State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Tuesday, April 26, 2005


1:00 P.M.


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


The following bills were read the first time and referred to the committees indicated.

Senator Larson, by request, introduced--

S.F. No. 2258: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; increasing the market value of class 1b
homesteads subject to a reduced class rate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 273.13, subdivision
22.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Pariseau, Ruud, Sams, Wergin and Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 2259: A bill for an act relating to public safety; reenacting the Minnesota Citizens' Personal
Protection Act of 2003; recognizing the inherent right of law-abiding citizens to self-protection through the
lawful use of self-defense; providing a system under which responsible, competent adults can exercise
their right to self-protection by authorizing them to obtain a permit to carry a pistol; providing criminal
penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 624.714, subdivision 17, as reenacted.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Rest and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2260: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting over-the-counter drugs and certain
medical equipment and mobility enhancing equipment from the sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes
2004, section 297A.67, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Sparks introduced--

S.F. No. 2261: A bill for an act relating to flood control; creating a demonstration project;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2262: A bill for an act relating to state officials; eliminating state-paid insurance and benefits
coverage for certain elected and appointed officials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 43A.18,
subdivision 6; 43A.24, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; 43A.27, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators LeClair, Jungbauer and McGinn introduced--

S.F. No. 2263: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring school districts to spend at least
65 percent of their total operating expenditures on direct classroom expenditures; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hann, Wergin, Reiter, Larson and Gerlach introduced--

S.F. No. 2264: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring school districts to spend at least
65 percent of their total operating expenditures on direct classroom expenditures; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Cohen, for the Committee on Finance, introduced--

S.F. No. 2265: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding for the University of
Minnesota, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the Higher Education Services Office, and the
Mayo Medical Foundation; providing for the mission of state universities; regulating the marketing of
credit cards to students; regulating the responsibilities of and changing the name of the Higher Education
Services Office; regulating the state grant program and other financial aid programs; providing benefits for
students entering active military service; providing assistance for low-income students to increase college
awareness; regulating the selection of regents of the University of Minnesota; regulating the Minnesota
college savings program; providing assistance to nursing students; creating a task force on postsecondary
funding; creating a Rochester higher education development committee; regulating private career schools;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 135A.052, subdivision 1; 136A.01,
subdivision 2; 136A.031, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 136A.121, subdivisions 2, 6, 9, 13, by adding subdivisions;
136A.125, subdivision 2; 136A.1701, by adding subdivisions; 136F.02, subdivision 1; 136F.04,
subdivision 4; 136G.03, subdivisions 3, 21a, 22, 32; 136G.05, subdivision 8; 136G.09, subdivisions 11, 12;
136G.11, subdivisions 1, 3, 13, by adding a subdivision; 136G.13, subdivisions 1, 5; 136G.14; 137.0245,
subdivision 3; 141.21, by adding a subdivision; 141.25, subdivisions 3, 5, 8, 9, 12; 141.251; 141.26,
subdivision 5; 141.271, subdivisions 4, 7, 10, by adding subdivisions; 141.28, subdivision 1, by adding a
subdivision; 141.29, subdivision 3; 141.30; 141.35; 299A.45, subdivisions 1, 4; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 136A; 137; 141; 144; 583; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004,
sections 136A.011; 136A.031, subdivision 1; Laws 1986, chapter 398, article 1, section 18, as amended;
Minnesota Rules, parts 4815.0100; 4815.0110; 4815.0120; 4815.0130; 4815.0140; 4815.0150; 4815.0160;
4830.8100; 4830.8110; 4830.8120; 4830.8130; 4830.8140; 4830.8150.

Under the Rules of the Senate, laid over one day.

Senator Cohen, for the Committee on Finance, introduced--

S.F. No. 2266: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the general
legislative and administrative expenses of state government; modifying provisions related to state
government operations; modifying certain fee and revenue provisions; modifying provisions of various
state boards and commissions; requiring studies and reports; facilitating registering to vote and voting;
clarifying the definition of campaign expenditure; making certain exceptions to the ban on gifts to public
officials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 3.9741, subdivision 1; 10A.01, subdivisions 9, 35;
10A.071, subdivision 3; 15.06, subdivision 1; 16A.055, subdivision 1; 16A.103, subdivisions 1a, 1b;
16A.11, subdivision 2; 16B.04, subdivision 2; 16B.48, subdivisions 4, 5; 16C.26, subdivisions 3, 4;
16C.28, subdivision 2; 16E.01, subdivisions 1, 3; 16E.02; 16E.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 7; 16E.04;
16E.0465, subdivisions 1, 2; 16E.055; 16E.07, subdivision 8; 37.06; 43A.33, subdivision 1; 135A.17,
subdivision 2; 181.932, by adding a subdivision; 197.608, subdivision 5; 201.014, subdivision 2; 201.061,
subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 201.071, subdivision 1; 201.091, subdivision 4; 201.15;
203B.16, by adding a subdivision; 204B.10, subdivision 6; 204B.24; 204B.27, subdivision 11; 204C.06,
subdivision 2; 204C.07, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 204C.08, subdivision 1a; 204C.10;
204C.12, subdivisions 2, 4; 299C.65, subdivisions 1, 2; 349A.10, subdivision 3; 363A.28, subdivision 6;
363A.35, subdivision 3; 403.36, subdivision 1; 471.895, subdivision 3; 507.093; 507.24, subdivision 2;
524.5-310; S.F. No. 1879, article 10, section 33, if enacted; Laws 1998, chapter 404, section 15,
subdivision 2, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 6; 10; 15; 16E;
190; 641; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 16B.48, subdivision 3; 16B.52; 16E.0465,
subdivision 3; 363A.29, subdivision 2.

Under the Rules of the Senate, laid over one day.

Senators Stumpf, Olson, Kelley and Marko introduced--

S.F. No. 2267: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for prekindergarten through grade 12
education including general education; education excellence; special programs; technology, facilities, and
accounting; nutrition; state agencies; technical and conforming amendments; authorizing rulemaking;
providing for reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 13.321, by
adding a subdivision; 120A.05, by adding a subdivision; 120B.02; 120B.021, subdivision 1, by adding a
subdivision; 120B.024; 120B.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8; 120B.22, subdivision 1; 120B.30,
subdivisions 1, 1a, by adding a subdivision; 120B.31, subdivision 4; 121A.06, subdivisions 2, 3; 121A.41,
subdivision 10; 121A.53; 121A.66, subdivision 5, by adding subdivisions; 121A.67; 122A.06, subdivision
4; 122A.12, subdivision 2; 122A.15, by adding a subdivision; 122A.18, subdivision 2a; 122A.40,
subdivision 5; 122A.41, subdivisions 2, 5a, 14; 122A.413; 122A.60, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions;
122A.61, subdivision 1; 123A.05, subdivision 2; 123B.02, by adding subdivisions; 123B.04, subdivisions
1, 2; 123B.42, by adding a subdivision; 123B.49, subdivision 4; 123B.492; 123B.53, subdivisions 1, 4, by
adding a subdivision; 123B.54, as amended; 123B.55; 123B.75, by adding a subdivision; 123B.76,
subdivision 3; 123B.79, subdivision 6; 123B.81, subdivision 1; 123B.82; 123B.83, subdivision 2; 123B.88,
by adding a subdivision; 123B.92, subdivisions 1, 5; 124D.081; 124D.09, subdivision 12; 124D.095,
subdivisions 2, 4, 8, by adding a subdivision; 124D.10, subdivision 8; 124D.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6;
124D.111, subdivision 1; 124D.118, subdivision 4; 124D.40; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124D.66,
subdivision 3; 124D.68, subdivision 9; 124D.69, subdivision 1; 124D.74, subdivision 1; 124D.81,
subdivision 1; 124D.84, subdivision 1; 125A.11, subdivision 1; 125A.24; 125A.28; 125A.51; 125A.76,
subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 125A.79, subdivisions 1, 6; 126C.01, subdivision 11; 126C.05, by adding
subdivisions; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 13, 13a, 13b, 18, 24, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33; 126C.13, subdivision 4,
by adding subdivisions; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 9, 11, 13; 126C.21, subdivision 4; 126C.40,
subdivision 1; 126C.457; 126C.48, subdivisions 2, 8; 126C.63, subdivisions 5, 8; 127A.41, subdivision 8;
127A.45, subdivisions 11, 12; 127A.47, subdivisions 7, 8; 127A.49, subdivisions 2, 3; 128C.12,
subdivisions 1, 3; 128D.11, subdivision 9; 134.31, by adding a subdivision; 179A.03, subdivision 14;
260C.201, subdivision 1; 275.14; 275.16; 469.177, subdivision 9; 475.61, subdivision 4; 2005 S.F. No. 1879, article 3, section 3, subdivisions 2, 3, 7, 8, 24, 25, 26, 29, 31, 32, 35, 36, 41, 43, 44, 50, if enacted;

2005 S.F. No. 1879, article 3, section 4, if enacted; 2005 S.F. No. 1879, article 3, section 5, if enacted;
Laws 1996, chapter 412, article 5, section 24; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 9, article 4, section
29, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 120A; 120B; 121A; 122A;
123B; 124D; 125A; 125B; 127A; 129C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 121A.23; 122A.414;
122A.415; 123B.83, subdivision 1; 125A.75, subdivision 8; 126C.10, subdivisions 13a, 13b, 29, 30, 31,
32, 33; 126C.42, subdivisions 1, 4; 126C.44; 128C.12, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.