State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, February 28, 2005


11:00 A.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.

Senators Dille, Frederickson, Pariseau and Rosen introduced--

S.F. No. 1248: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for environmental,
natural resources, agricultural, and economic development purposes; establishing and modifying certain
programs; reorganizing environmental agencies; providing for regulation of certain activities and
practices; providing for accounts, assessments, and fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections
15.01; 16A.125, subdivision 5; 17.03, subdivision 13; 17.117, by adding a subdivision; 18B.08,
subdivision 4; 18B.26, subdivision 3; 18B.31, subdivision 5; 18B.315, subdivision 6; 18B.32, subdivision
6; 18B.33, subdivision 7; 18B.34, subdivision 5; 18C.141, subdivisions 1, 3, 5; 18C.425, subdivision 6;
18E.03, subdivision 2; 18G.10, subdivisions 5, 7; 18H.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 19.64, subdivision 1;
25.341, subdivision 2; 25.39, subdivisions 1, 4; 60A.14, subdivision 1; 60K.55, subdivision 2; 72B.04,
subdivision 10; 82B.09, subdivision 1; 84.631; 85.052, subdivision 4; 85.055, subdivision 2, by adding a
subdivision; 85.42; 89.039, subdivision 1; 89.37, by adding a subdivision; 93.22, subdivision 1; 97A.071,
subdivision 2; 97A.075; 103G.271, subdivision 6; 103G.301, subdivision 2; 103I.681, subdivision 11;
115A.06, subdivision 5; 115A.07, subdivision 1; 115A.15, subdivision 7; 115A.38, subdivision 1; 116.03,
subdivision 1; 116.07, subdivision 4b; 116C.779, subdivision 2; 116J.551, subdivision 1; 116J.63,
subdivision 2; 116J.8731, subdivision 5; 168.1296, subdivision 1; 183.41, by adding a subdivision;
183.411, subdivisions 2a, 3; 183.42; 183.44, subdivision 1; 183.51, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision;
183.545; 183.57; 216C.41, subdivisions 2, 5, 5a; 223.17, subdivision 3; 231.16; 232.22, subdivision 3;
236.02, subdivision 4; 282.09, by adding a subdivision; 297H.13, subdivision 2; 326.975, subdivision 1;
345.47, subdivisions 3, 3a; 373.40, subdivisions 1, 3; 462A.05, subdivision 3a; 462A.33, subdivision 2;
473.846; 517.08, subdivisions 1b, 1c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 25;
45; 84; 92; 93; 116; 477A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 18B.065, subdivision 5; 19.64,
subdivision 4a; 45.0295; 84.901; 115A.03, subdivisions 8a, 22a; 115A.055, subdivision 1; 115A.158,
subdivision 3; 115D.03, subdivision 4; 116.02, subdivision 5; 116.04; 116J.58, subdivision 3; 462C.15;
473.801, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Jungbauer and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1249: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VIII,
section 6; eliminating the specified list of grounds for recall; making conforming statutory amendments;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 211C.03; 211C.06; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004,
sections 211C.01, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 211C.02; 211C.04; 211C.05.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.

Senators Koering, Wergin, Hann, Nienow and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1250: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; authorizing rulemaking concerning grain storage
and general merchandise storage warehouse licensing; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 231; 232.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senators Frederickson, Vickerman and Kubly introduced--

S.F. No. 1251: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a fund transfer for Independent
School District No. 418, Russell.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Anderson, Pappas, Cohen and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1252: A bill for an act relating to water; providing for the consumptive use of groundwater.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Pappas, Moua, Anderson and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1253: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing the city of St. Paul to
participate in the creation of, and to contract with, a nonprofit organization for management and operation
of the RiverCentre complex.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Wergin, Lourey, Day, Vickerman and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 1254: A bill for an act relating to veterans; designating the month of May each year as "Hire a
Veteran Month" in Minnesota; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senators Hottinger and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1255: A bill for an act relating to education finance; simplifying the operating referendum
ballot language; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 126C.17, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bakk, Solon and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1256: A bill for an act relating to bond allocations; increasing the reserve from the public
facilities pool for Western Lake Superior Sanitary District projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
section 474A.061, subdivision 2c.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Solon, Belanger, Saxhaug, Pariseau and Gerlach introduced--

S.F. No. 1257: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to promote
foreign trade.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lourey, Rosen, Higgins, Moua and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1258: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for a lead hazard reduction
project to reduce and prevent lead poisoning in Minnesota's children.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Belanger; Johnson, D.E.; Rest and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1259: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; exempting recycling and garbage trucks
from certain weight restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 169.87, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Solon, Scheid, Belanger, Bakk and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1260: A bill for an act relating to health; regulating certain sales and deliveries of tobacco
products; imposing criminal and civil penalties; providing remedies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
section 297F.21, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Koering, Kierlin, Kiscaden, Saxhaug and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1261: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for comprehensive family
life and sexuality education programs.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kierlin, Koering, Kiscaden, Pappas and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 1262: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for comprehensive family life and sex
education programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 121A.23.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kubly, Anderson, Vickerman, Rosen and Senjem introduced--

S.F. No. 1263: A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing goal of wind power usage at 20 percent
by 2020; establishing wind energy conversion system loan guarantee program; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2004, section 216B.1691, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.

Senators Kierlin and Sparks introduced--

S.F. No. 1264: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring dike repair on certain state lands;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 103G.505, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Kelley and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 1265: A bill for an act relating to education; providing state facilities aid to charter schools to
lease, purchase, renovate, or construct school buildings or rent, lease, or purchase land; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 124D.11, subdivisions 4, 7, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Rosen, Wergin, Fischbach and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1266: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying certain critical access hospital provisions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 144.147, subdivision 1; 144.148, subdivision 1; 144.551,
subdivision 1; 144.562, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 1267: A bill for an act relating to Hennepin County; modifying regional park district
provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 383B.68, subdivisions 2, 4; 383B.703; 383B.71;
383B.73, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Fischbach, Wergin, Murphy, Kleis and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1268: A bill for an act relating to veterans; eliminating a restriction on a veteran's preference
provision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 43A.11, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senators Metzen; Michel; Johnson, D.E. and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 1269: A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating compensation plans of the State
Board of Investment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 11A.04; 11A.07, subdivision 4;
15A.0815, subdivision 2; 43A.18, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Ourada, Metzen, Gaither, Bakk and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1270: A bill for an act relating to radioactive waste; imposing a fee for transportation of
radioactive waste or material; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 116C.731, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.

Senators Dibble, Rosen, Ranum, Frederickson and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1271: A bill for an act relating to economic development; adjusting marriage and marriage
dissolution fees to fund employment opportunities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
2004, sections 357.021, subdivisions 1a, 2; 517.08, subdivisions 1b, 1c.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.

Senators Murphy and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1272: A bill for an act relating to state government; adding an ex officio member to the Indian
Affairs Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 3.922, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Kubly and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 1273: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing medical assistance
reimbursement rates for a nursing facility in Renville County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section
256B.434, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Scheid, Moua, Sparks, LeClair and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 1274: A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting flexible benefits plans for small
employer group health coverage; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62L.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1275: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting the city of Wabasha to
establish a port authority commission; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 1276: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of
Trustees of the Minnesota State College and Universities for the teacher center.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 1277: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for repairs at the
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 1278: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for kindergarten through grade 12
education and early childhood and family education including general education, other general programs,
education excellence, special programs, facilities and technology, nutrition, libraries, early childhood
family support, community education and prevention, self-sufficiency and lifelong learning, and state
agencies; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections
13.321, by adding a subdivision; 120A.05, by adding a subdivision; 120A.22, subdivision 12; 120B.02;
120B.13, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; 120B.30, subdivisions 1, 1a; 121A.17, subdivision 1;
121A.19; 122A.12, subdivision 2; 122A.413; 122A.414; 122A.415, subdivisions 1, 3; 122A.61,
subdivision 1; 123A.05, subdivision 2; 123A.24, subdivision 2; 123A.27; 123A.485, subdivision 2;
123B.09, subdivision 8; 123B.143, subdivision 1; 123B.42, subdivision 3; 123B.53, subdivision 5;
123B.54; 123B.57, subdivision 4; 123B.92, subdivisions 1, 5, 9; 124D.081, subdivision 6; 124D.09,
subdivision 13; 124D.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 8; 124D.15, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 10, 12, by adding
subdivisions; 124D.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 124D.22, subdivision 3; 124D.531, subdivisions 1, 4; 124D.65,
subdivision 5; 124D.66, subdivision 3; 124D.83, subdivision 2; 124D.86, subdivision 3; 124D.88,
subdivision 4; 125A.11, subdivision 1; 125A.51; 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding subdivisions;
125A.79, subdivisions 1, 5, 7, by adding subdivisions; 126C.01, subdivision 7; 126C.05, subdivisions 1, 5,
6; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 13, 13a, 17, 18, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 31, 32, by adding
subdivisions; 126C.13, subdivision 4; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 13; 126C.40, subdivision 1;
126C.457; 126C.48, by adding a subdivision; 126C.63, subdivisions 5, 8; 127A.45, subdivision 11;
127A.47, subdivisions 7, 8; 127A.49, subdivision 2; 171.04, subdivision 1; 171.05, subdivisions 2, 2b, 3;
171.30, subdivision 1; 260A.03; 290.01, subdivision 19c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 120A; 120B; 122A; 123A; 123B; 124D; 125B; 171; 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes
2004, sections 122A.415, subdivision 2; 122A.60; 123A.39, subdivision 3; 123B.05; 124D.15,
subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 13; 124D.16, subdivisions 1, 4; 126C.12; 126C.41, subdivision 5; 126C.43,
subdivisions 2, 3; 126C.44; 126C.445; 126C.45; 126C.455; 127A.50; Laws 1996, chapter 412, article 5,
section 28; Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 4, section 31; Laws 2001, First Special
Session chapter 5, article 3, section 87; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 1, section 53, as
amended.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Dibble and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1279: A bill for an act relating to human services; removing the sunset for a provision
exempting certain antihemophilic factor drugs from prior authorization under medical assistance;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13f.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Skoe, Pappas, Kierlin and Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 1280: A bill for an act relating to liquor; increasing restrictions on the use of alcohol by a
person under the age of 21 years; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 340A.503, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Skoe, Kierlin and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1281: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of
Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities for farm and small business management
programs.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 1282: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of
Regents of the University of Minnesota for student outreach.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Gerlach, Tomassoni, Larson, Bakk and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 1283: A bill for an act relating to state government; renaming the State Office Building as the
Edward A. Burdick State Office Building.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Solon, Sams, Stumpf, Koering and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 1284: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for community action
grants.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kiscaden and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 1285: 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 and local
government operations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 11A.04; 11A.07, subdivisions 4, 5;
15B.17, subdivision 1; 16A.1286, subdivisions 2, 3; 16A.152, subdivision 2; 16A.1522, subdivision 1;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 16A.1522, subdivision 4; 16A.30.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kelley and Marko introduced--

S.F. No. 1286: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for computer-based adaptive
assessments; establishing a student portfolio demonstration project.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Scheid, LeClair and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 1287: A bill for an act relating to real property; regulating causes of action arising out of
construction defects in residential housing; providing for notice and opportunity to repair; proposing
coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 337A.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Saxhaug, Dille and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1288: A bill for an act relating to gambling; modifying definition of video game of chance;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 609.75, subdivision 8.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senators Kiscaden and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1289: A bill for an act relating to health; recodifying statutes and rules relating to social work;
authorizing rulemaking; providing penalties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
sections 13.383, subdivision 10; 13.411, subdivision 5; 144.335, subdivision 1; 144A.46, subdivision 2;
147.09; 214.01, subdivision 2; 245.462, subdivision 18; 245.4871, subdivision 27; 256B.0625, subdivision
38; 256J.08, subdivision 73a; 319B.02, subdivision 19; 319B.40; proposing coding for new law as
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 148B.18; 148B.185;
148B.19; 148B.20; 148B.21; 148B.215; 148B.22; 148B.224; 148B.225; 148B.226; 148B.24; 148B.25;
148B.26; 148B.27; 148B.28; 148B.281; 148B.282; 148B.283; 148B.284; 148B.285; 148B.286; 148B.287;
148B.288; 148B.289; Minnesota Rules, parts 8740.0100; 8740.0110; 8740.0120; 8740.0122; 8740.0130;
8740.0155; 8740.0185; 8740.0187; 8740.0200; 8740.0240; 8740.0260; 8740.0285; 8740.0300; 8740.0310;
8740.0315; 8740.0320; 8740.0325; 8740.0330; 8740.0335; 8740.0340; 8740.0345.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Hann introduced--

S.F. No. 1290: A bill for an act relating to education; prohibiting negotiation of teacher contracts
during the school year; repealing the January 15 penalty for failing to settle teacher contracts; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 179A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section
123B.05.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kelley, Skoe, Olson and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 1291: A bill for an act relating to education; licensing teachers of interdisciplinary teaching
and facilitating learning in innovative schools and programs; providing for rulemaking; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 122A.09, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Moua, Higgins and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 1292: A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring that certain offenders receive notice of
eligibility to vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 244; 609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Moua, Chaudhary, Dibble, Marko and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 1293: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; conforming definition of commercial
motor vehicle to federal law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 171.01, subdivision 22.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Moua, Chaudhary, Dibble, Ranum and Marko introduced--

S.F. No. 1294: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; clarifying authority of commissioner of
public safety to deny limited driver's license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 171.30,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Bakk, Lourey, Marty, Kelley and Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 1295: A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring state and local jail and prison inmates
to be housed in publicly owned and operated jails and prisons; prohibiting the state and counties from
contracting with private prisons; prohibiting renewal of the Prairie Correctional Facility contract;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 241.01, subdivision 3a; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapters 243; 641.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Saxhaug and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1296: A bill for an act relating to highways; allowing two-way operation of snowmobiles on
either side of local road right-of-way when authorized by local road authorities; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2004, section 84.87, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1297: A bill for an act relating to human services; extending the deadline for a nursing facility
moratorium exception project.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Higgins, Marty, Sams, Pariseau and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1298: A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for the recovery and recycling of
waste electronic products; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Kiscaden, Higgins and Senjem introduced--

S.F. No. 1299: A bill for an act relating to Wabasha County; authorizing any city in Wabasha County
to build a jail and criminal justice center; authorizing the Wabasha County sheriff to keep office in a city
outside the county seat.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Sparks, Higgins, Anderson, Chaudhary and Dibble introduced--

S.F. No. 1300: A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring the adoption of an occupational
safety and health standard regulating ergonomic hazards.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.

Senators Murphy, Ourada, Marko, Chaudhary and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1301: A bill for an act relating to transportation; increasing motor fuel tax rates and providing
for annual adjustments; expanding authority of counties to levy wheelage taxes; increasing base tax on
passenger automobiles; authorizing counties to impose sales tax for transportation purposes; authorizing
cities and counties to impose transportation impact fees; authorizing issuance of state trunk highway bonds
for trunk highway improvements; authorizing issuance of state transportation bonds for construction and
reconstruction of key local bridges; authorizing issuance of the county state-aid highway fund; exempting
certain criteria from the Administrative Procedure Act; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2004, sections 162.06, subdivision 1; 162.07, subdivision 1; 163.051; 168.013, subdivision 1a;
174.52, subdivision 5; 296A.07, subdivision 3; 296A.08, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapters 296A; 297A; 426.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Wergin, Nienow and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1302: A bill for an act relating to health; providing a temporary rate increase to allow a
nursing facility in Princeton to recover costs incurred as a result of the nursing facility survey process;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 256B.434, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bakk, Murphy and Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1303: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; authorizing placement of disabled veteran
status on drivers' licenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 171.07, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Kelley; Stumpf; Johnson, D.E.; Wergin and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1304: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the basic formula allowance;
restoring the special education growth factors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 125A.76,
subdivisions 1, 4; 125A.79, subdivisions 1, 6; 126C.10, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Chaudhary, Kiscaden, Higgins, Rosen and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1305: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for food and nutrition
assistance.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1306: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the state requirement for pupil
transportation for elementary pupils; authorizing a levy to pay for certain transportation costs; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 123B.88, subdivision 1; 123B.92, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Chaudhary, Skoglund, Sparks, Betzold and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1307: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; requiring disclosure to consumers of a
breach in security by businesses maintaining personal information in electronic form; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Lourey, Skoe, Murphy, Frederickson and Wergin introduced--

S.F. No. 1308: A bill for an act relating to public officials; expanding a leave of absence provision to
include elected tribal government officials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 3.088, subdivisions
1, 2, 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Kelley; Johnson, D.E.; Kiscaden; Senjem and Rosen introduced--

S.F. No. 1309: A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the Board of
Regents of the University of Minnesota for biotechnology and medical genomics research.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sparks, Lourey, Sams, Anderson and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1310: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring health plan companies to file reports
with respect to certain costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 62Q.64.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Rest and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1311: A bill for an act relating to education; restoring funding for area learning center pupils;
increasing the age of eligible pupils; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 123A.06, subdivision 2;
126C.05, subdivisions 8, 15; 126C.10, subdivision 2a.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Rosen, Ruud, Vickerman, Skoe and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1312: A bill for an act relating to local government aids; changing the aid formula for certain
cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 477A.011, subdivision 34.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators LeClair, Fischbach, Rosen, Wergin and Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 1313: A bill for an act relating to operation of state government; modifying license fees for
waivered services programs serving persons with developmental disabilities; changing provisions for
state-operated services; health care; nursing facility reimbursement; making changes to programs for
children and families; modifying certain fees; modifying license provisions for exploratory borings;
modifying health professional education loan forgiveness program; modifying Vital Statistics Act;
modifying environmental laboratory certification provisions; providing for positive abortion alternatives;
modifying funding for suicide prevention; modifying provisions for food, beverage, and lodging
establishments; requiring rulemaking; repealing regulation of complementary and alternative health care
practices; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 16A.724; 103I.101,
subdivision 6; 103I.208, subdivisions 1, 2; 103I.235, subdivision 1; 103I.601, subdivision 2; 119B.13,
subdivision 1; 144.122; 144.1501, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 144.226, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding
subdivisions; 144.3831, subdivision 1; 144.98, subdivision 3; 145.56, subdivisions 2, 5; 147A.08; 157.15,
by adding a subdivision; 157.16, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding subdivisions; 157.20, subdivisions 2, 2a;
214.01, subdivision 2; 245.4661, subdivisions 2, 6; 245A.10, subdivision 5; 245C.10, subdivisions 2, 3;
245C.32, subdivision 2; 246.0136, subdivision 1; 253.20; 256.01, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions;
256.019, subdivision 1; 256.045, subdivision 3; 256.046, subdivision 1; 256.741, subdivision 4; 256.9657,
by adding a subdivision; 256.969, subdivision 3a; 256B.04, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0575;
256B.0595, subdivision 2; 256B.0625, subdivisions 13, 13a, 13c, 13e, 13f, by adding subdivisions;
256B.32, subdivision 1; 256B.431, subdivisions 28, 29, 30, 35, by adding a subdivision; 256B.432,
subdivisions 1, 2, 5, by adding subdivisions; 256B.434, subdivisions 3, 4, 4a, 4b, 4c, 4d, by adding a
subdivision; 256B.438, subdivision 3; 256B.47, subdivision 2; 256B.69, by adding a subdivision; 256B.75;
256D.03, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 256D.06, subdivisions 5, 7, by adding a subdivision;
256J.12, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 256J.95, by adding subdivisions; 256L.03, subdivisions 1,
3; 256L.04, subdivisions 1, 8; 256L.05, subdivision 5; 256L.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 256L.09, subdivision 2;
256L.11, subdivision 6; 256L.12, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 326.42, subdivision 2; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 145; 256B; 256K; 501B; repealing Minnesota Statutes
2004, sections 13.383, subdivision 3; 13.411, subdivision 3; 119B.074; 144.1502; 146A.01; 146A.02;
146A.025; 146A.03; 146A.04; 146A.05; 146A.06; 146A.07; 146A.08; 146A.09; 146A.10; 146A.11;
157.215; 256.955; 256D.54, subdivision 3; 256L.035; 256L.04, subdivision 7; 256L.09, subdivisions 1, 4,
5, 6, 7; 295.581; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 14, article 9, section 34; Minnesota Rules, parts
9500.1254; 9500.1256.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pappas, Kelley and Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 1314: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing negotiation of additional probationary
period upon promotion from assistant principal to principal in schools in cities of the first class; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 122A.41, subdivision 5a.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kleis, Pariseau, Wiger, Scheid and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1315: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing requirements for precinct summary
statements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 204C.24, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.

Senators Kleis, Pariseau, Wiger and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1316: A bill for an act relating to elections; specifying a minimum polling place size and
number of voting booths; requiring certain signs at polling places; requiring certain additional election
judges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 204B.16, subdivision 1; 204B.18, subdivision 1;
204B.22, subdivision 3; 204C.08, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 204B.22,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.

Senators Kleis, Pariseau, Wiger and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1317: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing provisions governing certain conduct in
or near polling places; changing certain election day prohibitions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
sections 204C.06, subdivision 1; 211B.11, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1318: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying terms of local parks grant
program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 85.019, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Marko, Kleis, Wiger, Higgins and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1319: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; changing certain reporting requirements;
redefining inactivity; requiring assumption of certain liabilities; changing certain limits; changing public
subsidy distribution requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 10A.20, subdivisions 2, 5,
by adding a subdivision; 10A.24, subdivision 2; 10A.242, subdivision 2; 10A.25, subdivision 2; 10A.31,
subdivisions 6, 7; 10A.323.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.

Senator Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 1320: A bill for an act relating to the Department of Revenue; requiring toll-free telephone
lines for taxpayer assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 270.06.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Higgins, Senjem, Jungbauer, Chaudhary and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1321: A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Airports Commission; providing for
additional taxicabs at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport; providing a procedure to increase fees on
taxicab services; permitting transfer of taxicab permits and assets; prohibiting the enactment of certain
unsafe rules; providing for a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 221.091, subdivision 3;
473.606, by adding a subdivision; 473.621, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Dibble introduced--

S.F. No. 1322: A bill for an act relating to alcoholic beverages; eliminating prohibition against dual
distribution in the beer market; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 325B.03.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 1323: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for public safety,
corrections, various boards, and the courts; making the fee to access public criminal history data on the
Internet Web site of the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension permanent; establishing a Gang and Drug
Oversight Council; specifying the council's duties and membership; providing for grants; requiring fire
safety inspections of various lodging facilities; modifying emergency telecommunications service fee;
authorizing revenue bonds; transferring responsibility for youth intervention program; scheduling
ephedrine and pseudoephedrine products as Schedule V controlled substances; regulating the sale of
methamphetamine precursor drugs; authorizing reporting of suspicious transactions involving these drugs
and providing civil immunity for so doing; further regulating while recodifying activities involving
anhydrous ammonia; requiring courts to order restitution in certain situations involving controlled
substances; imposing property restrictions in certain situations involving controlled substances; increasing
the criminal penalties for possessing certain substances with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine
and recodifying this crime; establishing new methamphetamine-related crimes; clarifying the definition of
"narcotic drug"; expanding the definition of "violent crime" for mandatory sentencing purposes; requiring
that vehicles and other property used to manufacture methamphetamine indicate this in the title or by an
affidavit; imposing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 13.87, subdivision 3;
152.01, subdivision 10; 152.02, subdivision 6; 152.021, subdivisions 2a, 3; 152.027, subdivisions 1, 2;
152.135, subdivision 2; 171.20, subdivision 4; 171.26; 299F.391, subdivision 1; 299F.46, subdivisions 1,
3; 357.021, subdivisions 6, 7; 403.11, subdivision 1; 403.27, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding subdivisions;
403.30, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; 609.1095, subdivision 1; 609.119; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 152; 299A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 299A.64;
299A.65; 299A.66; 403.30, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Neuville and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 1324: A bill for an act relating to education finance; allowing school boards to elect to levy
debt service against referendum market value; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 123B.53,
subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 123B.55; 123B.71, subdivision 9; 126C.01, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1325: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring life without release sentences for
certain egregious first degree criminal sexual conduct offenses; requiring indeterminate life sentences for
certain sex offenses; increasing statutory maximum sentences for sex offenses; establishing the Minnesota
Sex Offender Review Board and providing its responsibilities, including release decisions, access to data,
expedited rulemaking, and the applicability to it of contested case proceedings and the Open Meeting Law;
directing the Sentencing Guidelines Commission to modify the sentencing guidelines; providing criminal
penalties; modifying predatory offender registration and community notification requirements; requiring
victim notification for commitment of persons with sexual psychopathic personalities and sexually
dangerous persons under certain circumstances; providing registration requirements for persons without a
primary address under the registry; providing for registration of offenders from other states and offenders
released from federal facilities under the registry; expanding Department of Human Services access to the
predatory offender registry; modifying the predatory offender registry law to require registered offenders
to disclose to health care facilities, upon admittance, their status as a registered predatory offender, and to
require local law enforcement to disclose a registrant's status to the administration of a health care facility
if a registered offender is receiving inpatient care; removing the commissioner of human services'
discretion to grant variances/set-asides for persons convicted of certain violent crimes; modifying the
human services criminal background check law; establishing an ongoing Sex Offender Policy Board to
develop uniform supervision and professional standards; requiring the committing court to review special
review board recommendations with respect to discharge of psychopathic personalities, sexual
psychopathic personalities, and sexually dangerous persons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections
13.851, by adding a subdivision; 13D.01, subdivision 2; 144.335, by adding a subdivision; 144A.135;
241.67, subdivision 3; 242.195, subdivision 1; 243.166; 243.167; 244.05, subdivisions 4, 5, 6, 7; 244.052,
subdivisions 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; 245C.03, subdivision 1; 245C.15, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4;
245C.17, subdivisions 2, 3; 245C.21, subdivisions 3, 4; 245C.22, by adding a subdivision; 245C.23,
subdivision 1; 245C.24, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 245C.30, subdivisions 1, 2; 246.13;
253B.02, subdivision 4a, by adding subdivisions; 253B.08, subdivision 2; 253B.18, subdivisions 4a, 5, by
adding a subdivision; 299C.093; 609.108, subdivisions 3, 4, 7; 609.109, subdivisions 2, 5, 7; 609.117,
subdivisions 1, 2; 609.1351; 609.2231, subdivision 3; 609.341, by adding subdivisions; 609.342,
subdivisions 2, 3; 609.343, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.344, subdivisions 2, 3; 609.345, subdivisions 2, 3;
609.347; 609.3471; 609.348; 609.353; 609.485, subdivisions 2, 4; 617.23, subdivisions 2, 3; 626.556,
subdivision 3; 626.557, subdivisions 12b, 14; 631.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 243; 244; 609; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 243.166, subdivisions 1, 8;
246.017, subdivision 1; 609.108, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 1326: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for an official map of state
forest roads as an alternative recording method; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 89.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1327: A bill for an act relating to the environment; providing for cathode-ray tube recycling;
authorizing rulemaking; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
116H.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Koering, Higgins and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1328: A bill for an act relating to health; reinstating provisions relating to voluntary licensure
of alcohol and drug counselors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 148C.11, subdivisions 1, 5, 6.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Michel, Gaither, Tomassoni, Anderson and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1329: A bill for an act relating to insurance; repealing the Minnesota No-Fault Automobile
Insurance Act; providing an appropriate premium reduction; requiring liability coverage; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 65B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 65B.41;
65B.42; 65B.43; 65B.44; 65B.45; 65B.46; 65B.47; 65B.48; 65B.482; 65B.49; 65B.50; 65B.51; 65B.525;
65B.53; 65B.54; 65B.55; 65B.56; 65B.57; 65B.58; 65B.59; 65B.60; 65B.61; 65B.63; 65B.64; 65B.65;
65B.66; 65B.685; 65B.71.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Bachmann and Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 1330: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for
improvements to Anoka County State-Aid Highway 14; authorizing issuance of general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bachmann and Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 1331: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing local governments to issue
certificates of indebtedness with ten-year terms to purchase aerial platform fire trucks; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 373.01, subdivision 3; 410.32; 412.301.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Anderson, Kubly, Metzen, Ourada and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1332: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for automatic recovery of electricity
transmission costs; amending certification requirements for high-voltage transmission lines; establishing
stakeholder group to study state certification and routing processes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2004,
sections 216B.16, by adding subdivisions; 216B.243, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.

Senators Hottinger, Skoe, Stumpf, Tomassoni and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1333: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing individual income tax rates; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Dibble, Frederickson, Kubly and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 1334: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to fund grants for the
deaf and hard of hearing.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Cohen, Robling, Langseth and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 1335: A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating state construction contracts;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, sections 16B.31, subdivision 1; 16B.33, subdivision 1; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 1336: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; prohibiting new tax increment
financing districts or certain modifications of existing districts; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Marty and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1337: A bill for an act relating to children; requiring notification of noncustodial parents and
the court of residence by custodial parent with certain convicted persons; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 257.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.