State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Wednesday, April 28, 2004


9:30 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.

Senator Jungbauer introduced--

S.F. No. 3051: A bill for an act relating to taxation; imposing a "dime-a-drink" tax on alcoholic
beverages; increasing the tax on cigarettes and tobacco products; eliminating the MinnesotaCare tax on
health care providers; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 62Q.095,
subdivision 6; 214.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 297F.05, subdivisions 3, 4; 297F.10, subdivision 2; 297G.05,
subdivisions 1, 2; 297G.10; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 270.06; 270B.14, subdivision
1; 297F.05, subdivision 1; 297F.10, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapters 16A; 297F; 297G; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.4967, subdivision 3; 295.50,
subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3, 4, 6, 6a, 7, 9c, 10a, 10b, 12b, 13, 14, 15; 295.51; 295.52; 295.53, subdivisions 2, 3,
4a; 295.54; 295.55, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 295.56; 295.57; 295.58; 295.581; 295.582; 295.59;
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 295.50, subdivision 9b; 295.53, subdivision 1; 295.55,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 3052: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying the local government aid formula;
eliminating taconite aids from the computation of city formula aid in the local government aid formula;
increasing the appropriation for local government aid; reducing the amount of motor vehicle sales tax
proceeds appropriated for transit; authorizing a metropolitan area sales tax for transit; appropriating
money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 297B.09, subdivision 1; 477A.011,
subdivisions 34, 36; 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9; 477A.03, subdivision 2a; proposing coding for new law
in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.