State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, February 16, 2004


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.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2002: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a fund transfer for
Intermediate School District No. 916, Northeast Metro.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Scheid, Foley, Wiger and Sparks introduced--

S.F. No. 2003: A bill for an act relating to education; restoring funding for the basic community
education program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section
124D.20, subdivision 3; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 9, article 8, section 7, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Moua; Langseth; Johnson, D.E.; Murphy and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 2004: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Central Corridor Transit Way.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Wergin, Olson, Fischbach and Gaither introduced--

S.F. No. 2005: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing for a balance requirement in
general education revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 126C.10, by adding a subdivision;
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Metzen, Ruud, Stumpf, Tomassoni and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 2006: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding health and safety revenue to
cover the costs of replacing certain school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 123B.57,
subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 123B.57, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Sparks introduced--

S.F. No. 2007: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for Riverland Community College.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Foley, Neuville, Moua, Betzold and McGinn introduced--

S.F. No. 2008: A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing a parole board; prescribing its
membership, duties, and powers; prescribing when an individual is eligible to be considered for parole;
authorizing the board to determine if selected Level III sex offenders should be referred to the county
attorney for civil commitment; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 244.05,
subdivision 7; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244A.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Bakk, Ruud, Gaither, Sams and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2009: A bill for an act relating to state government; transferring tourism functions from
Department of Employment and Economic Development to Explore Minnesota Tourism; appropriating
money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 116J.01, subdivision 5; 160.276, subdivision 5;
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 15.057; 15.75, subdivision 5; 116J.011; 116J.60; 161.20,
subdivision 3; 270B.14, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter
116U; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 116J.01, subdivision 4; 116J.036; 116J.615; 116J.616;
116J.63, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Kleis, Knutson, McGinn, Chaudhary and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2010: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; imposing petty misdemeanor penalty for
certain motor vehicle hit-and-run offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 169.09, by adding
a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Metzen, Stumpf, Senjem, Langseth and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2011: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for Inver Hills Community College.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2012: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance estate
recovery provisions; eliminating recoveries for alternative care costs; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 256B.15, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2; 524.3-805; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 514.991; 514.992; 514.993; 514.994; 514.995.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 2013: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the University Research Park.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pappas, Cohen, Marko, Wiger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2014: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money to acquire and refurbish the Union Depot concourse in the city of St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pappas, Skoe, Metzen, Langseth and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2015: A bill for an act relating to gambling; providing for lottery gaming machines;
authorizing the director of the state lottery to contract for the placement of gaming machines at a gaming
facility; imposing a tax on gaming machine revenue and providing for the use of gaming machine revenue;
providing powers and duties to the director; providing for blackjack and other card games at a gaming
facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 299L.07, subdivisions 2, 2a; 340A.410, subdivision
5; 349A.01, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 349A.13; 541.20; 541.21; 609.75, subdivision 3;
609.761, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 297A.94; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 297A; 349A.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2016: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a levy for Independent School
District No. 256, Red Wing.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Robling and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2017: A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing that the on-sale license for Elko Speedway
authorizes sales on all days of the week; amending Laws 2003, chapter 126, section 28.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Saxhaug, Sams, Skoe, Foley and Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 2018: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention and public safety; repealing certain
restrictions relating to part-time peace officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 626.8465,
subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 626.8465, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes
2003 Supplement, section 626.8468, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Rest, Kelley, Skoglund, Betzold and Gaither introduced--

S.F. No. 2019: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing compensatory revenue to
follow a compensatory student to a nonresident school district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
126C.10, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sparks, Foley, Higgins, Fischbach and Koering introduced--

S.F. No. 2020: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an exemption to the moratorium
on nursing home construction; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement,
section 144A.071, subdivision 4c.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Vickerman, Frederickson and Kubly introduced--

S.F. No. 2021: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for floodwater retention systems in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Dille, Langseth, Sams, Murphy and Hann introduced--

S.F. No. 2022: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus - St. Paul Dairy Barn.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lourey, Berglin and Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 2023: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing annual rate increases for certain
providers; terminating a rate reduction for certain providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 14,
article 13C, section 2, subdivision 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2024: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing the sale of a school facility;
forgiving any remaining balance on the maximum effort capital loan issued to former Independent School
District No. 566, Askov.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bakk, Solon and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2025: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for capital improvements to county court facilities; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 373.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kelley and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2026: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for prekindergarten through grade 12
education, including general education, education excellence, special programs, libraries, and state
agencies; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.321, subdivision 1, by
adding a subdivision; 13.46, subdivision 1; 122A.20, subdivision 2; 123B.143, subdivision 1; 123B.49,
subdivision 4; 123B.53, subdivision 6; 123B.76, by adding a subdivision; 123B.82; 124D.59, as amended;
124D.61; 125A.023, subdivision 3; 125A.03; 127A.42, subdivision 6; 127A.47, subdivision 3; 134.31, by
adding a subdivision; 134.45, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 120B.021,
subdivision 3; 120B.024; 120B.36; 123B.77, subdivision 4; 124D.095, subdivision 4; 124D.11,
subdivision 1; 124D.454, subdivision 2; 125A.023, subdivision 4; 127A.05, subdivision 4; 127A.42,
subdivision 2; 275.065, subdivision 1; 475.61, subdivision 4; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 9,
article 3, section 19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 120B; 127A; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 126C.23.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Metzen, Senjem, Langseth, Marko and Gaither introduced--

S.F. No. 2027: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for South St. Paul
landfill reclamation and conversion to parkland; authorizing the issuance of state general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Frederickson, Stumpf, Belanger, Olson and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 2028: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing levy amount for certain capital levies;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Olson, Kelley, Hann, Ranum and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 2029: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a value added assessment program
to measure growth in student academic achievement; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law
in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2030: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the alternative facilities
program criteria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 123B.59, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hottinger and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2031: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing that the education
expense credit and deduction apply to certain expenditures for prekindergarten expenses and museum
memberships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b;
290.0674, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Hottinger and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2032: A bill for an act relating to education finance; reinstating the after-school enrichment
grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hottinger and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2033: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XIII,
section 1; providing for the education of young children through age five.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hottinger, Tomassoni and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2034: A bill for an act relating to education; restoring funding for early childhood education
programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 124D.135,
subdivision 1; 124D.20, subdivision 3; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 9, article 7, section 11,
subdivisions 2, 3, 5; Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 9, article 8, section 7, subdivision 2;
repealing Laws 2003, First Special Session chapter 9, article 7, section 12.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2035: A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing funding for voluntary,
full-day kindergarten; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 126C.05,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Michel, Stumpf, Olson, Hann and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2036: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring persons under 18 years of age to attend
school as a requirement to possessing a driver's permit or license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
sections 171.04, subdivision 1; 171.05, subdivisions 2, 2b, 3; 260A.03; Minnesota Statutes 2003
Supplement, section 13.32, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
171.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Kiscaden, Neuville, Murphy, Rest and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2037: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; awarding attorney fees to landowner when
damage award exceeds original offer by 20 percent; requiring primary necessity before property may be
taken for public purpose; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 117.075; Minnesota Statutes 2003
Supplement, section 117.036, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Skoglund, Chaudhary and Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 2038: A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for settlement of various
claims; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2039: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association; authorizing the
acquisition of allowable and formula service credit for a paid leave of absence period.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Pappas, Langseth, Cohen, Anderson and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 2040: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for projects at the St. Paul Community and Technical College.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Rosen, Senjem, Larson, Metzen and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 2041: A bill for an act relating to real property; providing for recording and registration fees;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 357.18, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, by adding a subdivision; 505.08,
subdivision 2; 507.093; 508.82, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 508.82,
subdivision 1; 515B.1-116; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 357.18, subdivisions 3, 4.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Jungbauer, Scheid, Reiter, Michel and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2042: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for scholars of distinction program
grants; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2043: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain pupil transportation
requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 169.01, subdivision 6; 169.442, subdivisions 1,
5; 169.443, subdivisions 1, 2; 169.4503, subdivision 16; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections
123B.90, subdivision 2; 123B.93; 171.321, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
169.4503, subdivision 21.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Dibble, Anderson, Bakk, Hottinger and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2044: A bill for an act relating to labor relations; prohibiting use of state funds to encourage or
discourage union organizing; providing for a civil penalty; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 179.

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

Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Kubly, Kierlin and Wergin introduced--

S.F. No. 2045: A bill for an act relating to townships; permitting towns to levy more than the amount
authorized at the annual town meeting if authorized by law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
365.431; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 365.43.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2046: A bill for an act relating to human services; qualifying division of state and county cost
share of medical assistance costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 256B.19,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2047: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; providing a factor for determining the amount
of attorney fees awarded in certain actions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
549.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Kelley, Stumpf, Moua, Dibble and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2048: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the technology innovation grant
program for schools to purchase or lease wireless computing devices for students; appropriating money;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kiscaden, Senjem, Pogemiller, Belanger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2049: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for use of Rochester sales and use tax
revenues; increasing bond authorization; amending Laws 1998, chapter 389, article 8, section 43,
subdivisions 3, 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2050: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for asset
preservation at the Heritage Hjemkomst Center in the city of Moorhead; authorizing the sale of state
bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 2051: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention and public safety; requiring that level III
predatory offenders be photographed twice a year; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 243.166,
subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 2052: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention and public safety; providing for lifetime
supervision of certain repeat sex offenders released from prison and increasing the period of supervision
for other sex offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 609.109, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Berglin, Higgins and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2053: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to renovate and
expand the acute psychiatric service at Hennepin County Medical Center; authorizing the sale of state
bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kiscaden, Belanger, Senjem, Pogemiller and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2054: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for uses of Rochester sales and use tax
revenues; amending Laws 1998, chapter 389, article 8, section 43, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2055: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring the commissioner of public safety to
recognize certain accident prevention courses taken in other states; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
section 65B.28, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Pariseau, Metzen, McGinn, Knutson and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2056: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for Dakota County Technical College.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon, Higgins, Rosen, Kelley and Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 2057: A bill for an act relating to health; creating an Office of Mental Health; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kleis; Johnson, D.E. and Wergin introduced--

S.F. No. 2058: A bill for an act relating to local government; appropriating money to the St. Cloud
Area Planning Organization for further development of the transportation component of the St. Cloud area
joint planning district plan.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Stumpf, Rest, Kelley, Skoglund and Hann introduced--

S.F. No. 2059: A bill for an act relating to education finance; simplifying referendum revenue ballot
questions; restoring certain school district levy authority; restoring building lease levy authority; restoring
authority to levy for the full cost of judgments and employment insurance costs; restoring the safe schools
levy to $30 per pupil; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 126C.17, subdivision 9;
126C.40, subdivision 1; 126C.43, subdivisions 2, 3; 126C.44.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon, Bakk, Saxhaug and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2060: A bill for an act relating to economic development; authorizing the Iron Range
Resources and Rehabilitation Board to pay the citizen and legislator board members per diem and
expenses for attendance at board meetings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section
298.22, subdivision 2.

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

Senators Tomassoni, Lourey, Solon and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2061: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding the exemption from medical
assistance co-payments; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section
256B.0631, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Neuville, Michel, Knutson, Pogemiller and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 2062: A bill for an act relating to corrections; creating a Conditional Release Board with the
authority to order the conditional release of certain nonviolent controlled substance possessors, if the
release of these offenders does not pose a danger to the public or any individual; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Metzen, Kierlin, Rosen, Sams and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2063: A bill for an act relating to local government; clarifying certain collateralization
requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 118A.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2064: A bill for an act relating to education; expanding the Minnesota State Colleges and
Universities demonstration project to provide college readiness information to high school students;
requiring a report to the legislature by the P-16 partnership.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Chaudhary, Foley, Jungbauer and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2065: A bill for an act relating to municipal tort liability; providing immunity from tort
liability for a limited partnership in which a community action agency is a general partner; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 466.01, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 2066: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing Independent School District No. 138,
North Branch, to start the 2004-2005 school year before September 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2067: A bill for an act relating to official publications; changing provisions for publication of
public notices in newspapers; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 279.09;
279.092; 331A.01, subdivisions 2, 3, 6, 9, 10; 331A.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision;
331A.03, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 331A.04, as amended; 331A.05, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 7,
by adding a subdivision; 331A.06, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 331A.07; 331A.08, by adding a
subdivision; 331A.09; 331A.10, subdivision 1; 331A.11, subdivisions 1, 2; 375.12, subdivision 2; 375.17,
subdivision 1; 412.191, subdivision 3; 471.698, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
331A.01, subdivision 5; 331A.02, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Dille, Sams, Nienow and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2068: A bill for an act relating to drainage; prohibiting the planting of trees over certain public
or private tile lines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 103E.081, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2069: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for the assignment of teachers;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 123B.09, subdivision 8; 123B.143, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Kubly introduced--

S.F. No. 2070: A bill for an act relating to education; amending the cap on school district earnings for a
school board member; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 123B.195.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Kubly introduced--

S.F. No. 2071: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to acquire an
excursion boat and landing for the Bonanza Education Center; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bakk, Saxhaug and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 2072: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain surplus state
land bordering public water.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2073: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale or conveyance of certain
tax-forfeited land that borders public water in Roseau County.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Ruud, Larson and Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 2074: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a hockey arena
at Bemidji State University; authorizing the issuance of state general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Dibble, Anderson, Moua, Skoe and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 2075: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting certain hybrid vehicles from the motor
vehicle sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 297B.01, by adding a subdivision;
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 297B.03.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2076: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the MinnesotaCare tax for
patient services provided to certain facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections
295.50, subdivision 9b; 295.53, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kelley, Cohen, Kiscaden, Lourey and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2077: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing state policy for stem cell research;
providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 145.422, subdivisions 1, 2;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Sams, Wergin, Skoe, Fischbach and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2078: A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting service cooperatives to provide group
health coverage to private employers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123A.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Ortman, Kiscaden, Marko, McGinn and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2079: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; authorizing the commissioner of public
safety to impose fees on local users of CriMNet to support the capital cost of its development; authorizing
the issuance of state revenue bonds; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 299C.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Higgins, Lourey, Berglin, Fischbach and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2080: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for outpatient surgical
centers; requiring licensure of diagnostic imaging facilities; modifying procedures for the Board of
Medical Practice; requiring rule amendments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 144.55,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 144.651, subdivision 2; 144.653, subdivision 4; 144.696, by adding a
subdivision; 144.698, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 144.699, subdivisions 1, 2; 144.701, subdivisions 1, 2, 3;
144.702, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 147.091, subdivision 1; 256B.0644; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement,
section 144.7063, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Higgins, Pappas, Foley, Vickerman and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2081: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for outpatient surgical
centers; requiring licensure of diagnostic imaging facilities; modifying procedures for the Board of
Medical Practice; requiring rule amendments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 144.55,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 144.651, subdivision 2; 144.653, subdivision 4; 144.696, by adding a
subdivision; 144.698, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 144.699, subdivisions 1, 2; 144.701, subdivisions 1, 2, 3;
144.702, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 147.091, subdivision 1; 256B.0644; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement,
section 144.7063, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Higgins, Marty, Scheid, Anderson and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2082: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for outpatient surgical
centers; requiring licensure of diagnostic imaging facilities; modifying procedures for the Board of
Medical Practice; requiring rule amendments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 144.55,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 144.651, subdivision 2; 144.653, subdivision 4; 144.696, by adding a
subdivision; 144.698, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 144.699, subdivisions 1, 2; 144.701, subdivisions 1, 2, 3;
144.702, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 147.091, subdivision 1; 256B.0644; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement,
section 144.7063, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Higgins, Ortman, Wergin and Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 2083: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for outpatient surgical
centers; requiring licensure of diagnostic imaging facilities; modifying procedures for the Board of
Medical Practice; requiring rule amendments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 144.55,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7; 144.651, subdivision 2; 144.653, subdivision 4; 144.696, by adding a
subdivision; 144.698, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 144.699, subdivisions 1, 2; 144.701, subdivisions 1, 2, 3;
144.702, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 147.091, subdivision 1; 256B.0644; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement,
section 144.7063, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.