State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, February 2, 2004


12:00 Noon


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 Hottinger, Rest and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 1577: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating the offset for taconite aids from the
computation of city formula aid in the local government aid formula; providing funding for the additional
aid; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 477A.013, subdivision
8; 477A.03, subdivision 2a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 1578: A bill for an act relating to retirement; correctional state employees retirement plan;
adding the psychologist 2 position at the Rush City correctional facility to plan coverage; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 352.91, subdivision 3g.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 1579: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general employees retirement plan of the public
employees retirement association; authorizing the purchase of service credit for certain periods of prior
public school employment.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Rosen, Senjem, McGinn, Sams and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1580: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; regulating the sale of methamphetamine
precursor drugs; authorizing reporting of suspicious transactions involving these drugs and providing civil
immunity for so doing; requiring a methamphetamine educational program for retailers; 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 imposing a mandatory minimum sentence for so doing; establishing
new methamphetamine-related crimes; 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 deed; establishing a methamphetamine laboratory cleanup revolving fund and
authorizing loans to assist counties and cities in conducting methamphetamine cleanup; imposing criminal
penalties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 152.135, subdivision 2;
168A.05, subdivision 3; 609.1095, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 152.021,
subdivisions 2a, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 152; 446A; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 18C.005, subdivisions 1a, 35a; 18C.201, subdivisions 6, 7; 18D.331,
subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1581: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating taconite aids from the computation of
city formula aid in the local government aid formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
477A.013, subdivision 8, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Langseth, Sparks and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1582: A bill for an act relating to veterans affairs; appropriating money for the proposed
World War II veterans memorial.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1583: A bill for an act relating to gambling; modifying lawful purpose expenditures;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 349.12, subdivision 25.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1584: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; prohibiting sale and unauthorized use and
ownership of mobile infrared transmitter devices to change traffic lights; providing penalties; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 169.06, by adding subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1585: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for engineering design
of roadway rehabilitation and adjacent Lake Links Trail development in Ramsey and Washington
Counties.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Dille and Kubly introduced--

S.F. No. 1586: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a fund transfer for
Independent School District No. 2887, McLeod West.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1587: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to complete
restoration of the Bruentrup farm in Maplewood; authorizing state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Rosen introduced--

S.F. No. 1588: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds to renovate
the Rapidan Dam; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Rosen and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1589: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for Farmamerica in Waseca.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Marko introduced--

S.F. No. 1590: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Hastings River Flats Interpretive Facility.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Ranum, Belanger and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 1591: A bill for an act relating to gambling; prohibiting location of a state-operated or
state-licensed gambling facility in a city unless the voters of the city have approved the facility in a
referendum; providing for payment of referendum costs; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1592: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; enacting the Safe School Zone Law;
making clarifying and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 169.01, by adding a
subdivision; 169.14, subdivisions 2, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 169.14, subdivision
5a.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bakk and Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1593: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing a land exchange in Cook County.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Bakk and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1594: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money and authorizing
bonds for development of the Gitchi Gami State Trail.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bakk and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1595: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money and authorizing
bonds for Lake Superior safe harbors.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1596: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for capital planning, acquisition, and development of the Casey Jones Trail.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1597: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the North Windom Industrial Park.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1598: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; exempting certain farm labor housing from
regulation as manufactured home park; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 327.23, subdivision 2.

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

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1599: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a fund transfer for
Independent School District No. 739, Kimball.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Wiger and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1600: A bill for an act relating to counties; providing for a rate increase determination for the
Ramsey County nursing facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 256B.431, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Jungbauer, Foley, Hann, LeClair and Wergin introduced--

S.F. No. 1601: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for land acquisition for the Oliver Kelley Farm.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators LeClair, Fischbach, Nienow, McGinn and Ortman introduced--

S.F. No. 1602: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for partial conformity to the Medicare
Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003
Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Rest, Larson, Lourey and Dibble introduced--

S.F. No. 1603: A resolution urging the international Joint Commission to maintain its vigilance in
opposing diversion of Great Lakes waters and to support the prompt resolution of all issues related to the
finalization of Annex 2001.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1604: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a planned nursing facility closure
to be budget neutral; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 256B.437, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1605: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the Department of Human
Services to adjust nursing facility payment rates under specified circumstances; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 256B.431, subdivision 10.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1606: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing Independent School District
No. 595, East Grand Forks, to exercise remaining levy authority for disability access projects.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Stumpf, Skoe and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1607: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to rebuild
infrastructure damaged by flooding in the city of Roseau; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sparks, Stumpf, Langseth, Vickerman and Gaither introduced--

S.F. No. 1608: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; providing for the
commissioner of the Department of Education to issue library capital improvement grants; authorizing
issuance of bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 134.45, subdivision
5; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 134.45, subdivisions 1, 2.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 1609: A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting employers from asking applicants
about National Guard or reserve status; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.

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

Senator Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 1610: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for a library for the city of Crosslake.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 1611: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Paul Bunyan Trail.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 1612: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for bridge construction.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Marty, Scheid, Kiscaden, Knutson and Wergin introduced--

S.F. No. 1613: A bill for an act relating to elections; authorizing alternative forms of voting in city
elections; requiring certain voting systems to support alternative forms of voting; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 206.80; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 205.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1614: A bill for an act relating to animals; requiring restitution for harm done by dogs to
service animals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 609.226, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Veterans and Gaming.

Senators Langseth, Sams and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1615: A bill for an act relating to transportation; decreasing minimum required local
contribution to federally funded airport projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 360.305,
subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1616: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association police
and fire plan; modifying the procedure by which applications for disability are made; clarifying duties of
the medical advisor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 353.656, subdivision 5, by adding
subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1617: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; providing for disclosure and
sharing of certain data to a Criminal Mental Health Court of the district court; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 13.46, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1618: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; providing for disclosure and
sharing of certain data to law enforcement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 13.46, subdivision
7.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1619: A bill for an act relating to retirement; specifying pension coverage for certain former
Anoka County employees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1620: A bill for an act relating to retirement; specifying pension coverage for certain former
Anoka County employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 353F.02, subdivisions 5, 6.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Neuville and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1621: A bill for an act relating to real estate; providing for a certificate of mortgage
satisfaction; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 507.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1622: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money to evaluate specific options to alleviate otherwise certain flooding emanating
from the Canisteo Mine in Itasca County.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1623: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to complete the Great
River Road in Aitkin County.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Marty, Anderson and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1624: A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying taxable income; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 290.10; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivisions 19a, 19c.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Skoe, Stumpf and Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1625: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for development of the Big Bog State Recreation Area.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Wiger and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1626: A bill for an act relating to municipalities; making certain changes regarding storm and
sanitary sewer authorizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 444.075, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2,
3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Higgins and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1627: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting certain provider conflicts of interest;
providing civil and criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 62R.03, subdivision 3;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002,
sections 13.717, subdivision 3; 62J.23, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement,
section 62J.23, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 1628: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XI, by
adding a section; limiting use of onetime revenue, reserves, and shifts when budgeting for the general
fund.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sams, Murphy, Sparks, Kierlin and Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 1629: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for state and local
trails; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1630: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; public safety; expanding the trespass law;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 609.605, subdivisions 1, 4.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1631: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; requiring that persons convicted of a
second violent felony be sentenced to life imprisonment and that persons convicted of a third violent
felony be sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of release; amending Minnesota Statutes
2002, sections 244.05, subdivisions 4, 5; 609.1095, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1632: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital
improvements to St. Cloud Technical College; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1633: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design of capital
improvements for St. Cloud State University; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1634: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design of capital
improvements for St. Cloud State University; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1635: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design of capital
improvements for St. Cloud State University; authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1636: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money and authorizing
bonds for acquisition and development of the Goodhue Pioneer Trail.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Rest and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1637: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing sale of net operating loss;
providing a withholding tax credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 290.0921, subdivision 4;
290.095, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 290.01, subdivisions 19a,
19b, 19c, 19d; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.0921, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1638: A bill for an act relating to public safety radio communication systems; expanding and
making permanent the sales and use tax exemption for public safety radio communication system products
and services; expanding the definition of subsystems; expanding the purposes for public safety radio
communication systems' revenue bonds; increasing the dollar limits and clarifying the kind of subsystem
certain revenue bonds may be used for; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003
Supplement, sections 297A.70, subdivision 8; 403.21, subdivision 8; 403.27, subdivisions 1, 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Scheid, Metzen, Kelley, Belanger and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1639: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for removal and disposal of
unauthorized vehicles on private, nonresidential property used for servicing vehicles; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 168B.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 168B.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1640: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Winona Riverfront Revitalization Plan.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1641: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Lanesboro Fish Hatchery.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1642: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for Winona port development.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1643: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Lower Mississippi River CREP program.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1644: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds and
appropriating money to predesign the Great River Shakespeare Festival Theater in the city of Winona.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Reiter, Ourada, Wergin, Nienow and Rosen introduced--

S.F. No. 1645: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating liability on land used for recreational
purposes; modifying the definition of recreational purpose; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
604A.21, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Solon and Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 1646: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to repair and restore the
aerial lift bridge in Duluth; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon and Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 1647: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; providing money for schematic design,
design, and construction documents for a new Duluth arena; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon and Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 1648: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for design and
construction of sanitary sewer overflow storage facilities in the city of Duluth; authorizing the sale of state
bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon, Lourey, Hottinger and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1649: A bill for an act relating to MinnesotaCare; expanding the benefits provided under the
limited benefits set; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 256L.035.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Solon, Higgins, Lourey and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1650: A bill for an act relating to pharmacy; modifying wholesale drug distributor
requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 151.47, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Solon, Lourey, Higgins and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1651: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating joint self-insurance plans; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 62H.01; 62H.04; 62H.07.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Solon and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 1652: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; providing for lead tackle awareness and
education; providing for grants.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1653: A bill for an act relating to real property; clarifying plat and survey approval
requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 389.09.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Solon, Marko and Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 1654: A bill for an act relating to firearms; authorizing local government units and public
medical facilities to ban guns from public buildings, medical facilities, or parks; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 624.714, subdivision 17.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

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

S.F. No. 1655: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for capital
improvements at the Minnesota Zoological Garden; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Knutson, Michel, Belanger, Frederickson and Gaither introduced--

S.F. No. 1656: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for capital
improvements at the Minnesota Zoological Garden; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 1657: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for reconstruction of the Rice Street Bridge over, and the interchange with,
Highway I-694 in Ramsey County.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1658: A bill for an act relating to higher education; changing the requirements for tuition
reciprocity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 136A.08, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1659: A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exception to the nursing home
moratorium for a nursing facility in Lyon county; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 144A.071,
subdivision 4a.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Scheid and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 1660: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing single-member school board election
districts equal in population as practicable for certain districts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 205A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Scheid and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 1661: A bill for an act relating to crimes; prohibiting nonvehicular evasive flight from a peace
officer; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 609.487, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Bakk and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1662: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying restrictions for certain state
leases on Horseshoe Bay in Cook County; amending Laws 1997, chapter 216, section 151.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Bakk and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 1663: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; exempting minors from game and fish license
Social Security number requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, section 97A.482.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Bakk and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1664: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to design and construct
improvements to the Lake Superior Zoo in the city of Duluth; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Marty and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1665: A bill for an act relating to prevention of abortion, unintended pregnancies, and sexually
transmitted infection; increasing access to family planning services; expanding educational efforts to
prevent unintended pregnancies; increasing wholesome after-school activities for youth; requiring
development of a plan to ensure comprehensive family life and sexuality education; creating after-school
enrichment programs; requiring the provision of contraceptive information; creating a family planning
Web site; modifying the ENABL program; establishing regional training sites for comprehensive family
life and sexuality education in schools; requiring family planning information be provided to MFIP
recipients; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 145.925, subdivision 9;
Minnesota Statutes 2003 Supplement, sections 145.4243; 145.9255, subdivisions 1, 4; 256J.45,
subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 121A; 124D; 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Sparks and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1666: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for the acquisition of voting systems;
providing for a uniform, statewide voting system; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Elections.