State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Tuesday, May 20, 2003


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 Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 3: A bill for an act relating to judgments; regulating stays of execution on money judgments;
limiting bond amounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 550.36.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Saxhaug, Skoe, Langseth, Ruud and Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 4: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying certain boundary waters canoe area
provisions; providing for certain state land acquisition; modifying the Mississippi whitewater trail;
modifying provisions of the outdoor recreation system; establishing a mineral coordinating committee;
establishing a state park; adding to and deleting from state parks, state recreation areas, state forests, and
wildlife management areas; authorizing public and private sales and conveyances of certain state lands;
requiring certain land exchanges; modifying certain appropriations conditions; providing for flood
mitigation grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 84.523, by adding a subdivision; 85.013,
subdivision 1; 85.0156, subdivision 1; 86A.04; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 2, section 14,
subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 93.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Wiger, Dibble and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 5: A bill for an act relating to the metropolitan council; providing that public meetings are not
required to fill metropolitan council vacancies within 12 months of initial appointment; authorizing the use
of energy forward pricing mechanisms; requiring an analysis of the costs of regional improvements
included in the long-range policy plans for metropolitan agencies; making changes in the metropolitan
council's authority and procedures for requiring a change in a local comprehensive plan; eliminating per
diems for the metropolitan parks and open space commission; providing for the direct charging by the
metropolitan council of industrial dischargers for certain wastewater treatment user fees; adopting the
metropolitan council redistricting plan; repealing authority for service improvement plan; eliminating
certain reporting requirements; removing an obsolete requirement for metropolitan school districts to
submit capital improvement plans to the metropolitan council for review; making conforming changes;
amending amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 473.123, subdivision 3; 473.13, subdivision 1;
473.146, subdivision 1; 473.147, subdivision 1; 473.175, subdivision 1; 473.303, subdivision 6; 473.517,
by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 473.123, subdivision 3c; 473.1295; 473.1623; 473.704, subdivision 19;
473.863.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 6: A bill for an act relating to administrative rules; imposing notice requirements for use of the
good cause exemption; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 14.388.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 7: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; modifying cable communications laws;
making technical and clarifying revisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 238.02,
subdivision 3; 238.03; 238.08, subdivisions 3, 4; 238.081; 238.083, subdivisions 2, 4; 238.084, subdivision
1; 238.11, subdivision 2; 238.22, subdivision 13; 238.23; 238.24, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, 9, 10; 238.242,
subdivisions 1, 3; 238.25, subdivisions 5, 10; 238.35, subdivisions 1, 4; 238.36, subdivision 2; 238.39;
238.40; 238.43, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 238.01; 238.02, subdivisions 2,
17, 18, 19, 25; 238.082; 238.083, subdivisions 3, 5; 238.084, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 238.12, subdivision 1a;
238.15; 238.35, subdivisions 2, 3; 238.36, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Scheid, Higgins and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 8: A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing the Help America Vote Act account;
providing for funding and use of that account; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 5.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Saxhaug, Langseth, Ruud, Tomassoni and Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 9: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying certain boundary waters canoe area
provisions; providing for certain state land acquisition; modifying the Mississippi whitewater trail;
modifying provisions of the outdoor recreation system; establishing a mineral coordinating committee;
establishing boundaries for a proposed state park; adding to and deleting from state parks, state recreation
areas, state forests, and wildlife management areas; authorizing public and private sales and conveyances
of certain state lands; requiring certain land exchanges; modifying certain appropriations conditions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 84.523, by adding a subdivision; 85.013, subdivision 1;
85.0156, subdivision 1; 86A.04; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 2, section 14, subdivision 4;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 93.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Marko, Skoglund, Betzold and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 10: A bill for an act relating to state government; updating references; increasing the threshold
project amount for designer selection board approval; modifying building code language; modifying state
procurement provisions; making permanent litigation proceeds settlement law; eliminating a report;
regulating data practices; providing for the classification and dissemination of certain data; providing for
public access; authorizing the commissioner of administration to render opinions in certain circumstances;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.072, subdivisions 1, 2; 13.08, subdivision 4; 13.32, by
adding a subdivision; 13.37, subdivision 3; 13.43, subdivision 1; 13.643, by adding a subdivision; 13.746,
subdivision 3; 13.785, subdivision 2; 16B.054; 16B.24, subdivisions 1, 5; 16B.33, subdivision 3; 16B.61,
subdivision 1a; 16B.62, subdivision 1; 16C.06, by adding a subdivision; 16C.08, subdivision 4; 16C.10,
subdivisions 5, 7; 16C.15; 16C.16, subdivision 7; 196.08; 268.19, by adding a subdivision; 307.08, by
adding a subdivision; 327A.01, subdivision 2; 349A.08, subdivision 9; 386.20, subdivision 1; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 16C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
13.6401, subdivision 4; 16C.18, subdivision 1; 270B.03, subdivision 8; Laws 2001, First Special Session
chapter 10, article 2, section 40.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Dibble introduced--

S.F. No. 11: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for special assessments for
reinspections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 429.101, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Pappas and Dibble introduced--

S.F. No. 12: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing brewpubs to make off-sales of the brewpub's
own product under certain circumstances; modifying a posting requirement; modifying licensing
provisions; modifying sampling provisions; authorizing certain local on-sale licenses; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.301, subdivisions 6, 7;
340A.308; 340A.318, subdivision 3; 340A.404, subdivisions 1, 2; 340A.411, subdivision 1; 340A.413,
subdivision 4; 340A.510, subdivisions 1, 2; 340A.511.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 13: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying dental practice provisions; requiring a study;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 150A.06, subdivisions 1a, 3, by adding a subdivision;
150A.10, subdivision 1a, by adding a subdivision; 256B.55, subdivisions 3, 4, 5.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 14: A bill for an act relating to vehicle forfeiture; clarifying and modifying certain definitions,
standards, and procedures for vehicle forfeitures associated with driving while impaired; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 169A.60, subdivisions 1, 14; 169A.63, subdivisions 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10,
11, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Dibble, Higgins, Pappas, Marko and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 15: A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing that a person carrying a firearm must
obtain express permission before entering a building; authorizing governmental subdivisions to make and
enforce relevant policies; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
624.714, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes, section 624.714, subdivisions 17 and 23,
as added by Laws 2003, chapter 28, article 2, sections 22 and 28.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Betzold and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 16: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting miscellaneous oversights,
inconsistencies, ambiguities, unintended results, and technical errors; amending Laws 2003, chapter 48,
sections 1, 2.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Sparks introduced--

S.F. No. 17: A bill for an act relating to veterans affairs; permitting the commissioner of veterans
affairs access to taxpayer identification information to notify veterans of health hazards that might affect
them; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 270B.14, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Anderson and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 18: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying provisions to increase the
solvency of the trust fund; making policy and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
sections 268.035, subdivisions 15, 23; 268.044, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 268.051,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, by adding a subdivision; 268.052, subdivision 1; 268.057, subdivision 5;
268.067; 268.07, subdivision 2; 268.085, subdivision 3; 268.086, subdivision 2; 268.095, subdivisions 1, 2,
6, 11; 268.105, subdivision 7; 268.18, subdivisions 1, 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 268; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 3315.1015, subpart 4.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 19: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money, authorizing bonding, and
transferring or canceling appropriations made for fiscal year 2003; making conforming changes; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 16B.27, subdivision 3; 127A.45, subdivision 7a; 299A.42; 299A.44,
subdivision 1; 299A.465, subdivision 4; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 9, article 17, section 10,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 20: A bill for an act relating to real property; specifying certain additional warranties;
specifying limitation of actions based on breach; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 327A.02,
subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 327A.06; 541.051, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Murphy, Sams, Ourada, Bakk and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 21: A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying provisions relating to radioactive waste
storage; modifying incentives and objectives for alternative energy development; requiring studies;
approving consumptive use of water; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 116C.71, subdivision 7;
116C.779; 216B.095; 216B.097, by adding a subdivision; 216B.1645, by adding a subdivision;
216B.1691; 216B.241, subdivision 1b, by adding a subdivision; 216B.2411; 216B.2424, subdivision 5, by
adding a subdivision; 216B.2425, by adding a subdivision; 216B.243, subdivision 3b; 216C.051,
subdivisions 3, 6, 9, by adding a subdivision; 216C.052, subdivisions 2, 3; 216C.41, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4,
5, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116C; 216B;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 116C.80; 216C.051, subdivisions 1, 4, 5.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 22: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying various public pension plan provisions;
allowing certain service credit purchases; regulating leave without pay for legislative coordinating
commission employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 3A.11, subdivision 1; 11A.17,
subdivision 2; 122A.46, subdivision 9; 352.96, subdivision 2; 353.01, subdivisions 2d, 6; 353.028,
subdivision 2; 353D.01, subdivision 2; 353D.02, by adding a subdivision; 353F.02, subdivision 4;
354.094, subdivision 1; 356.24, subdivision 1; 356B.05; 383B.49; 383B.493; 423C.03, subdivision 3;
423C.08; 424A.02, subdivision 3; Laws 1978, chapter 685, section 1, as amended; Laws 1978, chapter
685, section 2; Laws 1978, chapter 685, section 3; Laws 1978, chapter 685, section 6; Laws 1999, chapter
222, article 16, section 16, as amended; Laws 2000, chapter 461, article 4, section 4; Laws 2000, chapter
461, article 12, section 20, as amended; Laws 2000, chapter 461, article 19, section 6; Laws 2001, First
Special Session chapter 10, article 6, section 21, as amended; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
354.541; 354A.109; Laws 1978, chapter 685, section 5.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.