State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, May 19, 2003


10:00 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 Anderson, Hottinger, Rest and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 1557: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing a process for community
ownership of the Minnesota Twins; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 4B.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senator Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 1558: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a tax credit for alternative energy
production; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 290.06, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1559: A bill for an act relating to museums and archives repositories; regulating loans to and
abandoned property of museums and archives repositories; providing a process for establishing ownership
of property loaned to museums and archives repositories; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 345.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senator Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1560: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; regulating display of vehicle lights;
making technical, conforming, and clarifying revisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
169.48, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Anderson, Pappas and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1561: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; generally prohibiting the sale of
antibacterial soaps; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senators Neuville, Sams, Vickerman, Robling and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1562: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, by adding a
section to article XIII; establishing the same standard for the Minnesota Constitution and the United States
Constitution for issues relating to abortion.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Kiscaden, Lourey and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1563: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Sustainable Health Care Act;
providing for reform of health care coverage and public programs for low-income and working
Minnesotans; requiring a report; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 1564: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for state trail
segment in Olmsted county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1565: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution; adding a
section to article IV to provide for initiative and referendum; providing procedures for initiative and
referendum; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 204C.33, subdivisions 1, 3;
204D.11, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3B.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Metzen, LeClair, Marko, Langseth and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1566: A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing for a grant to the east metro
integration district; authorizing bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 1567: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring phosphorus management plans for
municipal wastewater facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 115.44, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1568: A bill for an act relating to firearms; requiring persons carrying firearms to obtain
permission from possessors of private residences before entry; providing penalties; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 624.714, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.