State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Tuesday, April 22, 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.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 1494: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for settling disputes over
establishing, altering, vacating, or maintaining town line roads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
164.12.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Murphy, Bakk and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1495: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public lands and buildings; appropriating money for construction of a workers memorial on the
capitol grounds; authorizing issuance of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 1496: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing state bonds for local road
improvement program; appropriating money to the commissioner of transportation for reimbursement to
certain cities for utility relocation expenditures.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sams, Solon, Skoe, Kiscaden and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1497: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating payment of market value homestead
credit reimbursements to cities; reinstating authorization to levy for transit purposes; providing for
additional means of financing transit; reducing local government aid payable to cities; appropriating
money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 16A.88, subdivision 3; 273.1384, subdivision 4;
473.388, subdivisions 4, 7; 473.446, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 477A.03, subdivision 2;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 174.242; 477A.03, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 1498: A bill for an act relating to the city of New Brighton; authorizing the city to impose an
intoxicating beverage tax.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Marty, Anderson, Betzold and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1499: A bill for an act relating to taxation; limiting mortgage interest deduction; appropriating
money for homeless persons assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 290.01, subdivision
19a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1500: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money, authorizing bonding,
and transferring or canceling appropriations made for fiscal year 2003; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
section 127A.45, subdivision 7a; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 9, article 17, section 10,
subdivision 1; Laws 2002, chapter 220, article 13, section 9, subdivision 2, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Larson, Nienow, Ruud, Robling and Rosen introduced--

S.F. No. 1501: A bill for an act relating to postsecondary education; providing penalties for students
convicted of rioting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes 2002, chapter 135A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kiscaden, Skoe, Senjem, Sams and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1502: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; eliminating the mileage restriction
in the definition of qualified small city; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 469.174, subdivision
27.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 1503: A bill for an act relating to Chisago county; authorizing a conveyance for mutual
consideration of a county-owned nursing home.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Hottinger, Betzold, Murphy and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1504: A bill for an act relating to taxation; adding requirements for foreign operating
corporations; increasing certain individual income tax rates; providing a throwback rule for the corporate
franchise tax; reducing the deduction for dividends received by corporations; increasing tobacco tax rates;
accelerating payment of certain taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 289A.20, subdivision
4; 289A.60, subdivision 15; 290.01, subdivision 6b; 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d; 290.17, subdivision 4;
290.191, subdivision 5; 290.21, subdivision 4; 297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 297F.08, subdivision 7;
297F.09, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 297G.09, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2001, First
Special Session chapter 5, article 12, section 95, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.