State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, April 14 , 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 Bakk introduced--

S.F. No. 1463: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; establishing Minnesota rural
communications infrastructure fund and appropriating money for providing low-interest loans and grants
to communications infrastructure projects in rural Minnesota; imposing a fee on wireless telephone
service; providing ten-year sunset date; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senators Neuville and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 1464: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; providing for lifetime supervision of
certain repeat sex offenders released from prison; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 609.109,
subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senators Pogemiller and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1465: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating the authority of the state auditor to
enforce the tax increment financing laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 469.175,
subdivisions 5, 6; 469.1771, subdivisions 1, 2a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 469.177,
subdivision 11; 469.1771, subdivision 2b.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Berglin, Dibble, Higgins, Skoglund and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 1466: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing issuance of state bonds;
appropriating money for grants to the city of Minneapolis to pay the principal on the city's bonds for the
Minneapolis Convention Center and related facilities and for the Target Center.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Michel, Larson and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1467: A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing a prior service credit purchase in the
public employees police and fire plan.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1468: A bill for an act relating to education finance; broadening the health and safety program
to include school safety costs associated with student support services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
section 123B.57, subdivisions 1, 2.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1469: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an exemption from sales tax for
construction materials for the Guthrie Theater; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 297A.71, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1470: A bill for an act relating to state government; adjusting certain appropriations.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Nienow introduced--

S.F. No. 1471: A bill for an act relating to border city development zones; authorizing the city of
Taylors Falls and the town of Franconia to establish zones and exercise border city development zone
powers.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kubly, Murphy, Frederickson and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 1472: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a tax credit to Minnesota dairy operators
that achieve superior herd health, high herd average production, and high quality milk; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, General Legislation and Veterans Affairs.

Senators Kubly, Murphy, Frederickson and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 1473: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing no-interest loans for dairy farmers to
purchase additional mature dairy cows; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41B.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, General Legislation and Veterans Affairs.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1474: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the city of St. Joseph to issue additional
on-sale licenses.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senators Olson; Johnson, D.J.; Kelley; Scheid and Gaither introduced--

S.F. No. 1475: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the notice given on ballot for
referendum revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 126C.17, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Marko and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1476: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying passenger vehicle registration tax
depreciation schedule and removing maximum taxes; increasing motor fuel taxes; providing for
distribution of certain county state-aid highway funds; authorizing ten-year imposition of one-half cent
sales tax for transportation in certain counties if authorized in a regional referendum; authorizing sale of
state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 162.07, subdivision 1, by
adding subdivisions; 168.013, subdivision 1a; 296A.07, subdivision 3; 296A.08, subdivision 2; 297B.09,
subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174; proposing coding for new
law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473J.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pogemiller, Ranum, Larson and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1477: A bill for an act relating to the city of Richfield; authorizing the creation of a
redevelopment tax increment financing district.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.