State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, April 7, 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 Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1409: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a grant to independent school
district No. 690, Warroad, to operate the Angle Inlet school; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1410: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying MinnesotaCare eligibility requirements
for persons with continuation coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 256L.07, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1411: A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing medical assistance coverage for
some over-the-counter drugs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1412: A bill for an act relating to the city of Moorhead; extending authority to impose a tax
levy; amending Laws 2002, chapter 377, article 11, section 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Tomassoni, Belanger and Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1413: A bill for an act relating to the city of Hibbing; authorizing an extension of a tax
increment financing district.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Betzold; Limmer; Johnson, D.E. and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1414: 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 Judiciary.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1415: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan agencies; providing for staggered terms of
metropolitan council members; providing that public meetings are not required to fill metropolitan council
vacancies within 12 months of initial appointment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 473.123,
subdivisions 2a, 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Johnson, D.E. and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 1416: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a levy for independent school
district No. 2396, A.C.G.C., for certain early retirement and health insurance costs.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hann, Neuville, Olson, Gaither and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 1417: A bill for an act relating to public employment; establishing financial parameters for
public employment contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 179A.01; 179A.03, by adding
subdivisions; 179A.07, subdivision 1; 179A.16, subdivision 9; 179A.18, subdivision 1; 179A.20, by
adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 123B.749; 179A.03, subdivision 19.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1418: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property taxes; modifying the 60-day rule in the
dismissal of tax petitions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 278.05, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Olson, Neuville, Kierlin, Hann and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 1419: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing a credit for contributions to
school tuition organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 290.01, subdivisions 19a, 19c;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1420: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying retirement plan provisions governing
Minnesota state colleges and universities employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 354.05,
subdivisions 2, 35; 354.07, subdivision 9; 354.091; 354.51, by adding a subdivision; 354.52, by adding a
subdivision; 354B.20, subdivisions 4, 6; 354B.23, subdivision 1; 354B.32; 354C.11, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Langseth, Moua, Metzen, Dille and Senjem introduced--

S.F. No. 1421: 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 Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1422: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax; specifying the personal property taxes
that must be paid before a manufactured home's title can be transferred; amending Minnesota Statutes
2002, section 168A.05, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1423: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an exemption from sales tax for
construction materials for the Walker Art Center; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 297A.71, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Marko and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1424: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Red Rock corridor transitway.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1425: A bill for an act relating to the metropolitan council; adding lieutenant governor to the
membership of the legislative commission on metropolitan government; requiring legislative approval for
metropolitan council operating levies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 3.8841, subdivisions 2,
3, 5, 7; 473.167, subdivision 3; 473.249, subdivision 1; 473.253, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 2002, sections 473.167, subdivision 4; 473.249, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Pogemiller and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 1426: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing certain survivor benefits under the
public employees retirement association police and fire fund.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1427: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; prohibiting per diem reimbursement for a
certain period.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Marko, Stumpf, Murphy and Sparks introduced--

S.F. No. 1428: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing the profile of learning as a state
graduation requirement; requiring new state academic standards; creating a panel to recommend new
academic standards and state graduation requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
120B.02; 120B.11, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 120B.30, subdivision 1; 120B.31, subdivision 1; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 120B.031; Minnesota Rules, parts 3501.0300; 3501.0310; 3501.0320;
3501.0330; 3501.0340; 3501.0350; 3501.0370; 3501.0390; 3501.0420; 3501.0442; 3501.0443; 3501.0445;
3501.0447; 3501.0448; 3501.0449; 3501.0450; 3501.0461; 3501.0462; 3501.0464; 3501.0466; 3501.0467;
3501.0468; 3501.0469.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

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

S.F. No. 1429: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring commissioner of transportation to
require contractors to take certain actions for hiring women and minorities for highway projects; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1430: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions relating to shared
technology systems funding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 16E.01, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Michel, Gaither, Belanger and Hann introduced--

S.F. No. 1431: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing issuance of trunk highway bonds for
improvements to I-494; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1432: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring use of reverse auction
procedures for state purchasing; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1433: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing issuance of trunk highway bonds for
improvements to marked trunk highway 65; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Tomassoni, Belanger and Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1434: A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; treating the state general
tax rate as a local tax rate for purposes of a tax increment financing district in the city of Hibbing.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 1435: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting the purchase of certain
property used in constructing a St. Paul and Ramsey county collocated police and sheriff facility.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.