State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Thursday, April 3, 2003


9:00 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 Marko, Metzen, Pariseau, Knutson and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1365: A bill for an act relating to counties; eliminating certain maintenance of effort
provisions and relieving unnecessary or duplicative or otherwise onerous reporting, publishing, or other
requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 6.48; 6.54; 6.55; 6.64; 6.66; 6.67; 6.68,
subdivision 1; 6.70; 6.71; 6.77; 15.99, subdivision 1; 84.83, by adding a subdivision; 119B.061,
subdivision 1; 125A.36; 126C.55, subdivision 6; 134.201, subdivision 5; 144E.11, subdivision 6; 145.88;
145.881, subdivision 2; 145.882, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 7, by adding a subdivision; 145.883, subdivisions 1,
9; 145A.02, subdivisions 5, 6, 7; 145A.06, subdivision 1; 145A.09, subdivisions 2, 4, 7; 145A.10,
subdivisions 2, 5, 10, by adding a subdivision; 145A.11, subdivisions 2, 4; 145A.12, subdivisions 1, 2, by
adding a subdivision; 145A.13, by adding a subdivision; 145A.14, subdivision 2; 169A.44; 201.171;
256.935; 256F.13, subdivision 1; 260B.157, subdivision 1; 260C.007, subdivision 19; 273.124, subdivision
13; 275.07, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 276.04, subdivision 2; 279.09; 279.10; 331A.03, subdivision 1, by adding
a subdivision; 354A.12, subdivision 3b; 373.41; 373.45, subdivision 8; 375.055, subdivision 1; 375.194,
subdivisions 4, 5; 383A.75, subdivision 3; 386.30; 465.719, subdivision 9; 469.1791, subdivision 10;
469.1815, subdivision 1; 473.13, subdivision 1; 609.115, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapters 145; 145A; 345; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 331B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 6.745; 119B.11, subdivisions 1, 4; 125A.38;
134.34, subdivision 4; 144.401; 144.9507, subdivision 3; 145.56, subdivision 2; 145.882, subdivisions 4, 5,
6, 8; 145.883, subdivisions 4, 7; 145.884; 145.885; 145.886; 145.888; 145.889; 145.890; 145.9266,
subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6, 7; 145.928, subdivision 9; 145A.02, subdivisions 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14; 145A.10,
subdivisions 5, 6, 8; 145A.11, subdivision 3; 145A.12, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 145A.14, subdivisions 3, 4;
145A.17, subdivisions 2, 9; 245.714; 256B.0911, subdivisions 4a, 4b, 4c, 4d; 256B.0945, subdivisions 6,
7, 8, 9; 256B.83; 256E.06; 256E.081; 256E.09; 256F.05, subdivision 8; 256F.10, subdivision 7; 268.872,
subdivision 2; 275.065; 375.12, subdivision 2; 518.167; 611A.037, subdivision 1; Minnesota Rules, parts
4736.0010; 4736.0020; 4736.0030; 4736.0040; 4736.0050; 4736.0060; 4736.0070; 4736.0080; 4736.0090;
4736.0120; 4736.0130.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1366: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying transit assistance provisions for
annually appropriating money for transit operations; abolishing property tax replacement aid program;
making technical and clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 16A.88, subdivision
1; 174.24, subdivisions 1, 3b; 275.71, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 174.242.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1367: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the reimbursement rate for
hospital services provided to a polio patient; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 256B.31.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1368: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing provisions for mental health
services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 245.4711, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0625,
subdivision 42.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1369: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing provisions for mental health
services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 245.462, subdivisions 6, 20; 245.4875, subdivision
2, by adding a subdivision; 245.4931; 256B.0623, subdivision 5; 256B.0625, subdivision 18, by adding a
subdivision; 256B.761; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245; 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1370: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing for consultation with representatives of
urban Indian organizations by the commissioner of the Minnesota housing finance agency; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462A.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Housing and Community Development.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1371: A bill for an act relating to health and human services; providing for consultation with
representatives of urban Indian organizations by the commissioner of health and the commissioner of
human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 256.01, by adding a subdivision; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Nienow and Koering introduced--

S.F. No. 1372: A bill for an act relating to motor fuels; updating specifications for petroleum products;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 41A.09, subdivision 2a; 239.761; 239.792; 296A.01,
subdivisions 2, 7, 8, 14, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senators Rosen, Nienow, Jungbauer, Neuville and Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 1373: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring disclosures by certain persons
conducting polls; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 211B.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Wiger, Moua, Marty, Betzold and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 1374: A bill for an act relating to Ramsey county; separately stating county library levies on
tax statements and truth in taxation notices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 275.065,
subdivision 3; 276.04, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Chaudhary, Saxhaug, Sams, Tomassoni and Marko introduced--

S.F. No. 1375: A bill for an act relating to foodshelves; appropriating money for certain foodshelf
programs.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 1376: A bill for an act relating to higher education; Minnesota state colleges and universities;
making various clarifying, technical, and conforming changes; making changes to benefit provisions;
expanding purchasing and contracting authority; providing for treatment of certain easements; authorizing
the board of trustees to accept and manage federal money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
136F.40, subdivision 2; 136F.45, subdivision 1; 136F.581, subdivisions 1, 2; 136F.59, subdivision 3;
136F.60, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 135A.033; 135A.053, subdivision 2; 136F.13; 136F.56; 136F.582;
136F.59, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1377: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for specialty licensure for dentists and
requiring malpractice insurance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 150A.06, subdivision 1c;
150A.08, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1378: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; increasing the state park annual permit
fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 85.055, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 1379: A bill for an act relating to data privacy; clarifying a provision classifying certain
federally required data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 13.35.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Sams, Skoe, Dille, Koering and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1380: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; expanding opportunities for the development of
rural economic infrastructure; establishing an annual appropriation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
section 41A.09, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 41A.09, subdivisions
1a, 5a, 6.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sams, Tomassoni, Sparks and Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 1381: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; providing a valuation exclusion for new or
refurbished individual sewage treatment systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 273.11, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kiscaden, Berglin and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 1382: A bill for an act relating to attorneys-at-law; establishing a surcharge on attorney license
fees to be used for the public defender system; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 481.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 1383: A bill for an act relating to renewable energy; expanding the definition of a qualified
on-farm biogas recovery facility for certain purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
216C.41, subdivision 1.

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

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1384: A bill for an act relating to human rights; prohibiting discrimination based on familial
status by employers; modifying the definition of familial status; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
sections 363.01, subdivision 19; 363.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1385: A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting broadcast employers from
including noncompete provisions in employment agreements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 181.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Housing and Community Development.

Senator Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 1386: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing state bonds for Central Avenue and
Jefferson Highway project in Osseo.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 1387: A bill for an act relating to health insurance; modifying the applicable co-payments for
insulin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 62A.3093.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senators Rosen, Day, Senjem and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 1388: A bill for an act relating to highways; directing commissioner of transportation to
consider design-build method in reconstructing highway 14; authorizing issuance of trunk highway bonds
for improvements to highway 14; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1389: A bill for an act relating to education; using other revenue for recognition of volunteers
for extracurricular activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 123B.49, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1390: A bill for an act relating to retirement; volunteer firefighter relief associations;
modifying the options for crediting interest on deferred service pensions; amending Minnesota Statutes
2002, section 424A.02, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Ortman, McGinn, Marko and Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 1391: A bill for an act relating to highways; changing formula for allocating funds from
county state-aid highway fund; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
162.07, subdivisions 1, 5, 6.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Langseth, Ourada and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1392: A bill for an act relating to transportation; creating a hazard elimination safety account
in the local road improvement fund; authorizing state bonds for local bridge replacement and rehabilitation
and the local road improvement program; providing standard for construction and reconstruction projects
under the local road account in the local road improvement fund for routes of regional significance;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 174.52, subdivision 4, by adding
subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1393: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing a school district to include bus garages
in its building lease levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Tomassoni, Bakk, Belanger, Pogemiller and Saxhaug introduced--

S.F. No. 1394: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for taxation of mining and refining of
nonferrous ores, metals, and minerals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 272.02, by adding a
subdivision; 290.05, subdivision 1; 290.17, subdivision 4; 290.191, subdivision 1; 297A.68, subdivision 4;
297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 298.01, subdivisions 3, 3a, 4; 298.015, subdivision 2; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 298.01, subdivisions 3c, 3d, 4d, 4e; 298.017.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Cohen and Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1395: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the University of
Minnesota for a collaborative biotechnology center.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Ranum, Hottinger, Cohen and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1396: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the expenses of
persons called to active state military duty.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Knutson, Pariseau and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1397: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing a host community fee;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 298.75, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1398: A bill for an act relating to the judiciary; imposing a temporary reduction in judge
positions.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1399: A bill for an act relating to financing of state government; changing dates for
submissions to the legislature of revenue targets and departmental earnings reports; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, sections 16A.102, subdivision 1; 16A.1285, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1400: A bill for an act relating to taxation; regulating tax preparers; establishing consumer
protections; providing enforcement authority; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
270.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1401: A bill for an act relating to public finance; providing for capital improvement bonds for
cities and other capital and public financing and economic development tools and procedures for cities,
counties, and other municipalities and local government units; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
sections 373.01, subdivision 3; 373.45, subdivision 1; 376.009; 376.55, subdivision 3, by adding a
subdivision; 376.56, subdivision 3; 410.32; 412.301; 469.034, subdivision 2; 469.103, subdivision 2;
469.175, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 469.1813, subdivision 8; 475.58, subdivision 3b;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 410.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1402: A bill for an act relating to child care assistance; preventing fraud; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 19, 21, adding a subdivision; 119B.09, by adding a
subdivision; 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.13, subdivision 6; 119B.16, subdivision 2, adding
subdivisions; 256.046, subdivision 1; 256.0471, subdivision 1; 256.98, subdivision 8; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lourey and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 1403: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article 13, by
adding a section; defining the term "person."

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Hann introduced--

S.F. No. 1404: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring bus transportation for students living
further than one mile from school; authorizing school board to charge fee to all students riding buses;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 123B.36, subdivision 1; 123B.37, subdivision 1; 123B.88,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Johnson, D.E.; Rest; Murphy; Sams and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1405: A bill for an act relating to transportation appropriations; prohibiting spending by
department of transportation on passenger automobiles, mobile telephones, pagers, and travel; requiring
spending reductions on overhead, administration, information technology, and research; requiring
department to sell passenger vehicles, mobile telephones, and pagers.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Bachmann, Vickerman, Knutson and Hann introduced--

S.F. No. 1406: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing notice requirements for student
surveys and similar instruments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Knutson, Ranum and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1407: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; requiring driver to stop at scene of
accident resulting in alleged bodily injury; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 169.09, subdivision
1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kelley introduced--

S.F. No. 1408: A bill for an act relating to insurance; amending automobile no-fault personal injury
protection coverage; changing no-fault arbitration provisions; reducing insurance fraud; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 65B.525; 65B.56, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.