State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Monday, January 27, 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 Chaudhary, Reiter, Wiger, Moua and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 131: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds;
appropriating money for the County Road J and highway I-35W interchange project in Ramsey County.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Johnson, D.J.; Saxhaug; Wergin; Koering and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 132: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing a Mille Lacs lake walleye plan;
modifying daily and possession limits on Mille Lacs lake; establishing a process for determining annual
harvest limits; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97C.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Belanger and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 133: A bill for an act relating to gambling; prohibiting location of state-operated or
state-licensed gambling facility in a city in which the governing body has adopted a resolution of
disapproval.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Kelley, Nienow, Lourey, Kiscaden and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 134: A bill for an act relating to professions; extending the expiration date of the acupuncture,
respiratory care practitioner, licensed traditional midwifery, and health professionals services program
advisory committees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 147B.05, subdivision 2; 147C.35,
subdivision 2; 147D.25, subdivision 2; 214.32, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kiscaden, Senjem, Frederickson, Wergin and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 135: A bill for an act relating to energy; providing that renewable energy sources include
mixed municipal waste; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 216B.1691, subdivision 1;
216B.2422, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senators Foley, Skoglund, Neuville, Chaudhary and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 136: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; modifying the first degree murder crime;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 609.185.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 137: A bill for an act relating to insurance; property; regulating coverage for items to be sold
by an insured in the business of selling these items; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 72A.201,
subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senator Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 138: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring proof of citizenship as part of registration;
requiring certain voters to provide picture identification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
201.061, subdivisions 1, 3; 204C.10.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 139: A bill for an act relating to education; enacting the American Heritage Education in
Minnesota Public Schools Act; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Michel, Koering, Reiter, Jungbauer and LeClair introduced--

S.F. No. 140: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing and replacing the profile of learning;
requiring legislative review of proposed statewide rigorous core academic standards in language arts,
mathematics, science, and history and geography; repealing portions of Minnesota Rules, chapter 3501;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 141: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; creating licensure for dental assistants;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 116J.70, subdivision 2a; 144.054, subdivision 2; 150A.01,
subdivisions 5, 8; 150A.02, subdivision 1; 150A.03, subdivision 1; 150A.05, subdivision 2, by adding a
subdivision; 150A.06, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 5, 6; 150A.08, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8; 150A.081,
subdivisions 1, 2; 150A.09, subdivisions 1, 3, 5; 150A.10, subdivision 2; 214.18, subdivision 5; 352.91,
subdivision 3g.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Rest and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 142: A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota
Constitution, article V, sections 1, 2, 5; abolishing the office of lieutenant governor.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Pappas, Ourada, Dibble and Ruud introduced--

S.F. No. 143: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing brewpubs to make retail and wholesale sales
of the brewpub's own products under certain circumstances; removing limits on the number of on-sale and
off-sale liquor licenses that may be issued by a municipality; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
340A.301, subdivisions 1, 6, 7, 8; 340A.308; 340A.601, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002,
section 340A.413.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senator Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 144: A bill for an act relating to higher education; directing the board of trustees of the
Minnesota state colleges and universities and requesting the board of regents of the University of
Minnesota to adopt a policy requiring a year of study abroad for certain students.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Belanger; Fischbach; Frederickson; Johnson, D.J. and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 145: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring legislative approval before adopting certain
rules.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 146: A bill for an act relating to data practices; clarifying that the location of a National Night
Out event is public data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 13.37, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Scheid, Betzold, Foley, Jungbauer and Marko introduced--

S.F. No. 147: A bill for an act relating to education finance; reducing the revenue reserved for staff
development activities from two percent to one percent of a district's basic general education revenue;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 122A.61, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Marty, Dibble, Scheid and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 148: A bill for an act relating to elections; increasing disclosure of contributions and
expenditures for local political campaigns; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 211A.02,
subdivisions 1, 2.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Marty and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 149: A bill for an act relating to tribal compacts; requiring the governor to request negotiations
with tribal governments.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 150: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that levies to pay health care insurance
premium increases are not subject to levy limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 275.70,
subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 151: A bill for an act relating to local government; establishing the lakes area economic
development authority.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Scheid, Day, Knutson and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 152: A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing the voting integrity and voter access
account; providing for funding and use of that account; appropriating money; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 5.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Kleis and McGinn introduced--

S.F. No. 153: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing issuance of special "United We
Stand" license plates; creating a Minnesota antiterrorism account and requiring annual contributions as a
condition of using the special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Wiger, Moua, Reiter and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 154: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds;
appropriating money for the McKnight Road and Highway 36 interchange project in Ramsey county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.