State of Minnesota


SENATE BILL INTRODUCTIONS


Thursday, January 23, 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 Kubly, Dille and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 97: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for the pilot marketing
program of the West Central Growth Alliance.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Knutson, Betzold, Neuville, Moua and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 98: A bill for an act relating to parentage; adopting the Uniform Parentage Act (2000);
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.3806, subdivision 4; 13.465, subdivisions 2, 4; 13.84,
subdivision 2; 144.215, subdivision 3; 257.34, subdivisions 1, 4; 260C.307, subdivision 3; 518.156,
subdivision 1; 518.157, subdivision 3; 518.1705, subdivision 3; 518.5513, subdivision 6; 518B.01,
subdivision 2; 518C.201; 518C.701; 524.2-114; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 257C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.465, subdivision 3; 257.51; 257.52; 257.53;
257.54; 257.541; 257.55; 257.56; 257.57; 257.58; 257.59; 257.60; 257.61; 257.62; 257.63; 257.64; 257.65;
257.651; 257.66; 257.67; 257.68; 257.69; 257.70; 257.71; 257.72; 257.73; 257.74; 257.75.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Knutson, Olson and Wergin introduced--

S.F. No. 99: A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying and providing for access to certain
data on nonpublic school students collected by public schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
13.32, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Ortman, Cohen, Kelley, Foley and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 100: A bill for an act relating to dispute resolution; providing for arbitration of disputes;
adopting the Uniform Arbitration Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 80C.146, subdivision
2; 122A.40, subdivision 15; 122A.41, subdivision 13; 179.09; 325E.37, subdivision 5; 325F.665,
subdivision 6; 469.1762; 572A.02, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 572B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 572.08; 572.09; 572.10; 572.11; 572.12;
572.13; 572.14; 572.15; 572.16; 572.17; 572.18; 572.19; 572.20; 572.21; 572.22; 572.23; 572.24; 572.25;
572.26; 572.27; 572.28; 572.29; 572.30.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Kubly, Fischbach, Stumpf, Saxhaug and Skoe introduced--

S.F. No. 101: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing general education aid proportionately
for rural and metropolitan school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 126C.05,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pappas, Anderson, Moua and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 102: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting the city of Saint Paul to
amortize billboards.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 103: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; making permanent the limited market value
law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 273.11, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 104: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money to commissioner of public
safety to be added to fiscal year 2003 allocation to public safety officer's benefit account for death benefits
and continued health insurance coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 299A.465,
subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 105: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; re-establishing the office, powers, and duties
of a crime victim ombudsman; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections
611A.72; 611A.73, subdivisions 2, 6; 611A.74.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 106: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; reducing the number of members of the senate
and house of representatives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 2.021; 2.031, subdivision 1;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 2.031, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 107: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by
adding a section; providing for equality of rights under the law for men and women.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators LeClair, Wergin, Koering, Nienow and Rosen introduced--

S.F. No. 108: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a
section to article XI; restricting the use of state funds for abortion services.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 109: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds;
appropriating money for municipal water and wastewater systems in St. Stephen.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Fischbach and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 110: A bill for an act relating to highways; directing commissioner of transportation to install
traffic control signal in city of Cold Spring; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 111: A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for reimbursement by the
department of public safety of certain costs of health insurance benefits paid by the city of Caledonia to a
public safety officer.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Betzold and Michel introduced--

S.F. No. 112: A bill for an act relating to probate; adopting article 5 of the Uniform Probate Code
relating to guardianship and conservatorship; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 245A.041;
524.2-502; 524.3-203; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 524; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 524.5-505; 525.539; 525.54; 525.541; 525.542; 525.543; 525.544;
525.545; 525.55; 525.5501; 525.551; 525.5515; 525.552; 525.56; 525.561; 525.562; 525.57; 525.58;
525.581; 525.582; 525.583; 525.59; 525.591; 525.60; 525.61; 525.615; 525.6155; 525.616; 525.6165;
525.617; 525.6175; 525.618; 525.6185; 525.619; 525.6192; 525.6194; 525.6195; 525.6196; 525.6197;
525.6198; 525.6199; 525.62; 525.63; 525.64; 525.641; 525.642; 525.65; 525.651; 525.652; 525.66;
525.661; 525.662; 525.67; 525.68; 525.69; 525.691; 525.692; 525.70; 525.702; 525.703; 525.705.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Scheid, Foley, Limmer, Chaudhary and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 113: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing issuance of $30,000,000 in state trunk
highway bonds for completion of a segment of marked trunk highway 610 as a four-lane freeway;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kiscaden, Belanger, Solon, Lourey and Senjem introduced--

S.F. No. 114: A bill for an act relating to health; repealing MinnesotaCare provider taxes; requiring
pass-through of savings to purchasers; providing for increases in cigarette and tobacco taxes; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.4963, subdivision 2; 62J.041, subdivision 1; 62Q.095, subdivision 6;
214.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 270B.14, subdivision 1; 297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 297F.08, subdivision 7;
297F.09, subdivision 2; 297F.10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 13.4967, subdivision 3; 144.1484, subdivision 2; 295.50;
295.51; 295.52; 295.53; 295.54; 295.55; 295.56; 295.57; 295.58; 295.581; 295.582; 295.59.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pogemiller, Langseth and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 115: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct a
new Guthrie Theater; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Knutson and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 116: A bill for an act relating to trusts; providing for animal care and memorial fund trusts;
changing an application provision; providing for agreements; clarifying procedures; providing an effective
date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 501B.14, subdivision 3; Laws 2002, chapter 347, section
5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 501B.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Betzold, Murphy, Fischbach and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 117: A bill for an act relating to the military; requiring payment of a salary differential to
certain state employees who are members of the national guard or other military reserve units and who
have been called to active military duty on or after September 11, 2001; permitting local governments to
pay a similar salary differential for their employees who are called from reserve status to active military
service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 471.975; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 43A.

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

Senators Johnson, D.J. and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 118: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting the purchase of certain
property used in constructing a fire department facility in the city of Ham Lake; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 119: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; allowing issuance of two sets of special
license plates to volunteer ambulance attendants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 168.12,
subdivision 2e.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 120: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; modifying lawful purpose expenditures;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 349.12, subdivision 25.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 121: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; providing the consolidation of burglary trials
in certain circumstances; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 122: A bill for an act relating to crime; enhancing penalties for certain crimes committed on a
transit vehicle or at a bus stop; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 609.02, by adding a
subdivision; 609.66, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 123: A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting discrimination in auto insurance based
upon geographic location within the Twin Cities metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002,
section 72A.20, subdivision 23.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Utilities.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 124: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; requiring that mobile telephones used in
motor vehicles be hands-free; providing a defense; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 169.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 125: A bill for an act relating to crime; adds solicitation, inducement, and promotion of
prostitution to the list of crimes subject to increased sentences in certain cases; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2002, section 609.1095, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 126: A bill for an act relating to animals; providing criminal penalties for activities related to
cockfighting, dogfighting, and fighting of other domestic animals; creating procedures for disposition and
care of the animals; providing for hearings; clarifying admissibility of certain evidence; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 343.31.

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

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 127: A bill for an act relating to professions; providing clarification of costs and penalties that
may be collected in disciplinary proceedings by the boards of nursing home administrators, optometry,
chiropractic examiners, physical therapy, dentistry, podiatric medicine, pharmacy, and veterinary
medicine; providing for civil penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 148.10, subdivision 3;
148.603; 150A.08, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 151.06, by adding a subdivision; 153.22,
subdivisions 1, 5; 156.127, subdivisions 1, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapters 144A; 148.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 128: A bill for an act relating to firearms; prohibiting a person from transferring a pistol or
semiautomatic military-style assault weapon at a gun show without first conducting a background check
on the transferee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section 624.7132, subdivision 12.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 129: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring certification on firearm hunting
license that the holder is eligible to possess a firearm; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, section
97A.405, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Skoglund introduced--

S.F. No. 130: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; defining controlled substance analogue;
requiring controlled substance analogues to be treated as controlled substances; adding the chemical
substance known as MDMA gamma hydroxybutyric acid to the list of schedule I controlled substances;
adding the chemical substances known as MDMA and MDA to certain controlled substance penalty
enhancement provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2002, sections 152.01, by adding a subdivision;
152.02, subdivisions 2, 4; 152.021, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.022, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.023, subdivisions 1,
2; 152.024, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety.