State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-Fifth Day


Wednesday, February 27, 2002


8:30 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 Tomassoni, Murphy and Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 3396: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain energy efficient
propane gas furnaces and water heaters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297A.67,
subdivision 29.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3397: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the veterans
nursing homes board; transferring a certain appropriation; appropriating a potential settlement amount;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon, Y.P. and Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 3398: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds for the construction of a visitor's center in Duluth; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Stevens and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 3399: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for land acquisition to enable increased operations at the St. Cloud Regional
Airport.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 3400: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use tax; allowing a refund of sales tax
related to bad debt losses of lender; changing the dates for filing a deduction or refund claim on bad debt
loss; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 289A.40, subdivision 2; 289A.50, by adding a
subdivision; 297A.81.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 3401: A bill for an act relating to education; working to improve students' access to needed
services.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3402: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; requiring security interest on vehicle subject
to DWI-related forfeiture to be perfected in order to protect interest of secured party; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 169A.63, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Murphy and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3403: A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for payment of various
claims; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3404: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale of state bonds;
appropriating money for a swine farrowing demonstration facility at the University of Minnesota at
Morris.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Fowler, Ring, Murphy, Langseth and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3405: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the office of citizenship and
volunteer services in the department of administration; appropriating money; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 4.50.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Stumpf, Tomassoni, Sams, Langseth and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3406: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the office of citizenship and
volunteer services in the department of administration; appropriating money; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 4.50.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3407: A bill for an act relating to economic development; authorizing excursion boat
gambling; establishing an excursion boat gambling board; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 299L.02, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 349C.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Sams, Berglin, Lourey, Higgins and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 3408: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an annual adjustment in hospital
payment rates; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256.969, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.