State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-First Day


Thursday, February 21, 2002


12:00 Noon


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 Schwab and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3348: A bill for an act relating to taxes; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Albert Lea
to impose a local sales and use tax.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 3349: A bill for an act relating to tax-forfeited land; providing for a conveyance to the city of
Mounds View of a particular tax-forfeited parcel.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3350: A bill for an act relating to advisory committees; eliminating the commissioner of
finance as a member of the children's mental health subcommittee to the state advisory council on mental
health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 245.697, subdivision 2a.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Neuville, Vickerman, Limmer and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 3351: A bill for an act relating to family law; providing appropriate child support guidelines;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 518.64, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 518.551,
subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Lessard, Price, Dille and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 3352: A bill for an act relating to the environment; amending provisions of the Dry Cleaner
Environmental Response and Reimbursement Law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 115B.48,
subdivision 5; 115B.49, subdivision 4; 115B.51.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3353: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing provisions of the agricultural chemical
response and reimbursement law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 18E.02, by adding a
subdivision; 18E.03, subdivision 4; 18E.04, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 18E.06; Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 18E.04, subdivisions 2, 4.

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

Senators Moua and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 3354: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting certain bakery products prepared by the
seller from sales and use taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297A.61,
subdivision 31.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Moua, Chaudhary and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 3355: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the metropolitan airports
commission to provide rest rooms for drivers of ground transportation vehicles; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 221.091, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3356: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale of state bonds;
appropriating money for the Red Rock rural water system for the southwest Minnesota regional water
project.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 3357: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the referendum revenue cap by
the rate of inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 126C.17, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3358: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting certain utility attached machinery from
property tax and from tax base sharing; exempting certain utility facilities from sales and use tax on
construction materials, capital equipment, and other machinery; allowing political subdivisions to grant
abatements; exempting certain wind energy conversion systems from property tax; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 272.02, by adding a subdivision; 297A.68, by adding a subdivision; 297A.71, by
adding a subdivision; 469.1813, subdivision 8; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 276A.01,
subdivision 3; 469.1813, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3359: A bill for an act relating to reliever airports; requiring the metropolitan airports
commission to provide equivalent funding for all Federal Aviation Administration designated reliever
airports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 473.608, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Johnson, Dave and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3360: A bill for an act relating to stadiums; providing for the financing of a football stadium
and a parking ramp; altering the membership of the metropolitan sports facilities commission and
imposing requirements on the commission; imposing taxes and fees; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 272.02, by adding a subdivision; 297A.71, by adding a subdivision;
349A.10, subdivision 5; 473.551, by adding subdivisions; 473.553, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 473.595,
subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters
295; 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 473.553, subdivision 14.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Marty and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3361: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for a prescription drug access program;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3362: A bill for an act relating to education; directing the department of children, families, and
learning to study the efficacy of American Indian education programs.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3363: A bill for an act relating to environment finance; authorizing reimbursement to a county
for landfill costs paid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 115B.42, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Stevens, Day, Robling and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3364: A bill for an act relating to state government; rejecting certain labor agreements and
compensation plans; ratifying a labor agreement.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3365: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a local school district to retain music
and art specialists at certain elementary grades; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.12, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 3366: A bill for an act relating to child care; modifying child care assistance; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 119B.09, subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes
2001 Supplement, sections 119B.13, subdivision 6; 256.98, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law
in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 3367: A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring a study of teacher persistence.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Moua, Neuville, Ranum and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 3368: A bill for an act relating to marriage; providing alternate forms of marriage
solemnization; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 517.18.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Moua; Johnson, Doug; Orfield; Metzen and Solon, Y.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 3369: A bill for an act relating to labor; increasing the minimum wage; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 177.24, subdivision 1.

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

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3370: A bill for an act relating to baseball, Hennepin county, the metropolitan sports facilities
commission, and the city of Minneapolis; authorizing the county to finance construction of an open air
roof-ready baseball park; authorizing the county to levy and collect certain taxes; authorizing the county to
issue bonds and expend certain funds, including taxes, to finance the acquisition and betterment of a
baseball park and related facilities; authorizing a transfer of certain revenues related to the ballpark to the
county; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 297A.68, by adding a subdivision; 297A.71, by
adding a subdivision; 473.553, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Frederickson, Robertson, Marty, Scheid and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 3371: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing that sales of smoking
cessation devices are exempt; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.67, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Knutson; Orfield; Robertson; Johnson, Dave and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3372: A bill for an act relating to housing warranties; adding attorney fees to damages for
breach of new home and home improvement warranties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
327A.05, subdivisions 1, 2.

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

Senators Knutson, Orfield, Robertson and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3373: A bill for an act relating to crimes; requiring public employees, officials, and officers to
make reports of certain unlawful actions to law enforcement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
609.456, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.