State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Sixty-Third Day


Thursday, February 7, 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.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2689: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for shared time aid to follow the
student to the nonresident district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 126C.01, subdivision 7;
126C.19, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.19, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2690: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating certain telephone sales calls;
providing for the registration of telephone solicitors; providing telephone solicitation educational efforts;
providing remedies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 13.712, by adding a
subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2691: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for early childhood through adult
education; providing for general education revenue; academic excellence; special programs; facilities and
technology; nutrition, school accounting, and other programs; state agencies; children and family support;
prevention; self-sufficiency; and libraries; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 120B.13, subdivision 3; 123B.59, subdivisions 5, 6, 7; 123B.92, subdivision 9; 124D.09,
subdivisions 13, 15; 124D.135, subdivision 3; 124D.531, subdivision 4; 124D.68, subdivisions 2, 9;
124D.86, subdivisions 4, 5; 125A.79, subdivision 1; 126C.01, subdivision 7; 126C.05, subdivision 12;
126C.10, subdivisions 5, 26, 28, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections
122A.162; 122A.18, subdivisions 1, 4; 122A.20, subdivision 2; 122A.21; 123B.42, subdivision 3;
123B.54; 124D.11, subdivision 4; 124D.135, subdivision 8; 124D.20, subdivision 5; 124D.531,
subdivisions 1, 7; 124D.69, subdivision 1; 125A.76, subdivision 1; 126C.05, subdivision 15; 126C.10,
subdivisions 1, 24, 25; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 13; Laws 1997, First Special Session, chapter 4, article
3, section 25, subdivision 7; Laws 2000, chapter 489, article 1, section 36; Laws 2001, First Special
Session chapter 3, article 1, section 17, subdivisions 3, 7, 9, 11; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter
3, article 1, section 19, subdivisions 3, 5; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 15,
subdivisions 3, 10; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 16, subdivision 2; Laws
2001, First Special Session chapter 3, article 3, section 9, subdivisions 2, 5, 6, 7, 10; Laws 2001, First
Special Session chapter 3, article 4, section 5, subdivision 2; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6,
article 1, section 54, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6, 7; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 2, section
77, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 23, 25, as amended, 26, 27, as amended, 29, 30; Laws 2001,
First Special Session chapter 6, article 3, section 21, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 11; Laws 2001, First Special
Session chapter 6, article 4, section 27, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6,
article 5, section 13, subdivisions 2, 5; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 7, section 13, as
amended; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 7, section 14; Laws 2001, First Special
Session chapter 6, article 7, section 15; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 119A.46, subdivisions
1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 119B.189; 119B.19; 119B.21; 119B.211; 120B.22; 120B.23; 123B.59,
subdivisions 6, 7; 124D.09, subdivision 15; 124D.17; 124D.46; 124D.47; 124D.54; 124D.94; Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 119A.46, subdivision 3; 120B.12; 122A.11; 122A.12; 122A.13;
122A.14; Laws 1997, chapter 248, section 47, as amended; Laws 2000, chapter 489, article 2, section 36,
as amended; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 2, section 77, subdivision 30.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Sams, Fischbach and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2692: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying requirements for background
studies; limiting authority of commissioner of human services to set aside a disqualification; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 245A.04, subdivision 3b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2693: A bill for an act relating to economic development; authorizing the sale of state bonds;
appropriating money for a grant to the Lac Qui Parle-Yellow Bank watershed district to design and
construct the Prairie Farm Preservation Education and Exhibit Center.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lesewski and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2694: A bill for an act relating to highways; directing the designation of marked trunk
highway No. 23 from St. Cloud to I-90 as a high-priority interregional corridor and directing its
reconstruction as a multilane divided highway.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Ring, Vickerman and Orfield introduced--

S.F. No. 2695: A bill for an act relating to counties; authorizing counties to require the dedication of
land for public parks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 394.25, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Sams; Johnson, Doug and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2696: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for job enhancement as a
goal of business financing programs; converting the Minnesota investment fund to a revolving loan fund;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 41A.036, subdivision 2; 116J.011;
116J.411, by adding a subdivision; 116J.415, subdivisions 1, 5; 116J.8731, subdivisions 4, 5, 7; 116J.994,
subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 116J.8731, subdivision 1; 116J.995.

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

Senators Rest, Limmer, Ranum and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2697: A bill for an act relating to real property; establishing disclosure requirements for sellers
of residential real estate; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 513.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Chaudhary, Krentz, Wiger and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2698: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Rush Line Transitway.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2699: A bill for an act relating to liens; modifying provisions governing nonconsensual
common law liens; removing a sunset; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 514.99, subdivision 2;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 514.99, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2700: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the city aid base for certain
cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2701: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the city aid base for certain
cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, Debbie; Betzold; Stevens; Scheid and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2702: A bill for an act relating to railroads; appropriating money for the Northstar commuter
rail line.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Wiger, Krentz and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 2703: A bill for an act relating to local government; making voting equipment grants
applicable for reimbursement of earlier purchases; removing the insufficiency of resources requirement;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 204B.48, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Wiger, Krentz and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 2704: A bill for an act relating to Washington county; authorizing the electronic processing of
certain motor vehicle registration renewals; authorizing an additional fee for accepting payment by credit
card.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2705: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited
land that borders public water in Meeker county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2706: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting certain bakery products and certain food
requiring cooking by the consumer to prevent food-borne illness from sales and use taxes; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 31.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kelley, S.P. and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 2707: A bill for an act relating to real estate; filling in an inadvertent omission for a temporary
increase in the surcharge for filing and recording certain documents to fund the real estate task force;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 508.82, subdivision 1; 508A.82, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Lesewski; Stumpf; Moe, R.D.; Berg and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2708: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending homestead classification to certain
property used for nonhomestead purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section
273.124, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Robling, Fowler, Kierlin and Schwab introduced--

S.F. No. 2709: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the sexually transmitted diseases
program to include promoting marriage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 121A.23, subdivision
1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 2710: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for the repeal of general education
revenue provisions and reserved revenue for staff development; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 122A.60, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 122A.61, subdivision 2;
126C.10, subdivisions 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28; 126C.11; 126C.12,
subdivision 1; 126C.125; 126C.13, subdivision 5; 126C.14; 126C.15, subdivisions 3, 4; Minnesota Statutes
2001 Supplement, sections 122A.61, subdivision 1; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 9, 13, 24, 25; 126C.12,
subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 126C.126; 126C.13, subdivision 4; 126C.15, subdivisions 1, 2, 5.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 2711: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; making changes to the livable
community provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 473.253, subdivision 2; 473.254,
subdivisions 1, 6; 473.255, subdivisions 1, 4.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Higgins and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2712: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; appropriating money
to the city of Minneapolis for empowerment zone subprojects; authorizing state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 2713: 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.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2714: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited
land that borders public water in Douglas county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2715: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; setting maximum weight limit for milk
trucks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 169.87, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2716: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees retirement association police
and fire plan; authorizing survivor benefit for the survivor of a deceased member.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2717: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the city aid base for certain
cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2718: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the city aid base for certain
cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2719: A bill for an act relating to fire safety; requiring smoke detectors connected to
centralized power source in dwelling units and guest rooms that are not owner-occupied; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 299F.362, subdivisions 3, 4, 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Anderson and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2720: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; exempting certain park building
projects of local governments from state predesign requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 16B.335, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Price and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2721: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting body piercing services for a person
under 18 without parental consent; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Wiger, Cohen, Price and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2722: A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and to
better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; providing for a grant to
the city of St. Paul for the construction of a high performance office building and educational center
designed and constructed specifically with the health and safety of the building's occupants in mind;
authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Ring and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2723: A bill for an act relating to education finance; extending the disabled access levy for
independent school district No. 578, Pine City.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Lourey, Sabo and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2724: A bill for an act relating to education; child care assistance; providing for temporary
ineligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 119B.09, subdivision 4; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Lourey, Pappas, Sabo and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2725: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for early childhood and family
education; making technical, clarifying, and conforming changes; removing obsolete language; modifying
certain levies; eliminating a reporting requirement; authorizing rulemaking; allowing adult basic education
consortia to act as own fiscal agents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 119A.37, subdivision 3;
119A.374, by adding a subdivision; 119B.011, subdivision 7; 119B.02, subdivision 1; 119B.061,
subdivision 5; 124D.22, subdivision 3; 124D.52, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
sections 124D.135, subdivision 8; 124D.16, subdivision 6; 124D.20, subdivision 5; Laws 2001, First
Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 15, subdivision 9; repealing Laws 2001, First Special Session
chapter 3, article 1, sections 16; 18.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2726: A bill for an act relating to Pine county; authorizing the county to combine county
offices of recorder and assessor into one appointed office.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Samuelson; Johnson, Dean; Vickerman; Lessard and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2727: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying land acquisition procedures;
modifying certain local planning regulations; adding to and deleting from certain state parks and state
recreation areas; authorizing public and private sales of certain state land in Big Stone, Kandiyohi, Itasca,
Morrison, and Scott counties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 84.0272;
394.36, by adding a subdivision; 462.357, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Lourey, Samuelson, Ring, Dille and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2728: A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating the enrollment limitation for the
prescription drug program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256.955, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lourey, Sams and Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 2729: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions relating to emergency medical
services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 144E.01, subdivision 1; 144E.27, subdivision 1;
144E.286, by adding a subdivision; 144E.305, subdivision 2; 144E.41; 144E.50, subdivisions 5, 6;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 144E.01, subdivision 3; 144E.286, subdivisions 1, 2;
Minnesota Rules, parts 4960.1500, subpart 3; 4690.7900, subpart 6.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lourey, Belanger, Kinkel and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2730: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money to complete the Great River Road in Aitkin county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lourey, Belanger, Kinkel and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2731: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to complete the Great
River Road in Aitkin county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lourey; Pappas; Hottinger; Kelley, S.P. and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 2732: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an asthma surveillance system;
modifying provisions governing medical assistance and MinnesotaCare; requiring standards for children's
preventive care; modifying child care assistance; creating the teacher education and compensation helps
program; increasing payment rates for adoption assistance and relative custody assistance; providing
assistance to minor children after the MFIP 60-month time limit is reached; increasing the minimum wage;
establishing a children's account in the general fund; authorizing rulemaking; modifying taxes on tobacco
products; allowing an individual tax credit for children; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 119B.061, subdivision 1; 177.24, subdivision 1; 256B.056, subdivision 7; 256B.69,
by adding a subdivision; 256L.15, by adding a subdivision; 257.85, subdivision 7; 259.67, subdivision 2;
297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3; 297F.08, subdivision 7; 297F.10; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 119B.061, subdivision 4; 256B.056, subdivision 4; 257.85,
subdivision 3; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 17, subdivision 8; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 119B; 144; 256J; 290.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kinkel, Stumpf, Sams, Ranum and Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 2733: A bill for an act relating to education; post-secondary enrollment options; limiting
enrollment in physical education courses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 124D.09,
subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kinkel, Lessard and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2734: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing additional identification procedures;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 201.061, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Kinkel, Lessard, Sams, Murphy and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2735: A bill for an act relating to law enforcement; prohibiting the department of public safety
from using trooper's enforcement activity as a measure of performance; imposing penalties; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 299D.08.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Pappas, Robertson, Stumpf, Lourey and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 2736: A bill for an act relating to education; kindergarten through grade 12 education;
providing for general education, education excellence, special education, facilities and technology, and
nutrition and other programs; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections
13.41, subdivision 5; 122A.64; 123B.04, subdivision 5; 123B.49, subdivisions 3, 4; 123B.57, subdivision
4; 123B.61; 123B.62; 123B.63; 123B.83, subdivision 4; 123B.88, subdivision 2; 124D.03, subdivisions 2,
6; 124D.09, subdivisions 3, 4, 12, 20; 124D.10, subdivision 16; 124D.11, subdivisions 1, 2; 124D.118;
125A.03; 125A.27, subdivision 10; 125A.43; 125A.76, subdivision 7; 126C.01, by adding a subdivision;
126C.10, subdivision 26; 126C.21, subdivision 3; 126C.42, subdivision 1; 126C.63, subdivision 5;
127A.47, subdivisions 7, 8; 475.61, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 13.32,
subdivision 3; 13.46, subdivision 2; 121A.41, subdivision 10; 124D.65, subdivision 5; 125A.09,
subdivision 3; 126C.10, subdivision 4; 126C.15, subdivision 1; 126C.17, subdivisions 7, 7a; 126C.63,
subdivision 8; 126C.69, subdivisions 2, 9; 127A.42, subdivision 2; Laws 1965, chapter 705, as amended;
Laws 2001, First Special Section chapter 5, article 2, section 15; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter
6, article 2, section 67; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 124D; 125A;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 123B.81, subdivision 6; 124D.65, subdivision 4; 126C.01,
subdivisions 4, 11; 126C.14; 126C.40, subdivision 4; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 1,
section 31; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 5, section 12.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Pappas, Krentz, Sabo and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2737: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring the commissioner to provide diesel fuel
emissions information to local school districts; requiring local school districts to provide diesel fuel
emissions information to parents; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 121A;
123B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Price, Higgins and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2738: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for maintenance of leased
property; permitting aquatic plant grants; making certain state park permit exemptions; providing for
federal law compliance; modifying certain appropriations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 84.153; 84.975, by adding a subdivision; 85.054, by adding a subdivision;
97A.055, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 2, section 5, subdivisions 2, 5,
6, 7, 8, 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2739: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the city of West St. Paul to issue six
additional on-sale intoxicating liquor licenses.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2740: A bill for an act relating to energy; making technical corrections to the 2001 omnibus
energy bill; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 216B.2425, subdivision 3; Laws
2001, chapter 212, article 1, section 3.

Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2741: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Port Crosby Mississippi Riverfront development.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 2742: A bill for an act relating to taxation; Wyoming township; city of Chisago City;
repealing an authorization for municipal reimbursements; repealing Laws 2001, First Special Session
chapter 5, article 3, section 88.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Fischbach, Murphy, Schwab and Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 2743: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending homestead classification to certain
property used for nonhomestead purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections
273.124, subdivision 11; 273.13, subdivision 22.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Kleis and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2744: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and buildings for housing projects serving veterans and other single adults who are
homeless or at risk of homelessness; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Knutson; Robertson; Rest and Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 2745: A bill for an act relating to education finance; broadening the health and safety program
to include school safety costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 123B.57, subdivisions 1, 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Scheid; Rest; Terwilliger; Kelley, S.P. and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2746: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing an intermediate school district
to levy for judgments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 126C.43, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Rest; Scheid; Terwilliger; Kelley, S.P. and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2747: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing an intermediate school district
to issue tax and aid anticipation certificates as if it were a school district; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 123B.78, subdivision 3; 126C.50.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Scheevel, Kiscaden, Schwab, Rest and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2748: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for the comparison of the third and fifth
grade tests in the comprehensive assessment system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
section 120B.30, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Stevens, Day, Terwilliger, Ourada and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 2749: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for wetland
replacement; authorizing state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2750: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring persons wrongfully obtaining
medical assistance, MinnesotaCare, or general assistance medical care to be disqualified from the
program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 256.98, subdivision 8.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Samuelson and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2751: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing the local government aid payable to
certain cities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 477A.011,
subdivision 36; 477A.03, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Robertson, Pogemiller, Orfield, Olson and Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 2752: A bill for an act relating to Hennepin county; providing for design-build contracts;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 383B.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Robertson, Pappas, Stumpf, Kiscaden and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2753: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying consent requirements for billing
medical assistance and MinnesotaCare for covered individual education plan services; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 125A.21, subdivision 2; 256B.0625, subdivision 26; Minnesota Statutes
2001 Supplement, sections 256B.0625, subdivision 19a; 256B.0627, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, Doug and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2754: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; repealing the limited market value
phase-out; making the limitation permanent; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section
273.11, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Pappas, Kierlin, Lesewski and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2755: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring nonpublic schools to annually provide
notice of equal transportation requirements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
121A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Betzold, Higgins and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2756: A bill for an act relating to tax data; authorizing the exchange of certain information
relating to employees and employers between the department of labor and industry and the department of
revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 270B.14, subdivision 8.

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

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2757: A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating contested case procedures;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 14.57; 14.59; 14.61; 14.62, subdivision 1, by adding a
subdivision; 14.63; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 14.62, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2758: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making technical changes to tax data classification
and disclosure provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 270B.01, subdivision 8; 270B.02,
subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 270B.02, subdivision 3; 270B.08,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Tomassoni and Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 2759: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating the repair or replacement of auto glass;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 72A.201, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Lesewski, Tomassoni, Hottinger and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2760: A bill for an act relating to mines; modifying a reporting requirement for the inspector
of mines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 180.11.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Kiscaden, Scheevel, Kierlin, Larson and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2761: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for a regional public safety training center in the Rochester area.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kleis; Samuelson; Johnson, Dean; Fischbach and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2762: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money to predesign the Camp
Ripley Joint Military/Law Enforcement Anti-Terrorism Training Facility.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Higgins and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 2763: A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting employers from requiring
employees or job applicants to pay for certain expenses such as background checks, credit checks, testing,
or orientation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.

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

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

S.F. No. 2764: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying standards for reporting incidents
and emergencies in licensed programs serving persons with mental retardation or related conditions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 245B.02, subdivision 10; 245B.05, subdivision 7; 626.557,
subdivision 14.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Higgins and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2765: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a choice of county or private
agency case management vendor for persons with mental retardation or related conditions; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.092, subdivisions 2a, 4b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Sabo, Ranum, Pogemiller, Higgins and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2766: A bill for an act relating to education finance; restoring integration revenue to special
school district No. 1, Minneapolis; proposing a study on student mobility; amending Minnesota Statutes
2001 Supplement, section 124D.86, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2767: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the state's compensation liability
insurance for licensed providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 245.814, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2768: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing provisions in the medical
assistance demonstration project; adding requirements for the prepaid medical assistance and prepaid
general assistance medical programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.69, subdivision 2;
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 256B.692, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2769: A bill for an act relating to counties; Itasca and Koochiching; increasing the per capita
spending limit for promotion of tourist, agricultural, and industrial development; making a technical
correction by restoring legal text inadvertently made into a headnote in 1975; amending Laws 1965,
chapter 326, section 1, subdivision 5, as amended; Laws 1967, chapter 170, section 1, subdivision 5, as
amended.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Higgins, Tomassoni and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2770: A bill for an act relating to waste management; modifying certain solid waste practices;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 115A.02; 115A.03, by adding a subdivision; 297H.13,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2771: A bill for an act relating to education; directing school boards to adopt a policy
prohibiting intimidation and bullying; requiring school boards to make existing sexual, religious, and racial
harassment and violence policies consistent with the policy prohibiting intimidation and bullying;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 121A.03, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Hottinger, Vickerman, Rest, Robertson and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2772: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for alternative annexation
procedures for cities in certain cases; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 414A.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Pogemiller; Moe, R.D. and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2773: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota state retirement system; modifying the
definition of allowable service to include time on strike; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
section 352.01, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2774: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; regulating abandoned motor vehicles;
requiring notice of taking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 168B.06, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Murphy, Pappas, Price and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 2775: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Red Rock commuter rail line.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 2776: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for construction of the interchange at I-35W and county road J in Ramsey
county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2777: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale of state bonds;
appropriating money for the Lake Koronis recreational trail.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2778: A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the city aid base for certain
cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2779: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing funding for economic
development in small cities in Minnesota; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lessard, Samuelson, Stevens, Pariseau and Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 2780: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying timber permit and lease
provisions; creating a prairie chicken hunting license; modifying requirements for taking turtles;
modifying requirements for a firearms safety certificate; providing for enforcement authority and
restoration requirements related to gathering or destroying aquatic plants; eliminating certain experimental
trout stream restrictions; providing criminal penalties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 90.151, subdivision 1; 90.162; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 41; 97B.020; 97B.601, subdivision
4; 97C.605; 97C.611; 103G.615, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 97A; 97B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 90.50; 97C.003; 97C.605,
subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Lessard, Samuelson, Sams and Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 2781: A bill for an act relating to local government; shooting ranges; defining generally
accepted operation practices; providing for relation to ordinances, closing and relocation, and nuisance
liability; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 87A.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Knutson, Belanger, Metzen, Pariseau and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2782: A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing Dakota county to require inmates in
county jail to contribute to the costs of incarceration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 641.12,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Sabo, Cohen, Higgins, Anderson and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 2783: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Central Corridor Transitway.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pappas, Chaudhary, Cohen, Murphy and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 2784: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for Ramsey county to buy the Union Depot in St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hottinger, Sams, Ranum and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 2785: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to establish and
maintain a biological agents registry; directing the commissioner to establish biological agent safety
standards; authorizing rulemaking; providing a civil penalty; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2786: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money and reducing earlier
appropriations; modifying certain grant provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
section 136A.101, subdivision 5a; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 1, article 1, section 2,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Solon, Y.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2787: A bill for an act relating to higher education; capital improvements; appropriating
money to the University of Minnesota.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Solon, Y.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2788: A bill for an act relating to gambling; state lottery; requiring the director of the state
lottery to establish sports pool games; establishing a human resources account in the general fund, to
which all net proceeds from these games must be credited; appropriating money for nutrition, housing, and
health care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 145A.14, by adding a subdivision; 349A.04;
349A.10, subdivision 5; 349A.13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 256;
268.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2789: A bill for an act relating to retirement; local police and paid firefighter relief
associations; clarifying the laws applicable to the remaining local police and paid firefighter pension plans;
repealing obsolete local police and paid firefighter pension plan laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 69.77; 69.80; 353A.08, subdivision 6a; 423A.17; 423A.171; 424A.09; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 69.25; 69.26; 69.27; 69.28; 69.29; 69.30; 69.32; 69.33; 69.361; 69.37; 69.38; 69.39;
69.40; 69.41; 69.42; 69.43; 69.44; 69.45; 69.46; 69.47; 69.48; 69.49; 69.50; 69.51; 69.52; 69.53; 69.62;
69.78; 297I.10, subdivision 2; 423.37; 423.371; 423.372; 423.373; 423.374; 423.375; 423.377; 423.378;
423.379; 423.38; 423.381; 423.382; 423.383; 423.384; 423.385; 423.386; 423.387; 423.388; 423.389;
423.39; 423.391; 423.392; 423.801; 423.802; 423.803; 423.804; 423.805; 423.806; 423.808; 423.809;
423.810; 423.812; 423.813; 423.814; 423.90; 423A.03; 424.01; 424.02; 424.03; 424.04; 424.05; 424.06;
424.08; 424.14; 424.15; 424.16; 424.165; 424.17; 424.18; 424.19; 424.20; 424.21; 424.22; 424.23; 424.24;
424.25; 424.27; 424.28; 424.29; Special Session Laws 1889, chapter 425; Special Session Laws 1891,
chapter 11; Laws 1897, chapters 389; 390; Laws 1915, chapter 68; Laws 1917, chapter 196; Laws 1919,
chapters 68; 515; Laws 1921, chapter 118; Laws 1923, chapter 54; Laws 1925, chapter 197; Laws 1931,
chapter 48; Laws 1933, chapter 122; Laws 1935, chapters 92; 192; 208; 259; Laws 1937, chapters 132;
197; 253; Laws 1939, chapters 124; 304; Laws 1941, chapters 74; 182; 196; Laws 1943, chapters 170;
267; 397; 413; 432; Laws 1945, chapters 74; 182; 277; 300; Laws 1947, chapters 40; 43; 101; 274; 329;
Laws 1949, chapters 87; 144; 153; 154; 164; 191; 235; 281; 378; Laws 1951, chapters 43; 45; 48; 144;
233; 243; 420; 435; 499; Laws 1953, chapters 37; 44; 91; 235; 253; 348; 391; 401; 406; Laws 1955,
chapters 42; 49; 75; 151; 187; 188; 293; 294; 348; 375; 827; Laws 1957, chapters 10; 16; 36; 127; 144;
164; 256; 257; 455; 630; 793; Laws 1959, chapters 108; 131; 191; 207; 208; 211; 437; Laws 1961,
chapters 186; 290; 295; 300; 343; 376; 399; 434; 435, section 2; 443; 620; 631; 747; Extra Session Laws
1961, chapters 28; 80; Laws 1963, chapters 36; 208; 221; 271; 443; 453; 454; 464; 619; 636; 643; 670;
715; Laws 1965, chapters 174; 179; 190; 418; 457; 458; 465; 498; 536; 540; 594; 604; 605; 636; 790;
Laws 1967, chapters 644; 678; 702; 708; 730; 732; 736; 751; 775; 783; 798; 807; 816; 848; Laws 1969,
chapters 138; 442; 443; 552; 576; 594; 614; 641; 668; 669; 670; 671; 672; 686; 694; 716; 849; 1087; Laws
1971, chapters 51; 178; 407; 549; 614; 807; 809; 810; Extra Session Laws 1971, chapter 41; Laws 1973,
chapters 286; 287; 346; 359; 432; 433; 587; Laws 1974, chapters 251; 382; Laws 1975, chapters 120; 121;
127; 254, sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 368, section 54; 389; 408; 423; 424; 425; Laws 1976, chapters 36; 78;
85; 99; 247; Laws 1977, chapters 83; 164, sections 1, 3; 169; 270; 275; 374; 429, section 62; Laws 1978,
chapters 563, sections 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30; 579; 648; 690,
sections 9 and 10; and 793, section 96; Laws 1979, chapters 131, section 3; 216, sections 27, 28, 29, 30,
31, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44; Laws 1980, chapters 341, sections 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10; 600,
sections 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 22; 607, article XV, section 23; Laws 1981, chapters 68, sections
31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 41, 42, 43; 224, sections 236, 237, 239, 240, 243, 244, 247, 248, 252, 253, 258,
259, 260, 261, 263, 264, 265, 266, 267, 268, 270, 272, 273; 297, sections 1, 2; Laws 1982, chapters 402;
443; 574, sections 3, 4, 5, 6, 8; 578, article 2, section 1, subdivision 8; 3, section 18; 610, sections 8, 9, 10,
11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20; Laws 1983, chapters 47; 74; 84, section 1; 291, sections 8, 9, 10, 11,
12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17; Laws 1984, chapter 574, sections 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 33; Laws 1985,
chapters 259, sections 5, 6, as amended; 261, sections 14, 15, 16, 18, 20, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36; Laws 1986,
chapters 359, sections 22, 23, 24, 25; 458, sections 23, 24, 34; Laws 1987, chapter 372, article 2, sections
7, 8, 9, 10, 12; Laws 1988, chapter 709, articles 8, section 5; 9, section 5; Laws 1989, chapter 319, article
11, sections 2, 3, 4, 12; Laws 1990, chapter 589, article 1, section 7; Laws 1991, chapters 96; 269, article
2, sections 12, 13; Laws 1992, chapters 392, section 1; 393, section 1; 422; 431, section 1; 448; 455; 563,
sections 3, 4, 5; 586, section 1; Laws 1993, chapters 72; 110; 112, section 2; 126; 202, article 1; Laws
1994, chapters 409; 410; 474; 490; 541, section 3; Laws 1995, chapter 262, article 10, section 4; Laws
1996, chapter 448, article 2, section 1; Laws 1997, chapter 241, article 2, sections 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11,
13, 14, 15, 20; Laws 1999, chapter 222, article 3, section 6.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2790: A bill for an act relating to retirement; social security coverage for public employees;
recodifying social security coverage provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 355.01,
subdivisions 1, 3, 6, 8, by adding subdivisions; 355.02; 355.03; 355.05; 355.07; 355.08; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 355; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 355.01,
subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 9, 10; 355.11; 355.12; 355.13; 355.14; 355.15; 355.16; 355.17; 355.201; 355.202;
355.203; 355.204; 355.205; 355.206; 355.207; 355.208; 355.209; 355.21; 355.22; 355.23; 355.24; 355.25;
355.26; 355.27; 355.28; 355.281; 355.282; 355.283; 355.284; 355.285; 355.286; 355.287; 355.288;
355.29; 355.291; 355.292; 355.293; 355.294; 355.295; 355.296; 355.297; 355.298; 355.299; 355.30;
355.311; 355.391; 355.392; 355.393; 355.41; 355.42; 355.43; 355.44; 355.45; 355.46; 355.48; 355.49;
355.50; 355.51; 355.52; 355.54; 355.55; 355.56; 355.57; 355.58; 355.59; 355.60; 355.61; 355.621;
355.622; 355.623; 355.624; 355.625; 355.626; 355.627; 355.628; 355.71; 355.72; 355.73; 355.74; 355.75;
355.76; 355.77; 355.78; 355.79; 355.80; 355.81; 355.90.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2791: A bill for an act relating to retirement; retirement systems, generally; reorganizing and
revising various general retirement provisions; instructing the revisor of statutes; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 69.29; 356.001; 356.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a; 356.215; 356.216; 356.217;
356.219; 356.22; 356.23; 356.24, subdivisions 1b, 1c, 2; 356.245; 356.25; 356.30; 356.302; 356.303;
356.32; 356.40; 356.41; 356.50; 356.55, as amended; 356.551; 356.611; 356.65, subdivision 2; 356.87;
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 356.24, subdivision 1; 356.555; 356.62; 356.65, subdivision
1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; proposing coding for new law as
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 356.19; 356.305; 356.306;
356.31; 356.325; 356.35; 356.36; 356.37; 356.371, subdivisions 2, 3; 356.372; 356.38; 356.39; 356.45;
356.451; 356.452; 356.453; 356.454; 356.455; 356.615; 356.71; 356.80; 356.81; 356.86; 356.865; 356.88;
356.89; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 356.371, subdivision 1; 356.866; Laws 1997,
chapter 233, article 1, section 58.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2792: A bill for an act relating to legislation; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted
text and obsolete references; eliminating certain redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions;
reenacting certain legislation; making miscellaneous technical corrections to statutes and other laws;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 13.04, subdivision 2; 13.461, subdivision 7; 13.4963,
subdivision 2; 13.4967, subdivision 3; 13.741, subdivision 1; 13.7411, subdivision 5; 13D.05, subdivision
2; 15A.086; 16D.11, subdivision 6; 17A.04, subdivision 1; 31.51, subdivision 3; 32.073; 41A.09,
subdivision 8; 41B.045, subdivision 2; 41B.046, subdivision 5; 41B.047, subdivision 4; 48.24, subdivision
5; 115A.06, subdivision 5a; 115A.59; 115A.9157, subdivision 6; 115B.20, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 115B.25,
subdivision 2; 115B.26; 115B.28, as amended; 115B.29, subdivision 1; 115B.30, subdivision 3; 115B.31,
subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 115B.32; 115B.33; 115B.34; 115B.35, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 8, 9; 115B.36; 115B.37;
115C.08, subdivisions 4, 5; 116J.615; 116J.616; 119A.11, subdivision 3; 119A.20, subdivision 1;
119A.46, subdivision 6; 144E.43, subdivision 1; 148.71, subdivision 3; 219.98; 221.185, subdivision 5a;
222.631, subdivision 1; 260B.171, subdivision 5; 270.708, subdivision 1; 270B.15; 297B.035, subdivision
3; 297I.05, subdivision 12; 297I.30, subdivisions 1, 5; 299F.11, subdivision 2; 349.163, subdivision 6;
349A.10, subdivision 5; 352D.02, subdivision 1; 383C.19; 401.05, subdivision 3; 437.08; 437.09; 437.10;
458D.02, subdivisions 2, 3; 458D.23; 469.110, subdivision 2; 469.116, subdivision 7; 469.118,
subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 469.119, subdivision 1; 469.122; 469.154, subdivision 5; 471.415, subdivision 2;
501B.61, as amended; 514.94; 524.2-301; 524.2-604; 524.2-609; 583.24, subdivision 4; 609.341,
subdivision 17; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 16A.151, by adding subdivisions; 17B.15,
subdivision 1; 60K.31, subdivision 1; 60K.32; 60K.34, subdivision 1; 60K.39, subdivisions 5, 6; 60K.48;
60K.51, subdivision 6; 60K.52, subdivision 1; 61B.23, subdivision 15; 119A.22; 144.057, subdivision 4;
169.073; 214.01, subdivision 3; 216B.098, subdivision 2; 216B.2424, subdivision 5; 216B.2425,
subdivision 3; 270.07, subdivision 3a; 275.28, subdivision 1; 275.70, subdivision 5; 290A.03, subdivision
13; 297A.668, subdivision 3; 336.9-334; 356.62; 376.08, subdivision 2; 501B.60, subdivision 3; 514.661,
subdivision 5; 626.556, subdivision 11; Laws 1995, chapter 220, sections 141, 142, as amended; Laws
2000, chapter 399, article 1, section 139; Laws 2001, chapter 171, section 12; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 89A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 89A.01; 89A.02;
89A.03; 89A.04; 89A.05; 89A.06; 89A.07; 89A.08; 89A.09; 89A.10; 89A.11; 115B.27; 115B.35,
subdivisions 1, 5, 6; 116.19; 221.0315; 437.11; 462A.072; 557.11; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
sections 16A.1286, subdivisions 4, 5; Laws 1997, chapter 85, article 4, section 28; Laws 1999, chapter
159, section 79; Laws 1999, chapter 231, section 180; Laws 2001, chapter 161, section 4; Laws 2001,
chapter 162, section 4; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 2, section 103; Laws 2001, First Special
Session chapter 8, article 7, section 1; Minnesota Rules, parts 5300.0360; 7021.0001, subparts 2, 4;
7190.0002; 7190.0003; 7190.0004; 7190.0008, subparts 1, 2; 7190.0015, subparts 1, 2; 7190.0100, subpart
2; 7190.1000, subpart 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2793: A bill for an act relating to health services; requiring the commissioner of human
services to develop a plan to certify out-of-state facilities that care for children with severe emotional
disturbance.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2794: A bill for an act relating to state purchasing; requiring state agencies to purchase clean
fuels and vehicles capable of running on clean fuels if reasonably available and consistent with the
agency's purpose; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 2795: A bill for an act relating to human rights; adding sanctions that may be imposed;
creating standing to seek sanctions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 363.06,
subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Rest, Pappas, Scheid, Hottinger and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2796: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; modifying the deficit reduction
provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 469.1792, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Rest; Anderson; Johnson, Dave; Robertson and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2797: A bill for an act relating to affordable housing; authorizing the sale of state bonds;
appropriating money to the housing finance agency for rental housing to be owned by a public entity.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Schwab introduced--

S.F. No. 2798: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; providing grants to the city of Albert
Lea and Freeborn county for dam and lake improvements in the Albert Lea area; authorizing issuance of
bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Cohen, Metzen, Vickerman and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2799: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 2800: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use taxes; exempting the purchase of
construction materials used in constructing a fire and ambulance station for the city of Houston; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2801: A bill for an act relating to the city of Delano; increasing its public utilities commission
from three to five members.

Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.

Senators Ourada; Schwab; Johnson, Debbie and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2802: A bill for an act relating to education; providing that school districts need not comply
with mandates unless revenue to comply is identified; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 123B.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Robling, Lesewski and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 2803: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring child care providers to develop
policies for reporting suspected child maltreatment; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 245A.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Robling; Johnson, Debbie; Ourada and Johnson, Dave introduced--

S.F. No. 2804: A bill for an act relating to highways; requiring the commissioner of transportation to
allow use of freeway and expressway shoulders by all 15-person buses where such use is permitted for
transit buses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Knutson, Vickerman, Terwilliger and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2805: A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating transportation public works contracts;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Pappas; Moua and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2806: A bill for an act relating to fire protection; authorizing certain installations by licensed
plumbers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 299M.03.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Ranum, Berglin, Cohen, Robertson and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2807: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; specifying that organ donor designation on
driver's license or Minnesota identification card is conclusive evidence of intent; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 525.9211

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

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

S.F. No. 2808: A bill for an act relating to taxes; local sales tax administration; delaying the date for the
state to start collecting the Duluth sales tax; amending Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 5, article
12, section 82, the effective date.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Sams, Samuelson, Lourey, Pariseau and Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 2809: A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring certain third-party purchasers to comply
with provisions authorizing transfer of the health care provider tax; requiring certain documentation of
compliance; authorizing a civil action for noncompliance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
295.582.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Fowler; Moe, R.D.; Murphy and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 2810: A bill for an act relating to taxation; defining the sale and purchase of food and drink;
defining food products; providing direction to the commissioner; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001
Supplement, sections 297A.61, subdivision 3; 297A.67, subdivision 2; 297A.995, subdivisions 3, 4;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivision 31.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kiscaden, Sams, Samuelson, Lourey and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 2811: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a donated dental services
program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Dille; Ourada; Murphy and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2812: A bill for an act relating to highways; providing for the use of corn-based de-icing
solutions for snow and ice control on state trunk highways; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 161.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Larson, by request, introduced--

S.F. No. 2813: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying fee and reimbursement provisions for
hearing instrument dispensers; requiring certain rule amendments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 153A.17; 256B.0625, subdivision 8b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Murphy, Fischbach, Metzen and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2814: A bill for an act relating to cooperatives; authorizing electronic voting; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 308A.635, subdivisions 4, 6.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Murphy, Dille, Berg, Sams and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2815: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a livestock development program;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 17.101, by adding a subdivision.

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

Senators Ring and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2816: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; providing for demolition of the
administration building at the Cambridge regional treatment center; authorizing issuance of bonds;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Berg, Dille, Frederickson, Vickerman and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 2817: A bill for an act relating to waters; clarifying required permission for work in public
waters; modifying criteria for wetland replacement plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections
103E.011, subdivision 3; 103G.2241, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 2818: A bill for an act relating to highways; directing the commissioner of transportation to
reconstruct a segment of marked trunk highway No. 55.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Belanger and Johnson, Dave introduced--

S.F. No. 2819: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for the Bloomington Center for the Arts.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Johnson, Dave introduced--

S.F. No. 2820: A bill for an act relating to paternity; increasing the liability period for past support of
the child; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 257.66, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Scheid, Oliver, Metzen, Belanger and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2821: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating conduct of real estate industry
licensees; modifying disclosures; regulating investigations by the commissioner of commerce; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 82.19, subdivision 9; 82.197, subdivision 3; 82.23, subdivision 1; 82.27,
by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 82.197, subdivisions 1, 4, 6; 82.22,
subdivision 13.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Vickerman, Price, Frederickson and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 2822: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying certain responsibilities of the
advisory committee and the legislative commission on Minnesota resources regarding the environmental
and natural resources trust fund; modifying availability of funds for disbursement; providing a penalty for
failure to comply with restrictions on certain state-funded acquisitions of land; requiring recipients of
certain state funding for acquisitions of interests in land to record a notice of funding agreement regarding
the interests; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 116P.06, subdivision 2; 116P.07; 116P.11;
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 116P.15.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Price introduced--

S.F. No. 2823: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the metro
greenways and natural areas program; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Sabo; Tomassoni; Kelley, S.P.; Pappas and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 2824: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring the commissioner of children, families,
and learning to develop the capacity to administer the basic skills test on line and to score and report test
results to students and schools quickly; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 120B.30, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kiscaden and Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 2825: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring the county to administer school district
elections; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 205A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Kiscaden and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2826: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for permanent interactive television and
telecommunications access revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.40, subdivision 4;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 125B.25, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Wiener, Tomassoni, Kierlin, Larson and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2827: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for registration of agents of
student athletes; defining terms; providing penalties and remedies; appropriating money; proposing coding
for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 81A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Robertson, Pappas, Stumpf, Knutson and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2828: A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying a limitation on the ability of
the board of trustees of the Minnesota state colleges and universities and intermediate school districts to
enter into certain property agreements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 136F.68.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 2829: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct the
Headwaters Regional Science Center in Bemidji; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 2830: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing funding for construction of a
portion of the Paul Bunyan state trail; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 2831: A bill for an act relating to human services; implementing a hiring and layoff freeze at
the Ah-Gwah-Ching center and requiring the provision of information on center programs; establishing a
task force on collocation of services and functions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 251.013,
subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2832: A bill for an act relating to public safety; imposing fine surcharge on traffic violators
apprehended by state patrol; creating trooper training account; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 169.89, by adding a subdivision; 299D.03, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision;
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 299D.03, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2833: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the referendum conversion adjustment
for interest earned; amending Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 6, article 1, section 53.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2834: A bill for an act relating to Steele county; permitting the appointment of the county
recorder.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2835: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for emergency
operating expenses for Farmamerica.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kleis, Fischbach and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2836: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for a grant for parks and trails to the St. Cloud area regional parks and trails coordinating board.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 2837: A bill for an act relating to taxes; establishing a refundable child tax credit; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2838: A bill for an act relating to public meetings; authorizing public meetings to be closed
under certain circumstances to discuss security issues; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 13D.05,
subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Ranum, Betzold, Marty, Knutson and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2839: A bill for an act relating to the courts; repealing limitations on the term of service for
judges in Hennepin and Ramsey county juvenile courts; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
260.019, subdivisions 2, 3, 4.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2840: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate increase for a certain
hospital; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.31.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2841: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; providing for capital improvements at
the Minnesota state academies; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2842: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for a prison industry building at the Minnesota correctional facility-Faribault.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Hottinger, Frederickson, Day, Fowler and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2843: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for the design and construction at Faribault and North Mankato campuses of South Central
Technical College.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Hottinger, Frederickson, Fowler and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2844: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for phase 3 of the athletic facilities project at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Ranum, Pappas and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2845: A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring the commissioner of children,
families, and learning to prepare a study on full-day kindergarten.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Krentz, Terwilliger, Oliver, Marty and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2846: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing all school districts to
participate in the alternative facilities program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section
123B.59, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Wiger, Krentz, Price and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2847: A bill for an act relating to education finance; restoring voter-approved referendum
amounts in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 126C.17,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Moua, Langseth and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 2848: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; for a grant to the city of St. Paul to
acquire land for and remediate contamination in the Phalen corridor; authorizing issuance of bonds;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kleis; Day; Moe, R.D.; Tomassoni and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2849: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; providing extra unemployment
benefits for certain workers laid off from Fingerhut.

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

Senators Cohen and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2850: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for loans for transitional housing.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 2851: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota state retirement system and public
employees retirement association; granting additional service credit for past uncredited legislative service
and Itasca state park employment.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Pogemiller; Johnson, Dean; Betzold and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2852: A bill for an act relating to retirement; eliminating contribution rate increases in the
local government correctional service retirement plan; amending Laws 2000, chapter 461, article 10,
section 3, as amended; repealing Laws 2000, chapter 461, article 10, section 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Price, Berg, Krentz, Higgins and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2853: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing funding for supplemental
expenses of the citizens advisory committee for the environment and natural resources trust fund, for an
educational television series about Minnesota's natural landscapes, and for a bridge on the gateway trail;
appropriating money from the environment and natural resources trust fund.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Tomassoni; Kleis; Robertson; Johnson, Doug and Solon, Y.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2854: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying MinnesotaCare eligibility requirements;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256L.07, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2855: A bill for an act relating to transportation; limiting duration of drivers' licenses and
Minnesota identification cards for noncitizens with short-term admission authorization; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 171.07, subdivision 4; 171.27.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Anderson; Higgins and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 2856: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying requirements for
additional unemployment benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 268.125, subdivisions 3, 5;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 268.125, subdivision 1.

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

Senators Johnson, Dave; Anderson; Higgins and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 2857: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying benefit requirements;
providing for an alternate base period; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 268.035, subdivision
19; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 268.035, subdivision 4; 268.07, subdivisions 1, 2.

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

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2858: A bill for an act relating to state government; correcting errors and making technical
changes relating to state government operations and appropriations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 3.855, subdivision 4; 349A.10, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section
16A.151, by adding subdivisions; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 10, article 1, section 12,
subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 4A.055; 16A.1286, subdivisions 4,
5.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2859: A bill for an act relating to state government; changing the time for submission of the
February forecast of revenues and expenditures and the deadline for the submission of the governor's
budget to the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 16A.103, subdivision 1; 16A.11,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2860: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying appropriations for the general
legislative and administrative expenses of state government; modifying provisions relating to state and
local government operations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 15.0591,
subdivision 2; 16A.40; 16B.61, subdivision 1a; 16A.671, subdivision 3; 16B.70, subdivision 1; 124D.385,
subdivision 2; 256.9753, subdivision 3; 403.04, by adding a subdivision; 403.11, subdivision 3; Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 16B.62, subdivision 1; 16B.65, subdivisions 1, 5a; 16E.09, subdivision
1; 327A.01, subdivision 2; 403.11, subdivision 1; Laws 1998, chapter 404, section 23, subdivision 6;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 138.17, subdivision 8; 403.08, subdivisions 1, 2; Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 4.50; 138.17, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Schwab, Kleis, Kierlin, Day and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 2861: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money to the commissioner of
transportation for designing and equipping its radio communications system infrastructure.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Dille and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2862: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding to establish the Minnesota
center for agricultural innovation; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 2863: A bill for an act relating to human services; implementing a hiring and layoff freeze at
the Willmar regional treatment center.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 2864: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to renovate
laboratories at Ridgewater community and technical college; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Stevens, Sams, Pariseau and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2865: A bill for an act relating to professions; modifying terms of temporary licensure for
occupational therapists; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 148.6418, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Ranum, Foley, Moua and Schwab introduced--

S.F. No. 2866: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting certain bakery and fruit products from
sales and use taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297A.61, subdivisions 31, 33.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ranum, Foley, Moua and Schwab introduced--

S.F. No. 2867: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting low-income housing owned by a
qualified nonprofit agency from property taxation; exempting construction and rehabilitation of
low-income housing owned by a qualified nonprofit agency from the sales tax; providing for payments in
lieu of taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297A.71, subdivision 23.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Marty, Scheid and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 2868: A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting independent expenditures by political
parties as a condition of receiving a public subsidy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 10A.01,
subdivisions 9, 18; 10A.25, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 10A.28, subdivision 1; 10A.31,
subdivisions 3, 5; 10A.322; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 290.06, subdivision 23.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2869: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing the Cuyuna Lakes state trail;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 85.015, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Murphy and Moua introduced--

S.F. No. 2870: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for a farmers' market hall
project; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Higgins, Hottinger, Tomassoni, Kleis and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2871: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating the greater Minnesota
redevelopment program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 116J.561; 116J.562; 116J.563; 116J.564; 116J.565; 116J.566; 116J.567.

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

Senators Moe, R.D.; Kinkel and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2872: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct an
economic development facility on the Red Lake Indian reservation; canceling part of an appropriation;
authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 2873: A bill for an act relating to Cook county; authorizing the county to convey the Mineral
Center cemetery to the Grand Portage Reservation.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 2874: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money for land acquisition for Vermilion Community College.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Moua; Krentz; Moe, R.D.; Rest and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2875: A bill for an act relating to the environment; establishing an environmental
sustainability policy; developing green standards for state product purchasing; establishing the Minnesota
green government council; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Langseth, Oliver, Anderson, Kinkel and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2876: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing tax credit for land donated for
conservation purposes; providing for property tax classification of certain unimproved land bordering a
lake; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 273.13, subdivision 23; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ranum, Pappas, Marty and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2877: A bill for an act relating to human services; placing a moratorium on the establishment,
licensure, and public financing of large institutions for children; requiring a study on children and families
whose needs are not being met by the current child welfare or social services systems.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2878: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing funding for the Great River
Ridge trail; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2879: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing funding for the Goodhue
Pioneer trail; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2880: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money to restore and rehabilitate trunk highway turnbacks and contemplated
turnbacks.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Cohen and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2881: A bill for an act relating to housing; specifying certain discretionary municipal
subdivision authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 462.358, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Krentz, Ring, Lourey and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2882: A resolution memorializing the United States Congress and the Commissioner of the
Food and Drug Administration of the United States to take steps to protect the health of the people of the
United States, and to maintain the effectiveness of human antibiotics by limiting their use as routine
additives to animal feeds and water, and memorializing leadership in the other states to join in this effort.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Krentz and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2883: A bill for an act relating to food; requiring bottled water manufacturers to make certain
information available; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 31.

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

Senator Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 2884: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; prohibiting the nontherapeutic use of animal
feed containing certain antibiotics; establishing a surcharge on all commercial feeds sold that contain
antibiotics; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 25.33, by adding a
subdivision; 25.341, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
25.

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

Senators Fowler; Samuelson; Moe, R.D. and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2885: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing the local government aid payable to
certain cities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, sections 477A.011,
subdivision 36; 477A.03, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Fowler and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2886: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; for a grant to the city of Fairmont to
expand and improve athletic facilities; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Fowler; Foley; Johnson, Dean and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 2887: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an income tax checkoff to fund benefits
for survivors of law enforcement officers and firefighters and providing for maintenance of peace officer
and firefighter memorials; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Langseth; Johnson, Dave; Day and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 2888: A bill for an act relating to transportation; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota
Constitution, article XI, section 5; article XIV, sections 5, 6, by adding a new section; removing
constitutional limitations on issuing general obligation bonds for highways; establishing constitutional
fund and dedicating proceeds of sales tax on vehicles to financing highways and public transit; increasing
tax on motor fuels; authorizing bonding; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 296A.07, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 296A.08, subdivision 2, by adding a
subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 297B.09, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Sabo and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2889: A bill for an act relating to education; creating the statewide school bus council;
providing for the purchase of a fleet of school buses; modifying training requirements for school bus
drivers; creating the school bus unit under the Public Employment Labor Relations Act; authorizing a bond
sale; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 171.321, subdivision 4; Minnesota
Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 353.01, subdivision 2a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 169; 179A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Knutson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2890: A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating public works contracts; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Betzold and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 2891: A bill for an act relating to legislative enactments; correcting miscellaneous oversights,
inconsistencies, ambiguities, unintended results, and technical errors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 317A.021, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2892: A bill for an act relating to courts; authorizing a combined jurisdiction program in the
second judicial district; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 484.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Chaudhary; Schwab; Wiger and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2893: A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing an integrated set of agriculture,
public safety, drivers' license, emergency management, pollution control, law enforcement, and criminal
justice terrorist activity prevention, response, and investigation policies; modifying provisions relating to
criminal justice, public safety, agriculture, emergency management, 911 emergency communications,
pollution control, criminal background checks, and identification procedures; enhancing penalties and
creating new crimes designed to deter and punish terroristic activities; providing for interception of
terroristic communications; modifying provisions governing response to hazardous materials; classifying
data on terroristic activities and authorizing sharing of terrorist data; upon commission of terrorist offenses
providing for attachment of financial assets and seizure and forfeiture of property associated with those
offenses; providing for release of juvenile court record; appropriating money for antiterrorism initiatives;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 12.03, subdivision 4; 12.21, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 12.22,
subdivision 2; 12.31, subdivision 2; 12.32; 12.34, subdivision 1; 12.36; 13.37, subdivisions 1, 3; 13.6905,
by adding a subdivision; 17.03, by adding a subdivision; 31.05, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision;
168.011, by adding subdivisions; 171.07, subdivisions 1a, 4; 171.27; 299A.49, subdivisions 2, 4; 299A.50,
subdivision 1; 609.035, by adding a subdivision; 609.185; 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.532, subdivision 3;
609.625, by adding a subdivision; 609.713; 626A.05, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement,
sections 28A.085, subdivision 4; 35.0661, subdivision 2; 260B.171, subdivision 1; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 168; 171; 609; 626A; proposing coding for new law as
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 299A.50, subdivision 3;
Minnesota Statutes 2001 Supplement, section 35.0661, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Sabo; Robertson and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2894: A bill for an act relating to education; providing an additional method for school
districts to form and sponsor a charter school; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 124D.10, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Stevens, Kleis and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2895: A bill for an act relating to human services; designating certain nursing facilities as
metropolitan facilities for purposes of medical assistance reimbursement; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 2896: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that certain money in the tax increment
financing grant fund will be transferred to the Minnesota housing finance agency for use in constructing
housing for persons of low and moderate income; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
2001 Supplement, section 469.1799, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.