State of Minnesota
Wednesday, April 25, 2001
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 Pappas, Anderson, Belanger, Hottinger and Terwilliger introduced--
S.F. No. 2348: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; enacting an act against predatory
lending in the home mortgage market; making conforming changes; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 47.20, subdivision 5; 58.13, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new
law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 58A.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce.
Senator Limmer introduced--
S.F. No. 2349: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; promoting competition within the local
exchange marketplace; requiring structural separation of retail and wholesale activities of large incumbent
local exchange carriers into affiliated companies; providing criteria for structural separation and
continuing operations of the affiliates, including standards of conduct applicable to the resulting separate
affiliates, in conducting business with new entrants; providing for approval by public utilities commission
of certain transactions; providing for implementation and enforcement by commission and department of
commerce; defining certain terms; requiring the completion of structural separation by a date certain;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.
Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.
Senators Terwilliger, Belanger, Robling and Johnson, Dave introduced--
S.F. No. 2350: A bill for an act relating to public transit; providing state funding for public transit;
prohibiting property tax levies as a revenue source for transit services; altering the distribution of revenues
derived from the sales tax on motor vehicles; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 174.24, subdivision 3b; 297B.09, subdivision 1; 473.388, subdivisions 4, 7; 473.446, subdivision
1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.
Referred to the Committee on Transportation.