State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Thirty-Fourth Day


Tuesday, April 17, 2001


12:00 Noon


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


The following bills were read the first time and referred to the committees indicated.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2316: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; exempting materials and supplies used
in the construction of a combined city and fire hall in the city of Rockville; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ranum, Limmer, Orfield, Sabo and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2317: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; appropriating money for a chronic
offender pilot project in Hennepin county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 2318: A bill for an act relating to highways; designating the speed limit on Anoka county
state-aid highway No. 49 in the city of Lino Lakes; requiring a reconstructed highway segment to have a
design speed of 45 miles per hour.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2319: A bill for an act relating to vulnerable adults; modifying provisions dealing with
assessment and investigation of reports; providing for enforcement authority by the attorney general over
certain offenses against vulnerable adults; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 8.31, subdivision
1; 256.021, subdivision 3; 626.557, subdivisions 9c, 9e, 10, 12b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 2320: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a fund transfer for
independent school district No. 701, Hibbing.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2321: A bill for an act relating to taxation; franchise; decreasing the minimum fee imposed on
certain corporations and partnerships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 290.0922, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 2322: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing public employee pension coverage for
certain foreign citizens; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 353.01, subdivision 2b.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2323: A bill for an act relating to higher education; Minnesota state colleges and universities;
appropriating money to establish a microwave connection between Rainy River community college and
Confederation College in Ontario.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2324: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; redirecting an appropriation to People, Inc.;
amending Laws 1998, chapter 404, section 18, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2325: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing compensation to landowners
within two miles of a game refuge for crops damaged or destroyed by protected wild animals;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 97A.091, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2326: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating the termination date in the limited
market value law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 273.11, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Tomassoni; Johnson, Doug; Lessard and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2327: A bill for an act relating to taxation; changing the rate of the taconite production tax;
providing for distribution of taconite production tax proceeds; changing the definition of tax relief area for
certain purposes; providing state aid to certain local governments receiving certain taconite production tax
distributions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 116J.424; 126C.48,
subdivision 8; 273.134; 273.135, subdivisions 1, 2; 273.136, subdivision 2; 273.1391, subdivision 2;
276A.01, subdivision 2; 298.018, subdivisions 1, 2; 298.17; 298.22, subdivision 2, by adding a
subdivision; 298.2211, subdivision 2; 298.2213, subdivision 3; 298.2214, subdivision 1; 298.223,
subdivision 1; 298.225, subdivision 1; 298.24, subdivision 1; 298.28, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 9a, 9b,
10, 11, 15; 298.282, subdivision 1; 298.292, subdivision 2; 298.293; 298.298; 471.58.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kelly, R.C.; Day; Sabo; Vickerman and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 2328: A resolution urging the United States Congress to amend the Railroad Unemployment
Insurance Act.

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

Senator Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2329: A bill for an act relating to taxes; requiring school districts to report lobbying and other
expenditures related to transmit information and supporting or opposing government-proposed initiatives
affecting district education programs and facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 275.065,
subdivision 5a.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2330: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing sale of tax-forfeited property by
counties after expiration of holding period; authorizing an alternative computation of repurchase amount of
certain tax-forfeited property; authorizing an alternative allocation of taxable property and bonded
indebtedness in land detachment and annexation; making technical corrections; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 123A.45, subdivisions 2, 6; 281.17; 282.01, subdivision 1; 282.241.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2331: A bill for an act relating to higher education; capital improvements; appropriating
money for higher education asset preservation and replacement; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Education.