State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Thirty-Third Day


Wednesday, April 11, 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.

Senators Belanger, Hottinger, Lessard, Oliver and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2298: A bill for an act relating to taxation; reducing individual income tax rates; increasing the
working family credit; conforming with changes in federal income tax provisions; providing for property
tax reform; altering the corporate income apportionment formula; exempting certain insurance companies
from the franchise tax; providing a direct exemption from sales tax for purchases of capital equipment;
imposing the sales tax on new clothing; reducing the rates of certain health care provider taxes; defining
terms; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 126C.01, by adding
subdivisions; 126C.13, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 126C.17, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 127A.48, subdivision
1; 270A.03, subdivision 7; 272.02, subdivisions 7, 10; 273.061, subdivisions 1, 2, 8; 273.11, subdivision
1a; 273.121; 273.124, subdivision 13; 273.13, subdivisions 22, 23, 24, 25, 31, by adding subdivisions;
273.1392; 273.1393; 273.1398, subdivisions 1, 8, by adding a subdivision; 273.166, subdivisions 2, 3, 5;
273.42, by adding a subdivision; 274.01, subdivision 1; 274.13, subdivision 1; 275.011, by adding a
subdivision; 275.02; 275.065, subdivisions 3, 5a, 6; 275.08, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b; 275.28, subdivision 1;
275.61; 276.04, subdivision 2; 276A.06, subdivision 3; 282.01, subdivisions 1a, 1b; 282.08; 289A.02,
subdivision 7; 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31, by adding a subdivision; 290.05, subdivision 1; 290.06,
subdivision 2c; 290.0671, subdivision 1; 290.091, subdivisions 1, 6; 290.0922, subdivision 2; 290.191,
subdivisions 2, 3, 5, by adding a subdivision; 290.92, subdivisions 3, 28, 29; 290A.03, subdivisions 13, 15;
290A.04, subdivisions 2, 2a, 2h, 4; 291.005, subdivision 1; 295.52, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3; 297A.67,
subdivision 8; 297A.68, subdivision 5; 297A.75; 469.1763, subdivision 6; 469.177, subdivisions 1a, 11;
473.446, subdivision 1; 473F.08, subdivision 3; 473H.10, subdivision 3; 477A.011, subdivisions 3, 34, by
adding subdivisions; 477A.013, subdivisions 1, 8, 9; 477A.015; 477A.03, subdivision 2; 477A.065,
subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C; 273; 275; 469;
proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 126C.13, subdivision 1; 126C.18, subdivision 1; 270.31; 270.32; 270.33; 270.34; 270.35; 270.36;
270.37; 270.38; 270.39; 273.13, subdivisions 21b, 24a; 273.138; 273.1382; 273.1399; 275.065,
subdivision 3a; 275.078; 275.08, subdivision 1e; 282.01, subdivisions 1c, 1d, 1e; 290.191, subdivision 4;
290.35, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 477A.011, subdivisions 30, 31, 32, 33, 36, 37; 477A.03, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 2299: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; extending deadlines for local governments to
redistrict if the legislature is redistricted in a year ending in one; modifying districting principles for cities,
school districts, and counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 204B.135, subdivisions 1, 2;
204B.14, subdivision 3; 205.84, subdivision 1; 205A.12, subdivision 4; 375.025, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 2300: A bill for an act relating to tax administration; providing for electronic filing and paying
of taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 115B.24, subdivision 2; 270.271, subdivisions 1, 3;
270.771; 270.78; 287.12; 289A.02, by adding a subdivision; 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.20,
subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 289A.26, subdivision 2a; 289A.60, subdivision 21; 295.55, subdivision 4; 296A.15,
subdivision 7; 297E.02, subdivision 4; 297F.09, subdivision 7; 297G.09, subdivision 6; 297I.35,
subdivision 2; 297I.85, subdivision 7; 473.843, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Terwilliger, Wiener, Lesewski, Kinkel and Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2301: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a commission on University
of Minnesota excellence to identify centers of excellence; requiring a report to the legislature; providing
appointments.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2302: A bill for an act relating to health care; expanding coverage of the MinnesotaCare
program; eliminating MinnesotaCare taxes; increasing individual income tax rates; increasing the taxes on
cigarettes and tobacco products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 62J.041, subdivision 1;
62Q.095, subdivision 6; 214.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 256L.03, subdivisions 3, 5; 256L.04, subdivision 7;
256L.07, subdivision 1; 270B.01, subdivision 8; 270B.14, subdivision 1; 290.06, subdivision 2c; 290.62;
297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 297F.08, subdivision 7; 297F.10; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 13.4967, subdivision 3; 62T.10; 144.1484, subdivision 2; 295.50; 295.51; 295.52; 295.53; 295.54;
295.55; 295.56; 295.57; 295.58; 295.582; 295.59.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Metzen, Lessard, Berg and Fowler introduced--

S.F. No. 2303: A bill for an act relating to the state lottery; authorizing the director of the state lottery
to establish video lottery terminals; providing duties and powers to the director of the state lottery;
providing for the use of video lottery revenues; prescribing penalties; providing for local authority to adopt
regulation of the lottery; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 297A.259; 349A.01, subdivisions
10, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 349A.06, subdivisions 1, 5, 8, by adding subdivisions; 349A.07,
subdivision 1; 349A.08, subdivisions 1, 5, 8; 349A.09, subdivision 1; 349A.10, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5;
349A.11; 349A.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 349A.13; 609.651, subdivision 1; 609.75, subdivision 4; 609.761,
subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 349A; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 349A.06, subdivision 10.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2304: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use taxes; exempting the purchase of
construction materials and equipment used in constructing a fire hall in the city of Sebeka; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Orfield introduced--

S.F. No. 2305: A bill for an act relating to highways; establishing categories of community
preservation routes in the county state-aid highway system and municipal state-aid street system; providing
for adoption of construction and reconstruction; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 162.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 2306: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; repealing restrictions on the sale of wagon
covers and similar items; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 325F.38.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2307: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that watershed districts may increase
levies for enforcement purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 103D.905, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Chaudhary; Robertson; Stumpf and Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 2308: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for on-line learning; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.05, subdivision 15.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Fowler introduced--

S.F. No. 2309: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating wastewater funding for
the city of Lewisville; authorizing state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2310: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for continued pseudorabies
testing and vaccination; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2311: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring toxic pollution prevention plans to
include specific provisions on reducing persistent bioaccumulative toxics; providing a surcharge on
releases of persistent bioaccumulative toxics; providing for information on persistent bioaccumulative
toxics for pollution permits; providing funding for the pollution prevention program relating to persistent
bioaccumulative toxics; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 115D.03, by
adding subdivisions; 115D.07, subdivision 2; 115D.08, subdivision 1; 115D.10; 115D.12, subdivision 1,
by adding a subdivision; 116.07, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2312: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; extending the sunset date of the dairy producers
board; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 15.059, subdivision 5a; and
17.76, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 2313: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for the West Central
Growth Alliance.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Dille, Scheevel, Lesewski and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2314: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a livestock development program;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 17.101, by adding a subdivision.

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

Senators Dille, Scheevel, Lesewski and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2315: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a feedlot design and management
compliance education program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 17.

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