State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventeenth Day


Monday, February 26, 2001


2:30 P.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.

Senators Tomassoni, Pappas, Stumpf and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1014: A bill for an act relating to education finance; extending the school district levy for
retired employee health benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.41, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Lesewski, Sams and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1015: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending the exemption for the construction of an
agricultural processing facility by one year; amending Laws 2000, chapter 490, article 8, section 17, the
effective date.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Lesewski, Vickerman and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1016: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; exempting materials used in
constructing a regional emergency response and fire training center; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; and 297A.75.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Terwilliger; Johnson, Dean; Robling and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1017: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; authorizing statutory cities, home rule
charter cities, and urban towns to develop and implement programs for peace officers to detect and cite
traffic signal violations by use of photographic evidence; appropriating money; providing penalties;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 169.06, by adding a subdivision; and 171.12, subdivision 6;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

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

S.F. No. 1018: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing medical assistance
reimbursement for mileage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.0625, subdivision 18a.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 1019: A bill for an act relating to the Minnesota historical society; providing funding for
operation of the Mill City museum; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

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

S.F. No. 1020: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring that school district contracts with
teachers be structurally balanced; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 179A.20, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Dille; Johnson, Dean and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1021: A bill for an act relating to marriage; changing the license fee; providing for a reduced
fee for couples who obtain premarital education; providing for disposition of the fee; modifying funding
mechanisms for parenting time centers and the MN ENABL program; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 517.08, subdivisions 1b and 1c.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Johnson, Dave and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1022: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating securities; modifying certain fees for
securities issued by open-end management companies and unit investment trusts; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 80A.28, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 1023: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain food sold in
vending machines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 297A.61, subdivision 3; and 297A.68, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Murphy, Belanger, Higgins and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1024: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use tax; exempting vitamins and minerals;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.67, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Murphy, Hottinger, Pariseau and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1025: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for the Cannon River
joint powers board.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Tomassoni and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1026: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a capital loan for independent
school district No. 698, Floodwood; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

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

S.F. No. 1027: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for technical assistance to
support microenterprise development; appropriating money.

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

Senators Higgins, Hottinger, Pariseau, Foley and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 1028: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing funding for crisis nurseries;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Kinkel; Johnson, Doug and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 1029: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing for valuation and deferment of
taxes on certain homestead resorts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Wiger and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 1030: A bill for an act relating to government data; providing for a National Crime Prevention
and Privacy Compact; providing for an electronic information sharing system between the federal
government and the state to access criminal history data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 299C.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Wiger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 1031: A bill for an act relating to veterans; changing certain educational assistance provisions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 197.75, subdivisions 1 and 2.

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

Senators Sabo, Chaudhary, Wiger, Schwab and Johnson, Debbie introduced--

S.F. No. 1032: A bill for an act relating to economic security; exempting certain advisory councils
from expiration; modifying requirements for the rehabilitation council for the blind; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 15.059, subdivision 5a; 248.10; and 268A.02, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Wiener; Moe, R.D.; Larson; Knutson and Fowler introduced--

S.F. No. 1033: A bill for an act relating to public employment; Minnesota state colleges and
universities; merging unions for technical and community college employees; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 43A.06, subdivision 1; 179A.10, subdivision 2; 354B.21, subdivision 1; 354B.25,
subdivision 1a; and 354C.11, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Murphy, Ring, Lesewski and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1034: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing special motorcycle license plate
for combat wounded veteran; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 168.123, subdivision 1.

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

Senators Ourada; Belanger; Sams; Johnson, Dave and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 1035: A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating professional and technical services
contracts for state transportation projects; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
161.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1036: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate increase for a nursing
facility in Brown county; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.431, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Tomassoni; Johnson, Doug; Krentz, Chaudhary and Reiter introduced--

S.F. No. 1037: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for the Laurentian
environmental learning center.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pogemiller, Betzold, Terwilliger and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 1038: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing coverage under the local government
correctional service retirement plan for certain probation officers and 911 dispatchers; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 353.01, subdivision 2b; and 353E.02, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Lesewski, Limmer, Pariseau and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1039: A bill for an act relating to elections; regulating fees charged to candidates for certain
events; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 211B.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Knutson, Olson, Scheevel and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 1040: A bill for an act relating to education; reinstating funding for summer school;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.05, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Hottinger, Samuelson, Fowler and Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1041: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; modifying the local contribution to
avoid the state aid offset; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 273.1399, subdivision 6, and by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 1042: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making clarifying and technical changes to sales
and use taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 289A.31, subdivision 7; 289A.50, subdivision
2; 297A.61, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 10, 14, 17, 19, 22, and 23; 297A.66, subdivisions 1 and 3; 297A.67,
subdivisions 8, 23, 24, and 25; 297A.68, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 11, 13, 14, 18, and 25; 297A.69, subdivision
2; 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 10, 13, and 14; 297A.75; 297A.77, subdivision 1; 297A.80;
297A.82, subdivision 3; 297A.89, subdivision 1; 297A.90, subdivision 1; 297A.91, subdivision 1;
297A.92, subdivision 2; 297A.94; and 297A.99, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 297A.61, subdivision 16; 297A.68, subdivision 21; and 297A.71, subdivision 21.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Chaudhary; Kelly, R.C.; Kleis; Ranum and Fowler introduced--

S.F. No. 1043: A bill for an act relating to peace officers; prescribing grounds for license revocation,
suspension, or denial; removing the requirement that the peace officer standards and training board report
to the legislature on the activities of the minority recruiter; repealing the law empowering council members
of certain cities to act as peace officers to suppress riotous or disorderly conduct; amending Laws 1997,
chapter 239, article 1, section 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 412.101.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Sams; Stevens; Lourey; Johnson, Dean and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 1044: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for the comprehensive
advanced life support educational program.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1045: A bill for an act relating to environment; regulating ash disposal from fire training
exercises; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 116.07, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Fischbach, Vickerman, Tomassoni, Stevens and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1046: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; permitting the harvesting of farmed
cervidae on licensed shooting preserves; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 17.451, subdivision 2; and 17.452, subdivisions 5 and 8; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Knutson and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1047: A bill for an act relating to data practices; apartment manager background checks;
requiring certain checks to be performed on individuals who have resided in Minnesota less than ten years;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 299C.68, subdivisions 2 and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Moe, R.D.; Kinkel; Lourey; Anderson and Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1048: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that certain housing projects within an
Indian reservation are exempt from property taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 469.040,
subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1049: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the sale and rental of paint ball guns;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Fowler, Robertson, Stumpf, Ranum and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 1050: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting admissions to events sponsored by the
state high school league from the sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.70,
subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kelly, R.C. and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1051: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for expansion of the advanced
parking information system to the downtown area of the city of St. Paul; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lourey, Ranum and Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 1052: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring a risk evaluation for certain safe drinking
water standards; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1053: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sales of certain
tax-forfeited land that borders public water and certain tax-forfeited land within a consolidated
conservation area in Aitkin county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Scheid, Wiener, Hottinger, Larson and Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 1054: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating insurers, agents, coverages and
benefits, costs, claims, investments, and notifications and disclosures; prescribing powers and duties of the
commissioner; eliminating the regulation of nonprofit legal services plans; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 60A.06, subdivision 3; 60A.08, subdivision 13; 60A.11, subdivision 10; 60A.129,
subdivision 2; 60A.14, subdivision 1; 60A.16, subdivision 1; 60A.23, subdivision 8; 60K.14, subdivision
2; 61A.072, by adding subdivisions; 61A.08; 61A.09, subdivision 1; 62A.021, subdivision 3; 62A.023;
62A.04, subdivision 2; 62A.105, subdivision 2; 62A.17, subdivision 1; 62A.20, subdivision 1; 62A.21,
subdivision 2a; 62A.30, subdivision 2; 62A.302; 62A.3093; 62A.31, subdivisions 1a, 1i, and 3; 62A.65,
subdivision 8; 62E.04, subdivision 4; 62E.06, subdivision 1; 62J.60, subdivision 3; 62L.05, subdivisions 1
and 2; 62M.01, subdivision 2; 62M.02, subdivisions 6, 12, 21, and by adding a subdivision; 62M.05,
subdivision 5; 62Q.01, subdivision 6; 62Q.68, subdivision 1; 62Q.72, subdivision 1; 62Q.73, subdivision
3; 65A.01, subdivision 3b; 65A.29, subdivision 7; 65A.30; 65B.04, subdivision 3; 65B.06, subdivisions 1
and 4; 65B.16; 65B.19, subdivision 2; 65B.44, subdivision 3; 65B.49, subdivision 5a; 67A.20, by adding a
subdivision; 70A.07; 72A.125, subdivision 3; 72A.201, subdivision 3; 72C.06, subdivision 2; 79A.02,
subdivision 1; 79A.03, subdivision 7; and 471.617, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 13.7191, subdivision 11;
60A.111; 62G.01; 62G.02; 62G.03; 62G.04; 62G.05; 62G.06; 62G.07; 62G.08; 62G.09; 62G.10; 62G.11;
62G.12; 62G.13; 62G.14; 62G.15; 62G.16; 62G.17; 62G.18; 62G.19; 62G.20; 62G.21; 62G.22; 62G.23;
62G.24; and 62G.25.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Sabo, Lourey, Anderson, Chaudhary and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1055: A bill for an act relating to early childhood; appropriating money for child care resource
and referral programs.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Sabo; Murphy; Chaudhary; Kelly, R.C. and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1056: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; modifying certain annual requirements
relating to school bus drivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 171.321, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Sabo; Kelly, R.C.; Schwab; Chaudhary and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1057: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for neighborhood-based
crime victim and witness services.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Sabo, Robertson, Higgins, Schwab and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1058: A bill for an act relating to children; directing local advisory councils to develop
outcomes and implement plans for the prevention and early identification, referral, and treatment of
children's mental health disorders; expanding the role of school preassessment teams to include
responsibility for addressing reports of students' mental health disorders; providing school grants for
developing guidelines, goals, and plans to manage secondary students' mental health disorders;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 121A.17, subdivision 3; 121A.25, by
adding a subdivision; 121A.26; 121A.27; 121A.29, subdivision 1; 124D.23, subdivision 1; 245.487,
subdivision 3; 245.4873, subdivision 3; 245.4875, subdivisions 2, 5, and by adding subdivisions; 245.493,
subdivision 2; 626.556, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Anderson; Wiger; Kelly, R.C. and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1059: A bill for an act relating to the city of St. Paul; authorizing the issuance of general
obligation bonds to finance and implement improvements to the city's technology infrastructure.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Fowler, Sams, Day, Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1060: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying reimbursement provisions for volunteer
ambulance attendant training; providing for grants to volunteer ambulance services; requiring a study;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 144E.35, subdivision 1; 144E.42,
subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144E.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, Doug; Kinkel; Berg; Johnson, Dean and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1061: A bill for an act relating to medical assistance; abolishing the hospital surcharge for
certain medical assistance costs; appropriating money; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections
256.9657, subdivision 2; and 256B.19, subdivision 1b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin, Hottinger, Samuelson, Sams and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1062: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing annual rate increases for certain
facilities and programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 256B.435, subdivision 3; 256B.5012,
subdivision 2; and 256B.765.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Stumpf, Robertson, Olson and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1063: A bill for an act relating to education; families and early childhood education;
kindergarten through grade 12; providing for early childhood programs, prevention, self-sufficiency and
lifelong learning, general education, education excellence, special education, facilities and technology,
nutrition programs, libraries, and state agencies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 119A.12, by adding subdivisions; 119A.13, subdivision 4; 119A.21; 119A.22; 119B.011,
subdivisions 7, 19, and by adding a subdivision; 119B.02, subdivisions 1 and 2; 119B.03, subdivisions 3,
9, and 10; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 2, and 7; 119B.10; 119B.11,
subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13, subdivisions 1 and 6; 119B.15; 120B.30, subdivision 1;
120B.35; 123B.53, subdivisions 2, 4, and 5; 123B.54; 124D.531, subdivision 3; 124D.74, subdivisions 1,
2, 3, 4, and 6; 124D.75, subdivision 6; 124D.76; 124D.78, subdivision 1; 124D.81, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6,
and 7; 125B.20, subdivision 1; 126C.05, subdivision 1; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 13, 18,
19, 20, 21, 22, and by adding a subdivision; 126C.12, subdivision 1; 126C.16, by adding a subdivision;
126C.17, subdivision 2; 126C.63, by adding a subdivision; 126C.69, subdivisions 3, 9, and 12; 126C.72,
by adding a subdivision; 127A.45, subdivision 12, and by adding a subdivision; and 475.53, subdivision 4;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 119A; 122A; 124D; and 134; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 119A.13, subdivisions 1, 2, and 3; 119A.14, subdivision 2; 119A.23;
119B.011, subdivision 20; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, and 8; 119B.05, subdivision 1;
119B.061; 119B.07; 119B.09, subdivision 3; 119B.11, subdivision 4; 124D.1155; 124D.33; 124D.331;
124D.85; 125B.20, subdivision 3; 126C.10, subdivisions 9, 10, 11, 12, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, and 28; 126C.11;
and 127A.50.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Rest, Vickerman, Stumpf, Stevens and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1064: A bill for an act relating to public contracts; specifying procedures to be followed for
certain professional service contracts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Schwab introduced--

S.F. No. 1065: A bill for an act relating to education finance; extending the disabled access levy for
independent school district No. 500, Southland.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Metzen, Belanger, Scheid, Pappas and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 1066: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; modifying investment authority and
recordkeeping requirements; regulating certain rates, charges, fees, and disclosures; exempting certain
unstaffed after-hour drop boxes from detached facilities regulation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 47.10, subdivision 1; 47.51; 48.03, subdivisions 1 and 2; 48.61, subdivision 7; 56.04; 58.02, by
adding a subdivision; 58.14, subdivision 5; and 58.15, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 58; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 48.03, subdivision 3; and
58.135.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Kelly, R.C.; Pariseau; Higgins; Berglin and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 1067: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for Asian-American
juvenile crime intervention and prevention grants.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Betzold, Orfield, Limmer and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 1068: A bill for an act relating to government data; providing for classification of certain data;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 13.719, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 1069: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate increase for a nursing
facility in Hennepin county; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.431,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin, Kiscaden, Stevens, Samuelson and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 1070: A bill for an act relating to long-term care; expanding the availability of information for
consumers; expanding the capacity of the community-based system; establishing a process for voluntary
nursing facility closure; expanding respite care options; providing a wage increase for employees;
modifying workforce provisions; proposing a health insurance subsidy; regulating nursing pools;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 116L.11, subdivision 4; 116L.12,
subdivisions 4 and 5; 116L.13, subdivision 1; 144.057; 144.1464; 144.1496, subdivision 3; 245A.04,
subdivisions 3, 3a, 3b, and 3d; 256.975, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0911, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, and
by adding subdivisions; 256B.0913, subdivision 14; 256B.0915, subdivision 3; 256B.431, by adding a
subdivision; 256B.434, subdivision 4; and 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116L; 144; 144A; and 256B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 116L.10; 116L.12, subdivisions 2 and 7; 256B.0911, subdivisions 2, 2a, 4, 8, and 9; 256B.0913,
subdivisions 15a, 15b, and 15c; and 256B.0915, subdivisions 3a, 3b, and 3c.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1071: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying MinnesotaCare eligibility requirements
for persons with continuation coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256L.07, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1072: A bill for an act relating to state government; designating the photograph "Grace" as the
state picture; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.

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

Senators Solon; Johnson, Doug; Terwilliger; Pappas and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1073: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a grant program for UnCommon
schools; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Vickerman; Larson and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1074: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying the Minnesota
investment fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 116J.8731, subdivisions 4, 5, and 7.

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

Senators Johnson, Dave; Vickerman; Johnson, Doug; Larson and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1075: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for the Minnesota
investment fund.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Ring and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 1076: A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exception to the moratorium on nursing
facility beds for a facility located in Pine City; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 144A.071,
subdivision 4a.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin, Sams, Ring, Hottinger and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 1077: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the long-term care employee health
insurance assistance program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 62D.04,
subdivision 5; and 256L.07, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
256.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1078: A bill for an act relating to transit; appropriating money for transit improvements in the
University Avenue corridor in St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Cohen; Pappas; Anderson; Kelly, R.C. and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1079: A bill for an act relating to community development; providing a grant to the city of St.
Paul for planning, predesign, and design of the new Roy Wilkins auditorium and exhibit hall;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1080: A bill for an act relating to human services; extending medical assistance eligibility
temporarily; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.057, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Sams, Samuelson, Day, Fischbach and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1081: A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring an affirmative provider consent to
participate in a network under a category of coverage; requiring disclosure of changes in a provider's
contract; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 62Q.74, subdivisions 2, 3, and 4; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Frederickson; Johnson, Doug; Moe, R.D.; Tomassoni and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 1082: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; adding to and deleting from state parks
and state recreation areas; redescribing a state park boundary and administration; modifying administration
of certain boathouse lot leases in Soudan underground mine state park; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 85.012, subdivision 17; Laws 2000, chapter 486, section 4.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Hottinger, Solon, Larson, Kiscaden and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 1083: A bill for an act relating to insurance; revising certain provisions involving state
regulation of private health coverage; transferring certain regulatory control; establishing requirements for
managed care plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 61B.19, subdivision 2; 61B.20,
subdivisions 10 and 13; 62A.021, subdivision 1; 62A.041, subdivisions 1 and 2; 62A.042; 62A.043,
subdivision 1; 62A.105; 62A.14; 62A.149, subdivision 1; 62A.15, subdivision 1; 62A.152, subdivision 1;
62A.153; 62A.20; 62A.21; 62A.615; 62A.616; 62A.65, subdivision 5; 62D.02, subdivisions 3 and 8;
62D.12, subdivisions 1 and 1a; 62D.15, subdivision 1; 62D.24; 62E.02, subdivision 4; 62E.05, subdivision
2; 62E.11, subdivision 13; 62E.14, subdivision 6; 62E.16; 62J.041, subdivision 4; 62J.701; 62J.74,
subdivisions 1 and 2; 62J.75; 62L.02, subdivision 8; 62L.05, subdivision 12; 62L.08, subdivisions 10 and
11; 62L.09, subdivision 3; 62L.10, subdivision 4; 62L.11, subdivision 2; 62L.12, subdivision 2; 62M.11;
62M.16; 62N.02, subdivision 4; 62N.26; 62Q.01, subdivision 2; 62Q.03, subdivision 5a; 62Q.07; 62Q.075,
subdivisions 1, 2, and 4; 62Q.106; 62Q.22, subdivisions 2, 6, and 7; 62Q.32; 62Q.33, subdivision 2;
62Q.49, subdivision 2; 62Q.51, subdivision 3; 62Q.525, subdivision 3; 62Q.68, subdivision 1; 62Q.69,
subdivisions 2 and 3; 62Q.71; 62Q.72; 62Q.73, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, and 6; 62R.04, subdivision 5; 62R.06,
subdivision 1; 62T.01, subdivision 4; 256B.692, subdivisions 2, 4, and 7; 257.34, subdivision 1; and
471.617, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62U; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 62A.049; 62A.21, subdivision 3; 62C.14, subdivisions 5, 5a, 5b, and 14;
62C.142; 62D.09, subdivision 3; 62D.101; 62D.105; 62D.12, subdivision 19; 62D.123, subdivisions 2, 3,
and 4; 62D.124; 62D.181; 62E.03; 62E.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7; 62E.05; 62Q.095; 62Q.10;
and 62Q.45; Minnesota Rules, parts 4685.0801, subpart 7; 4685.1010; 4685.1105; 4685.1100; 4685.1115;
4685.1120; 4685.1125; 4685.1130; 4685.1300; 4685.1900; 4685.2000; and 4685.2200, subpart 3.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Orfield introduced--

S.F. No. 1084: A bill for an act relating to business subsidies; providing additional requirements for
review of decisions to grant business subsidies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 116J.994,
subdivisions 2, 5, and by adding a subdivision.

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

Senators Vickerman and Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 1085: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for the development of a
soybean oilseed processing facility; appropriating money.

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

Senators Rest, Scheid, Olson, Limmer and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1086: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a virtual school district; appropriating
money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Tomassoni; Johnson, Doug and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1087: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use taxes; eliminating the special rates on
motor vehicle rentals and alcohol sales; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.64; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.62, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 1088: A bill for an act relating to the courts; allowing for creation of voluntary landlord and
tenant mediation programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 484.

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

Senators Metzen and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1089: A bill for an act relating to utilities; restructuring the regulation of electricity generation;
providing for transition to a competitive industry; requiring restructuring plans; requiring unbundling of
services; providing for recovery of stranded costs; requiring registration of suppliers; providing civil
remedies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 272.027, by adding a
subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216E.

Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.

Senators Reiter, Higgins, Fowler, Anderson and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1090: A bill for an act relating to employment; adding an alternative form for minor age
certification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 181A.06, subdivision 1.

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

Senator Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 1091: A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing permanent funding for gifted
and talented programs as a component of general education revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 126C.10, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Higgins, Orfield, Sabo, Anderson and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 1092: A bill for an act relating to landlords and tenants; removing provisions allowing
landlords to apportion utility payments among residential units; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 504B.215, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 504B.215, subdivision 2a.

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

Senator Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1093: A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing each member of the
legislature to directly hire one staff person; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 3.07.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Pogemiller; Murphy; Moe, R.D. and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1094: A bill for an act relating to taxation; limiting a property tax exemption for certain
electric generation facility property to facilities constructed by certain laborers; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 272.02, subdivision 44.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Lourey, Higgins and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1095: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing requirements for early and periodic
screening, diagnosis, and treatment programs; requiring an annual report to the legislature; appropriating
money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1096: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing disability coverage provisions for
certain former University of Minnesota hospital employees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 352F.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Berglin, Lourey, Limmer, Fischbach and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 1097: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a credit for expenses
incurred in the process of adopting a child; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 290.06, by adding
a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Oliver, Solon, Hottinger, Scheid and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 1098: A bill for an act relating to state government; codifying reorganization order No. 181;
transferring the remaining duties of the commissioner of public service to the commissioner of commerce;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 3C.12, subdivision 2; 13.679; 15.01; 15.06, subdivision 1;
15A.0815, subdivision 2; 16B.32, subdivision 2; 16B.335, subdivision 4; 16B.56, subdivision 1; 16B.76,
subdivision 1; 17.86, subdivision 3; 18.024, subdivision 1; 43A.08, subdivision 1a; 45.012; 103F.325,
subdivisions 2 and 3; 115A.15, subdivision 5; 116O.06, subdivision 2; 123B.65, subdivisions 1, 3, and 5;
161.45, subdivision 1; 168.61, subdivision 1; 169.073; 174.03, subdivision 7; 181.30; 216A.01; 216A.035;
216A.036; 216A.05, subdivision 1; 216A.07, subdivision 1; 216A.08; 216A.085, subdivision 3; 216B.02,
subdivisions 1, 7, and 8; 216B.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 6b, and 15; 216B.162, subdivisions 7 and 11;
216B.1675, subdivision 9; 216B.241, subdivisions 1a, 1b, and 2b; 216C.01, subdivisions 1, 2, and 3;
216C.051, subdivision 6; 216C.37, subdivision 1; 216C.40, subdivision 4; 237.02; 237.075, subdivisions 2
and 9; 237.082; 237.21; 237.30; 237.462, subdivision 6; 237.51, subdivisions 1, 5, and 5a; 237.52,
subdivisions 2, 4, and 5; 237.54, subdivision 2; 237.55; 237.59, subdivision 2; 237.768; 239.01; 325E.11;
325E.115, subdivision 2; 326.243; and 484.50; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 216A.06; and
237.69, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Robertson, Knutson and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1099: A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying certificates of discharge from
military service filed with the county recorder as private data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections
13.785, by adding a subdivision; and 386.20, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Belanger; Murphy; Kelley, S.P. and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 1100: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting from the sales tax purchases of materials
and equipment used in constructing a biomass electrical generating facility; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Belanger; Murphy; Kelley, S.P. and Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 1101: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting machinery and other personal property
of a biomass electrical generating facility from the property tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 272.02, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 1102: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
to complete the Forest Highway 11 project within Lake county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 1103: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring picture identification before registering
on election day or voting; requiring additional information for registration; limiting use of certain
information; requiring report of certain felony convictions; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 201.061, subdivision 3; 201.071, subdivisions 1, 3, and by adding subdivisions;
201.091, subdivision 4; 201.155; and 204C.10.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 1104: A bill for an act relating to the military; clarifying certain national guard eligibility and
rank designation requirements; authorizing disposal of certain unused armory sites; authorizing certain
armory payments; clarifying language on armory transfers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections
190.06, subdivision 1; 190.07; 193.144, subdivision 6; 193.145, subdivision 4; and 193.148.

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

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

S.F. No. 1105: A bill for an act relating to the environment; creating design, construction, and use
requirements for salt distribution stockpiles; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
116.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Scheevel, Lesewski, Dille and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1106: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing that the department of agriculture
must provide certain inspection services on dairy farms; requiring cooperation between the pollution
control agency and the department of agriculture.

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

Senators Scheid; Oliver; Schwab; Kelley, S.P. and Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 1107: A bill for an act relating to alcoholic beverages; authorizing off-sale wine licenses for
supermarkets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.408,
subdivision 3; 340A.412, subdivision 3; 340A.413, subdivision 5; and 340A.503, subdivision 4; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Scheid, Pappas, Pogemiller, Larson and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1108: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating Internet sales and leases; providing for
the disclosure of information relating to the ownership of domain names and agents for service of process;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Robling and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1109: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for design-build method of state
transportation project delivery; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1110: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a subtraction from taxable income for
amounts expended for long-term care insurance premiums; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
290.01, subdivision 19b.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.