State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Sixteenth Day


Thursday, February 22, 2001


9:30 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 Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 916: A bill for an act relating to data practices; mental health patient records; providing for
family access to certain patient records; requiring certain information to be gathered when emergency
mental health treatment is sought; providing for participation of certain family members in preparing an
aftercare plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 144.335, by adding subdivisions; 253B.05,
subdivision 1; and 253B.15, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Robling, Murphy and Price introduced--

S.F. No. 917: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for separate certification of county levies
for watershed management; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 275.066; and 275.07, subdivision
1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103B.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 918: A bill for an act relating to medical assistance reimbursement for special transportation
services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.0625, subdivision 17.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Solon, Anderson, Wiger, Knutson and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 919: A bill for an act relating to families; appropriating money for emergency assistance and
transitional housing.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Berglin, Higgins and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 920: A bill for an act relating to landlord tenant; prohibiting landlords from charging
application fees to prospective tenants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 504B.173, subdivisions
3, 4, and by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 504B.173, subdivisions 1
and 2.

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

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

S.F. No. 921: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income tax administration; appropriating money for
grants to nonprofit entities to facilitate the delivery of volunteer assistance to low-income taxpayers.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Sams, Pogemiller, Terwilliger, Hottinger and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 922: A bill for an act relating to health; creating the spinal cord injury research board and the
spinal cord injury research trust account; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 144.662; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pariseau, Higgins, Marty, Berglin and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 923: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; exempting certain persons who are
refugees or immigrants to the United States and for whom English is a second language from the
examination requirement for social work licensure and for obtaining a temporary permit to practice social
work; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 148B.21, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Rest introduced--

S.F. No. 924: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; reducing the general rate; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.62, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 925: A bill for an act relating to liens; modifying lien for attorney fees; making clarifying and
technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 481.13.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Pariseau; Limmer; Stevens; Johnson, Doug and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 926: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I;
providing that the right of citizens to bear arms for certain purposes is fundamental and shall not be
abridged.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Lesewski, Tomassoni, Larson and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 927: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing matching payments for certain costs of
local governments for installing certain signs or markers relating to enhanced 911 emergency telephone
service; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 403.113, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 928: A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing a purchase of service credit in the
Minnesota state retirement system.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Berglin, Higgins, Sams, Sabo and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 929: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the treatment of assets under
medical assistance for employed persons with disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
256B.056, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Schwab; Kelly, R.C. and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 930: A bill for an act relating to transportation; repealing obsolete rules; repealing Minnesota
Rules, parts 7411.0300; 7411.3100; 7411.3200; 7411.3300; 7800.1800; 7805.0200; 7805.0300;
7805.0400; 7805.0500; 7805.0600; 7805.0700; 7805.0800; 7805.0900; 7805.1000; 7805.1100; 7805.1200;
and 7805.1300.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Schwab, Sabo, Neuville, Scheevel and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 931: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the base year upon which special
education revenue is calculated; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 125A.76, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Moe, R.D.; Samuelson; Terwilliger and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 932: A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; providing uniform fees for certain
medical services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 176.136, subdivision 1a.

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

Senators Pappas, Anderson and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 933: A bill for an act relating to human services; extending the time limit for negotiating a rate
increase for certain board and lodging facilities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 256I.05, subdivision 1d.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Higgins and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 934: A bill for an act relating to human services; removing an ineligibility provision for
general assistance and general assistance medical care; amending Laws 1997, chapter 203, article 9,
section 21, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pariseau, Higgins and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 935: A bill for an act relating to landlords and tenants; clarifying the definition of stolen
property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 504B.171, subdivision 1.

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

Senators Neuville, Hottinger, Berglin, Betzold and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 936: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating certifications of expert reviews in
medical malpractice actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 145.682, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 937: A bill for an act relating to the office of administrative hearings; providing the
assessment to agencies of hearing costs not covered by general fund appropriations to the office; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 14.53.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 938: A bill for an act relating to data practices; appropriating money for information policy
training.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 939: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; including metropolitan area towns
in the Government Data Practices Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 13.02, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Pappas, Sabo, Anderson, Ranum and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 940: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for grants for pilot
programs in school districts for integrated service models for children's mental health.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Pogemiller, Robertson, Scheid, Scheevel and Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 941: A bill for an act relating to taxation; administration and compliance; requiring the
number of the school district in which a taxpayer resides to be included on the taxpayer's state income tax
return; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 289A.08, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Tomassoni and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 942: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting admissions to high school
league tournaments from the sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.70, subdivision
11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ranum, Tomassoni and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 943: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a board for educational administrators;
transferring duties; providing for rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 122A.162; 122A.163; 122A.18, subdivisions 1 and 4; 122A.20, subdivision 2; 122A.21; 214.01,
subdivision 3; 214.04, subdivisions 1 and 3; and 214.12, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Lourey; Langseth; Stumpf; Johnson, Doug and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 944: A bill for an act relating to family services; appropriating money for Minnesota
economic opportunity grants.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Langseth, Stumpf, Scheevel, Robertson and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 945: A bill for an act relating to libraries; appropriating money for library basic support grants.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

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

S.F. No. 946: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for after-school enrichment
grants.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Metzen; Ourada and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 947: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying certain state contract procedures;
providing for posting highway construction and maintenance bids or bid records electronically or over the
Internet; modifying seasonal highway weight limitations; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 16C.05, subdivision 5; 16C.06, subdivisions 1 and 3; 16C.08, subdivision 2;
16C.10, subdivision 6; 160.02, subdivision 7, and by adding a subdivision; 161.32, subdivisions 1, 1b, and
1e; and 169.825, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Sams, Lourey, Stevens, Hottinger and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 948: A bill for an act relating to human services; adjusting inpatient hospital rates for certain
diagnosis related groups for facilities located outside of the seven-county metropolitan area; requiring
adjustments in capitation rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256.969, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Ring, Sams, Stevens, Hottinger and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 949: A bill for an act relating to human services; adjusting inpatient hospital rates for certain
diagnosis-related groups for facilities located outside of the metropolitan area; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, section 256.969, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pappas, Rest, Langseth, Krentz and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 950: A bill for an act relating to education; supporting best practices training in a community
school model; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Stevens, Sams, Hottinger, Fischbach and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 951: A bill for an act relating to human services; adjusting inpatient hospital rates for facilities
located outside of the metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256.969, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 952: A bill for an act relating to crime victims; extending the time for receipt of reparations;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 611A.54.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 953: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing the crime-related costs levy; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.44.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Hottinger, Stumpf, Betzold, Stevens and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 954: A bill for an act relating to higher education; extending authority to adopt rules for
Edvest.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 955: A bill for an act relating to Mille Lacs county; providing for the imposition of the
production tax on aggregate materials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 298.75, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Sams, Lourey, Stevens, Hottinger and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 956: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing prepaid medical assistance and
prepaid general assistance medical care program capitation rates for nonmetropolitan counties; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.69, subdivision 5b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 957: A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the marginal cost pupil unit
count for districts with declining enrollment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.05,
subdivisions 5 and 6.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 958: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing rate increases for certain nursing
facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin, Higgins, Marty, Foley and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 959: A bill for an act relating to housing court; providing for expungement of certain court
records of eviction actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 484.014, subdivision 2, and by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Tomassoni; Johnson, Doug; Solon and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 960: A bill for an act relating to iron range resources and rehabilitation; authorizing the
commissioner to acquire certain discontinued mining property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
298.22, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Tomassoni introduced--

S.F. No. 961: A bill for an act relating to education; making nonmining secondary vocational programs
more widely available; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Lourey, Kinkel, Tomassoni, Scheevel and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 962: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing procedures and criteria for
municipal annexation of unincorporated land; providing certain exceptions; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 414.031, by adding subdivisions; and 414.033, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Foley, Lourey, Berglin, Ranum and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 963: A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding consumer support grant services;
extending a provision related to hardship waivers; clarifying resource allocation for the home and
community-based waiver for persons with mental retardation and related conditions; providing a choice of
case manager and modifying other provisions related to services for persons with developmental
disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 256.476, subdivision 4; 256B.0625, subdivision
19a; 256B.0916, subdivisions 1, 7, 9, and by adding a subdivision; and 256B.092, subdivision 2a.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 964: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; expanding St. Paul housing and
redevelopment authority data provisions to include all housing and redevelopment authorities; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 13.59; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 13.5921.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Sams, Stumpf, Stevens, Belanger and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 965: A bill for an act relating to waste management; decreasing the non-mixed-municipal
solid waste tax; repealing certain accounting and recordkeeping requirements; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 115A.554; 115A.918, subdivision 1; 297H.02, subdivision 2; 297H.03, subdivision
2; 297H.04, subdivision 2; and 297H.13, subdivision 2, and by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 115A.929; and 297H.13, subdivisions 3 and 4.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Fischbach, Samuelson and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 966: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing prepaid medical assistance and
prepaid general assistance medical care program capitation rates for nonmetropolitan counties; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.69, subdivision 5b.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 967: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing an owner of agricultural property
to live farther than four townships from the property in certain cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 273.124, subdivision 14.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Langseth and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 968: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for greater Minnesota
transit assistance.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Chaudhary, Neuville, Olson, Fowler and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 969: A bill for an act relating to crimes; enabling peace officers to execute search warrants on
foreign corporations doing business in Minnesota to search for electronic evidence; allowing Minnesota
corporations engaged in electronic communication services or remote computing services to provide
electronic evidence when served with search warrants issued from other jurisdictions; enhancing penalties
for dissemination and possession of pornographic work involving minors; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, section 617.247, subdivisions 3 and 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
626.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Murphy, Belanger, Solon, Metzen and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 970: A bill for an act relating to trade regulations; prohibiting gasoline sales below cost;
providing enforcement authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 325D.01, subdivision 5, and
by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325D.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 971: A bill for an act relating to crimes; repealing law which prohibits holding itinerant
carnivals; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 624.65.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 972: A bill for an act relating to crimes; repealing the law prohibiting endurance contests;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 624.66.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Kleis; Johnson, Debbie; Belanger; Scheevel and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 973: A bill for an act relating to crime; establishing a felony level driving while impaired
offense; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 169A.03, by adding a subdivision; 169A.20,
subdivision 3; 169A.25; 169A.26; 169A.27; 169A.275, subdivisions 3 and 5; 169A.283, subdivision 1;
169A.40, subdivision 3; and 169A.63, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 169A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 169A.275, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 974: A bill for an act relating to local government; adding an exception to the local public
officer's conflict of interest law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 471.88, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 975: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and to
better public land and other public improvements of a capital nature; providing for a grant to the city of
Floodwood; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Chaudhary, Vickerman and Orfield introduced--

S.F. No. 976: A bill for an act relating to legislature; modifying the definition of a legislative day;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 3.012.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Johnson, Dave; Metzen; Kelly, R.C; Kelley, S.P. and Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 977: A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; excluding cellular and other wireless
telecommunications providers from definition of telecommunications right-of-way user; mandating that
wireless telecommunications providers have no authority to erect towers in public right-of-way; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 237.162, subdivision 4; and 237.163, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.

Senators Scheevel, Neuville, Olson and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 978: 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.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 979: A bill for an act relating to solid waste; authorizing cities and townships that host mixed
municipal solid waste transfer stations to impose fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
115A.921, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 980: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting the purchase of
construction materials and equipment used in constructing a public safety center in the city of
Independence; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; and
297A.75.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Neuville; Betzold; Cohen; Kelly, R.C. and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 981: A bill for an act relating to the Minnesota sentencing guidelines commission; requiring
legislative approval of sentencing guideline modifications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
244.09, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Neuville; Kelly, R.C.; Foley; Cohen and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 982: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; requiring the commissioner of public safety
to oversee a study on racial profiling; requiring a statewide model policy and local agency policies against
racial profiling; requiring development of learning objectives against racial profiling for preservice and
in-service training of peace officers; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 626.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Sams, Vickerman, Dille, Belanger and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 983: A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing buyback requirements related to the sale
of farm implements and outdoor power equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 325E.06,
subdivisions 1, 4, and 5; and 325E.0681, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 11, and 12.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Langseth and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 984: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing distance factor for sparsity revenue;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 126C.10, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

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

S.F. No. 985: A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for the home-sharing grant
program; amending Laws 1999, chapter 245, article 10, section 10, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Vickerman, Stumpf, Metzen, Day and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 986: A bill for an act relating to gambling; modifying definition of lawful purpose; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 297E.06, subdivision 4; 349.12, subdivision 25; 349.15, subdivision 1,
and by adding a subdivision; 349.155, subdivision 4a; 349.17, by adding a subdivision; 349.2127,
subdivision 7; and 349.213; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 349.168.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Vickerman, Metzen, Solon, Robertson and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 987: A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; creating a new class of premises permit;
establishing fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 349.165, subdivisions 1 and 3.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Kinkel and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 988: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a board of education leadership;
providing for rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 122A.162;
122A.163; 122A.18, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6, and 8; 122A.20, subdivision 1; 122A.21; 122A.23, subdivision
1; 122A.27, subdivisions 1, 4, and 5; 123A.21, subdivision 5; 123B.03, subdivision 1; 125A.67,
subdivision 2; 214.01, subdivision 3; 214.04, subdivisions 1 and 3; and 214.12, subdivision 1; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Scheid, Higgins, Anderson and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 989: A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring paid leave for organ donation;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 181.945.

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

Senators Vickerman; Langseth; Metzen; Kelly, R.C. and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 990: A bill for an act relating to health; crediting tobacco settlement revenues to the health
care access fund; eliminating the MinnesotaCare provider taxes and the premium tax on nonprofit health
plan companies on a contingent basis; requiring pass-through of savings; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 295.52, by adding a subdivision; 297I.05, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; and 62Q.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 991: A bill for an act relating to education; notifying schools of student possession of drug
paraphernalia; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 121A.28.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Betzold and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 992: A bill for an act relating to Brooklyn Park; providing for the city economic development
authority use of tax increment for qualified redevelopment.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Hottinger, Krentz, Frederickson and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 993: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for malformed
amphibian research.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Johnson, Doug and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 994: A bill for an act relating to community development; providing funding for the natural
resources research institute; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Stevens, Fischbach and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 995: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state bonds;
appropriating money to buy the Graves Farm property in Benton county.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Larson and Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 996: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; creating the Central Lakes trail; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 85.015, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Schwab, Scheevel, Fowler and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 997: A bill for an act relating to utilities; authorizing the city of Austin municipal utilities
commission to enter into joint ventures with the Freeborn-Mower counties cooperative electric power
association.

Referred to the Committee on Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities.

Senators Hottinger, Stumpf, Vickerman, Sams and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 998: A bill for an act relating to aids to local governments; modifying the city local
government aid formula and adjusting city homestead and agricultural credit aid; amending Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 273.1398, subdivision 1, and by adding subdivisions; 477A.011, subdivisions 27,
34, and by adding subdivisions; 477A.013, subdivisions 8 and 9; and 477A.03, subdivision 2, and by
adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 477A.011, subdivisions 36 and 37; and
477A.03, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ring, Stevens and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 999: A bill for an act relating to taxation; aggregate removal; extending the tax to counties that
vote to impose the tax; increasing the rate of tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 298.75,
subdivisions 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Stevens, Pariseau, Limmer and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 1000: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; restricting the sale of property acquired by
eminent domain to a private person; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 117.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Sams, Ring, Kiscaden and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 1001: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying content and format requirements for
Minnesota uniform health care identification cards; requiring uniform prescription drug information to be
included on cards; establishing requirements for issuance of cards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 62J.60.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berg and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1002: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying turtle licensing and taking
provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 17.47, subdivision 7; 97A.475, subdivision 41;
97C.605; and 97C.611; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97C.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Lourey; Sams; Fowler; Johnson, Dean and Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 1003: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for the Minnesota institute of
sustainable agriculture; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1004: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting tampering with clock-hour meters on
farm tractors; prescribing criminal and civil penalties; providing remedies; proposing coding for new law
in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Vickerman and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 1005: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to the Lewis and
Clark joint powers board for its rural water system.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Knutson; Limmer; Kelly, R.C. and Chaudhary introduced--

S.F. No. 1006: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing police searches based on the alert of
a dog trained to detect or locate controlled substances; requiring the police officer standards and training
board to establish training objectives for dogs used to detect or locate controlled substances; appropriating
money for grants to purchase and care for dogs that are trained to detect or locate controlled substances;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 626.845, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Murphy; Robling; Ourada and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1007: A bill for an act relating to school transportation; allowing licensed school district
employees, coaches, and advisors to drive certain school buses to and from school-related activities;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 171.321, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Betzold, Day, Vickerman, Neuville and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 1008: A bill for an act relating to horse racing; card clubs; authorizing licensee of commission
to detain persons suspected of cheating; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 240.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Neuville, Olson and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 1009: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a qualified economic offer in
teacher contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 122A.40, by adding a subdivision; and
122A.41, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Samuelson; Frederickson; Moe, R.D.; Hottinger and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 1010: A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for employee
compensation costs.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Bachmann, Terwilliger and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1011: A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring proof of citizenship as part of
registration; requiring certain voters to provide picture identification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 201.061, subdivisions 1 and 3; and 204C.10.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senators Bachmann, Neuville and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 1012: A bill for an act relating to marriage; providing for covenant marriages; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 517.08, subdivision 1a, and by adding a subdivision; and 517.10;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 517; and 518.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Pogemiller; Moe, R.D. and Johnson, Dave introduced--

S.F. No. 1013: A bill for an act relating to redistricting; establishing districting principles for legislative
and congressional plans; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.