State of Minnesota


Eighty-Second Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventh Day


Monday, January 22, 2001


11:30 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.

Senators Ring; Pappas; Fischbach; Johnson, Doug and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 192: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the mighty books grant program;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Belanger, Oliver, Schwab, Olson and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 193: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a long-term capital gain
exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 290.01, subdivision 19b; and 290.091,
subdivisions 1, 2, and 6.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Sams, Murphy, Scheevel, Dille and Price introduced--

S.F. No. 194: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for the central lakes
agricultural center; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Lesewski, Pariseau and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 195: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; exempting admissions to events
sponsored by dancing clubs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 297A.70, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Vickerman; Johnson, Dean; Murphy; Day and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 196: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for tort immunity for claims
arising out of use or operation of a recreational motor vehicle on a highway right-of-way; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 466.03, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Betzold, Fowler, Marty and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 197: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; imposing a felony penalty for aggravated
cruelty to pet or companion animals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 343.20, by adding
subdivisions; and 343.21, subdivisions 9 and 10.

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

Senators Johnson, Dean; Kelly, R.C.; Robling; Ourada and Sabo introduced--

S.F. No. 198: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for deposit of certain fees in a
state fire marshal account in the special revenue fund; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 299M.10; and 299M.11, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Vickerman; Langseth; Stevens and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 199: A bill for an act relating to bridges; authorizing payment of engineering costs from the
town bridge account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 161.082, subdivision 2a.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Vickerman, Ourada, Stevens, Betzold and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 200: A bill for an act relating to local and state government; providing that failure of a motion
to approve a request is denial of the request; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 15.99,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Sams and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 201: A bill for an act relating to professions; repealing the infectious disease education
requirement for physician assistants; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 147A.25.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Stevens and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 202: A bill for an act relating to crimes; authorizing imposition of the death penalty for first
degree murder under certain aggravating circumstances; providing a statutory framework, including
procedures and criteria, consistent with due process for determining when the imposition of the death
penalty is appropriate; providing for automatic appellate review of death penalty cases; providing for
appointment of attorneys in death penalty cases; providing an administrative framework for implementing
the death penalty; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 243.05, subdivision
1; 609.10, subdivision 1; 609.12, subdivision 1; 609.135, subdivision 1; and 609.185; proposing coding for
new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244A.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Stevens, Sams, Kleis, Hottinger and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 203: A bill for an act relating to medical assistance; providing a rate increase for a nursing
home in Sherburne county; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.434,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Moe, R.D.; Day; Ourada; Kelly, R.C. and Johnson, Dean introduced--

S.F. No. 204: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing the issuance of state transportation
bonds for local bridges; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 205: A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing purchase of prior service credit from
the public employees retirement association.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 206: A bill for an act relating to partition fences; limiting the application of certain
procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 344.03, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 344.

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

Senators Lesewski, Dille, Sams, Murphy and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 207: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; amending the definition of agricultural land
for the purpose of the recreation trespass law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 97B.001,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 208: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying bait provisions; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 97C.341.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 209: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; removing eligibility restrictions to
receive benefits for certain school contractors; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 268.085,
subdivision 8.

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

Senators Foley, Betzold, Krentz and Johnson, Debbie introduced--

S.F. No. 210: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the procedure for counting
savings under nursing facility closure plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 256B.436,
subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 211: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a fund transfer for independent school
district No. 391, Cleveland.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Krentz, Price, Higgins and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 212: A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring a risk evaluation for certain water
quality standards; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 213: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a
section to article XIV; dedicating all revenue from the sales tax on motor vehicles to the highway user tax
distribution fund.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 214: A bill for an act relating to education finance; restoring funding for secondary vocational
programming; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 124D.453, subdivision 3;
repealing Laws 1999, chapter 241, article 3, section 5, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 215: A bill for an act relating to retirement; teachers retirement association; authorizing a
service credit purchase for an uncredited leave period.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

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

S.F. No. 216: A bill for an act relating to health; repealing MinnesotaCare provider tax; repealing the
premium tax for health plan companies and nonprofit health service plan corporations; repealing the health
care access fund; repealing hospital surcharge; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 62J.041, subdivision 1; 62Q.095, subdivision 6; 144.1494, subdivision 1; 144.1495, subdivision 2;
144.1496, subdivision 1; 214.16, subdivisions 2 and 3; 256L.02, subdivisions 3 and 4; 270B.01,
subdivision 8; 270B.14, subdivision 1; and 297I.15, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes
2000, sections 13.4967, subdivision 3; 16A.724; 16A.76; 62T.10; 144.1484, subdivision 2; 256.9657,
subdivision 2; 256B.19, subdivision 1b; 295.50; 295.51; 295.52; 295.53; 295.54; 295.55; 295.56; 295.57;
295.58; 295.581; 295.582; 295.59; and 297I.05, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Fischbach, Pariseau, Samuelson, Kinkel and Bachmann introduced--

S.F. No. 217: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring informed consent of a female upon whom an
abortion is performed; providing civil remedies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 218: A bill for an act relating to landlord and tenant; regulating the defense of retaliatory
eviction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 504B.285, subdivision 2.

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

Senators Wiger and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 219: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school site decision-making agreements;
modifying funding for sites; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 123B.04, subdivisions 2 and 3;
and 126C.23, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Price; Johnson, Dean and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 220: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying previous appropriations; requiring
grants to local governments for transportation purposes; amending Laws 2000, chapter 479, article 1,
section 2, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Pappas, Vickerman, Marty and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 221: A bill for an act relating to animals; changing disposition of certain animals; providing
for preservation of certain evidence; changing regulation of certain dogs; imposing penalties; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 343.12; 343.235, subdivisions 1 and 3; 347.50; 347.51, subdivisions 1,
2, and by adding subdivisions; 347.52; 347.53; 347.54, subdivisions 1 and 2; and 347.55; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 343; 347; and 609; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000,
sections 347.51, subdivisions 2a, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9; and 347.54, subdivision 3.

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

Senators Krentz, Pariseau and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 222: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing penalties for gross overlimit
violations of fish and game laws; setting certain restitution values; providing criminal penalties; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 97A.211, by adding a subdivision; 97A.221, subdivision 1; 97A.225,
subdivision 1; 97A.255, by adding a subdivision; and 97A.421, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Stevens, Murphy, Dille, Fischbach and Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 223: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing for loans for certain manure processing
and odor control projects; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 17.115, by
adding a subdivision.

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

Senators Johnson, Dean and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 224: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; exempting portable fish houses from licensing
requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 97C.355, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Sams and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 225: A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 253B.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Johnson, Dean; Langseth; Day; Kelly, R.C. and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 226: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to highway user tax
distribution fund.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Vickerman, Fowler, Solon, Larson and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 227: A bill for an act relating to governmental operations; appropriating money for regional
planning.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Stumpf, Pappas, Olson, Fowler and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 228: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for school district energy
costs.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senators Ranum, Foley, Krentz, Neuville and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 229: A bill for an act relating to criminal records; requiring that crime victims be notified of
expungement proceedings and allowed to submit a statement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section
609A.03, subdivisions 2, 3, and 4.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Fowler, Day, Lourey, Vickerman and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 230: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting ambulance services from motor fuel
taxation; making technical corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 296A.07, subdivision
4; 296A.08, subdivision 3; and 297A.68, subdivision 19.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 231: A bill for an act relating to legislation; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text
and obsolete references; eliminating certain redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions; making
miscellaneous technical corrections to statutes and other laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections
3.85, subdivision 6; 12.31, subdivision 1; 13.06, subdivision 4; 13.51, subdivision 3; 13.54, subdivision 5;
15.059, subdivision 5a; 16B.126; 16B.55, subdivision 4; 16B.61, subdivision 3; 16E.04, subdivision 2;
18B.36, subdivision 1; 60B.03, subdivision 6; 62G.20, subdivision 4; 62L.02, subdivision 24; 65B.05;
69.021, subdivision 5; 80C.01, subdivision 4; 80C.147; 84.965, subdivision 2; 84.98, subdivision 5;
85.055, subdivision 1; 86B.331, subdivision 1; 103G.201; 103G.2242, subdivision 12; 103G.2243,
subdivision 2; 115.49, subdivision 4; 116J.994, subdivision 6; 116J.995; 116L.01, subdivision 1; 116P.08,
subdivision 2; 124D.892, subdivision 3; 145.61, subdivision 5; 148.6402, subdivisions 14 and 16;
148.6420, subdivisions 2 and 4; 148.6425, subdivisions 2 and 3; 148.6448, subdivision 1; 168.012,
subdivision 1; 171.173; 204D.25, subdivision 1; 216B.2424, subdivision 6; 237.065, subdivision 1;
237.763; 237.764, subdivision 3; 237.773, subdivision 1; 256B.50, subdivision 1; 260B.007, subdivision
16; 268.022, subdivision 1; 268.6715; 270.67, subdivision 4; 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.40, by adding
a subdivision; 289A.60, subdivisions 12 and 21; 297I.60, subdivision 2; 299C.67, subdivision 2; 299N.02,
subdivision 2; 322B.960, subdivision 1; 356.371, subdivision 1; 356.62; 356.65, subdivision 1; 401.06;
462.352, subdivisions 5, 7, 9, 10, and 15; 462.358, subdivision 2a; 469.126, subdivision 2; 469.301,
subdivision 1; 469.304, subdivision 1; 504B.181, subdivision 4; 504B.365, subdivision 3; 515B.1-102;
518.131, subdivision 10; 609.596, subdivision 3; and 626.556, subdivision 11; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 2000, sections 13.99, subdivision 1; 115B.22, subdivision 8; 148.6402, subdivision 18; 168.54,
subdivision 6; 462.352, subdivision 17; 469.301, subdivisions 6, 7, and 8; Laws 1997, chapter 85, article 4,
section 29; Laws 2000, chapter 254, section 30; and Laws 2000, chapter 444, article 2, sections 9 and 10.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Lourey, Day, Vickerman, Hottinger and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 232: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing special taxing districts for
emergency medical services; authorizing property tax levies; adding to the list of special taxing districts;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 275.066; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 144F.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Sams, Day, Ourada, Vickerman and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 233: A bill for an act relating to the MinnesotaCare tax; excluding ambulance services;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 295.50, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2000,
section 295.52, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Solon and Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 234: A bill for an act relating to early childhood and family education; authorizing a grant to
the city of Duluth for a community recreation, service, and learning center; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Solon and Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 235: A bill for an act relating to the Lake Superior Center authority; changing its enabling law;
putting conditions on certain of its contracts and agreements; making explicit that it is a political
subdivision for certain purposes; amending Laws 1990, chapter 535, section 3, subdivision 2, and by
adding subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on State and Local Government Operations.

Senators Solon and Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 236: A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; providing additional benefits for
certain individuals on layoff from a certain employer; providing an exemption from certain requirements.

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

Senators Lourey, Solon and Johnson, Doug introduced--

S.F. No. 237: A bill for an act relating to gambling; creating adolescent compulsive gambling grant;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Marty, Kiscaden, Lourey and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 238: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing for a checkoff for
anatomical gift education; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Foley, Pappas, Krentz, Kinkel and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 239: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for early childhood family
education.

Referred to the Committee on Education.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 240: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; creating licensure for dental assistants;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, sections 116J.70, subdivision 2a; 144.054, subdivision 2; 150A.01,
subdivisions 5 and 8; 150A.02, subdivision 1; 150A.03, subdivision 1; 150A.05, subdivision 2, and by
adding a subdivision; 150A.06, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 5, and 6; 150A.08, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8;
150A.081, subdivisions 1 and 2; 150A.09, subdivisions 1, 3, and 5; 150A.10, subdivision 2; 214.18,
subdivision 5; and 352.91, subdivision 3g.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berg; Johnson, Dean; Vickerman; Lesewski and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 241: A bill for an act relating to water; appropriating money for the LQP-25/Lazarus Creek
floodwater retention project.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senator Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 242: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing additional on-sale liquor licenses for the
city of Elk River.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Solon; Johnson, Doug; Lourey and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 243: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for technical assistance to
support microenterprise development; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Finance.

Senators Higgins, Anderson, Berglin, Lourey and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 244: 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 Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 245: A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting constitutional officers from receiving
certain outside income; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 15A.01, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 246: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money to independent school district
No. 306, Laporte.

Referred to the Committee on Education.