State of Minnesota

Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Sixty-Seventh Day


Monday, May 17, 1999


9:00 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 Pogemiller, Sams and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 2279: A bill for an act relating to professions; board of accountancy; changing board
membership; changing educational requirements; providing for certification of licensed accounting
practitioners; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 326.1655, by adding a
subdivision; 326.17; 326.18, subdivisions 4 and 5; 326.192, subdivisions 1, 4, and by adding a subdivision;
326.20, subdivisions 1 and 3; 326.211, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and by adding subdivisions; 326.212,
subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision; and 326.224; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 326; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 326.212, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2280: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for the office of research
and technology transfer administration for purposes of developing an international technology acquisition
and transfer system.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 2281: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for work relating to
highways 10, 65, and I-35W.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2282: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Eagan to establish a tax
increment financing district subject to certain modified requirements.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2283: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan transit; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2284: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; creating a criminal gang prosecution
council to support work of the Minnesota criminal gang council and strike force, prosecute crimes
committed by criminal gangs throughout the state, and develop criminal gang prosecution guidelines;
providing the attorney general jurisdiction to prosecute criminal gang cases referred by the Minnesota
gang oversight council or Minnesota gang strike force; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 8.01;
and 299A.64, by adding subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Flynn, Hottinger, Dille and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2285: A bill for an act relating to smoking; prohibiting tobacco advertisements and
promotions in areas frequented by youth; prohibiting smoking in workplaces; providing for smoke-free
areas in multitenant buildings; providing that the deposit of partially burned cigarettes is littering;
providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 85.20, subdivision 6; 169.42, subdivision
1; 169.421, subdivision 3; 144.413, subdivision 2; 144.414, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision;
144.415; and 609.68; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; and 325E.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.