State of Minnesota

Eightieth Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-Ninth Day


Tuesday, February 24, 1998


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.

Mr. Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 3368: A bill for an act relating to utilities; replacing public utility capital structure approval
with security issuance approval; defining telephone company; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
216B.49, subdivisions 3 and 4; and 237.01, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
216B.49, subdivision 2.

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

Mr. Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 3369: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a grant for districts participating in
the enhanced pairing program; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3370: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use taxes; changing an effective date for the
exemption for wind energy conversion systems; amending Laws 1997, chapter 231, article 7, section 47.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3371: A bill for an act relating to landlord tenant; nuisance; requiring a legal services program
to provide representation in certain nuisance cases; allowing a neighborhood organization to bring a
nuisance action; defining nuisance per se and providing minimum damages in private nuisance actions;
allowing a neighborhood organization to appear without an attorney in certain actions; modifying the
definition of nuisance activity; allowing appointment of an administrator for certain nuisance buildings;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 480.242, by adding a subdivision; 561.01; 566.18,
subdivisions 2 and 9; 566.19; and 566.20, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections
566.18, subdivision 6; 617.81, subdivision 2; and 617.88; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 617.

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

Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3372: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a sales tax exemption for building
materials purchased for use in constructing certain low-income housing to be built by offenders; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 297A.25, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.