State of Minnesota

Eightieth Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-Fifth Day


Wednesday, February 18, 1998


12:00 Noon


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.

Mrs. Lourey, Mr. Vickerman, Ms. Lesewski, Messrs. Dille and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3299: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing a capital improvement for
manure digester farm demonstration projects; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mr. Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3300: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing support for establishment of a soybean
oilseed processing and refining facility in southwestern Minnesota; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mr. Morse, Mses. Krentz and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3301: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of human services to
submit a waiver amendment to allow greater flexibility in delivering services to persons served by the
home and community-based waiver for persons with mental retardation and related conditions.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mrs. Pariseau and Mr. Day introduced--

S.F. No. 3302: A bill for an act relating to taxes; allowing a special levy for required staffing of a new
detention center and exempting construction materials for a joint law enforcement center from the sales
and use tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 275.70, subdivision 5; 297A.15,
subdivision 7; and 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Johnson, D.J.; Hottinger; Belanger; Vickerman and Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3303: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a uniform class rate for all residential
property containing a single dwelling unit; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
273.13, subdivisions 22 and 25, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3304: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for additional school day revenue;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 124A.22, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 124A.22, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Krentz, Messrs. Larson, Frederickson, Stevens and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3305: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for ice arena activities.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 3306: A bill for an act relating to sanitary districts; establishing the Farwell-Kensington
sanitary district; authorizing tax levies.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3307: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing bonds and appropriating money for
construction of a cooperative education and community center for independent school district No. 378,
Dawson-Boyd.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3308: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying education and employment transitions
program grants; amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 3, section 25, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3309: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a grant for remote-site consulting
services; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3310: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for the Minnesota historical
society.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Wiener, Messrs. Belanger and Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 3311: A bill for an act relating to children; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota
Constitution by adding a section to article XI; establishing the children's endowment fund; appropriating
money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119C.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Junge, Mr. Limmer and Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3312: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a model technology program; authorizing
a levy.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Frederickson, Cohen, Price and Ms. Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 3313: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions for debt capacity
forecasting, budget preparation, reporting bond proceeds expenditures, bond sales, and certain capital
improvements; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 16A.105; 16A.11, subdivision 3a; 16A.501;
and 16B.30; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 16A.641, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Messrs. Frederickson, Cohen, Price and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 3314: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions for local fiscal
impact notes; modifying reporting requirements on local mandate costs; modifying requirements for
revenue targets; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 16A.102, subdivisions 1 and 2; Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 3.986, subdivisions 2 and 4; 3.987, subdivisions 1 and 2; 3.988,
subdivision 3; 3.989, subdivision 2; and 273.1398, subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, sections 3.987, subdivision 3; 3.989, subdivisions 1, 3, and 4; and 14.431.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Messrs. Janezich, Murphy and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3315: A bill for an act relating to labor relations; modifying the definition of public employer;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 179A.03, subdivision 15.

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

Ms. Runbeck, Messrs. Day and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 3316: A bill for an act relating to labor; requiring labor organizations to establish certain
funds; prohibiting certain automatic payroll deductions; providing criminal penalties; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 179.

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

Mr. Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3317: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a levy for school crossing guards;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 124.912, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 3318: A bill for an act relating to capitol improvements; authorizing bonds and appropriating
money for sewer lagoons in the city of Hawley.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3319: A bill for an act relating to education; encouraging school districts to accept
academically at-risk students under open enrollment; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, section 120.062, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 120.062,
subdivisions 3 and 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124A.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3320: A bill for an act relating to education; providing additional funding for in-school
suspensions; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124A.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Kelly, R.C.; Laidig; Ms. Ranum, Messrs. Cohen and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 3321: A bill for an act relating to crime; imposing criminal penalties for manufacturing,
distributing, selling, or possessing counterfeited intellectual property; providing for forfeiture of these
items; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.531, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 609.902, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3322: A bill for an act relating to the creation of a database of small minority- and
women-owned businesses; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 116J.

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

Messrs. Knutson; Kleis; Kelly, R.C. and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3323: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales; exempting sales by Minnesota correctional
industries to the state; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 297A.25, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 3324: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the restoration of Lake George, and for the Beaver Island Trail System.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3325: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; appropriating money for a grant to
produce materials to educate citizens about the working of the Minnesota property tax system.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3326: A bill for an act relating to mortgage redemption period; clarifying that the five-week
redemption period for abandoned property applies when trespassers are occupying the property; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 582.032, subdivisions 4 and 7.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Johnson, D.J. and Ms. Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 3327: A bill for an act relating to crime; increasing penalties for certain drive-by shooting
crimes; providing that a drive-by shooting resulting in death is first degree murder; increasing penalties
and providing for mandatory minimum sentences for drive-by shootings that result in substantial or great
bodily harm or that involve occupied buildings or motor vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 609.185; 609.19, subdivision 1; and 609.66, subdivision 1e.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3328: A bill for an act relating to tobacco litigation; requiring that the use of proceeds be
subject to appropriation by law; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3329: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating county authority to grant economic
development tax abatements; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 469.1812,
subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3330: A bill for an act relating to public safety; relieving 911 dispatchers from tort liability in
certain cases; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 403.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.