State of Minnesota

Eightieth Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-Third Day


Thursday, February 12, 1998


8:00 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.

Mr. Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 3205: A bill for an act relating to corrections; making minor modifications to the sentence to
work program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 3.739, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, sections 241.277, subdivisions 6, 9, and by adding a subdivision; and 609.113, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3206: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a property tax credit for licensed child
care facilities; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290A.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Knutson and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3207: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for civil commitment for prenatal alcohol
abuse; requiring reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 253B.02, subdivision
2; 253B.07, subdivision 1; and 626.556, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 626.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3208: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting ready-mixed concrete trucks from the
sales tax on motor vehicles; providing that ready-mixed concrete trucks are capital equipment for purposes
of the sales; defining sales price for purposes of ready-mixed concrete sales; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, section 297A.01, subdivision 8; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 297A.01, subdivision
16; 297A.25, subdivision 9; and 297B.03.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Knutson; Johnson, D.J.; Scheevel and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3209: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; modifying class rates for certain types of
property; modifying the education homestead credit; providing for a reduction in the general education
levy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 273.127,
subdivisions 3 and 4; 273.13, subdivisions 24, 25, as amended, and 31; and 273.1382, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 3210: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for enabling libraries
throughout the state to provide greater public access to information on Minnesota authors; appropriating
money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Novak, Day, Mrs. Scheid, Ms. Runbeck and Mr. Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3211: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reducing the class rate on certain seasonal
recreational property; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 273.1398, subdivision 1a; Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 273.13, subdivision 25, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Runbeck, Messrs. Day, Metzen and Mrs. Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3212: A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring certain school district levies to be levied
against referendum market value; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Johnson, D.J.; Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Larson and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 3213: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; limiting increases in market value;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 273.11, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Metzen and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 3214: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reducing the class rate on certain seasonal
recreational property; retroactively allowing the rebate for 1997 property taxes to owners of certain
seasonal residential recreational property; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 273.1398,
subdivision 1a; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 273.13, subdivision 25, as amended; Laws
1997, chapter 231, article 1, section 16, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Murphy, by request, introduced--

S.F. No. 3215: A bill for an act relating to the city of Red Wing; allowing a 1998 levy limit adjustment
for certain payments in lieu of tax.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Day introduced--

S.F. No. 3216: A bill for an act relating to the city of Owatonna; authorizing the city to impose certain
taxes.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Stumpf, Laidig, Ms. Hanson, Messrs. Marty and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3217: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for ice arena activities.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Vickerman, Ms. Robertson, Messrs. Frederickson, Stevens and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3218: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a credit for charitable contributions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19a; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mrs. Fischbach and Mr. Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 3219: A bill for an act relating to health; providing funding to two ICFs/MR for costs related
to field audit disallowances and providing exemptions from the spend-up limit; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 3220: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing a donation of accrued sick time for
certain Minnesota state college and university employees; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 136F.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 3221: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for community forest
improvement grants.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Wiener, Messrs. Belanger, Vickerman and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 3222: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; modifying class rates for certain types of
property; modifying the education homestead credit; providing for a reduction in the general education
levy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 273.127,
subdivisions 3 and 4; 273.13, subdivisions 24, 25, as amended, and 31; and 273.1382, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Beckman and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3223: A bill for an act relating to economic security; appropriating money for training for
people with disabilities.

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

Mr. Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 3224: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for grants to local
screenwriters; appropriating money.

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

Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3225: A bill for an act relating to public waters; authorizing funding for state share of cleanup
of certain Mississippi river sediment; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 3226: A bill for an act relating to public administration; authorizing certain easements.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3227: A bill for an act relating to taxation; corporate income; making technical and minor
changes in the job training credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.0673,
subdivisions 1, 2, and 6.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Sams and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3228: A bill for an act relating to the city of Browerville; authorizing expenditures of tax
increment outside of a certain district.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 3229: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing campus withdrawal from student
associations; changing representation in student associations; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
136F.22, subdivisions 1 and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Neuville and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 3230: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an income tax subtraction for personal
and dependent exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision
19b.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Stevens, Mrs. Pariseau, Messrs. Dille and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 3231: A bill for an act relating to public safety; eliminating duplicative toxic chemical release
reporting requirements that are also required by federal government; removing obsolete provisions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 115D.07, subdivision 1; and 299K.08, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Wiener, Mrs. Pariseau, Messrs. Metzen, Cohen and Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 3232: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; creating the Mississippi River Urban
Heritage Act; authorizing bonds; appropriating money.

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

Ms. Junge and Mr. Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 3233: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an income tax credit for owners of
homesteads with defects that cause public health problems; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 290.06, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3234: A bill for an act relating to crime; prohibiting individuals for whom the sentencing
guidelines presume the defendant will be committed to the commissioner of corrections from being
released on bail between conviction and sentencing or between tender of a guilty plea and sentencing;
requiring defendants to waive the right to bail as a condition of tendering the factual basis for a guilty plea;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 629.53; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapters 630; and 631.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Foley and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 3235: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for ADA compliance, roof replacement and repair, and boiler improvements at Anoka-Ramsey
Community College.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Foley and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3236: A bill for an act relating to crime; increasing penalties for felony-level offenders who
fail to appear in court; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.49, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Foley and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3237: A bill for an act relating to crime; extending enhanced penalties for illegally carrying a
pistol to juveniles who are adjudicated delinquent for this offense; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 624.714, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3238: A bill for an act relating to crime; including felony-level fifth degree assault crimes in
the definition of "crime of violence" used in the Gun Control Act and in the law providing mandatory
minimum sentences for certain crimes committed with a firearm or other dangerous weapon; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 624.712, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
609.11, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Foley and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3239: A bill for an act relating to crime; allowing a peace officer to make a warrantless arrest
based upon reasonable cause that a person on conditional release has violated a condition of release;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 629.34, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3240: A bill for an act relating to crime; increasing minimum sentences for certain firearms
offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.11, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3241: A bill for an act relating to crime; including first degree riot crimes in the law providing
mandatory minimum sentences for certain crimes committed with a firearm or other dangerous weapon;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 609.11, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3242: A bill for an act relating to crime; providing a mandatory minimum sentence for certain
persons who possess a firearm with an altered or removed serial number or with no serial number;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.11, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3243: A bill for an act relating to firearms; limiting the number of pistols or semiautomatic
military-style assault weapons a person may acquire within a 30-day period; providing an exception for
firearms collectors; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 624.7131, subdivisions 4 and 6; and
624.7132, subdivisions 5 and 9.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3244: A bill for an act relating to crime; requesting the sentencing guidelines commission to
include as a mitigating factor for departure situations where the defendant has provided substantial
assistance to authorities.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3245: A bill for an act relating to firearms; requiring firearms dealers to provide pistol
purchasers with a trigger lock or similar device at the time of sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 624.7162, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3246: A bill for an act relating to court fees and fines; revising and consolidating laws relating
to surcharges and assessments on fines; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 169.121, subdivision
5a; 171.16, subdivision 3; 357.021, by adding subdivisions; 588.01, subdivision 3; and 609.3241;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 97A.065, subdivision 2; 169.14, subdivision 5d; 357.021,
subdivision 2; and 609.101, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 609.101,
subdivision 1; and 626.861.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3247: A bill for an act relating to education; amending licensure requirements for teachers of
deaf and hard of hearing students; amending Laws 1993, chapter 224, article 3, section 32.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3248: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for additional days of
instruction.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Kelly, R.C. and Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3249: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a report from independent school
district No. 625, St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Scheevel and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 3250: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an income tax deduction for
post-secondary tuition; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19b.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Stevens and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3251: A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting a time extension for
commencement of activities in a tax increment financing district in the city of Onamia.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Stevens and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3252: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; allowing the city of Milaca to spend
increment outside of a district.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 3253: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing bonds and appropriating
money for flood hazard mitigation grants in Clay county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3254: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money to independent school
district No. 704, Proctor, for the restoration of lost revenue.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Junge, Messrs. Metzen; Johnson, D.H.; Ms. Hanson and Mr. Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 3255: 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.