State of Minnesota

Eightieth Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-First Day


Monday, February 9, 1998


10:00 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.

Ms. Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 3031: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for an office of educational
accountability; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 121.1115, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Wiener, Mr. Hottinger, Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Oliver and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 3032: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating investments of certain insurers;
proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60L.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mr. Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 3033: A bill for an act relating to courts; extending the Ramsey county family court combined
jurisdiction pilot project; amending Laws 1996, chapter 365, section 3.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Samuelson, Mrs. Fischbach, Messrs. Sams and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3034: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing medical assistance reimbursement
for special transportation services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.0625, subdivision 17.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3035: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing for certain bond allocations and related
matters; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 474A.045; and 474A.061, subdivisions 1, 2a, and 6;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 474A.091, subdivisions 3 and 6; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 474A.061, subdivision 3.

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

Messrs. Betzold, Knutson, Mrs. Scheid and Mr. Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3036: A bill for an act relating to limited partnerships; regulating withdrawals by limited
partners; changing state law to provide favorable federal estate tax valuation treatment in certain
circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 322A.47.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Novak, Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Murphy, Knutson and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3037: A bill for an act relating to sales tax; directing the amateur sports commission to certify
qualifying junior golf programs; providing a partial refund of tax paid by golf facilities with qualifying
programs for juniors; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 297A.15, by adding a subdivision;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 240A; and 297A.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Pogemiller and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 3038: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minneapolis employees retirement fund;
increasing certain shorter service death-while-active retirement benefits, providing annuity escalation;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 422A.06, subdivisions 3 and 6; 422A.22, subdivisions 4 and
5; and 422A.23; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 422A.16, subdivision 3a.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3039: A bill for an act relating to remedies; garnishment; modifying the definition of earnings
to include maintenance; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 571.921.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Messrs. Murphy, Sams, Dille, Vickerman and Ms. Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3040: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; creating a small feedlot upgrade cost-share
program; prohibiting enforcement actions against small feedlots unless state or local cost-share funds are
available; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 116.07, by adding a
subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 116.07, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Messrs. Janezich; Johnson, D.J. and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 3041: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing the commissioner of public safety to issue
on-sale licenses to Giants Ridge and Ironworld Discovery Center; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 340A.404, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Solon and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3042: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a declining pupil unit aid; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 124.17, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Kelly, R.C. and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 3043: A bill for an act relating to economic development and job creation; appropriating
money to assist in redevelopment of the Stroh Brewery area and creation of manufacturing jobs;
authorizing the sale of bonds.

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

Mr. Terwilliger and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3044: A bill for an act relating to education; working to develop, provide, and maintain an
educational structure that meets the needs of nonwhite and white at-risk students; identifying obstacles to
students educational success; providing for staff development and community training; creating an
advisory council to assist in analyzing student performance data; emphasizing outcomes; appropriating
money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 3045: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing the prohibition against beginning the
school year before Labor Day; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 126.12.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Kelly, R.C.; Wiger and Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3046: A bill for an act relating to transportation; defining road or highway; requiring certain
expenditures from the trunk highway fund; establishing transportation spending goals; creating a
transportation trust fund primarily to provide state agencies and local governments with money to match
federal transportation funds; proposing a constitutional amendment to dedicate all vehicle registration tax
revenues and 20 percent of motor vehicle sales tax revenues to the transportation trust fund; requiring
certain appropriations for the state patrol to be from the general fund; authorizing issuance of $34,000,000
in state transportation bonds for local bridge grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 160.02,
subdivision 7, and by adding a subdivision; 161.04, by adding a subdivision; 168.053, subdivisions 1 and
2; 168.056; 168.181, subdivisions 1 and 2; 168.211; 168.221; 174.01, by adding a subdivision; 297B.09,
subdivision 1; 299D.01, by adding a subdivision; and 299D.03, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 168; and 174; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 168.012,
subdivision 12; 168.013, subdivision 8; 168.021, subdivision 4; 168.041, subdivision 11; 168.042,
subdivision 15; 168.057; 168.091, subdivision 3; 168.123, subdivision 5; 168.128; 168.1292, subdivision
4; 168.231; and 168.82, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Stevens, Scheevel, Ms. Lesewski and Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3047: A bill for an act relating to wetlands; creating a cost-share program for small cities;
appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103G.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Wiger, Mses. Wiener, Ranum, Mr. Betzold and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3048: 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.

Messrs. Wiger; Marty; Janezich; Kelly, R.C. and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3049: A bill for an act relating to insurance; mandating coverage for cochlear implants;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mr. Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 3050: A bill for an act relating to health; creating a religious exemption to mandated
autopsies; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 145.132; 299F.04, subdivision 5; 383B.225,
subdivisions 7 and 8; 390.11, subdivisions 2, 2a, and 3; and 390.32, subdivisions 2, 2a, and 3; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 390.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 3051: A bill for an act relating to insurance; no-fault auto; regulating disability and income
loss benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 65B.44, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Stumpf and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 3052: A bill for an act relating to state lands; requiring the private sale of certain surplus state
land in Lake of the Woods county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Stumpf and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 3053: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing additional liquor licenses for the city of
East Grand Forks.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Morse, Samuelson and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3054: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a nursing home planning and transition
grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Morse, Samuelson and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3055: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for an inactive status of licensed beds in
nursing homes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 144.122; 144A.01, by adding a subdivision;
256.9657, subdivision 1; 256B.0911, subdivision 6; and 256B.431, subdivisions 2r, 3a, and 22; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Kelly, R.C. and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 3056: A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing a restitution grant program for adult
offenders; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 243.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Ms. Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 3057: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for restoration
and preservation of Brown's Creek in Washington county; appropriating money to the Brown's Creek
watershed district for flood control measures; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3058: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; providing for a grant
to the city of Perham for the Perham Area Technology Center; authorizing issuance of bonds;
appropriating money.

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

Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3059: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for a school restructuring
grant.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3060: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the requirements for membership on
the board of teaching; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 125.183, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3061: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for college campuses at Staples and Wadena.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Cohen and Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3062: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; providing money for exhibition in the
Science Museum of Minnesota.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Piper and Mr. Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 3063: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the public sale of certain
tax-forfeited land that borders public water in Mower county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Piper, Mr. Hottinger, Mrs. Lourey and Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3064: A resolution urging the President and the Congress of the United States to support the
closure of the United States Army School of the Americas.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Morse, Sams, Dille and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3065: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; expanding the eligibility requirements for the
Minnesota grown coupon program; establishing a pilot project to expand the Minnesota grown program;
establishing program components; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 17.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Messrs. Vickerman, Lessard, Scheevel, Langseth and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 3066: A bill for an act relating to the state lottery; creating a lottery retailer study task force.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3067: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the wastewater project for the town of Fox Lake in Martin county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 3068: A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; correcting an appropriation error;
modifying reporting requirements; eliminating certain reimbursement requirements; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, sections 176.183, subdivision 2; 176.231, subdivisions 2 and 7; and 176.305, subdivisions 1
and 2; Laws 1997, chapter 200, article 1, section 12, subdivision 5.

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

Messrs. Morse, Beckman, Ms. Piper and Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3069: A bill for an act relating to animal feedlots; requiring licenses; creating and funding a
cleanup fund; limiting issuance of certain permits; requiring an inventory and review; providing for
assistance in adoption, review, and update of feedlot ordinances; requiring a generic environmental impact
statement on feedlots; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 116.07, by adding
a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116; proposing coding for new
law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 18G.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Messrs. Scheevel and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 3070: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for completion of the Blufflands Trail between Preston and Forestville.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Marty and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3071: A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; requiring conduit funds to register with
the board of campaign finance and public disclosure, to have a treasurer, and to not commingle funds;
requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 10A.01, by adding a subdivision; 10A.14,
subdivisions 1 and 2; 10A.20, subdivisions 1, 3, and by adding a subdivision; and 211B.15, subdivision 16;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 10A.20, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Mses. Johnson, J.B.; Flynn; Messrs. Oliver and Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 3072: A bill for an act relating to commerce; restricting the placement of outdoor
advertisements for tobacco; permitting retail vendors of tobacco to display certain outdoor advertising;
providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Johnson, D.H.; Ten Eyck; Ms. Higgins and Mr. Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 3073: A bill for an act relating to the housing finance agency; extending the availability of
equity take-out loans; amending procedures for the allocation of low-income housing tax credits;
permitting allocation of the housing pool to senior rental housing if it is federally assisted; requiring an
impact statement and a hearing before an owner terminates participation in a federally assisted rental
housing program; permitting a local government to require relocation assistance for certain tenants;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 462A.222, subdivision 3; and
474A.061, subdivision 2a; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 462A.05, subdivision 39;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.

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

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

S.F. No. 3074: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the United States Hockey Hall of Fame.

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

Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3075: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing reimbursement for dental
services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.76.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 3076: A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring electronic versions of the
guidebook of state agencies and the State Register to be available on the Internet; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 14.04; and 14.46, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 16E.07, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Messrs. Samuelson, Janezich, Scheevel, Morse and Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3077: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing for an income tax credit for contributions
by an employer for employee housing; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 290.

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

Mr. Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3078: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; modifying restrictions on
redevelopment tax increment financing districts located within the seven-city coalition; appropriating
money for grants to certain districts.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3079: A bill for an act relating to utilities; modifying definition of energy conservation
improvement; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 216B.241, subdivision 1.

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

Messrs. Beckman and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3080: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for a regional studies
center at Southwest State University.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Terwilliger, Ms. Flynn, Messrs. Langseth and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3081: A bill for an act relating to baseball; providing for a process to construct, fund,
maintain, and govern a major league baseball park; providing for community ownership of the baseball
team; providing for powers and duties of the metropolitan sports facilities commission and the
metropolitan council; authorizing certain taxes, revenue distributions, bonds and other debt obligations,
and allocations; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 349A.10, by adding a
subdivision; 473.551, subdivision 8, and by adding subdivisions; 473.552; 473.553, subdivision 1; and
473.556, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, and by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 473; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473I.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Price introduced--

S.F. No. 3082: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; including machinery used to produce
certain plants and nursery stock in the definition of farm machinery; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 297A.01, subdivision 15.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3083: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; providing for renewal every two years for
drivers over age 70; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 171.27; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 171.06, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Janezich, Mses. Higgins, Hanson, Messrs. Solon and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3084: A bill for an act relating to reemployment 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, Energy and Community Development.

Mr. Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 3085: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the sale of certain school trust land
bordering public waters in St. Louis county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 3086: A bill for an act relating to crime; establishing the CODEFOR (Computer Optimized
Development-Focus On Results) law enforcement strategy grant program in Hennepin county;
appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Kelly, R.C. and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 3087: A bill for an act relating to retirement; closing St. Paul teachers retirement fund
association to new members and providing coverage for new hirees by the teachers retirement association;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 354.05, subdivision 2; and 354A.011, subdivision 27;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 354A.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 3088: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing conformity to federal provisions
providing for deduction of student loan interest and education savings accounts; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Pogemiller, Spear, Ms. Flynn and Mr. Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3089: A bill for an act relating to taxes; providing an exemption from sales tax for certain
purposes; amending Laws 1986, chapter 396, section 2, as amended, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 3090: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for petitions for the dissolution
of town subordinate service districts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 365A;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 365A.09.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 3091: A bill for an act relating to peace officers; authorizing the Hubbard county sheriff to
have additional part-time peace officer positions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 626.8463,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Metzen, Ms. Wiener and Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3092: A bill for an act relating to prescription drugs; requiring the dispensing of ephedrine
through prescription; restricting the sale, marketing, and possession of ephedrine; providing criminal
penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 3093: A bill for an act relating to libraries; appropriating money for the Chatfield brass band
music lending library.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 3094: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Blufflands trail between Eyota and Chatfield.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 3095: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying declining pupil unit aid for fiscal year
1998; amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 4, section 34.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Stumpf, Langseth and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 3096: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; appropriating money for meetings with
Manitoba and Ontario parliamentarians.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Mses. Johnson, J.B.; Pappas and Mr. Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 3097: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to the metropolitan
council for regular route transit operating assistance and to the commissioner of transportation for Greater
Minnesota transit operating assistance; changing formula used to calculate fixed local shares for Greater
Minnesota transit systems receiving state operating assistance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, sections 174.22, subdivisions 10 and 13; 174.24, subdivision 3b; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 174.22, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mses. Johnson, J.B.; Pappas and Mr. Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 3098: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to the metropolitan
council for transit vehicle replacement in the metropolitan area, and to the commissioner of transportation
for transit vehicle replacement in Greater Minnesota.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3099: A bill for an act relating to the city of West St. Paul and the Dakota county housing and
redevelopment authority; authorizing certain exceptions to requirements relating to tax increment
financing districts in the city.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 3100: A bill for an act relating to taxation; adopting provisions of the Internal Revenue Code
relating to the exclusion of capital gain from the sale of a principal residence; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Ms. Berglin and Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3101: A bill for an act relating to human services; adding covered services under medical
assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.0627, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3102: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing funding for the collaborative urban
educator program; appropriating money; amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 5,
section 28, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 3103: A bill for an act relating to designation of wild animals; creating a state amphibian and a
state reptile; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Wiger and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3104: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; providing for a grant
to the city of St. Paul for acquisition of land and creation of a holding pond for flood mitigation;
authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mses. Anderson, Pappas, Mr. Foley, Mrs. Scheid and Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3105: 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.

Mses. Anderson, Pappas, Messrs. Janezich and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3106: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for community ownership of a
professional baseball franchise; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3107: A bill for an act relating to human services; legal nonlicensed family child care;
requiring minimal safety standards if public child care funds are received; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Hottinger, Dille and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3108: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the home care bill of rights; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 144A.44, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Sams, Dille, Beckman and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 3109: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; adding requirements for manure storage
structures; requiring a report on manure applicator training; requiring a generic environmental impact
statement on feedlots; establishing a voluntary rural dispute resolution procedure; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 116.07, subdivision 7; Laws 1986, chapter 398,
article 1, section 18, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 583.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mr. Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3110: A bill for an act relating to education; reauthorizing a canceled facilities grant to the
Crow River special education cooperative and the Meeker and Wright special education cooperative;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3111: A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring that the commissioner of labor and
industry establish compensation ranges for job classifications and assign prevailing wage rates within
those ranges; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 177.43, subdivision 4.

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

Mr. Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3112: A bill for an act relating to employment; including certain government employees in
prevailing wage determinations; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 177.43, subdivision 4.

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

Messrs. Kelly, R.C.; Limmer; Metzen; Novak and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3113: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing funding to retain certain federally
assisted affordable housing; providing for affordable rental housing; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 462A.05, subdivision 39.

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

Mr. Kelly, R.C.; Mses. Pappas, Anderson, Messrs. Novak and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3114: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a sales tax exemption for materials used
in construction of an arena at the RiverCentre complex in the city of St. Paul; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3115: A bill for an act relating to state government; creating the department of crime victims
and violence prevention; consolidating crime victims and violence prevention programs within this
department; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 15.01; 15.06, subdivision 1; 299C.065,
subdivisions 2 and 4; and 611A.07; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 15A.0815, subdivision
2; and 611A.01; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611B; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 1996, sections 119A.20; 119A.21; 119A.22; 119A.23, subdivisions 3, 4, and 5; 119A.25;
119A.26, subdivision 1; 119A.27; 119A.28; 119A.29; 119A.31, subdivisions 2 and 3; 119A.32; 119A.33;
119A.34; 268.29; 299C.065, subdivisions 1a and 3a; 611A.02; 611A.0311; 611A.04, subdivisions 1, 1a,
1b, 2, and 3; 611A.045, subdivisions 2 and 3; 611A.046; 611A.05; 611A.21; 611A.22; 611A.221;
611A.25, subdivisions 1 and 2; 611A.31; 611A.32; 611A.33; 611A.34; 611A.35; 611A.36; 611A.361,
subdivisions 1 and 2; 611A.41; 611A.43; 611A.51; 611A.52, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, and 10;
611A.53, subdivisions 1, 1a, and 2; 611A.54; 611A.55; 611A.56, subdivision 2; 611A.57; 611A.58;
611A.60; 611A.61; 611A.612; 611A.62; 611A.63; 611A.64; 611A.65; 611A.66; 611A.67; 611A.70;
611A.71, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6; 611A.72; 611A.73; 611A.74, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, and 6; 611A.76;
611A.77; and 611A.78; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 119A.26, subdivision 2; 119A.31,
subdivision 1; 119A.37; 611A.04, subdivision 4; 611A.045, subdivision 1; 611A.25, subdivision 3;
611A.361, subdivision 3; 611A.52, subdivisions 6 and 8; 611A.53, subdivision 1b; 611A.56, subdivision
1; 611A.675; 611A.71, subdivisions 5 and 7; and 611A.74, subdivisions 1, 1a, and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Hottinger, Price, Betzold, Ms. Pappas and Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 3116: A bill for an act relating to taxation; abolishing the sales tax on massages; imposing the
MinnesotaCare tax on providers of massages; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 295.50, by
adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 295.50, subdivision 4; and 297A.01,
subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mrs. Lourey and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3117: A bill for an act relating to health; increasing the MinnesotaCare income limit for
certain child care workers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 256L.04, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 3118: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying provisions for a timber permit
extension; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 90.193.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Johnson, D.J.; Metzen; Kelly, R.C. and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 3119: 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 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. 3120: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; exempting construction materials and
supplies used to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Beckman, Ms. Anderson and Mr. Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 3121: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a renewable development
account in the state treasury and providing financial assistance for the development of renewable energy;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

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

Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 3122: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a minimum subtraction for
certain elderly and disabled persons; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 290.0802, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 3123: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for rehabilitation and
community centers for Vision Loss Resources, Inc.

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

Ms. Flynn, Mr. Langseth, Mses. Johnson, J.B. and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3124: A bill for an act relating to transit; authorizing the metropolitan council to issue bonds;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 473.39, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mmes. Robling and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3125: A bill for an act relating to the environment; changing inspection criteria for individual
sewage treatment systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 115.55, subdivision 5a.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3126: A bill for an act relating to children; providing for a child care program; appropriating
money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 119B.05, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Sams, Hottinger, Mmes. Lourey and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 3127: A bill for an act relating to taxation; reducing the assessed value of vegetative filter
strips; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 273.11, subdivision 10.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Moe, R.D.; Mses. Flynn and Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 3128: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing the local gasoline and special fuel
excise tax; dedicating revenues to transportation purposes; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota
Constitution by adding a section to article XIV; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapters 296; and 473.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.