State of Minnesota

Eightieth Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Sixty-Sixth Day


Monday, January 26, 1998


11:30 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.

Messrs. Johnson, D.H.; Betzold and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2259: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice data; requiring the bureau of criminal
apprehension to collect and maintain computerized data relating to the conditions of conditional release of
convicted offenders, for use by criminal justice agencies; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
299C.06; and 299C.09; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299C.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Ten Eyck, Larson and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 2260: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Battle Point Cultural and Education Center.

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

Messrs. Sams, Dille, Ten Eyck, Stevens and Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2261: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for rural critical access hospitals;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 144.1483.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Novak, Belanger and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 2262: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating reinsurance intermediary-brokers;
providing for the investment of funds held or collected; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
60A.715.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Betzold and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2263: A bill for an act relating to taxation; making technical and clarifying changes to tax
disclosure provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 270B.02, subdivision 3; 270B.03,
subdivision 6; and 270B.12, subdivision 6; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 270B.01,
subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 270.10, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2264: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the expansion and remodeling of the Red River Valley Center.

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

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

S.F. No. 2265: 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.

Mr. Belanger, Mrs. Pariseau, Ms. Olson, Messrs. Hottinger and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 2266: A bill for an act relating to taxation; recodifying the tax on petroleum and special fuels;
providing civil and criminal penalties; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 296A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 296.01; 296.02; 296.025; 296.0261;
296.035; 296.04; 296.041; 296.06; 296.11; 296.115; 296.12; 296.141, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, and 7;
296.15; 296.151; 296.152; 296.16, subdivisions 1a and 2; 296.165; 296.17, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, and 22; 296.171, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10; 296.18,
subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8; 296.19; 296.20; 296.21; 296.23; 296.25; 296.26; 296.27; and 296.421;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 296.141, subdivision 4; 296.16, subdivision 1; 296.17,
subdivision 18; 296.171, subdivision 4; and 296.18, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Novak, Solon, Larson, Belanger and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2267: A bill for an act relating to insurance; workers' compensation self-insurance; regulating
terminations of self-insurance authority and commercial workers' compensation self-insurance groups;
providing investment, funding, reporting, and transfer requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 79A.06, subdivision 5; 79A.22, subdivision 7, and by adding a subdivision; 79A.23, subdivisions
1 and 2; 79A.24, subdivisions 1, 2, and 4; 79A.26, subdivision 2; and 79A.31, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Vickerman, Frederickson and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2268: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; providing for bonding of license subagents;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 97A.485, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2269: A bill for an act relating to water; clarifying provisions relating to hearings of the board
of water and soil resources; modifying the public review period for wetland replacement plans; requiring
approval of certain wetland replacements; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 103B.231,
subdivision 9; 103D.105; and 103G.2242, subdivision 8.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Ten Eyck, Stumpf and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 2270: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Headwaters Science Center.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Ten Eyck, Stumpf and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 2271: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for capital planning for the use of the old Bemidji High School to be combined with Northwest Technical
College.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mrs. Pariseau, Messrs. Stevens; Lessard; Johnson, D.J. and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2272: A bill for an act relating to real property; creating the Private Property Rights Protection
Act; providing legislative intent; providing remedies for real property owners whose property has been
inordinately burdened by governmental action; providing requirements for a property owner who seeks
compensation; requiring the governmental entity to provide notice of the claim; authorizing certain
settlement offers; requiring that the governmental entity and property owner file a court action if a
settlement agreement contravenes the application of state law; providing for judicial review,
notwithstanding the availability of administrative remedies; authorizing the property owner to file a claim
of compensation upon rejection of a settlement offer; requiring the court to determine the percentage of
responsibility for an inordinate burden imposed by multiple governmental entities; providing for a jury to
determine the amount of compensation to the property owner; providing for costs and attorney fees;
providing that the right for which compensation is paid is a transferable development right; proposing
coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 500A.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2273: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the conveyance of certain state land
to the city of Faribault.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 2274: A bill for an act relating to liquor; regulating malt liquor sampling; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 340A.510, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Ms. Kiscaden, Messrs. Betzold, Knutson, Ms. Wiener and Mr. Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2275: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the Data Practices Act;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 13.46, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Messrs. Knutson, Betzold, Ms. Kiscaden, Messrs. Ten Eyck and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2276: A bill for an act relating to child support enforcement; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 257.64, subdivision 3; 518.551, subdivisions 1 and 9; and 518.615, subdivision 2;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 518.551, subdivision 5b; 518.6111, subdivision 14;
518.615, subdivision 1; and 552.04, subdivisions 2, 3, and 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 518.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mses. Kiscaden, Ranum, Messrs. Knutson, Foley and Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2277: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for child welfare reform;
restricting release of certain information; establishing citizen review panels; clarifying jurisdiction;
defining terms; imposing duties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 13.391; 256.01, subdivision
12, and by adding a subdivision; 257.42; 257.43; 259.24, subdivision 1; 259.37, subdivision 2; 260.011,
subdivision 2; 260.141, by adding a subdivision; 260.172, subdivision 1; 260.191, subdivision 1e; 260.221,
as amended; and 626.556, subdivision 11a, and by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, sections 144.218, subdivision 2; 259.22, subdivision 4; 259.47, subdivision 3; 259.60,
subdivision 2; 260.012; 260.015, subdivision 29; 260.191, subdivisions 1a and 3b; 260.241, subdivision 3;
and 626.556, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Johnson, D.H.; Ten Eyck; Johnson, D.J. and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2278: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that certain annuities paid to survivors of
public safety officers are exempt from taxation; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
290.01, subdivision 19.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Vickerman, Solon, Hottinger, Janezich and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2279: A bill for an act relating to regional development commissions; appropriating money for
regional planning.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Higgins, Mr. Kelley, S.P.; Ms. Hanson and Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2280: A bill for an act relating to reemployment insurance; exempting certain overpaid
benefits from the standard collection procedure; amending Laws 1997, chapter 202, article 1, section 17,
subdivision 8.

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

Mrs. Pariseau, Messrs. Metzen, Knutson, Belanger and Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2281: A bill for an act relating to Dakota county; clarifying the employment status of certain
employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 383D.41, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2282: A bill for an act relating to highways; establishing speed limit for portion of U.S.
highway 61; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 2283: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Agassiz environmental learning center.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Samuelson and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2284: A bill for an act relating to highways; authorizing issuance of bonds for improvements
to marked trunk highway No. 371; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Betzold, Limmer and Ms. Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 2285: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a low-income concentration levy
program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

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

S.F. No. 2286: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a levy for independent school district
No. 279, Osseo.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Cohen, Frederickson, Mses. Berglin, Pappas and Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2287: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct the
Minnesota African American performing arts and education center in the city of St. Paul; authorizing the
sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2288: A bill for an act relating to utilities; extending deadline for public utilities commission
to adopt rules relating to public rights-of-way; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
237.163, subdivision 8.

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

Ms. Higgins, Messrs. Vickerman, Ten Eyck, Foley and Mrs. Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 2289: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a pilot program for affordable and
quality driver safety education for students; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2290: A bill for an act relating to the city of Renville; setting the certificate date and the
original tax capacity local tax rate of certain parcels in the tax increment district; extending the time the
authority may collect certain tax increment.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Morse, Mrs. Lourey, Mses. Piper and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 2291: A bill for an act relating to education; creating a categorical aid for student health
services; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Vickerman, Day, Mrs. Pariseau, Mr. Murphy and Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2292: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales tax and sales tax on motor vehicles; providing
that gravel, equipment, and certain vehicles purchased by a town for road maintenance are exempt;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 297A.25, subdivision 11; and 297B.03.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Solon, Hottinger, Day, Kleis and Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2293: A bill for an act relating to insurance; modifying permitted investments for township
mutual companies; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 67A.231.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Johnson, D.E.; Stevens; Mrs. Fischbach, Messrs. Hottinger and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2294: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing reimbursement rates under the
alternative care and elderly waivered programs for Kandiyohi county; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 256B.0913, by adding a subdivision; and 256B.0915, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Ten Eyck; Larson; Johnson, D.H. and Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 2295: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to the Minnesota
historical society for a grant to the city of Bemidji for purchase of a historic railroad depot and its
conversion to a historical museum and facility; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

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

Messrs. Morse, Price, Laidig and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2296: A bill for an act relating to the environment; clarifying time for filing an action under
MERLA; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 115B.11.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Messrs. Vickerman, Solon, Hottinger, Janezich and Ms. Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2297: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; changing the levy limits of regional
development commissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 462.396, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Johnson, D.E.; Mrs. Robling, Messrs. Langseth, Belanger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2298: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; requiring wheel flaps on truck-tractors;
regulating weight restrictions on vehicle axles; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 169.733, subdivision 1; and 169.825, subdivision 8.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Lessard, Mses. Hanson, Anderson and Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 2299: A bill for an act relating to family law; specifying disposition of interest on prepaid
child support or maintenance; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Johnson, D.E.; Mrs. Fischbach, Ms. Lesewski and Mr. Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2300: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Skunk Hollow Regional Park and a Minnesota River Trail extension.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Scheevel, Ourada, Ms. Lesewski, Messrs. Langseth and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2301: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing grants to reimburse school districts
for additional construction expenditures related to the expansion of the state prevailing wage statute;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Scheevel, Mrs. Robling, Messrs. Day, Langseth and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2302: A bill for an act relating to local government; clarifying the conduct of certain county
elections; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 375A.12, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Messrs. Janezich, Solon, Ms. Wiener, Messrs. Belanger and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2303: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing a professional exemption from the open
bottle law; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 169.122, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Wiger; Kelley, S.P.; Langseth; Ms. Olson and Mr. Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2304: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing the Minnesota education finance act of
1992; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 124A.697; 124A.698; 124A.70; 124A.71; 124A.711,
subdivision 1; 124A.72; and 124A.73; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 124A.711,
subdivision 2; and Laws 1992, chapter 499, article 7, section 31.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Langseth, Janezich and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2305: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a city of
Proctor community activity center; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

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

Messrs. Larson, Langseth, Solon, Novak and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 2306: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the state's share of the cost of the new Poe Lock at Sault Ste. Marie Narrows.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Lesewski, Messrs. Vickerman, Belanger, Laidig and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2307: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Marshall flood control project.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Dille, Sams, Frederickson, Langseth and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2308: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for renovation
and conversion of the dairy barn on the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota; authorizing the
sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Belanger, Mrs. Robling, Mr. Frederickson and Ms. Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2309: A bill for an act relating to taxation; eliminating certain conditions to payments to
counties with Indian casinos of a portion of revenues under tribal tax agreements; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 270.60, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Hottinger, Mrs. Scheid, Ms. Pappas, Messrs. Belanger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2310: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing a subtraction for charitable
contributions to individuals who do not itemize deductions for federal income tax purposes; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivision 19b.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Ms. Lesewski, Messrs. Vickerman, Belanger and Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 2311: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for a regional emergency response training center in Marshall.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Limmer, Betzold, Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Kelly, R.C. and Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 2312: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the city of Maple Grove for a law enforcement training facility.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Robertson, Mrs. Scheid, Mr. Knutson, Ms. Hanson and Mr. Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2313: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a school district to establish parking
fees contingent upon school bus ridership; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 123.39, subdivision
1, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mses. Robertson, Berglin, Runbeck, Kiscaden and Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2314: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying the definition of employment and
training service provider for purposes of the Minnesota Family Investment Program; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 256J.49, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 2315: A bill for an act relating to technology; making technical changes to show director of
office of technology as member of various organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
62J.451, subdivision 9; and 116O.03, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 44A.01,
subdivision 2; and Laws 1995, First Special Session chapter 3, article 12, section 7, subdivision 1, as
amended.

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

Messrs. Murphy, Ourada, Belanger, Mses. Flynn and Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2316: A bill for an act relating to transportation; continuing the uniform program for
registration and permitting of intrastate carriers of hazardous materials; eliminating requirement of
criminal background check; imposing a fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 221.0355,
subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 221.0355, subdivision 5; Laws 1994, chapter
589, section 8, as amended; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 221.0355, subdivision
15; Laws 1997, chapter 230, section 24.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Ms. Higgins, Messrs. Spear, Ten Eyck, Foley and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 2317: A bill for an act relating to law enforcement; clarifying responsibility for compensating
innocent third parties whose property is damaged by law enforcement officers for a public use;
establishing state processes for paying just compensation to innocent third parties and for reimbursing
local governments; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
626.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Sams, Ms. Flynn and Mr. Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2318: A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing personalized license plates to be
issued for certain trucks resembling pickup trucks; driving while impaired; clarifying that juvenile's age as
it relates to DWI-related driver's license revocation refers to the date of violation instead of the date of
conviction; providing reasonable time to petition for driver's license reinstatement; ensuring uniformity of
amount of handling charge allowed for certain driver's license reinstatements; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 168.12, subdivision 2a; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 169.121,
subdivision 4; 171.19; and 171.20, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2319: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money; changing provisions
for medical education and research trust fund, rural physician education account, mobile food unit,
restaurants and food stands, health reports; establishing core functions for public health; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 144.702, subdivisions 2 and 8; 145.9265; 157.15, subdivisions 9, 10, 12,
12a, 13, 14, and by adding subdivisions; and 157.16, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, sections 62J.69, subdivisions 1 and 2; 144.1494, subdivision 1; and 157.16, subdivision 3;
Laws 1997, chapter 203, article 1, section 2, subdivisions 7 and 12; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 144.701, subdivision 4;
144.702, subdivision 7; and 157.15, subdivision 15.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Metzen; Johnson, D.J.; Johnson, D.E. and Price introduced--

S.F. No. 2320: A bill for an act relating to transportation; eliminating motor vehicle emissions
inspection program; establishing surface transportation fund; reducing rate of vehicle registration tax;
dedicating portion of revenues from sales tax on motor vehicles to transportation; proposing constitutional
amendment to dedicate minimum of 50 percent of receipts from the sales tax on motor vehicles to
transportation; making technical corrections; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 168.013, subdivision 1a; and 297B.09, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 174; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 116.60; 116.61; 116.62; 116.63; 116.64;
and 116.65.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mrs. Scheid, Mr. Betzold, Mses. Junge and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2321: A bill for an act relating to state assumption of debt associated with the Brooklyn Center
Earle Brown Heritage Center; appropriating money.

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

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

S.F. No. 2322: A bill for an act relating to education; capital improvements; appropriating money for
capital improvements at North Hennepin community college; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2323: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying provisions exempting certain interim
superintendents from certain earnings limitations and reductions in annuity payments; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 354.44, subdivision 5a.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Dille, Ms. Lesewski, Messrs. Vickerman and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2324: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring sterilization, pasteurization, or
labeling of animal urine products; establishing shipping requirements for animal urine products; providing
penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2325: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing performance contracts for school
district superintendents; permitting increased salaries for superintendents; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, section 123.34, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2326: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Itasca county school-to-work technology center project.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Beckman, Ms. Anderson, Messrs. Novak, Limmer and Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2327: 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.

Ms. Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 2328: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the method of paying assistance
under the Minnesota family investment program-statewide; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 256J.24, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mses. Johnson, J.B.; Ranum; Mr. Morse, Ms. Pappas and Mr. Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2329: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation
to evaluate and report on the state's readiness for increased transportation of high-level radioactive waste.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Stevens, Sams, Mrs. Pariseau, Messrs. Stumpf and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2330: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; transferring powers and duties of the
commissioner to a board of natural resources; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
84.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Hottinger, Ms. Runbeck and Mr. Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2331: A bill for an act relating to manufactured home parks; requiring the Minnesota
department of health to conduct a study; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Flynn, Messrs. Moe, R.D.; Larson and Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 2332: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; directing the commissioner of public safety
to establish a pilot project on compliance with state motor vehicle registration laws; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Ms. Johnson, J.B.; Messrs. Stevens and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2333: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the second phase of the Cambridge Community College master facilities plan.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. and Mr. Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2334: A bill for an act relating to recreational vehicles; requiring snowmobiles registered in
another jurisdiction to have a state trail use sticker; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 84.8205.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Johnson, J.B.; Messrs. Johnson, D.E.; Johnson, D.H.; Foley and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2335: A bill for an act relating to highways; designating the State Trooper Timothy J. Bowe
Memorial Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2336: A bill for an act relating to water; directing construction of a dam on Gunn lake;
appropriating money; authorizing state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 103G.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 2337: A bill for an act relating to highways; providing for a process to resolve disputes
between a city and county over the establishment, construction, reconstruction, or improvement of a
county state-aid highway within a city; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 162.02, subdivision 8a.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Stevens, Foley, Mses. Robertson, Kiscaden and Mr. Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2338: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an automated finger imaging
project to prevent welfare fraud; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 256.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Sams and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2339: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for construction of a
noncommercial television tower.

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

Mr. Stevens, Ms. Berglin, Mr. Sams, Mses. Kiscaden and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 2340: A bill for an act relating to human services; making changes to welfare reform
legislation; changing the work first program and other assistance programs; making changes to licensing of
nonresidential child care programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 245A.14, subdivision 4;
and 256D.46, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 256.031, subdivision 6;
256.9864; 256B.062; 256J.02, subdivision 4; 256J.03; 256J.08, subdivisions 7, 11, 26, 28, 40, 60, 68, 73,
83, and by adding subdivisions; 256J.09, subdivisions 6 and 9; 256J.12; 256J.14; 256J.20, subdivision 3;
256J.21; 256J.24, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, and by adding a subdivision; 256J.26, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, and 4;
256J.28, subdivisions 2 and 4; 256J.30, subdivisions 10 and 11; 256J.31, subdivisions 5 and 10; 256J.32,
subdivisions 4, 6, and by adding a subdivision; 256J.33, subdivisions 1 and 4; 256J.35; 256J.36; 256J.37,
subdivisions 1, 2, 9, and by adding subdivisions; 256J.38, subdivision 1; 256J.39, subdivision 2; 256J.395;
256J.42; 256J.43; 256J.45, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision; 256J.46, subdivisions 1 and 2;
256J.47, subdivision 4; 256J.48, subdivisions 2 and 3; 256J.50, subdivision 5; 256J.54, subdivisions 2, 3,
and 4; 256J.56; 256J.57, subdivision 1; 256J.74, subdivision 2; and 256K.03, subdivision 5; Laws 1997,
chapter 85, articles 1, section 61; and 3, section 53; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 256J; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256D.05, subdivisions 3 and 3a; Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 256.031; 256.032; 256.033; 256.034; 256.035; 256.036; 256.0361;
256.047; 256.0475; 256.048; 256.049; 256B.062; 256J.25; 256J.28, subdivision 4; 256J.32, subdivision 5;
and 256J.34, subdivision 5; Laws 1997, chapters 85, article 1, section 71; article 3, section 55; and 248,
section 46.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Beckman, Vickerman, Scheevel and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 2341: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; expanding a grant program for livestock and
dairy processing and marketing ventures to include other commodities; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 17.101, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mr. Kelley, S.P.; Ms. Flynn and Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2342: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing grants and loans for public safety
radio equipment; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Solon, Mrs. Lourey, Ms. Berglin, Messrs. Hottinger and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2343: A bill for an act relating to human services; adding a family antipoverty program;
making changes to welfare reform; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 256.031, by adding a
subdivision; 256.032, subdivisions 8 and 13; 256.033, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, and by adding a subdivision;
256.034, subdivision 3; 256.035, subdivisions 1, 2a, 5, 6a, and 6c; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
sections 256.031, subdivision 6; 256.033, subdivisions 1 and 1a; 256B.0635; and 256D.05, subdivision 1;
Laws 1997, chapter 85, article 3, section 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
256; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 256.031, subdivision 3; 256.033, subdivision 6; 256.035,
subdivisions 2, 3, 6d, and 6e; 256.047; 256.0475; and 256.048; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
sections 256D.02, subdivision 12a; 256D.051, subdivision 18; 256D.066; 256J.01; 256J.02; 256J.03;
256J.06; 256J.08; 256J.09; 256J.10; 256J.11, as amended; 256J.12; 256J.13; 256J.14; 256J.15; 256J.20;
256J.21; 256J.24; 256J.25; 256J.26; 256J.28; 256J.30; 256J.31; 256J.315; 256J.32; 256J.33; 256J.34;
256J.35; 256J.36; 256J.37; 256J.38; 256J.39; 256J.395; 256J.396; 256J.40; 256J.42; 256J.43; 256J.44;
256J.45; 256J.46; 256J.47; 256J.48; 256J.49; 256J.50; 256J.51; 256J.515; 256J.52; 256J.53; 256J.54;
256J.55; 256J.56; 256J.57; 256J.61; 256J.62; 256J.645; 256J.65; 256J.66; 256J.67; 256J.68; 256J.69;
256J.72; 256J.74; 256J.75; 256J.76; 256K.01; 256K.015; 256K.02; 256K.03; 256K.04; 256K.05; 256K.06;
256K.07; 256K.08; and 256K.09; Laws 1997, chapter 85, article 1, sections 64, 67, and 71; and article 3,
section 54.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 2344: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating trademarks and service marks;
defining terms; providing remedies; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 333.18; 333.19,
subdivision 1; 333.20, subdivisions 1 and 2; 333.21, subdivision 2; 333.23; 333.24; 333.25; 333.26; and
333.29, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 333; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 325D.165.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Morse, Dille, Samuelson and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2345: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the authority of the commissioner to
approve public water supplies; providing for administrative fines against large public water suppliers;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 144.383; and 144.99, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mses. Flynn, Berglin, Higgins, Ranum and Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 2346: A bill for an act relating to local government; removing an age ceiling for new
firefighters in Minneapolis; repealing Laws 1959, chapter 213.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Flynn, Messrs. Langseth; Moe, R.D.; Day and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2347: A bill for an act relating to transportation; increasing rate of excise tax on gasoline and
special fuel; allocating 25 percent of receipts from motor vehicle sales tax to transit assistance fund;
proposing constitutional amendment by adding a section to article XIV, to dedicate at least 25 percent of
motor vehicle sales tax receipts to transit assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 296.02,
subdivision 1b; 296.025, subdivision 1b; and 297B.09, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2348: A bill for an act relating to taxation; conforming to certain federal changes; advancing
the effective dates of the individual income tax credit for long-term care insurance, the sales tax exemption
for inputs to taxable services, and the sales tax exemption for certain nonprescription analgesics; providing
a property tax rebate; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 290.01,
subdivision 19e; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 290.01, subdivisions 19b and 19g; Laws
1997, chapter 231, articles 5, section 20, and 7, section 47; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 290.01, subdivision 19g.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Ourada, Ms. Johnson, J.B.; Messrs. Johnson, D.H.; Belanger and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2349: A bill for an act relating to the organization and operation of state government;
establishing surface transportation fund; requiring deposit of receipts in fund; dedicating 30 percent of
sales tax on motor vehicles to surface transportation; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 1.13; 16A.127, by adding a subdivision; 160.277, subdivision 3; 161.20, subdivision 5;
161.23, subdivisions 3 and 5; 161.241, subdivision 2; 161.41, subdivision 3; 161.431; 161.433, subdivision
2; 161.44, subdivision 9; 165.08, subdivision 4; 169.781, subdivision 7; 169.86, subdivision 7; 169.871,
subdivision 5; 170.23; 171.185; 171.26; 171.36; 173.07, subdivision 2; 173.231; 174.30, subdivision 8;
221.0355, subdivisions 11, 16, and 18; 221.036, subdivision 14; 221.82; 221.83; 221.84, subdivision 4;
221.85, subdivision 3; 297B.09, subdivision 1; 299D.03, subdivision 5; and 299D.09; Minnesota Statutes
1997 Supplement, sections 169.09, subdivision 13; 169.86, subdivision 5; 171.06, subdivision 2a; 171.07,
subdivision 11; and 171.29, subdivision 2; Laws 1997, chapters 159, article 1, sections 1; 2, subdivisions
1, 3, 4, 5, and 12; 3; 4, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; 6; 8; 200, article 1, sections 1; and 2, subdivision 4;
202, article 1, sections 1; and 2, subdivision 4; 203, article 1, sections 1; and 6; and 239, article 1, sections
1; and 7, subdivision 3; Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 10, section 3, subdivision 2;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 160.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Vickerman, Ms. Hanson, Mmes. Lourey, Robling and Mr. Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 2350: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for consolidation of towns;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 379.03; and 379.04; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 379.02.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Vickerman, Ms. Johnson, J.B.; Messrs. Hottinger and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2351: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; adding to and deleting from state parks;
creating a new recreation area; authorizing a private sale of surplus state land in Rock county; providing
for a state park permit exemption; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 85.054, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Vickerman; Johnson, D.E. and Ms. Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2352: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing bonds and appropriating
money to complete a recreational trail in the city of Montevideo.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Foley and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2353: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; correcting effective date of certain
provision relating to driver's license agents; amending Laws 1997, chapter 250, section 18.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Ms. Kiscaden, Messrs. Oliver, Morse, Mrs. Lourey and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2354: A bill for an act relating to employee relations; modifying provisions governing the
public employees insurance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 43A.316, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2355: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing procedures for facility under
receivership; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.432, subdivision 8.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Johnson, D.H.; Mses. Higgins, Junge, Messrs. Ten Eyck and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2356: A bill for an act relating to crime; making the manufacture of methamphetamines
criminal; changing penalties for activities related to methamphetamine traffic; making certain attempts
criminal; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 152.021, as amended; 152.022, as amended; and
152.096, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Ms. Johnson, J.B.; Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Kelly, R.C. and Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 2357: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale of state bonds;
appropriating money for the North West Company Fur Post Interpretive Center.

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

Ms. Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 2358: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing public schools to require certain fees
or tuition; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 120.73, subdivision 1; and 120.74, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2359: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct the
Amateur Sports Hall of Fame in Elk River; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Lesewski, Mmes. Robling, Lourey and Mr. Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 2360: A bill for an act relating to families; appropriating money for early childhood and
family education programs; amending Laws 1997, chapter 162, article 4, section 63, subdivision 3;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 119B.075.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Beckman and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2361: A bill for an act relating to Indian affairs; modifying provisions relating to human
remains; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 307.08; and 307.082, subdivision 2.

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

Messrs. Ten Eyck, Stumpf and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2362: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying membership of the forest
resources council; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 89A.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Beckman, Stumpf, Ten Eyck and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2363: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for the 50th conference
of the Interstate Indian Council.

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

Mr. Pogemiller, Ms. Higgins, Messrs. Johnson, D.E. and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2364: A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minneapolis fire department relief association;
making certain survivor benefit options retroactive.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Ranum, Messrs. Kelly, R.C.; Spear and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2365: A bill for an act relating to juvenile justice; providing that a person adjudicated as an
extended jurisdiction juvenile who has a stay of execution revoked shall not receive credit for time served
in a juvenile facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 260.126, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Knutson; Johnson, D.J.; Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Novak and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2366: A bill for an act relating to taxation; abolishing accelerated June sales tax liability;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivision 4; and
289A.60, subdivision 21.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Janezich; Johnson, D.J.; Beckman; Morse and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 2367: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for the taconite mining
grant program.

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

Messrs. Spear, Neuville, Laidig, Ms. Ranum and Mr. Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2368: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; expressly approving an addition to the
sentencing guidelines commentary.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Spear, Neuville and Ms. Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2369: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; providing that preventing a commission of
a felony by a trespasser is justifiable homicide; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.065.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Johnson, D.E. and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 2370: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for a new pre K-12 facility for McLeod West Interdistrict Cooperative.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Knutson, Scheevel and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2371: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the method of paying assistance
under the Minnesota family investment program-statewide; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 256J.24, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mrs. Lourey, Mses. Berglin, Robertson, Messrs. Stevens and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2372: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring hepatitis B immunization for children;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 123.70, subdivisions 1, 2, and 4; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 123.70, subdivision 10.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2373: A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; modifying provisions governing release
on pass for persons committed as mentally ill and dangerous; allowing temporary jail confinement of
persons subject to commitment as sexual psychopathic personalities or sexually dangerous persons;
clarifying various provisions and making conforming and technical amendments; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, sections 253B.15, subdivision 9; and 253B.185, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 253B.03, subdivision 7; 253B.045, subdivisions 2 and 3; 253B.05,
subdivision 3; 253B.07, subdivisions 5 and 7; 253B.09, subdivision 1; 253B.092, subdivision 6;
253B.0921; 253B.095, subdivision 3; 253B.12, subdivision 1; 253B.141, subdivision 1; 253B.15,
subdivisions 2, 3, 3a, 3b, and 5; 253B.18, subdivisions 4a and 5; and 253B.19, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Messrs. Samuelson and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2374: A bill for an act relating to highways; requiring commissioner of transportation to
construct only a grade-separated interchange at the southern terminus of the Brainerd bypass on marked
trunk highway No. 371.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Beckman, Ten Eyck, Ms. Ranum, Mr. Belanger and Ms. Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2375: A bill for an act relating to crime; appropriating money to fund the child guide
prevention program.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Hottinger, Laidig, Lessard and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 2376: A bill for an act relating to the environment; creating a task force to select an entity to
study a cost-benefit model for water quality standards.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Novak, Mses. Higgins, Anderson and Mr. Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2377: A bill for an act relating to the housing finance agency; appropriating money for home
ownership counseling services for persons with mental retardation.

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

Ms. Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 2378: A bill for an act relating to business organizations; defining the terms "professional" and
"professional services" as they relate to professional corporations and professional firms; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 319A.02, subdivision 2; and 319A.03; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, sections 319B.02, subdivisions 17 and 19.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mr. Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2379: A bill for an act relating to the board of government innovation and cooperation;
clarifying the distribution of cooperation and combination aid in certain circumstances when an entire
township is annexed by two or more contiguous cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 465.87, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mses. Wiener, Kiscaden, Messrs. Solon and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2380: A bill for an act relating to the organization of state government; establishing an
occupational regulatory oversight council to oversee and coordinate the work of agencies and boards
charged with the regulation of health-related and non-health-related occupations; directing the
commissioners of health and commerce to develop detailed proposals for the organization and operation of
the council; establishing two task forces; requiring a report to the legislature; appropriating money;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 214.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Krentz, Mr. Laidig and Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2381: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying the description of a state trail in
Ramsey and Washington counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 85.015, subdivision 14.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Kiscaden, Mr. Ten Eyck, Ms. Ranum, Messrs. Oliver and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2382: A bill for an act relating to human rights; changing a deadline for determination of
complex cases; eliminating certain notice requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
363.071, subdivision 1a; 363.117; and 363.14, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mses. Kiscaden, Berglin, Messrs. Oliver, Betzold and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2383: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income tax; advancing the effective date
of the long-term care insurance credit; amending Laws 1997, chapter 231, article 5, section 20.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2384: A bill for an act relating to Chisago county; permitting the appointment of the county
recorder.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2385: A bill for an act relating to local government; the town of Wyoming and the city of
Chisago City; exempting the town and the city from a limitation on the duration of reimbursement paid to
the town for orderly annexed property; appropriating money for planning a joint commercial and business
park.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 2386: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for a consolidated DNR area field office in Warroad.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Kelly, R.C.; Mses. Pappas, Berglin, Messrs. Janezich and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2387: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating fees and charges imposed
on account holders and others; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 9.031, subdivision 13; 47.61,
by adding a subdivision; 47.64, by adding a subdivision; 48.512, subdivision 7; 50.17, subdivision 11;
51A.21, subdivision 28; 118A.02, subdivision 1; and 427.01; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 427.02; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 427; and 469.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Langseth and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2388: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for border city development zones and
other tax incentives in border cities; changing administrative provisions for border city enterprise zones;
modifying the recapture of the incentives in zones; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 290.06, by adding subdivisions; 290.091, subdivision 2; 297A.25, by adding a subdivision;
469.170, by adding a subdivision; and 469.171, subdivision 9; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 290.01, subdivision 19b; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 272; 290;
469; and 477A.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Anderson, Mrs. Scheid, Ms. Piper, Messrs. Price and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2389: A bill for an act relating to income taxation; expanding the dependent care credit;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 290.067, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Pogemiller and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2390: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for the design and construction of the St. Anthony Falls Heritage Education Center.

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

Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2391: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying eligibility provisions for medical
assistance and general assistance medical care; modifying MinnesotaCare; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, section 256B.057, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 256B.04,
subdivision 18; 256D.03, subdivision 3; 256L.01; 256L.02, subdivision 3; 256L.03, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5,
and by adding subdivisions; 256L.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, and by adding subdivisions; 256L.05,
subdivisions 2, 3, 4, and by adding subdivisions; 256L.06, subdivision 3; 256L.07; 256L.09, subdivisions
2, 4, and 6; 256L.11, subdivision 6; 256L.12, subdivision 5; 256L.15; and 256L.17, by adding a
subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 256B.057, subdivision 1a; 256L.04,
subdivisions 3, 4, 5, and 6; 256L.06, subdivisions 1 and 2; 256L.08; 256L.09, subdivision 3; 256L.13;
256L.14; and 256L.15, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2392: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for disenrollment from MinnesotaCare
based on income; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 256L.07, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Larson, Langseth and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2393: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct a
consolidated field operations facility for the department of natural resources at Fergus Falls; authorizing
the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Larson and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2394: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct a
convention and civic center in the city of Fergus Falls; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

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

Messrs. Larson, Langseth and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2395: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to upgrade
facilities at the Fergus Falls regional treatment center; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 2396: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the definition of family farm
partnership; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 500.24, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Ms. Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 2397: A bill for an act relating to public administration; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 471.19.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 2398: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying public notice
requirements for sale or lease of property by a housing and redevelopment authority; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 469.029, subdivision 2.

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

Mr. Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2399: A bill for an act relating to the environment; providing that a vehicle need not be
inspected until the year of its registration is seven years more than its model year; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, section 116.61, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2400: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for changes to the rate setting
formula for nursing facilities with predominately Rule 80 operations; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2401: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the boarding care capacity
reimbursed by medical assistance for certain licensed boarding care homes; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, section 256B.431, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Stevens and Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2402: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting the unauthorized possession of, or
damage to, merchandise pallets; providing penalties and remedies; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mr. Price introduced--

S.F. No. 2403: A bill for an act relating to taxes; defining terms; clarifying responsibility for
decertifying tax increment financing districts; clarifying duration of tax increment financing reporting
requirements; providing remedies for failure to file tax increment financing reports; clarifying when
municipalities lose distributions of payments to county auditors; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 469.174, by adding a subdivision; 469.175, subdivisions 5, 6, 6a, and by adding a subdivision;
469.177, by adding a subdivision; and 469.1771, subdivision 5, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mrs. Lourey, Mr. Wiger, Ms. Anderson and Mr. Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2404: A bill for an act relating to human services; adding a hardship provision to emergency
assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 256J.48, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 2405: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying standards for ambulance services;
providing for certification of emergency medical technicians; providing for certification of medical
response units; providing for emergency medical technician instructor certification; requiring approval of
training programs; setting fees; providing criminal and civil penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 13.99, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 13.99, subdivision
38a; 144E.001, by adding subdivisions; 144E.16, subdivision 4; 144E.18; 144E.35, subdivision 1;
144E.41; and 145A.02, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
144E; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 144E.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, and 6;
144E.17; 144E.25; and 144E.30, subdivisions 1, 2, and 6; Minnesota Rules, parts 4690.0100, subparts 4,
13, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, and 29; 4690.0300; 4690.0400; 4690.0500; 4690.0600;
4690.0700; 4690.0800, subparts 1, 2, and 3; 4690.0900; 4690.1000; 4690.1100; 4690.1200; 4690.1300;
4690.1600; 4690.1700; 4690.2100; 4690.2200; 4690.2300; 4690.2400; 4690.2500; 4690.2900; 4690.3000;
4690.3100; 4690.3600; 4690.3700; 4690.3900; 4690.4000; 4690.4100; 4690.4200; 4690.4300; 4690.4400;
4690.4500; 4690.4600; 4690.4700; 4690.4800; 4690.4900; 4690.5000; 4690.5100; 4690.5200; 4690.5300;
4690.5400; 4690.5500; 4690.5700; 4690.5800; 4690.5900; 4690.6000; 4690.6100; 4690.6200; 4690.6300;
4690.6400; 4690.6500; 4690.6600; 4690.6700; 4690.6800; 4690.7000; 4690.7100; 4690.7200; 4690.7300;
4690.7400; 4690.7500; 4690.7600; 4690.7700; 4690.7800; 4690.8300, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; and
4735.5000.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Anderson, Mr. Hottinger, Ms. Ranum, Mmes. Lourey and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2406: A bill for an act relating to health; specifying grant requirements for home visiting
programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 145A.15, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Junge, Messrs. Sams, Scheevel and Mrs. Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2407: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; establishing youth-oriented driver
improvement clinics; establishing a graduated licensing system with provisional license phase; restricting
driving privileges for holders of instruction permits and provisional licenses and requiring violation-free
period before advancement to next license stage; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 120.73, subdivision 1; 169.89, subdivision 5; 169.971, subdivision 1, and by adding a
subdivision; 169.972; 169.973, subdivision 1; 171.01, subdivision 14; 171.04, subdivision 1; 171.05,
subdivision 2, and by adding subdivisions; 171.06, subdivision 1; 171.07, subdivision 1; 171.10,
subdivision 1; 171.12, subdivision 3; 171.16, subdivision 5; 171.17, subdivisions 2 and 3; 171.172;
171.173; 171.174; 171.20, subdivision 3; 171.27; and 171.39; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
sections 171.041; 171.06, subdivisions 2 and 4; and 171.171; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 171.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mrs. Scheid, Mses. Junge, Higgins, Pappas and Mr. Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2408: A bill for an act relating to the city of Brooklyn Center; specifying class rates for certain
tax increment financing properties.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Novak; Belanger; Kelley, S.P.; Murphy and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2409: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a fund for local
development; authorizing bonds; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 116J.

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

Mr. Price introduced--

S.F. No. 2410: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees retirement association;
providing special survivor benefit eligibility for certain surviving spouse.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

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

S.F. No. 2411: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring a study on the increased incidence of
respiratory diseases in northeastern and central Minnesota; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 2412: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money under the wastewater
infrastructure loan program for certain municipalities.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Higgins, Mr. Janezich, Mses. Piper and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2413: A bill for an act relating to families; establishing the Minnesota family asset initiative
for education, housing, and economic development; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law
as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119C.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Frederickson, Sams, Scheevel, Dille and Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 2414: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing for associations of producers; setting
dispute resolution procedures; establishing an advisory committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 17.692; 17.693, subdivisions 1, 2, and 6; 17.694, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6, and 7; 17.696,
subdivision 2; 17.697; 17.698; 17.70, subdivisions 1, 2, and 3; 17.701; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 17.699.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Messrs. Frederickson, Beckman and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2415: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing that the office of tourism
may purchase items for resale without complying with competitive bidding requirements; clarifying
application requirements for contaminated cleanup grants; authorizing compensation for members of the
job skills partnership board; modifying assistance provisions under the wastewater infrastructure funding
program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 16B.06, subdivision 2; 16B.08, subdivision 7;
116.182, subdivision 1; 116J.553, subdivision 2; 116L.03, subdivision 5; and 446A.072, subdivisions 2
and 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 446A.072, subdivision 4a.

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

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

S.F. No. 2416: A bill for an act relating to state finance; modifying the debt collections act; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 16A.72; 16D.02, subdivision 3; 16D.04, subdivisions 1 and 4; 16D.06,
subdivision 2; 16D.08, subdivision 2; 16D.11, as amended; 16D.14, subdivision 5, and by adding a
subdivision; and 16D.16, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 270.063,
subdivision 1; and 357.021, subdivision 1a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
16D.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Flynn, Messrs. Langseth; Johnson, D.E.; Ms. Johnson, J.B. and Mr. Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 2417: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing bonding and appropriating money
for the planning, design, engineering, and construction of transit ways in the metropolitan area.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

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

S.F. No. 2418: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; specifying that the prosecution may reply
in rebuttal to the closing argument of the defense; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
631.07; repealing Laws 1997, chapter 239, article 3, section 23.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Kelly, R.C.; Mses. Junge and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2419: A bill for an act relating to crime; appropriating money for grants for gang prevention
and intervention.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

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

S.F. No. 2420: A bill for an act relating to public safety; directing the commissioner of public safety to
study the use of blue lights on emergency vehicles and road maintenance vehicles; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Ms. Junge, Messrs. Stumpf, Solon and Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2421: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating telecommunication
commerce; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 609.2336,
subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 171; and 325G.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Beckman; Kelly, R.C.; Novak and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 2422: A bill for an act relating to youth intervention programs; appropriating money.

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

Messrs. Scheevel, Limmer, Day, Mrs. Fischbach and Mr. Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2423: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting human cloning; providing criminal
penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 145; and 214.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Pappas, Messrs. Langseth and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2424: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing the funding for American Indian
language and culture programs, post-secondary preparation grants, and scholarships; appropriating money;
amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 2, section 51, subdivisions 2, 4, and 5.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.