State of Minnesota

Eightieth Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Sixty-Fifth Day


Thursday, January 22, 1998


9:30 A.M.


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


The following bills were read the first time and referred to the committees indicated.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2101: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a grant program for research on hepatitis
C; establishing a public education campaign on hepatitis C; appropriating money; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2102: A bill for an act relating to social work; modifying licensing requirements; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 148B.21, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
sections 148B.215; and 148B.283, subdivisions 4 and 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Novak; Betzold; Kelly, R.C. and Ms. Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 2103: A bill for an act relating to arson; authorizing the state fire marshal to license and certify
private fire investigators; creating a computerized arson investigative database; providing a criminal
penalty for setting a fire in a residential or public building or for engaging in fire investigation activities
without a license or certificate; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 13.99,
by adding a subdivision; 299F.04, by adding a subdivision; and 326.3341; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapters 299F and 609; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.563,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2104: A bill for an act relating to crime; increasing penalties for committing a prostitution
offense in a school, park, or public housing zone; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Marty and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2105: A bill for an act relating to public officials; prohibiting former legislators, constitutional
officers, commissioners, and certain deputies and assistants from lobbying the legislature or administrative
agencies for one year after leaving office; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
10A.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Ms. Berglin, Mrs. Lourey and Ms. Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 2106: A bill for an act relating to health; adding interpreter services as covered benefit under
the MinnesotaCare program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 256L.03, by adding
a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Berglin, Mrs. Lourey and Ms. Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 2107: A bill for an act relating to human services; authorizing reimbursement for
tracheostomy suctioning when performed by personal care assistants; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 256B.0627, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2108: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing requirements for blood lead analysis
reports and data; providing for lead abatement, lead hazard reduction, and lead risk assessments;
authorizing licensure of certain persons and firms performing lead work; providing grants to nonprofit
organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 144.9501, subdivisions 1, 17, 18, 20, 23, 30,
and by adding subdivisions; 144.9502, subdivisions 3, 4, and 9; 144.9503, subdivisions 4 and 6; 144.9504,
subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10; 144.9505, subdivisions 1, 4, and 5; 144.9507, subdivisions 2, 3,
and 4; 144.9508, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, and 4; 144.9509, subdivision 2; 144.99, subdivision 1; and 268.92,
subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 144.9504, subdivision 2; and 144.9506,
subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 144.491; 144.9501, subdivisions 12, 14, and
16; 144.9503, subdivisions 5, 8, and 9.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2109: A bill for an act relating to highways; modifying formula for distributing five percent of
proceeds of highway user tax distribution fund; creating flexible highway account; creating a metropolitan
town road account; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 161.081, subdivision 1, and by adding a
subdivision; and 161.082, subdivisions 1 and 2a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 162.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Moe, R.D.; Stumpf and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2110: A bill for an act relating to education; extending the flood losses appropriation;
amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 4, section 35, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2111: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying restrictions on fish houses;
modifying the license period for fish house licenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 97C.355,
subdivision 7; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 97A.411, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Berglin and Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2112: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the metropolitan
area agency on aging.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2113: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for capital improvements to the Laura Ingalls Wilder pageant facilities in Walnut Grove.

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

Mr. Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2114: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for construction of Prairieland Expo.

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

Ms. Hanson, Mr. Vickerman and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2115: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for a surface water drainage system in the township of Linwood in Anoka county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Hanson, Mr. Vickerman and Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2116: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for an increase in the city aid base of
certain cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 477A.011, subdivision 36.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Betzold, Ms. Kiscaden, Mrs. Lourey, Mr. Hottinger and Ms. Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 2117: A bill for an act relating to health; providing for the protection of conscience and
religious liberty in health care; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62Q; and
145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Higgins, Mr. Foley, Ms. Flynn and Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2118: A bill for an act relating to elections; authorizing experimental balloting procedures in
senate district 58; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 203B.02, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2119: A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing municipalities to provide for
contract bid specifications, design, and construction standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
471.345, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mses. Robertson, Junge and Mr. Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 2120: A bill for an act relating to the city of Golden Valley; authorizing collection of
additional tax increments from the Valley Square tax increment financing district.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 2121: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing certain expenditures of tax increment
revenues by the city of Deephaven.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2122: A bill for an act relating to landlords and tenants; providing for interest rates on security
deposits; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 504.20, subdivision 2.

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

Ms. Piper, Messrs. Sams, Hottinger, Ms. Kiscaden and Mr. Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 2123: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing for the mental illness crisis housing
assistance program; appropriating money.

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

Mr. Foley, Mses. Higgins, Krentz, Messrs. Morse and Price introduced--

S.F. No. 2124: A bill for an act relating to the metropolitan mosquito control district; requiring notice
before application of adult or larval mosquito control treatment; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 473.704, subdivision 17; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Vickerman; Sams; Johnson, D.E.; Mses. Lesewski and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 2125: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the Passing on the Farm
Center.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mses. Higgins, Robertson, Pappas, Mmes. Lourey and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2126: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing a grant to Hennepin
county for the multijurisdictional reinvestment program; appropriating money.

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

Ms. Higgins, Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Wiger, Janezich and Ms. Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 2127: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school districts to compel students to
attend summer school; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 120.101, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Vickerman, Ms. Higgins, Messrs. Wiger, Larson and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 2128: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting sales to political
subdivisions of the state; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 297A.47; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 297A.25, subdivision 11.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Messrs. Vickerman, Langseth, Knutson and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2129: A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing registration exemption for air
ambulance; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 360.653.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Foley, Hottinger, Solon, Mses. Robertson and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2130: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a minimum definition of durable medical
equipment; requiring disclosure of covered medical equipment and supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 62E.06, subdivision 1; and 62L.05, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2131: A bill for an act relating to the city of Fergus Falls; authorizing the city to impose
certain taxes.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2132: A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing relief from civil penalties for issuing
dishonored checks under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
332.50, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mrs. Scheid, Ms. Krentz, Messrs. Foley and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 2133: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing an alternative calculation for
compensatory revenue; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
124.17, subdivision 1d.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Betzold, Ms. Ranum and Mr. Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 2134: A bill for an act relating to Minnesota Statutes; correcting erroneous, ambiguous, and
omitted text and obsolete references; eliminating certain redundant, conflicting, and superseded provisions;
making miscellaneous technical corrections to statutes and other laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
sections 3C.08, subdivision 1; 3C.12, subdivision 4; 10A.01, subdivision 19; 10A.323; 11A.04; 14.47,
subdivision 3; 15A.082, subdivisions 1 and 3; 16B.51, subdivision 1; 32.70, subdivisions 2 and 10; 47.27,
subdivision 1; 47.325; 48.846, subdivision 3; 62J.17, subdivision 2; 62Q.03, subdivision 6; 82A.11,
subdivision 5; 97A.0455, subdivision 2; 115A.191, subdivisions 2 and 4; 115B.17, subdivision 6; 115B.25,
subdivision 7a; 127.09; 127.17, subdivision 4; 134A.01; 144.651, subdivision 1; 144A.45, subdivision 2;
144A.46, subdivision 4; 144A.48, subdivision 2; 145.698, subdivision 1; 145C.01, subdivision 7; 147.02,
subdivision 1; 147B.01, subdivisions 5, 12, and 16; 147B.02, subdivisions 4, 7, 9, and 12; 147B.03,
subdivisions 1 and 4; 147B.05, subdivision 1; 148B.21, subdivisions 1 and 8; 148B.24; 148B.27,
subdivision 2b; 154.161, subdivision 4; 157.17, subdivision 3; 164.08, subdivision 3; 169.421,
subdivisions 5 and 7; 169.792, subdivision 7; 169.86, subdivision 1; 169.871, subdivision 2; 169.965,
subdivision 3; 169.966, subdivision 3; 169.971, subdivision 4; 169.99, subdivision 3; 190.08, subdivision
6; 204B.11, subdivisions 1 and 2; 204B.34, subdivision 3; 204C.35, subdivision 2; 204D.02, subdivision 1;
204D.08, subdivision 6; 205A.10, subdivision 2; 206.90, subdivision 3; 216C.01, subdivision 1; 256.9657,
subdivisions 1a and 7; 257.022, subdivisions 1 and 2a; 257.59, subdivision 1; 268.027; 273.13, subdivision
1; 273.1398, subdivision 6; 273.166, subdivision 2; 284.07; 325F.692, subdivision 2; 345.02; 345.03;
345.14; 346.04; 346.55, subdivision 2; 347.04; 353.01, subdivision 2a; 383A.281, subdivision 13;
383A.286, subdivision 2; 383A.404, subdivision 4; 383B.054, subdivision 6; 383B.057; 383B.121,
subdivision 1; 383B.129; 383B.225, subdivision 10; 393.07, subdivision 9; 395.23; 448.56, subdivision 2;
458D.15; 462.16; 465.48; 473.191, subdivision 2; 473.197, subdivision 2; 473.608, subdivision 17;
477A.011, subdivision 27; 477A.0132, subdivision 3; 477A.014, subdivisions 1 and 3; 480.052; 480.054;
480.055, subdivision 1; 480.059, subdivision 2; 480.0591, subdivision 2; 480.19; 484.66, subdivision 2;
485.01; 517.08, subdivision 1b; 550.07; 559.211, subdivision 1; 566.175, subdivision 1; 574.18; 574.34,
subdivision 2; 574.35; 611A.21, subdivision 2; 611A.25, subdivision 1; 617.27; 624.7131, subdivision 8;
624.7132, subdivision 13; 624.714, subdivision 12; 625.01; 626.21; 630.17; 631.04; 643.01; and 643.02;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 15.0591, subdivision 2; 62J.04, subdivision 3; 62J.61,
subdivision 2; 62Q.01, subdivision 3; 85A.02, subdivision 5b; 115.58, subdivision 2; 119A.15, subdivision
5a; 144A.45, subdivision 1; 144A.4605, subdivisions 3 and 4; 148B.20, subdivision 1; 157.17, subdivision
2; 161.14, subdivision 41; 169.121, subdivision 3e; 169.123, subdivision 6; 244.09, subdivision 5;
260.015, subdivision 29; 268.145, subdivision 1; 274.01, subdivision 1; 275.011, subdivision 1; 275.065,
subdivision 6; 297A.48, subdivisions 1 and 10; 325D.32, subdivision 4; 325D.415; 326.921; 473.249,
subdivision 1; 477A.011, subdivision 34; 552.04, subdivision 1; 609.7495, subdivision 1; and 611A.74,
subdivision 1a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 13.99, subdivision 19g; 157.17, subdivision 4;
256.9657, subdivision 1b; 256E.06, subdivision 9; 458D.14, subdivision 2; and 484.015; Laws 1997,
chapter 12, article 3, sections 2 and 3; chapter 162, article 1, section 19; chapter 187, article 2, sections 11
and 12; chapter 219, section 3; chapter 225, article 2, sections 24, 25, 26, 27, and 28; chapter 226, section
10; and chapter 239, article 7, section 37.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2135: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing for deferral of certain taxes and
special assessments on certain property dedicated to the arts.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Wiener, Mr. Solon, Ms. Ranum, Messrs. Hottinger and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 2136: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating use of spousal credit history;
requiring that creditors consider a credit history in the name of the applicant's spouse; requiring that
creditors report a credit history in the names of both spouses; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
325G.02, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Ms. Higgins, Mr. Vickerman, Ms. Hanson, Mr. Langseth and Mrs. Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2137: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; providing for enrichment grants;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Higgins, Mr. Kelly, R.C.; Mrs. Scheid, Ms. Pappas and Mrs. Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2138: A bill for an act relating to family and early childhood education; changing the
allocation formula for basic sliding fee child care assistance; providing that a repeal is without effect;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 119B.03, subdivision 7, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

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

S.F. No. 2139: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for an addition
to, and remodeling of, the Hutchinson technical college; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Larson and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2140: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for upgrading the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Larson and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2141: A bill for an act relating to Douglas county; tax increment financing; providing special
rules for a tourism project.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2142: A bill for an act relating to taxation; allowing the 1997 property tax rebate for
prepayments of tax; amending Laws 1997, chapter 231, article 1, section 16, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mr. Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2143: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for infrastructure development;
providing an income and franchise tax credit for contributions to infrastructure; dedicating certain tax
proceeds to infrastructure development; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
290.62; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 16A.152, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; and 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 2144: A bill for an act relating to recreational vehicles; requiring that new snowmobiles be
equipped with auxiliary light power and switches; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 84.821, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mrs. Lourey, Mr. Ten Eyck, Mses. Piper, Higgins and Mrs. Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 2145: A bill for an act relating to children; providing for licensing assistance, outreach, and
training; changing licensing requirements for employers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, sections 119B.18, by adding subdivisions; 245A.14, subdivision 4; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Morse, Ms. Berglin, Messrs. Hottinger, Solon and Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2146: A bill for an act relating to health; creating an office of health care consumer assistance,
advocacy, and information; amending the enrollee complaint system for health maintenance organizations;
extending the date of establishing an informal complaint resolution process; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 62D.11, subdivision 1; 62J.75; 62Q.105,
subdivision 1; and 62Q.30; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Junge, Mr. Belanger, Mrs. Robling, Messrs. Metzen and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2147: A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing minimum mandatory civil penalties for
sale of alcoholic beverages to persons under 21 years of age; providing for regular compliance checks of
and training for licensees; regulating home delivery of alcoholic beverages; providing for a minimum fine
for purchase of alcoholic beverages by a person under 21 years of age; allowing political subdivisions to
ban 50 milliliter bottles; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 340A.415; 340A.503, by adding a
subdivision; 340A.511; and 340A.703; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2148: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing certain absentee ballot provisions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 203B.02, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 203B.04, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2149: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for updated voter records; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 201.13, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Ms. Lesewski, Messrs. Vickerman, Samuelson, Morse and Ms. Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 2150: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing alternative retirement coverage for
transferred employees of the Luverne Community Hospital and the Arnold Memorial Hospital.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Junge, Messrs. Johnson, D.H.; Ten Eyck; Johnson, D.E. and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2151: A bill for an act relating to juvenile crime; authorizing the prosecution of certain
juvenile offenses in adult court without a court ruling; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
260.111, subdivision 1a; and 260.125, subdivision 3a, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mses. Johnson, J.B.; Anderson; Messrs. Novak and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2152: A bill for an act relating to housing; assisting low-income persons with chemical
sensitivities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 462A.21, by adding a
subdivision.

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

Mr. Foley, Ms. Hanson, Messrs. Betzold and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2153: A bill for an act relating to Anoka county; authorizing the issuance of bonds for the
construction of library buildings and an annual levy for debt retirement; amending Laws 1984, chapter
380, sections 1, as amended, and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Hanson, Messrs. Betzold and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2154: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance or sale of certain
tax-forfeited lands that border on public water or natural wetlands in Anoka county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mr. Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 2155: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting licensed collectors from using
assumed names; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 332.33, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Ms. Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 2156: A bill for an act relating to Hennepin county; increasing the dollar amount for certain
small purchases that may be authorized by the board; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
383B.143, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Sams, Samuelson and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2157: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing medical assistance and general
assistance medical care payments for ambulance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
256B.0625, by adding a subdivision; and 256D.03, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Sams; Moe, R.D.; Langseth; Larson and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 2158: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Detroit Lakes Community Center.

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

Mr. Betzold and Ms. Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 2159: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; modifying the limitations provision governing
medical malpractice actions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 541.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

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

S.F. No. 2160: A bill for an act relating to family law; child support; providing that life insurance
proceeds are income to the beneficiary for purposes of determining a child support obligation; modifying
the debtor's exemption for life insurance proceeds in the case of a child support obligation; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 550.143, subdivision 3; and 550.37, subdivision 10; Minnesota Statutes
1997 Supplement, section 518.54, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mses. Krentz, Ranum, Messrs. Kelly, R.C. and Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 2161: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; increasing the statutory maximum for a
drive-by shooting at an occupied motor vehicle; directing the sentencing guidelines commission to rank
this type of drive-by shooting at a higher severity level; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
609.66, subdivision 1e.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mses. Higgins, Hanson, Mrs. Lourey and Mr. Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 2162: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for a building for the People Incorporated North Side Community Support Program.

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

Messrs. Knutson, Langseth, Mses. Pappas, Hanson and Mr. Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 2163: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; regulating licensed dealers; providing an
exception; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 168.27, subdivision 8.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mr. Metzen, Mrs. Scheid, Messrs. Solon and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2164: A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating trade practices; prohibiting
discrimination based on the credit worthiness, credit history, credit standing, or credit capacity of an
applicant, policyholder, or enrollee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 72A.20, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Metzen; Kelley, S.P.; Mrs. Scheid and Ms. Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 2165: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating the use of automatic dialing
systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 325E.26, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Metzen; Kelley, S.P.; Mrs. Scheid and Ms. Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 2166: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; commercial telephone solicitations;
regulating do-not-call requests; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 325E.31; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Metzen, Murphy, Ms. Robertson, Messrs. Samuelson and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2167: A bill for an act relating to veterans; amending the Gulf War veterans bonus program to
facilitate eligibility verification; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 197.79,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Johnson, D.H.; Ms. Junge, Messrs. Ten Eyck, Foley and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2168: A bill for an act relating to crime; providing increased sentence for second violent crime
offense; providing increased sentence for third felony offense; recodifying laws providing other increased
and mandatory sentences; providing criminal penalties; authorizing consecutive sentences for felony
offenses under certain circumstances; providing for the tolling of a stay of sentence while a defendant
serves an executed, consecutive sentence; directing the sentencing guidelines commission to modify its
policy on permissive consecutive sentencing; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 609.135, subdivision 7, and by adding a subdivision; 609.347, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, and 6;
609.348; and 631.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 609.1352; 609.152; 609.184; 609.196; and 609.346.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 2169: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying referendum equalization revenue;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 124A.03, subdivision 1f.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Lessard; Samuelson; Johnson, D.J.; Sams and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2170: A bill for an act relating to recreational vehicles; exempting watercraft trailers and
all-terrain vehicle trailers from the prohibition against sale of motor vehicles on Sunday; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 168.275.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Lessard; Johnson, D.J.; Sams and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2171: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for snowmobile safety training;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Lessard; Samuelson; Johnson, D.J.; Sams and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2172: A bill for an act relating to recreational vehicles; modifying the operation provisions of
all-terrain vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 84.928, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Lessard; Samuelson; Johnson, D.J.; Sams and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 2173: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring transfer of general fund money
to the game and fish fund after closure of a deer hunting area; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
97A.055, subdivision 2; and 97B.305; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 97A.075, subdivision
1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Higgins, Messrs. Vickerman, Janezich and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2174: A bill for an act relating to state parks; modifying state park permit provisions for
certain groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 85.053, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Junge, Messrs. Marty, Stumpf and Mrs. Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2175: A bill for an act relating to fair campaign practices; requiring written permission of an
organization before campaign material can state that the organization supports a certain candidate or ballot
question; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 211B.02.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Messrs. Betzold and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2176: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for a new boiler and new exterior windows in Central Middle School, in independent school district No.
14.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Betzold and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 2177: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; changing certain public hearing dates;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 275.065, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2178: A bill for an act relating to the environment; modifying petrofund reimbursement for
small gasoline retailers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 115C.09, subdivision 3f.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mrs. Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2179: A bill for an act relating to the Paynesville area hospital district; authorizing the district
to annex the city of Richmond to the district.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mrs. Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2180: A bill for an act relating to special assessments; requiring the department of
transportation to pay certain special assessments.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mrs. Fischbach, Messrs. Sams, Limmer, Stevens and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2181: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing requirements for abstinence education
grants; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Ms. Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2182: A bill for an act relating to crime; clarifying and updating the language of the
harassment statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 609.795; Minnesota Statutes 1997
Supplement, section 609.749, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

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

S.F. No. 2183: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
to enhance the Giants Ridge cross-country ski event facility.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

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

S.F. No. 2184: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a nursing facility with an
exemption from the spend-up limit and additional reimbursement for real estate taxes for costs related to
completion of a moratorium exception project; amending Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section
256B.431, subdivision 26.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 2185: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for policy changes to provisions
relating to kindergarten through grade 12 education; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1996, sections 120.03, subdivision 1; 120.101, subdivision 3; 120.17, subdivisions 2, 3, and 3b;
120.1701, subdivisions 2, 5, and 11; 120.173, subdivision 6; 121.163, by adding a subdivision; 121.585,
subdivision 1; 121.908, subdivisions 2 and 3; 122.23, subdivision 6; 123.935, subdivisions 1 and 2;
124.15; 124.17, subdivision 2; 124.248, subdivisions 1 and 1a; 124.3201, subdivision 5; 124.646,
subdivision 4; 124A.036, subdivision 6; and 125.191; 127.27, subdivisions 2 and 4; Minnesota Statutes
1997 Supplement, sections 120.1701, subdivision 3; 124.17, subdivisions 1d and 6; 124.248, subdivisions
2a and 6; 124.6475; 124.648, subdivision 3; 124A.036, subdivision 5; 124A.28, subdivisions 1 and 1a;
126.79, subdivisions 3, 6, 7, 8, and 9; 127.27, subdivisions 10 and 11; 127.281; 127.31, subdivision 15;
127.32; and 127.36, subdivision 1; Laws 1992, chapter 499, article 7, section 31; Laws 1997 First Special
Session chapter 4, articles 1, section 61, subdivision 3; 5, section 28, subdivision 12; 8, section 4,
subdivision 3; and 9, section 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 120.1701, subdivision 21; 123.932, subdivision 9; 124.647;
124A.697; 124A.698; 124A.70; 124A.71; 124A.711, subdivision 1; 124A.72; and 124A.73; Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 124.912, subdivisions 2 and 3; 124A.711, subdivision 2; and 127.30,
subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Higgins, by request, introduced--

S.F. No. 2186: A bill for an act relating to crime; eliminating the statute of limitations for the crimes of
attempted murder and first degree through third degree assault; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
628.26.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Foley, Dille, Knutson, Ms. Flynn and Mr. Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 2187: A bill for an act relating to transportation; making seat belt violation a primary offense;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 169.686, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2188: A bill for an act relating to human services; extending approval for completion of a
nursing home licensure and certification moratorium exception project.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2189: A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying terms of a tax forfeited land sale;
amending Laws 1997, chapter 207, section 7.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2190: A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for a youth alcohol treatment
facility.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mrs. Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 2191: A bill for an act relating to the environment; modifying eligibility of small gasoline
retailers for loans and grants for underground storage tank replacement; amending Minnesota Statutes
1997 Supplement, section 115C.09, subdivision 3f.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Messrs. Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 2192: A bill for an act relating to Brown county; authorizing the formation of a nonprofit
corporation by Brown county.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Solon and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2193: A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing the town of Canosia to permit the off-sale of
intoxicating liquor until 10:00 p.m. on Monday through Saturday.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Sams, Ten Eyck, Scheevel, Mrs. Fischbach and Mr. Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2194: A bill for an act relating to health; clarifying the equal access requirements on health
plan companies; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 62Q.23.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

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

S.F. No. 2195: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; providing money for a property crime court
pilot project in the fourth judicial district.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

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

S.F. No. 2196: A bill for an act relating to peace officers; making licensed part-time peace officers
eligible under the soft body armor reimbursement program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
299A.38, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

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

S.F. No. 2197: A bill for an act relating to peace officers; providing criminal penalties for persons who
knowingly make false allegations of misconduct against peace officers in civil actions; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

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

S.F. No. 2198: A bill for an act relating to peace officers; amending the government tort liability law by
creating a presumption that a peace officer is acting within the scope of employment during the period of
employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 466.07, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

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

S.F. No. 2199: A bill for an act relating to crime; requiring professional bail bonding agents who
perform bail bond enforcement services to be licensed as private detectives; amending Minnesota Statutes
1996, section 326.338, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Pogemiller; Johnson, D.E.; Terwilliger; Stumpf and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 2200: A bill for an act relating to retirement; creating a local government correctional service
retirement plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 356.302, subdivision 7; and 356.303,
subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 356.19, by adding a subdivision; 356.20,
subdivision 2; and 356.30, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter
353E.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Mr. Knutson, Mses. Ranum, Kiscaden and Mr. Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 2201: A bill for an act relating to protection of children; expanding certain case plans;
authorizing rulemaking; providing for sharing of certain data; changing records retention requirements;
requiring review and audits; requiring task forces and a plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
260.191, subdivision 1e; and 626.556, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement,
section 626.556, subdivisions 10e and 11c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
626.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Knutson, Ms. Krentz, Mr. Scheevel, Mses. Robertson and Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 2202: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for legislative approval prior to
adoption of certain rules.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mses. Pappas, Higgins and Mr. Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 2203: A bill for an act relating to labor; establishing rights and duties in relation to union
organization; providing that certain acts are an unfair labor practice; providing equal time requirements for
certain employers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 179.12; 179A.07, by adding a subdivision;
and 179A.13, subdivision 2.

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

Messrs. Vickerman and Beckman introduced--

S.F. No. 2204: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Windom Area Multi-Purpose Center.

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

Mrs. Lourey and Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2205: A bill for an act relating to counties; authorizing gifts to certain food distribution
organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 465.039.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mses. Olson, Robertson and Mr. Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 2206: A bill for an act relating to education; prohibiting school districts from including teacher
convention days on the school calendar; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 126.12, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2207: A bill for an act relating to health; exempting certain prescriptions from bearing a
federal drug enforcement administration registration number; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
152.11, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2208: A bill for an act relating to crimes; prohibiting sale of tobacco and tobacco-related
devices to persons under 21 years of age; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996,
section 609.685, subdivisions 1a, 2, and 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Hottinger and Ms. Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 2209: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting smoking at all times on day care
premises; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 144.414, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2210: A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; permitting an additional school district
to establish a school bank as part of an educational program; amending Laws 1997, chapter 157, section
71.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2211: 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 Nicollet county for the treaty site history center; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

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

Mr. Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2212: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a wastewater
treatment plant in St. Peter; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

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

S.F. No. 2213: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; permitting improvements for the St.
Louis County Heritage and Arts Center as well as the addition previously authorized; amending Laws
1994, chapter 643, section 2, subdivision 13.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

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

S.F. No. 2214: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to research pollution in
fish.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

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

S.F. No. 2215: A bill for an act relating to recreational vehicles; modifying provisions of snowmobile
grants-in-aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 84.83, subdivisions 3 and 4.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Ms. Pappas, Mr. Wiger and Ms. Flynn introduced--

S.F. No. 2216: A bill for an act relating to state contracts; modifying retainage payment options;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 15.73, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Ms. Pappas, Mr. Wiger and Ms. Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2217: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; requiring commissioner of
transportation and metropolitan council to inform and seek comments of the light rail joint powers board
on transit and transportation planning issues for the metropolitan region; permitting expansion of the joint
board; expanding board authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 398A.02; 398A.04,
subdivisions 2, 11, and by adding a subdivision; and 473.3998.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mses. Pappas, Flynn and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2218: A bill for an act relating to taxation; appropriating the proceeds of the mortgage registry
and deed taxes to the counties; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 287.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Anderson, Mr. Wiger and Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2219: A bill for an act relating to juvenile crime prevention; appropriating money for a pilot
project.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Ms. Anderson, Mr. Wiger and Ms. Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 2220: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for a pilot project to
break the cycle of violence.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Mr. Wiger, Mses. Pappas and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 2221: A bill for an act relating to Ramsey county; authorizing extension of a pilot program to
test open absentee balloting.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Messrs. Moe, R.D.; Day; Ms. Flynn, Mr. Langseth and Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2222: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing the issuance of state trunk
highway bonds for replacement and reconstruction of key bridges on the state trunk highway system;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Moe, R.D.; Day; Ms. Flynn, Mr. Langseth and Ms. Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 2223: A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing issuance of $14,600,000 in state
transportation bonds for local bridge replacement and rehabilitation; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Messrs. Murphy, Solon, Ms. Johnson, J.B.; Messrs. Cohen and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2224: A bill for an act relating to port development; authorizing the issuance of bonds;
appropriating money for port development.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Mmes. Robling, Pariseau, Messrs. Belanger and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 2225: A bill for an act relating to Scott county; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Scott county workforce center.

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

Mrs. Robling, Ms. Piper, Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Foley and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2226: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing provision for family day care
licensure; amending Laws 1997, chapter 248, section 47, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Sams, Hottinger, Ms. Berglin, Mrs. Fischbach and Mr. Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 2227: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing nursing facility salary adjustment
per diem; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2228: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing an additional bus purchase levy;
amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 1, section 58.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Messrs. Oliver, Terwilliger, Ms. Runbeck, Mrs. Scheid and Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2229: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reducing the class rate on certain seasonal
recreational property; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 273.1398, subdivision 1a; Minnesota
Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 273.13, subdivision 25, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Ms. Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 2230: A bill for an act relating to human rights; modifying the definition of housing for the
elderly; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 363.02, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2231: A bill for an act relating to local government; prohibiting the employment or contracting
of lobbyists; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 465.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Ten Eyck, Solon and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2232: A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying license area restrictions; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 340A.412, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Messrs. Samuelson, Sams, Dille, Foley and Ms. Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 2233: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate adjustment for certain
programs; establishing legislative intent; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Samuelson, Ms. Berglin, Messrs. Stevens, Sams and Mrs. Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 2234: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a spouse asset allowance for the
alternative care program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 256B.0913, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Mr. Samuelson, Ms. Piper, Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Stevens and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 2235: A bill for an act relating to children; providing for additional family visitation centers;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Mr. Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2236: A bill for an act relating to insurance; automobile; clarifying the rights of automobile
accident victims; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 65B.51, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mr. Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2237: A bill for an act relating to insurance; automobile; reducing the age threshold at which
retirees may decline wage loss reimbursement coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section
65B.491.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mr. Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 2238: A bill for an act relating to crime; making it a felony to commit indecent exposure while
confining or restraining another person; requiring persons convicted of this offense to register under the
Sex Offender Registration Act and to provide a DNA sample at the time of conviction or release from
incarceration; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 243.166, subdivision 1; 609.3451, subdivision
3; 609.3461, subdivisions 1 and 2; and 617.23.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Messrs. Kelley, S.P. and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2239: A bill for an act relating to the metropolitan area; establishing a critical problems
advisory council; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Mr. Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 2240: A bill for an act relating to families; providing emergency assistance and transitional
housing; appropriating money; amending Laws 1997, chapter 162, article 3, section 8, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

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

S.F. No. 2241: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for the Lake
Superior Zoological Garden; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

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

S.F. No. 2242: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for the Ely business technology center.

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

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

S.F. No. 2243: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an exemption for construction materials
for the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 297A.25, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 2244: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; repealing motor vehicle air pollution
emissions testing program; 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.

Messrs. Johnson, D.J.; Samuelson; Solon and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 2245: A bill for an act relating to insurance; automobile; reducing premium for completion of
accident prevention course; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 65B.28, subdivisions 1, 2, and 4.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

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

S.F. No. 2246: A bill for an act relating to taxation; changing the rate of motor vehicle registration tax;
making technical changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 161.081, by
adding a subdivision; and 168.013, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

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

S.F. No. 2247: 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.

Messrs. Stumpf; Moe, R.D.; Langseth and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2248: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying definition of "first haul";
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 168.011, subdivision 17; 168.013, subdivision 3; and
169.851, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Ms. Olson, Mrs. Pariseau, Messrs. Knutson and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2249: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a property tax rebate; providing for
property tax simplification and reform; extending levy limits for an additional year; providing an income
tax subtraction for certain federal tax liability for certain distributions; changing the calculation of
individual alternative minimum taxes; dedicating tax receipts from ticket sales to athletic events sponsored
by the University of Minnesota; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections
273.112, subdivision 7a; 273.1398, subdivision 2; 290.091, subdivision 2; 477A.0122, subdivision 6; and
477A.03, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, sections 273.112, subdivision 3; 273.127,
subdivision 3; 273.13, subdivisions 22, 23, 24, 25, as amended, 31, and 32; 273.1382, subdivision 1;
275.71, subdivisions 2, 3, and 4; 290.01, subdivision 19b; 290.091, subdivision 6; and 297A.44,
subdivision 1, as amended; Laws 1997, chapter 231, article 3, section 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes
1996, sections 273.11, subdivisions 6a and 15; 273.124, subdivision 17; and 273.1315.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 2250: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain student grant provisions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 136A.101, subdivision 7b; and 136A.121, subdivision 9;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 136A.121, subdivision 5; Laws 1997, chapter 183, articles 1,
section 2; and 2, section 19.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Higgins, Mrs. Lourey, Messrs. Marty, Larson and Ms. Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2251: A bill for an act relating to children and families; establishing a grant program to fund
statewide information and referral services; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Ms. Wiener, Messrs. Metzen, Knutson, Belanger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2252: A bill for an act relating to crimes; modifying criminal penalties for DWI; authorizing
sentences to programs of intensive supervision; making technical correction; amending Minnesota Statutes
1997 Supplement, section 169.121, subdivision 3e.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

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

S.F. No. 2253: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing foster care licensing; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 245A.06, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Messrs. Murphy, Metzen, Knutson, Belanger and Mrs. Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 2254: A bill for an act relating to taxation; mortgage registry; providing for payment by the
county treasurer of receipts relating to obligations secured by property in more than one county; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 287.08.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 2255: A bill for an act relating to Dakota county; providing for city administration of the
dangerous dog registration system.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Messrs. Marty and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 2256: A bill for an act relating to elections; eliminating certain provisions that have been ruled
unconstitutional; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, sections 211B.04; and 211B.06, subdivision 1;
Minnesota Statutes 1997 Supplement, section 201.15, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Messrs. Frederickson and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 2257: A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying restrictions for temporary on-sale licenses;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 340A.410, subdivision 10.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Mrs. Fischbach, Ms. Robertson, Messrs. Limmer, Day and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2258: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; abolishing registration tax on passenger
automobiles worth less than $30,000; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 168.013, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.