State of Minnesota
Thursday, May 14, 2009
12:00 Noon
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
The following bills were read the first time.
Senators Sparks and Scheid introduced--
S.F. No. 2144: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating claims practices for certain homeowner’s or property claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 72A.201, subdivision 4.
Referred to the Committee on Commerce and Consumer Protection.
Senators Pappas, Anderson and Berglin introduced--
S.F. No. 2145: A bill for an act relating to marriage; providing for gender-neutral marriage laws; enacting the Marriage and Family Protection Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 363A.27; 517.01; 517.03, subdivision 1; 517.08, subdivision 1a; 517.09.
Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
Senator Stumpf introduced--
S.F. No. 2146: A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a student loan forgiveness program for dentists to increase enrollment in the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.
Referred to the Committee on Finance.