2015 - 2016
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE EIGHTY-NINE LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2015 - 2016

Metzen
Chief and Co-Author List
Tuesday, September 27, 2016


SF 11 Scalze; Metzen; Housley; Kent; Wiger
HF 186 Yarusso
Revisor No.: 15-0172
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Metropolitan area transportation sales tax allocation requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/08/201538Introduction and first reading 
01/08/2015Referred to Finance


SF 26 Jensen; Metzen; Gazelka
HF 177 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-0906
Topic: Insurance-Property and Liability
Short Description: Self-service storage facility insurance sales regulations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/08/201540Introduction and first reading 
01/08/2015Referred to Commerce
03/12/2015763aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/12/2015772Second reading 
04/16/20151815General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Finance
05/06/20153312Comm report: To pass 
05/06/20153392Second reading 
05/11/20153455HF substituted on General Orders HF177


SF 41 Clausen; Tomassoni; Metzen; Saxhaug; Pratt
HF 263 Peterson
Revisor No.: 15-0216
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: School tickets and admissions sales tax exemption permanency
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/08/201543Introduction and first reading 
01/08/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 99 Metzen; Wiger; Jensen; Sparks; Housley
HF 42 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-1241
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Ice centers indoor air quality improvement bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201568Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 102 Bonoff; Metzen; Jensen; Ortman; Benson
HF 63 Anderson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-0880
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Active trade or business income maximum income tax rate
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201568Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 104 Goodwin; Cohen; Metzen; Scalze; Torres Ray
HF 160 Laine
Revisor No.: 15-0923
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Housing warranties breaches prevailing vendee or owner attorney fees recovery
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201569Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Judiciary


SF 135 Latz; Pederson; Metzen; Goodwin; Housley
HF 458 Loonan
Revisor No.: 15-0695
Topic: Insurance-Motor Vehicles
Short Description: Motor vehicle insurer conduct in collision cases regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201573Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Commerce
03/19/2015996Comm report: No recommendation 
03/19/20151046Second reading 
4868Rule 47, returned to Commerce
See SF2101, Art. 8 (modified)


SF 138 Bonoff; Petersen, B.; Metzen; Sparks; Pratt
HF 328 Loon
Revisor No.: 15-1170
Topic: Investments and Securities
Short Description: MNvest registration exemption for crowdfunding transactions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201574Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Commerce
03/04/2015545aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State and Local Government
03/12/2015785Withdrawn and re-referred to Judiciary
03/18/2015957aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See HF3, Art. 3, Sec. 12-13 (First Special Session)


SF 139 Lourey; Hayden; Sheran; Jensen; Metzen
HF 1496 Schultz
Revisor No.: 15-1585
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: MNsure state agency designation and regulation; MNsure board and legislative oversight committee elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201574Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to State and Local Government
02/09/2015230aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health, Human Services and Housing
02/26/2015411aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce
03/19/2015991aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF1458, Art. 12, Sec. 1


SF 201 Pederson; Tomassoni; Sparks; Metzen
HF 539 Theis
Revisor No.: 15-1352
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Construction code six-year cycle and 12-month implementation requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/20/201589Introduction and first reading 
01/20/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development
See SF2101, Art. 6


SF 269 Rest; Metzen; Newman; Pederson; Reinert
HF 594 Anderson, M.
Revisor No.: 15-0221
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Aviation taxes dedication to the state airports fund
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2015115Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety
02/19/2015329aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/17/20151876Author stricken Jensen
04/17/2015Author added Reinert
04/21/20152079Comm report: To pass 
04/21/20152079Second reading 
04/21/20152080General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Taxes
See HF848, Art. 5, Sec. 2-3, 5-16 (vetoed)


SF 270 Schmit; Pederson; Dibble; Metzen
Revisor No.: 15-1776
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Business relocation revolving loan fund establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2015116Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety
02/02/2015194Author added Metzen


SF 280 Metzen; Saxhaug; Miller; Bonoff; Eaton
HF 488 Knoblach
Revisor No.: 15-1710
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Labor agreements and compensation plans ratification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2015117Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2015Referred to State and Local Government
02/19/2015321Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
05/06/20153295Comm report: To pass 
05/06/20153298Second reading 
05/11/20153461Special Order 
05/11/20153461Third reading Passed 
05/15/20153569Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/15
4864Governor's action Approval 05/19/15
4865Secretary of State Chapter 47 05/19/15
Effective date 05/20/15


SF 292 Clausen; Sieben; Metzen; Carlson
HF 48 Wills
Revisor No.: 15-1201
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Dakota county road #42 and trunk highway #52 interchange bond issuance and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2015126Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 324 Koenen; Gazelka; Ingebrigtsen; Saxhaug; Metzen
HF 69 Davids
Revisor No.: 15-1303
Topic: Taxation-Sales and Use
Short Description: Vendor sales and use tax allowance authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2015131Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 339 Hann; Metzen; Clausen
HF 1959 Youakim
Revisor No.: 15-1313
Topic: Real Estate
Short Description: Office of ombudsman for common interest communities establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2015134Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2015Referred to Judiciary
02/12/2015282Author added Metzen
03/08/20164916Author added Clausen


SF 360 Metzen
HF 469 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-2012
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights InverWood golf course liquor license authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015161Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Commerce
See SF1238, Art. 2, Sec. 10


SF 361 Metzen
HF 949 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-1843
Topic: Taxation-Estate
Short Description: Estate tax single exclusion amount establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015161Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 363 Metzen; Clausen; Senjem; Carlson
HF 432 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-1992
Topic: Appropriations
Short Description: Corridors of commerce program appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015162Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Finance


SF 368 Lourey; Metzen
HF 574 Sundin
Revisor No.: 15-1879
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Carlton county Sawyer recreation tax levy authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015162Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Taxes
See HF848, Art. 1, Sec. 27 (vetoed)


SF 373 Metzen; Dahle; Gazelka; Jensen; Reinert
HF 1293 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-1309
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Liquor statutes relating to brewers and other providers of alcoholic beverages recodification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015163Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Commerce
See SF1238, Art. 1


SF 377 Hall; Senjem; Gazelka; Metzen; Thompson
Revisor No.: 15-0610
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul I-35E speed limit increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015164Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety


SF 381 Clausen; Carlson; Metzen
HF 412 Wills
Revisor No.: 15-1820
Topic: Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
Short Description: Nonprofit fundraising events sales tax exemption threshold for duration of premises leases modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015164Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Taxes
See HF848, Art. 4, Sec. 10 (vetoed)


SF 393 Metzen; Sieben; Wiger; Osmek; Limmer
HF 908 Pugh
Revisor No.: 15-1661
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Inflow and infiltration reduction programs grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015166Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Finance


SF 423 Metzen; Tomassoni; Saxhaug; Housley; Dziedzic
HF 634 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-1927
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Mighty Ducks indoor ice facilities air handling systems grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015171Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 444 Franzen; Gazelka; Metzen; Bonoff; Dahms
Revisor No.: 15-1825
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Payroll card account for payment of wages regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015182Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development


SF 474 Lourey; Benson; Gazelka; Metzen
HF 1631 Schultz
Revisor No.: 15-1903
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health care regulatory review task force creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015187Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing
02/12/2015252aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State and Local Government
03/02/2015462aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce


SF 477 Metzen; Sieben; Tomassoni
HF 511 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-2157
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Economic development, redevelopment and job creation programs and projects for second class city grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015187Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2015Referred to Finance
See HF2749, Art. 7, Sec. 2, clause (i)


SF 483 Clausen; Cohen; Metzen; Sparks; Senjem
HF 726 Wills
Revisor No.: 15-1756
Topic: Zoos
Short Description: Minnesota zoological bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015188Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2015Referred to Capital Investment
See SF1764, Art. 3, Sec. 7


SF 507 Marty; Senjem; Rest; Metzen; Ruud
HF 541 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-1943
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Personal care products containing microbeads sale prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015192Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2015Referred to Environment and Energy
02/05/2015221Authors added Rest; Metzen; Ruud
02/12/2015258aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce


SF 554 Skoe; Wiger; Sparks; Koenen; Metzen
HF 747 Davids
Revisor No.: 15-2132
Topic: Taxation-Estate
Short Description: Qualified small business and qualified farm property estate tax subtraction increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2015210Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2015Referred to Taxes
02/09/2015246Author added Metzen


SF 605 Clausen; Senjem; Rosen; Jensen; Metzen
HF 863 Franson
Revisor No.: 15-1689
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Autism spectrum disorder insurance coverage modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2015219Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 669 Saxhaug; Tomassoni; Metzen
HF 1065 Uglem
Revisor No.: 15-2351
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Aquatic invasive species trailer decal requirements and fees modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2015241Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2015Referred to Environment and Energy
02/19/2015333aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 732 Metzen; Dahle
HF 746 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-2262
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Income tax social security benefits phased in subtraction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/2015265Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 760 Clausen; Metzen; Carlson; Sieben
HF 930 Wills
Revisor No.: 15-2547
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Dakota county technical college transportation and emerging technologies renovation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/2015269Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2015Referred to Capital Investment
02/16/2015316Author added Sieben


SF 778 Carlson; Scalze; Metzen
HF 1020 Erhardt
Revisor No.: 15-2048
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Municipal street improvement districts establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/2015272Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2015Referred to State and Local Government
02/16/2015316Author added Metzen
02/19/2015369Author stricken Hall


SF 782 Jensen; Metzen; Gazelka; Dahms
HF 864 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-2646
Topic: Insurance
Short Description: Insurance fraud prevention regulations modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/2015273Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2015Referred to Commerce
03/11/2015636aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary
04/07/20151449aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See HF3, Art. 3, Sec. 2, 11 (First Special Session)


SF 852 Metzen
HF 927 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-2436
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: West St. Paul South Robert street reconstruction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2015306Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 855 Fischbach; Rosen; Ortman; Ruud; Metzen
HF 407 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 15-1596
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Long-term care insurance tax credit increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2015306Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2015Referred to Taxes
03/11/2015686Author added Metzen


SF 873 Osmek; Gazelka; Goodwin; Metzen; Pratt
HF 1048 Hertaus
Revisor No.: 15-1726
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Fair repair requirements for manufacturers of digital electronic equipment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2015309Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 917 Hayden; Eken; Metzen; Eaton; Benson
HF 1038 Baker
Revisor No.: 15-2697
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Opioid analgesics with abuse-deterrent properties health insurance coverage requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015355Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing


SF 934 Franzen; Sheran; Rosen; Metzen; Marty
HF 1060 Albright
Revisor No.: 15-2766
Topic: Drugs and Medicine
Short Description: Prescription drug coverage utilization review and prior authorization requirements modification; prescription drug advisory council establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015358Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing
03/16/2015793aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Commerce
03/19/2015991aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State and Local Government
03/23/20151093aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 957 Jensen; Gazelka; Dahms; Metzen; Kent
HF 1979 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-2630
Topic: Insurance-Motor Vehicles
Short Description: No-fault automobile insurance reform issues task force establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015362Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to Commerce
03/11/2015638aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State and Local Government
03/16/2015837aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Rules and Administration
04/16/20151733Comm report: To pass 
04/16/20151740Second reading 
04/16/20151815General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Finance
See HF, Art. 3, Sec. 25


SF 963 Metzen
HF 1185 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-2864
Topic: Taxation-Gambling
Short Description: Lawful gambling tax rates reductions
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015362Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to State and Local Government


SF 964 Metzen
HF 950 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-2850
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: School organization sale of group health policies regulations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015363Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 989 Metzen; Westrom
HF 1078 Urdahl
Revisor No.: 15-2859
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: State agencies accommodation reimbursement expenses and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015366Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to State and Local Government
03/25/20151312aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF888, Art. 1, Sec. 11, Sub. 2 and Art. 8, Sec. 8


SF 997 Jensen; Pappas; Nelson; Metzen; Housley
HF 954 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 15-2105
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Disability income coverage regulation; long-term care insurance partnership policy minimum permitted inflation protection reduction; long-term care policy rate recommendations by commissioner of commerce authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015368Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to Commerce
03/04/2015515aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/04/2015521Second reading 
04/21/20152083Special Order 
04/21/20152083Third reading Passed 
05/07/20153429Returned from House with amendment 
05/07/20153429Senate not concur, conference committee of 3 requested 
05/07/20153433Senate conferees Jensen; Metzen; Gazelka
05/12/20153520House conferees Schomacker; Hoppe; Atkins
05/17/20153596cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/16/2015Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/16/20153598Third reading 
05/16/20153599House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 05/16/15
4864Governor's action Approval 05/19/15
4865Secretary of State Chapter 59 05/19/15


SF 1006 Tomassoni; Metzen; Sheran; Lourey
HF 1405 Metsa
Revisor No.: 15-2860
Topic: Unemployment Insurance
Short Description: Unemployment insurance; providing for extended benefits
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2015388Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2015Referred to Finance
03/08/20164929aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/08/20164931Second reading 
03/10/20164967Special Order 
03/10/20164969Third reading Passed 
03/29/2016Returned from House 
Presentment date 3/24/16
03/29/20165286Governor's action Approval 3/24/16
03/29/20165286Secretary of State Chapter 82 03/24/16
Effective date 3/25 (retroactive from August 31, 2015)


SF 1038 Metzen; Gazelka; Kent; Dahle; Dahms
HF 1290 Loonan
Revisor No.: 15-2882
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Insurance fraud prevention account funding modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2015393Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2015Referred to Commerce
03/11/2015641aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 1039 Metzen; Pederson; Tomassoni; Senjem; Kent
HF 1167 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-2276
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Deputy registrar and agents electronic medium records storage authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2015393Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety
03/25/20151309aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary
04/07/20151449aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/07/20151490Second reading 
4868Rule 47, returned to Judiciary
03/17/20165081aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/17/20165092Second reading 


SF 1043 Jensen; Metzen; Gazelka; Housley; Pappas
HF 1127 Loon
Revisor No.: 15-2987
Topic: Banks and Financial Institutions
Short Description: Savings promotion raffles by financial institutions authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2015394Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2015Referred to Commerce
03/04/2015515aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to State and Local Government
03/12/2015772Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Judiciary
03/18/2015958Comm report: To pass 
03/18/2015963Second reading 
05/04/20153225HF substituted on General Orders HF1127


SF 1108 Kent; Gazelka; Jensen; Metzen; Senjem
HF 1566 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-2824
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Proof of insurance requirement prior to motor vehicle or motorcycle registration, reregistration or ownership transfer
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015431Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety
03/11/2015644Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Commerce
03/12/2015763Comm report: To pass 
03/12/2015772Second reading 
04/07/20151493General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Finance
See SF1647, Art. 2, Sec. 27


SF 1123 Senjem; Sheran; Metzen; Koenen
HF 1056 Norton
Revisor No.: 15-2904
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Lifesaver grant program to locate lost or wandering mentally impaired persons establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015434Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Judiciary
03/12/2015785Withdrawn and re-referred to Finance
See SF878, Art. 1, Sec. 23


SF 1131 Pappas; Housley; Metzen
HF 1399 Anderson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-2911
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Wine transfers between liquor stores authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015435Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 1133 Stumpf; Eken; Sparks; Ingebrigtsen; Metzen
HF 1240 Fabian
Revisor No.: 15-2461
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Flood hazard mitigation grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015435Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1142 Metzen
HF 1273 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-2828
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Dakota county Big Rivers regional trail trailhead grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015437Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1147 Latz; Pratt; Metzen; Dziedzic; Newman
HF 953 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 15-2751
Topic: Mortgages and Deeds
Short Description: Mortgage foreclosure advertisement publication requirements
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015438Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Judiciary
03/25/20151291aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/25/20151353Second reading 
04/14/20151553aSpecial Order: Amended 
04/14/20151554Third reading Passed 
05/01/20153213Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/01/15
05/04/20153222Governor's action Approval 05/01/15
05/04/20153222Secretary of State Chapter 14 05/01/15
Effective date 07/01/15


SF 1171 Cohen; Pappas; Metzen; Scalze
HF 1267 Pinto
Revisor No.: 15-2472
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Crosby Farms Regional Park environmental learning center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015442Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1227 Skoe; Stumpf; Metzen; Senjem; Gazelka
HF 1176 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-2413
Topic: Gambling and Lottery
Short Description: Lawful gambling taxes modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015494Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 1231 Metzen
Revisor No.: 15-2577
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Minnesota Filipino veterans memorial establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015494Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Finance


SF 1238 Metzen; Housley; Hoffman
HF 1090 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-2202
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Omnibus liquor bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015495Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Commerce
03/26/20151365aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/26/20151392Second reading 
04/16/20151745Special Order 
04/16/20151745Third reading Passed 
04/29/20153148Returned from House with amendment 
04/29/20153149Senate concurred and repassed bill 
04/29/20153149Third reading 
Presentment date 05/01/15
05/04/20153222Governor's action Approval 05/01/15
05/04/20153222Secretary of State Chapter 9 05/01/15
Effective date Various Dates


SF 1254 Pratt; Metzen; Gazelka; Reinert
HF 1316 Albright
Revisor No.: 15-3061
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: MNsure expanded access to small business health care tax credit federal approval requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015498Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing
See SF139, Sec. 14


SF 1268 Carlson; Metzen
HF 1299 Masin
Revisor No.: 15-3149
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Eagan tax increment financing (TIF) district five-year rule extension authorization modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015500Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Taxes
03/04/2015534Author added Metzen


SF 1306 Sparks; Dahms; Weber; Metzen
HF 1235 Anderson, P.
Revisor No.: 15-1875
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Farmer-lender mediation program extension requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015522Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development
03/24/20165277aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
05/05/20166787aComm report: To pass as amended 
05/05/20166792Second reading 
See SF3018, Sec. 10, 14


SF 1321 Dziedzic; Gazelka; Limmer; Metzen; Latz
HF 1586 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-2743
Topic: Trade Practices
Short Description: Bad faith assertions of patent infringement prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015524Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Commerce
03/23/20165178aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary
03/29/20165292Comm report: To pass 
03/29/20165311Second reading 
04/21/20165936HF substituted on General Orders HF1586


SF 1322 Hall; Anderson; Torres Ray; Metzen; Nelson
HF 1468 Peterson
Revisor No.: 15-3246
Topic: Children and Families
Short Description: School-age child program human services licensure exclusion expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015525Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing


SF 1328 Tomassoni; Eaton; Metzen; Goodwin; Carlson
HF 1225 Melin
Revisor No.: 15-3031
Topic: Wages and Salaries
Short Description: Wage Theft Protection Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015526Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development


SF 1331 Cohen; Pappas; Metzen; Rosen; Hawj
HF 1487 Hausman
Revisor No.: 15-2986
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota Museum of American Art improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015526Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1342 Metzen
HF 1114 Hansen
Revisor No.: 15-2993
Topic: Retirement-Public and State Employees
Short Description: Minnesota state retirement system (MSRS) allowable service credit purchase authorization for excluded pre-1995 seasonal department of revenue employment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015528Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to State and Local Government
See SF1398, Art. 11, Sec. 6


SF 1350 Metzen
HF 1461 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-3384
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Mendota Heights Officer Scott Patrick Memorial highway designation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015529Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety
03/26/20151384aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/26/20151392Second reading 
05/08/20153441Special Order 
05/08/20153441Third reading Passed 
05/15/20153569Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/15
4864Governor's action Approval 05/19/15
4865Secretary of State Chapter 51 05/19/15
Effective date 05/20/15


SF 1351 Metzen
HF 1191 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-3066
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Silver alert system establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/04/2015529Introduction and first reading 
03/04/2015Referred to Judiciary


SF 1387 Tomassoni; Metzen
HF 293 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-1677
Topic: Motor Vehicles-Registration, Licensing, and Taxation
Short Description: Minnesota golf license plate contribution collection date modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/2015565Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2015Referred to Finance
See SF1647, Art. 2, Sec. 49


SF 1399 Reinert; Metzen; Senjem; Sparks; Tomassoni
HF 1530 Rosenthal
Revisor No.: 15-2666
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Endow Minnesota program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/2015567Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2015Referred to Taxes


SF 1444 Sparks; Gazelka; Limmer; Metzen
HF 1472 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 15-3110
Topic: Mortgages and Deeds
Short Description: Mortgage foreclosure sales modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/2015575Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2015Referred to Judiciary
03/25/20151318aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/25/20151353Second reading 
04/13/20151545Special Order 
04/13/20151545Third reading Passed 
05/01/20153213Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/01/15
05/04/20153222Governor's action Approval 05/01/15
05/04/20153222Secretary of State Chapter 13 05/01/15
Effective date Sec. 1 05/02/15; Sec. 2-3 08/01/15


SF 1512 Hoffman; Sparks; Metzen; Wiger; Limmer
HF 1524 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 15-0598
Topic: Legal Proceedings
Short Description: Interest rate on verdicts, awards, and judgments modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/2015608Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2015Referred to Judiciary


SF 1530 Hoffman; Metzen; Lourey; Sheran; Rosen
HF 1587 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 15-3465
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Health plans freedom of choice for pharmacy services requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/2015611Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2015Referred to Commerce
03/16/2015910Author added Rosen
03/19/2015990aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Health, Human Services and Housing
03/23/20151087Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance


SF 1552 Metzen; Limmer; Koenen
HF 1262 Hackbarth
Revisor No.: 15-2632
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Upper St. Anthony lock and dam closure grant program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/09/2015615Introduction and first reading 
03/09/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety


SF 1585 Metzen
HF 1692 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-3649
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Charter school students extracurricular activities participation in resident district authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2015675Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2015Referred to Education


SF 1586 Metzen
HF 1532 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-3274
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Noncompete agreements between employers and employees economic impact report requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2015675Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development


SF 1610 Metzen; Tomassoni; Wiger; Dahle; Stumpf
Revisor No.: 15-3529
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Mighty ducks air handling systems grants for indoor ice facilities bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2015679Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1645 Metzen
HF 1693 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-3633
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Unclaimed property requirements modifications and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2015685Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2015Referred to Commerce
03/26/20151361aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/26/20151392Second reading 
4868Rule 47, referred to Commerce
04/07/20165710aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance


SF 1650 Carlson; Clausen; Senjem; Metzen; Wiger
HF 1418 Murphy, M.
Revisor No.: 15-2760
Topic: Councils
Short Description: Black Minnesotans Council duties and powers expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/11/2015685Introduction and first reading 
03/11/2015Referred to State and Local Government


SF 1679 Dziedzic; Jensen; Goodwin; Gazelka; Metzen
HF 1783 Swedzinski
Revisor No.: 15-2796
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Transportation network companies financial responsibility
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/2015777Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2015Referred to Commerce
03/18/2015917aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Transportation and Public Safety
03/23/20151090aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary
04/07/20151483aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/07/20151490Second reading 
04/30/20153184Special Order 
04/30/20153184Laid on table 
04/30/2015Taken from table 
04/30/20153184Third reading Passed 
05/15/20153569Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/15/15
4864Governor's action Approval 05/19/15
4865Secretary of State Chapter 48 05/19/15
Effective date 07/01/15


SF 1689 Carlson; Metzen; Gazelka; Eken; Sparks
HF 1408 O'Driscoll
Revisor No.: 15-2522
Topic: Buildings and Building Codes
Short Description: Water conditioning installation requirements modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/2015779Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development


SF 1696 Franzen; Benson; Metzen
HF 1850 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 15-3537
Topic: Commerce and Commerce Department
Short Description: Continuing care at home program establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/2015780Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 1738 Metzen; Scalze
HF 1798 Lien
Revisor No.: 15-3574
Topic: Gambling and Lottery
Short Description: Electronic paddlewheels establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/16/2015895Introduction and first reading 
03/16/2015Referred to State and Local Government
03/24/20165264Author added Scalze


SF 1866 Metzen; Pederson; Dibble
Revisor No.: 15-3344
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Local road improvement fund provisions modifications, bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/2015970Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2015Referred to Finance


SF 1867 Carlson; Clausen; Metzen
HF 1951 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 15-3657
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Cooperative electric associations to file for public utilities commission (PUC) review adjustments for property taxes
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/18/2015970Introduction and first reading 
03/18/2015Referred to Environment and Energy
03/29/20165305Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes
04/21/20165926aComm report: To pass as amended 
04/21/20165937Second reading 
See HF848, Art. 1, Sec. 3 (vetoed)
See HF2749, Art. 6, Sec. 5


SF 1919 Dziedzic; Bakk; Metzen; Hann; Reinert
Revisor No.: 15-3671
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday growlers off-sale authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/19/20151052Introduction and first reading 
03/19/2015Referred to Commerce
03/23/20151224Author stricken Gazelka
03/23/2015Author added Reinert
See SF1238, Art. 2, Sec. 2-3


SF 1963 Hayden; Bakk; Eken; Saxhaug; Metzen
HF 2085 Clark
Revisor No.: 15-3835
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Minneapolis Norway House conference and event center grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20151354Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1964 Metzen; Stumpf; Tomassoni; Housley; Saxhaug
HF 2126 Zerwas
Revisor No.: 15-3987
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Mighty ducks indoor air quality improvement grants bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20151354Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1980 Metzen
HF 1938 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-3799
Topic: Workers Compensation
Short Description: Workers compensation self-insurance program modification and reports requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/25/20151357Introduction and first reading 
03/25/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 1998 Hawj; Tomassoni; Metzen; Ingebrigtsen; Scalze
HF 2171 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-3824
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Eastside Enterprise Center grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20151395Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2015Referred to Finance
See SF2101, Art. 5


SF 1999 Hawj; Tomassoni; Metzen; Ingebrigtsen; Scalze
HF 2170 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 15-3823
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Asian Economic Development Association grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20151395Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2015Referred to Finance
See SF2101, Art. 5


SF 2002 Metzen; Saxhaug; Tomassoni; Housley; Gazelka
HF 2288 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4049
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Mighty Ducks grants appropriation; ice facilities indoor air quality improvements and elimination of R-22 grant criteria modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20151396Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2015Referred to Finance
See HF2749, Art. 13, Sec. 5


SF 2010 Pappas; Rosen; Sparks; Metzen
HF 2290 Smith
Revisor No.: 15-3798
Topic: Gambling and Lottery
Short Description: State lottery authority to sell tickets online and through self-service devices restriction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20151397Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2015Referred to State and Local Government


SF 2051 Clausen; Metzen; Carlson
HF 1006 Wills
Revisor No.: 15-2827
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Rosemount Mississippi River regional trail segment construction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/13/20151515Introduction and first reading 
04/13/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2092 Metzen; Tomassoni
HF 2102 Mullery
Revisor No.: 15-4001
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Economic growth in emerging markets appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/17/20151873Introduction and first reading 
04/17/2015Referred to Finance


SF 2134 Limmer; Hann; Metzen; Rosen
HF 2249 Petersburg
Revisor No.: 15-4217
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: Capitol construction workers memorial plaque or marker establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/29/20153148Introduction and first reading 
04/29/2015Referred to State and Local Government
03/14/20165047Author stricken Stumpf


SF 2163 Eaton; Dahle; Bakk; Metzen; Hawj
Revisor No.: 15-4153
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Minnesota Health Plan establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/11/20153456Introduction and first reading 
05/11/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing


SF 2175 Carlson; Metzen
HF 2330 Masin
Revisor No.: 15-4322
Topic: Disabilities and Access
Short Description: Long-term disability insurance standard of review provisions prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/14/20153560Introduction and first reading 
05/14/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 2182 Metzen
HF 2326 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4392
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Mississippi river regional trail connection bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/15/20153571Introduction and first reading 
05/15/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2183 Metzen
HF 2324 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4390
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Inver Grove heights Mississippi River regional trail connection appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/15/20153571Introduction and first reading 
05/15/2015Referred to Finance


SF 2184 Metzen
HF 2325 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4391
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Swing Bridge Park improvements appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/15/20153571Introduction and first reading 
05/15/2015Referred to Finance


SF 2185 Metzen
HF 2327 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4393
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Swing Bridge Park improvements bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/15/20153571Introduction and first reading 
05/15/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2198 Metzen; Gazelka; Jensen; Benson
HF 2338 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-4333
Topic: Insurance
Short Description: Health care sharing ministries insurance law exemption establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153593Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 2199 Metzen
HF 2349 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4425
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights railroad-highway crossing quiet zone establishment bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153594Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2200 Metzen
HF 2348 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4423
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Heritage Village park improvements grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153594Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2201 Metzen
HF 2350 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4421
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Inver Wood golf course improvements grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153594Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2202 Metzen
HF 2352 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4419
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Broderick Boulevard reconstruction grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153594Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2203 Metzen
HF 2351 Atkins
Revisor No.: 15-4426
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Inver Grove Heights Veterans Memorial community center improvements grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153594Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2205 Jensen; Metzen
HF 2339 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 15-4363
Topic: Insurance-Motor Vehicles
Short Description: No-fault automobile insurance regulation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/16/20153595Introduction and first reading 
05/16/2015Referred to Commerce


SF 2285 Metzen; Hann; Pratt; Dahle; Hayden
HF 2496 Albright
Revisor No.: 16-5447
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Hennepin county regional medical examiner's facility bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164896Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2343 Carlson; Marty; Metzen; Hoffman
HF 2384 Rosenthal
Revisor No.: 16-5532
Topic: Motor Vehicles-Registration, Licensing, and Taxation
Short Description: Vehicle salvage title requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164905Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Transportation and Public Safety


SF 2348 Metzen
HF 2422 Atkins
Revisor No.: 16-5466
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Swing Bridge Park and River Heights Marina development and improvement bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164906Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2349 Metzen
HF 2421 Atkins
Revisor No.: 16-5485
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Broderick boulevard reconstruction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164906Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2350 Metzen
HF 2423 Atkins
Revisor No.: 16-5484
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: Argenta trail realignment bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164906Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2351 Metzen
HF 2418 Atkins
Revisor No.: 16-5219
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Pupil transportation safety director duties modification; school bus traffic regulations modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164906Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Transportation and Public Safety


SF 2352 Metzen
HF 2577 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-5490
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Jefferson elementary school demolition bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164906Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2353 Metzen
HF 2518 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-5483
Topic: 
Short Description: Highway 13 in Lilydale storm water conveyance authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164906Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2354 Metzen
HF 2427 Atkins
Revisor No.: 16-5122
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan cities fiscal disparity contribution percentage reduction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164907Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Taxes


SF 2382 Sieben; Metzen; Eken
HF 2765 Schoen
Revisor No.: 16-5869
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Washington county tax increment financing (TIF) authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20164911Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2016Referred to Taxes
03/10/20164966Author added Eken


SF 2417 Hoffman; Johnson; Bonoff; Metzen; Hawj
HF 2748 Selcer
Revisor No.: 16-5650
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul temporary liquor license issuance to India Association of Minnesota
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/10/20164937Introduction and first reading 
03/10/2016Referred to Commerce


SF 2482 Metzen
HF 2879 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-6235
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: West St. Paul Robert street reconstruction appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/10/20164948Introduction and first reading 
03/10/2016Referred to Finance


SF 2483 Metzen
HF 2878 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-6234
Topic: Highways, Roads, and Bridges
Short Description: West St. Paul Robert street reconstruction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/10/20164948Introduction and first reading 
03/10/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2526 Sparks; Metzen; Pappas; Senjem
Revisor No.: 16-5310
Topic: Gambling and Lottery
Short Description: Horse racing advance deposit wagering authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/10/20164955Introduction and first reading 
03/10/2016Referred to State and Local Government


SF 2533 Saxhaug; Metzen; Stumpf; Clausen; Gazelka
Revisor No.: 16-5928
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Amateur sports commission mighty ducks and Minnesota historical society digital preservation supplemental appropriations authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/10/20164956Introduction and first reading 
03/10/2016Referred to Finance
See HF2749, Art. 13, Sec. 5


SF 2624 Bonoff; Jensen; Pratt; Franzen; Metzen
HF 2989 Loon
Revisor No.: 16-6399
Topic: Taxation
Short Description: Qualified small business investors certification requirements modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20165022Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2016Referred to Taxes
See HF2749, Art. 7, Sec. 21


SF 2626 Metzen; Saxhaug; Eaton
HF 3271 Lillie
Revisor No.: 16-6243
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Labor agreements and compensation plans ratification; retirement agency directors salary increase ratification; statewide pension plan directors salaries establishment by appointed boards authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20165022Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2016Referred to State and Local Government
03/29/20165307aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
04/28/20166536Comm report: To pass 
04/28/20166538Second reading 
05/02/20166572Special Order 
05/02/2016Laid on table 
05/02/20166573Taken from table 
05/02/20166574Third reading Passed 
05/22/20167370Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/24/16
Governor's action Approval 05/31/16
Secretary of State Chapter 173 05/31/16
Effective date Various Dates


SF 2627 Metzen
HF 3107 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-5741
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Big Rivers regional trail trailhead grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20165023Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2720 Hoffman; Carlson; Metzen
HF 3181 Theis
Revisor No.: 16-6496
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Audiological rehabilitation counseling health insurance coverage requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20165037Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2016Referred to Commerce
03/17/20165125Author added Metzen


SF 2723 Schmit; Housley; Franzen; Metzen; Tomassoni
HF 3757 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 16-6207
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Amateur sports commission snow angel program development and fund creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20165038Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2016Referred to State and Local Government
03/31/20165422Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance


SF 2780 Metzen
HF 3302 Theis
Revisor No.: 16-4764
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Microdistillery licensing commissioner of public safety approval requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165093Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to Commerce


SF 2796 Saxhaug; Gazelka; Anderson; Metzen; Jensen
HF 3118 Freiberg
Revisor No.: 16-5709
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Disabled veteran homestead market value exclusion filing deadline extension
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165096Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to Taxes
03/23/20165239Author added Jensen


SF 2835 Sparks; Pappas; Pratt; Metzen; Senjem
HF 3211 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 16-6672
Topic: Gambling and Lottery
Short Description: Pari-mutuel horse racing advance deposit wagering authorization and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165102Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to State and Local Government
03/31/20165418aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary
04/04/20165498Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
05/05/20166791aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes


SF 2842 Metzen
HF 3140 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-6575
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: West St. Paul Robert Street crossing appropriation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165103Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2852 Metzen; Saxhaug; Housley; Tomassoni; Wiger
Revisor No.: 16-6684
Topic: Athletics
Short Description: Mighty ducks grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165105Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to Finance
03/21/20165168Authors added Tomassoni; Wiger
See HF2749, Art. 13, Sec. 5


SF 2905 Ingebrigtsen; Housley; Metzen
HF 3012 Franson
Revisor No.: 16-6078
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Small distillers bond rates increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165113Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to Commerce


SF 2909 Jensen; Metzen
HF 3456 Loonan
Revisor No.: 16-6747
Topic: Insurance-Motor Vehicles
Short Description: No-fault auto insurance claims commerce department data collection authorization; task force on no-fault auto insurance reinstatement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/17/20165114Introduction and first reading 
03/17/2016Referred to Commerce
03/21/20165168Author added Metzen
03/23/20165177aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary


SF 2995 Metzen; Hall
HF 2514 Peterson
Revisor No.: 16-5221
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Host community economic development grants modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20165151Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2016Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development
04/07/20165712Comm report: To pass 
04/07/20165729Second reading 
04/26/20166464HF substituted on General Orders HF2514


SF 3047 Jensen; Lourey; Metzen
HF 3285 Davids
Revisor No.: 16-6424
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Individual health plans conversion non-renewal by health plan carriers authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20165160Introduction and first reading 
03/21/2016Referred to Commerce
03/31/20165416aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/31/20165423Second reading 
05/10/20166872Special Order 
05/10/20166872Third reading Passed 
05/20/20167276Returned from House 
Presentment date 05/22/16
Governor's action Approval 05/22/16
Secretary of State Chapter 155 05/22/16
Effective date 05/23/16


SF 3112 Metzen; Sieben; Wiger; Scalze; Osmek
Revisor No.: 16-6729
Topic: Metropolitan Area
Short Description: Metropolitan cities inflow and infiltration grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/23/20165227Introduction and first reading 
03/23/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3182 Cohen; Pappas; Hawj; Metzen; Rosen
HF 3697 Hausman
Revisor No.: 16-6719
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota museum of American art and integrated education facility bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/24/20165253Introduction and first reading 
03/24/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3340 Metzen
HF 3699 Hoppe
Revisor No.: 16-7134
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Minnesota-produced grains usage in distilling alcohol study requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/30/20165379Introduction and first reading 
03/30/2016Referred to Commerce
See HF3699


SF 3422 Nelson; Metzen; Sheran; Marty; Torres Ray
Revisor No.: 16-7195
Topic: Resolutions
Short Description: Resolution expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned, forced organ harvesting from nonconsenting prisoners of conscience, primarily from Falun Gong practitioners imprisoned for their spiritual beliefs, and members of other religious and ethnic minority groups in the People's Republic of China
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/01/20165459Introduction and first reading 
04/01/2016Referred to Judiciary


SF 3500 Metzen
HF 3329 Schoen
Revisor No.: 16-6683
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul municipal airport improvements grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/07/20165734Introduction and first reading 
04/07/2016Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3507 Metzen
HF 3842 Hansen
Revisor No.: 16-7302
Topic: 
Short Description: Dakota county parks and trails fund appropriations allocation modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/11/20165800Introduction and first reading 
04/11/2016Referred to Finance


SF 3529 Abeler; Metzen; Gazelka
HF 3667 Peterson
Revisor No.: 16-6637
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: MNsure qualifying life events and changes in circumstances processing time limit requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/14/20165812Introduction and first reading 
04/14/2016Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing


SF 3618 Abeler; Metzen
Revisor No.: 16-7558
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Visual arts instruction classes city on-sale wine or on-sale malt liquor license issuance authority
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/12/20167009Introduction and first reading 
05/12/2016Referred to Commerce


SR 71 Sparks; Metzen
Revisor No.: 15-2083
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring rockabilly artist Robby Vee
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015194Introduction 
02/02/2015194Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 128 Champion; Hayden; Metzen
Revisor No.: 15-4052
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Stevie Wonder for his contributions to music and his charitable works
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/07/20151493Introduction 
04/07/20151493Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 137 Metzen
Revisor No.: 15-4210
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Henry Sibley High School Students Against Destructive Decisions on receiving a Promising Practices Award
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/17/20151877Introduction 
04/17/20151877Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 258 Metzen; Sieben; Clausen; Carlson; Thompson
Revisor No.: 16-6230
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Brandt Richardson on the occasion of his retirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/21/20165169Introduction 
03/21/20165169Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 266 Dziedzic; Tomassoni; Metzen; Senjem; Housley
Revisor No.: 16-7117
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating the Minnesota Gopher women's hockey team on winning the 2016 NCAA women's hockey championship
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/31/20165431Introduction 
03/31/20165431Referred to Rules and Administration