2015 - 2016
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE EIGHTY-NINE LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2015 - 2016

Sieben
Chief and Co-Author List
Monday, March 2, 2015


SF 1 Jensen; Dahle; Pratt; Weber; Sieben
HF 164 Knoblach
Revisor No.: 15-1236
Topic: Disasters
Short Description: Disaster assistance deficiency funding appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/08/201536Introduction and first reading 
01/08/2015Referred to Finance
01/12/201555Author added Pratt
01/15/201577Author added Weber
01/20/201582aComm report: To pass as amended 
01/20/201583Second reading 
01/20/201594Author added Sieben
01/22/2015119aSpecial Order: Amended 
01/22/2015120Third reading Passed 
01/29/2015139Returned from House 
Presentment date 01/27/15
01/29/2015138Governor's action Approval 01/27/15
01/29/2015139Secretary of State Chapter 2 01/27/15
Effective date 01/28/2015


SF 6 Hoffman; Sieben; Johnson; Franzen; Dahle
HF 46 Murphy, E.
Revisor No.: 15-1279
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: Universal all-day preschool for four-year-old students funding
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/08/201537Introduction and first reading 
01/08/2015Referred to Finance


SF 83 Sieben
HF 84 Schoen
Revisor No.: 15-1277
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Washington county Grey Cloud Slough habitat improvement appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/201554Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2015Referred to Finance


SF 84 Sieben
HF 83 Schoen
Revisor No.: 15-1286
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Grey Cloud Slough bridge bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/12/201554Introduction and first reading 
01/12/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 93 Dibble; Cohen; Marty; Sieben
Revisor No.: 15-1322
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Short Description: Equal Rights Amendment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201567Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Judiciary
01/22/2015118Authors stricken Johnson; Latz; Rosen; Sheran
01/26/2015136Chief author stricken, shown as co-author Cohen
01/26/2015Chief author added Dibble
02/05/2015220Author added Marty
02/12/2015282Author added Sieben


SF 131 Sieben; Saxhaug; Dziedzic
HF 68 McNamara
Revisor No.: 15-0926
Topic: Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
Short Description: Veterans homes cost of care calculations modifications and personal needs allowance adjustments authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/15/201573Introduction and first reading 
01/15/2015Referred to Finance


SF 192 Sieben; Schmit; Kent
HF 757 McNamara
Revisor No.: 15-1449
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Red Rock corridor transitway Washington county regional railroad authority grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/20/201588Introduction and first reading 
01/20/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 193 Sieben; Schmit; Kent
HF 758 McNamara
Revisor No.: 15-1450
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Red Rock corridor transitway regional railroad authority Washington county grant from the Metropolitan council
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/20/201588Introduction and first reading 
01/20/2015Referred to Finance


SF 205 Carlson; Sieben; Clausen
HF 337 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-0572
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Campaign finance and public disclosure board policy provisions modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/20/201590Introduction and first reading 
01/20/2015Referred to Rules and Administration
02/19/2015340aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Judiciary


SF 208 Latz; Dziedzic; Koenen; Sieben; Thompson
HF 473 Youakim
Revisor No.: 15-1302
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Property tax valuation exclusion for homestead and commercial-industrial property improvements expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/20/201590Introduction and first reading 
01/20/2015Referred to Taxes
01/21/2015109Author added Thompson


SF 214 Carlson; Sieben; Rest; Marty
Revisor No.: 15-1350
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Campaign finance provisions modifications; expressly advocating definition modification; electioneering communications regulations; prorating modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/20/201591Introduction and first reading 
01/20/2015Referred to Rules and Administration


SF 262 Hawj; Sieben; Hoffman; Torres Ray
HF 174 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 15-0862
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Number of voters an individual is allowed to assist in marking ballots increase
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2015114Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2015Referred to Rules and Administration
02/12/2015282Author added Torres Ray


SF 263 Hawj; Stumpf; Sieben; Scalze
HF 256 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-1358
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: St. Paul Pig's Eye regional park improvements grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2015114Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 264 Hawj; Sieben; Scalze; Kent
HF 255 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-1357
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Ramsey county Battle Creek winter recreation area grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/22/2015115Introduction and first reading 
01/22/2015Referred to Capital Investment


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 326 Sieben; Senjem; Pappas; Dahle
HF 884 Wills
Revisor No.: 15-0149
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Minnesota children's museum appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2015131Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2015Referred to Finance


SF 371 Hawj; Cohen; Sieben; Kent; Wiger
HF 760 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-1229
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: East metro rail corridor bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015163Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 372 Hawj; Cohen; Sieben; Kent; Wiger
HF 761 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-1228
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: East metro rail corridor appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015163Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Capital Investment


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 414 Sieben; Hayden; Eken; Hoffman; Carlson
Revisor No.: 15-1905
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Early voting authorization and procedure establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/29/2015169Introduction and first reading 
01/29/2015Referred to Rules and Administration


SF 455 Sieben
HF 840 Sanders
Revisor No.: 15-0931
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Election administration modifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2015183Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2015Referred to Rules and Administration


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


SF 539 Bonoff; by request; Benson; Sieben
Revisor No.: 15-0887
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Recall elections for school board members authorization; school board authority to remove members elimination
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2015208Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2015Referred to Rules and Administration
02/26/2015450Author added Sieben


SF 573 Hawj; Pappas; Scalze; Kent; Sieben
HF 494 Johnson, S.
Revisor No.: 15-2122
Topic: Natural Resources and Natural Resources Department (DNR)
Short Description: Wakan Tipi center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2015213Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2015Referred to Capital Investment


SF 591 Wiger; Marty; Sieben; Benson
Revisor No.: 15-2406
Topic: Hunting and Game
Short Description: Trapping without written permission on private land not posted prohibition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/05/2015217Introduction and first reading 
02/05/2015Referred to Environment and Energy
02/16/2015315Author added Benson


SF 660 Carlson; Tomassoni; Sieben
HF 679 Johnson, B.
Revisor No.: 15-1693
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Public office candidates affidavits of residency filing requirement; petition in place of filing fee modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/09/2015239Introduction and first reading 
02/09/2015Referred to Rules and Administration


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 779 Sieben; Rest; Hawj; Schmit; Bakk
HF 580 Winkler
Revisor No.: 15-2357
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Pregnancy, parenting and caregiver insurance benefits establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/12/2015272Introduction and first reading 
02/12/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development


SF 875 Hawj; Scalze; Marty; Pappas; Sieben
HF 896 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 15-2774
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: St. Paul Phalen Park Chinese garden appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2015309Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2015Referred to Finance


SF 986 Carlson; Sieben; Clausen; Dahle
HF 1085 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 15-2624
Topic: Public Safety and Public Safety Department (DPS)
Short Description: Careless driving resulting in death or great bodily harm gross misdemeanor penalty
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/19/2015366Introduction and first reading 
02/19/2015Referred to Transportation and Public Safety


SF 1003 Sieben
HF 1082 Schoen
Revisor No.: 15-2772
Topic: Counties-Specific
Short Description: Washington county tax-forfeited land bordering public water conveyance authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2015388Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2015Referred to Environment and Energy


SF 1085 Pappas; Sieben; Latz; Dahle; Tomassoni
HF 1093 Thissen
Revisor No.: 15-2846
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Working Parents Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/23/2015400Introduction and first reading 
02/23/2015Referred to Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development


SF 1134 Koenen; Hall; Sheran; Sieben
HF 1104 Lohmer
Revisor No.: 15-2129
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Community supervision funding formula divide between county and corrections department establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015435Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Finance


SF 1182 Saxhaug; Stumpf; Bonoff; Sieben; Miller
Revisor No.: 15-1872
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Minnesota Public Radio, Inc. grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/2015443Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2015Referred to Finance


SF 1228 Sieben; Carlson; Cohen
Revisor No.: 15-3184
Topic: Elections
Short Description: Elections emergency planning task force establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Rules and Administration


SF 1261 Marty; Eaton; Hayden; Sieben; Dibble
HF 646 Wagenius
Revisor No.: 15-2305
Topic: Pollution and Pollution Control Agency (PCA)
Short Description: Air pollution reductions health care costs impact analysis
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing


SF 1269 Sieben; Goodwin; Dziedzic
HF 1247 Laine
Revisor No.: 15-3155
Topic: Corrections and Corrections Department (DOC)
Short Description: Incarcerated women needs addressed relating to pregnancy and childbirth issues and use of restraints report requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Judiciary


SF 1270 Pappas; Sieben
HF 1232 Quam
Revisor No.: 15-1942
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Sex trafficking offenses, data privacy, predatory offender registration, evidence, crime victim protections, sex crime defenses, and criminal penalty provisions modifications and clarifications
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Judiciary


SF 1278 Pappas; Eaton; Sheran; Sieben; Wiklund
HF 1165 Murphy, E.
Revisor No.: 15-2951
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Contraceptive Health Equity and Employee Rights Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2015Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2015Referred to Health, Human Services and Housing