2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

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MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Miller
Chief Author List
Sunday, November 18, 2018


SF 5 Miller
HF 705 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-1291
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Adult workforce development initiatives greater Minnesota grant program and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/05/201738Introduction and first reading 
01/05/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/07/20171128Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance


SF 66 Miller
HF 162 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1434
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Root River state trail extension from Preston to Forestville state park bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017101Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 67 Miller; Nelson
HF 161 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1435
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Blufflands trail system bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017101Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment
03/19/20186793Author added Nelson
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 6


SF 68 Miller
HF 160 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1431
Topic: Arts
Short Description: Chatfield center for the arts bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017101Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 69 Miller
HF 79 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-0739
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Minnesota Veterans and Quality of Life Act; Fillmore county veterans home bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/11/2017101Introduction and first reading 
01/11/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 154 Miller; Goggin; Simonson; Pappas
HF 566 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-0732
Topic: Transportation and Transportation Department (DOT)
Short Description: Port development assistance program bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/17/2017347Introduction and first reading 
01/17/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 9


SF 290 Miller
HF 221 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1575
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Lanesboro Stone Mill dam renovation and repair bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017378Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 304 Miller; Senjem; Sparks; Nelson
HF 193 Pelowski
Revisor No.: 17-1529
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Winona state university education village project phase 2 bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/23/2017380Introduction and first reading 
01/23/2017Referred to Capital Investment
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Sub. 8


SF 354 Miller; Dahms; Eken; Bakk; Chamberlain
HF 18 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-1028
Topic: Taxation-Estate
Short Description: Estate tax federal exclusion amount conformance
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/26/2017393Introduction and first reading 
01/26/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 479 Miller; Eken; Dahms; Rest; Westrom
HF 609 Backer
Revisor No.: 17-1466
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: County program aid modification and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/30/2017449Introduction and first reading 
01/30/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 12, 33


SF 538 Miller; Simonson
HF 183 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1432
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Wisconsin individual income tax reciprocity terms modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017487Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 580 Miller; Gazelka; Rosen; Housley; Benson
HF 600 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-1684
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Uniform State Labor Standards Act
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/02/2017494Introduction and first reading 
02/02/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
02/09/2017539Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Local Government
02/15/2017598Comm report: To pass 
02/15/2017Rule 21, referred to Rules and Administration
02/22/2017685Comm report: Adopt previous comm report 
02/22/2017692Second reading 
03/07/20171127aRule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF600


SF 709 Miller
HF 786 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-1436
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School districts with maximum effort loan interest payments aid payments authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/06/2017527Introduction and first reading 
02/06/2017Referred to E-12 Finance
02/22/2017723aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 4, Sec. 21


SF 941 Miller; Draheim; Eichorn; Anderson, P.; Relph
Revisor No.: 17-2299
Topic: Taxation-Income
Short Description: Student loan payments refundable income tax credit
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017589Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Taxes
See First Special Session, HF1, Art. 1, Sec. 24


SF 942 Miller; Champion; Dahms
HF 1081 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-2327
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Jobs and economic development miscellaneous provisions and appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/13/2017590Introduction and first reading 
02/13/2017Referred to Rules and Administration
See SF1937, Art. 2, Sec. 1, 3-7, 16-19; Art. 3, Sec. 2-7, 9-15, 25
See SF1456, Art. 2, Sec. 1, 3-7, 15-17, 19; Art. 6, Sec. 2-7, 10-16, 28; Art. 8, Sec. 6-7, 16
See First Special Session, HF5, Art. 1, Sec. 20, Sub. 4


SF 969 Miller
HF 1202 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-2927
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Labor and industry commissioner duties technical correction
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017603Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/09/20171218Comm report: To pass 
03/09/20171244Second reading 
6107Rule 47, returned to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 970 Miller
HF 1237 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-2903
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Bluff tracks multimodal recreation trail system bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/15/2017603Introduction and first reading 
02/15/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 1085 Miller; Kent; Osmek; Klein; Benson
Revisor No.: 17-3227
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday liquor off-sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017638Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 1086 Miller; Osmek; Kent; Klein; Benson
HF 30 Loon
Revisor No.: 17-1029
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday intoxicating liquor off-sales authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/16/2017638Introduction and first reading 
02/16/2017Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy
02/22/2017722aComm report: To pass as amended 
02/22/2017752Second reading 
02/23/2017755aRule 45-amend, subst. General Orders HF30


SF 1142 Miller; Dziedzic
HF 1364 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-2365
Topic: Retirement
Short Description: Police and firefighter pensions income tax subtraction authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017664Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Taxes


SF 1174 Miller; Weber; Eken; Senjem
HF 1497 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-2247
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Energy storage, solar thermal, wind, and geothermal heat pump system rebate program establishment and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/20/2017669Introduction and first reading 
02/20/2017Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 1429 Miller
HF 1718 Layman
Revisor No.: 17-3518
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Association of Minnesota Public Educational Radio Stations grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017782Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See HF707, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Sub. 6(d)


SF 1449 Miller
HF 1683 Bliss
Revisor No.: 17-3527
Topic: News Media
Short Description: Public educational radio stations grants appropriations
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017785Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 1456 Miller
HF 1620 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-3242
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Omnibus jobs and economic growth appropriations bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/27/2017786Introduction and first reading 
02/27/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/07/20171128Comm report: To pass 
03/07/20171140Second reading 
03/09/20171254General Orders: Stricken and re-referred to Finance
03/23/20171631aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/23/20171934Second reading 
05/10/20174496aSpecial Order: Amended 
05/10/20174496Third reading Passed 
05/17/20175352Returned from House with amendment 
05/17/20175352Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
05/17/20175356Senate conferees Miller; Dahms; Osmek; Anderson, P.; Champion
05/18/20175389House conferees Garofalo; Newberger; O'Neill; Hoppe; Mahoney
05/21/20175799cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/21/20175973Motion to reject CC report, did not prevail 
05/21/2017Laid on table 
05/22/20175975Taken from table 
05/22/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/22/20175976Third reading 
05/22/20175982House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 05/26/17
6105Governor's action Approval 05/30/17
6106Secretary of State Chapter 94 05/30/17
Effective date Various Dates
See also First Special Session, SF4, Sec. 2-6
See also SF2384, Sec. 11


SF 1804 Miller; Pappas
HF 563 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-2049
Topic: Government-Employees
Short Description: Public employment relations board appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171070Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 1805 Miller; Pappas
HF 564 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-2050
Topic: Government-Employees
Short Description: Public employment relations board data classification authorization and open meeting law exemption establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171070Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy
See SF1937, Art. 2, Sec. 15


SF 1838 Miller
HF 2166 Davids
Revisor No.: 17-3850
Topic: Parks and Trails
Short Description: Blufflands trail system extension appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171075Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 1839 Miller
Revisor No.: 17-3532
Topic: Retirement-Public and State Employees
Short Description: Teachers retirement association (TRA) coverage plan election problem correction; Winona State University eligible employees authorization to elect teachers retirement association (TRA) coverage and receive retroactive coverage establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/06/20171075Introduction and first reading 
03/06/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF545, Art. 19, Sec. 5
See SF2620, Art. 18, Sec. 5


SF 1937 Miller
HF 2209 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 17-3779
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Omnibus jobs, commerce, energy, labor and industry, and employment and economic development appropriations bill
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20171187Introduction and first reading 
03/08/2017Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
03/23/20171806aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
03/28/20171972aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/28/20172178Second reading 
03/29/20172603aSpecial Order: Amended 
03/29/20172611Third reading Passed 
04/18/20173160Returned from House with amendment 
04/18/20173160Senate not concur, conference committee of 5 requested 
04/18/20173170Senate conferees Miller; Dahms; Osmek; Anderson, P.; Champion
04/20/20173186House conferees Garofalo; Newberger; Hoppe; O'Neill; Mahoney
05/15/20174559cConference committee report, delete everything 
05/15/2017Senate adopted CC report and repassed bill 
05/15/20174733Third reading 
05/15/20175269House adopted SCC report and repassed bill 
Presentment date 05/15/17
5282Governor's action Veto 05/15/17
Secretary of State Chapter 64 05/16/17
05/16/20175284Veto message laid on table 
See SF1456


SF 2042 Miller; Goggin
HF 1651 Heintzeman
Revisor No.: 17-2937
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU) search advisory committees representation requirements authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171363Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 2066 Miller; Abeler; Lourey; Housley; Hoffman
HF 2399 Albright
Revisor No.: 17-4136
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Direct care services providers payment rates increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171367Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
03/15/20171491Author added Hoffman


SF 2067 Miller; Abeler; Lourey; Pappas; Ingebrigtsen
HF 2286 Schomacker
Revisor No.: 17-3994
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Individual providers of direct support services labor agreement ratification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/13/20171367Introduction and first reading 
03/13/2017Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections


SF 2300 Miller; Senjem
HF 2550 Haley
Revisor No.: 17-4359
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Chicago-Twin Cities passenger rail study bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/31/20173047Introduction and first reading 
03/31/2017Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2875 Miller
HF 3215 Davids
Revisor No.: 18-5446
Topic: Historic Sites and Historical Societies
Short Description: Preston grain elevator restoration and recreation grants appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186243Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance


SF 2923 Miller
HF 3102 Davids
Revisor No.: 18-5465
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: La Crescent Wagon Wheel trail grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186263Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 16


SF 2924 Miller
HF 3103 Davids
Revisor No.: 18-5500
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: La Crescent Wagon Wheel trail grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186263Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 16


SF 2925 Miller
HF 3104 Davids
Revisor No.: 18-5501
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: La Crescent Wagon Wheel trail grant appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186263Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 7, Sub. 16


SF 2926 Miller
HF 3105 Davids
Revisor No.: 18-5008
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Lanesboro fish hatchery bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186263Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3154 Miller; Isaacson; Relph; Dahms; Eaton
HF 4067 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 18-6753
Topic: Labor, Employment, and Labor and Industry Department (DLI)
Short Description: Labor agreements and compensation plans ratification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186411Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/21/20186838Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Finance
03/22/20186918aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/22/20186919Second reading 
03/26/20186993Special Order 
03/26/20186993Third reading Passed 
03/27/20186996Returned from House 
Presentment date 03/27/18
03/29/20187026Governor's action Approval 03/27/18
03/29/20187026Secretary of State Chapter 102 03/27/18
Effective date 03/28/18


SF 3540 Miller; Gazelka; Benson
HF 2926 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 18-5918
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: Proposed collective bargaining agreements specific conditions for legislative ratification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/19/20186777Introduction and first reading 
03/19/2018Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
03/21/20186835aComm report: To pass as amended 
03/21/20186859Second reading 


SF 3576 Miller; Senjem; Goggin; Pappas
HF 3998 Pelowski
Revisor No.: 18-7079
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Twin Cities-Milwaukee-Chicago (TCMC) passenger rail second train development appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/19/20186783Introduction and first reading 
03/19/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3579 Miller
HF 3968 Mahoney
Revisor No.: 18-6603
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Redevelopment grant and demolition loan programs appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/19/20186783Introduction and first reading 
03/19/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 3773 Miller; Anderson, P.; Relph; Eichorn
HF 4185 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 18-7307
Topic: Employment and Economic Development Department (DEED)
Short Description: Extended employment rules effective date delay
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20186926Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 3818 Miller; Pappas; Ingebrigtsen; Eken; Goggin
HF 4313 Kresha
Revisor No.: 18-7266
Topic: Human Services and Human Services Department (DHS)
Short Description: Direct support services payment rate increase and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186985Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to Human Services Reform Finance and Policy


SF 3885 Miller
HF 3963 Hamilton
Revisor No.: 18-7102
Topic: Agriculture and Agriculture Department
Short Description: Agriculture/department of health laboratory building safety, energy and operational efficiency problems correction bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/09/20187252Introduction and first reading 
04/09/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 3945 Miller
HF 4378 Garofalo
Revisor No.: 18-7322
Topic: Economic Development
Short Description: Supplemental jobs budget appropriations and policy bill; job training program requirements modification; Douglas J. Johnson economic protection trust fund use limitation; youth skills training program modification; accessibility requirements for public buildings modification; manufactured home installers fee modification; Workers Compensation Advisory Council recommendations adoption; Workers Compensation Court of Appeals judges salary determination basis adjustment; Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council recommendations adoption
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/12/20187291Introduction and first reading 
04/12/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy
04/19/20187506aComm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance
See SF3656, Art. 6, Sec. 2, 4-6, 9; Art. 8-9, 14-18


SF 4029 Miller; Nelson; Goggin
HF 4092 Davids
Revisor No.: 18-6935
Topic: Regional and Rural Development
Short Description: Greater southeast Minnesota diversification revolving loan program creation and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/23/20187881Introduction and first reading 
04/23/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 4071 Miller; Eichorn; Relph; Goggin; Isaacson
HF 4488 O'Neill
Revisor No.: 18-7793
Topic: Government-State
Short Description: State college faculty and Minnesota state university association of administrative and service faculty labor agreements ratification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/08/20188786Introduction and first reading 
05/08/2018Referred to State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See SF3062, Sec. 10