2017 - 2018
SENATE INDEX

Room 110, STATE CAPITOL, 651.296.5560
MINNESOTA SENATE NINETY LEGISLATURE

AUTHOR LIST


2017 - 2018

Bigham
Chief Author List
Thursday, October 18, 2018


SF 203 Bigham
HF 1925 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 17-1817
Topic: Veterans and Veterans Affairs Department (DVA)
Short Description: Hastings veterans home asset preservation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
01/19/2017358Introduction and first reading 
01/19/2017Referred to Capital Investment
03/01/20186248Chief author stricken Schoen
03/01/2018Chief author added Bigham


SF 1670 Bigham
HF 1895 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 17-3731
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Hastings city hall, police station and other public square buildings rehabilitation and preservation bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/02/2017983Introduction and first reading 
03/02/2017Referred to Capital Investment
03/01/20186248Chief author stricken Schoen
03/01/2018Chief author added Bigham


SF 2260 Bigham
HF 2385 Franke
Revisor No.: 17-3641
Topic: Railroads, Rail Lines, and LRT
Short Description: Washington county regional railroad authority Red Rock Corridor transitway demonstration project appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/27/20171965Introduction and first reading 
03/27/2017Referred to Local Government
03/01/20186249Chief author stricken Schoen
03/01/2018Chief author added Bigham


SF 2619 Bigham; Klein
HF 2895 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-5794
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul Seidl's Lake storm water lift station grant bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/22/20186167Introduction and first reading 
02/22/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2645 Bigham; Kent; Housley; Pappas; Wiger
HF 2965 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 18-6174
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: Cottage Grove Health and Emergency Response Occupations (HERO) center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
02/26/20186191Introduction and first reading 
02/26/2018Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 15, Sub. 2


SF 2759 Bigham; Kent; Cwodzinski; Pratt; Wiger
HF 2794 Davnie
Revisor No.: 18-4969
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Professional educator licensing and standards board and board of school administrators members and employees mandated reporters
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186223Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to E-12 Policy
See SF2748, Sec.8


SF 2852 Bigham
HF 3208 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-6278
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Crime of school trespass extension to attempt to enter a school
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186239Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2853 Bigham
HF 2932 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-5340
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Criminal vehicular homicide and operation extension to negligent driving causing death or injury while using a cell phone or electronic device
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/01/20186239Introduction and first reading 
03/01/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 2945 Bigham
Revisor No.: 18-6262
Topic: Insurance-Health
Short Description: Mental health benefits parity with other medical benefits requirements; mental health and substance use disorder definition; health plan transparency requirement; health and commerce commissioners accountability requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186267Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 2947 Bigham; Klein
HF 3188 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-6421
Topic: Cities and Towns-Specific
Short Description: South St. Paul library and learning center bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186267Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Capital Investment


SF 2962 Bigham; Marty; Champion; Latz
Revisor No.: 18-6391
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Renewable energy standard modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186269Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy
03/26/20186989Author added Champion
03/27/20187006Author added Latz


SF 2993 Bigham; Pratt; Isaacson; Abeler; Kent
HF 3370 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-6530
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School district threat assessment team and oversight committee establishment authorization; appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186275Introduction and first reading 
03/05/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3149 Bigham
HF 3136 Clark
Revisor No.: 18-5891
Topic: Environment
Short Description: Electronic devices recycling procedure modifications; small business environmental loan program modification; disposal facility certificates rulemaking requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186410Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 81-82, 97


SF 3150 Bigham; Bakk
HF 3770 Fabian
Revisor No.: 18-6428
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Local government roads wetland replacement program bond issue and appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/2018Introduction and first reading 
03/12/20186410Referred to Capital Investment
See HF4425, Art. 1, Sec. 9, Sub. 2


SF 3155 Bigham; Wiger; Tomassoni
HF 4231 Davnie
Revisor No.: 18-6687
Topic: Education-Higher
Short Description: Higher education state grant program eligibility modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186411Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Higher Education Finance and Policy


SF 3158 Bigham; Housley; Sparks
HF 3667 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 18-6690
Topic: Liquor
Short Description: Sunday liquor off-sale hours modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186411Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy


SF 3163 Bigham; Kent; Wiger
HF 3709 Jurgens
Revisor No.: 18-6729
Topic: Environment
Short Description: East metropolitan area private well testing for PFC contamination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186412Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance
See SF3656, Art. 20, Sec. 94


SF 3249 Bigham; Kent; Wiger
HF 3659 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-6728
Topic: Water and Water Resources
Short Description: Water quality and sustainability account creation for settlement between the state and 3M company
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/12/20186427Introduction and first reading 
03/12/2018Referred to Environment and Natural Resources Finance
03/19/20186793Author added Wiger


SF 3337 Bigham; Eaton
HF 3733 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-6924
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Probation or supervised release officer and volunteer firefighter authorization to administer opiate antagonists establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20186491Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 3338 Bigham; Eaton; Cwodzinski
HF 3990 Kunesh-Podein
Revisor No.: 18-6857
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: Teacher contracts deadline and late contract penalty imposition
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/14/20186491Introduction and first reading 
03/14/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3760 Bigham; Miller
HF 4394 West
Revisor No.: 18-7226
Topic: Energy
Short Description: Public utilities commission (PUC) consideration of employment opportunity growth when evaluating certain certificate of need applications; renewable energy standards compliance evaluation criteria modification
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/22/20186924Introduction and first reading 
03/22/2018Referred to Energy and Utilities Finance and Policy


SF 3830 Bigham
HF 4240 Hilstrom
Revisor No.: 18-7400
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Criminal vehicular injury crimes committed by an offender with a qualified prior driving offense maximum penalties increase; qualified prior driving offense definition expansion
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/26/20186987Introduction and first reading 
03/26/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 3929 Bigham; Dziedzic; Isaacson; Weber
Revisor No.: 18-7520
Topic: Taxation-Property
Short Description: Metropolitan agricultural preserves program early termination authorization
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/12/20187288Introduction and first reading 
04/12/2018Referred to Taxes


SF 3962 Bigham
HF 4299 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-7449
Topic: Education and Education Department (MDE)
Short Description: School threat assessment teams and oversight committees establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/12/20187294Introduction and first reading 
04/12/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 3968 Bigham; Franzen; Champion; Laine; Eaton
HF 4411 Hilstrom
Revisor No.: 18-7584
Topic: Telecommunications, Computers, and Information Technology
Short Description: Internet service providers serving Minnesota customers and contracting to state and political subdivisions adherence to net neutrality requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/16/20187300Introduction and first reading 
04/16/2018Referred to Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy


SF 4051 Bigham; Kent; Wiger; Housley
HF 4485 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-7730
Topic: Health and Health Department (MDH)
Short Description: Public health labs equipment upgrades appropriation
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/30/20188468Introduction and first reading 
04/30/2018Referred to Health and Human Services Finance and Policy


SF 4052 Bigham; Eaton; Abeler
HF 4486 Franson
Revisor No.: 18-7743
Topic: Crimes and Criminals
Short Description: Cannabidiol (CBD) sale or possession exemption from criminal prosecution
DATED-PG ACTIONS
04/30/20188468Introduction and first reading 
04/30/2018Referred to Judiciary and Public Safety Finance and Policy


SF 4077 Bigham; Kent; Wiger; Eichorn; Johnson
HF 4502 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-7822
Topic: Education-Pre-Kindergarten-12
Short Description: School districts radon testing requirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/14/20188916Introduction and first reading 
05/14/2018Referred to E-12 Policy


SF 4090 Bigham
HF 4528 Franke
Revisor No.: 18-7855
Topic: Government-Local
Short Description: Contested case hearing procedure to challenge a coroner or medical examiner report establishment
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/17/20189267Introduction and first reading 
05/17/2018Referred to Local Government


SR 180 Bigham
Revisor No.: 18-6350
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Cottage Grove Director of Public Safety Craig Woolery on his retirement
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186281Introduction 
03/05/20186281Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 181 Bigham; Housley
Revisor No.: 18-6228
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution congratulating Jessie Diggins of Afton on winning an Olympic gold medal in cross-country skiing
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/05/20186281Introduction 
03/05/20186281Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 184 Bigham
Revisor No.: 18-6595
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring the Biscoe Family Farm for being recognized as the 2018 Farm Family of the Year
DATED-PG ACTIONS
03/08/20186372Introduction 
03/08/20186372Referred to Rules and Administration


SR 258 Bigham
Revisor No.: 18-7005
Topic: 
Short Description: A Senate resolution honoring Park High School for their high performing AVID program
DATED-PG ACTIONS
05/14/20188917Introduction 
05/14/20188917Referred to Rules and Administration