State of Minnesota
Eighty-Ninth Legislature
SENATE AGENDA
Eighty-First Day
Monday, April 11, 2016
11:00 A.M.
FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS
Petitions, Letters and Remonstrances
SECOND ORDER OF BUSINESS
Executive and Official Communications
THIRD ORDER OF BUSINESS
Messages From the House
FOURTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
First Reading of House Bills
FIFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Reports of Committees
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 3140: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring criminal history background checks for driving instructor license applicants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 171.35.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: KENT
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 1898: A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating building and construction contracts; providing for certain progress payments and retainages; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 337.10, subdivisions 3, 4.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: SPARKS
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 1075: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring online applications for hunting and fishing licenses to provide for organ donation; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 13.7931, subdivision 6; 171.075, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: SAXHAUG
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 3007: A bill for an act relating to commerce; authorizing fantasy sports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 541.20; 541.21; 609.761, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: PAPPAS
Senator Marty from the Committee on Environment and Energy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2760: A bill for an act relating to state lands; providing for valuation of bond-financed property; designating state waysides and forests; adding to and deleting from state forests and parks; authorizing sales and exchange of certain state lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 85.013, by adding a subdivision; 89.021, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 94.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: HAWJ
Senator Marty from the Committee on Environment and Energy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2380: A bill for an act relating to drainage; modifying drainage system repair procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 103E.715, subdivision 4.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Jobs, Agriculture and Rural Development.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: WESTROM
Senator Marty from the Committee on Environment and Energy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 3376: A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for sulfate effluent permit compliance.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill be reported to the Senate without recommendation.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: TOMASSONI
Senator Marty from the Committee on Environment and Energy, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2775: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing Meeker County auditor to exercise rights of unit owner in common interest community on behalf of state.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: NEWMAN
Pursuant to Joint Rule 2.03, the bill was referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Dibble from the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety, to which was referred
S.F. No. 3368: A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying permit requirements for temporary use of certain rights-of-way; amending Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 160.27, subdivision 10.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: KOENEN
Senator Dibble from the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety, to which was referred
S.F. No. 3217: A bill for an act relating to transportation; permitting specific service signs at two locations under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 160.293, subdivision 3.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: ORTMAN
Senator Dibble from the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety, to which was referred
S.F. No. 1277: A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a bridge over signed Interstate Highway 94 in St. Paul as John Alleman Memorial Bridge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: PAPPAS
Senator Dibble from the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 789: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for registration refunds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 168.017, by adding a subdivision.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: KIFFMEYER
Senator Dibble from the Committee on Transportation and Public Safety, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 1040: A bill for an act relating to titling; providing for transfer-on-death of title to watercraft and motor vehicles; exempting transfer from motor vehicle sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 256B.15, subdivision 1a; 297B.01, subdivision 16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 86B; 168A.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: PRATT
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was re-referred
S.F. No. 3230: A bill for an act relating to insurance; making changes to the life insurance reserves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 61A.24, subdivision 12, by adding a subdivision; 61A.25.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: JENSEN
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred
S.F. No. 3420: A bill for an act relating to civil law; allowing for termination of awards based on the cohabitation of the obligee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 518A.39, subdivision 3.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: BENSON
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred
S.F. No. 3213: A bill for an act relating to crime; modifying crime and increasing sentence of interfering with a body or scene of death; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 609.502, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: INGEBRIGTSEN
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred
S.F. No. 3446: A bill for an act relating to data practices; restricting use of private and nonpublic data to only those purposes authorized by law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 13.03, by adding a subdivision.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: LIMMER
Senator Latz from the Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred
S.F. No. 2713: A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a civil cause of action for the nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images and nonconsensual sexual solicitation; amending the crime of stalking to include nonconsensual sexual solicitation; expanding the definition of qualified domestic violence-related offense; establishing criminal penalties for nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images and nonconsensual sexual solicitation; clarifying the law of criminal defamation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 609.02, subdivision 16; 609.748, subdivision 1; 609.749, subdivision 2; 609.765; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 604; 617.
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the bill be amended and when so amended the bill do pass.
CHIEF SENATE AUTHOR: GOODWIN
Senator Marty from the Committee on Environment and Energy, to which were referred the following appointments:
CLEAN WATER COUNCIL
Mark Abner
John Barten
Gary Burdorf
Sharon Day
Warren Formo
Frank Jewell
Holly Kovarik
Raj Rajan
Todd Renville
Patrick Shea
Reports the same back with the recommendation that the appointments be confirmed.
SIXTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of Senate Bills
S.F. Nos. 1898, 2760, 3376, 3368, 3217, 1277, 3420, 3213, 3446 and 2713 were read the second time.
SEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Second Reading of House Bills
EIGHTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills
NINTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Motions and Resolutions
Senator Weber moved that the name of Senator Rosen be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 1626.
Senator Skoe moved that his name be stricken as a co-author to S.F. No. 3015.
Senator Jensen moved that the name of Senator Franzen be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 3049.
Senator Osmek moved that the name of Senator Reinert be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 3227.
Senator Benson moved that the name of Senator Osmek be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 3420.
Senator Anderson moved that the name of Senator Sheran be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 3427.
Senator Tomassoni moved that the name of Senator Hayden be added as a co-author to S.F. No. 3489.
Senator Newman moved that S.F. No. 2328, No. 15 on General Orders, be stricken and re-referred to the Committee on Taxes.
Senator Scalze moved that S.F. No. 3358 be withdrawn from the Committee on Finance and returned to its author.
Senator Wiger moved that S.F. No. 3482 be withdrawn from the Committee on Education and re-referred to the Committee on Finance.
Senator Pappas moved that S.F. No. 2862 be withdrawn from the Committee on Finance, given a second reading, and placed on General Orders.
Senator Miller introduced --
Senate Resolution No. 271: A Senate resolution congratulating Harrison Chiglo for receiving the Eagle Award.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Miller introduced --
Senate Resolution No. 272: A Senate resolution congratulating Carter Chiglo for receiving the Eagle Award.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
Senator Franzen introduced --
Senate Resolution No. 273: A Senate resolution honoring Nina Cooperman of Edina, Minnesota for her National Gold Key recognition.
Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
TENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Calendar
ELEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Consent Calendar
TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
General Orders
THIRTEENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS
Announcements of Senate Interest