State of Minnesota

Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Thirty-Seventh Day


Tuesday, April 6, 1999


12:00 Noon


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


The following bills were read the first time and referred to the committees indicated.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 2163: A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for grants to purchase
dogs that are trained to detect or locate controlled substances.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2164: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the contract payment rate for a
nursing facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.434, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 2165: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; authorizing an exemption from the fishing
license requirement for certain persons; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 97A.445, subdivision
2.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 2166: A bill for an act relating to taxation; levy limits; adjusting the levy limit base for the city
of Grant.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 2167: A bill for an act relating to local government; removing annexation from the municipal
board's jurisdiction; providing for annexation by mutual agreement as the exclusive means of annexation;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 40A.121; 115.49, subdivision 2a; 204B.14, subdivision 5;
272.67, subdivision 1; 276A.09; 414.01, subdivisions 1, 2, and 14; 414.067, subdivision 2; 462.3535,
subdivision 5; 465.87, subdivision 1a; 473F.13, subdivision 1; 473H.14; and 572A.02, subdivision 5;
proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 414A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 414.031, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 4a, and 6; 414.0325; 414.033, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 3, 5, 6, 7, 10,
11, 12, and 13; 414.0335; 414.035; 414.036; 414.061, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; and 572A.03,
subdivisions 4, 5, and 8.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 2168: A bill for an act relating to annexation; limiting annexation of urban towns to certain
processes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 368.01, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 2169: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for compulsive
gambling treatment and education.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, D.J. and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 2170: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the commissioner of revenue to enter
into agreements with Indian tribes regarding petroleum tank cleanup fees and inspection fees; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 270.60, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Pappas, Scheid, Samuelson and Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 2171: A bill for an act relating to commerce; banning the sale of video games containing
graphic violence to children; prohibiting the public showing, display, or other exhibition of video games
containing graphic violence in specified places; providing remedies; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325I.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Pappas; Anderson; Kelly, R.C. and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 2172: A bill for an act relating to violence; requiring the department of children, families, and
learning to prepare a report on effective ways to control juvenile access to violent video games; requiring a
scientific study on how violent video games encourage aggressive acts by juveniles.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Stumpf, Ten Eyck, Langseth, Hanson and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 2173: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing professional accounting and legal
services for farmers; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 2174: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for increased government aid to a certain
city; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 477A.011, subdivision 36; and 477A.03, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 2175: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a technology grant for independent
school district No. 2172, Kenyon-Wanamingo; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Knutson, Belanger, Metzen and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 2176: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing the referendum allowance limit;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 126C.17, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 2177: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating wastewater funding for the city
of North Mankato; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Wiger and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 2178: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions administered by the
commissioner of administration relating to public lands, procurements, easements, designer selection,
parking facilities, and other matters; modifying the authority of the state archaeologist; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 16A.28, subdivision 5; 16B.171; 16B.26; 16B.33, subdivisions 3 and 4;
16B.58, subdivisions 5 and 7; 16B.85, subdivisions 2 and 3; 16C.05, subdivision 2; 16C.06, subdivision 3;
16C.08, subdivision 3; 16C.09; 16C.14, subdivision 1; 138.35, subdivisions 1 and 1a; Laws 1998, chapter
386, article 1, section 35.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 2179: A bill for an act relating to education; providing aid for adults with disabilities;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 2180: A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the learning network of Minnesota II;
and developing activities.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 2181: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for a grant for community
infrastructure improvements to Grant county; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Jobs, Energy and Community Development.