State of Minnesota

Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Eighteenth Day


Thursday, February 18, 1999


10:00 A.M.


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.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Pariseau; Anderson; Runbeck and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 795: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for the filing of sales tax returns and
remittance of tax by material suppliers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 289A.18, subdivision
4; and 289A.20, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Junge, Betzold, Knutson and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 796: A bill for an act relating to corporations; modifying provisions for opting out of the
control share acquisition statute; requiring approval of an opt out by a disinterested committee of the
board; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 302A.671, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Kelly, R.C. and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 797: A bill for an act relating to community development; providing funding for an
underground connection to the St. Paul RiverCentre; appropriating money.

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

Senators Kelly, R.C. and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 798: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; providing a grant to the city of Saint Paul for
the creation of a holding pond for flood mitigation; appropriating money.

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

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

S.F. No. 799: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; expanding disability parking privilege to
certain pregnant women; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 169.345, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Kelly, R.C. and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 800: A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a new city crime reduction aid;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 477A.011, by adding a subdivision; and 477A.013, by adding
a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Anderson; Janezich; Moe, R.D.; Hottinger and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 801: A bill for an act relating to state government; providing a process for community
ownership of the Minnesota Twins; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 4B.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Belanger; Johnson, J.B.; Flynn; Robling and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 802: A bill for an act relating to highways; appropriating money for preliminary engineering
and environmental studies relating to Scott county state-aid highway No. 27.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

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

S.F. No. 803: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring a fishing guide license on the St.
Louis river estuary; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 97A.475, subdivision 15; and 97C.311,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Belanger, Ranum, Laidig, Anderson and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 804: A bill for an act relating to domestic abuse; appropriating money for a grant for shelter
services for battered women to Cornerstone Advocacy Services.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Kelly, R.C. and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 805: A bill for an act relating to community development; providing funding for an
underground connection to the St. Paul RiverCentre; appropriating money.

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

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 806: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring hospitals to report assaults committed
against hospital personnel to local law enforcement agencies; establishing a work group to study and make
recommendations concerning violence in hospitals; increasing criminal penalties for assaults committed
against hospital personnel; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 609.2231, by adding a subdivision;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Stevens, Samuelson, Kiscaden, Fischbach and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 807: A bill for an act relating to human services; making permanent the expansion of
unlicensed child care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 245A.03, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 808: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing funding for housing in the city of St. Paul;
appropriating money.

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

Senators Runbeck, Price, Pariseau and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 809: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; changing the class rate for manufactured
home parks; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 273.13, subdivision 25.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Wiener, Kiscaden, Metzen, Robling and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 810: A bill for an act relating to legislature; prescribing the powers and duties of the
legislative audit commission and the legislative auditor; making various technical changes; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 3.97; 3.971; 3.974; 3.975; 6.74; 10.48; 16A.27, subdivision 2; 37.06;
37.07; 85A.02, subdivision 5c; 192.551; 352.03, subdivision 6; 353.03, subdivision 3a; 353A.05,
subdivision 1; 354.06, subdivision 2a; 360.015, subdivision 19; and 609.456; repealing Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 3.973; 469.207; and 574.02.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Metzen; Price; Johnson, D.H. and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 811: A bill for an act relating to education funding; increasing equity in Minnesota's school
finance system; increasing the general education formula allowance; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, and by adding a subdivision; and 127A.51.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Higgins, Ranum, Robertson, Terwilliger and Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 812: A bill for an act relating to families; providing for a Minnesota adolescent parenting
grant program; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Flynn; Pappas; Johnson, J.B. and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 813: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a credit against income taxes for
employers who provide certain transit benefits to employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
290.06, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, J.B.; Pogemiller; Anderson; Robertson and Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 814: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for school children's health and safety;
requiring notice to parents and employees where a school district has no insurance against events resulting
from pesticide use, where a school plans to use certain pesticides, or where a school does not have an
integrated pest management plan; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 18B; and 123B.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 815: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited
land that borders public water in Itasca county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 816: A bill for an act relating to marriage dissolution; changing calculation of income when
physical custody of children is split between parents; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 518.54,
subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Ten Eyck; Johnson, D.J.; Janezich and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 817: A bill for an act relating to forestry; restricting local government authority; creating
irrebuttable presumption regarding certain forestry activity; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 89.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Hanson, Pogemiller, Robertson, Langseth and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 818: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for the Minnesota learning
resource center.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Laidig and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 819: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying cross-country ski pass
provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 85.40, subdivision 5; 85.41, subdivisions 1, 4, and
5; 85.42; 85.44; and 85.45, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Metzen; Runbeck and Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 820: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the duties of the secretary as a licensed
certification authority; modifying the effective period of emerging suspensions of certificates; specifying
the consequences of accepting certain digital signatures; regulating fees; appropriating money; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 325K.03, by adding a subdivision; 325K.04; 325K.05, subdivision 1;
325K.09, by adding a subdivision; 325K.10, subdivision 5; 325K.14, by adding a subdivision; and
325K.15, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 8275.0045, subpart 2.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Janezich and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 821: A bill for an act relating to child care assistance; increasing the maximum rate of
reimbursement; modifying payment requirements; directing the commissioner of children, families, and
learning to implement a streamlined payment system; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
119B.13, subdivisions 1, 2, and 6.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Lourey, Piper, Scheid, Flynn and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 822: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting intact dilatation and extraction abortions;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pappas, Higgins, Anderson, Foley and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 823: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting intact dilatation and extraction abortions;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Pogemiller, Pappas, Ranum, Knutson and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 824: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying staff development committee outcomes
and revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 122A.60, subdivisions 1 and 3; and 122A.61,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

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

S.F. No. 825: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; paying certain ditch assessments in Beltrami,
Marshall, and Roseau counties; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Piper, Foley, Robling, Lesewski and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 826: A bill for an act relating to children; making technical and conforming changes to child
care assistance administration statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 119B.01, subdivisions
2, 10, 12a, 13, and 16; 119B.02, subdivision 1; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and 9; 119B.04,
subdivision 1; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.06, subdivision 1; 119B.07; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09,
subdivisions 1, 3, and 7; 119B.10, subdivision 1; 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 3, and
5; 119B.14; and 119B.15; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 119B.01, subdivision 15; 119B.03,
subdivision 7; and 119B.05, subdivisions 6 and 7.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 827: A bill for an act relating to crime; providing increased criminal penalties for offenders
who commit repeat felony offenses; authorizing consecutive sentences for felony offenses under certain
circumstances; providing for the tolling of a stay of sentence while a defendant serves an executed,
consecutive sentence; directing the sentencing guidelines commission to modify its policy on permissive
consecutive sentencing; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 609.1095, subdivisions 2, 3 and 4;
609.135, subdivision 7, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Flynn, Higgins, Langseth, Laidig and Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 828: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying provisions relating to regional
rail authorities; providing for financing of railroad facilities; authorizing intergovernmental agreements
and payments involving a regional rail authority; authorizing issuance of general obligation bonds by
regional rail authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 398A.04, subdivisions 1, 8, and 9; and
398A.07, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Belanger and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 829: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing commissioner of human services to
sell certain surplus state land to the Bloomington housing and redevelopment authority.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 830: A bill for an act relating to retirement; combination of workers' compensation benefits
and public pension plan disability benefits; exempting certain state employees from public pension plan
disability benefit offset from workers' compensation benefits.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Janezich, Berglin, Cohen and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 831: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting intact dilatation and extraction abortions;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Betzold and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 832: A bill for an act relating to securities regulation; exempting from state registration certain
securities that meet federal requirements for exemption from federal registration, if certain other
conditions are met; permitting quicker issuance of securities registered under the small company offering
registration; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 80A.115, subdivision 9; and 80A.15, subdivision
2.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Junge, Knutson and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 833: A bill for an act relating to business organizations; regulating business corporations;
defining terms; modifying the authority to grant restricted stock; regulating take-over offers; providing for
name changes in certain circumstances; regulating mergers and exchanges; making clarifying and
technical changes; removing ambiguities; regulating limited liability companies; eliminating unnecessary
provisions; correcting terminology; regulating member control agreements and dissolutions; providing for
the duration of certain companies; making conforming changes required by the enactment of the revised
Uniform Partnership Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 302A.011, subdivisions 7 and 56;
302A.111, subdivision 5; 302A.181, subdivision 1; 302A.223, subdivision 3; 302A.402, subdivision 3;
302A.405, subdivision 1; 302A.417, subdivision 7; 302A.457, subdivisions 1 and 2; 302A.471,
subdivision 1; 302A.613, subdivision 1; 302A.621, subdivisions 1 and 6; 302A.675, subdivision 2;
319B.02, subdivisions 10, 12, 21, and 22; 319B.04, subdivisions 2 and 3; 319B.08, subdivision 1;
319B.10, subdivision 2; 319B.11, subdivisions 3, 4, and 8; 322A.02; 322A.87; 322A.88; 322B.03,
subdivisions 12, 30, 44, and 45; 322B.115, subdivisions 1, 2, and 3; 322B.155; 322B.20, subdivisions 1
and 2; 322B.30, subdivision 2; 322B.306; 322B.31, subdivision 3; 322B.313, subdivisions 2, 3, and 7;
322B.323, subdivision 2; 322B.326; 322B.33, subdivisions 1 and 4; 322B.333, subdivisions 1 and 3;
322B.336, subdivisions 1 and 3; 322B.34, subdivisions 2 and 3; 322B.343, subdivisions 1 and 2;
322B.346; 322B.35, subdivision 1; 322B.353; 322B.356, subdivisions 1, 2, and 3; 322B.363, subdivisions
2 and 3; 322B.366, subdivision 1; 322B.37; 322B.383, subdivision 1; 322B.386, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, and
5; 322B.40, subdivisions 1, 5, and 6; 322B.41, subdivisions 3 and 4; 322B.42, subdivision 5; 322B.43,
subdivisions 1 and 3; 322B.50; 322B.51; 322B.52; 322B.54, subdivision 1; 322B.56, subdivision 1;
322B.603; 322B.606, subdivision 1; 322B.61; 322B.613; 322B.616; 322B.623; 322B.626; 322B.63,
subdivision 1; 322B.636, subdivisions 1 and 3; 322B.64; 322B.643, subdivisions 1, 3, and 4; 322B.646;
322B.65; 322B.653; 322B.656, subdivision 1; 322B.66, subdivision 2; 322B.663, subdivision 4;
322B.666, subdivision 1; 322B.673, subdivisions 1 and 2; 322B.676; 322B.686, subdivision 3; 322B.689;
322B.699, subdivision 4; 322B.72, subdivisions 1 and 2; 322B.80, subdivision 1; 322B.813, subdivision 3;
322B.816, subdivision 4; 322B.833, subdivisions 2, 5, and 6; 322B.843, subdivision 2; 322B.873,
subdivisions 1 and 4; 323A.10-01; and 323A.11-02; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 322B.03,
subdivisions 4, 5, 9, and 16; 322B.363, subdivision 8; 322B.366, subdivision 2; 322B.816, subdivision 3;
and 322B.873, subdivisions 2 and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Knutson, Betzold and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 834: A bill for an act relating to adoption; changing requirements and procedures for the
putative fathers' adoption registry, communication or contact agreements, and postadoption reports;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 259.52, subdivisions 4, 7, 9, 10, and 11; 259.58; and 259.60,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Johnson, D.E.; Terwilliger and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 835: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying various public pension plan provisions;
providing for uniformity in various administrative provisions; modifying definitions; making technical and
administrative changes; establishing a pilot program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 3A.03,
subdivision 2; 122A.46, subdivision 2; 352.01, subdivision 26; 352.03, subdivision 1; 352.04, subdivision
8; 352.12, subdivisions 2 and 2a; 352.22, subdivision 2; 352B.01, subdivisions 3 and 10; 352B.11,
subdivisions 1 and 2; 352D.05, subdivision 3; 352D.06, subdivision 3; 352D.09, subdivision 5a; 353.01,
subdivisions 6, 15a, and 28; 353.03, subdivision 4; 353.15, subdivision 2; 353.32, subdivisions 1a and 1b;
353.33, subdivisions 2, 6, 7, and 9; 353.34, subdivision 3; 353.656, subdivisions 1, 3, and 4; 353.71,
subdivision 2; 353B.11, subdivision 3; 354.05, subdivisions 2, 8a, 35, 37, and 40; 354.06, subdivision 1;
354.091; 354.092, subdivision 2; 354.093; 354.094, subdivision 1; 354.10, subdivisions 2 and 4; 354.35;
354.445; 354.46, subdivisions 2 and 2a; 354.48, subdivision 6; 354.49, subdivision 1; 354.52, subdivisions
3, 4, 4a, and 4b; 354.63, subdivision 2; 356.30, subdivision 1; 490.121, subdivision 17; and 490.124,
subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 353.024; and 354.52, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Ourada and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 836: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing food handlers license provisions for
food processors or manufacturers operating only at the state fair or a county fair; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 28A.04, subdivision 1; and 28A.08, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Novak and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 837: A bill for an act relating to Ramsey county; appropriating money for a "work first"
transitional employment project for refugee and immigrant communities.

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

Senators Higgins, Vickerman, Kleis, Flynn and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 838: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a sales tax exemption for certain tree and
stump removal and trimming services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 297A.15, subdivision
6; and 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Sams, Stevens, Samuelson, Lourey and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 839: A bill for an act relating to health; expanding the use of the rural hospital planning and
transition grant program; expanding medical assistance coverage to include telemedicine conferences;
changing the hospital outpatient fee medical assistance payment for designated critical access hospitals to
a cost base; establishing uniform billing standards for health care providers; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 144.147; 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision; 256B.75; and
256D.03, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 144.1475; and 144.148.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 840: A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing the city of St. Paul to issue an on-sale
license; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 340A.404, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Scheid, Morse, Oliver, Hottinger and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 841: A bill for an act relating to insurance; providing an alternative benefit plan for small
employers; authorizing a small employer alternative benefit plan pilot project; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 62L.05, subdivision 5, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Morse, Stumpf, Hottinger, Pogemiller and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 842: A bill for an act relating to state government; making changes in certain retirement and
related benefits affecting higher education faculty and certain other state employees; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 43A.27, subdivision 3; 136F.48; 354.445; 354.66, subdivisions 1b, 1c, and 3;
354B.24, subdivision 3; and 354B.25, subdivisions 2 and 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 354B.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Morse; Moe, R.D.; Langseth; Ten Eyck and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 843: A bill for an act relating to the environment; increasing the amount of water pollution
control revolving fund money that may be appropriated for the agricultural best management practices
loan program; creating a drinking water infrastructure funding program; appropriating money for water
infrastructure programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 17.117, subdivision 3; and 116.182,
subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 446A.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Morse, Stumpf, Hottinger, Pogemiller and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 844: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying the method of calculating deferred
annuities for certain higher education faculty; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
354B.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Dille, Piper, Sams, Scheevel and Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 845: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; the board of animal health; making
paratuberculosis (Johne's disease) diagnosis nonpublic data; changing the name of the executive secretary
of the board of animal health to the executive director; repealing limitations on the sale of cattle; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 35.02, subdivision 1; 35.04; 35.08; 35.09, subdivisions 2 and 2a; 35.67;
35.68; 35.82, subdivisions 1b, 2, and 3; 35.92, subdivision 5; and 35.93, subdivision 1; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 35.245; and
35.96, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Ranum; Kelly, R.C.; Spear; Wiener and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 846: A bill for an act relating to juveniles; establishing requirements relating to out-of-home
placements of juveniles; establishing work groups; requiring rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 245A.09, subdivision 2; 260.151, subdivision 3; 260.181, by adding a subdivision; and 260.185,
by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Anderson, Higgins, Pappas, Hanson and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 847: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying compensatory revenue to reflect
changes in enrollment; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 126C.10, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Novak; Hanson; Johnson, D.H.; Janezich and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 848: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the school enrichment partnership
program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 124D.90.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Ourada and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 849: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance of certain tax-forfeited
land that borders public water in Sherburne county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Pappas, Janezich, Scheevel, Robertson and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 850: A bill for an act relating to libraries; appropriating money for basic system support grants
and multicounty, multitype library systems.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Vickerman; Kelley, S.P.; Junge; Frederickson and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 851: A bill for an act relating to local government; delaying the expiration of corporations
created by political subdivisions; establishing a task force to develop legislation relating to establishment
of corporations by political subdivisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 465.715, subdivision
1a.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Janezich, Robertson, Ranum, Junge and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 852: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying school lunch aid and targeted breakfast
grants; appropriating money for school lunch and food storage aid, school breakfast, and targeted breakfast
grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 124D.111, subdivision 1; Laws 1997, First Special
Session chapter 4, article 6, section 19.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Neuville, Robertson, Pappas, Scheid and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 853: A bill for an act relating to libraries; appropriating money for the library for the blind.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Langseth, Vickerman, Day, Pappas and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 854: A bill for an act relating to land use; precluding the termination of lawful land uses by
amortization; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 394.21, by adding a subdivision; and 462.357,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Scheid, Solon, Metzen, Stevens and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 855: A bill for an act relating to land use; precluding the termination of lawful land uses by
amortization; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 394.21, by adding a subdivision; and 462.357,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Olson, Frederickson, Knutson, Belanger and Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 856: A bill for an act relating to land use; precluding the termination of lawful land uses by
amortization; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 394.21, by adding a subdivision; and 462.357,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Janezich; Beckman; Kelly, R.C.; Murphy and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 857: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to the Minnesota
Festivals and Events Association to promote tourism.

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

Senators Samuelson, Fischbach, Stevens and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 858: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; retaining money in the ethanol development fund;
providing for an additional ethanol development loan.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Samuelson; Stevens; Johnson, D.E.; Metzen and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 859: A bill for an act relating to the military; appropriating money for operation, renovation,
and maintenance of the Minnesota military museum.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Morse, Ranum, Wiger and Junge introduced--

S.F. No. 860: A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting intact dilatation and extraction abortions;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Moe, R.D.; Stumpf; Stevens and Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 861: A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating the Upper Red Lake
business loan program; appropriating money.

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

Senators Robling, Piper, Lourey and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 862: A bill for an act relating to day care licensing; removing date restriction on definitions;
amending Laws 1997, chapter 248, section 47, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Kleis, Stumpf, Day, Ten Eyck and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 863: A resolution memorializing Congress to take necessary steps to ensure that the 2000
decennial census is conducted fairly and legally.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senators Robling, Belanger and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 864: A bill for an act relating to tax-forfeited lands; providing that net proceeds apportioned to
a municipal subdivision may be used for general purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
282.05.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Beckman, Stumpf, Betzold and Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 865: A bill for an act relating to retirement; teachers retirement association and first class city
teacher retirement fund associations; authorizing the purchase of service credit for certain prior military
service; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 354.53, subdivision 1; and 354A.093; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 354; and 354A.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Hanson, Beckman, Ten Eyck and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 866: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; amending the theft law to specifically apply
to certain situations involving the rental of personal property or equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, section 609.52, subdivisions 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 867: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for technical amendments in
kindergarten through grade 12 provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 13.46, subdivision
2; 120B.05; 122A.61, subdivision 1; 123A.05, subdivision 2; 123B.53, subdivisions 4 and 5; 123B.57,
subdivision 4; 123B.64, subdivision 3; 124D.135, subdivision 3; 124D.20, subdivision 5; 124D.22,
subdivision 3; 124D.68, subdivision 9; 124D.69, subdivision 1; 125A.50, subdivisions 2 and 5; 125A.75,
subdivision 8; 125A.76, subdivision 5; 125A.79, subdivision 1; 126C.05, subdivision 3; 126C.10,
subdivisions 10, 14, 19, and 21; 126C.12, subdivision 4; 126C.15, subdivisions 1 and 2; 126C.17,
subdivision 6; 126C.22, subdivision 2; 126C.40, subdivision 4; 126C.42, subdivisions 1 and 2; 126C.63,
subdivisions 5 and 8; 126C.69, subdivisions 2 and 9; 127A.44, subdivision 2; 127A.47, subdivision 7; and
127A.49, subdivisions 2 and 3; Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 1, section 61,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, as amended, and 4; and article 2, section 51, subdivision 29, as amended; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 124D.67; 126C.05, subdivision 4; and 126C.06.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 868: A bill for an act relating to education; amending definition of district for homeless
students; clarifying date for homeless student count; providing for grants for education programs serving
homeless students; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 124D.70; and
127A.47, subdivision 2; Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 2, section 48.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 869: A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; requiring nondiscriminatory coverage of
diagnostic or surgical procedures of the bones and joints of the jaw and facial region; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 62A.043, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 870: A bill for an act relating to the city of Garrison; authorizing local contribution for a tax
increment financing district.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Beckman; Novak; Lesewski and Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 871: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing funding for advantage
Minnesota; appropriating money.

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

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 872: A bill for an act relating to human services; authorizing employers to provide workers'
compensation health benefits through broader health insurance; authorizing the commissioner of human
services to contract with certain nursing facilities to provide 24-hour health coverage to employees;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 176.135, subdivision 1; and 256B.434,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 873: A bill for an act relating to employment; specifying that a portion of appropriations for
opportunities industrialization centers be reserved to match federal welfare-to-work funds.

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

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 874: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a grant program to provide prevention
services for human immunodeficiency virus and sexually transmitted disease infection to adolescents;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 145.924.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 875: A bill for an act relating to health; eliminating the annual fee for the senior drug program;
increasing the asset limit for eligibility for qualified Medicare beneficiaries; requiring a study; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256.955, subdivision 7; and 256B.057, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin, Samuelson, Dille, Lourey and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 876: A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating the annual fee and expanding
eligibility for the prescription drug program; increasing the asset limit for eligibility for qualified Medicare
beneficiaries; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256.955; and 256B.057, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 877: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing coverage for language interpreter
services under state health care programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256B.0625, by
adding a subdivision; and 256D.03, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin and Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 878: A bill for an act relating to medical assistance; permitting medical assistance coverage of
anorectics; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 879: A bill for an act relating to socioeconomic development; appropriating money to the
board of invention.

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

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 880: A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exemption from the MinnesotaCare
program four month uninsured requirement; modifying MinnesotaCare eligibility requirements for
children who are part-time students; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256L.04, by adding a
subdivision; and 256L.07, subdivisions 2 and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 881: A bill for an act relating to recreation; creating a parks and trails plan of regional
significance in certain counties in central Minnesota.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Neuville, Pariseau, Belanger, Day and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 882: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for
personal and dependent exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 290.01, subdivision 19b.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Dille and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 883: A bill for an act relating to marriage; providing for covenant marriages; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 517.08; and 517.10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 517; and 518.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 884: A bill for an act relating to marriage; providing for a reduced marriage license fee for
couples who obtain premarital counseling; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 517.08,
subdivisions 1b and 1c.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.