State of Minnesota

Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Twentieth Day


Thursday, February 25, 1999


8:00 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 Robertson, Pappas, Scheevel, Scheid and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 988: A bill for an act relating to education; expanding learning academy training to include
school media and information technology professionals and courses on new technologies; modifying
eligibility requirements for library site technology grants; modifying the database access program for
public libraries and school media centers; appropriating money; amending Laws 1997, First Special
Session chapter 4, article 9, sections 6 and 7, subdivision 2; Laws 1998, chapter 398, article 9, section 7.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Janezich, Higgins, Hanson and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 989: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; governing license plate impoundment when
vehicle's owner is not the violator; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 168.042, subdivisions 2
and 8.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Anderson, Pappas and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 990: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money to establish and evaluate
the Ramsey county pilot program for education and dispute resolution services for landlords and tenants.

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

Senators Novak, Betzold and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 991: A bill for an act relating to Ramsey county; clarifying the county's role in the
after-school enrichment program.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 992: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for a grant to the
Minnesota historical society to refurbish the Fridley historical museum; appropriating money.

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

Senators Lesewski; Belanger; Vickerman; Kelly, R.C. and Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 993: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
for a regional emergency response training center in Marshall.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Betzold and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 994: A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating rulemaking by state agencies;
making various technical and housekeeping changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 14.05,
subdivision 3; 14.07, subdivision 2; 14.08; 14.101, subdivisions 1, 2, and by adding a subdivision; 14.131;
14.14, subdivision 1a; 14.15, subdivision 1; 14.16, subdivision 1; 14.19; 14.22, subdivision 1; 14.23;
14.25; 14.26, subdivisions 1 and 3; 14.365; 14.38, subdivision 2; 14.386; and 14.388.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Foley and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 995: A bill for an act relating to protective proceedings; adopting the Uniform Guardianship
and Protective Proceedings Act; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 525A;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 529.539; 525.54; 525.541; 525.542; 525.543; 525.544;
525.55; 525.5501; 525.551; 525.5515; 525.552; 525.56; 525.561; 525.562; 525.57; 525.58; 525.581;
525.582; 525.583; 525.59; 525.591; 525.60; 525.61; 525.615; 525.6155; 515.616; 525.6165; 525.617;
525.6175; 525.618; 525.6185; 525.619; 525.6192; 525.6194; 525.6195; 525.6196; 525.6197; 525.6198;
and 525.6199.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 996: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; prohibiting the advertisement of
misleading business names or telephone numbers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 325F.69,
subdivision 3, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Marty, Betzold and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 997: A bill for an act relating to data practices; clarifying and modifying access to data on
employees reporting violations of law; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 181.932, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Lourey, Piper, Sams, Samuelson and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 998: A bill for an act relating to human services; changing criteria for granting a variance for
day training and habilitation rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 252.46, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Spear, Berglin and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 999: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an exemption from the nursing
facility spend-up and high cost limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.431, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 1000: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; coordinating legislative districts and
congressional districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 2.021; and 2.031, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senators Ten Eyck, Murphy, Wiener, Kleis and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 1001: A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying assigned family responsibility;
prorating grant stipends for part-time students; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 136A.101,
subdivision 5a; and 136A.121, subdivisions 5 and 6.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Higgins; Johnson, D.H.; Lourey; Kelly, R.C. and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1002: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; specifying that a conviction for neglect or
endangerment of a child is not a bar for a conviction of another offense committed as part of the same
conduct and authorizing consecutive sentences in these situations; making it a crime to sell certain
substances knowing that the substance is intended to be used to produce a controlled substance; imposing
criminal penalties for placing a booby trap in locations where controlled substances are manufactured;
requiring law enforcement agencies to report the discovery of illegal methamphetamine laboratories to the
bureau of criminal apprehension; providing for increased penalties for the theft of certain substances used
in the manufacture of methamphetamine; appropriating money for the hiring of additional bureau of
criminal apprehension agents and scientists to combat methamphetamine and for the cleanup of
methamphetamine laboratories; imposing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections
609.035, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, and by adding a subdivision; 609.378, by adding a subdivision; and 609.52,
subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 152; 609; and 626.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1003: A bill for an act relating to uniform laws; proposing enactment of the Uniform Principal
and Income Act of 1997; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 501C; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 501B.59; 501B.60; 501B.61; 501B.62; 501B.63; 501B.64; 501B.65;
501B.66; 501B.67; 501B.68; 501B.69; 501B.70; 501B.71; 501B.72; 501B.73; 501B.74; 501B.75; and
501B.76.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1004: A bill for an act relating to property interests; amending the Uniform Statutory Rule
Against Perpetuities; limiting the effect of certain language in trust instruments; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 501A.01.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1005: A bill for an act relating to married persons; adopting the Uniform Premarital
Agreement Act; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 519.11; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 519.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 1006: A bill for an act relating to crime; allowing judges greater discretion to use local
correctional resources when sentencing offenders who are eligible for the Camp Ripley work program;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 609.113, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 1007: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; permitting a political subdivision to
forgive interest and penalties on deferred property tax payments in certain instances; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 469.1813, subdivisions 1, 2, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Foley; Ten Eyck; Betzold; Kelly, R.C. and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1008: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; requiring that chemical use assessment be
conducted and assessment report submitted for certain alcohol-related violations of law by underaged
persons; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 169.126, subdivisions 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Foley; Johnson, J.B.; Kelly, R.C.; Langseth and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 1009: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; authorizing commissioner of
transportation to conduct a pilot project using photographic evidence in the enforcement of traffic signal
laws; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 169.06, by adding a subdivision;
and 171.12, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Cohen, Beckman, Novak, Knutson and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 1010: A bill for an act relating to housing; providing incentives for a voluntary inclusionary
housing policy for the metropolitan area; defining an inclusionary housing policy; appropriating money;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473.

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

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

S.F. No. 1011: A bill for an act relating to human services; including MinnesotaCare in county-based
purchasing; modifying provisions for county-based purchasing; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 256B.692, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.69,
subdivision 5d.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lessard; Johnson, D.H.; Johnson, J.B.; Flynn and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1012: A bill for an act relating to Itasca county; modifying certain accounting and expenditure
requirements for road and bridge fund tax money derived from unorganized townships.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Lessard, Ten Eyck, Stevens, Berg and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1013: A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money for transportation of veterans
to veterans medical facilities.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Johnson, D.H. and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 1014: A bill for an act relating to crime; appropriating money for grants to allow local law
enforcement agencies to assign overtime officers to high crime areas within their jurisdictions.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Ten Eyck and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1015: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; requiring inmates convicted of sex
offenses to provide a biological specimen for DNA analysis at the beginning of their terms of
imprisonment; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 609.3461, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Berglin, Terwilliger, Oliver, Hottinger and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 1016: A bill for an act relating to human services; authorizing certain hospitals and clinics to
bill a county of residence for services provided to a resident of that county; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, section 256.969, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kiscaden, Wiener, Day, Ten Eyck and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 1017: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; requiring the summons to include notice of the
alternative dispute resolution process; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 518.091; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 543.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 1018: A bill for an act relating to prohibiting property tax increases for taxes payable in 2000;
imposing limits on property tax increases for later years; requiring a study; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 254B.02, subdivision 3; 279.09; 279.10; 281.23, subdivision
3; 375.169; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 119B.11, subdivision 4; 122A.61 123A.05;
123A.06; 123B.12; 123B.13; 123B.53; 123B.54; 123B.55; 123B.56; 123B.57; 123B.58; 123B.63;
123B.65; 124.82; 124D.83; 125A.74; 126C.01, subdivisions 9 and 10; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 7,
8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, and 22; 126C.11; 126C.13; 126C.14; 126C.15; 126C.17,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8; 126C.18; 126C.20; 126C.40, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6;
126C.41; 126C.42; 126C.43; 126C.44; 126C.48; 126C.56; 273.13, subdivisions 21a, 21b, 22, 23, 24, and
25; 273.135, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, and 5; 273.136; 273.1391, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; 276A.01;
276A.02; 276A.03; 276A.04; 276A.05; 276A.06; 276A.07; 276A.08; 276A.09; 473F.001; 473F.01;
473F.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 21; 473F.03; 473F.05; 473F.06; 473F.07; 473F.08, subdivisions 1,
2, 3, 3a, 3b, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 7a, 8a, and 10; 473F.09; 473F.10; 473F.11; 473F.13; 477A.011, subdivisions 1, 1a,
1b, 2a, 3, 19, 20, 21, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, and 37; 477A.0121; 477A.0122; 477A.013,
subdivisions 1, 8, and 9; 477A.0132; 477A.014, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5; 477A.015; 477A.016;
477A.017; 477A.03, subdivision 3; 477A.11; 477A.12; 477A.13; 477A.14; 477A.15.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 1019: A bill for an act relating to retirement; general state employees retirement plan of the
Minnesota state retirement system; authorizing the purchase of certain temporary employment service;
resetting plan membership entrance date to June 30, 1989.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Junge; Kelley, S.P.; Ourada; Olson and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 1020: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing certain precinct caucus procedures;
eliminating the presidential primary; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 202A.18, by adding a
subdivision; and 202A.20, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 207A.01; 207A.02;
207A.03; 207A.04; 207A.06; 207A.07; 207A.08; 207A.09; and 207A.10.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senators Pariseau, Stumpf, Scheevel, Dille and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1021: A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; providing that participation in certain tax
programs will not reduce damage awards granted in an eminent domain proceeding; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 117.085.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Novak; Murphy; Runbeck; Johnson, D.J. and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 1022: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use tax; exempting vehicles used by
interstate carriers from the sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.211, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

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

S.F. No. 1023: A bill for an act relating to crime victims; clarifying the procedure for the deposit of
unclaimed restitution funds; expanding coverage for crime victims reparations to include moving expense
for victims of crime; extending the time limit for filing of claims to three years and allowing an exception
to the time limit for all child abuse cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 611A.04, by adding
a subdivision; 611A.52, subdivision 8; 611A.53, subdivision 2; and 611A.612.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 1024: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for student membership on school
boards; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 123B.09, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Lesewski, Larson, Dille, Vickerman and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1025: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for Southwest State
University to conduct a feasibility study of expanding agriculture education.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

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

S.F. No. 1026: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for a natural science
education coordinator for Como Park.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Lesewski, Larson, Dille and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1027: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing the prevailing wage provision for
educational facility construction and remodeling; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 123B.71,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Berglin, Lourey, Higgins and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 1028: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying transitional care for TANF
recipients; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256K.07; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256J.30, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kelly, R.C.; Foley; Spear; Ten Eyck and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1029: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; appropriating money to develop plans for
the construction of regional adult detention facilities.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Kelly, R.C.; Foley; Spear; Ten Eyck and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1030: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money
to the commissioner of corrections for grants to counties to construct local adult detention facilities.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Robertson, Scheid, Janezich, Hanson and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 1031: A bill for an act relating to education; repealing the mandate for three additional days of
student instruction; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 120A.41.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Pappas, Scheid, Krentz, Hanson and Ranum introduced--

S.F. No. 1032: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for continuing flexibility in the
allocation of compensatory revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 126C.15, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Ranum, Langseth, Krentz, Scheevel and Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 1033: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for termination of participation in the
enrollment options program for certain truant students; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
124D.03, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1034: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing special license plates for
veterans who served in Somalia; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 168.123, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Vickerman and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 1035: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing an exemption from the nursing
facility spend-up and high cost limits; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.431, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Flynn; Ourada; Marty; Johnson, D.E. and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1036: A bill for an act relating to elections; changing training procedures for local election
officials; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 204B.25, subdivision 2, and
by adding a subdivision; 204B.27, by adding a subdivision; and 204B.28, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 1037: A bill for an act relating to the city of Chanhassen; modifying certain tax increment
financing requirements.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Solon, Dille, Metzen, Knutson and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1038: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing licensing requirements for
occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 148; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 4666.0010; 4666.0020; 4666.0030; 4666.0040;
4666.0050; 4666.0060; 4666.0070; 4666.0080; 4666.0090; 4666.0100; 4666.0200; 4666.0300; 4666.0400;
4666.0500; 4666.0600; 4666.0700; 4666.0800; 4666.0900; 4666.1000; 4666.1100; 4666.1200; 4666.1300;
and 4666.1400.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Betzold and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1039: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; requiring publication of public
access procedures; requiring privatization contracts to include data practices compliance requirements;
providing for the preparation of model policies; requiring the director of the historical society to assist in
the records management program; funding the information policy training program; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 13.03, subdivision 2; 13.05, by adding a subdivision; 13.073,
by adding a subdivision; and 138.17, subdivisions 7 and 8.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Betzold and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1040: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; clarifying electronic access to
data; modifying notice requirements for students and employees; changing deadlines for providing data;
requiring government entities to report the acquisition of surveillance devices; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 13.03, subdivision 3; 13.04, subdivisions 2 and 3; 13.05, by adding a subdivision;
and 15.17, subdivisions 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Hanson; Sams; Dille; Johnson, D.E. and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1041: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing and clarifying provisions of the
warehouse law; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 231.01; 231.04; 231.08; 231.09; 231.11;
231.12; 231.13; 231.14; 231.15; 231.16; 231.17; 231.18, subdivisions 1 and 6; 231.24; 231.28; 231.34;
231.36; 231.37; 231.38; and 231.39; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 231.02; 231.03; 231.05;
231.06; 231.07; 231.10; 231.15; and 231.35.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Piper, Betzold, Lourey, Terwilliger and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 1042: A bill for an act relating to health professions; establishing a registration system for
massage therapists and Oriental bodywork therapists; authorizing rulemaking; providing criminal
penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 116J.70, subdivision 2a; 144.335, subdivision 1;
214.23, subdivision 1; and 604A.01, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 148D.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Berglin and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1043: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for changes to rate setting for
certain nursing facilities engaged in residential rehabilitation operations under Rule 80; appropriating
money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256B.431, by adding a subdivision; and 256B.435, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1044: A bill for an act relating to the city of Inver Grove Heights; extending the duration of a
tax increment financing district; providing for use of the tax increments; amending Laws 1993, chapter
375, article 14, section 22, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Novak; Larson; Kiscaden and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1045: A bill for an act relating to higher education; private business, trade, and
correspondence schools; requiring legislative committee review of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 141, to
address changes in technology; authorizing the operation of training firms; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 141.21, subdivisions 3, 6, and by adding subdivisions; 141.22; 141.25, subdivision 9a;
141.28, subdivisions 1 and 3; 141.29; 141.30; and 141.35; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 3; and 141.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 1046: A bill for an act relating to the environment; modifying application content
requirements for contamination cleanup grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 116J.553,
subdivision 2.

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

Senator Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1047: A bill for an act relating to creditors' remedies; providing that Roth IRAs will be treated
identically to other retirement accounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 550.37, subdivision
24.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

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

S.F. No. 1048: A bill for an act relating to utilities; creating advisory selection process for public utility
commissioners; regulating ex parte communications with commissioners; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 216A.03, subdivisions 1 and 1a; and 216A.037; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 216A.

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

Senators Johnson, D.J.; Lessard; Pariseau; Stumpf and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1049: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for deposit of in-lieu tax on lottery
tickets in the game and fish fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.44, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Lourey, Wiger, Morse and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 1050: A bill for an act relating to local government; providing reimbursement to fire
departments for expenses incurred in extinguishing certain motor vehicle fires; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 161.465.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 1051: A bill for an act relating to health; changing rate setting for certain nursing facilities;
extending deadline for commencing construction on previously approved moratorium project;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.431, subdivision 17.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Metzen and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 1052: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for a grant to the
Minnesota Council for Quality.

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

Senators Murphy; Johnson, D.J.; Hottinger; Belanger and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 1053: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an income tax credit for certain
employers that provide immunizations to employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 290.06,
by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1054: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a grant to special school district No.
6, South St. Paul, for a full day kindergarten program; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Johnson, J.B. introduced--

S.F. No. 1055: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a grant to independent school
district No. 911, Cambridge-Isanti; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Kiscaden, Betzold, Robertson, Morse and Price introduced--

S.F. No. 1056: A bill for an act relating to occupational regulation; exempting certain organizations and
volunteers working on their behalf from licensure requirements for electricians and plumbers; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 326.242, subdivision 12; and 326.37, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 1057: A bill for an act relating to economic development authorities; authorizing multi-year
pledges of the authority's levy to secure revenue bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
469.103, subdivision 5, and by adding a subdivision.

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

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1058: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to the Minnesota
state colleges and universities to demolish structures, eliminate blight, and construct parking facilities and
necessary amenities on certain recently acquired land at Moorhead state university; authorizing state
bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Hottinger, Betzold and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 1059: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring physical examinations for certain high
school athletes; modifying the definition of the practice of medicine; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 147.081, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 128C.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 1060: A bill for an act relating to state government; secretary of state; regulating service of
process and certain notice requirements; regulating the names of certain business organizations; providing
certain technical and conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 5.23, subdivision
1; 5.25, subdivisions 3, 4, and 6; 281.23, subdivision 6; 323A.10-02; 333.01, subdivision 1; 333.19,
subdivision 1; and 336.9-411.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Stumpf, Morse, Langseth and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 1061: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for the construction
of ring dikes.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Higgins, Robling, Lourey, Larson and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 1062: A bill for an act relating to families; establishing a statewide information and referral
services system; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119A.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Krentz, Wiger, Knutson, Junge and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 1063: A bill for an act relating to education; expanding opportunities for students and staff
through cooperative education programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 136D.281, subdivision 4; 136D.741, subdivision 4; and 136D.88, subdivision 4; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 136D.281,
subdivision 8; 136D.741, subdivision 8; 136D.88, subdivision 8; and 136D.94.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Pogemiller and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1064: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for redistricting; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 204B.135, by adding a subdivision; 204B.14, subdivision 4;
204B.146, by adding a subdivision; and 205.84.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senators Moe, R.D.; Johnson, D.J.; Stumpf; Vickerman and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 1065: A bill for an act relating to property taxes; increasing the first-tier valuation limit for
agricultural homestead property; providing for increased state aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 273.13, subdivision 23; and 273.1398, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Langseth, Stumpf and Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 1066: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing an additional allocation for certain
border city enterprise zones; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 469.169, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Johnson, D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 1067: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring a state park lifetime pass study.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

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

S.F. No. 1068: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money to the board of trustees of
the Minnesota state colleges and universities for Vermillion community college to make a study.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Lesewski, Stevens and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1069: A bill for an act relating to occupations; abolishing the board of architecture,
engineering, land surveying, landscape architecture, geoscience, and interior design; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 16B.33, subdivision 1; 82B.035, subdivision 3; 103I.205, subdivision 4; 103I.601,
subdivision 2; 214.01, subdivision 3; 214.04, subdivision 3; 299M.03, subdivision 1; 319B.02, subdivision
19; 326.53, subdivision 1; 471.371, subdivision 3; 544.42, subdivision 1; and 624.21; repealing Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 216D.01, subdivision 6a; 326.02; 326.03; 326.031; 326.04; 326.05; 326.06; 326.07;
326.09; 326.10; 326.11; 326.111; 326.12; 326.13; 326.14; and 326.15; Minnesota Rules, chapters 1800;
and 1805.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 1070: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for a regional
emergency response training center in Marshall.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Lesewski, Ourada, Frederickson, Stevens and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 1071: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the property related payment rate
for a nursing facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.431, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, D.E.; Sams; Stumpf; Dille and Berg introduced--

S.F. No. 1072: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for turkey respiratory
disease research.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senator Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 1073: A bill for an act relating to public employment; prohibiting public employers from
retaliating against employees who report waste or mismanagement; requiring public employers to establish
certain policies and procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 181.932, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Hottinger, Berglin, Knutson, Wiener and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1074: A bill for an act relating to health; creating grants for sexually transmitted infections
prevention and treatment; creating grants for HIV and substance use prevention; providing medical
assistance coverage for HIV disease case management; appropriating money for prevention and treatment
of sexually transmitted infections, HIV prevention initiatives for greater Minnesota, and HIV and
substance abuse prevention; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 144.065; 145.9255, subdivision
1; and 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters
144; 245A; and 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Hottinger, Berglin, Knutson, Wiener and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1075: A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of health information secured as part of
HIV vaccine research for insurance underwriting; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 72A.20, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Hottinger, Berglin, Piper, Wiener and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1076: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for HIV education training sites;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 1077: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying the computation of the retirement
annuity formula for certain hirees covered by the Minnesota state retirement system, the public employee
retirement association, and the teachers retirement association; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 352.01, subdivision 25; 352.115, subdivision 3; 352.116, subdivisions 1 and 1a; 353.01,
subdivision 37; 353.29, subdivision 3; 353.30, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, and 1c; 354.05, subdivision 38; and
354.44, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Pappas, Murphy and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1078: A bill for an act relating to spoken language interpreters; establishing voluntary
registration programs for general interpreters and health care interpreters; requesting a pilot training
program for spoken language interpreters to be developed; appropriating money; proposing coding for new
law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16F.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Pappas, Hottinger and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 1079: A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting discrimination by age in the rental of
automobiles to persons at least 21 years of age; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Pappas and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1080: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring installation of automatic sprinkler
systems in certain existing high-rise buildings; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 299F.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Fischbach and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1081: A bill for an act relating to state-administered financial assistance; providing for a
catalog of available programs; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 4A.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senator Fischbach introduced--

S.F. No. 1082: A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; exempting social security from
state income tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 290.01, subdivision 19B.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Fischbach and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1083: A bill for an act relating to gambling; providing an exemption from the gambling tax;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297E.02, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Fischbach and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 1084: A bill for an act relating to fees; reducing notary commission recording fees; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 357.021, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Fischbach and Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 1085: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting clothing repair and alterations from the
sales and use tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.01, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Oliver introduced--

S.F. No. 1086: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an additional property tax refund to
certain homeowners; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 290A.04, by
adding a subdivision; and 290A.23, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Spear; Johnson, D.H.; Neuville and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 1087: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; authorizing local correctional agencies
rather than courts to impose local correctional fees for offenders under the supervision and control of the
local agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 244.18, subdivisions 3, 4, and 5; and 609.102,
subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 609.102, subdivisions 3 and 4.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Runbeck and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1088: A bill for an act relating to tax; property; allowing certain property to be eligible for
green acres property tax treatment; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 273.111, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Price and Morse introduced--

S.F. No. 1089: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for wastewater
treatment purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1090: A bill for an act relating to counties; authorizing Koochiching county to exercise the
power of eminent domain for acquisition of certain trust fund land.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1091: A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance of certain tax-forfeited
land in Koochiching county.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Dille, Stevens, Sams, Morse and Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 1092: A bill for an act relating to veterinary medicine; changing veterinary practice
requirements; clarifying procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 156.001, subdivisions 2,
3, and by adding a subdivision; 156.01, subdivision 3; 156.02, subdivisions 1 and 2; 156.03; 156.072;
156.10; 156.11; and 156.12, subdivisions 2 and 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 156.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 1093: A bill for an act relating to civil mediation; providing for the effect of a mediated
settlement agreement; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 572.35, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 1094: A bill for an act relating to probate; changing provisions of the Uniform Probate Code;
changing nomination provisions for conservators and guardians; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 524.2-101; 524.2-213; 524.2-702; 524.3-916; and 525.544, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Berglin, Samuelson, Hottinger, Kiscaden and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 1095: A bill for an act relating to human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
256D.44, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Stumpf, Vickerman, Janezich, Dille and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1096: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; specifying the disposition of interest
earned on the unexpended balances of certain state accounts; modifying provisions for the computation of
unrefunded gasoline tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 84.794, subdivision 1; 84.803,
subdivision 1; 84.927, subdivision 2; 86B.415, subdivision 9; 94.165; and 296A.18, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Langseth, Stumpf, Ourada, Lessard and Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 1097: A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying provisions governing payment of
wages on state projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 116J.871, subdivision 2; 177.41;
177.42; 177.43; 177.44; and 471.345, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 177.435.

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

Senators Berglin and Ten Eyck introduced--

S.F. No. 1098: A bill for an act relating to children; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kiscaden, Murphy, Scheevel and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1099: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying training requirements for nursing
assistants; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 144A.61, subdivisions 2, 3a, and 6a.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 1100: A bill for an act relating to taxation; prohibiting creation of tax increment financing
districts in certain municipalities; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 469.175, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Lesewski, Day and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 1101: A bill for an act relating to highways; requiring the commissioner of transportation to
erect directional signs at specified locations for the New Life Treatment Center.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Hottinger, Frederickson, Murphy, Lourey and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 1102: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; allowing foreign ownership of agricultural land
operated for the production of poultry or poultry products; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
500.221, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Hottinger, Novak, Berglin and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1103: A bill for an act relating to community development; providing funding for educating
employers about HIV/AIDS in the workplace; coordinating housing programs for individuals with
HIV/AIDS; appropriating money.

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

Senators Solon; Johnson, D.J.; Janezich; Murphy and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 1104: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for a warehouse
for the Seaway Port Authority of Duluth; authorizing state bonds.

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

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Morse; Metzen; Hottinger and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 1105: A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the intergovernmental
advisory council for technology; abolishing the intergovernmental information systems advisory council;
transferring appropriated money; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
16B.42, subdivision 4, and by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 16B.42,
subdivisions 1, 2, and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Solon, Lourey and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 1106: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for a family practice
residency program for northeastern Minnesota.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lourey, Ranum, Hottinger, Piper and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1107: A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing the commissioner to approve
certain MFIP plans.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Robling; Hanson; Johnson, D.E.; Scheevel and Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 1108: 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 Junge, Belanger, Wiener and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 1109: A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing minimum mandatory civil penalties for
sale of alcoholic beverages to persons under 21 years of age; increasing the criminal penalty for providing
alcoholic beverages to underage persons under certain circumstances; providing for a minimum fine for
purchase of alcoholic beverages by a person under 21 years of age; authorizing grants for liquor law
compliance checks; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 340A.415;
340A.701, subdivision 1; and 340A.703; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
299L.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Langseth and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 1110: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that the commissioner of revenue may
waive limitations on the amount of border city tax reductions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
469.169, subdivision 12.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Janezich; Johnson, D.J.; Dille and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 1111: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; adding to the Iron Range off-highway
vehicle recreation area; modifying the composition of the advisory committee; modifying the management
plan; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Beckman; Novak; Janezich and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 1112: A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying requirements for
microenterprise technical assistance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
116J.8745, subdivisions 1 and 2.

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

Senators Solon, Sams, Robertson, Hottinger and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 1113: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Ranum; Berglin; Kelly, R.C.; Limmer and Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 1114: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice information; adding members to the criminal
and juvenile justice information task force; requiring the criminal and juvenile justice information policy
group to review plans for creating and implementing integrated criminal justice information systems in
counties statewide; authorizing the commissioner of public safety to award grants to local agencies to
develop and implement these integration plans; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 299C.65, subdivisions 2 and 5.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Ranum, Oliver, Betzold, Knutson and Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 1115: A bill for an act relating to courts; revising the process for action for payment or
collection of taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 270.68, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Ranum, Oliver, Betzold, Knutson and Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 1116: A bill for an act relating to courts; eliminating filing of duplicate documents; updating
the law governing court administrators; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 279.13; 485.018,
subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 357.07; and 485.018, subdivisions 1 and 4.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Olson, Neuville, Pappas, Janezich and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 1117: A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring bleacher safety; providing penalties;
appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 16B.72; and 16B.73; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16B; and 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Robling, Neuville, Olson, Hanson and Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 1118: A bill for an act relating to education tax credits; expanding type of instructors to
provide eligible services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 290.0674, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Knutson; Kelly, R.C. and Johnson, D.E. introduced--

S.F. No. 1119: A bill for an act relating to crime; providing criminal penalties for trespassing on
railroad tracks; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 609.85, subdivision 6.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Wiger; Kelly, R.C.; Hottinger; Pariseau and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 1120: A bill for an act relating to crime; defining the crimes of laser assault to include using
laser pointers to harm or distract others at places of public assembly; imposing criminal penalties;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 1121: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a swimming pool levy; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 126C.45.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Scheevel; Novak; Kleis and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 1122: A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing that intangible property does not
include gift certificates or layaway accounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 345.39,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Vickerman, Sams, Belanger, Day and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1123: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating farm equipment suppliers; providing
for warranty reimbursement; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 80F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Langseth; Stumpf; Moe, R.D.; Vickerman and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1124: A bill for an act relating to taxation; changing the taxation of agricultural property;
providing for homestead classification of agricultural property in certain instances; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 273.124, subdivisions 8 and 14; 273.13, subdivision 23; and 273.1398, subdivision
1a.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Vickerman, Hottinger, Samuelson and Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 1125: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; creating licensure for dental assistants;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 144.054, subdivision 2; 150A.01, subdivisions 5 and 8;
150A.02, subdivision 1; 150A.03, subdivision 1; 150A.05, subdivision 2, and by adding a subdivision;
150A.06, subdivisions 2a, 2b, 5, and 6; 150A.08, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8; 150A.081, subdivisions
1 and 2; 150A.09, subdivisions 1, 3, and 5; 150A.10, subdivision 2; and 214.18, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Betzold, Stumpf, Runbeck and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 1126: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; clarifying the economic loss doctrine;
providing for a comprehensive statute governing economic loss; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 604.10.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Berglin; Hottinger; Kelly, R.C.; Pappas and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 1127: A bill for an act relating to health care; establishing a charity care equity fund;
appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1128: A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for an independent
living skills training program for persons with epilepsy.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1129: A bill for an act relating to youth programs; establishing prevention grants for American
Indian youth; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1130: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying licensing and reporting
requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 245A.04, subdivisions 3a and 3b; 245A.05;
245A.08, subdivision 5; 256E.08, by adding a subdivision; and 626.556, subdivisions 10b, 10i, and 11c.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 1131: A bill for an act relating to health; increasing the medical assistance reimbursement rate
for certain dentists; permitting dental hygienists to practice certain services with limited supervision;
establishing a grant program for community clinics providing dental services; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 150A.10, subdivision 1; and 256B.76; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Neuville, Olson, Scheevel and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 1132: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a qualified economic offer in
teacher contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 122A.40, by adding a subdivision; and
122A.41, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

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

S.F. No. 1133: A bill for an act relating to state government; families and early childhood education;
kindergarten through grade 12; providing for general education; special programs; lifework development;
facilities and technology; education excellence; other programs; nutrition programs; libraries; children and
family support programs; community and systems change; prevention and intervention; self-sufficiency
and lifelong learning; state agencies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections
13.46, subdivision 2; 16B.405, subdivision 2; 119A.01; 119B.01, subdivisions 2, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16, and
17; 119B.02, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 4, and 9; 119B.04,
subdivision 1; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.061; 119B.07; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivisions
1, 3, 5, and 7; 119B.10, subdivision 1; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13; 119B.14; 119B.15; 120A.24,
subdivision 1; 121.8355, by adding a subdivision; 122A.26, by adding a subdivision; 123A.05, subdivision
2; 123A.48, subdivision 10; 123B.92, subdivision 9; 124C.55, by adding a subdivision; 124D.11,
subdivisions 1, 6, and by adding a subdivision; 124D.19, subdivision 11; 124D.22; 124D.453, subdivisions
3 and 5; 124D.454, subdivision 5; 124D.53, subdivision 3; 124D.54, subdivision 1; 124D.65, subdivision
4; 124D.86, subdivision 6; 124D.88, subdivision 3; 124D.94, subdivisions 3, 6, and 7; 125A.76,
subdivisions 1 and 4; 125A.79, subdivisions 1, 2, and by adding subdivisions; 125B.05, subdivision 3;
126C.05, subdivision 15; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, and by adding a subdivision; 126C.12; 126C.13,
subdivision 2; 126C.15; 126C.17, subdivision 5; 126C.46; 127A.45, subdivision 2; 127A.47, subdivisions
7 and 8; and 466.01, subdivision 1; Laws 1992, chapter 499, article 7, section 31, as amended; and Laws
1996, chapter 412, article 1, section 35; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
124D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 119A.04, subdivision 5; 119A.46; 119B.01,
subdivision 12a; 119B.03, subdivision 7; 119B.05, subdivision 6; 119B.075; 119B.17; 122A.31; 123B.64,
subdivisions 1, 2, 3, and 4; 123B.89; 123B.90; 123B.91; 123B.92, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 10;
124D.112; 124D.14; 124D.22; 124D.24; 124D.25; 124D.26; 124D.27; 124D.28; 124D.29; 124D.30;
124D.453, subdivision 1; 124D.65, subdivision 3; 124D.70; 124D.90; 125A.09; 125A.76, subdivision 6;
125A.77; 125A.79, subdivision 3 and 127A.41, subdivisions 8 and 9; 134.155; 136A.233; Laws 1995,
First Special Session chapter 3, article 3, section 11; Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 1,
section 62, subdivision 5; Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 2, section 51, subdivision 10;
Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 3, section 5; and article 8, section 5; and Laws 1998,
chapter 398, article 2, section 57.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1134: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; changing the effective date of a
provision allowing certain parcels to be included in certain tax increment financing districts; amending
Laws 1998, chapter 389, article 11, section 29.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Johnson, D.J.; Day; Runbeck; Johnson, D.H. and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 1135: A bill for an act relating to local government; limiting regulation and causes of action
by political subdivisions against firearms industry; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 471.633.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Krentz, Hanson, Knutson and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 1136: A bill for an act relating to education funding; providing property tax equity for school
districts; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 123B.53, subdivisions 4 and
5; 123B.54; 123B.57, subdivision 4; 123B.59, subdivisions 6 and 7; 126C.17, subdivisions 5 and 6; and
126C.40, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Kiscaden and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 1137: A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a grant program for adolescent health;
appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.