State of Minnesota


Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Seventy-Second Day


Monday, February 14, 2000


11:30 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 Foley, Hottinger and Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3039: A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating certifications of expert reviews in
certain actions against health care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 145.682.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Hottinger, Murphy and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3040: A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for clean money in certain state
elections; increasing disclosure of campaign contributions to candidates; encouraging candidates to accept
only clean money for their political campaigns; limiting campaign contributions and expenditures;
increasing public subsidies for state candidates who agree to limit the sources and amounts of
contributions to their campaigns; imposing criminal penalties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 204B.11; 211A.13; 211B.12; 211B.15, subdivision 16; 340A.404, subdivision 10;
and 353.03, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 10A.01, subdivision 1; 10A.02,
subdivisions 8, 10, 11, 12, and 13; 10A.025, subdivisions 1 and 2; 10A.071, subdivision 3; 10A.34;
10A.37; and 383B.042, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 211B;
proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, sections 10A.01, subdivisions 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 23, 25, 26, 27,
28, 29, 30, 32, 34, and 36; 10A.105; 10A.11; 10A.12; 10A.13; 10A.14; 10A.15; 10A.16; 10A.17; 10A.18;
10A.20; 10A.24; 10A.241; 10A.242; 10A.25; 10A.255; 10A.257; 10A.27; 10A.273; 10A.275; 10A.28;
10A.29; 10A.30; 10A.31; 10A.315; 10A.321; 10A.322; 10A.323; and 10A.324.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 3041: A bill for an act relating to taxation; reducing the class rate applicable to certain
agricultural property; providing for increased HACA payments to compensate local taxing districts for lost
revenues; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 273.13, subdivision 23; and 273.1398,
subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3042: A bill for an act relating to retirement; modifying the definition of "compensation" for
purposes of limitations on public employment retirement annuities; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 356.61.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3043: A bill for an act relating to education; making school safety improvements eligible for
health and safety revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 123B.57, subdivisions 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Solon and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3044: A bill for an act relating to human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 256B.431, subdivision 17.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Vickerman; Kelly, R.C.; Lourey; Samuelson and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3045: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a special levy for operational costs of
certain regional jails; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 275.70, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

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

S.F. No. 3046: A bill for an act relating to crime; clarifying that the definition of "peace officer" in the
fleeing a peace officer crime includes tribal peace officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
609.487, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Janezich and Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 3047: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to the board of
trustees of the Minnesota state colleges and universities to construct an engineering building at Itasca
community college; authorizing state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Sams, Dille and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3048: A bill for an act relating to trade regulations; regulating farm equipment manufacturers
and dealers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 325E.062, subdivision 1, and by adding
subdivisions; and 325E.063.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Lessard, Hanson and Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 3049: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for enhanced pairing cooperation and
combination aid for independent school district Nos. 318, Grand Rapids; 316, Greenway; and 319,
Nashwauk-Keewatin; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Lessard; Moe, R.D.; Stumpf and Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 3050: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for minimum secondary and
elementary sparsity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 126C.10, by adding subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Sams, Larson, Murphy, Stumpf and Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 3051: A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding for increased tuition
subsidies for farm business management programs; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Flynn introduced--

S.F. No. 3052: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending the deadline for applications for certain
urban revitalization and stabilization zone tax benefits; amending Laws 1995, chapter 255, article 3,
section 2, subdivision 1, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 3053: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to better public
land and other public improvements of a capital nature; authorizing issuance of state bonds; appropriating
money for landscaping and historic lighting and railing in the gateway/trunk highway No. 5 entrance area
in the city of St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Samuelson, Pogemiller, Kiscaden and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 3054: A bill for an act relating to state government; adjusting certain appropriation amounts to
reflect the November 1999 forecast of state revenue and expenditures for human services, kindergarten
through grade 12 education, and family and early childhood education; appropriating money; amending
Laws 1999, chapter 205, article 1, section 71, subdivisions 3, 7, and 9; article 2, section 4, subdivision 3;
article 4, section 12, subdivision 5, 6, and 7; chapter 241, article 1, section 68, subdivisions 2, 4, and 5;
article 2, section 60, subdivisions 7, 12, 13, 14, and 17; article 3, section 3, subdivision 2; article 4, section
27, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, and 5; article 5, section 18, subdivisions 5 and 6; and article 6, section 14,
subdivisions 2, 3, 4, and 5; and chapter 245, article 1, sections 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kiscaden, Samuelson and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 3055: A bill for an act relating to health plans; regulating contract stacking; providing a
remedy; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 62Q.74, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Hanson, Ring and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 3056: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing issuance of bonds;
appropriating money for capital repairs to the building headquarters of the north metro wildlife section in
the Carlos Avery wildlife management area.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Price, Pogemiller, Pappas, Krentz and Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 3057: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for a metropolitan
magnet school grant; authorizing state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 124D.88, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Solon introduced--

S.F. No. 3058: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; authorizing local governments to vary
speed limit plus or minus five miles per hour on certain roads, streets, or highways, and to request
variances from engineering standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 169.14, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Junge, Scheid and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 3059: A bill for an act relating to education; increasing the crime-related costs levy; amending
the uses of the levy proceeds; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 126C.44.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Robertson and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3060: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner to develop
proposals to provide respite care for family adult foster care providers.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3061: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating a separate state program for
families that include individuals with permanent disabilities or special needs children; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256J.52, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 256J.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3062: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating a noncash assistance program for
families that include a child with special needs; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256J.49,
subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256J.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Cohen, Spear, Pappas, Anderson and Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 3063: A bill for an act relating to firearms; prohibiting a person from transferring a pistol or
semiautomatic military-style assault weapon at a gun show without first conducting a background check
on the transferee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 624.7132, subdivision 12.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3064: A bill for an act relating to local government; clarifying that the town of Silver may
elect to join the Moose Lake area fire protection district in whole but not in part; authorizing issuance of
equipment certificates by the fire protection district; amending Laws 1987, chapter 402, section 2,
subdivisions 1, 4, and 5.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3065: A bill for an act relating to crime; increasing penalties for persons who cause a fatal hit
and run accident while driving recklessly or while impaired; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections
609.20; and 609.21, subdivisions 1 and 3.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 3066: A bill for an act relating to transportation; creating a right-of-way acquisition loan fund;
specifying uses for the fund; providing for transfers to the fund; appropriating money; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 3067: A bill for an act relating to transportation; creating an overpass improvement fund;
specifying uses for the fund; providing for transfers to the fund; establishing an advisory committee;
appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 3068: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying requirements for payment of
expenses for petitions for special purpose districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 115.22.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 3069: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing service credit for certain military
service; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 352.27.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Frederickson, Sams, Vickerman and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3070: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing certain requirements and enforcement
procedures for agricultural contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 17.90, by adding a
subdivision; and 17.91; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Ring, Krentz and Frederickson introduced--

S.F. No. 3071: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing expenditure of appropriated
money for certain seminars and conferences; clarifying certain prohibitions related to the operation of
snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles, and motorboats; modifying composition of the outdoor recreation
system; modifying disposition of certain receipts; designating a migratory waterfowl refuge; modifying
certain rulemaking authority; eliminating trawling fees; providing for acquisition of critical aquatic habitat;
modifying commissioner's authority to remove rough fish; modifying minnow retailer and turtle license
provisions; clarifying forfeiture procedure; modifying mineral land provisions; increasing project amount
for security in place of bonds; granting legislative approval for certain water usage; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 9.071; 86A.04; 86B.331, subdivision 1; 93.05; 93.055; 93.14; 93.15; 93.16; 93.17;
93.193, subdivision 1; 93.21; 93.22; 93.25, subdivisions 1 and 2; 93.26; 93.27; 93.28; 93.285, subdivisions
2 and 3; 93.335, subdivision 1; 93.43; 97A.095, by adding a subdivision; 97A.405, subdivision 3;
97A.475, subdivision 30; 97C.041; 97C.501, subdivisions 1 and 2; and 97C.605, subdivisions 1 and 2;
Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 84.91, subdivision 1; 97A.065, subdivision 2; 169.1217,
subdivision 7a; 290.431; 290.432; and 574.264, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapters 84; 93; and 97C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 93.07; 93.08; 93.09; 93.10;
93.11; 93.12; 93.13; 93.18; 93.19; 93.191; 93.192; 93.202; 93.23; 93.24; 93.283; 93.285, subdivisions 4
and 5; 93.30; 93.31; 93.32; 93.335, subdivisions 4 and 5; 93.34, subdivisions 1 and 3; 93.351; 93.352;
93.353; 93.354; 93.355; 93.356; 93.357; 93.37; 93.38; 93.39; 93.42; and 97B.312.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Kiscaden, Scheevel and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 3072: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate adjustment for a 103-bed
nursing facility located in Rochester; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.434, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Hottinger, Ziegler, Frederickson, Day and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 3073: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for phase II of the renovation and restoration of the indoor and outdoor student athletic facilities at
Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Krentz, Scheid, Lourey, Frederickson and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3074: A bill for an act relating to education; requiring notice to parents and employees where
a school district plans to use certain pesticides; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 123B.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Kleis; Day; Kelly, R.C.; Krentz and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 3075: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VIII, by
adding a section; providing for removal and replacement of elected officials who move from their districts.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senators Lesewski, Scheevel, Sams, Fischbach and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3076: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing meeting provisions and duties of the
board of grain standards; changing certain fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 17B.07; and
17B.12; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 17B.15, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Lesewski, Ziegler, Hanson, Vickerman and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3077: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing the scope of the value-added
agricultural product processing and marketing grant program; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
17.101, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

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

S.F. No. 3078: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds for the construction of improvements to the Spirit Mountain recreation authority; appropriating
money.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

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

S.F. No. 3079: A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for facilities for a
domestic abuse intervention program in northeastern Minnesota.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 3080: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds for designing, constructing, and equipping a multipurpose recreation complex; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

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

S.F. No. 3081: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of state
bonds for the construction of improvements to the Fond du Lac area water and sanitary sewer service;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

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

S.F. No. 3082: A bill for an act relating to the city of Duluth; authorizing the city council to establish or
grant additional powers to a human rights commission.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Kinkel introduced--

S.F. No. 3083: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing a process for the accelerated
acquisition of critical shoreland habitat; authorizing the sale of state bonds; appropriating money;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Knutson, Oliver and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3084: A bill for an act relating to taxation; reducing the passenger automobile registration tax
after the first year; eliminating June accelerated payments for sales, liquor, and cigarette and tobacco taxes;
eliminating the payment and refund requirements for sales of exempt capital equipment; exempting sales
to political subdivisions of the state from the sales tax; providing that certain sales of fruit and fruit
products, vegetables, and milk and milk products are exempt from sales tax; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 168.013, subdivision 1a; 297A.01, subdivision 3; 297A.2572;
297A.2573; 297A.47; and 297F.09, subdivisions 1 and 2; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections
289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivision 4; 289A.56, subdivision 4; and 297A.25, subdivision 11;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 289A.60, subdivision 15; 297F.09, subdivision 6; and
297G.09, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 297A.15, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Knutson, Neuville, Kiscaden, Lesewski and Robling introduced--

S.F. No. 3085: A bill for an act relating to commerce; protecting the privacy of financial data;
enhancing federal requirements and providing state enforcement; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 45.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Ziegler, Vickerman, Lesewski and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3086: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for the continuation of a
pseudorabies control program; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Larson and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3087: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for acquisition and development
of land for dog field trials; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 84.029, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Pariseau, Dille, Sams, Day and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 3088: A bill for an act relating to taxation; extending the time for filing for 1999 agricultural
assistance aid; amending Laws 1999, chapter 112, sections 1, subdivisions 2 and 7; and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Sams, Kiscaden, Ring, Stevens and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3089: A bill for an act relating to health occupations; permitting an additional pharmacy
technician in a pharmacy if the technician is nationally certified; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 151.102, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 3090: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for the stream
maintenance grant program.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

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

S.F. No. 3091: A bill for an act relating to taxation; recodifying the sales and use tax laws; making
style and form and clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 37.13; 115A.69,
subdivision 6; 116A.25; 289A.31, subdivision 7; 360.035; 458A.09; 458A.30; 458D.23; 469.127; 473.448;
473.545; and 473.608, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 469.101, subdivision
2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 297A.01; 297A.02; 297A.022; 297A.023; 297A.03; 297A.04; 297A.041; 297A.06; 297A.065;
297A.07; 297A.09; 297A.10; 297A.11; 297A.12; 297A.13; 297A.135; 297A.14; 297A.141; 297A.15;
297A.16; 297A.17; 297A.18; 297A.21; 297A.211; 297A.213; 297A.22; 297A.23; 297A.24; 297A.25;
297A.2531; 297A.2545; 297A.255; 297A.256; 297A.2571; 297A.2572; 297A.2573; 297A.259; 297A.26;
297A.28; 297A.33, subdivision 2; 297A.44, subdivision 1; 297A.46; 297A.47; and 297A.48.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Oliver, Belanger, Larson, Cohen and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3092: A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating certain disclosures; specifying the
license term and fees of a managing general agent; regulating securities broker-dealers and investment
advisors; authorizing the commissioner to withdraw certain inactive registration applications; extending a
real estate continuing education pilot project; regulating the contractor recovery fund; making collection
agencies responsible for the acts of collectors; providing standards of conduct for notarial acts; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 45.027, subdivision 7a; 60H.03, by adding a subdivision; 60K.03,
subdivision 4; 80A.04, subdivisions 2 and 3; 80A.07, subdivision 1; 80A.10, subdivision 2; 80C.05,
subdivision 4; 80C.07; 82.22, subdivision 13; 82A.04, subdivision 4, and by adding a subdivision; 82B.14;
83.23, by adding a subdivision; and 326.975, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section
80A.15, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 332; and 359.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Higgins introduced--

S.F. No. 3093: A bill for an act relating to bicycles; authorizing local units of government to require
purchasers of impounded bicycles to register them as a condition of the sale; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, section 168C.13, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Scheid; Johnson, D.J. and Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3094: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing that sales of patent drawings and
documents for certain purposes are exempt from sales and use tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ourada and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3095: A bill for an act relating to occupational safety; providing that the next of kin of a
deceased employee can participate in procedures related to citations; providing for a presumptive penalty
for violations related to the death of an employee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 182.651,
subdivision 22; 182.661, subdivision 1; and 182.666, subdivision 2, and by adding a subdivision.

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

Senators Pappas, Kleis, Belanger, Larson and Piper introduced--

S.F. No. 3096: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; prohibiting weight training equipment in
state correctional facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 243.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Spear, Kleis, Knutson and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 3097: A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing creation of a fugitive apprehension
unit in the department of corrections; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 241.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Olson; Moe, R.D.; Hanson; Scheevel and Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 3098: A bill for an act relating to education; reinstating funding for secondary vocational
education; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 124D.453,
subdivision 3; Laws 1999, chapter 241, article 3, section 3, subdivision 2; repealing Laws 1999, chapter
241, article 3, section 5.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Lesewski; Ourada; Johnson, D.E.; Murphy and Zielger introduced--

S.F. No. 3099: A bill for an act relating to state agencies; transferring responsibilities from
transportation regulation board to commissioner of transportation; making technical and clarifying
changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 174.02, subdivisions 4 and 5; 174.10, subdivisions
1, 3, and 4; 174A.02, subdivisions 1 and 2; 174A.04; and 219.402; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement,
sections 174A.02, subdivision 4; 174A.06; and 221.031, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 174A.01; 174A.02, subdivision 5; 174A.03; 174A.05; 219.383; 219.558; 219.559; 219.56;
219.681; 219.69; 219.691; 219.692; 219.695; 219.70; 219.71; 219.741; 219.743; 219.751; 219.755;
219.85; 219.97; and 222.633; Minnesota Rules, part 8850.6900.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Frederickson, Lessard, Krentz, Pariseau and Laidig introduced--

S.F. No. 3100: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying provisions for designating
experimental waters; modifying provisions for fishing contests; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 97C.001, subdivision 1; and 97C.081, subdivisions 2, 3, and by adding subdivisions.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Stumpf, Sams, Langseth, Vickerman and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3101: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing an agricultural land set aside and
payment program; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Marty and Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3102: A bill for an act relating to ethics in government; requiring electronic filing of certain
reports to the campaign finance and public disclosure board and publication of reports on the board's web
site; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 10A.02, subdivision 11a; 10A.04,
subdivision 1; 10A.05; 10A.09, subdivision 3; and 10A.20, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Election Laws.

Senators Wiener, Pariseau, Belanger, Murphy and Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3103: A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a diversionary assistance pilot
project; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3104: A bill for an act relating to education; prohibiting an expelled student from participating
in the enrollment options program during the term of the expulsion; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 124D.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3105: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating an option for MinnesotaCare
eligible families with children to purchase employer-subsidized insurance; proposing coding for new law
in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256L.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3106: A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring that the food portion of the MFIP
grant be available at the same time as the MFIP cash assistance grant.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 3107: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions for family and adult
self-sufficiency; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256D.425, subdivision 1; 256J.39,
subdivision 2; 256J.42, by adding a subdivision; 256J.48, by adding a subdivision; 256J.49, subdivisions 2,
13, and by adding a subdivision; 256J.50, subdivisions 5, 10, and 11; 256J.52, subdivisions 2 and 6; and
256K.03, subdivision 5; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 256.019; 256.98, subdivision 8;
256J.08, subdivision 55a; 256J.21, subdivision 2; 256J.24, subdivision 2; 256J.32, subdivision 4; 256J.42,
subdivision 1; 256J.45, subdivisions 1 and 2; 256J.46, subdivision 1; 256J.52, subdivision 5a; 256J.56; and
256J.62, subdivision 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256J.08, subdivision 50a; 256J.42,
subdivision 3; and 256J.49, subdivision 11; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 256J.42,
subdivisions 4 and 5; and 256J.43.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lesewski, Limmer, Anderson, Kinkel and Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 3108: A bill for an act relating to corrections; regulating telephone access of persons
restrained in local and state correctional facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 481.10.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Lesewski, Belanger, Ziegler, Langseth and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3109: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing for homestead status in the case
of certain property owned by a trustee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 273.124, by adding a
subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Frederickson, Berg, Stumpf, Day and Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3110: A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing certain shareholders of family
farm corporations and partnerships to reside off homestead property; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 273.124, subdivisions 8 and 14.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

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

S.F. No. 3111: A bill for an act relating to human services; defining a mental health professional for the
purpose of medical assistance coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 148B.32, subdivision
1; and 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Piper, Betzold, Ranum, Knutson and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3112: A bill for an act relating to children; providing for data classification for the community
action, Head Start, and foodshelf programs; modifying provisions of child care programs; modifying
program plan submission requirement for learning readiness programs; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 119A.376, by adding a subdivision; 119A.44, by adding a subdivision; 119A.50; and
124D.16, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 119B.011, subdivision 15; and
119B.03, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Knutson and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 3113: A bill for an act relating to crime; clarifying the definition of "prior conviction" for the
purposes of the law authorizing enhanced penalties for dangerous and repeat felony offenders; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 609.1095, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Knutson, Neuville, Fischbach and Limmer introduced--

S.F. No. 3114: A bill for an act relating to crime; adding theft of a firearm and receiving a stolen
firearm as predicate offenses for the mandatory minimum law; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
609.11, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Vickerman, Krentz, Dille, Stevens and Price introduced--

S.F. No. 3115: A bill for an act relating to the environment; requiring public notice before sewage
treatment systems or wastewater treatment facilities are approved; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 115.03, subdivision 5a; 115.55, by adding a subdivision; and 115.58, subdivision 2; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 3116: A bill for an act relating to creditors' remedies; regulating garnishments, executions,
and levies; revising forms; regulating service; defining terms; providing notification; increasing the dollar
amount of attorneys' execution levies; making various housekeeping and technical changes; amending
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 550.051, subdivision 1; 550.136, subdivision 6; 550.143, subdivisions 3,
7, and 8; 551.01; 551.04, subdivisions 4, 6, and 9; 551.05, subdivisions 1a and 5; 551.06, subdivisions 9
and 10; 571.72, subdivision 2; 571.74; 571.75, subdivision 2; 571.82, subdivision 1; 571.912; 571.914,
subdivision 2; 571.921; and 571.925; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 551.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Hottinger, Kiscaden, Sams, Samuelson and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3117: A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying reporting requirements for
health-related boards; changing membership requirements for the health professionals services program
committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 147.01, subdivision 4; 148B.04, subdivision 4;
148B.285, subdivision 3; 214.07; 214.10, subdivision 8; and 214.32, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes
1999 Supplement, section 148.691, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Kiscaden, Stumpf, Larson, Murphy and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3118: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money to the board of trustees of
the Minnesota state colleges and universities for tuition waivers for employees of certain health care and
human services providers.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Cohen, Hottinger, Higgins, Kinkel and Anderson introduced--

S.F. No. 3119: A bill for an act relating to courts; authorizing court reporters in certain judicial districts
to organize under the Public Employment Labor Relations Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, sections 179A.03, subdivision 14; and 179A.101, subdivisions 1 and 2.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Hanson, Vickerman, Dille and Scheevel introduced--

S.F. No. 3120: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; allowing the commissioner of agriculture to
establish alternative term expiration dates for members of the dairy research and promotion council;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 17.54, subdivision 13.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3121: A bill for an act relating to the environment; providing a grant to the city of St. Paul for
environmental response at the Pigs Eye landfill; canceling bonding authorization; authorizing state bonds;
appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3122: A bill for an act relating to vending machines; clarifying where tobacco products may
be sold from vending machines; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 461.18, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

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

S.F. No. 3123: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to construct law
enforcement training facilities and a firefighting training facility; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Scheid, Pogemiller, Pappas, Krentz and Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 3124: A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding voluntary interdistrict
integration efforts; creating start-up aid for metropolitan magnet schools; modifying funding recipients for
capital projects for the West Metro Education Program; fully funding integration aid; authorizing state
bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 124D.88, by adding
subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 124D.86, subdivision 3; Laws 1999, chapter
241, article 2, section 60, subdivision 17.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Anderson; Wiger; Kelley, S.P. and Johnson D.J. introduced--

S.F. No. 3125: A bill for an act relating to criminal justice information systems technology; changing
the membership of the criminal and juvenile justice information policy group; creating a data group to
assist the policy group; authorizing the purchase and distribution of criminal justice technology
infrastructure improvements; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 299C.65,
subdivision 1, and by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 299C.65,
subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Hottinger, Terwilliger and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3126: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the Minnesota Utilization Review Act;
modifying definition of practice of medicine; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 62M.09,
subdivision 6, and by adding a subdivision; and 147.081, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, sections 62M.09, subdivision 3; and 62M.10, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 3127: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; expanding eligibility for ethanol producer
payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 41A.09, subdivision 3a; Laws 1999, chapter 231,
section 11, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

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

S.F. No. 3128: A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for an Achievement Plus
facility in independent school district No. 625, St. Paul.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Murphy; Knutson; Johnson, D.J.; Vickerman and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3129: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a direct sales tax exemption for materials
and supplies used to construct certain correctional facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 297A.25, subdivision 11; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.15,
subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Hottinger; Vickerman; Janezich and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3130: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing catalyst grants to promote
Internet access in rural Minnesota; appropriating money.

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

Senators Stumpf, Stevens, Lourey, Price and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 3131: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; designating certain wildlife management
areas; adding land to certain state forests; providing for all-terrain vehicle use in certain wildlife
management areas; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 97A.135, subdivision 2a; proposing coding
for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Lesewski and Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 3132: A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing funding for the
e-Business Institute; appropriating money.

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

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3133: A bill for an act relating to health; extending the application deadline for essential
community provider status for a facility providing culturally competent health care; modifying termination
and renewal of designation as an essential community provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 62Q.19, subdivisions 2 and 6.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Anderson and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3134: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; providing that presentence investigations
may be conducted only after a guilty plea or conviction; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
609.115, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Pogemiller; Johnson, D.E.; Terwilliger and Betzold introduced--

S.F. No. 3135: A bill for an act relating to retirement; providing for an additional postretirement asset
distribution for the Minneapolis police relief association; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
423B.01; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 423B.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senator Ziegler introduced--

S.F. No. 3136: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain cemetery upkeep
services; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ziegler and Day introduced--

S.F. No. 3137: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing funding for accessibility and security
improvements at Farmamerica - Minnesota's Agricultural Interpretive Center; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Wiger; Metzen; Johnson, D.E.; Runbeck and Stevens introduced--

S.F. No. 3138: A bill for an act relating to veterans; making technical changes regarding duties of the
commissioner of veterans affairs; extending the agent orange information and assistance program to
include other veterans and other chemicals; repealing obsolete language; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 196.05, subdivision 1; 196.052; 196.19; 196.20; 196.21, subdivisions 2, 3 and 4; 196.22;
196.23; 196.24, subdivisions 1 and 2; 196.26; 197.04; 197.05; 197.06; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998,
sections 197.01; 197.02; and 197.49; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 196.27.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

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

S.F. No. 3139: A bill for an act relating to veterans homes; providing sales tax rebates are not income
for the support test for residents; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 198.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Vickerman, Krentz, Lessard and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 3140: A bill for an act relating to the environment; providing reimbursement for the removal
of certain petroleum storage tanks used for agricultural purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Hottinger, Lourey, Robling, Terwilliger and Moe, R.D. introduced--

S.F. No. 3141: A bill for an act relating to children and families; creating a state prevention council;
appropriating money for home visiting programs; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 119C.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Scheid, Robertson, Knutson, Krentz and Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 3142: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing intermediate school districts to sell
and issue bonds under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 136D.281,
subdivision 4; 136D.741, subdivision 4; and 136D.88, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Langseth introduced--

S.F. No. 3143: A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing the board of trustees of the Minnesota
state colleges and universities to construct a campus security building and lease state property at Moorhead
state university.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3144: A bill for an act relating to housing; regulating the urban Indian housing program;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 462A.07, subdivision 15.

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

Senators Oliver and Robertson introduced--

S.F. No. 3145: A bill for an act relating to newspapers; providing priority for official publication for a
public body to a newspaper with either a known office of issue or a secondary office; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 331A.04, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 331A.04,
subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Solon, Ring, Limmer, Ranum and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3146: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to improve the
Gillette children's hospital in Ramsey county; authorizing the sale of state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lessard; Krentz; Moe, R.D.; Kinkel and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3147: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; increasing in lieu of tax payments to local
governments; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 477A.12; and 477A.14.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3148: A bill for an act relating to planning and zoning; extending the time for decision on
conditional use permits; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 394.301, subdivision 2; and
462.3595, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 3149: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money and authorizing
bonds for the Central Lakes trail.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Larson, Stumpf, Kierlin, Solon and Wiener introduced--

S.F. No. 3150: A bill for an act relating to higher education; increasing the higher education facilities
authority bonding authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 136A.29, subdivision 9.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 3151: A bill for an act relating to nursing homes; exempting volunteer service in nursing home
beauty shops; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Larson introduced--

S.F. No. 3152: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; authorizing the
board of trustees of the Minnesota state colleges and universities to make capital improvements to Fergus
Falls community college; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3153: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and franchise; providing a telecommuting
credit for employers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Ranum; Neuville; Johnson, D.J. and Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3154: A bill for an act relating to public defense; authorizing access to various criminal and
juvenile justice databases for purposes of criminal defense; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections
299C.147, subdivisions 2 and 3; 299C.46, subdivision 3, and by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes
1999 Supplement, section 299C.095, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 611.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Hanson, Ring, Foley and Kelley, S.P. introduced--

S.F. No. 3155: A bill for an act relating to education; amending graduation standards; amending
implementation of the profile of learning; amending graduation rules; adjusting length of school year;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 120B.03, subdivision 2, and by adding subdivisions; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 120A.41; and 120B.03, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Berglin, Samuelson, Solon, Ring and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3156: A bill for an act relating to health; providing patient protections; requiring coverage for
medical clinical trials; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 62D.17, subdivision 1; 62J.38;
62Q.56; and 62Q.58; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 45.027, subdivision 6; proposing
coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senators Berglin, Ring, Samuelson, Robertson and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 3157: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating an employer-subsidized health
coverage program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Lesewski; Vickerman; Stevens; Johnson, D.E. and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3158: A bill for an act relating to courts; clarifying when fine and fee transfers occur and what
proceeds apply.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Metzen and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3159: A bill for an act relating to statutes of limitations; waiving limitations on actions for
compensation initiated by December 31, 2010, by persons forced to perform labor between 1929 and 1945
by the governments of Germany or Japan, their allies or sympathizers, or entities transacting business in
Germany or Japan, or areas controlled by their governments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 541.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Neuville and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3160: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; combining responsibility for all driver
education programs with commissioner of public safety; regulating satisfactions of judgment on
automobile liability claims; allowing drivers' license to be renewed within five years of expiration without
written examination; abolishing ignition interlock pilot program; making clarifying and technical changes;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 171.183, subdivision 1; and 171.27; Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, sections 169.974, subdivision 2; and 171.05, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes
1998, section 171.305; Minnesota Rules, parts 7409.3700; 7409.3710; 7409.3720; 7409.3730; 7409.3740;
7409.3750; 7409.3760; and 7409.3770.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Kiscaden; Moe, R.D.; Hottinger; Vickerman and Samuelson introduced--

S.F. No. 3161: A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions for health care purchasing
alliances; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 62T.03; 62T.05; 62T.06, subdivisions 1 and 2; and
62T.11; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 62T.04; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota
Statutes, chapter 62T; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 62T.13.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Johnson, D.E.; Oliver; Day and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3162: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; increasing filing fee for vehicle transactions;
making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 168.33, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3163: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees retirement association;
authorizing certain former employees to apply for disability benefits.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Scheid, Wiger, Hanson, Langseth and Janezich introduced--

S.F. No. 3164: A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing additional general education
revenue for intervention programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
126C.10, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Scheevel, Janezich, Wiger, Neuville and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 3165: A bill for an act relating to education; modifying debt service equalization program;
modifying certain capital loan provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 123B.53, by adding
subdivisions; 126C.63, subdivision 7, and by adding a subdivision; 126C.69, subdivisions 3, 10, 11, 12,
13, and 15; 126C.71, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision; and 475.53, subdivision 4; Minnesota
Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 123B.53, subdivisions 4 and 6; 126C.63, subdivision 8; and 126C.69,
subdivisions 2 and 9.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Scheevel, Kiscaden, Kierlin and Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3166: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and buildings and other public improvements of a capital nature; making a grant to the
city of Lanesboro for a theater and arts center; authorizing issuance of bonds; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Pariseau, Metzen, Knutson, Belanger and Murphy introduced--

S.F. No. 3167: A bill for an act relating to Dakota county; authorizing the county to appoint an
additional member to its personnel board of appeals; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections
383D.30, subdivision 1; and 383D.31.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Johnson, D.E.; Langseth; Sams; Day and Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 3168: A bill for an act relating to bridges; authorizing payment of preliminary engineering
costs from the town bridge account; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 161.082, subdivision 2a.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Kiscaden, Knutson, Wiener, Hottinger and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3169: A bill for an act relating to family law; providing for parenting plans; changing certain
terminology; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 15.87; 119A.37; 124D.23,
subdivision 8; 256L.01, subdivision 3a; 257.541; 257.75, subdivision 3; 257A.01, subdivision 2; 257A.03,
subdivision 2; 480.30, subdivision 1; 494.015, subdivision 1; 517.08, subdivision 1c; 518.003, subdivision
3, and by adding a subdivision; 518.131, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 7, and by adding a subdivision; 518.156;
518.157, subdivisions 1 and 3; 518.165, subdivision 1; 518.175, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 5, 6, and 8;
518.1751; 518.176, subdivision 2; 518.177; 518.179, subdivision 1; 518.18; 518.612; 518.619, subdivision
1; 518.68, subdivisions 1 and 2; 518B.01, subdivisions 4, 6, and 8; 519.11, subdivision 1a; 609.26,
subdivision 2; 629.341, subdivision 3; and 631.52, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement,
sections 119A.45; 257.66, subdivision 3; 494.03; 518.155; 518.165, subdivision 2; 518.178; 518.551,
subdivision 5; and 609.26, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
518.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Lessard, Hanson, Langseth and Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3170: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying a library project levy; amending Laws
1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 8, section 4, as amended.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Anderson and Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3171: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing spending to acquire and
to better public land and other public improvements of a capital nature; authorizing issuance of state
bonds; appropriating money to relocate and extend Pierce Butler Avenue in the city of St. Paul, and for
right-of-way purchase.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Johnson, D.H.; Foley; Belanger; Knutson and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3172: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; amending the DWI vehicle forfeiture law
as it pertains to lessors and secured parties; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section
169.1217, subdivisions 7 and 9.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Lessard, Samuelson and Novak introduced--

S.F. No. 3173: A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a
section to article XI; dedicating the sales tax receipts equal to a sales tax of one-eighth of one percent on
taxable sales for natural resource purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Lessard introduced--

S.F. No. 3174: A bill for an act relating to public lands; modifying a land conveyance in Itasca county;
amending Laws 1999, chapter 161, section 30.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3175: A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the authority to establish a
housing improvement area; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 428A.11, by adding subdivisions;
428A.13, subdivisions 1 and 3; 428A.14, subdivision 1; 428A.15; 428A.16; 428A.17; and 428A.19;
repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 428A.21.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Dille, Foley, Samuelson and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3176: A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

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

S.F. No. 3177: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the issuance of bonds for
the construction of improvements to the Duluth/North Shore sanitary district; appropriating money.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3178: A bill for an act relating to public safety; continuing certain rule authority of
commissioner of public safety; changing per diem payments to members of the board of private detectives
and protective agents; requiring changes in rules regarding training programs; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 299A.01, by adding a subdivision; 326.33, subdivision 6; and 326.3361,
subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Metzen introduced--

S.F. No. 3179: A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing commissioner of public safety to
award public safety grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 299A.01, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3180: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; allowing business access to driver's license
photograph under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 171.07, subdivision 1a.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senator Foley introduced--

S.F. No. 3181: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees police and fire retirement plan;
city of Anoka; authorizing retirement coverage for certain fire marshals who formerly were firefighters.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Ziegler, Stevens and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3182: A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money and authorizing
bonds for clean water grants and public water accesses.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Price, Laidig and Krentz introduced--

S.F. No. 3183: A bill for an act relating to Washington county; increasing its housing and
redevelopment authority to seven members.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Frederickson, Stumpf, Robertson and Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 3184: A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; modifying school bus transportation,
driver's license endorsement, and school bus driver training provisions; clarifying statutory language;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 123B.90, subdivision 1; 169.448, subdivision 3; 171.02,
subdivision 2; 171.06, subdivision 2; and 171.321; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections
123B.90, subdivision 2; and 123B.91, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Ranum, Pogemiller and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 3185: A bill for an act relating to education; providing for airport runway impact pupil unit aid
for independent school district No. 280, Richfield.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Robling, Ourada, Day and Johnson, D.H. introduced--

S.F. No. 3186: A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting the commissioner of
transportation from spending state funds for commuter rail unless the funds have been appropriated by law
specifically for those purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 174.88.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Hanson, Samuelson, Fischbach and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3187: A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing issuance of special license plates
supporting adoption; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter
168.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Lourey, Anderson, Piper and Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 3188: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; regulating the use of genetically modified
organisms; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 18F.01; and 18F.02, subdivisions 2a, 5, and by
adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 18F.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Foley and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3189: A bill for an act relating to crime; modifying the limitations period for kidnapping;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 628.26.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Foley and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3190: A bill for an act relating to crime prevention; requiring offenders with prior predatory
offenses who commit designated offenses to register under the predatory offender registration law;
proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 243.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Foley and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3191: A bill for an act relating to crime; lengthening the limitations period for kidnapping;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 628.26.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Foley and Lourey introduced--

S.F. No. 3192: A bill for an act relating to crime; eliminating the limitations period for kidnapping
offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 628.26.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Olson introduced--

S.F. No. 3193: A bill for an act relating to retirement; public employees retirement association;
authorizing the purchase of service credit for a period of Hennepin county employment for which
deductions were withheld but not deposited.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Olson and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3194: A bill for an act relating to water quality cooperatives; repealing their authority to exist
and operate; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 115.58; 308A.101, subdivision 3; and 308A.201,
subdivision 15.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senators Scheevel and Sams introduced--

S.F. No. 3195: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; changing certain penalties for adulteration of
dairy products; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 32.21, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senators Neuville, Kleis and Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 3196: A bill for an act relating to crime; criminal justice information systems technology;
changing the membership of the criminal and juvenile justice information policy group; authorizing the
purchase and distribution of criminal justice technology infrastructure improvements; appropriating
money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 299C.65, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision;
and Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 299C.65, subdivisions 2 and 8.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senators Knutson and Kiscaden introduced--

S.F. No. 3197: A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; requiring telephone solicitors to
register with the secretary of state; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

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

S.F. No. 3198: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for a special nursing facility rate
adjustment process for facilities that downsize or close; requiring budget neutrality; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Fischbach, Stevens, Dille, Kiscaden and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3199: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions in long-term care;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 256B.411, subdivision 2; and 256B.431, subdivisions 1, 3a,
10, 11, 16, 18, 21, 22, and 25; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 256B.0913, subdivision 5;
256B.431, subdivisions 17 and 26; and 256B.434, subdivisions 3 and 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 256B.03, subdivision 2; 256B.431, subdivisions 2, 2a, 2f, 2h, 2m, 2p, 2q, 3, 3b, 3d, 3h, 3j,
4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 12, and 24; 256B.48, subdivision 9; 256B.50, subdivision 3; and 256B.74, subdivision 3.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3200: A bill for an act relating to human services; creating noncash assistance programs;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256J.52, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement,
section 256J.52, subdivisions 4 and 5a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters
119B; and 256J.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Berglin introduced--

S.F. No. 3201: A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying expenditure requirements for
certain alternative care pilot projects; modifying the expiration date for alternative care pilot projects.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senators Betzold, Ranum and Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 3202: A bill for an act relating to probate; providing for a study of the guardianship and
conservatorship system.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.