State of Minnesota


Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Eighty-Second Day


Friday, March 3, 2000


12:00 Noon


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


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

Senator Cohen introduced--

S.F. No. 3714: A bill for an act relating to firearms; prohibiting mass purchases of pistols or
semiautomatic military-style assault weapons under most circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, sections 624.7131, subdivisions 4 and 6; and 624.7132, subdivisions 5 and 9.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Ring introduced--

S.F. No. 3715: A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing a facility's property-related
payment rate to reflect bed decertification; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 256B.434, by
adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

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

S.F. No. 3716: A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing the use of dogs to take bear;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 97B.205; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 97B.

Referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3717: A bill for an act relating to education finance; replacing marginal cost funding with
declining pupil aid; making equity revenue equal for metropolitan and greater Minnesota school districts;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 126C.10, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, sections 126C.05, subdivision 5; and 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 24, 25, 26, and 27; repealing
Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 28.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3718: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; exempting certain vehicles and engines
used by interstate carriers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.211, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Runbeck introduced--

S.F. No. 3719: A bill for an act relating to education; extending the refurbished computer program;
appropriating money; amending Laws 1997, First Special Session chapter 4, article 9, section 8.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senator Day introduced--

S.F. No. 3720: A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for transfer to the
transportation revolving loan fund; appropriating money to the commissioner of transportation for state
trunk highways; establishing an intergovernmental cooperative facilities loan fund; proposing coding for
new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Robling and Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3721: A bill for an act relating to government data practices; providing for sharing certain data
on individuals who complete adult basic education programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections
124D.52, by adding a subdivision; and 270B.14, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 268.19.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Senators Wiener and Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 3722: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to the board of
regents to design and construct an addition to the law school; authorizing state bonds.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Kleis, Knutson and Ziegler introduced--

S.F. No. 3723: A bill for an act relating to the legislature; defining which members are subject to the
legislators' retirement law; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3A.

Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

Senator Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3724: A bill for an act relating to child protection; expanding training requirements for child
abuse professionals; requiring child protection services to consider the risks to children who live in homes
with an adult who is not biologically related to them; increasing the felony penalty for child endangerment;
imposing a mandatory minimum sentence for felony child endangerment; amending Minnesota Statutes
1998, section 609.378, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 626.556, subdivision
10e; and 626.559, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Crime Prevention.

Senator Ziegler introduced--

S.F. No. 3725: A bill for an act relating to agriculture; clarifying the scope of certain regulation of
wholesale produce dealers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 27.01, subdivision 8, and by
adding a subdivision; and 27.19, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

Senator Kleis introduced--

S.F. No. 3726: A bill for an act relating to taxation; increasing local government aid paid to certain
towns in calendar year 2000 only.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.