State of Minnesota


Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Eighty-Third Day


Monday, March 6, 2000


10:00 A.M.


TWELFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS

Introduction and First Reading of Senate Bills


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

Senators Higgins and Flynn introduced--

S.F. No. 3727: A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; establishing a task force to study
legislative proposals relating to metropolitan government structure and to make recommendations by
January 1, 2001.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3728: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a property tax exemption for private
aircraft storage hangars on leased land; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 272.01, subdivision 2;
and 273.19, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Scheid introduced--

S.F. No. 3729: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a property tax exemption for private
aircraft storage hangars on leased land; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 272.01, subdivision 2;
and 273.19, subdivision 1.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3730: A bill for an act relating to public finance; exempting certain bonds from the definition
of business subsidy; exempting certain airport obligations from the public sale requirement; providing for
state payment of county debt obligations upon potential default; authorizing cities to issue bonds under a
capital improvement plan; extending sunsets for self-executing special service district and housing
improvement district laws; authorizing special assessments for communications facilities; modifying
interest rate requirements; providing that the Uniform Commercial Code does not apply to government
security interests; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 360.036, subdivision
2; 428A.101; 428A.21; 429.021, subdivision 1; and 475.78; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections
116J.993, subdivision 3; and 475.56; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 373;
and 426.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Knutson, Olson, Robling and Neuville introduced--

S.F. No. 3731: A bill for an act relating to education; permitting the board of teaching to preapprove
community experts for eligibility to teach in schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 122A.25,
subdivision 3, and by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Knutson, Larson, Belanger and Pariseau introduced--

S.F. No. 3732: A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting sales of certain materials
used in constructing youth hockey arenas; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 297A.25, by adding
a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Ourada introduced--

S.F. No. 3733: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the imposition of a sales and use tax
and an excise tax and the issuance of bonds by the city of Buffalo to finance the acquisition and betterment
of a health and education center.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Vickerman introduced--

S.F. No. 3734: A bill for an act relating to taxes; sales and use; exempting materials and equipment
used to construct and equip an agricultural processing facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section
297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Krentz, Betzold and Hanson introduced--

S.F. No. 3735: A bill for an act relating to taxation; exempting sales of construction materials used to
build city hall and police department facility in the city of Blaine; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998,
section 297A.25, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Pappas introduced--

S.F. No. 3736: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; authorizing the city of St. Paul to
create a housing district.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Neuville and Knutson introduced--

S.F. No. 3737: A bill for an act relating to education; allowing teachers and other district agents to use
reasonable force within the exercise of lawful authority to discipline a student; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.

Senators Neuville, Larson and Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3738: A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring labeling of certain materials; providing
remedies; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325L.

Referred to the Committee on Commerce.

Senator Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3739: A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; directing the commissioner of
transportation to conduct a pilot project on trunk highway No. 169 and Pioneer trail to collect photographic
evidence and warn violators of violations of traffic signal laws; requiring report to the legislature.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Hanson, Pariseau, Langseth and Kierlin introduced--

S.F. No. 3740: A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring a municipality to issue building
permits once a special permit has been issued and an environmental assessment worksheet has been
completed; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

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

S.F. No. 3741: A bill for an act relating to child care licensing; child care centers; specifying the
amount of annual inservice training required for child care center employees; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, section 245A.14, by adding a subdivision.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Stumpf introduced--

S.F. No. 3742: A bill for an act relating to taxation; allowing partial refund of fuel tax for commercial
owners of recreational fishing launches; making technical and clarifying changes; amending Minnesota
Statutes 1998, sections 296A.16, subdivision 2; and 297A.25, subdivision 7.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senators Johnson, D.J.; Belanger; Hottinger and Kelly, R.C. introduced--

S.F. No. 3743: A bill for an act relating to local government aids; increasing the appropriation for
county criminal justice aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 477A.0121, subdivision 4;
Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 477A.03, subdivision 2.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senators Lourey, Foley, Samuelson and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 3744: A bill for an act relating to health; requiring drug manufacturers to provide rebates for
drugs purchased by the uninsured; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.

Referred to the Committee on Health and Family Security.

Senator Dille introduced--

S.F. No. 3745: A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing state bonds; appropriating
money for a new laboratory facility for the department of agriculture.

Referred to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.