State of Minnesota


Eighty-First Legislature


SENATE AGENDA


Eighty-Fifth Day


Thursday, March 9, 2000


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

S.F. No. 3763: A bill for an act relating to sports; renaming the National Sports Center in Blaine.

Referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations and Veterans.

Senators Kelley, S.P.; Pappas; Olson; Johnson, D.J. and Marty introduced--

S.F. No. 3764: A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an additional property tax refund to
certain homeowners; 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 Runbeck, Marty and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 3765: A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring comparison of light rail transit and
enhanced bus services before funding light rail transit; amending Laws 1999, chapter 240, article 1, section
9, subdivision 5.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senators Runbeck and Wiger introduced--

S.F. No. 3766: A bill for an act relating to transportation; canceling appropriations and reducing bond
sale authorizations for light rail transit.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation.

Senator Belanger introduced--

S.F. No. 3767: A bill for an act relating to taxation; income tax; expanding the marriage penalty credit;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 290.0675.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Hottinger introduced--

S.F. No. 3768: A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the commissioner of revenue to enter
into agreements with other states to develop a multistate system for sales and use tax collection.

Referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Senator Lesewski introduced--

S.F. No. 3769: A bill for an act relating to housing; housing finance agency; authorizing agency to
make grants or loans under the community rehabilitation fund account to for-profit organizations;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 462A.206, subdivision 4; Minnesota Statutes 1999
Supplement, section 462A.206, subdivision 2.

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

Senators Oliver and Terwilliger introduced--

S.F. No. 3770: A bill for an act relating to property taxation; exempting agricultural and homestead
property from the general education tax; reducing property tax class rates; establishing a new homestead
credit program; providing for state aid reductions and an aid reduction levy; modifying the computation of
certain school district levies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, sections 126C.17,
by adding a subdivision; 273.1393; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.08, subdivisions 1b and 1e; 276.04,
subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, sections 126C.17, subdivision 6; 273.13, subdivisions
22, 23, 24, 25, and 31; 273.1382; 275.71, subdivisions 2, 3, and 4; proposing coding for new law in
Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273; repealing Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 273.13,
subdivision 24a.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Spear introduced--

S.F. No. 3771: A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; establishing an original net tax
capacity for a housing district to be created within the city of Minneapolis.

Referred to the Committee on Local and Metropolitan Government.

Senator Pogemiller introduced--

S.F. No. 3772: A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying consolidation transition revenue;
amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 123A.485, subdivision 4.

Referred to the Committee on Children, Families and Learning.