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All bills introduced this biennium


The following House Files were introduced:

Hoppe, Davids and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1, A bill for an act relating to health care coverage; providing a temporary program to help pay for health insurance premiums; modifying requirements for health maintenance organizations; modifying provisions governing health insurance; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 60A.08, subdivision 15; 60A.235, subdivision 3; 60A.236; 62D.02, subdivision 4; 62D.03, subdivision 1; 62D.05, subdivision 1; 62D.06, subdivision 1; 62D.19; 62E.02, subdivision 3; 62L.12, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62D.12, subdivision 9; 62K.11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform .

Davids, Drazkowski and Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income, corporate franchise, and estates; conforming to federal changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.02, subdivision 7; 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31; 290.0131, subdivision 10; 290.0133, subdivision 12; 290A.03, subdivision 15; 291.005, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Smith introduced:

H. F. 3, A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing and governing implementation of requirements of the federal REAL ID Act; amending certain requirements governing driver's licenses and Minnesota identification cards; amending imposition of certain fees; requiring legislative reporting; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 171.01, by adding subdivisions; 171.017; 171.04, by adding a subdivision; 171.06, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 171.07, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 9a; 171.071, subdivision 3; 171.072; 171.12, by adding subdivisions; 171.27; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171; repealing Laws 2009, chapter 92, section 1, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 4, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a school building bond agricultural property tax credit; modifying the state general levy; providing income tax subtractions for Social Security benefits and contributions to section 529 college savings plans; providing income tax credits for section 529 college savings plans and student loan payments; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 127A.45, subdivisions 10, 13; 273.1392; 273.1393; 275.025, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.07, subdivision 2; 275.08, subdivision 1b; 276.04, subdivision 2; 290.0132, by adding subdivisions; 290.091, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 273; 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hoppe and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 5, A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; creating a state-operated reinsurance program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62E.10, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 6, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for Public Utilities Commission members to be elected at the state general election; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.01, subdivision 10; 10A.09, subdivision 6a; 10A.27, subdivision 1; 204B.06, subdivision 4a; 204B.11, subdivision 1; 204B.32, subdivision 2; 204D.02, subdivision 1; 204D.08, subdivision 6; 204D.27, by adding a subdivision; 209.02, subdivision 1; 211B.01, subdivision 3; 216A.03, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 290.06, subdivision 23; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216A.03, subdivisions 1, 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Nash introduced:

H. F. 7, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for staggered terms of Metropolitan Council members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.123, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Davids and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 8, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for student loan payments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 9, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a phased-in subtraction for Social Security benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Dean, M.; Gruenhagen and Miller introduced:

H. F. 10, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the state to transition from MNsure to a federally facilitated marketplace; appropriating money; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62V.01; 62V.02; 62V.03; 62V.04; 62V.05; 62V.051; 62V.055; 62V.06; 62V.07; 62V.08; 62V.09; 62V.10; 62V.11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Poppe introduced:

H. F. 11, A bill for an act relating to pensions; permitting alternative allocation of fire state aid for city of Austin.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 12, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the state general levy base; providing market value exclusions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivisions 1, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Smith introduced:

H. F. 13, A bill for an act relating to business organizations; nonprofit corporations; modifying the definition of certain terms; providing certain powers and duties of incorporators and directors; regulating certain mergers and conversions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 317A.011, subdivisions 13, 20; 317A.171, subdivisions 1, 2; 317A.203; 317A.241, subdivision 1; 317A.311; 317A.443, subdivision 1; 317A.671; 317A.811, subdivisions 1, 2, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 317A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Miller introduced:

H. F. 14, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Rural Finance Authority; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 15, A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending disbursement of criminal surcharge; establishing a dedicated amount to the peace officer training account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 357.021, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 16, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the credit for past military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0677, subdivisions 1a, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 17, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; exempting certain disabled veterans from the motor vehicle registration tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168.031.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Loon introduced:

H. F. 18, A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate tax; conforming to the federal exclusion amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1; 291.016, subdivision 3; 291.03, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1a; 289A.12, subdivision 18; 289A.18, subdivision 3a; 289A.20, subdivision 3a; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 19, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for student loan payments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Davids and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 20, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for student loan payments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Murphy, E. and Omar introduced:

H. F. 21, A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing a student loan ombudsperson; requiring the licensure of student loan servicers; prohibiting certain practices in student loan servicing; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 58B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Smith introduced:

H. F. 22, A bill for an act relating to real property; exempting certain trusts from reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 500.24, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 23, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Student Religious Liberties Act; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Clark and Allen introduced:

H. F. 24, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for predesign of the renovation of the Minneapolis American Indian Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 25, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing extended financial aid eligibility; facilitating credit transfer; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 26, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring law enforcement agencies to comply with federal immigration detainers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 27, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VII, section 1; allowing owners of agricultural land, real property that is both nonhomesteaded and noncommercial, or small business property to vote on levy or bond referendums where the property is located; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 28, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring screening for use of controlled substances in the MFIP and general assistance programs; making certain individuals ineligible for MFIP and general assistance benefits; providing for rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256D.024, by adding a subdivision; 256D.05, subdivision 1; 256J.26, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 256D; 256J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 29, A bill for an act relating to economic development; authorizing immigrant worker enterprise zones; requiring law enforcement to comply with federal detainers; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116L; 299A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Loon and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 30, A bill for an act relating to liquor; permitting off-sale intoxicating liquor sales on Sunday; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loon and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 31, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing municipalities to allow off-sales on Sundays; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Nash introduced:

H. F. 32, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing Start Seeing Motorcycles special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Johnson, B. and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 33, A bill for an act relating to sentencing; requiring legislative approval for sentencing guidelines modifications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 244.09, subdivision 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 34, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating the Minnesota Public Safety Personnel Protection Act; increasing penalties for obstructing emergency responders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.50.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 35, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing for the classification of garage condominiums not used commercially; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 25.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 36, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing for the classification of storage condominiums not used commercially; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 25.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 37, A bill for an act relating to energy; repealing provisions governing hydrogen as an energy source; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 216B.8109; 216B.811; 216B.812; 216B.813; 216B.815.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Lesch introduced:

H. F. 38, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing public transparency related to managed care and county-based purchasing plan financial reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.69, subdivisions 9a, 9c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 39, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing requirements for staff at residential programs to make food purchases using resident EBT cards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.11, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 40, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing property to qualify for agricultural homestead classification under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.124, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 41, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Student Physical Privacy Act; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Lesch; Garofalo; Rosenthal; Bernardy; Hausman; Johnson, S.; Hornstein; Freiberg; Slocum; Lillie; Fischer and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 42, A bill for an act relating to elections; enacting the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 43, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing an exemption for religious beliefs for entities providing certain services; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 44, A bill for an act relating to elections; enacting the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 45, A bill for an act relating to labor; restricting public union release time; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 179A.07, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Smith introduced:

H. F. 46, A bill for an act relating to real property; making miscellaneous changes to the filing of certificates of value, recording, registration, and other provisions affecting real estate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 272.115, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 507.0943; 508.06; 508.25; 508.29; 508.421, subdivision 1a; 508.47, subdivision 7; 508.671; 508.71, subdivision 3; 508.81; 508.82, subdivision 1; 508A.06; 508A.25; 508A.29; 508A.421, subdivision 1a; 508A.47, subdivision 7; 508A.71, subdivision 3; 508A.82, subdivision 1; 559.23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 47, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Byllesby Dam; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 48, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Dennison for sewage treatment system improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 49, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and drainage infrastructure in the city of New Trier; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 50, A bill for an act relating to education; amending the definition of public employee to include replacement employees who are employed for more than 60 days as a replacement teacher or faculty member; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 179A.03, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 51, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the disabled veteran's exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 52, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Pig's Eye Regional Park in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 53, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Wakan Tipi Center in the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 54, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for Internet service machinery and equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Lohmer, Fenton, Zerwas, Rarick, Miller, Runbeck, Albright, Green and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 55, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for obstructing a highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 160.2715; 609.74.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 56, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Battle Creek winter recreation area; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 57, A bill for an act relating to crime; preventing revictimization of a victim of a violent crime; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 58, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for a study of the measurement of controlled substance level of persons stopped or arrested for driving while impaired.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 59, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing training for peace officers in de-escalation techniques; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.8452, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 60, A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing a procedure for provisional balloting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivision 3; 204C.14, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 61, A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring counties and cities to have written procedures that are available to the public and to provide notice of availability to the public; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 62, A bill for an act relating to public safety; aiding victims of economic crimes; providing public outreach initiatives; authorizing an identity theft passport; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 299A.681, subdivisions 3, 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 63, A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying election judge party affiliation as public data on individuals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 204B.21, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 64, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the dependent care credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 3; 290.0674, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.067, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lesch introduced:

H. F. 65, A bill for an act relating to taxation; corporate franchise; imposing a surtax on certain corporations with high principal executive officer to median worker pay ratios; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 66, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying isolation and quarantine provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.4196.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Liebling; Thissen; Schultz; Halverson; Murphy, E.; Murphy, M.; Clark; Wagenius; Freiberg; Fischer; Omar; Ward; Maye Quade; Carlson, A.; Masin; Nelson; Olson; Dehn, R.; Lien; Bernardy; Kunesh-Podein; Lee; Youakim; Bly; Lillie; Johnson, S.; Ecklund; Davnie; Moran; Johnson, C.; Loeffler; Pinto; Flanagan and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 67, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; providing premium relief; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 68, A bill for an act relating to liquor; creating labeling requirements for 3.2 percent malt liquor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.301, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 69, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Board of Educator Licensing; transferring the responsibilities and duties for licensure of teachers and supervisory and support personnel to the Board of Educator Licensing; directing the revisor of statutes to prepare a bill for the 2018 legislature; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 70, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing retention requirements for electronic communications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 138.17, subdivisions 1, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 71, A bill for an act relating to human services; clarifying the meaning of the household size methodology for pregnant women under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.056, subdivision 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 72, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to make a waiver request for public health programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 73, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring health maintenance organizations to participate in the commercial market to the same extent they serve state health program enrollees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62D.04, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 74, A bill for an act relating to environment; dedicating a portion of local government aid to create a loan program to renovate rural municipal water treatment facilities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9; 477A.03, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 446A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 75, A bill for an act relating to environment; creating loan program to renovate rural municipal water treatment facilities; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 446A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Fischer and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 76, A bill for an act relating to creative freedom; adopting the Creative Freedom Act; regulating employee invention agreements for veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 181.78, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Fischer, Rosenthal and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 77, A bill for an act relating to taxation; estates; establishing a single exclusion amount for the Minnesota taxable estate; establishing a single rate; eliminating the recapture tax; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 291.016, subdivision 1; 291.03, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1a; 289A.12, subdivision 18; 289A.18, subdivision 3a; 289A.20, subdivision 3a; 291.016, subdivision 3; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 78, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a goal for pipeline permitting efficiency; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216G.02, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 79, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a veterans home in Fillmore County; allowing for nonstate contributions; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 80, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; dedicating a portion of aid to cities for housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 477A.011, by adding a subdivision; 477A.013, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 81, A bill for an act relating to energy; eliminating the size limitation on hydropower sources that may satisfy the renewable energy standard; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.1691, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

McDonald and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 82, A bill for an act relating to insurance; changing certain health plan market rules and health insurance provisions related to MNsure; repealing MNsure and Minnesota Rules governing MNsure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62A.04, subdivision 2; 62A.65, subdivision 3b; 62K.02, subdivision 1; 62K.03, subdivision 11; 62K.06; 62K.07; 62K.09; 62K.15; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.7191, subdivision 14a; 13D.08, subdivision 5a; 62A.011, subdivision 6; 62A.02, subdivision 8; 62V.01; 62V.02; 62V.03; 62V.04; 62V.05; 62V.051; 62V.055; 62V.06; 62V.07; 62V.08; 62V.09; 62V.10; 62V.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 256L.01, subdivision 6; 256L.02, subdivision 6; Laws 2013, chapter 9, sections 14; 15; 16; 17; 18; Minnesota Rules, parts 7700.0010; 7700.0020; 7700.0030; 7700.0040; 7700.0050; 7700.0060; 7700.0070; 7700.0080; 7700.0090; 7700.0100; 7700.0101; 7700.0105.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Scott introduced:

H. F. 83, A bill for an act relating to health care; providing for verification of eligibility for premium assistance; providing that certain health plan rate data are public; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 60A.08, subdivision 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Freiberg and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 84, A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; requiring seat belts on newly purchased school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.447, subdivision 2a; 169.685, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

McDonald and Davids introduced:

H. F. 85, A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate; repealing the estate tax; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270C.585; 289A.10; 289A.18, subdivisions 3, 3a; 289A.19, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivisions 3, 3a; 289A.30, subdivision 2; 289A.55, subdivision 7; 291.005; 291.01; 291.016; 291.03, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1d, 8, 9, 10, 11; 291.031; 291.075; 291.12, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 291.13, subdivisions 1, 3; 291.16; 291.21, subdivision 1; 291.215, subdivision 1; 291.27.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Freiberg and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 86, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring a study and report on the efficacy of Masgutova neuro-sensory-motor and reflex integration.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Murphy, M.; Sandstede; Metsa; Hausman; Schultz and Olson introduced:

H. F. 87, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Arrowhead Regional Health and Wellness Center in Hermantown; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gruenhagen, Hoppe, Miller, Nash, Baker and Loon introduced:

H. F. 88, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for right-of-way acquisition and construction of marked Trunk Highway 212.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Anderson, S.; Davids; Loon and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 89, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; modifying the small business investment credit; adding definitions; requiring additional information from applicant businesses; providing for priority businesses; modifying allocation of credits; making the credit permanent; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116J.8737, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116J.8737, subdivision 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Anderson, S.; Davids; Loon and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 90, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise tax; modifying the research credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.068, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Murphy, M. and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 91, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a safe harbor on Lake Superior at Two Harbors; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C.; Liebling; Murphy, E.; Schultz; Considine; Moran; Loeffler; Hausman; Hornstein; Freiberg; Lien; Olson; Ecklund; Dehn, R.; Poppe; Koegel; Fischer; Slocum; Johnson, S.; Bernardy; Mahoney; Kunesh-Podein; Allen; Wagenius; Nelson; Murphy, M.; Masin; Flanagan; Hansen; Lillie; Clark; Omar; Bly and Lee introduced:

H. F. 92, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring the commissioner of human services to seek federal waivers to permit individuals whose income is greater than the income eligibility limit for MinnesotaCare to purchase coverage through MinnesotaCare through a separate MinnesotaCare purchase option.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hausman and Clark introduced:

H. F. 93, A bill for an act relating to housing; prohibiting landlords from charging a prospective tenant more than the actual cost of a tenant screening service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 504B.173, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Bernardy and Kunesh-Podein introduced:

H. F. 94, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing a driver's license agent appointment.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Freiberg; Theis; Rosenthal; Carlson, L.; Thissen; Davnie; Koegel and Clark introduced:

H. F. 95, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying continuing education requirements for certain health professionals; providing coverage for certain acupuncture services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 214.12, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Freiberg; Uglem; Carlson, L.; Kunesh-Podein; Halverson; Loeffler; Davnie; Slocum; Metsa; Schultz; Bernardy; Murphy, E.; Ward; Fischer and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 96, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying exemption procedures related to immunizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 121A.15, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Freiberg; Urdahl; Applebaum; Carlson, L.; Bly; Koegel; Omar; Kunesh-Podein; Halverson; Slocum; Ward; Clark and Carlson, A. introduced:

H. F. 97, A bill for an act relating to education; integrating service-learning into Minnesota's education system; establishing an evidence-based service-learning grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.50, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 98, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an electric substation in the city of Melrose; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 99, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for health maintenance organizations; modifying provisions governing health insurance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 60A.08, subdivision 15; 62D.02, subdivision 4; 62D.03, subdivision 1; 62D.05, subdivision 1; 62D.06, subdivision 1; 62D.19; 62E.02, subdivision 3; 62L.12, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62D.12, subdivision 9; 62K.11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lillie and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 100, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Battle Creek winter recreation area; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Backer, Newberger and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 101, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for grants to regional emergency medical services programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 102, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying an intergovernmental transfer related to ambulance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.196, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Zerwas and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 103, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding the scope of a medical assistance rate increase for ambulance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 17a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 104, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for the comprehensive advanced life support educational program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Backer, Newberger and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 105, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for the Cooper/Sams volunteer ambulance program and the Cooper/Sams volunteer ambulance trust account.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 106, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying criteria for community medical response emergency medical technician services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 60a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 107, A bill for an act relating to government operation; providing a temporary program to help pay for health insurance premiums; providing transition of care coverage; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Rarick introduced:

H. F. 108, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the sale of certain state lands bordering public water in Pine County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 109, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for registration refunds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168.017, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hansen introduced:

H. F. 110, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for metropolitan cities inflow and infiltration grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 111, A bill for an act relating to gambling; establishing a candidate campaign raffle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.761, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 112, A bill for an act relating to local governments; providing for reverse referendum approval of certain issuance of debt; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 416.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 113, A bill for an act relating to energy; authorizing construction and operation of a natural gas combined cycle electric generation plant.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 114, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for construction of Prospectors ATV Trail system.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 115, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for meal expenses of first responders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Murphy, E.; Omar; Flanagan; Becker-Finn; Hortman; Freiberg; Masin; Kunesh-Podein and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 116, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring affirmative consent standards in campus sexual assault policies; establishing a sexual violence grant program; appropriating money to develop a consent curriculum; appropriating money for sexual violence prevention grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 135A.15, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 117, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for marked I-35W and Lake Drive interchange improvements and realignment of West Freeway Drive; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 118, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying supplemental nutrition assistance program asset limitations; instructing the revisor to update terminology; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256D.0515.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 119, A bill for an act relating to taxation; homestead valuation exclusion for disabled veterans; modifying benefit eligibility for a deceased veteran's spouse; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 120, A bill for an act relating to health; removing the commissioner of health's authority to add qualifying medical conditions or delivery forms of medical cannabis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 152.22, subdivisions 6, 14; 152.27, subdivision 2; repealing Laws 2014, chapter 311, section 20, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 121, A bill for an act relating to health; allowing certain patients with kidney disease or kidney failure treated with kidney dialysis to enroll in the patient registry for the use of medical cannabis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.22, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Nash introduced:

H. F. 122, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying various provisions governing registration, fees, and insurance for motorcycles; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 65B.48, subdivision 5; 171.06, subdivision 2a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Nash introduced:

H. F. 123, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; modifying the definition of premium cigar; reducing the maximum tax on premium cigars; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297F.01, subdivision 13a; 297F.05, subdivisions 3a, 4a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 124, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting road authorities from establishing certain requirements and permits that govern mowing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 160.232.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Becker-Finn, Jessup, Mahoney and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 125, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the I-694/Rice Street interchange; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hansen and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 126, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of Robert Street in West St. Paul.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Dettmer; Daudt; Lesch; Rosenthal; Anderson, S.; Lueck; Howe; Hortman; Ecklund and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 127, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money to public television for Vietnam: Minnesota Remembers project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Drazkowski; Nash; Pugh; O'Neill; Liebling; Bahr, C., and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 128, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing municipalities to allow off-sales on Sundays; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Drazkowski; Nash; Pugh; O'Neill; Liebling; Dean, M.; Bahr, C., and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 129, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying off-sale intoxicating liquor sales; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Miller introduced:

H. F. 130, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the state to transition from MNsure to a federally facilitated marketplace; appropriating money; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62V.01; 62V.02; 62V.03; 62V.04; 62V.05; 62V.051; 62V.055; 62V.06; 62V.07; 62V.08; 62V.09; 62V.10; 62V.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 131, A bill for an act relating to human services; creating an Office of Eligibility Services; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256S.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 132, A bill for an act relating to data practices; providing classification of certain law enforcement data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.82, subdivisions 3, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Mahoney, Fischer and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 133, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the East Metro Rail Corridor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Mahoney, Fischer and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 134, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the East Metro Rail Corridor.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Fenton, Lohmer, Lillie, Jurgens and Franke introduced:

H. F. 135, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a safety improvement study for the interchange of signed Interstate Highways 94, 494, and 694.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 136, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for zero-based budgeting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 137, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for bullion and bullion coin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 138, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use and excise; repealing June accelerated payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.18, subdivision 4; 289A.20, subdivision 4; 289A.60, subdivision 21; 297F.09, subdivisions 1, 2; 297F.25, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.60, subdivision 15; 297F.09, subdivision 10; 297G.09, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 139, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance subsidy restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.13, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 140, A bill for an act relating to education; directing the commissioner of education to plan for restructuring Minnesota's teacher licensure system.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 141, A bill for an act relating to higher education; broadening the intervention for college attendance grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.861, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 142, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for disparity impact analysis of proposed legislation; requiring state agencies to biannually report actions taken to address disparities; requiring each change item in the governor's budget proposal to include a disparity analysis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.10, subdivision 1c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Green, Grossell, Heintzeman, Newberger, Scott, Backer and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 143, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing counties to file no net gain policies; requiring land sales; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.056, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 144, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to support certain student support services programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 145, A bill for an act relating to public contracts; making the public body liable for unpaid costs when there is no performance or payment bond; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 574.26, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Davnie, Hausman, Olson, Schultz, Allen, Maye Quade, Sandstede, Hilstrom, Lee, Fischer and Lien introduced:

H. F. 146, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for grants to full-service community schools.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 147, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting certain expenditures and planning for the Zip Rail line.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Urdahl, Hausman, Torkelson, Uglem, Lillie, Howe and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 148, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements at Historic Fort Snelling; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Urdahl, Bennett, Loon and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 149, A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing a working group to review progress on Minnesota's school finance reform efforts; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Nash, Fabian, Drazkowski, Ecklund, Heintzeman, Grossell, Uglem, Albright, Kresha, Lucero, Sundin and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 150, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing use of scopes on muzzleloaders to take deer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.031, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.031, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Murphy, M.; Olson and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 151, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money for river systems exhibit.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Liebling and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 152, A bill for an act relating to health; providing a premium subsidy for eligible individuals for calendar year 2017; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 153, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying the uses of revenues from the Hermantown local option sales tax; amending Laws 1996, chapter 471, article 2, section 29, subdivision 1, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 154, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Proctor to impose an additional one-half percent sales and use tax; providing for local approval of certain laws and validating certain actions of the city; amending Laws 1999, chapter 243, article 4, section 18, subdivision 1, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Gruenhagen and Davids introduced:

H. F. 155, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for certain expenditures for medical care and health insurance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gruenhagen and Davids introduced:

H. F. 156, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a deduction for the value of charity health care services; providing for informational reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.12, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lien and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 157, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for grade separated rail crossings in the city of Moorhead; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Murphy, M. and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 158, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the Public Facilities Authority for the purpose of debt relief for the Duluth North Shore Sanitary District.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Urdahl; Gruenhagen; Anderson, P.; Hamilton; Davids; Swedzinski and Baker introduced:

H. F. 159, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for city of Litchfield's phase 2 power generation improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 160, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Chatfield Center for the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 161, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Blufflands Trail system; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 162, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Root River State Trail from Preston to Forestville; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 163, A bill for an act relating to taxation; due dates for tax imposed on rural vacant land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 279.01, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Drazkowski; Davids; Hertaus; Dean, M.; Newberger; Nash and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 164, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing policies to address motorcycle profiling; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 165, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for a trunk highway interchange and frontage roads in Watab; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Peppin introduced:

H. F. 166, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; limiting fiscal disparities contributions for certain municipalities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473F.07, subdivision 1; 473F.08, subdivisions 2, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Green, Nornes, Miller, Backer, Rarick, Lohmer, Erickson, Scott, Drazkowski, Heintzeman and Grossell introduced:

H. F. 167, A bill for an act relating to waters; eliminating riparian buffer requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103B.101, subdivision 12a; 103E.315, subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103F.48.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fenton, Mahoney, Lohmer, Loonan, Christensen, Davnie, Pugh, Maye Quade, Flanagan, West, Backer, Loeffler, Schultz, Clark, Howe, Franson, Peterson, Pierson, Omar, Whelan, Miller, Slocum, Fischer and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 168, A resolution expressing concern over persistent and credible reports of systematic, state-sanctioned, forced organ harvesting from nonconsenting prisoners of conscience, primarily from Falun Gong practitioners imprisoned for their spiritual beliefs, and members of other religious and ethnic minority groups in the People's Republic of China.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Uglem, Smith, West and Scott introduced:

H. F. 169, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for restoration of the Champlin Mill Pond; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hansen, Lee, Ecklund and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 170, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to study the presence of neonicotinoid pesticides in wild deer.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Marquart and Lien introduced:

H. F. 171, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; establishing the school building bond agricultural credit; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 127A.45, subdivisions 10, 13; 273.1392; 273.1393; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.07, subdivision 2; 275.08, subdivision 1b; 276.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lien and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 172, A bill for an act relating to Clay County; allowing the county to impose a local sales and use tax to fund a correctional facility and law enforcement center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lien and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 173, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to Clay County to construct a new resource recovery campus; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Lien and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 174, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing the full amount of tax on an agricultural homestead to qualify for the property tax refund and the special property tax refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290A.03, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 175, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Casey Jones Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 176, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a town road; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 177, A bill for an act relating to education; exempting Hendricks school district from the general reciprocity agreement.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 178, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for removing vegetation from Kohlman Lake.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Scott; Nash; Lesch; Peterson; Drazkowski; Green; Grossell; Loonan; Uglem; Bahr, C., and Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 179, A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending ignition interlock performance standards; prohibiting use of devices enabled with location tracking capabilities; amending rulemaking authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 171.306, subdivisions 1, 2, 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Hertaus, Drazkowski and Davids introduced:

H. F. 180, A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring a statewide uniform minimum wage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.24, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Lucero, Davids and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 181, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a new source of state aid for school districts with low general education revenue per pupil and low property wealth per pupil; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 182, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and estate; modifying the definition of resident; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.01, subdivision 7; 291.005, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids and Fenton introduced:

H. F. 183, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the terms for reciprocity with Wisconsin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.081.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 184, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for certain predatory offenses; requiring predatory offender registration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 243.166, subdivision 1b; 609.746, subdivision 1; 609.749, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 185, A bill for an act relating to state and local government; establishing the ombudsman division in the Office of the Legislative Auditor; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Nash, Albright, Davids, Koznick, O'Neill, Haley, Swedzinski and Youakim introduced:

H. F. 186, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a vendor allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.20, subdivision 4; 297A.77, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

West and Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 187, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of a street in the city of Blaine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Nash, Drazkowski, Rarick, Lucero, Heintzeman, Albright, O'Neill, Newberger, Swedzinski, Cornish, Lohmer, Fabian, Davids, Metsa and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 188, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the right to carry without a permit; providing for an optional permit to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 624.714, subdivisions 2, 3, 7, 15, 20, 23, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 624.714, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 16; 624.7181.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Omar introduced:

H. F. 189, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; providing for gender equality under the law.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Wagenius, Hansen, Pinto, Lee, Davnie and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 190, A bill for an act relating to water; requiring actions to protect the upper Mississippi River as drinking water source for 1,000,000 Minnesotans; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Sundin, Ecklund and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 191, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Moose Lake to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Heintzeman, Lueck, Pugh, Backer, Bliss, Green, Kresha, Newberger and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 192, A bill for an act relating to public safety; enhancing penalties and establishing minimum fines for repeat violations of driving without a valid license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 171.24.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Pelowski and Davids introduced:

H. F. 193, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for phase 2 of the Winona State University Education Village project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 194, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital improvements; appropriating money for reconstruction of interchange of County Road 42 at marked Trunk Highway 52 in Dakota County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Ecklund; Lueck; Murphy, M.; Sundin and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 195, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a water access facility on Lake Superior in Grand Marais; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Ecklund; Murphy, M.; Nornes; Sundin and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 196, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the Cook County Higher Education Board.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Lueck, Heintzeman, Ecklund and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 197, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Cuyuna County State Recreation Area; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hansen; Franke; Barr, R., and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 198, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for inflow and infiltration reduction programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Anderson, P.; Lueck; Schomacker; Miller; Swedzinski and Backer introduced:

H. F. 199, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring notification of adjacent landowners when the presence of certain noxious weeds is confirmed; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 18.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Lien; Marquart; Johnson, C.; Hamilton and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 200, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing for a study of valuing agricultural land based on its production value; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Runbeck; Lohmer; Smith; Koznick; Scott; Albright; Dean, M., and Nash introduced:

H. F. 201, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; requiring approval before implementation of the Thrive MSP 2040 metropolitan development guide; requiring revision after local government input; providing for legislative approval of housing-related plans and goals; allowing local governments to reject population and demographic assumptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473.145; 473.254, subdivisions 2, 3a; 473.857, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Gruenhagen, Lohmer, Lien, Cornish, Urdahl, Runbeck, Marquart, Pelowski, Vogel, McDonald, Nornes and Backer introduced:

H. F. 202, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying participation requirements in certain public health care programs for dental service providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0644.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Backer; Anderson, P.; Swedzinski; Bliss; McDonald; Heintzeman; Miller; Nornes; Franson and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 203, A bill for an act relating to drainage; modifying drainage system repair procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103E.715, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Runbeck, Hertaus, Drazkowski and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 204, A bill for an act relating to highways; requiring a highway construction costs study and report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 205, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Zoo; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Uglem, Nelson, Smith and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 206, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an interchange project at marked Trunk Highway 169 and 101st Avenue; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Uglem, Hortman and Scott introduced:

H. F. 207, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for highway-rail grade crossing separation in Coon Rapids; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hertaus, Davids and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 208, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying provisions for allowed commercial and industrial operations on agricultural preserves; providing for early termination of an agricultural preserve under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 40A.18, subdivision 2; 473H.09; 473H.17, subdivision 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 209, A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating automatic renewal clauses in consumer contracts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Hertaus, Davids and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 210, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the definition of a resident; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.01, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hertaus, Davids and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 211, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; exempting the first tier of commercial-industrial property from the state general levy; reducing the amount of the state general levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivisions 1, 2, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids, Loonan and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 212, A bill for an act relating to insurance producers; regulating payment of commissions by issuers of individual health plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 60K.31, by adding a subdivision; 60K.48, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Lohmer, Fenton, Pierson, Poston, Backer, Rosenthal, Whelan, Heintzeman, Franson, Miller, Bennett, Wills, McDonald, Gunther, Franke, Jurgens, Bliss, Gruenhagen, Koznick, Peterson, Uglem, Scott and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 213, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a phased-in subtraction for Social Security benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Rosenthal, Wills, Davids, Garofalo and Carlson, A. introduced:

H. F. 214, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for bullion coin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 215, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying the threshold for the duration of premises leases for certain nonprofit fund-raising events; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.70, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 216, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for reconstruction of interchange of County Road 42 at marked Trunk Highway 52 in Dakota County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Dehn, R.; Lee; Carlson, A.; McDonald; Baker and Loonan introduced:

H. F. 217, A bill for an act relating to liquor; establishing 2018 Super Bowl extended alcohol service hours.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Dehn, R. and Lee introduced:

H. F. 218, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing an intoxicating liquor license for Minneapolis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.404, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Moran, Flanagan, Ward, Fischer and Omar introduced:

H. F. 219, A bill for an act relating to human services; education; providing for system redesign; modifying the basic sliding fee child care program; modifying eligibility for early learning scholarship; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.03, subdivision 4; 124D.165, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 220, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Koochiching County-Voyageurs National Park clean water project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 221, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to restore the Stone Mill Dam in Lanesboro; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 222, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a state educational service award for certain volunteers; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Omar introduced:

H. F. 223, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to replace the 5th Street Southeast bridge over Interstate Highway 35W in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Omar introduced:

H. F. 224, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to replace the pedestrian bike bridge over Interstate Highway 94 connecting Cedar-Riverside and Seward neighborhoods in Minneapolis; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Zerwas, Loeffler, Hamilton, Albright and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 225, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the medical assistance asset and spenddown limits for persons who are blind, who have disabilities, or who are age 65 or older; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.056, subdivisions 3, 5c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dettmer and Davids introduced:

H. F. 226, A bill for an act relating to taxation; lawful gambling taxes; modifying the calculation of the combined net receipts tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297E.02, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 227, A bill for an act relating to economic development; revising contents of a required cost-of-living study; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116J.013.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Peppin, Smith, Lucero and Backer introduced:

H. F. 228, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an interchange on marked Interstate Highway 94 in Dayton; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Metsa, Rarick, Ecklund, Sundin and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 229, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a water supply system for northeast Minnesota communities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Fenton; Nash; Anderson, S.; Loonan and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 230, A bill for an act relating to alcohol; allowing Sunday sales; clarifying conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Lucero, Petersburg, Runbeck, Considine, Cornish and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 231, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the corridors of commerce program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 232, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for improving facilities at Veterans Rest Camp and Camp Legionville.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Johnson, C.; Carlson, L.; Lien; Clark; Sauke; Fischer and Considine introduced:

H. F. 233, A bill for an act relating to state government; increasing the budget reserve to the level recommended by the commissioner of management and budget.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Baker and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 234, A bill for an act relating to energy; amending Public Utilities Commission regulation of municipal electric utilities and rural electric cooperatives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.164, subdivisions 5, 9, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

O'Neill, Metsa, Garofalo, Ecklund and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 235, A bill for an act relating to energy; renaming and repurposing the renewable development account; terminating certain solar energy incentives; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16B.323; 116C.779, subdivision 1; 116C.7792; 216C.41, subdivisions 2, 5a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116C.779, subdivision 3; 174.187; 216C.411; 216C.412; 216C.413; 216C.414; 216C.415; 216C.416.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Omar introduced:

H. F. 236, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of public housing in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 237, A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to establish a health care delivery pilot program created by or including North Memorial Health Care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0758.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Nash, Drazkowski, Rarick, Lucero, Heintzeman, Albright, O'Neill, Newberger, Swedzinski, Cornish, Bennett, Lohmer, Zerwas, Fabian, Davids, Green, McDonald and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 238, A bill for an act relating to firearms; clarifying law on use of force in defense of home and person; codifying and extending Minnesota's self-defense and defense of home laws; eliminating the common law duty to retreat in cases of self-defense outside the home; expanding the boundaries of dwelling for purposes of self-defense; creating a presumption in the case of a person entering a dwelling or occupied vehicle by stealth or force; extending the rights available to a person in that person's dwelling to a person defending against entry of that person's occupied vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.065.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 239, A bill for an act relating to employment; establishing a Working Parents Act; providing wage theft protection; providing paid family leave; providing earned sick and safe time; requiring fair scheduling; imposing penalties; requiring reports; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.7905, by adding a subdivision; 177.24, by adding a subdivision; 177.253, subdivision 1; 177.254, subdivision 1; 177.27, subdivisions 2, 4, 7, 8, 9, by adding subdivisions; 177.28, subdivision 1; 177.32; 181.032; 181.940; 181.941; 181.942; 181.943; 181.9436; 181.944; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 541.05, subdivision 1; 541.07; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 177; 181; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 181.9413; Minnesota Rules, part 5200.0080, subpart 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 240, A bill for an act relating to the legislature; reforming legislative practices; requiring joint budget targets; requiring the Legislative Commission on Data Practices and Personal Data Privacy to study and recommend options for expanding access to legislative records and meetings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.885, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Garofalo and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 241, A bill for an act relating to taxation; special fuels; modifying the tax rate on compressed natural gas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 296A.08, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 242, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Walker to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hamilton, Gunther, Zerwas, Moran, Lillie, Fischer, Theis, Albright and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 243, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an opportunity center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Davids, Metsa and Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 244, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing a waiver for certain local board of appeals and equalization trainings.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Schultz; Hansen; Ecklund; Freiberg; Johnson, C.; Nelson; Mahoney; Sundin; Lesch; Omar; Bly; Olson; Koegel and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 245, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for automatic voter registration of applicants for a driver's license, instruction permit, or identification card; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 201.161.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Schultz, Bly, Pinto, Youakim, Loeffler and Ward introduced:

H. F. 246, A bill for an act relating to redistricting; establishing districting principles for legislative and congressional plans; providing for appointment of a commission to recommend the boundaries of legislative and congressional districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 2.021; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 2.031, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Green, McDonald and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 247, A bill for an act relating to state and local government; limiting amount a public agency may pay to acquire real property or an interest in real property; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16B.297.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Green, Runbeck and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 248, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; requiring property tax credits for overvalued property; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 274.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Rosenthal, Garofalo and Masin introduced:

H. F. 249, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring coverage under health plans for acupuncture services; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loonan and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 250, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing special registration plates for vehicles operated with no insurance; authorizing the stop of vehicles bearing certain special plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.791, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loonan and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 251, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying admissibility of seat belt use for evidentiary purposes; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.685, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Newberger, O'Driscoll and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 252, A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Benton County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, S. and Davids introduced:

H. F. 253, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; providing for limited refundability of the research credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.068, subdivisions 2, 3, 6a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, S. and Davids introduced:

H. F. 254, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; extending the research credit to sole proprietors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.068, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Anderson, S.; Davids and Loon introduced:

H. F. 255, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the K-12 education expense credit; increasing the credit amount and increasing the income phaseout for the credit; adjusting the credit phaseout threshold for inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0674, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Swedzinski; Ecklund; Johnson, B.; Bliss; Green; Loonan; Rarick; Howe; Sundin; Pelowski; Nash and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 256, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting adoption of rules limiting use of lead shot; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Anderson, S. and Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 257, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing retired law enforcement special license plates; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Johnson, C.; Considine and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 258, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for South Central College, North Mankato; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C. and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 259, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; eliminating the cost-share requirement for schools that receive a tractor rollover protection grant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 17.119, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

O'Driscoll and Davids introduced:

H. F. 260, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the long-term care credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0672, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

O'Driscoll, Dettmer, Rosenthal, Bliss, Howe, Freiberg, Lee and Franke introduced:

H. F. 261, A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money to public safety for a grant for training community safety personnel about the use of de-escalation techniques.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Kiel, Poppe, O'Driscoll, Howe and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 262, A bill for an act relating to human services; extending the Alzheimer's disease working group; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rosenthal; Carlson, A.; Slocum and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 263, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for marked I-35W and marked I-494 interchange improvements.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Swedzinski, Torkelson, Baker, Hausman, Gunther, Howe and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 264, A bill for an act relating to appropriations; appropriating money for equipment grant to public television.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Petersburg and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 265, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 14; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Olson; Murphy, M.; Schultz; Hausman and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 266, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for construction of an amphitheater at the Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Petersburg and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 267, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for a local food promotion and education event.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Theis, Knoblach, Erickson, Bennett, Slocum, Mariani and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 268, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for academic and behavioral interventions for low-performing and chronically absent students; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Scott, Torkelson, Jessup and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 269, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for closed landfill cleanup; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Franke, Dettmer, Bliss, Lesch, Lee, Jurgens and Ward introduced:

H. F. 270, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; providing a military veterans jobs tax credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 271, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a summer seminar and practicum program; exempting program participants from certain labor laws; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.23, subdivision 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 272, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mill Towns State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 273, A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing a State Bank of Minnesota; authorizing beginning farmer loans; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.27, subdivisions 1, 3, 5; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 48B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.27, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 274, A bill for an act relating to employment; creating the full employment grant program; requiring a state workforce needs survey; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 275, A bill for an act relating to climate change; creating legislative Health and Climate Resiliency Commission to develop state strategic plan; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 276, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing additional support for homeless students; creating professional development opportunities for staff who work with homeless students; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120A.20, subdivision 2; 120B.11, subdivision 2; 120B.115; 123B.92, subdivision 1; 125A.76, subdivision 1; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 3, article 12, section 4, subdivision 2, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 277, A bill for an act relating to health care; proposing a constitutional amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I; providing that access to certain health care services is a fundamental right of the people of Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 278, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring the commissioner of agriculture to facilitate creation of an organic agriculture production and demonstration zone; providing a property tax credit for property within the zone; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.1384, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 279, A bill for an act relating to education; directing the Board of Teaching to adopt standards for a specialized license, endorsement, or credential for project-based learning; requiring a project-based learning proposal; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 122A.09, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 280, A bill for an act relating to education; creating alternative accountability measures for certain schools; requesting a federal waiver; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.11, subdivision 1a; 120B.36, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 281, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying language proficiency requirements for students studying Latin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.022, subdivision 1b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 282, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money to help the Center for Applied Research and Educational Improvement at the University of Minnesota initiate research, evaluation, and assessment services on behalf of policy makers and state and local education entities and stakeholders.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Hornstein and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 283, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing an intoxicating liquor license for Minneapolis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.404, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 284, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for equipment and instruments for the agriculture laboratory.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 285, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the reconstruction of the Kellogg-Third Street bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state transportation bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Bernardy and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 286, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for disability parking by vehicles bearing special World War II veteran plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.345, subdivisions 1, 2; 169.346, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Hertaus, Vogel, McDonald and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 287, A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing fair repair requirements for manufacturers of digital electronic products; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 288, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Falls International Airport.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 289, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a Minnesota Food Council; providing appointments; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 290, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; providing a tax credit for certain energy improvements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Scott; Anderson, S.; Pugh and Miller introduced:

H. F. 291, A bill for an act relating to data practices; clarifying the classification of convention center data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.55, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Sundin, Ecklund, Metsa, Rarick and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 292, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for reimbursement of costs associated with beaver damage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 97B.655, subdivision 2; 97B.665, subdivision 2; 97B.667, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Sundin, Ecklund, Rarick, Newberger and Moran introduced:

H. F. 293, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing use of spear guns to take fish; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 86B.601, subdivision 4; 97A.475, subdivisions 6, 7; 97C.301, subdivision 3; 97C.371, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Urdahl; Gunther; Murphy, M., and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 294, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for grants to public television.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Nash, Lucero, Urdahl, Newberger, O'Neill, Whelan, Hertaus, Pugh, O'Driscoll, Smith, West, McDonald and Albright introduced:

H. F. 295, A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating the use of certain appropriations by the state auditor for litigation expenses; regulating the schedule of charges for calendar year 2017.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Urdahl and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 296, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring all governors' portraits to be displayed in the State Capitol at all times; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 138.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

West and Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 297, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of a street in the city of Blaine.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Applebaum and Davids introduced:

H. F. 298, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; changing proposed levy certification dates for special taxing districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.065, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Swedzinski, Drazkowski and Davids introduced:

H. F. 299, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying exemption provisions for construction materials by certain contractors; adding a refund provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 300, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for certain tickets and admissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 128C.24; 297A.70, subdivision 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Urdahl, Peterson and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 301, A bill for an act relating to sales and use tax; exempting admissions to Minnesota State High School League events; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 128C.24; 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Peterson, Lesch, Drazkowski and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 302, A bill for an act relating to family law; establishing a cooperative private divorce program; making conforming changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62A.21, subdivision 2a; 518.191, by adding a subdivision; 518.195, by adding a subdivision; 518A.43, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 303, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; eliminating state preemption of certain pesticide control ordinances for cities of the first class; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 18B.02.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Hortman; Hornstein; Bernardy; Carlson, A., and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 304, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for highway-rail grade crossing separation in Coon Rapids.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 305, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing cities to create land-value taxation districts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 428A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 306, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying exemption for instructional materials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.67, subdivision 13a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 307, A bill for an act relating to educational data; protecting online student data and establishing student digital privacy rights; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 308, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts to adopt a policy on recess for elementary school students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 121A.215.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bahr, C.; Drazkowski; Hertaus; McDonald; Lohmer and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 309, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the right to carry a firearm without a permit; providing for penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 624.714, by adding a subdivision; 624.7142, subdivisions 5, 6; 624.7143, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 624; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 624.714, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 9, 11a, 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Olson, Schultz and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 310, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state appropriation bonds; appropriating money for the Duluth steam plant; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Olson, Schultz and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 311, A bill for an act relating to taxation; clarifying the authority for the city of Duluth to use proceeds from sales taxes on food and beverages and the local lodging tax; amending Laws 1980, chapter 511, sections 1, subdivision 2, as amended; 2, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 312, A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting discrimination against unemployed individuals; providing for civil penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 313, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; providing for gender equality under the law.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, S.; Peterson and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 314, A bill for an act relating to redistricting; establishing districting principles for legislative and congressional plans; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, S. and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 315, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; allowing tax credits for parental leave costs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Anderson, S.; Kresha and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 316, A bill for an act relating to children; requiring reports of maltreatment; establishing a crime of chemical endangerment of unborn children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.5561, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lucero, Drazkowski, Newberger, McDonald and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 317, A bill for an act relating to record retention; providing retention requirements for electronic communications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 138.17, subdivisions 1, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 318, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing shipments of malt liquor into Minnesota with certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297G.07, subdivision 1; 340A.417.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Lien; Schultz; Ecklund; Considine; Metsa; Johnson, C.; Poppe; Pelowski and Bly introduced:

H. F. 319, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a loan forgiveness program for individuals working in greater Minnesota; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Lien and Davids introduced:

H. F. 320, A bill for an act relating to taxation; allowing a tax credit for certain contributions for higher education scholarships; appropriating money; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.4967, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116J; 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Lien and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 321, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing certain exemptions from taxes and fees for eligible veterans with a disability, including certain registration taxes, license plates fees, title fees, driver's license and identification card fees, and motor vehicle sales taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 163.051, subdivision 1; 168.012, by adding a subdivision; 168A.29, by adding a subdivision; 171.01, by adding a subdivision; 171.06, by adding a subdivision; 297B.03.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Zerwas; Cornish; Bahr, C.; Fabian; Daudt; Baker; Nash; Drazkowski; McDonald; Pugh; O'Neill; Johnson, B.; Uglem; Franke; Runbeck; Lohmer; Howe; Miller; Theis; Franson; Rarick; Dettmer and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 322, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing governmental units to sue to recover for the public safety response costs related to unlawful assemblies and public nuisances; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 323, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing transportation finance; proposing a constitutional amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XIV, to allocate state tax revenue related to motor vehicle repair or maintenance exclusively to fund roads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.94.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Backer introduced:

H. F. 324, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; providing an interstate compact for the recognition of emergency medical services personnel licensure; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 325, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to the city of Parkers Prairie for swimming pool renovations; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 326, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a segment of marked Trunk Highway 23 in the city and town of Paynesville as Medal of Honor recipient Kenneth L. Olson Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 327, A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; modifying occupational disease provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 176.011, subdivision 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 328, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing for a maximum rate of 7.85 percent on active trade or business income; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d; 290.0675, subdivisions 1, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Rarick, Smith, Daudt, Theis, Pierson, Loonan, Swedzinski, Sundin, Considine, Ecklund, Daniels, Christensen, McDonald, Hamilton, Poston, Cornish, Lucero, Franson and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 329, A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the manufacture, sale, and use of fireworks; dedicating a portion of revenues from the sale of certain fireworks for public safety purposes; providing for a new account in the state treasury; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.94; 624.20, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 88.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Nash, Nelson, Lesch and Quam introduced:

H. F. 330, A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring a two-thirds vote to impose an interim ordinance; requiring a public hearing after ten-day notice before imposing an interim ordinance relating to housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462.355, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, P.; Johnson, C., and Backer introduced:

H. F. 331, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; decreasing the administration and promotion allowance for the tractor rollover protection pilot grant program; appropriating money for tractor rollover protection grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 17.119, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Miller; Johnson, C.; Torkelson; Gunther; Urdahl; Gruenhagen and Backer introduced:

H. F. 332, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring an agreement with the city of Fairfax to operate Fort Ridgely State Park Golf Course.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 333, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying resident licensing requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.405, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Zerwas and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 334, A bill for an act relating to health; repealing the Minnesota Radon Licensing Act; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.4961.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Layman and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 335, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to cover cost overruns for the Myles Reif Center for the Performing Arts project in Grand Rapids.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 336, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Black Beach campground in Silver Bay; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 337, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a wastewater collection and treatment facility in Silver Creek Township; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Green, McDonald, Ecklund and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 338, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing alternative wetland mitigation options in greater than 80 percent areas; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103G.222, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Knoblach, Urdahl and Theis introduced:

H. F. 339, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for St. Cloud State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Slocum introduced:

H. F. 340, A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending prohibition governing use of wireless communications device; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.475, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 341, A bill for an act relating to education; pursuing strategies to prevent over-enrolling minority students and English learners in special education, dismissing more minority students than other students with disabilities, or placing more minority students than other students in settings other than general education classrooms; emphasizing cultural competency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.12, subdivision 1; 121A.55; 122A.06, subdivision 4; 125A.08; 125A.56.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Metsa introduced:

H. F. 342, A bill for an act relating to taxation; minerals; adding six unorganized territories to certain distributions of the production tax on taconite; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 298.28, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Metsa introduced:

H. F. 343, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to renovate the Miner's Memorial Building; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davnie and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 344, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the calculation of special education aid; increasing school district basic revenue; indexing basic revenue to inflation; authorizing a school district to renew an expiring referendum by action of the school board; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 2c; 125A.79, subdivision 5; 126C.10, subdivision 2; 126C.17, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Zerwas, Theis, McDonald and Fenton introduced:

H. F. 345, A bill for an act relating to health; creating the Palliative Care Advisory Committee; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 346, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring peace officers to receive training in crisis response, conflict management, and cultural diversity; reforming and increasing funding for peace officer training reimbursement; providing reimbursement grants for pathway to policing programs; authorizing the Peace Officer Standards and Training Board to collect peace officer race data for a limited purpose; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 171.20, subdivision 4; 357.021, subdivision 7; 363A.08, subdivision 4; 626.8432, subdivision 1; 626.845, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Koznick, Metsa, Schultz and Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 347, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; regulating transfers of manufactured homes when ownership is at issue; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hornstein, Pinto, Allen and Lien introduced:

H. F. 348, A bill for an act relating to taxation; corporate franchise; expanding the definition of domestic corporations to include certain foreign corporations incorporated in tax havens; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.01, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 290.17, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

McDonald and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 349, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; repealing the tax on digital products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.61, subdivisions 3, 4, 38; 297A.668, subdivisions 1, 2, 6a, 7; 297A.669, subdivision 14a; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.61, subdivisions 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 350, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the count of pupil units for purposes of calculating charter school lease aid to include a pupil's time spent in PSEO courses; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124E.22.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Hertaus, Davids, McDonald, Uglem, Hoppe, Albright, Peterson, Slocum, Zerwas and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 351, A bill for an act relating to taxation; gross revenues and gross receipts; exempting certain supplemental payments from gross revenues that are subject to the provider tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 295.53, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rosenthal, Cornish and Hilstrom introduced:

H. F. 352, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating funds to the commissioner of public safety to process controlled substance evidence submitted to the state's crime laboratories for chemical testing in a timely manner.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 353, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for street and sewer improvements in the city of Waldorf; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Fabian, Urdahl, Heintzeman, Fenton, Backer, Schultz, Miller and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 354, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a waiver dispute process for waiver requests requested by health carriers or preferred provider organizations on provider geographic accessibility requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62K.10, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Wagenius; Murphy, E.; Maye Quade; Lee and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 355, A bill for an act relating to health; lowering the blood lead level that constitutes an elevated blood lead level in the Lead Poisoning Prevention Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.9501, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 356, A resolution relating to ratification of the proposed Equal Rights Amendment to the United States Constitution; memorializing Congress to remove the deadline for ratification of the amendment by the states.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Allen, Hornstein, Mariani, Liebling and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 357, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding general assistance eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256D.01, subdivision 1a; 256D.05, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bly; Koegel; Clark; Dehn, R.; Ward; Allen; Lee; Sundin; Ecklund; Nelson; Hausman; Carlson, L.; Bernardy; Omar; Moran; Wagenius; Schultz; Mahoney; Flanagan; Hansen; Freiberg; Olson; Considine; Lien; Slocum; Liebling; Lesch; Pinto; Fischer; Masin; Lillie; Johnson, C.; Mariani; Davnie and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 358, A bill for an act relating to health; guaranteeing that health care is available and affordable for every Minnesotan; establishing the Minnesota Health Plan, Minnesota Health Board, Minnesota Health Fund, Office of Health Quality and Planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and auditor general for the Minnesota Health Plan; requesting a 1332 waiver; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 14.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lucero, Garofalo and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 359, A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing prohibition on issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Murphy, M.; Schultz and Olson introduced:

H. F. 360, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minneapolis to Duluth high-speed passenger rail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Nelson introduced:

H. F. 361, A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring the payout of earned paid time off at separation from employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 181.171, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Murphy, M.; Olson and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 362, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Duluth airports.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Davids, Ecklund, Metsa, Sundin, Knoblach, Layman, Franke and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 363, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for building materials purchased by nonprofit snowmobile clubs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Dettmer, Lillie and Fenton introduced:

H. F. 364, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing sale of certain state lands.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 365, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a refundable student loan credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Hansen, Bly and Davids introduced:

H. F. 366, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting use of unmanned aircraft systems to take, harm, or harass wild animals; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bliss and Layman introduced:

H. F. 367, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a bridge over the Popple River in Itasca County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bliss, Howe and Poston introduced:

H. F. 368, A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; prohibiting the assignment of military pay or benefits; providing penalties and remedies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Theis; Mahoney; Gunther; Swedzinski; Clark; O'Driscoll; Johnson, C.; Considine; Lien and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 369, A bill for an act relating to vocational rehabilitation; appropriating money for centers for independent living.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 370, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fenton, Lillie and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 371, A bill for an act relating to counties; allowing a county board to temporarily fill a county commissioner vacancy by appointment in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 375.101, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Nash and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 372, A bill for an act relating to solid waste; prohibiting incentives for specified methods of collection or recycling; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 115A.94, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Howe and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 373, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing rebates for natural gas vehicles and fueling stations; establishing a rebate program with the Department of Commerce; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 374, A bill for an act relating to the city of Canby; allowing creation of a special tax increment financing district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 375, A bill for an act relating to local government; allowing a county board to appropriate money for a veterans memorial anywhere in the county; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 375.18, subdivision 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 376, A bill for an act relating to education; creating choice scholarships for students who have dropped out of high school; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 377, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating franchises; prohibiting disclaimers of violations; regulating renewals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 80C.13, subdivision 2; 80C.14, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; 80C.17, subdivision 5; 80C.21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 378, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute upgrades.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 379, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing additional school employees to participate in Southwest Minnesota State University's special education teacher education program; extending an appropriation; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 25, section 62, subdivision 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Urdahl and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 380, A bill for an act relating to transportation; increasing fines for certain traffic violations around school buses; requiring violator to attend driver improvement clinic; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.444, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Petersburg and Davids introduced:

H. F. 381, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; clarifying exemption on nonprofit tickets or admissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.70, subdivision 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Liebling; Schultz; Murphy, E.; Sauke; Lien; Fischer; Considine; Loeffler and Allen introduced:

H. F. 382, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing network access standards based on appointment wait times for managed care and county-based purchasing plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.69, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 383, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for a Rice Creek Regional Trail crossing on Silver Lake Road in New Brighton.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 384, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for early voting; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 201.022, subdivision 1; 203B.001; 203B.01, by adding a subdivision; 203B.03, subdivision 1; 203B.05, subdivision 1; 203B.081, subdivision 2; 203B.085; 203B.121, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 204B.28, subdivision 2; 206.82, subdivision 1; 206.83; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 203B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 203B.081, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lucero, Knoblach, O'Neill, McDonald, Theis, Howe and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 385, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for lane expansion of marked Interstate Highway 94 and replacement of black iron overpasses in Wright County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Kresha; Daudt; Peppin; Loon; Erickson; Lesch; Rosenthal; Fenton; O'Driscoll; Zerwas; Torkelson; Cornish; Anderson, S.; Dean, M.; Christensen; Peterson; Schomacker; Nash; Knoblach; Heintzeman; Koznick; Jurgens; Theis; Howe; Dettmer; Rarick; McDonald; Grossell; Smith; Barr, R.; Swedzinski and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 386, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a credit for donations to fund K-12 scholarships; extending the K-12 education credit to tuition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; 290.0674, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Knoblach, Davids, Loon, Erickson, Garofalo, Kresha, Lohmer, Whelan, Swedzinski and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 387, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the K-12 education expense subtraction and credit; extending the credit to tuition; increasing the subtraction and credit amounts; increasing the income phaseout for the credit; adjusting the credit and subtraction amount and credit phaseout threshold for inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, subdivision 4; 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Kresha, Loon, O'Driscoll, Howe, Swedzinski, Theis, Schomacker and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 388, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a credit for donations to fund prekindergarten educational programs; requiring districts to accept scholarships funded by donations; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124D.13, subdivision 6; 124D.15, subdivision 12; 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

O'Neill; Scott; Lesch; Nash; Miller; Drazkowski; Dehn, R.; Maye Quade; Omar; Moran; Considine; McDonald; Baker; Hamilton; Quam; Lucero and Albright introduced:

H. F. 389, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying vehicle forfeiture provisions to include more than one owner of a vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169A.63, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Zerwas; Cornish; Franson; McDonald; Johnson, B.; Fabian; Miller; Daudt; Nash and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 390, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for obstructing traffic access to a trunk highway or airport; amending the crime of obstructing transit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 160.2715; 609.855, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Uglem, Scott and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 391, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; modifying provisions for the city of Coon Rapids.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 392, A bill for an act relating to energy; providing for local authority over permit applications by large energy facilities powered by solar generating systems; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 393, A bill for an act relating to energy; allowing energy conservation to count towards a utility's renewable energy standard; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.1691, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 394, A bill for an act relating to energy; repealing a provision requiring planning a transition to an all-renewable energy future for Minnesota; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.8852.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 395, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring certificate of good standing from state committee of a political party prior to certain appointments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 15.0597, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Zerwas and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 396, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a forensic laboratory fee in criminal cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 357.021, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Loonan, Considine, Quam, Poppe and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 397, A bill for an act relating to health; creating an exemption from the practice of dentistry for certain dental students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 150A.05, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Torkelson and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 398, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for floodplain management.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Anderson, S.; Gunther; Petersburg; Knoblach; Erickson; Gruenhagen; Barr, R.; Baker; Loon; Kresha; Fabian; Lucero; Poston; Koznick; Howe; McDonald; Jurgens; Franke; Dean, M.; Anderson, P.; Nash; Dettmer; Vogel; Scott; Peterson; Loonan; Green; Christensen; Albright; Fenton; Backer; Kiel; Drazkowski; Haley and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 399, A bill for an act relating to public employment; clarifying limits on severance pay to highly compensated public employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 43A.17, subdivision 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Kresha; Daudt; Peppin; Carlson, L.; Applebaum; Dean, M.; Swedzinski; Whelan; Hoppe; Anderson, S.; O'Driscoll; Fenton; Hertaus; Haley; Howe; Lucero; Heintzeman; Christensen; Franson; Newberger; Nash; Johnson, B.; Miller; Green; Bliss; Gruenhagen; Grossell; Backer; Loon; Jessup; Poston; Anderson, P.; Theis; Lohmer and Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 400, A bill for an act relating to state contracts; requiring that the vendor not engage in a boycott of Israel; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Schultz; Olson; Murphy, M.; Ecklund; Uglem and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 401, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of Glensheen, the historic Congdon estate in Duluth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Quam, Davids and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 402, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a pilot project for genetic marker testing.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam, Pierson and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 403, A bill for an act relating to arts; modifying disposition of money from arts and cultural heritage fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 129D.045; 129D.17, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 129D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Schultz, Olson, Moran, Allen and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 404, A bill for an act relating to driver education; expanding access to driver education programs for low-income students; establishing a driver education work group; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123B.36, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Newberger, Howe and Backer introduced:

H. F. 405, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying crime level and sentence for assault of firefighters and emergency medical personnel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.2231, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Gruenhagen, Drazkowski and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 406, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for the designation and election of presidential electors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 208.03; 208.05.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Metsa; Franson; Gruenhagen; Murphy, M., and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 407, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Northeast Regional Corrections Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Metsa, Ecklund and Rarick introduced:

H. F. 408, A bill for an act relating to taxation; minerals; modifying certain provisions regarding expenditures from the Iron Range school consolidation and cooperatively operated school account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 298.28, subdivision 7a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Albright, O'Driscoll, Davnie, Vogel and Nelson introduced:

H. F. 409, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing long-term equity investment authority; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 118A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Halverson; Pryor; Koegel; Murphy, E.; Rosenthal; Nelson; Clark; Maye Quade; Carlson, L.; Omar; Schultz; Loeffler; Lee; Lien; Freiberg; Youakim; Flanagan; Olson; Dehn, R.; Masin; Hausman; Applebaum; Becker-Finn; Thissen; Carlson, A.; Kunesh-Podein; Bly and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 410, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying definition of expressly advocating; providing for disclosure of electioneering communications; amending prorating method for contributions or use of general treasury money; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.01, subdivision 16a; 10A.121, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 3; 10A.244; 10A.25, subdivision 3a; 10A.27, subdivision 15; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Halverson; Murphy, E.; Liebling; Moran; Fischer; Lillie; Slocum; Loeffler; Bernardy; Maye Quade; Flanagan; Allen; Mariani; Omar; Ward; Koegel; Rosenthal; Carlson, A.; Kunesh-Podein; Bly and Olson introduced:

H. F. 411, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing health care providers to provide patients with health information and services that are medically accurate, evidence-based, and appropriate for the patient; repealing informed consent requirements before abortions may be performed; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 145.4241; 145.4242; 145.4243; 145.4244; 145.4245; 145.4246; 145.4247; 145.4248; 145.4249.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Masin; Christensen; Peterson; Carlson, A.; Slocum and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 412, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for bridge and interchange projects on a segment of marked Interstate Highway 35W; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Torkelson and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 413, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Lake Redwood reclamation and enhancement project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Youakim; Metsa; Considine; Flanagan; Davids; Schultz; Johnson, S.; Lillie and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 414, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing valuation exclusion for certain improvements to homestead and commercial-industrial property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.11, subdivision 16, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Metsa, Ecklund, Hausman, Lueck and Baker introduced:

H. F. 415, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for utility relocation related to relocation of Highway 53.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Metsa and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 416, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Mesabi Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Schomacker, Swedzinski and Miller introduced:

H. F. 417, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Rural Career and Technical Education Consortium; appropriating money; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Runbeck; Petersburg; Newberger; Drazkowski; Hertaus; Anderson, S.; Gruenhagen; Dean, M.; Nash; McDonald and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 418, A bill for an act relating to transit; prohibiting the Metropolitan Council from undertaking a light rail project without explicit legislative authority; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 398A; 471; 473.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Schultz and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 419, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the MinnesotaCare income limit; modifying MinnesotaCare premiums and cost-sharing; requiring the commissioner of human services to seek federal waivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256L.02, by adding a subdivision; 256L.03, subdivision 5; 256L.04, subdivisions 1, 7; 256L.07, subdivision 1; 256L.15, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Schultz; Murphy, E.; Liebling and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 420, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying the definition of affordability for families with access to employer-subsidized insurance for purposes of MinnesotaCare eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256L.07, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 421, A bill for an act relating to health care; seeking federal approval to offer an alternative open enrollment period within the individual health market and MinnesotaCare.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Schultz, Liebling and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 422, A bill for an act relating to health; creating a comprehensive health care workforce council and workforce plan; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Theis, Howe, O'Driscoll and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 423, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring that certain equipment to accommodate hearing-impaired people be included in capital improvement projects using state funds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Schultz, Fischer and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 424, A bill for an act relating to MNsure; creating the shared eligibility system for MNsure; modifying the amount retained or collected from health care premiums to fund the operation of MNsure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62V.05, subdivisions 2, 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62V.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Schultz, Liebling and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 425, A bill for an act relating to health; eliminating the MNsure Board; designating MNsure as a state agency; changing rulemaking provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 15.01; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; 62V.02, subdivisions 2, 11; 62V.03; 62V.04; 62V.05; 62V.06; 62V.07; 62V.08; 62V.09; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62V.11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Gruenhagen, Quam, Scott and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 426, A bill for an act relating to insurance; permitting certain entities to administer unified personal health premium accounts; modifying availability of coverage provisions for the small employer market; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62A.303; 62L.12, subdivisions 3, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Carlson, A.; Schultz; Slocum; Rosenthal and Sauke introduced:

H. F. 427, A bill for an act relating to taxation; clarifying authority for political subdivisions to impose and collect local lodging taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 469.190, subdivisions 1, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Fischer and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 428, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for teacher development and evaluation revenue.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Fischer and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 429, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a research-supported, computer-based educational program that uses singing to improve the reading ability of students in grades 3 through 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Schultz and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 430, A bill for an act relating to health care; eliminating repeal of the tax on hospitals and health care providers; providing a contingent increase in primary care provider payment rates; clarifying uses of money in the health care access fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 295.52, subdivision 8; 295.581; repealing Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 6, section 97, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Nornes; Hansen; Fabian; Johnson, C.; Ecklund; Ward; Zerwas; Sundin; Fenton; Cornish and Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 431, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for wetland replacement credits for local government roads; authorizing the sale of general obligation bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Metsa and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 432, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for local road improvements in the city of Mountain Iron related to the reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 169; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Youakim, Davids, Flanagan, Freiberg, Halverson, Pryor, Davnie, Lien, Baker and Loon introduced:

H. F. 433, A bill for an act relating to taxation; requiring the commissioner of revenue to implement a free electronic filing system for individual income tax returns; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Fabian; Torkelson; Anderson, P.; Jurgens; Ecklund; Grossell and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 434, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing certain temporary conditions for wetland replacement for local government roads.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Youakim, Loonan, Flanagan, Slocum, Sundin and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 435, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; requiring notice of automatic renewal cancellation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Carlson, A.; Hausman; Slocum; Masin and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 436, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Mall of America light rail transit station improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Schultz, Thissen and Bly introduced:

H. F. 437, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a new measurement of economic welfare; requiring the inclusion of the economic measure in the state budget forecast; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.103, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Howe; Grossell; Johnson, B.; Cornish and O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 438, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; modifying certain definitions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 353.01, subdivision 43.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Ecklund, Lueck, Hausman, Lillie and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 439, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Gitchi-Gami State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Loonan introduced:

H. F. 440, A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting the enforcement of certain restrictive covenants against involuntarily terminated agents; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Johnson, C.; Poppe and Bly introduced:

H. F. 441, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money to address Palmer amaranth and other invasive noxious weeds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 442, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center; amending Laws 2002, chapter 393, section 22, subdivision 6, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Liebling, Koegel, Loonan, Loeffler, Peterson, Schultz and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 443, A bill for an act relating to health; allowing pharmacists to provide a drug refill without a prescription; requiring insurance coverage; authorizing rulemaking; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62Q; 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Loon, Slocum and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 444, A bill for an act relating to securities; modifying the MNvest registration exemption; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 80A.461.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Anderson, S. and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 445, A bill for an act relating to state government; repealing the state auditor enterprise fund; providing funding for the Office of the State Auditor from the general fund; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 6.481, subdivision 6; 6.56, subdivision 2; 6.581, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 6.581, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Bennett, Davids, Hansen and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 446, A bill for an act relating to the city of Albert Lea; modifying local sales tax authority; amending Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 3, article 5, section 38, subdivisions 2, as amended, 4, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 447, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 448, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reimbursing taxing jurisdictions in Mille Lacs County for lost revenue.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 449, A bill for an act relating to prevailing wages; modifying the prevailing hours of labor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.42, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Theis and Howe introduced:

H. F. 450, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for design of an amphitheater in Waite Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 451, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Malone Island Bridge in the city of Isle; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 452, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fenton and Lesch introduced:

H. F. 453, A bill for an act relating to companion animals; providing criminal penalties for certain acts resulting in death or bodily harm to a pet or companion animal; modifying certain criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 343.21, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Olson; Schultz; Murphy, M.; Torkelson; Hansen; Bly; Gunther; Wagenius; Rarick and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 454, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for cleanup of the St. Louis River and Duluth harbor; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Halverson introduced:

H. F. 455, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting school bus stops in right-turn lanes except under specified conditions; requiring use of prewarning amber signals, flashing red signals, and stop-signal arms when stopping in right-turn lanes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.443, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Freiberg, Applebaum and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 456, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying exemption provisions for construction materials by certain contractors; adding a refund provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 457, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; extending availability of grant money for removing and preventing aquatic invasive species; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 3, section 3, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Lucero; Anderson, S.; Jessup; Green; O'Neill and Nash introduced:

H. F. 458, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the state auditor to reimburse the legal costs of Wright, Becker, and Ramsey Counties; regulating the use of certain appropriations by the state auditor for litigation expenses.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Lucero, Scott, Lesch, Thissen, Davnie, Drazkowski, Whelan, Zerwas, Newberger, McDonald, Smith and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 459, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, section 10; providing that the right of citizens to be secure from unreasonable searches and seizures includes protection against unreasonable searches and seizures of electronic communications and data.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 460, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; motor vehicles' dedicating the rental motor vehicles tax to the corridors of commerce program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.94.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 461, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the MERIT Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Dettmer and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 462, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Interstate Highway 35W and Lake Drive interchange improvements and realignment of West Freeway Drive and Hornsby Street; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Fenton, Lillie, O'Driscoll, Nelson and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 463, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying alternative procedure for absentee voting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 203B.081, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 464, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing certified paraprofessionals to provide home care services; directing the commissioner of human services to seek federal approval for reimbursement of certified paraprofessionals who provide home care services; directing the commissioner of human services to establish procedure codes for reimbursement of certified paraprofessionals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144A.43, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 144A.471, subdivisions 6, 7; 144A.472, subdivision 2; 144A.4792, subdivision 6; 144A.4795, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Drazkowski; Haley; Pugh; O'Neill; Bahr, C.; Miller; Nash; Gruenhagen; McDonald; Zerwas; Koznick; Bennett; Runbeck; Petersburg; Backer; Vogel; Daniels; Peterson; Hertaus; Kiel and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 465, A bill for an act relating to transportation; passenger rail; restricting expenditures and other powers related to certain rail projects; requiring insurance for certain projects; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 16B; 117; 222; 459; 473.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 466, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; appropriating money for Minneapolis Sculpture Garden renovation expenses.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 467, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; requiring affidavits of contributions be submitted electronically; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 10A.323; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 4501.0300, subpart 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 468, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the city of Madelia, for public infrastructure repair and replacement.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 469, A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending the Minnesota Personal Protection Act; creating lifetime permits to carry handguns; reducing the application fee for permits to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 624.714, subdivisions 2a, 3, 7, 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 470, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating the crime of tampering with a public safety motor vehicle; establishing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 471, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for a controlled railroad crossing project in Wayzata; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 472, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for railroad crossing safety improvement projects and quiet zones in Loretto and Medina; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Metsa, Sandstede and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 473, A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to grant certain easements to the Housing and Redevelopment Authority in and for the city of Virginia.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 474, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; authorizing criminal background checks by the Board of Medical Practice; exempting certain physicians from criminal background checks under the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 147.381.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright, Youakim and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 475, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expansion and renovation of the Perspectives Family Center facility in St. Louis Park.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 476, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Century College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Fischer and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 477, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the homestead valuation exclusion for disabled veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 478, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for sewer and water infrastructure for the city of Pease; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Swedzinski, Ecklund, Sundin, Rarick, Metsa and Howe introduced:

H. F. 479, A bill for an act relating to taxation; motor vehicle sales; expanding an exemption for certain motor vehicle purchases by local governments; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297B.03.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 480, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Valley Regional Rail Authority; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Kiel, Lohmer, Liebling, Theis and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 481, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the personal care assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0659, subdivisions 1, 2, 11, 21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright; Carlson, L., and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 482, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying a grant for assistive technology; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 1, article 1, section 2, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C.; Considine and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 483, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for phase 2 of improvements to facilities for the Minnesota sex offender program on the lower campus of St. Peter Regional Treatment Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Peterson and Davids introduced:

H. F. 484, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; freezing the state general levy at the 2017 level; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, P.; Poppe; Hamilton and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 485, A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing an agricultural educator grant program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Garofalo, Lien and Albright introduced:

H. F. 486, A bill for an act relating to health; allowing a subtraction from state business tax for medical cannabis manufacturers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.0134, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 487, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing exemptions for nonprofit animal shelters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Bly; Murphy, E.; Applebaum; Lesch; Johnson, S.; Kunesh-Podein; Thissen; Metsa and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 488, A bill for an act relating to health; guaranteeing that health care is available and affordable for every Minnesotan; establishing the Minnesota Health Plan, Minnesota Health Board, Minnesota Health Fund, Office of Health Quality and Planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and auditor general for the Minnesota Health Plan; requesting a 1332 waiver; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 14.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fenton, Erickson, Peterson, Loon, Davnie, Ward, Slocum, Bennett and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 489, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing a grant to the Minnesota Principals Academy; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Lien introduced:

H. F. 490, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the operating payment rate for certain nonprofit nursing facilities in border cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256R.53, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Clark, Schultz, Moran and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 491, A bill for an act relating to health; amending the Lead Poisoning Prevention Act; amending landlord requirements for renting residential property; creating the Dustin Luke Shields Act; amending radon and lead disclosure requirements; providing a property tax benefit for lead hazard reductions; providing a civil cause of action; appropriating money for lead and healthy homes grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.9501, subdivision 2; 504B.001, subdivision 14; 504B.161, subdivision 1; 513.57; 513.61; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 492, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for an ATV trail connection; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Sundin, Lueck, Sandstede, Ecklund, Considine, Rarick and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 493, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for marked Trunk Highway 73 realignment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 494, A bill for an act relating to education; special education teacher licensing; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 495, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure for the Big Lake Area Sanitary District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Schultz, Bly and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 496, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; seeking federal waiver to allow individual consumers the opportunity to obtain coverage through the state employees group insurance plan (SEGIP).

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Sundin, Slocum, Sandstede, Considine and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 497, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the Cromwell Wright Area Fire District as a special taxing district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.066.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 498, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; imposing an alternative fuel vehicle tax; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 296A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 499, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing an urban bicycle lane use permit and a bicycle safety education program; imposing a fee; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.222, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 500, A bill for an act relating to human services; making policy and technical changes to the nursing facility payment system; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.0724, subdivision 6; 256B.431, subdivision 30, by adding a subdivision; 256B.434, subdivision 4; 256R.02, subdivisions 4, 17, 18, 19, 22, 42, 52, by adding subdivisions; 256R.07, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 256R.10, by adding a subdivision; 256R.13, subdivision 4; 256R.37; 256R.40, subdivisions 1, 5; 256R.41; 256R.47; 256R.49; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256R; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256R.06, subdivision 7; 256R.54, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fenton, Slocum, Schomacker, Kiel, Backer, Maye Quade, Peterson and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 501, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to voice response suicide prevention and mental health crisis response program and to expand statewide text message suicide prevention and mental health crisis response program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 502, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; allocating the estimated revenue from the sale of motor vehicle tires to the highway user tax distribution fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.94.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hansen, Lillie, Lien, Halverson, Gunther and Franke introduced:

H. F. 503, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for Central Intelligence Agency retirees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 504, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a retroactive exemption and refund for construction materials and supplies purchased by certain nonprofit economic development corporations; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Dettmer; Mahoney; Maye Quade; Lesch; Hilstrom; Lee; Hoppe; Zerwas; Heintzeman; Cornish; Kresha; Howe; Franson; Lueck; Hansen; Bly; Johnson, S.; Metsa; Flanagan; O'Driscoll; Poston; Daniels; Jurgens and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 505, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; appropriating money for a grant to the veterans defense project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 506, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Green Giant Museum in Blue Earth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 507, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for phase I of the city of Jackson's Memorial Park redevelopment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gruenhagen, Loonan, Drazkowski and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 508, A bill for an act relating to wages; modifying certain prevailing wage provisions; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.79, by adding a subdivision; 116J.871, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 177.43, subdivision 7; 177.44, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 177.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 509, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the city of Winnebago's northwest area utility improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 510, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure for an industrial park in the city of Blue Earth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Fenton introduced:

H. F. 511, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money from the arts and cultural heritage fund for restoration and programming for the Miller Barn in Woodbury.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Rarick introduced:

H. F. 512, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water infrastructure projects in Pine City; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Swedzinski, Ecklund, Allen, Urdahl, West and Davids introduced:

H. F. 513, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the working family credit for American Indians living on reservations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0671, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Sundin, Rarick and Davids introduced:

H. F. 514, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; exempting certain Indian-owned property from taxation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 515, A bill for an act relating to contracts; regulating automatic renewal clauses in consumer contracts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325G.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loeffler; Carlson, L.; Schultz; Marquart; Slocum; Metsa; Maye Quade; Lee; Halverson; Bernardy; Hortman; Youakim; Dehn, R.; Clark; Allen; Sandstede and Omar introduced:

H. F. 516, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the working family credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0671, subdivisions 1, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Albright; Hertaus; Uglem; Dehn, R., and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 517, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a regional medical examiner's facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Zerwas; Murphy, E.; Dean, M.; Hamilton; Schomacker; Liebling; Albright; Backer; Halverson; Flanagan; McDonald; Lohmer and Considine introduced:

H. F. 518, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a complex pediatric home care nursing category for home care nursing services; increasing the payment rate for home care nursing services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0654, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 519, A bill for an act relating to health; extending paid leave benefits to living organ donors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 181.945, subdivisions 2, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 181.9456.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 520, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a subtraction and credit for contributions to a Minnesota college savings plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 521, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing a subtraction and establishing a refundable credit for certain contributions for higher education expenses; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Omar, Hornstein, Clark, Davnie, Lee, Allen, Ward and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 522, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for car sharing services from the motor vehicle rental tax and fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.64, subdivisions 2, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bly, Hausman and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 523, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for certain intercity passenger rail projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 524, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to conduct a highway mapping study.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 525, A bill for an act relating to public safety; traffic regulations; establishing speed limit on marked Interstate Highway 35E in St. Paul at 55 miles per hour; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.14, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Zerwas; Albright; Hamilton; Murphy, E., and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 526, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; creating a state Board of Occupational Therapy Practice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.6402, subdivision 4; 148.6405; 148.6408, subdivision 2; 148.6410, subdivision 2; 148.6412, subdivision 2; 148.6415; 148.6418, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5; 148.6420, subdivisions 1, 3, 5; 148.6423; 148.6425, subdivisions 2, 3; 148.6428; 148.6443, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8; 148.6445, subdivisions 1, 10; 148.6448; 214.01, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.6402, subdivision 2; 148.6450.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton, Marquart, McDonald, Petersburg and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 527, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the wind energy production tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.029, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 528, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rehabilitation of the Soo Line Trail bridge in Morrison County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, Considine, Gunther, Loonan, Hausman and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 529, A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing interactive video for targeted case management; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.0621, subdivision 10; 256B.0625, subdivision 20, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0924, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 530, A bill for an act relating to the city of Wayzata; tax increment financing; extending the five-year rule for Tax Increment Financing District 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Thissen, Garofalo, Knoblach, Theis and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 531, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minneapolis People's Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 532, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a sales tax exemption for certain construction materials; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 533, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the Garrison, Kathio, West Mille Lacs Lake Sanitary District to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Nelson introduced:

H. F. 534, A bill for an act relating to counties; authorizing the appointment of specified county offices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 375.08; 375A.10, subdivision 5; 375A.12, subdivision 2; 382.01; 382.02; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 375A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Baker and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 535, A bill for an act relating to education finance; qualifying specific on-site education programs located at a care and treatment facility as learning year programs; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 536, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of New London to impose a local sales and use tax and issue bonds for specified projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 537, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Spicer to impose a local sales and use tax for specified projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 538, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a personal learning plan for third grade students who do not read at grade level; requiring that a student who does not meet high school standards be informed that admission to a public school is free until age 21; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.12, subdivision 3; 120B.125.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 539, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Rush Line Corridor Transitway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Albright; Poston; Jurgens; Bahr, C., and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 540, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing for transfer-on-death of title to motor vehicles; exempting transfer from motor vehicle sales tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.15, subdivision 1a; 297B.01, subdivision 16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Clark; Mariani; Hamilton; Baker; Hornstein; Allen; Loeffler; Omar; Ward; Moran; Mahoney; Johnson, S.; Lee; Dehn, R.; Maye Quade; Youakim; Fischer; Carlson, L.; Bernardy; Lillie; Masin; Kunesh-Podein; Hausman; Hansen; Metsa; Freiberg; Olson; Rosenthal; Carlson, A.; Pinto; Murphy, E.; Bly and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 541, A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending requirements governing driver's licenses and Minnesota identification cards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 171.06, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7410.0410, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Lesch introduced:

H. F. 542, A bill for an act relating to public safety; codifying case law interpretation of terroristic threats; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.713, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Lesch introduced:

H. F. 543, A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; regulating consumer fraud; modifying remedies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 325F.69, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Mahoney and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 544, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the East Side Freedom Library; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 545, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; prohibiting use of public funds to promote or defeat a ballot question; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 5; 10A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 546, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for replacement of the Lake Titlow Dam; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fenton, Loon, Theis, Peterson, Kresha and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 547, A bill for an act relating to education; administration of the federal Child and Adult Care Food Program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.111, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 548, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for extending the Camp Ripley/Veterans State Trail; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 549, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for AURI facilities improvement; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Koegel, Hortman, Hilstrom, Uglem and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 550, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for a fabrication lab for the Anoka-Hennepin school district's Secondary Technical Education Program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Green, Poston, Whelan and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 551, A bill for an act relating to environment; eliminating rulemaking authority of Pollution Control Agency and Department of Natural Resources; providing for sunset or enactment of existing rules.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Green; Newberger; Whelan; Grossell; Johnson, B.; Daniels; Schomacker; Backer; Nash; Swedzinski; Bliss; Anderson, P.; Lucero; O'Neill; Heintzeman; Erickson; Poston and Miller introduced:

H. F. 552, A bill for an act relating to administrative rulemaking; requiring a specific grant of authority in law for adoption of rules; reducing the threshold for conducting a public hearing on expedited rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 14.05, subdivision 1; 14.389, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 553, A bill for an act relating to education; regulating disposition of schoolhouses and sites following schoolhouse closings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123B.51, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 554, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; authorizing the city of Fergus Falls to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Dettmer and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 555, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing a reduced class rate for congressionally chartered veterans organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 25.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 556, A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; making various technical and minor policy changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 469.1763, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 469.178, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 557, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for certain recreational vehicle sales on Sundays; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168.275.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 558, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for innovative delivery of career and technical education programs and sharing of district resources; amending Laws 2012, chapter 263, section 1, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Franson, Albright, Schomacker, Swedzinski and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 559, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing a governmental entity to invest funds of a hospital owned or operated by the governmental entity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.581, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel, Green, Backer, Marquart, Fabian, Nornes and Grossell introduced:

H. F. 560, A bill for an act relating to waters; appropriating money for River Watch program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Poppe; Johnson, C.; Bly; Marquart; Ecklund and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 561, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the farm advocates program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Hansen, Thissen and Bly introduced:

H. F. 562, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing the Department of Parks and Trails; transferring authority; requiring a report; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 15.01; 15.06, subdivision 1; 84.027, subdivision 2; 84.029, subdivision 2; 84.03; 84.8031; 84.83, subdivision 4a; 85.045, subdivision 1; 85.053, subdivision 1; 85.46, subdivisions 1, 6; 85.535, subdivision 1; 85.536, subdivisions 1, 5, 10; 86A.05, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 9, 11, 13, 15; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 563, A bill for an act relating to labor relations; appropriating money for the Public Employment Relations Board.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 564, A bill for an act relating to state government; classifying certain data of the Public Employment Relations Board; exempting the Public Employment Relations Board from the open meetings law in certain cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.43, subdivision 6; 13D.01, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 565, A bill for an act relating to retirement; making administrative changes to the Minnesota State Retirement System, Teachers Retirement Association, Public Employees Retirement Association, and St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association; clarifying refund repayment procedures; modifying executive director credentials; clarifying service requirements; revising appeal procedures; modifying service credit purchase procedures; establishing new procedures for disability applications due to private disability insurance requirements; clarifying disability benefit payment provisions; modifying annual benefit limitations for federal tax code compliance; authorizing use of IRS correction procedures; clarifying benefit offsets for certain refund payments; clarifying police and fire plan coverage for certain Hennepin Healthcare System supervisors; modifying various economic actuarial assumptions; adopting recommendations of the Volunteer Firefighter Relief Association Working Group; increasing relief association lump-sum service pension maximums; lowering certain vesting requirements for Eden Prairie Volunteer Firefighters Relief Association; adopting definition of the Hometown Heroes Act related to public safety officer death benefits; allowing service credit purchase and Rule of 90-eligibility for certain Minnesota Department of Transportation employees; authorizing MnSCU employees to elect retroactive and prospective TRA coverage; authorizing MnSCU employee to transfer past service from IRAP to PERA; increasing maximum employer contribution to a supplemental laborers pension fund; authorizing certain additional sources of retirement plan funding; making technical and conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3A.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 16A.14, subdivision 2a; 352.03, subdivisions 5, 6; 352.113, subdivision 2; 352.23; 352B.11, subdivision 4; 352D.05, subdivision 4; 353.01, subdivisions 16, 43; 353.012; 353.0162; 353.32, subdivisions 1, 4; 353.34, subdivision 2; 353.64, subdivision 10; 353G.02, subdivision 6; 354.05, by adding a subdivision; 354.06, subdivisions 2, 2a; 354.095; 354.44, subdivision 9; 354.46, subdivision 6; 354.48, subdivision 1; 354.52, subdivision 4; 354A.011, subdivision 29; 354A.093, subdivisions 4, 6; 354A.095; 354A.096; 354A.35, subdivision 2; 354A.38; 356.215, subdivision 8; 356.24, subdivision 1; 356.50, subdivision 2; 356.551, subdivision 2; 356.635, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 356.96, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13; 423A.02, subdivision 3; 424A.01, by adding subdivisions; 424A.015, by adding a subdivision; 424A.02, subdivision 3; 424B.20, subdivision 4; 490.124, subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 356; 424A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 352.04, subdivision 11; 353.0161; 353.34, subdivision 6; 354A.12, subdivisions 2c, 3c; 354A.31, subdivision 3; 356.47, subdivision 1; 356.611, subdivisions 3, 3a, 4, 5; 356.96, subdivisions 14, 15; 424A.02, subdivision 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Haley, Pelowski, Olson, Hausman, Gunther and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 566, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the port development assistance program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Backer introduced:

H. F. 567, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 568, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water infrastructure in the city of Cold Spring; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 569, A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money to commission music for State Capitol grand opening.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 570, A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money to Wheel and Cog Children's Museum.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Swedzinski; Schomacker; Anderson, P.; Hamilton; Poppe; Johnson, C.; Lien and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 571, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money to implement the noxious weed grant program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Lillie, Fischer and Ward introduced:

H. F. 572, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for grants to support student transitions between middle school and high school.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Lillie; Fischer; Dean, M., and Ward introduced:

H. F. 573, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Applied Technology Center at Century College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Urdahl and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 574, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for attaining a master's degree in teacher's licensure field; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 575, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; exempting the Lanesboro dam project from a nonstate contribution; amending Laws 2012, chapter 293, section 7, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 576, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 577, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a pilot grant program to encourage and support underrepresented and disadvantaged girls in exploring and pursuing STEM careers; appropriating money; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Johnson, C.; Considine and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 578, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the second phase of the improvements and expansion of the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 579, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; clarifying sales of specified digital products or other digital products to end users; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.61, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 580, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Backer and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 581, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Schomacker, Kiel, Backer and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 582, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the types of health professionals who may be employed by supplemental nursing services agencies overseen by the commissioner of health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144A.70, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 583, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Grand Rapids Mississippi Riverfront Pedestrian Bridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Considine and Howe introduced:

H. F. 584, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing issuance of disability plate to owner of motorized bicycle under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 168.021, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a; 169.345, subdivisions 1, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Liebling, Drazkowski and Scott introduced:

H. F. 585, A bill for an act relating to public safety; correction of erroneous criminal records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.87, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 586, A bill for an act relating to state lands; establishing funds to make annual payments for certain state-purchased land using dedicated revenues; modifying payment in lieu of taxes requirements; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 97A.056, subdivision 1a, by adding subdivisions; 116P.02, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 477A.10; 477A.11, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 11A; 116P; 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Barr, R.; Fenton; Halverson; Anderson, S.; Jessup and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 587, A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying unclaimed property requirements; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 345.42, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Johnson, C.; Torkelson and Considine introduced:

H. F. 588, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 14 between the cities of New Ulm and Nicollet; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Drazkowski; Poston; Miller; Hertaus; Scott; Pugh; McDonald; Dean, M., and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 589, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; repealing the political contribution refund; repealing the public subsidy program; providing for voluntary pledges to abide by expenditure limits and certain other sections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.01, subdivision 26; 10A.105, subdivision 1; 10A.15, subdivision 1; 10A.245, subdivision 2; 10A.25, subdivisions 1, 10; 10A.257, subdivision 1; 10A.27, subdivision 10; 10A.322, subdivision 1; 10A.38; 270A.03, subdivision 7; 289A.50, subdivision 1; 290.01, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.30; 10A.31, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 6a, 7, 7a, 10, 10a, 10b, 11; 10A.315; 10A.321; 10A.322, subdivisions 2, 4; 10A.323; 10A.324, subdivisions 1, 3; 13.4967, subdivision 2; 290.06, subdivision 23; Minnesota Rules, parts 4503.1400, subparts 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9; 4503.1450.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Koegel; Bernardy; Slocum; Hilstrom; Murphy, M.; Nelson; Ecklund; Hornstein; Hausman and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 590, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Foley Boulevard Northstar commuter rail station; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Rosenthal, Dettmer, Lee, Ecklund and Davids introduced:

H. F. 591, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing educational assistance to translators who assisted United States troops; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 197.791, subdivisions 4, 5a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 592, A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating the Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 254A.04.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 593, A bill for an act relating to real estate appraisers; changing requirements relating to investigations, background checks, and disciplinary actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.411, by adding a subdivision; 82B.07; 82B.08, subdivision 2a; 82B.20, by adding a subdivision; 82B.24, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 82B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Poppe and Bennett introduced:

H. F. 594, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Cedar River Watershed District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Poppe introduced:

H. F. 595, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for waterways restoration in the city of Austin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Poppe introduced:

H. F. 596, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for site improvements at the Ramsey Mill Pond in Austin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Dean, M.; Flanagan; Zerwas; Franson; Kresha and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 597, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the White Earth Band of Ojibwe child welfare services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 598, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for road improvements in McLeod County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Vogel; Metsa; Daudt; Nash; Halverson; Loonan; O'Neill; Scott; Pugh; Uglem; Anderson, P.; Runbeck; Lucero and Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 599, A bill for an act relating to state government; creating the Legislative Budget Office; prescribing its powers and duties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.305, subdivision 1; 3.98, subdivisions 1, 4; 3.987, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Garofalo; Howe; Peppin; Pelowski; Marquart; O'Neill; Fenton; Daudt; Fabian; Koznick; Smith; Newberger; Anderson, P.; Loonan; Daniels; Poppe; Pugh; Scott; West; Rosenthal; Rarick; Baker; O'Driscoll; Nash; Albright and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 600, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing uniformity for employment mandates on private employers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Lohmer; Theis; Green; Daudt; Heintzeman; Newberger; Bahr, C.; Howe; Nash; Lucero; Loonan; Gruenhagen; Koznick; Franson; Drazkowski; Miller; Bennett; Christensen; Knoblach; Bliss; Swedzinski; Dettmer; Whelan; Peppin; Dean, M.; Pugh; Anderson, S.; McDonald and Grossell introduced:

H. F. 601, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing commissioner of human services with additional authority to sanction and terminate state health care program providers; establishing financial reporting requirements for abortion services; modifying payment procedures for abortion services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.04, subdivision 21, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision; 256B.064, subdivision 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Anderson, S.; Loon; Erickson and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 602, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing that the education expense credit and deduction apply to certain expenditures for prekindergarten expenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, subdivision 4; 290.0674, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Drazkowski; Newberger; Baker; Franson; Gruenhagen; Dettmer; Petersburg; Bennett; Green; Gunther; Lueck; Bliss; Swedzinski; Heintzeman; Daniels; Howe; Backer; Schomacker; Johnson, B.; Layman; Miller; Poston; Scott; Nash; Bahr, C.; Quam; Haley; Rarick; Loonan; Pierson; Davids; Torkelson; Kiel; Nornes and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 603, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a school building bond agricultural property tax credit; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 127A.45, subdivisions 10, 13; 273.1392; 273.1393; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.07, subdivision 2; 275.08, subdivision 1b; 276.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Quam; Franson; Pugh; Bahr, C.; Nash; Drazkowski; Scott; Koznick; Miller; Poston; Erickson; Christensen; Nornes; Smith; Albright; Newberger; Gunther; Lueck; Schomacker; Lohmer and Whelan introduced:

H. F. 604, A bill for an act relating to collective bargaining; adopting the Hands Off Child Care Act; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 179A.50; 179A.51; 179A.52; 179A.53.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

McDonald; Poston; Loonan; Lohmer; Daudt; Lucero; Drazkowski; Nash; Dean, M.; Gruenhagen; Hertaus; Anderson, S.; Albright; Gunther; Davids; Pelowski; Carlson, L., and Backer introduced:

H. F. 605, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for an annual city celebration; modifying the threshold for duration of premises leases for certain nonprofit fund-raising events; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.70, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

McDonald, Drazkowski, Lucero, Nash, Hertaus, Gruenhagen, Gunther, Davids, Pelowski and Backer introduced:

H. F. 606, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; phasing out the state general levy on commercial-industrial property over five years; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivisions 1, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Schultz, Rosenthal and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 607, A bill for an act relating to higher education; creating a resident tuition relief grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Pierson, Rarick, Backer, Heintzeman, Franson, Davids, Poppe and Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 608, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing an income tax credit for sales or rentals of agricultural assets to beginning farmers; providing an income tax credit for beginning farmer financial management programs; establishing duties for the Rural Finance Authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Backer; Davids; Marquart; Torkelson; Fabian; Schomacker; Swedzinski; Anderson, P.; Baker; Pelowski; Johnson, S.; Lueck; Johnson, C.; Lien; Howe; Ecklund; Sundin; Metsa; Rarick; Fenton; Dettmer; Davnie; Cornish; Nelson; Considine; Gruenhagen; Zerwas; Youakim; Gunther; Miller; Poppe; Christensen; Whelan; Kiel and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 609, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying county program aid; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 477A.0124, subdivision 4; 477A.03, subdivision 2b; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.0124, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Knoblach; Drazkowski; Davids; Marquart; Hertaus; Howe; Newberger; Swedzinski; Gruenhagen; Anderson, P.; Backer; Daniels; Pelowski; Poppe; Baker; Schomacker; Erickson and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 610, A bill for an act relating to property taxation; modifying the agricultural homestead rules for certain properties owned by trusts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.124, subdivisions 14, 21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Pierson, Sauke, Liebling, Quam and Davids introduced:

H. F. 611, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Rochester International Airport.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Theis and Howe introduced:

H. F. 612, A bill for an act relating to construction codes; requiring certificates of occupancy to be issued within two business days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 326B.142.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 613, A bill for an act relating to taxation; allowing the city of North Mankato to impose a local food and beverage tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Loonan and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 614, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money to the commissioner of health for local public health grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Anderson, S.; Marquart; McDonald; O'Neill and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 615, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; conforming to federal section 179 allowances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0131, subdivision 10, as amended; 290.0133, subdivision 12, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Knoblach, Theis, Howe, Newberger and O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 616, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for asset preservation for state correctional facilities; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Fischer, Runbeck and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 617, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Hugo Short Line Railway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hansen and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 618, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Robert Street reconstruction in West St. Paul.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Jurgens, Drazkowski, Davids, Franke and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 619, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending the five-year rule for Tax Increment Financing District No. 1-12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mahoney and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 620, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the East Side Enterprise Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 621, A bill for an act relating to judges; eliminating the mandatory retirement age for judges; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 490.121, subdivision 21d; 490.125.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Davids; Anderson, S.; Applebaum; Rosenthal and Loon introduced:

H. F. 622, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying definition of resident for purposes of determining domicile; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.01, subdivision 7; 291.005, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, P. and Backer introduced:

H. F. 623, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Eagle's Healing Nest in Sauk Centre.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 624, A bill for an act relating to insurance; modifying basic economic loss benefits to include losses to a Good Samaritan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 65B.43, by adding a subdivision; 65B.44, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Youakim; Omar; Flanagan; Carlson, L., and Lee introduced:

H. F. 625, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for the community education revenue program; increasing the minimum population guarantee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.20, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Youakim, Loonan, Applebaum and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 626, A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring underinsured and uninsured motorist coverage for motorcycles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 65B.48, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Peterson, Marquart, Backer, Hamilton, Poppe, Torkelson and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 627, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the calculation of referendum equalization revenue, aid, and levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.17, subdivisions 5, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Bahr, C.; Runbeck; Lucero; Pugh; Hertaus; Scott; Whelan and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 628, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; allowing consideration of reasonableness of system statements in the Metropolitan Land Planning Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.857, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Rarick; Swedzinski; Backer; Lueck; Erickson; Poston; Baker; Fabian; Heintzeman; Johnson, B.; Dettmer; Pierson; Hertaus; Theis; Lohmer and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 629, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain claims against estates provisions under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.15, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rarick, Erickson, Lueck, Metsa, Ecklund, Bliss, Green and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 630, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing aid for out-of-home placement costs of children under the Indian Child Welfare Act; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rarick, Haley, Fenton, Mahoney, O'Neill, Howe, Hertaus, Theis, Metsa, Swedzinski, Lohmer, Daniels and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 631, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; establishing a youth skills training program; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 175.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Pierson, Rarick and Davids introduced:

H. F. 632, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; changing exemption criteria for apprenticeship training facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.02, subdivision 86.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Johnson, C. and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 633, A bill for an act relating to transportation finance; amending an appropriation for state road construction; amending Laws 2015, chapter 75, article 1, section 3, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Schultz, Metsa and Hansen introduced:

H. F. 634, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying requirements related to the certification of the names of candidates for president and vice president of the United States; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 207A.13, subdivision 2; 208.03.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Hamilton and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 635, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying the purposes for which the existing state appropriation bond authorization for the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System may be used; authorizing additional state appropriation bonding for the final phase of the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System project; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.967, subdivisions 7, 8, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Poston introduced:

H. F. 636, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing land classified as agricultural homestead and farmed by a beginning farmer to continue to qualify for homestead classification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.124, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Johnson, C. and Considine introduced:

H. F. 637, A bill for an act relating to retirement; correctional state employees retirement; including additional Department of Human Services employees in plan coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 352.91, subdivision 3f.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Howe, Theis and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 638, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use tax; allocating the estimated revenue from the sale of motor vehicle parts to the highway user tax distribution fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.94.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Whelan, Backer, Scott, Green and Poston introduced:

H. F. 639, A bill for an act relating to state contracts; requiring that the vendor not engage in a boycott of Israel; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Davnie and Ward introduced:

H. F. 640, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a Professional Educator Standards Board; providing for rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.06, subdivisions 2, 3; 122A.18, subdivision 1; 122A.21, subdivision 2; 214.01, subdivision 3; 214.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.07; 122A.08; 122A.09, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Dean, M.; Albright; Murphy, E.; Zerwas; Loonan; McDonald and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 641, A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting intergovernmental transfers and supplemental payments from hospital surcharge; repealing a mandatory intergovernmental transfer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256.9657, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.19, subdivision 1c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Urdahl, Swedzinski, Backer, Marquart, Poppe, Lien and Poston introduced:

H. F. 642, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money and providing for clean water, water infrastructure, and related purposes; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 446A.072; 446A.073; 446A.081, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Peterson, Liebling and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 643, A bill for an act relating to health licensing; clarifying title protection and grounds for disciplinary action; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 147.081; 147.091, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 147.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Liebling, Bly, Lesch and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 644, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to develop and implement a health care delivery system; requiring a report; prohibiting renewal of managed care purchasing contracts beyond 2018; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Liebling, Drazkowski, Sauke, Bly and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 645, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting former legislators and certain legislative employees from lobbying the legislature for one year after leaving legislative office or separation from employment; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Bennett; Loon; Christensen; Mariani; Davnie; Jessup; Smith; Jurgens; Nash; Anselmo; Barr, R.; Fenton; Theis; Marquart; Peterson and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 646, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for the Minnesota reading corps program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 647, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money to public television for Vietnam: Minnesota Remembers project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Kiel and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 648, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a food bank in Polk County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Backer, Howe and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 649, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new water treatment facility for the city of Morris; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gunther; Petersburg; Johnson, C., and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 650, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for innovative business development public infrastructure grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 651, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Kresha, Nornes and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 652, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a school district to renew an annual food service management contract up to three additional times; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123B.52, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Gunther; Marquart; Anderson, P.; Nornes; Petersburg; Davids; Johnson, C.; Garofalo and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 653, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the greater Minnesota business development public infrastructure grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 654, A bill for an act relating to taxes; allowing a reverse referendum for property tax levies under certain circumstances; modifying dates for local referenda related to spending; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 123B.63, subdivision 3; 126C.17, subdivision 9; 205.10, subdivision 1; 205A.05, subdivision 1; 216B.46; 237.19; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.07, subdivision 1; 275.60; 276.04, subdivisions 1, 2; 412.221, subdivision 2; 412.301; 426.19, subdivision 2; 447.045, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7; 452.11; 455.24; 455.29; 459.06, subdivision 1; 469.053, subdivision 5; 469.107, subdivision 2; 469.190, subdivisions 1, 5; 471.57, subdivision 3; 471.571, subdivision 3; 471.572, subdivisions 2, 4; 475.59; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 275; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 205.10, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Rarick introduced:

H. F. 655, A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county auditor-treasurer appointive in Pine County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lucero, Davids, Drazkowski, Knoblach and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 656, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for health insurance premiums; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Backer and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 657, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new water treatment facility in the city of Breckenridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 658, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a study of the economic growth in southeast Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 659, A bill for an act relating to taxation; allowing the city of New Ulm to extend local excise and sales and use taxes; modifying the use of revenues from the taxes; amending Laws 1999, chapter 243, article 4, section 17, subdivisions 3, 5, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas, Ward, Lien, Hilstrom, Becker-Finn, Uglem, Grossell and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 660, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for youth intervention programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Peterson, Gunther, Lien, Bernardy, Cornish, Bennett and Haley introduced:

H. F. 661, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing shareholders of manufactured home park cooperatives to include a portion of ground lease payments when filing for the homestead credit state refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 273.124, subdivision 3a; 290A.03, subdivision 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 662, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the cities of Goodview and Minnesota City to construct railroad crossing quiet zones; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hamilton and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 663, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aid; providing aid penalty forgiveness for certain cities; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 664, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the credit for taxes paid to other states; making the credit refundable; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, subdivision 22.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 665, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a credit for certain expenses of teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Nash and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 666, A bill for an act relating to parks and trails; appropriating money for Lake Waconia Regional Park.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Daniels and West introduced:

H. F. 667, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to complete the Rice County Veterans Memorial in Faribault.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Daniels, Erickson, Nornes, Moran, Marquart, Runbeck, McDonald, Grossell, Christensen and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 668, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a dyslexia and literacy specialist; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.12, subdivisions 2, 3; 125A.56, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Youakim and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 669, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to a water treatment facility in St. Louis Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Scott; Bennett; Fenton; Nelson; Smith; Bahr, C.; Pierson; Ward; Uglem; Carlson, L.; West and Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 670, A bill for an act relating to education finance; making the compensatory revenue pilot project permanent; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Kiel, Lien, Marquart and Backer introduced:

H. F. 671, A bill for an act relating to taxation; economic development; providing permanent tax reduction authority to border city enterprise zones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 469.169, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, P.; Franke; Hamilton; Johnson, C.; Swedzinski; Poston; Theis; Grossell; Metsa; Rarick; Lien; Urdahl; Marquart; Nelson; Nornes; Backer; Pinto and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 672, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the city appropriation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.03, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, P.; Poppe and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 673, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; eliminating the expiration date for the Minnesota Agriculture Education Leadership Council; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 41D.01, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Quam and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 674, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for lifesaver grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Quam, Pierson, Franson, Hamilton and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 675, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing schools to maintain a supply of asthma inhalers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 676, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating landscape application contracts; providing an exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 325F.245, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Petersburg; Johnson, C.; Howe; Sauke; Daniels and Lucero introduced:

H. F. 677, A bill for an act relating to transportation; financing the trunk highway system; allocating certain general funds for the corridors of commerce program; appropriating money; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.152, subdivisions 1b, 2; 161.088, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Quam and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 678, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing law enforcement memorial special license plates; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Pierson and Quam introduced:

H. F. 679, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; prohibiting use of money from parks and trails fund to acquire property by eminent domain; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 85.53, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 680, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater collection and treatment facilities in Oronoco; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 681, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; prohibiting mandatory fire sprinkler installation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 299F.01, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 682, A bill for an act relating to court surcharges; removing surcharge on vehicle parking violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 357.021, subdivisions 6, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Backer; Miller; Anderson, P.; Swedzinski; Heintzeman; Schomacker and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 683, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; extending the deadline for buffer requirements on public waters and public drainage systems; requiring federal or state assistance to enforce buffer requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103F.48, subdivisions 3, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Backer; Miller; Anderson, P.; Swedzinski; Heintzeman; Schomacker and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 684, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring soil and water conservation district approval of buffer protection maps; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103F.48, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Uglem, Dettmer, Backer, Lueck, Heintzeman, Grossell and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 685, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying conditions for state park passes issued without a fee to military members and disabled veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 85.053, subdivisions 8, 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Anderson, P. and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 686, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying and extending the dairy research, teaching, and consumer education authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 32C.02, subdivision 2; 32C.06.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 687, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the River Town Renaissance project in Red Wing; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Quam and Franson introduced:

H. F. 688, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting an agency from vetoing election or appointment of a potential board member of a nonprofit organization; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 689, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for school districts to develop science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) based courses.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Ecklund, Metsa, Fabian, Heintzeman and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 690, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for the Voyageur all-terrain vehicle trail system.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 691, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring monthly reports related to the employee gainsharing system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.90.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 692, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for accessibility improvements to the city of Plato's community center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 693, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an underpass on marked Trunk Highway 65; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 694, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for the Children's Discovery Museum in Grand Rapids.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 695, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of a street in the city of Blaine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Baker, Albright, Zerwas, Halverson and Considine introduced:

H. F. 696, A bill for an act relating to human services; adding individualized home supports to home and community-based services; modifying home and community-based services setting requirements and licensing requirements; modifying planning and case management requirements under certain home and community-based services waivers; modifying child foster care background studies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 245C.03, subdivision 1; 245C.04, subdivision 1; 245C.05, subdivision 2a; 245C.10, subdivision 9; 245C.17, subdivisions 5, 6; 245C.21, subdivision 1a; 245C.23, subdivision 2; 245D.02, subdivision 36, by adding a subdivision; 245D.03, subdivision 1; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.071, subdivision 3; 245D.09, subdivisions 4, 5a; 245D.11, subdivision 4; 245D.24, subdivision 3; 256B.0911, subdivision 3a; 256B.092, subdivision 1a; 256B.49, subdivision 13; 256B.4913, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 3, 5, 8, 16.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Sundin, Swedzinski, O'Driscoll and West introduced:

H. F. 697, A bill for an act relating to state and local government; allowing Indian tribal officials to take a leave of absence when elected to public office; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.088, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Green introduced:

H. F. 698, A bill for an act proposing amendments to the Minnesota Constitution, article XI; replacing legacy amendment with funding for deficient roads and bridges and for clean water; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.01, subdivision 35; 16A.0561; 84.69, subdivision 1; 84.992, subdivision 4; 114D.20, subdivision 6; 114D.30, subdivisions 5, 7; 160.266, subdivision 5; 290C.02, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.303, subdivision 10; 3.9741, subdivision 3; 13D.08, subdivision 8; 85.53; 85.535; 85.536; 97A.056; 114D.30, subdivision 6; 114D.50, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 6; 129D.17; 129D.18; 129D.19.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Flanagan, Freiberg and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 699, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for street and highway intersection improvements in the city of Golden Valley; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 700, A bill for an act relating to public safety; transferring responsibility of the fire code to the state fire marshal; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 326B.02, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 701, A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying time of day for work for high school students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 181A.04, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

O'Driscoll, Urdahl, Pelowski, Poston, Marquart, Gruenhagen, Swedzinski, Fabian, Heintzeman, Nash, Lueck, Metsa, Kiel, Backer, Schomacker, Newberger, Uglem and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 702, A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for review of agency actions; prohibiting use of unadopted rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 115.05; 116.07, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Nelson introduced:

H. F. 703, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for automatic voter registration of applicants for a driver's license, instruction permit, or identification card; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 201.161.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 704, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring presidential candidates to disclose five years of tax returns prior to being placed on the ballot; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 705, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; providing funding for adult workforce development initiatives in greater Minnesota; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 706, A bill for an act relating to legacy; providing for maximum appropriations from legacy funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 85.53, by adding a subdivision; 97A.056, by adding a subdivision; 114D.50, by adding a subdivision; 129D.17, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 707, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money to maintain dedicated funding website.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 708, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure in St. James; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Slocum introduced:

H. F. 709, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending a tax increment financing district in the city of Richfield.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Uglem, Fabian, Heintzeman, Hansen, Lillie and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 710, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from outdoor heritage fund; modifying recipient requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.056, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 2, article 1, section 2, subdivision 2, as amended; Laws 2016, chapter 172, article 1, section 2, subdivisions 2, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.056, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

McDonald, Albright, Loeffler, Moran and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 711, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a reimbursement option for federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics for dual eligibles; appropriating money for subsidies to federally qualified health centers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 57.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright; Murphy, E.; Liebling and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 712, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying and adding definitions; establishing standards for the substitution of biological products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 151.01, subdivision 5, by adding subdivisions; 151.21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Miller; Dean, M.; Schomacker; Franson; Whelan; Pinto; Backer; Albright; Moran; Omar; Murphy, E.; Olson and Clark introduced:

H. F. 713, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring a statewide sex trafficking victims strategic plan and report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Miller; Dean, M.; Schomacker; Franson; Allen; Pinto; Whelan; Backer; Albright; Moran; Omar; Murphy, E.; Olson and Clark introduced:

H. F. 714, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying duties of the director of child sex trafficking prevention; transferring certain forfeited money from the commissioner of public safety to the commissioner of health; appropriating money for shelter, services, and other activities for sexually exploited youth and youth at risk of sexual exploitation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 145.4716, subdivision 2; 609.5315, subdivision 5c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lesch; Gunther; Hausman; Johnson, S.; Mahoney; Mariani; Murphy, E.; Pinto; Moran and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 715, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Como Park Zoo and Conservatory.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Lesch; Uglem; Hausman; Johnson, S.; Mahoney; Mariani; Moran; Pinto; Lillie and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 716, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Como Zoo; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Green, Hamilton, Fabian, Ecklund and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 717, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for culvert replacement grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Fabian, Kiel and Davids introduced:

H. F. 718, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; city of Oslo; penalty forgiveness; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Peterson, Theis, Ward, Marquart, Christensen, Bennett, Davnie, Jessup, Jurgens and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 719, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for the Minnesota math corps program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Franson, Fenton and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 720, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing certain holders of an on-sale license to provide catering service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.404, subdivision 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 721, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association; administrative provisions; revising the definition of teacher; extending the retirement application deadline; creating a procedure for payment upon the death of member's former spouse; revising reporting requirements; modifying augmentation provisions for periods of uninterrupted service; clarifying part-time teacher provisions; making other changes of an administrative nature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 354.05, subdivision 2; 354.44, subdivision 3; 354.45, by adding a subdivision; 354.512; 354.52, subdivision 4d; 354.55, subdivision 11; 354.66, subdivision 2; 354.72, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 722, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association financial solvency measures; increasing employer contribution rates; modifying the investment return actuarial assumption; reducing deferral amount and implementing forfeiture procedure for reemployed annuitants; extending the amortization target date; reducing postretirement adjustment increase rates; eliminating postretirement adjustment trigger procedures; authorizing additional funding for school districts to pay for higher teacher retirement employer contribution costs; modifying interest rates charged on certain payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 126C.10, subdivision 37; 354.42, subdivision 3; 354.44, subdivision 5; 354.50, subdivision 2; 354.51, subdivision 5; 354.52, subdivision 4; 354.53, subdivision 5; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 11; 356.415, subdivision 1d; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 356.415, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Peterson, Flanagan, Backer, Hamilton, Albright, Pinto and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 723, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance program maximum reimbursement rates; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.13, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Moran, Flanagan and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 724, A bill for an act relating to human services; forecasting the basic sliding fee child care assistance program; modifying child care assistance provider reimbursement rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.011, subdivision 19b; 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivision 9; 119B.05, subdivisions 1, 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivision 4a; 119B.13, subdivision 1; 256.017, subdivision 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.011, subdivision 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.09, subdivision 3; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0020, subpart 8; 3400.0030; 3400.0060, subparts 2, 4, 6, 6a, 7; 3400.0140, subpart 10; 3400.0183, subpart 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 725, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing base year formula aid to a newly incorporated city.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 726, A bill for an act relating to property taxation; phasing out the state general levy over six years; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hilstrom; Hornstein; Ward; Omar; Dehn, R.; Halverson; Pinto; Flanagan and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 727, A bill for an act relating to environment; regulating chemicals of high concern in children's products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.7411, subdivision 8; 116.9401; 116.9402; 116.9403; 116.9405; 116.9406; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hilstrom, Ward, Halverson, Lien, Nelson and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 728, A bill for an act relating to veterans affairs; appropriating money for veterans support including support for domestic abuse prevention, mental health services, chemical abuse treatment, veterans homelessness prevention, compensation to honor guards, and veterans courts; providing a veterans nursing home tax credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 197.05; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

O'Driscoll and Nelson introduced:

H. F. 729, A bill for an act relating to elections; making changes to provisions related to the administration of elections; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 123B.09, subdivision 5b; 204B.09, subdivision 3; 204B.13, subdivision 1; 204B.16, subdivision 1a; 204C.32, subdivision 2; 204C.33, subdivision 3; 205.07, subdivision 1; 205A.05, subdivision 2; 208.04, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Murphy, M. and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 730, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota State Band.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 731, A bill for an act relating to education; adding civics testing to required curriculum; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120A.22, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Smith introduced:

H. F. 732, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; modifying special rules for the Maple Grove tax increment financing district; amending Laws 2014, chapter 308, article 6, section 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Haley; Albright; Schomacker; Murphy, E., and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 733, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying the nurse practices act; clarifying licensure requirements for advanced practice registered nurses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.171, subdivision 7b, by adding a subdivision; 148.211, subdivisions 1a, 1c, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.211, subdivision 1b; 148.243, subdivision 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Haley, Thissen, Kresha, Knoblach, Loon, Omar, Mariani, Lillie, Hornstein, Moran, Maye Quade, Lee, Ward and Bly introduced:

H. F. 734, A bill for an act relating to education; enhancing education partnerships; promoting youth development; establishing an education partnerships coalition fund; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Peterson and Peppin introduced:

H. F. 735, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; clarifying the definition of an individual eligible to receive the credit for parents of stillborn children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0685, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Peterson; Anderson, S.; Loon; Theis; Fenton; Koznick; Baker and Bennett introduced:

H. F. 736, A bill for an act relating to employment; authorizing family and medical leave savings accounts; providing tax deductions for amounts deposited in family and medical leave savings accounts; exempting amounts deposited from state withholding taxes; providing a family and medical leave savings account tax credit; authorizing grants to small business development centers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, subdivision 2c; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.92, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 181; 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Peterson; Schomacker; Dean, M.; Johnson, C., and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 737, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a grant program for mental health innovation; establishing the mental health innovation account in the special revenue fund; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 246.18, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 738, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Fairmont to impose a local sales and use tax and issue bonds for specified projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hoppe, Garofalo, Kresha, Thissen, Slocum, West, Smith and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 739, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; providing for collocation of small wireless facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 237.162, subdivisions 2, 3, 9, by adding subdivisions; 237.163, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Vogel, Hoppe, Hilstrom, Theis, Thissen, Loonan, Scott, Smith, Nash and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 740, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating motor vehicle franchises; specifying warranty and recall obligations; providing unfair practices by manufacturers, distributors, and factory branches; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 80E.11, subdivision 7; 80E.13; 80E.16, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 80E; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 80E.04.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Clark, Gunther, Mahoney, Moran and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 741, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for Open Access Connection voice mail services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, O'Neill, Howe and Considine introduced:

H. F. 742, A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing guidelines for the use of administrative and disciplinary segregation in state correctional institutions; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 243.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 743, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a grant program for eligible health professional training sites; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 744, A bill for an act relating to health; creating a comprehensive health care workforce council and workforce plan; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 745, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating the bridge over U.S. Highway 52 in the city of Coates as Corporal Benjamin S. Kopp Bridge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Loonan; O'Neill; Lohmer; Dehn, R.; Howe; Rarick; Scott; Kresha and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 746, A bill for an act relating to contracts; modifying and clarifying requirements relating to building and construction contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 337.01, subdivision 3; 337.05, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Hamilton; Zerwas; Dean, M.; Baker; Albright; Murphy, E.; Liebling; Gruenhagen; Peterson and Loonan introduced:

H. F. 747, A bill for an act relating to health care coverage; modifying prior authorization requirements for prescription drug coverage; requiring prescription drug benefit transparency and disclosure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62M.07; 256B.69, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Freiberg; Ward; Omar; Hornstein; Dehn, R.; Nelson; Flanagan and Lee introduced:

H. F. 748, A bill for an act relating to elections; authorizing individuals under the age of 18 to vote at a primary election in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 201.014, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Olson, Schultz, Poppe, Nornes and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 749, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the Deep Winter Greenhouse in Duluth.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Bly and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 750, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for organic agriculture transition grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Kresha, Urdahl, Maye Quade and Wagenius introduced:

H. F. 751, A bill for an act relating to education; directing funding for teacher preparation; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 752, A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a new markets grant program; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 753, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; eliminating authority for inspection of certain commercial motor vehicle records without a warrant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.872, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 754, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; adjusting payments to counties, cities, or towns contributing to a world fair; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 755, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Minnesota Medal of Honor commemorative memorial; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Youakim; O'Neill; Poppe; Loeffler; Sundin; Considine; Flanagan; Carlson, L.; Hornstein; Mahoney; Liebling; Pierson and Baker introduced:

H. F. 756, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating funds to enhance existing missing persons notification and response systems and develop training; repealing membership fee for Crime Alert Network; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 299A.61, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Nornes, Albright and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 757, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting purchases of certain building materials and supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

O'Neill, Mahoney, Fabian, Albright, Thissen and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 758, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for SciTechsperience internship program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Metsa, Layman and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 759, A bill for an act relating to energy; amending the terms of a contract for a biomass project; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.2424, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Metsa, Ecklund and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 760, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aid; modifying definitions; adjusting city revenue need and certified aid adjustments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 477A.011, subdivisions 34, 45; 477A.013, subdivision 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 761, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; extending the agricultural fertilizer research and education program and council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 18C.70, subdivision 5; 18C.71, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Hornstein; Lee; Freiberg; Omar; Dehn, R.; Hilstrom and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 762, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating enhanced penalties for crimes motivated by bias; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Daniels introduced:

H. F. 763, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for asset preservation at the Minnesota State Academies; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Daniels introduced:

H. F. 764, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a security corridor at the Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf campus; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Torkelson and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 765, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 14 between the cities of New Ulm and Nicollet; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Swedzinski; Urdahl; Johnson, B.; Howe; Heintzeman; Poppe; Ecklund; Miller and Haley introduced:

H. F. 766, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying public comment period requirements for draft impaired waters list; providing process to challenge impaired waters lists; requiring notice to publicly owned wastewater treatment facility applicants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 114D.25, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 767, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing applications for homestead classification to use federal taxpayer identification numbers in lieu of Social Security numbers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.124, subdivision 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Drazkowski, Pugh, Franson and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 768, A bill for an act relating to public employment; specifying means for certain payroll deductions and wage assignments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.133; 179A.06, subdivisions 3, 6; 181.06; 181.063.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

West, O'Neill and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 769, A bill for an act relating to civil law; providing for attorney fee awards in wrongful death actions against law enforcement officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 573.02, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Baker, Flanagan, O'Neill, Schomacker and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 770, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying certain reimbursement provisions for direct injectable drugs for certain conditions under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13e.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fabian, Heintzeman, Lueck and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 771, A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for certain demolition debris landfill permitting.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fabian, Heintzeman, Lueck, Sundin and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 772, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for wolf and elk depredation payments.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Murphy, M.; Marquart; Davids and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 773, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; amending the formula and providing adjustments in 2017 aid payments to certain cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Pierson and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 774, A bill for an act relating to human services; modernizing and modifying certain provisions of the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Services Act; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256C.23, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 256C.233, subdivisions 1, 2; 256C.24, subdivisions 1, 2; 256C.261; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256C.23, subdivision 3; 256C.233, subdivision 4; 256C.25, subdivisions 1, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Pierson, Davids and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 775, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Dyslexia Institute of Minnesota in Olmsted County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Backer, Miller, Hamilton, Baker and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 776, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying definitions pertaining to buffer requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103F.48, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Theis, Knoblach, Howe, O'Driscoll and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 777, A bill for an act relating to local government; allowing cities and towns to require additional licensing for hotels; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, S.; Hoppe; Scott; Barr, R., and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 778, A bill for an act relating to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority; modifying appointments to the authority board; modifying duties; restricting the use of stadium suites; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473J.07, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 8, by adding a subdivision; 473J.09, subdivisions 6, 13, by adding subdivisions; 473J.13, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473J.09, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 779, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater infrastructure improvements in East Grand Forks; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Kiel, Bliss and Grossell introduced:

H. F. 780, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a capital assistance grant to Polk County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Rosenthal and Anselmo introduced:

H. F. 781, A bill for an act relating to the city of Edina; extending the time to file approval of a 2014 special law.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Franson and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 782, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for West Leaf Lake Dam in Otter Tail County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C. and Considine introduced:

H. F. 783, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; authorizing the cities of Mankato and North Mankato to extend existing local sales and use taxes; amending Laws 1991, chapter 291, article 8, section 27, subdivisions 3, as amended, 4, as amended, 5; Laws 2008, chapter 366, article 7, section 20.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hausman; Dean, M.; Dehn, R.; Moran; Murphy, E., and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 784, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for acquisition and improvements for the Minnesota Museum of American Art; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Ecklund, Lueck, Metsa, Sundin, Becker-Finn and Kunesh-Podein introduced:

H. F. 785, A bill for an act relating to watercraft; modifying watercraft-licensing exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 86B.301, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 786, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing additional early repayments of maximum effort capital loans; amending Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 11, article 4, section 8, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Smith and Lesch introduced:

H. F. 787, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; providing immunity for animal cruelty reporting; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Urdahl; Davids; Carlson, L.; Lillie and Anselmo introduced:

H. F. 788, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Film and TV Board.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Fenton; Metsa; Loon; Lesch; Layman; Smith; McDonald; Davids; Carlson, L., and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 789, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Snowbate program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 790, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for disposition of contested case hearings by the Office of Administrative Hearings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 14.57.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Garofalo, Applebaum, Koznick, Hoppe, Davids and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 791, A bill for an act relating to liquor; regulating and providing for direct ship wineries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 295.75, subdivision 4; 297A.83, subdivision 1; 297G.07, subdivision 1; 299A.706; 340A.304; 340A.417; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Theis, Lien, Marquart, O'Neill, Knoblach, Rarick, Daniels, Howe, Heintzeman, Vogel, Applebaum, Nash, Baker, O'Driscoll, Pugh, Fenton, Loonan and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 792, A bill for an act relating to construction codes; modifying the definition of townhouse; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 326B.103, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

O'Neill, Rarick, Loon, Clark, Moran and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 793, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant for the YWCA of Minneapolis.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Haley, Nornes, Lien, Daniels, Heintzeman, Jessup, Christensen, Pryor and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 794, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for a student loan debt counseling grant; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Murphy, E.; Flanagan; Sundin; Mahoney; Ecklund; Freiberg; Halverson; Dehn, R.; Koegel; Fischer; Bernardy; Kunesh-Podein; Moran; Omar; Pinto and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 795, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring health plans and public health care programs to cover a 12-month supply of prescription contraceptives; providing religious exemptions; requiring health plans to cover contraceptive methods, sterilization, and related medical services, patient education, and counseling; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Omar; Cornish; Dehn, R.; Grossell; Kresha; Loon; Hilstrom; Hornstein; Freiberg; Johnson, S.; Kunesh-Podein; Moran; Flanagan; Pinto and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 796, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the use of certain traffic stop-related information as criteria for peace officer job performance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.985; 299D.08.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Moran; Johnson, S.; Ecklund; Considine; Maye Quade and Omar introduced:

H. F. 797, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating funds for business training courses targeted at women of color.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Moran; Johnson, S.; Quam; Ecklund; Considine; Maye Quade and Omar introduced:

H. F. 798, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing the expungement of criminal records without petition for individuals not guilty of a crime as a result of identity theft or mistaken identity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609A.02, by adding a subdivision; 609A.025.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Albright; Hausman; Loon; Dehn, R., and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 799, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the historic Hennepin Center for the Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Nash, Torkelson, Zerwas, Hertaus, Albright, West, Runbeck, Backer, Loon, Koznick, Scott, McDonald, Smith, Fenton, Loonan, Lucero, Christensen, Vogel, Newberger and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 800, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing light rail transit operating costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.4051, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 801, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing an equity and opportunity in education tax credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Daniels, Kiel and Haley introduced:

H. F. 802, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to develop educational materials to increase awareness of senior care career opportunities.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Baker, Kiel, Albright, Franson, Peterson and Haley introduced:

H. F. 803, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the senior care workforce innovation grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 804, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the health professional loan forgiveness program and the employee scholarship program; authorizing administration of medications by unlicensed personnel; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.1501, subdivision 2; 256R.37; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144A; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 4658.1360.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker, Marquart, Poppe, O'Neill, Poston, Pelowski, Bennett, Urdahl and Backer introduced:

H. F. 805, A bill for an act relating to construction codes; modifying water conditioning installation requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 326B.50, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; 326B.55; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Bliss, Mahoney, Urdahl, O'Driscoll, Dettmer and Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 806, A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money to Minnesota Humanities Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 807, A bill for an act relating to local government; appropriating money to reimburse counties for litigation costs in defending the constitutionality of the 2015 county audit law.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Zerwas, Hamilton and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 808, A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing the early periodic screening, diagnosis, and treatment program to cover stiripentol; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 64.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson; Daudt; Peppin; Theis; Pelowski; Zerwas; Dettmer; Smith; Christensen; O'Driscoll; Drazkowski; Hamilton; Dean, M.; Miller; Davids; Nash; Hertaus; Petersburg; Johnson, B.; Murphy, M.; Schomacker; Bennett; Marquart; Gruenhagen; Cornish; Urdahl; Quam; Anderson, P.; Lueck; Knoblach; Fabian; Gunther; Grossell; Kresha and Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 809, A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Pugh, Scott, Kiel, McDonald, Daniels, Baker, Green, Whelan, Howe, Vogel, Lucero, Rarick, Swedzinski, Nornes, Heintzeman, Garofalo, Albright, Loonan, Backer, Lohmer, Haley and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 810, A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel; Theis; Zerwas; Franson; Christensen; O'Driscoll; Drazkowski; Johnson, B.; Miller; Davids; Nash; Hertaus; Petersburg; Bennett; Gruenhagen; Anderson, P.; Lueck; Knoblach; Fabian; Gunther; Grossell; Kresha; Torkelson and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 811, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring licensure of certain facilities that perform abortions; requiring a licensing fee; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel; Daudt; Peppin; Murphy, M.; Scott; Baker; Pugh; Dettmer; Smith; Whelan; Green; Howe; Vogel; Lucero; Rarick; Swedzinski; Nornes; Heintzeman; Garofalo; Albright; Dean, M.; Loonan; Backer; Lohmer; Haley; Anderson, S.; Schomacker; Marquart; McDonald; Daniels; Erickson; Pelowski; Cornish; Urdahl and Quam introduced:

H. F. 812, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring licensure of certain facilities that perform abortions; requiring a licensing fee; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Johnson, B.; Lueck and Hilstrom introduced:

H. F. 813, A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing county probation officers to supervise adult felons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 244.19, subdivision 1; 244.20.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Schomacker, Peterson, Halverson, Flanagan, Franson and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 814, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the disability waiver rate system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.4914, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kresha and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 815, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring commissioner of health to award a grant to study low retention rates for advanced practice registered nurses in primary care practice; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 816, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing an administrative mechanism for conforming to certain future federal tax legislation; transferring money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Loonan, Howe and Rarick introduced:

H. F. 817, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing crimes for interfering with point-of-sale terminals, gas pump dispensers, and automated teller machines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.87, by adding subdivisions; 609.891, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 818, A bill for an act relating to taxation; personal property; exempting a certain electric generation facility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Koznick, Erickson, Loon, Pelowski, Kresha and Bennett introduced:

H. F. 819, A bill for an act relating to education; prohibiting public school employees from using public funds and resources to advocate to pass, elect, or defeat a political candidate, ballot question, or pending legislation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

McDonald; Lillie; Loon; Davids; Murphy, E.; Hilstrom; Dean, M., and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 820, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a credit for employer-provided fitness facility expenses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Loonan, Christensen, Masin, Hoppe, Loon, Kiel, Cornish and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 821, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to operate and maintain sites for Minnesota River dredge spoil.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Franson; Davids; Albright; Freiberg; Kiel; McDonald; Applebaum; Nornes; Runbeck; Quam; Gunther; Dettmer; Backer; Smith; Dean, M.; Miller; Johnson, B.; Hilstrom; Allen; Flanagan; Slocum; Considine; Hausman; Rosenthal; Peterson; Fenton; Hoppe; Murphy, M., and Bly introduced:

H. F. 822, A bill for an act relating to health licensing; modifying the Minnesota Athletic Trainers Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.7802, subdivision 6, by adding subdivisions; 148.7803, subdivision 1; 148.7804; 148.7805, subdivisions 1, 3; 148.7806; 148.7808, subdivisions 1, 3; 148.7809; 148.7810; 148.7815; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.7802, subdivisions 4, 5; 148.7808, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Schomacker, Baker, Kiel, Kresha, Albright, Franson, Peterson, Daniels, Haley, Davids, Lien, Considine and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 823, A bill for an act relating to human services; reforming the elderly waiver program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.056, subdivision 5; 256B.0911, subdivision 3a; 256B.0915, subdivisions 1, 3e, 5, by adding subdivisions; 256B.439, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 824, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring outside agencies to investigate peace officer-involved incidents that result in great bodily harm or death; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 8.01; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 825, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring professional liability insurance for peace officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.736, subdivision 9a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Freiberg and Carlson, L. introduced:

H. F. 826, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing an intoxicating liquor license for a municipal golf course in New Hope.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 827, A bill for an act relating to civil commitment; specifying limitation on notice of release or discharge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 253B.05, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright; Koznick; Runbeck; Nash; Franke; Jurgens; Fenton; Loon; Scott; Bahr, C.; Dettmer; Hertaus; Christensen; Barr, R.; Lucero; Lohmer; Whelan; Hoppe; Torkelson; Vogel; Garofalo; Peterson; Loonan; West and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 828, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; modifying governance of the Metropolitan Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473.123; 473.146, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 829, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; providing for staggered terms; expanding the membership of the nomination committee; requiring additional information to be made publicly available as part of the selection process; clarifying council member qualifications; requiring new advisory committee; establishing sewer availability charges stakeholder group; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473.123, subdivisions 2a, 3; 473.127.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 830, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for the election of Metropolitan Council members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 10A.01, subdivision 10; 10A.09, subdivision 6a; 10A.25, subdivision 2; 10A.27, subdivision 1; 10A.315; 10A.323; 10A.324, subdivision 1; 15.0597, subdivision 1; 200.02, subdivision 28; 204B.06, subdivision 4a; 204B.09, subdivisions 1, 1a; 204B.11; 204B.135, subdivision 2; 204B.32, subdivision 2; 204D.02, subdivision 1; 204D.08, subdivision 6; 204D.27, by adding a subdivision; 209.02, subdivision 1; 211A.01, subdivision 3; 211B.01, subdivision 3; 353D.01, subdivision 2; 473.123, subdivisions 1, 3a, 4, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 10A; 204D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.123, subdivisions 2a, 3; Laws 1994, chapter 628, article 1, section 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Loon, Peterson, Mariani, Erickson and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 831, A bill for an act relating to education finance; linking extended time revenue to the basic formula allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Mariani, Erickson, Nornes and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 832, A bill for an act relating to education finance; reinstating funding for the college-level examination program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.131.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 833, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater sewer improvements in Clearbrook; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 834, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a phased-in subtraction for Social Security benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 835, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a phased-in subtraction for Social Security benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 836, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying character development education responsibilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.232, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 837, A bill for an act relating to transportation finance; modifying an appropriation for state road construction; amending Laws 2015, chapter 75, article 1, section 3, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hansen and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 838, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; providing a temporary increase in payment to the city of West St. Paul; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.013, subdivision 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 839, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for impersonating a law enforcement officer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.64, by adding a subdivision; 169.68; 169.98, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 171.07, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 326.3384, subdivision 1; 609.475; 626.863; 626.88, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 840, A bill for an act relating to special assessments; defining "benefit" for the purposes of special assessments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 429.011, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Sandstede, Lien, Marquart, Metsa, Olson and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 841, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; appropriating money to the broadband grant program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Mariani, Davnie and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 842, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing additional funding for students with limited or interrupted formal education; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124D.65, by adding a subdivision; 126C.10, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Mariani and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 843, A bill for an act relating to education finance; linking extended time revenue to the basic formula allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 844, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation and relocation of the Milford Town Hall; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 845, A bill for an act relating to elections; enacting the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Albright, Hamilton, Allen, Lohmer, Halverson, Franson and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 846, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the unlocking opportunities grant program; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256K.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Ecklund and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 847, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sale of certain tax-forfeited land.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Halverson; Hilstrom; Lillie; Johnson, S., and Nelson introduced:

H. F. 848, A bill for an act relating to state government; ratifying certain collective bargaining agreements.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 849, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; modifying the transition between city need formulas; amending the formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 477A.011, subdivision 34; 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 850, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing requirements for out-of-state teachers to obtain teaching licenses in Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 122A.23, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

McDonald and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 851, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for a grant to Advocating Change Together.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 852, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a railroad quiet zone in Rosemount; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 853, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Family Resource Center in Rosemount; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Poppe and Davids introduced:

H. F. 854, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a satellite federally qualified health care center in Austin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 855, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating real estate brokers; modifying licensing experience requirement waivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 82.59, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Pinto and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 856, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Riverview Corridor Transitway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Scott introduced:

H. F. 857, A bill for an act relating to corrections; ensuring inmate case planning information is private; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 241.065, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 858, A bill for an act relating to aeronautics; providing for registration of unmanned aircraft; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 360.013, by adding subdivisions; 360.55, by adding a subdivision; 360.62.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 859, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for conveyance of unused or divided lands owned or controlled by the Department of Transportation; removing and modifying highways on the trunk highway system; authorizing conveyance of certain state-owned lands in Koochiching County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 161.115, subdivision 190; 161.44, subdivisions 5, 6a, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 161.115, subdivision 32.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Albright and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 860, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating workers' compensation self-insurance; regulating certified financial statements; prohibiting the running of a negative surplus; limiting the actuarial liability present value discount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 79A.02, subdivision 4; 79A.04, subdivision 2; 79A.06, subdivision 5; 79A.22, subdivision 13; 176.181, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 176.181, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 861, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying various provisions governing commercial motor vehicles, highway-rail grade crossing signs, Department of Transportation contract preference requirements, and transportation plan due dates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 161.321, subdivision 6; 169.85, subdivision 1; 169.865, subdivision 3; 171.12, subdivision 6; 174.03, subdivisions 1a, 1c; 219.20, subdivision 1; 221.031, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 862, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying provisions governing outdoor advertising near roadways and highways; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 173.02, subdivisions 18, 23, by adding subdivisions; 173.04, subdivision 2; 173.06, subdivision 1; 173.07, subdivision 1; 173.08, by adding subdivisions; 173.13, subdivision 11; 173.16, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 173; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 8810.0800, subpart 3; 8810.1300, subpart 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 863, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying various provisions regulating the establishment and use of bikeways; establishing a Mississippi River Trail and North Star Bicycle route; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 85.016; 160.02, subdivision 27, by adding subdivisions; 160.262, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 160.266, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, by adding subdivisions; 161.21, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 160.262, subdivision 2; 160.265; 160.266, subdivisions 1, 2; Minnesota Rules, parts 8810.6000; 8810.6100; 8810.6300; 8810.6400; 8810.6500; 8810.6600; 8810.6700; 8810.6800; 8810.6900; 8810.7000; 8810.9910; 8810.9911; 8810.9912; 8810.9913.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hausman; Schomacker; Clark; Maye Quade; Kiel; Lillie; Pierson; Hornstein; Mahoney; Grossell; Halverson; Murphy, E., and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 864, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for preservation of public housing and to support issuance of additional housing infrastructure bonds; adding senior housing to the allowable uses of housing infrastructure bonds; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462A.37, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

McDonald; Murphy, E.; Zerwas; Hamilton; Schomacker; Kiel; Halverson and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 865, A bill for an act relating to human services; creating housing support services; requiring the commissioner of human services to seek necessary federal waivers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

McDonald; Dean, M.; Hamilton; Murphy, E.; Halverson; Zerwas and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 866, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying Minnesota supplemental aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256D.44, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hansen introduced:

H. F. 867, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; providing financial assistance to mitigate nitrates and pesticides in drinking water; appropriating money and authorizing sale of revenue bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103H.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Jessup, Nornes and Lien introduced:

H. F. 868, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; modifying the greater Minnesota internship tax credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.129, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Metsa, Marquart, Sauke, Pryor, Flanagan, Sandstede, Lien and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 869, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for Social Security benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 870, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a refundable health insurance premium tax credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Backer, Kiel, Baker, Loeffler and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 871, A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring coverage for treatment and services provided by mental health professionals and clinical trainees; requiring a denial of a claim for mental health services be made or reviewed by a licensed mental health professional; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62A.15, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Baker and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 872, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing chemical dependency treatment services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.038; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 254B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Hamilton; Murphy, E.; Schomacker; Liebling; Dean, M.; Franson; Peterson; Baker; Zerwas; Fischer; Lillie; Fenton; Loonan and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 873, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying reimbursement rates for intermediate care facilities for persons with developmental disabilities and for home and community-based providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton, Halverson, Loeffler, Kiel, Schomacker and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 874, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for housing needs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Daniels; Mahoney; Anderson, P.; Fabian; Davnie; Franson; Johnson, S.; Backer; Bly; Lien; Zerwas; Rosenthal; Fenton; Schultz; Koegel; West; Rarick; Maye Quade; Olson and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 875, A bill for an act relating to employment; creating a pilot program to provide, repair, and maintain motor vehicles for commuting to work; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Kiel; O'Driscoll; Clark; Anderson, P., and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 876, A bill for an act relating to housing; modifying the manufactured home park redevelopment program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462A.2035.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 877, A bill for an act relating to education; codifying and making permanent the innovative delivery of career and technical education pilot project; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Metsa introduced:

H. F. 878, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an economic development center and a mental health facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Rosenthal, Considine, Pryor and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 879, A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring the implementation of a statewide education and outreach program to protect vulnerable adults, seniors, and caregivers from financial exploitation; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 880, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying the 2015 appropriation for local roads in Willmar related to the Willmar Wye project; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 5, article 1, section 10, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 881, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing full funding for school district telecommunications funding; renaming the program the K-12 broadband equity aid program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 125B.26, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 882, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for discharge of education loans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 883, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for innovative instruction in inclement weather; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120A.41.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Liebling and Davids introduced:

H. F. 884, A bill for an act relating to taxation; gross revenues and gross receipts; exempting certain massage therapy from sales taxation; imposing the health care provider tax on certain massage therapy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 295.50, subdivisions 4, 9b, by adding subdivisions; 297A.61, subdivision 3; 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Metsa introduced:

H. F. 885, A bill for an act relating to human services; adding a supplemental rate for a group residential housing provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256I.05, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gruenhagen; McDonald; Slocum; Zerwas; Franson; Hamilton; Runbeck; Johnson, B.; Gunther; Lohmer; Lillie; Fischer; Albright; Quam; Backer; Loonan; Kiel; Hilstrom; Pryor; Moran; Considine; Allen; Mariani; Flanagan; Davids; Freiberg; Hausman; Nelson; Rosenthal; Clark; Hoppe; Baker; Scott and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 886, A bill for an act relating to health insurers; requiring nondiscrimination policies in providing health care services; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Murphy, E. and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 887, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the health and human services budget; modifying provisions governing children and family services, chemical and mental health services, community supports, direct care and treatment, operations, health care, continuing care, managed care, housing, health licensing boards, and Department of Health programs; requiring reports; modifying fees; making technical changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.69, subdivision 1; 103I.005, subdivisions 2, 2a, 12, 20a, 21, by adding subdivisions; 103I.101, subdivisions 2, 5, 6; 103I.105; 103I.111, subdivisions 6, 8; 103I.205, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 103I.208, subdivisions 1, 2; 103I.235, by adding a subdivision; 103I.301, subdivisions 1, 2; 103I.315, subdivision 1; 103I.501; 103I.505, subdivisions 1, 2; 103I.515; 103I.525, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 8; 103I.531, subdivisions 2, 5; 103I.535, subdivisions 2, 6; 103I.541, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 2c, 2e, 3, 4, 5; 103I.545; 103I.601, subdivisions 2, 4; 103I.711, subdivision 1; 103I.715, subdivision 2; 119B.011, subdivisions 6, 19, 20, 20a, by adding subdivisions; 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 5; 119B.025, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 9; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 4, 9a; 119B.10, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.125, subdivisions 1b, 4, 6, by adding subdivisions; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 6; 119B.16, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, by adding subdivisions; 144.0724, subdivision 6; 144.122; 144.218, subdivision 5; 144.226, subdivision 1; 144.3831, subdivision 1; 144A.071, subdivision 4d; 144A.472, subdivision 7; 144D.03, by adding a subdivision; 144E.35, subdivision 1; 144G.02, subdivision 2; 146B.02, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 8, by adding subdivisions; 146B.03, subdivisions 6, 7; 146B.07, subdivisions 2, 4; 146B.10, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 147.01, subdivision 7; 147.02, subdivision 1; 147.03, subdivision 1; 147B.08, by adding a subdivision; 147C.40, by adding a subdivision; 148.514, subdivision 1; 148.519, subdivisions 1, 2; 148.5194, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 7, by adding a subdivision; 148.5195, subdivision 2; 148.59; 148.6405; 148.6420, subdivisions 1, 5; 148.6445, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 148.997, subdivision 1; 148E.180; 153A.14, subdivisions 1, 2; 153A.17; 157.16, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a; 245.4661, subdivision 9; 245.4889, subdivision 1; 245.814, by adding a subdivision; 245A.03, subdivisions 2, 7; 245A.04, subdivisions 1, 4; 245A.07, subdivision 3; 245A.09, subdivision 7; 245A.10, subdivisions 2, 4; 245A.14, by adding a subdivision; 245A.151; 245A.16, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 245A.18, subdivision 2; 245A.191; 245A.40, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, by adding a subdivision; 245A.50, subdivisions 2, 7, 9; 245C.02, by adding a subdivision; 245C.03, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 245C.04, subdivisions 1, 8; 245C.05, subdivisions 2b, 4, 5, 7; 245C.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 245C.09, by adding a subdivision; 245C.10, subdivision 9, by adding subdivisions; 245C.11, subdivision 3; 245C.15; 245C.16, subdivision 1; 245C.17, subdivision 6; 245C.21, subdivision 1; 245C.22, subdivisions 5, 7; 245C.23; 245C.24, subdivision 3; 245C.25; 245C.30, subdivision 2; 245D.03, subdivision 1; 245E.01, by adding a subdivision; 245E.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 245E.03, subdivisions 2, 4; 245E.04; 245E.05, subdivision 1; 245E.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 245E.07, subdivision 1; 246.014; 246B.05; 246B.10; 252.41, subdivision 3; 253B.19, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 254A.01; 254A.02, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, by adding subdivisions; 254A.03; 254A.035, subdivision 1; 254A.04; 254A.08; 254A.09; 254A.19, subdivision 3; 254B.01, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 254B.03, subdivision 2; 254B.04, subdivisions 1, 2b; 254B.05, subdivisions 1, 1a, 5; 254B.051; 254B.07; 254B.08; 254B.09; 254B.12, subdivision 2; 254B.13, subdivision 2a; 256.01, by adding a subdivision; 256.045, subdivision 3a; 256.962, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 256.9686, subdivision 8; 256.969, subdivisions 1, 2b, 3a, 3c, 4b, 8, 8c, 9, 12; 256.975, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 256.98, subdivision 8; 256B.04, subdivisions 21, 22; 256B.055, subdivisions 2, 7, by adding a subdivision; 256B.056, subdivisions 1b, 3b, 3c, 3d, by adding subdivisions; 256B.057, subdivision 9; 256B.059, subdivision 6; 256B.0625, subdivisions 3a, 6a, 7, 18h, 30, 45a, 57, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0651, subdivision 17; 256B.0652, subdivision 4; 256B.0653; 256B.0659, subdivisions 11, 21; 256B.0755, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7; 256B.0915, subdivision 1; 256B.092, subdivision 4; 256B.0943, subdivision 9; 256B.0945, subdivisions 2, 4; 256B.15, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2; 256B.199; 256B.431, subdivisions 10, 16, 30; 256B.434, subdivisions 4, 4f; 256B.49, subdivision 11; 256B.4912, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4913, subdivision 4a, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10; 256B.50, subdivision 1b; 256B.75; 256B.76, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; 256B.761; 256B.766; 256B.85, subdivision 16; 256C.21; 256C.23, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions; 256C.233, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 256C.24; 256C.25, subdivision 1; 256C.261; 256C.30; 256D.44, subdivisions 4, 5; 256I.03, subdivision 8; 256I.04, subdivisions 1, 2d, 2g, 3; 256I.05, subdivisions 1a, 1c, 1e, 1j, 1m, 8; 256I.06, subdivisions 2, 8; 256L.03, subdivisions 1, 1a, 5; 256L.04, by adding a subdivision; 256L.05, by adding a subdivision; 256L.11, subdivision 7; 256L.15, subdivision 2; 256N.26, subdivision 5; 256N.27, subdivisions 2, 4; 256P.05, subdivision 1; 256P.07, subdivisions 3, 6; 256R.02, subdivisions 4, 18; 256R.10, by adding a subdivision; 256R.40, subdivision 5; 256R.41; 256R.47; 256R.49, subdivision 1; 257.73, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 327.15, subdivision 3; 364.09; 518.68, subdivision 2; 518A.40, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 626.556, subdivisions 2, 3, 3c, 4, 10b, 10d, 10e, 10f, 10i; 626.557, subdivisions 4, 9, 12b, 18; 626.5572, subdivisions 2, 4; 626.559, subdivision 1; Laws 2012, chapter 247, article 6, section 2, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 103I; 119B; 144; 147A; 245A; 256B; 256I; 256L; 256R; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245G; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103I.005, subdivisions 8, 14, 15; 103I.451; 119B.07; 119B.125, subdivision 5; 119B.16, subdivision 2; 144.0571; 147A.21; 147B.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 147C.40, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 245A.1915; 245A.192; 245C.11, subdivision 4; 245C.16, subdivision 3; 245C.17, subdivision 4; 245E.03, subdivision 3; 245E.06, subdivisions 4, 5; 246B.06; 252.41, subdivision 8; 252.451; 254A.02, subdivision 4; 256.9692; 256B.0625, subdivision 25a; 256B.0659, subdivision 22; 256B.4914, subdivision 16; 256B.64; 256B.69, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 4, 4b, 5, 5a, 5b, 5c, 5d, 5f, 5g, 5h, 5i, 5j, 5k, 6, 6a, 6b, 6d, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 9c, 9d, 9e, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32a, 33, 34, 35; 256C.23, subdivision 3; 256C.25, subdivision 2; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0185, subpart 5; 5600.2500; 9503.0145, subpart 6; 9530.6405, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 7a, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 14a, 15, 15a, 16, 17, 17a, 17b, 17c, 18, 20, 21; 9530.6410; 9530.6415; 9530.6420; 9530.6422; 9530.6425; 9530.6430; 9530.6435; 9530.6440; 9530.6445; 9530.6450; 9530.6455; 9530.6460; 9530.6465; 9530.6470; 9530.6475; 9530.6480; 9530.6485; 9530.6490; 9530.6495; 9530.6500; 9530.6505.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Fabian and Hansen introduced:

H. F. 888, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for environment and natural resources; modifying fees; creating accounts and providing for disposition of certain receipts; providing for wild ginseng licenses; modifying funding for county water safety; modifying certain game and fish license and permit provisions; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 84.027, by adding a subdivision; 84.091, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 84.0911, subdivision 2; 84.093; 84.42; 84.82, subdivision 3; 84.8205, subdivision 1; 84.922, subdivision 5; 84.9275, subdivision 1; 85.052, subdivision 1; 85.055, subdivision 1; 85.22, subdivision 2a; 85.42; 86B.415, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 86B.701, subdivision 3; 97A.015, by adding a subdivision; 97A.441, subdivisions 5, 6, 6a, by adding a subdivision; 97A.473, subdivisions 2, 2a, 2b, 4, 5, 5a; 97A.474, subdivision 2; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3, 6, 7, 8; 97C.081, subdivision 3; 97C.355, subdivision 2a; 103G.271, subdivisions 6, 6a; 103G.301, subdivisions 2, 3; 296A.18, subdivision 6a; 609B.112; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 84; 85; 97A; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 6282.0400, subparts 2, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 889, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding and related policy for the Office of Higher Education, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the University of Minnesota, and other related programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.121, subdivisions 5, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Loon introduced:

H. F. 890, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing funding in early childhood, kindergarten through grade 12, and adult education, including general education, education excellence, special education, facilities and technology, nutrition, libraries, early childhood and family support, community education and prevention, self-sufficiency and lifelong learning, and state agencies; appropriating money; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.415, subdivision 4; 123B.53, subdivision 4; 124D.151, subdivisions 2, 5, 6; 124D.165, subdivision 2; 124D.83, subdivision 2; 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2c; 125A.79, subdivision 5; 126C.10, subdivisions 2, 13a, 37; 127A.45, subdivision 12; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 125A.75, subdivision 7; 125A.76, subdivision 2b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Gunther; Lillie; Hansen; Murphy, M., and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 891, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money from constitutionally dedicated legacy funds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 892, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing spending to acquire and better public land and buildings and other improvements of a capital nature with certain conditions; modifying previous appropriations; establishing new programs and modifying existing programs; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.967; 84.946, subdivision 2; 85.34, subdivision 1; 219.166; 256E.37; 363A.36; 363A.44, subdivision 1; 446A.072; 446A.073; 446A.081, subdivision 9; 446A.12, subdivision 1; 462A.37, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 5, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2015, chapter 75, article 1, section 3, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 174; 219; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123A.446.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Davids and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 893, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for tax reductions to low- and middle-income families; closing corporate tax loopholes; providing aid to local government units; modifying income, property, tobacco, sales and use, and special taxes and other various tax provisions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16D.08, subdivision 2; 116J.8737, subdivisions 1, 5, 5a, 12; 123B.53, subdivision 4; 128C.24; 270.80, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, by adding subdivisions; 270.81, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 270.82; 270.83, subdivisions 1, 2; 270.84; 270.86; 270.87; 270C.03, subdivision 1; 270C.33, subdivision 6; 270C.722, subdivision 1; 270C.728, by adding a subdivision; 272.02, subdivision 9; 273.1384, subdivision 2; 273.1392; 273.1393; 275.025, subdivisions 1, 4; 275.065, subdivision 3; 275.07, subdivision 2; 275.08, subdivision 1b; 276.04, subdivision 2; 289A.19, subdivision 7; 289A.60, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, subdivision 4a; 290.05, subdivision 1; 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 3; 290.0671, subdivisions 1, as amended, 7; 290.0674, by adding a subdivision; 290.0677, subdivision 1a; 290.068, subdivision 2; 290.17, subdivision 4; 290.191, subdivision 5; 290.21, subdivision 4; 290A.03, subdivision 13; 290B.03, subdivision 1; 290B.04, subdivision 1; 290C.01; 290C.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 6; 290C.03; 290C.04; 290C.05; 290C.055; 290C.07; 290C.08, subdivision 1; 290C.10; 290C.11; 290C.13, subdivision 6; 291.03, subdivision 11; 295.52, subdivision 8; 296A.01, subdivision 12; 296A.08, subdivision 2; 297A.61, subdivisions 3, 54; 297A.67, subdivision 10, by adding a subdivision; 297A.70, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; 297A.71, by adding subdivisions; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 297A.815, subdivision 3; 297F.01, subdivisions 9a, 10, 14, 17, 19, 20, 21, by adding subdivisions; 297F.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, by adding a subdivision; 297F.04, subdivisions 1, 2; 297F.05, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 297F.06, by adding a subdivision; 297F.08, subdivision 8a; 297F.09, subdivisions 2, 7, 10; 297F.12, subdivision 3; 297F.13, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; 297F.15, subdivision 9; 297F.19, by adding a subdivision; 297F.20, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 9, by adding subdivisions; 297F.21, subdivision 1; 297H.04, subdivision 2; 297I.05, subdivision 7; 298.015; 461.12, subdivision 8; 477A.03, subdivisions 2a, 2b; Laws 2010, chapter 216, section 12, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 103F; 270C; 273; 290; 290C; 297F; 477A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270.81, subdivision 4; 270.83, subdivision 3; 290.067, subdivision 2a; 290C.02, subdivisions 5, 9; 297A.67, subdivision 33; 297F.185; Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 6, section 97, subdivision 6; Minnesota Rules, parts 8106.0100, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 17, 17a, 18, 19, 20, 21; 8106.0300, subparts 1, 3; 8106.0400; 8106.0500; 8106.0600; 8106.0700; 8106.0800; 8106.9900.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 894, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing the governor's budget for transportation and public safety activities; modifying various provisions governing transportation and public safety finance; imposing a motor fuels gross receipts tax and a metropolitan area transit sales and use tax; renewing and clarifying certain fees; making technical changes; appropriating money; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 115A.908; 161.081, subdivision 3; 161.3212; 161.46, subdivision 2; 168.013, subdivision 1a; 168.33, subdivision 7; 168A.29, subdivision 1; 169.86, subdivision 5; 169.865, subdivisions 1, 2; 169.866, subdivision 3; 171.06, subdivision 2; 219.015, subdivisions 1, 2; 219.1651; 222.49; 222.50, subdivisions 6, 7; 296A.11; 296A.12; 296A.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 4b, 5; 296A.18, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 297A.99, subdivision 1; 299A.705, subdivision 3; 299D.03, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 160; 162; 174; 219; 296A; 297A; 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 168.013, subdivision 21; 169.826, subdivision 7; 169.8261, subdivision 3; 169.86, subdivision 5a; 169.863, subdivision 3; 169.865, subdivision 5; 169.866, subdivision 4; 473.4051, subdivision 2; Laws 2012, chapter 287, article 1, section 1, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 895, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for agriculture; making policy changes; modifying fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 18B.01, by adding a subdivision; 18B.05; 18B.065, subdivisions 8, 9; 18B.26, subdivision 3; 28A.081; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 18B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 896, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying certain provisions relating to courts, public safety, firefighters, corrections, crime, disaster assistance, and controlled substances; requesting reports; providing for penalties; appropriating money for public safety, courts, corrections, Guardian Ad Litem Board, Uniform Laws Commission, Board on Judicial Standards, Board of Public Defense, Sentencing Guidelines, Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Board, Private Detective Board, and Human Rights; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.02, subdivision 17; 271.06, subdivision 6; 271.21, subdivision 2; 299A.55, subdivisions 2, 4; 364.01; 504B.173, subdivisions 1, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 271; 364.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Hilstrom and Baker introduced:

H. F. 897, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring pharmacies to maintain collection boxes for disposal of legend drugs as pharmaceutical waste; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton, Fischer and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 898, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a parenting with a disability support services pilot project; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fischer and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 899, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a digital student achievement backpack; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 900, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for a more open and transparent budgeting process; establishing a budget committee; requiring reporting of budget forecasts and documents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.10; 16A.103; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Koznick; West; Bahr, C.; Whelan; Howe; Scott; Uglem; Daniels; Petersburg; Dettmer and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 901, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying allocation of motor vehicle lease sales tax revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.815, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 902, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for repairs to the Lake Bronson dam; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Pierson, Hausman, Gunther, Poppe and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 903, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a regional charitable food facility in Anoka County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 904, A bill for an act relating to child care; providing an exemption from positive support strategy rules; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kresha, Erickson, Dettmer, Urdahl and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 905, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying school disciplinary actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 121A.45, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 121A.61, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Davids, Lien, Drazkowski and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 906, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; freezing the cigarette excise tax at its current rate; repealing the annual indexing requirement for cigarettes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297F.05, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297F.05, subdivision 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davnie, Omar, Pinto, Wagenius and Fenton introduced:

H. F. 907, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Family Partnership.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

McDonald and Baker introduced:

H. F. 908, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the sales tax exemption for certain meals and drinks; expanding the sales tax exemption for certain capital equipment purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.68, subdivision 5, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Loonan, Hoppe, Hilstrom and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 909, A bill for an act relating to commerce; redirecting auto theft prevention funds from the general fund to the insurance fraud prevention account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 45.0135, subdivision 6; 65B.84, subdivision 1; 297I.11, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Hilstrom introduced:

H. F. 910, A bill for an act relating to property taxes; extending the maximum exclusion amount under the disabled veterans homestead credit to veterans with a 100 percent temporary disability rating; increasing the maximum excluded amount to $400,000; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Hilstrom introduced:

H. F. 911, A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; providing eligibility for benefits to employees of school contractors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 268.085, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 912, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; establishing a task force to study and make recommendations on metropolitan governance.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 913, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Hugo Short Line Railway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 914, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements to the Hugo Short Line Railway.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 915, A bill for an act relating to financing of state government; providing deficiency funding for corrections and military affairs; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Hilstrom and Baker introduced:

H. F. 916, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring county law enforcement to maintain collection boxes for disposal of noncontrolled substances and pharmaceutical controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.105.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Kiel, Gruenhagen and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 917, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a temporary refundable credit for residential biomass heating systems; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 918, A bill for an act relating to taxation; limiting assessment authority of the commissioner of revenue; establishing a private letter ruling program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270C.33, by adding a subdivision; 270C.34, subdivision 1; 289A.60, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 270C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Peterson, Zerwas and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 919, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions governing autism early intensive intervention benefit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0949.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Theis introduced:

H. F. 920, A bill for an act relating to health; exempting housing with services establishments from the requirement to obtain a lodging license from the commissioner of health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144D.06.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel, Schomacker and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 921, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying treatment of vacant beds for the purposes of payments to intermediate care facilities for therapeutic leave days; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rosenthal, Flanagan and Clark introduced:

H. F. 922, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting open season for taking wolves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.645, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Knoblach and Scott introduced:

H. F. 923, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; providing a factor for determining the amount of attorney fees awarded in certain actions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 549.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Anderson, S.; Hertaus and Smith introduced:

H. F. 924, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the exemption for certain local government capital projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, subdivision 44.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Sundin; Murphy, M.; Metsa; Ecklund; Sandstede and Olson introduced:

H. F. 925, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a combined heat and power system for the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Metsa; Applebaum; Schultz; Ecklund; Sundin; Dehn, R.; Kunesh-Podein; Considine and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 926, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article XIII; allowing individuals 21 years of age and older to consume and use marijuana, marijuana products, and marijuana accessories for personal use; providing for regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, and sale of marijuana, marijuana products, and marijuana accessories; permitting activities related to marijuana establishments; authorizing rulemaking; providing criminal penalties; requiring development of a fee schedule and a tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 152.01, by adding subdivisions; 152.027, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 152.092; 152.093; 152.31; 297D.06; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.027, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Applebaum, Metsa, Sundin, Ecklund and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 927, A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing individuals 21 years of age and older to consume and use marijuana, marijuana products, and marijuana accessories for personal use; providing for regulation of the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, and sale of marijuana, marijuana products, and marijuana accessories by the commissioner of health and local governments; permitting activities related to marijuana establishments; authorizing rulemaking; authorizing the use of certain not public data; providing criminal penalties; requiring development of a fee schedule and a tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 152.01, by adding subdivisions; 152.027, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 152.092; 152.093; 152.31; 297D.06; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.027, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Slocum introduced:

H. F. 928, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing ongoing funding for recovery schools; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 929, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing pass requirement for use of state-supported trails; authorizing rulemaking; providing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Omar and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 930, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money from the state transportation fund for repair and rehabilitation of the 10th Avenue bridge in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Omar introduced:

H. F. 931, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying requirements related to the certification of the names of candidates for president and vice president of the United States; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 207A.13, subdivision 2; 208.03.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 932, A bill for an act relating to the arts and cultural heritage fund; appropriating money for Rondo Commemorative Plaza.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 933, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; authorizing the city of Windom to impose sales and use and excise taxes.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hornstein, Gunther and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 934, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a larger cities assistance account; modifying allocation of certain fees and surcharges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 168.33, subdivision 7; 168.54, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 162.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 935, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for an order for protection for certain victims of harassment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 518B.01, by adding a subdivision; 609.748, subdivisions 1, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Ecklund, Dettmer, Sundin and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 936, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying preference for lotteries for bear-hunting permits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.405.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Sundin; Metsa; Ecklund; Murphy, M., and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 937, A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying timber sale provisions for tax-forfeited lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 282.04, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Sundin; Ecklund; Murphy, M., and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 938, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing Carlton County to levy a tax for recreation purposes; amending Laws 1996, chapter 471, article 3, section 51.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 939, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions governing medical assistance for employed persons with disabilities asset limits; seeking federal waiver authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.057, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 940, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Poppe introduced:

H. F. 941, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing caregiver support programs and services; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Poppe introduced:

H. F. 942, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying essential community supports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0922, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 943, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions for certain interagency agreements and intra-agency transfers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62V.05, subdivision 12; 144.05, subdivision 6; 256.01, subdivision 41.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 944, A bill for an act relating to human services; correcting terminology relating to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 945, A bill for an act relating to human services; correcting obsolete cross-references related to the nursing facility payment system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.0915, subdivision 3e; 256B.431, subdivision 30.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Loon introduced:

H. F. 946, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the operating capital levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 13a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Loon introduced:

H. F. 947, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the calculation of general education aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.13, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Anderson, P. and Backer introduced:

H. F. 948, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for a railroad grade separation project in Glenwood; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Koegel, Bernardy and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 949, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing issuance of citations for certain work zone violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.06, subdivision 4a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Koznick, McDonald, Davids, Pierson, Applebaum, Anselmo, Smith, Scott and West introduced:

H. F. 950, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying tax rates; updating brackets to current values; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Dehn, R.; Hertaus; Zerwas; McDonald; Moran; Omar; Maye Quade; Mariani; Cornish; Lee; Allen; Flanagan and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 951, A bill for an act relating to public safety; restoring the civil right to vote of an individual upon release from incarceration or upon sentencing if no incarceration is imposed; requiring notice; repealing county attorney obligation to promptly investigate voter registration and eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 201.014, by adding a subdivision; 201.071, subdivision 1; 204C.10; 609.165, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 243; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 201.275.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Kiel; Theis; Murphy, E.; Allen and Baker introduced:

H. F. 952, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing hearing loss training requirements for housing with services establishments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Sandstede; Ecklund; Murphy, M., and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 953, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to renovate historic Hibbing High School auditorium; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Sandstede, Ecklund and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 954, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater treatment improvements to serve Keewatin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 955, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d; 290.091, subdivisions 1, 2, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 956, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting police officers from issuing speeding tickets for speeds under 55 miles per hour on marked Interstate Highway 35E in St. Paul; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.14, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 957, A bill for an act relating to local government; prohibiting certain fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462.353, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 958, A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the Cloquet Area Fire and Ambulance Taxing District; amending Laws 2009, chapter 88, article 2, section 46, subdivisions 1, as amended, 2, 3, as amended, 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Dean, M.; Liebling; Zerwas and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 959, A bill for an act relating to health licensing; making the medical faculty license permanent; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 147.0375, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Backer, Davnie, Loon, Erickson and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 960, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for children's school-linked mental health grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Runbeck and Franson introduced:

H. F. 961, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying training requirements for certain child care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.50, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Green and Poston introduced:

H. F. 962, A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying certain tax-forfeited land sale requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 85.012, subdivision 1; 282.01, subdivision 3; 282.011, subdivision 1; 282.018, subdivision 1; 282.02; 459.06, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Green and Poston introduced:

H. F. 963, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for purchases made by the Department of Transportation for road construction projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Pinto; Hausman; Hansen; Lesch; Moran; Mahoney; Mariani; Murphy, E., and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 964, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an environmental learning center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Maye Quade, Dettmer, Scott and Baker introduced:

H. F. 965, A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the placement of a plaque in the court of honor on the Capitol grounds to honor all Minnesota veterans who served in the United States armed forces, both at home and abroad, during World War I.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Fabian and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 966, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure in Thief River Falls; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Halverson, Davnie, Hausman, Loeffler, Pryor, Maye Quade, Fischer, Considine, Kunesh-Podein, Pinto, Sandstede and Olson introduced:

H. F. 967, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing funding for a voluntary school social worker aid program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 968, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain purchases of clay targets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.68, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 969, A bill for an act relating to sales and use tax; modifying the sales tax on club memberships to exclude game release charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 970, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Square Park pavilion.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 971, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Square Park pavilion in St. Peter; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 972, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing the Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board to adopt rules authorizing certified emergency medical services personnel to assist with administering certain emergency prescription medications and participate in care coordination; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144E.16, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Youakim and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 973, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; modifying special rules for the city of St. Louis Park tax increment financing district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 974, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; waiving fishing license requirement during week before Super Bowl.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Franke and Hansen introduced:

H. F. 975, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a storm water lift station to control storm water entering Seidl's Lake in South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 976, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minnesota rail service improvement.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 977, A bill for an act relating to correctional state employees retirement plan; including additional Department of Corrections employees in plan coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 352.91, subdivision 3g.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Theis, Hausman, Fenton, Flanagan, Poston, Lillie, Gunther, Masin and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 978, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the support our students grant program; codifying the support our students grant program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 979, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the port development assistance program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 980, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to pay additional costs related to the reconstruction of U.S. Highway 61 in Red Wing.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Ward introduced:

H. F. 981, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an outdoor firing range for law enforcement training in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, O'Neill and Considine introduced:

H. F. 982, A bill for an act relating to public safety; corrections; creating an ombudsman for inmate mental health services; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 243.48, subdivision 1; 253B.02, subdivision 10; 641.15, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 241.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Anderson, P.; Torkelson; Hamilton and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 983, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying feeder's lien to clarify eligibility of those who furnish feed to a livestock producer; eliminating livestock production input lien and temporary livestock production input lien; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 514.965, subdivision 2; 514.966, subdivisions 4, 5, 6, 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 514.965, subdivisions 8, 11; 514.966, subdivisions 3, 3a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Baker and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 984, A bill for an act relating to commerce; weights and measures; requiring signage disclosing gasoline tax rate; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 239.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Fabian, Ecklund, Smith and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 985, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; specifying the duty owed by owners of real property to trespassers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Bennett, Kresha, Lohmer, Daniels, McDonald, Kiel, Fischer, Halverson and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 986, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding liability insurance coverage for licensed foster home providers; creating an automobile insurance reimbursement program for licensed foster home providers and persons in foster care; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245.814, subdivisions 2, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bennett, Kresha, McDonald, Halverson, Lohmer and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 987, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring responsible social services agencies to provide foster care or other services to certain individuals reentering foster care after 18 years of age; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 260C.451, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fischer, Omar, Ward, Pinto, Halverson, Davnie, Rosenthal, Wagenius, Masin, Nelson, Allen, Clark and Kunesh-Podein introduced:

H. F. 988, A bill for an act relating to juveniles; safety and placement; providing for the emancipation of minors in certain situations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 518A.39, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Hilstrom and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 989, A bill for an act relating to creditor remedies; providing for the use of the Minnesota minimum wage in garnishment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 571.922.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Scott and Green introduced:

H. F. 990, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the application of the DWI Forfeiture Law to motor vehicles operated by persons who enter the ignition interlock program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169A.63, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 991, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for the additional tax paid on early withdrawals from retirement accounts if used for long-term care expenses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 992, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying requirements for commercial motor vehicle road test for school bus endorsement; modifying provisions relating to third-party testing for school bus companies; modifying requirements for issuance of school bus driver's license endorsement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 171.01, by adding subdivisions; 171.321, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 993, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; providing a tax credit for certain employers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 994, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying school bus equipment standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.442, subdivision 5; 169.4501, subdivisions 1, 2; 169.4503, subdivisions 4, 7, 14, 23, 30; 169.64, subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.4502, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 995, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for grants for freight railroad preservation and improvement; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 222.50, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Lien introduced:

H. F. 996, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for translated driver's examination materials.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Jessup, O'Driscoll, Youakim, Nash and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 997, A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the requirements for payment of claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.38; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.391, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Gruenhagen, Kiel, McDonald and Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 998, A bill for an act relating to special education; requiring a cost-benefit analysis of Minnesota's special education system; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Whelan and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 999, A bill for an act relating to the city of Anoka; extending the five-year rule for a tax increment financing district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Barr, R. introduced:

H. F. 1000, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for realignment of Argenta Trail in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Vogel, Peppin, Fabian, Metsa and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1001, A bill for an act relating to administrative rulemaking; requiring agencies to determine the impact of a proposed rule on the cost of residential construction or remodeling; requiring notice to the applicable legislative committees; permitting a legislative committee to require approval of a rule by law; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Barr, R. introduced:

H. F. 1002, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of Broderick Boulevard in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Lueck, Fabian, Gunther, Urdahl, Ecklund, Swedzinski and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1003, A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for compliance with effluent limitations under certain conditions; requiring rulemaking.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Anderson, P.; Backer; Lueck; Swedzinski and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1004, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying certain buffer requirements; requiring local review and approval; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103F.48, subdivisions 1, 3, 7, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Garofalo and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1005, A bill for an act relating to agency appointments; reducing the number of deputy commissioners in the Departments of Commerce and Employment and Economic Development; allowing current deputy commissioners to serve until January 1, 2019; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 45.013; 116J.01, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Knoblach; Anderson, P.; Hamilton and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1006, A bill for an act relating to partition fences; providing that a landowner or occupant who does not need a partition fence cannot be required to share in construction or maintenance costs; repealing a statute that applies this standard only in St. Louis County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 344.03, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 383C.809.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 1007, A bill for an act relating to state agencies; requiring certain criteria to be met before a state agency sues a local government; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Howe and Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1008, A bill for an act relating to liquor; extending the hours of sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.504, subdivisions 2, 3, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Howe and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1009, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating an open appropriation from the general fund to the public safety officer's benefit account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 299A.42.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1010, A bill for an act relating to horse racing; providing for ongoing operation of the Minnesota Racing Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 240.15, subdivision 6; 240.155, subdivision 1; 240.30, subdivision 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 240.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1011, A bill for an act relating to insurance; limiting certain remedies of uninsured motorists; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 65B.51, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1012, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating no-fault auto benefits; requiring the deduction of basic economic loss benefits previously provided; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 65B.44, subdivision 5; 65B.51, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Metsa; Flanagan; Sundin; Ecklund; Poppe; Kunesh-Podein; Johnson, C.; Hilstrom; Youakim; Maye Quade; Fischer; Schultz; Murphy, E.; Olson; Koegel; Pinto; Dehn, R.; Carlson, L.; Clark; Allen; Loeffler; Lee; Davnie; Mahoney; Sandstede; Hornstein and Carlson, A. introduced:

H. F. 1013, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing for paid family, pregnancy, bonding, and applicant's serious medical condition benefits; regulating and requiring certain unpaid leaves; classifying certain data; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.719, by adding a subdivision; 177.27, subdivision 4; 181.943; 256J.561, by adding a subdivision; 256J.95, subdivisions 3, 11; 256P.01, subdivision 3; 268.19, subdivision 1; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 268B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hilstrom introduced:

H. F. 1014, A bill for an act relating to health; providing certain agencies access to the Minnesota prescription monitoring program to identify and investigate inappropriate prescribing or dispensing of controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.126, subdivisions 5, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Johnson, B.; Heintzeman and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1015, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying blaze orange hunting requirements to allow blaze pink; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.071.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1016, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing certified salt applicator program; limiting liability; authorizing rulemaking; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Urdahl, Lillie, Mariani, Torkelson, Hausman and Wills introduced:

H. F. 1017, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Children's Museum.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Rarick, Davids, Marquart, Petersburg, Urdahl, Poppe and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 1018, A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying grant program eligibility requirements; making technical changes; appropriating money for economic development grant programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116J.431, subdivision 8; 116J.8731, by adding a subdivision; 116J.8748, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 116L.42, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Layman, Garofalo, Davids, Bennett, Gunther, Petersburg, Vogel and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1019, A bill for an act relating to the state general tax; exempting certain improvements made by a qualified business; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116J.8738, subdivisions 2, 4; 275.025, subdivisions 2, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hamilton, Swedzinski, Davids, Marquart, Bennett, Kiel, Poppe and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 1020, A bill for an act relating to taxation; economic development; income and corporate franchise; establishing a refundable workforce housing tax credit; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.06, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Baker, Hamilton, Maye Quade and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1021, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for career education and job skills training; requiring reports.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Dehn, R. and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1022, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring certifying entities to timely process U-Visa certification documents; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1023, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; exempting certain shelters from ice house identification requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97C.355, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Urdahl; Erickson; Davids; Ecklund; Howe; Dean, M.; Swedzinski; Anderson, P.; Lueck; Torkelson; Backer; Heintzeman; Layman; Newberger; Gunther; Green; Hamilton; Baker; Grossell; Bennett; Miller; Poston; Franson; Poppe; Marquart; Daniels; Murphy, M., and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1024, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the calculation of small schools revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 2c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1025, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing qualifications for cremator operators who perform cremations; modifying the duties of the commissioner of health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 149A.02, by adding a subdivision; 149A.03; 149A.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 149A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gunther; Anderson, P.; Daniels; Backer; Poppe and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1026, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing a nuisance exemption for certain livestock facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 561.19, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Christensen, Marquart and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1027, A bill for an act relating to education finance; making grants to the Minnesota Alliance With Youth; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Anderson, P.; Kiel; Poppe and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1028, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money to the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1029, A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a business expansion low-interest loan program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1030, A bill for an act relating to state government; allowing employees to opt out of state-paid insurance and benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 43A.24, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Theis, Loonan, Rosenthal, Applebaum and O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1031, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; prohibiting certain activities unless performed or supervised by optometrists or licensed physicians; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

McDonald; Anderson, P., and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 1032, A bill for an act relating to employment; exempting temporary or seasonal agricultural workers from overtime requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.23, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Lesch; Johnson, S.; Rosenthal; Lillie and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 1033, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting individuals and private associations from providing certain gifts to officials; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 10A.071, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Ecklund; Sundin; Metsa; Murphy, M., and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1034, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the Cook County Higher Education Board.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Ecklund; Sundin; Metsa; Murphy, M., and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1035, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for the Cook County Higher Education Board.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 1036, A bill for an act relating to energy; exempting energy consumed by pipelines from the energy-savings goals base calculation for utilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.241, subdivisions 1, 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Vogel introduced:

H. F. 1037, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; requiring legislative approval of housing incentives and allocations by the Metropolitan Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 473.145; 473.254, subdivisions 2, 3a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Mahoney, O'Neill, Metsa and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1038, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a legislative council to make funding recommendations to the legislature; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 1039, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; motor fuel; allowing ethanol blending on certain premises; prohibiting motor fuel marketing agreements and franchise agreements that do not allow ethanol blending; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 239.791, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Hilstrom introduced:

H. F. 1040, A bill for an act relating to commerce; clarifying the authority of the Commerce Fraud Bureau to apply for or execute search warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.05, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1041, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; providing for an increased point source implementation grant amount in certain circumstances.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Youakim; Bahr, C.; Freiberg; Rosenthal; Flanagan; Kunesh-Podein; Schultz; Loeffler; Allen and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1042, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a cooling tower registry administered by the commissioner of health; authorizing the commissioner of health to assess administrative penalties; classifying certain data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.411, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker, Gunther, Clark, O'Neill, Metsa and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1043, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for the Commission on Deaf, DeafBlind, and Hard-of-Hearing Minnesotans.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Whelan and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1044, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for highway-rail grade separation project in Anoka; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 1045, A bill for an act relating to juvenile placement; modifying the requirements for reestablishing the legal parent and child relationship; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 260C.329, subdivisions 3, 5, 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Loonan; Johnson, S., and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1046, A bill for an act relating to insurance; regulating the Minnesota Joint Underwriting Association; authorizing the association to provide liquor liability and certain medical malpractice coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62I.02; 62I.03; 62I.05; 62I.06; 62I.07; 62I.08; 62I.13; 62I.14; 62I.15; 62I.16; 62I.17; 62I.19; 62I.21; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62F.01, subdivision 1; 62F.02; 62F.03; 62F.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3; 62F.05; 62F.06; 62F.07; 62F.08; 62F.09; 62F.10; 62F.11; 62F.12; 62F.13; 62F.14; Minnesota Rules, part 2791.0100.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Kiel, Miller and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 1047, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying provisions related to the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116V.01, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 10, 11, 13, 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1048, A bill for an act relating to education; reducing commissioner mandates and empowering schools relating to innovation zones, the world's best workforce, advanced academic credit, and textbooks loaned to nonpublic students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.11, subdivision 9; 120B.14; 123B.43; Laws 2012, chapter 263, section 1, subdivision 3, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1049, A bill for an act relating to liquor; changing legal drinking age to 19; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 340A.301, subdivision 2; 340A.34; 340A.402, subdivision 1; 340A.410, subdivision 4b; 340A.414, subdivision 8; 340A.417; 340A.503; 340A.701, subdivision 1; 340A.703; 340A.707; 340A.801, subdivision 6; 340A.90.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1050, A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing brew pubs to sell to a retail licensee at the airport.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Backer introduced:

H. F. 1051, A bill for an act relating to water; requiring water level control permit for Big Lake in Grant County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Theis, Marquart, Considine, Knoblach and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1052, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the funding for approved recovery programs to include two additional approved programs; authorizing grant expenditures for approved pupil transportation purposes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.695.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Backer, Heintzeman, Miller and Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1053, A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating regional variance factors for certain medical assistance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.4914, subdivisions 6, 7, 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Layman and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1054, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for sewer and water system improvements in the city of Deer River; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Heintzeman and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1055, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying due dates and penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 279.01, subdivisions 1, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1056, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to Cyprus Drive in the city of Baxter; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Fenton and Ward introduced:

H. F. 1057, A bill for an act relating to taxes; local lodging tax; allowing the city of Woodbury to impose a local lodging tax for certain purposes.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hamilton, Marquart and O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1058, A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for review of certain agency actions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.886, subdivision 4; 115.05.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 1059, A bill for an act relating to taxes; property; eliminating the annual application requirement for the disabled veterans homestead exclusion under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Haley, Davnie, Kresha, Erickson, Lee, Grossell and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 1060, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing an after-school community learning grant program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Zerwas; Schomacker; Murphy, E.; Halverson; Dean, M., and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1061, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for home and community-based services incentive pool.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1062, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting use of public funds for certain aesthetic enhancements in road projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 160.13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Flanagan, Kresha, Pinto, Kunesh-Podein, Moran, Olson, Metsa and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 1063, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for a grant program for culturally appropriate birth support services and doula services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Peterson, Christensen and Masin introduced:

H. F. 1064, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; modifying tax increment financing authority for the city of Burnsville; amending Laws 2008, chapter 154, article 9, section 21, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1065, A bill for an act relating to the legislature; expanding the Data Practices Act and Open Meeting Law to include the legislative branch; classifying data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3C.05, subdivision 1; 13.02, subdivisions 7a, 16; 13D.01, subdivisions 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 13D.02, by adding a subdivision; 13D.04, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.055.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Lohmer; Fenton; Dettmer; Zerwas; Cornish; Dean, M.; Gruenhagen; Green; Grossell; Uglem; Pugh; Loonan; Hertaus; Runbeck; Daudt; Daniels; O'Neill; Newberger; Miller and Whelan introduced:

H. F. 1066, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for obstructing a highway under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.74.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Bernardy, Nornes, Loon, Davnie, O'Neill, Sandstede, Slocum, Maye Quade, Kunesh-Podein, Omar, Pryor and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1067, A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to establish a program allowing secondary school teachers to earn graduate credits required to teach concurrent enrollment courses; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Bernardy, Omar, Marquart, Davnie, Loeffler, Youakim, Kunesh-Podein, Clark, Fischer and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1068, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the dependent care credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 3; 290.0674, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.067, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hornstein; Gunther; Hilstrom; Dettmer; Baker; Urdahl; Johnson, C.; Hamilton; Johnson, S.; Hausman; Bernardy; Nelson and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1069, A bill for an act relating to railroads; requiring a minimum crew size for certain rail carriers; imposing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 219.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Swedzinski; Albright; Marquart; McDonald; Koznick; Schultz; Petersburg; Carlson, L.; Zerwas; Olson; Hertaus; Johnson, S., and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1070, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for taxpayer assistance grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Ecklund and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1071, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying youth all-terrain vehicle operation restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 84.9256, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1072, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain gifted and talented provisions; improving transitional outcomes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Clark; Johnson, S., and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1073, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Pioneer and Soldiers Cemetery restoration; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1074, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the zoning requirements for residential programs licensed by the commissioner of human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.11, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bly, Ecklund, Hornstein and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 1075, A resolution urging Congress and the President of the United States to adopt an "American Recovery" program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Bly; Hornstein; Ecklund; Johnson, C., and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1076, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the Forever Green Agriculture Initiative at the University of Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Bliss, Hansen, Swedzinski, Becker-Finn, Layman, Metsa, Ecklund, Heintzeman and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1077, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying requirements for minnow licenses; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97C.501, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Christensen, Hoppe, Franson, O'Neill and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1078, A bill for an act relating to liquor; providing for off-sale for brew pubs and small brewers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 340A.24, subdivision 3; 340A.28; 340A.285.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Erickson, Loon, Christensen, Kresha, Daniels, Fenton, Dettmer, Fabian and Jessup introduced:

H. F. 1079, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board; transferring all teacher licensing and support personnel licensing and credentialing authority to the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board; appropriating money; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.363, subdivision 1; 122A.06; 122A.07; 122A.08; 122A.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 6, 7, 9, 10; 122A.17; 122A.18, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 7a, 7c, 8, by adding subdivisions; 122A.19; 122A.20; 122A.22; 122A.23, subdivision 3; 122A.245, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9; 122A.26, subdivision 2; 122A.28; 122A.29; 122A.30; 124D.13, subdivision 11; 124D.454, subdivision 12; 124D.75, subdivisions 1, 6; 125A.67, subdivision 2; 127A.05, subdivision 6; 136A.1791, subdivision 1; 214.04, subdivisions 1, 3; 214.045; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.09, subdivisions 5, 8; 122A.14, subdivision 5; 122A.162; 122A.163; 122A.18, subdivisions 2a, 3, 3a, 4, 4a, 6, 7; 122A.21, subdivision 2; 122A.23, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.245, subdivisions 7, 8, 10; 122A.25.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Nash by request introduced:

H. F. 1080, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing provisions governing state government operations and military veterans policy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 154.003; 197.791, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 5a; 240A.09; 270.44; 270.45; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 270.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1081, A bill for an act relating to jobs; appropriating money for the Departments of Employment and Economic Development, Labor and Industry, and Commerce; the Bureau of Mediation Services; Public Employment Relations Board; Housing Finance Agency; Explore Minnesota Tourism; Workers' Compensation Court of Appeals; and Public Utilities Commission; making policy and technical changes; modifying fees; providing penalties; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16C.144, by adding subdivisions; 45.0135, subdivision 7; 46.131, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 47.59, subdivision 2; 47.60, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; 47.601, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 47.65, subdivision 2; 53.04, subdivision 3a; 53.09, subdivision 2; 53A.03; 53B.11, subdivision 1; 53C.02; 55.04, subdivision 2; 56.02; 58.10, subdivision 1; 58A.045, subdivision 2; 59A.03, subdivision 2; 80A.61; 80A.65, subdivision 2; 116J.8731, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding a subdivision; 116J.8748, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 6; 116L.665; 116M.14, subdivision 4; 116M.17, subdivision 4; 116M.18, subdivisions 1a, 4, 4a, 8; 175.45; 177.27, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 177.30; 177.32, subdivision 1; 181.03, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 181.032; 181.101; 216B.2401; 216B.241, subdivisions 1, 1c, 1d, 3, 5a; 239.101, subdivision 2; 326B.092, subdivision 7; 326B.153, subdivision 1; 326B.37, by adding subdivisions; 326B.89, subdivisions 1, 5; 332.30; 332.54, subdivision 7; 332A.06; 332B.04, subdivision 6; Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 1, article 1, sections 4, as amended; 5, subdivision 2; Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 7, section 2, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 46.131, subdivision 5; 326B.89, subdivision 14; Laws 2009, chapter 37, article 3, section 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 4355.0100; 4355.0200; 4355.0300; 4355.0400; 4355.0500.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Layman and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1082, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Anselmo and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1083, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying open enrollment priorities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.03, subdivision 5a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1084, A bill for an act relating to corrections; ensuring compliance with the Prison Rape Elimination Act; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Lueck, Fabian, Ecklund, Kiel, Heintzeman, Swedzinski, Backer, Schomacker and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 1085, A bill for an act relating to property tax administration; repealing additional assessor accreditation requirement; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 270C.9901.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, S.; Davnie; Hertaus and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1086, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing subtractions for mortgage insurance premiums and discharges of qualified principal residence indebtedness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding subdivisions; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Barr, R.; Fenton and Franke introduced:

H. F. 1087, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the civil air patrol training and maintenance facility at the South St. Paul airport.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hamilton, Daniels, Schomacker, Loon and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 1088, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for modification or improvements to homes of people with disabilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Grossell and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1089, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for expansion of the Northwest Angle School in Warroad; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

O'Driscoll and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 1090, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association financial solvency measures; increasing police and fire plan member and employer contribution rates; eliminating certain postretirement adjustment trigger procedures; extending the police and fire plan amortization target date; lowering the investment return actuarial assumption; modifying the actuarial assumption requirements; modifying interest rates charged on certain payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 353.01, subdivision 16; 353.0161, subdivision 2; 353.0162; 353.27, subdivisions 3c, 7a, 12, 12a, 12b; 353.28, subdivision 5; 353.35, subdivision 1; 353.65, subdivisions 2, 3; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 9, 11; 356.415, subdivisions 1b, 1c; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 356.415, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Hansen and Loon introduced:

H. F. 1091, A bill for an act relating to taxation; liquor; dedicating the proceeds from taxes on Sunday liquor sales; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Davnie, Dettmer, Rosenthal and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 1092, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for repair and renovation of the historic truss bridge on the campus of the Minneapolis Veterans Home; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Fischer and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1093, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a nationally normed college entrance exam for high school graduation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.02, subdivision 2; 120B.30, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Davnie and Lien introduced:

H. F. 1094, A bill for an act relating to wages; modifying wage deductions for credit card charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.24, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 5200.0080, subpart 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1095, A bill for an act relating to water; establishing Human Right to Water Act; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Maye Quade, Davids, Dettmer, Lee, Scott, Rosenthal and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1096, A bill for an act relating to taxes; property; extending the spousal benefit under the disabled veterans homestead exclusion to surviving spouses of veterans with a 70 percent disability rating or higher; eliminating the eight year limitation on the spousal benefit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Koznick and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1097, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Metro Orange Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Urdahl, Gunther, Lillie, Considine and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1098, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Canoemobile program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1099, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the port development assistance program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Fischer and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1100, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a critical incident review process for peace officer involved shootings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.553, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 1101, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing cities to spend money on National Night Out and events that foster positive relationships between law enforcement and the community; authorizing fundraising for these purposes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Barr, R.; O'Driscoll; Slocum; Fenton; Hoppe and Anderson, S. introduced:

H. F. 1102, A bill for an act relating to the state lottery; repealing a provision governing the payment of prizes to persons under the age of 18; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 349A.08, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 349A.08, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1103, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the safe routes to school grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Fabian and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1104, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Northland Community and Technical College in East Grand Forks; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Howe; Anderson, S., and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1105, A bill for an act relating to the open meeting law; defining meeting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13D.01, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1106, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; eliminating dedication of certain license revenue for wolf management and monitoring; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.075, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1107, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying district procedures to apply for grants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123A.443, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Lueck, Metsa and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1108, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for transfer to snowmobile and all-terrain vehicle accounts.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Miller, Grossell and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1109, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for veterans homes in Montevideo and Bemidji; allowing for nonstate contributions; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

West, Daniels and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1110, A bill for an act relating to health licensing; clarifying waiver of examination, dental assisting licensure, and allied dental professional restorative functions; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 150A.06, subdivisions 3, 8; 150A.10, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Pierson, Liebling, Sauke and Quam introduced:

H. F. 1111, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for replacement of Memorial and Plaza Halls at Rochester Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 1112, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IX, section 1; requiring gubernatorial approval of a law proposing a constitutional amendment before it is submitted to the voters; providing legislative override of governor's veto of law proposing constitutional amendment.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1113, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; taxation; modifying a sales tax exemption for certain passenger automobiles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297B.025, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1114, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Heartland State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Schomacker, Kiel, Liebling, Hoppe, McDonald, Kresha, Albright, Flanagan, Lohmer, Theis and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 1115, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions related to specialized care facilities; modifying criteria for determining when an area of the state is a hardship area with regard to access to nursing facility services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144A.071, subdivision 3; 256R.46.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Urdahl, Fabian, Hansen, Sundin and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1116, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying snowmobile registration issuing fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 84.82, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bahr, C. and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1117, A bill for an act relating to local government; designating certain areas of the city of Oak Grove as rural residential for the purposes of the comprehensive plan update.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Lucero, Sauke and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 1118, A bill for an act relating to real property; common interest communities; authorizing electronic delivery of cancellations of sale or resale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 515B.4-106; 515B.4-108.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Theis, Nelson, O'Neill, Rarick, Daniels, Howe, O'Driscoll and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1119, A bill for an act relating to construction codes; modifying criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 326B.082, subdivision 16.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Swedzinski, Hamilton, Schomacker, Poppe, Poston and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1120, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a shrimp production incentive program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Swedzinski, Hamilton, Schomacker, Poppe, Poston and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1121, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the definition of agricultural product; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 1122, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing a registration system for speech-language pathology assistants; setting registration fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.512, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions; 148.513, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 148.519; 148.5191; 148.5194, subdivision 8, by adding a subdivision; 148.5195, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 148.5196, subdivisions 1, 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Davnie, Rosenthal, Dettmer and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 1123, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; increasing the homestead valuation exclusion for disabled veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1124, A bill for an act relating to taxation; liquor; providing a credit for small wineries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297G.03, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Slocum introduced:

H. F. 1125, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying the project description for the Richfield 77th Street Underpass; amending Laws 2015, First Special Session chapter 5, article 1, section 10, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Kiel; Poppe; Swedzinski; Backer; Anderson, P.; Marquart; Green; Schomacker; Lueck; Johnson, C.; Petersburg; Fabian; Hamilton; Baker; Miller; Bennett and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1126, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing driver's licenses; modifying requirements for the restricted farm work license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 171.041.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Nash, Loonan, Rosenthal and Franson introduced:

H. F. 1127, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying regulation of off-sales by a microdistillery; regulating wholesale distribution of microdistillery products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.22, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Gruenhagen; Loonan; Hoppe; Albright; Pugh; Dean, M.; Hertaus and Haley introduced:

H. F. 1128, A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; modifying requirements for health insurance underwriting, renewability, and benefits; creating an individual health plan reinsurance program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.7191, by adding a subdivision; 62A.65, subdivisions 3, 5; 62L.02, subdivision 26; 62L.03, by adding a subdivision; 62L.08, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 62Q.18, subdivision 10; 297I.05, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62A; 62K; 62Q; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62A.65, subdivision 2; 62L.08, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Liebling; Schultz; Quam; Dean, M.; Sauke and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 1129, A bill for an act relating to insurance; making the state of Minnesota a single geographic rating area for individual health plans; allowing enrollees access to out-of-network referral centers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62A.65, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

West, Uglem, Whelan and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1130, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing grant funds to Anoka County to recruit foster families; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

West; Bahr, C., and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1131, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a pilot program for a local collaborative to increase competitive employment for transition age youth.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Backer and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1132, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the community first services and supports program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.85, subdivisions 1, 2, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1133, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; amending registration tax and operation in managed lanes for certain electric vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 160.93, by adding a subdivision; 168.013, subdivision 1a, by adding a subdivision; 169.011, subdivision 26a, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Baker, Hilstrom, Kresha and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1134, A bill for an act relating to health; limiting the time for filling prescription drug orders for opioid drugs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker, Hilstrom, Kresha and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1135, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring that additional information be provided with dispensed prescriptions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 263.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker, Hilstrom and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1136, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring compliance with naloxone standing orders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 151.34; 604A.04, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker, Hilstrom and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1137, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring certain uses of the Minnesota prescription monitoring program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 152.126, subdivision 9, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0638, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson, Flanagan and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1138, A bill for an act relating to health professions; requiring licensure of naturopathic doctors; modifying scope of practice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 147E.01; 147E.05; 147E.06; 147E.10; 147E.15; 147E.20; 147E.25; 147E.30; 147E.35; 147E.40; 151.01, subdivision 23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1139, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing for assisted outpatient mental health treatment with mandatory weekly patient reporting to treatment provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 253B.066, subdivision 1; 253B.09, subdivision 1; 253B.097, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Peterson; Baker; Albright; Franson; Murphy, E.; Schultz and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1140, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing pharmacists to prescribe self-administered hormonal contraceptives, nicotine replacement products, opiate antagonists, and travel medications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 151.01, subdivisions 23, 27, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Mahoney, Lesch and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1141, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota Humanities Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Christensen and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1142, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain concurrent enrollment provisions; requiring the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to establish a supplemental instruction program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.09, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Garofalo, West, Mahoney, Lesch and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 1143, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for Summit Academy OIC.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Dettmer and Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1144, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Public Safety and Emergency Operations Center for Chisago County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Dettmer and Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1145, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a public safety center for Chisago County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Vogel; Pelowski; Drazkowski; Loonan; Hertaus; Pugh; Albright; Bahr, C.; Anderson, S.; Koznick; Heintzeman and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1146, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for biennial notice and referendum on whether a municipality may use public utility license, permit, rights, or franchise fees to raise revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.36.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Bernardy; Dean, M.; Jessup and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 1147, A bill for an act relating to local government; making technical changes to Ramsey County human resources statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 383A.289, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 383A.295, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

O'Neill, Becker-Finn, Pinto, O'Driscoll, Pugh, Howe, Newberger and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1148, A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing all peace officers to serve a harassment restraining order; creating short-form notification requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.748, subdivisions 3, 3a, 5, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Hortman and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1149, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to complete the project connecting marked Trunk Highway 610 to Interstate 94; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Uglem, Gunther, Hertaus, Runbeck, Pugh and Vogel introduced:

H. F. 1150, A bill for an act relating to transit; establishing a farebox recovery objective for certain Twin Cities metropolitan area transit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.146, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 1151, A bill for an act relating to energy; eliminating the requirement to obtain a certificate of need prior to constructing a pipeline transporting oil or natural gas in the state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.243, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Bernardy, Petersburg and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 1152, A bill for an act relating to public employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 174.02, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bernardy and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1153, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring commissioner of health to adopt specific rules relating to the incidence of cancer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.672, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bernardy, Drazkowski, Whelan, Uglem, Hertaus and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1154, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a review and assessment concerning the Department of Transportation.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bernardy, Drazkowski, Whelan, Uglem and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1155, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to develop a performance, stewardship, and sustainability plan for the trunk highway system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 174.03, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bernardy and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1156, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for investigation and testing at state Superfund sites.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bernardy, Davnie, Omar, Theis, Poston, Clark, Pryor, Kunesh-Podein, Fischer and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1157, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring adequate levels of school counseling services; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bernardy; Hertaus; Carlson, L.; Marquart; Petersburg; Clark and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1158, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for Medicare part B premiums; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Cornish; Hilstrom; Grossell; Newberger; Fabian; Becker-Finn; Lohmer; Nash; Franke; Franson; Drazkowski; Johnson, B.; O'Driscoll; Green; Uglem; Knoblach; Considine; Dettmer; Daudt; Heintzeman; Ecklund; Howe; Metsa; Torkelson; Pinto; Erickson and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 1159, A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying that peace officers are permitted to carry their firearms within private establishments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 624.714, subdivision 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Runbeck; Anderson, S.; Koznick; Lohmer; Dean, M.; Petersburg and Vogel introduced:

H. F. 1160, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring auditing and reporting on certain transit financial activity; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.971, subdivisions 2, 6; 3.972, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Layman, Swedzinski, Bliss, Hoppe, Considine, Hansen, Baker, Gunther, Lillie, Garofalo, Fabian and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 1161, A bill for an act relating to tourism; appropriating money for Explore Minnesota Tourism.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1162, A bill for an act relating to housing; establishing workforce housing challenge grants; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski, Hertaus, Green and Whelan introduced:

H. F. 1163, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing use of night vision equipment when hunting coyotes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.086.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Murphy, M.; Loon; Erickson and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1164, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the Minnesota Center for the Book programming.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Backer; Anderson, P.; Kiel; Nornes; Marquart and Franson introduced:

H. F. 1165, A bill for an act relating to legal aid; removing the income limit and conforming farmer financial eligibility to the general poverty-based standard; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 480.242, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Backer; Dean, M.; Hamilton; Albright; Franson and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1166, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a comprehensive rate-setting analysis report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Schultz, Schomacker and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1167, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a temporary preceptor credit; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

O'Neill, Lohmer, Hilstrom, Cornish and Howe introduced:

H. F. 1168, A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; appropriating money for job skills training for recently released inmates.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Albright, Schomacker, Halverson and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1169, A bill for an act relating to health care; extending the Legislative Health Care Workforce Commission; specifying the work plan for the commission; appropriating money; amending Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 23, section 9, subdivision 8, by adding a subdivision; repealing Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 23, section 9, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Swedzinski, Albright, Sundin, Ecklund, Torkelson, Hansen, Nornes and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1170, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; appropriating money to identify site for shooting sports facility.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Peterson and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1171, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to Girl Scouts River Valleys for the ConnectZ program; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Heintzeman, Theis and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1172, A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending certain insurance information requirements for motorcycles; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.798, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Schultz; Uglem; Anderson, S.; Murphy, M., and Olson introduced:

H. F. 1173, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a chemical sciences and advanced materials science building at the University of Minnesota on the Duluth campus; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1174, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for expanding programming, operations, and maintenance at the University of Minnesota's Bell Museum.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C.; Metsa; Pinto; Carlson, L.; Davnie; Ward; Rosenthal; Sundin and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1175, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring the commissioner of human services to seek federal waivers to permit individuals whose income is greater than the income eligibility limit for MinnesotaCare to purchase coverage through MinnesotaCare through a separate MinnesotaCare purchase option; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton and Considine introduced:

H. F. 1176, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate increase for certain mental health providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.0625, subdivision 38; 256B.761.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 1177, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money to children's mental health collaboratives; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Anderson, P. and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1178, A bill for an act relating to tax increment financing; authorizing certain workforce housing projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 469.174, subdivision 12; 469.175, subdivision 3; 469.176, subdivision 4c; 469.1761, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Newberger; Lien; Knoblach; O'Driscoll; Johnson, B.; Theis; Howe; O'Neill; Metsa; Ecklund; Layman; Kresha; Olson; Schultz; Poston and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1179, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for emergency response teams in the cities of St. Cloud, Duluth, and Moorhead.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Uglem; Hornstein; Newberger; Johnson, S.; Thissen; Ward; Fenton; Dettmer; Lillie; Gunther; Daniels; Loonan; Franke; Slocum; Sundin; Rosenthal; Lohmer; Gruenhagen; Heintzeman; Sauke; Murphy, M.; Murphy, E.; Schultz; Olson; Liebling and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1180, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting certain use of cellular phones while driving; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.011, subdivision 94; 169.475.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hornstein; Koznick; Dehn, R.; Allen and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1181, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Interstate 35W and Lake Street access project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Peterson; Maye Quade; Loon; Hamilton; Zerwas; Dean, M.; Halverson; Fischer; Koznick; Anselmo; McDonald; Flanagan; Koegel; Murphy, E.; Pryor; Carlson, A.; Moran; Backer; Lillie and Baker introduced:

H. F. 1182, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain parental contribution amounts for certain services for children with disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 252.27, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gruenhagen, Lohmer, Lucero, Nornes, Heintzeman, Green, Grossell and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1183, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; providing that health plans are not required to cover health services related to gender transition; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Vogel, Howe, Garofalo and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1184, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing veterans 70 years of age or older to hunt and fish for free; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.441, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Scott; Lesch; Pugh; Liebling; Garofalo; West; Erickson; Dehn, R., and Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1185, A bill for an act relating to data practices; defining correspondence in government record retention law; providing minimum three-year retention period for correspondence; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 15.17, subdivisions 1, 2; 138.17, subdivisions 1, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Pierson, Schomacker, Zerwas and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1186, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions related to mental health services; modifying the definition of mental health practitioner; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 245.4712, subdivision 2; 245.4871, subdivision 26; 245.8261, subdivision 4; 256B.0943, subdivisions 1, 9, 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Liebling, Fischer and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 1187, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an academic detailing program for prescription drugs; assessing fees; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bahr, C.; West; Uglem and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1188, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying group residential housing funding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256I.05, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Daniels and Poston introduced:

H. F. 1189, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Johnson, C. and Considine introduced:

H. F. 1190, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money to the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Johnson, C. and Considine introduced:

H. F. 1191, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Johnson, C. and Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 1192, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; codifying a farm safety working group; appropriating money for farm safety initiatives; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Johnson, C. and Considine introduced:

H. F. 1193, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Albright, Kresha, Baker, Schomacker and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 1194, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions related to mental health services; providing reimbursement for institutions of mental disease for children; requiring a comprehensive analysis and report on intensive mental health services for children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0945, subdivisions 2, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright, Kresha, Baker, Schomacker and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 1195, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing criteria for the psychiatric residential treatment facilities for persons younger than 21 years of age; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 245.4889, subdivision 1; 256B.0625, subdivision 45a; 256B.0943, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fenton introduced:

H. F. 1196, A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing a voting equipment grant; providing grants to counties and municipalities for the purchase or lease of electronic roster systems; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1197, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring a candidate to file a petition in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 204B.11, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1198, A bill for an act relating to counties; requiring elected county auditors, treasurers, and auditor-treasurers to be certified public accountants; providing for an office to become an appointed position filled by a certified public accountant if the person elected is not a CPA; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 375A.10, subdivision 5; 384.01; 385.01.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1199, A bill for an act relating to privacy; establishing standards for use of data collected by an event data recorder; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1200, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting law enforcement agencies from using unmanned aerial cameras to gather evidence in certain circumstances; authorizing civil actions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Johnson, B.; Hilstrom; O'Neill; Loonan; Zerwas and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1201, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a drug offender treatment grant program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Rarick introduced:

H. F. 1202, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; making technical corrections to the duties of the commissioner; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 326B.101.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 1203, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring coverage under health plans for certain prescription eye drops refills; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1204, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; making housekeeping changes; modifying employment agents and construction codes and licensing; regulating combative sports; modifying OSHA regulations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 182.653, subdivision 9; 182.659, subdivision 8; 182.67, subdivision 1; 184.38, subdivision 17; 184.41; 326B.095; 326B.127, subdivision 5; 326B.133, subdivision 8; 326B.164, subdivisions 1, 3, 6, 7; 326B.439; 326B.46, subdivision 2; 326B.91, subdivisions 3, 6; 326B.92, subdivision 2; 326B.921, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 326B.922; 326B.925, subdivision 1; 341.25; 341.27; 341.321; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 326B.37, subdivision 15; Minnesota Rules, parts 5200.0780; 5226.0100; 5226.0200; 5226.0300.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1205, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing gifted and talented funding; requiring reporting; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.11, subdivision 2; 120B.15; 126C.10, subdivision 2b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Albright; Hamilton; Nornes; Halverson; Murphy, E.; Kiel; Daniels; Loonan; Hornstein; Schomacker; Pryor; Pugh; McDonald; Lien; Bernardy; Rosenthal; Allen; Omar; Dehn, R.; Bly; Lohmer and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1206, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying the Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Council; creating a spinal cord and traumatic brain injury student research scholarship and education program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.902, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Scott introduced:

H. F. 1207, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing children and families services, mental health services, and operations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.46, subdivisions 2, 3; 13.461, subdivision 28; 119B.02, subdivision 6; 144.057, subdivision 1; 245A.02, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 245A.03, subdivision 3; 245A.04, subdivision 1; 245A.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 245A.08, subdivision 3; 245C.02, subdivisions 5, 13b, by adding subdivisions; 245C.05, subdivisions 1, 5; 245C.08, subdivisions 1, 3; 245C.12; 245C.32, subdivisions 1a, 2, 3; 245C.33, subdivision 4; 245C.34, subdivision 4; 245D.10, subdivision 3a; 256.01, subdivisions 18d, 18e; 256.045, subdivisions 3, 4; 256.0451, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 21; 256.046, subdivision 1; 256.9685, subdivisions 1, 1a; 256B.064, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0943, subdivision 8; 256D.051, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 6b, 8, 18; 256J.626, subdivision 5; 256J.751, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding subdivisions; 256P.02, subdivisions 1, 1a; 259.35, subdivision 1; 259.53, subdivision 4; 259.83, subdivision 1a; 260C.101, by adding a subdivision; 260C.171, subdivision 2; 260C.178, subdivision 1; 260C.212, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 260C.219; 260C.503, subdivision 2; 260C.515, subdivision 4; 260C.605, subdivision 1; 260C.607, subdivision 6; 260C.609; 260C.611; 260C.613, subdivision 6; 260C.615, subdivision 1; 260C.623, subdivision 4; 260C.625; 260C.629, subdivision 2; 393.07, subdivision 10; 518A.41, subdivision 4; 518A.685; 626.556, subdivisions 2, 3, 3c, 3e, 7, 10, 10f, 10m, 11; 626.5561, subdivision 1; 626.558, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 256B; 518; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.125, subdivision 8; 256J.751, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Scott introduced:

H. F. 1208, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing authority for conducting law enforcement license plate reader biennial audits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.824, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1209, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; providing certain disclosure requirements related to veterans benefits services; requiring the commissioner of veterans affairs to develop a disclosure statement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 196.05, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1210, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to public infrastructure in the city of Currie; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 1211, A bill for an act relating to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority; requiring disposal of stadium suites; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Bennett and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 1212, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Riverland Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

McDonald; Drazkowski; Backer; Omar; Bahr, C., and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1213, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing persons under 21 serving in the armed forces to consume, purchase, or possess alcohol; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

O'Driscoll; Thissen; Murphy, M.; Albright and Lesch introduced:

H. F. 1214, A bill for an act relating to retirement; St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association financial solvency measures; increasing employer contribution rates; modifying the investment return actuarial assumption; extending the amortization target date; eliminating postretirement adjustment trigger procedures; authorizing additional funding for school districts to pay for higher teacher retirement employer contribution costs; modifying interest rates charged on certain payments; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 126C.10, subdivision 37; 354A.011, subdivision 3a; 354A.093, subdivision 6; 354A.096; 354A.12, subdivisions 1a, 2a, 3a, 7; 354A.29, subdivision 7; 354A.34; 354A.38, subdivision 3; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 354A.29, subdivisions 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Cornish, Torkelson and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 1215, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a sales tax exemption for certain construction materials; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1216, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Kiel, Davnie, Theis, Marquart and Peterson introduced:

H. F. 1217, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing by five cents the state reimbursement for each school lunch served; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.111, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1218, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a continuing education program for career and technical education licensure; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Baker, Hilstrom and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1219, A bill for an act relating to health; identifying in the Minnesota prescription monitoring program restrictions on a prescriber's authority to prescribe controlled substances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 152.126, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Grossell, Green and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1220, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a levy adjustment for Independent School District No. 308, Nevis, to be spread over more than one year.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Anderson, P.; Poppe; Miller; Rarick and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1221, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the nuisance liability protection for certain agricultural operations; establishing the farmer-neighbor mediation program; requiring mediation for certain disputes with farming operations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 561.19, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 584.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1222, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain higher education provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 135A.15, subdivision 1a; 136A.103; 136A.1795, subdivision 4; 136A.62, by adding subdivisions; 136A.64, subdivision 1; 136A.646; 136A.65, subdivisions 1a, 4, 7, by adding a subdivision; 136A.653; 136A.657, by adding a subdivision; 136A.67; 136A.68; 136A.821, by adding subdivisions; 136A.822, subdivisions 4, 6, 12, 13; 136A.826, subdivision 2; 136A.827, subdivisions 2, 3; 136A.828, subdivision 3; 136A.83; 136A.833; 136A.834, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2015, chapter 69, article 3, section 20, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Poston introduced:

H. F. 1223, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying military and veteran eligibility requirements for certain permits and licenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 85.053, subdivisions 8, 10; 97A.441, subdivision 6; 97A.465, subdivisions 1b, 5, by adding a subdivision; 97A.485, subdivision 6; 97B.715, subdivision 1; 97B.801; 97C.305, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.441, subdivisions 5, 6a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 1224, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying various standards governing school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.011, subdivision 34; 169.449, subdivision 1; 171.02, subdivision 2b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Franke introduced:

H. F. 1225, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying reporting requirements for drivers involved in certain types of collisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.09, subdivisions 5, 8, 9, 13, 14; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.09, subdivisions 7, 14a, 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1226, A bill for an act relating to taxation; making policy, technical, and clarifying changes to income, corporate, estate, special, sales, property, and miscellaneous taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.51, subdivision 2; 69.021, subdivision 5; 270.071, subdivisions 2, 7, 8, by adding a subdivision; 270.072, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 270.12, by adding a subdivision; 270.82, subdivision 1; 270A.03, subdivision 5; 270B.14, subdivision 1; 270C.30; 270C.33, subdivisions 5, 8; 270C.34, subdivision 2; 270C.35, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 270C.38, subdivision 1; 270C.445, by adding a subdivision; 270C.446, subdivision 5; 270C.72, subdivision 4; 270C.89, subdivision 1; 271.06, subdivisions 2, 7; 272.02, subdivisions 9, 10; 272.0211, subdivision 1; 272.025, subdivision 1; 272.029, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; 272.0295, subdivision 4; 272.115, subdivision 2; 273.061, subdivision 7; 273.08; 273.121, by adding a subdivision; 273.124, subdivision 13; 273.13, subdivision 22; 273.33, subdivisions 1, 2; 273.371; 273.372, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, by adding subdivisions; 274.01, subdivision 1; 274.13, subdivision 1; 274.135, subdivision 3; 275.065, subdivision 1; 275.62, subdivision 2; 278.01, subdivision 1; 282.01, subdivisions 1a, 1d; 287.2205; 289A.08, subdivisions 11, 16, by adding a subdivision; 289A.09, subdivisions 1, 2; 289A.11, subdivision 1; 289A.12, subdivision 14; 289A.18, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 289A.20, subdivision 2; 289A.31, subdivision 1; 289A.35; 289A.37, subdivision 2; 289A.38, subdivision 6; 289A.50, subdivision 7; 289A.60, subdivision 28, by adding a subdivision; 289A.63, by adding a subdivision; 290.0672, subdivision 1; 290.068, subdivision 2; 290.0922, subdivision 2; 290.17, subdivision 2; 290.31, subdivision 1; 290A.19; 290C.03; 291.016, subdivisions 2, 3; 291.03, subdivisions 9, 11; 295.54, subdivision 2; 295.55, subdivision 6; 296A.01, subdivisions 33, 42, by adding a subdivision; 296A.02, by adding a subdivision; 296A.07, subdivision 1; 296A.22, subdivision 9; 296A.26; 297A.61, subdivision 10; 297A.82, subdivisions 4, 4a; 297D.02; 297E.02, subdivisions 3, 7; 297E.04, subdivision 1; 297E.05, subdivision 4; 297E.06, subdivision 1; 297F.09, subdivision 1; 297F.23; 297G.09, subdivision 1; 297G.22; 297H.06, subdivision 2; 297I.05, subdivision 2; 297I.10, subdivisions 1, 3; 297I.30, by adding a subdivision; 297I.60, subdivision 2; 298.01, subdivision 4c; 469.319, subdivision 5; 477A.013, by adding a subdivision; 477A.19, by adding subdivisions; 559.202, subdivision 2; 609.5316, subdivision 3; Laws 2014, chapter 308, article 9, section 94; Laws 2016, chapter 187, section 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 273; 289A; 290B; 290C; 293; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 281.22; 290C.02, subdivisions 5, 9; 290C.06; Minnesota Rules, parts 8092.1400; 8092.2000; 8100.0700.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1227, A bill for an act relating to taxation; making policy changes to corporate franchise taxes, property taxes, local government aids, sales and use taxes, special taxes, paid preparers, and other taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 84.82, subdivision 10; 84.922, subdivision 11; 86B.401, subdivision 12; 270.074, subdivision 1; 270B.14, by adding subdivisions; 270C.445, subdivisions 2, 3, 5a, 6, 6a, 6b, 6c, 7, 8, by adding a subdivision; 270C.446, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5; 270C.447, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 272.025, subdivision 1; 272.0295, by adding a subdivision; 272.03, subdivision 1; 272.115, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 273.0755; 273.124, subdivisions 13, 13d; 273.21; 274.014, subdivision 3; 274.135, subdivision 3; 289A.50, subdivision 2a; 289A.60, subdivisions 13, 28; 290.191, subdivision 5; 296A.01, subdivision 7; 297A.61, by adding a subdivision; 297B.07; 297I.30, subdivision 7; 477A.0124, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270.074, subdivision 2; 270C.445, subdivision 1; 270C.447, subdivision 4; Minnesota Rules, part 8125.1300, subpart 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1228, A bill for an act relating to taxation; making technical and clarifying changes to individual income taxes, corporate franchise taxes, estate taxes, property taxes, sales and use taxes, special taxes, local government aids, and other miscellaneous taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 115A.1314, subdivision 1; 270.078, subdivision 1; 270C.171, subdivision 1; 273.0755; 273.135, subdivision 1; 290.0132, subdivision 21; 290.095, subdivision 3; 290A.03, subdivision 3; 290A.10; 291.075; 298.01, subdivisions 3, 4; 298.24, subdivision 1; 298.28, subdivisions 2, 5; 414.09, subdivision 2; 469.190, subdivisions 1, 7; 477A.0124, subdivision 2; 477A.013, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.9743; 290.9744.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Pierson; McDonald; Liebling; Murphy, E., and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1229, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying definitions and duties of the Office of Ombudsman for Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities; modifying the Ombudsman Committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 245.91, subdivisions 4, 6; 245.94, subdivision 1; 245.97, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1230, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Lac qui Parle Yellow Bank Watershed District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Swedzinski, Poston and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1231, A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting certain small counties from 24/7 on-call requirement for child protective services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.556, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Scott, Zerwas, Peterson and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1232, A bill for an act relating to data practices; amending access to portable recording system data; amending audit requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.825, subdivisions 7, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Lueck, Layman and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 1233, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to facilitate sale of school trust lands in Boundary Waters Canoe Area; extending availability of an appropriation; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 3, section 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Davids, Hortman, Peterson, Lillie and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1234, A bill for an act relating to housing; establishing a first-time home buyer savings account program; authorizing establishment of accounts; allowing for income tax subtractions for contributions and earnings on the account; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Kresha and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1235, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; creating the investment in rural jobs tax credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 297I.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1236, A bill for an act relating to local government financing; expanding the authority to issue capital notes, certificates of indebtedness, and certain general obligation revenue bonds; permitting issuance of street reconstruction bonds by majority vote; modifying publication requirements; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 366.095, subdivision 1; 383B.117, subdivision 2; 410.32; 412.301; 469.034, subdivision 2; 469.101, subdivision 1; 475.58, subdivision 3b; 475.60, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1237, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Bluff Tracks Trail System; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1238, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the state general levy base; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Albright and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1239, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing new employment services under the home and community-based services waivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 245D.03, subdivision 1; 252.41, subdivision 3; 252.42; 252.451, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 256B.4913, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 3, 5, 8, 16; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 252.41, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rarick introduced:

H. F. 1240, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and wastewater infrastructure projects in Pine City; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1241, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to consult, develop, adopt, and publicize best practices to improve objectivity and transparency in project selection processes; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Swedzinski, Nash, Smith, McDonald, Runbeck, Koznick, Marquart and Jessup introduced:

H. F. 1242, A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring notice of proposed ordinances that affect business licenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 375.51, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 415.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1243, A bill for an act relating to security freezes; authorizing security freezes for protected persons; providing exceptions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1244, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for appeal process for denial or revocation of driveway permit by commissioner of transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 160.18, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1245, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing children and families services, chemical and mental health services, operations, health care, and community supports; making various technical corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144D.04, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 245.095; 245.462, subdivisions 6, 11; 245.464, subdivision 2; 245.466, subdivision 2; 245.470, subdivision 2; 245.4871, subdivisions 9a, 14, by adding a subdivision; 245.4875, subdivision 2; 245.488, subdivision 2; 245.735, subdivision 3; 245.8261, subdivision 1; 245A.02, subdivisions 5a, 8, 9, 12, by adding subdivisions; 245A.03, subdivisions 1, 7; 245A.04, subdivisions 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 14, by adding a subdivision; 245A.05; 245A.07, subdivision 2; 245A.11, by adding subdivisions; 245D.02, subdivision 20; 245D.03, subdivision 1; 245D.04, subdivision 3; 245D.071, subdivisions 1, 3; 245D.09, subdivision 5a; 245D.11, subdivision 4; 245D.24, subdivision 3; 253B.02, subdivision 9; 254B.15, subdivisions 4, 5; 256.01, subdivision 29, by adding a subdivision; 256.045, subdivision 3; 256B.02, subdivision 7; 256B.04, subdivision 21; 256B.055, subdivision 12; 256B.0615; 256B.0616; 256B.0622, subdivisions 2, 2b, 7a; 256B.0623, subdivision 2; 256B.0624, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 256B.0625, subdivisions 35a, 43, 60a; 256B.064, subdivision 1b; 256B.0651, subdivision 17; 256B.0659, subdivisions 3, 12, 14, 21, 23, 24; 256B.0911, subdivision 3a; 256B.092, subdivisions 1a, 14; 256B.0943, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 7, 9; 256B.0946, subdivisions 1, 1a, 4, 6; 256B.0947, subdivisions 3a, 7; 256B.49, subdivisions 13, 25; 256B.4912, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4913, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 3, 5, 8, 16; 256B.84; 256B.85, subdivision 12b; 256G.01, subdivision 4; 256G.02, subdivision 4; 256G.09, subdivision 2; 256G.10; 256N.02, subdivisions 10, 16, 17, 18; 256N.22, subdivision 1; 256N.23, subdivision 6; 256N.24, subdivisions 1, 8, 11, 12, 14; 256N.28, subdivision 6; 256P.08, subdivision 4; 270B.14, subdivision 1; 626.5572, subdivision 21; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245; 245A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.125, subdivision 8; 245.469; 245.4879; 256B.0624, subdivisions 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 256B.0944; Minnesota Rules, parts 9555.6255; 9555.7100; 9555.7200; 9555.7300; 9555.7600.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lueck, Ecklund, Layman and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1246, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing aid for certain county-administered land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.12, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Lueck, Layman, Fabian, Heintzeman and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1247, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aid; providing for modifications to payments in lieu of taxes for natural resource land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.12, subdivision 1; Laws 2001, First Special Session chapter 5, article 3, section 86.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1248, A bill for an act relating to local governments; appropriating money for onetime grants to certain local governments.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hoppe and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1249, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing a housing tax credit; classifying data; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.4967, by adding a subdivision; 297I.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 290; 462A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Bliss; Davids; Johnson, S.; Hoppe; Kresha; Baker; Mahoney and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1250, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the exemption for telecommunications equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.68, subdivisions 5, 35a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Loonan, Lohmer, Davids and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1251, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring an amended death record when ordered by the court; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.221, by adding a subdivision; 390.23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

O'Neill, Hilstrom and Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1252, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for a grant for legal representation of children in need of protection or services or in foster care.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

West introduced:

H. F. 1253, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax delinquency posting; providing guidelines for payment plans; authorizing the commissioner of revenue to require relinquishment of a taxpayer's liquor license only under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 270C.725, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Baker, Metsa, O'Neill, Rarick and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1254, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing rebates for propane school buses and fueling stations; establishing a rebate program with the Pollution Control Agency; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Loon, Davnie, Peterson, Slocum and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1255, A bill for an act relating to education; health; increasing appropriations for school-linked mental health services; providing for school staff and program development; requiring an intermediate school district program evaluation; providing for additional supports for students attending alternative learning centers in intermediate districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 123A.05, by adding a subdivision; 127A.47, subdivision 7; 245.4889, subdivision 1; Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 24, section 22; article 25, section 62, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Schultz, Uglem, Ecklund and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1256, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the Sustainable Agriculture Project in northeastern Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Anderson, P.; Hamilton; Poppe; Daniels and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1257, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to provide technical assistance and appropriate technology for certain spark ignition motor fuel wholesalers and retailers.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1258, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying payment rates for certain mental health clinics and centers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.763.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Gruenhagen, Davids, Loonan and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 1259, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to establish and implement a premium subsidy program; establishing a state tax credit for premium payments for qualified individuals; repealing MinnesotaCare; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256.98, subdivision 1; 256B.021, subdivision 4; 270A.03, subdivision 5; 270B.14, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 256; 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.461, subdivision 26; 16A.724, subdivisions 3, 4; 62A.046, subdivision 5; 256L.01, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 7; 256L.02, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6; 256L.03, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 4, 4a, 5, 6; 256L.04, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1c, 2, 7, 7a, 7b, 10, 12, 13, 14; 256L.05, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 3a, 4, 6; 256L.06, subdivision 3; 256L.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 256L.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7; 256L.10; 256L.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3, 4, 7; 256L.12; 256L.121; 256L.15, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2; 256L.18.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Cornish, Considine and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 1260, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding medical assistance coverage to community-based service coordination in jails; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 56.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M.; Schomacker and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1261, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain hospital rate and reimbursement provisions; modifying the administration of dental services for medical assistance recipients; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256.9686, subdivision 8; 256.969, subdivisions 1, 2b, 3a, 3c, 4b, 8, 8c, 9, 12; 256B.75; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1262, A bill for an act relating to health care; increasing the payment rate for dental services in the medical assistance and MinnesotaCare programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.76, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rarick; Johnson, C.; Ecklund; Heintzeman; Fabian; Hansen; Sundin and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1263, A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying county levy authority; treating certain county levies as special taxing district levies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.066; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Rarick and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1264, A bill for an act relating to state lands; requiring transfer of land for use by Duxbury Volunteer Fire Department.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1265, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from environment and natural resources trust fund; modifying requirements for receipt of fund money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116P.05, subdivision 2; 116P.17, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Johnson, B.; Erickson and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1266, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying nonpublic school and charter school pupil participation in certain programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 123B.36, subdivision 1; 123B.49, subdivision 4; 128C.02, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1267, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to marked Trunk Highway 95 in the city of Cambridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Erickson and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1268, A bill for an act relating to taxes; authorizing special property tax abatement aid.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas, Fischer, Moran, Gruenhagen and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1269, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to develop a process to identify and report 340B drugs; establishing an alternative payment methodology for federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics; clarifying allowable costs for change of scope of services; permitting federally qualified health centers to submit claims for payment directly to the commissioner of human services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivisions 13, 30.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Poston; Howe; Johnson, C., and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1270, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for local recreation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Theis, Howe and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1271, A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Stearns County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Marquart and Lien introduced:

H. F. 1272, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Heartland State Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Kresha, Loon and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1273, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant to Minnesota Service Cooperative No. 924, National Joint Powers Alliance, for alternative career pathways; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Gruenhagen, Lucero and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1274, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; extending the working family credit for married filers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0671, subdivision 1, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Smith, McDonald, Daniels and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1275, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying taxation of sales through vending machines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297A.61, subdivisions 3, 34; 297A.67, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Poston; Howe; Johnson, C., and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1276, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for local recreation grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1277, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for improvements to marked Trunk Highway 95 in the city of Cambridge.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1278, A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; requiring a decal on school buses for comments on driving; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.4503, by adding a subdivision; 169.454, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1279, A bill for an act relating to human services; creating provider and driver standards for the provision of nonemergency medical transportation services to children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1280, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing an Office of Ratepayer Advocacy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216A.07, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, Smith and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1281, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating interest on verdicts, awards, and judgments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 549.09, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1282, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; clarifying licensure requirements for licensed psychologists; updating language; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.881; 148.89; 148.90, subdivisions 1, 2; 148.905, subdivision 1; 148.907, subdivisions 1, 2; 148.9105, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 148.915; 148.916, subdivisions 1, 1a; 148.925; 148.96, subdivision 3; 148B.53, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 148.906; 148.907, subdivision 5; 148.908; 148.909, subdivision 7; 148.96, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1283, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying authority for the city of Worthington to use revenues from and issue debt associated with local sales and use taxes; modifying the use of revenues and related provisions; amending Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 3, article 5, section 44, subdivisions 3, as amended, 4, 5, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Theis, Kresha, Zerwas, Mahoney, Moran and Howe introduced:

H. F. 1284, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for youth job skills and career development.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1285, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring legislative approval for adoption of rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 14.18, subdivision 1; 14.27; 14.389, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Whelan, Uglem and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1286, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for U.S. Highway 10 and supporting frontage roads from Hanson Boulevard to Armstrong Boulevard in the cities of Anoka, Coon Rapids, and Ramsey; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Kiel, Miller and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 1287, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing a farm-to-foodshelf program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

O'Driscoll and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 1288, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota State Retirement System financial solvency measures; increasing employee and employer contribution rates; reducing certain postretirement adjustment increase rates; modifying the investment return actuarial assumption; extending the amortization target date; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3A.03, subdivision 2; 352.01, subdivision 13a; 352.017, subdivision 2; 352.04, subdivisions 2, 3, 8, 9; 352.23; 352.27; 352.92, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 352.955, subdivision 3; 352B.013, subdivision 2; 352B.02, subdivisions 1a, 1c; 352B.085; 352B.086; 352B.11, subdivision 4; 352D.05, subdivision 4; 352D.11, subdivision 2; 352D.12; 356.215, subdivisions 8, 11; 356.415, subdivisions 1a, 1e, 1f; 490.121, subdivision 4; 490.1211; 490.124, subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 356; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 356.415, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Erickson, Nornes, Christensen, Marquart, Loon, Thissen and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1289, A bill for an act relating to education finance; encouraging school districts to notify high school students of advanced placement and international baccalaureate program offerings in science, technology, engineering, and math; authorizing grants; appropriating money for advanced placement and international baccalaureate programming; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.132.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Erickson; Johnson, S.; Kresha; Baker and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1290, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding the definition of education-related expenses for the education expenses subtraction and credit to include certain broadband subscription expenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0674, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Fabian, Lueck, Green and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1291, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying permitting requirements; providing expedited environmental-review billing options; modifying reclamation appeal provisions; eliminating Environmental Quality Board and reassigning duties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.886, subdivision 4; 13.7411, subdivision 9; 18B.045; 18E.06; 84.027, subdivisions 14a, 14b, by adding subdivisions; 93.50; 103A.204; 103B.101, subdivision 9; 103B.151; 103B.315, subdivision 5; 103H.151, subdivision 4; 103H.175, subdivision 3; 115A.32; 115A.33; 115A.34; 115A.35; 115A.36; 115A.37; 115A.38, subdivisions 1, 3; 115A.39; 115B.20, subdivision 6; 116.03, subdivision 2b, by adding a subdivision; 116.07, subdivision 4d, by adding subdivisions; 116C.74, subdivision 2; 116C.91, by adding a subdivision; 116C.92; 116C.94; 116C.95; 116C.96; 116C.97; 116C.99, subdivisions 2, 3; 116C.991; 116C.992; 116D.04, subdivisions 2a, 3a, 5b, 10, 13, 14; 116D.045, subdivision 1; 116F.06, subdivision 2; 216B.243, subdivision 7; 216C.18, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103A.403; 103A.43; 103F.614; 116C.02; 116C.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 3a, 4, 5, 6; 116C.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 10, 11; 116C.06; 116C.08; 116C.71, subdivisions 1c, 2a; 116C.721; 116C.722; 116C.724, subdivisions 2, 3; 116C.91, subdivision 2; 116G.03, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1292, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying timber sales requirements; modifying requirements for outdoor recreation rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 90.01, subdivisions 8, 12, by adding a subdivision; 90.101, subdivision 2; 90.14; 90.145, subdivision 2; 90.201, subdivision 1; Laws 1999, chapter 231, section 204.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1293, A bill for an act relating to environment; extending ban on open air swine basins; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116.0714.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Loonan, Hoppe, Scott, Halverson, Kresha, Slocum and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 1294, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the termination of sales representatives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 325E.37, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Bennett, Howe, Daniels, Cornish, Fischer, Poston and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1295, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the patient registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bennett introduced:

H. F. 1296, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Blazing Star Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Bennett introduced:

H. F. 1297, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for public infrastructure in the city of Albert Lea; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1298, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying administrative law procedures for certain child care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.08, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1299, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the duty of commissioner to inform county agencies and license holders of changes in statute, rule, federal law, regulation, and policy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256.01, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1300, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying definition in relating to child care licensing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.02, subdivision 2b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1301, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care correction order posting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.06, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1302, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying age to take deer of either sex; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.301, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Albright, Vogel, Davids and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 1303, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; establishing a new markets tax credit program; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297I.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116X.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1304, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying the definition for the exemption of farm machinery to include grain bins; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.61, subdivision 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 1305, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; requiring council members to regularly communicate with elected officials in their district; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.123, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1306, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding child care assistance to certain foster care parents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.09, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Ecklund, Green and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1307, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for an American Indian workforce training pilot project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Murphy, M.; Gunther; Urdahl and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1308, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for regional library systems.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Rarick, Swedzinski, Ecklund, Kresha, Sundin and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1309, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring that economic growth and job growth and retention be considered during the ratemaking process; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 216B.03; 216B.16, subdivisions 1a, 6; 216B.2422, subdivisions 2, 3, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Carlson, A.; Marquart; Franke; Rosenthal; Anselmo; Pryor; Johnson, C.; Considine; Lee; Ecklund; Lien; Pelowski; Davids; Johnson, S., and Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1310, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; amending the state general levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivisions 1, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Quam, Franson, Kresha and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1311, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring county licensing agencies to offer and conduct exit interviews for family child care providers; authorizing a fix-it ticket alternative to a correction order in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.04, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Olson, Schultz and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 1312, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Duluth Children's Museum.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Gruenhagen; Bahr, C.; Drazkowski and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1313, A bill for an act relating to employment; eliminating the minimum wage inflation index; authorizing a tip credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.24, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 177.24, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Dean, M.; Schomacker; Zerwas and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1314, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing requirements for the practice of telemedicine; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 147.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Runbeck, Vogel, Scott and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 1315, A bill for an act relating to transit; providing for the creation of special taxing districts to capture incremental property taxes to finance operating costs of light rail and bus rapid transit lines; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Lesch and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1316, A bill for an act relating to data practices; adding video and audio recordings to a list of personnel data classified as public; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.43, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 1317, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a wastewater treatment facility for Clear Lake and Clearwater; authorizing the issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Poston, Dettmer, Schomacker, Backer, Drazkowski, Uglem, Franke, Bliss, Layman, Kresha, O'Driscoll, Quam, Lueck and Miller introduced:

H. F. 1318, A bill for an act relating to veterans; establishing a veterans preference in hiring in the legislature and state courts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 480.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Theis and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1319, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the construction of Heatherwood Road in St. Cloud; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Lien; Marquart; Youakim; Nelson; Carlson, A.; Loeffler; Metsa; Murphy, E.; Olson; Sauke; Dehn, R.; Pinto; Bly; Lee; Schultz and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 1320, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; increasing the annual appropriation for cities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 477A.03, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1321, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a refundable credit for student loan payments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Carlson, L.; Flanagan and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1322, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Plymouth Ice Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Vogel; Halverson; Peppin; Scott; Albright; Theis; Peterson; Green; Bahr, C.; Runbeck; Gruenhagen and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1323, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; establishing a debt limit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.105.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Metsa and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1324, A bill for an act relating to education finance; extending the availability of the Education Innovation Partners Cooperative Center appropriation; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 25, section 62, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Metsa, Ecklund and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1325, A bill for an act relating to taxation; minerals; production tax on taconite; modifying the guaranteed distribution formula for the taconite municipal aid account; indexing the municipal aid account allocation to inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 298.225, subdivision 1; 298.28, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1326, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an enhanced asthma care services benefit for medical assistance; providing for medical assistance coverage of certain services and products to reduce asthma triggers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.04, subdivision 14; 256B.0625, subdivision 31, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

McDonald, Mahoney, Gunther, Newberger, Zerwas, Lesch and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1327, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the FATHER Project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Vogel, Baker, Hoppe, Slocum, Moran and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 1328, A bill for an act relating to appropriations; providing funds for a financial services inclusion program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1329, A bill for an act relating to human services; prohibiting correction order quotas for child care licensing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.06, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bly and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1330, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing rate schedules for certain renewable energy projects; establishing a surcharge on electricity consumption; creating an account; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, Considine, Hilstrom, Theis and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1331, A bill for an act relating to corrections; mental health screening; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.851, by adding a subdivision; 641.15, subdivision 3a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1332, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring student assessment results be available to school districts and teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.30, subdivision 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Applebaum and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1333, A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the proposed levy certification date for townships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 275.065, subdivision 1; 275.07, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Maye Quade and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 1334, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying energy auditor standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216C.435, subdivisions 3a, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hornstein; Flanagan; Youakim; Omar; Rosenthal; Liebling; Bly; Lee; Johnson, S.; Kunesh-Podein; Clark; Allen; Pinto; Olson; Moran and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1335, A bill for an act relating to government contracts; prohibiting discrimination on the basis of national origin in certain contracts; requiring certification of compliance in state contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 181.59; 363A.17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Petersburg, Davids and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1336, A bill for an act relating to taxation; petroleum and sales and use; exempting special fuels for certain off-road uses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 296A.16, subdivision 2; 297A.68, subdivision 19.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1337, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the conveyance of certain state lands bordering public water in Chisago County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Thissen, Loon, Davnie and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1338, A bill for an act relating to education; third-party reimbursement for special education evaluation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 125A.21, subdivision 2; 125A.74, subdivision 1; 256B.0625, subdivision 26.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Erickson, Bly, Bennett, Gruenhagen and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1339, A bill for an act relating to education; early childhood; providing for assistive technology plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 125A.08; 125A.32; 125A.57, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Pierson; Schomacker; Gruenhagen; Davids; Loeffler; Murphy, E.; Liebling; Dean, M.; McDonald; Loonan; Albright; Halverson; Loon; Franson; Anderson, S.; Masin; Zerwas and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1340, A bill for an act relating to health care; increasing medical assistance rates for dental services; requiring the commissioner of human services to develop a uniform credentialing process for dental providers and uniform prior authorization criteria for dental services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.0625, by adding subdivisions; 256B.76, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1341, A bill for an act relating to human services; consolidating various nursing facility rate adjustment effective dates to coincide with the annual operating payment rate adjustment on January 1 and one mid-year adjustment on July 1; modifying notice requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144A.071, subdivision 4d; 256B.431, subdivisions 10, 16, 30; 256B.434, subdivision 4f; 256R.06, subdivision 5; 256R.40, subdivision 5; 256R.41.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Theis and Nash introduced:

H. F. 1342, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating homeowner's insurance coverages, claims practices, adjuster licensing standards, and certain taxable costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 65A.27, subdivision 1; 72A.201, subdivisions 1, 4; 72B.041, subdivision 4; 72B.045, subdivision 1; 604.18, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 65A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Zerwas, Cornish, Hilstrom, Pinto and Howe introduced:

H. F. 1343, A bill for an act relating to public safety; eliminating the prerequisite of pretrial filing of a transcript for admission into evidence of law enforcement body camera recordings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 634.36.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

West, Drazkowski, Davnie, Zerwas and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1344, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for alternative Web site publication; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 331A.12, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Christensen, Jurgens and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1345, A bill for an act relating to local government; eliminating the cap on spending for purchase of awards and trophies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 471.15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Davids, Dettmer and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1346, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; changing the tax rate for nicotine solution used in electronic cigarettes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297F.01, subdivision 19, by adding subdivisions; 297F.05, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 297F.06, subdivisions 1, 4; 325F.77, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Kresha, Flanagan, Pinto and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1347, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the community solutions fund for healthy child development grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Maye Quade, Dettmer, Davids, Becker-Finn, Lee, Franke and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 1348, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding the credit for past military service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0677, subdivision 1a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Veterans Affairs Division.

Franson, Schomacker and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1349, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a pilot project to provide urgent dental care services; modifying critical access dental provider payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.76, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson, Schomacker and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1350, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance spenddown procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.056, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Nash and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1351, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for restoration of the historic Andrew Peterson farm in Waconia.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Petersburg, Rosenthal, Koznick, Kiel and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1352, A bill for an act relating to taxation; petroleum; dedicating revenues from the aviation taxes on gasoline used as a substitute for aviation gasoline to the state airports fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 296A.01, by adding a subdivision; 296A.07, subdivision 4; 296A.09, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6; 296A.15, subdivisions 1, 4; 296A.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 296A.18, subdivisions 1, 8; 296A.19, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 8125.1300, subpart 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Schomacker and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1353, A bill for an act relating to human services; correcting obsolete nursing facility cross-references; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.0724, subdivision 1; 144A.071, subdivisions 3, 4a, 4d; 144A.073, subdivision 3c; 144A.10, subdivision 4; 144A.161, subdivision 10; 144A.611, subdivision 1; 144A.74; 256.9657, subdivision 1; 256B.0915, subdivision 3e; 256B.35, subdivision 4; 256B.431, subdivision 30; 256B.50, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1354, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing carryover of unused section 179 and bonus depreciation subtractions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, subdivisions 9, 14, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Garofalo, Heintzeman, Newberger, Ecklund and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1355, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring money from certain environmental settlements to be appropriated by law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116.03, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Becker-Finn, Kunesh-Podein, Allen and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1356, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting use of ammunition containing lead during the regular firearms season; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 97B.031, by adding a subdivision; 97B.041.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1357, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying coverage of chiropractic services under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 8e; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 9505.0245.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker; Daudt; Marquart; Runbeck; Daniels; Heintzeman; Hamilton; Cornish; Bahr, C.; Lueck; Swedzinski; Urdahl; Pelowski; Poppe; Anderson, P.; McDonald; Green; Theis; Miller; Fabian; Drazkowski; Vogel; Knoblach; Lucero; Schomacker; Gunther; Howe; Loonan; Backer; Bennett; Kresha; Nash; Poston; Nornes and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1358, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing special overweight permits for hauling construction materials; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Ecklund, Metsa and Layman introduced:

H. F. 1359, A bill for an act relating to taxation; Sustainable Forest Incentive Act; modifying provisions for withdrawal of land from program for certain paved trails; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290C.02, subdivision 6; 290C.07; 290C.10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

McDonald, Heintzeman and Franson introduced:

H. F. 1360, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; creating an exemption for purchases of certain herbicides; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Mariani, Slocum and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1361, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a refundable citizenship credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Scott; Dean, M.; Loeffler; Pugh; Dehn, R.; Clark and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1362, A bill for an act relating to family law; appropriating money for a grant to NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center for coparent services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1363, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco products; modifying the tax structure for moist snuff; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297F.05, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 1364, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for police and firefighter pensions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Carlson, L.; Davids; Applebaum and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1365, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing an administrative mechanism for conforming to certain future federal tax legislation; transferring money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Albright and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 1366, A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; adopting recommendations of the Workers' Compensation Advisory Council; adopting department proposals; allowing a forbearance of amounts owed to the special compensation fund; modifying intervention procedures; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 176.275, subdivision 1; 176.285; 176.361, subdivisions 2, 3; 176.521, by adding a subdivision; 176.541, subdivisions 1, 8, by adding a subdivision; 176.611, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 176; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 176.541, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1367, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of East Grand Forks to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Swedzinski, Davids, Nash and Baker introduced:

H. F. 1368, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying Petroleum Tank Release Cleanup Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 115C.021, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Urdahl, Pelowski and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1369, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating funds to support programs of college admission and graduation for low-income students.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Hamilton; Kiel; Davids; Anderson, P.; Poppe; Clark; Bly and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 1370, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; transferring money from the general fund to the good food access account.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Peterson; Hortman; Schomacker; Liebling; Franson; Gruenhagen; Albright; McDonald; Lohmer; Pierson; Kiel; Koegel; Hilstrom; Pryor; Zerwas; Baker; Allen; Flanagan; Sandstede; Theis; Fischer; Olson; Freiberg; Nelson; Johnson, B.; Loonan; Halverson; Sauke; Considine; Schultz; Heintzeman; Kresha; Murphy, E.; Moran and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1371, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing a hospital construction moratorium exception for a juvenile psychiatric hospital; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.551, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 1372, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; adjusting distribution levies for the Iron Range fiscal disparities program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 276A.06, subdivisions 3, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Koegel, Hortman and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1373, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for highway-rail grade crossing separation in Coon Rapids.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Koegel, Hortman and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1374, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for highway-rail grade crossing separation in Coon Rapids; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Metsa, Lueck and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1375, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying facilities eligible for staging and permitting at innovative energy project sites; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 216B.1694, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1376, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for prekindergarten through grade 12 education, including general education, education excellence, teachers, special education, self-sufficiency and lifelong learning, and libraries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.021, subdivisions 1, 3; 120B.022, subdivision 1b; 120B.12; 120B.30, subdivision 1a; 121A.22, subdivision 2; 121A.221; 123B.92, subdivision 1; 124D.09, subdivisions 3, 5, 13, by adding a subdivision; 124D.095, subdivision 3; 124D.52, subdivision 7; 124E.02; 124E.03, subdivision 2; 124E.05, subdivision 7; 124E.06, subdivisions 3, 7; 124E.10, subdivision 5; 124E.11; 124E.12, subdivision 1; 124E.16, by adding a subdivision; 125A.0941; 125A.515; 127A.41, subdivision 3; 127A.45, subdivision 10; 134.31, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.73, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

O'Driscoll, Hilstrom, Vogel and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1377, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a stakeholder group to develop recommendations for consumer protections relating to residential PACE financing; suspending authorization for residential PACE financing; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Dehn, R.; Davids and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1378, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing a temporary refundable credit for historic structure rehabilitation.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Anderson, P. and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1379, A bill for an act relating to tax forfeiture; amending the period of redemption; giving county auditors additional authority; allowing counties to sell tax-forfeited lands online; allowing an eviction action when an individual holds over real property after a real estate tax judgment sale; allowing a landlord to dispose of an evicted tenant's property; making technical and conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 276.017, subdivision 3; 279.37, subdivision 1a, by adding a subdivision; 281.17; 281.173, subdivision 2; 281.174, subdivision 3; 281.23, by adding a subdivision; 282.01, subdivisions 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 282.016; 282.018, subdivision 1; 282.02; 282.241, subdivision 1; 282.322; 504B.285, subdivision 1; 504B.365, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 281; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 281.22.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Fenton, Erickson, Moran, Maye Quade, Davnie, Peterson, Bly, Mariani and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1380, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for the paraprofessional pathway to teacher licensure; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

McDonald; Quam; Marquart; Daniels; Bennett; Petersburg; Koznick; Urdahl; Christensen; O'Driscoll; Runbeck; Gruenhagen; Peterson; Poston; Halverson; Lien; O'Neill; Franke; Loonan; Johnson, C.; Baker; Sundin; Rarick; Newberger; Gunther; Lucero and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1381, A bill for an act relating to education finance; enhancing equalization aid; increasing state aid for the debt service equalization aid program; modifying the calculation of referendum equalization revenue, aid, and levy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 123B.53, subdivisions 4, 5, 6; 126C.17, subdivisions 5, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Nornes; Murphy, M.; Loon; Erickson; Davnie and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1382, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the state aid formula for regional public library systems; increasing funding for regional public library systems and multicounty, multitype libraries; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 134.355, subdivisions 5, 6, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Zerwas, Liebling, Loon, Schomacker, Loeffler, Theis and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1383, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the definition of traumatic brain injury for the state traumatic brain injury program; appropriating money for programs related to reducing fetal alcohol syndrome and related effects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.093, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Pierson, Sauke, Schomacker and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1384, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a group residential housing supplemental rate for a facility in Olmsted County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256I.05, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1385, A bill for an act relating to human services; setting minimum medical assistance reimbursement rates for public health nurse family home visits; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright, Zerwas, Halverson, Peterson and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 1386, A bill for an act relating to human services; phasing in certain rate reductions for disability waiver services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.4913, subdivision 4a, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Newberger; Anderson, P.; Backer; Hamilton; Torkelson; Green; Kresha; Grossell; Drazkowski; Miller; Scott; Howe; Kiel; Heintzeman; Schomacker; Gunther; Johnson, B., and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1387, A bill for an act relating to water; modifying groundwater appropriation permit requirements; modifying well interference claim requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103G.223; 103G.271, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 103G.287, subdivisions 1, 4; 103G.289.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1388, A bill for an act relating to commerce; clarifying the authority of the Commerce Fraud Bureau to apply for or execute search warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 626.05, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Davids, West and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1389, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying classification rate for certain manufactured home parks; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 273.124, by adding a subdivision; 273.13, subdivision 25.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1390, A bill for an act relating to counties; allowing a county law library to transfer money to the county for certain construction costs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 134A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Mahoney; Thissen; Pinto; Becker-Finn; Maye Quade; Metsa; Hilstrom; Davnie; Dehn, R.; Nelson; Carlson, L.; Wagenius; Hausman; Mariani; Clark; Moran; Youakim; Lillie; Bernardy; Koegel; Slocum; Allen; Loeffler; Johnson, S.; Fischer; Carlson, A., and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1391, A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting wage theft; modifying payment of wages; increasing civil and criminal penalties; allowing for administrative review; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 177.27, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 177.30; 177.32, subdivision 1; 181.03, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 181.032; 181.101.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Kresha, O'Neill, Baker, Fabian, Moran, Davnie, Maye Quade, Metsa, Rarick and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1392, A bill for an act relating to housing; modifying housing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements; establishing a rental assistance program for homeless and highly mobile students; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 462A.201, subdivision 2; 462A.204, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Fenton, Daudt, O'Driscoll, Albright, Christensen, Nash, West, Peterson and Loon introduced:

H. F. 1393, A bill for an act relating to elections; changing the date of the state primary from August to June; changing the date of primary elections conducted by a political subdivision in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 204B.14, subdivisions 2, 4; 204B.21, subdivision 1; 204D.03, subdivision 1; 204D.09, subdivision 1; 204D.28, subdivision 5; 205.065, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.03, subdivisions 1, 2; 205A.06, subdivision 1a; 205A.11, subdivision 2a; 206.61, subdivision 5; 206.82, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Fenton; Newberger; Albright; Howe; O'Driscoll; Pugh; Peterson; Jessup; Theis; Quam; Bliss; Anderson, S.; Scott; Baker; Loon; Fabian and Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 1394, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; modifying the dislocated worker program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116L.17, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Loonan and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1395, A bill for an act relating to commerce; authorizing limited personal use of fireworks; requiring an affidavit of safety guidelines; providing for criminal penalties; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 624.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Carlson, L.; Davids; McDonald; Loon; Davnie and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1396, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the exemption for nonprofit groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.70, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hoppe, Hilstrom, Pinto, Slocum and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1397, A bill for an act relating to life insurance; limitation on payments to beneficiaries of persons furthering terrorism; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 61A.09, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Jessup, Christensen and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1398, A bill for an act relating to education; amending the term general education development; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124D.549; 124D.55; 256J.08, subdivisions 38, 39.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Lesch introduced:

H. F. 1399, A bill for an act relating to landlord and tenant; providing for alternative notice periods of intention to quit; specifying residential landlord notice requirements for intention to quit or a rent increase; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 504B.206, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1400, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions governing reimbursable expenses for nursing assistant training and competency evaluations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144A.611, subdivisions 1, 2, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Halverson, Rosenthal, Hoppe, Schultz and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1401, A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; creating a state-based individual health plan reinsurance program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.7191, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W; repealing Laws 2011, First Special Session chapter 9, article 6, section 97, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Allen introduced:

H. F. 1402, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for crisis nursery services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1403, A bill for an act relating to health; adding alcohol and drug counselors to the health professional education loan forgiveness program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.1501, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 144.608, subdivision 1; 147A.08.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Baker, Moran, Maye Quade, Heintzeman and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1404, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for first psychotic episode treatment and services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Zerwas; Dean, M.; Murphy, E., and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1405, A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing commissioner of human services to negotiate payment rates for medical supply and durable medical equipment items with new or modified billing codes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.766.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Zerwas; Murphy, E.; Whelan and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1406, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a supplemental rate for a group residential housing provider in Anoka County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256I.05, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Flanagan; Peterson; Allen; Youakim; Koegel; Moran; Murphy, E.; Halverson; Kresha and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 1407, A bill for an act relating to child care; appropriating money for a pilot program creating two women-run cooperative child care businesses in low-income urban areas; requiring reports.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bernardy and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1408, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for county consent on certain trunk highway projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 161.162, subdivisions 2, 4; 161.163, subdivision 2; 161.164, subdivisions 1, 2; 161.165, subdivision 5; 161.166, subdivision 5; 161.3412, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1409, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing financial aid for teacher candidates of color; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136A.1275; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Baker, Franson, Maye Quade and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 1410, A bill for an act relating to child care business development; providing grants to promote child care business start-ups and expansion; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bliss and Poston introduced:

H. F. 1411, A bill for an act relating to animals; modifying Board of Veterinary Medicine appointment criteria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 156.01, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Pierson, Schomacker, Halverson and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1412, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services to design and implement a program to support adoptive, foster, and kinship families; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256N.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1413, A bill for an act relating to health; creating licensing for the practice of clinical lactation services; establishing fees; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton, Albright, Schultz and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1414, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring commissioner of human services to establish demonstration projects for complex patient populations; establishing a fee schedule for providers serving managed care enrollees; requiring a final report on new payment methodologies; authorizing commissioner of health to award health information technology grants; authorizing the establishment of health care workforce pilot projects; modifying requirements governing measures to assess health care quality and quality incentive payments to providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62J.496, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 62U.02, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 256B.0755, by adding a subdivision; 256B.69, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2015, chapter 71, article 11, section 63; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Albright, Hoppe, Cornish, Slocum and Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 1415, A bill for an act relating to commerce; authorizing and regulating fantasy sports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 541.20; 541.21; 609.761, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Rarick, Hornstein, Koznick, Sundin and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1416, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing peace officers to issue citations based on report from work zone flagger; prohibiting wireless communications device use in work zones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.06, subdivision 4a; 169.475, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1417, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions governing judicial appeal panel decisions for civil commitment, assertive community treatment and intensive residential treatment services, Minnesota family investment program innovation funds, and appeals and fair hearings for Northstar Care for Children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 253D.28, subdivision 3; 256B.0622, subdivisions 3a, 4; 256J.626, subdivision 5; 256N.28, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Barr, R.; Davids and O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1418, A bill for an act relating to state government; clarifying certain prize provisions of the lottery; providing for certain budget and expenses of the State Lottery; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 349A.08, subdivision 2; 349A.10, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 349A.08, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1419, A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; adopting recommendations of the Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 268.031, subdivision 1; 268.035, subdivisions 15, 20, 21d, 23, 30; 268.042, subdivision 1; 268.046, subdivision 3; 268.051, subdivisions 1, 9; 268.065, subdivision 2; 268.07, subdivisions 2, 3a, 3b; 268.085, subdivisions 1, 6, 7, 12, 13, 13a, 16; 268.0865, subdivision 5; 268.095, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 268.101, subdivision 2; 268.105, subdivision 2; 268.131; 268.18, subdivisions 2, 2b, 5; 268.182; 268.184; 268.194, subdivisions 1, 4; repealing Laws 2005, chapter 112, article 1, section 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1420, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying world's best workforce performance measures and reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.11, subdivisions 1a, 5, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1421, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing school boards to adopt policies for certain snow days; authorizing e-learning days for school days with inclement weather; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120A.41; 126C.05, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1422, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a report to the legislature on the status of child care; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Rosenthal, Schultz, Lee, Wagenius, Pinto and Johnson, C. introduced:

H. F. 1423, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the state forecast include the rate of inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 16A.103, subdivisions 1a, 1b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 1424, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to Resource, Inc.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Omar, Loon, Hausman, Davnie and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1425, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money for the Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Lee, Urdahl, Loon and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1426, A bill for an act relating to education; disaggregating results of teacher preparation program summaries by race; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 122A.09, subdivision 4a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Hansen, Lillie, Hornstein and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1427, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a local bicycle infrastructure pilot program; requiring a legislative report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1428, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the nonresident tuition rate for certain court-placed students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 125A.11, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Clark; Cornish; Dehn, R.; O'Neill; Davnie; Allen; Hilstrom and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1429, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the contempt of court crime; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 588.20, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, Albright, Nornes, Pryor, Christensen, Lien, Jessup, Omar and Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 1430, A bill for an act relating to higher education; adjusting state grant program parameters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.101, subdivision 5a; 136A.121, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1431, A bill for an act relating to property tax administration; providing for an assessor accreditation waiver; modifying assessor accreditation requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 270C.9901.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 1432, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Green Giant Museum.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Kresha, Fabian, Ecklund, Heintzeman, Newberger and Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1433, A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating rulemaking; providing for the review and repeal of environmental assessment worksheets and impact statements; restricting the implementation and enforcement of certain policies, guidelines, and statements; increasing oversight of certain rules; modifying notice requirements; requiring an impact analysis of certain rules; modifying SONAR requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.842, subdivision 4a; 14.002; 14.02, by adding a subdivision; 14.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 6, 7, by adding subdivisions; 14.101, subdivision 1; 14.116; 14.125; 14.127; 14.131; 14.14, subdivisions 1a, 2a; 14.19; 14.22, subdivision 1; 14.23; 14.25, subdivision 1; 14.26; 14.365; 14.381, subdivision 3; 14.388, subdivisions 1, 2; 14.44; 14.45; 14.51; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 14; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 14.05, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Whelan; Petersburg; Barr, R.; Howe; Koznick; Loonan; Dettmer; Uglem; Bahr, C.; West; Drazkowski; Pugh and Nash introduced:

H. F. 1434, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing trunk highway project selection; amending and mandating certain project selection processes; requiring availability of highway project information; amending legislative reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 161.088, subdivisions 4, 5, 7; 161.38, by adding a subdivision; 174.03, by adding a subdivision; 174.56, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 174.56, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Whelan and Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1435, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a highway-rail grade separation project in the city of Ramsey; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1436, A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing a special liquor license for the city of Sartell.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Bliss, Poston, Uglem, Backer, Grossell and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1437, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a study on the proposed Paul Bunyan Expressway; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bliss, Dettmer and Howe introduced:

H. F. 1438, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; appropriating money for a grant to the Veterans Journey Home.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Anderson, S.; Loonan; Smith and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1439, A bill for an act relating to commerce; repealing prohibition on municipality issuing more than one off-sale license to any one person or place; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.412, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Baker, Hamilton, Schomacker, Poston and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1440, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an opiate stewardship program; appropriating money; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 151.065, subdivision 3; 151.252, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Miller introduced:

H. F. 1441, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for city of Montevideo flood hazard mitigation grant; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Anderson, P.; Backer; Pierson and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1442, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to local units of government for noxious weed programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1443, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating insurance fraud; modifying certain penalties and notices; defining a term; clarifying the authority of the Commerce Fraud Bureau to apply for or execute search warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.82, subdivision 17; 45.0135, subdivision 9; 60A.27, subdivision 1; 65B.84, by adding a subdivision; 626.05, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Uglem introduced:

H. F. 1444, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a supplemental compensatory revenue formula; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 126C.05, subdivision 3; 126C.10, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Lohmer; Schomacker; Dean, M.; Liebling and Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 1445, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an exception to budget methodology for persons leaving institutions and crisis residential settings; modifying consumer-directed community supports budget methodology; requiring reports; amending Laws 2015, chapter 71, article 7, section 54; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Allen; Murphy, E.; Maye Quade; Fischer; Clark; Schultz; Olson; Flanagan and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1446, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring medical assistance to cover medically necessary gender dysphoria and certain prescribed drugs for treatment of gender dysphoria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivision 3a, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Franson and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1447, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tobacco; modifying the sale of cigarette stamps; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 297F.08, subdivisions 5, 7, 8; 297F.09, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Johnson, C.; Murphy, E., and Considine introduced:

H. F. 1448, A bill for an act relating to public safety; making placement of residence addresses on a driver's license optional; eliminating certain fees; establishing a computerized records system and access requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 171.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 171.11; 171.12, by adding a subdivision; 171.121.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Anselmo, Kresha, Halverson and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1449, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing funding for the Minnesota Children's Museum; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Lesch and Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1450, A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the use of unmanned aerial vehicles by law enforcement agencies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1451, A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying requirements for exchanging road easements and for leasing forest lands; deleting from state forests; providing for public or private sale of certain consolidated conservation land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 84.633, subdivision 2; 89.17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1452, A bill for an act relating to corrections; extending permissible claims to include injury or death of person working to pay court-ordered fees and jail fees and injury or death of a person on a sentence-to-service work crew; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.739, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Hamilton; Flanagan; Peterson; Murphy, E.; Albright; Pierson; Gruenhagen; Pinto; Loonan; Halverson; Backer; Liebling and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1453, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying income exclusions under the Minnesota family investment program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256J.21, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Peterson introduced:

H. F. 1454, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing targeted services to be provided during the regular school day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1455, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing additional pupil transportation funding; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124E.20, subdivision 1; 124E.23; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 18.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Swedzinski, Fabian and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1456, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying public notice and comment provisions for animal feedlot facilities; modifying requirements for environmental review for certain animal feedlot facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116D.04, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1457, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing appropriations for advanced placement and international baccalaureate examination fees and teacher training and related costs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Franson and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 1458, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain child care provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 6, 20, 20a, by adding a subdivision; 119B.02, subdivision 1; 119B.025, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 119B.03, subdivisions 3, 9; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 4; 119B.10, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.12, subdivision 2; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 6; 256P.05, subdivision 1; 256P.07, subdivisions 3, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.07.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Flanagan; Franson; Allen; Peterson; Nash; Moran; Murphy, E.; Halverson; Theis; Kresha; Maye Quade and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1459, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring oversight and training of family child care licensors; requiring the commissioner to develop a training curriculum; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 245A.16, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1460, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota State Retirement System administrative provisions; clarifying coverage for employees of the Perpich Center for Arts Education; clarifying coverage eligibility for University of Minnesota part-time and temporary employees; modifying certain disability and disability application deadline provisions; clarifying unclassified program transfer to general plan provisions; making other administrative changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 352.01, subdivisions 2a, 2b; 352.113, subdivisions 4, 14; 352D.02, subdivisions 1, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Clark introduced:

H. F. 1461, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing an urban agriculture development pilot grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 1462, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the Human Services Financing Reform Task Force.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Urdahl by request introduced:

H. F. 1463, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the library construction grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1464, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for civic education grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1465, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for railroad oil and hazardous materials emergency preparedness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 13.7411, by adding a subdivision; 115E.042; 219.015; 299A.55; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 219.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1466, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing aid to counties and watershed districts to assume jurisdiction for implementation and enforcement of the buffer law; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103F.48, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1467, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to report to the legislature on use of tolling.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1468, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the German Park Amphitheater in New Ulm; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1469, A bill for an act relating to the city of Sleepy Eye; authorizing local lodging tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Baker, Clark, Fabian, Maye Quade, Hamilton, Davnie and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1470, A bill for an act relating to housing; modifying housing trust fund and family homeless prevention and assistance program requirements; establishing a rental assistance program for homeless highly mobile students; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 462A.201, subdivision 2; 462A.204, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1471, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; clarifying certain membership exclusions; clarifying the definition of salary for certain leaves of absence; eliminating an unnecessary board duty; clarifying certain refund provisions; clarifying certain annuity application and annuity starting date provisions; clarifying and modifying privatized employee provisions; making other changes of an administrative nature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 353.01, subdivisions 2b, 10, 47; 353.03, subdivision 3; 353.29, subdivisions 4, 7; 353.35, subdivision 1; 353.37, subdivision 1; 353F.02, subdivision 5a; 353F.04, subdivision 2; 353F.05; 353F.057; 353F.06; 353F.07; 356.32, subdivision 2; 356.47, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 353F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1472, A bill for an act relating to elections; allowing cities to canvass primary results on the second or third day after the primary; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 205.065, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Johnson, B.; Pinto; Newberger; Dehn, R.; Lucero; Hertaus; Lohmer and Miller introduced:

H. F. 1473, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing a prescription defense in implied consent proceedings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169A.53, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Pierson, Poppe, Urdahl and Bennett introduced:

H. F. 1474, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to Second Harvest Heartland.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Franke; Cornish; Poston; Lohmer; Haley; Grossell; Jurgens; Layman; Barr, R.; Dettmer; Newberger and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1475, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a new crime of soliciting or providing support for an act of terrorism; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1476, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the Starbase MN program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Fenton, Loonan, Pinto, O'Driscoll, Slocum and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 1477, A bill for an act relating to credit unions; regulating meetings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 52.07.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loon; Erickson; Christensen; Peterson; Bennett; Poston; Scott; Theis; Anderson, S.; Uglem; Smith and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1478, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying unrequested leave of absence provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.40, subdivision 10; 122A.41, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.40, subdivision 11; 122A.41, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Runbeck, Koznick, Smith, Scott, Pugh, Nash, Uglem, Hertaus, Lohmer and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1479, A resolution requesting that the United States Secretary of Transportation redirect federal funds from Southwest Light Rail to a block grant to fund other transit projects in the state.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 1480, A bill for an act relating to transit; amending certain transit finance and project reporting requirements; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 174.93.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Grossell; Lohmer; Backer; Pugh; Cornish; Green; Johnson, B.; Miller; Lueck; Rarick; Howe; Zerwas; Nash; Fabian; Newberger; Franke; Smith; Kresha; Scott; Franson; Hilstrom; Considine; Pinto and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1481, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing enhanced criminal penalties for assaulting firefighters and medical personnel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.2231, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Lucero; Loon; Anderson, S.; Drazkowski and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1482, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying provisions relating to municipal liquor stores; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.601, subdivisions 5, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Johnson, B.; Albright; Zerwas; Heintzeman; Theis; Newberger; Pugh; O'Neill and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 1483, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying blaze orange hunting requirements to allow blaze pink; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97B.071.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Howe; Theis; Ecklund; Gunther; Murphy, M.; Urdahl and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1484, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the library construction grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Ecklund, Gunther, Lillie, Sundin and Layman introduced:

H. F. 1485, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for Voyageurs National Park clean water projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Baker; Murphy, E.; Fabian; Mahoney; Gunther; Moran; Sundin and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1486, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for displaced homemaker programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 1487, A bill for an act relating to energy; delaying the effective date of a law that provides that certain wind easements, options, and leases do not expire after seven years if the project does not begin commercial operation; amending Laws 2008, chapter 296, article 1, section 25, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski and Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 1488, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; repealing the greater Minnesota internship program; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.129; 290.06, subdivision 36.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

West and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1489, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax; modifying assessment of manufactured homes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.125, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Pierson introduced:

H. F. 1490, A bill for an act relating to health care; developing pilot programs to increase early preventive dental intervention and care for infants, toddlers, and school-aged children; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Loon introduced:

H. F. 1491, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the administration of the early learning scholarship program; prohibiting the commissioner from designating scholarships for use in predetermined qualifying programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.165, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Poston and Bly introduced:

H. F. 1492, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a grant to the Minnesota Service Cooperatives to support system collaboration and to reduce the achievement gap through effective, data-informed decision-making by teachers and school leaders; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Loon introduced:

H. F. 1493, A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; modifying certain early learning scholarship provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.165, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Pierson introduced:

H. F. 1494, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Chester Woods Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Miller, Swedzinski, Hamilton, Cornish and Backer introduced:

H. F. 1495, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; providing a credit for combined heat and power systems and expander generators; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

West; Bahr, C.; Runbeck; Johnson, B., and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1496, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring an intersection improvement study at a location on marked Trunk Highway 65 in Blaine; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Davids, Hamilton and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 1497, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a rebate program for certain energy technologies; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Loonan, Masin, Christensen and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1498, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for goals and strategies for Minnesota River basin; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Loon; Bennett; Poston; Scott; Peterson; Fenton; Anderson, S.; Uglem and Barr, R. introduced:

H. F. 1499, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding the dependent care credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.067, subdivisions 1, 2b; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.067, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Pryor; Pelowski; Albright; Lee; Jessup; Schultz; Haley; Considine; Lien; Johnson, C.; Loon; Fenton; Maye Quade; Youakim and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1500, A bill for an act relating to higher education; expanding eligibility for the student loan refinancing program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 136A.1701, subdivision 10; 136A.1704.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Youakim; Pryor; Flanagan; Dehn, R.; Becker-Finn; Applebaum and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 1501, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying speech and press rights of student journalists in grades 7 through 12 and in postsecondary institutions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 121A; 135A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Smith, Peterson, Fenton, Lohmer and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 1502, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the posting of signs at fields and playgrounds containing crumb rubber; establishing a moratorium on construction of fields and playgrounds using crumb rubber; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 448.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dehn, R.; Omar; Hansen; Moran; Allen; Hornstein and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1503, A bill for an act relating to local government; cities and counties may require residency as a condition of employment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 415.16, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 415.16, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Nash, Gunther, O'Driscoll, Heintzeman and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1504, A bill for an act relating to local government; prohibiting local governments from banning or taxing paper or plastic bags; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 471.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Koegel, Uglem, Hortman and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1505, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rail grade separation in Coon Rapids; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Koegel, Uglem, Hortman and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1506, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for rail grade separation in Coon Rapids.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Lucero; Lesch; Scott; Gruenhagen; Erickson; Koznick; Rarick; Smith; Urdahl; Lohmer; Davnie; Ward; Pugh; Franson; Moran; Murphy, M.; Kunesh-Podein and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 1507, A bill for an act relating to education; creating the Student Data Privacy Act; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.319, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Lucero, Franson, Gruenhagen, McDonald, Lohmer and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1508, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain provisions governing child care licensing; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.46, subdivision 4; 65A.30, subdivision 2; 245A.02, subdivision 2b; 245A.06, subdivision 2; 256.01, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fischer, Fenton, Halverson, Theis, Jessup, Ward, Youakim, Omar, Maye Quade and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1509, A bill for an act relating to elections; clarifying an authorization related to "I VOTED" stickers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 211B.11, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Miller, Cornish, Daudt, Backer and Baker introduced:

H. F. 1510, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing commissioner of corrections to house offenders in nonpublicly owned facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 241.01, subdivision 3a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Anderson, P.; Kiel; Pierson; Backer and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1511, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the Farmer-Lender Mediation Act; increasing the minimum debt amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 336.9-601; 550.365, subdivision 1; 559.209, subdivision 1; 582.039, subdivision 1; 583.24, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 583.26, subdivisions 2, 3, 3a, 4, 10; 583.27, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 583.22, subdivision 7b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1512, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aid; amending the city revenue need measure and the final city aid calculation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 477A.011, subdivisions 34, 45; 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1513, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

McDonald; Albright; Lucero; Newberger; Loonan; Runbeck; Bahr, C., and Poston introduced:

H. F. 1514, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; prohibiting the Metropolitan Council from expanding beyond the seven-county metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.123, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1515, A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate tax; conforming to the federal exclusion amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1; 291.016, subdivision 3; 291.03, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1a; 289A.12, subdivision 18; 289A.18, subdivision 3a; 289A.20, subdivision 3a; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1516, A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Morrison County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1517, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions governing measures to assess the quality of health care services offered by health care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62U.02; 256B.072.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

West, O'Neill, Howe and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1518, A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting secure electronic storage of certain records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 168.33, subdivision 2; 171.061, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

West, Fenton, Howe and Nash introduced:

H. F. 1519, A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying the business hours of county license bureaus; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 373.38.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lesch and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1520, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting private precharge programs; correcting references; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 629.366, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Lesch and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1521, A bill for an act relating to law enforcement; authorizing a local unit of government to assess costs to large retail stores for excessive consumption of law enforcement services; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 617.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Allen and Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1522, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing group residential housing beds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256I.04, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Anselmo, Rosenthal, Haley, Erickson, Poston, Mariani, Bennett and Loon introduced:

H. F. 1523, A bill for an act relating to education; encouraging Minnesota school districts to implement certain science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) educational programming with grant funding under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Sundin; Ecklund; Murphy, M.; Bly; Pelowski and Poppe introduced:

H. F. 1524, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying the process for electing members of the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota; providing for recommendations by congressional district legislative delegation; providing for weighted election of certain candidates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 137.0245, subdivisions 1, 4; 137.0246, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1525, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting information blocking by health care providers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Bliss, Poston, Franke and Maye Quade introduced:

H. F. 1526, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; appropriating money for a grant to the Veterans Journey Home.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Bliss, Poston, Franke, Maye Quade and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1527, A bill for an act relating to the military; modifying uses of Support Our Troops account money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 190.19, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1528, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the wastewater treatment facility in Windom; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Smith introduced:

H. F. 1529, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying provisions related to remedial postsecondary enrollment options courses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.09, subdivisions 9, 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Scott and Nash introduced:

H. F. 1530, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for any task force to comply with the Open Meeting Law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.055, by adding a subdivision; 13D.08, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lueck, Swedzinski, Heintzeman and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1531, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for forestry management.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1532, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying home health services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256B.0625, subdivision 6a; 256B.0653, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lee and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 1533, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for trail connections and Mississippi River access in Minneapolis; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Clark, Hamilton, Baker and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1534, A bill for an act relating to human services; developing specialized opioid addiction treatment programs; modifying the wholesale drug distributor tax; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 254B.03, by adding a subdivision; 295.50, by adding a subdivision; 295.52, subdivisions 3, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Fabian; Davids; Clark; Kiel; Marquart; Anderson, P.; Baker and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1535, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for the workforce and affordable housing program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 462A.38.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1536, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing conveyance of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1537, A bill for an act relating to property taxes; authorizing a county to abate the penalty for late payment of property taxes in certain instances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 279.01, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Smith; Scott; Dehn, R., and Nelson introduced:

H. F. 1538, A bill for an act relating to real property; amending the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act to provide for construction defect claims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 515B.1-103; 515B.3-102; 515B.3-107; 515B.3-111; 515B.4-1021; 515B.4-113; 515B.4-116.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Drazkowski and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1539, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing deputy registrars to issue duplicate certificates of title for motor vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 168A.09, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1540, A bill for an act relating to state government; economic development; establishing a private letter ruling program; modifying tax assessment and penalty provisions; providing a small business tax collection refund; providing funding for small business development; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270C.33, by adding a subdivision; 270C.34, subdivision 1; 289A.60, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 270C; 297A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1541, A bill for an act relating to the legislature; requiring compliance with certain accessibility standards; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Smith, Fischer, Swedzinski, Kresha and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1542, A bill for an act relating to human rights; amending notice provisions for actions involving architectural barriers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 363A.331, subdivisions 2, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Smith, Peppin, Hortman, Nelson, Uglem, Jessup, Hilstrom, Koegel and West introduced:

H. F. 1543, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for modifications to a marked Trunk Highway 610 interchange project; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Pugh and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1544, A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying requirements for a government entity denying access to data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.03, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1545, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; extending Food Safety and Defense Task Force; modifying definition of animals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 28A.21, subdivision 6; 31A.02, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1546, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for a pedestrian walkway adjacent to White Bear Lake and marked Trunk Highway 244 in the cities of Dellwood and Mahtomedi.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Layman, Ecklund, Lueck and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1547, A bill for an act relating to taxation; Sustainable Forest Incentive Act; modifying definitions, eligibility requirements, and applications; providing for monitoring by the Department of Natural Resources; modifying length of required covenant, calculation of payment, and withdrawal procedures; providing for transfer of ownership; modifying penalties for removal from program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290C.01; 290C.02, subdivisions 1, 3, 6; 290C.03; 290C.04; 290C.05; 290C.055; 290C.07; 290C.08, subdivision 1; 290C.10; 290C.11; 290C.13, subdivision 6; Laws 2016, chapter 187, section 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290C.02, subdivisions 5, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 1548, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; providing rebates for propane vehicles and fueling stations; establishing a rebate program with the Department of Commerce; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1549, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school board proceedings to be posted online; modifying referendum notice requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 123B.09, subdivision 10; 126C.17, subdivision 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 123B.09, subdivision 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Backer, Marquart, Poppe, Gruenhagen, Swedzinski, Hamilton and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1550, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for funding of municipal roads; amending allocation and distribution of certain funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.152, by adding a subdivision; 97A.055, subdivision 2; 162.145, subdivision 3; 168.301, subdivision 3; 297A.815, subdivision 3; 297A.94; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 162.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Green introduced:

H. F. 1551, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; prohibiting an increase in property value for homesteads owned by persons age 65 or older; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 273.11, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 273.121, subdivision 1; 276.04, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Gruenhagen and Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1552, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a family medical account program; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1553, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying medical assistance requirements and payment rates for nonemergency medical transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.0625, subdivisions 17, 17b, 18d, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1554, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring health plan companies to offer enrollees choice in primary care providers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62Q.57.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Ecklund and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1555, A bill for an act relating to local government; allowing for cancellation of tax forfeiture in certain circumstances in St. Louis County; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 383C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Anderson, P.; Hertaus and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1556, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying restrictions on land transfer or division; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.162.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1557, A bill for an act relating to water; prohibiting recording of restoration or replacement orders under certain conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 103G.2372, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Kresha; Anderson, S.; Loonan; Erickson; Peterson and Loon introduced:

H. F. 1558, A bill for an act relating to school district insurance; regulating coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 471.6161, subdivision 8; 471.617, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Dean, M.; Schomacker and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1559, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certain hospital rate and reimbursement provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 256.9686, subdivision 8; 256.969, subdivisions 1, 2b, 3a, 3c, 4b, 8, 8c, 9, 12; 256B.75.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Newberger introduced:

H. F. 1560, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing forest management plan for Sand Dunes State Forest; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 89.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hamilton, Zerwas, Albright, Liebling and Backer introduced:

H. F. 1561, A bill for an act relating to health; allowing mental health practitioners to provide telemedicine services; eliminating the medical assistance limit on telemedicine encounters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62A.671, subdivision 6; 256B.0625, subdivision 3b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Wagenius and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 1562, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending the five-year rule for a tax increment financing district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Rosenthal, Dettmer and Poston introduced:

H. F. 1563, A bill for an act relating to veterans affairs; appropriating money to fund a grant to Equine Innovations for its veteran horsepower program to provide equine therapy to veterans suffering from trauma and PTSD.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1564, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for home visiting services for pregnant and parenting teens.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Backer introduced:

H. F. 1565, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Pryor; Halverson; Maye Quade; Carlson, A.; Rosenthal; Youakim and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1566, A bill for an act relating to property tax refunds; modifying the schedules for the homestead credit state refund and the property tax refund for renters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290A.04, subdivisions 2, 2a, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Swedzinski; Hamilton; Anderson, P.; Sundin; Bliss and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1567, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying prairie and grasslands public grazing program; requiring fencing on certain lands; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 84.972; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hoppe, Gunther, Cornish, Lillie, Hausman and Hansen introduced:

H. F. 1568, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for RIM and other conservation purposes; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Peterson, Thissen and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1569, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying provisions related to electronic voting systems; permitting alternative printed ballot styles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 204B.35, by adding a subdivision; 204C.24, subdivision 1; 206.80; 206.86, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Albright and Masin introduced:

H. F. 1570, A bill for an act relating to mass transit; appropriating money for the suburb-to-suburb transit demonstration project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1571, A bill for an act relating to health; making statutory changes for the study on long-term care services and supports; appropriating money for gap analysis in long-term care services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144A.351; Laws 2013, chapter 108, article 15, section 2, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Grossell; Swedzinski; Lohmer; Cornish; Franson; Dean, M.; Howe; Miller; Haley; Newberger; Zerwas; Nash; Bahr, C.; Hoppe; Drazkowski; Smith; Fabian; Green; Johnson, B.; Loonan; Rarick; Dettmer; Daniels; Scott and Poston introduced:

H. F. 1572, A bill for an act relating to public safety; eliminating stays of adjudication and stays of imposition in criminal sexual conduct cases; requiring sex offenders to serve lifetime conditional release or probation; establishing intensive probation for certain sex offenders; increasing penalties for child pornography offenses; creating mandatory minimum sentences; directing the Sentencing Guidelines Commission to modify the sex offender grid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 244.195, subdivision 1; 253D.22; 401.01, subdivision 2; 609.095; 609.135, subdivision 1; 609.2231, subdivision 3a; 609.342, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.343, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.344, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.345, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.3451, subdivision 3; 609.3455, subdivisions 7, 8, by adding subdivisions; 617.246, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 617.247, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.342, subdivision 3; 609.343, subdivision 3; 609.344, subdivision 3; 609.345, subdivision 3; 609.3455, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Urdahl and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1573, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at the University of Minnesota and Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Lueck and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1574, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring a person authorized to issue hunting and fishing licenses to issue licenses to certain disabled residents without charging a fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 97A.441, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Omar; Davnie; Haley; Murphy, E.; Hamilton; Baker; Applebaum; Bernardy; Marquart; Lien; Pelowski; Pryor and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1575, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the summer academic enrichment program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Omar; Moran; Hornstein; Lee; Flanagan; Murphy, E.; Dehn, R.; Hamilton; Fischer; Applebaum; Bernardy; Davnie and Clark introduced:

H. F. 1576, A bill for an act relating to public safety; making Minnesota a sanctuary state for immigration enforcement purposes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 629.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Omar; Pinto; Sandstede; Halverson; Flanagan; Murphy, E.; Hamilton; Baker; Applebaum; Bernardy and Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1577, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring postsecondary educational institutions to provide certain information to pregnant students and student parents; establishing a state grant program to fund activities and services to support pregnant students and student parents at postsecondary educational institutions; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 1578, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; establishing a grant program to support career development; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116L; 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1579, A bill for an act relating to corrections; providing for a shorter processing time to reimburse sheriff expenses to transport convicted or adjudicated persons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 243.17, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1580, A bill for an act relating to education; making policy and technical changes for charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124E.05, subdivisions 4, 7, by adding a subdivision; 124E.06, subdivision 7; 124E.07, subdivisions 3, 4, 7; 124E.10, by adding a subdivision; 124E.11; 124E.16; 124E.17, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124E.05, subdivision 2; 124E.10, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1581, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying enforcement and penalty provisions; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 97A.201, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 97A.301, subdivision 1; 97A.338; 97A.420, subdivision 1; 97A.421, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Marquart, Lien and Nornes introduced:

H. F. 1582, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation projects in the Buffalo-Red River Watershed; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Peterson, Flanagan, Loeffler and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1583, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying basic sliding fee child care funding priorities and allocation formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 119B.03, subdivisions 4, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Quam, Pierson, Davids, Sauke and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1584, A bill for an act relating to the city of Rochester; modifying the use of tax increment for a district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1585, A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing four uniform election dates each year; requiring special elections to be held on one of the four uniform dates; requiring counties to administer school elections; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 103B.545, subdivision 2; 123A.46, subdivision 12; 123A.48, subdivisions 14, 15; 123B.63, subdivision 3; 126C.17, subdivision 11; 126C.69, subdivision 11; 128D.05, subdivision 2; 200.02, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions; 201.022, subdivision 1; 201.061, subdivisions 3, 6; 201.225, subdivisions 1, 6; 201.27, subdivision 2; 203B.01, subdivision 2; 203B.04, subdivision 1; 203B.05, subdivision 2; 203B.085; 203B.11, subdivision 1; 203B.121, subdivisions 1, 2; 203B.15; 204B.181, subdivision 2; 204B.25, subdivision 4; 204B.29; 204B.32; 204B.40; 204B.46; 204C.08, subdivision 4; 204C.20, subdivision 4; 204C.25; 204C.26, subdivision 3; 204C.27; 204C.28, subdivision 3; 204C.29, subdivision 1; 204C.36, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 204D.09, subdivision 1; 205.07, subdivision 3; 205.10, by adding a subdivision; 205A.03, subdivisions 3, 4; 205A.04, subdivision 3; 205A.05, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding a subdivision; 205A.055, subdivision 2; 205A.06, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 5; 205A.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 3b; 205A.08, subdivision 5; 205A.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 205A.11, subdivision 2a; 209.021, subdivision 3; 211B.11, subdivision 1; 216B.46; 365A.06, subdivision 2; 367.33, subdivision 1; 375.101, subdivision 1; 375B.07, subdivision 2; 375B.10; 383B.031, subdivision 1; 383E.24, subdivision 7; 410.10, subdivision 1; 447.32, subdivision 2; 475.59; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 201.096; 205.10, subdivision 3; 205A.09; 205A.10, subdivision 5; 205A.11, subdivisions 2, 3; 205A.12, subdivision 5a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1586, A bill for an act relating to elections; consolidating practice of challenges due to guardianship, incompetence, felony conviction, and noncitizenship; requiring secretary of state to update voter status in the statewide voter registration system; requiring notice of a change in voter status; providing for a process to contest a change in voter status; establishing a provisional ballot system; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.6905, subdivision 33; 13.841, subdivision 3; 13.851, subdivision 10; 200.02, by adding a subdivision; 201.091, subdivision 4; 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivisions 1, 3; 204C.14, subdivision 1; 241.065, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 204C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 201.15; 201.155; 201.157; 201.158.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Johnson, S.; Mahoney and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1587, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing a grant to the Progressive Center for Education and Economic Development, Inc.; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Theis, Petersburg and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1588, A bill for an act relating to employment; appropriating money for a grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Carlson, A. introduced:

H. F. 1589, A bill for an act relating to transportation; clarifying window glazing exceptions for limousines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 169.71, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Moran; Dehn, R.; Lee; Omar; Johnson, S., and Mahoney introduced:

H. F. 1590, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring professional liability insurance for peace officers; requiring motor vehicle registration information for permits to carry a pistol; allowing peace officers access to identify permit holders through motor vehicle registration records; requiring outside agencies to investigate peace officer-involved incidents that result in great bodily harm or death; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 3.736, subdivision 9a; 8.01; 168.0185; 168.346, subdivisions 1, 2; 624.714, subdivisions 3, 6, 7a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Moran; Hausman; Johnson, S.; Mahoney and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1591, A bill for an act relating to employment; appropriating money for a grant to the Hallie Q. Brown Community Center, Inc.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hoppe, Moran, Nornes, Lillie, Mahoney, Gunther, Fischer, West, Mariani, Thissen and Nelson introduced:

H. F. 1592, A bill for an act relating to stadiums; providing for a Major League Soccer stadium in St. Paul; providing certain tax exemptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Theis, Erickson, Franson, Swedzinski, Bennett, O'Driscoll, Fenton, Kresha and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1593, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing public school students to attend courses at nonpublic schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120A.22, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Theis and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1594, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for road and infrastructure improvements in the city of St. Cloud; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Knoblach, Newberger and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1595, A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Sherburne County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Scott; Lucero; Nash; Bahr, C.; Schultz; Thissen and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 1596, A bill for an act relating to data practices; delaying expiration of the legislative commission on data practices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 3.8843, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Howe, O'Driscoll, Theis and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1597, A bill for an act relating to veterans; removing state veterans cemetery burial fee for spouses and dependents of eligible veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 197.236, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Howe introduced:

H. F. 1598, A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing a program for the release of certain inmates; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 244.09, subdivision 7; 244.101, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Carlson, L.; Freiberg; Davids and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1599, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for Social Security benefits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Peterson, Koznick, Christensen and Fenton introduced:

H. F. 1600, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; reducing the state general levy on commercial-industrial property; eliminating the inflator in the state general levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 275.025, subdivisions 1, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1601, A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; expanding the trespass crime to include trespassing on a school bus; imposing a criminal penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.605, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Urdahl and Ward introduced:

H. F. 1602, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a civics class for high school graduation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 120B.024, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Pierson, Albright, Loonan, Backer, Pinto, Fischer, Loeffler, Liebling and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 1603, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing the Minnesota family investment program cash assistance payment; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256J.24, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

Fenton and Loon introduced:

H. F. 1604, A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; modifying the quality rating and improvement system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.142.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Pinto; Considine; Becker-Finn; Sauke; Bly; Pryor; Fischer; Maye Quade; Youakim; Masin; Freiberg; Rosenthal; Carlson, A.; Hausman; Johnson, S.; Lee; Kunesh-Podein; Halverson; Davnie; Ward; Hansen; Murphy, E.; Schultz; Olson; Allen; Flanagan; Wagenius; Slocum; Sundin; Applebaum; Dehn, R.; Bernardy and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1605, A bill for an act relating to public safety; enabling law enforcement and family members to petition a court to prohibit people from possessing firearms if they pose a significant danger to themselves or others by possessing a firearm; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 624.713, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Smith, Freiberg, Lesch, Scott, Lucero, O'Driscoll and Carlson, A. introduced:

H. F. 1606, A bill for an act relating to local government; appropriating money for data practices training and technical assistance for local units of government through the Information Policy Analysis Division of the Department of Administration.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Haley, Hausman, Hamilton, Gunther, Fabian, Applebaum, Sauke, Flanagan, Kunesh-Podein, Maye Quade and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1607, A bill for an act relating to housing; authorizing the creation of housing trust funds by local governments; authorizing counties and cities to impose a surcharge on document recording fees for deposit into a housing trust fund; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 357.18, by adding a subdivision; 357.182, subdivision 2; 508.82, by adding a subdivision; 508A.82, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Smith, Hoppe, Pinto and Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1608, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating unclaimed property; enacting the Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act recommended for enactment by the states by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 345; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 345A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Smith, Hoppe, Pinto, Loonan and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1609, A bill for an act relating to notaries public; enacting the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts, as amended, approved by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 5.15; 325K.23, subdivision 1; 358.116; 358.50; 359.01, subdivision 5; 507.24, subdivision 2; 508.48; 508A.48; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 358; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 358.41; 358.42; 358.43; 358.44; 358.45; 358.46; 358.47; 358.48; 358.49.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Runbeck and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1610, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; reallocating prior appropriations for metropolitan parks.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Howe and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 1611, A bill for an act relating to public safety; fire marshal; revising school inspection schedules and funding; establishing a school facility fire safety loan program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 299F.012, subdivision 1; 299F.47, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 299F.47, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Hoppe, Loonan and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1612, A bill for an act relating to education finance; fully funding pupil transportation services; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 124E.20, subdivision 1; 124E.23; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 18.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1613, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Public Safety and Emergency Operations Center for Pennington County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1614, A bill for an act relating to commerce; enacting the National Association of Insurance Commissioners Credit for Reinsurance Model Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 60A.092, subdivisions 6, 10, 11, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1615, A bill for an act relating to health; making changes to tribal vital record keeping, cancer reporting system, and the birth defect information system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 144.2215, subdivision 1; 144.2216, subdivision 4; 144.225, subdivisions 2, 2a, 7; 144.69; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Pugh introduced:

H. F. 1616, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring patient consent before health care providers and health plan companies may release data to the commissioner of health for health research and data initiatives; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62J.321, subdivisions 1, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 144.293, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1617, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; setting a cap on grant amounts in the local bridge replacement and rehabilitation program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 174.50, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Baker and Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1618, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; transferring money for broadband grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Schomacker; Zerwas; Murphy, E.; Liebling; Baker; Hamilton and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 1619, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a contingent, alternate medical assistance payment method for children's hospitals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256.969, subdivisions 4b, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1620, A bill for an act relating to economic development; temporarily modifying the restrictions on use of Minnesota investment fund local government loan repayment funds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Hansen introduced:

H. F. 1621, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for forest pest response.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hansen introduced:

H. F. 1622, A bill for an act relating to environment; renaming Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to Department of Environment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 15.01; 116.01; 116.02, subdivision 5; 116.735; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116.02, subdivision 1; 116.04.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 1623, A bill for an act relating to education; expanding definition of shared time pupils; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.01, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Fenton and Ward introduced:

H. F. 1624, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an interchange project at signed Interstate Highways 94, 494, and 694; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Poston, Bliss and Layman introduced:

H. F. 1625, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public and private sales of certain tax-forfeited lands.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Petersburg and Gunther introduced:

H. F. 1626, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Minnesota investment fund; appropriating money for the job creation fund.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Howe; Heintzeman; Theis; Johnson, B., and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1627, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting the use of certain flame-retardant chemicals in certain products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 325F.071.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Kiel, Poston, Lien, Lueck, Backer and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1628, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; requiring the state to pay the costs of property tax judgments against state-assessed property; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 278.12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Lillie; Johnson, S., and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1629, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money to construct a public takraw court.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Runbeck introduced:

H. F. 1630, A bill for an act relating to mass transit; establishing a moratorium on certain guideway projects; requiring a plan that maximizes transit service and operations; requiring planning and a legislative report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 174.93, subdivision 1; 398A.10, subdivision 1; 473.3999; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 174; 471.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1631, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for certain items covered by health plans and for certain durable medical equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.67, subdivisions 7, 7a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Poston, Franke, Considine, Gunther and Jessup introduced:

H. F. 1632, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring equestrian helmets for youth on certain state land; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Whelan; Knoblach; Grossell; McDonald; Heintzeman; Daniels; Drazkowski; Backer; Dean, M.; Zerwas; Lohmer; Miller; Scott; Pugh; Newberger; Green; Quam; Gunther; Gruenhagen; Franson and Bahr, C. introduced:

H. F. 1633, A bill for an act relating to higher education; imposing requirements for fetal tissue research at the University of Minnesota; appropriating money for a program in ethical fetal tissue research; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Baker, Hamilton, Knoblach, Thissen, Lillie, Daniels, Theis and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1634, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Somali arts and cultural heritage programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Kresha and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1635, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for approval of education programs at care and treatment facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 125A.515, subdivisions 1, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1636, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a segment of marked Trunk Highway 65 in Isanti County as Chip A. Imker Memorial Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1637, A bill for an act relating to tax-increment financing; modifying the Ford Site Redevelopment District.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

West, Albright, Garofalo, Rarick, Lueck, Dettmer, O'Driscoll, Franke, Cornish, O'Neill, Uglem, Jurgens and Fenton introduced:

H. F. 1638, A bill for an act relating to apprenticeships; appropriating money for a grant to Helmets to Hard Hats.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Peterson, Marquart, Daniels and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1639, A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing school districts and charter schools to create innovation zones; establishing a grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Flanagan and Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1640, A bill for an act relating to local government; amending provisions relating to police and firefighters' civil service commissions and employees of police and fire departments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 420.03; 420.04; 420.16.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

McDonald, Davids and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1641, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; county agricultural societies; providing an exemption to admissions to county fairs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 38.27, by adding a subdivision; 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Becker-Finn; Maye Quade; Murphy, E.; Halverson; Youakim; Olson; Schultz; Koegel and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1642, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting persons from interfering with access to reproductive health services and facilities; establishing criminal penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 1643, A bill for an act relating to Iron Range resources and rehabilitation; modifying duties of the commissioner; creating a Legislative-Citizen Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 116J.424; 298.001, subdivision 8, by adding a subdivision; 298.22, subdivisions 1, 1a, 5a, 6, 10, 11, by adding subdivisions; 298.2211, subdivisions 3, 6; 298.223; 298.227; 298.28, subdivisions 7, 7a, 9c, 9d, 11; 298.292, subdivision 2; 298.296; 298.2961; 298.297; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 298.22, subdivision 8; 298.2213; 298.298.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1644, A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for labeling of certain nonwoven disposable products; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Omar introduced:

H. F. 1645, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Somali Museum of Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 1646, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring motor vehicle registration information for permits to carry a pistol; allowing peace officers access to identify permit holders through motor vehicle registration records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 168.0185; 168.346, subdivisions 1, 2; 624.714, subdivisions 3, 6, 7a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Omar and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 1647, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the safe schools levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.44.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Olson, Schultz and Murphy, M. introduced:

H. F. 1648, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Lake Superior Zoo.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1649, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an electronic service delivery documentation system; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1650, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a regional event and conference center in Wabasha, for a riverfront revitalization project in Wabasha, and for an expansion of the National Eagle Center in Wabasha; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Heintzeman and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1651, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing representation requirements for the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities search advisory committees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 136F.40, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Zerwas and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1652, A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to develop a developmental education reform proposal.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1653, A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; requiring health plan companies to include certain providers in-network; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 62K.10, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

O'Neill; Becker-Finn; Johnson, B.; Hilstrom and Newberger introduced:

H. F. 1654, A bill for an act relating to family law; adding domestic assault by strangulation to list of crimes impacting custody, parenting plans, and parenting time; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 518.179, subdivision 2; 631.52, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Swedzinski and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1655, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; creating an exemption for certain materials used in construction of certain aquaculture facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Hertaus, McDonald, Pugh, Petersburg and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1656, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for certain highway projects in Hennepin County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hertaus, McDonald, Pugh, Petersburg and Applebaum introduced:

H. F. 1657, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for certain trunk highway projects in Hennepin County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Hamilton, Moran, Mariani and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1658, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to the Hmong American Partnership.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Anselmo; Loon; Rosenthal; Carlson, A., and Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1659, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for transportation management organizations in the Twin Cities metropolitan area; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Zerwas, Hamilton, Albright, Halverson and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 1660, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a mobile food shelf grant program; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Lee and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1661, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying eligibility for graduation incentives program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.68, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Wills, Maye Quade, Hansen, Hausman, Masin, Urdahl, Lillie, Peterson and Wagenius introduced:

H. F. 1662, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Zoological Gardens.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Erickson, Haley, Bernardy, Daniels, Bennett, Urdahl and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1663, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying alternative teacher preparation and compensation programs; creating a Teacher Shortage Task Force; expanding the concurrent enrollment teacher program; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 122A.245, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 10; 122A.414, by adding a subdivision; 122A.415; 136A.1791, subdivisions 1, 2, 9; Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 25, sections 58; 62, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Drazkowski, Hertaus and Quam introduced:

H. F. 1664, A bill for an act relating to aids to local governments; aid reductions for sanctuary cities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Kresha, West, Hoppe, Garofalo and Smith introduced:

H. F. 1665, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; prohibiting regulation of voice-over-Internet protocol service and Internet protocol-enabled service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 237.01, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 237.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Swedzinski, Metsa, Fabian, Vogel, Loonan and Johnson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1666, A bill for an act relating to environment; eliminating rulemaking authority pertaining to particulate emissions from silica sand projects; amending Laws 2013, chapter 114, article 4, section 105.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Peterson and Poston introduced:

H. F. 1667, A bill for an act relating to early childhood; requiring contracts for mixed delivery of services in the voluntary prekindergarten program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.151, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Poston introduced:

H. F. 1668, A bill for an act relating to education finance; early childhood education; modifying early learning programs' eligibility to accept scholarships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.165, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Pinto; Bly; Sauke; Considine; Becker-Finn; Lee; Ward; Omar; Youakim; Moran; Flanagan; Bernardy; Olson; Maye Quade; Loeffler; Kunesh-Podein; Freiberg; Wagenius; Schultz; Fischer; Johnson, S.; Slocum; Halverson; Mariani; Carlson, A.; Pryor and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1669, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring criminal background checks for firearm transfers; excepting certain transfers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.66, by adding a subdivision; 624.7132, subdivision 12; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 624; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 609.66, subdivision 1f; 624.7132, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Zerwas and Lesch introduced:

H. F. 1670, A bill for an act relating to transportation; making the driver diversion program permanent; authorizing proof of insurance provided by courts; amending the uniform traffic ticket; authorizing waiver of criminal surcharge; mandating court appearance for certain driving offenses; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 169.791, by adding a subdivision; 169.792, subdivision 7; 169.797, by adding a subdivision; 169.89, subdivision 1; 169.99, subdivision 1c, by adding a subdivision; 171.24, by adding a subdivision; 357.021, subdivision 6; Laws 2009, chapter 59, article 3, section 4, subdivision 9, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Zerwas and Lesch introduced:

H. F. 1671, A bill for an act relating to transportation; making the driver diversion program permanent; appropriating money; amending Laws 2009, chapter 59, article 3, section 4, subdivision 9, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Murphy, M. and Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1672, A bill for an act relating to retirement; volunteer firefighter relief associations; implementing the recommendations of the state auditor's volunteer firefighter working group; updating audit requirements; updating corporate stock requirements; modifying the definition of municipality; providing the option to include emergency medical response volunteers in plan coverage; making various technical corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 69.051, subdivision 1; 356A.06, subdivision 7; 424A.001, subdivisions 2, 3, 10, by adding a subdivision; 424A.002, subdivision 1; 424A.01, subdivisions 1, 5, 6; 424A.015, subdivision 1; 424A.016, subdivision 2; 424A.02, subdivisions 1, 3a, 7; 424A.04, subdivision 1; 424A.07; 424A.091, subdivision 3; 424A.094, subdivision 3; 424A.10, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1673, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying off-highway motorcycle education and training program; modifying provisions of Minnesota Naturalist Corps; modifying invasive species provisions; modifying requirements for designating forest trails; modifying state water trail provisions; modifying water safety requirements; modifying grant, contract, and lease provisions; modifying provisions to take, possess, and transport wildlife; modifying commissioner's duties and authority; requiring rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 84.01, by adding a subdivision; 84.791, subdivisions 1, 2; 84.946, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 84.992, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6; 84D.03, subdivisions 3, 4; 84D.04, subdivision 1; 84D.05, subdivision 1; 84D.11, by adding a subdivision; 85.32, subdivision 1; 86B.105; 86B.313, subdivision 1; 86B.501, subdivision 3; 86B.511; 88.523; 89.19, subdivision 2; 89.39; 90.041, subdivision 2; 90.051; 90.14; 90.151, subdivision 1; 90.162; 90.252; 94.343, subdivision 9; 94.344, subdivision 9; 97A.015, subdivisions 39, 43, 45, 52, 53; 97A.045, subdivision 10; 97A.475, subdivision 42; 97B.655, subdivision 1; 97C.601, subdivisions 2, 5; 97C.701, by adding a subdivision; 103G.411; 160.06; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 84.025, subdivision 10; 84.026, subdivision 3; 85.012, subdivision 27b; 86B.313, subdivisions 2, 3; 97C.601, subdivision 3; 97C.701, subdivisions 1a, 6; 97C.705; 97C.711; Minnesota Rules, parts 6256.0200; 6258.0100; 6258.0200; 6258.0300; 6258.0400; 6258.0500; 6258.0600; 6258.0700, subparts 1, 4, 5; 6258.0800; 6258.0900.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1674, A bill for an act relating to counties; providing a process for making the office of county recorder appointive in Marshall County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Green, Quam and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1675, A bill for an act relating to legacy; prohibiting payment of certain indirect costs from legacy funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.127, subdivision 8; 85.53, by adding a subdivision; 97A.056, by adding a subdivision; 114D.50, by adding a subdivision; 129D.17, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Allen, Clark, Omar, Olson, Slocum, Ward, Metsa, Lee, Mariani, Flanagan and Kunesh-Podein introduced:

H. F. 1676, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the American Indian and Indigenous Peoples Day; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Allen, Clark, Omar, Slocum, Ward, Lee, Mariani, Flanagan and Kunesh-Podein introduced:

H. F. 1677, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing the engraving on a statue of an historic figure.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Lee; Pinto; Maye Quade; Dehn, R.; Carlson, A.; Moran; Fischer; Wagenius; Omar; Ward and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1678, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the Taylor Hayden Gun Violence Prevention Act; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 1679, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for additional financing of metropolitan-area transit and paratransit capital expenditures; authorizing the issuance of certain obligations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.39, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Bennett, Loon, Gruenhagen, Maye Quade, Smith, Hamilton, Nash, Miller, Theis and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1680, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying academic standards; establishing child sexual abuse prevention programs; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 120B.021, subdivision 1; 120B.22, subdivision 2; 120B.23, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 120B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Slocum and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1681, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a trustee to oversee the closure of a charter school; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124E.10, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1682, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for Veterans' Voices radio programming.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1683, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for grants to radio stations.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance.

Sandstede, Peterson, Halverson, Youakim, Nelson, Lee, Kunesh-Podein, Sauke, Olson and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1684, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing appropriations for school readiness programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 124D.16, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Wills, Jurgens, Mariani, Hansen, Lillie and Haley introduced:

H. F. 1685, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for railroad crossing safety improvements for the Mississippi River Regional Trail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Heintzeman and Knoblach introduced:

H. F. 1686, A bill for an act relating to transportation; crediting surcharge on vehicle parking violations to highway user tax distribution fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 357.021, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 1687, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for sanitary and storm sewer facilities in Coleraine, Bovey, and Taconite; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, Hamilton, Lee and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 1688, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying length of probation for certain offenses; clarifying that court can grant early termination and discharge of probation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 609.135, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1689, A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting city and town expenditures for city and town historical societies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 138.053.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1690, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the sale of certain state lands bordering public water in Lake County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1691, A bill for an act relating to liquor; clarifying off-sale license for microdistilleries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 340A.22, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Hilstrom; Flanagan; Hortman; Dehn, R.; Becker-Finn; Ward and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1692, A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring state and local jail and prison inmates to be housed in publicly owned and operated jails and prisons; prohibiting the state and counties from contracting with private prisons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 241.01, subdivision 3a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 243; 641.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1693, A bill for an act relating to commerce; authorizing the Minnesota premium security plan as a state-based reinsurance program administered by the Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Anderson, S.; Davids; Applebaum; Drazkowski and Rosenthal introduced:

H. F. 1694, A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a private letter ruling program; limiting assessment authority of the commissioner of revenue; providing expanded authority to abate penalties and taxes; modifying penalties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 270C.31, by adding a subdivision; 270C.33, by adding subdivisions; 270C.34, subdivision 1; 270C.35, subdivision 4; 289A.40, subdivision 1; 289A.60, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 270C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1695, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a program to promote educational stability for students in foster care; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

O'Driscoll, Nelson and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1696, A bill for an act relating to counties; authorizing the appointment of county recorders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 375.08; 382.01; 382.02; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 375A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

O'Driscoll, Fenton, Nelson and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1697, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing a voting equipment grant program; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 206; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 204B.48.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy.

Fenton and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1698, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring lead testing of water in public school buildings; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Moran and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1699, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying allocation and permitted uses of county child protection funds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256M.41, subdivisions 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Moran and Omar introduced:

H. F. 1700, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for culturally competent mental health provider grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Omar and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1701, A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying the definition of electronic access data to exclude government employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.15, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1702, A bill for an act relating to juvenile justice; informing children under 14 years of age of the right to counsel; requiring that waivers of counsel be in writing by the child; requiring notice to counsel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 260C.163, subdivisions 3, 10; 260C.607, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Barr, R.; Fenton; Schomacker; Fischer; Pinto; Peterson; Baker and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1703, A bill for an act relating to health care; increasing the medical assistance reimbursement rate for public health nurse home visits; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1704, A bill for an act relating to health; adding provisions to the Minnesota Health Plan Market Rules; designating essential community provider; requiring audits of health carriers' financial records; allowing in certain circumstances continuation of services when an enrollee changes health plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62K.10, subdivisions 4, 5; 62Q.19, by adding a subdivision; 62Q.56, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Zerwas; Dean, M., and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1705, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing supplemental payments to providers of durable medical equipment and medical supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.766.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Smith, Vogel and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1706, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; providing for interlocutory appeal on the question of class certification; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 540.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Smith, Vogel and Scott introduced:

H. F. 1707, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; reducing the limitation period for bringing certain actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 541.05, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Knoblach and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1708, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant to expand the programming of the Promise Neighborhood of Central Minnesota; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 1709, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing public sale of certain tax-forfeited land that borders public water.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Scott and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1710, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to Fighting Chance.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Loonan, Vogel, Christensen and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1711, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the definition of agricultural purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 273.13, subdivision 23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Pierson, Zerwas, Schultz, Albright and Halverson introduced:

H. F. 1712, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying the requirements for collaborative community dental hygiene services; establishing requirements for collaborative community dental assisting services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 150A.10, subdivision 1a, by adding a subdivision; 150A.105, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Dehn, R.; Hamilton; Lee; Pryor and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 1713, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money to the commissioner of health for a grant to address hepatitis B in Asian populations.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hamilton, O'Driscoll, Baker, Applebaum, Slocum, Koegel, Freiberg, Flanagan and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1714, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to establish a working group and pilot programs to improve the implementation of youth sports concussion protocols and identify best practices for preventing and treating concussions; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

O'Neill and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1715, A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying data related to applicants for small business procurement programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.591, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Loon; Bennett; Poston; Peterson; Fenton; Theis; Anderson, P.; Backer; Lueck; Schomacker; Kiel; Urdahl; Anderson, S.; Uglem; Franke; Smith; Nornes; Erickson; Haley; Kresha; O'Driscoll; Swedzinski; Fabian; Baker; Wills; Anselmo; Christensen; Jessup; Neu; O'Neill; Daniels; Dettmer; Rarick; Pierson and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1716, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the basic formula allowance by two percent per year; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 126C.10, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Anderson, P. introduced:

H. F. 1717, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; making policy and technical changes to various agricultural-related provisions; reorganizing dairy law; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.6435, subdivision 8; 15.985; 18B.01, subdivisions 8, 31, by adding subdivisions; 18B.03, subdivisions 1, 4; 18B.04; 18B.26, subdivision 1; 18B.28, subdivisions 1, 3; 18B.305, subdivision 1; 18B.37, subdivision 3; 18H.06, subdivision 2; 18H.07, subdivisions 2, 3; 21.111, subdivisions 2, 3; 21.113; 21.117; 25.32; 25.33, subdivisions 5, 10, 21; 25.341, subdivisions 1, 2; 25.35; 25.371, subdivision 2; 25.38; 25.39, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3; 25.40, subdivision 2; 25.41, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, 7a; 25.42; 25.43; 27.04; 27.041, subdivision 1; 28A.03, by adding a subdivision; 28A.04, subdivision 1; 28A.05; 28A.08, subdivision 3; 28A.15, by adding subdivisions; 28A.21, subdivision 6; 31A.02, subdivision 4; 41B.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 223.17, subdivision 8; 232.22, subdivision 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 18B; 27; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 32D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 18B.01, subdivisions 10a, 10b, 22a; 18B.285; 25.371, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15; 28A.15, subdivision 2; 32.01, subdivisions 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12; 32.021; 32.071; 32.072; 32.073; 32.074; 32.075; 32.076; 32.078; 32.10; 32.102; 32.103; 32.105; 32.106; 32.21; 32.212; 32.22; 32.25; 32.391, subdivisions 1, 1d, 1e, 1f, 1g, 2, 3; 32.392; 32.393; 32.394, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 8a, 8b, 8c, 8d, 8e, 9, 11, 12; 32.395; 32.397; 32.398, subdivision 1; 32.401, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5; 32.415; 32.416; 32.475; 32.481, subdivision 1; 32.482; 32.483; 32.484; 32.486; 32.55, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 12, 13, 14; 32.555; 32.56; 32.61; 32.62; 32.63; 32.64; 32.645; 32.70; 32.71; 32.72; 32.74; 32.745; 32.75; 32.90.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Layman introduced:

H. F. 1718, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for public educational radio stations.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Whelan and Lesch introduced:

H. F. 1719, A bill for an act relating to paternity; amending the statute of limitations for paternity and nonpaternity actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 257.57, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 257.75, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Backer, Drazkowski, Poppe, Gruenhagen, Hertaus, Marquart, Kiel, Swedzinski, Hamilton, Bennett and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1720, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the exemption for agricultural containment facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 272.02, subdivision 23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Policy.

Albright, Nornes, Pelowski, Bernardy and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1721, A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring a report on certain consulting work performed for public postsecondary educational systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 135A.031, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Knoblach, Theis and Howe introduced:

H. F. 1722, A bill for an act relating to mass transit; requiring initiation of negotiations to extend and modify Northstar commuter rail passenger service.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Pinto, Kiel, Flanagan, Loon and Moran introduced:

H. F. 1723, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to study and report on disparities in accessing prenatal care; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Pinto, Lesch, Hilstrom, Smith and Jessup introduced:

H. F. 1724, A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying certain data related to small business certification programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 13.591, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Drazkowski, Backer, Baker, Quam, Hertaus, Green and Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1725, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; amending certain weight limitations for vehicles transporting milk; requiring an analysis of certain deficient bridges; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 1726, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a statewide policy for use of force and deadly force by state and local law enforcement agencies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 624.714, subdivision 2a; 626.8452, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Security Policy and Finance.

Zerwas, O'Neill and West introduced:

H. F. 1727, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring public schools to maintain monthly utility consumption data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Innovation Policy.

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1728, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing the public sale of certain tax-forfeited lands bordering public water in Beltrami County.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1729, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to negotiate agreements for assumption of section 404 permit program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Dean, M. and Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1730, A bill for an act relating to health; providing for the licensure of prescribed pediatric extended care centers by the commissioner of health; setting fees; authorizing rulemaking; providing for criminal penalties; classifying certain data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 13.381, by adding a subdivision; 144.057, subdivision 1; 626.556, subdivisions 2, 3, 3c, 10d; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144H.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1731, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money from the clean water fund.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Hoppe, Slocum, Davids, Applebaum and Loonan introduced:

H. F. 1732, A bill for an act relating to insurance; examinations by the commissioner of commerce; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 45.027, subdivision 7; 60A.031, subdivisions 2a, 6; 62C.11, by adding a subdivision; 62D.24; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Wills introduced:

H. F. 1733, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a subtraction and refundable credit for contributions to a Minnesota college savings plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Zerwas introduced:

H. F. 1734, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing county community-based mental health grants; establishing the community-based mental health account in the special revenue fund; providing a sunset date for county payments for state-operated facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 245.4661, subdivisions 2, 9, by adding a subdivision; 246.18, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 246.54, by adding a subdivision; 253B.045, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 1735, A bill for an act relating to permanent school fund; transferring administration of school trust lands; establishing the school trust management account; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 16A.125, subdivision 5; 84.027, subdivision 18; 84.085, subdivision 1; 92.01; 92.02; 92.025; 92.12, subdivision 1; 92.121; 92.13; 93.0015, subdivisions 1, 2; 93.05, subdivision 3; 93.055; 93.2236; 94.16, subdivision 3; 127A.30, subdivision 1; 127A.351; 127A.353, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 92.83; 127A.352.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Davids and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 1736, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for income from certain public pension plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Thissen introduced:

H. F. 1737, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for community identity and cultural heritage grants program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Funding Finance.

Ecklund and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1738, A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying certain boathouse lease terms; amending Laws 2000, chapter 486, section 4, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Zerwas; Dean, M.; Murphy, E.; Schomacker and Flanagan introduced:

H. F. 1739, A bill for an act relating to human services; setting requirements for competitive bidding and managed care procurement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 256B.69, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Barr, R.; Halverson and Hoppe introduced:

H. F. 1740, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing an on-sale license to a National Football League training site.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Regulatory Reform.

Loonan and West introduced:

H. F. 1741, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; requiring counties to forward certain multiple county mortgage tax payments to the commissioner of revenue for distribution; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 287.08.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Runbeck and Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1742, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring a study on the vulnerability of the electrical grid to solar storms; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Backer, Kiel, Marquart, Gunther and Fabian introduced:

H. F. 1743, A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a greater Minnesota workforce opportunity grant pilot program; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Job Growth and Energy Affordability Policy and Finance.

Carlson, A.; Slocum and Kunesh-Podein introduced:

H. F. 1744, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for The Works Museum; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 1745, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing a Metro Mobility Enhancement Task Force; requiring a legislative report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Anderson, P.; Hausman and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1746, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a plant growth research facility at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education and Career Readiness Policy and Finance.

Wagenius, Drazkowski and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1747, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; modifying the sewer availability charge; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.517, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation and Regional Governance Policy.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1748, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to ethnic minority chambers of commerce for certain farming opportunities.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1749, A bill for an act relating to mental health; expanding distribution of medical education funds to clinical medical education programs training marriage and family therapists and professional clinical counselors; establishing mental health practicum incentive payments; appropriating money for the health professional education loan forgiveness program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 62J.692, subdivisions 1, 3; 245.464, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1750, A bill for an act relating to mass transit; appropriating money for supplemental metropolitan transit service.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance.

Lesch and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1751, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing for certain disclosures by the commissioner of revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 270B.14, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

Torkelson and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1752, A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing the riparian buffer compensation program and riparian protection aid; modifying conversion schedule for construction debris; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 297H.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 103F; 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance.

Torkelson and Davids introduced:

H. F. 1753, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; Sustainable Forest Incentive Act; modifying collection and refund provisions; allowing for disclosure of certain information and a collection agreement between the commissioner of revenue and the commissioner of the natural resources; modifying requirements for land enrolled in the Sustainable Forest Incentive Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 84.82, subdivision 10; 84.922, subdivision 11; 86B.401, subdivision 12; 115A.1314, subdivision 1; 270B.14, by adding a subdivision; 290C.03; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 290C; 297A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 290C.02,