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STATE OF MINNESOTA

 

Journal of the House

 

NINETIETH SESSION - 2017

 

_____________________

 

TENTH DAY

 

Saint Paul, Minnesota, Monday, January 30, 2017

 

 

      The House of Representatives convened at 3:30 p.m. and was called to order by Kurt Daudt, Speaker of the House.

 

      Prayer was offered by Rabbi Lynn C. Liberman, Community Chaplain, Jewish Family Service of Saint Paul, St. Paul, Minnesota.

 

      The members of the House gave the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.

 

      The roll was called and the following members were present:

 


Albright

Allen

Anderson, P.

Anderson, S.

Anselmo

Applebaum

Backer

Bahr, C.

Baker

Barr, R.

Becker-Finn

Bennett

Bernardy

Bliss

Bly

Carlson, A.

Carlson, L.

Christensen

Clark

Considine

Cornish

Daniels

Davids

Davnie

Dean, M.

Dehn, R.

Dettmer

Drazkowski

Ecklund

Erickson

Fabian

Fenton

Fischer

Flanagan

Franke

Franson

Freiberg

Garofalo

Green

Grossell

Gruenhagen

Gunther

Haley

Halverson

Hamilton

Hansen

Hausman

Heintzeman

Hertaus

Hilstrom

Hoppe

Hornstein

Hortman

Howe

Jessup

Johnson, B.

Johnson, C.

Johnson, S.

Jurgens

Kiel

Knoblach

Koegel

Koznick

Kresha

Kunesh-Podein

Layman

Lee

Lesch

Liebling

Lien

Lillie

Loeffler

Loon

Loonan

Lucero

Lueck

Mahoney

Mariani

Marquart

Masin

Maye Quade

McDonald

Metsa

Miller

Moran

Murphy, E.

Murphy, M.

Nash

Nelson

Newberger

Nornes

O'Driscoll

Olson

Omar

O'Neill

Pelowski

Peppin

Petersburg

Pierson

Pinto

Poppe

Poston

Pryor

Pugh

Quam

Rarick

Rosenthal

Runbeck

Sandstede

Sauke

Schomacker

Scott

Smith

Sundin

Swedzinski

Theis

Thissen

Torkelson

Uglem

Urdahl

Vogel

Wagenius

Ward

West

Whelan

Youakim

Zerwas

Spk. Daudt


 

      A quorum was present.

 

      Lohmer, Peterson, Schultz, Slocum and Wills were excused.

 

      The Chief Clerk proceeded to read the Journal of the preceding day.  There being no objection, further reading of the Journal was dispensed with and the Journal was approved as corrected by the Chief Clerk.


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PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS

 

 

      The following communication was received:

 

 

STATE OF MINNESOTA

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE

ST. PAUL 55155

 

The Honorable Kurt L. Daudt

Speaker of the House of Representatives

 

The Honorable Michelle L. Fischbach

President of the Senate

 

      I have the honor to inform you that the following enrolled Act of the 2017 Session of the State Legislature has been received from the Office of the Governor and is deposited in the Office of the Secretary of State for preservation, pursuant to the State Constitution, Article IV, Section 23:

 

 

S. F.

No.

 

H. F.

No.

 

Session Laws

Chapter No.

Time and

Date Approved

2017

 

Date Filed

2017

 

          1                                                      2                                        7:21 p.m. January 26                           January 26

 

 

                                                                                                                                Sincerely,

 

                                                                                                                                Steve Simon

                                                                                                                                Secretary of State

 

 

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES AND DIVISIONS

 

 

Urdahl from the Committee on Capital Investment to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

Reported the same back with the following amendments:

 

Page 1, after line 20, insert:

 

"Subd. 2.  Bond sale expenses.  $35,000 is appropriated from the bond proceeds fund to the commissioner of management and budget for bond sale expenses under Minnesota Statutes, section 16A.641, subdivision 8."

 

Page 1, line 21, delete "2" and insert "3"


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Page 1, line 23, delete "$35,000,000" and insert "$35,035,000"

 

 

With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be re-referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

Schomacker from the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

Reported the same back with the following amendments:

 

Page 3, line 3, delete the new language and reinstate the stricken language, and after "St. Paul" insert ", and ambulance services owned and operated by another governmental entity that chooses to participate by requesting the commissioner to determine an upper payment limit"

 

Page 3, lines 6, 9, and 13, after "other" insert "participating"

 

Page 3, line 13, after the second period, insert "A tribal government that owns and operates an ambulance service is not eligible to participate under this subdivision."

 

 

With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

Schomacker from the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

Reported the same back with the following amendments:

 

Page 1, line 14, after "2016," insert "through December 31, 2017,"

 

Page 2, line 1, delete "July 1, 2017" and insert "January 1, 2018"

 

Page 2, line 2, delete everything after "services"

 

Page 2, line 3, delete "(b)" and delete everything after the period

 

Page 2, delete lines 4 and 5

 

 

With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

 

      The report was adopted.


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Schomacker from the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

Reported the same back with the following amendments:

 

Page 1, line 12, strike "posthospital" and delete "or post-nursing-home" and strike "discharge" and insert "postdischarge" and after "visit" insert ", after discharge from a hospital or skilled nursing facility,"

 

Page 1, line 13, strike "posthospital" and delete "or post-nursing-home" and strike "discharge" and insert "postdischarge"

 

Page 2, line 7, strike "posthospital" and delete "or post-nursing-home" and strike "discharge" and insert "postdischarge"

 

 

With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be re-referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

O'Driscoll from the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

Reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill be placed on the General Register.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

Schomacker from the Committee on Health and Human Services Reform to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

Reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill be re-referred to the Committee on Civil Law and Data Practices Policy.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS

 

 

      H. F. No. 296 was read for the second time.


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INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING OF HOUSE BILLS

 

 

      The following House Files were introduced:

 

 

Vogel; Metsa; Daudt; Nash; Halverson; Loonan; O'Neill; Scott; Pugh; Uglem; Anderson, P.; Runbeck; Lucero and Anderson, S., introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Pierson, Rarick, Backer, Heintzeman, Franson, Davids, Poppe and Pelowski introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Loonan and Hamilton introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Mahoney and Johnson, S., introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Youakim, Loonan, Applebaum and Slocum introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Pierson, Rarick and Davids introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Howe, Theis and Kresha introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Peterson, Liebling and Schomacker introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Backer, Howe and Anderson, P., introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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;


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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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Zerwas, Ward, Lien, Hilstrom, Becker-Finn, Uglem, Grossell and O'Neill introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Nash and Hoppe introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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. No. 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.


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Anderson, P.; Franke; Hamilton; Johnson, C.; Swedzinski; Poston; Theis; Grossell; Metsa; Rarick; Lien; Urdahl; Marquart; Nelson; Nornes; Backer; Pinto and Davnie introduced:

 

H. F. No. 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.

 

 

REPORT FROM THE COMMITTEE ON RULES

AND LEGISLATIVE ADMINISTRATION

 

      Peppin from the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration, pursuant to rule 1.21, designated the following bill to be placed on the Calendar for the Day for Monday, January 30, 2017:

 

      H. F. No. 244.

 

 

CALENDAR FOR THE DAY

 

 

      H. F. No. 244 was reported to the House.

 

 

Davids moved to amend H. F. No. 244, the first engrossment, as follows:

 

Page 1, line 13, after the period, insert "Notwithstanding section 274.014, subdivision 3, paragraph (a),"

 

Page 1, line 14, delete "February 1, 2017" and insert "February 10, 2017, and no town's board of appeal and equalization shall be deemed to have transferred its powers to a county if the town provides the required resolution and certification under this section to the county assessor by that date.  For qualifying towns, a determination, made prior to enactment of this law, that the town's local board has transferred its power for assessment year 2017 is not effective.  The county assessor must provide the required notice under section 274.01, subdivision 1, paragraph (a), to the town clerk of a qualifying town by February 25, 2017.  For purposes of this section, "qualifying town" is a town whose board is eligible to have its powers reinstated under this section"

 

 

      The motion prevailed and the amendment was adopted.

 

 

      H. F. No. 244, A bill for an act relating to property tax administration; providing a waiver for certain local board of appeals and equalization trainings.

 

 

      The bill was read for the third time, as amended, and placed upon its final passage.


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              The question was taken on the passage of the bill and the roll was called.  There were 128 yeas and 0 nays as follows:

 

      Those who voted in the affirmative were:

 


Albright

Allen

Anderson, P.

Anderson, S.

Anselmo

Applebaum

Backer

Bahr, C.

Baker

Barr, R.

Becker-Finn

Bennett

Bernardy

Bliss

Bly

Carlson, A.

Carlson, L.

Christensen

Clark

Considine

Cornish

Daniels

Davids

Davnie

Dean, M.

Dehn, R.

Dettmer

Drazkowski

Ecklund

Erickson

Fabian

Fenton

Fischer

Flanagan

Franke

Franson

Freiberg

Garofalo

Green

Grossell

Gruenhagen

Gunther

Haley

Halverson

Hamilton

Hansen

Hausman

Heintzeman

Hertaus

Hilstrom

Hoppe

Hornstein

Hortman

Howe

Jessup

Johnson, B.

Johnson, C.

Johnson, S.

Jurgens

Kiel

Knoblach

Koegel

Koznick

Kresha

Kunesh-Podein

Layman

Lee

Lesch

Liebling

Lien

Lillie

Loeffler

Loon

Loonan

Lucero

Lueck

Mahoney

Mariani

Marquart

Masin

Maye Quade

McDonald

Metsa

Miller

Moran

Murphy, E.

Murphy, M.

Nash

Nelson

Newberger

Nornes

O'Driscoll

Olson

Omar

O'Neill

Pelowski

Peppin

Petersburg

Pierson

Pinto

Poppe

Poston

Pryor

Pugh

Quam

Rarick

Rosenthal

Runbeck

Sandstede

Sauke

Schomacker

Scott

Smith

Sundin

Swedzinski

Theis

Thissen

Torkelson

Uglem

Urdahl

Vogel

Wagenius

Ward

West

Whelan

Youakim

Zerwas

Spk. Daudt


 

 

      The bill was passed, as amended, and its title agreed to.

 

 

MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS

 

 

      Hoppe moved that the name of Davids be shown as chief author on H. F. No. 5.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Loon moved that the name of Vogel be added as an author on H. F. No. 18.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Lesch moved that the name of Pinto be added as an author on H. F. No. 42.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Liebling moved that the name of Koegel be added as an author on H. F. No. 67.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Johnson, C., moved that the name of Mariani be added as an author on H. F. No. 92.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Murphy, E., moved that the name of Olson be added as an author on H. F. No. 116.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Nash moved that the names of Thissen and Newberger be added as authors on H. F. No. 122.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Davids moved that the name of Vogel be added as an author on H. F. No. 182.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Uglem moved that the name of Koegel be added as an author on H. F. No. 207.  The motion prevailed.


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              Dettmer moved that the name of Nash be added as an author on H. F. No. 226.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Baker moved that the names of Urdahl and Bahr, C., be added as authors on H. F. No. 234.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Schultz moved that the name of Bernardy be added as an author on H. F. No. 246.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Kiel moved that the name of Layman be added as an author on H. F. No. 262.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Bahr, C., moved that the name of Erickson be added as an author on H. F. No. 309.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Olson moved that the name of Davids be added as an author on H. F. No. 311.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Anderson, S., moved that the name of Gruenhagen be added as an author on H. F. No. 328.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Davnie moved that the name of Youakim be added as an author on H. F. No. 344.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Allen moved that the name of Slocum be added as an author on H. F. No. 357.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Bliss moved that the name of Davids be added as an author on H. F. No. 368.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Knoblach moved that the name of Scott be added as an author on H. F. No. 387.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Kresha moved that the name of Scott be added as an author on H. F. No. 388.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Zerwas moved that the name of Backer be added as an author on H. F. No. 390.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Schultz moved that the name of Lee be added as an author on H. F. No. 404.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Runbeck moved that the name of Lohmer be added as an author on H. F. No. 418.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Carlson, A., moved that the name of Olson be added as an author on H. F. No. 427.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Fabian moved that the name of Lueck be added as an author on H. F. No. 434.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Fenton moved that the name of Youakim be added as an author on H. F. No. 463.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Peterson moved that the name of Newberger be added as an author on H. F. No. 484.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Anderson, P., moved that the name of Kiel be added as an author on H. F. No. 485.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Bly moved that the names of Sandstede, Hausman, Clark and Hornstein be added as authors on H. F. No. 488.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Schultz moved that the names of Rosenthal and Metsa be added as authors on H. F. No. 496.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Schomacker moved that the name of Kiel be added as an author on H. F. No. 500.  The motion prevailed.


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              Fenton moved that the names of Fischer and Lohmer be added as authors on H. F. No. 501.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Dettmer moved that the name of Ecklund be added as an author on H. F. No. 505.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Gunther moved that the name of Thissen be added as an author on H. F. No. 506.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Fenton moved that the name of Ward be added as an author on H. F. No. 511.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Swedzinski moved that the names of Bliss, Lueck, Torkelson and Kiel be added as authors on H. F. No. 513.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Sundin moved that the name of Dehn, R., be added as an author on H. F. No. 514.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Zerwas moved that the name of Pierson be added as an author on H. F. No. 518.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Bly moved that the name of Thissen be added as an author on H. F. No. 523.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Garofalo moved that the name of Christensen be added as an author on H. F. No. 525.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Clark moved that the name of Thissen be added as an author on H. F. No. 541.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Lesch moved that the name of Omar be added as an author on H. F. No. 542.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Mahoney moved that the name of Thissen be added as an author on H. F. No. 544.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Fenton moved that the name of Ward be added as an author on H. F. No. 547.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Swedzinski moved that the name of Kiel be added as an author on H. F. No. 549.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Green moved that the name of Lohmer be added as an author on H. F. No. 552.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Dettmer moved that the name of Howe be added as an author on H. F. No. 555.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Erickson moved that the name of Runbeck be added as an author on H. F. No. 558.  The motion prevailed.

 

      O'Driscoll moved that the names of Murphy, M., and Thissen be added as authors on H. F. No. 565.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Lillie moved that the name of Thissen be added as an author on H. F. No. 572.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Moran moved that the names of Lee, Maye Quade, Clark and Thissen be added as authors on H. F. No. 577.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Johnson, C., moved that the name of Thissen be added as an author on H. F. No. 578.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Barr, R., moved that the name of Applebaum be added as an author on H. F. No. 587.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Johnson, C., moved that the name of Howe be added as an author on H. F. No. 588.  The motion prevailed.


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              Dean, M., moved that the names of Maye Quade and Clark be added as authors on H. F. No. 597.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Swedzinski moved that H. F. No. 299 be recalled from the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy and be re-referred to the Committee on Taxes.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Freiberg moved that H. F. No. 456 be recalled from the Committee on Government Operations and Elections Policy and be re-referred to the Committee on Taxes.  The motion prevailed.

 

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

      Peppin moved that when the House adjourns today it adjourn until 12:15 p.m., Wednesday, February 1, 2017.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Peppin moved that the House adjourn.  The motion prevailed, and the Speaker declared the House stands adjourned until 12:15 p.m., Wednesday, February 1, 2017.

 

 

Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives