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INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

Thursday, February 04, 2021


The following House Files were introduced:

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 648, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; prohibiting health plans from limiting testing for opioids; 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 Finance and Policy.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 649, A bill for an act relating to education finance; amending the statewide concurrent enrollment teacher training program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.76; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 11, article 3, section 23, subdivision 8.

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

O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 650, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting construction materials for a fire station in the city of Buffalo; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Robbins, Erickson, Urdahl, Koznick, Scott and McDonald introduced:

H. F. 651, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying requirements for reading proficiency and literacy incentive aid; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120B.12, subdivisions 2, 2a, 3, by adding subdivisions; 122A.185, subdivision 1; 124D.98, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 120B; 122A.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 652, A bill for an act relating to insurance; prohibiting life insurers from using a prescription for an opiate antagonist when making certain determinations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 61A.

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

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 653, A bill for an act relating to solar energy; modifying siting provisions governing community solar gardens; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.1641.

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

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 654, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; extending an exemption for purchases made by certain public safety facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Xiong, J.; Noor; Hassan; Richardson; Gomez; Lee; Vang; Frazier and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 655, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Xiong, J.; Noor; Hassan; Richardson; Gomez; Lee; Vang; Frazier; Thompson and Feist introduced:

H. F. 656, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio-Latino Communities United in Service (CLUES).

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Feist and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 657, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a grant program for online access to music education for children and students in Minnesota; appropriating money; requiring a report.

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

Johnson and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 658, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for election of the police chief in cities of the first class; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 436.

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

Richardson and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 659, A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to seek an amendment to the brain injury waiver; modifying the definition of traumatic brain injury for the state traumatic brain injury program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.093, subdivision 2.

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

Richardson and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 660, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Dignity in Pregnancy and Childbirth Act; requiring continuing education on anti-racism training and implicit bias; expanding the maternal death studies conducted by the commissioner of health to include maternal morbidity; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 145.901; 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 Finance and Policy.

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 661, 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 and Policy.

Long introduced:

H. F. 662, A bill for an act relating to redistricting; requiring the allocation of certain incarcerated persons based on their last known address in the state; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 2.

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

Lippert, Schultz, Moller, Klevorn, Boldon, Elkins and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 663, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing enrollment requirements for personal care assistance agencies; establishing additional duties for personal care assistants and qualified professionals; establishing a payment rate methodology for personal care assistance services; requiring commissioner of human services to study methodology; requiring providers to submit workforce data; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.0659, subdivisions 14, 21, 24, by adding subdivisions; 256B.69, subdivision 5a; 256B.85, subdivision 2; 256S.18, subdivision 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

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

Howard and Greenman introduced:

H. F. 664, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for predesign and design of facilities at the Wood Lake Nature Center in Richfield; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Backer introduced:

H. F. 665, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting certain sales of electricity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297A.67, subdivision 15, by adding a subdivision; 297A.68, subdivisions 2, 3, 10, 30.

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

Backer introduced:

H. F. 666, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying teacher shortage loan forgiveness eligibility to include nonpublic schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136A.1791, subdivision 1.

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

Backer introduced:

H. F. 667, A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting employers from discipline or discharge for employee or applicant refusal to immunize; providing civil action remedies; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 668, A bill for an act relating to child care; authorizing grants to expand access to child care for children with disabilities; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 669, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; establishing requirements for timely provider credentialing by health plan companies; 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 Finance and Policy.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 670, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; banning the sale, use, and application of chlorpyrifos; requiring certain product recall and collection efforts; transferring money; 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 and Policy.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 671, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Teachers Retirement Association and higher education individual retirement account plan; authorizing an eligible St. Cloud State University employee to elect Teachers Retirement Association coverage and receive retroactive coverage.

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

Ecklund; Lislegard; Olson, L., and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 672, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the Northeast Entrepreneur Fund.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Howard introduced:

H. F. 673, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing ACT scale scores as a substitute for Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment scale scores; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.30, subdivision 1.

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

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 674, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing reporting requirements for certain counties that impose the county transportation sales and use tax; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.993, by adding a subdivision.

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

Munson, Bahr and Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 675, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of health to apply for a federal Schedule I exemption for the medical use of cannabis; reclassifying marijuana and nonsynthetic THC from a Schedule I to a Schedule II controlled substance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.01, subdivision 23; 152.02, subdivisions 2, 3; 152.11, by adding a subdivision; 152.12, by adding a subdivision; 152.125, subdivision 3; 152.126, subdivision 1.

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

Green and Poston introduced:

H. F. 676, 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 2020, sections 14.05, subdivision 1; 14.389, subdivision 5.

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

Xiong, T. and Noor introduced:

H. F. 677, A bill for an act relating to unemployment; modifying the definition of reemployment assistance training to allow additional training options; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.035, subdivision 21c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 678, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to Helmets to Hard Hats.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Boldon introduced:

H. F. 679, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for Bridges to Healthcare.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Frederick and Akland introduced:

H. F. 680, 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 Finance.

Frederick and Akland introduced:

H. F. 681, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota.

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

Ecklund and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 682, A bill for an act relating to construction codes; specifying approval of Internet continuing education courses for manufactured home installers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.0981, subdivision 4.

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

Olson, L.; Schultz and Murphy introduced:

H. F. 683, A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting special education revenue for Independent School District No. 709, Duluth; creating a base adjustment; authorizing supplemental special education aid; appropriating money.

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

Olson, L. and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 684, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money to repair and restore the Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 685, A bill for an act relating to elections; judicial offices; repealing requirement that the term incumbent be printed next to the incumbent candidate's name on the ballot; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 204B.36, subdivision 5.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 686, A bill for an act relating to rural broadband; allowing existing easements held by rural electric cooperatives to be used to provide broadband service; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 308A.201, subdivision 12.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 687, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; adding payments for security services to the list of allowable noncampaign disbursements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.01, subdivision 26.

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

Lucero, Mortensen, Bennett, Mueller and Baker introduced:

H. F. 688, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; establishing immunity from COVID-19 liability; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Igo and Theis introduced:

H. F. 689, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing public school students to attend courses at nonpublic schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120A.22, by adding a subdivision.

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

Igo introduced:

H. F. 690, 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 2020, section 297A.71, by adding a subdivision.

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

Igo and Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 691, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing annual tax holiday periods for sales and purchases of certain firearms and certain fishing equipment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.68, by adding subdivisions.

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

Igo and Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 692, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing annual tax holiday period for sales and purchases of school supplies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.68, by adding a subdivision.

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

Igo introduced:

H. F. 693, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Grand Rapids to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Pinto, Hortman and Moller introduced:

H. F. 694, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring criminal background checks for firearms transfers; modifying grounds for disqualification of transferee permit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 624.7131; 624.7132; 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 Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 695, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing uniformity in enforcing driving under the influence provisions for certain recreational vehicles; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.795, subdivision 5; 84.83, subdivision 5; 86B.705, subdivision 2; 97A.065, subdivision 2; 169A.20, subdivision 1; 169A.52, by adding a subdivision; 169A.54, by adding a subdivision; 171.306, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 84; 86B; 171; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.91, subdivision 1; 86B.331, subdivision 1; 169A.20, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 696, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; classifying data on individuals who are minors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.7931, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 697, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for state trails; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Mueller, Erickson, Theis, Raleigh, Akland and Boe introduced:

H. F. 698, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring law enforcement to adopt policies for human sex trafficking investigation cases; 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 Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Mueller; Erickson; Demuth; Bennett; Olson, B.; Theis; Akland; Raleigh and Boe introduced:

H. F. 699, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a pilot for short-call substitute teachers.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 700, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring report to set goals for carbon sequestration in public and private forests.

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

Lippert, Vang, Stephenson, Acomb, Lee, Long, Hornstein, Christensen, Bierman and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 701, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing soil-healthy farming goals; creating financial incentives for soil-healthy farming; requiring data collection; classifying data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.643, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103C.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 702, 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 State Government Finance and Elections.

Huot introduced:

H. F. 703, A bill for an act relating to economic development; repurposing an unexpended appropriation for wastewater infrastructure in Rosemount; amending Laws 2017, chapter 94, article 1, section 2, subdivision 2, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 704, A bill for an act relating to education; creating an ethnic studies requirement; creating an Ethnic Studies Task Force; authorizing rulemaking; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.024, 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 Policy.

Urdahl, Erickson, Haley and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 705, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying civics and social studies graduation requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120B.02, subdivision 3; 120B.024, subdivision 1.

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

Rasmusson introduced:

H. F. 706, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for improvements in Fergus Falls; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 21, subdivision 20.

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

Moller and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 707, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying and clarifying criminal sexual conduct provisions; creating a new crime of sexual extortion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.341, subdivisions 7, 14, 15, by adding subdivisions; 609.342; 609.343; 609.344; 609.345; 609.3451; 609.3455; 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 Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 708, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for North Hennepin Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 709, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for the Minnesota Council on Economic Education; appropriating money.

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

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 710, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring teacher preparation programs to include online coursework; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.092, by adding a subdivision.

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

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 711, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a teacher licensure requirement for early education programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 712, A bill for an act relating to taxation; implementing a tax on capital gain net income; imposing a tax on unrecognized capital gains at death; modifying certain levy-aid education programs; providing for a state referendum replacement levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 124E.20, subdivision 1; 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 2e; 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 31; 126C.13, subdivision 4; 289A.08, subdivision 1; 289A.19, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 275; 290; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 126C.10, subdivisions 2e, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 7a, 7b, 8, 9, 10, 11.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 713, A bill for an act relating to human services; permitting county agencies to obtain information by phone or written communication to complete MFIP household report forms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256J.30, subdivision 8.

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

Bennett, Poston, Erickson, Boe and Backer introduced:

H. F. 714, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying innovation zone provisions; amending Laws 2017, First Special Session chapter 5, article 2, section 52.

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

Greenman, Ecklund and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 715, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to the Construction Careers Foundation.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 716, A bill for an act relating to transportation; expanding impounded vehicle charges to include recovery and storage of a motor vehicle and its cargo and accident site cleanup; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 168B.045; 168B.07, subdivision 1.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 717, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; extending the civil statute of limitations for certain actions by peace officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 541.073, subdivision 2; 573.02, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Vang introduced:

H. F. 718, A bill for an act relating to environment policy; authorizing cities to adopt certain pesticide control ordinances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 18B.09.

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

O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 719, A bill for an act relating to solid waste; modifying closure requirements for solid waste disposal facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116.07, subdivision 4f.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 720, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a wastewater lift station in the city of Birchwood; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 721, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for performance grants to International Institute of Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Thompson and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 722, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing payment rates for certain substance use disorder treatment providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 254B.12, by adding a subdivision.

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

Thompson; Winkler; Feist; Her; Jordan; Berg; Hanson, J., and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 723, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a grant to African American Youth Access and African Immigrant Family Outreach programs; appropriating money.

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

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 724, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; repealing the sunset of the historic structure rehabilitation credit; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0681, subdivision 10.

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

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 725, A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding extended time revenue to all students placed at residential treatment facilities providing mental health or juvenile justice services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 2a.

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

Bahner and Her introduced:

H. F. 726, 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 Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 727, 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 Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Lee; Noor; Moran; Gomez; Xiong, J.; Davnie; Thompson; Hassan; Her; Agbaje; Jordan; Hollins; Hornstein; Pinto; Long; Greenman; Mariani and Youakim introduced:

H. F. 728, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the issuance of redevelopment appropriation bonds for areas damaged by civil unrest; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 729, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for a new name for an advisory council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 626.8435; 626.8457, subdivision 3.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 730, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a grant program to reimburse law enforcement agencies for the cost of hiring a public safety policy and training consultant; appropriating money.

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

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 731, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to study storm water retention and infiltration and for a water storage plan.

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

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 732, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the Department of Transportation to publish certain information about project selection; requiring the Department of Transportation to adopt certain project selection policies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 174.40, subdivision 5; 174.50, subdivision 7; 174.52, subdivision 5.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 733, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; standardizing review of certain capital projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16B.335, subdivision 2.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 734, A bill for an act relating to data practices; authorizing the commissioner of revenue to disclose return information related to business relief payments to counties; amending Laws 2020, Seventh Special Session chapter 2, article 1, section 1, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Franke introduced:

H. F. 735, A bill for an act relating to mass transit; appropriating money for the Red Rock Corridor transitway demonstration project.

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

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 736, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; modifying authorization for city of Sartell to impose a food and beverage tax; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 6, article 6, section 27.

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

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 737, A bill for an act relating to commerce; allowing continuing education credit, evaluations, and modifying standards of conduct for real property appraisers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 82B.021, by adding subdivisions; 82B.03, by adding a subdivision; 82B.19, by adding a subdivision; 82B.195, 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 Finance and Policy.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 738, A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting the city of Lake City to establish a port authority commission; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.

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

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 739, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article XIII; authorizing food retailers to sell wine and beer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.405, subdivision 1; 340A.412, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 340A.413, subdivision 5; 340A.503, subdivision 4.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 740, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying intermediate care facility for persons with developmental disabilities payment rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision; 256B.5013, subdivisions 1, 6; 256B.5015, subdivision 2.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 741, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; prohibiting false caller identification information; providing for criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 325E.26, by adding subdivisions; 609.52, subdivision 3; 609.527, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 325E.31.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 742, 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 Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 743, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying reading instruction requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.06, subdivision 4.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 744, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring an annual report from commissioner of transportation on transportation and the environment; appropriating money; 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 Finance and Policy.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 745, A bill for an act relating to health care; exempting medications for the prevention or treatment of HIV from medical assistance and MinnesotaCare co-payments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.0631, subdivision 1; 256L.03, subdivision 5.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 746, A bill for an act relating to energy; amending the biomass technologies that contribute to a utility's renewable energy standard obligation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.1691, subdivision 1.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 747, A bill for an act relating to housing; maximizing the state's investment; preventing displacement; requiring rental housing projects financed at least in part by the Housing Finance Agency to be affordable for at least 30 years; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.05, by adding a subdivision.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 748, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a standardized assessment task force; requiring a report.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 749, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a segment of marked Trunk Highway 11 in Roseau County as Patrol Inspector Robert H. Lobdell Memorial Highway; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 161.14, by adding a subdivision.

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

Acomb; Hansen, R.; Lippert; Morrison and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 750, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for urban reforestation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Acomb and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 751, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing beneficial building electrification goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve public health; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B.

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

Ecklund and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 752, A bill for an act relating to the military; modifying provisions related to the appointment, rank, term, and vacancy of the adjutant general; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 190.07.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Long introduced:

H. F. 753, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring that certain peace officer-initiated use of force cases be prosecuted by a special prosecutor; establishing the Board of Special Prosecution and a special prosecutorial office; prohibiting the use of grand juries in certain peace officer-initiated use of force cases; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626B.

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

Long introduced:

H. F. 754, A bill for an act relating to the legislature; requiring racial impact screening of certain legislation; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

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

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 755, A bill for an act relating to creative freedom; adopting the Creative Freedom Act; regulating employee invention agreements for veterans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.78, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Mueller introduced:

H. F. 756, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for the Austin Wastewater Treatment Plant; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivision 8.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 757, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying the class of vehicles requiring a salvage certificate of title; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 168A.151, subdivision 1.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 758, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying allocation of state general sales tax revenue related to motor vehicle repair and replacement parts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.94.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 759, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property and local; homestead determination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.124, subdivision 1.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 760, A bill for an act relating to transportation; creating a grant program to fund improvements to township roads; appropriating money for a township road grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; 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 Finance and Policy.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 761, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for local roads and bridges; authorizing sale and issuance of general obligation bonds.

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

Mekeland and Theis introduced:

H. F. 762, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; prohibiting transfer of funds from the contractor recovery fund outside of stated purpose; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.89, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 763, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring same day licenses and identification cards; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.02, by adding a subdivision.

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

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 764, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing transit safety, fare payment compliance, and administrative citations; requiring grants and allocation of funds; establishing penalties; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 473.4051, by adding a subdivision; 473.407, by adding a subdivision; 609.855, by adding subdivisions; 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 Finance and Policy.

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 765, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring MnPASS fees to be based on traffic congestion thresholds; repealing MnPASS lane rulemaking exemption; requiring Department of Transportation to issue a request for information relating to the operation of MnPASS lanes; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 160.93, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 160.93, subdivisions 2a, 3.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 766, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring additional seed label information; prohibiting certain seed uses; requiring product stewardship for corn and soybean seed coated or treated with neonicotinoid pesticide; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 21.82, subdivisions 3, 6; 21.86, subdivision 2; 21.89, by adding a subdivision.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 767, A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing a Sports Wagering Commission to regulate wagering on sporting events; establishing crimes related to certain wagering on sporting events; taxing sporting events; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; 290.0134, by adding a subdivision; 297E.02, subdivision 3; 609.75, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 609.755; 609.76, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 240B; 297J.

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

Swedzinski, Kresha, Mueller and Theis introduced:

H. F. 768, 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 2020, 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.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 769, A bill for an act relating to gambling; authorizing sports wagering; creating a sports wagering commission; providing for licensing of sports pool operators and sports wagering premises; establishing mobile and electronic sports pool licenses; prescribing the conduct of sports pools; prohibiting local restrictions; restricting participation in sports wagering; imposing an excise tax on sports wagers in lieu of the corporate tax; providing for the administration of the tax; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; 290.0134, by adding a subdivision; 541.20; 541.21; 609.761, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 240B; 297J.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 770, A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying the minimum wage for certain employees receiving gratuities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 177.24, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 177.24, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 771, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the crime of residential protesting; 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 Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 772, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for headstones and footstones; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.67, subdivision 10.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 773, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; expanding a limitation on certain contributions during a session of the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.273, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.273, subdivisions 2, 3.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 774, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; expanding a limitation on certain contributions during a regular session of the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.273, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.273, subdivision 2.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 775, A bill for an act relating to housing; repealing the exception to the rent control prohibition; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 471.9996, subdivision 2.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 776, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a credit for donations to fund K-12 scholarships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; 290.0674, 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.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 777, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; excluding loans forgiven under the paycheck protection program from gross income; allowing expense deductions.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 778, A bill for an act relating to gambling; creating a sports wagering commission; providing for licensing of sports pool operators and sports wagering premises; establishing mobile and electronic sports pool licenses; prescribing the conduct of sports pools; prohibiting local restrictions; restricting participation in sports wagering; imposing an excise tax on sports wagers in lieu of the corporate tax; providing for the administration of the tax; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.0131, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.0133, by adding a subdivision; 290.0134, by adding a subdivision; 297E.02, subdivision 3; 541.20; 541.21; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 240B; 297J.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 779, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying requirements for commissioners in eminent domain actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 117.075, subdivisions 2, 3.

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

Reyer, Berg, Huot, Feist, Hollins and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 780, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the housing support bed moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256I.04, subdivision 3.

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

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 781, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; exempting community art space property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 272.02, by adding a subdivision.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 782, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying school bus inspection criteria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.451, subdivision 3.

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

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 783, A bill for an act relating to taxation; motor vehicle sales; expanding an exemption for certain motor vehicle purchases by local governments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297B.03.

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

Thompson; Mariani; Frazier; Keeler; Xiong, J.; Noor; Hollins; Hassan and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 784, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money directed at ending systemic racism; adopting provisions that address racial injustice and systemic racism.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 785, A bill for an act relating to health; providing health plan coverage for certain acupuncture 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 Finance and Policy.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 786, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying after-school community learning programs; appropriating money; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.2211.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 787, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the crime of residential protesting; 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 Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 788, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; expanding a limitation on certain contributions during a session of the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.273, subdivisions 1, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10A.273, subdivision 2.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 789, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing dentists to administer coronavirus vaccinations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 150A.055.

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

Hanson, J.; Berg; Greenman; Keeler and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 790, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying previous appropriation to Second Harvest Heartland; appropriating money; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 1, article 1, section 2, subdivision 5, as amended.

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