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INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

Monday, March 01, 2021


The following House Files were introduced:

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1685, A bill for an act relating to labor; ratifying SEIU healthcare agreement.

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

Hanson, J.; Frederick and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1686, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring referrals to mental health crisis teams via the 911 system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 403.03, subdivision 1.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 1687, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing an agriculture cooperative grant program; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 17.101, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding a subdivision.

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

Anderson, Lueck and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1688, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to the Minnesota Agricultural Education and Leadership Council.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1689, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; requiring an addition for deemed capital gains on certain assets of a decedent; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.19, by adding a subdivision; 290.0131, 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.

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 1690, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring courts to use interactive video teleconference or other remote technology when conducting most criminal proceedings; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 630.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1691, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the reporting of crimes motivated by bias; amending the crimes of assault, property damage, and harassment motivated by bias; requiring the Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training to update training in recognizing, responding to, and reporting crimes of bias; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.06, subdivision 1; 609.2231, subdivision 4; 609.2233; 609.595, subdivisions 1a, 2; 609.749, subdivision 3; 626.5531, subdivision 1; 626.8451, subdivision 1; 626.8469, subdivision 1.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1692, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; amending proctoring requirements for online driver's license knowledge testing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.13, subdivision 9.

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

Carlson introduced:

H. F. 1693, A bill for an act relating to state government; updating certain provisions for the Department of Administration; designating ownership of retired canine in service to the state; maintaining the Office of Collaboration and Dispute Resolution; establishing the Office of Enterprise Sustainability; modifying historic preservation provisions; changing a campaign practices provision; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 4A.01, subdivision 3; 16B.24, subdivision 1; 16B.2975, by adding a subdivision; 16B.48, subdivision 2; 16B.54, subdivisions 1, 2; 138.081, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 138.31, by adding a subdivision; 138.34; 138.40; 138.665, subdivision 2; 138.666; 138.667; 138.763, subdivision 1; 211B.20, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 4A.11; 179.90; 179.91.

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

Bennett introduced:

H. F. 1694, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Rural Finance Authority; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Baker, Lueck, Bennett, O'Neill, Daniels, Haley and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1695, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing state general tax exemption for qualified businesses.

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

Baker, Anderson, Urdahl and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1696, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for emergency loans to hospitality businesses.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1697, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for rural career and technical education consortium grants; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1698, A bill for an act relating to transit; defining light rail transit and streetcars; prohibiting use of state funds for operating costs of future light rail lines; defining operating costs for purposes of state share of light rail operating costs; prohibiting use of state funds for capital costs of light rail; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 473.121, by adding subdivisions; 473.4051, subdivisions 2, 3.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1699, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a wastewater treatment facility in the city of Watertown; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Nash and Boe introduced:

H. F. 1700, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for levee restoration in Carver; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Nash and Boe introduced:

H. F. 1701, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the Public Facilities Authority for point source implementation grants.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 1702, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation to improve the water quality of Seidl's Lake in the city of South St. Paul; amending Laws 2019, chapter 2, article 1, section 2, subdivision 5.

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

Hassan; Keeler; Xiong, J., and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1703, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to the American Indian Opportunities and Industrialization Center.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1704, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a credit for donations to emergency medical services providers; 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.

Gruenhagen, Theis and Boe introduced:

H. F. 1705, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating the opportunity scholarship program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.05, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 126C.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1706, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for certain expenditures for medical care and health insurance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1707, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a deduction for the value of charity health care services; providing for informational reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.12, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1708, A bill for an act relating to higher education; expanding the hunger-free campus designation; appropriating money; repealing expiration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136F.245, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136F.245, subdivision 3.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1709, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of St. Cloud to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1710, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the distribution of aid to regional public library systems; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 134.355, subdivisions 5, 6, 7.

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

Keeler, Frazier, Feist, Boldon and Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1711, A bill for an act relating to education; suspending standardized testing for 2020-2021 school year.

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

Keeler, Kresha, Erickson and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1712, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the world's best workforce performance measures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.11, subdivisions 1, 1a.

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

West introduced:

H. F. 1713, A bill for an act relating to transportation; taxes; modifying the allocation of motor vehicle rental fee revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.64, subdivision 5.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1714, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; imposing a fee on luxury motor boats; establishing a water preservation and restoration account; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1715, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; requiring the commissioner to publish applicable rates by nine-digit zip code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.99, subdivision 10.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1716, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for mileage reimbursement for volunteer drivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0132, by adding a subdivision.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1717, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness mining restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 84.523.

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. 1718, A bill for an act relating to water; modifying water use fees; creating the soil and water conservation district account; transferring and appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103G.27; 103G.271, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103C.

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

Johnson, Raleigh and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 1719, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for senate confirmation of certain members of the Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission; requiring the Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission to adopt rules; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 244.09, subdivisions 2, 3.

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

Heinrich and Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1720, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; providing a credit for railroad reconstruction or replacement expenditures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297I.20, 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.

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1721, A bill for an act relating to taxation; cigarette and tobacco tax; amending the definition of tobacco products to include electronic delivery devices; increasing the cigarette and tobacco products excise tax; establishing a tobacco prevention and cessation account in the special revenue fund; appropriating money; conforming to federal law changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297F.01, subdivisions 19, 23, by adding a subdivision; 297F.031; 297F.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a, 4, 4a; 297F.10, subdivision 1; 297F.24, subdivision 1; 297F.25, subdivision 1; 325F.781, subdivision 1; 609.685, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297F.01, subdivision 22b.

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

Xiong, J.; Hassan and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1722, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for CLUES.

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

Xiong, J.; Hassan; Gomez; Lee; Hollins; Thompson; Agbaje; Becker-Finn and Her introduced:

H. F. 1723, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money from arts and cultural heritage fund for grant to Lao Assistance Center.

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

Xiong, J. and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1724, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a pilot project to increase domestic violence program completing rates; requiring a report; 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.

Xiong, J.; Hassan; Gomez; Thompson; Hollins; Frazier; Becker-Finn; Lee and Her introduced:

H. F. 1725, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for grants to educate about Hmong Minnesotan culture and history.

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

Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1726, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing procurement provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16C.16, subdivisions 6, 6a, 7; 16C.19; 16C.251.

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

Ecklund; Becker-Finn; Hansen, R.; Lee; Lillie; Fischer; Lippert; Morrison; Jordan and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1727, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; natural resources; establishing additional fencing requirements for farmed Cervidae; providing a moratorium on possessing white-tailed deer; transferring farmed Cervidae regulatory duties and powers from Board of Animal Health to Department of Natural Resources; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.155, subdivisions 4, 10, 11, by adding a subdivision.

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

Agbaje, Hassan, Hollins, Frazier, Lee and Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1728, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for the Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery.

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

Jordan and Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1729, A bill for an act relating to education; creating the healthy and hunger-free schools program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.111, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 124D.111, subdivisions 1, 2; 124D.1158; 124D.117.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1730, A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; creating a presumption of occupational disease for firefighters with certain forms of cancer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 176.011, subdivision 15, as amended.

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

Agbaje and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1731, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; limiting maximum amount of itemized deductions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0122, subdivisions 1, 2.

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

Agbaje and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1732, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax expenditures; providing purpose statements for certain past tax expenditures.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1733, A bill for an act relating to local governments; allowing counties to collect soil and water conservation district fee on deed transfers and mortgage registration; establishing grant eligibility for counties from clean water fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 114D.50, 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 Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1734, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying enforcement authority; providing tribal access to rural recycling grants; establishing Landfill Responsibility Act; modifying use of closed landfill investment fund; providing for environmental justice considerations in determining certain state permitting; modifying certain requirements for labeling items as biodegradable or compostable; providing for climate resiliency program; eliminating duplicate reporting; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 115.03, subdivision 1; 115.071, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding subdivisions; 115A.03, by adding subdivisions; 115A.565, subdivision 1; 115B.421; 116.06, by adding subdivisions; 116.07, subdivisions 6, 9, by adding subdivisions; 116.11; 325E.046; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 115A; 116; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115.44, subdivision 9.

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

Youakim, Her and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1735, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax refunds; modifying the parameters of the renter's credit and homestead credit to increase refunds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290A.04, subdivisions 2, 2a.

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

Fischer and Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1736, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; providing flexibility on the use of increments; extending the five-year rule for certain redevelopment districts; providing flexibility on the use of proceeds of certain local sales taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 469.176, by adding a subdivision; 469.1763, subdivisions 2, 3, 4.

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

Neu Brindley and Johnson introduced:

H. F. 1737, A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying the maximum length of stayed sentences for certain offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.135, subdivision 2.

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

Neu Brindley, Bennett, Erickson, Boe, Daniels, Jurgens and Nelson, N. introduced:

H. F. 1738, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the Department of Human Services to allocate funds for county reimbursement of costs for incorrectly claimed federal funds.

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

Robbins, Raleigh and Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 1739, A bill for an act relating to civil law; prohibiting online content discrimination; authorizing civil action; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 363B.

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

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1740, A bill for an act relating to adoption proceedings; amending provisions related to recognition of parentage, the putative father registry, and consents to adoption; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 257.75, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 259.21, subdivisions 8, 12, by adding a subdivision; 259.24, subdivision 6a, by adding subdivisions; 259.52, subdivisions 7, 8, 10.

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

Berg introduced:

H. F. 1741, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the disabled veterans homestead market value exclusion; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.13, subdivision 34.

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

Berg, Huot, Keeler, Frederick and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 1742, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing student support personnel aid; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1743, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aids; providing an aid penalty forgiveness to certain cities.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1744, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain surplus state land bordering public waters in Roseau County.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1745, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; permanently allowing portable stands in certain wildlife management areas; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97A.137, subdivision 5.

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

Boldon introduced:

H. F. 1746, A bill for an act relating to local government; special service districts; allowing multiunit residential property to pay service charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 428A.01, by adding subdivisions; 428A.02, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 428A.

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

Boldon and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1747, A bill for an act relating to child care assistance; modifying child care assistance rates; directing the commissioner of management and budget to forecast the basic sliding fee child care assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 119B.13, subdivision 1.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1748, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a small business COVID-19 loan program.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1749, 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.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1750, A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing the Energy Transition Legacy Office; creating an advisory committee for transition communities and workers; requiring the development of a state transition plan for communities and workers impacted by the retirement of power plants; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

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

Poston introduced:

H. F. 1751, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Staples to impose a local sales and use tax for the renovation of a community center.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1752, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the reinvest in Minnesota reserve program; acquiring working grasslands easements; authorizing sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1753, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for food relief infrastructure needs.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1754, A bill for an act relating to human services; adding standards for customized living services providers; authorizing long-term care consultation services for a resident's spouse or legal partner; modifying definitions relating to nursing facility rates; expanding criteria for adequate nursing facility documentation; modifying payroll record requirements; expanding confidentiality of nursing facility financial statements; adding requirements for accrued expense reimbursements; changing scholarship per diems for nursing facility employees; repealing an adult foster care resident rule; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245A.02, by adding a subdivision; 245A.03, subdivision 7; 245C.07; 256.975, subdivision 7; 256B.0911, subdivision 3c; 256B.439, by adding a subdivision; 256R.02, subdivisions 4, 17, 18, 19, 29, 42a, 48a, by adding a subdivision; 256R.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 256R.08, subdivision 1; 256R.09, subdivisions 2, 5; 256R.13, subdivision 4; 256R.16, subdivision 1; 256R.17, subdivision 3; 256R.26, subdivision 1; 256R.37; 256R.39; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245A.03, subdivision 5; 256R.08, subdivision 2; 256R.49; 256S.20, subdivision 2; Minnesota Rules, part 9555.6255.

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

Backer introduced:

H. F. 1755, A bill for an act relating to water; allowing appeals of determinations of ordinary high-water levels; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103G.401; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103G.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1756, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for railway and highway safety improvements for pedestrian and bicycle trails in Dakota County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1757, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for railway and highway safety improvements for pedestrian and bicycle trails in Dakota County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1758, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; making administrative changes to the retirement plans administered by the association; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 353.01, subdivisions 16, 28; 353.014, subdivision 4; 353.0162; 353.27, subdivision 12; 353.30, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c; 353.335; 353.34, subdivision 2; 353D.071, subdivision 1.

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

Agbaje and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1759, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing requirements governing project development for certain transit and highway projects; appropriating money; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1760, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for prosecutor and law enforcement training and public defender training.

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

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1761, A bill for an act relating to courts; prohibiting execution of criminal sentences for certain probation violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.14, 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.

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1762, A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating no-knock search warrants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.14.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1763, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1764, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the removal and relocation of two historic gatehouses in the city of South St. Paul.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1765, A bill for an act relating to state lands; allowing counties to lease tax-forfeited land for conservation easements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 282.04, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1766, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing fee to cover costs of notifying landowners of negotiated mineral lease applications for minerals other than iron ore; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 93.25, by adding a subdivision.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1767, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money to repurpose two correctional facilities.

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

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 1768, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating continuing education sponsors and instructors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 45.33.

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

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1769, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the grounds that justify the Peace Officer Standards and Training Board to take licensure action against peace officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.8432, subdivision 1.

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

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1770, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for grants to radio stations.

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

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1771, A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing the Peace of Hope Support for Families pilot project to provide regular communication and related services between families and the families' incarcerated member; providing for a report; 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.

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1772, A bill for an act relating to corrections; providing homeownership guidance for eligible supporters of felony-convicted persons who are incarcerated; requiring a report; 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.

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1773, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant to Black Men Teach Twin Cities to increase the number of black male teachers; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Frazier; Agbaje; Boldon; Keeler; Freiberg; Olson, L.; Schultz; Greenman; Berg; Hollins; Xiong, J.; Hassan; Vang; Lee; Feist; Her; Long; Becker-Finn; Davnie; Huot; Lippert; Noor; Xiong, T.; Gomez; Thompson; Howard; Hornstein; Ecklund and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1774, A bill for an act relating to health; guaranteeing that health care is available and affordable for every Minnesotan; establishing the Minnesota Health Plan, Minnesota Health Board, Minnesota Health Fund, Office of Health Quality and Planning, ombudsman for patient advocacy, and auditor general for the Minnesota Health Plan; requesting a 1332 waiver; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.3806, by adding a subdivision; 14.03, subdivisions 2, 3; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62X.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 1775, A bill for an act relating to elections; amending thresholds for major political party designation; amending nominating petition requirements; allowing political parties to authorize which candidates may affiliate with the party on the ballot; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 200.02, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 204B.06, subdivision 1; 204B.07, subdivisions 1, 4; 204B.08, subdivisions 2, 3; 204B.09, subdivision 1; 204D.03, subdivision 3; 204D.12; 204D.13, by adding a subdivision; 204D.19, subdivision 2; 204D.22, subdivision 2; 204D.23, subdivision 1; 205.13, subdivisions 1a, 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 200.02, subdivision 23; 204D.22, subdivision 4.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1776, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for Office of MN.IT Services.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1777, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for administrative hearings.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1778, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for campaign finance.

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

Mueller introduced:

H. F. 1779, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for wastewater treatment facility improvements in the city of Austin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1780, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying student discipline and nonexclusionary disciplinary policies and practices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120A.22, subdivision 7; 121A.41, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 121A.45, subdivision 1; 121A.46, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 121A.47, subdivision 2; 121A.53, subdivision 1; 121A.55.

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

Keeler and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1781, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying gifted and talented student programs; encouraging academic acceleration policies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.15; 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.

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1782, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to the African American Registry; requiring a report.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1783, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for a driver's license expiration and renewal exception for Peace Corps volunteers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.27.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1784, A bill for an act relating to economic development; requiring a report; appropriating money for a small business support program.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1785, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for a onetime MFIP supplemental payment.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1786, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a COVID-19 food relief grant program; appropriating money.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1787, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; creating special rules for the use of tax increment in the city of Fridley.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1788, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring commissioner of transportation to implement trunk highway performance measures and annual targets; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 174.03, subdivision 12.

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

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1789, A bill for an act relating to public safety; improving ability of crime victims to access reimbursement program; changing name of reparations program to reimbursement act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 611A.51; 611A.52, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 611A.53; 611A.54; 611A.55; 611A.56; 611A.57, subdivisions 5, 6; 611A.60; 611A.61; 611A.612; 611A.66; 611A.68, subdivisions 2a, 4, 4b, 4c.

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

Gomez, Agbaje, Feist and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1790, A bill for an act relating to housing; authorizing termination of lease upon loss of income of tenant; modifying landlord obligations and liabilities; modifying covenants; authorizing recovery of costs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 504B.161, subdivision 5; 504B.171, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 504B.172; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 471.9996.

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

Gomez; Keeler; Howard; Reyer; Koegel; Hassan; Xiong, J.; Hornstein; Agbaje; Hollins; Her; Noor; Vang; Thompson; Frazier; Richardson and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1791, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; establishing local homeless prevention aid; 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 Human Services Finance and Policy.

Moller introduced:

H. F. 1792, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a Task Force on the Collection of Prosecutorial Data; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1793, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing an enhanced asthma care services benefit for medical assistance; providing for medical assistance coverage of certain products to reduce asthma triggers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.04, subdivision 14; 256B.0625, subdivision 31, by adding a subdivision.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1794, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for Helmets to Hard Hats Minnesota initiative.

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

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 1795, A bill for an act relating to taxation; revenue recapture; disallowing claims from certain hospitals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 270A.03, subdivision 2.

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

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1796, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the commissioner of human services to report annually on managed care and county-based purchasing plan provider reimbursement rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.69, by adding a subdivision.

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

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 1797, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a refundable construction exemption for building materials for the Central Park project in the city of Woodbury; appropriating money.

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

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 1798, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a bridge over I-694 in Washington County; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Masin introduced:

H. F. 1799, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Lower Minnesota River Watershed District.

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

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1800, A bill for an act relating to historical societies; creating contracting provisions for historic preservation corps; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 471.59, subdivision 1.

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

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1801, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a refundable construction exemption for a public works facility in the city of Proctor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 1802, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing grant and waiver programs for certain students formerly in foster care; transferring money; requiring reports; 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 Finance and Policy.

Her introduced:

H. F. 1803, A bill for an act relating to ethics in government; making technical changes to provisions administered by the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board, including provisions related to certain public officials, statements of economic interest, contributions, and disclosures; providing exceptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.01, subdivision 35; 10A.09; 10A.20, subdivision 13; 10A.27, subdivision 13; 10A.275, subdivision 1; 10A.323; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116O.03, subdivision 9; 116O.04, subdivision 3.

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

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1804, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land in Aitkin County.

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

Ecklund and Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1805, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to the Minnesota Turf Seed Council; requiring a report.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1806, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a program to test private residential water supply wells for contaminants and make payments for costs to remediate contaminated wells; authorizing rulemaking; classifying certain data; requiring reports; establishing penalties; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103I.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1807, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Age-Friendly Minnesota Council; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 15.

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