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INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

Monday, March 08, 2021


The following House Files were introduced:

Daniels introduced:

H. F. 1954, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting the commissioner of public safety from requiring an applicant to disclose a diagnosis of insulin-treated diabetes unless the applicant had a driving-related episode; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.13, by adding a subdivision.

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

Mueller introduced:

H. F. 1955, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting contracts with vendors that produce, manufacture, or procure goods from certain regions in China; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16C.

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

Mueller, Daniels and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1956, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for mental health services.

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

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1957, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; allowing pass-through entities to file as C-option corporations; clarifying treatment of section 179 expensing conformity; excluding loans forgiven under the paycheck protection program from gross income; allowing expense deductions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.08, by adding a subdivision; 289A.38, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 22; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.0921, subdivision 2; 290.92, subdivisions 4b, 4c; 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.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1958, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing pass-through entities to file as C-option corporations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.08, by adding a subdivision; 289A.38, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, by adding a subdivision; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 22; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.0921, subdivision 2; 290.92, subdivisions 4b, 4c; 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.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1959, 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.

Igo introduced:

H. F. 1960, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a refundable construction exemption for a new and remodeled courts facility in Itasca County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1961, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for an interchange in Becker; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Pryor and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 1962, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying the duties that may be performed by an unlicensed dental assistant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 150A.10, subdivisions 2, 2a.

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

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1963, A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing some transfers of wine between commonly owned liquor stores; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.412, by adding a subdivision.

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

Scott, Hertaus, Bahr and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1964, A bill for an act relating to family law; amending factors in consideration for custody and parenting time for unmarried parents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 257.025.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1965, A bill for an act relating to elections, requiring voters who register on election day to cast provisional ballots; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 171.072; 201.061, subdivisions 1a, 3, 4; 201.121, subdivision 1; 201.225, subdivisions 2, 5; 203B.04, subdivision 4; 203B.07, subdivision 3; 203B.08, subdivision 3; 203B.081, subdivision 3; 203B.121, subdivision 2; 204C.07, subdivision 3a; 204C.32; 204C.33, subdivision 1; 204C.37; 205.065, subdivision 5; 205.185, subdivision 3; 205A.03, subdivision 4; 205A.10, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 135A.17, subdivision 2; 201.061, subdivision 7; 201.121, subdivision 3.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1966, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for redevelopment grants and demolition loans, Minnesota investment fund, and the job creation fund.

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

Novotny, Johnson, Theis and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 1967, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for obstructing traffic access to a trunk highway or airport; amending the crime of obstructing transit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.74; 609.855, 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.

Novotny and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1968, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing Autism Awareness and Acceptance Day; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.

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

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1969, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting discrimination based on status as a living organ donor; extending paid leave benefits to living organ donors; requiring unpaid leave for organ donors; making a conforming change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 181.945; 424A.01, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.9456.

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

Howard, Carlson and Elkins introduced:

H. F. 1970, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; authorizing tax increment financing districts in the city of Bloomington.

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

Howard and Her introduced:

H. F. 1971, A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a Minnesota housing tax credit contribution fund; providing a credit against the individual income tax, corporate franchise tax, and insurance premiums for certain contributions; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297I.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 290; 462A.

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

Howard, Keeler and Her introduced:

H. F. 1972, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to the Office of Higher Education for a competitive grant to an organization providing vocational and life skills training to young adults with learning differences; requiring a report.

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

Carlson introduced:

H. F. 1973, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying a provision for the amount taxed for public health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 145A.131, subdivision 2.

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

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 1974, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for restoration of the Minnesota River riverbank in the Shakopee area.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1975, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying individual income and corporate franchise provisions; proposing a film production credit; allowing the credit to be transferable to offset insurance premiums taxes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 297I.20, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116U.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1976, A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing certain rights for federal home loan banks with respect to collateral pledged by insurer members; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 60B.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1977, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the city of Aurora and the Town of White to enter into a 40-year lease of tax-forfeited land in St. Louis County for a water intake and treatment plant.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1978, A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for a grant to the Mountain Iron Economic Development Authority to expand a city-owned building housing a solar panel manufacturer.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1979, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and electrical infrastructure improvements at Giants Ridge; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1980, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the information collected and scope of background check conducted for noncitizen permit to carry applicants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivisions 3, 4.

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

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1981, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to assess floodplain improvements.

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

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1982, A bill for an act relating to employment; exempting employees who exclusively work from home from local ordinances regulating the workplace; 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.

Gruenhagen, Davids, Elkins, O'Driscoll, Lucero and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1983, A bill for an act relating to insurance; allowing the sale of life insurance policies that convert to long-term care insurance policies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 60A.06, subdivision 3; 61A.54; 62S.01, subdivision 18.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1984, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the family medical account program; providing rulemaking authority; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

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

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 1985, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a community eligibility provision requirement for school meal program participation; modifying compensatory revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.05, subdivision 3; 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.

Long introduced:

H. F. 1986, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; enacting a Democracy Dollar coupon program; repealing the political contribution refund program; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.01, subdivision 11; 10A.02, subdivision 13; 10A.15, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 3; 10A.34, subdivision 4; 289A.37, subdivision 2; 289A.50, subdivision 1; 290.01, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.4967, subdivision 2; 290.06, subdivision 23.

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

Long introduced:

H. F. 1987, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying emissions goals for existing buildings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216C.05, subdivision 2.

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

Long introduced:

H. F. 1988, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing state construction and sustainability provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.15, subdivision 3; 16B.32, subdivisions 1, 1a; 16B.33, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a, by adding a subdivision; 16B.87, subdivision 2; 16C.10, subdivision 2; 16C.32, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16B.323; 16B.326.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1989, A bill for an act relating to zoos; appropriating money for the Minnesota Zoological Garden.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1990, A bill for an act relating to data practices; authorizing dissemination of certain data on driver's license and Minnesota identification card holders for replacement Social Security card applications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.12, subdivision 7b.

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

Olson, L. and Her introduced:

H. F. 1991, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for public housing rehabilitation; 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. and Winkler introduced:

H. F. 1992, A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying prevailing wage requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116J.871, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 297A.70, by adding a subdivision; 297A.71, subdivision 52; 297A.75, subdivision 1.

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

Bahr introduced:

H. F. 1993, A bill for an act relating to transportation; terminating operations of the Northstar Commuter Rail service; requiring termination of all agreements and selling of all remaining assets related to Northstar Commuter Rail.

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

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

H. F. 1994, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding and modifying provisions for gifted and talented programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120B.11, subdivision 2; 120B.15; 126C.10, subdivision 2b.

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

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

H. F. 1995, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for summer education programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 2d; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 11, article 1, section 25, subdivision 2, as amended.

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

Akland, Boe, Theis and Albright introduced:

H. F. 1996, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding medical assistance coverage to community-based service coordination in jails; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 56.

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

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1997, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for Girls in Action programming grant.

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

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1998, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring the commissioner of administration to place a bust of B. Robert Lewis in the senate chamber in the State Capitol Building; appropriating money.

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

Agbaje and Her introduced:

H. F. 1999, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for minority business development.

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

Akland, Theis, Albright and Boe introduced:

H. F. 2000, A bill for an act relating to adoption; specifying adoption rights and required processes for prospective parents with deafness, blindness, or physical disability; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 259.57, by adding a subdivision; 260C.633.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 2001, A bill for an act relating to public safety; consolidating various DWI provisions; modifying fine distribution for certain DWIs committed in recreational vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.83, subdivision 5; 86B.705, subdivision 2; 97A.065, subdivision 2; 169A.20, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169A.20, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c.

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

Davnie and Her introduced:

H. F. 2002, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for summer education programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 2d; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 11, article 1, section 25, subdivision 2, as amended.

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

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 2003, A bill for an act relating to human services; implementing certain recommendations from the Family Child Care Task Force; directing the commissioner of human services to include representatives of family child care providers in groups developing plans that implement recommendations from the Family Child Care Task Force; requiring counties to forward communications from the department regarding family child care matters to family child care providers; establishing the family child care regulation modernization project; establishing exemption from personal liability for municipality officers or employees; removing exception for counties to be liable for claims at family day care where county had actual knowledge of risk that led to claims; directing the commissioner of human services to develop a one-stop assistance network for family child care providers; appropriating funds for child care provider grants; appropriating funds for a child care business training program grant; appropriating funds for a grant to Minnesota Initiative Foundations to develop action plan for economic development of child care in rural communities; clarifying the meaning of special family day care home; establishing licensing provisions for alternative day care programs; permitting certain providers to operate up to four licensed programs in the same building; requiring a validation study of the Parent Aware program; adding a supervised adult to the definition of helper for family child care programs; permitting family child care training instructors to count two instruction hours for annual training hour requirements; establishing the Family Child Care Training Advisory Committee; creating the Office of Ombudsperson for Child Care Providers; directing the commissioner of human services to modify the ask DHS website function for family child care providers; providing appointments; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245A.14, subdivision 4; 245A.16, subdivision 1; 245A.50, subdivisions 1a, 7; 466.03, subdivision 6d; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 119B; 245A.

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

Haley introduced:

H. F. 2004, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing incentives for manufacturers that choose to import certain drugs pursuant to "Pathway 2" of the safe importation action plan; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.

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

Long introduced:

H. F. 2005, A bill for an act relating to labor relations; modifying public labor relations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.43, subdivision 6; 179A.06, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 179A.07, by adding subdivisions; 572B.17.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 2006, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying eligibility for the working family credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.08, subdivision 11; 290.0671, subdivisions 1, 1a, 7.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 2007, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to Emerge Community Development.

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. 2008, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; clarifying the taxation of transfers of prewritten computer software; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.61, subdivision 3.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 2009, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 2010, A bill for an act relating to human rights; requiring an interactive process when interacting with individuals with disabilities under chapter 363A; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 363A.08, subdivision 6.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 2011, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying eligibility, training, and service requirements for intensive nonresidential rehabilitative mental health services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0947, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 2012, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to County State-Aid Highway 71 in Inver Grove Heights; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 2013, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying industrial hemp provisions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 18K.04, subdivision 1.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 2014, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; allowing cottage food producers to sell homemade pet foods; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 25.

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

Thompson and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 2015, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Rush Line Corridor Transitway; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 2016, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying certain health indicator reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62U.10, subdivisions 6, 7.

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

Reyer, Hornstein, Hollins, Berg, Keeler, Frederick and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 2017, A bill for an act relating to state government; adopting recommendations of the Advisory Task Force on State Employment and Retention of Employees with Disabilities; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 43A.01, subdivision 2; 43A.02, by adding subdivisions; 43A.04, subdivisions 1a, 4, 7; 43A.05, subdivision 1; 43A.09; 43A.10, subdivisions 2a, 7; 43A.14; 43A.15, subdivision 14, by adding a subdivision; 43A.19, subdivision 1; 43A.191; 43A.21, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 43A.36, subdivision 1; 43A.421; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 43A.

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

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 2018, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding to the University of Minnesota; appropriating money.

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

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 2019, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for the nonprofit infrastructure grant program.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn and Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 2020, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the SciTech Internship Program.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 2021, A bill for an act relating to liquor; allowing off-sales of alcoholic beverages by certain on-sale licensees during the COVID-19 peacetime emergency; amending Laws 2020, chapter 75, section 1.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 2022, A bill for an act relating to health; occupational licensing; modifying limitations on prescribing and administering certain drugs by optometrists; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 148.56, subdivision 1.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 2023, A bill for an act relating to health; clarifying requirements for the licensure of facilities that handle medical gases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 151.01, subdivision 29, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 151.19, subdivision 3.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 2024, A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying various provisions governing or administered by the Department of Commerce; making technical changes; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 60A.71, subdivision 7; 79.55, subdivision 10; 80G.06, subdivision 1; 82.57, subdivisions 1, 5; 82.62, subdivisions 2, 3; 82.81, subdivision 12, by adding a subdivision; 82B.021, subdivision 18; 82B.11, subdivision 3; 332.33, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 386.375, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 80G; 332; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 45.017.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 2025, A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating railroad safety; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 219.015, subdivisions 1, 2; 219.1651.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 2026, A resolution relating to ratification of the proposed Equal Rights Amendment to the United States Constitution; memorializing Congress to remove the extra-textual time limit for ratification of the amendment by the states.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 2027, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing eligibility for release for individuals sentenced to life in prison for crimes committed while under the age of 18; establishing eligibility for early supervised release for certain individuals sentenced for crimes committed while under the age of 18; establishing a Juvenile Release Board; providing for review by the court of appeals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 244.05, subdivisions 1b, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 244.101, subdivision 1; 480A.06, subdivision 4; 609.106, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.3455, subdivisions 2, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 244.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 2028, A bill for an act relating to environment; clarifying that Pollution Control Agency has authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116.06, by adding a subdivision; 116.07, subdivisions 2, 4, 4a.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 2029, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing the deadline for the November forecast; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.103, subdivision 1.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 2030, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying the uses of a positive general fund balance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.152, subdivision 2.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 2031, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for grants for emergency medical services courses.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 2032, A bill for an act relating to state government; changing a provision of the Legislative Coordinating Commission; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 3.303, subdivision 1.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 2033, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for digital preservation and access at the Minnesota Historical Society.

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

Hansen, R. and Lippert introduced:

H. F. 2034, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for road improvements in Dakota County; amending Laws 2018, chapter 214, article 1, section 16, subdivision 2, as amended.

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

Albright introduced:

H. F. 2035, A bill for an act relating to human services; moving the spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury research grant program to the Department of Human Services; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 136A.901; 136A.902.

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