The following House Files were introduced:
H. F. 1663, A bill for an act relating to motor fuels; barring motor fuel franchise agreements that prohibit installation or operation of ethanol blender pumps; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 80C.
H. F. 1664, A bill for an act relating to money; designating gold and silver coin as official legal tender; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.
H. F. 1665, A bill for an act relating to public safety; adding fifth degree assault and certain domestic assault provisions to crime of violence; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 624.712, subdivision 5.
Beard, Simon, Hoppe, Loon, Winkler, Schomacker, Mazorol, Hornstein, Sanders and McFarlane introduced:
H. F. 1666, A bill for an act relating to judicial selection; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VI, sections 7 and 8; establishing retention elections for judges; creating a judicial performance evaluation commission; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 10A.01, subdivisions 7, 10, 15; 10A.14, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 2; 204B.06, subdivision 6; 204B.11, by adding a subdivision; 204B.34, subdivision 3; 204B.36, subdivision 4; 480B.01, subdivisions 1, 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 204D; 480B; 490A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2010, sections 204B.36, subdivision 5; 204D.14, subdivision 3.
The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Policy and Finance.
H. F. 1667, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for predesign and preliminary engineering for the removal of the Minnesota Falls Dam on the Minnesota River near Granite Falls and for predesign and preliminary engineering for construction of a rock rapids structure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.
Murphy, M. introduced:
H. F. 1668, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; optional correction of erroneous employee deductions and employer contributions provision for city of Duluth and Duluth Airport Authority.
Murphy, M. introduced:
H. F. 1669, A bill for an act relating to state lands; requiring purchase and reservation of wetland, wildlife, and carbon sequestration credits; requiring disclosure; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 92.
Hoppe and Morrow introduced:
H. F. 1670, A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; allowing federal substance testing to fulfill testing requirements for type III vehicle drivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 171.02, subdivision 2b.