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INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

All bills introduced this biennium


The following House Files were introduced:

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1, A bill for an act relating to economic assistance; providing assistance for housing, the Minnesota family investment program, food, and broadband; appropriating and transferring money.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 2, A bill for an act relating to state government; adopting worker protection provisions; providing a presumption for workers' compensation coverage; removing social security and social security disability offsets for unemployment insurance; providing rehire and retention protections for laid-off workers during a declared emergency; providing emergency paid sick leave for certain essential workers; requiring reports; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.085, subdivisions 4, 4a; 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.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 3, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for long-term protection and support, temporary staffing, emergency housing services, isolation spaces, and housing support.

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

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 4, A bill for an act relating to education finance; implementing actions to combat the educational effects of COVID-19; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.05, subdivision 5; 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 Policy.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 5, A bill for an act relating to human services; replacing certain state appropriations or transfers with federal funds received for COVID-19; appropriating money for public health support funds for child care providers; appropriating money for the basic sliding fee program.

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

Noor, Winkler, Gomez, Davnie, Hassan, Agbaje, Her, Moran, Lee and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 6, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the PROMISE Act; creating a community repair panel to consider claims and determine awards; classifying certain data; creating redevelopment and relief programs; establishing a Metropolitan Area Redevelopment Corporation; imposing a sales and use tax; requiring insurance claims assistance; regulating certain leases; authorizing limited use of eminent domain; exempting certain items from sales and use tax; requiring property tax abatement for certain properties; establishing the Civil Unrest Investigatory Commission; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297A.71, by adding a subdivision; 297A.75, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 473K.

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

Olson, L.; Boldon; Richardson; Long; Winkler; Frazier and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 7, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing for earned sick and safe time; appropriating money; authorizing rulemaking; imposing civil penalties; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 177.27, subdivisions 2, 4, 7; 181.942, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 177; 181; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.9413.

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

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 8, A bill for an act relating to human services; directing commissioner of human services to establish a prescription drug purchasing program; specifying program authority and eligibility requirements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

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

Greenman; Nelson, M., and Winkler introduced:

H. F. 9, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying provisions related to voter registration; absentee voting; establishing a system of early voting; eliminating a restriction on the number of voters an individual may assist on election day; modifying standards governing access to Help America Vote Act funds; regulating intimidation, deceptive practices, and interference with voter registration and voting; campaign finance; regulating small donor political committees and funds; establishing a small donor state match program; establishing a Democracy Dollar coupon program; exempting certain candidate expenditures from aggregate expenditure limits; repealing the political contribution refund program; repealing the campaign public subsidy program; providing principles and procedures related to redistricting of congressional and legislative districts; establishing a criminal penalty; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 5.30, subdivision 2; 8.31, subdivision 1; 10A.01, subdivisions 11, 16a, by adding subdivisions; 10A.02, subdivision 13; 10A.15, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 3; 10A.25, by adding subdivisions; 10A.257, subdivision 1; 10A.322, subdivision 1; 10A.323; 10A.34, subdivision 4; 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 135A.17, subdivision 2; 201.014, by adding a subdivision; 201.022, subdivision 1; 201.054, subdivisions 1, 2; 201.061, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; 201.071, subdivision 1; 201.091, subdivision 4; 201.161; 201.162; 203B.001; 203B.01, by adding a subdivision; 203B.03, subdivision 1; 203B.04, subdivision 5; 203B.05, subdivision 1; 203B.06, subdivisions 1, 3; 203B.07, subdivision 3; 203B.08, subdivisions 1, 3; 203B.081, subdivision 2; 203B.12, subdivision 7; 203B.121, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 204B.28, subdivision 2; 204C.10; 204C.15, subdivision 1; 206.82, subdivision 1; 206.83; 211B.04, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 211B.32, subdivision 1; 289A.37, subdivision 2; 289A.50, subdivision 1; 290.01, subdivision 6; 609.165, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 2; 10A; 201; 203B; 211B; 243; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.31, subdivisions 5, 5a, 6, 6a, 7, 7a, 7b, 10, 11; 10A.315; 10A.321; 10A.322, subdivision 4; 10A.324, subdivisions 1, 3; 13.4967, subdivision 2; 203B.081, subdivision 3; 290.06, subdivision 23.

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

Stephenson and Long introduced:

H. F. 10, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a Clean Energy First Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216B.16, subdivisions 6, 13; 216B.1645, subdivisions 1, 2; 216B.1691, subdivision 9; 216B.2422, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding subdivisions; 216E.03, subdivision 10; 216F.04.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 11, A bill for an act relating to health; expanding eligibility for MinnesotaCare and establishing a public option; modifying enrollee premiums; modifying the definition of affordability for certain families; requiring an implementation plan and recommendations for an alternative delivery and payment system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256L.04, subdivisions 1c, 7a, 10, by adding a subdivision; 256L.07, subdivisions 1, 2; 256L.15, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.

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

Hausman and Howard introduced:

H. F. 12, A bill for an act relating to housing; amending certain eviction procedures during and after a public health emergency; allowing for expungement of certain eviction actions filed during and after a public health emergency; preventing home foreclosure during and after a public health emergency; appropriating money for emergency housing assistance grants during the peacetime emergency related to COVID-19.

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

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 13, A bill for an act relating to retirement; authorizing purchase of service credit from the Public Employees Retirement Association for omitted service.

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

Ecklund, Sandstede, Sundin, Lislegard and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 14, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; transferring money for deposit in the broadband grant program.

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

Hansen, R. and Richardson introduced:

H. F. 15, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying a prior appropriation for a grant to the city of Mendota; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivision 21.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 16, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying a prior appropriation for a grant to the city of Golden Valley; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 16, subdivision 7.

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

Becker-Finn and Moller introduced:

H. F. 17, A bill for an act relating to family law; extending the waiver of the in-person requirement for marriage applications; amending Laws 2020, chapter 74, article 1, section 18.

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

Freiberg, Baker and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 18, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring prescribers of opioids to offer a prescription for naloxone hydrochloride under certain circumstances and provide education on overdose prevention and the use of naloxone hydrochloride; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 152.11, by adding a subdivision.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 19, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying certain reimbursement provisions for direct injectable drugs for certain conditions under medical assistance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13e.

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

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

H. F. 20, A bill for an act relating to real property; modifying termination of tenancy at will; requiring residential tenant notice of grounds for eviction before action may be brought; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 504B.135; 504B.321.

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

Hassan, Gomez, Frazier and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 21, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for emergency shelters.

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

Sundin, Lislegard, Ecklund and Long introduced:

H. F. 22, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Cloquet Area Fire District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 23, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring the secretary of state to amend rules to recognize a medical bill as a proof of residence on election day; authorizing rulemaking.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 24, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying additional property tax refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290A.04, subdivision 2h.

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

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 25, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to install lighting along the marked U.S. Highway 61 corridor in Cottage Grove.

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

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 26, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing an unlimited Social Security subtraction; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0132, subdivision 26.

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

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 27, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying hours for sales of liquor on Sundays; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.504, subdivision 4.

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

Youakim, Poston and Huot introduced:

H. F. 28, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money to increase crime alert categories to include a dementia and Alzheimer's disease category and to provide grants to develop law enforcement training on issues associated with dementia and Alzheimer's disease; requiring a report.

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

Hansen, R. and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 29, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a bridge on marked U.S. Highway 52 in West Saint Paul as Private Joseph Marthaler Memorial Bridge; 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.

Hansen, R.; Ecklund; Richardson; Lislegard; Fischer; Jordan; Huot; Lee; Sundin and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 30, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money from environment and natural resources trust fund; modifying previous appropriations; amending Laws 2017, chapter 96, section 2, subdivision 9, as amended; Laws 2018, chapter 214, article 4, section 2, subdivision 6.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 31, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for telework activities.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 32, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying classification and regulation of electric-assisted bicycles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.787, subdivision 7; 84.797, subdivision 7; 84.92, subdivision 8; 168.002, subdivision 18; 169.011, subdivisions 27, 42, by adding subdivisions; 169.222, subdivisions 4, 6a, by adding a subdivision.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 33, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing enhanced penalties for assaulting a sports official; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.2231, by adding a subdivision.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 34, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an emergency medical services task force; appropriating money for the task force and for ambulance service personnel training programs.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 35, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Website Accessibility Grant Advisory Council; appropriating money for grants to cities and counties to improve website accessibility; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 36, A bill for an act relating to consumer data privacy; giving various rights to consumers regarding personal data; placing data transparency obligations on businesses; creating a private right of action; providing for enforcement by the attorney general; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325O.

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

Huot and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 37, A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; creating a presumption of eligibility for school employees who contract COVID-19.

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

Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 38, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for the disaster assistance contingency account.

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

Carlson; Xiong, T.; Pinto and Greenman introduced:

H. F. 39, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing rehire and retention protections for laid-off workers during a declared emergency; imposing civil penalties; authorizing rulemaking; requiring reports; 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.

Howard; Hausman; Gomez; Pinto; Long; Hassan; Noor; Hansen, R.; Frazier; Olson, L.; Jordan; Greenman; Keeler; Thompson and Berg introduced:

H. F. 40, A bill for an act relating to housing; establishing a state rent assistance program for low-income, cost-burdened households; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.05, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462A.

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

Frazier; Olson, L.; Agbaje; Hollins; Thompson; Hanson, J., and Berg introduced:

H. F. 41, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing emergency paid sick leave to health care employees excluded from the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

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

Howard introduced:

H. F. 42, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for emergency services, isolation spaces, and housing support.

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

Quam and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 43, A bill for an act relating to real property; prohibiting aggregation of parcels of land in regulatory takings cases; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 117.

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

Quam and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 44, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; allowing nurses licensed under the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice nursing during a peacetime emergency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 148.211, by adding a subdivision.

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

Ecklund, Sundin, Sandstede, Lislegard, Igo and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 45, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for all-terrain vehicle trails; extending availability of certain appropriations for all-terrain vehicle trail construction.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 46, A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a taxpayer receipt; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 289A.08, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 47, A bill for an act relating to elections; enacting the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 48, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring negotiation of safe harvest levels for walleye; requiring a report.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 49, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; adding requirements of 1837 Ceded Territory Fisheries Technical Committee.

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

Erickson, Green, Theis, Raleigh and Quam introduced:

H. F. 50, A bill for an act relating to wages; modifying definition of small business; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 177.24, 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.

Erickson and Quam introduced:

H. F. 51, A bill for an act relating to higher education; clarifying the grant-making authority of the partnership between the University of Minnesota and the Mayo Clinic relating to regenerative medicine; amending Laws 2014, chapter 312, article 1, section 4, subdivision 2; Laws 2019, chapter 64, article 1, section 4, subdivision 4.

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

Nash, Scott, Poston, Boe, Raleigh, Heinrich and Anderson introduced:

H. F. 52, A bill for an act relating to open meetings; requiring public comments at all open meetings of public bodies, including those conducted by electronic means; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13D.015, subdivisions 2, 4; 13D.02, subdivision 1; 13D.021, subdivisions 1, 3; 35.0661, subdivision 1; 41A.0235; 41B.026; 116L.03, subdivision 8; 116M.15, subdivision 5; 116U.25; 129C.105; 134.31, subdivision 7; 176.102, subdivision 3c; 248.10; 256.482, subdivision 5b; 256.975, subdivision 2a; 256C.28, subdivision 7; 268A.02, subdivision 3; 326B.32, subdivision 7; 326B.435, subdivision 7; 326B.925, subdivision 7; 462A.041; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13D.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 53, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at the Bush Lake Ski Jump; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 54, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; increasing vehicle registration fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 168.33, subdivision 7; 171.061, subdivision 4.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 55, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying the evaluation process for mandated health benefit proposals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62J.03, subdivision 4; 62J.26, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 56, A bill for an act relating to health coverage; requiring coverage for lymphedema compression treatment items; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 57, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring medical practices to make available to the public their current standard charges; authorizing the commissioner of health to establish a price comparison tool for items and services offered by medical practices; 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.

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 58, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring manufacturers to report and maintain prescription drug prices; requiring the filing of health plan prescription drug formularies; health care coverage; prohibiting health carriers from denying or limiting coverage due to lack of prior authorization; establishing requirements for a prescription benefit tool; requiring prescription drug benefit transparency and disclosure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.02, subdivision 1; 62J.497, subdivisions 1, 3; 62J.84, subdivisions 2, 6, 7, 8, 9; 151.071, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62A; 62J; 62Q; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62D.12, subdivision 19.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 59, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying provisions governing submission of data to and use of data in the all-payer claims database; requiring recommendations from the commissioner of health regarding use of data by outside entities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62U.04, subdivisions 4, 5, 11.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 60, A bill for an act relating to children; requiring parental notice of and permitting parental participation in maltreatment determination reconsideration and human services licensing sanction appeal hearings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245A.07, by adding a subdivision; 245A.08, by adding a subdivision; 260E.33, by adding subdivisions.

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

Demuth, Albright, Petersburg, Theis, Jurgens, Robbins and Raleigh introduced:

H. F. 61, A bill for an act relating to human services; creating the Office of Ombudsperson for Child Care Providers; providing appointments; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.

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

Scott, Nash and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 62, A bill for an act relating to liquor; farm wineries; eliminating certain agricultural requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.101, subdivision 11; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.315, subdivision 9.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 63, A bill for an act relating to economic development; forgiving loans under the Lake Mille Lacs area economic relief program; amending Laws 2016, chapter 189, article 7, section 46, subdivision 2.

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

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 64, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for an alternatives analysis of transit service in the marked Trunk Highway 55 corridor from Medina to Minneapolis.

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

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 65, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a refundable construction exemption for fire stations in the city of Plymouth; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 66, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Legislative Commission on Cybersecurity; providing legislative appointments; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

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

Munson introduced:

H. F. 67, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for capital improvements in Vernon Center; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivision 33.

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

Sundin, Lislegard and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 68, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the maximum levy rate for certain municipalities in the Cloquet Area Fire and Ambulance Special Taxing District; amending Laws 2009, chapter 88, article 2, section 46, subdivision 3, as amended.

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

Franson introduced:

H. F. 69, A bill for an act relating to human services; defining care coordination provided by community health workers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 49.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 70, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a revolving loan fund for energy conservation in state buildings; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 71, A bill for an act relating to corrections; repealing the requirement that the commissioner of corrections house inmates in multiple occupancy cells to the greatest extent possible; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 243.53.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 72, A bill for an act relating to standards of time; providing for advanced standard time, also known as daylight saving time, year-round effective upon authorization by federal law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 645.071.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 73, A bill for an act relating to health care; designing a wholesale drug importation program.

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

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 74, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying muzzleloader provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 97A.015, subdivision 51; 97B.031, subdivision 1.

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

Moller and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 75, A bill for an act relating to forfeiture; limiting vehicles and other property subject to forfeiture; providing for recovery of property by innocent owners; modifying participation in the federal equitable sharing program; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169A.63, subdivisions 1, 7, 8, 10, 13, by adding subdivisions; 609.531, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 609.5311, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 609.5314, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 609.5315, subdivisions 5, 5b, 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.5317.

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

Becker-Finn; Hansen, R.; Gomez; Olson, L.; Jordan; Davnie; Kotyza-Witthuhn; Moller; Hollins; Reyer; Huot; Youakim; Feist; Lee and Berg introduced:

H. F. 76, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing outdoor recreation grant account; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

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

Moller introduced:

H. F. 77, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending a project description for an earlier-enacted appropriation for an Arden Hills water main project; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivision 6.

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

Wazlawik and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 78, A bill for an act relating to environment; defining perfluorochemicals as hazardous substance under Minnesota Environmental Response and Liability Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115B.02, subdivision 8.

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

Wazlawik and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 79, A bill for an act relating to environment; regulating use of certain chemicals in food packaging; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

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. 80, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; extending the mediation period for certain farmer-lender mediations.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 81, A bill for an act relating to health; requesting the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota establish a pharmacogenomics (PGx) task force; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Quam and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 82, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a pharmacogenomics grant program; 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.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 83, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying use of electronic benefit transfer cards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 245A.11, by adding a subdivision.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 84, A bill for an act relating to taxation; gross revenues; providing exemptions of certain payments received by certain nonprofits for the provider tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 295.53, subdivision 1.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 85, A bill for an act relating to taxation; gross revenues; providing a credit against the provider tax for certain nonprofits; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 295.

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

Quam and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 86, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for purchases made by certain nonprofit health care clinics; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.70, subdivision 4.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 87, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the SAVI program for state agencies to encourage innovation and cost savings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.28, subdivision 3; 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.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 88, A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the commissioner of veteran's affairs to establish veteran adult day care programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 198.006.

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

Elkins and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 89, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for ranked-choice voting in elections for federal and state offices; authorizing jurisdictions to adopt ranked-choice voting for local offices; establishing procedures for adoption, implementation, and use of ranked-choice voting; allowing municipalities to use electronic voting systems with a reallocation feature; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 204B.27, by adding a subdivision; 204B.34, subdivision 1; 204B.35, subdivision 1; 204C.19, by adding a subdivision; 204C.21, by adding a subdivision; 204C.24, subdivision 1; 204C.32, subdivision 1; 204C.33, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.08, subdivisions 4, 5; 204D.10, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.11, subdivision 1; 205.13, subdivision 2; 206.58, subdivision 1; 206.83; 206.89, subdivisions 2, 3; 207A.12; 208.05; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 206; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204E.

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

Swedzinski, Lueck, Bliss and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 90, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; eliminating shotgun zone for taking deer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.031, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.318.

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

Hansen, R. and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 91, A bill for an act relating to environment; prioritizing expenditures from dry cleaner environmental response and reimbursement account; banning perchloroethylene; modifying prior appropriation; appropriating money for cost-share program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115B.49, subdivision 3; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 4, article 1, section 2, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 92, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying postsecondary enrollment provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.09, subdivisions 9, 11, 12.

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

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 93, A bill for an act relating to education; extending school district fund transfer flexibility; expanding uses of long-term facilities maintenance revenue; amending Laws 2020, chapter 116, article 3, section 8.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 94, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing non-in-person permit to carry renewals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, 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.

Lislegard and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 95, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; allowing the transfer of license plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 168.021, subdivision 2a; 168.10, subdivision 1i; 168.12, subdivisions 1, 2, 2b, 2c, 2d, 2e, 2g; 168.124, subdivision 4; 168.125, subdivision 1c; 168.128, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 168.121, subdivision 3; 168.123, subdivision 4; 168.1235, subdivision 4; 168.1253, subdivision 5; 168.1255, subdivision 3; 168.1256, subdivision 3; 168.1282, subdivision 3; 168.129, subdivision 4; 168.1294, subdivision 3; 168.1295, subdivision 4; 168.1296, subdivision 4; 168.1298, subdivision 4; 168.1299, subdivision 3.

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

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 96, A bill for an act relating to taxation; lawful gambling; reducing rates for the flat rate tax and the combined net receipts tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297E.02, subdivisions 1, 6.

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

Albright introduced:

H. F. 97, A bill for an act relating to state government; reducing planning estimates in the February 2021 forecast.

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

Albright introduced:

H. F. 98, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring all federal funds received for COVID-19 purposes to be spent pursuant to a direct appropriation by law.

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

Hansen, R.; Davids; Ecklund; Urdahl; Hamilton; Swedzinski; Fischer; Lee and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 99, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for RIM and other conservation purposes; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Ecklund, Sundin and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 100, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; directing commissioner of natural resources to reduce walleye limit.

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

Green, Poston, Erickson, Novotny, Quam, O'Neill and Burkel introduced:

H. F. 101, A bill for an act relating to state government; proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution article V, section 3; declaring an emergency; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.31, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 102, A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; regulating interest rates for consumer short-term and small loans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 47.59, subdivision 2; 47.60, subdivision 2; 47.601, subdivisions 2, 6; 53.04, subdivision 3a; 56.131, subdivision 1.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 103, A bill for an act relating to driver's licenses; repealing certain driver licensing requirements related to diabetes mellitus; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7410.2610, subparts 1, 2, 3, 3a, 5a, 5b, 6.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 104, A bill for an act relating to wages; modifying wage deductions for credit card charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 177.24, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 5200.0080, subpart 7.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 105, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing cities to create land-value taxation districts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 428A.

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

Davnie and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 106, A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; removing Social Security and Social Security disability offsets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.085, subdivisions 4, 4a.

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

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 107, A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending the crime of property damage motivated by bias; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.595, subdivisions 1a, 2.

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

Noor and Her introduced:

H. F. 108, A bill for an act relating to employment; prohibiting employers or prospective employers from requiring or using credit information as a condition of employment or for employment purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.53.

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

Noor and Her introduced:

H. F. 109, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring installation of automatic sprinkler systems in certain existing high-rise buildings; authorizing rulemaking; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299F.

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

Noor and Her introduced:

H. F. 110, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for grants to assist internationally trained professionals in earning Minnesota licenses; requiring reports.

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

Olson, L. and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 111, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for tribal and county reimbursement of costs for federal funds incorrectly claimed.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 112, A bill for an act relating to housing; providing residents an opportunity to purchase manufactured home parks; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 327C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 327C.096.

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

Moller and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 113, A bill for an act relating to domestic violence; enacting the Uniform Recognition and Enforcement of Canadian Orders for Protection Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 518B.01, subdivisions 14, 19a; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518F.

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

Moller and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 114, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; suspending the expiring of statutory deadlines imposed upon judicial proceedings during a peacetime emergency; amending Laws 2020, chapter 74, article 1, section 16.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 115, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring a consecutive sentence for inmates who assault local correctional facility employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.2232.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 116, A bill for an act relating to taxation; estate; conforming to the federal exclusion amount; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1; 291.016, subdivision 3; 291.03, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.10, subdivision 1a; 289A.12, subdivision 18; 289A.18, subdivision 3a; 289A.20, subdivision 3a; 291.03, subdivisions 8, 9, 10, 11.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 117, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the definition of a resident; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.01, subdivision 7.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 118, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying the credit for parents of stillborn children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0685, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 119, A bill for an act relating to public safety; designating a permit to carry as equivalent to a firearms safety certificate for hunting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.020.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 120, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; making modifications related to public safety; withholding local government aid from a city that reduces the number of peace officers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 121, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying packaging requirements for certain small brewers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 122, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying city population requirement to qualify for exemption from certain temporary license issuance restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.410, subdivision 10.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 123, A bill for an act relating to higher education; repealing the Regent Candidate Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 137.0246, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 137.0245.

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

Hertaus and Haley introduced:

H. F. 124, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring legislative approval to extend the duration of a peacetime emergency declared by the governor; limiting duration of peacetime emergency extensions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.31, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 125, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise; providing a credit for certain businesses required to operate at reduced capacity.

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

Mortensen, Munson and Miller introduced:

H. F. 126, A bill for an act relating to state government; suspending the salary of the governor and legislators when certain orders are issued restricting the operation or conduct of private business; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Robbins, Demuth and O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 127, A bill for an act relating to youth employment; modifying requirements for 16- and 17-year-olds working in or around a construction or building project; authorizing rulemaking.

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

Novotny introduced:

H. F. 128, A bill for an act relating to data; providing that data held by law enforcement agencies regarding the person or entity that posted bail is public; requiring notice to the agency having custody of the arrested or detained person when bail or a bond is posted; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.82, subdivision 2; 629.53; 629.67; 629.70.

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

Novotny introduced:

H. F. 129, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating liability and vicarious liability for trespass to critical infrastructure; creating a crime for recruiting or educating individuals to trespass on or damage critical infrastructure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.594, subdivision 2; 609.6055, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 130, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the city of West St. Paul for lift station upgrades and force main replacements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Demuth and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 131, A bill for an act relating to firearms; clarifying law on use of force in defense of home and person; codifying and extending Minnesota's self-defense and defense of home laws; eliminating the common law duty to retreat in cases of self-defense outside the home; expanding the boundaries of dwelling for purposes of self-defense; creating a presumption in the case of a person entering a dwelling or occupied vehicle by stealth or force; extending the rights available to a person in that person's dwelling to a person defending against entry of that person's occupied vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.065.

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

Quam and Pierson introduced:

H. F. 132, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for capital improvements in Olmsted County; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 16, subdivision 36.

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

Becker-Finn; Hansen, R., and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 133, A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying provisions for conveying state land interests; adding to and deleting from state parks and recreation areas; authorizing sales of certain state lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.63; 92.502.

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

Xiong, J.; Vang; Gomez; Hollins and Lee introduced:

H. F. 134, A bill for an act relating to the legislature; requiring the legislature to offer translation services to individuals who are members of a language minority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 3.055, by adding a subdivision.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 135, A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; adopting a temporary change to experience rating period.

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

Xiong, J.; Vang; Gomez; Hollins and Lee introduced:

H. F. 136, A bill for an act relating to political parties; requiring interpretation services for members of a language minority in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 202A.155; 202A.156.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 137, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; modifying backflow rebuilder designations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 326B.42, subdivisions 1b, 1c; 326B.437; 326B.46, subdivisions 1, 2.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 138, A bill for an act relating to animals; requiring one Board of Animal Health member to be from a federally recognized tribe; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.02, subdivision 1.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 139, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money to modify public spaces for disability accommodations.

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

Dettmer, Gruenhagen, Hamilton, Erickson, Theis, Boe and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 140, A bill for an act relating to taxation; lawful gambling; modifying the calculation of the combined net receipts tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297E.02, subdivision 6.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 141, A bill for an act relating to pupil transportation; requiring seat belts on newly purchased school buses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.447, subdivision 2a; 169.685, subdivision 1.

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

Dettmer, Gruenhagen, Hamilton, Erickson, Theis and Boe introduced:

H. F. 142, A bill for an act relating to taxation; lawful gambling; adjusting combined net receipts rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297E.02, subdivision 6.

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

Dettmer, Gruenhagen, Hamilton, Erickson and Theis introduced:

H. F. 143, A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; modifying requirements for annual audits and reports for certain lawful gambling organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297E.06, subdivision 4; 309.53, subdivision 3.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 144, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money to construct additional lanes on a segment of U.S. Highway 10; authorizing the sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

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

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 145, A bill for an act relating to children; repealing child care assistance program, basic sliding fee child care and Minnesota Family Investment Program child care provisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 119B.011, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10a, 11, 12, 13, 13a, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 19a, 19b, 20, 20a, 21, 22; 119B.02; 119B.025, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8, 9, 10; 119B.035; 119B.04; 119B.05, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 119B.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 119B.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 119B.09, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 11, 12, 13; 119B.095; 119B.097; 119B.10, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 119B.105; 119B.11, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3, 4; 119B.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.125, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9; 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 4, 5, 6, 7; 119B.14; 119B.15; 119B.16; 119B.161; 245E.01; 245E.02; 245E.03; 245E.04; 245E.05; 245E.06; 245E.07, subdivisions 1, 2; 245E.08; 245E.09; 245H.01; 245H.02; 245H.03; 245H.04; 245H.05; 245H.06; 245H.07; 245H.08; 245H.10, subdivision 1; 245H.11; 245H.12; 245H.13; 245H.14; 245H.15; 245H.16; 245H.17; 245H.18; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0010; 3400.0020, subparts 1, 4, 5, 8, 9a, 10a, 12, 17a, 18, 18a, 20, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29a, 31b, 32b, 33, 34a, 35, 37, 38, 38a, 38b, 39, 40, 40a, 44; 3400.0030; 3400.0035; 3400.0040, subparts 1, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 6a, 6b, 6c, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 15a, 17, 18; 3400.0060, subparts 2, 4, 5, 6, 6a, 7, 8, 9, 10; 3400.0080, subparts 1, 1a, 1b, 8; 3400.0090, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4; 3400.0100, subparts 2a, 2b, 2c, 5; 3400.0110, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 4a, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 3400.0120, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 5; 3400.0130, subparts 1, 1a, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 5, 5a, 7; 3400.0140, subparts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 14; 3400.0150; 3400.0170, subparts 1, 3, 4, 6a, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11; 3400.0180; 3400.0183, subparts 1, 2, 5; 3400.0185; 3400.0187, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 6; 3400.0200; 3400.0220; 3400.0230, subpart 3; 3400.0235, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 146, A bill for an act relating to retirement; increasing the limits for contributions by governmental subdivisions to supplemental pension funds and other retirement funds on behalf of laborers, plumbers and pipefitters, and operating engineers who are covered by collective bargaining agreements; authorizing limited contributions to supplemental pension funds and other retirement funds on behalf of other building trades employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 353.01, subdivision 10; 356.24, subdivision 1.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 147, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; allowing an employer tax credit for school volunteers; 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.

Davnie and Morrison introduced:

H. F. 148, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring certain determinations before issuing nonferrous mining permits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 93.001; 115.03, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 93.

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

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 149, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying school meal provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.111.

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

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 150, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing for an unlimited subtraction of Social Security and other retirement benefits income; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0132, subdivision 26.

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

Hansen, R.; Fischer; Jordan; Ecklund and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 151, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from environment and natural resources trust fund.

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

Jordan; Nelson, M.; Murphy and Greenman introduced:

H. F. 152, A bill for an act relating to state government; designating the state fire museum; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 1.

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

Robbins, Dettmer and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 153, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying the K-12 education expense subtraction and credit; extending the credit to tuition; increasing the subtraction and credit amounts; increasing the income phaseout for the credit; adjusting the credit and subtraction amounts and credit phaseout thresholds for inflation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.0132, subdivision 4; 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2.

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

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 154, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring peace officers to be residents of Minnesota or a surrounding state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.843, by adding a subdivision.

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

Jordan and Noor introduced:

H. F. 155, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a school counselor in every school; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.39.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 156, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the education partnership program; defining Tier 3 grants; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.99, subdivisions 2, 5.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 157, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting sale, manufacture, and use of lead tackle; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 97C; 325E.

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

Xiong, J.; Vang; Gomez; Hollins and Lee introduced:

H. F. 158, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring voting instructions in certain languages other than English for use in in-person absentee voting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 203B.081, subdivision 3.

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

Nash, Pfarr, Igo, Raleigh, Dettmer, O'Neill and Robbins introduced:

H. F. 159, A bill for an act relating to liquor; prohibiting the commissioner of public safety from suspending or revoking certain licenses due to COVID-related executive order violations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 340A.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 160, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a trail and pedestrian bridge over Coon Rapids Boulevard; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 161, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring notification of environmental hazards in school buildings; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 162, A bill for an act relating to homeless youth; establishing procedures for issuance of birth records and Minnesota identification cards to homeless youth; classifying certain data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.212, by adding a subdivision; 144.225, subdivisions 2, 7; 144.226, by adding a subdivision; 171.07, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 163, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a parenting with a disability support services pilot project; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 164, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing the Energy Conservation and Optimization Act of 2021; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216B.2401; 216B.241, subdivisions 1a, 1c, 1d, 1f, 1g, 2, 2b, 3, 5, 7, 8, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.241, subdivisions 1, 1b, 2c, 4, 10.

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

Dettmer, Theis and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 165, A bill for an act relating to the State Building Code; exempting new buildings with pitched roofs from requiring dedicated anchorages for window cleaning; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.106, 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.

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 166, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; prohibiting certain political activities by foreign-influenced corporations; requiring a certification of compliance; prohibiting candidates from accepting certain contributions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.27, subdivision 11; 211B.15, subdivisions 1, 7, 7b, by adding subdivisions.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 167, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; modifying requirement for presentence investigation and written report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 244.10, subdivision 1; 609.115, subdivisions 1, 2, 8.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 168, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying requirement to analyze and consider cumulative pollution before issuing air quality permit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116.07, subdivision 4a.

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

Xiong, J.; Lee; Gomez; Hollins and Vang introduced:

H. F. 169, A bill for an act relating to the revisor of statutes; changing terms in statute related to immigration.

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

Xiong, J.; Vang; Gomez; Hollins and Lee introduced:

H. F. 170, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring voting instructions and sample ballots to be printed in languages other than English for certain designated precincts; requiring multilingual election judges in certain precincts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 204B.27, subdivision 11.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 171, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying provisions for easement stewardship accounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103B.103.

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

Haley introduced:

H. F. 172, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a payment rate exemption for a nursing facility in Red Wing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256R.53, by adding a subdivision.

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

Haley introduced:

H. F. 173, A bill for an act relating to education; waiving surplus federal property fees for school districts and charter schools; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16B.2975, subdivision 3.

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

Haley introduced:

H. F. 174, A bill for an act relating to higher education; waiving surplus federal property fees for state colleges and universities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16B.2975, subdivision 3.

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

Haley introduced:

H. F. 175, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; creating an excess premium credit for health insurance; 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. 176, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to extend the Shorewood Park Sanitary Sewer District sewer system to Rush Lake and expand treatment facilities in Chisago 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.

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 177, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water infrastructure in the city of Cloquet; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 178, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the availability of a 2020 appropriation; requiring a report; amending Laws 2020, chapter 101, section 5, subdivisions 2, 7.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 179, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water infrastructure in the city of Cloquet; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 180, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing levy authority for certain soil and water conservation districts.

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

Fischer, Lillie and Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 181, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for construction materials for 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.

Dettmer, Gruenhagen, Hamilton, Erickson and Theis introduced:

H. F. 182, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; providing an exemption for certain property owned by congressionally chartered veterans organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 272.02, by adding a subdivision; 273.13, subdivision 25.

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

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 183, A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing Legion of Merit special license plates; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

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

Dettmer, Gruenhagen, Hamilton, Erickson and Theis introduced:

H. F. 184, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for certain purchases of equipment for lawful gambling; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297A.68, subdivision 29; 297A.70, by adding a subdivision; 297E.02, subdivision 3.

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

Petersburg, Bennett, Johnson and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 185, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing the penalty for certain attempts to commit murder in the first degree; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 244.05, subdivision 4; 609.17, subdivision 4.

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. 186, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to build noise barriers along marked Interstate Highway 694 in Oakdale.

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

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 187, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Oakdale to impose a local sales and use tax for specified projects.

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

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 188, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to build noise barriers in the Department of Transportation's Metro District.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 189, A bill for an act relating to family law; providing for video recording at supervised visitation facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 518.175, subdivision 1a.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 190, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for flood mitigation in the counties of Sibley and Le Sueur; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 2, section 2, subdivision 4.

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

Koznick introduced:

H. F. 191, A bill for an act relating to environmental protection; appropriating money for the Byllesby Dam.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 192, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article VII; entering into the Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 208.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 193, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing emergency shelter accessibility guidelines; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256E.

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

Daniels introduced:

H. F. 194, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school admission lotteries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124E.11.

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

Dettmer and Davids introduced:

H. F. 195, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying certain homestead-related deadlines; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 273.124, subdivisions 9, 13; 273.13, subdivision 34.

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

Ecklund and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 196, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a segment of marked Trunk Highway 310 in Roseau County as Deputy Richard K. Magnuson 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.

Dettmer, Daniels and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 197, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a misdemeanor for traffic violations that cause great bodily harm or death to another; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.13, 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.

Dettmer, Urdahl, Bennett, Erickson and Boe introduced:

H. F. 198, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts to provide certain access to career options in the military, skilled trades, and manufacturing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.125.

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

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 199, A bill for an act relating to taxes; property taxes; repealing the iron range and metropolitan fiscal disparities programs; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 276A.01, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17; 276A.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 276A.03; 276A.04; 276A.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 276A.06, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 276A.07; 276A.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 276A.09; 473F.001; 473F.01; 473F.02, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, 24; 473F.03; 473F.05; 473F.06; 473F.07; 473F.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 3b, 3c, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 7a, 8a, 10; 473F.09; 473F.10; 473F.11; 473F.13, subdivision 1.

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

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 200, A bill for an act relating to local government; elections; authorizing recall elections for certain city and school district officials; eliminating the authority of a school board to remove members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 351.14, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 351.15; 351.16, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 351.18; 351.19, subdivision 4; 351.20; 351.21; 351.22, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 123B.09, subdivision 9; 128D.14.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 201, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for South St. Paul Doug Woog Arena HVAC improvements; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 202, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements at Fleming Field in South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 203, A bill for an act relating to housing; refunding deposits to bond issuers on applications for bonding authority allocations from the 2020 housing pool.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 204, A bill for an act relating to family law; modifying custody and parenting time presumptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 518.17, subdivision 1; 518.175, subdivision 1.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 205, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing pro rata registration taxes on unused vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 168.013, by adding a subdivision.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 206, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing for online driver education program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.05, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

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

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 207, A bill for an act relating to military affairs; restricting when the governor may release the National Guard to federal active duty; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 190.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 208, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the Minnesota Companion Animal Board; providing duties and responsibilities; establishing a companion animal license plate; transferring duties; requiring a report; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 35.02, subdivision 1; 347.58, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 168; 347.

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

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 209, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring that notice is provided to certain public agents on the presence of level II sex offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 244.052, subdivision 4.

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

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 210, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing counties, cities, and townships to accept certain documents or signatures electronically, by mail, or by facsimile.

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

Drazkowski, Munson, Mortensen and Miller introduced:

H. F. 211, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring voters to provide picture identification before receiving a ballot; providing for the issuance of voter identification cards at no charge; requiring certain notice; establishing a procedure for provisional balloting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 171.07, subdivisions 4, 9, by adding a subdivision; 201.061, subdivision 3; 201.12, subdivision 1; 201.221, subdivision 3; 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 200; 201; 204C.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 212, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the right to carry without a permit; providing for an optional permit to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivisions 2, 3, 7, 15, 20, 23, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 624.714, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 16; 624.7181.

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

Drazkowski, Munson, Mortensen and Miller introduced:

H. F. 213, A bill for an act relating to elections; establishing a procedure for provisional balloting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivision 3; 204C.14, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204C.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 214, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying purpose and other provisions of Minnesota forests for future program, state nursery operations, Minnesota Forest Resources Council, and Sustainable Forest Incentive Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.66, subdivisions 1, 3; 88.79, subdivision 1; 89.001, subdivision 8; 89.35, subdivision 2; 89.37, subdivision 3; 89A.03, subdivision 2; 290C.01.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 215, A bill for an act relating to the State Building Code; clarifying exemptions from inspections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.36, subdivision 7.

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

Heinrich introduced:

H. F. 216, 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 Ramsey; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Hassan; Richardson; Xiong, J., and Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 217, A bill for an act relating to education; strengthening the Increase Teachers of Color Act; seeking to increase the percentage of teachers of color and American Indian teachers in Minnesota; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120B.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 121A.031, subdivision 6; 122A.183, subdivision 1; 122A.184, subdivision 1; 122A.185, subdivision 1; 122A.40, subdivision 5; 122A.41, subdivision 2; 122A.635, subdivisions 3, 4; 122A.70; 123B.147, subdivision 3; 124D.861, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 120B; 122A; 124D.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 218, A bill for an act relating to corrections; directing the commissioner of corrections to issue a grant to a qualified nongovernmental organization to assist inmates in finding meaningful employment after release from incarceration.

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

Ecklund and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 219, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying provisions on farmed Cervidae; modifying muzzleloader provisions; permanently allowing portable stands in certain wildlife management areas; modifying Cervidae carcass transportation restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 35.155, subdivisions 1, 6; 97A.015, subdivision 51; 97A.137, subdivision 5; 97A.505, subdivision 8; 97B.031, subdivision 1.

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

Grossell, Raleigh, Novotny and Akland introduced:

H. F. 220, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting local units of government from disarming peace officers who are in good standing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.8452, by adding a subdivision.

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

Grossell, Novotny and Akland introduced:

H. F. 221, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing enhanced criminal penalties for assaulting firefighters and medical personnel; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.2231, 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.

Quam and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 222, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring commissioner of transportation to study specialized equipment needs during severe winter weather; requiring a report.

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

Grossell and Raleigh introduced:

H. F. 223, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring courts to transfer records of stays of adjudication to the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension; requiring the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to share stay of adjudication data with parties requesting background checks; prohibiting offenders who receive stays of adjudication for disqualifying offenses from serving as school bus drivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 171.3215, subdivisions 2, 3; 299C.17; 609.095; 631.40, subdivision 1a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299C.

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

Quam and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 224, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring schools to maintain a supply of non-patient-specific epinephrine auto-injectors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.2207.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 225, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the emergency infrastructure repair and replacement account for loans and grants to local governments for infrastructure damaged in disasters; requiring a report; transferring money; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12B.

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

Grossell and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 226, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing that stays of adjudication in criminal sexual conduct cases are departures from the sentencing guidelines; requiring persons subject to stays of adjudication in criminal sexual conduct cases to register as predatory offenders; requiring criminal history points to be assessed against offenders who violate stays of adjudication in criminal sexual conduct cases for the stayed offense; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 243.166, subdivision 1b; 609.095.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 227, A bill for an act relating to labor; restricting public union release time; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 179A.07, subdivision 6.

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

Acomb; Hansen, R., and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 228, A bill for an act relating to invasive species; modifying requirements of the statewide invasive species management plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 84D.02, subdivision 3.

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

Grossell and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 229, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for creating, distributing, and possessing sexually explicit materials involving children; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 617.246, subdivisions 2, 4; 617.247, 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.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 230, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing microtransit rideshare pilot program; establishing a microtransit rideshare account; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 231, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to construct additional lanes on a segment of marked Interstate Highway 94; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 232, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain school liability provisions; creating a civil cause of action; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 617.291, subdivision 2; 617.295; 617.296, by adding a subdivision.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 233, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting commercial vehicles from driving in the left lane; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.18, by adding a subdivision.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 234, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; exempting sewage septic tank trucks from certain vehicle weight limitations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.829, by adding a subdivision; 169.87, subdivision 6.

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

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 235, A bill for an act relating to education; permitting youth groups of patriotic societies access to public school buildings; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 236, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring a state assessments plan.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 237, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring a policy for the use of confidential informants; 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.

Demuth and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 238, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying teacher licensing, hiring, and dismissal provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.181, subdivisions 1, 3; 122A.40, subdivision 3; 122A.41, by adding a subdivision; 122A.635, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.70, subdivisions 1, 2; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 11, article 3, section 23, subdivision 6, as amended.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 239, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing the Natural Gas Innovation Act; encouraging natural gas utilities to develop innovative resources; 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.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 240, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring use of facial recognition technology as part of the driver's license and Minnesota identification card application process; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 241, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a safe crossing route for connection with the Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail in Shorewood; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 242, A bill for an act relating to environment; authorizing repair or replacement of subsurface sewage treatment systems to be financed through the agricultural best management practices loan program regardless of where in the state the subsurface sewage treatment system is located; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 17.117, subdivision 4.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 243, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; imposing an alternative fuel vehicle tax; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 296A.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 244, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the use of arrest quotas; prohibiting the use of certain traffic stop-related and arrest-related information as criteria for peace officer job performance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.985; 299D.08; 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.

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 245, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the family child care regulation modernization project; appropriating money; requiring a report.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 246, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing consideration of an arrest and investigative record in a criminal history background check; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299C.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 247, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the city of Tonka Bay for water main replacement; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 248, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring Pollution Control Agency to hold a public hearing under certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115.071, 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.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 249, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for public utility improvements in the city of Spring Park; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivision 30.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 250, A bill for an act relating to public safety; aiding victims of economic crimes; providing public outreach initiatives; authorizing an identity theft passport; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 299A.681, subdivisions 3, 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 251, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for a study of the measurement of controlled substance level of persons stopped or arrested for driving while impaired.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 252, A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for a feasibility study on the use of hydrogen produced by nuclear power plants in Minnesota.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 253, A bill for an act relating to education; integrating service learning into Minnesota's education system; establishing an evidence-based service-learning technical assistance and grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.50, by adding a subdivision; 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 Policy.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 254, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the Worker Safety and Energy Security Act; providing for criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.594; 609.6055.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 255, A bill for an act relating to transportation; taxation; establishing a reserve account for Department of Transportation projects approved by the legislature; establishing a transportation projects reserve account tax checkoff; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 270C.445, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 174; 290.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 256, A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to seek federal funding for the development of recuperative health homes.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 257, A bill for an act relating to real property; prohibiting certain restrictions on the use of residential solar energy systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 515.07; 515B.2-103; 515B.3-102; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 500.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 258, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for family planning grants.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 259, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing reproductive health rights; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145A.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 260, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the retaining early educators through attaining incentives now grant program; requiring reports; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119B.

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

Erickson, Theis, Dettmer, Urdahl, Bennett, Boe, Igo, Koznick and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 261, A bill for an act relating to health; providing for availability of COVID-19 vaccines for school employees.

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

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 262, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected with certain exceptions; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

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

Grossell and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 263, A bill for an act relating to child protection; restricting the grounds that permit reunification of parents and children after the parent sexually abuses a child; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260.012.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 264, A bill for an act relating to vocational rehabilitation; appropriating money for centers for independent living.

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

Hassan, Agbaje, Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 265, A bill for an act relating to housing; expanding eligibility for discretionary and mandatory expungements for eviction case court files; limiting public access to pending eviction case court actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 484.014, subdivisions 2, 3; 504B.321, by adding a subdivision.

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

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 266, A bill for an act relating to occupational licensing; voiding all occupational licensing; instructing the revisor to prepare legislation.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 267, A bill for an act relating to real property; landlord and tenant; permitting the court to award attorney fees to the prevailing party in an eviction action; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 504B.345, by adding a subdivision.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 268, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for violating disability parking space prohibitions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.346, 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.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 269, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; creating a psychology interjurisdictional compact; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 270, A bill for an act relating to transportation; regulating personal delivery devices; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.011, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 271, A bill for an act relating to government data practices; classifying as private certain data on users of a shared mobility program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.72, by adding a subdivision.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 272, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing motor vehicle registration self-service kiosk pilot program; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 273, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring commissioners of transportation and employment and economic development to develop a statewide freight network optimization tool; appropriating money.

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

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 274, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; authorizing political subdivisions to impose a local sales tax on motor fuels to fund construction, reconstruction, and maintenance of transportation infrastructure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 239.7511; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 297A.

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

Mueller introduced:

H. F. 275, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for wastewater treatment facility upgrades in the city of Austin; 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.

Robbins introduced:

H. F. 276, A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating the display of certain business addresses on the website of the secretary of state; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 5.

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

Robbins, Haley, Neu Brindley, Daudt and Davids introduced:

H. F. 277, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise tax; modifying the research credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.068, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.

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

Long; Stephenson; Acomb; Lippert; Lee; Bernardy; Freiberg; Frazier; Bahner; Edelson; Reyer; Howard; Olson, L.; Agbaje; Murphy; Davnie; Hausman; Berg; Pinto; Hanson, J.; Xiong, J.; Boldon; Becker-Finn; Keeler; Moller; Feist; Christensen; Bierman; Elkins; Hollins; Frederick and Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 278, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying electric utility renewable energy standard obligations; modifying Public Utility Commission authority to issue site permits for electric generation facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216B.1691, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2d, 2e, 2f, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 216E.03, subdivision 10; 216F.04; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.1691, 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. 279, A bill for an act relating to the uniform probate code; removing a sunset for a harmless error provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 524.2-503.

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

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 280, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Litchfield to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Urdahl, Erickson, Dettmer, Gruenhagen and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 281, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts to establish teacher mentoring programs; modifying allowed uses of staff development revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.61, subdivision 1; 122A.70.

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

Davids introduced:

H. F. 282, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing for a vendor allowance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.77, subdivision 3; 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.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 283, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school districts to begin the school year before Labor Day; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120A.40.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 284, A bill for an act relating to state government; creating a commission to redesign the official state flag and the official state seal; requiring a report; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 1.135; 1.141.

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

Akland, Gruenhagen, Heinrich, Koznick, Daniels and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 285, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding the long-term care insurance credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0672, subdivision 2.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 286, A bill for an act relating to crime; authorizing the inclusion of a family impact statement in a presentence investigation report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.115, by adding a subdivision.

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. 287, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner of human services and the commissioner of health to study oversight of sober housing programs; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 288, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling grants.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 289, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for immunity from prosecution for certain controlled substance and alcohol violations for sexual assault victim and persons assisting the victim; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604A.

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. 290, A bill for an act relating to crime; clarifying felony drive-by shooting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.66, subdivision 1e.

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. 291, A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the provision of dental services for residents of veterans homes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 198.006.

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

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 292, A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing school districts to renew expiring referendums by action of school board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.17, by adding a subdivision.

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

Gruenhagen, Erickson, Dettmer, Daniels, Novotny, Theis, Boe, Davids, Akland, Urdahl, Heinrich, Johnson and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 293, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring photo ID to register to vote and to vote; creating a voter identification card; establishing provisional ballots; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 5B.06; 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 144.226, by adding subdivisions; 171.06, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 171.061, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 171.07, subdivisions 1a, 4, 14, by adding a subdivision; 171.071, subdivisions 1, 2; 171.10, subdivision 1; 171.11; 171.12, subdivision 3c; 171.121; 171.14; 201.022, subdivision 1; 201.061, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3; 201.071, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 201.091, subdivision 9; 201.121, subdivision 1; 201.13, subdivision 3; 201.14; 201.145, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5; 201.161; 201.221, subdivision 3; 201.225, subdivision 2; 203B.04, subdivisions 1, 4; 203B.065; 203B.07, subdivision 3; 203B.08, subdivision 1; 203B.121, subdivision 2; 203B.17, subdivision 2; 203B.19; 203B.21, subdivision 3; 203B.24, subdivision 1; 204B.45, subdivision 2; 204B.46; 204C.08, subdivision 1d; 204C.10; 204C.32; 204C.33, subdivision 1; 204C.37; 205.065, subdivision 5; 205.185, subdivision 3; 205A.03, subdivision 4; 205A.10, subdivision 3; 256E.22, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 200; 201; 204C; 357; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 201.061, subdivision 7.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 294, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring the commissioner to update the 2007 legislative report on runaway and homeless youth.

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

Moller and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 295, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to investigate criminal sexual conduct allegations when a member of the Minnesota National Guard accuses another member of the Minnesota National Guard of sexual assault; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 299C.80, subdivision 3; 609.3459.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 296, A bill for an act relating to human services; eliminating certain parental contribution fees for services for children with disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 252.27, subdivision 2a; 256B.14, subdivision 2.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 297, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring child safety curriculum; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124E.03, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 298, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for certain collegiate ticket purchasing rights; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 299, A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; limiting third-party food delivery fees; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 300, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Capitol flag program for families of military service members and first responders who die in the line of duty; providing a Capitol flag program study and pilot program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.

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

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 301, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting local units of government from disarming peace officers who are in good standing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.8452, by adding a subdivision.

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

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 302, A bill for an act relating to public safety; enhancing the penalty for assaulting a police officer; criminalizing the dissemination of personal information about law enforcement officials in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.2231, subdivision 1; 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.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 303, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for obstructing trunk highway, airport, or transit traffic; 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.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 304, A bill for an act relating to taxation; repealing the gross revenues tax on hospitals and health care providers; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 295.50, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 2b, 3, 4, 6, 6a, 7, 7a, 9b, 9c, 10a, 10b, 10c, 12b, 13, 13a, 14, 15, 16; 295.51, subdivisions 1, 1a; 295.52, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 6, 8; 295.53, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4a; 295.54; 295.55; 295.56; 295.57, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 295.58; 295.581; 295.582, subdivisions 1, 2; 295.59.

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

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 305, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for the Zimmerman interchange project in the county of Sherburne; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 16, subdivision 16.

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

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 306, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing the reduction or waiver of the criminal and traffic surcharge in certain instances; requiring courts to consider indigency or hardship before imposing certain fines, fees, or surcharges; requiring notice; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.99, subdivision 1c, by adding a subdivision; 357.021, subdivision 6; 609.101, subdivision 5.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 307, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for wastewater infrastructure in Rosemount.

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

Kresha and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 308, 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; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

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

Erickson, Demuth, Dettmer and Daniels introduced:

H. F. 309, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying classroom placement and school attendance provisions; modifying the world's best workforce; modifying student discipline policy requirements; codifying a teacher code of ethics in statute and repealing code of ethics in rule; restricting contracts with school employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120A.36; 120A.38; 120B.11, subdivision 2; 121A.55; 122A.09, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.09, subdivision 1; Minnesota Rules, part 8710.2100, subparts 1, 2.

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

Becker-Finn and Moller introduced:

H. F. 310, A bill for an act relating to child protection; expanding persons required to report known or suspected child maltreatment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260E.06, subdivision 1.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 311, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the greater Minnesota business development public infrastructure grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 312, A bill for an act relating to human services; child welfare; modifying requirements for court-appointed counsel in child protection cases; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260C.163, subdivision 3.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 313, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an Alzheimer's public information program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

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

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 314, A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying the penalties for violations related to Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.45.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Howard introduced:

H. F. 315, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for emergency services grants.

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

Howard introduced:

H. F. 316, A bill for an act relating to child care; establishing a grant program for family, friend, and neighbor child care; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 317, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying a prior appropriation for a grant to the city of Willernie; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 21, subdivision 47.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 318, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending appropriations for wastewater and water infrastructure in the city of Mahnomen; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivisions 18, 19.

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

Rasmusson introduced:

H. F. 319, A bill for an act relating to occupational licensing; clarifying that the practice of chiropractic includes providing telemedicine services; clarifying that the state Board of Chiropractic Examiners has the authority to discipline a chiropractor who is not following an executive order; reorganizing animal chiropractic sections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 148.01, subdivisions 1, 4; 148.04; 148.07, subdivision 2; 148.08, subdivision 3; 148.10, subdivisions 1, 2; 148.103, subdivision 2; 148.105, subdivision 1; 319B.02, subdivision 19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 148.01, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d; 148.032; 148.033; 148.035.

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

Heintzeman and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 320, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a grant program to include firearms safety, archery, hunting, and angling in school physical education courses; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Feist and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 321, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring certifying entities to timely process visa certification documents; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 611A.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 322, A bill for an act relating to charter schools; allowing a charter school authorizer to open the Sisu Environmental School for the 2021-2022 school year.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 323, A bill for an act relating to higher education; requesting the University of Minnesota conduct a review of research related to exposure to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 324, A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating the manufacture, sale, and use of fireworks; dedicating a portion of revenues from the sale of certain fireworks for public safety purposes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297A.94; 624.20, 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.

Masin introduced:

H. F. 325, A bill for an act relating to local government; repealing the political subdivision compensation limit; making a conforming change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 473.606, subdivision 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 43A.17, subdivision 9.

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

Masin introduced:

H. F. 326, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing municipalities to charge a street impact fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462.358, by adding subdivisions.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 327, A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying shared work plan eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.136, subdivision 1.

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

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 328, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Litchfield Opera House.

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

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 329, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for the state band.

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

Davids introduced:

H. F. 330, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing requirements for the purchase of catalytic converters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 325E.21, subdivisions 1b, 2, by adding a subdivision.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 331, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring disclosure of a person's status as a registered predatory offender to a hospice provider; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 243.166, subdivision 4b.

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. 332, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing licensing requirements for behavior analysts and assistant behavior analysts; providing criminal penalties; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 333, A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring notices for reverse mortgage loans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 47.58, subdivisions 1, 8, by adding subdivisions.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 334, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; adopting agency policy provisions; classifying occupational safety and health data; classifying apprenticeship data on minors; modifying membership of the Construction Codes Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.7905, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 178.012, subdivision 1; 182.66, by adding a subdivision; 326B.07, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181A.

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

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 335, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an exception to the nursing home licensing and certification moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144A.071, subdivision 4c.

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

Becker-Finn, O'Neill and Moller introduced:

H. F. 336, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying the commissioner of public safety's authority to suspend drivers' licenses in certain situations; providing for retroactive driver's license reinstatement in certain instances; making technical changes; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.92, subdivision 4; 171.16, subdivisions 2, 3; 171.18, subdivision 1; 480.15, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 337, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending prior appropriations for capital improvement projects; refunding deposits to bond issuers on applications for bonding authority allocations from the 2020 housing pool; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, sections 16, subdivisions 7, 36; 20, subdivision 5; 22, subdivisions 18, 19, 21, 23, 28, 33.

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

Klevorn and Huot introduced:

H. F. 338, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the Direct Care Service Corps; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 339, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for a project on Trunk Highway 55; 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.

Huot introduced:

H. F. 340, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring medical assistance to cover telemonitoring services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision.

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

Feist, Lucero, Noor, Scott, Davnie and Elkins introduced:

H. F. 341, A bill for an act relating to education; creating the Student Data Privacy Act; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.32, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions.

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

Masin introduced:

H. F. 342, A bill for an act relating to family law; updating the notice to parties in custody and parenting time cases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 518.168.

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

Masin introduced:

H. F. 343, A bill for an act relating to cosmetology; modifying salon licensure requirements and continuing education requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 155A.23, subdivision 9, by adding subdivisions; 155A.271; 155A.29, subdivision 1.

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

Masin introduced:

H. F. 344, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; providing for staggered terms; expanding the membership of the nomination committee; requiring additional information to be made publicly available as part of the selection process; clarifying council member qualifications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 473.123, subdivisions 2a, 3.

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

Scott introduced:

H. F. 345, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying requirements for parental curriculum review and consent for sexual education curriculum; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.20.

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

Scott introduced:

H. F. 346, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for transferring certain firearms to persons who are ineligible to possess firearms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.7141.

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

Scott introduced:

H. F. 347, A bill for an act relating to government data practices; expanding the requirement for notification of security breaches; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.055, subdivision 1.

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

Scott introduced:

H. F. 348, A bill for an act relating to family law; requiring the court to provide certain notices; modifying requirements for parent education program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 518.157, subdivisions 1, 3.

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

Scott, Raleigh, Erickson and Green introduced:

H. F. 349, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, section 10; providing that the right of citizens to be secure from unreasonable searches and seizures includes protection against unreasonable searches and seizures of electronic communications and data.

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

Scott, Raleigh, Erickson, Gruenhagen, Green, Heintzeman, Garofalo and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 350, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for participation in athletic teams; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.04, subdivision 4.

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

Scott, Poston, Raleigh, Erickson, Gruenhagen, Novotny, Heintzeman, Igo, Mueller and Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 351, A bill for an act relating to education; suspending academic standards review cycle; requiring a report.

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

Scott, Raleigh, Erickson, Gruenhagen, Green, Heintzeman, Garofalo, Mueller and Akland introduced:

H. F. 352, A bill for an act relating to education; restricting female sports team participation to the female sex; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.04, by adding a subdivision.

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

Lippert; Hansen, R.; Acomb; Jordan; Morrison; Lee; Becker-Finn and Long introduced:

H. F. 353, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring a report about the state's peatlands; appropriating money.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 354, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to provide technical assistance and appropriate technology for certain spark ignition motor fuel wholesalers and retailers and to implement promotional programs; requiring reports.

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

Sundin and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 355, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Cloquet to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Sundin and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 356, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; exempting certain temporary custom processors from licensure and inspection requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 28A.15, by adding a subdivision; 31A.15, subdivision 1.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 357, A bill for an act relating to employment; expanding applicability of pregnancy accommodations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.939; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.9414.

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

Jordan; Lippert; Hollins; Huot; Olson, L.; Freiberg; Morrison; Schultz; Youakim; Her and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 358, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring commissioner of education to develop a model program for sexual health education; requiring a report; 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.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 359, A bill for an act relating to transportation; authorizing special interest vehicle license plates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 65B.49, subdivision 5a; 168.10, subdivisions 1, 1e, 1f, 1g, by adding a subdivision; 168.12, subdivision 2a; 169.64, subdivision 2; 169.79, subdivision 4; 239.051, subdivision 6; 297B.025, subdivision 2.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 360, A bill for an act relating to family law; modifying custody and parenting time presumptions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 518.17, subdivision 1; 518.175, subdivision 1.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 361, A bill for an act relating to taxes; property and local; clarifying provisions relating to mortgage and deed recording or registration fees; repealing the mortgage registry tax and the additional mortgage and deed taxes imposed by certain counties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 40A.152, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 287.01; 287.03; 287.035; 287.04; 287.05; 287.08; 287.10; 287.11; 287.12; 287.13; 383A.80; 383B.80.

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

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 362, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for fire department equipment grants.

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

Reyer and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 363, A bill for an act relating to taxation; revenue recapture; disallowing claims from hospitals and ambulance services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 270A.03, subdivision 2.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 364, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; exempting paddleboards from watercraft licensure requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 86B.005, subdivision 18; 86B.415, subdivision 1a.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 365, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying certain requirements related to investigations of suspicious activity in a voter registration application or absentee ballot application; specifying certain persons who are permitted to mail or deliver an absentee ballot on behalf of a voter; establishing a criminal penalty; establishing a voting fraud penalty assessment; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 201.275; 203B.03, subdivision 1; 203B.08, subdivision 1; 211B.32, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 366, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; prohibiting an increase in property value for homesteads owned by persons age 65 or older; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 273.11, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; 273.121, subdivision 1; 276.04, subdivision 2.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 367, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; requiring state agencies to pay disbursements to prevailing defendants; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 549.04.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 368, A bill for an act relating to watershed districts; eliminating eminent domain powers of watershed districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103D.335, subdivisions 1, 11.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 369, A bill for an act relating to environment; limiting installers liability for damages caused by subsurface sewage treatment systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115.55, 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.

Green introduced:

H. F. 370, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring third-party contracting for certain analytical testing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.027, by adding a subdivision; 116.07, 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.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 371, A bill for an act relating to state government; permitting the legislature to terminate any order or rule adopted by the governor directing a response to a peacetime emergency if the emergency is continued for more than 30 days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 12.31, subdivision 2; 12.32.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 372, A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; modifying data service organizations; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 79.61, subdivision 1.

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

Urdahl, Davids and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 373, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income; providing a tax credit for certain employers; requiring a report; 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.

O'Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 374, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing special licenses in the city of Sauk Rapids.

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

Youakim, Huot, Jordan, Her and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 375, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing minors age 16 or older to consent to nonresidential mental health services; 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.

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 376, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; requiring a report on free filing for individual income taxpayers; appropriating money.

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

Youakim; Theis; Huot; Olson, L.; Fischer; Stephenson; Wazlawik; Reyer; Bahner; Jordan; Becker-Finn and Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 377, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a program to provide payments to firefighters with cancer or heart disease, counseling for firefighters, and firefighter training; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

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. 378, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring paid orientation for paraprofessionals; appropriating money for paraprofessional training; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 125A.08.

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

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 379, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding access to information for law enforcement hiring; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.87, subdivisions 2, 3, 5.

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

Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 380, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a pilot project for training career and technical education teachers; appropriating money.

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

Sundin and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 381, A bill for an act relating to veterans; applying an expanded definition of veterans for purposes of eligibility for the veteran's identifier on state-issued identification cards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.07, subdivision 15.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 382, A bill for an act relating to human services; providing a rate increase for an intermediate care facility for persons with developmental disabilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.5012, by adding a subdivision.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 383, A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating a moving image industry incentive program; authorizing rulemaking; 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.

Bennett introduced:

H. F. 384, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Shell Rock River Watershed District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 385, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing that fund-raising sales made by certain elementary or secondary school student organizations are exempt if certain conditions are met; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.70, subdivision 13.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 386, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring cannabinoid product labels to contain a bar code or QR code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 151.72, subdivision 5.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 387, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying provisions for taking turtles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 97A.475, subdivision 41; 97C.605, subdivisions 1, 2c, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97C.605, subdivisions 2, 2a, 2b, 5; Minnesota Rules, part 6256.0500, subparts 2, 2a, 2b, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 388, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing cultural and ethnic communities leadership council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256.041, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256.041, subdivision 10.

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

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 389, A bill for an act relating to state government; enacting the Women of Color Opportunity Act; creating pilot projects; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 390, A bill for an act relating to child welfare; appropriating money for parent support grants.

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

Koznick, Novotny, Robbins and Boe introduced:

H. F. 391, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; authorizing third-party programs and third-party testers to conduct behind-the-wheel road tests for class D drivers' licenses; specifying requirements and criteria for third-party programs and testers; requiring audits; allowing appeals of decisions made by the commissioner of public safety; requiring record keeping and reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.13, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 171.

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

Bliss, Poston, Burkel, Bennett, Boe and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 392, A bill for an act relating to public safety; amending the Minnesota Personal Protection Act; creating lifetime permits to carry handguns; reducing the application fee for permits to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivisions 2a, 3, 7, 14.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 393, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring a plan to ameliorate the effects of repeated incidents at Minnesota state-operated community services programs.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 394, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minnesota State University, Mankato; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Heintzeman, Lueck, Novotny, Scott, Gruenhagen, Johnson, Heinrich, Akland, Bennett, Theis, O'Neill, Daniels, Swedzinski, Mueller, Koznick and Igo introduced:

H. F. 395, A bill for an act relating to environment; repealing certain authority of the Pollution Control Agency related to automobile emissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116.07, subdivision 2.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 396, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying provisions applying to the financing of campaigns for Hennepin County elections and for certain political subdivisions in Hennepin County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.01, subdivisions 4, 7, 9, 11, 16a, 17c, 18, 20, 27, 28, by adding a subdivision; 10A.12, subdivisions 1, 2; 10A.121, subdivision 2; 10A.13, subdivision 1; 10A.17, subdivision 4; 10A.20, subdivisions 3, 6a, by adding a subdivision; 383B.041; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.15, subdivision 6; 383B.042; 383B.043; 383B.044; 383B.045; 383B.046; 383B.047; 383B.048; 383B.049; 383B.05; 383B.051; 383B.052; 383B.053; 383B.054; 383B.055; 383B.056; 383B.057.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 397, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for contracts to provide COVID-19 messages, information, and community engagement services to diverse communities and populations in the state.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 398, A bill for an act relating to housing; amending the covenants implied in a residential lease; providing for tenants remedies against landlords for repairs; allowing a tenant to request emergency repairs from the court; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 504B.161, subdivision 1; 504B.375, subdivision 1; 504B.381, subdivisions 1, 5, by adding a subdivision.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 399, A bill for an act relating to housing; prohibiting landlords from imposing certain fees; restricting entry by a landlord and amending fees for improper entry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 504B.211, subdivisions 2, 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 400, A bill for an act relating to civil law; landlord and tenant; establishing termination of lease upon infirmity of tenant; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.

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

Hansen, R.; Ecklund; Olson, L., and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 401, A bill for an act relating to labor; providing a salary increase for employees in law enforcement and making a technical change; appropriating money; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 9, section 6.

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. 402, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for inflow and infiltration grants in the metropolitan area; 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. 403, A bill for an act relating to human rights; prohibiting employers from inquiring about past pay; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 363A.08, by adding a subdivision.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 404, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for financial literacy instruction grants.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 405, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Playwrights' Center in St. Paul; 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. 406, 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.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 407, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota State Retirement System general employees retirement plan; increasing the retirement annuity benefit of an eligible employee.

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

Hansen, R.; Morrison; Hanson, J.; Jordan and Lippert introduced:

H. F. 408, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; increasing fees for pollinator lethal insecticides; allocating fee revenue for pollinator research; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 18B.051; 18B.26, subdivision 3.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 409, A bill for an act relating to children; modifying provisions for termination of parental rights; modifying custody award procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 260C.301, by adding a subdivision; 518.619, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 410, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for workforce training in Owatonna and Steele counties.

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

Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 411, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the greater Minnesota child care facility program.

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

Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 412, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to increase the number of quality child care providers; requiring reports.

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

Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 413, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Minnesota Initiative Foundations.

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

Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 414, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the greater Minnesota child care facility program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Edelson and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 415, A bill for an act relating to health coverage; limiting cost-sharing requirements for the first four outpatient mental health service visits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.149, subdivision 1; 62A.152, subdivision 2; 62Q.47.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 416, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring a report on statistics for individuals convicted as an extended jurisdiction juvenile; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 241.016; 244.19, subdivision 3; 401.06.

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. 417, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for probationary sentences for certain nonviolent offenders; 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.

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

H. F. 418, A bill for an act relating to real property; clarifying ownership definitions; requiring the record owner to be listed as grantee in tax-forfeited land sales; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 282.301; 325N.01; 325N.02; 325N.03; 325N.04; 325N.06; 325N.10, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.

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

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 419, A bill for an act relating to retirement; revising the allocation of police and firefighter retirement supplemental state aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 423A.022, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding a subdivision.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 420, A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing prohibition on issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 421, A bill for an act relating to data privacy; requiring consent before providers share audio or video data with third parties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 422, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the enforcement by certain state and local governmental entities of state and federal laws governing immigration and providing for certain duties of law enforcement and the courts; providing civil and criminal penalties; 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.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 423, A resolution memorializing Congress and the President to support the principles of federalism.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 424, A bill for an act relating to data privacy; establishing neurodata rights; modifying certain crimes to add neurodata elements; providing civil and criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.04, by adding a subdivision; 609.88, subdivision 2; 609.891, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 425, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a minimum revenue guarantee for low revenue school districts; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 426, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the greater Minnesota business development public infrastructure grant program.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 427, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; excluding certain vendors from remitting June sales tax collections on an accelerated basis; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 289A.20, subdivision 4.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 428, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for local public health grants.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 429, A resolution applying to Congress for a limited national convention for the exclusive purpose of proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution that will restore balance and integrity to our elections.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 430, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a greater Minnesota housing infrastructure grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116J.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 431, A bill for an act relating to corrections; appropriating money for The Redemption Project to assist inmates to transition from incarceration to the community.

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

Munson and Miller introduced:

H. F. 432, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the enactment or enforcement of extreme risk protection orders against individuals regarding firearms; establishing criminal penalty for violation; 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.

Munson and Miller introduced:

H. F. 433, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; establishing the Minnesota Food Freedom Act; exempting homemade food sellers from certain statutes; preempting application of certain local ordinances to homemade food sellers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 28A.152; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 28A.

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

Munson and Miller introduced:

H. F. 434, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing presentence investigation reports to include information related to brain injury; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.115, by adding a subdivision.

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

Munson introduced:

H. F. 435, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing that a person may not be denied the right to purchase, own, possess, or carry a firearm solely on the basis that the person is enrolled as a patient in the medical cannabis registry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 624.712, by adding subdivisions; 624.713, subdivision 1; 624.714, subdivision 6; 624.7142, subdivision 1; 624.7151; 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.

Munson introduced:

H. F. 436, A bill for an act relating to human services; adding two members to the opioid prescribing work group; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0638, subdivision 3.

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

Munson and Miller introduced:

H. F. 437, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for a cause of action when a person who is prohibited from carrying a firearm on a property suffers a loss by not having the firearm; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivision 17; 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.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 438, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for construction materials for a school building in Marshall; 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.; Hassan; Gomez; Vang and Lee introduced:

H. F. 439, A bill for an act relating to wages; eliminating subminimum wage; creating a task force on eliminating subminimum wage; repealing statute and rules allowing payment of subminimum wage to employees with disabilities; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 177.24, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 177.28, subdivision 5; Minnesota Rules, parts 5200.0030; 5200.0040.

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

Hollins; Hassan; Gomez; Xiong, J., and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 440, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring professional liability insurance for peace officers; establishing liability of peace officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 466.03, by adding a subdivision; 466.07, subdivision 1; 626.843, subdivision 1; 626.845, by adding a subdivision.

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; Vang and Lee introduced:

H. F. 441, A bill for an act relating to human rights; adding a provision to the certificate of compliance provision in the Human Rights Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.36, subdivision 3; 363A.44, subdivision 4.

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

Xiong, J.; Hassan; Vang; Gomez; Lee and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 442, A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; requiring debt collectors to provide information in the preferred language of the debtor; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 332.

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

Howard; Hausman; Wolgamott; Olson, L., and Her introduced:

H. F. 443, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for loans or grants to preserve Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing.

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

Pelowski, Albright and Johnson introduced:

H. F. 444, A bill for an act relating to state disasters; restricting the definition of state-declared disasters to exclude civil unrest; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12B.15, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 445, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing State Aid For Emergencies (SAFE) account and aid program to reimburse local governments and state agencies for expenses incurred in responding to emergencies; transferring money to SAFE account; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

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

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 446, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying payment rates for home health services and home care nursing services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.0653, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0654, by adding a subdivision.

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

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 447, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring no-cost diagnostic services and testing following a mammogram; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62A.30, by adding a subdivision.

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

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 448, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the definition of prescription drug for purposes of the state antikickback provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62J.23, subdivision 2.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 449, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Heritage Village Park 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.

Richardson and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 450, A bill for an act relating to housing; providing for a right to counsel in certain public housing eviction actions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.

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

Hollins; Xiong, J.; Hassan; Vang and Lee introduced:

H. F. 451, A bill for an act relating to crime; including scrap vehicle operators in crime of receiving stolen property; increasing the penalty for certain scrap metal violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.526.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 452, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for an exemption from statutory immunization requirements for a sincerely held religious belief; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.15, subdivisions 3, 3a, 8.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 453, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for the designation and election of presidential electors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 208.03; 208.05.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 454, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; providing a subtraction for health insurance premiums; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 290.091, subdivision 2.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 455, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating a new source of state aid for school districts with low general education revenue and low property wealth per pupil; appropriating money; 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.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 456, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying certain provisions for resident tuition and state student aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 135A.043; 136A.101, subdivision 8.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 457, A bill for an act relating to government data practices; requiring public postsecondary institutions to keep certain student information private; requiring consent before collecting student location data; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.32, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 135A.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 458, A bill for an act relating to higher education; limiting compensation of highly compensated administrative employees of the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 43A.18, subdivision 3a; 137.02, subdivision 4.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 459, A bill for an act relating to public safety; allowing permitted and trained school staff to carry firearms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.66, subdivision 1d; 624.714, subdivision 18, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299C.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 460, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, section 10; providing that the right of citizens to be secure from unreasonable searches and seizures includes protection against unreasonable searches and seizures of electronic communications and data.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 461, A bill for an act relating to crime; providing for the crime of digital picture and recording misrepresentation; 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.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 462, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding crime of unauthorized computer access to include accessing a computer without penetrating security system; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.891.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 463, A bill for an act relating to public safety; basing the age to possess a firearm on the voting age; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.713, 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.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 464, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a duty for peace officers to report excessive force incidents to the chief law enforcement officer; 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.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 465, A bill for an act relating to public safety; limiting use of facial recognition technology; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 626A.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 466, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting any state loan, grant, or assistance for persons convicted of offense related to protest, demonstration, rally, civil unrest, or march; 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.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 467, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing provisions for digital and online library database resources for students; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 134.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 468, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Gitchi Gami State Trail; 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 introduced:

H. F. 469, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring seizure training and a seizure action plan in schools; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

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

Baker introduced:

H. F. 470, A bill for an act relating to adoption; modifying provisions governing adult adoptee access to their own original birth records and other adoption-related information; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.10, subdivision 5; 13.465, subdivision 8; 144.218, subdivisions 1, 2; 144.225, subdivision 2; 144.2252; 259.83, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, by adding a subdivision; 260C.317, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.212, subdivision 11; 259.83, subdivision 3; 259.89; 260C.637.

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

Baker introduced:

H. F. 471, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing alternative licensing inspections for licensed substance use disorder treatment providers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245G.

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

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 472, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying wild rice harvesting provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.091, subdivision 2; 84.111, subdivision 4.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 473, A bill for an act relating to higher education; expanding eligibility for the student loan refinancing program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 136A.1701, subdivision 10; 136A.1704.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 474, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing that fund-raising sales made by certain elementary or secondary school student organizations are exempt if certain conditions are met; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.70, subdivision 13.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 475, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for the comprehensive advanced life support educational program.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 476, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a driver training facility at Dakota County Technical 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.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 477, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying coverage of chiropractic services under medical assistance and MinnesotaCare; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 8e; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256L.03, subdivision 3b; Minnesota Rules, part 9505.0245.

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

Feist and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 478, A bill for an act relating to crime; providing guidance to courts on sentencing veterans for criminal offenses related to a service-related disorder; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 479, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing a process for towns to establish speed limits on town roads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.14, subdivision 5h.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 480, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying continuing education requirements; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 214.12, by adding a subdivision.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 481, A bill for an act relating to parks and trails; appropriating money to acquire land for trail system along Elm Creek Greenway Corridor in Champlin.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 482, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a portion of marked Trunk Highway 13 in Waseca County as "Corporal Caleb L. Erickson 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.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 483, A bill for an act relating to labor; modifying the public employment labor relations act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 179A.03, subdivisions 5, 17; 179A.04, subdivision 3; 179A.06, subdivision 2; 179A.14, subdivision 3; 179A.16, subdivisions 4, 6, 7; 179A.21, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 179A.102; 179A.103.

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

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 484, A bill for an act relating to veterans affairs; authorizing the Department of Veterans Affairs to use funds for a publicity representative; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 15.057.

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

Ecklund and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 485, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; providing a credit for certain sponsors of veterans; 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.

Feist and Moller introduced:

H. F. 486, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for suicide prevention training for teachers.

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

Hollins; Jordan; Xiong, J.; Lee; Frazier; Keeler; Agbaje; Boldon; Reyer; Feist and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 487, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting state and local units of government and law enforcement agencies from acquiring military grade weapons from the Pentagon's 1033 program; 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.

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 488, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; providing grant funding for African American arts and cultural programs; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 8, as amended.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 489, A bill for an act relating to transportation; taxes; modifying calculation of the motor fuels tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 296A.07, subdivision 3; 296A.08, subdivision 2.

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

Koegel and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 490, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to construct additional lanes on a segment of U.S. Highway 10; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 491, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; establishing licensing for journeyworker insulators; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 326B.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 492, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a Silver Alert system to aid in locating missing persons who are senior citizens with cognitive impairments; providing a criminal penalty; 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.

Koegel and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 493, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring commissioner of human services to close a Minnesota state-operated community services location.

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

Akland and Davids introduced:

H. F. 494, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of St. Peter to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Akland and Davids introduced:

H. F. 495, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for certain construction materials for a St. Peter fire station; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 496, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; establishing a citizens' property tax advisory committee; requiring additional information to be sent with the notice of proposed property taxes; establishing Minnesota Property Taxpayer's Day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 275.065, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 275.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 497, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying allowed uses of long-term facilities maintenance revenue and capital levies; increasing lease levy authority for school districts that are members of cooperative units; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 123B.595, subdivision 3; 126C.40, subdivision 1.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 498, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying allowed uses of long-term facilities maintenance revenue and capital levies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 123B.595, subdivision 3; 126C.40, subdivision 1.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 499, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for emergency management readiness grants for local planning and preparedness efforts; requiring a report.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 500, A bill for an act relating to public finance; modifying local government debt financing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297A.993, subdivision 2; 465.71; 475.56; 475.58, subdivision 3b; 475.60, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 469.055, subdivision 7.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 501, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; providing for federal conformity to exclusion of paycheck protection loan forgiveness from gross income and certain related deductions; providing certain business entities the option to file as C-option corporations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 289A.02, subdivision 7; 289A.08, by adding a subdivision; 289A.38, by adding a subdivision; 290.01, subdivisions 19, 31, 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; 290A.03, subdivision 15; 291.005, subdivision 1; 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.

Moller, Baker and Lippert introduced:

H. F. 502, A bill for an act relating to driving while impaired; providing that DWI offenders are not required to take a specified examination as a condition of driver's license reinstatement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169A.55, subdivision 2; 169A.60, subdivision 13; 171.29, subdivision 1; 171.30, subdivision 1; 171.306, subdivision 4.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 503, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring public hearing every five years for nonexpiring air emission permits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116.07, 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.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 504, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing public engagement requirements for certain trunk highway construction projects; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 505, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying provisions related to continuing contract and tenure status of community education teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.26, subdivision 2.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 506, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying prior appropriations for grants to municipalities; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, sections 20, subdivision 5; 22, subdivisions 18, 19, 23.

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

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

H. F. 507, 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 Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Poston introduced:

H. F. 508, A bill for an act relating to taxes; property; establishing the agricultural riparian buffer credit; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 273.1392; 273.1393; 275.065, subdivision 3; 276.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273.

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

Poston, Baker and Green introduced:

H. F. 509, A bill for an act relating to state government; forgiving penalties and reinstating business licenses at conclusion of peacetime emergency.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 510, A bill for an act relating to drivers' licenses; prohibiting the denial of a driver's license based on a diagnosis of diabetes mellitus; repealing certain driver licensing requirements related to diabetes mellitus; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.13, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7410.2610, subparts 1, 2, 3, 3a, 5a, 5b, 6.

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

Albright introduced:

H. F. 511, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying requirements for substance use disorder and mental health treatment provided via telemedicine; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245G.01, subdivisions 13, 26; 245G.05, subdivision 1; 245G.06, subdivision 1; 254A.19, subdivision 5; 254B.05, subdivision 5; 256B.0625, subdivisions 3b, 46; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 245G.22, subdivision 13.

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

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 512, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for property development in the city of Crookston; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 21, subdivision 14.

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

Kiel, Daudt, Lucero, Theis, Petersburg and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 513, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the right to carry without a permit; providing for an optional permit to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivisions 2, 3, 7, 15, 20, 23, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 624.714, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 16; 624.7181.

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

Igo and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 514, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing Itasca County to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Igo, Erickson, Heintzeman and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 515, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a 911 telecommunicator working group to establish statewide standards for training and certification; requiring a report.

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

Kresha, Erickson, Scott, Mueller and Bennett introduced:

H. F. 516, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring schools to reopen for continuous on-site instruction.

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

Kresha and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 517, A bill for an act relating to higher education; 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 Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Lippert and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 518, A bill for an act relating to waters; providing for watershed management; establishing program for water quality and storage in Minnesota River basin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103A.212; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103F.

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

Lippert; Hansen, R.; Acomb; Long; Morrison; Jordan; Becker-Finn and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 519, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for state forest nursery facilities at Badoura; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 520, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; establishing supply requirements for prescription contraceptives; requiring health plans to cover contraceptives, contraceptive services, sterilization, and related medical services, patient education, and counseling; establishing accommodations for eligible organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

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

Morrison and Albright introduced:

H. F. 521, A bill for an act relating to human services; extending medical assistance postpartum coverage; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.055, subdivision 6; 256B.056, subdivision 10; 256B.06, subdivision 4.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 522, A bill for an act relating to health; authorizing health care providers to provide patients with health information and services that are medically accurate, evidence-based, and appropriate for the patient; repealing informed consent requirements before abortions may be performed; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 145.4241; 145.4242; 145.4243; 145.4244; 145.4245; 145.4246; 145.4247; 145.4248; 145.4249.

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

Elkins and Long introduced:

H. F. 523, A bill for an act relating to transportation; imposing a road usage charge; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 168.002, by adding a subdivision; 168.013, subdivision 1a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 168.013, subdivision 1m.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 524, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the commissioner of employment and economic development for a grant to the Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 525, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for construction materials for certain public facilities in the city of Virginia; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Klevorn and Huot introduced:

H. F. 526, A bill for an act relating to health; changing access to birth and death records; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.225, subdivision 7.

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

Masin introduced:

H. F. 527, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing municipalities to charge a street impact fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462.358, by adding subdivisions.

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

Howard, Hausman, Theis and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 528, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money to the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency for grants to local housing trust funds.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 529, A bill for an act relating to transit; requiring certain training for transit operators on assisting passengers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 473.375, by adding a subdivision.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 530, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for job skills training for recently released inmates.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 531, A bill for an act relating to state government; allowing debit cards to be used for purchasing raffle tickets over the telephone.

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

Nash and Boe introduced:

H. F. 532, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to expand U.S. Highway 212 to four lanes between Norwood Young America and Cologne.

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

Gruenhagen, Erickson, Bennett and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 533, 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.

Gruenhagen, Koznick, Erickson, Bennett, Urdahl and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 534, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring a health care provider to disclose to a consumer whether services are covered by a consumer's health plan and provider's network participation status; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62J.81, by adding a subdivision.

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

Gruenhagen, Erickson, Bennett, Urdahl and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 535, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a special education legislative working group; requiring a report.

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

Gruenhagen and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 536, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring the state to transition from MNsure to a federally facilitated marketplace; appropriating money; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62V.01; 62V.02; 62V.03; 62V.04; 62V.05; 62V.051; 62V.055; 62V.06; 62V.07; 62V.08; 62V.09; 62V.10; 62V.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 537, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a segment of marked Trunk Highway 310 in Roseau County as Deputy Richard K. Magnuson 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.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 538, A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a business expansion low-interest loan program; appropriating money.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 539, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a revolving loan fund to facilitate the dredging of lakes to improve water flow for hydroelectric projects; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 540, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; exempting a portion of commercial-industrial property market value from city levy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 469.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 541, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VII, section 1; allowing owners of agricultural land, real property that is both nonhomesteaded and noncommercial, or small business property to vote on levy or bond referendums where the property is located.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 542, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; establishing a senior citizens' property tax credit; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 273.1393; 275.065, subdivision 3; 276.04, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 273.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 543, A bill for an act relating to public employment; repealing authority for exclusive representatives to charge fair share fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.43, subdivision 6; 179A.04, subdivisions 1, 3; 179A.051; 179A.102, subdivision 6; 179A.60, subdivision 7; 256B.0711, subdivision 4; 402A.40, subdivision 6; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 179A.03, subdivision 9; 179A.06, subdivision 3.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 544, A bill for an act relating to environment; taxation; dedicating a portion of local government aid to create a loan program to renovate rural municipal water treatment facilities; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9; 477A.03, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 446A.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 545, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; dedicating a portion of local government aid to cities for housing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 477A.011, by adding a subdivision; 477A.013, by adding a subdivision.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 546, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying a project description for an earlier appropriation for Olmsted County Trunk Highway 14 and County Road 104 Interchange; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 16, subdivision 36.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 547, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property taxes; modifying class 4d rate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.13, subdivision 25.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 548, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income and corporate franchise; extending the sunset of the historic structure rehabilitation credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0681, subdivision 10.

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

Quam introduced:

H. F. 549, A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing the funding for success incentive aid program; 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.

Jordan, Acomb, Becker-Finn, Wazlawik, Keeler, Boldon and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 550, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts and charter schools to provide climate justice instruction; 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.

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 551, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local lodging taxes; removing the expiration date of the local lodging tax imposed by the city of Plymouth; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 6, article 6, section 25.

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

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 552, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for reforestation.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 553, A bill for an act relating to corrections; providing identification cards for offenders released from incarceration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, 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.

Bahr, Mortensen and Munson introduced:

H. F. 554, A bill for an act relating to occupations; authorizing local government licensing of facilities for barbering and cosmetology; repealing state licensing of barbers and cosmetologists; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 415; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 154.001; 154.002; 154.003; 154.01; 154.02; 154.04; 154.05; 154.065, subdivisions 2, 4; 154.07, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a, 4, 5, 5a, 5b, 6; 154.08; 154.09; 154.10; 154.11, subdivisions 1, 3; 154.14; 154.15; 154.161; 154.162; 154.19; 154.20; 154.21; 154.24; 154.25; 154.26; 154.27; 154.28; 155A.20; 155A.21; 155A.22; 155A.23, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 4a, 4b, 5, 5a, 7, 8, 8a, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20; 155A.24, subdivisions 1, 2; 155A.25, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8; 155A.26; 155A.27, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; 155A.271; 155A.275; 155A.28, subdivisions 2, 5; 155A.29; 155A.30; 155A.31; 155A.32; 155A.33; 155A.34; 155A.35; 155A.355; 155A.36.

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

Mekeland and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 555, A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; authorizing inverse condemnation by a business closed by executive order due to a peacetime emergency; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 556, A bill for an act relating to eminent domain; authorizing inverse condemnation by a business closed by executive order due to a peacetime emergency; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 557, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying wetland replacement ratios; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103G.222, subdivision 1; 103G.2242, subdivision 12; 103G.2243, 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. 558, A bill for an act relating to health care; prohibiting pharmacy benefit managers from restricting pharmacists or pharmacies from discussing the reimbursement amount paid by the pharmacy benefit manager with health carriers and consumers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62W.11.

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

Franke introduced:

H. F. 559, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a storm water lift station to control storm water entering Seidl's Lake in South St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 560, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing grants to certain cities for facade preservation in historic commercial districts; appropriating money.

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

Urdahl, Erickson and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 561, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school districts to establish teacher mentoring programs; modifying allowed uses of staff development revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.61, subdivision 1; 122A.70.

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

Urdahl, Erickson and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 562, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying social studies graduation requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.024, subdivision 1.

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

Urdahl and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 563, A bill for an act relating to education; creating civics test reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120B.02, subdivision 3; 120B.35, by adding a subdivision; 120B.36, subdivision 1.

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

Dettmer, Urdahl and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 564, A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; authorizing licensed veterans organizations to use gross profits from lawful gambling for repair, maintenance, or improvement of real property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 349.12, subdivision 25.

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

Dettmer, Koznick and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 565, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying electronic benefit card prohibited purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256.987, subdivision 2.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 566, A bill for an act relating to housing; permitting a landlord to require a tenant to provide documentation supporting the tenant's need for a service or support animal; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256C.02; 363A.09, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 567, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for housing discrimination testing.

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

Mekeland and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 568, A bill for an act relating to veterinary medicine; specifying that certified emergency medical personnel may provide emergency medical care to police dogs without a license to practice veterinary medicine; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 156.12, subdivision 2.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 569, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for tobacco use prevention and cessation activities.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 570, A bill for an act relating to education; limiting the use of individual-use screens in preschool and kindergarten; 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 Policy.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 571, A bill for an act relating to health care; specifying immunity from liability based on the level or manner of care due to the COVID-19 peacetime emergency; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 572, A bill for an act relating to taxation; cigarettes; establishing a tobacco use prevention and cessation account; dedicating revenue; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297F.10, subdivision 1.

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

Mortensen, Miller, Munson and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 573, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing immunity for violations of certain executive orders.

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

Howard, Carlson and Elkins introduced:

H. F. 574, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for construction materials used in a Bloomington fire station; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 575, A bill for an act relating to marriage; authorizing notary publics to perform civil marriages; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 357.17; 359.04; 517.04; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 359.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 576, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing enhanced debt service equalization aid for consolidating school districts facing unique circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 123B.535.

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

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 577, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for the right to carry without a permit; providing for an optional permit to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivisions 2, 3, 7, 15, 20, 23, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 624.714, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 16; 624.7181.

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

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 578, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to dredge Minneiska boat launch.

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

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 579, A bill for an act relating to firearms; clarifying law on use of force in defense of home and person; codifying and extending Minnesota's self-defense and defense of home laws; eliminating the common law duty to retreat in cases of self-defense outside the home; expanding the boundaries of dwelling for purposes of self-defense; creating a presumption in the case of a person entering a dwelling or occupied vehicle by stealth or force; extending the rights available to a person in that person's dwelling to a person defending against entry of that person's occupied vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.065.

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

Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 580, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting certain antler point restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.311; repealing Laws 2013, chapter 121, section 53; Minnesota Rules, part 6232.0350.

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

Daniels, Ecklund and Raleigh introduced:

H. F. 581, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing C-130 air ready reserve special license plates; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

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

Daniels introduced:

H. F. 582, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money to study the feasibility of an interchange on Interstate Highway 35 at County Road 9 in Rice County.

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

Novotny introduced:

H. F. 583, A bill for an act relating to public safety; regulating charitable bail organizations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 629.

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

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 584, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Floodwood to impose a local sales and use tax.

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

Sandstede and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 585, A bill for an act relating to veterans; making technical changes to the GI Bill; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 197.791, subdivisions 4, 5, 5a, 5b.

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

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 586, A bill for an act relating to automobile insurance; clarifying that volunteer drivers receiving funding from the public transit participation program are not for hire; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 65B.15, subdivision 1; 65B.43, subdivision 12, by adding a subdivision; 65B.47, subdivision 1a; 65B.472, subdivision 1; 256B.0625, subdivision 17.

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

Murphy and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 587, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for full-service community schools.

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

Franson introduced:

H. F. 588, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a portion of marked Trunk Highway 29 in Douglas County as "Governor Knute Nelson 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.

Christensen, Frazier and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 589, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a legislative report on the transit taxing district.

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

Christensen, Jordan, Keeler and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 590, A bill for an act relating to tourism; expanding membership on the Explore Minnesota Tourism Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116U.25.

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

Christensen, Jordan, Frazier and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 591, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a Minnesota Reads task force to review literacy programs for children and adults; requiring a report; appropriating money; 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.

Christensen, Jordan, Keeler and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 592, A bill for an act relating to veterans; authorizing the commissioner of veterans affairs to establish a veterans stable housing initiative; classifying certain homeless veterans data; authorizing data sharing; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 196.

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

Frazier, Christensen, Keeler and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 593, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring the Peace Officer Standards and Training Board to revise the standards of conduct for peace officers.

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

Frazier, Noor, Long, Christensen and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 594, A bill for an act relating to public safety; limiting the use of money bail for certain offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 629.53.

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

Frazier, Christensen and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 595, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing the expungement of criminal records without petition for individuals not guilty of a crime as a result of identity theft or mistaken identity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609A.02, by adding a subdivision; 609A.025.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 596, 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.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 597, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; local government aids; increasing the appropriation and modifying the minimum aid payments for 2022; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 477A.013, subdivision 9; 477A.03, subdivision 2a.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 598, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; permitting licensed dentists to administer COVID-19 vaccines; 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.

Frazier, Christensen and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 599, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing sealing of criminal records upon granting a pardon extraordinary; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 638.02, 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.

Winkler; Hortman; Moran; Gomez; Hanson, J.; Lillie; Davnie; Stephenson; Jordan; Long; Olson, L.; Her; Wolgamott; Howard; Berg; Feist; Masin; Freiberg; Frazier; Agbaje; Noor; Huot; Becker-Finn; Xiong, J.; Richardson; Hollins; Lippert; Schultz; Koegel; Mariani; Carlson; Reyer; Thompson; Lee and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 600, A bill for an act relating to cannabis; establishing the Cannabis Management Board; establishing advisory councils; requiring reports relating to cannabis use and sales; legalizing and limiting the possession and use of cannabis by adults; providing for the licensing, inspection, and regulation of cannabis businesses; requiring testing of cannabis and cannabis products; requiring labeling of cannabis and cannabis products; limiting the advertisement of cannabis, cannabis products, and cannabis businesses; providing for the cultivation of cannabis in private residences; transferring regulatory authority for the medical cannabis program; taxing the sale of adult-use cannabis; establishing grant and loan programs; amending criminal penalties; establishing expungement procedures for certain individuals; establishing labor standards for the use of cannabis by employees and testing of employees; creating a civil cause of action for certain nuisances; amending the scheduling of marijuana and tetrahydrocannabinols; classifying data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.411, by adding a subdivision; 13.871, by adding a subdivision; 152.02, subdivisions 2, 4; 152.022, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.023, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.024, subdivision 1; 152.025, subdivisions 1, 2; 181.938, subdivision 2; 181.950, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 8, 13, by adding a subdivision; 181.951, by adding subdivisions; 181.952, by adding a subdivision; 181.953, by adding a subdivision; 181.955; 181.957, subdivision 1; 244.05, subdivision 2; 256.01, subdivision 18c; 256D.024, subdivision 1; 256J.26, subdivision 1; 290.0132, subdivision 29; 290.0134, subdivision 19; 297A.61, subdivision 12; 609.135, subdivision 1; 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.5311, subdivision 1; 609.5314, subdivision 1; 609.5316, subdivision 2; 609.5317, subdivision 1; 609A.01; 609A.03, subdivisions 5, 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 17; 28A; 34A; 116J; 116L; 120B; 144; 152; 175; 295; 604; 609A; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 342; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.027, subdivisions 3, 4; 152.22, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 5b, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14; 152.23; 152.24; 152.25, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 2, 3, 4; 152.26; 152.261; 152.27, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 152.28, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 152.29, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 4; 152.30; 152.31; 152.32, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 152.33, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 152.34; 152.35; 152.36, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5; 152.37; Minnesota Rules, parts 4770.0100; 4770.0200; 4770.0300; 4770.0400; 4770.0500; 4770.0600; 4770.0800; 4770.0900; 4770.1000; 4770.1100; 4770.1200; 4770.1300; 4770.1400; 4770.1460; 4770.1500; 4770.1600; 4770.1700; 4770.1800; 4770.1900; 4770.2000; 4770.2100; 4770.2200; 4770.2300; 4770.2400; 4770.2700; 4770.2800; 4770.4000; 4770.4002; 4770.4003; 4770.4004; 4770.4005; 4770.4007; 4770.4008; 4770.4009; 4770.4010; 4770.4012; 4770.4013; 4770.4014; 4770.4015; 4770.4016; 4770.4017; 4770.4018; 4770.4030.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 601, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying housing support; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256I.05, subdivision 1c.

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

Jordan, Koegel, Feist and Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 602, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying Minneapolis streetcar financing to allow for bus rapid transit financing; amending Laws 2013, chapter 143, article 9, section 20.

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

Jordan and Long introduced:

H. F. 603, A bill for an act relating to labor relations; modifying public labor relations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.43, subdivision 6; 179A.03, subdivisions 14, 19; 179A.06, 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 Education Policy.

Jordan; Liebling; Koegel; Elkins; Agbaje; Fischer; Youakim; Wazlawik; Xiong, J.; Freiberg; Schultz; Hollins and Lillie introduced:

H. F. 604, A bill for an act relating to public health; requiring face coverings in certain settings; establishing implementation requirements; providing for penalties and injunctive relief; providing for expiration of the face covering requirements.

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

Moller introduced:

H. F. 605, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring student identification cards to include a mental health crisis telephone number; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

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

Bahner, Greenman, Elkins and Noor introduced:

H. F. 606, A bill for an act relating to campaign finance; modifying definition of expressly advocating; providing for disclosure of electioneering communications; amending prorating method for contributions or use of general treasury money; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.01, subdivision 16a; 10A.121, subdivision 1; 10A.20, subdivision 3; 10A.244; 10A.25, subdivision 3a; 10A.27, subdivision 15; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A.

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

Bahner, Greenman, Elkins and Noor introduced:

H. F. 607, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing a system of automatic voter registration; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.607, by adding a subdivision; 201.161; 201.162.

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

Bahner, Greenman, Elkins and Noor introduced:

H. F. 608, A bill for an act relating to elections; clarifying prohibitions on soliciting at or near a polling place; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 211B.11, subdivision 1.

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

Bahner, Elkins and Noor introduced:

H. F. 609, A bill for an act relating to state government; making technical changes in chapter 16E; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16E.01; 16E.016; 16E.02; 16E.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 6; 16E.036; 16E.04, subdivision 3; 16E.0465, subdivision 2; 16E.05, subdivision 1; 16E.07, subdivision 12; 16E.21, subdivision 2; 97A.057, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16E.0466, subdivision 1; 16E.05, subdivision 3; 16E.071; 16E.145.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 610, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the FATHER Project.

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. 611, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying supplemental nutrition assistance gross income limit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256D.0515.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 612, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money to Ujamaa Place.

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

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 613, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for certain human trafficking offenses; increasing penalties for patrons of prostitutes; increasing the penalties for certain trespassing offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.1095, subdivision 1; 609.131, subdivision 2; 609.322, subdivisions 1, 1a; 609.324, subdivisions 2, 4; 609.3241; 609.352, subdivision 4; 609.605, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.324, 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.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 614, A bill for an act relating to public safety; setting the maximum term of incarceration for a gross misdemeanor at 364 days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.03; 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.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 615, A bill for an act relating to transportation; amending regulation of motor vehicle height; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.81, subdivision 1.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 616, A bill for an act relating to housing; creating the lead safe homes grant program; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 462A.

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

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 617, A bill for an act relating to early childhood programs; appropriating money for the ParentChild+ program.

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

Berg and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 618, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; tax increment financing; authorizing tax increment financing districts in the city of Burnsville.

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

Urdahl and Davids introduced:

H. F. 619, A bill for an act relating to housing; modifying the maximum grant or loan amount for workforce housing projects; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.39, subdivision 5.

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

Demuth, Theis and Heinrich introduced:

H. F. 620, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for eligibility for the health professional education loan forgiveness program; establishing a greater Minnesota general practice dental residency grant program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.1501, subdivision 2; 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.

Davids and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 621, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying authority to impose local sales and use taxes; requiring an election before seeking legislative authority; removing the requirement to submit a local resolution; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.99, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.99, subdivision 2.

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

Davids and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 622, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing gasoline dealers a refundable credit for sales of gasoline blended with ethanol; 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.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 623, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for the Ohuta Beach breakwater in the city of Lake City; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 7, subdivision 18.

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

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 624, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying application of storm water rules; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 4, article 3, section 109, as amended.

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

Jordan, Hamilton, Agbaje and Lee introduced:

H. F. 625, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Community Cooks program at Appetite for Change.

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

Reyer, Hamilton, Elkins and Hollins introduced:

H. F. 626, A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; requiring unrestricted access to services for the diagnosis and treatment of rare diseases; 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.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 627, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for the chronic wasting disease adopt-a-dumpster program.

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

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 628, A bill for an act relating to housing; landlord and tenant; prescribing when an eviction action may be disclosed in a residential tenant report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 504B.241, subdivision 5.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 629, A bill for an act relating to environment; facilitating use of artificial aquifer recharge where appropriate; modifying water appropriation allocation priorities; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103A.204; 103G.261; 103G.291, subdivision 1.

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. 630, A bill for an act relating to water; providing well disclosure requirements; authorizing compost facilities to refuse certain compostable products; appropriating money to monitor water quality; appropriating money to develop network for monitoring unregulated contaminants in sources of drinking water; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103I.235, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 115A; 513.

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

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 631, A bill for an act relating to teachers; reducing school district reporting; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.091, subdivision 3.

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

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 632, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying requirements for establishing an area learning center; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 123A.05, subdivision 1.

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

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 633, A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring individual and small group health plan offerings to include a predeductible, flat co-pay on prescription drug option; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62Q.81, by adding a subdivision.

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

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

H. F. 634, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money from outdoor heritage fund.

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

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 635, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating funds for children's school-linked mental health grants.

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

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 636, A bill for an act relating to elections; limiting the use of schools as polling places; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 204B.16, subdivision 6.

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

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 637, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing requirements for the purchase of catalytic converters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 325E.21, subdivisions 1b, 2, by adding a subdivision.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 638, A bill for an act relating to transportation; imposing a luxury vehicle surcharge on the sale of certain motor vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297B.02, by adding a subdivision.

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

Hansen, R. and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 639, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for the reinvest in Minnesota reserve program.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 640, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring local units of government to establish law enforcement citizen oversight councils; specifying powers and duties of the councils and the responsibilities of local authorities toward them; requiring law enforcement policies, guidelines, training, and reporting on matters relating to procedural justice and community interactions; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.89, subdivisions 2, 17; 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.

Raleigh; Pfarr; Olson, B., and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 641, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; providing a military veterans jobs tax credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 642, A bill for an act relating to broadband service; prohibiting certain activities by Internet service providers serving Minnesota customers and those under contract to the state or political subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16C; 325F.

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

Miller, O'Neill, Franson, Scott, Lucero, Drazkowski, Gruenhagen, Munson and Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 643, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected with certain exceptions; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 644, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing for disposition of certain money recovered from litigation or settlement of environmental permit violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.151, subdivision 2.

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

Lee, Davnie, Noor and Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 645, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing requirements for inclusion of high-occupancy vehicle lanes in specified corridors of commerce project.

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

Lee; Hassan; Xiong, J.; Huot; Howard; Hausman; Davnie; Hollins; Becker-Finn; Agbaje; Long and Vang introduced:

H. F. 646, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing deployment of certain buses in the seven-county metropolitan area based on vehicle emissions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 473.391, by adding a subdivision.

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

Lee, Wazlawik, Jordan, Becker-Finn and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 647, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying penalties; requiring higher financial penalties for repeated violations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 115.071, subdivision 3; 116.072, subdivisions 2, 5.

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

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.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 791, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for an intersection on Trunk Highway 41 in Chanhassen; 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.

Winkler; Ecklund; Stephenson; Lee; Greenman; Morrison; Sundin; Her; Edelson; Wolgamott; Keeler; Bernardy; Nelson, M.; Berg; Klevorn; Reyer; Freiberg; Bierman; Jordan; Hanson, J.; Hollins and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 792, A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating money for a grant to the veterans resilience project; requiring a report.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 793, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring probation and parole agents to consider and recommend local options to address technical violations by offenders with mental illness; providing courts with additional information and discretion regarding defendants with mental illness; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 243.05, subdivisions 1, 6; 244.05, subdivisions 2, 3; 244.19, subdivision 3; 244.198, by adding a subdivision; 609.1055; 609.115, by adding a subdivision; 609.14, subdivision 2a; 611.026; 629.53.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 794, A bill for an act relating to civil law; amending the statute of limitations for actions under the Minnesota Human Rights Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 363A.28, subdivision 3.

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

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 795, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money to compensate producers for livestock destroyed or crippled by wolves.

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

Theis introduced:

H. F. 796, A bill for an act relating to youth employment; modifying requirements for 16- and 17-year-olds working in or around a construction or building project; requiring rulemaking.

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

Theis introduced:

H. F. 797, A bill for an act relating to state government; creating the Government Accountability Commission; providing for expiration and review of state agencies; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3D.

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

Theis introduced:

H. F. 798, A bill for an act relating to administrative rulemaking; requiring agencies to determine the impact of a proposed rule on the cost of residential construction or remodeling; requiring notice to the applicable legislative committees; permitting a legislative committee to require approval of a rule by law; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 14.

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

Theis introduced:

H. F. 799, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for school start times; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120A.41.

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

Wolgamott; Hansen, R., and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 800, A bill for an act relating to labor; providing safe workplaces for meat and poultry processing workers; authorizing rulemaking; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 179.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 801, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a prescription drug affordability board and prescription drug affordability advisory council; providing for prescription drug cost reviews and remedies; requiring a report; appropriating money; 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.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 802, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying electric utility renewable energy standard obligations; modifying Public Utility Commission authority to issue site permits for electric generation facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216B.1691, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2d, 2e, 2f, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 216E.03, subdivision 10; 216F.04; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.1691, subdivision 2.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 803, A bill for an act relating to contracts; modifying and clarifying requirements relating to building and construction contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 15.71, by adding a subdivision; 15.72, by adding a subdivision; 337.01, subdivision 3; 337.05, 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.

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 804, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying bioincentive program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 41A.16, subdivision 2; 41A.17, subdivision 2; 41A.18, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.

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

Sundin introduced:

H. F. 805, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring destruction of certain welfare data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

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

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 806, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Minnesota Citizens Federal Oversight Committee; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

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

Dettmer, Urdahl and Boe introduced:

H. F. 807, A bill for an act relating to education; prohibiting construction of schools near former landfills; requiring notice by schools located near former landfills; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 123B.51, by adding a subdivision.

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

Feist; Xiong, J.; Gomez; Hollins; Hassan; Lee; Vang and Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 808, A bill for an act relating to human rights; adding provisions to explain national origin discrimination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.11, by adding a subdivision; 363A.12, by adding a subdivision.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 809, A bill for an act relating to public safety; making technical change to identity theft crime; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.527, 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.

Huot introduced:

H. F. 810, A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring the annual review of the coroner and medical examiner by the county board; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 390.005, subdivision 6; 390.31, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 390.

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

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 811, A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; providing for sale or lease of certain gambling equipment to licensed distributors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 349.163, subdivision 9.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 812, 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, Garofalo, Liebling, Winkler and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 813, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying the medical cannabis program; allowing combustion of dried raw cannabis by patients age 21 or older; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.22, subdivision 6; 152.29, subdivision 3.

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

Olson, L. and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 814, A bill for an act relating to unemployment; providing 50 percent reimbursement of unemployment charges to the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center; appropriating money.

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

Gruenhagen and Erickson introduced:

H. F. 815, 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.

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 816, A bill for an act relating to insurance; health; modifying requirements for health insurance underwriting, renewability, and benefits; creating the Minnesota health risk pool program; allowing the creation of unified personal health premium accounts; creating the Minnesota health contribution program; eliminating certain health plan market rules; requesting waivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.971, subdivision 6; 13.7191, by adding a subdivision; 60A.235, by adding a subdivision; 62A.65, subdivisions 3, 5, by adding a subdivision; 62L.03, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 62L.08, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 62Q.18, subdivision 10; 62V.05, subdivision 3; 290.0132, by adding a subdivision; 297I.05, subdivisions 1, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62A; 62K; 62Q; 256L; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62X; 62Y; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.303; 62A.65, subdivision 2; 62K.01; 62K.02; 62K.03; 62K.04; 62K.05; 62K.06; 62K.07; 62K.075; 62K.08; 62K.09; 62K.10, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8; 62K.11; 62K.12; 62K.13; 62K.14; 62K.15; 62L.08, subdivision 4; 62L.12, subdivisions 3, 4.

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

Erickson, Dettmer and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 817, A bill for an act relating to education; expanding eligibility for postsecondary enrollment options; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.09, subdivision 5a.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 818, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for right-of-way acquisition and construction of marked Trunk Highway 212.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 819, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for redevelopment grants and demolition loans, the 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.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 820, A bill for an act relating to Open Meeting Law; allowing a member of a public body to attend a meeting from a private location more than three times in calendar year 2021.

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

Koegel and Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 821, A bill for an act relating to employment benefits; requiring carryover of unused dependent care flexible spending account funds in benefit plan years 2020 and 2021.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 822, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying treatment of self-employment income for purposes of eligibility for cash assistance programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 119B.09, subdivision 4; 256P.02, subdivisions 1a, 2; 256P.04, subdivision 4; 256P.05.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 823, A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; creating a working group to examine the merger of financial institutions and tax status designations; requiring a report.

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

Bahr, Miller, Poston, Mortensen, Lucero and Raleigh introduced:

H. F. 824, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article I; providing for the right of the people to acquire, keep, possess, transport, carry, transfer, and use arms including firearms, knives, or any other weapons and ammunition, components, and accessories for these arms.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 825, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money to support programs of college admission and graduation for low-income students; requiring a report.

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

Lee and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 826, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for health and welfare rights of inmates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 241.02, by adding a subdivision.

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

Daniels, Koegel and Theis introduced:

H. F. 827, A bill for an act relating to occupational licensing; creating the Board of Sign Language Interpreters and Transliterators; requiring licensure; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 546.44, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 156B.

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

Daniels and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 828, A bill for an act relating to children; modifying the definition of neglect; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260E.03, subdivision 15.

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

Igo; Lueck; Heintzeman; Nelson, N.; Green and Akland introduced:

H. F. 829, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring one or more 2021 open seasons for taking wolves.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 830, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for nontoxic ammunition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.67, by adding a subdivision.

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

Long and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 831, A bill for an act relating to the State Building Code; modifying how the energy code for new commercial buildings is adopted; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.106, 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.

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 832, A bill for an act relating to state government; State Lottery; making name of a lottery prize winner private; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 349A.08, subdivision 9.

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

Her, Gomez, Hassan and Hollins introduced:

H. F. 833, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; modifying when a court may hear a petition for postconviction relief; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 590.01, subdivision 4.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 834, A bill for an act relating to health; providing an exception to the hospital moratorium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.551, subdivision 1.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 835, A bill for an act relating to housing; creating specific notice requirements for evictions due to nonpayment of rent; expanding eligibility for discretionary and mandatory expungements for eviction case court files; prohibiting rental discrimination based on a tenant's receipt of public housing assistance; limiting public access to pending eviction case court actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.09, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 484.014, subdivisions 2, 3; 504B.135; 504B.321.

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

Richardson and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 836, A bill for an act relating to environment; transferring money to metropolitan landfill contingency action trust account.

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

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

H. F. 837, A bill for an act relating to veterans; modifying eligibility for burial in state veterans cemeteries; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 197.236, subdivisions 8, 9.

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

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 838, A bill for an act relating to human services; expanding medical assistance coverage of adult dental services to include nonsurgical treatment for periodontal disease; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 9.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 839, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for inflow and infiltration grants in the metropolitan area.

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

Morrison, Davnie and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 840, 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.

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 841, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the Minnesota GreenStep Schools program.

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

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 842, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing carpet stewardship program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115A.142; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 843, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the general education basic formula allowance by two percent per year; linking future increases in the basic formula allowance to the rate of inflation; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 2.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 844, A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; prohibiting price gouging; prescribing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

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

Agbaje and Lee introduced:

H. F. 845, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for performance grants to Twin Cities R!SE.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 846, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying provisions related to industrial hemp; providing for sale of certain hemp products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 18K.04, subdivisions 1, 3; 18K.06; 31.01, subdivision 30; 34A.02; 151.72, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 31.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 847, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to the Center for Rural Policy and Development.

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

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 848, A bill for an act relating to insurance; modifying provisions governing policies for certain day care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 65A.30, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision.

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

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 849, A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring coverage for certain injuries and illnesses to dependent children occurring at family child care centers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A.

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

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 850, A bill for an act relating to criminal justice; establishing penalties for school employees, independent contractors, and persons in positions of authority who have sexual relationships with students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.341, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 609.344, subdivision 1; 609.345, 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.

Demuth introduced:

H. F. 851, A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying the definition of "public official" in a city or county; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.43, subdivision 2.

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

Koznick, Novotny and Heinrich introduced:

H. F. 852, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring a report on transportation revenue sources and expenditures.

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

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 853, A bill for an act relating to health; adding acupuncture practitioners to the practitioners eligible for the health professional education loan forgiveness program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.1501, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 144.608, subdivision 1.

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

Stephenson; Gomez; Xiong, J.; Koegel and Hollins introduced:

H. F. 854, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; repealing the exemption on the sale of precious metal bullion; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.67, subdivision 34.

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

Hollins; Keeler; Feist; Frazier; Reyer; Agbaje; Hassan; Her; Xiong, J.; Lee; Richardson; Noor and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 855, A bill for an act relating to health care; authorizing pharmacists to dispense HIV preexposure prophylaxis and HIV postexposure prophylaxis without a prescription; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 151.01, subdivision 27; 151.06, subdivision 6; 151.37, by adding subdivisions; 214.122; 256B.0625, subdivision 13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62Q.

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

Hollins, Reyer, Keeler, Berg and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 856, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing presentence investigation reports to include information related to brain injury; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.115, by adding a subdivision.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 857, A bill for an act relating to education; classifying teachers as essential employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 179A.03, subdivision 7; 179A.18, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 179A.18, 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.

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 858, A bill for an act relating to pet animals; prohibiting the sale of dogs and cats by retail pet shops; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 325F.79; 325F.792, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 859, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring schools to make disposable menstrual products freely available in school restrooms; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.21.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 860, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for the Minnesota Family Resiliency Partnership.

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

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 861, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a grant program for victims of crime; 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.

Hollins, Howard and Winkler introduced:

H. F. 862, A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing a moratorium on private correctional facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 241.

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. 863, A bill for an act relating to human rights; making certain changes to the Human Rights Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.02, subdivision 1; 363A.28, subdivisions 1, 6; 363A.31, subdivision 2; 363A.33, subdivision 3; 363A.36, subdivisions 1, 4, by adding a subdivision; 363A.44, subdivision 9.

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

Hollins and Franke introduced:

H. F. 864, A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying law enforcement mental health unit data as private data on individuals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.82, by adding a subdivision.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 865, A bill for an act relating to child care; 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; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 466.03, subdivision 6d.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 866, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying administrative law procedures for certain child care providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 245A.08, subdivisions 4, 5.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 867, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Minnesota Public Radio.

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

Hollins, Greenman, Feist, Berg and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 868, A resolution memorializing Congress to overturn the United States Supreme Court decision Citizens United v. FEC; requesting that Congress clarify that the rights protected under the Constitution are the rights of natural persons and not the rights of artificial entities and that spending money to influence elections is not speech under the First Amendment; asking that Congress propose a constitutional amendment to provide such clarification.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 869, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a road extension and bridge over the BNSF Northtown Yards in Fridley; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 870, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing the metropolitan area active transportation program; transferring money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 174.38, subdivision 2; 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.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 871, A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; continuing the school readiness plus program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 124D.151, subdivision 6; 126C.05, subdivision 1.

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

O'Neill, Poston, Koznick, Baker and Nelson, N. introduced:

H. F. 872, A bill for an act relating to public safety; increasing penalties for gang members who possess firearms in public without a permit to carry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.714, subdivision 1a.

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

Hassan; Xiong, J., and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 873, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for performance grants to Avivo.

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

Hassan; Kresha; Mariani; Erickson; Vang; Koznick; Xiong, J.; Theis; Thompson; Haley; Xiong, T., and Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 874, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XIII, section 1; providing for a fundamental right to quality public education for all children.

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

Xiong, J.; Thompson; Hassan; Gomez and Vang introduced:

H. F. 875, A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing for a grant to African Economic Development Solutions.

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

Frazier, Greenman, Agbaje, Hassan, Gomez, Keeler and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 876, A bill for an act relating to elections; restoring the right to vote to individuals convicted of a felony upon completion of any term of incarceration imposed and executed by a court for the offense; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 201.014, by adding a subdivision; 201.071, subdivision 1; 204C.10; 609.165, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 201; 243.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 877, A bill for an act relating to environment; eliminating rulemaking authority of Pollution Control Agency and Department of Natural Resources; providing for sunset or enactment of existing rules.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 878, A bill for an act relating to data practices; requiring interagency group meetings to be open to the public; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13D.01, subdivisions 1, 4; 13D.015, subdivision 1.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 879, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; allowing counties to file policies of no net gain; requiring land sales; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97A.056, 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.

Green introduced:

H. F. 880, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; allowing owners of farmed Cervidae infected with chronic wasting disease to participate in research projects; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.155, subdivision 11.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 881, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; environment; clarifying criteria for establishing groundwater quality regulations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103H.275, subdivision 2.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 882, A bill for an act relating to waters; requiring state to cover costs of certain wells; 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.

Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 883, A bill for an act relating to crime; modifying the definition of drug paraphernalia; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 152.01, subdivision 18.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 884, A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying method of appointing watershed district managers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103D.205, subdivision 2; 103D.225, subdivision 4; 103D.301, subdivision 1; 103D.311, subdivision 2; 103D.315, subdivisions 3, 6, 9; 103D.325, subdivision 2; 103D.335, subdivision 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103D.301, subdivision 2; 103D.311, subdivisions 1, 3; 103D.315, subdivision 2.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 885, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing alternative wetland mitigation options in greater than 80 percent areas; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103G.222, 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.

Green introduced:

H. F. 886, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring monitoring for nitrogen on certain state lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103H.175, by adding a subdivision.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 887, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing compensation for damage caused by wild turkeys; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 888, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring live-animal chronic wasting disease surveillance; requiring the Board of Animal Health to consider farmed Cervidae tests results from other states; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.155, subdivision 11.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 889, A bill for an act relating to state lands; modifying certain tax-forfeited land sale requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 85.012, subdivision 1; 282.01, subdivision 3; 282.011, subdivision 1; 282.018, subdivision 1; 282.02; 459.06, subdivision 3.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 890, A bill for an act relating to state lands; prohibiting acquisition of land for flood control or water retention under certain circumstances; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 891, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying environmental review provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116.07, subdivision 4a; 116D.04, subdivision 2a.

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

Green introduced:

H. F. 892, A bill for an act relating to legacy; prohibiting payment of certain indirect costs from legacy funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.127, subdivision 8; 85.53, by adding a subdivision; 97A.056, by adding a subdivision; 114D.50, by adding a subdivision; 129D.17, by adding a subdivision.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 893, A bill for an act relating to transportation; providing new regulations related to animal-drawn vehicles and overdimensional load vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.035, subdivision 3; 169.18, subdivision 10; 169.522, subdivision 1; 169.58, by adding a subdivision; 169.812, subdivision 2.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 894, A bill for an act relating to human services; allowing medical assistance coverage for drugs and pharmaceutical ingredients used for weight loss; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 13d.

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

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 895, A bill for an act relating to insurance; requiring underinsured and uninsured motorist coverage for motorcycles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 65B.48, subdivision 5.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 896, A bill for an act relating to housing; permitting manufactured homes affixed to certain property to be deemed an improvement to real property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.125, subdivision 8; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168A.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 897, A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; modifying membership requirements of the Gambling Control Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 349.151, subdivision 2.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 898, A bill for an act relating to lawful gambling; modifying expenditure restrictions for organizations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 349.15, subdivision 1.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 899, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association; privatized medical facilities; amending the calculation of liability for privatizing medical facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 353F.02, subdivision 4a; 353F.025, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision.

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

Keeler; Gomez; Xiong, J.; Frazier; Hollins and Berg introduced:

H. F. 900, A bill for an act relating to homelessness; establishing a task force on shelter resident rights and shelter provider practices; requiring a report; appropriating money.

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

Moller introduced:

H. F. 901, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing prosecutor-initiated sentence adjustments; 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.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 902, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying certain license restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.22, subdivision 2.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 903, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing government-to-government relationship with Minnesota Tribal Nations; 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.

Frazier, Reyer, Boldon, Berg and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 904, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting the sale or offer for sale of flavored products; authorizing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 461.12, subdivision 2; 461.19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 461.

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

Gomez, Vang and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 905, A bill for an act relating to public safety; repealing restrictions placed on the authority of law enforcement civilian review boards to discipline peace officers; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.89, subdivision 17.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 906, A bill for an act relating to data practices; classifying municipal identification card data as private data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

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

Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 907, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for the medical cannabis program; authorizing civil remedies; establishing an affirmative defense; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.27, subdivision 6; 152.32, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 908, A bill for an act relating to family law; providing rights for blind parents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 259.53, by adding a subdivision; 260C.201, by adding a subdivision; 518.1751, by adding a subdivision.

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

Hassan; Xiong, J., and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 909, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying student absence from school for religious holidays; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120A.35; 120A.40.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 910, A bill for an act relating to children; requiring a report on participation in early childhood programs by children in foster care; appropriating money.

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

Kotyza-Witthuhn and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 911, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the Head Start appropriation distribution; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 119A.52.

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

Acomb, Jordan and Long introduced:

H. F. 912, A bill for an act relating to energy; extending the period covered by the cold weather rule; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216B.096, subdivision 2; 216B.097, subdivisions 1, 2, 3.

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

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 913, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for county fairs.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 914, A bill for an act relating to environment; providing for labeling of certain nonwoven disposable products; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

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

Munson, Drazkowski, Mortensen, Bahr and Miller introduced:

H. F. 915, A joint resolution applying to Congress to call a constitutional convention to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to provide that members of Congress be subject to term limits.

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

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 916, A bill for an act relating to corrections; modifying data privacy provisions for data maintained by ombudsperson for corrections; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.856, subdivisions 1, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.856, subdivision 3.

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

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 917, A bill for an act relating to education finance; updating the transportation sparsity revenue percent; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 18a.

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

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 918, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing Hill-Annex Mine State Park Advisory Council; establishing management requirements for Hill-Annex Mine State Park; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 4, article 3, section 111; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85.

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

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 919, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to Minnesota Diversified Industries, Inc.

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

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 920, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring equitable geographic distribution of state employee layoffs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 43A.046.

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

Baker and Davids introduced:

H. F. 921, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the sales tax exemption for certain capital equipment purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.68, subdivision 5.

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

Long and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 922, A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing guidelines for the use of restraints on juveniles; excluding the general public from delinquency hearings; providing alternatives to arrest for juveniles; providing for juvenile risk assessments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 260B.163, subdivision 1; 260B.176, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260B.

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

McDonald introduced:

H. F. 923, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for a grant to maintain and promote self-advocacy services and supports for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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

McDonald introduced:

H. F. 924, A bill for an act relating to transportation; designating a segment of marked U.S. Highway 12 in Howard Lake as Chief Daryl "Taddy" Drusch 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.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 925, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing a pilot project for oral fluid roadside testing for drug-impaired driving; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169A.41, by adding a subdivision; 169A.51, 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.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 926, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a regional public safety training facility in the city of Blaine or in a city adjoining Blaine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 927, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; modifying provisions governing manufactured home certificates of title; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 168A.141.

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

Baker and Koegel introduced:

H. F. 928, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing syringe services providers to possess, distribute, and dispose of syringes; authorizing the possession of hypodermic syringes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 151.01, by adding a subdivision; 151.40, subdivision 1; 152.01, subdivision 18.

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

Scott introduced:

H. F. 929, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; regulating interest on verdicts, awards, and judgments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 549.09, subdivision 1.

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

Scott introduced:

H. F. 930, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; reducing the limitation period for bringing certain actions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 541.05, subdivision 1.

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

Nelson, N. and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 931, A bill for an act relating to human services; requiring destruction of certain welfare data.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 932, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing program for water quality and storage; requiring a report; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103F.

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

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 933, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the expansion and renovation of the Maple Grove Community Center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Lippert; Ecklund; Acomb; Jordan; Lee; Morrison; Becker-Finn; Hansen, R.; Frederick and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 934, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying provisions for forest nursery sales; establishing forest carbon sequestration goal; providing for tree planting; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 89.37, subdivision 3.

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. 935, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school authorizer review requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124E.05, subdivision 5.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 936, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing cost-share program for soil health; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 103F.

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

Robbins introduced:

H. F. 937, A bill for an act relating to forfeiture; providing for a criminal forfeiture process; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 145.4716, subdivision 2; 169A.60, subdivision 1; 289A.14; 299A.681, subdivision 11; 609.66, subdivision 1d; 609.762, subdivision 2; 609B.515; 611.32, subdivision 2; 629.715, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169A.63; 609.531, subdivisions 1, 1a, 4, 5, 5a, 6a, 7, 8; 609.5311; 609.5312; 609.5313; 609.5314; 609.5315; 609.5316; 609.5317; 609.5318; 609.5319; 609.762, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 938, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing goals to reduce blood lead levels in Minnesota children; requiring the commissioner of health to issue annual public reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.9502, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions.

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

Lee introduced:

H. F. 939, A bill for an act relating to elections; allowing persons to be absent from work to vote in person before election day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 204C.04, subdivision 1.

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

Neu Brindley and Johnson introduced:

H. F. 940, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Chisago County household hazardous waste facility; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 941, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 8; 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.

Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 942, A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the house of representatives, senate, or legislature to intervene in certain matters involving the state; requiring approval of proposed legal settlements by the Legislative Coordinating Commission; requiring parties to a civil action to serve the legislature in certain matters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.305, by adding a subdivision; 8.01; 8.06; 555.11; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 3; 8; 540.

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

Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 943, A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting certain methods of compensation related to absentee voting; requiring identification of individuals acting as an agent for an absentee voter; requiring identification of individuals providing assistance to a voter in a polling place; prohibiting certain activities related to voter registration and absentee voting; increasing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 203B.03, by adding a subdivision; 203B.08, subdivision 1; 204C.15, subdivision 1; 211B.07; 211B.13, subdivision 1.

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

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 944, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying residential treatment and children's mental health provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.4871, subdivision 32; 245.4874, subdivision 1; 245.4882, subdivision 1; 254B.05, subdivision 1a; 256B.0945, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions.

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

Youakim and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 945, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying third-party reimbursement for social work services for special education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 26.

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

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 946, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating a statewide sex trafficking investigation coordinator; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

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

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 947, A bill for an act relating to juvenile justice; prohibiting visual inspection of delinquent children and youth in detention facilities; prohibiting disciplinary room time for delinquent children and youth in detention facilities; raising the age of delinquency and detention to 13 years old; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 241.021, by adding subdivisions; 260B.176, subdivision 2; 260C.007, subdivision 6.

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. 948, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for flood warning gauge.

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. 949, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for flood study.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 950, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying provisions for prekindergarten through grade 12 including general education; education excellence; inclusive and welcoming schools; health and well-being; teachers; charter schools; nutrition and libraries; early childhood; post-secondary enrollment options and graduation; making technical corrections; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.32, subdivision 3; 120A.22, subdivisions 7, 10; 120A.24, subdivision 1; 120A.40; 120B.021, subdivisions 1, 3; 120B.024, subdivision 1; 120B.11, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 120B.15; 120B.21; 120B.30, subdivision 1a, by adding subdivisions; 120B.35, subdivision 3; 121A.031, subdivisions 5, 6; 121A.41, subdivision 10, by adding subdivisions; 121A.45, subdivision 1; 121A.46, subdivision 4, by adding subdivisions; 121A.47, subdivisions 2, 14; 121A.53, subdivision 1; 121A.55; 121A.58; 121A.61; 122A.181, subdivision 5; 122A.183, subdivision 2; 122A.185, subdivision 1; 122A.26, subdivision 2; 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5; 123B.147, subdivision 3; 124D.09, subdivisions 3, 7, 13; 124D.095, subdivision 2; 124D.111; 124D.128, subdivisions 1, 3; 124D.13, subdivision 2; 124D.74, subdivision 1; 124D.78, subdivisions 1, 3; 124D.79, subdivision 2; 124D.791, subdivision 4; 124D.81, subdivision 1; 124D.861, subdivision 2; 124E.02; 124E.03, subdivision 2, by adding subdivisions; 124E.05, subdivisions 4, 7; 124E.06, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 124E.11; 124E.12, subdivision 1; 124E.13, subdivisions 1, 3; 124E.16, subdivision 1; 124E.25, subdivision 1a; 125A.094; 125A.0942; 134.34, subdivision 1; 290.0679, subdivision 2; 469.176, subdivision 2; 609A.03, subdivision 7a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 120B; 121A; 124D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.35, subdivision 5; Minnesota Rules, part 3535.9910.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 951, A bill for an act relating to education; prohibiting dismissals of students in kindergarten through grade 3; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.425.

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

Richardson and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 952, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating the Task Force on Missing and Murdered African American Women; requiring an annual report on issues related to violence against African American women and girls; appropriating money for the Task Force on Missing and Murdered African American Women.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 953, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring public notice of wastewater overflows, bypasses, and releases from publicly owned treatment works; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115.061.

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

Hansen, R. and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 954, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying provisions for priority qualified facilities; modifying authority to acquire property interests; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 115B.17, subdivision 13; 115B.406, subdivisions 1, 9; 115B.407; 116.07, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7044.0350.

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

Bahr and Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 955, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting state agencies and the Metropolitan Council from soliciting or obtaining certain cellular telephone data; requiring the destruction of existing data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 15; 473.

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

Bahr introduced:

H. F. 956, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; amending annual commercial vehicle inspection requirements; making technical and clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.781, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.781, subdivisions 5, 9.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 957, A bill for an act relating to investigation of civil unrest; creating a commission to investigate and determine facts surrounding government responses to the tragic events and civil unrest of May and June 2020; appropriating money.

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

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 958, A bill for an act relating to transportation; statutorily appropriating ten percent of the trunk highway fund to the corridors of commerce program; amending corridors of commerce project selection criteria; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 161.04, subdivision 1; 161.088, subdivision 5.

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

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 959, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Polos Building in St. James; 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. 960, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for transfer station improvements in Brooklyn Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Ecklund; Lislegard; Hansen, R.; Sandstede and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 961, A bill for an act relating to labor; adding a supervisory law enforcement unit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 179A.10, subdivisions 2, 3.

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

Mortensen, Miller, Munson and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 962, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting business license revocation due to noncompliance with executive order; imposing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 4.035, by adding a subdivision.

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

Mortensen and Munson introduced:

H. F. 963, A bill for an act relating to families; amending the best interest factors for custody determinations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 518.17, subdivision 1.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 964, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; making various policy changes to title fee transfers, mileage disclosures, driver's license photograph variances, deputy registrar fees, and vehicle registration tax due dates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 168.301, subdivision 1; 168.31, subdivision 4; 168A.11, subdivisions 1, 2; 171.071, by adding a subdivision; 325E.15.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 965, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring special education recovery services and support plans for students with disabilities; appropriating money.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 966, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying the responsibilities of the community education advisory council; modifying the calculation and allowable uses of general community education revenue; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 124D.19, subdivision 2; 124D.20, subdivisions 3, 8.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 967, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying capacity provisions for certain special education programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.03, subdivisions 2, 6.

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

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 968, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying human services background study disqualification provisions for acts committed by minors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245C.14, subdivisions 1, 2; 245C.24, subdivisions 2, 3, 4.

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

Vang introduced:

H. F. 969, A bill for an act relating to housing; requiring landlords to follow debt collection requirements; allowing the commissioner of commerce to enforce regulations; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B.

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

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

H. F. 970, A bill for an act relating to behavioral health; clarifying payment and denial of payment for mental health services; modifying health professional education loan forgiveness program provisions; modifying requirements for mental health professional licensing boards; modifying continuing education requirements for mental health providers; modifying mental health practitioner requirements; adding clinical trainee supervision and traditional healing practices to children's mental health grant eligible services; establishing the Culturally Informed and Culturally Responsive Mental Health Task Force; instructing the commissioners of human services and health to convene working groups; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.15, by adding a subdivision; 144.1501, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 148B.30, subdivision 1; 148B.31; 148B.51; 148B.54, subdivision 2; 148E.130, subdivision 1; 245.462, subdivision 17; 245.4889, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245.

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

Her introduced:

H. F. 971, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to replace the eastbound Kellogg Boulevard bridge in St. Paul; 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.

Her introduced:

H. F. 972, A bill for an act relating to courts; appropriating money to increase pay and reimbursement to interpreters.

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

Theis introduced:

H. F. 973, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a program to provide payments to firefighters with cancer or heart disease, counseling for firefighters, and firefighter training; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

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

Theis introduced:

H. F. 974, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; prohibiting mandatory fire sprinkler installation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 299F.01, 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.

Igo introduced:

H. F. 975, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a refundable construction exemption for the Grand Rapids civic center; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 52.

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

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 976, A bill for an act relating to human services; extending the waiver allowing for remote provisions of certain services under home and community-based services waivers; requiring the commissioner to develop a proposal for a new medical assistance covered service; requiring the commissioner of human services to seek advice related to unit-based services; amending Laws 2020, First Special Session chapter 7, section 1, as amended.

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

Acomb, Hornstein, Jordan, Lippert and Long introduced:

H. F. 977, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; establishing a loan fund for solar energy systems in state buildings; appropriating money; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 978, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; political subdivisions; authorizing the creation of fire protection special taxing districts; authorizing property tax levies and issuance of bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 275.066; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299O.

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

Olson, L.; Hassan and Howard introduced:

H. F. 979, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money to the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency for the challenge grant program.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 980, A bill for an act relating to child support; modifying child support and arrears provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 518A.29; 518A.33; 518A.35, subdivisions 1, 2; 518A.40, subdivision 4, by adding a subdivision; 518A.42; 518A.43, by adding a subdivision; 518A.685.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 981, A bill for an act relating to child support; eliminating interest on child support judgments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 518.68, subdivision 2; 548.091, subdivisions 1a, 2a, 3b, 9, 10; 549.09, subdivision 1.

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

Munson, Bahr, Mortensen, Drazkowski and Miller introduced:

H. F. 982, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IV, section 4; article V, sections 2, 4; placing limits on the terms of office of legislators and executive officers.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 983, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing for early withdrawal from the Sustainable Forest Incentive Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290C.10.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 984, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; requiring outside contractors to have apprenticeship-level training to perform work at high-hazard facilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 182.

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

Koznick and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 985, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring users of electric vehicle charging stations on the State Capitol complex to pay for the electricity consumed by the vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16B.24, by adding a subdivision.

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

Ecklund and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 986, A bill for an act relating to transportation; natural resources; modifying certain rules for operating all-terrain vehicles on public roads; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 84.928, subdivision 1.

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

Akland, Frederick and Davids introduced:

H. F. 987, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an indoor recreational facility in North Mankato; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 988, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money to implement the Red River mediation agreement.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 989, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money for soil and water conservation districts.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 990, A bill for an act relating to water; increasing soil and water conservation district supervisor compensation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 103C.315, subdivision 4.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 991, A bill for an act relating to taxation; proposing Minnesota's COVID-19 recovery budget raising revenue for strategic investments in our economy, supporting working families, and combating youth smoking and nicotine addiction; modifying individual income taxes, estate taxes, corporate franchise taxes, tobacco taxes, sales and use taxes, property taxes, local government aids, special taxes, and other miscellaneous taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116J.8737, subdivisions 5, 12; 270B.12, subdivisions 8, 9; 273.124, subdivisions 13, 13c, 13d, 14; 273.1245, subdivision 1; 273.13, subdivision 23; 273.1315, subdivision 2; 289A.08, subdivision 7; 289A.10, subdivision 1; 290.01, by adding a subdivision; 290.0122, subdivision 8; 290.0131, by adding subdivisions; 290.0132, subdivision 27; 290.0133, subdivision 6, by adding subdivisions; 290.0134, subdivision 18; 290.06, subdivisions 1, 2c, 2d; 290.0671, subdivisions 1, 1a; 290.0674, subdivision 2a; 290.091, subdivision 2; 290.21, subdivision 9, by adding a subdivision; 290A.03, subdivision 3; 290A.25; 291.016, subdivision 3; 297A.68, subdivision 42; 297A.70, subdivision 13; 297A.75, subdivision 2; 297E.021, subdivision 4; 297F.01, subdivisions 19, 22b, 23, by adding subdivisions; 297F.031; 297F.05, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 297F.09, subdivisions 3, 4a, 7, 10; 297H.04, subdivision 2; 297H.05; 297I.05, subdivision 7; 298.001, by adding a subdivision; 298.24, subdivision 1; 298.405, subdivision 1; 325F.781, subdivisions 1, 5, 6; 477A.014; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 290; 297F; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.01, subdivisions 7b, 19i; 290.0131, subdivision 18.

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

Long and Feist introduced:

H. F. 992, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; establishing requirements related to the use of jailhouse witnesses in criminal prosecutions; requiring reports; requiring notification to victims; classifying data; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 634.

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

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 993, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing funding and related policy changes for the Office of Higher Education, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the University of Minnesota, and the Mayo Clinic; creating and modifying certain student aid programs; creating a direct admissions pilot program; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 136A.121, subdivisions 6, 9; 136A.125, subdivisions 2, 4; 136A.126, subdivisions 1, 4; 136A.1275; 136A.246, subdivisions 4, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 135A; 136A.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 994, A bill for an act relating to legislative audits; modifying various provisions governing Office of the Legislative Auditor activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.971, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 3.972, subdivisions 2, 2a; 3.978, subdivision 2; 3.979, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.972, subdivisions 2c, 2d; 3.9741, subdivision 5; 299D.03, subdivision 2a.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 995, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a new measurement of economic welfare; requiring the inclusion of the economic measure in the state budget forecast; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.103, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 137.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 996, A bill for an act relating to human services; directing the commissioner of human services to allocate money returned from the federal court; appropriating money.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 997, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article XI, by adding a section; creating a dedicated fund for long-term care services; closing a tax loophole by levying a tax on individuals with income not taxed for Social Security purposes to fund long-term care services; dedicating revenues; providing for the commissioner of revenue and the commissioner of human services to propose implementing legislation.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 998, A bill for an act relating to housing; expanding the entities qualified to participate in and the types of funding available through the workforce and affordable homeownership development program; creating the workforce and affordable homeownership account in the housing development fund; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.38.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 999, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing that covenants not to compete are void and unenforceable; providing for the protection of substantive provisions of Minnesota law to apply to matters arising in Minnesota; 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.

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1000, A bill for an act relating to taxation; insurance; clarifying that for-profit health maintenance organizations must pay the two percent premium revenue tax; making clarifying changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.69, subdivision 5i; 295.58; 297I.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 5.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1001, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring nonprofit health service plan corporations and health maintenance organizations to only enter into contracts with nonprofit corporations; prohibiting the sharing of patient identifying data with any organization or agency located in another country; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62C.13, subdivisions 3, 4; 62D.05, subdivisions 3, 4.

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

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1002, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring guaranteed issue for individual health plans offered by health carriers to Minnesota residents; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62A.65, subdivision 1.

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

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1003, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying certification requirements for certain occupations regulated by the Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board; modifying requirements for education programs and education program primary instructors; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144E.001, by adding a subdivision; 144E.27, subdivisions 2, 3; 144E.28, subdivisions 1, 3, 7, 8; 144E.283; 144E.285, subdivisions 1, 2, 4, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144E.27, subdivisions 1, 1a.

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

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1004, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting use of the highway user tax distribution fund or the trunk highway fund for specified purposes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16E.15, subdivision 2; 161.11, subdivision 2; 161.167; 161.19; 161.20, subdivision 3; 161.465; 167.45; 168.381, subdivision 4; 168.63, subdivision 5; 169.864, subdivision 4; 169.866, subdivision 3; 174.03, subdivision 8; 221.83; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.60.

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

Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 1005, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the port development assistance program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1006, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the summer academic enrichment program.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1007, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; providing that certain court filing fees are not applicable to actions brought by federally recognized Indian tribes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 357.021, subdivision 1a.

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

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1008, A bill for an act relating to emergency management; modifying emergency authority to close or alter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.21, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Igo, Johnson, Lislegard, Lueck, Baker, Raleigh and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1009, A bill for an act relating to environment; declaring Minnesota to be a mining-friendly state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 93.001.

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

Lippert and Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1010, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money to develop statewide soil health action plan; appropriating money for precision agriculture research and outreach; increasing funding for the agricultural best management practices loan program.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1011, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for wastewater pond optimization.

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. 1012, A bill for an act relating to charter schools; amending requirements for charter school authorizer review; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124E.05, subdivision 5.

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

McDonald introduced:

H. F. 1013, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; modifying an appropriation for improvements in the city of South Haven; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 22, subdivision 28.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1014, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring rulemaking to make whole effluent toxicity requirements for dischargers of effluent consistent statewide.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1015, A bill for an act relating to the State Building Code; clarifying building and fire code requirements for public places of accommodation that are rural event centers; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.108, 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.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1016, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; exempting a nurse licensed by a border state from obtaining a Minnesota license when providing aftercare; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 148.211, subdivision 2a.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1017, A bill for an act relating to state government; creating an annual observance of Patriots' 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.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1018, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing the Minnesota Imagination Library Project; 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 Policy.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1019, A bill for an act relating to taxation; modifying provisions related to state government; requiring proposed tax expenditures to expire; establishing a legislative Tax Expenditure Review Commission; providing appointments; modifying the Department of Revenue tax expenditure report requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.192; 3.8853, subdivision 2; 270C.11, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 270C.13, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

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

Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1020, A bill for an act relating to medical cannabis; providing that a person under correctional supervision may participate in the medical cannabis program without facing sanctions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 152.32, by adding a subdivision.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1021, A bill for an act relating to taxation; establishing a Minnesota wealth tax; 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.

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1022, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; expanding eligibility for the working family credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0671, subdivisions 1, 1a.

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

Gomez, Garofalo and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1023, 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.

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

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1024, A bill for an act relating to early childhood care and learning; establishing a Department of Early Childhood; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 15.01; 15.06, subdivision 1; 15A.0815, subdivision 2; 43A.08, subdivision 1a; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119C.

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

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1025, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing intensive in-home children's mental health stabilization and support services; instructing the commissioner to identify existing and emerging federal matching funds for intensive children's mental health services and supports; 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.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1026, A bill for an act relating to child welfare; modifying requirements for reporting prenatal substance use; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260E.31, subdivision 1.

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

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1027, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing the governor's budget for transportation and public safety activities; modifying various provisions governing transportation and public safety policy and finance; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.88, subdivision 1a; 161.23, subdivisions 2, 2a; 161.44, subdivisions 6a, 6b; 168.013, subdivision 1m; 168.12, subdivisions 1, 5; 168.183; 168.327, subdivision 6, by adding subdivisions; 169.035, subdivision 3; 169.18, subdivision 10; 169.522, subdivision 1; 169.58, by adding a subdivision; 171.29, subdivision 2; 219.015, subdivisions 1, 2; 219.1651; 299D.03, subdivision 5; 360.012, by adding a subdivision; 360.013, by adding subdivisions; 360.55, by adding a subdivision; 360.59, subdivision 10; 473.39, by adding a subdivision; 609.855, subdivisions 1, 7, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2012, chapter 287, article 3, section 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 345; 473; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 168.327, subdivision 5; 169.09, subdivision 7.

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

Olson, L.; Becker-Finn; Nash and Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1028, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying certain taxation provisions; modifying off-sale limit for microdistilleries; authorizing self-distribution for certain producers; modifying certain malt liquor packaging and off-sale requirements; modifying brand registration requirements; authorizing limited off-sale for bars and restaurants; making clarifying, conforming, and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297G.01, subdivision 3a; 297G.03, subdivisions 1, 6; 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.22, subdivision 4; 340A.24, subdivisions 3, 4; 340A.28, subdivision 1; 340A.285; 340A.301, subdivision 10, by adding a subdivision; 340A.311; 340A.315, subdivisions 7, 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297G.03, subdivision 4; 340A.315, subdivision 4.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1029, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying charter school authorizer corrective action requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124E.05, subdivision 6.

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

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1030, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; amending law and appropriating money for courts, Guardian Ad Litem Board, Uniform Laws Commission, Board on Judicial Standards, Board of Public Defense, and human rights; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.36, subdivision 2; 363A.44, subdivision 2; 477A.03, subdivision 2b; 611.27, subdivisions 9, 10, 11, 13, 15.

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

Stephenson and Long introduced:

H. F. 1031, A bill for an act relating to commerce; establishing the Governor's budget for Department of Commerce and Public Utilities Commission activities; modifying various provisions governing commerce and energy policy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 60A.14, subdivision 1; 115C.094; 216B.62, subdivision 3b; 332.31, subdivisions 3, 6, by adding subdivisions; 332.311; 332.32; 332.33, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 5a, 7, 8, by adding a subdivision; 332.34; 332.345; 332.355; 332.37; 332.385; 332.40, subdivision 3; 332.42, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115C.13.

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

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1032, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for the legislature, governor's office, state auditor, attorney general, secretary of state, certain agencies, boards, councils, and retirement funds; changing provisions for state government operations; providing for audit of state's use of federal funds; authorizing virtual payments; changing grant provisions; changing appropriation provisions for local government aid; changing provisions covering public defenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.06, by adding a subdivision; 16B.98, by adding a subdivision; 270C.21; 477A.03, subdivision 2b; 611.27, subdivisions 9, 10, 11, 13, 15; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 10, article 1, section 40; Laws 2020, chapter 77, section 3, subdivision 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

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

Wazlawik and Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1033, A bill for an act relating to environment; designating perfluorochemicals as hazardous substance; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 115B.02, subdivision 8.

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

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1034, A bill for an act relating to unemployment; modifying eligibility for secondary students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 268.085, subdivision 2; 268.133.

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. 1035, A bill for an act relating to unemployment; modifying timeline for determination of eligibility appeals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.101, subdivision 2.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 1036, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing the child care center regulation modernization project; appropriating money; requiring a report.

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

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 1037, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring certain physical measurements of air emissions and reporting of emission-related statistics; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.

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. 1038, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing Legislative Commission on Waste Management; providing for appointments; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.

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. 1039, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for local recreation grants; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Schultz and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1040, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying provisions governing children and family services, community supports, direct care and treatment, health care, human services licensing and background studies, and chemical and mental health services; making forecast adjustments; requiring reports; transferring money; making technical and conforming changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.152, subdivision 3; 62A.3094, subdivision 1; 62Q.096; 62V.05, by adding a subdivision; 119B.011, subdivision 15; 119B.025, subdivision 4; 119B.13, subdivision 1; 122A.18, subdivision 8; 144.651, subdivision 2; 144D.01, subdivision 4; 144G.08, subdivision 7, as amended; 148B.5301, subdivision 2; 148E.120, subdivision 2; 148F.11, subdivision 1; 174.30, subdivision 3; 245.462, subdivisions 1, 6, 8, 9, 14, 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, by adding a subdivision; 245.4661, subdivision 5; 245.4662, subdivision 1; 245.467, subdivisions 2, 3; 245.469, subdivisions 1, 2; 245.470, subdivision 1; 245.4712, subdivision 2; 245.472, subdivision 2; 245.4863; 245.4871, subdivisions 9a, 10, 11a, 17, 21, 26, 27, 29, 31, 32, 34, by adding a subdivision; 245.4876, subdivisions 2, 3; 245.4879, subdivision 1; 245.488, subdivision 1; 245.4901, subdivision 2; 245.62, subdivision 2; 245.735, subdivision 3; 245A.03, subdivision 7; 245A.04, subdivision 5; 245A.10, subdivision 4; 245A.65, subdivision 2; 245C.02, by adding subdivisions; 245C.03; 245C.05, subdivisions 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 4; 245C.08, by adding subdivisions; 245C.10, subdivision 15, by adding subdivisions; 245C.13, subdivision 2; 245C.14, by adding a subdivision; 245C.16, subdivisions 1, 2; 245C.17, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 245C.18; 245D.02, subdivision 20; 246.54, subdivision 1b; 254B.05, subdivision 5; 256.042, subdivisions 2, 4; 256.043, subdivision 3; 256.9695, subdivision 1; 256.983; 256B.04, subdivisions 12, 14; 256B.057, subdivision 3; 256B.0615, subdivisions 1, 5; 256B.0616, subdivisions 1, 3, 5; 256B.0622, subdivisions 1, 2, 3a, 4, 7, 7a, 7b, 7c, 7d; 256B.0623, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 12; 256B.0624; 256B.0625, subdivisions 3b, 5, 9, 13, 13e, 17, 17b, 18, 18b, 19c, 20, 28a, 42, 48, 49, 56a, 58; 256B.0757, subdivision 4c; 256B.0759, subdivisions 2, 4; 256B.092, subdivisions 4, 5, 12; 256B.0924, subdivision 6; 256B.094, subdivision 6; 256B.0941, subdivision 1; 256B.0943, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 7, 9, 11; 256B.0946, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 6; 256B.0947, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 7; 256B.0949, subdivisions 2, 4, 5a, 13, by adding a subdivision; 256B.25, subdivision 3; 256B.49, subdivisions 11, 11a, 17, by adding a subdivision; 256B.4914, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, by adding a subdivision; 256B.69, subdivision 6d; 256B.75; 256B.76, subdivisions 2, 4; 256B.761; 256B.763; 256B.766; 256B.767; 256B.79, subdivisions 1, 3; 256D.03, by adding a subdivision; 256D.051, by adding subdivisions; 256D.0516, subdivision 2; 256E.30, subdivision 2; 256E.34, subdivision 1; 256I.03, subdivision 13; 256I.05, subdivisions 1a, 11; 256I.06, subdivisions 6, 8; 256J.08, subdivisions 71, 79; 256J.21, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 256J.33, subdivisions 1, 2; 256J.37, subdivisions 3, 3a; 256J.626, subdivision 1; 256L.01, subdivision 5; 256L.04, subdivision 7b; 256L.05, subdivision 3a; 256L.11, subdivision 7; 256N.25, subdivisions 2, 3; 256N.26, subdivisions 11, 13; 256P.01, subdivision 6a, by adding a subdivision; 256P.04, subdivisions 4, 8; 256P.06, subdivision 3; 256P.07; 295.50, subdivision 9b; 325F.721, subdivision 1; Laws 2017, chapter 13, article 1, section 15, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245C; 256B; 256P; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245I; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.462, subdivision 4a; 245.4879, subdivision 2; 245.62, subdivisions 3, 4; 245.69, subdivision 2; 245A.191; 245C.10, subdivisions 2, 2a, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 9a, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16; 256B.0596; 256B.0615, subdivision 2; 256B.0616, subdivision 2; 256B.0622, subdivisions 3, 5a; 256B.0623, subdivisions 7, 8, 10, 11; 256B.0625, subdivisions 5l, 18c, 18d, 18e, 18h, 35a, 35b, 61, 62, 65; 256B.0916, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 11, 12; 256B.0943, subdivisions 8, 10; 256B.0944; 256B.0946, subdivision 5; 256B.097; 256B.49, subdivisions 26, 27; 256D.051, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 2a, 3, 3a, 3b, 6b, 6c, 7, 8, 9, 18; 256D.052, subdivision 3; 256J.08, subdivisions 10, 53, 61, 62, 81, 83; 256J.30, subdivisions 5, 7, 8; 256J.33, subdivisions 3, 4, 5; 256J.34, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 256J.37, subdivision 10; 256L.11, subdivision 6a; Minnesota Rules, parts 9505.0370; 9505.0371; 9505.0372; 9520.0010; 9520.0020; 9520.0030; 9520.0040; 9520.0050; 9520.0060; 9520.0070; 9520.0080; 9520.0090; 9520.0100; 9520.0110; 9520.0120; 9520.0130; 9520.0140; 9520.0150; 9520.0160; 9520.0170; 9520.0180; 9520.0190; 9520.0200; 9520.0210; 9520.0230; 9520.0750; 9520.0760; 9520.0770; 9520.0780; 9520.0790; 9520.0800; 9520.0810; 9520.0820; 9520.0830; 9520.0840; 9520.0850; 9520.0860; 9520.0870.

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

Keeler, Hassan, Christensen, Frazier, Gomez and Noor introduced:

H. F. 1041, A bill for an act relating to higher education; strengthening the Increase Teachers of Color Act in higher education; creating a new scholarship program for aspiring teachers of color; modifying provisions for student teacher grants and teacher shortage loan forgiveness; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 136A.1275; 136A.1791; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136A; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 4830.9100; 4830.9110; 4830.9120; 4830.9130, subparts 2, 3.

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

Keeler, Becker-Finn and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1042, A bill for an act relating to code enforcement; establishing a waiver process to the State Building Code and State Fire Code for members of recognized tribes; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 299F; 326B.

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

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1043, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for a utility project in Rice Lake; amending Laws 2014, chapter 294, article 1, section 22, subdivision 5, as amended.

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

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1044, A bill for an act relating to state finances; transferring money to the 21st century fund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.152, subdivision 2; Laws 2020, chapter 71, article 1, section 11, as amended.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1045, A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money for Science Museum of Minnesota.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1046, A bill for an act relating to elections; amending requirements for in-person absentee voting polling places; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 203B.081, subdivision 1.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1047, A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting electioneering in or near a polling place; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 211B.11, subdivision 1.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1048, A bill for an act relating to elections; requiring the secretary of state to provide a list of election judges to each major political party after each election; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 204B.21, by adding a subdivision.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1049, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring a reduction in appropriations for positions that have been unfilled for at least 180 days; requiring a report.

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

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1050, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying license condition for brewer off-sale; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.28, subdivision 2.

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

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1051, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying peacetime emergency authority; eliminating the authority for the governor to use peacetime emergency authority to impose restrictions on schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.21, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Nash introduced:

H. F. 1052, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; authorizing the commissioner of revenue to adjust local government aid amounts for cities with unpaid local assistance amounts; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

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

Baker introduced:

H. F. 1053, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; canceling previous appropriations; appropriating money for road improvements in Swift 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.

Greenman and Noor introduced:

H. F. 1054, A bill for an act relating to unemployment insurance; modifying wage credits; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.085, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 268.085, subdivision 8.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1055, A bill for an act relating to labor; adding medical examiner investigators to the list of essential employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 179A.03, subdivision 7.

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

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1056, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution; adding a section to article I; protecting the right of the people to keep and bear arms.

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

Bennett, Theis and Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 1057, A bill for an act relating to education finance; establishing an evidence-based standard for any legislative grant for prekindergarten through grade 12 education programs; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1058, A bill for an act relating to transportation; eliminating state residency requirement for county highway engineers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 163.07, subdivision 2.

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

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1059, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for wolf and elk depredation payments.

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

Agbaje, Gomez and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1060, A bill for an act relating to housing; establishing procedures for eviction and tenant screening reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 504B.001, subdivision 4; 504B.241, subdivision 4; 504B.245; 504B.321; 504B.331; 504B.335; 504B.345, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 504B.361, subdivision 1; 504B.371, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 504B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 504B.341; 504B.371, subdivision 7.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1061, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property tax refunds; expanding eligibility for the homestead credit refund; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290A.03, subdivision 6.

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

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1062, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying identification requirements for homestead determination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.124, subdivisions 6, 13, 13a, 13c, 13d, 14.

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

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1063, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for county feedlot program.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1064, 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.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1065, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing funding for prekindergarten through grade 12 education; modifying provisions for general education, education excellence, teachers, special education, facilities, nutrition and libraries, early childhood, community education, and state agencies; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 119A.52; 120A.22, subdivision 9; 120B.02, subdivision 1; 120B.021, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 120B.024, subdivision 1; 120B.11, subdivision 2; 122A.21; 122A.63, subdivisions 6, 9; 123A.05, subdivision 2; 123B.53, subdivisions 4, 5, 6; 124D.09, subdivision 8; 124D.095, subdivision 7; 124D.1158; 124D.151, subdivision 6; 124D.165, subdivision 3; 124D.531, subdivision 1; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124D.65, subdivision 5; 124D.68, subdivisions 2, 9; 124D.74, subdivision 3; 124D.81; 125A.76, subdivision 2e; 126C.05, subdivisions 1, 3, 15, 17; 126C.10, subdivisions 2, 2a, 2d, 2e, 4; 126C.15, subdivisions 1, 2, 5; 126C.17, subdivisions 5, 6, 7; 126C.21, by adding a subdivision; 126C.44; 127A.49, subdivision 3; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 11, article 1, section 25, subdivision 2, as amended; article 10, section 5, subdivision 2, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 120B; 122A; 124D.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1066, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property and local; authorizing the creation of tourism improvement special taxing districts; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 428B.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1067, A bill for an act relating to financial institutions; modifying checking account requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 48.512, subdivisions 2, 3, 7.

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

Boe introduced:

H. F. 1068, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to design and construct a roundabout on Trunk Highway 41 in Chanhassen; authorizing sale and issuance of trunk highway bonds.

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

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1069, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring background checks; expanding mandatory reporting; codifying teacher code of ethics in statute and repealing code of ethics in rule; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.09, subdivision 2; 122A.187, by adding a subdivision; 122A.20, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.40, subdivision 13; 122A.41, subdivision 6; 123B.03, subdivisions 1, 2; 260E.06, subdivision 1; 260E.30, subdivision 1; 299C.17; 609.095; 631.40, subdivision 1a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 122A; 299C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.09, subdivision 1; Minnesota Rules, part 8710.2100, subparts 1, 2.

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

Baker, Ecklund and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1070, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a process to compensate businesses for loss of business opportunity resulting from sale and closure of a biomass energy plant.

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

Hassan, Gomez and Noor introduced:

H. F. 1071, A bill for an act relating to housing; capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of housing infrastructure bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.37, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision.

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

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

H. F. 1072, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for Somali young adult and youth job training.

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

Jordan and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1073, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; prohibiting use of certain insecticides in wildlife management areas; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.

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

Winkler; Lee; Freiberg; Hausman; Hollins; Olson, L.; Stephenson; Davnie; Lippert; Hanson, J.; Hornstein; Pinto; Nelson, M.; Greenman; Long; Vang; Her; Gomez; Noor; Xiong, J.; Lillie; Becker-Finn; Boldon; Hassan; Jordan; Bierman; Klevorn; Murphy and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1074, A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring state and local jail and prison inmates to be housed in publicly owned and operated jails and prisons; prohibiting the state and counties from contracting with private prisons; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 241.01, subdivision 3a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 243; 641.

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

Liebling and Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1075, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for the Department of Health, health operations, and health-related boards, councils, and ombudsman; making health policy changes to electronic health records, health care information exchange, radiation hazard application fees, tests for infants for medical conditions, maternal morbidity and death studies, fetal and infant death studies, and asbestos abatement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62J.495, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 62J.498; 62J.4981; 62J.4982; 144.1205, subdivisions 2, 4, 8, 9, by adding a subdivision; 144.125, subdivision 1; 145.901; 326.71, subdivision 4; 326.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 9, article 14, section 3, as amended; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

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

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1076, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for environment, natural resources, and tourism; modifying disposition of certain receipts, appropriations, funds, and accounts; modifying state park and fishing contest provisions; modifying and establishing fees; eliminating duplicate reporting; modifying certain grant programs; providing for environmental justice considerations; modifying requirements for labeling items as biodegradable or compostable; modifying enforcement authority; establishing Landfill Responsibility Act; modifying provisions for conveying state land interests; adding to and deleting from state parks and recreation areas; authorizing sales of certain state lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.125, subdivision 5; 84.63; 84.943, subdivisions 3, 5, by adding a subdivision; 85.019, by adding a subdivision; 85.052, subdivisions 1, 6; 85.053, by adding a subdivision; 85.055, subdivision 1; 86B.415, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7; 92.502; 97A.075, subdivisions 1, 7; 97A.126, by adding a subdivision; 97A.475, subdivisions 2, 3, 3a, 4; 97A.485, subdivision 6; 97B.022, by adding a subdivision; 97B.715, subdivision 1; 97B.801; 97C.081, subdivisions 3, 3a; 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; 168.1295, subdivision 1; 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.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1077, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a budget for the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency; appropriating money.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1078, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for policy and appropriating money for Sentencing Guidelines Commission, public safety, Peace Officers Standards and Training Board, Private Detective Board, corrections, and ombudsperson for corrections; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 241.021, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 243.52; 244.05, subdivision 5; 244.065; 299A.52, subdivision 2; 299A.55; 340A.504, subdivision 7; 403.11, subdivision 1; Laws 2020, Seventh Special Session chapter 2, article 2, section 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 244; 299A.

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. 1079, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money from clean water, parks and trails, and arts and cultural heritage funds; modifying and extending prior appropriations; requiring reports.

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

Richardson and Moller introduced:

H. F. 1080, A bill for an act relating to human rights; requiring nondiscrimination in access to transplants; prescribing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62A; 363A.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1081, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying reporting requirement; removing obsolete language; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.35, subdivision 4.

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

Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1082, A bill for an act relating to crime; authorizing the inclusion of a disability impact statement in a presentence investigation report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.115, by adding a subdivision.

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

Moller introduced:

H. F. 1083, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a comprehensive school mental health services lead position; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 127A.

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

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1084, A bill for an act relating to housing; increasing the maximum loan amount under the rehabilitation loan program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.05, subdivision 14a.

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

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1085, A bill for an act relating to State Building Code; requiring municipalities to base construction permit fees on a cost per square foot; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.153, 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.

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 1086, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements on Hennepin County Road 47 in the city of Plymouth; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 1087, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying electronic monitoring requirements; modifying Board of Executives for Long-Term Service and Supports fees; establishing private enforcement of certain rights; establishing a private cause of action for retaliation in certain long-term care settings; modifying infection control requirements in certain long-term care settings; modifying hospice and assisted living bills of rights; establishing consumer protections for clients receiving assisted living services; prohibiting termination of assisted living services during a peacetime emergency; establishing procedures for transfer of clients receiving certain long-term care services during a peacetime emergency; requiring the commissioner of health to establish a state plan to control SARS-CoV-2 infections in certain long-term care settings; establishing the Long-Term Care COVID-19 Task Force; changing provisions for nursing homes, home care, and assisted living; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.56, by adding subdivisions; 144.6502, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 144.6512, by adding a subdivision; 144.652, by adding a subdivision; 144A.04, by adding subdivisions; 144A.291, subdivision 2; 144A.4798, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 144A.751, subdivision 1; 144G.03, by adding subdivisions; 144G.07, by adding a subdivision; 144G.09, subdivision 3; 144G.10, by adding a subdivision; 144G.42, by adding subdivisions; 144G.91, by adding a subdivision; 144G.92, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2019, chapter 60, article 1, section 46; article 5, section 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144A; 144G.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Carlson introduced:

H. F. 1088, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for equipment grants to Minnesota Public Radio.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Masin introduced:

H. F. 1089, A bill for an act relating to airport motor vehicles; requiring that all motor vehicles utilized at airports operated by the Metropolitan Airports Commission be all-electric vehicles by 2030; 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.

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1090, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; authorizing the city of St. Louis Park to use tax increment for certain housing projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Masin; Hanson, J., and Berg introduced:

H. F. 1091, A bill for an act relating to employment and economic development; funding the cleanup of the freeway landfill and dump in Burnsville; authorizing the sale and issuance of appropriation bonds; 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 State Government Finance and Elections.

Hollins and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1092, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to Girl Scouts River Valleys for the ConnectZ program; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 1093, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing Environmental Justice Board in Pollution Control Agency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116.07, subdivision 4a; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1094, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying identification requirements for homestead determination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.124, subdivisions 6, 13, 13a, 13c, 13d, 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1095, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying manufactured homes and manufactured home park classification; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.13, subdivision 25; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 327C.01, subdivision 13; 327C.16.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1096, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying local government aid program calculation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 477A.013, subdivisions 8, 9, by adding subdivisions; 477A.03, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1097, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding a grant program to facilitate access to local programs to address technical violations by nonviolent controlled substance offenders; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Laws 2017, chapter 95, article 3, section 30.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1098, A bill for an act relating to crime; providing guidance to courts on sentencing veterans for criminal offenses related to a service-related disorder; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

O'Neill; Davids; Akland; Raleigh; Koznick; Boe; Jurgens; Olson, B.; Lueck; Erickson; Bennett; Daniels; Heinrich; Quam; Daudt; Mueller and Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1099, A bill for an act relating to health; limiting use of funds for state-sponsored health programs for funding abortions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Frederick; Fischer; Lippert; Feist; Ecklund; Youakim; Keeler; Lislegard; Greenman; Berg; Hanson, J.; Gomez; Xiong, J.; Stephenson and Jordan introduced:

H. F. 1100, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for clean water; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1101, A bill for an act relating to health care facility finance; restructuring and renaming the Minnesota Higher Education Facilities Authority as the Minnesota Health and Education Facilities Authority; authorizing the authority to construct and finance health care facilities; increasing bonding capacity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.732, subdivision 1; 10A.01, subdivision 35; 136A.25; 136A.26; 136A.27; 136A.28; 136A.29, subdivisions 1, 3, 6, 9, 10, 14, 19, 20, 21, 22, by adding a subdivision; 136A.32, subdivision 4; 136A.33; 136A.34, subdivisions 3, 4; 136A.36; 136A.38; 136A.41; 136A.42; 136F.67, subdivision 1; 354B.20, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136A.29, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Hanson, J.; Frederick and Berg introduced:

H. F. 1102, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying home and community-based waiver assessment requirements for people who temporarily enter certain health care facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0911, subdivision 3a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1103, A bill for an act relating to public safety; imposing duties on peace officers and law enforcement agencies regarding video and audio recordings of use of deadly force; providing for a civil remedy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Thompson and Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1104, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting immunity for peace officers; 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.

Xiong, J.; Noor; Hamilton; Olson, L.; Koegel; Hassan; Lee; Agbaje; Thompson; Gomez; Vang and Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1105, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for youth job skills and career development.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Thompson and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1106, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money to study and recommend an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution on human rights enforcement.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1107, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association statewide volunteer firefighter plan; revising the authorized allocation of fire state aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 477B.04, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1108, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the safe routes to school grant program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1109, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minneapolis to Duluth high-speed passenger rail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Franson and Boe introduced:

H. F. 1110, A bill for an act relating to human rights; adding political affiliation to the human rights act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.02, subdivision 1; 363A.03, by adding a subdivision; 363A.04; 363A.06, subdivision 1; 363A.07, subdivision 2; 363A.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 363A.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 363A.11, subdivision 1; 363A.12, subdivision 1; 363A.13; 363A.15; 363A.16, subdivision 1; 363A.17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Franson and Boe introduced:

H. F. 1111, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring health plans to cover Vitamin D testing; 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.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1112, A bill for an act relating to public safety; eliminating definitions regarding firearms; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.712.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Baker, Theis, Anderson, Lueck and Rasmusson introduced:

H. F. 1113, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing uniformity for employment mandates on private employers; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1114, A bill for an act relating to economic development; providing a grant to the city of Northrop; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1115, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new municipal building in the city of Welcome; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1116, A bill for an act relating to state government; holding businesses harmless for penalties incurred during peacetime emergency.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Franke and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1117, 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.

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1118, A bill for an act relating to housing; adding rehabilitation of naturally occurring affordable housing to allowable uses of housing infrastructure bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.37, subdivisions 1, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Greenman and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1119, A bill for an act relating to state government; regulating intimidation, interference, and deceptive practices in voter registration and voting; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 8.31, subdivision 1; 211B.32, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 211B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Sundin; Lislegard; Berg; Ecklund; Hansen, R.; Gomez; Keeler and Feist introduced:

H. F. 1120, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring label disclosure of sweeteners and other ingredients mixed with honey; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 31.74, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Hollins, Gomez, Hassan, Miller, O'Neill, Stephenson and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1121, A bill for an act relating to public safety; eliminating the statute of limitations for certain sex offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 628.26.

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. 1122, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; providing for the election of Metropolitan Council members; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 10A.01, subdivision 10; 10A.09, subdivision 6a; 10A.25, subdivision 2; 10A.27, subdivision 1; 10A.315; 10A.323; 10A.324, subdivision 1; 15.0597, subdivision 1; 200.02, subdivision 28; 204B.06, subdivision 4a; 204B.09, subdivisions 1, 1a; 204B.11; 204B.135, subdivision 2; 204B.32, subdivision 2; 204D.02, subdivision 1; 204D.08, subdivision 6; 204D.27, by adding a subdivision; 209.02, subdivision 1; 211A.01, subdivision 3; 211B.01, subdivision 3; 353D.01, subdivision 2; 473.123, subdivisions 1, 3a, 4, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 10A; 204D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 473.123, subdivisions 2a, 3; Laws 1994, chapter 628, article 1, section 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1123, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing an Air Medal special veterans license plate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 168.123, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1124, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying school health services to allow for the use of private clinical nursing services; modifying the use of a functional behavioral assessment; allowing certain students to participate in alternative delivery of specialized instructional services programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1125, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a refundable tax credit for certain qualified child care professionals; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Pryor and Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1126, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the 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.

Dettmer and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1127, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Disabled Veterans Rest Camp.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Gruenhagen, Lueck and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1128, A bill for an act relating to taxation; income and corporate franchise tax; allowing a tax credit for certain expenditures related to railroad crossings; 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, Erickson and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1129, A bill for an act relating to education; postsecondary enrollment options; requiring postsecondary institution to notify school of student withdrawal; requiring student to provide school with a copy of grades; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.09, subdivisions 5, 12.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Gruenhagen, Lueck and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1130, A bill for an act relating to state government; adding certain requirements to fiscal notes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 3.98, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1131, A bill for an act relating to rural health; adding a member to the Rural Health Advisory Committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.1481, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Bennett introduced:

H. F. 1132, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article IV, section 4; article V, sections 2, 4; placing limits on the terms of office of legislators and executive officers.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1133, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring health maintenance organizations to be nonprofit corporations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62D.02, subdivision 4; 62D.03, subdivision 1; 62D.05, subdivision 1; 62D.06, subdivision 1; 62D.12, by adding a subdivision; 62D.19; 62E.02, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Daniels, Theis and Quam introduced:

H. F. 1134, A bill for an act relating to human rights; requiring closed-captioned television in certain circumstances; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 363A.11, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 1135, A bill for an act relating to energy; eliminating the sunset for recovery of gas utility infrastructure costs; repealing Laws 2005, chapter 97, article 10, section 3, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 1136, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing uniform prior authorization and credentialing processes for dental services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1137, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying the Board of Animal Health; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.02, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Agbaje and Winkler introduced:

H. F. 1138, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for housing for burn victims and their families during treatment; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1139, A bill for an act relating to health care; requiring the commissioner of human services to determine payback amounts from managed care plans and county-based purchasing plans.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 1140, A bill for an act relating to Open Meeting Law; modifying terminology and requirements related to meetings conducted through the use of telephone or interactive technology; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13D.015; 13D.02; 13D.021; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1141, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing a third-party testing program for driver's license knowledge, road, and skills tests; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.13, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1142, A bill for an act relating to capital improvements; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Olson, B.; Raleigh and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 1143, A bill for an act relating to education; expanding the use of extended time to pupils enrolled in career and technical education courses; 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.

Feist, Davnie and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1144, A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring compensatory spending to be delivered through evidence-based programs; requiring at least 80 percent of compensatory revenue to remain at the site where the revenue was earned; modifying the compensatory revenue formula; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 126C.05, subdivision 3; 126C.15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Youakim and Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1145, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; requiring disclosure of cause of damage on motor vehicle salvage titles; 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.

Urdahl; Erickson; Mueller; Bennett; Davids; Anderson; Gruenhagen; Jurgens; Koznick; Baker; Garofalo; Robbins; Akland; Olson, B., and Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 1146, A bill for an act relating to education; suspending and restarting social studies standards review cycle.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Olson, B.; Raleigh and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1147, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for the small cities assistance program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. and Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1148, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for town roads and bridges.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. and Raleigh introduced:

H. F. 1149, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; amending certain motor vehicle weight limits for harvest season; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 169.826, subdivision 1a; 169.86, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Olson, B.; Raleigh and Mueller introduced:

H. F. 1150, A bill for an act relating to education; expanding definition of shared time pupils; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.01, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Agbaje; Richardson; Lee; Gomez; Xiong, J.; Hollins; Vang; Thompson; Noor; Frazier and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1151, A bill for an act relating to families; modifying child welfare provisions; establishing the Minnesota African American Family Preservation Act; providing criminal penalties; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260C.329, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 260.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Long introduced:

H. F. 1152, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the Clean Slate Act; providing for an automatic expungement process for certain offenders; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609A.01; 609A.02, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 609A.025; 609A.03, subdivisions 5, 7a, 9; 611A.03, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 609A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1153, A bill for an act relating to state government; extending the operation of the Minnesota premium security plan; amending Laws 2017, chapter 13, article 1, section 15, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Lislegard and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1154, A bill for an act relating to energy; appropriating money for an ammonia production pilot demonstration project; 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.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1155, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for a municipal PFAS source reduction initiative.

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. 1156, A bill for an act relating to commerce; providing for digital fair repair; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Howard introduced:

H. F. 1157, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property taxes; modifying class 4d rate; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.13, subdivision 25.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1158, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring temperature monitoring for certain prescription drugs delivered by common carrier; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Acomb and Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1159, A bill for an act relating to human services; extending temporary personal care assistance compensation for services provided by a parent or spouse; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 10, section 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1160, A bill for an act relating to elections; making technical and policy changes to provisions related to elections administration including provisions related to voting, voter registration, polling places, ballots, recounts, contests, candidates, absentee voting, mail balloting, canvassing, the presidential nomination primary, and various other election-related provisions; extending availability of certain appropriations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 5B.06; 201.061, subdivision 3; 201.071, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 8; 201.091, subdivision 2; 201.12, subdivision 2; 201.121, subdivision 3; 201.13, subdivision 3; 201.1611, subdivision 1; 201.225, subdivision 2; 202A.16, subdivision 1; 203B.01, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 203B.02, by adding a subdivision; 203B.04, subdivision 1; 203B.081, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 203B.11, subdivision 1; 203B.12, subdivision 7; 203B.121, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; 203B.16, subdivision 2; 203B.24, subdivision 1; 204B.06, subdivision 4a; 204B.09, subdivisions 1, 3; 204B.13, by adding a subdivision; 204B.16, subdivision 1; 204B.19, subdivision 6; 204B.21, subdivision 2; 204B.36, subdivision 2; 204B.45, subdivisions 1, 2; 204B.46; 204C.05, subdivisions 1a, 1b; 204C.15, subdivision 1; 204C.21, subdivision 1; 204C.27; 204C.33, subdivision 3; 204C.35, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; 204C.36, subdivision 1; 204D.08, subdivision 4; 204D.13, subdivision 1; 204D.19, subdivision 2; 204D.195; 204D.22, subdivision 3; 204D.23, subdivision 2; 204D.27, subdivision 5; 204D.28, subdivisions 9, 10; 205.13, subdivision 5; 205A.10, subdivision 5; 205A.12, subdivision 5; 206.805, subdivision 1; 206.89, subdivisions 4, 5; 206.90, subdivision 6; 207A.12; 207A.13; 207A.14, subdivision 3; 209.021, subdivision 2; 211B.11, subdivision 1; 367.03, subdivision 6; 367.25, subdivision 1; 412.02, subdivision 2a; 447.32, subdivision 4; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 10, article 1, section 40; Laws 2020, chapter 77, section 3, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1161, A bill for an act relating to labor; appropriating money for the Public Employment Relations Board.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1162, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a task force on sentencing for aiding and abetting felony murder; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Winkler; Gomez; Mariani; Feist; Lee; Frazier; Agbaje; Xiong, J.; Hollins; Hassan; Vang; Hausman; Freiberg; Olson, L.; Davnie; Lippert; Hanson, J.; Hornstein; Youakim; Pinto; Hansen, R.; Nelson, M.; Greenman; Edelson; Long; Her; Noor; Lillie; Becker-Finn; Boldon; Jordan; Bernardy; Bierman and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1163, A bill for an act relating to transportation; modifying requirements for a noncompliant driver's license or Minnesota identification card and making related changes, including on eligibility, proof of lawful presence, primary and secondary documentation, and data practices; making technical changes; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 171.04, subdivision 5; 171.06, subdivision 3, by adding subdivisions; 171.07, subdivisions 1, 3; 171.12, subdivisions 7a, 9, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.015, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1164, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing the creation of a fire and ambulance special taxing district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 1165, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying certain requirements for labeling items as biodegradable or compostable; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 325E.046.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 1166, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for water safety grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Reyer and Greenman introduced:

H. F. 1167, A bill for an act relating to elections; permitting individuals who are at least 16 years of age to preregister to vote; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 201.054, subdivisions 1, 2; 201.061, by adding a subdivision; 201.071, subdivision 1; 201.091, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 1168, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for acquisition of conservation easements for aquatic management areas and land for Minnesota scientific and natural areas; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1169, A bill for an act relating to education finance; supporting a singing-based pilot program to improve student reading; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1170, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying alternative teacher professional pay and teacher evaluation requirements for the 2020-2021 school year.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1171, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local government aid; modifying the sparsity factor in the city aid formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 477A.011, subdivision 45.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lippert and Long introduced:

H. F. 1172, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring the Public Utilities Commission to develop incentives for utilities to interconnect third-party distributed energy resources; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.1611, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1173, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying requirements for a hospital or hospital campus closure, curtailment of operations, service relocation, or ceasing to offer certain services; establishing a right of first refusal before selling or conveying a hospital or hospital campus; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.555; 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.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1174, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for forests and forestry capital projects; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1175, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing COVID-19-related grants for home and community-based service providers; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1176, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing the creation of a fire and ambulance special taxing district.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1177, A bill for an act relating to clean water; appropriating money to commercialize Forever Green perennial and winter annual crops.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1178, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; modifying the list of certifying organizations for doulas; modifying provisions governing the doula registry; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 148.995, subdivision 2; 148.996, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1179, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Edina to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1180, A bill for an act relating to crime; allowing addition of registrants from other states to the Predatory Offender Registry when offense facts require registration in Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 243.166, subdivision 1b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1181, A bill for an act relating to higher education; providing for certain policy changes, including restrictions on limiting student access to transcripts and modifications to certain grant and loan programs, school accountability provisions, and college savings plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 136A.121, subdivision 2; 136A.125, subdivision 2; 136A.1703; 136A.1704; 136A.246, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, by adding a subdivision; 136A.63, subdivision 2; 136A.645; 136A.653, subdivision 5; 136A.675; 136A.68; 136A.822, subdivision 12; 136A.8225; 136A.823, by adding a subdivision; 136A.827, subdivisions 4, 8; 136G.05, subdivision 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 135A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136A.823, subdivision 2; Minnesota Rules, parts 4830.9050; 4830.9060; 4830.9070; 4830.9080; 4830.9090; 4850.0011, subparts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11a, 12, 12a, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 24a, 25, 26, 26a, 28a, 28b, 28c, 28d, 28e, 28f, 29, 30.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1182, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing state aid for local optional revenue; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1183, A bill for an act relating to health; prohibiting a manufacturer or wholesale drug distributor from charging unconscionable prices for prescription drugs; requiring the Board of Pharmacy, the commissioner of human services, and health plan companies to notify the attorney general of certain prescription drug price increases; authorizing the attorney general to take action against drug manufacturers and wholesalers related to certain price increases; imposing civil penalties; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 8.31, subdivision 1; 151.071, subdivisions 1, 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1184, A bill for an act relating to commerce; prohibiting app stores from requiring developers to use a specific app store or in-app payment system; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 8.31, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325D.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1185, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local lodging tax; authorizing the city of Maple Grove to allocate revenues.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Vang introduced:

H. F. 1186, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for a farmer outreach coordinator.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1187, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; modifying requirements for importing minnows; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 97A.015, subdivision 29; 97C.211, subdivision 2a; 97C.515, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97C.515, subdivisions 4, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Morrison and Huot introduced:

H. F. 1188, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a licensed school nurse position at the Department of Education; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 121A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Long introduced:

H. F. 1189, A bill for an act relating to energy; creating a process regulated by the Public Utilities Commission allowing electric utilities to reduce the cost impacts on customers when generating plants are retired; establishing an account; providing for transition services to workers at retiring electric generating plants; 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.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1190, A bill for an act relating to education; making various nonsubstantive style and form changes; repealing obsolete statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120A.20, subdivision 2; 120A.22; 120A.24; 120A.34; 120A.35; 120A.40; 121A.26; 122A.09, subdivision 7; 122A.33, subdivision 2; 123A.45; 124D.4531; 126C.21, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 121A.70; 122A.58; 122A.695; 126C.41, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Novotny introduced:

H. F. 1191, A bill for an act relating to corrections; appropriating money for compensation for the death of Officer Joseph Gomm.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Olson, L.; Nash; Becker-Finn and Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1192, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying certain taxation provisions; modifying off-sale limit for microdistilleries; authorizing self-distribution for certain producers; modifying certain malt liquor packaging and off-sale requirements; modifying brand registration requirements; authorizing limited off-sale for bars and restaurants; making clarifying, conforming, and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297G.01, subdivision 3a; 297G.03, subdivisions 1, 6; 340A.101, by adding a subdivision; 340A.22, subdivision 4; 340A.24, subdivisions 3, 4; 340A.28, subdivisions 1, 2; 340A.285; 340A.301, subdivision 10, by adding a subdivision; 340A.311; 340A.315, subdivisions 7, 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297G.03, subdivision 4; 340A.315, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

West introduced:

H. F. 1193, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending an appropriation for highway improvements in Anoka County; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 1, section 16, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Gruenhagen and Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1194, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring disclosure of vaccine ingredients; appropriating money; 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.

Ecklund and Sundin introduced:

H. F. 1195, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for tourism to Grand Portage.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Gomez, Becker-Finn, Munson, Miller and Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1196, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the acquisition and use of facial recognition technology by government entities; 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.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1197, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a home visiting program for pregnant women and families; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Scott, Koznick and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 1198, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; limiting liability for products and supplies made, sold, or donated in response to COVID-19; providing minimum injury requirements for claims related to COVID-19; addressing premises liability related to COVID-19; precluding liability when conduct complies with government-issued guidance related to COVID-19; 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.

Klevorn and Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1199, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing for reinstatement of driving privileges with ignition interlock; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169A.55, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Richardson; Jordan; Olson, L., and Hortman introduced:

H. F. 1200, A bill for an act relating to employment; providing for paid family, pregnancy, bonding, and applicant's serious medical condition benefits; regulating and requiring certain employment leaves; classifying certain data; authorizing rulemaking; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.719, by adding a subdivision; 177.27, subdivision 4; 181.032; 256J.561, by adding a subdivision; 256J.95, subdivisions 3, 11; 256P.01, subdivision 3; 268.19, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 268B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1201, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; exempting prepared food used in certain nonprofit food programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1202, A bill for an act relating to child protection; modifying the face-to-face contact requirement for child maltreatment investigations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 260E.20, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1203, A bill for an act relating to workers' compensation; extending the presumption for a workers' compensation claim based on COVID-19; amending Laws 2020, chapter 72, section 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1204, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing Minnesota 100 Club special plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1205, A bill for an act relating to civil law; amending self-service storage rights for occupants; amending notice requirements for self-service storage sale of property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 514.972, subdivision 5; 514.973, subdivision 4; 514.974; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 514.977.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Agbaje, Albright, Lee, Gomez, Hassan and Noor introduced:

H. F. 1206, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for Summit Academy OIC.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Long and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1207, A bill for an act relating to elections; permitting a candidate to request the candidate's residential address be classified as private data when the candidate has reasonable fear as to the safety of the candidate or the candidate's family; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 204B.06, subdivision 1b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1208, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money for regional parks and trails.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1209, A resolution memorializing the United States Government to bring home every American who is a Prisoner of War - Missing in Action.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 1210, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; prohibiting use of certain insecticides in wildlife management areas; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 97A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Ecklund and Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1211, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing setbacks for certain solar energy generating systems; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216E.01, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1212, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an interchange at U.S. Highway 169 and Sherburne County State-Aid Highway 4 in the city of Zimmerman; 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.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1213, A bill for an act relating to local government; adjusting local government aid payments to cities discontinuing operation of municipal liquor stores; permitting cities to continue operation of municipal liquor stores with certain conditions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 477A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1214, A bill for an act relating to liquor; permitting coupons and other forms of payment for liquor purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.5071.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1215, A bill for an act relating to liquor; modifying items sold by exclusive liquor stores; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.412, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1216, A bill for an act relating to liquor; repealing prohibition on municipality issuing more than one off-sale license to any one person or place; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 340A.412, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Robbins introduced:

H. F. 1217, A bill for an act relating to state government; adding legislative appointees to the Board of Cosmetologist Examiners; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 155A.20.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 1218, A bill for an act relating to courts; permitting court-appointed counsel to apply for interpreter services to prepare a defense to criminal charges; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 611.21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Ecklund, Lueck, Lislegard, Sundin, Swedzinski and Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1219, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying deadline to report on funding for section 404 assumption; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 4, article 1, section 2, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Bahr, Drazkowski and Munson introduced:

H. F. 1220, A bill for an act relating to government operations; prohibiting government from providing inducements to respond to surveys; 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.

Bahr, Drazkowski and Munson introduced:

H. F. 1221, A bill for an act relating to local government; providing for towns to adopt home rule charters; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 365.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Drazkowski, Bahr and Munson introduced:

H. F. 1222, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; eliminating shotgun zone for taking deer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.031, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.318.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Drazkowski, Bahr, Munson and Miller introduced:

H. F. 1223, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; allowing use of night vision enhanced with an infrared illuminator when hunting coyote or fox; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.086.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1224, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring school boards to publish certain information about consulting fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 123B.10, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1225, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the Public Facilities Authority for the purpose of debt relief for the Crane Lake Water and Sanitary District.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Industrial Education and Economic Development Finance and Policy.

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1226, A bill for an act relating to energy; eliminating the renewable qualifying facility avoided cost pricing requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.164, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Bliss, Poston and Miller introduced:

H. F. 1227, A bill for an act relating to veterans; appropriating funds for veteran retreats.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Bliss, Davids and Miller introduced:

H. F. 1228, A resolution memorializing the United States government to honor veterans by funding construction costs for proposed veterans homes in Bemidji, Montevideo, and Preston.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Bliss and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1229, A bill for an act relating to military veterans; appropriating funds for veteran retreats.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 1230, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Central Park facility in the city of Woodbury; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1231, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring rulemaking for dispersed camping on tax-forfeited lands.

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. 1232, A bill for an act relating to transportation; increasing motorcycle endorsement fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, subdivision 2a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1233, A bill for an act relating to tourism; appropriating money for Explore Minnesota Tourism.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1234, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; making the student loan credit refundable; modifying the credit calculation for married taxpayers filing joint returns; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0682.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 1235, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money for projected budget deficiencies for various state programs and other state government purposes; establishing the small business COVID-19 loan program; requiring reports.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Ways and Means.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1236, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Pine to Prairie Museum in the city of Fosston; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1237, A bill for an act relating to environment; modifying provisions for priority qualified facilities; modifying authority to acquire property interests; authorizing requests for information on contaminants; designating perfluorochemicals as hazardous substance; modifying provisions for electronic waste; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 115A.1310, subdivision 12b; 115A.1312, subdivision 1; 115A.1314, subdivision 1; 115A.1316, subdivision 1; 115A.1318, subdivision 2; 115A.1320, subdivision 1; 115B.02, subdivision 8; 115B.17, subdivision 13; 115B.406, subdivisions 1, 9; 115B.407; 116.07, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 7044.0350.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1238, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing Minnesota agriculture special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1239, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Little Falls to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1240, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for replacement of pipeline infrastructure in the city of Randall; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1241, A bill for an act relating to civil law; repealing law relating to public health care and certain trusts; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 501C.1206.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1242, A bill for an act relating to state government; creating Department of Direct Care and Treatment and Office of Human Services Licensing and Integrity; transferring duties from Department of Human Services to new state office; directing commissioners of health and human services to contract with third party to administer grant programs administered by Department of Health and Department of Human Services; directing commissioner of human services to contract with third party to review appropriations for information technology projects; providing for performance-based budgeting for Department of Human Services; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 15.01; 15.06, subdivision 1; 15A.0815, subdivisions 2, 3; 16A.103, subdivision 1a; 16A.11, subdivision 3; 43A.08, subdivision 1a; 256.974; 256.9742, subdivision 1; 256.975, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 256; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245I; 246C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256.01, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1243, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring consent for vaccination; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.39, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1244, A bill for an act relating to human rights; adding vaccination consent to the Human Rights Act; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 363A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1245, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring consent for vaccination; prohibiting consent coercion and discrimination; imposing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.4197; 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.

Sandell and Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1246, A bill for an act relating to state government; eliminating contracting restrictions on the legislature and executive branch based on vendor practices toward Israel; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.226; 16C.053.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Urdahl and Baker introduced:

H. F. 1247, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the conveyance of the Cosmos elementary school in Meeker County to the Southwest West Central Service Cooperative.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1248, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money to maintain dedicated funding website.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1249, A bill for an act relating to public safety; enhancing penalties and establishing minimum fines for repeat violations of driving without a valid license; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.24.

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. 1250, A bill for an act relating to state lands; requiring reimbursement of certain land-transaction costs; adding and deleting land from certain state parks; establishing new state forest; authorizing private sale of certain surplus state land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.415, by adding a subdivision; 84.63; 84.631; 89.021, by adding a subdivision; 89.17; 92.50, 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.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1251, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for Twin Cities, Milwaukee, Chicago (TCMC) passenger rail; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1252, A bill for an act relating to housing; housing finance agency; adopting housing finance agency policy provisions; expanding eligibility requirements for certain affordable housing, workforce housing, and disaster recovery programs; increasing the agency debt limit; increasing the individual and family household income limits under the community land trusts program; expanding requirements and uses for the rehabilitation loan program; making technical and conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 12A.09, subdivision 3; 273.11, subdivision 12; 462A.05, subdivisions 14, 14a; 462A.07, subdivision 2; 462A.204, subdivision 3; 462A.22, subdivision 1; 462A.30, subdivision 9; 462A.37, subdivisions 1, 2; 462A.38, subdivision 1; 462A.39, subdivisions 2, 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1253, A bill for an act relating to state government; precluding per diem payments to legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 3.099, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Franke introduced:

H. F. 1254, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; authorizing the creation of fire protection special taxing districts; authorizing property tax levies and issuance of bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 275.066; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299O.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hansen, R. and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1255, A bill for an act relating to energy; authorizing a power purchase agreement for certain electric cogeneration activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.2424, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1256, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing the Minnesota efficient technology accelerator to benefit Minnesota utility consumers by accelerating deployment and reducing the cost of emerging and innovative efficient technologies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.241, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Kresha introduced:

H. F. 1257, A bill for an act relating to environment; requiring cost equity study on public water and wastewater services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1258, A bill for an act relating to retirement; establishing the Minnesota Secure Choice retirement program; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 187.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Ecklund and Igo introduced:

H. F. 1259, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying definition of all-terrain vehicle; appropriating money for all-terrain vehicle grants-in-aid and trail master plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 84.92, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Ecklund, Sandstede, Lislegard, Heintzeman and Igo introduced:

H. F. 1260, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying terms for certain timber permits.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 1261, A bill for an act relating to public safety; granting law enforcement officers employed by the federal Department of Veterans Affairs reciprocal arrest and detention authority in the state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.77, 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.

Mortensen and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 1262, 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.

Mortensen and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 1263, A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying law on use of force in self-defense; eliminating the common law duty to retreat in cases of self-defense outside the home; expanding the boundaries of dwelling for purposes of self-defense; creating presumption of right to self-defense; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.06, subdivision 1; 609.065; 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.

Lillie introduced:

H. F. 1264, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for Greater Minnesota Regional Parks and Trails Commission.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Mortensen, Munson, Bahr, Miller and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1265, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the second amendment preservation act; 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.

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 1266, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money to the Minnesota Humanities Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Long introduced:

H. F. 1267, A bill for an act relating to corrections; providing for safety in licensed facilities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 241.021, subdivision 1, by adding subdivisions; 243.52.

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. 1268, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for grants supporting healthy development of babies during pregnancy and postpartum for families with members who are black, indigenous, or people of color.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 1269, A bill for an act relating to creditor remedies; prohibiting garnishment of government aid for assistance related to financial hardship during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Lee and Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1270, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating funds for a pilot project to train youth from underserved communities for careers in the clean energy sector.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1271, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for efforts to ensure Department of Natural Resources staff includes members of communities traditionally underrepresented.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1272, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for small business development in East St. Paul.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Keeler and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1273, A bill for an act relating to children; creating the Office of the Ombudsperson for American Indian Families; modifying provisions related to the American Indian community-specific board; transferring money; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 257.0755, subdivision 1; 257.076, subdivisions 3, 5; 257.0768, subdivisions 1, 6; 257.0769; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1274, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; permitting the commissioner of agriculture to accept donations on behalf of the emerging farmer working group; providing an emerging farmer account; transferring money to the emerging farmer account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 17.055, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1275, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing licensure for massage therapy and Asian bodywork therapy; establishing fees; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 146A.01, subdivision 4; 146A.06, subdivision 3; 146A.09, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1276, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating an affirmative defense to certain child pornography offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 617.246, subdivision 6; 617.247, subdivision 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Munson, Mortensen, Drazkowski and Bahr introduced:

H. F. 1277, A bill for an act relating to local government; prohibiting political subdivisions from spending public money for lobbying; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 6.76.

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. 1278, A bill for an act relating to early childhood programs; establishing a task force on early care and education affordability and workforce compensation; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Boldon introduced:

H. F. 1279, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying pharmacy benefit manager business practices; establishing pharmacy benefit manager general reimbursement practices; modifying maximum allowable cost pricing requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62W.02, by adding subdivisions; 62W.04; 62W.08; 62W.13; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1280, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring providers to charge enrollees the negotiated provider payment; 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.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1281, A bill for an act relating to employment; creating the getting to work grant program; requiring reports; 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.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1282, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for manufactured home park infrastructure grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1283, A bill for an act relating to higher education; appropriating money for the addiction medicine graduate medical education fellowship program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1284, A bill for an act relating to health; adding opiate addiction as a qualifying medical condition for participation in the medical cannabis registry program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 152.22, subdivision 14.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1285, A bill for an act relating to taxation; making various policy and technical changes to individual income and corporate franchise taxes, property taxes, sales and use taxes, special taxes, and other miscellaneous taxes and tax provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 270.41, subdivision 3a; 270.44; 270C.22, subdivision 1; 270C.445, subdivisions 3, 6; 272.029, subdivision 2; 272.0295, subdivisions 2, 5; 273.063; 273.0755; 273.124, subdivision 14; 273.18; 287.04; 289A.08, subdivision 7; 289A.09, subdivision 2; 289A.20, subdivision 4; 289A.31, subdivision 1; 289A.37, subdivision 2; 289A.38, subdivisions 7, 8, 9, 10; 289A.42; 289A.60, subdivision 24; 290.0121, subdivision 3; 290.0122, subdivision 8; 290.31, subdivision 1; 290.92, subdivisions 1, 2a, 3, 4b, 4c, 5, 5a, 19, 20; 290.923, subdivision 9; 290.993; 295.75, subdivision 2; 296A.06, subdivision 2; 297A.66, subdivision 3; 297F.04, subdivision 2; 297F.09, subdivision 10; 297F.13, subdivision 4; 297F.17, subdivisions 1, 6; 297G.09, subdivision 9; 297G.16, subdivision 7; 469.319, subdivision 4; 477A.10; 609B.153; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 289A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 270C.17, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1286, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to prepare and develop the Norman County West High School building site; 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. 1287, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing child foster care and background studies; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245A.05; 245A.07, subdivision 1; 245A.16, by adding a subdivision; 245C.05, subdivisions 2c, 2d, 4; 245C.08, subdivision 3; 245C.14, subdivision 1; 245C.15, by adding a subdivision; 245C.24, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1288, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the North End Community Center in St. Paul; 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, Hornstein and Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1289, A bill for an act relating to energy; modifying provisions providing for a participant's compensation in certain Public Utilities Commission proceedings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.16, subdivision 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1290, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Proctor to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1291, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota State Retirement System judges retirement plan; reducing the postretirement adjustment and eliminating the triggers that would increase the postretirement adjustment upon attainment of specified funding thresholds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 356.415, subdivision 1f.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 1292, A bill for an act relating to consumer protection; providing an enforcement mechanism for certain unsafe consumer products; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 325F.171, by adding a subdivision; 325F.176; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 1293, A bill for an act relating to early childhood; appropriating money for early learning scholarships.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1294, A bill for an act relating to water; requiring public meeting for certain water-use permits; modifying water-use permit requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103G.271, by adding subdivisions; 103G.287, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1295, A bill for an act relating to environment; clarifying that certain agency interpretive statements may not be treated as if they are properly adopted rules; clarifying that certain fee increases require legislative approval; modifying effluent limitation requirements; modifying definition of pipeline for certain purposes; modifying requirements for Pollution Control Agency permitting efficiency reports; modifying procedure for filing petition seeking environmental assessment worksheet; requiring analysis of Wisconsin's Green Tier Program; requiring Pollution Control Agency to seek approval of certain modifications to state implementation plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.027, by adding a subdivision; 115.03, subdivision 1; 115.455; 115.77, subdivision 1; 115.84, subdivisions 2, 3; 116.03, subdivision 2b; 116.07, subdivision 4d, by adding a subdivision; 116D.04, subdivision 2a; 216G.01, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1296, A bill for an act relating to environment; repealing recent restrictions on spreading manure and prohibiting future restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116.07, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Heintzeman introduced:

H. F. 1297, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; expanding use of crossbows during firearms deer season; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.036.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Her introduced:

H. F. 1298, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property and local; requiring the commissioner of revenue to conduct a study on class 4d properties.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1299, A bill for an act relating to human services; repealing chemical dependency treatment administrative rule provisions; repealing Minnesota Rules, parts 9530.6800; 9530.6810.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Theis introduced:

H. F. 1300, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Waite Park to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Murphy introduced:

H. F. 1301, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Hermantown to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1302, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing various election reforms; restoring the civil right to vote of an individual upon release from incarceration or upon sentencing if no incarceration is imposed; requiring notice; modifying in-person voting time periods; providing requirements for absentee voting eligibility; requiring an individual to present identification before voting; providing free voter identification cards; making technical changes; prohibiting electronic rosters from having a wireless connection; prohibiting electronic voting systems from having wireless or Internet connectivity capabilities; requiring reports; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.6905, by adding a subdivision; 144.226, by adding subdivisions; 171.06, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 171.061, subdivisions 1, 3, 4; 171.07, subdivisions 1a, 4, 14, by adding a subdivision; 171.071, subdivisions 1, 2; 171.10, subdivision 1; 171.11; 171.12, subdivision 3c; 171.121; 171.14; 201.014, by adding a subdivision; 201.022, subdivision 1; 201.061, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3; 201.071, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 201.091, subdivision 9; 201.121, subdivision 1; 201.13, subdivision 3; 201.14; 201.145, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5; 201.161; 201.221, subdivision 3; 201.225, subdivision 2; 203B.02, subdivision 1; 203B.04, subdivisions 1, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 203B.06, subdivision 1; 203B.065; 203B.07, subdivision 3; 203B.08, subdivision 1; 203B.081, subdivisions 1, 3; 203B.121, subdivision 2; 203B.17, subdivision 2; 203B.19; 203B.21, subdivision 3; 203B.24, subdivision 1; 204B.45, subdivision 2; 204B.46; 204C.08, subdivision 1d; 204C.10; 206.56, subdivision 8; 256E.22, subdivision 1; 609.165, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 200; 201; 203B; 204C; 243; 357; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 201.061, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Hertaus introduced:

H. F. 1303, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; establishing a credit to reimburse landlords for unpaid rent during the peacetime emergency; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Rasmusson introduced:

H. F. 1304, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Fergus Falls to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Rasmusson introduced:

H. F. 1305, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the medical assistance reimbursement rate methodology for crisis stabilization services in residential settings; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0624, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Elkins and Koznick introduced:

H. F. 1306, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; public transit; authorizing the Metropolitan Council to issue administrative citations for transit fare evasion and impose civil fines; making a technical and clarifying change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.855, subdivisions 1, 7, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1307, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing requirements for healthy children's meals at restaurants to be implemented on a phased-in basis; providing for enforcement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.99, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1308, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying requirements for personal learning plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.125.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Mueller, Koznick and Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1309, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for grants to fund organizations addressing racial disparity of youth using shelter services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1310, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money to the health professional education loan forgiveness program for loan forgiveness for physicians and midlevel practitioners.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1311, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; allowing for energy improvement project special assessments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 429.011, by adding a subdivision; 429.021, subdivision 1; 429.031, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1312, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying general education aid; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.21.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1313, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying local optional revenue; removing obsolete language; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1314, A bill for an act relating to education finance; making changes to membership and establishing funding for the Minnesota Youth Council; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.957, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Agbaje, Hollins, Richardson, Noor, Hassan, Lee, Frazier, Gomez, Her, Boldon, Greenman, Reyer, Feist, Berg and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1315, A bill for an act relating to human rights; adding a definition of race to the Minnesota Human Rights Act; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 363A.03, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Keeler, Richardson, Agbaje, Frazier, Berg, Thompson and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1316, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing an educator expense credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Keeler, Richardson, Agbaje, Frazier, Berg, Thompson and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1317, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing an educator expense credit; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 290.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Hansen, R.; Ecklund and Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1318, 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 Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Reyer, Feist and Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1319, A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing grants for robotics programs; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

O'Neill introduced:

H. F. 1320, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying drainage and public waters laws to clarify relationship between drainage repairs and public-waters-work permit requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103E.011, subdivision 3; 103E.015, subdivision 2; 103E.101, subdivision 4a; 103E.701, subdivision 2; 103G.225; 103G.245, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1321, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing Mille Lacs County to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1322, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; authorizing the city of Minnetonka to use tax increment for certain housing projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1323, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; establishing a loan fund for solar energy systems in state buildings; appropriating money; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Baker and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1324, A bill for an act relating to workforce development; appropriating money for a grant to the ProStart and Hospitality Tourism Management Program.

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. 1325, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring pharmacies to maintain collection boxes for disposal of legend drugs as pharmaceutical waste; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 151.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Demuth, Theis, Erickson and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 1326, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the closure of shooting ranges during a state of emergency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.7192.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Anderson and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1327, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Central Square Cultural and Civics Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Anderson introduced:

H. F. 1328, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Midwest Outdoors Unlimited.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Anderson introduced:

H. F. 1329, A bill for an act relating to taxation; providing a refundable construction exemption for building materials for the city of Melrose; extending availability of fire remediation grants; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.71, subdivision 50.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Munson and Mortensen introduced:

H. F. 1330, A resolution memorializing the President and Congress to hold vaccine manufacturers liable for design defects that result in adverse side effects from vaccines.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1331, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money for the river watch program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Her introduced:

H. F. 1332, A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a headwaters community food and water economic resiliency program; 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.

Her introduced:

H. F. 1333, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, section 2; prohibiting slavery or involuntary servitude as criminal punishment for a crime.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Her introduced:

H. F. 1334, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing an exemption for certain construction materials for a St. Paul water treatment facility; 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.

Her introduced:

H. F. 1335, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; modifying income tax rates and brackets; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.06, subdivisions 2c, 2d.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Baker, Ecklund, Haley, O'Neill, Demuth, Theis, Koznick, Anderson and Boe introduced:

H. F. 1336, A bill for an act relating to business operation; creating a timeline for ending restrictions on businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Lislegard, Sandstede and Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 1337, A bill for an act relating to career preparedness; creating a career pathway grant program; authorizing online learning through contracts with qualifying supplemental online learning providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 124D.095; 124D.096.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Industrial Education and Economic Development Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1338, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a grant to Farmamerica.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1339, A bill for an act relating to human services; excluding certain payments from income and assets for purposes of determining or redetermining eligibility for certain economic assistance and health care programs; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1340, A bill for an act relating to children; modifying requirements for the responsible social services agency placing children in qualified residential treatment programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.4885, subdivision 1; 245A.02, by adding subdivisions; 245A.041, by adding a subdivision; 260C.007, subdivisions 26c, 31; 260C.157, subdivision 3; 260C.212, subdivisions 1a, 13; 260C.452; 260C.704; 260C.706; 260C.708; 260C.71; 260C.712; 260C.714; 260D.01; 260D.05; 260D.06, subdivision 2; 260D.07; 260D.08; 260D.14; 260E.36, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1341, A bill for an act relating to health occupations; establishing a registry system for spoken language health care interpreters; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0625, subdivision 18a; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 146C; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.058.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1342, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing the governor's budget for jobs and economic development; appropriating money for the Departments of Employment and Economic Development and Labor and Industry, Bureau of Mediation Services, and Workers' Compensation Court of Appeals; making policy changes; authorizing rulemaking; modifying fees; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.719, by adding a subdivision; 116J.035, subdivision 6; 116L.02; 116L.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 116L.05, subdivision 5; 116L.17, subdivisions 1, 4; 116L.20, subdivision 2; 116L.40, subdivisions 5, 6, 9, 10, by adding a subdivision; 116L.41, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions; 116L.42, subdivisions 1, 2; 116L.98, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 177.27, subdivision 4; 181.032; 181.939; 181.940, subdivisions 2, 3; 181.9414, by adding a subdivision; 182.666, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 256J.561, by adding a subdivision; 256J.95, subdivisions 3, 11; 256P.01, subdivision 3; 268.035, subdivision 21c; 268.085, subdivision 2; 268.133; 268.19, subdivision 1; 326B.092, subdivision 7; 326B.106, subdivision 1; 326B.89, subdivisions 1, 5, 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 116L; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 268B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 116L.18.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Elkins introduced:

H. F. 1343, A bill for an act relating to metropolitan government; public transit; prohibiting unauthorized use of bus rapid transit fixed guideways; clarifying Metropolitan Transit Police jurisdiction over bus rapid transit guideways; imposing penalties; making a technical change; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 473.4057, subdivision 7; 473.407, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 169.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1344, A bill for an act relating to elections; authorizing the delivery of absentee ballots in certain situations; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 203B.11, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1345, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Maple Grove to impose a local sales and use tax for the expansion and renovation of a community center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Bahr, Munson, Miller and Drazkowski introduced:

H. F. 1346, A bill for an act relating to public safety; limiting duration of peacetime emergencies to 14 days; requiring legislative approval for extending a peacetime emergency beyond 14 days; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12.31, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Moller introduced:

H. F. 1347, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying disability services policy statements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.4905, by adding subdivisions; Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 9, article 5, section 86, subdivision 1, as amended; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.4905, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Munson, Drazkowski, Mortensen, Bahr and Miller introduced:

H. F. 1348, A bill for an act relating to state government; prohibiting a legislator from being employed by or receiving compensation from certain types of businesses; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Agbaje introduced:

H. F. 1349, A bill for an act relating to state government; requiring financial assurance for damage to state property for certain construction projects; establishing a strict liability standard for damage to state property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16B.26, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Boldon introduced:

H. F. 1350, A bill for an act relating to municipal planning; providing authority for cities of the first class to impose ordinances on the dedication of land or dedication fees on certain permit applications; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462.358, subdivision 2b, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2006, chapter 269, section 2, as amended; Laws 2013, chapter 85, article 5, section 44.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Xiong, J. and Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1351, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to the St. Paul Port Authority for improvements at the former Hillcrest Golf Course site; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Gomez; Xiong, J.; Hassan; Lee; Her; Frazier; Hollins; Vang and Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1352, A bill for an act relating to public safety; imposing duties on peace officers and law enforcement agencies regarding video and audio recordings of deadly force; providing for a civil remedy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 13.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Gomez; Hassan; Lee; Her; Xiong, J.; Frazier; Hollins; Vang and Richardson introduced:

H. F. 1353, A bill for an act relating to economic development; establishing a program for emergency community relief grants; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Gomez; Thompson; Hassan; Xiong, J.; Agbaje and Lee introduced:

H. F. 1354, A bill for an act relating to public safety; appropriating money for Minnesota SafeStreets.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1355, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying definition of small amount of marijuana; modifying possession of small amounts of marijuana law; prohibiting weight of fluids used in water pipes from being used to determine weight of marijuana mixtures; authorizing expungement of records in certain instances; ending driver's license revocations for persons who commit low-level marijuana offenses; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.01, subdivisions 9a, 16, 18, by adding subdivisions; 152.021, subdivision 2; 152.022, subdivision 2; 152.023, subdivision 2; 152.025, subdivision 4; 152.027, subdivision 4; 152.0271; 152.096, subdivision 1; 152.18, subdivision 3; 260B.198, subdivision 1; 609.165, subdivisions 1a, 1b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1356, A bill for an act relating to homelessness; establishing a shelter resident bill of rights; directing the commissioner of human services to develop recommendations for establishing shelter registration and oversight; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256K.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Gomez; Xiong, J., and Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1357, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting law enforcement from using tear gas as a means to control a crowd; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.731, subdivisions 4, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1358, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing an end-of-life option for terminally ill adults; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 145.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1359, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing towns and certain political subdivisions to establish inflow and infiltration prevention programs and make loans or grants to property owners; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 471.342, subdivisions 1, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1360, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a Volunteerism Innovation Board; requiring grants; appropriating money; 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.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1361, A bill for an act relating to government; requiring permit applications for large events on public property to include a written sensory-friendly accommodations plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 37.16; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16B; 85; 471.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1362, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring reasonable accommodations for parents of children with disabilities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 125A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1363, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article V, section 5; changing the process for filling a vacancy in the office of lieutenant governor.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 1364, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money to the east African community economic development pilot grant program; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Xiong, J.; Lee and Vang introduced:

H. F. 1365, A bill for an act relating to veterans; expanding the definition of veteran; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 197.447.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1366, A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying legislative intent for the Peace Officer Standards and Training Board's discipline review committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.41, subdivision 3; 214.10, subdivision 11; 626.842, subdivision 2; 626.8435, 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.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1367, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a YMCA facility in St. Paul; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1368, A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing the Department of Corrections Fugitive Apprehension Unit to exercise general law enforcement duties during the course of official duties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 241.025, subdivisions 1, 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.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1369, A bill for an act relating to corrections; establishing the Indeterminate Sentence Release Board; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 244.05, subdivision 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.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1370, A bill for an act relating to public safety; authorizing the commissioner of public safety to accept grant funding; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1371, 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; 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. 1372, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money to the Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board for grants to regional emergency medical services programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1373, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; increasing amount of allowed expenses and income limits for the Minnesota education credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0674, subdivisions 1, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1374, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring chief law enforcement officers to report certain peace officer misconduct data to the Peace Officer Standards and Training Board; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.411, by adding a subdivision; 626.845, subdivision 3; 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.

Frazier, Agbaje and Noor introduced:

H. F. 1375, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for ranked-choice voting in elections for federal and state offices; authorizing jurisdictions to adopt ranked-choice voting for local offices; establishing procedures for adoption, implementation, and use of ranked-choice voting; allowing municipalities to use electronic voting systems with a reallocation feature; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 204B.27, by adding a subdivision; 204B.34, subdivision 1; 204B.35, subdivision 1; 204C.19, by adding a subdivision; 204C.21, by adding a subdivision; 204C.24, subdivision 1; 204C.32, subdivision 1; 204C.33, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.08, subdivisions 4, 5; 204D.10, subdivisions 1, 3; 204D.11, subdivision 1; 205.13, subdivision 2; 206.58, subdivision 1; 206.83; 206.89, subdivisions 2, 3; 207A.12; 208.05; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 206; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204E.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Frazier introduced:

H. F. 1376, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying teacher licensure provisions; modifying Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board composition; authorizing rulemaking; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.06, subdivisions 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, by adding a subdivision; 122A.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 4a; 122A.09, subdivisions 4, 6, 9, 10; 122A.091, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.15, subdivision 1; 122A.16; 122A.18, subdivisions 7a, 8, 10; 122A.181, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, by adding a subdivision; 122A.182, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 7; 122A.183, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 122A.184, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.185, subdivisions 1, 4; 122A.187; 122A.19, subdivision 4; 122A.21; 122A.635, subdivisions 3, 4; 122A.70, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.091, subdivisions 3, 6; 122A.092; 122A.18, subdivision 7c; 122A.184, subdivision 3; 122A.23, subdivision 3; 122A.2451.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Hanson, J.; Berg and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1377, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring a regional food systems report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1378, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying requirements for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to exercise concurrent state law enforcement jurisdictional authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.93, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1379, A bill for an act relating to transportation; making various policy changes, including to Indian employment preferences, highway turnbacks, escort vehicles, and trunk highway debt service forecasts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 161.115, subdivision 27; 169.812, subdivision 2; 296A.083, subdivision 2; Laws 2012, chapter 287, article 3, section 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Koegel and West introduced:

H. F. 1380, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for local road intersections and associated improvements on 99th Avenue Northeast at marked Trunk Highway 65 in the city of Blaine; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1381, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Central Avenue NE arterial bus rapid transit line; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1382, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for long-term homeless supportive services.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Koegel introduced:

H. F. 1383, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for grants to the Minnesota Association for Volunteer Administration; requiring reports.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 1384, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for a grant to Reach Out and Read Minnesota program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1385, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money to study flood control and storm water management options for South Bend Township.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. and Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1386, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing exemptions for nonprofit animal shelters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.70, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1387, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Public Employees Retirement Association police and fire plan; amending disability provisions for members who are age 55 and older; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 353.656, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 3, 3a, 5a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1388, A bill for an act relating to state government finance; adjusting the calculation for the stadium general reserve account; requiring the commissioner of management and budget to notify the legislature before making changes to the stadium general reserve account; establishing a stadium payoff fund; transferring money; requiring the stadium payoff fund balance be used to redeem or defease the stadium appropriation bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297E.021, subdivisions 3, 4, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 16A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Hassan, Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1389, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the issuance of shelter facility appropriation bonds; 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 Human Services Finance and Policy.

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 1390, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying certified community behavioral health clinic provisions; establishing an advisory working group; authorizing rulemaking; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.735, subdivisions 3, 5, by adding subdivisions; 256B.0625, subdivision 5m; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 245.735, subdivisions 1, 2, 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Bierman introduced:

H. F. 1391, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying home care provider and Board of Nursing reporting requirements and health-related licensing board complaint procedures; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144A.479, by adding a subdivision; 144A.4791, by adding a subdivision; 148.263, subdivision 2; 214.103, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 1392, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1393, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for a passenger rail feasibility study in southern Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1394, A bill for an act relating to transportation; requiring the commissioner of transportation to consider purchasing tires made from biomass-based or renewable materials; 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.

Long introduced:

H. F. 1395, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, by adding a section; providing for free, fair, and equal elections.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Long introduced:

H. F. 1396, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying Minnesota Child Protection Background Check Act to conform with federal law and inclusion of elderly and individuals with a disability; extending criminal history check to certain licensees and county or city employees and volunteers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 299C.60; 299C.61, subdivisions 2, 4, by adding subdivisions; 299C.62, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6; 299C.63; 299C.72.

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. 1397, A bill for an act relating to community solar gardens; modifying the community solar garden program; 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.

Robbins introduced:

H. F. 1398, A bill for an act relating to health insurance; requiring disclosure of whether funds from a patient assistance program are applied to a health plan deductible; 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.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1399, A bill for an act relating to health care; reducing the license fee for manufacturers and wholesalers of medical gases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 151.065, subdivisions 1, 3, 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Robbins introduced:

H. F. 1400, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; repealing the addition for qualified tuition plan distributions used for K-12 tuition; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0131, subdivision 15.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1401, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; increasing the amount of the dependent care credit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.067, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Keeler and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1402, A bill for an act relating to State Building Code; authorizing border cities to adopt changes to the code related to frost footing depth; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.121, 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.

Becker-Finn; O'Neill; Richardson; Moller; Hollins; Wazlawik; Agbaje; Vang; Hassan; Olson, L.; Reyer; Jordan; Boldon; Berg; Schultz; Keeler; Gomez; Koegel; Theis; Youakim; Pryor; Morrison; Christensen; Feist; Bahner; Bernardy; Greenman; Hanson, J.; Her; Klevorn; Moran; Acomb; Liebling and Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1403, A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing the placement of pregnant and postpartum female inmates in community-based programs; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 244.065.

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. 1404, A bill for an act relating to government data practices; making changes to reflect the prior expiration of the Legislative Commission on Data Practices and Personal Data Privacy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.824, subdivision 6; 13.825, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1405, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; requiring depopulation of farmed Cervidae herd when an animal is infected with chronic wasting disease; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.155, subdivision 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1406, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying provisions pertaining to the escape of farmed Cervidae; modifying identification requirements for farmed Cervidae; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.155, subdivisions 1, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1407, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing educational data sharing with tribal nations about tribally enrolled or descendent students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.32, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1408, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying requirements for interpreters; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 122A.31, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 1409, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing State Aid For Emergencies (SAFE) account and aid program to reimburse local governments for expenses incurred in responding to emergencies; transferring money to SAFE account; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1410, A bill for an act relating to health; requiring certain litigation proceeds to be deposited in a dedicated account; appropriating money for tobacco use prevention and cessation activities; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.151, subdivision 2; 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.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1411, A bill for an act relating to health; expanding telehealth; changing telemedicine to telehealth in certain statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.671, subdivision 9; 147.032, subdivisions 1, 2; 147.033, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Morrison introduced:

H. F. 1412, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying coverage for health care services and consultation provided through telehealth; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 147.033; 151.37, subdivision 2; 245G.01, subdivisions 13, 26; 245G.05, subdivision 1; 245G.06, subdivision 1; 254A.19, subdivision 5; 254B.05, subdivision 5; 256B.0625, subdivisions 3b, 46; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.67; 62A.671; 62A.672.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1413, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying operation of the medical cannabis program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.22, by adding a subdivision; 152.29, subdivisions 1, 3, by adding subdivisions; 152.31.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Keeler and Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1414, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for flood hazard mitigation in Moorhead; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Munson introduced:

H. F. 1415, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the community recreation center in Lake Crystal; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1416, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the One Family One Community housing project.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Hassan, Gomez and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1417, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money to the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency for the workforce homeownership program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1418, A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money for Somali-based arts programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1419, A bill for an act relating to health; creating a public awareness campaign on the health dangers of using skin lightening creams containing mercury; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1420, A bill for an act relating to human services; child protection; establishing additional relative foster care case management, licensing support, and training services and resources; requiring a local social services agency to work with a community-based organization to conduct required relative searches; instructing the commissioner of human services to review opportunities to implement additional relative search services and kinship navigator models; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 260C.212, by adding a subdivision; 260C.221; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 245A; 260C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1421, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying requirements for teacher shortage areas; modifying unrequested leave of absence plan requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.06, subdivision 6; 122A.40, subdivision 10; 122A.41, subdivision 14a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 1422, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for the Sanneh Foundation.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1423, A bill for an act relating to solar energy; appropriating money to install solar photovoltaic devices in certain state parks.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1424, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to the Washington County Historic Courthouse; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Jordan, Lillie and Christensen introduced:

H. F. 1425, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Canoemobile program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Jordan introduced:

H. F. 1426, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing carpet stewardship program; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Acomb introduced:

H. F. 1427, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a program to promote the use of solar energy on school buildings; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Acomb, Jordan, Morrison, Christensen, Hornstein, Lippert, Long, Lee and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1428, A bill for an act relating to climate change; amending state greenhouse gas reduction goals; requiring governmental actions to be consistent with state greenhouse gas reduction goals; increasing the frequency of a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 216H.01, by adding subdivisions; 216H.02, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 216H.07, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Vang and Huot introduced:

H. F. 1429, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; expanding the definition of agricultural products for class 2 land; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.13, subdivision 23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Vang introduced:

H. F. 1430, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying certain requirements for cottage food producers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 28A.152, subdivisions 1, 5; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 28A.152, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1431, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying personal care assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256B.0659, subdivisions 1, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1432, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying vulnerable adult protection provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 626.557, subdivisions 4, 9, 9b, 9c, 9d, 10b, 12b; 626.5571, subdivisions 1, 2; 626.5572, subdivisions 2, 4, 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1433, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing a biofuels education and marketing program; establishing a council on biofuels education and promotion; requiring compliance with certain compatibility standards; modifying minimum biofuel standard; making technical changes; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116.49, by adding a subdivision; 239.791, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2c, 3, 7, 8, 15, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Frederick, Greenman and Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1434, A bill for an act relating to human services; increasing rates for direct support services workforce if the labor agreement between the state of Minnesota and the Service Employees International Union Healthcare Minnesota is approved.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1435, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing children and families; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256N.02, subdivisions 16, 17; 256N.22, subdivision 1; 256N.23, subdivisions 2, 6; 256N.24, subdivisions 1, 8, 11, 12, 14; 256N.25, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 259.22, subdivision 4; 259.241; 259.35, subdivision 1; 259.53, subdivision 4; 259.73; 259.75, subdivisions 5, 6, 9; 259.83, subdivision 1a; 259A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 260C.007, subdivision 22a; 260C.212, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 260C.219, subdivision 5; 260C.503, subdivision 2; 260C.515, subdivision 3; 260C.605, subdivision 1; 260C.607, subdivision 6; 260C.609; 260C.615; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 259A.70.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1436, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child support provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256.741, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 518A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hanson, J. introduced:

H. F. 1437, A bill for an act relating to human services; amending public assistance provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256J.08, subdivision 21; 256J.09, subdivision 3; 256J.45, subdivision 1; 256J.95, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1438, A bill for an act relating to health care; increasing medical assistance reimbursement rate for administration of COVID-19 vaccine.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Carlson introduced:

H. F. 1439, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying contracting provision in certain health insurance benefit plans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 43A.23, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Carlson introduced:

H. F. 1440, A bill for an act relating to state government; repealing employee gainsharing system; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 16A.90.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Carlson introduced:

H. F. 1441, A bill for an act relating to state government; repealing interagency agreements and intra-agency transfers section; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 15.0395.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 1442, A bill for an act relating to the military; modifying the Minnesota Code of Military Justice; making changes to data provisions; modifying certain requirements and qualifications; making jurisdictional and appellate changes; providing punitive article updates; providing punishable offenses under the military code; providing penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.43, by adding a subdivision; 192.67; 192A.02, subdivision 2; 192A.021; 192A.111; 192A.15, subdivisions 1, 2; 192A.155, subdivision 2; 192A.20; 192A.235, subdivision 3; 192A.343, subdivision 3; 192A.353, subdivision 2; 192A.371; 192A.384; 192A.56; 192A.612; 192A.62; 606.06; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 13; 192A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 192A.385.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 1443, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; appropriating money for the Department of Labor and Industry's PIPELINE program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Xiong, T. introduced:

H. F. 1444, A bill for an act relating to barbers; regulating mobile barber shops; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 154.02, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 154.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1445, A bill for an act relating to environment; appropriating money for climate resiliency program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 1446, A bill for an act relating to traffic regulations; limiting placement of crosswalks at a roundabout; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.06, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 1447, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to publicly owned infrastructure in the city of Braham; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Johnson and Novotny introduced:

H. F. 1448, A bill for an act relating to public safety; requiring the commissioner of corrections to perform regular assessments of security practices at state prisons; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 241.016, subdivision 1; 241.021, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Daniels, Theis and Quam introduced:

H. F. 1449, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying licensure requirements for deaf and hard-of-hearing students and for oral/aural deaf education; authorizing rulemaking; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 122A.28, subdivision 1; 125A.03.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1450, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; increasing the gross sales fee for dicamba herbicides; establishing a dicamba compensation program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 18B.26, subdivision 3; 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.

Pfarr and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1451, A bill for an act relating to higher education; establishing a loan forgiveness program for mental health professionals; 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.

Pfarr introduced:

H. F. 1452, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying institution requirements for the state grant program; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136A.103.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Pfarr and Theis introduced:

H. F. 1453, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; requiring school buses to be equipped with stop-signal arm extensions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 169.442, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Pfarr introduced:

H. F. 1454, A bill for an act relating to telecommunications; increasing the civil penalties for unlawful robocalls; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 325E.31.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Pfarr introduced:

H. F. 1455, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for a school bus safety education campaign.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1456, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; modifying eligibility for beginning farmer tax credit for the sale of an agricultural asset; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 41B.0391, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Bennett introduced:

H. F. 1457, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution by adding a section to article I; establishing rights of a parent in the education of their child.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Burkel introduced:

H. F. 1458, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Warren to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1459, A bill for an act relating to retirement; St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association; modifying employee contribution rates and making administrative changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 354A.12, subdivision 1; 354A.31, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Greenman introduced:

H. F. 1460, A bill for an act relating to economic development; appropriating money for a grant to the Neighborhood Development Center.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1461, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a regional arts and heritage center in the city of Scandia; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 1462, A bill for an act relating to arts and culture; appropriating money to improve Disabled Veterans Rest Camp.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1463, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property and local; exempting certain tribal-owned 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.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1464, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to the Minnesota Science Teachers Association.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1465, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; subjecting guardian ad litem program to data privacy and open meeting laws; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 480.35, subdivision 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1466, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance and child care provider provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.125, subdivision 1; 119B.13, subdivisions 6, 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 119B.04; 119B.125, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1467, A bill for an act relating to children and families; modifying child care assistance funding priorities for eligible families; adjusting allocation of funds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 119B.03, subdivisions 4, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Quam introduced:

H. F. 1468, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for Kasson WPA restoration.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1469, A bill for an act relating to local government; prohibiting the annual salary of members of the Minneapolis City Council from exceeding the state median household income; amending Laws 1971, chapter 744, section 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1470, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for civic education grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1471, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for teacher and classroom safety; requiring notice to a paraprofessional of a student's history of violence; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 121A.53, subdivision 2; 121A.61, subdivision 3; 121A.64; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 122A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Stephenson and Heinrich introduced:

H. F. 1472, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital improvements; appropriating money for interchange improvements along marked U.S. Highway 10/169; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1473, A bill for an act relating to energy; abolishing prohibition on issuing certificate of need for new nuclear power plant; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.243, subdivision 3b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1474, A bill for an act relating to state government; voiding fines and penalties arising out of a violation of an executive order; 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.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1475, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing Douglas county to issue a liquor license to the Lakes Area Theatre.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1476, A bill for an act relating to human services; authorizing a supplemental rate for a housing support provider in Douglas County; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256I.05, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1477, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to construct a new culvert under U.S. Highway 29; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1478, A bill for an act relating to human rights; prohibiting discrimination based on political affiliation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 363A.03, by adding a subdivision; 363A.08, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 363A.09, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 363A.11, subdivision 1; 363A.12, subdivision 1; 363A.13; 363A.16, subdivision 1; 363A.17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1479, A bill for an act relating to civil actions; permitting cause of action against interactive computer service providers for censoring social media content; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Franson introduced:

H. F. 1480, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding the crime of female genital mutilation; updating requirements for education and outreach; expanding the definition of egregious harm; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.3872; 260.012; 260C.007, subdivision 14; 260C.175, subdivision 1; 609.2245, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 1481, A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying the Seaway Port Authority of Duluth to allow for creation of a nonprofit corporation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 469.074, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Franke introduced:

H. F. 1482, A bill for an act relating to public safety; addressing fire safety at petroleum refineries; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 1483, A bill for an act relating to health care; restricting medical assistance pharmacy providers to in-state pharmacies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.0625, by adding a subdivision; 256B.69, subdivision 6d.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Keeler and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1484, A bill for an act relating to the State Building Code; authorizing micro unit dwellings at sacred settlements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 327.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Sundin and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1485, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing Carlton County to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Sundin; Igo; Bliss; Hanson, J.; Berg and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1486, A bill for an act relating to energy; establishing a program to provide financial incentives for the production of wood pellets; appropriating money; 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.

Scott and Elkins introduced:

H. F. 1487, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, section 10; providing that the right of citizens to be secure from unreasonable searches and seizures includes protection against unreasonable searches and seizures of electronic communications and data.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Scott, Elkins and Feist introduced:

H. F. 1488, A bill for an act relating to state government; reestablishing a Legislative Commission on Data Practices and Personal Data Privacy; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1489, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying rulemaking authority; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 84.027, subdivision 13a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1490, A bill for an act relating to taxation; authorizing the city of Crosslake to impose a local sales and use tax for specified projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1491, A bill for an act relating to waters; modifying provisions for managing water and issuing permits to appropriate water; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 103G.255; 103G.271, subdivision 4a, 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.

Elkins and Noor introduced:

H. F. 1492, A bill for an act relating to consumer data privacy; giving various rights to consumers regarding personal data; placing obligations on certain businesses regarding consumer data; providing for enforcement by the attorney general; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325O.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1493, A bill for an act relating to commerce; requiring licensure of student loan servicers; prohibiting certain practices in student loan servicing; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.712, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 58B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1494, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money to relocate a trail segment in the city of Sherburn.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1495, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying mental health services provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62A.152, subdivision 3; 62A.3094, subdivision 1; 62Q.096; 144.651, subdivision 2; 144D.01, subdivision 4; 144G.08, subdivision 7, as amended; 148B.5301, subdivision 2; 148E.120, subdivision 2; 148F.11, subdivision 1; 245.462, subdivisions 1, 6, 8, 9, 14, 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, by adding a subdivision; 245.4661, subdivision 5; 245.4662, subdivision 1; 245.467, subdivisions 2, 3; 245.469, subdivisions 1, 2; 245.470, subdivision 1; 245.4712, subdivision 2; 245.472, subdivision 2; 245.4863; 245.4871, subdivisions 9a, 10, 11a, 17, 21, 26, 27, 29, 31, 32, 34, by adding a subdivision; 245.4876, subdivisions 2, 3; 245.4879, subdivision 1; 245.488, subdivision 1; 245.4901, subdivision 2; 245.62, subdivision 2; 245.735, subdivision 3; 245A.04, subdivision 5; 245A.10, subdivision 4; 245A.65, subdivision 2; 245D.02, subdivision 20; 254B.05, subdivision 5; 256B.0615, subdivisions 1, 5; 256B.0616, subdivisions 1, 3, 5; 256B.0622, subdivisions 1, 2, 3a, 4, 7, 7a, 7b, 7c, 7d; 256B.0623, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 12; 256B.0624; 256B.0625, subdivisions 3b, 5, 19c, 28a, 42, 48, 49, 56a; 256B.0757, subdivision 4c; 256B.0941, subdivision 1; 256B.0943, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 6, 7, 9, 11; 256B.0946, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 6; 256B.0947, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 7; 256B.0949, subdivisions 2, 4, 5a; 256B.25, subdivision 3; 256B.761; 256B.763; 256P.01, subdivision 6a; 295.50, subdivision 9b; 325F.721, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245I; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.462, subdivision 4a; 245.4879, subdivision 2; 245.62, subdivisions 3, 4; 245.69, subdivision 2; 256B.0615, subdivision 2; 256B.0616, subdivision 2; 256B.0622, subdivisions 3, 5a; 256B.0623, subdivisions 7, 8, 10, 11; 256B.0625, subdivisions 5l, 35a, 35b, 61, 62, 65; 256B.0943, subdivisions 8, 10; 256B.0944; 256B.0946, subdivision 5; Minnesota Rules, parts 9505.0370; 9505.0371; 9505.0372; 9520.0010; 9520.0020; 9520.0030; 9520.0040; 9520.0050; 9520.0060; 9520.0070; 9520.0080; 9520.0090; 9520.0100; 9520.0110; 9520.0120; 9520.0130; 9520.0140; 9520.0150; 9520.0160; 9520.0170; 9520.0180; 9520.0190; 9520.0200; 9520.0210; 9520.0230; 9520.0750; 9520.0760; 9520.0770; 9520.0780; 9520.0790; 9520.0800; 9520.0810; 9520.0820; 9520.0830; 9520.0840; 9520.0850; 9520.0860; 9520.0870.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1496, A bill for an act relating to the State Building Code; exempting single-family homes from the window fall prevention device code; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 326B.106, subdivision 7.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Feist and Masin introduced:

H. F. 1497, A bill for an act relating to retirement; Minnesota State Retirement System; Public Employees Retirement Association; amending eligibility to include foreign citizens employed by public employers on an H-1B, H-1B1, or E-3 visa; authorizing payment of retroactive employee and employer contributions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 352.01, subdivision 2b; 353.01, subdivision 2b.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1498, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; prohibiting open season for taking wolves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.645, subdivision 9.

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. 1499, A bill for an act relating to health care; modifying the prescription drug repository program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 151.555, subdivisions 1, 7, 11, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 1500, A bill for an act relating to the Metropolitan Council; modifying governance of the Metropolitan Council; eliminating the Transportation Advisory Board; creating a technical advisory committee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 3.8841, subdivision 9; 15A.0815, subdivision 3; 473.123; 473.146, subdivisions 3, 4; repealing Laws 1994, chapter 628, article 1, section 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Albright introduced:

H. F. 1501, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an interchange project on marked Trunk Highway 169 in Scott 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.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1502, A bill for an act relating to taxation; corporate franchise; repealing the corporate alternative minimum tax and corporate minimum fee; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 290.0131, subdivision 5; 290.0133, subdivision 2; 290.0136; 290.0921, subdivision 8; 290.0922, subdivisions 1, 2; 469.317; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0921, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 4, 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1503, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a construction exemption for certain public safety facilities; 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.

Davids introduced:

H. F. 1504, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; allowing a subtraction for federally discharged student loans; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 290.0132, subdivision 24.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1505, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for applied research in forestry and bioeconomy.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1506, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for applied research in state mineral and water resources.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1507, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending the five-year rule to ten years; extending the district duration by five years.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 1508, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; extending the five-year rule for a tax increment district in the city of Mountain Lake.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1509, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the community recreation center in Lake Crystal; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Schultz and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1510, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying policy provisions governing continuing care for older adults, children and family services, community supports, health care, and human services licensing and background studies; making technical and conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 62C.01, by adding a subdivision; 62D.01, by adding a subdivision; 62Q.02; 119B.11, subdivision 2a; 119B.125, subdivision 1; 119B.13, subdivisions 6, 7; 144.216, by adding subdivisions; 144.218, by adding a subdivision; 144.226, subdivision 1; 145.902; 245.4874, subdivision 1; 245.4885, subdivision 1; 245.697, subdivision 1; 245A.02, subdivisions 5a, 10b, by adding subdivisions; 245A.03, subdivision 7; 245A.04, subdivisions 1, 7; 245A.041, by adding subdivisions; 245A.11, subdivision 7, by adding a subdivision; 245A.14, subdivision 4; 245A.1435; 245A.1443; 245A.146, subdivision 3; 245A.16, subdivision 1; 245A.18, subdivision 2; 245A.22, by adding a subdivision; 245A.52, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 5, by adding subdivisions; 245A.66, subdivision 2, by adding a subdivision; 245C.07; 245G.13, subdivision 2; 245H.08, subdivisions 4, 5; 252.43; 252A.01, subdivision 1; 252A.02, subdivisions 2, 9, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 252A.03, subdivisions 3, 4; 252A.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 252A.05; 252A.06, subdivisions 1, 2; 252A.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 252A.081, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 252A.09, subdivisions 1, 2; 252A.101, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8; 252A.111, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 252A.12; 252A.16; 252A.17; 252A.19, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 7, 8; 252A.20; 252A.21, subdivisions 2, 4; 254A.03, subdivision 3; 254A.171; 254A.19, subdivision 4; 254A.20; 254B.01, subdivisions 6, 8; 254B.02, subdivision 1; 254B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 254B.04, subdivision 1; 254B.05, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 4, 5; 254B.051; 254B.06, subdivisions 1, 3; 254B.12; 254B.13, subdivisions 1, 2a, 5, 6; 254B.14, subdivisions 1, 5; 256.041; 256.042, subdivisions 2, 4; 256.741, by adding subdivisions; 256.975, subdivision 7; 256B.051, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0625, subdivisions 3c, 3d, 3e, 13c, 58; 256B.0638, subdivisions 3, 5, 6; 256B.0659, subdivision 13; 256B.0911, subdivision 3c; 256B.0947, subdivision 6; 256B.4912, subdivision 13; 256B.69, subdivisions 5a, 9d; 256B.85, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11b, 12, 12b, 13, 13a, 15, 17a, 18a, 20b, 23, 23a, by adding subdivisions; 256J.08, subdivision 21; 256J.09, subdivision 3; 256J.45, subdivision 1; 256J.95, subdivision 5; 256N.02, subdivisions 16, 17; 256N.22, subdivision 1; 256N.23, subdivisions 2, 6; 256N.24, subdivisions 1, 8, 11, 12, 14; 256N.25, subdivision 1, 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; 256S.20, subdivision 1; 259.22, subdivision 4; 259.241; 259.35, subdivision 1; 259.53, subdivision 4; 259.73; 259.75, subdivisions 5, 6, 9; 259.83, subdivision 1a; 259A.75, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 260C.007, subdivisions 22a, 26c, 31; 260C.157, subdivision 3; 260C.212, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 13, by adding a subdivision; 260C.219, subdivision 5; 260C.452; 260C.503, subdivision 2; 260C.515, subdivision 3; 260C.605, subdivision 1; 260C.607, subdivision 6; 260C.609; 260C.615; 260C.704; 260C.706; 260C.708; 260C.71; 260C.712; 260C.714; 260D.01; 260D.05; 260D.06, subdivision 2; 260D.07; 260D.08; 260D.14; 260E.36, by adding a subdivision; 626.557, subdivisions 4, 9, 9b, 9c, 9d, 10b, 12b; 626.5572, subdivisions 2, 4, 17; Laws 2014, chapter 150, article 4, section 6; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 62A; 62J; 245A; 518A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 119B.04; 119B.125, subdivision 5; 245.981; 245A.03, subdivision 5; 245A.144; 245A.175; 246B.03, subdivision 2; 252.28, subdivisions 1, 5; 252A.02, subdivisions 8, 10; 252A.21, subdivision 3; 256.01, subdivision 31; 256.9657, subdivision 8; 256R.08, subdivision 2; 256R.49; 256S.20, subdivision 2; 259A.70; Laws 2012, chapter 247, article 1, section 30; Minnesota Rules, parts 2960.3070; 2960.3210; 9502.0425, subparts 5, 10; 9505.0275; 9505.1693; 9505.1696, subparts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22; 9505.1699; 9505.1701; 9505.1703; 9505.1706; 9505.1712; 9505.1715; 9505.1718; 9505.1724; 9505.1727; 9505.1730; 9505.1733; 9505.1736; 9505.1739; 9505.1742; 9505.1745; 9505.1748; 9555.6255.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Hanson, J.; Vang; Liebling; Hausman; Bernardy; Hornstein; Keeler; Ecklund; Frederick; Greenman; Christensen and Boldon introduced:

H. F. 1511, A bill for an act relating to cannabis; establishing the Cannabis Management Board; establishing advisory councils; requiring reports relating to cannabis use and sales; legalizing and limiting the possession and use of cannabis by adults; providing for the licensing, inspection, and regulation of cannabis businesses; requiring testing of cannabis and cannabis products; requiring labeling of cannabis and cannabis products; limiting the advertisement of cannabis, cannabis products, and cannabis businesses; providing for the cultivation of cannabis in private residences; transferring regulatory authority for the medical cannabis program; taxing the sale of adult-use cannabis; establishing grant and loan programs; amending criminal penalties; establishing expungement procedures for certain individuals; establishing labor standards for the use of cannabis by employees and testing of employees; creating a civil cause of action for certain nuisances; amending the scheduling of marijuana and tetrahydrocannabinols; classifying data; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.411, by adding a subdivision; 13.871, by adding a subdivision; 152.02, subdivisions 2, 4; 152.022, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.023, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.024, subdivision 1; 152.025, subdivisions 1, 2; 181.938, subdivision 2; 181.950, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 8, 13, by adding a subdivision; 181.951, by adding subdivisions; 181.952, by adding a subdivision; 181.953, by adding a subdivision; 181.955; 181.957, subdivision 1; 244.05, subdivision 2; 256.01, subdivision 18c; 256D.024, subdivision 1; 256J.26, subdivision 1; 290.0132, subdivision 29; 290.0134, subdivision 19; 297A.61, subdivision 12; 609.135, subdivision 1; 609.531, subdivision 1; 609.5311, subdivision 1; 609.5314, subdivision 1; 609.5316, subdivision 2; 609.5317, subdivision 1; 609A.01; 609A.03, subdivisions 5, 9; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 17; 28A; 34A; 116J; 116L; 120B; 144; 152; 175; 295; 604; 609A; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 342; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.027, subdivisions 3, 4; 152.22, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5a, 5b, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14; 152.23; 152.24; 152.25, subdivisions 1, 1a, 1b, 1c, 2, 3, 4; 152.26; 152.261; 152.27, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; 152.28, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 152.29, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 3a, 4; 152.30; 152.31; 152.32, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 152.33, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 152.34; 152.35; 152.36, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4, 5; 152.37; Minnesota Rules, parts 4770.0100; 4770.0200; 4770.0300; 4770.0400; 4770.0500; 4770.0600; 4770.0800; 4770.0900; 4770.1000; 4770.1100; 4770.1200; 4770.1300; 4770.1400; 4770.1460; 4770.1500; 4770.1600; 4770.1700; 4770.1800; 4770.1900; 4770.2000; 4770.2100; 4770.2200; 4770.2300; 4770.2400; 4770.2700; 4770.2800; 4770.4000; 4770.4002; 4770.4003; 4770.4004; 4770.4005; 4770.4007; 4770.4008; 4770.4009; 4770.4010; 4770.4012; 4770.4013; 4770.4014; 4770.4015; 4770.4016; 4770.4017; 4770.4018; 4770.4030.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1512, A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting certain licensed individuals from background studies under chapter 245C; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.057, subdivision 1; 245C.03, subdivision 1; 245C.08, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1513, A bill for an act relating to public safety; providing the same weight threshold and penalty for fentanyl as is for heroin; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 152.021, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.022, subdivisions 1, 2; 152.025, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Sandstede, Lislegard and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1514, A bill for an act relating to state government; easing restrictions on bars, restaurants, and certain other places of public accommodation in greater Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Sandstede, Lislegard and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1515, A bill for an act relating to state government; defining public health emergency; clarifying governor's authority to declare a peacetime emergency for a public health emergency; terminating executive orders issued during a peacetime emergency lasting more than 30 days unless ratified by the legislature; modifying vote and quorum requirements during a peacetime emergency; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 12.03, by adding a subdivision; 12.31, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1516, A bill for an act relating to health; allowing pharmacy and provider choice related to the prescribing and dispensing of biological products; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 151.01, by adding subdivisions; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62W.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Howard, Bernardy and Pryor introduced:

H. F. 1517, A bill for an act relating to higher education; adjusting certain state grant parameters; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136A.121, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1518, A bill for an act relating to elections; prohibiting certain methods of compensation related to absentee voting; requiring identification of individuals acting as an agent for an absentee voter; requiring identification of individuals providing assistance to a voter in a polling place; prohibiting certain activities related to voter registration and absentee voting; establishing a system of provisional balloting; increasing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 203B.03, by adding a subdivision; 203B.08, subdivision 1; 204C.10; 204C.12, subdivision 3; 204C.14, subdivision 1; 204C.15, subdivision 1; 211B.07; 211B.13, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 204C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1519, A bill for an act relating to higher education; clarifying and expanding workforce development scholarships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136F.38, subdivision 3.

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. 1520, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for the continuation of the dairy development and profitability enhancement and dairy business planning grant programs.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Haley introduced:

H. F. 1521, A bill for an act relating to employment; modifying whistleblower protections for public employees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 181.932, 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.

Schultz and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 1522, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing certified midwife licensure by the Board of Nursing; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 147D.03, subdivision 1; 148.241; 151.01, subdivision 23, as amended; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 148G.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Berg; Hanson, J., and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1523, A bill for an act relating to education; permitting youth development organizations informational access to students; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 123B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Sundin; Anderson; Greenman; Hanson, J.; Ecklund; Berg; Frederick and Feist introduced:

H. F. 1524, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing a budget for the Department of Agriculture, the Board of Animal Health, and the Agricultural Utilization Research Institute; transferring money to the border-to-border broadband fund account; making policy and technical changes to various provisions related to agriculture; modifying fees; creating accounts; creating a biofuels program and advisory committee; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 18B.26, subdivision 3; 28A.08, by adding a subdivision; 28A.09, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 41A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1525, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; establishing additional reimbursement for out-of-home placements; requiring reports; 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.

Bliss introduced:

H. F. 1526, A bill for an act relating to veterans; establishing a veterans suicide prevention and awareness day; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 10.578.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1527, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for locally adopted social studies academic standards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120B.018, subdivision 6; 120B.021, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4; 120B.024.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Erickson introduced:

H. F. 1528, A bill for an act relating to education; creating education savings accounts as a learning option for students; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1529, A bill for an act relating to health; modifying hospital bed license transfer requirements following a hospital closure; establishing monitoring and enforcement of hospital construction moratorium exception conditions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.55, subdivisions 4, 6; 144.551, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 1530, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the calculation of adult basic education aid; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.531, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Lee introduced:

H. F. 1531, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing a pilot program to address trauma resulting from gun violence; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1532, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying community supports provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.4874, subdivision 1; 245.697, subdivision 1; 252.43; 252A.01, subdivision 1; 252A.02, subdivisions 2, 9, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 252A.03, subdivisions 3, 4; 252A.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 252A.05; 252A.06, subdivisions 1, 2; 252A.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 252A.081, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 252A.09, subdivisions 1, 2; 252A.101, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8; 252A.111, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 252A.12; 252A.16; 252A.17; 252A.19, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 7, 8; 252A.20; 252A.21, subdivisions 2, 4; 254A.03, subdivision 3; 254A.171; 254A.19, subdivision 4; 254A.20; 254B.01, subdivisions 6, 8; 254B.02, subdivision 1; 254B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 254B.04, subdivision 1; 254B.05, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 4, 5; 254B.051; 254B.06, subdivisions 1, 3; 254B.12; 254B.13, subdivisions 1, 2a, 5, 6; 254B.14, subdivisions 1, 5; 256.042, subdivisions 2, 4; 256B.051, subdivisions 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, by adding a subdivision; 256B.0947, subdivision 6; 256B.4912, subdivision 13; 256B.69, subdivision 5a; 256B.85, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 11b, 12, 12b, 13, 13a, 15, 17a, 18a, 20b, 23, 23a, by adding subdivisions; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 252.28, subdivisions 1, 5; 252A.02, subdivisions 8, 10; 252A.21, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1533, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for regional waste diversion and infrastructure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1534, A bill for an act relating to public safety; prohibiting the public dissemination of information regarding a law enforcement official's home address; providing criminal penalties; 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.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1535, A bill for an act relating to corrections; disciplining correctional officers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 626.89, subdivisions 1, 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 241.026.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Wolgamott introduced:

H. F. 1536, A bill for an act relating to higher education; modifying the Z-Degree program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136F.305.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Jurgens introduced:

H. F. 1537, A bill for an act relating to commerce; making changes to licensee education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 45.33, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1538, A bill for an act relating to local government; permitting counties to convey certain nonconforming real property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 373.01, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Lislegard and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1539, A bill for an act relating to local government aid; modifying timeline for reappraisal of acquired natural resources land; holding counties harmless for certain reductions in land valuation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 477A.12, subdivisions 1, 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1540, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article VII, by adding a section; providing for certain officers to be elected by a majority of the votes cast at the general election for the office.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Thompson and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1541, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing grants for African immigrant youth and family outreach programs; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Finance.

Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1542, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; providing for an exemption from commercial pesticide applicator licensing for use of sanitizers and disinfectants in response to COVID-19; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 18B.33, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Thompson introduced:

H. F. 1543, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; extending the exemption from commercial pesticide applicator licensing for use of sanitizers and disinfectants in response to COVID-19; amending Laws 2020, chapter 71, article 2, section 19.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Boe and Nash introduced:

H. F. 1544, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for improvements to Carver County State-Aid Highway 18 in the cities of Victoria, Chaska, and Chanhassen; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1545, A bill for an act relating to state government; authorizing the continued operation of businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic with the use of a COVID-19 preparedness plan.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration.

Robbins introduced:

H. F. 1546, A bill for an act relating to health; moving the regulation of radon licensing activities from the commissioner of health to the commissioner of labor and industry; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.4961, subdivisions 3, 8, 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Lueck, Anderson and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1547, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; creating a food handler license account and a vending machine inspection account; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 28A.08, by adding a subdivision; 28A.09, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Lueck; Igo; Heintzeman; Anderson; Nelson, N.; Ecklund and Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1548, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring an open season for wolves; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 97B.645, subdivision 9.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Munson introduced:

H. F. 1549, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and lighting infrastructure in Madison Lake; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Munson introduced:

H. F. 1550, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new municipal building in the city of Welcome; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Munson introduced:

H. F. 1551, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Polos Building in St. James; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Munson introduced:

H. F. 1552, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax-forfeited land sales; requiring the county auditor to return a portion of sale proceeds to the previous owner; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 282.05; 282.08; 282.09, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Xiong, J.; Thompson and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1553, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money for Minnesota Children's Museum.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Xiong, J.; Thompson and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1554, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a Black Arts Center operated by 30,000 Feet.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1555, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; clarifying certain requirements for farmed Cervidae; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.155, subdivisions 5, 11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1556, A bill for an act relating to energy; allowing municipal utilities and cooperative electric associations to reduce their annual energy-savings goal; disallowing waste heat recovery converted to electricity as counting toward a municipal utility's or cooperative electric association's annual energy-savings goal; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 216B.241, subdivision 1c.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1557, A bill for an act relating to public safety; expanding definition of metropolitan area for purposes of 911 emergency services; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 403.02, subdivision 16; 403.07, subdivision 2; 403.21, subdivisions 3, 12; 403.36, 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.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1558, A bill for an act relating to public safety; creating liability and vicarious liability for trespass to critical infrastructure; creating a crime for recruiting or educating individuals to trespass on or damage critical infrastructure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.594, subdivision 1; 609.6055, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 604.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Rasmusson introduced:

H. F. 1559, A bill for an act relating to children; modifying adoption provisions; adding safe place for newborns provisions; modifying child welfare program provisions; modifying Northstar kinship assistance provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 144.216, by adding subdivisions; 144.218, by adding a subdivision; 144.226, subdivision 1; 145.902.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Garofalo introduced:

H. F. 1560, A bill for an act relating to Goodhue County; modifying conditions to allow certain land transfers.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1561, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; providing a construction materials exemption for certain school district 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.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1562, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; establishing account to invest financial assurance money from permits to mine; modifying certain submission deadline; modifying provisions for state park permits; prohibiting shooting at decoys from motor vehicles; establishing blaze orange or blaze pink requirements for ground blinds; modifying restrictions on motorized decoys; modifying provisions for taking turtles; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.946, subdivision 4; 85.054, subdivision 1; 97B.055, subdivision 2; 97B.071; 97B.811, subdivision 4a; 97C.605, subdivision 3; 97C.611; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 11A.

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. 1563, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying provisions related to certifiable fish diseases; modifying reporting requirement on school trust lands; modifying certain provisions for transporting snowmobiles; modifying definition of all-terrain vehicle; modifying provisions for certain invasive species permits; modifying state park provisions; providing for special-use permits in outdoor recreation system; providing for regulation of possessing, propagating, and selling snakes, lizards, and salamanders; modifying hunting and fishing provisions; modifying review and approval of local regulation in Mississippi River Corridor Critical Area; modifying requirements for exchanging wild rice leases; modifying certain accounts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 17.4982, subdivisions 6, 8, 9, 12, by adding subdivisions; 17.4985, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 17.4986, subdivisions 2, 4; 17.4991, subdivision 3; 17.4992, subdivision 2; 84.027, subdivision 18; 84.82, subdivisions 1a, 7a; 84.92, subdivision 8; 84D.11, subdivision 1a; 85.052, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding a subdivision; 85.053, subdivision 2; 85.054, subdivision 1; 85.43; 85.47; 97A.401, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 97A.421, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 97A.505, subdivisions 3b, 8; 97B.031, subdivision 1; 97B.036; 97B.086; 97C.005, subdivision 3; 97C.342, subdivision 2; 97C.515, subdivision 2; 97C.805, subdivision 2; 97C.836; 116G.07, by adding a subdivision; 116G.15, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2016, chapter 154, section 16; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 85.0505, subdivision 3; 85.0507; 85.054, subdivision 19.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1564, A bill for an act relating to human services; extending the waiver modifying background study requirements for human services programs pursuant to governor's executive orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic; amending Laws 2020, First Special Session chapter 7, section 1, as amended.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Elkins and Masin introduced:

H. F. 1565, A bill for an act relating to local government; authorizing a municipality to establish a street improvement district; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 435.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1566, A bill for an act relating to transportation; governing various finance and policy provisions related to nonmotorized transportation; appropriating money; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 84.787, subdivision 7; 84.797, subdivision 7; 84.92, subdivision 8; 123B.90, subdivision 2; 160.02, subdivision 1a; 160.262, subdivision 3; 160.266, subdivisions 1b, as amended, 6, by adding a subdivision; 168.002, subdivision 18; 169.011, subdivisions 5, 9, 27, 42, by adding subdivisions; 169.14, subdivision 5a, by adding a subdivision; 169.18, subdivision 3; 169.222, subdivisions 1, 4, 6a, by adding a subdivision; 174.38, subdivision 6; 174.42, subdivision 2; 297A.94; 473.375, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 123B; 168; 174.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1567, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for implementation of quiet zones in New Brighton; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Kotyza-Witthuhn introduced:

H. F. 1568, A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; modifying the kindergarten readiness assessment; requiring a report; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 124D.162.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 1569, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 8; 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.

Franke introduced:

H. F. 1570, A bill for an act relating to tourism; appropriating money to Explore Minnesota Tourism.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Green introduced:

H. F. 1571, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring exclusionary fencing to prevent chronic wasting disease; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 35.156, 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.

Mekeland introduced:

H. F. 1572, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing "Choose Life" special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Lueck introduced:

H. F. 1573, A bill for an act relating to health; assessing penalties for use of certain tobacco products or electronic delivery device in a public school; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.4165.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Anderson, Lueck, Davids and Urdahl introduced:

H. F. 1574, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; modifying the first tier valuation limit for agricultural homestead property; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.11, subdivision 23.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1575, A bill for an act relating to health; joining interstate compact on curing diseases; requiring reports; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 152.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Bahner introduced:

H. F. 1576, A bill for an act relating to health care; prohibiting pharmacy benefit managers from contractually restricting pharmacies from discussing reimbursement amounts to enrollees or health carriers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 62W.11.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Koznick and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1577, A bill for an act relating to police disability benefits; requiring the Department of Labor and Industry to study the adequacy of benefits for disabled or injured police officers.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Lislegard, Ecklund and Sandstede introduced:

H. F. 1578, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing Wild Rice Stewardship Council; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1579, A bill for an act relating to state government; establishing forgiveness of violations of certain executive orders for economic hardship.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1580, A bill for an act relating to public safety; permitting certain retired law enforcement officers to carry firearms in schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 609.66, subdivision 1d.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Grossell introduced:

H. F. 1581, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying group family day care child-adult capacity ratios and age distribution restrictions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 245A.03, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Scott, O'Neill, Mueller, Haley, Miller, Novotny, Jurgens, Mortensen, West, Koznick, Bahr, Munson and Elkins introduced:

H. F. 1582, A bill for an act relating to family law; modifying parenting time provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 518.175, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Scott introduced:

H. F. 1583, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing limits for contact tracing, digital contract tracing, immunizations, communicable disease testing, and the required disclosure of certain information; requiring the destruction of certain data; prohibiting mandatory digital contact tracing by employers; providing for civil penalties; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 144; 145; 181.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1584, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for floodplain management.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Klevorn introduced:

H. F. 1585, A bill for an act relating to elections; allowing school boards to give school credit for serving as a trainee election judge; requiring appointing authorities to recruit bilingual high school students to serve as trainee election judges; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 204B.19, subdivision 6; 204B.21, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Torkelson introduced:

H. F. 1586, A bill for an act relating to water; appropriating money for a feasibility study for merging soil and water conservation districts and watershed districts.

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. 1587, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property and local; tax increment financing; extending the five-year pooling rule to ten years for redevelopment districts located outside the metropolitan area; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 469.1763, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Lislegard introduced:

H. F. 1588, A bill for an act relating to transportation; taxation; imposing a flat amount in lieu of sales tax on certain older motorcycles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 297B.02, subdivisions 2, 3; 297B.025, subdivisions 1, 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Richardson, Becker-Finn, Jordan and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 1589, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating the sale of catalytic converters to scrap metal dealers; providing for criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 325E.21, subdivision 6, by adding subdivisions; 609.5316, 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.

Heintzeman, Lueck and Igo introduced:

H. F. 1590, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; requiring rulemaking to modify arrow requirements for taking big game.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Swedzinski introduced:

H. F. 1591, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the sales tax exemption for certain capital equipment purchases; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 297A.68, subdivision 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Richardson; Lee; Noor; Xiong, J., and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1592, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring certain grantees to submit an annual diversity report; requiring utilities to submit an annual diversity report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 116C.779, subdivision 1; 216B.1641; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 216C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Johnson introduced:

H. F. 1593, A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying the effective date for the authorized use of deadly force by peace officers; amending Laws 2020, Second Special Session chapter 1, sections 9; 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Hansen, R. introduced:

H. F. 1594, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money to preserve Armour & Company meatpacking campus.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1595, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing private sale of certain tax-forfeited land in St. Louis County.

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. 1596, A bill for an act relating to state lands; authorizing St. Louis County to lease certain tax-forfeited land.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Daudt introduced:

H. F. 1597, A bill for an act relating to liquor; 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.

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 1598, A bill for an act relating to health; increasing medical assistance and MinnesotaCare dental payment rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256B.76, subdivision 2; 256L.11, subdivision 6a.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 1599, 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.

Reyer introduced:

H. F. 1600, A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating money for adult mental health initiative grants.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Greenman introduced:

H. F. 1601, A bill for an act relating to elections; modifying provisions related to electronic voting systems; permitting alternative printed ballot styles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 204B.35, by adding a subdivision; 204C.24, subdivision 1; 206.80; 206.86, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1602, A bill for an act relating to nonprofit corporations; regulating executive compensation of hospitals and affiliated medical entities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 317A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Berg introduced:

H. F. 1603, A bill for an act relating to elections; providing for early voting; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 201.022, subdivision 1; 203B.001; 203B.01, by adding a subdivision; 203B.03, subdivision 1; 203B.05, subdivision 1; 203B.081, subdivision 2; 203B.085; 203B.121, subdivisions 1, 3, 4, 5, by adding a subdivision; 204B.28, subdivision 2; 206.82, subdivision 1; 206.83; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 203B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 203B.081, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Anderson and Baker introduced:

H. F. 1604, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for livestock processing.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Johnson and Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1605, A bill for an act relating to transportation; appropriating money for certain driver's license administration absent biennial budget enactment.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Koegel and Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1606, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; regulating wake surfing on waters of this state; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 86B.005, by adding subdivisions; 86B.315, subdivisions 1, 2, by adding subdivisions.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 1607, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 8; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Neu Brindley introduced:

H. F. 1608, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for reconstruction of marked U.S. Highway 8.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1609, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing directed payment arrangements for nonstate government-owned teaching hospitals with high Medicaid utilization and level 1 trauma centers and their affiliated physicians; modifying inpatient hospital rates for certain hospitals; exempting certain health plan revenue from the insurance premium taxes and surcharges; exempting certain hospital revenue from the provider tax; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 256.9657, subdivision 3; 256.969, by adding a subdivision; 256B.196, subdivision 2; 256B.6928, subdivision 5; 295.53, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Poston introduced:

H. F. 1610, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Wadena to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1611, A bill for an act relating to local government; allowing the city of Luverne to provide funding for certain purposes.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Schomacker introduced:

H. F. 1612, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Minnesota Health Policy Commission; modifying temporary license suspensions and background checks for certain health-related professions; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 62J.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Health Finance and Policy.

Robbins and Haley introduced:

H. F. 1613, A bill for an act relating to state government; providing an exemption for private businesses from a requirement provided by executive order that workers who can work from home must do so.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1614, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local sales and use; authorizing the city of Moorhead to impose a local sales and use tax.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Keeler, Jordan, Her, Becker-Finn, Gomez and Greenman introduced:

H. F. 1615, A bill for an act relating to women; appropriating money for the Office on the Economic Status of Women.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Masin introduced:

H. F. 1616, A bill for an act relating to the Open Meeting Law; allowing closed meetings to interview candidates for the president of the University of Minnesota; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.43, subdivision 3; 13D.05, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Hassan introduced:

H. F. 1617, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring an online personal finance class for high school graduation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 120B.024, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1618, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Riverview 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.

Pinto introduced:

H. F. 1619, A bill for an act proposing an amendment to the Minnesota Constitution, article I, section 2; prohibiting slavery or involuntary servitude as criminal punishment for a crime.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Lippert introduced:

H. F. 1620, A bill for an act relating to transportation; taxes; amending allocation of motor vehicle rental tax revenue; 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.

Boe, Poston and Huot introduced:

H. F. 1621, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; modifying a 2019 appropriation related to sites for dredge spoil on the Minnesota River.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Lueck and Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1622, A bill for an act relating to state lands; providing for conveying conservation easements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 127A.353, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 84; 92.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Thompson, Hollins, Gomez, Agbaje and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1623, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money for the Somali Museum of Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Thompson, Hollins, Gomez, Feist, Agbaje and Xiong, J. introduced:

H. F. 1624, A bill for an act relating to housing; repealing restrictions on adoption of rent control laws by local governments; 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.

Baker introduced:

H. F. 1625, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing school-linked substance abuse grants; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 254B.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Richardson, Becker-Finn and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1626, A bill for an act relating to health; creating a certain exception to tobacco in public schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 144.4165.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1627, A bill for an act relating to transportation; prohibiting the use of highway user tax distribution funds or trunk highway funds for bicycle lanes or routes; prohibiting vehicle travel lanes from being converted into bicycle lanes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 160.02, by adding subdivisions; 160.262, subdivision 1; 160.264; 160.266, by adding a subdivision; 174.75, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 161.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Petersburg introduced:

H. F. 1628, A bill for an act relating to legacy; appropriating money to restore honey house and wax shed at Hofmann Apiaries.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Lillie and Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1629, A bill for an act relating to labor; ratifying a memorandum of understanding relating to early retirement incentives.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Noor introduced:

H. F. 1630, A bill for an act relating to economic development; modifying use of Minnesota investment fund; requiring a report.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Workforce and Business Development Finance and Policy.

Lippert and Frederick introduced:

H. F. 1631, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for agriculture related business assistance; requiring reports.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1632, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for restoration of the honey house and wax shed at Hofmann Apiaries.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Olson, B. introduced:

H. F. 1633, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for water and lighting infrastructure in Madison Lake; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1634, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; authorizing the sale and issuance of housing infrastructure bonds; appropriating money for public housing rehabilitation; adding an eligible use of housing infrastructure bonds; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 462A.37, subdivisions 2, 5, by adding a subdivision.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1635, A bill for an act relating to housing; appropriating money for the homeownership education, counseling, and training program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Housing Finance and Policy.

Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 1636, A bill for an act relating to data practices; modifying certain provisions of the Minnesota college savings plan; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 136G.05, subdivision 10.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary Finance and Civil Law.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1637, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for Twin Cities, Milwaukee, Chicago (TCMC) passenger rail.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1638, A bill for an act relating to railroads; modifying passenger and freight rail powers and funding; allocating certain revenue related to property taxes; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 174.632, subdivision 2; 174.636, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 174; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 174.634.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 1639, A bill for an act relating to transportation; capital investment; appropriating money for passenger rail infrastructure; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1640, A bill for an act relating to liquor; authorizing a farm winery license to be issued to a producer of sake under certain circumstances.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1641, A bill for an act relating to corrections; requiring a working group to establish policy and procedures for federally recognized Indian tribes to participate in the Community Corrections Act subsidy program; requiring a report.

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. 1642, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; repealing certain exceptions to prohibition on taking endangered species of plants and animals; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 84.0895, subdivision 2.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Poston, Boe, Demuth, Kiel, Jurgens, Pfarr, Lueck, O'Neill and Robbins introduced:

H. F. 1643, A bill for an act relating to state government; relaxing occupancy limits at wedding reception venues during the COVID-19 peacetime emergency.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Edelson introduced:

H. F. 1644, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying exceptions to school calendar start date; modifying the definition of hours of instruction; modifying the definition of average daily membership; modifying innovation zone provisions; modifying the flexible learning year program; providing for distance learning; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 120A.40; 120A.41; 120A.414; 124D.12; 124D.121; 124D.122; 124D.126, subdivision 1; 124D.127; 126C.05, subdivision 8; Laws 2017, First Special Session chapter 5, article 2, section 52; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D; repealing Minnesota Rules, part 3500.1000.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Becker-Finn; Lee; Hansen, R., and Her introduced:

H. F. 1645, A bill for an act relating to game and fish; appropriating money for nontoxic ammunition vouchers.

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. 1646, A bill for an act relating to transportation; establishing the Transportation Programming and Investment Committee; providing duties of the committee; providing appointments; 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.

Hollins and Becker-Finn introduced:

H. F. 1647, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring the Department of Commerce to assist any tribal advocacy council on energy established by the 11 federally recognized Indian tribes in Minnesota.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1648, A bill for an act relating to public safety; limiting criminal defenses and authorization for the use of force relating to a victim's sexual orientation or identity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 609.06, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; 609.075; 609.20.

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. 1649, A bill for an act relating to public safety; clarifying certain civil commitment notification statutes; improving postconviction notification to crime victims; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 253B.18, subdivision 5a; 253D.14, subdivisions 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 611A.039, subdivision 1; 611A.06, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 253D.14, subdivision 4; 611A.0385.

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. 1650, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing the crime of child torture; imposing criminal penalties; 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.

Hollins introduced:

H. F. 1651, A bill for an act relating to energy; requiring all investor-owned utilities to submit a photovoltaic demand credit rider with the Public Utilities Commission.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Climate and Energy Finance and Policy.

Wazlawik introduced:

H. F. 1652, A bill for an act relating to child care providers; requiring reports; appropriating money to establish a peer mentoring program for licensed family child care providers.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Early Childhood Finance and Policy.

Moller introduced:

H. F. 1653, A bill for an act relating to human services; permitting the commissioner to collect data about children's mental health screenings; clarifying requirements for public guardianship for a person with a developmental disability; modifying requirements for a petition for an appointment of public guardianship for a person with a developmental disability; changing terminology and making related changes; making technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 245.4874, subdivision 1; 252A.01, subdivision 1; 252A.02, subdivisions 2, 9, 11, 12, by adding subdivisions; 252A.03, subdivisions 3, 4; 252A.04, subdivisions 1, 2, 4; 252A.05; 252A.06, subdivisions 1, 2; 252A.07, subdivisions 1, 2, 3; 252A.081, subdivisions 2, 3, 5; 252A.09, subdivisions 1, 2; 252A.101, subdivisions 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8; 252A.111, subdivisions 2, 4, 6; 252A.12; 252A.16; 252A.17; 252A.19, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 7, 8; 252A.20; 252A.21, subdivisions 2, 4; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 252A.02, subdivisions 8, 10; 252A.21, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Moller; Hortman; Richardson; Pinto; Becker-Finn; Fischer; Jordan; Howard; Schultz; Lee; Hanson, J.; Bahner; Olson, L.; Reyer and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1654, A bill for an act relating to public safety; enabling law enforcement and family members to petition a court to prohibit people from possessing firearms if they pose a significant danger to themselves or others by possessing a firearm; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 624.713, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 624; 626.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1655, 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 introduced:

H. F. 1656, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a legislative task force on family foster care and adoption; requiring a report; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Lucero introduced:

H. F. 1657, A bill for an act relating to education; restricting male student participation in female athletics; restricting male access to female changing facilities; providing criminal penalties; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 121A.04, subdivisions 3, 5, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 121A; 135A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Education Policy.

Stephenson and Gomez introduced:

H. F. 1658, A bill for an act relating to taxation; individual income; establishing a subtraction for supplemental unemployment insurance benefits.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 1659, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; providing for land and water protection on off-road vehicle touring routes; requiring a report; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 84.

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. 1660, A bill for an act relating to environment; establishing program to certify salt applicators; limiting liability; prohibiting water softeners that cause excessive chloride pollution; requiring report on process to adopt and amend water quality standards; appropriating money for water quality programs; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 116; 325F.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Schultz and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 1661, A bill for an act relating to taxation; property; exempting certain property from taxation; 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.

Schultz and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 1662, A bill for an act relating to commerce; regulating return of certain unearned insurance premium; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 72A.20, subdivision 17.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Schultz and Olson, L. introduced:

H. F. 1663, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; amending a prior appropriation for regional exchange district public infrastructure projects in Duluth; amending Laws 2019, First Special Session chapter 6, article 10, section 5.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Schultz introduced:

H. F. 1664, A bill for an act relating to human services; taxation; individual income; establishing the long-term services and supports trust program and fund; creating an advisory council; providing directions to the commissioner of human services; establishing a long-term care insurance tax; allowing certain welfare data-sharing; providing direction to the Office of the Legislative Auditor; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.46, subdivision 2; 270B.14, subdivision 1; 289A.08, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 16A; 290; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256T.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Human Services Finance and Policy.

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 1665, A bill for an act relating to state government; appropriating money to the state auditor for a school finance accountability team; exempting certain work from billing until July 1, 2024.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Howard introduced:

H. F. 1666, A bill for an act relating to taxation; tax increment financing; authorizing the city of Richfield to use tax increment for certain housing projects.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Stephenson introduced:

H. F. 1667, A bill for an act relating to commerce; appropriating money for a financial services inclusion program.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Stephenson and Long introduced:

H. F. 1668, A bill for an act relating to electric vehicles; establishing preference for purchase of electric vehicles for state fleet; requiring certification of training of motor vehicle dealer employees; providing rebates for electric vehicle purchases; requiring certain utilities to file plans with the Public Utilities Commission to promote electric vehicles; awarding grants to automobile dealers to defray cost of manufacturer certification allowing electric vehicle sales; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16B.24, by adding a subdivision; 16C.135, subdivision 3; 16C.137, subdivision 1; 168.27, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 216B; 216C.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce Finance and Policy.

Ecklund introduced:

H. F. 1669, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; authorizing counties to manage forests on state trust lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.125, subdivision 5; 84.027, subdivision 18; 127A.353, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 92.

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. 1670, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; adopting agency policy provisions; classifying occupational safety and health data; classifying apprenticeship data on minors; modifying membership of the Construction Codes Advisory Council; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 13.7905, subdivision 6, by adding a subdivision; 178.012, subdivision 1; 182.66, by adding a subdivision; 326B.07, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 181A.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Industry, Veterans and Military Affairs Finance and Policy.

Nelson, M. introduced:

H. F. 1671, A bill for an act relating to local government; modifying county competitive bidding; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 471.345, subdivision 20.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Elections.

Urdahl and Keeler introduced:

H. F. 1672, A bill for an act relating to arts and cultural heritage; appropriating money to Indian Affairs Council.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Legacy Finance.

Green introduced:

H. F. 1673, A bill for an act relating to labor; providing a salary increase for employees and supervisors in law enforcement and making a technical change; appropriating money; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 9, section 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Green introduced:

H. F. 1674, A bill for an act relating to labor; providing a salary increase for licensed peace officer supervisors and managers; amending Laws 2020, Fifth Special Session chapter 3, article 9, section 6.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice Reform Finance and Policy.

Huot introduced:

H. F. 1675, A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles; establishing Minnesota agriculture special license plates; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Sandell introduced:

H. F. 1676, A bill for an act relating to taxation; local lodging; allowing the city of Woodbury to impose a local lodging tax for certain purposes.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Theis introduced:

H. F. 1677, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; requiring an all-terrain wheelchair outdoor recreation plan; appropriating money.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources Finance and Policy.

Youakim introduced:

H. F. 1678, A bill for an act relating to state aid; extending the state aid to local governments to fund increased employer contributions to the Public Employees Retirement Association; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 273.1385, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1679, A bill for an act relating to taxation; sales and use tax; reducing the percentage of June accelerated tax liability of certain vendors based on the November forecast; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 16A.152, subdivision 2; 289A.20, subdivision 4.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Taxes.

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 1680, A bill for an act relating to agriculture; appropriating money for grants to the Northern Crops Institute.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Agriculture Finance and Policy.

Poston introduced:

H. F. 1681, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an access road in Wadena; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Capital Investment.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1682, A bill for an act relating to transportation; making appropriations for aeronautics purposes.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1683, A bill for an act relating to transportation; correcting cross-references; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 162.145, subdivision 3; 171.06, subdivision 3.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

Hornstein introduced:

H. F. 1684, A bill for an act relating to transportation; making technical changes to remove certain obsolete dates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 174.185, subdivision 3; 174.24, subdivision 7; 174.285, subdivision 5; 174.40, subdivision 5; 174.56, subdivision 1.

The bill was read for the first time and referred to the Committee on Transportation Finance and Policy.

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: