Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7015

STATE OF MINNESOTA

 

Journal of the House

 

NINETY-SECOND SESSION - 2021

 

_____________________

 

FIFTY-FIFTH DAY

 

Saint Paul, Minnesota, Wednesday, May 12, 2021

 

 

      The House of Representatives convened at 4:30 p.m. and was called to order by Dan Wolgamott, Speaker pro tempore.

 

      Prayer was offered by the Reverend Dr. Jules Erickson, All Saints Lutheran Church, Cottage Grove, Minnesota.

 

      The members of the House gave the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.

 

      The roll was called and the following members were present:

 


Acomb

Agbaje

Akland

Albright

Anderson

Backer

Bahner

Bahr

Baker

Becker-Finn

Bennett

Berg

Bernardy

Bierman

Bliss

Boe

Boldon

Burkel

Carlson

Christensen

Daniels

Daudt

Davids

Davnie

Demuth

Dettmer

Drazkowski

Ecklund

Edelson

Elkins

Erickson

Feist

Fischer

Franke

Franson

Frazier

Frederick

Freiberg

Garofalo

Gomez

Green

Greenman

Grossell

Gruenhagen

Haley

Hamilton

Hansen, R.

Hanson, J.

Hassan

Hausman

Heinrich

Heintzeman

Her

Hertaus

Hollins

Hornstein

Howard

Huot

Igo

Johnson

Jordan

Jurgens

Keeler

Kiel

Klevorn

Koegel

Kotyza-Witthuhn

Koznick

Kresha

Lee

Liebling

Lillie

Lippert

Lislegard

Long

Lucero

Lueck

Mariani

Marquart

Masin

McDonald

Mekeland

Miller

Moller

Moran

Morrison

Mortensen

Mueller

Munson

Murphy

Nash

Nelson, M.

Nelson, N.

Neu Brindley

Noor

Novotny

O'Driscoll

Olson, B.

Olson, L.

O'Neill

Pelowski

Petersburg

Pfarr

Pierson

Pinto

Poston

Pryor

Quam

Raleigh

Rasmusson

Reyer

Richardson

Robbins

Sandell

Sandstede

Schomacker

Schultz

Scott

Stephenson

Sundin

Swedzinski

Theis

Thompson

Torkelson

Urdahl

Vang

Wazlawik

West

Winkler

Wolgamott

Xiong, J.

Xiong, T.

Youakim

Spk. Hortman


 

      A quorum was present.

 

      The Chief Clerk proceeded to read the Journal of the preceding day.  There being no objection, further reading of the Journal was dispensed with and the Journal was approved as corrected by the Chief Clerk.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7016

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES AND DIVISIONS

 

 

Moran from the Committee on Ways and Means to which was referred:

 

H. F. No. 2360, A bill for an act relating to claims against the state; providing for the settlement of certain claims; appropriating money.

 

Reported the same back with the following amendments:

 

Page 1, delete section 2 and insert:

 

"Sec. 2.  DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS; APPROPRIATION.

 

$1,180.63 in fiscal year 2022 is appropriated from the general fund to the commissioner of corrections for sentence-to-service and community work service claims under $7,000 and other claims already paid by the department.  This appropriation is available until June 30, 2022."

 

 

With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be placed on the General Register.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

Moran from the Committee on Ways and Means to which was referred:

 

S. F. No. 1354, A bill for an act relating to public safety; establishing a law enforcement operations account and aid program to reimburse local governments for expenses incurred in responding to unplanned or extraordinary public safety events; delaying the effective date for enacted changes related to police use of deadly force; restricting the definition of state-declared disasters to exclude civil disorder; transferring money; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 12B.15, subdivision 5; Laws 2020, Second Special Session chapter 1, sections 9; 10; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 299A.

 

Reported the same back with the following amendments:

 

Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:

 

"Section 1.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 13.6905, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

 

Subd. 36.  Noncompliant license or identification card; lawful status.  Data on certain noncompliant drivers' licenses or identification cards are governed by section 171.12, subdivision 11.

 

Sec. 2.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.04, subdivision 5, is amended to read:

 

Subd. 5.  Temporary lawful admission.  The commissioner is prohibited from issuing a driver's license or Minnesota identification card to an applicant whose having a lawful temporary admission period, as demonstrated under section 171.06, subdivision 3, paragraph (b), clause (2), that expires within 30 days of the date of the application.

 

Sec. 3.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, subdivision 3, is amended to read:

 

Subd. 3.  Contents of application; other information.  (a) An application must:

 

(1) state the full name, date of birth, sex, and either (i) the residence address of the applicant, or (ii) designated address under section 5B.05;


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7017

>(2) as may be required by the commissioner, contain a description of the applicant and any other facts pertaining to the applicant, the applicant's driving privileges, and the applicant's ability to operate a motor vehicle with safety;

 

(3) state:

 

(i) the applicant's Social Security number; or

 

(ii) if the applicant does not have a Social Security number and is applying for a Minnesota identification card, instruction permit, or class D provisional or driver's license, that the applicant certifies that the applicant is not eligible for a Social Security number;

 

(4) contain a notification to the applicant of the availability of a living will/health care directive designation on the license under section 171.07, subdivision 7; and

 

(5) include a method for the applicant to:

 

(i) request a veteran designation on the license under section 171.07, subdivision 15, and the driving record under section 171.12, subdivision 5a;

 

(ii) indicate a desire to make an anatomical gift under paragraph (d);

 

(iii) as applicable, designate document retention as provided under section 171.12, subdivision 3c; and

 

(iv) indicate emergency contacts as provided under section 171.12, subdivision 5b.

 

(b) Applications must be accompanied by satisfactory evidence demonstrating:

 

(1) identity, date of birth, and any legal name change if applicable; and

 

(2) for driver's licenses and Minnesota identification cards that meet all requirements of the REAL ID Act:

 

(i) principal residence address in Minnesota, including application for a change of address, unless the applicant provides a designated address under section 5B.05;

 

(ii) Social Security number, or related documentation as applicable; and

 

(iii) lawful status, as defined in Code of Federal Regulations, title 6, section 37.3.

 

(c) An application for an enhanced driver's license or enhanced identification card must be accompanied by:

 

(1) satisfactory evidence demonstrating the applicant's full legal name and United States citizenship; and

 

(2) a photographic identity document.

 

Sec. 4.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

 

Subd. 7.  Noncompliant license or identification card; lawful status.  (a) A person is not required to demonstrate United States citizenship or lawful presence in the United States in order to obtain a noncompliant driver's license or identification card.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7018

(b) Minnesota Rules, part 7410.0410, or any successor rule, does not apply for a noncompliant driver's license or identification card.

 

Sec. 5.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

 

Subd. 8.  Noncompliant license or identification card; general requirements.  (a) A document submitted under this subdivision or subdivision 9 or 10 must include the applicant's name and must be:

 

(1) issued to or provided for the applicant;

 

(2) legible and unaltered;

 

(3) an original or a copy certified by the issuing agency; and

 

(4) accompanied by a certified translation or an affidavit of translation into English, if the document is not in English.

 

(b) If the applicant's current legal name is different from the name on a document submitted under subdivision 9 or 10, the applicant must submit:

 

(1) a certified copy of a court order that specifies the applicant's name change;

 

(2) a certified copy of the applicant's certificate of marriage;

 

(3) a certified copy of a divorce decree or dissolution of marriage that specifies the applicant's name change, issued by a court; or

 

(4) similar documentation of a lawful change of name, as determined by the commissioner.

 

(c) The commissioner must establish a process to grant a waiver from the requirements under this subdivision and subdivisions 9 and 10.

 

(d) The same document must not be submitted as both a primary document under subdivision 9 and a secondary document under subdivision 10.

 

Sec. 6.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

 

Subd. 9.  Noncompliant license or identification card; primary documents.  (a) For a noncompliant driver's license or identification card, primary documents under Minnesota Rules, part 7410.0400, subpart 2, or successor rules, include the following:

 

(1) a noncompliant driver's license or identification card that is current or has been expired for five years or less;

 

(2) an unexpired foreign passport or a foreign consular identification document that bears a photograph of the applicant; and

 

(3) a certified birth certificate issued by a foreign jurisdiction.

 

(b) A document submitted under this subdivision must contain security features that make the document as impervious to alteration as is reasonably practicable in its design and quality of material and technology.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7019

(c) For purposes of this subdivision and subdivision 10, "foreign" means a jurisdiction that is not, and is not within, the United States, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, the United States Virgin Islands, or a territory of the United States.

 

(d) Submission of more than one primary document is not required under this subdivision.

 

Sec. 7.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.06, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

 

Subd. 10.  Noncompliant license or identification card; secondary documents.  (a) For a noncompliant driver's license or identification card, secondary documents under Minnesota Rules, part 7410.0400, subpart 3, or successor rules, include the following:

 

(1) a second document listed under subdivision 9, paragraph (a);

 

(2) a notice of action on or proof of submission of a completed Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal issued by the United States Department of Homeland Security, Form I-589;

 

(3) a Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status issued by the United States Department of Homeland Security, Form I-20;

 

(4) a Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor Status issued by the United States Department of State, Form DS-2019;

 

(5) a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival approval notice issued by the United States Department of Homeland Security;

 

(6) an employment authorization document issued by the United States Department of Homeland Security, Form I-688, Form I-688A, Form I-688B, or Form I-766;

 

(7) a document issued by the Social Security Administration with an individual taxpayer identification number;

 

(8) mortgage documents for the applicant's residence;

 

(9) a filed property deed or title for the applicant's residence;

 

(10) a United States high school student identification card with a certified transcript from the school;

 

(11) a Minnesota college or university identification card with a certified transcript from the college or university;

 

(12) a Social Security card;

 

(13) a Minnesota unemployment insurance benefit statement issued no more than 90 days before the application;

 

(14) a valid identification card for health benefits or an assistance or social services program;

 

(15) a Minnesota vehicle certificate of title issued no more than 12 months before the application;

 

(16) an unexpired Selective Service card;

 

(17) military orders that are still in effect at the time of application;

 

(18) a certified copy of the applicant's certificate of marriage;


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7020

(19) a certified copy of a court order that specifies the applicant's name change;

 

(20) a certified copy of a divorce decree or dissolution of marriage that specifies the applicant's name change, issued by a court;

 

(21) any of the following documents issued by a foreign jurisdiction:

 

(i) a driver's license that is current or has been expired for five years or less;

 

(ii) a high school, college, or university student identification card with a certified transcript from the school;

 

(iii) an official high school, college, or university transcript that includes the applicant's date of birth and a photograph of the applicant at the age the record was issued; and

 

(iv) a federal electoral photographic card issued on or after January 1, 1991; and

 

(22) additional documents as determined by the commissioner.

 

(b) Submission of more than one secondary document is not required under this subdivision.

 

Sec. 8.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.07, subdivision 1, is amended to read:

 

Subdivision 1.  License; contents and design.  (a) Upon the payment of the required fee, the department shall issue to every qualifying applicant a license designating the type or class of vehicles the applicant is authorized to drive as applied for.  This license must bear:  (1) a distinguishing number assigned to the licensee; (2) the licensee's full name and date of birth; (3) either (i) the licensee's residence address, or (ii) the designated address under section 5B.05; (4) a description of the licensee in a manner as the commissioner deems necessary; (5) the usual signature of the licensee; and (6) designations and markings as provided in this section.  No license is valid unless it bears the usual signature of the licensee.  Every license must bear a colored photograph or an electronically produced image of the licensee.

 

(b) If the United States Postal Service will not deliver mail to the applicant's residence address as listed on the license, then the applicant shall provide verification from the United States Postal Service that mail will not be delivered to the applicant's residence address and that mail will be delivered to a specified alternate mailing address.  When an applicant provides an alternate mailing address under this subdivision, the commissioner shall use the alternate mailing address in lieu of the applicant's residence address for all notices and mailings to the applicant.

 

(c) Every license issued to an applicant under the age of 21 must be of a distinguishing color and plainly marked "Under-21."

 

(d) A license issued to an applicant age 65 or over must be plainly marked "senior" if requested by the applicant.

 

(e) Except for a noncompliant license, a license must bear a distinguishing indicator for compliance with requirements of the REAL ID Act.

 

(f) A noncompliant license must:

 

(1) be marked "not for federal identification" on the face and in the machine-readable portion; and

 

(2) have a unique design or color indicator for purposes of the REAL ID Act.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7021

>(g) A license must be designed with a vertical orientation and marked "not for federal purposes or voting" on the front side in a manner commensurate with other text if it is issued under any of the following circumstances:

 

(1) the application is for first-time issuance of a license in Minnesota and the applicant has not demonstrated United States citizenship;

 

(2) the applicant's most recently issued license or Minnesota identification card is marked as required under this paragraph or subdivision 3, paragraph (g), and the applicant has not demonstrated United States citizenship; or

 

(3) the applicant submits a document that identifies a temporary lawful status or admission period.

 

(h) A REAL ID compliant license issued to a person with temporary lawful status or admission period must be marked "temporary" on the face and in the machine-readable portion.

 

(h) (i) A license must display the licensee's full name or no fewer than 39 characters of the name.  Any necessary truncation must begin with the last character of the middle name and proceed through the second letter of the middle name, followed by the last character of the first name and proceeding through the second letter of the first name.

 

Sec. 9.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.07, subdivision 3, is amended to read:

 

Subd. 3.  Identification card; content and design; fee.  (a) Upon payment of the required fee, the department shall issue to every qualifying applicant a Minnesota identification card.  The department may not issue a Minnesota identification card to an individual who has a driver's license, other than a limited license.  The department may not issue an enhanced identification card to an individual who is under 16 years of age, not a resident of this state, or not a citizen of the United States of America.  The card must bear:  (1) a distinguishing number assigned to the applicant; (2) a colored photograph or an electronically produced image of the applicant; (3) the applicant's full name and date of birth; (4) either (i) the licensee's residence address, or (ii) the designated address under section 5B.05; (5) a description of the applicant in the manner as the commissioner deems necessary; (6) the usual signature of the applicant; and (7) designations and markings provided under this section.

 

(b) If the United States Postal Service will not deliver mail to the applicant's residence address as listed on the Minnesota identification card, then the applicant shall provide verification from the United States Postal Service that mail will not be delivered to the applicant's residence address and that mail will be delivered to a specified alternate mailing address.  When an applicant provides an alternate mailing address under this subdivision, the commissioner shall use the alternate mailing address in lieu of the applicant's residence address for all notices and mailings to the applicant.

 

(c) Each identification card issued to an applicant under the age of 21 must be of a distinguishing color and plainly marked "Under-21."

 

(d) Each Minnesota identification card must be plainly marked "Minnesota identification card - not a driver's license."

 

(e) Except for a noncompliant identification card, a Minnesota identification card must bear a distinguishing indicator for compliance with requirements of the REAL ID Act.

 

(f) A noncompliant identification card must:

 

(1) be marked "not for federal identification" on the face and in the machine-readable portion; and

 

(2) have a unique design or color indicator for purposes of the REAL ID Act.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7022

>(g) A Minnesota identification card must be designed with a vertical orientation and marked "not for federal purposes or voting" on the front side in a manner commensurate with other text if it is issued under any of the following circumstances:

 

(1) the application is for first-time issuance of a Minnesota identification card and the applicant has not demonstrated United States citizenship;

 

(2) the applicant's most recently issued noncompliant license or identification card is marked as required under this paragraph or subdivision 1, paragraph (g), and the applicant has not demonstrated United States citizenship; or

 

(3) the applicant submits a document that identifies a temporary lawful status or admission period.

 

(h) A Minnesota REAL ID compliant identification card issued to a person with temporary lawful status or admission period must be marked "temporary" on the face and in the machine-readable portion.

 

(h) (i) A Minnesota identification card must display the cardholder's full name or no fewer than 39 characters of the name.  Any necessary truncation must begin with the last character of the middle name and proceed through the second letter of the middle name, followed by the last character of the first name and proceeding through the second letter of the first name.

 

(i) (j) The fee for a Minnesota identification card is 50 cents when issued to a person who is developmentally disabled, as defined in section 252A.02, subdivision 2; a physically disabled person, as defined in section 169.345, subdivision 2; or, a person with mental illness, as described in section 245.462, subdivision 20, paragraph (c).

 

Sec. 10.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.07, subdivision 4, is amended to read:

 

Subd. 4.  Identification card expiration.  (a) Except as otherwise provided in this subdivision, the expiration date of a Minnesota identification card is the birthday of the applicant in the fourth year following the date of issuance of the card.

 

(b) For an applicant age 65 or older:

 

(1) the expiration date of a Minnesota identification card is the birthday of the applicant in the eighth year following the date of issuance of the card; or

 

(2) a noncompliant identification card is valid for the lifetime of the applicant.

 

(c) For the purposes of paragraph (b), "Minnesota identification card" does not include an enhanced identification card issued to an applicant age 65 or older.

 

(d) The expiration date for an Under-21 identification card is the cardholder's 21st birthday.  The commissioner shall issue an identification card to a holder of an Under-21 identification card who applies for the card, pays the required fee, and presents proof of identity and age, unless the commissioner determines that the applicant is not qualified for the identification card.

 

(e) Notwithstanding paragraphs (a) to (d), the expiration date for an a REAL ID compliant identification card issued to a person with temporary lawful status is (1) the last day of the person's legal stay in the United States, or (2) one year after issuance if the last day of the person's legal stay is not identified.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7023

(f) Notwithstanding paragraphs (a) and (b), the expiration date for a noncompliant identification card that must be marked as provided in subdivision 3, paragraph (g), is the earlier of (1) the birthday of the applicant in the second year following the date of issuance of the card, or (2) as provided in paragraph (d).

 

Sec. 11.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.12, subdivision 7a, is amended to read:

 

Subd. 7a.  Disclosure of personal information.  (a) The commissioner shall disclose personal information where the use is related to the operation of a motor vehicle or to public safety.  The use of personal information is related to public safety if it concerns the physical safety or security of drivers, vehicles, pedestrians, or property.  The commissioner may refuse to disclose data under this subdivision when the commissioner concludes that the requester is likely to use the data for illegal, improper, or noninvestigative purposes.  Nothing in this paragraph authorizes disclosure of data restricted under subdivision 11.

 

(b) The commissioner shall disclose personal information to the secretary of state for the purpose of increasing voter registration and improving the accuracy of voter registration records in the statewide voter registration system.  The secretary of state may not retain data provided by the commissioner under this subdivision for more than 60 days.

 

Sec. 12.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.12, subdivision 9, is amended to read:

 

Subd. 9.  Driving record disclosure to law enforcement.  Except as restricted under subdivision 11, the commissioner shall also furnish driving records, without charge, to chiefs of police, county sheriffs, prosecuting attorneys, and other law enforcement agencies with the power to arrest.

 

Sec. 13.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.12, is amended by adding a subdivision to read:

 

Subd. 11.  Certain data on noncompliant license or identification card; department and agents.  (a) The commissioner must not share or disseminate outside of the division of the department administering driver licensing any data on individuals indicating or otherwise having the effect of identifying that the individual applied for, was denied, or was issued a noncompliant driver's license or identification card without demonstrating United States citizenship or lawful presence in the United States.

 

(b) A driver's license agent must not share or disseminate, other than to the division of the department administering driver licensing, any data on individuals indicating or otherwise having the effect of identifying that the individual applied for, was denied, or was issued a noncompliant driver's license or identification card without demonstrating United States citizenship or lawful presence in the United States.

 

(c) Data under paragraphs (a) and (b) include but are not limited to information related to documents submitted under section 171.06, subdivision 8, 9, or 10.

 

(d) Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, this subdivision prohibits the commissioner and a driver's license agent from sharing or disseminating the data described in paragraphs (a) to (c) with any entity otherwise authorized to obtain data under subdivision 7; any political subdivision; any state agency as defined in section 13.02, subdivision 17; or any federal entity.

 

Sec. 14.  Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.27, is amended to read:

 

171.27 EXPIRATION OF LICENSE EXPIRATION AND RENEWAL; MILITARY EXCEPTION.

 

Subdivision 1.  Expiration.  (a) Except as otherwise provided in this section, the expiration date for each driver's license is the birthday of the driver in the fourth year following the date of issuance of the license.  The birthday of the driver shall be as indicated on the application for a driver's license.  A license may be renewed on or before


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7024

expiration or within one year after expiration upon application, payment of the required fee, and passing the examination required of all drivers for renewal.  Driving privileges shall be extended or renewed on or preceding the expiration date of an existing driver's license unless the commissioner believes that the licensee is no longer qualified as a driver.

 

(b) The expiration date for each under-21 license shall be the 21st birthday of the licensee.  Upon the licensee attaining the age of 21 and upon the application, payment of the required fee, and passing the examination required of all drivers for renewal, a driver's license shall be issued unless the commissioner determines that the licensee is no longer qualified as a driver.

 

(c) The expiration date for each provisional license is two years after the date of application for the provisional license.

 

(d) Notwithstanding paragraphs (a) to (c), the expiration date for a REAL ID compliant license issued to a person with temporary lawful status is (1) the last day of the person's legal stay in the United States, or (2) one year after issuance if the last day of the person's legal stay is not identified.

 

(e) Notwithstanding paragraphs (a) to (c), the expiration date for a license that must be marked as provided in section 171.07, subdivision 1, paragraph (g), is the earlier of (1) the birthday of the applicant in the second year following the date of issuance of the license, or (2) as provided in paragraph (b).

 

Subd. 2.  Extension of expiration.  (e) Any valid Minnesota driver's license issued to a person then or subsequently serving outside Minnesota in active military service, as defined in section 190.05, subdivision 5, in any branch or unit of the armed forces of the United States, or the person's spouse, shall continue in full force and effect without requirement for renewal until the date one year following the service member's separation or discharge from active military service, and until the license holder's birthday in the fourth full year following the person's most recent license renewal or, in the case of a provisional license, until the person's birthday in the third full year following the renewal.

 

Sec. 15.  APPROPRIATION.

 

$1,215,000 in fiscal year 2021 is appropriated from the driver services operating account in the special revenue fund to the commissioner of public safety for temporary staff and associated costs to implement the requirements of this act.  This is a onetime appropriation and is available until June 30, 2022.

 

EFFECTIVE DATE.  This section is effective the day following final enactment.

 

Sec. 16.  EFFECT OF APPROPRIATIONS.

 

If an appropriation in this act is enacted more than once in the 2021 legislative session, the appropriation must be given effect only once.

 

EFFECTIVE DATE.  This section is effective the day following final enactment.

 

Sec. 17.  REPEALER.

 

Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.015, subdivision 7, is repealed.

 

Sec. 18.  EFFECTIVE DATE.

 

Unless provided otherwise, this act is effective October 1, 2021, for driver's license and Minnesota identification card applications and issuance on or after that date."


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7025

Delete the title and insert:

 

"A bill for an act relating to public safety; modifying requirements for a noncompliant driver's license or Minnesota identification card and making related changes, including on eligibility, proof of lawful presence, 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, 4; 171.12, subdivisions 7a, 9, by adding a subdivision; 171.27; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 171.015, subdivision 7."

 

 

With the recommendation that when so amended the bill be placed on the General Register.

 

      The report was adopted.

 

 

Moran from the Committee on Ways and Means to which was referred:

 

S. F. No. 1712, A bill for an act relating to retirement; temporarily extending the grandfather provision regarding actuarial assumptions used to compute an annuity in the unclassified state employees retirement plan; reducing the postretirement adjustment and eliminating the triggers that would increase the postretirement adjustment upon attainment of specified funding thresholds for the Judges Retirement Plan; revising eligibility for H-1b visa employees under the Minnesota State Retirement System and the Public Employees Retirement Association to comply with federal law and permitting the purchase of prior service credit; extending the time period for service credit for periods of military leave under the plans administered by the Public Employees Retirement Association; making changes of an administrative nature to the statutes applicable to the Public Employees Retirement Association and the St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association; permitting the allocation of fire state aid between the Statewide Volunteer Firefighters Plan and municipalities; delaying an increase in the employee contribution rates by one year for the St. Paul Teachers Retirement Fund Association; making changes to the statutes applicable to volunteer firefighter relief associations recommended by the State Auditor's fire relief association working group; providing full vesting and distribution of accounts for firefighters assigned to the Nowthen fire station and revising applicable law to permit payment of fire state aid to Nowthen and midyear participation in the Statewide Volunteer Firefighter Plan; revising the deadline for bill drafting requests to commission staff from agencies and pension systems; mandating work groups on pension benefits for 911 telecommunicators and allocating firefighter supplemental state aid; increasing the benefit for a former Department of Labor and Industry employee who retired in reliance on erroneous benefit estimates; authorizing the transfer of service credit from the MSRS General Plan to the Correctional Plan for a Department of Human Services employee; making technical clarifications and corrections to retirement statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 352.01, subdivision 2b; 352D.06, subdivision 1; 353.01, subdivisions 2b, 16, 28; 353.014, subdivision 4; 353.0162; 353.27, subdivision 12; 353.30, subdivisions 1a, 1b, 1c; 353.335; 353.34, subdivision 2; 353D.071, subdivisions 1, 2; 353E.02, subdivision 2; 354A.12, subdivision 1; 354A.31, subdivision 7; 356.415, subdivision 1f; 356.635, subdivision 1; 424A.001, by adding a subdivision; 424A.01, subdivision 2; 424A.014, subdivisions 1, 2; 424A.015, subdivision 7; 424A.016, subdivisions 4, 6; 424A.02, subdivision 3; 424A.05, subdivision 3b; 424A.10, subdivision 2; 424B.01, subdivisions 3a, 3b, 3d, 3g, 3h, 3i, 4a, 5b, 5c, by adding a subdivision; 424B.04, subdivision 3; 424B.13, subdivisions 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10; 424B.22, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10; 477B.01, subdivision 1; 477B.04, subdivision 3; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 356B; 424B; 477B; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 356B.05; Laws 2020, chapter 108, article 14, section 1.

 

Reported the same back with the recommendation that the bill be placed on the General Register.

 

      The report was adopted.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7026

SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS

 

 

      H. F. No. 2360 was read for the second time.

 

 

SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS

 

 

      S. F. Nos. 1354 and 1712 were read for the second time.

 

 

INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING OF HOUSE BILLS

 

 

      The following House Files were introduced:

 

 

Kiel introduced:

 

H. F. No. 2617, A bill for an act relating to natural resources; appropriating money for developing high‑resolution digital elevation model for Red River basin mapping.

 

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. No. 2618, A bill for an act relating to local government; requiring cities to allow native landscapes on private land; prohibiting certain vegetation overgrowth within cities; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 412.

 

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

 

 

Bliss introduced:

 

H. F. No. 2619, A bill for an act relating to commerce; modifying regulatory requirements for certain licensees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 157.20, subdivision 5; 340A.404, subdivision 5.

 

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

 

 

Bliss introduced:

 

H. F. No. 2620, A bill for an act relating to liquor; converting 3.2 percent malt liquor licenses to 5.5 percent alcoholic beverage licenses; making conforming changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 28A.16; 169A.35, subdivisions 1, 1a, 2, 3, 4; 181A.115; 182.651, subdivision 18; 204C.06, subdivision 7; 270C.725, subdivision 3; 295.75, subdivision 1; 297G.01, subdivisions 10, 18, 21; 297G.04, subdivision 1; 340A.101, subdivisions 14, 19; 340A.24, subdivision 1; 340A.301, subdivisions 1, 4, 8, 12; 340A.308; 340A.310; 340A.311; 340A.402, subdivision 1; 340A.403; 340A.404, subdivisions 2, 5; 340A.4055; 340A.407; 340A.408, subdivisions 1, 4, 5; 340A.409, subdivision 4; 340A.410, subdivision 8; 340A.411; 340A.412, subdivision 6; 340A.414, subdivision 2; 340A.503, subdivision 1; 340A.504, subdivisions 1, 6, 7; 340A.508, subdivision 2; 349.12, subdivision 3c; 349.17, subdivisions 7, 9; 349.1721, subdivisions 3, 4; 609.33, subdivisions 1, 4; 624.701, subdivision 1a; 624.731, subdivisions 5, 8.

 

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


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7027

Erickson, Green, Urdahl, Boe and Kresha introduced:

 

H. F. No. 2621, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing requirements for adopting social studies standards; 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.

 

 

Mueller introduced:

 

H. F. No. 2622, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Minnesota BioImaging Center of the Hormel Institute; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

 

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

 

 

MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE

 

 

      The following message was received from the Senate:

 

 

Madam Speaker:

 

      I hereby announce the passage by the Senate of the following Senate File, herewith transmitted:

 

      S. F. No. 226.

 

Cal R. Ludeman, Secretary of the Senate

 

 

FIRST READING OF SENATE BILLS

 

 

S. F. No. 226, A bill for an act relating to labor and industry; defining plumbing code provisions; modifying plumbing licensing provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, sections 326B.42, by adding subdivisions; 326B.46, subdivision 1.

 

The bill was read for the first time.

 

Frederick moved that S. F. No. 226 and H. F. No. 334, now on the General Register, be referred to the Chief Clerk for comparison.  The motion prevailed.

 

 

REPORT FROM THE COMMITTEE ON RULES

AND LEGISLATIVE ADMINISTRATION

 

      Winkler from the Committee on Rules and Legislative Administration, pursuant to rules 1.21 and 3.33, designated the following bills to be placed on the Calendar for the Day for Friday, May 14, 2021 and established a prefiling requirement for amendments offered to the following bills:

 

      H. F. No. 809; and S. F. Nos. 1284, 1807, 443 and 1091.


Journal of the House - 55th Day - Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - Top of Page 7028

MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS

 

 

      Green moved that the name of Mueller be added as an author on H. F. No. 101.  The motion prevailed.

 

      O'Neill moved that the name of Freiberg be added as an author on H. F. No. 2338.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Moller moved that the name of Youakim be added as an author on H. F. No. 2404.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Masin moved that the name of Lee be added as an author on H. F. No. 2557.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Lee moved that the name of Greenman be added as an author on H. F. No. 2604.  The motion prevailed.

 

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

      Winkler moved that when the House adjourns today it adjourn until 4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 13, 2021.  The motion prevailed.

 

      Winkler moved that the House adjourn.  The motion prevailed, and Speaker pro tempore Wolgamott declared the House stands adjourned until 4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 13, 2021.

 

 

Patrick D. Murphy, Chief Clerk, House of Representatives