HF55 (Falk) Lac qui Parle Valley; Transfer of funds authorized for ISDN 2853.
HF1117 (Falk) Ortonville; ISDN 62 fund transfer authorized.
HF795 (Brynaert) Mankato; ISDN 77 fund transfer authorized.
HF719 (Laine) St. Anthony-New Brighton; ISDN 282 fund transfer authorized.
HF322 (Nornes) Signature requirement increased for an election to revoke an operating referendum.
Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance and Policy Division
Institutional accreditation and financial aid eligibility: Office of Higher Education, Unaccredited career schools
HF1414 (Bigham) State grant program eligibility changed
HF1560 (Atkins) State grant program modified
HF1374 (Buesgens) Stable tuition rate guarantee
(Sertich) - Dissemination and calculation of the state unemployment rate regulated, and use of funds authorized.
(Thissen) - Continuation coverage provided under the federal stimulus act, guaranteed issue provided in the individual insurance market under certain circumstances, state subsidy for COBRA premiums provided, temporary MinnesotaCare coverage provided for unemployed individuals, and money appropriated.
(Brynaert) - Eligibility for unemployment benefits under certain training programs provided.
(Davnie) - Unemployment benefit requirements waived for dislocated workers, Minnesota investment fund authorization expanded, unemployment provisions modified, appeals required to be filed online, collection fee provided, unemployment benefit filing regulated, and terms defined and clarified.
HF925 (Sertich) Official measure of unemployment expanded.
HF42 (Thissen) Four-month waiting period waived for unemployed persons for MinnesotaCare, and money appropriated.
HF1048 (Brynaert) Eligibility for benefits under certain training programs provided.
HF1116 (Davnie) Unemployment benefit requirements waived for dislocated workers, Minnesota investment fund authorization expanded, unemployment provisions modified, appeals required to be filed online, collection fee provided, unemployment benefit filing regulated, terms defined and clarified, and money appropriated.
HF253 (Tillberry) Dog and cat breeder standards of care provided, and money appropriated.
HF819 (Atkins) Ticket sales; early internet sales of event tickets at inflated prices prohibited.
HF1213 (Hortman) Prostitution penalty enhancement provision for repeat offenders clarified, prostitution in a public place crime broadened, driving records relating to prostitution offenses made public for repeat offenders, and record availability ensured to law enforcement for first-time offenders.
HF1145 (Bigham) Investment and expert services for indigent defendants payment request applications modified.
HF497 (Mullery) Firearm data access authorized by parole and probation authorities.
HF1237(Eken) State park permit requirements modified, authority to operate state monuments and establish secondary units modified, John A. Latsch State Park liquor service eliminated, boater waysides provided, watercraft requirements modified, penalty appeals and enforcement provided, wild animal taking provide
Health Care and Human Services Policy and Oversight
HF984 (Norton) Medical assistance coverage of primary care health care providers performing primary caries prevention services as part of the child and teen checkup program authorized
HF1140 (Huntley) Patient-centered decision-making process required before state employee health insurance program and medical assistance reimbursements
HF1454 (Huntley) Uniform formulary exception document development required
HF1567 (Huntley) Electronic prescription drug program technical changes made
HF1554 (Winkler) Isolation and quarantine provisions and mass dispensing of medication provisions modified
HF1341 (Thissen) Newborn screening program provisions modified
Omnibus game & fish bill assembly
HF1238 (Dill) Refund provisions modified, definitions modified, publication requirements modified, restrictions in migratory feeding and resting areas modified, local law exemptions provided, wild animal and fish taking, possession, and licensing requirements provided, and certain fees authorized
HF519 (Nelson) Nonconforming lots in shoreland areas regulated.
HF1297 (Winkler) Municipal boundary adjustment law amended.
HF898 (Hornstein) Greenhouse gas reduction goals and strategies added to various state and metropolitan programs and plans, goals established for per capita reduction in vehicle miles traveled to reduce greenhouse gases and money appropriated.
pending referral - HF1250 (Hornstein) Electric vehicle infrastructure regulated, and incentives for use and adoption established.
HF689 (Knuth) Strategic tree planting included as eligible for direct expenditures as energy conservation improvement.
HF214 (Bly) School boards authorized to form business entity solely for wind energy projects, and production tax exemption provided.
HF1553 (Persell) Local government renewable energy grant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1473 (Seifert) Wind energy and ethanol fuel training facility construction authorized.
HF1445 (Knuth) and HF1456 (Eken) have been removed from the agenda
Presentation on cooperative purchasing by the Midwestern Higher Education Compact and Commissioner Dan McElroy
HF72 (Norton) Lifelong learning account program established, tax credits allowed to employers and employees for contributions to lifelong learning accounts, funding provided and money appropriated.
HF619/SF757 (Hornstein) Public Safety Department authorized to collect fuel decal fee for International Fuel Tax Agreement, and cost of decal rule removed.
(Norton) - Lifelong learning account program established; tax credits allowed to employers and employees for contributions to lifelong learning accounts; funding provided, and money appropriated.
(Hornstein) - Public Safety Department authorized to collect fuel decal fee for International Fuel Tax Agreement, and cost of decal rule removed.
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HF841 (Juhnke) Farmer-lender mediation law extended;
HF655 (Kahn) Candidacy affidavit required to state candidate's residence address and telephone number, and candidate placement on ballot prohibited if residency requirements are not met;
HF892 (Hilstrom) Public defender representation provided for juveniles, children in need of protection, and other persons;
HF1397 (Hilstrom) Fourth Judicial District provided fiscal flexibility as to the location of court facilities;
HF890 (Simon) Parentage presumption and right to custody provisions modified and clarified, and prebirth parentage orders or judgments provided in certain cases;
HF549 (Davnie) Debt management and debt settlement services regulated;
HF433 (Obermueller) A bill for an act relating to state government; designating March 25 as Medal of Honor Day; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 10.
HF1127 (Eastlund) National Guard and reserve member pay differential clarified for teachers.
HF1281 (Koenen) Veteran in-state tuition status required, course equivalency guides required for military coursework.
HF1286 (Gardner) Free fish and game license eligibility extended for disabled veterans.
HF1295 (Thao) Veterans benefits extended to allied soldiers from Vietnam and Laos who assisted the United States armed forces during the Vietnam War.
HF1356 (Newton) Free public transit use for disabled veterans and current, uniformed active service members provided.
HF1400 (Kalin) A bill for an act relating to veterans; declaring June 13, 2009, Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.
HF1273 (Rosenthal) Domestic abuse arrest time expanded;
HF1546 (Rosenthal) Eliminating the requirement that a previous conviction be against a family or household member to enhance a domestic assault conviction;
HF1245 (Simon) Domestic abuse provisions modified, definitions expanded, and no contact orders expanded to apply throughout the state;
HF1349 (Hilstrom) Victims of criminal sexual conduct required to receive information regarding orders for protection and restraining orders;
HF1199 (Lesch) Felony domestic assault and domestic assault by strangulation defined as crimes of violence;
HF1392 (Lesch) Omnibus sexual conduct technical review bill provided;
HF1120 (Kath) Comprehensive incident-based reporting system data use delineated;
HF1119 (Kath) Bureau of Criminal Apprehension; statutes amended to reflect organizational changes.