House Education Bills Introduced, 2014

Updated March 27, 2014

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 0009, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for safe and supportive schools by prohibiting bullying; authorizing rulemaking; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 120B.36, subdivision 1, as amended; 121A.55; 122A.60, subdivisions 1a, 3; 124D.10, subdivision 8, as amended; 124D.895, subdivision 1; 124D.8955; 125B.15; 127A.42, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 121A; 127A; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 121A.03; 121A.0695.

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

Lien introduced:

H. F. 1869, A bill for an act relating to state government; modifying laws governing certain executive branch advisory groups; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 136A.031, subdivision 3; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.94.

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

Persell introduced:

H. F. 1876, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a grant for the Headwaters Science Center; appropriating money.

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

Winkler, Moran, Kresha, Dorholt, Mullery and Anzelc introduced:

H. F. 1880, A bill for an act relating to early learning; expanding the availability of early learning scholarships; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 8.

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

Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 1882, A bill for an act relating to education; providing funding for universal preschool for four-year-old students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.05, subdivision 1; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 1917, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the safe schools levy authority available to school boards; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.44.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 1918, A bill for an act relating to education finance; transferring the funding for the achievement and integration program to the basic general education formula allowance beginning in fiscal year 2016; repealing the achievement and integration program and the program rule; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 124D.861; 124D.862; Minnesota Rules, parts 3535.0100; 3535.0110; 3535.0120; 3535.0130; 3535.0140; 3535.0150; 3535.0160; 3535.0170; 3535.0180.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 1919, A bill for an act relating to education finance; eliminating the authority of certain school boards to levy for the operational costs of maintaining a swimming pool; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.455.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 1920, A bill for an act relating to education finance; transferring the funding for the alternative compensation program to the basic general education formula allowance beginning in fiscal year 2016; repealing the alternative compensation program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 122A.415, subdivisions 4, 5, 6.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 1922, A bill for an act relating to education; increasing state aid for the school breakfast program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.1158, subdivisions 3, 4.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 1923, A bill for an act relating to education finance; repealing nonpublic pupil aid programs including nonpublic pupil transportation aid; nonpublic pupil aid for textbooks, counseling, and health services; nonpublic pupil aid for telecommunications and Internet access services; limiting nonpublic pupil participation in the postsecondary enrollment options program; limiting special education services to nonpublic pupils to the services and funding required by federal law; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 125A.18; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123B.40; 123B.41; 123B.42; 123B.43; 123B.44; 123B.45; 123B.46; 123B.47; 123B.48; 123B.84; 123B.85; 123B.86; 123B.87; 123B.92, subdivision 9; 124D.09, subdivisions 4, 17; 125B.26, subdivision 5.

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

Woodard; Hertaus; Cornish; Erickson, S.; Runbeck; Kresha; Anderson, P.; Urdahl; Nornes; Scott and Dean, M. introduced:

H. F. 1934, A bill for an act relating to education finance; reimbursing school districts’ additional costs attributable to the Affordable Care Act; 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 Finance.

Erickson, S.; Woodard and Myhra introduced:

H. F. 1935, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a prohibition against placing students with ineffective teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5.

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

Woodard; Erickson, S., and Myhra introduced:

H. F. 1936, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing a reverse referendum for board-approved referendum revenue authority and for location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 126C.10, subdivision 2e; 126C.17, subdivision 9a, by adding a subdivision.

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

Kresha; Woodard; Erickson, S., and Myhra introduced:

H. F. 1937, A bill for an act relating to education finance; granting school boards authority to reallocate general education revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 1942, A bill for an act relating to education; creating the Cultural and Ethnic Leadership Communities Council for the Department of Education; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119A.

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

Bly; Mariani; Newton; Dehn, R., and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 1945, A bill for an act relating to education; ensuring nontraditional instructional program choices; modifying students’ personal learning plans; requiring a report; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.04, subdivisions 1a, 4; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120B.11, subdivisions 1, 1a, 3; 120B.125; 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.

Sawatzky introduced:

H. F. 1964, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying enrollment preferences for certain charter schools; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivision 9.

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

Liebling introduced:

H. F. 1966, A bill for an act relating to human services; preventing children in foster care from being exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 260C.212, subdivision 2; 260C.215, subdivisions 4, 6, by adding a subdivision.

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

Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 1997, A bill for an act relating to education; removing exemptions from obscenity laws for public schools and postsecondary institutions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 617.291, subdivision 2; 617.295.

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

Norton and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 2001, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying family child care training and background study requirements; clarifying requirements for safe sleep spaces for infants in child care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245C.04, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 245A.1435; 245A.50, subdivision 5.

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

Norton and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 2004, A bill for an act relating to education; further recognizing students’ proficiency in languages in addition to English; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.022; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120B.11, subdivision 3; 120B.115; 124D.861, subdivision 3.

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

Slocum introduced:

H. F. 2010, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain charter school approval provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivision 4.

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

Dettmer, Slocum and Murphy, E. introduced:

H. F. 2012, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing high school students with disabilities to transfer between schools without affecting their eligibility for varsity competition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 128C.02, subdivision 5.

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

Isaacson; Dehn, R.; Ward, J.A.; Newton and Yarusso introduced:

H. F. 2028, A bill for an act relating to children; clarifying adoption preferences; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 259.57, subdivision 2.

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

Fritz introduced:

H. F. 2034, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for asset preservation, a new dormitory, and Pollard Hall renovation at the Minnesota State Academies; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Johnson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2035, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Metropolitan State University science education center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 2042, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new James Ford Bell Natural History Museum and Planetarium on the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Dorholt and Theis introduced:

H. F. 2046, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of Eastman Hall on the St. Cloud State University campus; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Anzelc introduced:

H. F. 2047, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money to renovate a building in Deer River to function as a multiage center; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Anzelc introduced:

H. F. 2048, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for capital improvements at Itasca Community College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Anzelc introduced:

H. F. 2049, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Myles Reif Center for the Performing Arts; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Dill, Anzelc, Melin and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 2065, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Northeast Higher Education District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Johnson, C.; Fritz and Brynaert introduced:

H. F. 2068, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation and renewal of the South Central College, North Mankato campus; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Dill, Anzelc, Melin and Metsa introduced:

H. F. 2069, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Northeast Higher Education District; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2074, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at St. Paul College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2075, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the St. Paul College Health and Science Alliance Center Addition; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2076, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the St. Paul College culinary arts and computer numerical control/machine tool renovation; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Newton and Abeler introduced:

H. F. 2078, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for renovation of the Anoka Technical College automotive and manufacturing programs spaces; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 2084, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Minnesota West Community and Technical College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Hamilton introduced:

H. F. 2085, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for classrooms, powerline facility, and geothermal system renovation at Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Canby and Jackson; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2095, A bill for an act relating to children; modifying mental health screening and assessment procedures for certain children; requiring reports; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245.4874, subdivision 1.

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

Clark; Mariani; Dehn, R.; Newton and Kahn introduced:

H. F. 2113, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring aquatics instruction in public schools; amending Laws 2010, chapter 396, section 7, subdivision 3.

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

Clark and Kahn introduced:

H. F. 2114, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance maximum rates, absent days, registration fees, and activity fees; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.13, subdivisions 1, 7.

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

Clark and Kahn introduced:

H. F. 2115, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing a child care professional development pilot project; requiring a report; appropriating money; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 119B.09, subdivision 9a.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2130, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring student-to-school counselor ratio at national average; creating a task force on racial diversity of teachers and guidance counselors; requiring a report; 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.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2133, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a task force on establishing a postsecondary tuition endowment; requiring a report.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2135, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying eligibility of participants in the child care assistance program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.05, subdivision 1.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2136, A bill for an act relating to human services; creating the MFIP child well-being pilot project; appropriating money.

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

Dettmer introduced:

H. F. 2155, A bill for an act relating to education finance; permitting Independent School District No. 831, Forest Lake, to participate in the alternative facilities revenue program; amending Laws 1999, chapter 241, article 4, section 25, as amended.

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

Dorholt introduced:

H. F. 2174, A bill for an act relating to education; postsecondary; establishing the Minnesota Student Password Protection Act; providing penalties; proposing coding for new law as Minnesota Statutes, chapter 135B.

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

Yarusso introduced:

H. F. 2176, A bill for an act relating to early childhood education; providing for Montessori early childhood programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245A.03, subdivision 2; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 124D.

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

Murphy, E.; Ward, J.E.; Lillie and Atkins introduced:

H. F. 2180, A bill for an act relating to insurance; amending provisions relating to health coverage for school district employees; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 43A.316, by adding a subdivision; 123A.21, subdivisions 5, 6, 9; 123B.09, subdivision 12; 471.6161, subdivisions 1, 2, 3, by adding a subdivision; 471.895, subdivision 1; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivision 8.

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

Quam, Howe and Lohmer introduced:

H. F. 2189, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain teacher licensure provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 122A.09, subdivision 4; 122A.18, subdivision 2; 122A.23, subdivision 2.

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

Clark introduced:

H. F. 2194, A bill for an act relating to human services; exempting certain programs from human services licensure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245A.03, subdivision 2.

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

Winkler introduced:

H. F. 2204, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing adult basic education aid for certain program providers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.531, subdivisions 2, 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.531, subdivision 1.

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

Loeffler introduced:

H. F. 2206, A bill for an act relating to juvenile protection; modifying timeline for juvenile treatment screening teams to screen juveniles; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 260C.157, subdivision 3.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 2209, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for the school readiness program; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.16, subdivision 2; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 2.

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

Moran and Laine introduced:

H. F. 2211, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care assistance redeterminations of eligibility; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 119B.025, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.025, subdivision 1.

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

Sawatzky introduced:

H. F. 2212, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying requirements for a temporary limited license for speech-language pathologists; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.18, subdivision 7b.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2223, A bill for an act relating to education; creating grants for a pilot program to increase graduation rate and higher education enrollment among Latino students; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.19, subdivision 13.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2224, A bill for an act relating to human services; establishing projects to provide early intervention collaborative services to high-risk children and youth; appropriating money; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256.

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

Benson, J. and Erickson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2230, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the innovative delivery pilot project; appropriating money; amending Laws 2012, chapter 263, section 1.

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

Laine introduced:

H. F. 2252, A bill for an act relating to child care; modifying child care center director qualification requirements; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

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

Dorholt and Norton introduced:

H. F. 2256, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing the maximum amount of location equity revenue for any school district with more than 7,000 students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

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

Halverson introduced:

H. F. 2264, A bill for an act relating to education; increasing revenue for early childhood family education programs; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.135, subdivisions 1, 3.

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

Erickson, S.; Gruenhagen and Pugh introduced:

H. F. 2271, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for a performance-based pay system for teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 124D.10, by adding a subdivision; 126C.10, by adding subdivisions; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5; 124D.11, subdivision 1; 126C.10, subdivision 1; 126C.13, subdivision 4; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 136D; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.413; 122A.414; 122A.4144; 122A.415, subdivisions 1, 3; 122A.4155; 122A.416; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 122A.415, subdivisions 4, 5, 6.

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

Davnie, Radinovich, Nelson, Morgan and Masin introduced:

H. F. 2272, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring best value analysis and minimum standards for school service contracts; 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.

Mullery and Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 2273, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating funds for a grant to the Northside Achievement Zone.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2275, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for a grant to the Saint Paul Promise Neighborhood (SSPN).

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

Anderson, S.; Erickson, S., and Woodard introduced:

H. F. 2280, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing school districts to seek reimbursement of unpaid school meals money from the Minnesota Department of Education; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.111, as amended; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 9, section 1, subdivision 2.

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

Selcer, Mariani, Morgan, Rosenthal, Erhardt and Erickson, R. introduced:

H. F. 2283, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing an advisory task force on better aligning Minnesota’s alternative teacher professional pay system and teacher evaluation program.

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

Selcer, Dorholt, Rosenthal, Morgan, Erhardt and Radinovich introduced:

H. F. 2284, A bill for an act relating to higher education; regulating travel abroad study programs used for postsecondary education credit; 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.

Fischer; Hausman; Isaacson; Ward, J.A., and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 2290, A bill for an act relating to education finance; transferring the Harambee school from the East Metro Integration District to the Roseville School District.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2294, A bill for an act relating to corrections; authorizing a study of the effectiveness of risk assessment tools and the incarceration and release of juveniles.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 2296, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the allocation of compensatory revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.15, subdivision 5, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.15, subdivision 2.

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

Newberger, Savick and O’Driscoll introduced:

H. F. 2298, A bill for an act relating to higher education; requiring textbooks to be made available in electronic format; 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.

Ward, J.A.; Lien; Johnson, S.; Isaacson and Selcer introduced:

H. F. 2299, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the building lease levy for independent school districts and intermediate school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.40, subdivision 1.

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

Mullery, Winkler and Moran introduced:

H. F. 2302, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying the caregiver requirements for family child care; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 245A.02, subdivision 19; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 245A.

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

Winkler introduced:

H. F. 2305, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying a transfer student’s eligibility to participate in varsity competition; requiring a district to investigate a transfer student’s eligibility; imposing financial penalties; establishing a residency fraud task force; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 128C.02, by adding a subdivision.

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

Persell and Erickson, R. introduced:

H. F. 2309, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing full funding for K-12 pupil transportation; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivisions 1, 18.

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

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2310, A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying child care provider requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 119B.125, subdivision 1.

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

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Yarusso, Carlson, Urdahl, Davnie and Morgan introduced:

H. F. 2324, A bill for an act relating to education; including additional therapists within the teacher bargaining unit; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 179A.03, subdivision 18.

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

Sawatzky; Selcer; Ward, J.A.; McNamar; Schoen; Isaacson and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 2325, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing school boards to allocate staff development revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 122A.61, subdivision 1.

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

Slocum and Barrett introduced:

H. F. 2326, A bill for an act relating to education finance; creating additional funding sources for students in approved recovery programs; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 126C.01, by adding a subdivision; 126C.05, subdivision 8; 126C.10, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1; 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.

Anderson, M. introduced:

H. F. 2330, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for campus rightsizing and renovation at Central Lakes College, Staples; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Anderson, M. introduced:

H. F. 2331, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Central Lakes College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Simonson; Murphy, M., and Huntley introduced:

H. F. 2336, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Lake Superior College Allied Health and Science revitalization and renovation project; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Fritz introduced:

H. F. 2340, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a new roof at South Central College, Faribault; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Pelowski introduced:

H. F. 2341, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Sawatzky introduced:

H. F. 2343, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Higher Education Asset Preservation and Replacement projects on the Willmar and Hutchinson campuses of Ridgewater College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Gunther introduced:

H. F. 2345, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the city of Jackson library; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 2346, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Century College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 2347, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the digital fab lab, kitchen space, and solar panel system renovation at Century College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Fischer introduced:

H. F. 2349, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for a classroom and workforce alignment addition at Century College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Persell and Erickson, R. introduced:

H. F. 2352, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for Bemidji State University; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Brynaert; Johnson, C., and Cornish introduced:

H. F. 2358, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the clinical science building construction and renovation at 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 Higher Education Finance and Policy.

Moran introduced:

H. F. 2364, A bill for an act relating to human services; forecasting the basic sliding fee child care assistance program; modifying child care assistance provider reimbursement rates; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivision 9; 119B.035, subdivisions 1, 4; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivision 4a; 119B.231, subdivision 5; 256.017, subdivision 9; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 119B.011, subdivision 19b; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 119B.13, subdivision 1; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.011, subdivision 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.09, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.03, subdivision 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0020, subpart 8; 3400.0030; 3400.0060, subparts 2, 4, 6, 6a, 7.

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

Myhra; Erickson, S.; Woodard; Wills; Garofalo and Gruenhagen introduced:

H. F. 2367, A bill for an act relating to education; allowing an advanced placement computer science course to fulfill a mathematics or science credit requirement; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 120B.024, subdivision 2.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 2378, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for developmental screening aid; increasing funding for early education programs; extending services for English language learners; increasing funding for adult basic education; authorizing a charter school to access lease aid for facilities leased from a school district; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 121A.19; 124D.135, subdivision 1; 124D.16, subdivision 2; 124D.20, subdivision 3; 124D.59, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 124D.10, subdivision 23a; 124D.531, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 4, section 9, subdivision 2; article 8, section 5, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 14; 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 Finance.

Erickson, S.; Myhra and Woodard introduced:

H. F. 2380, A bill for an act relating to education; making decisions affecting teachers’ unrequested leaves of absence and teaching assignments; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.40, subdivision 10; 122A.41, subdivision 14; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.40, subdivision 11.

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

Myhra; Erickson, S., and Woodard introduced:

H. F. 2381, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying early learning scholarships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165.

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

Benson, J.; Norton and Erickson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2387, A bill for an act relating to education finance; eliminating the staff development mandate; modifying the allocation of compensatory revenue; authorizing a school district to publish its minutes and budget information on its Web site; removing a requirement that certain notices be sent by first class mail; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123B.09, subdivision 10; 123B.10, subdivisions 1, 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 122A.61, subdivision 1; 126C.15, subdivision 2; 126C.17, subdivision 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120A.40.

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

Morgan introduced:

H. F. 2396, A bill for an act relating to employment; requiring state agencies and professional licensing boards to expedite license processing for members of the military; providing for temporary licensure for certain military members; authorizing rulemaking; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 197.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 2397, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for policy for early childhood and family, kindergarten through grade 12, and adult education; making clarifying and technical changes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 124D.03, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6, by adding a subdivision; 124D.08, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120B.021, subdivision 4; 124D.10, subdivisions 1, 6, 8; 124D.165, subdivisions 2, 4; 124D.4531, subdivisions 1, 3, 3a; 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.

Halverson, Wills, Morgan, Mack, Atkins and Masin introduced:

H. F. 2429, A bill for an act relating to education; authorizing a lease levy for a satellite transportation hub space for Independent School District No. 196, Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan.

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

Erhardt introduced:

H. F. 2430, A bill for an act relating to education; amending the process for detachment and annexation of school district lands; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123A.45.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 2443, A bill for an act relating to education; permitting a September 1 school start date for the 2015-2016 school year only.

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

Winkler introduced:

H. F. 2462, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing adult basic education aid for community-based program providers; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.531, subdivisions 2, 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.531, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 14.

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

Davnie introduced:

H. F. 2476, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying standards for restrictive procedures; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 125A.0942.

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

Davnie, Mariani and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 2477, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for early childhood literacy programs; amending Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 3, section 37, subdivision 15.

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

Selcer; Newton; Dorholt; Abeler; Rosenthal; Sawatzky; Erhardt; Freiberg; Radinovich; Nelson; Morgan; Metsa; Bernardy; Lien; Moran; Yarusso; Fischer; Brynaert; Ward, J.A.; Anzelc; Allen and Masin introduced:

H. F. 2480, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing for nutrition policy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.111, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.111, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 7, section 21, subdivision 2.

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

Woodard introduced:

H. F. 2489, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying unrequested leave of absence provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.245, subdivision 1; 122A.40, subdivisions 5, 10, 11; 122A.41, subdivisions 2, 14; 123A.75, subdivision 1; 179A.20, by adding a subdivision; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.40, subdivision 11.

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

Ward, J.E. and Radinovich introduced:

H. F. 2494, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) at Central Lakes College; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Hausman introduced:

H. F. 2495, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Microbial Sciences Research Building at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Hausman; Yarusso; Erickson, R.; Mahoney; Lillie; Persell; Ward, J.A.; Fischer; Isaacson; Ward, J.E.; McNamar; Erhardt and Bly introduced:

H. F. 2496, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for research laboratory improvement at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Kiel introduced:

H. F. 2498, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Wellness and Recreation Center at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Kahn introduced:

H. F. 2499, A bill for an act relating to capital investment; appropriating money for the Tate Science and Teaching renovation at the University of Minnesota; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds.

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

Davnie, Morgan, Mariani and Selcer introduced:

H. F. 2514, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the postsecondary enrollment options program; creating a transportation funding source for certain pupils attending an area learning center; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123A.05, by adding a subdivision; 124D.09, subdivision 9; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 58, subdivision 3.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2540, A bill for an act relating to judiciary; establishing a sentence of life with release when certain juveniles commit a heinous crime; applying changes retroactively; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 244.05, subdivisions 4, 5; 609.106, by adding a subdivision.

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

Benson, J.; Sawatzky and Carlson introduced:

H. F. 2544, A bill for an act relating to education finance; clarifying the calculation of location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 126C.10, subdivision 2e; 126C.17, subdivisions 1, 6, 7b, 9, 9a.

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

Radinovich and Falk introduced:

H. F. 2547, A bill for an act relating to education; expanding eligibility for the location equity revenue program; making technical changes to the calculation of location equity revenue and referendum revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 126C.10, subdivision 2e; 126C.17, subdivision 1.

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

Radinovich; Erickson, R.; Ward, J.E.; Anzelc and McNamar introduced:

H. F. 2555, A bill for an act relating to education finance; taxes; allocating a portion of the state general tax on seasonal residential recreational property to school districts; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 275.025, by adding a subdivision; 276.112.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2558, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing funding for the early learning scholarship program; extending neighborhood achievement zone services; fully funding the basic sliding fee child care assistance program; modifying provider reimbursement rates; expanding the home visiting program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.02, subdivisions 1, 2; 119B.03, subdivision 9; 119B.035, subdivisions 1, 4; 119B.05, subdivision 5; 119B.08, subdivision 3; 119B.09, subdivision 4a; 119B.231, subdivision 5; 256.017, subdivision 9; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 119B.011, subdivision 19b; 119B.05, subdivision 1; 124D.165; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 8; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119B.011, subdivision 20a; 119B.03, subdivisions 1, 2, 5, 6, 6a, 6b, 8; 119B.09, subdivision 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 119B.03, subdivision 4; Minnesota Rules, parts 3400.0020, subpart 8; 3400.0030; 3400.0060, subparts 2, 4, 6, 6a, 7.

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

Hortman introduced:

H. F. 2563, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain compulsory instruction provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120A.22, subdivisions 5, 11; 120A.24, subdivision 1.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 2565, A bill for an act relating to education; capital investment; appropriating money for the library accessibility and improvement grants program; establishing the Books 4 Bricks program; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 134.45; 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 Finance.

Sawatzky introduced:

H. F. 2568, A bill for an act relating to education; reducing paperwork burdens by creating a unified online system for collecting and reporting required special education due process data and thereby increasing opportunities for special education educators to focus on teaching students; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 125A.08; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 5, section 31, subdivision 8.

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

Sawatzky, Simonson, Isaacson, Newton and Ward, J.A. introduced:

H. F. 2569, A bill for an act relating to education; adopting the interstate compact on educational opportunity for military children; requiring a military-connected youth identifier; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 127A.70, subdivision 1; 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.

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 2570, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing alternative compensation preparation revenue; increasing funding for certain districts and charter schools engaged in teacher development, evaluation, and peer coaching; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.413, subdivisions 1, 2; 122A.414, subdivisions 2, 3; 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.

Slocum, Radinovich and Ward, J.A. introduced:

H. F. 2575, A bill for an act relating to teachers; limiting placement of practice or student teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.69.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2583, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a 21st century skills development pilot project; appropriating money.

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

Norton and Liebling introduced:

H. F. 2585, A bill for an act relating to education finance; adjusting the location equity regional definition; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

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

Radinovich, Selcer, Garofalo, Morgan and Woodard introduced:

H. F. 2587, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for information technology certifications through public-private partnership; appropriating money.

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

 

Zerwas, Peppin and Daudt introduced:

H. F. 2588, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying definition of equity region; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.10, subdivision 28.

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

Urdahl; Marquart; Mariani; Erickson, S., and Woodard introduced:

H. F. 2589, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a school year-long student teaching pilot program; appropriating money.

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

Woodard; Erickson, S., and Barrett introduced:

H. F. 2594, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain assessment reporting requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 120B.31, by adding a subdivision.

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

Metsa, Melin, Anzelc, Radinovich, Davnie and Isaacson introduced:

H. F. 2629, A bill for an act relating to education finance; taxation; minerals; encouraging cooperatively authorized secondary programs; expanding cooperation aid; imposing an excise tax on royalties; allowing an income and corporate franchise tax credit; increasing the taconite production tax rate; modifying the distribution of production taxes; providing security for payment of certain school bonds; authorizing uses of the Douglas J. Johnson economic protection trust fund; establishing a trust account to finance school facilities on the Iron Range; authorizing the sale and issuance of state bonds; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 123A.442, by adding a subdivision; 123A.485; 123A.64; 290.01, by adding a subdivision; 290.06, by adding a subdivision; 290.62; 290.923, by adding a subdivision; 298.28, subdivision 11, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 123B.53, subdivision 1; 126C.48, subdivision 8; 290.10, subdivision 1; 298.292, subdivision 2; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 58, subdivision 5; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 123A; 290; 298; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 290.923, subdivision 1.

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

 

 

 

Wills; Erickson, S.; O’Neill; Franson; Schomacker; Hertaus and Loon introduced:

H. F. 2630, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing for nutrition policy; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.111, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.111, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 7, section 21, subdivision 2.

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

Kiel; Fabian; Uglem; Nornes; Erickson, R., and McNamar introduced:

H. F. 2648, A bill for an act relating to education finance; including compliance with EPA rules for school generators as an eligible use of health and safety revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.57, subdivision 6.

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

Norton; Dettmer; Mariani; Sundin; Erickson, R., and Freiberg introduced:

H. F. 2672, A bill for an act relating to education; directing commissioner of education to prepare report for the legislature on K-12 students’ experience with physical education.

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

Mariani; Bly; Erickson, S.; Isaacson and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 2674, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the annual program growth factor for the adult basic education program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.531, subdivision 1; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 14.

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

Davnie, Brynaert, Bly, Mariani and Erickson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2675, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing requirements for a standard adult high school diploma; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.52, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.52, subdivision 8.

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

 

 

Mariani, Davnie, Moran and Erickson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2679, A bill for an act relating to education finance; linking extended time revenue to the basic formula allowance; extending services for English language learners; increasing the safe schools levy; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.59, subdivision 2; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 126C.10, subdivision 2a; 126C.44.

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

Selcer and Erhardt introduced:

H. F. 2681, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying school district review and comment requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.71, subdivisions 8, 9; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.71, subdivision 1.

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

Bly and Faust introduced:

H. F. 2683, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing response to intervention requirements; establishing a committee to review statewide testing; requiring rulemaking.

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

Schoen introduced:

H. F. 2688, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for teacher-complaint data sharing; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.20, subdivision 2.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 2691, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing a due date for an evaluation report of the early learning scholarships; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165, subdivision 5.

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

 

 

 

Sawatzky; Ward, J.E.; Isaacson and Newton introduced:

H. F. 2693, A bill for an act relating to education; implementing recommendations of the 2014 Special Education Case Load and Rule Alignment Task Force; authorizing the commissioner of education to use expedited rulemaking to implement the rule recommendations of the task force; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 121A.582, subdivision 1; 125A.08; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 125A.0942, subdivision 2; 626.556, subdivision 2.

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

Brynaert, Anzelc, Hackbarth, Hertaus and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 2696, A bill for an act relating to education; appropriating money for equity in telecommunications access; amending Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 6, section 12, subdivision 5.

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

INTRODUCED MARCH 4th:

Sundin, Davids and Faust introduced:

H. F. 2698, A bill for an act relating to education finance; providing debt service equalization for debt incurred as the result of a natural disaster; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 127A.49, subdivisions 2, 3; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 123B.53, subdivision 1; 123B.54; 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 Finance.

Slocum, Mariani, Woodard and Erickson, S. introduced:

H. F. 2706, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain charter school provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivisions 4, 6a, 8, 9, 17a, 17b.

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

Isaacson, Selcer and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 2707, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing grants to intermediate school districts for professional development activities to eradicate exclusionary practices; appropriating money.

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

Introduced March 10th:

Isaacson; Urdahl; Mariani; Ward, J.A.; Anzelc; Yarusso; Morgan; Erickson, R.; Wills; Barrett; Sawatzky; Faust; Brynaert; Leidiger; Benson, J.; Bly; Mullery; Lien; Metsa; Newton; Slocum; Radinovich; Selcer; McDonald; Woodard and Bernardy introduced:

H. F. 2861, A bill for an act relating to education; directing the commissioner of education to consult with experts to determine the content and status of Minnesota’s career and technical education programs; appropriating money.

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

Persell introduced:

H. F. 2868, A bill for an act relating to education; creating a working group to study compliance with the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children.

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

Yarusso introduced:

H. F. 2871, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying testing requirements related to teacher licensure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 122A.09, subdivision 4; 122A.18, subdivision 2; 122A.23, subdivision 2.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 2872, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying the definition of single purpose authorizer; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.10, subdivision 3.

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

Sawatzky introduced:

H. F. 2919, A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring a facilities finance plan to be included in fiscal year 2016-2017 budget recommendations; providing onetime school facilities improvement revenue; establishing a base for the new facilities finance plan; appropriating money.

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

Mullery introduced:

H. F. 2921, A bill for an act relating to education, and early childhood and youth development; establishing Success for All program; 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 Early Childhood and Youth Development Policy.

Bly introduced:

H. F. 2931, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain special education provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 125A.08.

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

Faust introduced:

H. F. 2935, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain teacher background check requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 123B.03, subdivision 1a.

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

Slocum; Erickson, S., and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 2942, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying postsecondary enrollment options dissemination of information requirements; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.09, subdivision 9.

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

Introduced March 12th:

Clark introduced:

H. F. 2952, A bill for an act relating to education finance; requiring a report on educational revenue and expenditures by age and grade level.

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

Cornish introduced:

H. F. 3008, A bill for an act relating to education; requiring notice to be given to enroll in online learning; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 124D.095, subdivision 3.

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

Introduced March 13th:

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3045, A bill for an act relating to education; directing the Board of Teaching to enter into an interstate reciprocity agreement for teacher licensure; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.23, by adding a subdivision.

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

Mariani; Carlson; Moran; Metsa; Murphy, E., and Davnie introduced:

H. F. 3062, A bill for an act relating to education; recognizing the native and English language development and academic needs of English learners, from young children to adults; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119A.50, subdivision 3; 120B.12; 122A.06, subdivision 4; 122A.14, subdivisions 2, 3; 122A.18, subdivisions 2a, 4; 122A.19; 122A.413, subdivision 2; 122A.414, subdivision 2; 122A.60, subdivisions 1a, 2, 3; 122A.68, subdivision 3; 122A.74; 123A.06, subdivision 2; 123B.04, subdivision 4; 123B.147, subdivision 3; 124D.13, subdivision 2; 124D.15, subdivision 3; 124D.49, subdivision 3; 124D.52, as amended; 124D.522; 124D.59, subdivision 2; 124D.895; 124D.8955; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 120B.11; 120B.115; 120B.125; 120B.35, subdivision 3; 120B.36, subdivision 1; 122A.09, subdivision 4; 122A.18, subdivision 2; 122A.40, subdivision 8; 122A.41, subdivision 5; 127A.70, subdivision 2; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.19, subdivision 3.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3074, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain teacher licensure provisions; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 122A.23, subdivision 2.

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

Loeffler and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3080, A bill for an act relating to education; clarifying definition of continuing employment for probationary teachers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.40, subdivision 5; 122A.41, subdivision 2.

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

PROPOSED BILLS ON MARCH 17th:

 

Radinovich introduced:

H. F. 3088, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing an environmental education advancement program; 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.

Faust introduced:

H. F. 3093, A bill for an act relating to education; removing redundant, obsolete, and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous corrections to statutes; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 120A.22, subdivision 2; 120A.32; 121A.36; 122A.09, subdivision 7; 124D.141, subdivisions 2, 3; 127A.41, subdivision 7; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 119A.04, subdivision 3; 119A.08; 120A.30; 120B.19; 120B.24; 121A.17, subdivision 9; 122A.52; 122A.53; 122A.61, subdivision 2; 122A.71; 124D.24; 124D.25; 124D.26; 124D.27; 124D.28; 124D.29; 124D.30; 124D.31.

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

Bly and Slocum introduced:

H. F. 3124, A bill for an act relating to education; removing area learning center assignment provision; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 120A.22, subdivision 5.

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

Moran, Mariani and Selcer introduced:

H. F. 3128, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing programs to increase STEM competitiveness; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.10, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 1; 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.

Carlson; Winkler; Marquart; Mullery; Mariani; Metsa; Radinovich; Lien; Savick; Ward, J.E.; Kahn; Persell; Abeler; Selcer; Hornstein; Hilstrom; Dorholt; Huntley; Isaacson; Paymar; Newton and Clark introduced:

H. F. 3131, A bill for an act relating to early learning; expanding the availability of early learning scholarships; funding home health visit programs; providing assistance to child care providers to participate in the quality rating system; creating an early childhood scholarship pilot program; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 124D.165, subdivision 3, by adding a subdivision; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 8, section 5, subdivision 8.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 3139, A bill for an act relating to education finance; authorizing the voluntary realignment of the school district boundaries for Independent School District Nos. 152, Moorhead, and 2164, Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton.

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

Newton introduced:

H. F. 3150, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying special education caseload provisions; 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.

Mariani; Brynaert; Slocum; Bly; Davnie; Simonson; Johnson, C.; Fischer; Hornstein; Liebling; Freiberg; Murphy, M.; Allen; Loeffler; Huntley; Lesch; Dehn, R.; Kahn; Newton; Winkler; Laine; Wagenius; Mahoney; Johnson, S.; Paymar; Lillie; Norton and Hansen introduced:

H. F. 3168, A bill for an act relating to education; providing for programs to promote healthy relationships and sexual development; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 121A.23.

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

Marquart introduced:

H. F. 3171, A bill for an act relating to education; providing funding and policy modifications for early childhood, kindergarten through grade 12, and adult education, including general education, education excellence, special education, nutrition, and self-sufficiency and lifelong learning; making forecast adjustments; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 122A.415, subdivision 1; 123A.05, subdivision 2; 124D.09, subdivision 13; 124D.111, by adding a subdivision; 124D.522; 124D.531, subdivision 3; 125A.76, subdivision 2; 126C.10, subdivisions 25, 26; Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, sections 124D.11, subdivision 1; 124D.111, subdivision 1; 124D.531, subdivision 1; 124D.862, subdivisions 1, 2; 125A.11, subdivision 1; 125A.76, subdivisions 1, 2a, 2b, 2c; 125A.79, subdivisions 1, 5, 8; 126C.05, subdivision 15; 126C.10, subdivisions 2a, 24, 31; 126C.17, subdivisions 6, 7b, 9, 9a; 126C.44; 127A.47, subdivision 7; Laws 2013, chapter 116, article 1, section 58, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11; article 3, section 37, subdivisions 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 20; article 4, section 9, subdivision 2; article 5, section 31, subdivisions 2, 3, 4; article 6, section 12, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6; article 7, section 21, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9; article 8, section 5, subdivisions 2, 3, 4, 10, 11, 14; article 9, section 2.

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

INTRODUCED MARCH 19th:

Pugh; Newberger; Lohmer; McDonald; Erickson, S.; Woodard; Franson; Scott; Myhra; Runbeck and Leidiger introduced:

H. F. 3174, A bill for an act relating to education; establishing parental rights; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 119A.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3175, A bill for an act relating to health; appropriating money for a health impact assessment; requiring a report.

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

FitzSimmons introduced:

H. F. 3182, A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding school district eligibility for location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

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

FitzSimmons and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3185, A bill for an act relating to education finance; expanding school district eligibility for location equity revenue; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

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

Morgan, Bly, Faust and Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3188, A bill for an act relating to education finance; increasing the general education basic formula; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2.

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

Mariani introduced:

H. F. 3199, A bill for an act relating to education; repealing a prohibition against employing bilingual and ESL teachers to replace a presently employed teacher who otherwise would not be replaced; repealing Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 122A.19, subdivision 3.

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

INTRODUCED MARCH 20th:

Norton introduced:

H. F. 3239, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying the location equity revenue formula; amending Minnesota Statutes 2013 Supplement, section 126C.10, subdivision 2e.

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

List finished on March 20th

BILLS INTRODUCED ON MARCH 24th:

Erickson, S.; Scott; Benson, M.; Franson; Gruenhagen; Pugh and Leidiger introduced:

H. F. 3270, A bill for an act relating to education; modifying certain school liability provisions; creating a civil cause of action; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, 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.

BILLS INTRODUCED ON MARCH 26th:

FitzSimmons introduced:

H. F. 3297, A bill for an act relating to education finance; modifying definition of equity region; amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 126C.10, subdivision 28.

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

Dehn, R. introduced:

H. F. 3300, A bill for an act relating to education finance; appropriating money for a grant to the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board.

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