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Interim Committee Bill Drafts

(2003-2005 Interim)

Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations

May 7, 2004

Expiration of the document preservation fund 50069.0100

September 8, 2004

Expiration of the Document Preservation Fund 50069.0100

Consolidation of mill levies 50155.0100

Waiver of penalties and interest on deliquent property taxes and period of property tax delinquency before foreclosure of a tax lien 50156.0100

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Budget Committee on Human Services

September 22, 2004

Approval of tribal-state gaming compacts 50157.0100

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Budget Section

October 5, 2004

Resolution authorizing the Budget Section of the Legislative Council to hold the required legislative hearings on state plans 53005.0100

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Commerce Committee

November 13, 2003

Establishment of an unemployment insurance advisory council 50009.0100

Establishment of an unemployment insurance advisory council 50010.0100

March 9, 2004

Establishment of an unemployment insurance advisory council 50010.0200

Determination of unemployment insurance tax rates 50040.0100

May 20, 2004

Establishment of an unemployment insurance advisory council 50010.0200

Determination of unemployment insurance tax rates 50040.0200

June 23, 2004

Establishment of an unemployment insurance advisory council 50010.0200

Determination of unemployment insurance tax rates 50040.0200

October 19, 2004

Licensure and regulation of contractors 50190.0100

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Criminal Justice Committee

August 10-11, 2004

Appropriation for a public education and awareness campaign regarding vulnerable adult abuse and neglect 50088.0100

Establish the commission on legal counsel for indigents for the purpose of providing indigent defense services 50089.0100

Provide for a guardianship services system 50090.0100

Filing of annual reports by guardians and conservators 50134.0100

Appointment of a successor guardian 50135.0100

Law enforcement training fund and motor vehicle insurance premium tax 50146.0100

September 23, 2004

Appointment of a successor guardian 50135.0200

Provide an appropriation training for law enforcement officers and other emergency service providers 50146.0200

Smoking restrictions in nonpublic workplaces 50166.0100

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Economic Development Committee

August 5, 2004

Commissioner of Commerce's duty to identify target industries and to report to the Legislative Council 50107.0100

Commissioner of Commerce's duty to establish an image information program to assist in providing a positive image of the state 50108.0100

Commissioner of Commerce's duty to establish a toll-free business development program 50109.0100

Creation of an international trade division of the Department of Commerce and expansion of the Economic Development and Finance Division 50110.0100

Local economic development services provided by the Division of Economic Development and Finance 50111.0100

Creation of a statewide manufacturers' association 50112.0100

An information program regarding the state's purchasing practices 50113.0100

Risk capital network program 50115.0100

Study of how to stimulate technology commercialization and report to the Legislative Council 50116.0100

Study of corporate taxes and tax incentives to stimulate the business climate and report to the Legislative Council 50118.0100

Study of liability and insurance issues as they relate to the business environment and report to the Legislative Council 50120.0100

Study of intellectual property rights and report to the Legislative Council 50122.0100

Study of economic development incentives and report to the Legislative Council 50123.0100

Provide for a North Dakota business climate initiative study by the Legislative Council and Department of Commerce 50124.0100

Eligibility and qualifications for seed capital investment tax credits 50145.0100

September 15, 2004

Commissioner of Commerce's duty to identify target industries and report to the Legislative Council 50107.0100

Commissioner of Commerce's duty to establish an image information program to assist in providing a positive image of the state 50108.0100

Commissioner of Commerce's duty to establish a toll-free business hotline and report to the Legislative Council 50109.0200

Creation of an international trade division and services of the economic development and finance division North Dakota American Indian business office 50110.0200

Local economic development services provided by the Division of Economic Development and Finance 50111.0200

Provide for a manufacturing initiative to assist manufacturers and report to the Legislative Council 50112.0200

Providing information regarding the state's procurement opportunities and report to the Legislative Council 50113.0200

Department of career and technical education work experience pilot program and report to the Legislative Council 50114.0100

Powers of the Bank of North Dakota and the powers of the North Dakota Development Fund, Inc., and report to the Legislative Council 50115.0200

Study of how to stimulate technology commercialization and report to the Legislative Council 50116.0100

Provide for a study of corporate taxes and tax incentives to stimulate the business climate and report to the Legislative Council 50118.0100

Provide for a study of liability insurance issues as they relate to the business environment and report to the Legislative Council 50120.0200

Provide for a study of intellectual property rights and report to the Legislative Council 50122.0100

Provide for a study of economic development incentives and report to the Legislative Council 50123.0100

Provide for a North Dakota business climate initiative study by the Legislative Council and the Department of Commerce 50124.0100

Eligibility and qualifications for seed capital investment tax credits 50145.0200

Centers of excellence program and report to the Legislative Council 50161.0200

Cross-references affected by the repeal of the venture capital corporation law, venture capital corporations and the Myron G. Nelson Fund, Inc. 50167.0100

Provide for a transportation study and report to the Legislative Council 50168.0100

October 12, 2004

Department of Career and Technical Education cooperative work experience program, a Division of Economic Development and Finance local economic developer 50180.0100

Department of Commerce monitoring return on investment of financial assistance programs 50192.0200

Duration of property and income tax exemptions for new and expanding businesses 50196.0100

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Education Committee

September 8, 2004

Enrollment and provisions of services to elementary and high school students placed by out-of-state agencies or entities 50087.0300

October 4, 2004

Use of data envelopment analysis 50176.0100

Formula for calculating supplemental payments to high school districts 50177.0100

Formula for calculating supplemental payments to high school districts and emergency declaration 50178.0100

Distribution of hold harmless payments to certain high school districts elibigle to receive supplemental payments 50179.0100

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Electric Industry Competition Committee

July 6, 2004

Elimination of gross receipts taxes for rural electric cooperatives and substitution of centrally assessed property taxes 50064.0200

Proposed Amendments to Bill Draft No. 30619.0100 59306.0000

August 30, 2004

Elimination of gross receipts taxes for rural electric cooperatives and substitution of centrally assessed property taxes 50064.0200

Taxation of generation, distribution, and transmission of electric power 50121.0100

Proposed amendments to bill draft No. 50121.0100 59306.0100

October 14, 2004

Elimination of gross receipts taxes for rural electric cooperatives and substitution of centrally assessed property taxes 50064.0200

Renewable electricity credit trading and tracking system by the public service commission 50098.0200

Taxation of generation, distribution, and transmission of electric power 50121.0200

Proposed amendments to bill draft no. 50121.0100 59306.0200

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Emergency Services Committee

September 9-10, 2004

Qualifications of local health officers 50147.0100

Authorizing the Attorney General to provide legal counsel to boards of health 50148.0100

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Employee Benefits Programs Committee

June 4, 2004

Use of pharmacy benefits managers by the public employees retirement board 50011.0100

Expansion of the uniform group insurance program 50022.0100

Participation by political subdivision employees in the uniform group insurance program 50043.0100

Teachers' fund for retirement compliance with the Internal Revenue Code 50050.0100

Employee criminal history record investigation 50051.0200

Supplemental payments to retirees under the highway patrolmen's retirement system and the public employees retirement system 50053.0100

Acceptance and expenditure of funds by the retirement board for the uniform group insurance program from third parties 50054.0100

Retiree health benefit fund 50055.0200

Primary insurance benefits under the old-age and survivor insurance system 50056.0100

September 8, 2004

Use of pharmacy benefits managers by the public employees retirement board 50011.0100

Expansion of the uniform group insurance program 50022.0100

Teachers' fund for retirement compliance with the Internal Revenue Code 50050.0100

Employee criminal history record investigation 50051.0200

Temporary employee participation in the defined contribution retirement plan under the public employees retirement system 50052.0200

Supplemental payments to retirees under the highway patrolmen's retirement system and the public employees retirement system 50053.0100

Acceptance and expenditure of funds by the retirement board for the uniform group insurance program from third parties 50054.0100

Retiree health benefit fund 50055.0200

Primary insurance benefits under the old-age and survivor insurance system 50056.0100

Participation by short-term summer school contract teachers in the teachers' fund for retirement 50165.0100

October 26, 2004

Use of pharmacy benefits managers by the Public Employees Retirement Board 50011.0100

Expansion of the uniform group insurance program to allow participation by permanent and temporary employees of private sector employers 50022.0100

Participation by political subdivision employees in the uniform group insurance program 50043.0100

Teachers' fund for retirement compliance with the Internal Revenue Code 50050.0100

Employee criminal history record investigation 50051.0200

Temporary employee participation in the defined contribution retirement plan under the Public Employees Retirement System 50052.0300

Supplemental payments to retirees under the Highway Patrolmen's Retirement System and the Public Employees Retirement System 50053.0100

Acceptance and expenditure of funds by the Retirement Board for the uniform group insurance program from third parties 50054.0100

The Retiree Health Benefit Fund 50055.0200

Primary insurance benefits under the old-age and survivor insurance system 50056.0100

Primary insurance benefits under the old-age and survivor insurance system 50056.0200

Participation by short-term summer school contract teachers in the teachers' fund for retirement 50165.0200

Returning to employment after retirement under the Public Employees Retirement System 50201.0100

December 6, 2004

Permits the retiree health insurance credit payment to be applied to premium payments for any health insurance coverage selected by the retiree 50248.0100

January 13, 2005

Relates to use of pharmacy benefits managers by the public employees retirement board 50011.0200

Proposed amendments to Senate Bill No. 2215 50022.0102

Relates to returning to employment after retirement under the public employees retirement system defined contribution retirement plan 50201.0300

Relates to use of the retiree health benefits fund credit to purchase health insurance 50248.0100

Relates to computation of service credit under the teachers' fund for retirement 50597.0100

Relates to confidentiality of teachers' fund for retirement records 50598.0100

January 26, 2005

Relates to health insurance coverage and public employee heaelth insurance coverage for diabetes 50006.0100

Relates to public employees retirement system health insurance coverage of colorectal cancer screening 50347.0200

Realtes to public employees retirement system health insurance coverage of outpatient prescription drugs 50447.0100

Relates to the definition of wages and salaries for purposes of the public employees retirement system 50753.0100

March 16, 2005

Relates to participation by employees of the department of career and technical education in the public employees retirement system 50845.0100

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Government Performance & Accountability Committee

June 30, 2004

Information included in the executive budget 50060.0100

August 26, 2004

Information included in the executive budget 50060.0200

October 4, 2004

Provide for state government performance and accountability 50060.0300

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Higher Education Committee

September 13-14, 2004

Appropriation of higher education institutions' special revenue funds 50093.0100

Budget requests and block grant appropriations for the North Dakota University System 50094.0100

Cancellation of unexpected appropriations for the North Dakota University System 50095.0100

A concurrent resolution directing the Legislative Council to study the State Board of Higher Education's performance and accountability measures 53001.0100

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Information Technology Committee

September 16, 2004

Powers and duties of the Information Technology Committee and the Information Technology Department, information technology plans and annual reports 50129.0200

Establishment of a statewide information technology improvements revolving fund 50130.0200

Major information technology projects, the State Information Technology Advisory Committee, information technology standards and use of services 50131.0200

Exclusion of certain policies, standards, and guidelines of the Information Technology Dept. from compliance with the Administrative Agencies Practices Act 50132.0200

November 3, 2004

Establishment of a statewide information technology improvements revolving fund 50130.0200

Exclusions, standards, guidelines, and prioritization of information technology projects, plans, and reports 50187.0100

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Judicial Process Committee

October 4, 2004

Technical corrections and improper, inaccurate, redundant, missing, or obsolete references 50164.0100

Release of confidential information 50171.0100

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Legislative Audit and Fiscal Review Committee

August 10, 2004

Correction of erroneous distributions by the state treasurer 50099.0100

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Legislative Compensation Commission

August 18, 2004

Lodging expense reimbursement for members of the Legislative Assembly 50080.0100

Mileage and travel expense reimbursement for state officials and employees 50081.0100

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Legislative Management Committee

October 4, 2004

Meeting of the Legislative Organizational Session 50186.0100

Proposed amendments to Senate and House Rules 206 59217.0100

Proposed amendments to Senate and House Rules 321 59218.0100

Proposed amendments to Senate Rule 350 59219.0100

Proposed amendments to Senate and House Rules 401(3) 59220.0100

Proposed amendments to Joint Rule 206 59221.0100

Proposed amendments to Joint Rule 603(2) 59222.0100

Proposed Amendments to Joint Rule 1001(3) 59223.0100

Proposed amendments to Joint Rule 208 59384.0100

November 8, 2004

Legislative Rules Changes Approved by the Legislative Management Committee 59416.0100

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Natural Resources Committee

April 19, 2004

Notice of release of surface coal mining performance bonds 50019.0200

Release of surface mining and reclamation performance bonds 50047.0100

July 27, 2004

Transportation of game and fish taken on Indian trust lands 50017.0100

Notice of release of surface coal mining performance bonds 50019.0200

Release of surface mining and reclamation performance bonds 50047.0100

Surface coal mining maps 50133.0100

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No Child Left Behind Committee

September 9-10, 2004

Compulsory school attendance and motor vehicle operators' licenses 50082.0100

October 4, 2004

Appointment of a select committee to study the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 50175.0100

Concurrent resolution urging Congress to amend the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 53007.0100

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Public Services Committee

January 27, 2004

State seed arbitration board and labeling requirements for seed labeling fees 50027.0100

May 6, 2004

Insurance requirements for auctioneers and auction clerks 50057.0100

Regulation of wholesale potato dealers and continuing appropriation 50058.0100

State bonding fund and bonding of the dairy promotion commission 50059.0100

September 9, 2004

State Seed Department, seed labeling, and certified seed 50027.0200

Insurance requirements for auctioneers and auction clerks 50057.0100

Regulation of wholesale potato dealers 50058.0100

State bonding fund 50059.0200

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Taxation Committee

July 16, 2004

Corporate income tax rates 50071.0100

The filing period for a claim for credit or refund attributable to the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act by a nonresident member of the U.S. armed services 50072.0100

Lodging gross receipts tax 50073.0200

Tax liens and imposition of sales and use taxes 50074.0100

Inclusion of corporations in a unitary relationship and incorporated in a tax haven as part of a water's edge corporate income tax filing election 50075.0100

Filing of composite income tax returns by pass-through entities 50076.0100

Income taxes on interest on dividends from foreign securities and securities of states and their political subdivisions under the simplified method 50077.0100

North Dakota representation on the streamlined sales tax governing board 50100.0100

September 22, 2004

Lodging gross receipts tax 50073.0400

Filing of composite income tax returns by passthrough entities 50076.0200

Qualifications for the farm residence property tax exemption 50137.0200

Limitation of the value of property exempt under the farm residence exemption 50138.0100

Verification of claims for the farm residence property tax exemption 50144.0100

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Transportation Committee

September 29, 2003

Filing of liens on a motor vehicle 50003.0100

January 15, 2004

Filing of liens on a motor vehicle 50003.0100

March 16, 2004

Filing of liens on a motor vehicle 50003.0100

Bonding and regulation of low-speed vehicle dealers 50041.0100

New motorcycle dealer franchise and motorcycle dealer licensing 50042.0100

June 2, 2004

Bonding and regulation of low-speed vehicle dealers 50041.0200

New motorcycle dealer franchise and motorcycle dealer licensing 50042.0200

Exclusion of motorcycles from the uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage of an automobile policy 50083.0100

Bonding and regulation of snowmobile dealers 50085.0100

Bonding and regulation of all-terrain vehicle dealers 50086.0100

July 15, 2004

Bonding and regulation of low-speed vehicle dealers 50041.0200

New motorcycle dealer franchise 50042.0300

Exclusion of motorcycles from the uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage of an automobile policy 50083.0100

Bonding and regulation of snowmobile dealers 50085.0100

Bonding and regulation of all-terrain vehicle dealers 50086.0100

Limitation on recovery for noneconomic loss for a person driving without liability insurance, self-insurance, and out-of-state automobile accidents 50092.0100

September 10, 2004

Bonding and regulation of low-speed vehicle dealers 50041.0300

New motorcycle dealer franchise and motorcycle dealer licensing 50042.0400

Exclusion of motorcycles from the uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage of an automobile policy 50083.0100

Bonding and regulation of snowmobile dealers 50085.0200

Bonding and regulation of all-terrain vehicle dealers 50086.0200

No-fault motor vehicle insurance 50102.0200

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