Top Legislative Accomplishments

TRANSPORTATION CHIEF AUTHOR:

HF 34681 Anoka County State Aid Highway 56/57

Highway 10 Ramsey Gateway to remove stoplight, build over passes, Safety upgrades, Congestion solutions on Hwy 10.  Passed in a 2021 Transportation Ominous bill.

HF 30661 Anoka highway rail upgrade separation project 

Highway 47 Bridge over the railroad tracks. Previously, long lines of cars and trucks are stretched back for blocks, as 40 to 80 trains rumble over Burlington Northern Santa Fe’s main line tracks. 

HF 35381 Coon Rapids Highway 10 

Provide funding and appropriation to add a 3rd lane to Highway 10. 

HF 35381 Coon Rapids Highway 10 

Provide funding and appropriation to add a 3rd lane to Highway 10. 

HF 23331 MN State Patrol Salary              

Signed into law was an increase of state trooper salary.

FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS:

HF 36891 Voter ID

A photo ID to be required to register to vote and to vote.  A voter identification card created provisional ballots established, reports required, and money appropriated

HF 30253 Emergency Powers             

Legislative approval required to extend the peacetime emergency past 30 days.  Both bodies would need to approve anything passed 30 days.            

HF 30113 Emergency Powers

Legislative approval required to extend peacetime emergency duration by the governor.  This bill adopted the language from Dr. Scott Jensen and Senator Jim Abler is the current Senate author.              

HF 30233 2nd Amendment              

MN Personal Protection Act amended, lifetime permits to carry handguns created and permit to carry application fee reduced.