Sen. Marty

Wiklund, Marty and Little respond to passage of the Alec Smith Insulin Affordability Act

Today, the Minnesota Legislature passed HF 3100, the Alec Smith Insulin Affordability Act. This bill requires manufacturers to provide insulin at no cost to individuals or pharmacies for emergency access and has increased penalties on those manufacturers who fail to comply. In response to the passage of HF 3100, Senators Melissa Halvorson Wiklund, John Marty, and Matt Little released the following statement.

Preventing Catalytic Converter Theft

To address the sharp rise in catalytic converter thefts, Senator John Marty (DFL-Roseville) is introducing legislation that would prevent scrap metal dealers from buying catalytic converters from anyone other than a bona fide automobile repair shop.