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Legislative Session number- 84

Bill Name: SF2851

4E Relating to state lands


Prohibiting a city from
selling, leasing or contracting property listed on the national register of
historic places except under certain conditions, requiring a report to the
legislature; waiving certain state park permit fee requirements for military
personnel serving in active service and stationed outside the state while home
on leave; authorizing city councils to establish by resolution cartway easements
under certain conditions, allowing alternative route selection, requiring
petitioner damages payment, prohibiting city use of street or bridge funds,
exception, specifying maintenance costs; modifying certain Itasca county survey
requirements on certain lots; modifying a certain prior public sale in St. Louis
county; adding certain lands to Crow Wing state park in Cass county, to
Frontenac state park in Goodhue county, to Grand Portage state park in Cook
county, to Mille Lacs Kathio state park in Mille Lacs county and to Split Rock
Creek state park in Pipestone county; adding and deleting certain land to
William O'Brien state park in Washington county; deleting certain lands from
Banning state park in Pine county and Schoolcraft state park in Itasca county;
deleting certain lands from the Iron Range off-highway vehicle recreation area
in St. Louis county and the Minnesota Valley state recreation area in Sibley
county the Rush River wayside; adding certain land to the Rum River state forest
in Kanabec, Mille Lacs and Morrison counties; authorizing and providing for the
public sales of certain surplus land bordering public water in Anoka, Morrison,
Otter Tail, Washington, and Wright counties, the private sale of tax-forfeited
land bordering public water in Chisago, Clearwater, the private sale of certain
surplus land in Goodhue county, private sales of certain surplus state land
bordering public water in Hennepin, Lake of the Woods and Mille Lacs counties;
providing for the conveyance of tax-forfeited land bordering public water or
wetlands in Hennepin and Marshall counties, the public and private sales of
tax-forfeited land bordering public water in Itasca, Pine, and St. Louis
counties and certain tax-forfeited land exchanges; providing for the conveyance
of surplus land in Otter Tail county; authorizing the commissioner of natural
resources (DNR) to exchange certain land within Nerstrand Big Woods state park
in Rice county; providing for conservation easements for wetland restoration in
St. Louis county; providing for the public sale or exchange of surplus land
containing peat in St. Louis county; providing for the private sale of tax
forfeited land in Stevens county; requiring the commissioner of revenue to allow
parcel replacement for claimants participating in the sustainable forest
incentive act; requiring the Minnesota historical society in consultation with
Koochiching county, the Minnesota Indian affairs council, interested Indian
tribes, and other interested parties to study the future of the grand mound
state historic site, requiring a legislative report by a certain date; providing
for the conveyance of surplus state land at the Brainerd regional treatment


Expanding the
definition of claimant, modifying the sustainable forest resource management
incentive program, clarifying property transfers and sales and timber harvesting
and forest management guidelines