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relating to local government; providing for effect of orderly annexation
agreement; limiting the annexation by ordinance of certain parcels;amending
Minnesota Statutes 2012, sections 414.0325, subdivision 6; 414.033, by adding a
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 414.0325, subdivision 6, is amended to read:
Subd. 6. Validity, effect of orderly annexation agreement.
An orderly annexation
agreement is a binding contract upon all parties to the agreement and is enforceable in the
district court in the county in which the unincorporated property in question is located.
The provisions of an orderly annexation agreement are not preempted by any provision
of this chapter unless the agreement specifically provides so. If an orderly annexation
agreement provides the exclusive procedures by which the unincorporated property
identified in the agreement may be annexed to the municipality, the municipality shall not
annex that property by any other procedure. Property subject to an orderly annexation
1.16agreement is not subject to any type of annexation by any city not a party to the orderly
1.17annexation agreement, and any petition or other filing by a nonparty city shall be denied as
1.18soon as the parcel to be annexed is identified as being subject to an orderly annexation
1.19agreement. An ordinance adopted by a city not a party to the orderly annexation seeking
1.20to annex property subject to an orderly annexation is void.
1.21EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective the day following final enactment.
Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 414.033, is amended by adding a subdivision
2.1 Subd. 14. Subdivision of land. When (1) a parcel of land is subdivided from a
2.2larger parcel, and (2) the original parcel, before subdivision, was larger in acreage than a
2.3parcel otherwise eligible for annexation under this section, then neither the subdivided
2.4parcel nor the remainder of the original parcel may be annexed under this section during
2.5the five years following the subdivision.
2.6EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective the day following final enactment.