as introduced - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 02/20/2018 10:11am
A bill for an act
relating to transportation; prohibiting certain expenditures by the Metropolitan
Airports Commission for airport runway extension; amending Minnesota Statutes
2016, section 473.641, subdivision 4.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.641, subdivision 4, is amended to read:
new text beginnew text endNotwithstanding any other law,
the Metropolitan Airports Commission shall not use revenue from any source, as described
by section 473.608, deleted text beginfor construction ofdeleted text endnew text beginnew text end air facilities deleted text begintodeleted text endnew text beginnew text end
new text beginnew text end expand or upgrade the use of an existing metropolitan airport from minor use to
intermediate use status deleted text beginwithout approval in a lawdeleted text endnew text beginnew text end
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new text beginnew text endFor the purposes of this section, a minor use airport is defined as an airport with a
runway or runways of length no longer than 5,000 feet.
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