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SF 1175

as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 02/14/2019 02:48pm

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to capital investment; appropriating money for an expansion of the veterans
home in Minneapolis; allowing for nonstate contributions; authorizing the sale
and issuance of state bonds.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1. new text beginVETERANS HOME; MINNEAPOLIS.
new text end

new text begin Subdivision 1. new text end

new text begin Appropriation. new text end

new text begin $26,000,000 is appropriated from the bond proceeds
fund to the commissioner of administration to design, construct, furnish, and equip an
expansion of the veterans home in Minneapolis to provide a continuum of care, including
skilled nursing care, to Minnesota veterans.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 2. new text end

new text begin Veterans home expansion. new text end

new text begin The commissioner of veterans affairs may apply
for federal funding and expand the veterans home in Minneapolis with up to 150 beds
available for eligible veterans and their spouses. The state shall provide the necessary
operating costs for the facility in excess of any revenue and federal funding for the facility
that may be required to continue the operation of the facility and care for Minnesota veterans.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 3. new text end

new text begin Nonstate contribution. new text end

new text begin The commissioner of administration may accept
contributions of land or money from private individuals, businesses, local governments,
veterans service organizations, and other nonstate sources for the purpose of providing
matching funding when soliciting federal funding for the development of the home.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 4. new text end

new text begin Bond sale. new text end

new text begin To provide the money appropriated in this section from the bond
proceeds fund, the commissioner of management and budget shall sell and issue bonds of
the state in an amount up to $26,000,000 in the manner, upon the terms, and with the effect
prescribed by Minnesota Statutes, sections 16A.631 to 16A.675, and by the Minnesota
Constitution, article XI, sections 4 to 7.
new text end

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective the day following final enactment.
new text end