2nd Engrossment - 81st Legislature (1999 - 2000) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am
1.1 A bill for an act 1.2 relating to commerce; regulating the sale, rental, 1.3 discharge, and possession of paint ball guns; 1.4 providing penalties and remedies; proposing coding for 1.5 new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 325F. 1.6 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: 1.7 Section 1. [325F.815] [PAINT BALL GUNS.] 1.8 Subdivision 1. [PROHIBITIONS.] (a) No person may sell or 1.9 rent a paint ball gun to a person under the age of 18 without 1.10 the written consent of the parent or legal guardian. 1.11 (b) No person may discharge or possess a paint ball gun in 1.12 a public elementary, middle, or secondary school building or on 1.13 its grounds, whether leased or owned by the school. 1.14 Subd. 2. [PENALTIES.] (a) Unless a greater penalty is 1.15 provided in another statute, a person who violates subdivision 1 1.16 is guilty of a misdemeanor. 1.17 (b) The public and private remedies in section 8.31 apply 1.18 to violations of this section.