as introduced - 82nd Legislature (2001 - 2002) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am
1.1 A bill for an act 1.2 relating to local government; adding an exception to 1.3 the local public officer's conflict of interest law; 1.4 amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 471.88, by 1.5 adding a subdivision. 1.6 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: 1.7 Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 471.88, is 1.8 amended by adding a subdivision to read: 1.9 Subd. 17. [FEDERAL OR STATE GRANT PROGRAMS.] The governing 1.10 body may apply for and accept a state or federal grant for 1.11 housing, community, or economic development in which a public 1.12 officer may benefit, if the public officer abstains from voting 1.13 on measures related to the grant.