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SF 2978

as introduced - 85th Legislature (2007 - 2008) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am

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

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to natural resources; modifying campfire provisions; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 88.15, subdivision 2.

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

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 88.15, subdivision 2, is amended to read:


Subd. 2.

Not to be left burning.

Every person who startsnew text begin or maintainsnew text end a campfire
shallnew text begin:
new text end

new text begin (1)new text end exercise every reasonable precaution to prevent the campfire from spreading
deleted text begin and shalldeleted text endnew text begin;
new text end

new text begin (2)new text end before lighting the campfirenew text begin,new text end clear the ground of all combustible material deleted text beginwithin
a radius of
deleted text end five feet from the base of the campfiredeleted text begin. The person lighting the campfire shalldeleted text endnew text begin;
new text end

new text begin (3)new text end remain with the campfire at all timesnew text begin;new text end and deleted text beginshall
deleted text end

new text begin (4)new text end before leaving the sitenew text begin,new text end completely extinguish the campfire.