1st Engrossment - 83rd Legislature (2003 - 2004) Posted on 12/15/2009 12:00am
|Introduction||Posted on 02/06/2003|
|1st Engrossment||Posted on 03/13/2003|
1.1 A bill for an act 1.2 relating to the city of Northfield; authorizing the 1.3 city to establish and operate related medical 1.4 facilities in conjunction with its municipal hospital 1.5 at a site outside the city limits; authorizing 1.6 Northfield to acquire real or personal property for 1.7 the related medical facilities. 1.8 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: 1.9 Section 1. [NORTHFIELD; MEDICAL FACILITIES.] 1.10 Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 447.05 and 1.11 447.06, the city of Northfield may acquire, establish, and 1.12 operate hospitals and related medical facilities at a location 1.13 to be determined by the Northfield city council, including a 1.14 site outside the Northfield city limits. The city may take 1.15 those actions by resolution or ordinance approved by a majority 1.16 of the city council. 1.17 Sec. 2. [ACQUISITION OF SITES AND PROPERTY.] 1.18 The city of Northfield may acquire real or personal 1.19 property to establish, maintain, equip, improve, own, and 1.20 operate a hospital, hospital site, or hospital grounds, and 1.21 related medical facilities. The city may hold, own, and operate 1.22 a hospital, hospital grounds and sites, and other real and 1.23 personal property previously transferred or conveyed to it for 1.24 hospital or related medical purposes. 1.25 Sec. 3. [EFFECTIVE DATE; NO LOCAL APPROVAL REQUIRED.] 1.26 (a) Under Minnesota Statutes, section 645.023, subdivision 2.1 1, paragraph (a), no local approval of sections 1 and 2 is 2.2 required. 2.3 (b) Sections 1 and 2 are effective the day following final 2.4 enactment.