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HF 3401

2nd Engrossment - 89th Legislature (2015 - 2016) Posted on 03/31/2016 04:38pm

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

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Introduction Posted on 03/21/2016
1st Engrossment Posted on 03/29/2016
2nd Engrossment Posted on 03/31/2016

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A bill for an act
relating to state lands; providing for valuation of bond-financed property;
designating state waysides and forests; adding to and deleting from state forests
and parks; authorizing sales and exchange of certain state lands; modifying state
land sale and exchange provisions; allowing expedited sales of school trust lands
and university lands; providing for release of certain state reversionary interest;
providing for rights of state in certain common interest community; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2014, sections 85.013, by adding a subdivision; 89.021, by
adding a subdivision; 92.115, by adding a subdivision; 94.3495, subdivisions 2,
3, 7; Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 94.10, subdivision 2; Laws
2012, chapter 236, section 28, subdivisions 2, 5, 9; proposing coding for new
law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 94.

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

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 85.013, is amended by adding a
subdivision to read:


new text begin Subd. 21c. new text end

new text begin Saint Croix Boom Site Wayside, Washington County.
new text end

Sec. 2.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 89.021, is amended by adding a subdivision
to read:


new text begin Subd. 11a. new text end

new text begin Centennial State Forest.
new text end

Sec. 3.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 92.115, is amended by adding a subdivision to
read:


new text begin Subd. 3. new text end

new text begin Closing costs. new text end

new text begin The purchaser of state land must pay recording fees and
the state deed tax.
new text end

Sec. 4.

Minnesota Statutes 2015 Supplement, section 94.10, subdivision 2, is amended
to read:


Subd. 2.

Public sale requirements.

(a) After complying with subdivision 1 and
before any public sale of surplus state-owned land is made and at least 30 days before
the sale, the commissioner of natural resources shall publish a notice of the sale in a
newspaper of general distribution in the county in which the real property to be sold is
situated. The notice shall specify the time and place at which the sale will commence, a
general description of the lots or tracts to be offered, and a general statement of the terms
of sale. The commissioner shall also provide electronic notice of sale.

(b) The minimum bid for a parcel of land must include the estimated value or
appraised value of the land and any improvements and, if any of the land is valuable for
merchantable timber, the value of the merchantable timber. The minimum bid may include
expenses incurred by the commissioner in rendering the property salable, including
survey, appraisal, legal, advertising, and other expenses.

new text begin (c) The purchaser of state land must pay recording fees and the state deed tax.
new text end

deleted text begin (c)deleted text endnew text begin (d)new text end Except as provided under paragraph (d), parcels remaining unsold after
the offering may be sold to anyone agreeing to pay at least 75 percent of the appraised
value. The sale shall continue until all parcels are sold or until the commissioner orders a
reappraisal or withdraws the remaining parcels from sale.

deleted text begin (d)deleted text endnew text begin (e)new text end The commissioner may retain the services of a licensed real estate broker
to find a buyer for parcels remaining unsold after the offering. The sale price may be
negotiated by the broker, but must not be less than 90 percent of the appraised value as
determined by the commissioner. The broker's fee must be established by prior agreement
between the commissioner and the broker and must not exceed ten percent of the sale
price for sales of $10,000 or more. The broker's fee must be paid to the broker from
the proceeds of the sale.

Sec. 5.

new text begin [94.101] VALUATION OF BOND-FINANCED PROPERTY.
new text end

new text begin Notwithstanding the valuation provisions of sections 16A.695, subdivision 3,
and 94.10, subdivision 1, paragraph (a), for the sale of state bond-financed property
administered by the commissioner of natural resources, the commissioner may determine
the value of such property based on the data specified in section 84.0272, subdivision 3,
provided that the value of the property is $50,000 or less.
new text end

Sec. 6.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 94.3495, subdivision 2, is amended to read:


Subd. 2.

Classes of land; definitions.

new text begin(a) new text endThe classes of public land that may be
involved in an expedited exchange under this section are:

(1) Class 1 land, which for the purpose of this section is Class A land as defined in
section 94.342, subdivision 1deleted text begin, except for:deleted text endnew text begin;
new text end

deleted text begin (i) school trust land as defined in section 92.025; and
deleted text end

deleted text begin (ii) university land granted to the state by acts of Congress;
deleted text end

(2) Class 2 land, which for the purpose of this section is Class B land as defined in
section 94.342, subdivision 2; and

(3) Class 3 land, which for the purpose of this section is all land owned in fee by
a governmental subdivision of the state.

new text begin (b) "School trust land" has the meaning given under section 92.025.
new text end

new text begin (c) "University land" means land granted to the state by acts of Congress for
university purposes.
new text end

Sec. 7.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 94.3495, subdivision 3, is amended to read:


Subd. 3.

Valuation of land.

(a) In an exchange of Class 1 land for Class 2 or 3 land,
the value of all the land shall be determined by the commissioner of natural resourcesnew text begin,
but the county board must approve the value determined for the Class 2 land and the
governmental subdivision of the state must approve the value determined for the Class 3
land
new text end. In an exchange of Class 2 land for Class 3 land, the value of all the land shall be
determined by the county board of the county in which the land liesnew text begin, but the governmental
subdivision of the state must approve the value determined for the Class 3 land
new text end.

new text begin (b)new text end To determine the value of the land, the parties to the exchange may new text begineither (1)
new text endcause the land to be appraised, deleted text beginutilize the valuation process provided under section
84.0272, subdivision 3, or obtain a market analysis from a qualified real estate broker
deleted text endnew text begin or
(2) determine the value for each forty or lot, or a portion thereof, using the most current
township or county assessment schedules for similar land types from the county assessor
of the county in which the lands are located
new text end. Merchantable timber value deleted text beginmustdeleted text endnew text begin shouldnew text end be
deleted text begindetermined anddeleted text end considered in finalizing valuation of the lands.

deleted text begin (b) Alldeleted text endnew text begin (c) Except for school trust lands and university lands, thenew text end lands exchanged
under this section shall be exchanged only for lands of at least substantially equal value.
For the purposes of this subdivision, "substantially equal value" has the meaning given
under section 94.343, subdivision 3, paragraph (b). No payment is due either party if the
landsnew text begin, other than school trust lands or university lands,new text end are of substantially equal value but
are not of the same value.

new text begin (d) School trust lands and university lands exchanged under this section must be
exchanged only for lands of equal or greater value.
new text end

Sec. 8.

Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 94.3495, subdivision 7, is amended to read:


Subd. 7.

deleted text beginReversionary interest;deleted text end Mineral and water power rights and other
reservations.

deleted text begin (a) All deeds conveying land given in an expedited land exchange under
this section shall include a reverter that provides that title to the land automatically reverts
to the conveying governmental unit if:
deleted text end

deleted text begin (1) the receiving governmental unit sells, exchanges, or otherwise transfers title of
the land within 40 years of the date of the deed conveying ownership; and
deleted text end

deleted text begin (2) there is no prior written approval for the transfer from the conveying
governmental unit. The authority for granting approval is the commissioner of natural
resources for former Class 1 land, the county board for former Class 2 land, and the
governing body for former Class 3 land.
deleted text end

deleted text begin (b)deleted text end Class 1 land given in exchange is subject to the reservation provisions of section
94.343, subdivision 4. Class 2 land given in exchange is subject to the reservation
provisions of section 94.344, subdivision 4. County fee land given in exchange is subject
to the reservation provisions of section 373.01, subdivision 1, paragraph (g).

Sec. 9.

Laws 2012, chapter 236, section 28, subdivision 2, is amended to read:


Subd. 2.

Method of sale.

(a) The leaseholder of a leased parcel may purchase at
private sale the leased parcel and any other lands allocated to the parcel by the county
under subdivision 6 that is offered for sale under this section. The purchase price is the
appraised value of the land under subdivision 3 exclusive of improvements on it. To
purchase a parcel, a leaseholder must pay in cash to the county an amount equal to the
appraised value of the land within 180 days from the date of mailing to or service of notice
of appraised value to the leaseholder by the county. The 180-day period runs from the date
of mailing of a copy of the appraisal to the leaseholder at the address shown upon the most
recent lease agreement between the parties, exclusive of the date of mailing or service.
The county may use any alternative method of notice under the Minnesota Rules of Civil
Procedure for the service of a summons and complaint.

(b) If the leaseholder does not purchase the parcel so offered, the county may offer
the lands for sale deleted text beginat public auctiondeleted text end under the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, section
282.01, subdivision deleted text begin3deleted text endnew text begin 7new text end. If a person other than the leaseholder purchases the parcel,
the purchaser must make payment in full to the leaseholder in the manner provided in
Minnesota Statutes, section 92.06, subdivision 4, for the value of any improvements as
determined under subdivision 3.

(c) Failure of a purchaser to comply with the terms of payment voids the sale and the
property may be reoffered for sale.

Sec. 10.

Laws 2012, chapter 236, section 28, subdivision 5, is amended to read:


Subd. 5.

Survey.

(a) Prior to offering it for sale, St. Louis County shall have each
lot surveyed by a licensed surveyordeleted text begin.deleted text endnew text begin, with the exception of those lots that do not have
adequate survey monumentation as determined by the county surveyor.
new text end

(b) The costs of the survey must be allocated by the county to the lots offered for
sale and the successful purchaser on each lot shall reimburse the county for the survey
costs allocated to the lot purchased. If no one purchases the lot, the county is responsible
for the survey costs. All surveying must be conducted by a licensed surveyor.

Sec. 11.

Laws 2012, chapter 236, section 28, subdivision 9, is amended to read:


Subd. 9.

Sunset.

This section expires deleted text beginfivedeleted text endnew text begin sevennew text end years after the effective date.

Sec. 12. new text beginSAINT CROIX BOOM SITE WAYSIDE.
new text end

new text begin The following area is designated as the Saint Croix Boom Site Wayside: that part
of Government Lots 2 and 3, Section 15, Township 30 North, Range 20 West, excepting
therefrom the westerly 75 feet of Governmental Lot 3, which lies southeasterly of Line
1 described below:
new text end

new text begin Line 1: Commencing at Government Meander Corner No. 5 on the east line of said
Section 15; thence northerly on an azimuth of 01 degree 01 minute 36 seconds along said
east line for 50.80 feet to the point of beginning of Line 1 to be described; thence on an
azimuth of 222 degrees 13 minutes 44 seconds for 466.01 feet; thence southwesterly for
642.53 feet on a nontangential curve, concave to the northwest, having a radius of 3,769.72
feet, a delta angle of 09 degrees 45 minutes 57 seconds and a chord azimuth of 226 degrees
59 minutes 07 seconds; thence on an azimuth of 231 degrees 44 minutes 30 seconds for
389.72 feet; thence deflect to the left on a tangential curve, having a radius of 904.93 feet
and a delta angle of 16 degrees 44 minutes 05 seconds, for 264.31 feet; thence on an azimuth
of 215 degrees 00 minutes 25 seconds for 657.38 feet; thence on an azimuth of 305 degrees
00 minutes 25 seconds for 10.00 feet; thence on an azimuth of 215 degrees 00 minutes 25
seconds for 175.86 feet; thence deflect to the right on a tangential curve, having a radius of
612.96 feet and a delta angle of 17 degrees 24 minutes 49 seconds for 186.29 feet; thence
on an azimuth of 142 degrees 25 minutes 14 seconds for 10.00 feet; thence westerly for
602.56 feet on a nontangential curve, concave to the north, having a radius of 622.96 feet,
a delta angle of 55 degrees 25 minutes 11 seconds and a chord azimuth of 260 degrees 07
minutes 50 seconds; thence on an azimuth of 287 degrees 50 minutes 26 seconds for 15.80
feet; thence on an azimuth of 197 degrees 50 minutes 26 seconds for 90.00 feet; thence on
an azimuth of 287 degrees 50 minutes 26 seconds for 180.02 feet and there terminating.
new text end

new text begin No access is permitted to Trunk Highway 95 from the lands described above, except
that access is permitted between:
new text end

new text begin (1) points distant 502.82 feet and 562.82 feet easterly of the point of termination of
Line 1 described above;
new text end

new text begin (2) points distant 892.54 feet and 952.54 feet southwesterly of the point of beginning
of Line 1 described above;
new text end

new text begin (3) points distant 1,314.26 feet and 1,374.26 feet southwesterly of the point of
beginning of Line 1 described above; and
new text end

new text begin (4) points distant 1,759.57 and 1,819.57 feet southwesterly of the point of beginning
of Line 1 described above.
new text end

Sec. 13. new text beginCENTENNIAL STATE FOREST.
new text end

new text begin The following areas are designated as the Centennial State Forest:
new text end

new text begin (1) the Northwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter, Section 4, Township 139 North,
Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (2) the North Half of the Northeast Quarter, the Southeast Quarter of the Northwest
Quarter, and the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, Section 5, Township 139
North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (3) the Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter and the Southeast Quarter,
Section 19, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (4) the Northwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, the South Half of the Northeast
Quarter, the Southeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter, the East Half of the Southwest
Quarter, and the Southeast Quarter, Section 20, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (5) the North Half of the Southwest Quarter and the Northwest Quarter of the
Southeast Quarter, Section 27, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (6) the South Half of the Northeast Quarter, the Northwest Quarter, the Northeast
Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, and the North Half of the Southeast Quarter, Section
28, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (7) Section 29, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (8) the Northeast Quarter, the Northeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter, the North
Half of the Southeast Quarter, and the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, Section
30, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (9) the North Half of the Northeast Quarter, Section 31, Township 140 North, Range
27 West;
new text end

new text begin (10) the Northeast Quarter, the North Half of the Southeast Quarter, and the Southeast
Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, Section 32, Township 140 North, Range 27 West;
new text end

new text begin (11) the Southwest Quarter, Section 33, Township 140 North, Range 27 West; and
new text end

new text begin (12) Section 36, Township 140 North, Range 28 West.
new text end

Sec. 14. new text beginDELETION FROM STATE PARKS.
new text end

new text begin Subdivision 1. new text end

new text begin [85.012] [Subd. 42.] Mille Lacs Kathio State Park, Mille Lacs
County.
new text end

new text begin The following area is deleted from Mille Lacs Kathio State Park: that part of
Government Lot 3, Section 33, Township 43 North, Range 27 West, described as follows:
new text end

new text begin Commencing at the northwest corner of said Government Lot 3, said corner being
marked by a 2-1/2 inch aluminum post with brass cap (Bureau of Land Management
Monument); thence North 89 degrees 43 minutes 55 seconds East, assumed bearing,
along the north line of said Government Lot 3, a distance of 1,076.85 feet to the point of
beginning of the land to be described; thence continuing North 89 degrees 43 minutes 55
seconds East, along said north line, a distance of 40.88 feet to a 3/4-inch iron rod with
disk stamped MN DNR PROPERTY; thence continuing North 89 degrees 43 minutes
55 seconds East, along said north line, a distance of 299.64 feet to a 3/4-inch rebar
with plastic cap stamped MN DNR LS 47461; thence South 14 degrees 26 minutes 27
seconds East, a distance of 170.18 feet to a 3/4-inch iron rod with disk stamped MN DNR
PROPERTY; thence South 89 degrees 43 minutes 55 seconds West, a distance of 413.14
feet to a 3/4-inch iron rod; thence continuing South 89 degrees 43 minutes 55 seconds
West, a distance of 10.50 feet; thence North 07 degrees 53 minutes 17 seconds East, a
distance of 70.68 feet; thence North 18 degrees 01 minute 43 seconds East, a distance of
100.09 feet to the point of beginning. Containing 1.46 acres, more or less.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 2. new text end

new text begin [85.012] [Subd. 61.] Zippel Bay State Park, Lake of the Woods County.
new text end

new text begin The following area is deleted from Zippel Bay State Park: the South Half of the Northwest
Quarter of Section 14, Township 162 North, Range 33 West.
new text end

Sec. 15. new text beginADDITIONS TO STATE FORESTS.
new text end

new text begin Subdivision 1. new text end

new text begin [89.021] [Subd. 4.] Bear Island State Forest. new text end

new text begin The following area is
added to the Bear Island State Forest: all of Township 62 North, Range 12 West.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 2. new text end

new text begin [89.021] [Subd. 13.] Cloquet Valley State Forest. new text end

new text begin The following areas
are added to the Cloquet Valley State Forest:
new text end

new text begin (1) Sections 17 to 20 and 29 to 32, Township 54 North, Range 16 West;
new text end

new text begin (2) Sections 2 to 11, 15 to 23, and 26 to 35, Township 53 North, Range 17 West;
new text end

new text begin (3) Sections 13 to 35, Township 54 North, Range 17 West;
new text end

new text begin (4) Section 36, Township 53 North, Range 18 West; and
new text end

new text begin (5) Section 36, Township 54 North, Range 18 West.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 3. new text end

new text begin [89.021] [Subd. 27.] Kabetogama State Forest. new text end

new text begin The following areas
are added to the Kabetogama State Forest:
new text end

new text begin (1) Sections 2 and 3, Township 62 North, Range 19 West; and
new text end

new text begin (2) Sections 6 and 7, Township 63 North, Range 21 West.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 4. new text end

new text begin [89.021] [Subd. 50.] Sturgeon River State Forest. new text end

new text begin The following area is
added to the Sturgeon River State Forest: all of Township 60 North, Range 20 West.
new text end

new text begin Subd. 5. new text end

new text begin [89.021] [Subd. 55.] Whiteface River State Forest. new text end

new text begin The following area is
added to the Whiteface River State Forest: the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter,
Section 11, Township 56 North, Range 19 West.
new text end

Sec. 16. new text beginRELEASE OF REVERSIONARY INTEREST; ANOKA COUNTY
LAND TRANSFER.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Laws 1998, chapter 407, article 7, section 1, subdivision 2,
paragraph (c), or other law to the contrary, the state shall extinguish the state's reversionary
interest in land transferred by deeds according to paragraph (b), and release Anoka County
from the requirement to use the land for governmental purposes. The release must be by quit
claim deed, for no consideration, in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (b) This section applies to land transferred:
new text end

new text begin (1) by quit claim deed dated December 21, 2000, recorded on December 26, 2000,
as Anoka County Recorder Document No. 1541488, conveying the following described
property: all that part of Government Lot 1, Section 6, Township 31, Range 24 West,
Anoka County, Minnesota described as follows: Beginning at the northeast corner of said
Government Lot 1, Section 6; thence South 00 degrees 51 minutes 13 seconds West along
the east line of said Government Lot 1 a distance of 84.79 feet; thence South 45 degrees
51 minutes 25 seconds West 153.51 feet; thence South 89 degrees 08 minutes 19 seconds
West to the southeasterly shoreline of the Rum River; thence northeasterly along said
shoreline to the north line of said Government Lot 1; thence easterly along said north line
of Government Lot 1 to the point of beginning. AND all that part of Government Lot 4 and
that part of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, all in Section 31; Township
32, Range 24, Anoka County, Minnesota described as follows: Beginning at the southwest
corner of said Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 31; thence North 13
degrees 16 minutes 11 seconds East 473.34 feet; thence North 07 degrees 54 minutes 43
seconds East 186.87 feet; thence North 14 degrees 08 minutes 33 seconds West 154.77
feet; thence North 62 degrees 46 minutes 44 seconds West 567.69 feet; thence South 27
degrees 01 minutes 08 seconds West 182.54 feet; thence North 57 degrees 22 minutes 29
seconds West to the southeasterly shoreline of the Rum River; thence southwesterly along
said shoreline to the south line of said Government Lot 4; thence easterly along said south
line of Government Lot 4 to the point of beginning. For the purpose of these descriptions,
the south line of said Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section 31 has an
assumed bearing of North 89 degrees 08 minutes 19 seconds East; and
new text end

new text begin (2) by quit claim deed dated July 18, 2012, recorded on July 24, 2012, as Anoka
County Recorder Document No. 2036093.001, conveying the following described
property: that part of Government Lot 3 and Government Lot 4, Section 31, Township 32,
Range 24, Anoka County, Minnesota, described as follows: Commencing at the southwest
corner of the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of said Section 31; thence North
13 degrees 16 minutes 11 seconds East 473.34 feet; thence North 07 degrees 54 minutes
43 seconds East 186.87 feet; thence North 14 degrees 08 minutes 33 seconds West 154.77
feet; thence North 62 degrees 46 minutes 44 seconds West 567.69 feet; thence South 27
degrees 01 minutes 08 seconds West 182.54 feet to the point of beginning of the land to be
described; thence North 27 degrees 01 minutes 08 seconds East 182.54 feet; thence South
62 degrees 46 minutes 44 seconds East 40.77 feet; thence North 25 degrees 45 minutes
30 seconds East 74.43 feet; thence northerly 88.30 feet along a tangential curve concave
to the West having a radius of 186.15 feet and a central angle of 27 degrees 10 minutes
50 seconds; thence North 01 degrees 25 minutes 20 seconds West, tangent to said curve,
140.53 feet; thence North 71 degrees 56 minutes 34 seconds West to the southeasterly
shoreline of the Rum River; thence southwesterly along said shoreline to its intersection
with a line bearing North 57 degrees 22 minutes 29 seconds West from the point of
beginning; thence South 57 degrees 22 minutes 29 seconds East to the point of beginning.
new text end

new text begin (c) Anoka County has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served by entering a long-term lease to use the land for veterans housing.
new text end

Sec. 17. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; BELTRAMI COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Beltrami County may sell the tax-forfeited lands described in paragraph (c) by public sale,
under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The lands to be sold are located in Beltrami County and are described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) PID No. 15.00136.00;
new text end

new text begin (2) PID No. 46.00182.00;
new text end

new text begin (3) PID No. 48.00169.00;
new text end

new text begin (4) PID No. 80.06391.00;
new text end

new text begin (5) PID No. 49.00516.00;
new text end

new text begin (6) PID No. 49.00522.00;
new text end

new text begin (7) PID No. 49.00523.00;
new text end

new text begin (8) PID No. 46.00531.00;
new text end

new text begin (9) PID No. 46.00554.00;
new text end

new text begin (10) PID No. 46.00555.00;
new text end

new text begin (11) PID No. 46.00556.00; and
new text end

new text begin (12) PID No. 46.00562.00.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 18. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND; BELTRAMI COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282,
Beltrami County may sell tax-forfeited land described in paragraph (c) to an adjoining
landowner, under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general for not less
than the appraised value of the land. The attorney general may make necessary changes to
the legal description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Beltrami County and is described as: PID No.
30.00119.01.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 19. new text beginCONVEYANCE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; CARVER COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
and the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282, Carver County may
convey the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described in paragraph (c) to
Carver County for less than the assessed market value as determined by the county board.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general and provide
that the land reverts to the state if Carver County stops using the land for the public
purpose described in paragraph (d). The attorney general may make changes to the land
description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be conveyed is located in Carver County and is described as: Outlot
B, Tuscany Village, city of Watertown (PID 85.4450550).
new text end

new text begin (d) Carver County has determined that the land is needed by the county for public
use, which may include but is not limited to open space, trails, or a wetland bank
restoration project according to Minnesota Statutes, sections 103G.222 to 103G.2243, in
which a conditional use deed or deed restrictions may be recorded.
new text end

Sec. 20. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF SURPLUS STATE LAND; CASS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 94.09 and 94.10, the commissioner
of natural resources may sell by private sale the surplus land that is described in paragraph
(c). Before proceeding with the sale, the commissioner must acquire easement or fee
interests for the alternative Tower Hill alignment of the Heartland State Trail.
new text end

new text begin (b) The commissioner may sell the land to a local homeowners association at the
value offered in 1988, as adjusted for inflation by the implicit price deflator for government
consumption expenditures and gross investment for state and local governments prepared
by the Bureau of Economic Analysis of the United States Department of Commerce,
plus sale costs. The commissioner may make changes to the land description to correct
errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The lands to be sold are located in Cass County and are described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) that part of the former Burlington Northern Railroad located in Government Lot
5, Section 9, Township 143 North, Range 31 West of the Fifth Principal Meridian, Cass
County, Minnesota, which lies northerly of the south line of said Government Lot 5 and
southerly of the centerline of Cove Drive Northwest as it existed in 2013;
new text end

new text begin (2) a strip of land 100.00 feet in width extending over and across Government Lots 1,
2, 3, 4, and 5 and the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, Section 16, Township
143 North, Range 31 West of the Fifth Principal Meridian, Cass County, Minnesota,
said strip of land being 50.00 feet on each side of the centerline of the main track (now
removed) of the former Burlington Northern Railroad as originally located and established;
new text end

new text begin (3) that part of Government Lot 1, Section 21, Township 143 North, Range 31 West
of the Fifth Principal Meridian, Cass County, Minnesota, which lies within the former
Burlington Northern Railroad right-of-way;
new text end

new text begin (4) a strip of land 100.00 feet in width that lies across Government Lot 1, Section
20, Township 143 North, Range 31 West of the Fifth Principal Meridian, Cass County,
Minnesota, said strip of land being 50.00 feet in width on each side of the centerline of the
main track (now removed) of the former Burlington Northern Railroad, and which lies
northeasterly of the following described line:
new text end

new text begin Commencing at the northeast corner of said Government Lot 1; thence North 89
degrees 14 minutes 06 seconds West, assumed bearing along the north line thereof 924.84
feet to the easterly right-of-way line of the Heartland Trail; thence southwesterly 350.93
feet along said right-of-way line, along a nontangential curve concave to the southeast
having a radius of 5,529.58 feet, a central angle of 3 degrees 38 minutes 10 seconds
and chord bears South 32 degrees 20 minutes 19 seconds West for a chord distance of
350.87 feet; thence South 89 degrees 14 minutes 06 seconds East not tangent to said curve
608.55 feet to the northwesterly right-of-way of the former Burlington Northern Railroad;
thence southwesterly 131.12 feet along last said right-of-way, along a nontangential curve
concave to the southeast, having a radius of 3,869.83 feet, a central angle of 1 degree 56
minutes 29 seconds and a chord bearing of South 53 degrees 10 minutes 19 seconds
West for a chord distance of 131.11 feet and to the point of beginning of the line to be
described; thence South 50 degrees 47 minutes 19 seconds East, a distance of 102.74 feet
to the intersection of the southeasterly right-of-way of said former Burlington Northern
Railroad and there terminating; and
new text end

new text begin (5) that part of Government Lot 1, Section 20, Township 143 North, Range 31 West,
Cass County, Minnesota, described as follows:
new text end

new text begin Commencing at the northeast corner of said Government Lot 1; thence North 89
degrees 14 minutes 06 seconds West assumed bearing along the north line thereof 924.84
feet to the easterly right-of-way of the Heartland Trail; thence southwesterly 350.93 feet
along said right-of-way line, along a nontangential curve concave to the southeast having
a radius of 5,529.58 feet, a central angle of 3 degrees 38 minutes 10 seconds and the chord
bears South 32 degrees 20 minutes 19 seconds West for a chord distance of 350.87 feet
to the point of beginning of the tract to be herein described; thence South 89 degrees
14 minutes 06 seconds East not tangent to said curve 608.55 feet to the northwesterly
right-of-way of the former Burlington Northern Railroad; thence southwesterly 131.12
feet along last said right-of-way, along a nontangential curve concave to the southeast,
having a radius of 3,869.83 feet, a central angle of 1 degree 56 minutes 29 seconds and a
chord bearing of South 53 degrees 10 minutes 19 seconds West for a chord distance of
131.11 feet; thence North 89 degrees 14 minutes 06 seconds West not tangent to last said
curve 549.52 feet to said right-of-way of Heartland Trail; thence northeasterly 91.72
feet along last said right-of-way along a nontangential curve concave to the southeast,
having a radius of 5,529.58 feet, a central angle of 0 degrees 57 minutes 01 second and
the chord bears North 30 degrees 02 minutes 43 seconds East for a chord distance of
91.72 feet to the point of beginning.
new text end

new text begin (d) The Department of Natural Resources has determined that the Steamboat Loop
of the Heartland State Trail is not needed for natural resource purposes after control of the
alternative Tower Hill alignment and that the state's land management interests would best
be served if the lands were then conveyed to a local homeowners association.
new text end

Sec. 21. new text beginCONVEYANCE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND; CASS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, section 282.01, subdivision 1a, and the
public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282, Cass County shall convey
to the city of Pillager for no consideration the tax-forfeited lands that are described in
paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The city of Pillager shall initiate the conveyance by application to the Cass
County Board. The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal descriptions to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The lands to be conveyed are located in Cass County and are described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) the East Half of the Northwest Quarter of Section 17, Township 133, Range 30,
less that part lying North of the State Highway 210 and also less that part of the Southeast
Quarter of the Northwest Quarter, Section 17, Township 133, Range 30, described as
follows: Beginning at the southeast corner of said Southeast Quarter of the Northwest
Quarter; thence North along the east line of said Southeast Quarter of the Northwest
Quarter a distance of 815 feet; thence North 87 degrees 30 minutes West a distance of 740
feet; thence South 783.7 feet to the south line of the Southeast Quarter of the Northwest
Quarter; thence South 89 degrees 21 minutes East a distance of 740 feet to the point of
beginning. Also less that part platted as The Crossing, on file and of record in the Office
of the County Recorder in and for Cass County, Minnesota (parcel 93-217-2403);
new text end

new text begin (2) Lot 3, Block 3, The Crossing (parcel 93-352-0315);
new text end

new text begin (3) Lot 5, Block 3, The Crossing (parcel 93-352-0325);
new text end

new text begin (4) Lot 6, Block 3, The Crossing (parcel 93-352-0330);
new text end

new text begin (5) Lot 7, Block 3, The Crossing (parcel 93-352-0335);
new text end

new text begin (6) Lot 3, Block 7, The Crossing (parcel 93-352-0715);
new text end

new text begin (7) Lot 4, Block 7, The Crossing (parcel 93-352-0720); and
new text end

new text begin (8) that part of the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, Section 17, Township
133, Range 30, described as follows: Beginning at the northeast corner of the Northeast
Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, Section 17, Township 133, Range 30; thence south
along the east line of said 40 a distance of 624 feet; thence North 89 degrees 16 minutes
West a distance of 264 feet; thence North 31 degrees 14 minutes West a distance of 231
feet; thence North 4 degrees 14 minutes West a distance of 429.5 feet to the north line of
Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; thence South 89 degrees 21 minutes East a
distance of 415 feet to the point of beginning, containing 5.37 acres more or less, and less
right-of-way for public road along east line (parcel 93-217-3101).
new text end

Sec. 22. new text beginCONVEYANCE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; CHISAGO COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
and the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282, Chisago County may
convey to the city of Taylors Falls for no consideration the tax-forfeited land bordering
public water that is described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general and provide
that the land reverts to the state if the city of Taylors Falls stops using the land for an
authorized public use under Minnesota Statutes, section 282.01, subdivision 1a. The
attorney general may make changes to the land description to correct errors and ensure
accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be conveyed is located in Chisago County and is described as: that
part of Block 11 of the village of Taylors Falls bounded on the north by a line found by
continuing the line between Lots 1 and 2 of Block 5 easterly in a straight line to the St.
Croix River and bounded on the south by a line found by continuing the line between Lots
4 and 5 of Block 4 easterly in a straight line to the St. Croix River.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the land is needed by the city of Taylors Falls for
an authorized public use.
new text end

Sec. 23. new text beginCONVEYANCE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; CHISAGO COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
and the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282, Chisago County may
convey to the city of Wyoming for no consideration the tax-forfeited land bordering public
water that is described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general and provide
that the land reverts to the state if the city of Wyoming stops using the land for an authorized
public use under Minnesota Statutes, section 282.01, subdivision 1a. The attorney general
may make changes to the land description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be conveyed is located in Chisago County and is described as: Outlot
D of Wyoming Business Park.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the land is needed by the city of Wyoming for
an authorized public use.
new text end

Sec. 24. new text beginPUBLIC OR PRIVATE SALE OF SURPLUS STATE LAND
BORDERING PUBLIC WATER; CLEARWATER COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45, 94.09, and 94.10, the
commissioner of natural resources may sell by public or private sale the surplus land
bordering public water that is described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The commissioner may sell the portion of the land that consists of a road
right-of-way to a local unit of government for less than the value of the land as determined
by the commissioner, but the conveyance must provide that the portion of the land
described in paragraph (c) that is a road right-of-way be used for the public and reverts
to the state if the local unit of government fails to provide for public use or abandons
the public use of the land. The commissioner may make necessary changes to the legal
description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be sold is located in Clearwater County and is described
as: that part of Government Lot 2, Section 27, Township 149 North, Range 38 West,
described as follows:
new text end

new text begin Commencing at a point on the east shore of Pine Lake where the same intersects
the road running east and west; thence, easterly along the south shoulder of said road for
about 465 feet to the center of State-Aid Road No. 7; thence north along said State-Aid
Road No. 7, for a distance of 100 feet; thence westerly for about 465 feet to the shore
of Pine Lake; thence, southerly along the shore of said lake for 100 feet to the point of
beginning, and being a part of Lot 22 of Spruce Grove Park plat.
new text end

new text begin Containing 1.19 acres, more or less, and subject to 33-feet-wide platted road
dedicated to public use.
new text end

new text begin (d) The land borders Pine Lake. The Department of Natural Resources has
determined that the land is not needed for natural resource purposes and that the state's
land management interests would best be served if the land was returned to private or
public ownership.
new text end

Sec. 25. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; CROW WING COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Crow Wing County may sell the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described
in paragraph (c), under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Crow Wing County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) Outlet A, Forthun Park Third Addition, city of Baxter, Section 7, Township
133, Range 28 (PIN 0336300090A0009);
new text end

new text begin (2) Lot 33, Block 6, Hamlet Shores, Deerwood Township, Section 26, Township 46,
Range 28 (PIN 591110060330009); and
new text end

new text begin (3) the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, Bay Lake Township, Section 9,
Township 45, Range 28 (PIN 500094200000009).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 26. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; GRANT COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Grant County may sell the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described in
paragraph (c) under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Grant County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) that part of Section 13, Township 127, Range 44, commencing at a point on
the southeasterly line of Third Street where the southwesterly line of Vienna Avenue
would intersect, if extended, in the city of Herman, according to the plat thereof; thence
southeasterly along the southwesterly line of Vienna Avenue, if extended, to the lake;
thence following the shore of said lake to the point where it would be intersected by the
southeasterly line of Third Street in said city; thence northeasterly along said southeasterly
line of Third Street to the point of beginning (parcel number 20-0420-000);
new text end

new text begin (2) a part of Government Lot 1, Section 11, Township 128 North, Range 41 West
of the 5th P.M. and being more particularly described as follows, to-wit: To find the
point of beginning commence at the northeast corner of said Section 11; thence on an
assumed bearing of South and along the east line of said Section 11 a distance of 33.0
feet; thence South 42 degrees 31 feet West 157.78 ft. to the point of beginning; thence
from the point of beginning South 29 degrees 04 feet West 687.4 ft.; South 79 degrees 50
feet West 559.0 ft. more or less to the intersection with the water line of Peterson Lake;
thence northwesterly and northeasterly and following along the water line of said Peterson
Lake to the intersection with the north line of said Section 11; thence easterly and along
said north line 754.4 ft. more or less to the intersection with a line drawn North from the
point of beginning; thence South and along said line 117.0 ft. more or less to the point of
beginning, subject to existing road easements of record (parcel number 03-0090-000); and
new text end

new text begin (3) Lot 6, Sunnyside Camp, Barrett, Minnesota, according to a plat thereof on file
in the register of deed office in and for the County of Grant, State of Minnesota (parcel
number 18-0129-000).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 27. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; ITASCA COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Itasca County may sell the tax-forfeited land described in paragraph (c) by public sale
under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Itasca County and is described as: PID No.
26-020-2206.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 28. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; ITASCA COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision
1, and the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282, Itasca County may
sell tax-forfeited land described in paragraph (c) to an adjoining landowner under the
remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general for not less
than the appraised value of the land. The attorney general may make necessary changes to
the legal description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Itasca County and is described as: PID No.
26-004-3202.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 29. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND; ITASCA COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282,
Itasca County may sell tax-forfeited land described in paragraph (c) to an adjoining
landowner under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general for not less
than the appraised value of the land. The attorney general may make necessary changes to
the legal description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Itasca County and is described as: PID No.
91-019-3316.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 30. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; KANDIYOHI COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Kandiyohi County may sell the tax-forfeited lands described in paragraph (c) by public
sale under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal descriptions to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The lands to be sold are located in Kandiyohi County and described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) PID No. 27-029-0025;
new text end

new text begin (2) PID No. 16-033-0050; and
new text end

new text begin (3) PID No. 17-026-0120.
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 31. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; KITTSON COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Kittson County may sell the tax-forfeited land described in paragraph (c) by public sale
under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Kittson County and is described as: Section 28,
Township 161 North, Range 48 West, containing 7.46 acres (parcel 30.0283780).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would be
best served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 32. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; LAKE COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Lake County may sell the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described in
paragraph (c) under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors and ensure
accuracy. Prior to each sale, the commissioner of revenue must grant a permanent
conservation easement according to Minnesota Statutes, section 282.37. The easements
must be 75 feet in width on each side of the designated trout stream, to provide riparian
protection and angler access.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Lake County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) the Southwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter, Section 10, Township 53,
Range 11 (PID 25-5311-10370);
new text end

new text begin (2) the North 726 feet of the West 600 feet of the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest
Quarter, except the West 200 feet South of County Road 6, Section 24, Township 57,
Range 7 (PID 27-5707-24560); and
new text end

new text begin (3) the Southwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter, Section 18, Township 54,
Range 10 (PID 29-5410-18370).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 33. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; LAKE COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Lake County may sell the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described in
paragraph (c) under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Lake County and is described as: part of the
Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, Section 34, Township 55, Range 11 (PID
25-5511-34525).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 34. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND; LAKE COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282,
or other law to the contrary, Lake County may sell by private sale the tax-forfeited land
described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
parcel in paragraph (c), clause (1), may be sold for less than the appraised value of the
land. The attorney general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Lake County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) Lot 11, Block 4, 1st Division, Silver Bay (PID 22-7440-04110); and
new text end

new text begin (2) the West 150 feet of the South Half of the Southeast Quarter of the Northeast
Quarter, Section 24, Township 55, Range 9 (part of PID 29-5509-24190).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 35. new text beginEXCHANGE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; LAKE COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the riparian restrictions in Minnesota Statutes, section 94.342,
subdivision 3, Lake County may, with the approval of the Land Exchange Board as
required under the Minnesota Constitution, article XI, section 10, and according to the
remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, sections 94.342 to 94.347, exchange the land
bordering public water described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be exchanged is located in Lake County and is described
as: the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, Section 32, Township 64, Range
9 (PID 28-6409-32790).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the land was exchanged for a private parcel.
new text end

Sec. 36. new text beginEXCHANGE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; LAKE COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the riparian restrictions in Minnesota Statutes, section 94.342,
subdivision 3, Lake County may, with the approval of the Land Exchange Board as
required under the Minnesota Constitution, article XI, section 10, and according to the
remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, sections 94.342 to 94.347, exchange the land
bordering public water described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy. Prior to the exchange, the commissioner of revenue must grant a
permanent conservation easement according to Minnesota Statutes, section 282.37, to
provide for a 50-foot trail toward Camp Lake.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be exchanged is located in Lake County and is described
as: the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, Section 32, Township 64, Range
11 (PID 28-6411-32010).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the land was exchanged for a private parcel.
new text end

Sec. 37. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF CONSOLIDATED CONSERVATION LAND;
LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the classification and public sale provisions of Minnesota
Statutes, sections 84A.27 and 282.14 to 282.22, the commissioner of natural resources may
sell by private sale the consolidated conservation land that is described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The commissioner may make necessary changes to the legal description to
correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be sold is located in Lake of the Woods County and is
described as: the South Half of the Southeast Quarter, Section 14, Township 160 North,
Range 31 West, containing 80 acres, more or less.
new text end

new text begin (d) The Department of Natural Resources has determined that the land is not needed
for natural resource purposes and that the state's land management interests would best be
served if the land were returned to local government or private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 38. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF SURPLUS STATE LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; LAKE OF THE WOODS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45, 94.09, and 94.10, the
commissioner of natural resources may sell by private sale the surplus land bordering
public water that is described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The commissioner may sell the land to a local unit of government for less than
the value of the land as determined by the commissioner, but the conveyance must provide
that the land described in paragraph (c) be used for the public and reverts to the state if the
local unit of government fails to provide for public use or abandons the public use of the
land. The conveyance is subject to existing rights of a county road easement, water and
land crossing utility licenses, a grant-in-aid trail permit, and a lease to the county for an
immigration videophone site. The commissioner may make necessary changes to the legal
description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be sold is located in Lake of the Woods County and is
described as: the Southwest Quarter, Section 28, Township 168 North, Range 34 West,
containing 160 acres, more or less.
new text end

new text begin (d) The land is adjacent to the Northwest Angle Inlet of Lake of the Woods. The
Department of Natural Resources has determined that the land is not needed for natural
resource purposes and that the state's land management interests would best be served if
the land were conveyed to a local unit of government for a public park and other public use.
new text end

Sec. 39. new text beginMEEKER COUNTY TAX-FORFEITED LAND; RIGHTS OF STATE
AS UNIT OWNER IN COMMON INTEREST COMMUNITY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Until the tax-forfeited lands under clauses (1) to (11) have been conveyed
according to Minnesota Statutes, section 282.014, the auditor of Meeker County may, on
behalf of the state, act as a unit owner under Minnesota Statutes, sections 515B.2-112,
515B.2-114, 515B.2-118, 515B.2-119, and 515B.2-124, and may act to amend or
terminate any covenants or restrictions with respect to any tax-forfeited land in Meeker
County, city of Dassel, with the following legal descriptions:
new text end

new text begin (1) Lots 1 through 12, Block 1, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (2) Lots 1 through 8, Block 2, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (3) Lots 1 through 33, Block 3, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (4) Lots 6-26, Block 3, now replatted and described as Lots 1-18, Block 1, Sunrise
Circle;
new text end

new text begin (5) Lots 1 through 11, Block 4, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (6) Lots 1 through 3, Block 5, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (7) Lots 1 through 10, Block 6, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (8) Lots 1 through 12, Block 7, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (9) Lots 1 through 4, Block 8, Summit Hills;
new text end

new text begin (10) Lots 1 through 4, Block 9, Summit Hills; and
new text end

new text begin (11) Outlots A, B, C, D, E, F, and G, Summit Hills.
new text end

new text begin (b) This section expires June 30, 2026.
new text end

Sec. 40. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF SURPLUS LAND; MILLE LACS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45, 94.09, and 94.10, the
commissioner of natural resources may sell by private sale the surplus land that is
described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The land must not be sold for less than the appraised value. The buyer must
reimburse the commissioner for all costs and expenses, including staff costs, incurred
by the commissioner in making the property saleable and in selling the property. The
commissioner may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be sold is located in Mille Lacs County and is described as:
that part of Government Lot 3, Section 33, Township 43 North, Range 27 West, described
as follows:
new text end

new text begin Commencing at the northwest corner of said Government Lot 3, said corner being
marked by a 2-1/2 inch aluminum post with brass cap (Bureau of Land Management
Monument); thence North 89 degrees 43 minutes 55 seconds East, assumed bearing,
along the north line of said Government Lot 3, a distance of 1,076.85 feet to the point of
beginning of the land to be described; thence continuing North 89 degrees 43 minutes 55
seconds East, along said north line, a distance of 40.88 feet to a 3/4-inch iron rod with
disk stamped MN DNR PROPERTY; thence continuing North 89 degrees 43 minutes
55 seconds East, along said north line, a distance of 299.64 feet to a 3/4-inch rebar
with plastic cap stamped MN DNR LS 47461; thence South 14 degrees 26 minutes 27
seconds East, a distance of 170.18 feet to a 3/4-inch iron rod with disk stamped MN DNR
PROPERTY; thence South 89 degrees 43 minutes 55 seconds West, a distance of 413.14
feet to a 3/4-inch iron rod; thence continuing South 89 degrees 43 minutes 55 seconds
West, a distance of 10.50 feet; thence North 07 degrees 53 minutes 17 seconds East, a
distance of 70.68 feet; thence North 18 degrees 01 minute 43 seconds East, a distance of
100.09 feet to the point of beginning. Containing 1.46 acres, more or less.
new text end

new text begin (d) The land to be sold is part of a parcel that, as purchased by the state, borders on
Mille Lacs Lake. The shoreline and at least 75 feet west of the shoreline will be retained
by the state for natural resource purposes. The Department of Natural Resources has
determined that the state's land management interests would best be served if the land to
be sold were conveyed for use in the expansion of an existing cemetery.
new text end

Sec. 41. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF SURPLUS STATE LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; OLMSTED COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45, 94.09, and 94.10, the
commissioner of natural resources may sell by private sale the surplus land bordering
public water that is described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The commissioner may sell the land to a local unit of government for less than
the value of the land as determined by the commissioner, but the conveyance must provide
that the land described in paragraph (c) be used for the public and reverts to the state if
the local unit of government fails to provide for public use or abandons the public use
of the land. The commissioner may make necessary changes to the legal description to
correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land that may be sold is located in Olmsted County and is described as: that
part of Lot 9 of State Subdivision of Section 16, Township 105 North, Range 13 West,
lying north of the North Branch of the Root River. Containing 1.56 acres, more or less.
new text end

new text begin (d) The land borders the North Branch of the Root River and the Root River County
Park. The Department of Natural Resources has determined that the land is not needed
for natural resource purposes and that the state's land management interests would best
be served if the land was conveyed to a local unit of government and used for public
park purposes.
new text end

Sec. 42. new text beginEXCHANGE OF STATE LAND; ST. LOUIS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the riparian restrictions in Minnesota Statutes, section 94.342,
subdivision 3, the commissioner of natural resources may, with the approval of the Land
Exchange Board as required under the Minnesota Constitution, article XI, section 10, and
according to the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, sections 94.342 to 94.347,
exchange the riparian land described in paragraph (b).
new text end

new text begin (b) The state land that may be exchanged is located in St. Louis County and is
described as: Government Lot 5, Section 35, Township 64 North, Range 12 West.
new text end

new text begin (c) The state land administered by the commissioner of natural resources borders
Low Lake. The land to be exchanged is forest land that includes areas bordering the
Whiteface River. While the land does not provide at least equal opportunity for access to
waters by the public, the land to be acquired by the commissioner in the exchange will
improve access to adjacent state forest lands.
new text end

Sec. 43. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LANDS BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; ST. LOUIS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision
1, St. Louis County may sell under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes,
chapter 282, unleased tax-forfeited lakeshore lots that were surveyed at the time leased
tax-forfeited lakeshore lots were surveyed pursuant to Laws 2012, chapter 236, section 28.
new text end

new text begin (b) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership or conveyed to public entities.
new text end

Sec. 44. new text beginEXCHANGE OF STATE LAND; ST. LOUIS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, section 92.461, and the riparian restrictions
in Minnesota Statutes, section 94.342, subdivision 3, the St. Louis County may, with the
approval of the Land Exchange Board, as required under the Minnesota Constitution,
article XI, section 10, and according to the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes,
sections 94.342 to 94.347, exchange the land described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in the form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make necessary changes to the legal description to correct errors
and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The state lands that may be conveyed are located in St. Louis County and are
described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) Section 3, Township 54 North, Range 18 West; and
new text end

new text begin (2) Sections 4 and 9, Township 55 North, Range 18 West.
new text end

Sec. 45. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; ST. LOUIS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision
1, and the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282, St. Louis County
may sell by private sale the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described in
paragraph (c) under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
Prior to the sales, the commissioner of revenue shall grant permanent conservation
easements according to Minnesota Statutes, section 282.37, for the lands described in
paragraph (c), clauses (5) and (6). An easement for each of the lands described in paragraph
(c), clauses (5) and (6), shall be 75 feet from water's edge to provide riparian protection
and access for anglers and for management by the Department of Natural Resources.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in St. Louis County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) Lot 1, including vacated avenue and part of adjacent street, Fond Du Lac, First
Street, city of Duluth, Section 7, Township 48, Range 15 (PID 010-1590-00010);
new text end

new text begin (2) Lot 3, including vacated avenue and part of adjacent street, Fond Du Lac, First
Street, city of Duluth, Section 7, Township 48, Range 15 (PID 010-1590-00020);
new text end

new text begin (3) Lot 5, including vacated avenue and part of adjacent street, Fond Du Lac, First
Street, city of Duluth, Section 7, Township 48, Range 15 (PID 010-1590-00030);
new text end

new text begin (4) that part of Lot 1 lying south of the Fond Du Lac Road, city of Duluth, Section 7,
Township 48, Range 15 (PID 010-2730-00890);
new text end

new text begin (5) that part of the easterly 260 feet of Lot 1 lying south of the Whiteface River, town
of Cotton, Section 12, Township 54, Range 17 (PID 305-0020-02158);
new text end

new text begin (6) Lot 1, except the southerly 1,120 feet, town of Cotton, Section 13, Township 54,
Range 17 (PID 305-0020-02168);
new text end

new text begin (7) Outlot B, Rest Haven Beach, town of Gnesen, Section 36, Township 52, Range
14 (PID 375-0060-01270);
new text end

new text begin (8) Lot 6, town of Ness, Section 7, Township 52, Range 19 (PID 470-0010-01130);
new text end

new text begin (9) Lot 7, except the railway right-of-way, 2.65 acres, town of Brevator, Section 16,
Township 50, Range 17 (PID 275-0013-01310);
new text end

new text begin (10) Lot 6, except the railway right-of-way, 3.17 acres, town of Brevator, Section 16,
Township 50, Range 17 (PID 275-0013-01260);
new text end

new text begin (11) that part of Lot 8 lying between the Great Northern railway right-of-way and
the bank of the St. Louis River, town of Brevator, Section 17, Township 50, Range 17
(PID 275-0014-00070);
new text end

new text begin (12) Lot 1 South of the St. Louis River, except the railway right-of-way and except
the easterly 375 feet and except the westerly 335 feet of the easterly 710 feet North of
the railway right-of-way, town of Arrowhead, Section 27, Township 51, Range 19 (PID
225-0070-00010);
new text end

new text begin (13) Lot 2 South of the St. Louis River, except the railway right-of-way, 3.13 acres,
town of Arrowhead, Section 26, Township 51, Range 19 (PID 225-0050-00010);
new text end

new text begin (14) Lot 4 South of the St. Louis River, except 2 acres for county road and except
the railway right-of-way, 3.03 acres, town of Arrowhead, Section 25, Township 51, Range
19 (PID 225-0030-00020);
new text end

new text begin (15) Lot 3 South of the St. Louis River, except the railway right-of-way, 3.02 acres,
town of Arrowhead, Section 25, Township 51, Range 19 (PID 225-0030-00010);
new text end

new text begin (16) Lot 2, except the railway right-of-way, 1.70 acres, town of Stoney Brook,
Section 12, Township 50, Range 18 (PID 535-0010-01800);
new text end

new text begin (17) an undivided 824/68040 interest in Lot 8, except the railway right-of-way, an
undivided 525/68040 interest in Lot 8, except the railway right-of-way, and an undivided
1/3402 interest in Lot 8, except the railway right-of-way, town of Culver, Section 28,
Township 51, Range 18 (PIDs 310-0010-04620, 310-0010-04622, and 310-0010-04623);
new text end

new text begin (18) the Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter lying East of Stoneybrook,
Section 9, Township 50, Range 18 (PID 535-0010-01340);
new text end

new text begin (19) the Northwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter lying South and East of
Stoneybrook, Section 9, Township 50, Range 18 (PID 535-0010-01330);
new text end

new text begin (20) the South Half of the Southwest Quarter, Section 9, Township 50, Range 18
(PID 535-0010-01420); and
new text end

new text begin (21) the Northwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, Section 16, Township 50,
Range 18 (PID 535-0010-02470).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 46. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; ST. LOUIS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
St. Louis County may sell the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described
in paragraph (c) under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The
attorney general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors and
ensure accuracy. Prior to the sales, the commissioner of revenue shall grant permanent
conservation easements according to Minnesota Statutes, section 282.37, for the lands
described in paragraph (c), clauses (1), (2), (3), (6), and (12). An easement for the lands
described in paragraph (c), clause (1), shall be 75 feet northerly of the centerline of the
stream and 75 feet southerly of the centerline of the stream to the road right-of-way, except
the west 33 feet, to provide riparian protection and access for anglers and for management
by the Department of Natural Resources. An easement for the lands described in paragraph
(c), clauses (2) and (3), shall be the south 150 feet lying west of County Road 48, to
provide riparian protection and access for anglers and for management by the Department
of Natural Resources. An easement for the lands described in paragraph (c), clause (6),
shall be 75 feet westerly of the centerline of the stream and 75 feet easterly of the centerline
of the stream, to provide riparian protection and access for anglers and for management by
the Department of Natural Resources. An easement for the lands described in paragraph
(c), clause (12), shall be 75 feet from water's edge, to provide riparian protection and
access for anglers and for management by the Department of Natural Resources.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in St. Louis County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) the West Half of the West Half of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter,
Section 5, Township 50, Range 14 (PID 010-2710-01450);
new text end

new text begin (2) the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, town of Canosia, Section 22,
Township 51, Range 15 (PID 280-0014-00220);
new text end

new text begin (3) the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, town of Canosia, Section 22,
Township 51, Range 15 (PID 280-0014-00230);
new text end

new text begin (4) Lots 54, 55, and 56, Lalonde Beach, town of Fairbanks, Section 6, Township 56,
Range 12 (PID 335-0050-00530);
new text end

new text begin (5) Lots 1 and 2, Sunnyside Park, town of Fine Lakes, Section 19, Township 50,
Range 20 (PID 355-0030-00010);
new text end

new text begin (6) the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter, town of Fredenberg, Section 10,
Township 52, Range 15 (PID 365-0010-01640);
new text end

new text begin (7) the East Half of the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, except the
railway right-of-way, 1.52 acres, town of Great Scott, Section 35, Township 58, Range 19
(PID 385-0010-04210);
new text end

new text begin (8) that part of the East Half of the Northeast Quarter lying West of the railway
right-of-way and North of the river, except the easterly 800 feet, town of Meadowlands,
Section 15, Township 53, Range 18 (PID 440-0020-02103);
new text end

new text begin (9) Government Lot 3, Section 5, Township 62, Range 13 (PID 465-0030-00770);
new text end

new text begin (10) Government Lot 4, Section 5, Township 62, Range 13 (PID 465-0030-00780);
new text end

new text begin (11) the South Half of the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, town of
Waasa, Section 13, Township 60, Range 14 (PID 565-0010-02060); and
new text end

new text begin (12) the North 5 acres of Lot 2, Fredenberg, Section 21, Township 52, Range 15
(PID 365-0010-03680).
new text end

new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
new text end

Sec. 47. new text beginPRIVATE SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND; ST. LOUIS COUNTY.
new text end

new text begin (a) Notwithstanding the public sale provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282,
or other law to the contrary, St. Louis County may sell by private sale the tax-forfeited
land described in paragraph (c).
new text end

new text begin (b) The conveyances must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land descriptions to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
new text end

new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in St. Louis County and is described as:
new text end

new text begin (1) Lot 7, Block 98, Neville Addition to Eveleth (PID 040-0145-01020);
new text end

new text begin (2) the northerly 550 feet of the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, town of
Colvin, Section 21, Township 56, Range 15 (PID 300-0010-03322);
new text end

new text begin (3) Lot 8, Rearrangement Block 10, Ridgewood, city of Virginia, Section 18,
Township 58, Range 17 (PID 090-0145-00080);
new text end

new text begin (4) Lot 2, Block 4, Roosevelt Addition to Hibbing, city of Hibbing, Section 13,
Township 57, Range 21 (PID 140-0200-00960);
new text end

new text begin (5) the West 250 feet of the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, Section 34,
Township 56, Range 17 (PID 690-0010-05735);
new text end

new text begin (6) that part of the Southeast Quarter which lies easterly, southerly, and westerly of
the following described line: commencing at the southeast corner of said Section 27; thence
North 89 degrees 35 minutes 54 seconds West, assigned bearing, along the south line of said
Section 27 1,786.84 feet to the point of beginning of the line to be described; thence North
15 degrees17 minutes 23 seconds West 55.43 feet; thence North 80 degrees 58 minutes 22
seconds East 239.79 feet; thence North 42 degrees 41 minutes 33 seconds East 40.47 feet
to the southerly right-of-way line of North Water Hen Road as described in documents
numbered 0625886, 0575529, and 0571492; thence easterly along said southerly
right-of-way of North Water Hen Road to said south line of Section 27 and said line there
terminating, town of Ellsburg, Section 27, Township 55, Range 16 (PID 302-0010-04460);
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new text begin (7) Lot 10, except the East 10 feet, Block 2, city of Aurora, Section 9, Township
58, Range 15 (PID 100-0030-00340); and
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new text begin (8) all or part of Lot 4, except 2.71 acres for road, town of Linden Grove, Section 2,
Township 62, Range 20 (PID 430-0010-00220).
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new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
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Sec. 48. new text beginPUBLIC SALE OF TAX-FORFEITED LAND BORDERING PUBLIC
WATER; SCOTT COUNTY.
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new text begin (a) Notwithstanding Minnesota Statutes, sections 92.45 and 282.018, subdivision 1,
Scott County may sell the tax-forfeited land bordering public water that is described in
paragraph (c), under the remaining provisions of Minnesota Statutes, chapter 282.
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new text begin (b) The conveyance must be in a form approved by the attorney general. The attorney
general may make changes to the land description to correct errors and ensure accuracy.
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new text begin (c) The land to be sold is located in Scott County and is described as: Lot 2, Block
5, Timber Trails (PID No. 270610360).
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new text begin (d) The county has determined that the county's land management interests would
best be served if the lands were returned to private ownership.
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new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective the day following final enactment.
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Sec. 49. new text beginEFFECTIVE DATE.
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new text begin Sections 1 to 48 are effective the day following final enactment.
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