as introduced - 89th Legislature (2015 - 2016) Posted on 04/11/2016 04:48pm
|Introduction||Posted on 03/24/2016|
A bill for an act
relating to local government; permitting city and town expenditures for city and
town historical societies; amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 138.053.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 138.053, is amended to read:
The governing body of any home rule charter or statutory city or town may annually
appropriate from its general fund an amount not to exceed 0.02418 percent of estimated
market value, derived from ad valorem taxes on property or other revenues, to be paid to
the historical society of its respective new text beginnew text endcounty to be used for the promotion of
historical work and to aid in defraying the expenses of carrying on the historical work in the
county. No city or town may appropriate any funds for the benefit of any historical society
unless the society is affiliated with and approved by the Minnesota Historical Society.
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