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2006 Minnesota Statutes Index (topics)

COMPENSATION AND SALARIES

See also LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Agreements of hire, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.55

Appeals, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.29

Apprentices, rulemaking, disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.28

Assessments, back wages, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Assignment for benefit of creditors

Order of preference of wage payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 577.08

Assignment, sale, or transfer

Employer, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.05

Garnishment, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.041

Public employees, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.063

Rights of action, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.04

Time, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.06

Unearned wages as security, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.07

Attorney fees, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.171

Audits and examinations

Payroll processing firms, third-party bulk filers, Minn. Statutes 2006 349.168

Workers' compensation self-insurers, Minn. Statutes 2006 79A.03

Average monthly salary, defined

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2006 3A.01

Average salary, definitions

Combined service benefits, Minn. Statutes 2006 356.302, 2006 356.303

Minnesota employees retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 422A.01

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 352B.01

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011, 2006 354A.31

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.05

Average weekly wage, Minn. Statutes 2006 176.011

Avoiding or refusing to receive payment, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.15, 2006 181.171

Awards, information on racketeering, Minn. Statutes 2006 609.909

Back pay

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.035

Determination by Labor and Industry Department, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Unemployment insurance, benefits, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.085

Bailiffs, see Compensation and salaries under BAILIFFS

Benefits, see BENEFITS

Biotechnology and health sciences industry zones

Payroll factor, Minn. Statutes 2006 469.330

Children, see Compensation and salaries under CHILD LABOR

Claims, insurance companies

Liquidation claims, priority, Minn. Statutes 2006 60B.44

Collective bargaining, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.35

Commercial bribery, Minn. Statutes 2006 609.86

Commissions, see COMMISSIONS (COMPENSATION)

Comparable worth, see COMPARABLE WORTH

Compensation for injuries, see DAMAGES

Compensation

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2006 62B.08, 2006 148C.01, 2006 176.011

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2006 317A.257

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Daily wage, Minn. Statutes 2006 176.011

Damages

Employers, liability, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.171

Payment violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Deductions

Faulty workmanship, loss, theft, or damage, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.79

Limitations, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.24

MFIP assistance units, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.37

MinnesotaCare participants, premium payments, Minn. Statutes 2006 256L.15

Reimbursements, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.24

Default, discharged employees, rights, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.13

Deferred compensation, see DEFERRED COMPENSATION

Definitions

Alcohol and drug counselors, Minn. Statutes 2006 148C.01

Average salary, definitions, see same under this topic

Compensation, see same under this topic

Equal pay for equal work, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.66

Job opportunity building zones, Minn. Statutes 2006 469.310

Judges retirement, Minn. Statutes 2006 490.121

Little Davis-Bacon Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.42

Local relief association benefit plans, Minn. Statutes 2006 353B.02

Minnesota family investment program (MFIP), Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.08

Salary, see same under this topic

Supplemental Aid Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 256D.35

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Unemployment Insurance Law, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.035

Wages, see same under this topic

Warehouse law, Minn. Statutes 2006 231.01

Withholding (taxes), Minn. Statutes 2006 270C.69

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2006 176.011

Disclosure

Child support, enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2006 256.978

Employees, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.967

Employment references, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.967

Payment options, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.255

Discrimination, unfair practices, Minn. Statutes 2006 363A.08

Earned income

Compensation and salaries defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.08

Earnings statements

Compliance orders, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.032

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.171

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.032

Employees, disciplinary action, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.967

Employment earnings

Offset to retirement plan annuities, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.115, 2006 354.44, 2006 354A.31

Offset to retirement plan disability benefits

Local firefighter relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2006 353B.08

Minneapolis Employees Retirement Fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 422A.18

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.113

MSRS correctional employees retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.95

Public employees police and fire fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.656

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.33

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 352B.10

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.36

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.48

Equal pay for equal work

Wage discrimination based on sex, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.66 to 2006 181.71

Evidence, faulty workmanship

Loss, theft, or damage, deductions, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.79

Executions, levy on earnings, Minn. Statutes 2006 550.136, 2006 550.142

Federal jobs credit, salary expenses not allowed, corporations, subtractions from federal taxable income, Minn. Statutes 2006 290.01

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 177.30

Garnishment, see Compensation and salaries under GARNISHMENT

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.16

Gratuities (tips), see GRATUITIES (TIPS)

Hourly basic rate, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.42, 2006 177.43

Income, compensation defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 65B.43

Indian employment credit

Salary expenses not allowed, Minn. Statutes 2006 290.01

Injunctions, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.171

Interest, payment violations, orders, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Investigations, payment, complaints, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Judicial officers, Minn. Statutes 2006 487.08, 2006 609.415

Jurisdiction, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.171

Lawsuits

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.171

Isolation or quarantine, employer violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 144.4196

Liens for wages, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 514.59 to 2006 514.61

Manual labor, action for wages, venue, Minn. Statutes 2006 542.08

Payment, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.14

Recovery of unpaid wages, Minn. Statutes 2006 541.07

Wage discrimination based on sex, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.67, 2006 181.68

Liability, employers

Employees quitting or resigning, payment, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.14

Limits, local government employees, Minn. Statutes 2006 43A.17

Lost wages, mothers

Due to medical necessity, paternity lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 257.66

Mechanics and material suppliers liens

Liens for wages, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 514.59 to 2006 514.61

Mediation, back wages, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

MFIP participants

Grant diversion participants, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.69

Self-employed participants, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.37

Minimum wage, see MINIMUM WAGE

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.171

Out-of-pocket expenses

Reimbursements, MFIP, income exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.21

Overtime, see OVERTIME

Parenting leave, see PARENTING LEAVE

Pay equity, see COMPARABLE WORTH

Payment

Amount, deception, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.03

Business expenses allowed, Minn. Statutes 2006 256J.37

Complaints, investigations, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Consideration for securing employment, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.031

Discharged employees, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.11, 2006 181.13

Employees quitting or resigning, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.14

Failure to pay, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.101

Frequency of payment, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.10, 2006 181.101, 2006 181.11

Labor and Industry Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.101

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.101, 2006 181.171

Methods, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.255

Nonnegotiable instruments, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 181.02

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Partnerships, profit-sharing, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2006 323A.0202

Payroll card accounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.255

Priority, distribution of employer assets, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.057

Receipts greater than amount, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.03

Severance, unemployment insurance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.085

Surviving spouses, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.58

Unemployment insurance taxes, priority, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.057

Weekly earnings, unemployment benefits, effect, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.085

Payroll checks, presumption of abandonment, Minn. Statutes 2006 345.39

Payroll deductions, see PAYROLL DEDUCTIONS

Payroll processing firms

Gambling, Minn. Statutes 2006 349.168, 2006 349.19

Withholding (taxes), see Third-party bulk filers under WITHHOLDING (TAXES)

Payrolls

Income and franchise taxes, Minn. Statutes 2006 290.191

Inspection, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Payroll card accounts, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.23, 2006 177.255

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2006 79A.03

State contracts, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.43

Transcriptions, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Trunk highway construction, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.44

Workers' compensation self-insurance, Minn. Statutes 2006 79A.04

Per diem, compensation

Exclusion, nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2006 317A.257

Personnel records

Compensation and salary records defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.960

Subpoenas, county attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2006 388.23

Petit juries, see PETIT JURIES

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.41

Presumption of abandonment, Minn. Statutes 2006 345.39

Prevailing wage, see PREVAILING WAGE

Prisoners

Prison employment, see Employment under PRISONERS

Work release, see WORK RELEASE

Probation officers, Minn. Statutes 2006 244.19

Public libraries, see LIBRARY BOARDS

Records and record keeping

Back wages, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Retention, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.30

Submitting to Labor and Industry Department, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.30, 2006 177.32

Reduction, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.24

Restrictions, local government employees, Minn. Statutes 2006 43A.17

Salary

Definitions

Local relief association benefit plans, Minn. Statutes 2006 353B.02

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.01

Public employees police and fire fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2006 354A.011

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2006 354.05

Fees defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01

Offset to retirement plan annuities or disability benefits, see Employment earnings under this topic

Wages defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 353.01

Severance pay, see SEVERANCE PAY

Sick pay, see SICK PAY

Specific occupations or offices, see under specific index headings

State deferred compensation plan, see STATE DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN

Statutes of limitations, recovery of wages, Minn. Statutes 2006 541.07

Subsidized jobs, see WAGE SUBSIDIES

Substantial adverse change

Quitting, good reason caused by the employer, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.095

Suitable employment

Determination, unemployment insurance, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.035

Survey data, classification, Minn. Statutes 2006 13.435

Surviving spouses, payment to, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.58

Taxable wages

Assessments, workforce development fund, Minn. Statutes 2006 116L.20

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.035

Tips, see GRATUITIES (TIPS)

Unauthorized compensation

Receipt by public officials, Minn. Statutes 2006 609.45

Unclaimed compensation, see ABANDONED AND UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

Unemployment insurance, see UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE

Violations and penalties

Deductions, faulty workmanship, loss, theft, or damage, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.79

Payment violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Records violations, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27, 2006 177.30

Wage deduction violations, enforcement orders, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.27

Wage discrimination based on sex, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.67, 2006 181.70

Wage supplements, failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.74

Wage discrimination based on sex

Compromises not defense, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.68

Equal Pay for Equal Work Law, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.66, 2006 181.71

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.66 to 2006 181.71

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.67, 2006 181.68

Violations and penalties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.67, 2006 181.70

Wage subsidies, see WAGE SUBSIDIES

Wage supplements, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.74

Wages

Definitions

Equal Pay for Equal Work Law, Minn. Statutes 2006 181.66

Fair Labor Standards Act, Minn. Statutes 2006 177.23

Social Security law, Minn. Statutes 2006 355.01

Supplemental nursing services agencies, Minn. Statutes 2006 144A.74

Unemployment Insurance Law, Minn. Statutes 2006 268.035

Withholding (taxes), Minn. Statutes 2006 270C.69

Mechanics and material suppliers liens, Minn. Statutes 2006 514.59

Salary defined as, Minn. Statutes 2006 352.01

Weekly wage, Minn. Statutes 2006 176.011

Withholding (taxes), see WITHHOLDING (TAXES)

Workers' compensation, see WORKERS COMPENSATION