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                         Laws of Minnesota 1984 

                        CHAPTER 398-S.F.No. 1927
           An act relating to St. Louis County; establishing 
          positions in the unclassified civil service; amending 
          Laws 1941, chapter 423, section 6, as amended. 
    Section 1.  Laws 1941, chapter 423, section 6, as amended 
by Laws 1949, chapter 255, section 1; Laws 1949, chapter 258, 
section 1; Laws 1949, chapter 309, section 1; Laws 1951, chapter 
310, section 1; Laws 1959, chapter 217, section 1; Laws 1967, 
chapter 142, section 1; and Laws 1969, chapter 420, is amended 
to read:  
    The officers and employees of such county and of any 
agency, board, or commission, supported in whole or in part by 
taxation upon the taxable property of such county or appointed 
by the judges of the district or probate court for such county, 
are hereby divided into the unclassified and classified service. 
The unclassified service shall comprise:  
    a.  All officers elected by popular vote or persons 
appointed to fill vacancies in such offices.  
    b.  Judges and receivers, referees, arbiters, court 
reporters, jurors, notaries public, and persons appointed by a 
court to make or conduct any special inquiry of a judicial and 
temporary character.  
     c.  Superintendent or principal administrative officer or 
comptroller of any separate department of county government 
which is now or hereafter created pursuant to law, who is 
directly responsible to the board of county commissioners or any 
other board or commission, as well as the county agricultural 
agents and the home demonstration agents under the control of 
the county extension committee.  
    d.  Members of the teaching staff, supervisors and 
principals in the employ of the superintendent of county schools.
    e.  Members of non-paid board, or commissioners appointed 
by the board of county commissioners or acting in an advisory 
    f.  Assistant county attorneys or special investigators in 
the employ of the county attorney.  
    g.  All common labor temporarily employed on an hourly 
    h.  All inmate or patient help in county institutions.  
    i.  All physicians, dentists, registered nurses and medical 
laboratory technicians working under the direction of a licensed 
physician or dentist in any hospital or sanatorium operated by a 
commission or board of such county. 
    j.  All county commissioners' clerks appointed by the 
county board after the passage of this act; but nothing in this 
act shall affect the civil service status of any person 
previously appointed and now holding such a position in the 
classified service of the county.  
    k.  A legislative lobbyist/grant coordinator appointed by 
the county board to act as legislative liaison with the St. 
Louis County legislative delegation and pursue legislative 
concerns and grant opportunities for the county, and the clerk 
for that position.  
    The classified service shall include all other positions 
now existing and hereinafter created in the service of the 
county or any board or commission, agency, or offices of such 
county, including mine inspectors appointed by the board of 
county commissioners.  
    Sec. 2.  [LOCAL APPROVAL.] 
    This act takes effect the day after compliance with 
Minnesota Statutes, section 645.021, subdivision 3, by the board 
of county commissioners of St. Louis County. 
    Approved April 18, 1984

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