language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1984 CHAPTER 441-H.F.No. 1912 An act relating to the state agricultural society; changing the authority to make certain contracts; amending Minnesota Statutes 1983 Supplement, section 37.19. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1983 Supplement, section 37.19, is amended to read: 37.19 [CONTRACTS.] The society may contract in its own name, and through its duly appointed officers and agents without the necessity of advertising for, or publicly requesting bids, and the provisions of this chapter, and all ordinances, bylaws, and rules adopted by its governing board are a part of every contract entered into with any exhibitor, privilege holder, lessee, licensee, or other person. The society may contract for the purchase of services from any business, municipality, county, state agency or department. The society may purchase, sell, lease, or otherwise engage in transactions respecting real property in its own name, and with terms and conditions acceptable to its board of managers. The provisions of section 37.01 shall apply to the specific properties described therein, excepting space rental contracts and ground leases for a term of one year or less. The society shall submit to the executive council of the state of Minnesota, as provided by chapter 9, all its transactions involving real properties for the approval of the executive council, and no transaction involving real property shall be final until approved by the executive council. All transactions involving real property heretofore made by the society are ratified, confirmed and approved.
A contract between the society and an entertainer shall not prohibit the entertainer from performing at a location more than 80 miles from the state fairgrounds during the state fair or within 30 days before or after the state fair.Approved April 23, 1984
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes