language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1989 CHAPTER 25-H.F.No. 323 An act relating to commerce; regulating motor vehicle sales and distribution; determining reasonable compensation for warranty services performed by dealers; amending Minnesota Statutes 1988, section 80E.04, subdivision 2. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1988, section 80E.04, subdivision 2, is amended to read: Subd. 2. [REASONABLE COMPENSATION FOR SERVICES.] In no event shall the schedule of compensation fail to include reasonable compensation for diagnostic work, as well as repair service, parts, and labor. Time allowances for the diagnosis and performance of warranty work and service shall be reasonable and adequate for the work to be performed.
In the determination of what constitutes reasonable compensation under this section, the principal factors to be given consideration shall be the prevailing wage rates paid by dealers in the community in which the dealer is doing business, and in no event shallThe hourly labor rate paid to and the reimbursement for parts purchased by a dealer for warranty services shall not be less than the rate charged by the dealer for like service to nonwarranty customers for nonwarranty service and repairs unless the rate is determined to be unreasonable. Presented to the governor April 5, 1989 Signed by the governor April 7, 1989, 8:40 a.m.
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