language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1990 CHAPTER 509-S.F.No. 1162 An act relating to drivers' licenses; setting deadline for court administrators to forward driver's license or permit applications and fees to the department of public safety; amending Minnesota Statutes 1988, section 171.06, subdivision 4. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1988, section 171.06, subdivision 4, is amended to read: Subd. 4. [APPLICATION, FILING.] Any applicant for an instruction permit, a driver's license, restricted license, or duplicate license may file an application with a court administrator of the district court or at a state office. The administrator or state office shall receive and accept the application. To cover all expenses involved in receiving, accepting, or forwarding to the department applications and fees, the court administrator of the district court may retain a county fee of $1 for each application for a Minnesota identification card, instruction permit, duplicate license, driver license, or restricted license. The amount allowed to be retained by the court administrator of the district court shall be paid into the county treasury and credited to the general revenue fund of the county. Before the end of the first working day following the final day of an established reporting period, the court administrator shall forward to the department all applications and fees collected during the reporting period, less the amount herein allowed to be retained for
expense, to the department within 72 hours of the final day of any established reporting periodexpenses. The court administrators of the district courts may appoint agents to assist in accepting applications, but the administrators shall require every agent to forward to the administrators by whom the agent is appointed all applications accepted and fees collected by the agent, except that an agent may retain one-half of the $1 county fee to cover the agent's expenses involved in receiving, accepting or forwarding the applications and fees. The court administrators shall be responsible for the acts of agents appointed by them and for the forwarding to the department of all applications accepted and those fees collected by agents and by themselves as are required to be forwarded to the department. Presented to the governor April 24, 1990 Signed by the governor April 26, 1990, 10:10 p.m.