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Laws of Minnesota 1992 CHAPTER 551-H.F.No. 2269 An act relating to metropolitan government; requiring the metropolitan airports commission to budget for noise mitigation; requiring a recommendation to the legislature; amending Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 473.661, subdivision 1, and by adding a subdivision. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 473.661, subdivision 1, is amended to read: Subdivision 1. The
commissionercommissioners shall, on or before the first day of July of each year, prepare a detailed budget of the needs of the corporation for the next fiscal year, specifying separately in said budget the amounts to be expended for acquisition of property, construction, payments on bonded indebtedness, if any, operation, noise mitigation, and maintenance, respectively, subject only to such changes as the commissioners may from time to time approve. Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 473.661, is amended by adding a subdivision to read: Subd. 4. [NOISE MITIGATION.] (a) According to the schedule in paragraph (b) of this subdivision, commission funds must be dedicated (1) to supplement the implementation of corrective land use management measures approved by the Federal Aviation Administration as part of the commission's Federal Aviation Regulations, part 150 noise compatibility program, and (2) for soundproofing and accompanying air conditioning of residences, schools, and other public buildings when there is a demonstrated need because of aircraft noise, regardless of the location of the building to be soundproofed, or any combination of the three. (b) The noise mitigation program described in paragraph (a) of this subdivision shall be funded by the commission from whatever source of funds according to the following schedule: In 1993, an amount equal to 20 percent of the passenger facilities charges revenue amount budgeted by the commission for 1993; In 1994, an amount equal to 20 percent of the passenger facilities charges revenue amount budgeted by the commission for 1994; In 1995, an amount equal to 35 percent of the passenger facilities charges revenue amount budgeted by the commission for 1995; and In 1996, an amount equal to 40 percent of the passenger facilities charges revenue amount budgeted by the commission for 1996. (c) The commission's capital improvement projects, program, and plan must reflect the requirements of this section. As part of the commission's report to the legislature under section 473.621, subdivision 1a, the commission must provide a description and the status of each noise mitigation project implemented under this section. (d) Within 60 days of submitting the commission's and the metropolitan council's report and recommendations on major airport planning to the legislature as required by section 473.618, the commission, with the assistance of its sound abatement advisory committee, shall make a recommendation to the legislature regarding appropriate funding levels for noise mitigation at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and in the neighboring communities. Sec. 3. [APPLICATION.] This act applies in the counties of Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington. Presented to the governor April 17, 1992 Signed by the governor April 29, 1992, 8:07 a.m.
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