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Laws of Minnesota 1993 CHAPTER 143-H.F.No. 882 An act relating to outdoor recreation; creating the Lake Superior water trail; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 85. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. [85.0155] [LAKE SUPERIOR WATER TRAIL.] Subdivision 1. [CREATION.] A water trail is created along the Lake Superior shoreline from Park Point in Duluth to the border with Canada. The trail must be primarily developed for kayakers and campers, using existing public lands for designated rest areas. Subd. 2. [COMMISSIONER'S DUTIES.] The commissioner of natural resources must coordinate the creation of the water trail by placing signs for rest areas along the lake and working with other public agencies and private resorts owning land along the lake to do the same. At the earliest opportunity, the commissioner shall make available a water trail map depicting the designated rest areas for the touring public. Subd. 3. [GIFTS; DONATIONS.] The commissioner of natural resources is authorized to accept donations of land, or easements in land, for rest areas along the Lake Superior water trail, and may seek and accept money for this purpose from other public and private sources. Presented to the governor May 11, 1993 Signed by the governor May 13, 1993, 2:57 p.m.