language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1993 CHAPTER 364-S.F.No. 663 An act relating to elections; authorizing the filing officer to keep from the ballot the name of a person who is a convicted felon, under guardianship, or found incompetent; amending Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 204B.10, by adding a subdivision. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 204B.10, is amended by adding a subdivision to read: Subd. 6. [INELIGIBLE VOTER.] Upon receipt of a certified copy of a final judgment or order of a court of competent jurisdiction that a person who has filed an affidavit of candidacy or who has been nominated by petition: (1) has been convicted of treason or a felony and the person's civil rights have not been restored; (2) is under guardianship of the person; or (3) has been found by a court of law to be legally incompetent; the filing officer shall notify the person by certified mail at the address shown on the affidavit or petition, and shall not certify the person's name to be placed on the ballot. The actions of a filing officer under this subdivision are subject to judicial review under section 204B.44. Presented to the governor May 20, 1993 Signed by the governor May 24, 1993, 12:08 p.m.