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Laws of Minnesota 1993 CHAPTER 61-H.F.No. 801 An act relating to traffic regulations; requiring operating procedures for hand-held traffic radar; amending Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 169.14, by adding a subdivision. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 169.14, is amended by adding a subdivision to read: Subd. 11. [HAND-HELD POLICE TRAFFIC RADAR.] Law enforcement agencies that use hand-held radar units shall establish operating procedures to reduce the operator's exposure to microwave radiation. The procedures, at a minimum, must require: (1) that the operator turn the unit off when it is not in use; (2) if the unit has a stand-by mode, that the operator use this mode except when measuring a vehicle's speed; (3) that the operator not allow the antenna to rest against the operator's body while it is in operation; and (4) that the operator always point the antenna unit away from the operator and any other person in very close proximity to the unit. Presented to the governor April 29, 1993 Signed by the governor April 30, 1993, 3:24 p.m.
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