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CHAPTER 458-H.F.No. 2657 An act relating to state parks; establishing a special state park permit for physically handicapped persons who do not own motor vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 1992, sections 85.053, subdivisions 2 and 7; and 85.055, subdivision 1. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 85.053, subdivision 2, is amended to read: Subd. 2. [REQUIREMENT.] Except as provided in section 85.054, a motor vehicle may not enter a state park, state recreation area, or state wayside over 50 acres in area, without a state park permit issued under this section. Except for vehicles permitted under subdivision 7, paragraph (a), clause (3), the state park permit must be affixed to the lower right corner windshield of the motor vehicle and must be completely affixed by its own adhesive to the windshield. Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 85.053, subdivision 7, is amended to read: Subd. 7. [HANDICAPPED PERSONS AND PERSONS OVER AGE 65.] (a) The commissioner shall prescribe and issue special state park permits for: (1) an individual age 65 years or older who furnishes satisfactory proof of age and is a resident of the state; (2) a physically handicapped person with a motor vehicle (i) that has special plates issued under section 168.021, subdivision 1, or (ii) who has a permanent disability certificate issued under section 169.345, subdivision 3, and who can demonstrate proof of ownership of the vehicle for which the state park permit is being purchased or proof of a leasehold interest in the vehicle for a term at least as long as the term of the permit; and (3)
up to two days fora physically handicapped person who: (i) does not own or operate a motor vehicle; (ii) possesses a temporary disability certificate issuedstatement certified under section 169.345, subdivision 32a; and (iii) applies to the commissioner in writing. (b) Except for vehicles permitted under paragraph (a), clause (3), the permit or the decal issued under this subdivision is valid only when displayed on a vehicle owned and occupied by the person to whom the permit is issued. Sec. 3. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 85.055, subdivision 1, is amended to read: Subdivision 1. [FEES.] The fee for state park permits for: (1) an annual use of state parks is $18; (2) a second vehicle state park permit is $12; (3) a special state park permit valid up to two days is $4; (4) a special daily vehicle state park permit for groups is $2; (5) an employee's state park permit is without charge; and (6) a special state park permit for handicapped persons and persons over age 65 under section 85.053, subdivision 7, clauses (1) and, (2), and (3), is $12 ; and (7) a special state park permit valid up to two days for handicapped persons and persons over age 65 under section 85.053, subdivision 7, clauses (1) and (3), is $4. The fees specified in this subdivision include any sales tax required by state law. Presented to the governor April 14, 1994 Signed by the governor April 18, 1994, 3:10 p.m.