language to be deleted (2) new language
CHAPTER 495-H.F.No. 2426 An act relating to traffic regulations; allowing any city to establish citizen enforcement programs to enforce vehicle parking laws relating to the physically disabled; amending Minnesota Statutes 1993 Supplement, section 169.346, subdivision 4. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1993 Supplement, section 169.346, subdivision 4, is amended to read: Subd. 4. [LOCAL ORDINANCE; CITIZEN ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM.] A statutory or home rule charter city
of the first or second classmay, by ordinance, establish a program to enforce the parking restrictions of this section or any similar local ordinance, relating to parking spaces for the physically disabled, by using citizen volunteers to issue citations to violators. The ordinance shall contain a process for training program participants in the requirements of the law, the method of issuing citations, and other related matters. Program participants who satisfy the training requirements of the ordinance are authorized to issue citations for violations of this section and are exempt from any other training or licensure requirements imposed on law enforcement officers by chapter 626. Presented to the governor April 20, 1994 Signed by the governor April 21, 1994, 12:02 p.m.