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CHAPTER 70-S.F.No. 1025 An act relating to motor vehicles; changing notice period relating to impounded vehicles in custody; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 168B.06, subdivision 1. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 168B.06, subdivision 1, is amended to read: Subdivision 1. [CONTENTS; NOTICE GIVEN WITHIN
TENFIVE DAYS.] When an impounded vehicle is taken into custody, the unit of government or impound lot operator taking it into custody shall give notice of the taking within tenfive days. The notice shall (a) set forth the date and place of the taking, the year, make, model and serial number of the impounded motor vehicle if such information can be reasonably obtained and the place where the vehicle is being held, (b) inform the owner and any lienholders of their right to reclaim the vehicle under section 168B.07, and (c) state that failure of the owner or lienholders to exercise their right to reclaim the vehicle and contents within the appropriate time allowed under section 168B.051, subdivision 1 or 2, shall be deemed a waiver by them of all right, title, and interest in the vehicle and contents and a consent to the transfer of title to and disposal or sale of the vehicle and contents pursuant to section 168B.08. Presented to the governor April 28, 1997 Signed by the governor April 29, 1997, 2:25 p.m.