language to be deleted (2) new language
CHAPTER 349-S.F.No. 2302 An act relating to local government; clarifying the conduct of certain county elections; amending Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 375A.12, subdivision 4. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1996, section 375A.12, subdivision 4, is amended to read: Subd. 4. [CONDUCT OF ELECTION.] When a referendum is required to be held, the county auditor shall conduct the referendum following the procedures provided in
chapter 372, as nearly as possiblesection 375.20, as far as practicable, and not inconsistent with sections 375A.01 to 375A.10. The referendum may be held at any primary, general or special election held not less than 30 days before the first day on which candidates may file for county office. Sec. 2. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] Section 1 is effective the day following final enactment. Presented to the governor March 30, 1998 Signed by the governor April 2, 1998, 11:08 a.m.