language to be deleted (2) new language
CHAPTER 188-S.F.No. 891 An act relating to municipalities; clarifying an exception to tort liability; amending Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 466.03, subdivision 4. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1998, section 466.03, subdivision 4, is amended to read: Subd. 4. [ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND ICE.] (a) Any claim based on snow or ice conditions on any highway or public sidewalk that does not abut a publicly owned building or publicly owned parking lot, except when the condition is affirmatively caused by the negligent acts of the municipality. (b) Notwithstanding paragraph (a), a municipality that owns or leases a building or parking lot in another municipality is not immune from a claim based on snow or ice conditions on a public sidewalk abutting the building or parking lot, but the other municipality is immune, except when the condition is affirmatively caused by its own negligent acts. Presented to the governor May 18, 1999 Signed by the governor May 21, 1999, 10:13 a.m.
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