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CHAPTER 32-S.F.No. 283 An act relating to natural resources; clarifying the prohibition of the commissioner of natural resources in establishing quotas for enforcement officer activity; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 84.0285. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 84.0285, is amended to read: 84.0285 [GAME AND FISH CITATION QUOTAS PROHIBITED.] The commissioner of natural resources, or the director of the division of enforcement and field service, may not order, mandate, require, or in any manner suggest, directly or indirectly, to a conservation officer that the conservation officer issue a certain number of game and fish law violations on a daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, or yearly quota basis
, except that the commissioner or director may utilize a conservation officer's total enforcement activity, in comparison to the total enforcement activity of all conservation officers, in the evaluation of an officer's performance. Sec. 2. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] This act is effective the day following final enactment. Presented to the governor April 20, 2001 Signed by the governor April 24, 2001, 9:55 a.m.