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CHAPTER 98-S.F.No. 1056 An act relating to drivers' licenses; modifying certain annual requirements relating to school bus drivers; amending Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 171.321, subdivision 5. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2000, section 171.321, subdivision 5, is amended to read: Subd. 5. [ANNUAL EVALUATION AND LICENSE VERIFICATION.] (a) A school district's pupil transportation safety director, the chief administrator of a nonpublic school, or a private contractor shall certify annually to the school board or governing board of a nonpublic school that, at minimum, each school bus driver meets the school bus driver training competencies under subdivision 4. A school district, nonpublic school, or private contractor also shall provide in-service training annually to each school bus driver. (b) A school district, nonpublic school, or private contractor shall annually verify the validity of the driver's license of each person who transports students for the district with the National Drivers Register or with the department of public safety. Presented to the governor May 11, 2001 Signed by the governor May 15, 2001, 2:02 p.m.