language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to local government; lengthening probationary period for newly hired peace officers in certain statutory cities;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 44.01, by adding a subdivision; 44.10, subdivision 1.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Except as provided in subdivision 2, every person holding a position in the classified service of a municipality on the effective date of the merit system ordinance and every person subsequently appointed to such a position shall serve a probationary period of six months.
During this period, the person may be dismissed summarily without compliance with section 44.08, but the dismissal shall be in writing and reported to the board.
Presented to the governor March 8, 2010
Signed by the governor March 9, 2010, 11:17 a.m.