language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to eminent domain; providing for a hearing before an administrative law judge on the amount or denial of eligibility for relocation assistance;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 117.52, subdivision 4.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Notwithstanding any law or rule to the contrary, if a person entitled to relocation assistance under this section does not accept the acquiring authority's offer, the acquiring authority must initiate contested case proceedings under sections 14.57 to 14.66 for a determination of the relocation assistance that must be provided by the acquiring authority. The administrative law judge's determination of relocation assistance that the acquiring authority must provide constitutes a final decision in the case, as provided in section 14.62, subdivision 4. The acquiring authority must pay all costs of the proceedings. "Costs" is defined in section 15.471, subdivision 4, and also includes charges billed by the Office of Administrative Hearings for the proceedings.
Presented to the governor April 17, 2012
Signed by the governor April 18, 2012, 01:49 p.m.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes