language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to the state auditor; requiring employees and officers of local public pension plans to report unlawful actions;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 609.456, subdivision 1.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Whenever a public employee or public officer of a political subdivision or charter commission discovers evidence of theft, embezzlement, unlawful use of public funds or property, or misuse of public funds by a charter commission or any person authorized to expend public funds, the employee or officer shall promptly report to law enforcement and shall promptly report in writing to the state auditor a detailed description of the alleged incident or incidents. Notwithstanding chapter 13 or any other statute related to the classification of government data, the public employee or public officer shall provide data or information related to the alleged incident or incidents to the state auditor and law enforcement, including data classified as not public.
Presented to the governor April 29, 2013
Signed by the governor May 1, 2013, 4:07 p.m.