language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to commerce; requiring qualified active duty military members and veterans and spouses to receive a licensing experience waiver for the broker's examination;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 82.59, subdivision 5.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
The commissioner may grant a waiver of the real estate licensing experience requirement for the broker's examination to a qualified applicant for a waiver.
(a) A qualified applicant for a waiver is an individual who:
(1) has a degree in real estate from an accredited college or university;
(2) is a licensed practicing attorney whose practice involves real estate law; or
(3) is a public officer whose official duties involve real estate law or real estate transactions.
(b) A request for a waiver shall be submitted to the commissioner in writing on a form prescribed by the commissioner and be accompanied by documents necessary to evidence qualification as set forth in paragraph (a).
(c) The waiver will lapse if the applicant fails to successfully complete the broker's examination within one year from the date of the granting of the waiver.
Presented to the governor April 27, 2016
Signed by the governor April 29, 2016, 3:11 p.m.