language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to local government; modifying matching funds requirement for local recycling programs;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 473.8441, subdivision 4.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
The commissioner shall administer grants so that the following conditions are met:
(a) A county must apply for a grant in the manner determined by the commissioner. The application must describe the activities for which the grant will be used.
(b) The activities funded must be consistent with the metropolitan policy plan and the county master plan.
(c) A grant must be matched by equal county expenditures for the activities for which the grant is made.
(d) All grant funds must be used for new activities or to enhance or increase the effectiveness of existing activities in the county.
(e) Counties shall provide support to maintain effective municipal recycling where it is already established.
Presented to the governor May 10, 2018
Signed by the governor May 14, 2018, 11:58 a.m.