relating to environment; implementing terms of recent settlement between state and 3M Company; requiring a report of well testing; appropriating money;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 116.155, subdivision 1, by adding a subdivision; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 115B.
The remediation fund is created as a special revenue fund in the state treasury to provide a reliable source of public money for response and corrective actions to address releases of hazardous substances, pollutants or contaminants, agricultural chemicals, and petroleum, and for environmental response actions at qualified landfill facilities for which the agency has assumed such responsibility, including perpetual care of such facilities. The specific purposes for which the general portion of the fund may be spent are provided in subdivision 2. In addition to the general portion of the fund, the fund contains two accounts described in subdivisions 4 and 5.
Presented to the governor May 21, 2018
Signed by the governor May 29, 2018, 1:20 p.m.