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relating to public safety; appropriating money for public safety costs related to civil unrest; requiring a report.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
(a) $1,500,000 in fiscal year 2021 is appropriated from the general fund to the commissioner of public safety for costs directly attributable to additional public safety assistance for civil unrest through the Interstate Emergency Management Assistance Compact under Minnesota Statutes, section 192.89. This is a onetime appropriation.
(b) $6,300,000 in fiscal year 2021 is appropriated from the general fund to the commissioner of public safety to pay for state trooper expenses related to civil unrest, including costs arising from restoring or maintaining civil order. This is a onetime appropriation. The commissioner may transfer money appropriated under this paragraph to the commissioner of natural resources to pay for conservation officer expenses related to civil unrest.
(c) The commissioner must report all expenses paid from appropriations under this section to the chairs and ranking minority members of the senate Finance Committee and the house of representatives Ways and Means Committee. The report under this paragraph must be submitted by September 15, 2021.
This section is effective the day following final enactment.
Presented to the governor April 27, 2021
Signed by the governor April 27, 2021, 4:42 p.m.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes