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Laws of Minnesota 1985 CHAPTER 51-H.F.No. 151 An act relating to education; prohibiting a school district from commencing the school year prior to Labor Day; amending Minnesota Statutes 1984, section 126.12. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1984, section 126.12, is amended to read: 126.12 [SCHOOL CALENDAR.] Subdivision 1. Except for learning programs during summer and for flexible school year programs authorized pursuant to sections 120.59 to 120.67, a school district shall not commence an elementary or secondary school year prior to Labor Day. Days which are devoted to teachers' workshops may be held before Labor Day. Districts that enter into cooperative agreements are encouraged to adopt similar school calendars. Subd. 2. Every Saturday shall be a school holiday, except that school may be held on a Saturday if necessary to meet the requirement in section 124.19 of making a good faith attempt to make up time lost on account of circumstances which were beyond the control of the school board. The school board shall determine the number of school days of each school year on or before April 1 of the calendar year in which such school year commences. Sec. 2. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] Section 1 is effective for the 1986-1987 school year and thereafter. Approved April 30, 1985
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