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Laws of Minnesota 1987 CHAPTER 245-S.F.No. 168 An act relating to human rights; clarifying certain provisions relating to discrimination in the extension of credit because of sex or marital status; amending Minnesota Statutes 1986, section 363.03, subdivision 8. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1986, section 363.03, subdivision 8, is amended to read: Subd. 8. [CREDIT; SEX DISCRIMINATION.] It is an unfair discriminatory practice: (1) to discriminate in the extension of personal or commercial credit to a person, or in the requirements for obtaining credit, because of sex or marital status; or (2) for a credit card issuer to refuse to issue a credit card to a woman under her current or former surname unless there is an intent to defraud or mislead, except that a credit card issuer may require that a woman requesting a card under a former surname open a separate account in that name. A credit card issuer may also require disclosure of any other names under which the credit card applicant may have a credit history. Approved May 26, 1987
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