The commissioner may grant exemptions from any provisions of the act, pursuant to Laws of Minnesota 1974, chapter 432, section 7, subdivision 5, for an individual minor when it is determined that said exemption is in the best interests of a minor in accordance with both of the following:
the minor has a special talent, unique qualifications, or special need for the particular employment for which the exemption is sought; and
the health, education, or welfare of the minor will not be detrimentally affected by the employment or by the environment in which the employment is to be conducted.
MS s 181A.09
June 11, 2008