The purpose of this chapter is to prevent the spread of invasive species, including prohibited and regulated invasive aquatic plants and wild animals, into and within the state as authorized by Minnesota Statutes, sections 17.497 and 84D.12, while allowing flexibility for conditional possession of invasive species. This chapter also provides a public process for listing infested waters and classifying and designating nonnative species according to criteria in statute.
20 SR 2292(NO. 43); L 1996 c 385 art 2 s 7; 22 SR 2076; L 2004 c 243 s 40; L 2014 c 289 s 69; 43 SR 683
January 10, 2019
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes