16D.03 Supervision of state debt collection.
Subdivision 1. Responsibility. The commissioner of finance shall supervise and report on state debt collection.
Subd. 2. State agency reports. State agencies shall report quarterly to the commissioner of finance the debts owed to them. The commissioner of finance, in consultation with the commissioners of revenue and human services, and the attorney general, shall establish internal guidelines for the recognition, tracking, reporting, and collection of debts owed the state. The internal guidelines must include accounting standards, performance measurements, and uniform reporting requirements applicable to all state agencies. The commissioner of finance shall require a state agency to recognize, track, report, and attempt to collect debts according to the internal guidelines.
Subd. 3. Report of the commissioner. By January 15 of each year, the commissioner of finance shall report on the management of debts owed the state, including performance measurements and progress of the debt collection efforts undertaken by state agencies and the commissioner. The report must be made to the governor and the chairs of the committee on finance of the senate and the committee on ways and means of the house of representatives.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes