609.1351 Petition for civil commitment.
When a court sentences a person under section 609.108, 609.342, 609.343, 609.344, 609.345, or 609.3453, the court shall make a preliminary determination whether in the court's opinion a petition under section 253B.185 may be appropriate and include the determination as part of the sentencing order. If the court determines that a petition may be appropriate, the court shall forward its preliminary determination along with supporting documentation to the county attorney.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes