The commissioner of corrections, so far as the accommodations of the correctional facilities
and other means at the commissioner's disposal will permit, may receive juvenile delinquents
and juvenile offenders serving a juvenile disposition under section
260B.130, subdivision 4
The commissioner's housing of these individuals must be consistent with federal and state
law, including established admissions criteria for Minnesota Correctional Facility-Red Wing.
The commissioner may place these youths at employment, may provide education suitable to
their years and capacity, and may place them in suitable homes. Under rules prescribed by the
commissioner, when deemed best for these youths, persons committed to the commissioner's
care and custody by a juvenile court may be paroled or discharged from the facility by the
commissioner. All pupils in the facility shall be clothed, instructed, and maintained by the
commissioner of corrections.
History: (4473) RL s 1907; 1949 c 260 s 1; 1949 c 561 s 4; 1973 c 68 s 4; 1973 c 654 s 15;
1973 c 725 s 42; 1975 c 271 s 6; 1981 c 192 s 8; 1982 c 615 s 3; 1986 c 444; 2000 c 488 art 7 s 6