299C.01 CRIMINAL BUREAU.
Subdivision 1. Powers transferred to commissioner.
All the powers and duties now vested
in or imposed upon the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension or the superintendent of the Bureau of
Criminal Apprehension as prescribed by chapter 626, or any other law, are hereby transferred
to, vested in, and imposed upon the commissioner of public safety. The Bureau of Criminal
Apprehension and the Office of the Superintendent of the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension as
heretofore constituted are abolished.
Subd. 2. Division of Department of Public Safety.
A division in the Department of Public
Safety to be known as the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is hereby created, under the
supervision and control of the superintendent of criminal apprehension, who shall be appointed by
the commissioner and serve at the commissioner's pleasure in the unclassified service of the state
civil service, to whom shall be assigned the duties and responsibilities described in this section.
Subd. 3.[Repealed, 1984 c 649 s 6
Subd. 4. Duties generally.
The Division of the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension shall
perform such functions and duties as relate to statewide and nationwide crime information
systems as the commissioner may direct.
History: 1969 c 1129 art 1 s 3; 1986 c 444