299C.48 CONNECTION BY AUTHORIZED AGENCY; FEE, APPROPRIATION.
(a) An agency authorized under section
299C.46, subdivision 3
, may connect with
and participate in the criminal justice data communications network upon approval of the
commissioner of public safety; provided, that the agency shall first agree to pay installation
charges as may be necessary for connection and monthly operational charges as may be
established by the commissioner of public safety. Before participation by a criminal justice
agency may be approved, the agency must have executed an agreement with the commissioner
providing for security of network facilities and restrictions on access to data supplied to and
received through the network.
(b) In addition to any fee otherwise authorized, the commissioner of public safety shall
impose a fee for providing secure dial-up or Internet access for criminal justice agencies and
noncriminal justice agencies. The following monthly fees apply:
(1) criminal justice agency accessing via Internet, $15;
(2) criminal justice agency accessing via dial-up, $35;
(3) noncriminal justice agency accessing via Internet, $35; and
(4) noncriminal justice agency accessing via dial-up, $35.
(c) The installation and monthly operational charges collected by the commissioner of public
safety under paragraphs (a) and (b) are annually appropriated to the commissioner to administer
History: 1965 c 903 s 3; 1967 c 334 s 2; 1973 c 123 art 5 s 7; 1977 c 424 s 2; 1987 c
166 s 2; 1987 c 320 s 2; 1Sp2003 c 2 art 4 s 9