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299D.02 TRANSFER OF POWERS.
    Subdivision 1. Commissioner's powers and duties; radio dispatchers. All the powers
and duties of the commissioner of transportation with reference to the State Highway Patrol
and the nationwide police communication system not heretofore provided for and enumerated
in Minnesota Statutes 1967, sections 161.48 and 161.49, are hereby transferred to and imposed
upon the commissioner of public safety. In conjunction with the transfer persons in the classified
service of the state who shall be transferred pursuant to section 15.015, subdivision 5, there shall
be transferred to the Department of Public Safety the personnel who are presently serving as radio
dispatchers for the Highway Patrol. Such classified employees serving as Highway Patrol radio
dispatchers shall continue to be paid from the trunk highway fund.
    Subd. 2. Commissioner's powers and duties. All powers, duties and responsibilities now
assigned to and vested in the commissioner of transportation in Minnesota Statutes 1967, chapter
352B, are hereby transferred to and vested in the commissioner of public safety.
History: 1969 c 1129 art 1 s 13; 1976 c 166 s 7