299F.01 FIRE MARSHAL.
Subdivision 1. Commissioner's powers and duties transferred.
All the powers and duties
now vested in or imposed upon the commissioner of commerce as ex officio state fire marshal
as prescribed in Minnesota Statutes, chapters 73, 74, 75, 76, and any other law, are hereby
transferred to, vested in, and imposed upon the commissioner of public safety. The duties and
responsibilities of the commissioner of commerce as ex officio state fire marshal as heretofore
constituted are abolished.
Subd. 2. Division created; state fire marshal.
A division in the Department of Public Safety
to be known as the Division of Fire Marshal is hereby created, under the supervision and control
of the state fire marshal, to whom shall be assigned the duties and responsibilities described in this
section. The commissioner may place the fire marshal's position in the unclassified service if the
position meets the criteria of section
43A.08, subdivision 1a
Subd. 3.[Repealed, 1996 c 310 s 1
History: 1969 c 1129 art 1 s 2; 1982 c 560 s 55; 1983 c 289 s 114 subd 1; 1984 c 655
art 1 s 92