609A.01 CRIMINAL RECORDS EXPUNGEMENT.
This chapter provides the grounds and procedures for expungement of criminal records
152.18, subdivision 1
, where a petition is authorized under section
609A.02, subdivision 3
; or other applicable law. The remedy available is limited to a court order
sealing the records and prohibiting the disclosure of their existence or their opening except under
court order or statutory authority. Nothing in this chapter authorizes the destruction of records
or their return to the subject of the records.
History: 1996 c 408 art 9 s 7