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1.05 WAIVER OF IMMUNITY FOR VIOLATIONS OF CERTAIN FEDERAL STATUTES.
    Subdivision 1. Age Discrimination in Employment Act. An employee, former employee,
or prospective employee of the state who is aggrieved by the state's violation of the Age
Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, United States Code, title 29, section 621, et seq.,
as amended, may bring a civil action against the state in federal court or in any other court of
competent jurisdiction for such legal or equitable relief as will effectuate the purposes of the act.
    Subd. 2. Fair Labor Standards Act. An employee of the state who is aggrieved by the state's
violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, United States Code, title 29, section 201, et
seq., as amended, may bring a civil action against the state in federal court or in any other court of
competent jurisdiction for such legal or equitable relief as will effectuate the purposes of the act.
    Subd. 3. Family and Medical Leave Act. An employee, former employee, or prospective
employee of the state who is aggrieved by the state's violation of the Family and Medical Leave
Act, United States Code, title 29, sections 2601 to 2654, as amended, may bring a civil action
against the state in federal court or in any other court of competent jurisdiction for such legal or
equitable relief as will effectuate the purposes of the act.
    Subd. 4. Americans with Disabilities Act. An employee, former employee, or prospective
employee of the state who is aggrieved by the state's violation of the Americans with Disabilities
Act of 1990, United States Code, title 42, section 12101, as amended, may bring a civil action
against the state in federal court or in any other court of competent jurisdiction for such legal or
equitable relief as will effectuate the purposes of the act.
History: 2001 c 159 s 1; 2003 c 132 s 1