116U.35 PROMOTIONAL EXPENSES.
To promote tourism of the state, the director may expend money appropriated by the
legislature for these purposes in the same manner as private persons, firms, corporations, and
associations make expenditures for these purposes. Policies on promotional expenses must be
approved by the Explore Minnesota Tourism Council and the commissioner of administration.
A policy for expenditures on food, lodging, and travel must be approved by the commissioner
of employee relations. No money may be expended for the appearance in radio or television
broadcasts by an elected public official.
History: 2004 c 171 s 11