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171.324 HAZARDOUS MATERIALS LICENSE ENDORSEMENT BACKGROUND
CHECKS.
    Subdivision 1. Endorsement; fee; account; appropriation. (a) Before being issued or
renewing a class C, class B, or class A driver's license with a hazardous materials endorsement, an
applicant must comply with the federal regulations incorporated in this section.
(b) The commissioner may charge the applicant a fee of up to $100 to cover the department's
actual costs of conducting the required background check of persons applying for a Minnesota
driver's license with a hazardous materials endorsement. The proceeds of the fee must be deposited
in an account in the special revenue fund. Money in the account is annually appropriated to the
commissioner to pay the actual costs associated with conducting the required background checks.
    Subd. 2. Adoption of federal regulations. Public Law 107-56, section 1012, as implemented
in Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, part 1572, is incorporated by reference except for
sections 1572.9 and 1572.11.
    Subd. 3. Rules. The commissioner may adopt rules pursuant to section 14.388, subdivision
1
, clause (1), in order to implement this section.
History: 2004 c 295 art 1 s 14