211B.37 COSTS ASSESSED.
Except as otherwise provided in section
211B.36, subdivision 3
, the chief administrative
law judge shall assess the cost of considering complaints filed under section
in this section. Costs of complaints relating to a statewide ballot question or an election for a
statewide or legislative office must be assessed against the appropriation from the general fund to
the general account of the state elections campaign fund in section
10A.31, subdivision 4
of complaints relating to any other ballot question or elective office must be assessed against the
county or counties in which the election is held. Where the election is held in more than one
county, the chief administrative law judge shall apportion the assessment among the counties in
proportion to their respective populations within the election district to which the complaint
relates according to the most recent decennial federal census.
History: 2004 c 277 s 12