257.0761 ORGANIZATION OF OFFICE OF OMBUDSPERSON.
Subdivision 1. Staff; unclassified status; retirement.
The ombudsperson for each group
specified in section
may select, appoint, and compensate out of available funds the
assistants and employees as deemed necessary to discharge responsibilities. All employees,
except the secretarial and clerical staff, shall serve at the pleasure of the ombudsperson in the
unclassified service. The ombudsperson and full-time staff shall be members of the Minnesota
State Retirement Association.
Subd. 2. Delegation to staff.
The ombudsperson may delegate to staff members any of the
ombudsperson's authority or duties except the duty of formally making recommendations to an
administrative agency or reports to the Office of the Governor, or to the legislature.
History: 1991 c 292 art 3 s 22