Subdivision 1. Generally.
It shall be a misdemeanor for any person,
(a) to sell, lease, or offer to sell or lease, any manufactured home manufactured after July
1, 1972 which does not comply with the Manufactured Home Building Code or which does not
bear a seal or label as required by sections
, unless the action is subject to the
provisions of section
(b) to affix a seal or label, or cause a seal or label to be affixed, to any manufactured home
which does not comply with the Manufactured Home Building Code unless the action is subject
to the provisions of section
(c) to alter a manufactured home manufactured after July 1, 1972, in a manner prohibited by
(d) to fail to correct a Manufactured Home Building Code violation in a manufactured home
manufactured after July 1, 1972, which is owned, manufactured, or sold by that person, within 40
days of being ordered to do so in writing by an authorized representative of the commissioner,
unless the correction is subject to the provisions of section
(e) to interfere with, obstruct, or hinder any authorized representative of the commissioner
in the performance of duties relating to manufactured homes manufactured after July 1, 1972,
and prior to June 15, 1976.
Subd. 2.[Repealed, 1981 c 365 s 11
Subd. 3. Removal of seals.
Manufactured home seals remain the property of the Department
of Labor and Industry and may be removed by the commissioner from any manufactured home
which is in violation of the Manufactured Home Building Code.
Subd. 3a. Failure to comply with installation rules.
No person may install a manufactured
home or manufactured home accessory structure at a site of occupancy which does not comply
with the rules of the commissioner or the laws of this state relating to manufactured home
installation or manufactured home accessory structures. A violation of this subdivision is
Subd. 4. Failure to affix installation seal.
It shall be a misdemeanor for any manufactured
home installer to install any manufactured home at the site of occupancy without affixing
installation seals to the manufactured home immediately upon completion of installation.
History: 1971 c 409 s 4; 1974 c 273 s 6-8; 1981 c 365 s 4-7; 1986 c 444; 1994 c 465 art 1 s
45; 2007 c 140 art 4 s 39