375.30 COUNTY BOARD MAY APPROPRIATE MONEY FOR CERTAIN PURPOSES.
Subdivision 1. Rust-producing bushes.
A county board may appropriate, annually, a sum
of money to eradicate and remove rust-producing bushes, including barberry and mahonia and
excluding Japanese barberry. The money appropriated shall be spent as the county board may, by
Subd. 2. Wild hemp.
A county board, by resolution, may appropriate and spend money
as necessary to spray and otherwise eradicate wild hemp, commonly known as marijuana,
on private property within the county. The county board may authorize the use of county
equipment, personnel and supplies and materials to spray or otherwise eradicate wild hemp
on private property, and may pro rate the expenses involved between the county and owner or
occupant of the property.
History: (671) 1921 c 142; 1971 c 812 s 1; 1984 c 629 s 2