One or more contiguous counties situated within the boundaries of the same region designated pursuant to sections 462.381 to 462.396 or section 473.121, subdivision 2, may, by resolution of their county boards of commissioners, designate a human services board having the composition, powers, and duties provided in sections 402.01 to 402.10.
Any agreement pursuant to subdivision 1 shall be governed by sections 402.01 to 402.10 and section 471.59 provided that a county board may withdraw from the agreement only after one year's notice to all other counties party to the agreement which notice shall be delivered on or before the last day of the current fiscal year.
Counties may designate a temporary human services board by sending written notification to each affected state agency stating the intent to organize and develop a human services board. After the notification, the county board or county boards may act under the provisions of this chapter for a period not to exceed one year from the date of the notification.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes