The commissioner may make rules for charging fees for seminars and workshops conducted by agencies. The commissioner may keep accounts for deposit of the seminar and workshop fee receipts. The commissioner may allow the unobligated balances in these accounts to be carried forward provided that the funds are expended in the following fiscal year. Unobligated balances that are not carried forward shall cancel to the general fund.
The receipts collected under subdivision 1 are appropriated for payment of expenses relating to the workshops and seminars.