Farm product dealers may register with the secretary of state to receive master lists of notices of security interests in farm products or farm products statutory liens. Registration must be made for a 12-month period. A registration is not complete until the online registration process is properly completed and accompanied by the registration fee.
The secretary of state shall make registration forms or format available to farm product dealers. The registration form or format must include provisions for the name and address of the farm product dealer, including the e-mail address for list delivery, and a request for the list.
The annual registration fee for farm product dealers is $25.
The secretary of state shall maintain a record of the registered farm product dealers and contents of the lists received by the registered farm product dealers for a period of five years after the lists are distributed.
NOTE: The amendment to this section by Laws 2014, chapter 283, section 6, is effective upon certification by the secretary of state that the United States Department of Agriculture, Grain Inspectors, Packers and Stockyards Administration has approved the Minnesota central notification system 2014 proposal. The secretary of state shall notify the revisor of statutes when federal certification is obtained. Laws 2014, chapter 283, section 6, the effective date.