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HOTELS

Abandoned property

Generally, see Consignments and bailments under ABANDONED AND UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

Storage, disposal, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Accommodations, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Addresses, guests, registration, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10

Alcohol service other than beer or wine table service

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Alcoholic beverages

Bottle clubs, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.414

Consumption by children, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Hotel defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.101, 2004 340A.414

Hours and days of sale, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.504

In-room dispensing, sales exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.504

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.404, 2004 340A.411 to 2004 340A.413, 2004 340A.601

Application of law

Group residential housing, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2004 256I.04

Water conditioning contractors and installers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2004 326.61

Baggage room, contents, innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Bed and breakfast establishments, see BED AND BREAKFAST ESTABLISHMENTS

Beer or wine table service, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Boarding and lodging houses, see BOARDING AND LODGING HOUSES

Contagious or infectious diseases

Prevention and control, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Contempts, records, failure to produce, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16

Costs and disbursements (courts), lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Credit, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Damage deposits, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Definitions

Arson, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.5631

Food, beverage, and lodging establishments, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.15, 2004 157.16, 2004 157.20

Furniture Fire Safety Act, Minn. Statutes 2004 299F.841

Hotels, public resorts, and manufactured homes, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Liquor law, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.101, 2004 340A.414

Prostitution, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.321

Protection of buildings and occupants, Minn. Statutes 2004 299G.13

State fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2004 299F.362, 2004 299F.391, 2004 299F.46

Disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2004 256C.02

Discrimination

Guests, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Unfair discriminatory practices, service animals, Minn. Statutes 2004 363A.19

Drinking water

High-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Enforcement of law

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.07

Innkeepers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Public health requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.989 to 2004 144.993

Fines, smoking violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Fires

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

Setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

Smoke detectors, Minn. Statutes 2004 16B.61

Food service managers, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.011

Food service

High-, medium-, or low-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Licenses, see same under this topic

Managers, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.011

Unsanitary conditions prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2004 31.161

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment fees, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Food

Food licensing law, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2004 28A.15

Obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Unsanitary conditions prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2004 31.161

Fraud

Food, lodging, accommodations, or credit, obtaining by, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Guests

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Disabled persons, rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 256C.02

Discrimination, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731, 2004 604.12

Invasion of privacy, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.746

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Number per room, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Overstaying without approval, trespass, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.72

Personal property of guests, see same under this topic

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10 to 2004 327.13

Transient occupancy, rebuttable presumption, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

High-risk establishments

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Honor bars, Minn. Statutes 2004 340A.504

Innkeepers

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Liability, guests' personal property, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Liens, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10

Right to eject or refuse admission to guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Inspections

Boards of health, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.07, 2004 157.20

Frequency, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Game and fish storage, Minn. Statutes 2004 97A.215

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Registration records, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10, 2004 327.12

Right of entry, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

State fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2004 299F.46

Kettle Falls Hotel, historic place, Minn. Statutes 2004 138.664

Large establishments

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Lawsuits

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Motorcyclists, discrimination against, Minn. Statutes 2004 604.12

Leases

Subdivided land sales law, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2004 83.26

Liability

Guest's liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Innkeeper's liability, guests' personal property, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Property damage, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Licenses

Alcoholic beverages, see same under this topic

Approval, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.07

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Group residential housing, Minn. Statutes 2004 256I.03 to 2004 256I.05, 2004 256I.07

Highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80

Posting, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Renewal, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Liens

Deputy constables, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 367.42

Innkeeper's liens, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Limited menu selection

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Location, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80

Lodging and related services

Lodging per sleeping accommodation unit, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 297A.61

Lodging establishment operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Lodging taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Low-risk establishments

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Medical assistance, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2004 256B.0625

Medium establishments

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment fees, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Medium-risk establishments

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Motels, see MOTELS

Negligence

Fires, setting, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

Loss of or damage to guests' personal property, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Property damage or personal injury caused by, liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Notice given

Ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Fires, setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

Liability provisions, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Telephone services, charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2004 237.067, 2004 325F.99

Valuables, innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Notice received, violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Orders

Correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Innkeepers' liens, satisfaction, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Records, failure to produce, contempt, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16

Outdoor advertising, see OUTDOOR ADVERTISING

Payments to

Guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Recovery, innkeeper's rights, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Peeping toms, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.746

Performance bonds

Charges due, recovery lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Personal injuries, liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Personal property of guests

Abandoned property, see same under this topic

Damage to, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Delivery to innkeeper for custody, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Liens against, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Possession during lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Sale to satisfy innkeeper's lien, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Plans and specifications, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Plumbing, installation, standards, Minn. Statutes 2004 326.37

Presumptions

Transient occupancy, rebuttable presumption, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Prima facie evidence, fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Property damage

Guardians of minors, liability for wards' debts, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Parents, liability for children's debts, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Persons causing, liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Proprietors, see Innkeepers under this topic

Public assembly areas

Defined as public occupancies, Minn. Statutes 2004 299F.841

Public buildings, hotels defined as

Arson, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.5631

Protection of buildings and occupants, Minn. Statutes 2004 299G.13

Public nuisances, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 617.80

Public occupancies

Public assembly areas of hotels and motels defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 299F.841

Public places, hotels defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.321

Records and record keeping

Orders to produce, failure to comply, contempts, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10, 2004 327.12

Subpoenas to produce, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16, 2004 388.23

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Registration of guests

Guests, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10, 2004 327.11

Innkeeper, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10

Records, retention, inspection, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10, 2004 327.12

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10, 2004 327.11

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.13

Remodeling, fees, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Rooms

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Notices in (posting), Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Number of occupants, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Sleeping rooms, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80, 2004 609.746

Rulemaking about

Food service managers, certification and training, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.011

Sanitation, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Standards, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.011

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Rules of establishment

Violations, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Safes, personal property, custody, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Sales and use taxes

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 297A.61

Hotel taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Telecommunications services, Minn. Statutes 2004 297A.61

Sanitation

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2004 145A.07

Food, unsanitary conditions, Minn. Statutes 2004 31.161

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Sewage systems, summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Sewers

Individual private sewers, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Signs, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80

Sleeping rooms, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80, 2004 609.746

Small establishments

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Smoke detectors, State Building Code, Minn. Statutes 2004 16B.61

Smoking, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Spas and spa pools

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Standards, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.011

Subpoenas, records, producing, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16, 2004 388.23

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12, 2004 145A.07

Swimming pools

High-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Public swimming pools, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Telecommunications services

Furnishing to guests, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 297A.61

Telephone services

Charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2004 237.067, 2004 325F.99

Multiline telephone systems, 911 requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 403.15

Public access, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80

Regulation, Minn. Statutes 2004 237.067

Transient occupancy, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Trespass, guests, overstaying without approval, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.72

Unfair discriminatory practices

Service animals, Minn. Statutes 2004 363A.19

Valuables

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Items worth more than 1,000 dollars, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Liens against, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Possession during lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Sale to satisfy innkeeper's lien, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Valuation of property, market value

Automatic fire-safety sprinkler systems, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.11

Vaults, personal property, custody, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Violations and penalties

Discrimination, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 604.12

Federal, state, or local laws and ordinances, violations, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Fires, setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

Fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Generally, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.72, 2004 327.73

Housekeeping violations, invasion of privacy, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.746

Liability provisions, notice, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

License violations, enforcement, penalty fees, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Personal property of guests, loss or damage, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Records, producing, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.13

Rules violations, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Smoking violations, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Warehouse receipts

Abandoned property, storage, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Water conditioning service and installation

Uniform standards, Minn. Statutes 2004 326.57

Water supply

Individual private water, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2004 144.12

Whirlpool baths, see Spas and spa pools under this topic

Zoning

First class cities, restricted residence districts, Minn. Statutes 2004 462.12