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MOTELS

See also BOARDING AND LODGING HOUSES

Abandoned and unclaimed property

Consignments and bailments, see 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, guests, illegal consumption by children, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Application of law, water conditioning contractors and installers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2004 326.61

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

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

Bonds, performance, charges due, Minn. Statutes 2004 326.76

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 157.17

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

Discrimination, guests

Ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

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

Innkeeper's 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

Arson, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.5631

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

Setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.74

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

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

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

Food, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

Guests

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

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, minor's debts, parent or guardian's 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

High-risk establishments

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Homestead classification

Motel property occupied by owner, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2004 273.124

Hotels, motels defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

Innkeepers

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.70

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

Liens, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

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

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Record keeping, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.21

Registration records, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10, 2004 327.12

Large establishments

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

Lawsuits

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Motorcyclists, discrimination against, Minn. Statutes 2004 604.12

Leases, exemption, subdivided land sales law, Minn. Statutes 2004 83.26

Liability

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Guests, see same under this topic

Property damage, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Licenses

Approval, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

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

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

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

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.295

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, 2004 160.295

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Liens, innkeeper's liens, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Limited menu selection

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

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

Lodging and related services, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2004 297A.61

Lodging establishment operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

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

Lodging taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Lodging, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.75

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

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

Motor vehicles, identification, guests, registration, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10

Names, guests, registration, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10

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

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

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

Operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Orders

Correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

Innkeeper's liens, satisfaction, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Outdoor advertising, see OUTDOOR ADVERTISING

Payments to

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

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

Performance bonds

Charges due, recovery lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.76

Personal injuries, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.731

Personal property of guests

Abandoned property, storage, disposal, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Damage to, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73, 2004 327.731

Delivery to innkeeper for custody, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

Innkeeper's 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

Posting (notices)

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

Valuables, innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.71

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 buildings, motels defined as, Minn. Statutes 2004 299G.13, 2004 609.5631

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

Court orders to produce, failure to comply, contempt of court, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16

Registrations of guests, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.10 to 2004 327.13

Subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2004 8.16, 2004 388.23

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.73

Registration of guests

Guests, duties, Minn. Statutes 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

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

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.20

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

Sanitation

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

Rulemaking, 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, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80

Sleeping rooms

Highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.80

Invasion of privacy, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.746

Small establishments

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

Smoking, Minn. Statutes 2004 327.742

Spas and spa pools

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Specific service signs, Minn. Statutes 2004 160.292 to 2004 160.296

Standards, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.011

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

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

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

Invasion of privacy, Minn. Statutes 2004 609.746

Liability provisions, notice requirements, 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, court orders and subpoenas, 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 supply

Individual private water, defined, Minn. Statutes 2004 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Whirlpool baths, see Spas and spa pools under this topic