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HOTELS

Abandoned property

Generally, see Consignments and bailments under ABANDONED AND UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

Storage, disposal, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Accommodations, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.75

Addresses, guests, registration, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10

Alcoholic beverages

Bed and breakfast facilities, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.4011, 2009 340A.414

Bottle clubs, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.414

Consumption by children, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.101, 2009 340A.414

Hours and days of sale, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.504

In-room dispensing, sales exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.504

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.404, 2009 340A.411 to 2009 340A.413, 2009 340A.601

Baggage room, contents, innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Boarding and lodging houses, see BOARDING AND LODGING HOUSES

Construction, plan review fee, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Contagious or infectious diseases, prevention and control, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.12

Contempts, records, failure to produce, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.16

Credit, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.75

Cribs, Minn. Statutes 2009 325F.171

Damage deposits, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Definitions

Food, beverage, and lodging establishments, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.15, 2009 157.16, 2009 157.20

Hotels, public resorts, and manufactured homes, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.70

Liquor law, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.101, 2009 340A.414

Prostitution, Minn. Statutes 2009 609.321

Protection of buildings and occupants, Minn. Statutes 2009 299G.13

Public nuisances, Minn. Statutes 2009 617.80

Disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2009 256C.02

Discrimination

Guests, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Unfair discriminatory practices, service animals, Minn. Statutes 2009 363A.19

Drinking water

High-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Enforcement of law

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2009 145A.07

Innkeepers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Nonsmoking regulations, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Public health requirements, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.989 to 2009 144.993

Fines, smoking violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Fire protection, state fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2009 299F.391, 2009 299F.46

Fires

Arson, Minn. Statutes 2009 609.5631

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.74

Setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.74

Smoke detectors, Minn. Statutes 2009 326B.106

Food service

High-, medium-, or low-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Licenses, see same under this topic

Managers, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.011

Unsanitary conditions prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2009 31.161

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment fees, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Food

Food licensing law, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2009 28A.15

Obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.75

Unsanitary conditions prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2009 31.161

Fraud, food, lodging, accommodations, or credit, obtaining by, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.75

Group residential housing, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2009 256I.04

Guests

Disabled persons, rights, Minn. Statutes 2009 256C.02

Discrimination, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731, 2009 604.12

Invasion of privacy, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2009 609.746

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731, 2009 327.742

Number per room, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Overstaying without approval, trespass, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.72

Personal property of guests, see same under this topic

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10 to 2009 327.13

Transient occupancy, rebuttable presumption, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.70

High-risk establishments

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Honor bars, Minn. Statutes 2009 340A.504

Hospitality fee, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.15, 2009 157.16

Innkeepers

Liability, guests' personal property, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Liens, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10

Right to eject or refuse admission to guests, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Inspections

Boards of health, duties, Minn. Statutes 2009 145A.07, 2009 157.20

Game and fish storage, Minn. Statutes 2009 97A.215

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20, 2009 157.21

Registration records, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10, 2009 327.12

State fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2009 299F.46

Kettle Falls Hotel, historic place, Minn. Statutes 2009 138.664

Large establishments

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Lawsuits

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Motorcyclists, discrimination against, Minn. Statutes 2009 604.12

Leases, subdivided land sales law, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2009 83.26

Liability

Guest's liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731, 2009 327.742

Innkeeper's liability, guests' personal property, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Property damage, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731

Licenses

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2009 145A.07

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Group residential housing, Minn. Statutes 2009 256I.03 to 2009 256I.05, 2009 256I.07

Highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.80

Liquor, see Alcoholic beverages under this topic

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Liens, innkeeper's liens, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Limited menu selection

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Location, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.80

Lodging and related services

Obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.75

Sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2009 297A.61

Lodging establishment operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Lodging taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Low-risk establishments

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Medical assistance, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2009 256B.0625

Medium establishments

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment fees, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Medium-risk establishments

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Motor vehicles of guests, identification, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10

Negligence

Fires, setting, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.74

Loss of or damage to guests' personal property, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Property damage or personal injury caused by, liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Notice given

Ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731

Fires, setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.74

Liability provisions, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731, 2009 327.742

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Telephone services, charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2009 237.067, 2009 325F.99

Valuables, innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Orders

Correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Innkeepers' liens, satisfaction, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Records, failure to produce, contempt, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.16

Outdoor advertising, see OUTDOOR ADVERTISING

Payments to

Guests, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.742

Recovery, innkeeper's rights, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Peeping Toms, Minn. Statutes 2009 609.746

Performance bonds, charges due, recovery lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Personal injuries, liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731

Personal property of guests

Abandoned property, see same under this topic

Damage to, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731

Delivery to innkeeper for custody, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Liens against, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Possession during lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Sale to satisfy innkeeper's lien, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Plans and specifications, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Plumbing, installation, standards, Minn. Statutes 2009 326B.43

Presumptions, transient occupancy, rebuttable presumption, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.70

Prima facie evidence, fraud, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.75

Property damage

Guardians of minors, liability for wards' debts, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731

Parents, liability for children's debts, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 327.731

Persons causing, liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731

Property taxes, owner-occupied motels

Homestead classification, Minn. Statutes 2009 273.124

Proprietors, see Innkeepers under this topic

Public buildings, hotels defined as

Protection of buildings and occupants, Minn. Statutes 2009 299G.13

Public nuisances, defined, Minn. Statutes 2009 617.80

Records and record keeping

Orders to produce, failure to comply, contempts, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.16

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10, 2009 327.12

Subpoenas to produce, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.16, 2009 388.23

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Registration of guests

Guests, duties, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10, 2009 327.11

Innkeeper, duties, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10

Records, retention, inspection, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10, 2009 327.12

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.10, 2009 327.11

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.13

Remodeling, fees, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Rooms

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Notices in (posting), Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731

Number of occupants, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Sleeping rooms, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.80, 2009 609.746

Rules of establishment

Violations, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Safes, personal property, custody, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Sales and use taxes

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 297A.61

Hotel taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Sanitation

Boards of health, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2009 145A.07

Food, unsanitary conditions, Minn. Statutes 2009 31.161

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.12

Sewage systems, summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.12

Sewers, licenses, see Licenses under this topic

Signs

Highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.80

Specific services signs, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.292 to 2009 160.296

Sleeping rooms, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.80, 2009 609.746

Small establishments

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Smoke detectors

Fire protection devices, Minn. Statutes 2009 299F.362

State Building Code, Minn. Statutes 2009 326B.106

Smoking

Permitted smoking, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.4167

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Spas and spa pools

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Standards, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.011

Subpoenas, records, producing, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.16, 2009 388.23

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.12, 2009 145A.07

Swimming pools

High-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Telecommunications services

Furnishing to guests, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2009 297A.61

Telephone services

Charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2009 237.067, 2009 325F.99

Multiline telephone systems, 911 requirements, Minn. Statutes 2009 403.15

Public access, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2009 160.80

Regulation, Minn. Statutes 2009 237.067

Transient occupancy, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.70

Trespass, guests, overstaying without approval, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.72

Unfair discriminatory practices, service animals, Minn. Statutes 2009 363A.19

Valuables

Innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Items worth more than 1,000 dollars, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Liens against, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Possession during lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Sale to satisfy innkeeper's lien, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.76

Valuation of property, market value, automatic fire-safety sprinkler systems, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2009 273.11

Vaults, personal property, custody, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Violations and penalties

Discrimination, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73, 2009 604.12

Federal, state, or local laws and ordinances, violations, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.73

Fires, setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.74

Generally, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Guests, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.72, 2009 327.73

Liability provisions, notice, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.731

License violations, enforcement, penalty fees, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.16

Personal property of guests, loss or damage, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.13

Rules violations, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2009 157.20

Smoking violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.742

Warehouse receipts, abandoned property, storage, Minn. Statutes 2009 327.71

Water conditioning contractors and installers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2009 326B.50

Water conditioning service and installation

Uniform standards, Minn. Statutes 2009 326B.52

Water supply

Licenses, see same under this topic

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.12

Whirlpool baths, see Spas and spa pools under this topic

Zoning, first class cities, restricted residence districts, Minn. Statutes 2009 462.12