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HOTELS

Abandoned property

Generally, see Consignments and bailments under ABANDONED AND UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

Storage, disposal, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Accommodations intermediaries, collection of sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2015 297A.61, 2015 297A.66

Accommodations, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.75

Addresses, guests, registration, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10

Alcoholic beverages

Bed and breakfast facilities, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.4011, 2015 340A.414

Bottle clubs, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.414

Consumption by children, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.101, 2015 340A.414

Hours and days of sale, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.504

In-room dispensing, sales exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.504

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.404, 2015 340A.411 to 2015 340A.413, 2015 340A.601

Baggage room, contents, innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Boarding and lodging houses, see BOARDING AND LODGING HOUSES

Construction, plan review fee, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Contagious or infectious diseases, prevention and control, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.12

Contempts, records, failure to produce, Minn. Statutes 2015 8.16

Credit, obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.75

Cribs, Minn. Statutes 2015 325F.171

Damage deposits, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Definitions

Food, beverage, and lodging establishments, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.15, 2015 157.16, 2015 157.20

Hotels, public resorts, and manufactured homes, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.70

Liquor law, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.101, 2015 340A.414

Prostitution, Minn. Statutes 2015 609.321

Public nuisances, Minn. Statutes 2015 617.80

Disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2015 256C.02

Discrimination

Guests, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Unfair discriminatory practices, service animals, Minn. Statutes 2015 363A.19

Drinking water

High-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Enforcement of law

Community health boards, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2015 145A.07

Innkeepers' liens, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Nonsmoking regulations, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.742

Public health requirements, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.989 to 2015 144.993

Fines, smoking violations, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.742

Fire protection, state fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2015 299F.391, 2015 299F.46

Fires

Arson, Minn. Statutes 2015 609.5631

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.74

Setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.74

Smoke detectors, Minn. Statutes 2015 326B.106

Food service

Food Code variance requests, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

High-, medium-, or low-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Licenses, see same under this topic

Managers, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.011

Unsanitary conditions prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2015 31.161

Food, beverage, and lodging establishment fees, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Food

Food licensing law, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2015 28A.15

Obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.75

Unsanitary conditions prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2015 31.161

Fraud, food, lodging, accommodations, or credit, obtaining by, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.75

Group residential housing, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2015 256I.04

Guests

Disabled persons, rights, Minn. Statutes 2015 256C.02

Discrimination, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731, 2015 604.12

Invasion of privacy, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2015 609.746

Liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731, 2015 327.742

Number per room, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Overstaying without approval, trespass, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.72

Personal property of guests, see same under this topic

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10 to 2015 327.13

Transient occupancy, rebuttable presumption, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.70

High-risk establishments

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Honor bars, Minn. Statutes 2015 340A.504

Hospitality fee, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.15, 2015 157.16

Innkeepers

Liability, guests' personal property, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Liens, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10

Right to eject or refuse admission to guests, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Inspections

Community health boards, duties, Minn. Statutes 2015 145A.07, 2015 157.20

Game and fish storage, Minn. Statutes 2015 97A.215

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20, 2015 157.21

Registration records, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10, 2015 327.12

State fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2015 299F.46

Kettle Falls Hotel, historic place, Minn. Statutes 2015 138.664

Large establishments, food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Lawsuits

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Motorcyclists, discrimination against, Minn. Statutes 2015 604.12

Leases, subdivided land sales law, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2015 83.26

Liability

Guest's liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731, 2015 327.742

Innkeeper's liability, guests' personal property, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Property damage, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731

Licenses

Community health boards, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2015 145A.07

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Group residential housing, Minn. Statutes 2015 256I.03 to 2015 256I.05

Highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.80

Liquor, see Alcoholic beverages under this topic

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Liens, innkeeper's liens, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Limited menu selection, food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Location, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.80

Lodging and related services

Obtaining by fraud, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.75

Sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2015 297A.61

Lodging establishment operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Lodging taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Low-risk establishments

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Medical assistance, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2015 256B.0625

Medium establishments, food, beverage, and lodging establishment fees, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Medium-risk establishments

Food service, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Motor vehicles of guests, identification, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10

Negligence

Fires, setting, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.74

Loss of or damage to guests' personal property, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Property damage or personal injury caused by, liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.731

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.742

Operators, see Innkeepers under this topic

Orders

Correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Innkeepers' liens, satisfaction, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Records, failure to produce, contempt, Minn. Statutes 2015 8.16

Outdoor advertising, see OUTDOOR ADVERTISING

Payments to

Guests, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.742

Recovery, innkeeper's rights, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Peeping Toms, Minn. Statutes 2015 609.746

Performance bonds, charges due, recovery lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Personal injuries, liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.731

Personal property of guests

Abandoned property, see same under this topic

Damage to, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731

Delivery to innkeeper for custody, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Liens against, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Possession during lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Sale to satisfy innkeeper's lien, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Plans and specifications, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Presumptions, transient occupancy, rebuttable presumption, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.70

Prima facie evidence, fraud, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.75

Property damage

Guardians of minors, liability for wards' debts, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731

Parents, liability for children's debts, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 327.731

Persons causing, liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.731

Property taxes, owner-occupied motels, homestead classification, Minn. Statutes 2015 273.124

Proprietors, see Innkeepers under this topic

Public nuisances, defined, Minn. Statutes 2015 617.80

Records and record keeping

Orders to produce, failure to comply, contempts, Minn. Statutes 2015 8.16

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10, 2015 327.12

Subpoenas to produce, Minn. Statutes 2015 8.16, 2015 388.23

Refunds, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Registration of guests

Guests, duties, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10, 2015 327.11

Innkeeper, duties, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10

Records, retention, inspection, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10, 2015 327.12

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.10, 2015 327.11

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.13

Remodeling, fees, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Reservations, online travel companies, sales and use tax collection, Minn. Statutes 2015 297A.61, 2015 297A.66

Rooms

Nonsmoking rooms, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.742

Notices in (posting), Minn. Statutes 2015 327.731

Number of occupants, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Sleeping rooms, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.80, 2015 609.746

Rules of establishment, violations, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Safes, personal property, custody, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Sales and use taxes

Collection, accommodations intermediaries, Minn. Statutes 2015 297A.61, 2015 297A.66

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2015 297A.61

Hotel taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Sanitation

Community health boards, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2015 145A.07

Food, unsanitary conditions, Minn. Statutes 2015 31.161

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.12

Sewage systems, summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.12

Sewers, licenses, see Licenses under this topic

Signs

Highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.80

Specific services signs, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.292 to 2015 160.296

Sleeping rooms, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.80, 2015 609.746

Small establishments, food, beverage, and lodging establishment, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Smoke detectors

Fire protection devices, Minn. Statutes 2015 299F.362

State Building Code, Minn. Statutes 2015 326B.106

Smoking

Permitted smoking, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.4167

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.742

Spas and spa pools

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Licenses, see same under this topic

Standards, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.011

Subpoenas, records, producing, Minn. Statutes 2015 8.16, 2015 388.23

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.12, 2015 145A.07

Swimming pools

High-risk establishments, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Inspections, see same under this topic

Taxes, see LODGING TAXES

Telecommunications services, furnishing to guests, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2015 297A.61

Telephone services

Charges and rates, Minn. Statutes 2015 237.067, 2015 325F.99

Multiline telephone systems, 911 requirements, Minn. Statutes 2015 403.15

Public access, highway business panel signs, Minn. Statutes 2015 160.80

Regulation, Minn. Statutes 2015 237.067

Transient occupancy, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.70

Trespass, guests, overstaying without approval, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.72

Unfair discriminatory practices, service animals, Minn. Statutes 2015 363A.19

Valuables

Innkeepers' liability, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Items worth more than 1,000 dollars, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Liens against, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Possession during lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Sale to satisfy innkeeper's lien, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.76

Valuation of property, market value, automatic fire-safety sprinkler systems, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2015 273.11

Variances, Food Code variance requests, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Vaults, personal property, custody, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Violations and penalties

Discrimination, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73, 2015 604.12

Federal, state, or local laws and ordinances, violations, ejection or refusal of admission, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.73

Fires, setting by negligence, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.74

Generally, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Guests, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.72, 2015 327.73

Liability provisions, notice, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.731

License violations, enforcement, penalty fees, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.16

Personal property of guests, loss or damage, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Registration of guests, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.13

Rules violations, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2015 157.20

Smoking violations, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.742

Warehouse receipts, abandoned property, storage, Minn. Statutes 2015 327.71

Water conditioning contractors and installers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2015 326B.50

Water supply

Licenses, see same under this topic

Summer hotels, Minn. Statutes 2015 144.12

Whirlpool baths, see Spas and spa pools under this topic

Zoning, first class cities, restricted residence districts, Minn. Statutes 2015 462.12