Topic: General Government

E-Cigarette Regulations Included in Health Bill

(Published May 19, 2014)

The health and human services omnibus policy bill includes a ban on smoking electronic cigarettes in city-owned buildings.

State Agencies Push Changes to Rule Adoption Process

(Published Mar 24, 2014)

This “Unsession” priority bill would reduce the information about rules made available to the public and Legislature to streamline the adoption process.

Bill to Allow Minnesota Mayors to Perform Marriages

(Published Mar 3, 2014)

Ten other states currently authorize mayors to perform civil marriages.

Senate Committee Hears Bill to Increase Access to Information

(Published Mar 3, 2014)

Contact your representatives in the House and urge them for their support of this bill.

LMC 2014 Legislative Priority for the 'Unsession': Alternative Publication for Cities

(Published Dec 9, 2013)

The League seeks input from cities on newspaper publication costs for 2014 lobbying effort.

Disaster Assistance Approved in Sept. 9 Special Session

(Published Sep 16, 2013)

The disaster assistance bill was approved without amendments.