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Laws and Rules

As a state agency funded through the Minnesota legislative budget, DEED is governed by state laws and rules. DEED also receives federal dollars to provide some of its programs and must meet federal requirements as well. These are the state statutes and rules, and federal laws, that govern DEED. Follow links for legislative language.

Also, see:

General Agency*

Citations

DEED

- Minn. Stat. section 116J

Specific Programs/Services

Citations

Border Cities Enterprise Zone Program

- Minn. Stat. section 469.166

Border to Border Broadband Development Grant Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.39

Business Development Competitive Grant Program

- 2014 Session Laws, Ch. 85, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Subd. 2(e)

Business Enterprises Program for the Blind

- Minn. Stat. section 248
- Minn. Rules section 3321
- U.S. Code, Title 20, Section 107 et. seq.
- U.S. Code, Title 29, Section 701 et. seq.

Business Services Representatives

- Wagner-Peyser Act as amended by Public Law 97-300; U.S. Code, Title 29, Chap. 4B

Capital Access Program

- Small Business Jobs Act of 2010; U.S. Code, Title 12, Chap. 54

CareerOneStop

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.401
- Wagner-Peyser Act as amended by Public Law 97-300; U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 4B

Clean Water Revolving Fund (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.07

Communication Center for the Blind

- Minn. Stat. section 248
- Minn. Rules section 3325
- U.S. Code, Title 2, Chapter 5

Contamination Cleanup and Investigation Grant Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.553

Credit Enhancement Program (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.086

Disability Determination Services Program

- Social Security Act, Section 221; U.S. Code, Title 42, Chapter 421

Dislocated Worker Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116L.17
- Workforce Investment Act Of 1998, Public Law 105-220

Displaced Homemaker Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116L.96

Drinking Water Revolving Fund (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.081

Emerging Entrepreneurs Fund

- Small Business Jobs Act of 2010; U.S. Code, Title 12, Chap. 54

Extended Employment Program

- Minn. Stat. section 268A.13

Foreign Labor Certification Program

- U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act, U.S. Code, Title 8, Chapter 12

Foreign-Trained Health Care Professionals Program

- Minn. 2013 Session Laws, Chap. 85, HF 729

Greater Minnesota Business Development Public Infrastructure Grant

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.431

Greater Minnesota Job Expansion Program

- Minn. Stat., section 116J.8738

Independent Living Program

- Minn. Stat. section 268A.11
- U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 16, Section 796 et seq.

Innovative Business Development Public Infrastructure Grant Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.435

Innovation Voucher Pilot Program

- Minn. Stat., section 312

Job Opportunity Building Zones

- Minn. Stat. section 469.310

Job Service Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.401
- Wagner-Peyser Act as amended by Public Law 97-300; U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 4B

Job Training Incentive Pilot Program

- Minn. Stat., section 116L.02-.16, .18

Labor Market Information

- U.S. Code, Title 29, Section 2

Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers Program

- Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Protection Act; U.S. Code, Title 29, Chap. 20; The Workforce Investment Act of 1998; U.S. Code, Title 29, Chap. 30, Section 2912

Minnesota Adult Workforce Development Grant Program

- 2011 Session Laws, Ch. 4, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Subd. 3(m)

Minnesota Angel Loan Fund

- Small Business Jobs Act of 2010; U.S. Code, Title 12, Chap. 54

Minnesota Angel Tax Credit Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.8737

Minnesota Cleanup Revolving Loan Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.551
- Federal Small Business Liability Relief and Brownfields Revitalization Act, Public Law 107-118

Minnesota FastTRAC Program

- NA

Minnesota Indian Business Loan Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.64

Minnesota Investment Fund

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.8731

Minnesota Job Creation Fund


- Minn. Stat. section 116J.8748

Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116L.02

Minnesota Minerals 21st Century Fund Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.423

Minnesota Reservist and Veteran Business Loan Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.996

Minnesota Trade Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.966

Minnesota Youth Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116L.561

Point Source Implementation Grant Program (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.073

Public Facilities Authority (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A

Redevelopment Grant Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.571

Senior Community Service Employment Program

- Title V of the Federal Older Americans Act of 1965, Public Law 106-501 as amended by the Comprehensive Older Americans Act of 2000; U.S. Code, Chapter 42, Section 3001

Senior Services for the Blind

- Minn. Stat. section 248
- Minn. Rules section 3325
- Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended; U.S. Code, Title 29

Small Business Assistance

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.68
- U.S. Code, Title 15, Chapter 14A, Section 648

Small Business Development Center Network

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.68
- U.S. Code, Title 15, Chapter 14A, Section 648

Small Business Development Loan Program

- Minn. Stat. section 41A.036

Small Business Loan Guarantee Program

- Small Business Jobs Act of 2010; U.S. Code, Title 12, Chap. 54

Small Cities Development Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.980

Small Community Wastewater Treatment Program (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.075

Tourism Business Septic Tank Replacement Program

- Minn. Stat., section Chap. 116J.617

Trade Adjustment Assistance Program

- Federal Trade Act of 1974, Public Law 93-618, as amended; U.S. Code, Title 19

Transit Improvement Program

- Minn. Stat. section 469.351

Transportation Economic Development Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.431
- Minn. Stat. section 116J.435

Transportation Revolving Loan Fund (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.085

Unemployment Insurance Program

- Minn. Stat. section 268
- U.S. Code, Title 42, Chapter 7
- U.S. Code, Title 26, Chapter 23

Urban Initiative Loan Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116M.15

Veterans Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116J.401
- The Workforce Investment Act of 1998; the Jobs For Veterans Act; U.S. Code, Title 38

Vocational Rehabilitation Program

- Minn. Stat. section 268A
- Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended, U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 16

Wastewater Infrastructure Fund (PFA)

- Minn. Stat. section 446A.072

Women in High-Wage, High-Demand, Nontraditional Jobs Grant Program

- Minn. 2014 Session Laws, section 239

WorkForce Centers

- The Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-220); U.S. Code, Title 29, Chap. 30

Workforce Development Services for the Blind

- Minn. Stat. section 248
- Minn. Rules section 3325
- Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended; U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 16

Workforce Investment Act Title 1B Adult Program

- Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-220); U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 30

Workforce Investment Act Youth Formula Grant Program

- Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-220); U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 30

Work Opportunity Tax Credit Program

- Small Business Job Protection Act of 1996 - Public Law 104-188; the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 - Public Law 105-34; and the Job Creation and Worker Assistance Act of 2002 - Public Law 107-147; U.S. Code, Title 26

Youthbuild Program

- Minn. Stat. section 116L.361

Youth Workforce Development Competitive Grant Program

- 2011 Session Laws, Ch. 4, Art. 1, Sec. 3, Subd. 3(u)



*Additional General Agency :

Government Data Practices

- Minn. Stat. section 13

Official Records Act

- Minn. Stat. section 15.17

Open Meeting Law

- Minn. Stat. section 13D

Records Management

- Minn. Stat. section 138.17

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

- The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (Public Law 113-128); U.S. Code, Title 29, Chapter 32

Workforce Investment Act (WIA

- The Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-220); U.S. Code, Title 29, Chap. 30

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