Governor Mark Dayton Signs Two More Unsession Bills
Governor Dayton signs more Unsession bills, 188 Unsession provisions have now become law
May 06, 2014
Today, Governor Mark Dayton signed two Unsession bills into law. The bills include 8 Unsession provisions the Governor recommended to the Legislature in early March. Altogether, 188 Unsession provisions have now become law.
Chapter 204, HF 2668: This courts bill streamlines several process improvements for litigants and changes several laws to further enable the court to move toward electronic court record processing. This bill contains 7 Unsession provisions. The bill passed unanimously in both chambers.
Chapter 205, HF 2479: This Unsession bill allows housing courts and housing calendars to use referees for the majority of landlord and tenant cases. This bill contains 1 Unsession provision. The bill passed unanimously in both chambers.
About the Unsession
Governor Dayton’s Unsession reform proposals include over 1,000 ways to make state government work better for the people of Minnesota. From reforms that will improve state government services, to the elimination of unnecessary and outdated statutes, to simplifying the language of our state laws, the Governor’s Unsession proposals have one overarching goal: creating a Better Government for a Better Minnesota. More information about the Governor’s Unsession proposals is available online at http://mn.gov/governor/unsession.