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S.F. No. 3167 - Representation of DNR by staff in certain legal actions; wildland firefighters training and licensing; modifications related to unlawful firewood possession
 
Author: Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen
 
Prepared By: Ben Stanley, Senate Counsel (651/296-4793)
 
Date: March 21, 2018



 

Section 1 [Road Vacation Proceedings] expands the type of legal actions that the department of natural resources can handle internally to include road vacations.

Section 2 [Wildland Firefighters] corrects the inadvertent application of certain statutory requirements related to firefighter training and education requirements to wildland firefighters.

Section 3 [Misdemeanor Wildfire Act Violations] expands the type of legal actions that the department of natural resources can handle internally to include misdemeanor violations of the wildfire act.

Section 4 [Unlawful Firewood Possession] simplifies the statute that requires a $100 penalty and confiscation of firewood not approved for possession on land administered by the commissioner of natural resources.

 
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