Compiled by the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
Examines applicants, licenses abstracters, and handles complaints concerning Minnesota abstracters.
Name changed from Abstractors Board of Examiners to Board of Abstractors, 1975 Minn. Laws Chap. 271 Sec. 3 (22). Host department: Commerce. "The board is no longer in existence as of August 1993" (Source: Annual compilation and statistical report: membership on state councils, boards and commissions).
7 members (4 abstracters, 1 attorney, 2 public members); appointed by governor; 4-year terms; per diem plus expenses; members file with Ethical Practices Board.; Originally (1957): 5 members; 6-year terms; senate confirmation not required.
Found: Board of Abstracters (State Register, 3 November 1986, 11 S.R. 836)
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