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S.F. No. 3564 - Disaster Contingency Account Transfer (Minnesota Laws 2020, Chapter 68)
Author: Senator Jeremy R. Miller
Prepared By: Senate Counsel, Research and Fiscal Analysis (651/296-4791)
Date: February 28, 2020


Chapter 68 transfers $30 million from the general fund to the natural disaster contingency account.  The account is the funding mechanism used to make prompt payment of costs arising from state and federally declared natural disasters without the need for the governor to call a special session to make emergency appropriations.  Money in the account does not cancel and is available until spent.


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