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S.F. No. 3358 - Minimum Age for Amusement Ride Operation
Author: Senator Carrie Ruud
Prepared By: Carlon D. Fontaine, Senate Counsel (651/296-4395)
Date: March 2, 2020


Section 1.  Hazardous occupations. Exempts 16 and 17 year olds from the prohibition on minors operating amusement rides, which is currently prohibited as a hazardous occupation unless the commissioner of labor and industry grants an exemption for an individual minor.

Section 2. Ride operator requirements. Specifies that the minimum age for ride operators is 16 years of age. Requires amusement ride owners to provide specified training to ride operators. 



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