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S.F. No. 1354 - Firefighters Civil Service Commissions (First Engrossment)
Author: Senator Ron Latz
Prepared By: Priyanka Premo, Senate Counsel (651/296-3914)
Alexis C. Stangl, Senate Counsel (651/296-4397)
Date: March 9, 2017


Section 1 requires vacancies in a police and firefighters' civil service commission to be filled by appointment within 90 days.

Section 2 authorizes the commission to set their own meeting schedule and choose their own meeting location. Under current law, the commission must meet the first Monday in February of each year and must meet at the city hall.

Section 3 decriminalizes donations or solicitations to or for any political party or political purpose. 

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