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S.C.R. No. 1, as introduced: 2020 2nd Special Session Posted on July 13, 2020

1.1A Senate concurrent resolution
1.2relating to Minnesota's peacetime emergency; terminating the peacetime emergency
1.3pursuant to the authority granted under Minnesota Statutes, section 12.31, subdivision
1.42, paragraph (b).
1.5WHEREAS, Governor Walz signed Executive Order 20-01, a declaration of a peacetime
1.6emergency on March 13, 2020; and
1.7WHEREAS, the Executive Council of the State extended that peacetime emergency for up
1.8to 30 days, on March 16, 2020; and
1.9WHEREAS, on May 13, 2020, by Executive Order 20-55, Governor Walz extended the
1.10peacetime public emergency declared under Executive Order 20-01 and extended in Executive
1.11Order 20-35, until June 12, 2020; and
1.12WHEREAS, on June 12, 2020, by Executive Order 20-75, Governor Walz extended the
1.13peacetime public emergency declared under Executive Order 20-01 and extended in Executive
1.14Orders 20-35 and 20-55 until July 13, 2020; NOW, THEREFORE,
1.15BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate of the State of Minnesota, the House of Representatives
1.16concurring: that the legislature exercises its authority under Minnesota Statutes, section 12.31,
1.17subdivision 2, paragraph (b), terminating the peacetime emergency declared under Executive Order
1.1820-01, and extended under subsequent executive orders, on the day following the adoption of this
1.19resolution by the House of Representatives of the State of Minnesota.
1.20BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate is directed to prepare an
1.21enrolled copy of this resolution, to be authenticated by his signature and those of the Speaker of
1.22the House of Representatives, the Chair of the Senate Rules and Administration Committee, and
1.23the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives, and transmit it to the Governor of the State of
1.24Minnesota.