June 13, 2015

Legacy Funds Appropriated

Legacy LogoThis bill appropriates revenues from the Legacy Amendment that voters approved in 2008. The bill appropriates $89 million for parks and trails for FY 2016 -17. Of this amount, 40% is allocated to Minnesota State Parks and Trails, 40% is allocated to Metropolitan Regional Parks and Trails, and 20% is allocated to grants for regionally significant parks and trails in Greater Minnesota.

Full title: Omnibus legacy appropriations bill

Bill Number: SF 1 / HF 5

House Authors: Urdahl, Davids
Senate Authors: Cohen

Status details: Passed and signed by Gov. Dayton on June 13, 2015.

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