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News & Features
Minnesota Supreme Court issues data practices decision
On November 20, 2013, the MN Supreme Court released a decision on the treatment of data in government contracts.
Commissioner of Administration's most recent Advisory Opinions
Commissioner issues Advisory Opinion 13-014 on summary data at the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency.
Advisory Opinion 13-014
Commissioner issues Advisory Opinion 13-013 regarding driver citation data and driver's license magentic strip data.
Advisory Opinion 13-013
New information page about personal contact and online account information
Click here to learn more about 2013 legislation that requires protections in certain situations for members of the public who contact government entities.
The 2013 edition of the Data Practices Laws & Rules is now available from Minnesota’s Bookstore, please visit: http://tinyurl.com/7tve7ua
IPAD Data Practices Workshops
Law Enforcement Data Workshop
Wednesday, January 29, 2014. 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (This workshop is full.)
Friday, January 10, 2014. 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (This workshop is full.)