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Minnesota Buffer Bill Vetoed
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Wed May 27, 2015 08:58 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- New state rules that require buffer zones along waterways in Minnesota will have to wait until a special session of the Minnesota Legislature after Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the bill containing those rules along with other provisions.

The governor outlined a number of reasons for vetoing the legislation in a letter to Minnesota Speaker of the House Kurt Daudt Saturday. Dayton said the veto was not aimed at the buffer zone compromise reached by members of the state House and Senate.

"The bill contains vitally important statutory changes and funding for the avian influenza outbreak and buffer ...

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