.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 3152 as follows:
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
"Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 103F.351, subdivision 4, is amended to
Subd. 4. Rules.
(a) The commissioner of natural resources shall adopt rules that
establish guidelines and specify standards for local zoning ordinances applicable to the
area within the boundaries covered by the comprehensive master plan.
(b) The guidelines and standards must be consistent with this section, the federal
Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, and the federal Lower St. Croix River Act of 1972. The
standards specified in the guidelines must include:
(1) the prohibition of new residential, commercial, or industrial uses other than those
that are consistent with the above mentioned acts; and
(2) the protection of riverway lands by means of acreage, frontage, and setback
requirements on development.
(c) Cities, counties, and towns lying within the areas affected by the guidelines shall
adopt zoning ordinances complying with the guidelines and standards within the time
schedule prescribed by the commissioner.
1.18(d) In rural districts, as defined in rules adopted pursuant to this section, commercial,
1.19nature-oriented, and educational uses may be allowed as conditional uses on properties
1.20that were in similar use on May 1, 1974, and on January 1, 2010, if the conditional use:
1.21(1) complies, as far as practicable, with all dimensional standards in the rules for
1.22rural districts; and
1.23(2) is similar in scope to the use that existed on May 1, 1974.