.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1097, the delete everything amendment
(H1097DE1-2), as follows:
Page 3, delete section 3, and insert:
"Sec. 3. Minnesota Statutes 2010, section 18B.03, subdivision 1, as amended by Laws
2011, chapter 14, section 7, is amended to read:
Subdivision 1. Administration by commissioner.
The commissioner shall
administer, implement, and enforce this chapter and the Department of Agriculture
is the lead state agency for the regulation of pesticides. The commissioner has the
sole regulatory authority over the terrestrial application of pesticides, including, but
not limited to, the application of pesticides to agricultural crops, structures, and other
nonaquatic environments. Except as provided in subdivision 3, a state agency other than
1.12the Department of Agriculture shall not regulate or require permits for the terrestrial
1.13or nonaquatic application of pesticides.
Amend the title accordingly