§ 168B.01 Legislative Findings; Purpose
§ 168B.011 Definitions
§ 168B.03 Violation to Abandon Motor Vehicle
§ 168B.035 Towing Authorized
§ 168B.04 Authority to Impound Vehicles
§ 168B.045 Towed Motor Vehicles
§ 168B.051 Sale; Waiting Periods
§ 168B.055 Notice for Removal From Vehicle Service Facility
§ 168B.06 Notice of Taking and Sale
§ 168B.07 Right to Reclaim
§ 168B.08 Disposition by Impound Lot
§ 168B.087 Operator’S Deficiency Claim; Consent to Sale
§ 168B.09 Disposal Authority
§ 168B.10 Contracts; Reimbursement by Agency
§ 168B.101 Agency Responsibility
§ 168B.14 Regulation of Vehicle Towers Limited
§ 168B.15 Tow Truck Permit
§ 168B.16 Flashing Light On Tow Truck

Terms Used In Minnesota Statutes > Chapter 168B

  • Abandoned vehicle: means a motor vehicle, as defined in section 169. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Agency: means the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Chair: includes chairman, chairwoman, and chairperson. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • children: includes children by birth or adoption;

    (9) "day" comprises the time from midnight to the next midnight;

    (10) "fiscal year" means the year by or for which accounts are reckoned;

    (11) "hereafter" means a reference to the time after the time when the law containing such word takes effect;

    (12) "heretofore" means a reference to the time previous to the time when the law containing such word takes effect;

    (13) "judicial sale" means a sale conducted by an officer or person authorized for the purpose by some competent tribunal;

    (14) "minor" means an individual under the age of 18 years;

    (15) "money" means lawful money of the United States;

    (16) "night time" means the time from sunset to sunrise;

    (17) "non compos mentis" refers to an individual of unsound mind;

    (18) "notary" means a notary public;

    (19) "now" in any provision of a law referring to other laws in force, or to persons in office, or to any facts or circumstances as existing, relates to the laws in force, or to the persons in office, or to the facts or circumstances existing, respectively, on the effective date of such provision;

    (20) "verified" when used in reference to writings, means supported by oath or affirmation. See Minnesota Statutes 645.45

  • Department: means the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Impound: means to take and hold a vehicle in legal custody. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Junk vehicle: means a vehicle that:

    (1) is three years old or older;

    (2) is extensively damaged, with the damage including such things as broken or missing wheels, motor, drive train, or transmission;

    (3) is apparently inoperable;

    (4) does not have a valid, current registration plate; and

    (5) has an approximate fair market value equal only to the approximate value of the scrap in it. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303

  • Minority: means with respect to an individual the period of time during which the individual is a minor. See Minnesota Statutes 645.451
  • Motor vehicle waste: means solid waste and liquid wastes derived in the operation of or in the recycling of a motor vehicle, including such things as tires and used motor oil, but excluding scrap metal. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Nonpublic impound lot: means an impound lot that is not a public impound lot. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Operator: includes an operator of a public or nonpublic impound lot, regardless of whether tow truck service is provided. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Public impound lot: means an impound lot owned by or exclusively contracted solely for public use by a unit of government under section 168B. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • state: extends to and includes the District of Columbia and the several territories. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Tax: means any fee, charge, exaction, or assessment imposed by a governmental entity on an individual, person, entity, transaction, good, service, or other thing. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • towing vehicle: means a motor vehicle having a manufacturer's gross vehicle weight rating of 8,000 pounds or more, equipped with a crane and winch, or an attached device used exclusively to transport vehicles, and further equipped to control the movement of the towed or transported vehicle. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Unauthorized vehicle: means a vehicle that is subject to removal and impoundment pursuant to section 168B. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • Unit of government: includes a state department or agency, a special purpose district, and a county, statutory or home rule charter city, or town. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303
  • vehicle: has the meaning given motor vehicle in section 169. See Minnesota Statutes 136F.303