Sections
CHANGE OF NAME 259.10 – 259.13
ADOPTION 259.20 – 259.89

Terms Used In Minnesota Statutes > Chapter 259

  • Academic Health Center: means the seven professional schools in health care related disciplines at the University of Minnesota. See Minnesota Statutes 259.88
  • Adult: means an individual 18 years of age or older. See Minnesota Statutes 645.451
  • Allowable service: has the meaning provided in Minnesota Statutes 1994, section 352. See Minnesota Statutes 259.88
  • Appellate courts: means the supreme court and the court of appeals. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • 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

  • contributions: shall mean "shares. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • court administrator: means the court administrator of the court in which the action or proceeding is pending, and "court administrator's office" means that court administrator's office. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Covered employment: means employment covered by this chapter or by chapter 352. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • Employee shares: means shares in the supplemental fund purchased with the employee's contributions. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • Fairview: means Fairview Hospital and Healthcare Services, a Minnesota nonprofit corporation, and its successors. See Minnesota Statutes 259.88
  • General employees retirement plan: means the general state employees retirement plan under chapter 352. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • Holiday: includes New Year's Day, January 1; Martin Luther King's Birthday, the third Monday in January; Washington's and Lincoln's Birthday, the third Monday in February; Memorial Day, the last Monday in May; Independence Day, July 4; Labor Day, the first Monday in September; Christopher Columbus Day, the second Monday in October; Veterans Day, November 11; Thanksgiving Day, the fourth Thursday in November; and Christmas Day, December 25; provided, when New Year's Day, January 1; or Independence Day, July 4; or Veterans Day, November 11; or Christmas Day, December 25; falls on Sunday, the following day shall be a holiday and, provided, when New Year's Day, January 1; or Independence Day, July 4; or Veterans Day, November 11; or Christmas Day, December 25; falls on Saturday, the preceding day shall be a holiday. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Minor: means an individual under the age of 18. See Minnesota Statutes 645.451
  • Month: means a calendar month and "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; and "year" is equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • state: extends to and includes the District of Columbia and the several territories. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Terminated hospital employee: means a person who:

    (1) was employed on the day before the effective date by the University of Minnesota at the University of Minnesota Hospital and clinics or the Academic Health Center and was paid on a biweekly payroll;

    (2) terminated employment with the University of Minnesota on the day before the effective date or in the case of employees of the Academic Health Center, terminated employment with the University of Minnesota after the effective date but immediately transferred employment to the University of Minnesota Physicians or University Affiliated Family Physicians; and

    (3) was a participant in the general state employees retirement plan of the Minnesota State Retirement System at the time of termination of employment with the University of Minnesota. See Minnesota Statutes 259.88

  • Total shares: means all the employee shares and employer shares credited to a participant. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • Unclassified program: means the program established by this chapter. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • University of Minnesota: means University of Minnesota Hospital and clinics, the hospitals and clinics operated by the regents of the University of Minnesota. See Minnesota Statutes 259.88
  • Value: means the market value of the account at the end of the United States investment market day. See Minnesota Statutes 259.59
  • verified: when used in reference to writings, means supported by oath or affirmation. See Minnesota Statutes 645.45
  • Years of allowable service: has the meaning provided in Minnesota Statutes 1994, section 352. See Minnesota Statutes 259.88