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Gov. Dayton signs four bills into law

Governor Dayton signed four bills into law Monday:

• Chapter 166, HF 2626 related to an automated drug distribution system in certain health care facilities. This bill passed with unanimous support.

• Chapter 169, HF 2060 establishing Medicaid reimbursement for certain services provided by community paramedics. This bill passed with unanimous support.

• Chapter 170, HF 2216, a Minnesota Comprehensive Health Association policy bill. This bill passed with unanimous support.

• Chapter 171, HF 1829 authorizing County Attorneys and Assistant County Attorneys to carry firearms while on duty, under the terms of a valid, state-issued, permit to carry.

Governor Dayton also vetoed Chapter 168, SF 1236 related to successor liability in asbestos cases.

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