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New Laws In Effect Around US, Minnesota
This part of summer is a time for patriotism. It's also the time new state laws go into effect across the nation. Fiscal years begin July 1 on most financial calendars, and a slew of state government spending regulations kick in each year on that date.
New Minnesota Law Raises Penalties for Abuse
Those who neglect vulnerable adults or mistreat children will face tougher penalties under a new Minnesota law taking effect Wednesday. The law creates felony crimes for intentionally depriving a vulnerable adult and causing physical harm to a child.