Welcome to the Minnesota Criminal Justice Statute Service

The Statute Service provides a search tool intended for use by criminal justice professionals and the public for finding specific Minnesota Criminal Justice Statutes for charging and sentencing purposes.

The statute information provided by the Statute Service is public information and may be shared with criminal justice agency personnel and the general public as needed for criminal justice and non-criminal justice purposes.

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Statute database was last updated on 5/02/2024 12:53 PM


  • All DWI's whether auto, ATV, snowmobile, OHV now charged under 169A.20.1
  • 169A.20.1 amended 2021 SS1 C6 Art 3 S7 effect 07/01. MNCJSS, MNCIS e Charging in sync as of 07/14
  • Note: 609.685.3 Underage use, possession of tobacco or tobacco delivery devices was repealed 08/01
  • Violations of Executive Order 20-81 are administrative rules and should not be coded as statute
  • Both administrative offense codes are effective 7/25/2020
  • 20-81.20(b)(ii) Face Covering Executive Order 20-81 – Bus. Owner/Mgr/Svr Fail to Comply - R116706
  • 20-81.20(a) Face Covering Executive Order 20-81 - Individual Willful Violation. Ref. id R116705
  • Notice: UI & web services moving to 2016 Servers Tues. 11/05/2019 at 1:30 Minimal downtime may occur
  • New hands free while driving law in effect 08/01/2019 is at 169.475.2(a)(1), (a)(2) and (a)(3)
  • 609.795.1(3) Supreme Ct ruled unconstitutional A17-1161, effective 07/02/2019. New Codes Subd. 1
  • 609.749.2(6) Supreme Ct held unconstitutional A17-1161, effective 07/02/2019. New Codes for Subd 2
  • Nonviolent Controlled Substance Offender Review Indicator added/released to Production on 12/18/2018
  • Wild Life Restitution Indicator added and released to Production on 12/18/2018
  • 2018 Payables Updates were put in 12/13 and 12/14