.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 3467, the second engrossment, as follows:
Page 156, after line 22, insert:
Sec. 24. [16C.067] CONFLICT-FREE MINERALS.
1.4 Subdivision 1. Definitions. (a) For purposes of this section, the following terms
1.5have the meanings given them.
1.6(b) "Conflict mineral" means a mineral or mineral derivative determined under
1.7federal law to be financing human conflict. Conflict mineral includes columbite-tantalite
1.8(coltan), cassiterite, gold, wolframite, or derivatives of those minerals.
1.9(c) "Noncompliant person" means a person:
1.10(1) who is required to disclose under federal law information relating to conflict
1.11minerals that originated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or its neighboring
1.13(2) for whom the disclosure is not filed, is considered under federal law to be an
1.14unreliable determination, or contains false information.
1.15 Subd. 2. Prohibition. No commissioner, head, or chief administrative officer of an
1.16agency may knowingly procure goods or services from a noncompliant person.
1.17 Subd. 3. Notice. In any solicitation for goods or services, a commissioner, head,
1.18or chief administrative officer of an agency shall provide notice of the requirements of
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title accordingly