1.1.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1301, the delete everything amendment
1.2(H1301DE2), as follows:
1.3Page 22, after line 6, insert:

1.4    "Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 12.03, is amended by adding a subdivision
1.5to read:
1.6    Subd. 9b. Specialized emergency response team. "Specialized emergency
1.7response team" means a team that has been approved by the state director of the Division
1.8of Homeland Security and Emergency Management for the purpose of supplementing
1.9state or local resources for responding to an emergency or disaster.
1.10EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective August 1, 2009.

1.12The state director of the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
1.13shall determine if, in response to an emergency or disaster, activation of a specialized
1.14emergency response team for deployment to any political subdivision is in the public
1.15interest. If so, the state director may activate a team. When activated by the state director,
1.16team members not employed by any political subdivision struck by the emergency or
1.17disaster are deemed employees of the state for purposes of workers' compensation and tort
1.18claim defense and indemnification. The provisions of chapter 176 and other applicable
1.19statutes must be followed for purposes of calculating workers' compensation benefits.
1.20EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective August 1, 2009."
1.21Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
1.22Amend the title accordingly