North lawmakers try to change new ATV law
ST. PAUL - Some revved-up Minnesota lawmakers are hopeful an amendment moving through the Legislature will reverse a brand-new law governing all-terrain vehicle access.
The issue is sensitive to many northern Minnesota lawmakers, especially, some of whom hope to lift regulations Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed into law Tuesday.
A provision in the legislation he signed - the environment and natural resources finance bill - limits ATV trail riding to paths listed on a map.