Makes protesters and their supporters both criminally and civilly liable for damage to or trespasses on “critical infrastructure,” even if done by others.

  • Explicitly aimed at deterring demonstrations at or near controversial fossil fuel projects, such as the proposed Enbridge Line 3 pipeline

  • Violates the right to due process, freedom of speech and freedom of assembly

  • Would chill protected speech

Bill Links: HF 3693/SF 3463

Status: The bill passed the full House and Senate, but was vetoed by Gov. Dayton.

 

Status

Vetoed by governor

Bill number

HF 3693/SF 3463

Position

Oppose

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