Minnesota Statutes, section 401.03 provides that the commissioner of corrections promulgate rules for the implementation of Minnesota Statutes, sections 401.01 to 401.16. This chapter is intended to meet that requirement.
The purpose of this chapter is to provide a framework within which services will be delivered and coordinated in the various areas of the state where the Community Corrections Act is operational.
Responsibility for planning.
The Community Corrections Act places responsibility for correctional planning and implementation at the local level of government. This chapter is intended to ensure that the various planning efforts are compatible with one another and with the basic requirements of the state's correctional system.