On March 29, 1994, the Assistant Secretary approved Minnesota's revised statutory penalty levels
which are the same as the revised Federal penalty levels contained in section 17 of the Act as amended on November 5, 1990.
Temporary Labor Camps/Field Sanitation. Effective February 3, 1997, the Assistant Secretary approved
Minnesota's plan amendment, dated July 24, 1996, relinquishing coverage for the issues of field sanitation (29 CFR 1928.110) and temporary labor camps
(29 CFR 1910.142) in agriculture (except for agricultural temporary labor camps associated with egg, poultry or red meat production, or the
post-harvest processing of agricultural or horticultural commodities). The Employment Standards Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, has assumed
responsibility for enforcement of these Federal OSHA standards in agriculture in Minnesota pursuant to Secretary of Labor's Order 5-96, dated December
[59 FR 14556, March 29, 1994; 62 FR 2558, Jan. 17, 1997]