In April 1980, Governor Al Quie signed Minnesota’s Vulnerable Adult Act into Law
The Acts definition and related laws are:
626.557 – REPORTING OF MALTREATMENT OF VULNERABLE ADULTS
626.5571 – MULTIDISCIPLINARY ADULT PROTECTION TEAM
626.5572 – DEFINITIONS
626.5573 – NEGLIGENCE ACTIONS
9555.7100-9555.7600 – ADMINISTRATIVE RULES
Department of Human Services Rules govern the investigation and reporting of maltreatment of vulnerable adults and some aspects of the emergency and continuing protective social services required to be furnished by local social services agencies under the Vulnerable Adult Act.