SAINT PAUL, MINN. – On Tuesday, Governor Walz signed into law Senator Judy Seeberger’s legislation requiring the use of skilled contractors at Minnesota refineries. The legislation will help prevent catastrophic accidents, protect workers, and ensure communities are kept safe. Senator Seeberger was in attendance as the bill was signed into law at the Steamfitters and Pipefitters Local 455 Headquarters.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — On Thursday, Senator Judy Seeberger’s (DFL-Afton) bill that would require refinery contract workers to complete an apprenticeship and training program to ensure safe practices passed in the Senate Labor Committee. In response, Senator Seeberger released the following statement: