Legislative Issues

MACVB - Your Legislative Advocacy

The Minnesota Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus supports Minnesota Statutes 469.190. The Explore Minnesota Tourism Council also supports this statute.  Read More>

Support increased funding for Explore Minnesota Tourism to achieve industry programs and goals.

Maintain the dedication of current local option lodging tax which is allocated to a CVB “for the purpose of marketing and promoting the city as a tourist or convention destination.”

MACVB will work closely with industry partners to promote Minnesota tourism both for Minnesota residents and non Minnesota residents.

MACVB supports the post Labor Day school start. (Guaranteeing the Minnesota tourism industry’s ability to provide services to visitors – a key reason for tourism growth in Minnesota.)

MACVB supports legislation and regulations that positively impact the ability of the Industry to compete at a state level.

Local Lodging Tax, Minnesota State Statute 469.190 VISIT WEBSITE >

Luci Botzek, JD
Capitol Connections
1711 West County Road B
Suite 207 South
St Paul, MN 55113