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MnDOT Policies

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Policy program

The Administrative Policy Program provides direction to MnDOT governance by engaging stakeholders in policy development, by referencing applicable laws and external direction, and by aligning with MnDOT’s strategic vision.

Program services

  • Write, edit and publish administrative policies
  • Provide technical expertise on MnDOT policies
  • Provide analysis, document control and change control services
  • Research law, regulations and existing policies for currency and accuracy
  • Link policy with technical documentation when appropriate
  • Ensure that MnDOT policies are relevant and contemporary
  • Provide useful and usable policy documents and resources (web library)
  • Support Policy Owners, Administrative Policy Committee, Governance Council, Division Directors, Deputy Commissioners
  • Educate and promote policy awareness
  • Maintain a standardized policy format and taxonomy
  • Maintain the policy repository and website

Work underway

  • Driver’s License
  • Employee Non-Workers’ Compensation
  • Employee Workers’ Compensation
  • Fitness for Duty
  • Fuel Card Use
  • Hazard Evaluation Process
  • Materials Management
  • Passenger Rail Grade Crossing
  • Revenue and Accounts Receivable
  • Violence Prevention and Response

Policy development toolkit