Contact Your Legislator

Merrick, Inc., is licensed by the State of Minnesota and relies on Federal, State, and County funding to support this program. Client self-advocates monitor what is happening at the legislature to protect their rights and to advocate for funding and programs that help them to live more independently and participate more fully in their communities. Check this page to learn more about these issues and what you can do to help.

Issues of interest to Merrick and the clients we serve, include:

Merrick’s other legislative interests include:

  • Updating the criminal code for sexting a vulnerable adult over the age of 18;
  • Extending the vehicle excise tax exemption to any vehicle purchased by a 501(c)(3) non-profit; and
  • Reforming the charitable gambling combined receipts tax calculation.