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The State-Tribal Relations Committee (STRC) meets October 21 and 22 in Helena to take up the first two pieces of its interim work plan -- state-tribal tax agreements and state implementation of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). The meeting will be held in Room 137 of the Capitol.
Thursday, October 8, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: State-Tribal Relations Committee, ICWA
The Education and Local Government Interim Committee will take on three legislative studies, hear updates on reauthorization of the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act, the Office of Public Instruction’s rulemaking and statewide assessment activities, and the Montana University...
The Revenue and Transportation Interim Committee meets September 24-25 in Room 152 of the Capitol Building in Helena beginning at 8 a.m. each day. The committee’s agenda includes discussion of a revised work plan that outlines study plans for the committee’s nine study...
Friday, September 18, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Revenue & Transportation Interim Committee
The School Funding Interim Commission will hold its initial meeting on September 23, 2015,  at 8 a.m. in Room 137 of the State Capitol. A draft agenda and meeting materials are available on the commission webpage at Questions may be directed to Pad McCracken, commission...
Monday, September 14, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: School Funding Interim Commission, education

The Energy and Telecommunications Interim Committee (ETIC) will dig into its net metering assignment on September 11. The meeting will begin at 8 a.m. in Room 172 of the State Capitol.

Friday, September 4, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Energy & Telecommunications Interim Committee

At a Sept. 10 meeting, a legislative subcommittee will begin its work tracking Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rules requiring states to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the power sector by 2030.

Friday, September 4, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: 111d Subcommittee on Federal Clean Power Plan

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee will begin work on three studies and review the state's proposal for expanding the Montana Medicaid program when it meets Sept. 14 in Helena.

Closed roads on federal land and public land without public access will be discussed by the Environmental Quality Council at its meeting September 9-10 at the Capitol.

Thursday, August 27, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Environmental Quality Council

The status of broadband services in Montana and concerns about air ambulance uses and charges are among the  broad-ranging agenda items for the Economic Affairs Interim Committee meeting on Aug. 31-Sept. 1.

Monday, August 24, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Economic Affairs Interim Committee

At this organizational meeting, the commissioners will elect officers, discuss and revise a work plan, and begin work on study tasks outlined in Senate Bill 224.

Monday, August 24, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Commission on Sentencing