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The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee will review and take public comment on several bill drafts when it meets Sept. 13-14 in Helena. The meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 13 in room 102 of the Capitol in Helena and will continue at 8 a.m. on Sept....
Tuesday, September 4, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch,

On September 11, the Law and Justice Interim Committee (LJIC) will meet for the final time before the 2019 session. The meeting starts at 8:30 a.m. in room 102 of the Capitol in Helena.

Friday, August 31, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch,

The final Water Policy Interim Committee meeting of the 2017-18 session includes bills focusing on the water right change process and the state’s stream gauge network. The committee meets at 8 a.m. September 10 in room 152 of the Capitol in Helena.

Friday, August 31, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch,
The Environmental Quality Council closes out the interim on September 12 and 13 with decisions on whether to change funding mechanisms for fire protection, aquatic invasive species (AIS), and recreation programs. The meeting starts at 10 a.m. on September 12 in room 317 of the Capitol in...
Friday, August 31, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch,
The Revenue and Transportation Interim Committee will wrap up its interim with a meeting on September 13 in the Capitol in Helena. The meeting begins at 9:00 a.m. in room 137. The agenda is available on the committee website.
Friday, August 31, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch,

Every year in Montana, millions of dollars and other personal assets go unclaimed. And every year, the Montana Department of Revenue encourages individuals and businesses to check whether some of that might be theirs.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018/Categories: Department of Revenue, Department of Revenue

Citing high-risk for new wildfire starts heading into the weekend, Governor Steve Bullock is encouraging Montanans to take precautions and prevent unwanted human-caused fires.

Friday, August 17, 2018/Categories: Former Governors,
Some varieties can sicken humans and kill pets and livestock
Thursday, July 19, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality,

Governor Steve Bullock today announced that he is seeking applicants for the newly-created Get Outdoors Montana Advisory Council that will guide efforts of the Governor’s Office of Outdoor Recreation as it enhances Montana’s outdoor recreation economy.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018/Categories: Former Governors,
Governor Steve Bullock late Wednesday declared a State of Emergency in anticipation of possible major flooding in Cascade County and Lewis and Clark County and the City of Great Falls and urged Montanans to stay alert and comply with local officials as flooding conditions worsen and possible...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018/Categories: Former Governors,