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Five-year Integrated Waste Management Plan available for review, public comments due by December 20, 2018

Monday, November 26, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:

Governor Steve Bullock today announced that $30.6 million in federal tax credits will be allocated to five communities in Montana to preserve or construct new affordable housing.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock, along with the Montana Healthcare Foundation (MHCF), today announced more than $5 million in federal and private funding to improve timely access to care and outcomes for pregnant and postpartum women experiencing behavioral health challenges such as mental health...
Monday, November 19, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
The Commissioner of Political Practices (COPP) has propsed to amend the threshold amount that a lobbyist can earn to be required to register as a lobbyist. The COPP proposes the amount increase from the 2017 amount of $2,550 to $2,600 for 2019. Public comment is open; If persons who are...
Monday, November 19, 2018/Categories: Commissioner of Political Practices/Tags: lobbying
The Legislative Branch has released the names of Legislators who will serve on Standing committees (also referred to as Session Committees) for the 66th Montana Legislative Session. The 2019 House and Senate Standing Committees lists can be viewed at...
Friday, November 16, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana’s unemployment rate is at 3.7%, ticking up slightly for the month of October, despite the state gaining roughly 800 jobs over the month, and placing the rate at the same level it was at in July and August. The U.S. unemployment rate was...
Friday, November 16, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock today released his budget proposal for the 2021 biennium. The governor’s budget insists on fiscal responsibility through a balanced budget that leaves a meaningful reserve for a rainy day, while preserving investments made in recent years into the state’s...
Thursday, November 15, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

The Revenue and Transportation Interim Committee meets November 19 in room 137 of the Capitol building beginning at 10 a.m.

Friday, November 9, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags:

The Montana Land Information Advisory Council will meet from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m on Thursday, November 15, in the Ground Floor Conference Room of the DNRC Building: 1539 11th Ave. Helena. Call-in options are available, please see the meeting agenda.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags: