49 requires the Education and Local Government committee (ELG) to establish
a subcommittee to conduct a study of local government special purpose districts.
The study must include a review of current law with regard to special purpose
districts, an inventory of existing special purpose districts, and a determination
of whether it may be appropriate to consolidate processes for various special
purpose districts into one set of statutes. The subcommittee members include
legislators and city and county officials.
Sen. Kim Gillan (chair)
Rep. Gary Branae (vice-chair)
Sen. Rick Laible
Rep. Bill Nooney
Mike McGinley, Beaverhead County Commissioner
Paula Robinson, Flathead County Clerk & Recorder
Paulette DeHart, Lewis & Clark County Clerk & Recorder/Treasurer
Shoots Veis, Billings City Councilman
Ed Meece, Livingston City Manager
Marty Rehbein, Missoula City Clerk
No further meetings are scheduled. The subcommittee's work is complete. Click
to review the subcommittee's final work report, proposed draft legislation,
and related documents.