Economic Affairs Interim Committee

Economic Affairs Interim Committee Expands Work Comp Study, Narrows EMT-Veteran Study

Committee: Economic Affairs Interim Committee
Author: Pat Murdo
Posted on November 15, 2017

The Legislature’s Economic Affairs Interim Committee chose at its Nov. 7 meeting to limit its study of whether to expand emergency care providers’ activities, particularly related to veterans, and decided Nov. 8 to get information from more sources related to its study of workers’ compensation, specifically the future of Montana State Fund.

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Legislative Committee Begins Unemployment, EMT, and Work Comp Studies

Committee: Economic Affairs Interim Committee
Author: Pat Murdo
Posted on November 1, 2017

Along with undertaking standard agency reviews of three state agencies at its Nov. 7, 2017, meeting, the Economic Affairs Interim Committee (EAIC) will begin work on two of its three assigned studies. The EAIC will devote a full day on Nov. 8 to the third study, which is on workers’ compensation. The meetings will be in Room 137 of the State Capitol.

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Legislature’s Economic Affairs Committee Sets Study of Montana State Fund as Its Top Priority

Committee: Economic Affairs Interim Committee
Author: Pat Murdo
Posted on September 20, 2017

The Economic Affairs Interim Committee of the Legislature voted at its Sept. 14 meeting to devote a major portion of the next 12 months to studying the future of Montana State Fund, Montana’s guaranteed provider of workers’ compensation insurance and one of three ways to obtain workers’ compensation insurance in Montana.

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Livestock, Labor, Insurance on Legislative Committee Agenda

Committee: Economic Affairs Interim Committee
Author: Pat Murdo
Posted on September 1, 2017

The Economic Affairs Interim Committee (EAIC) will hear updates from three state agencies at its Sept. 14, 2017, meeting. Budget concerns and agency prospects will be the main themes as the eight-member EAIC hears from the Department of Livestock, the Department of Labor and Industry, and the State Auditor’s Office. The meeting starts at 9 a.m. in Room 152 of the State Capitol in Helena.

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EAIC Elects Sen. Vance, Rep. McConnell as Officers

Committee: Economic Affairs Interim Committee
Author: Pat Murdo
Posted on June 19, 2017

he Economic Affairs Interim Committee met June 14 at the Capitol and elected Sen. Gordon Vance (R-Belgrade) as presiding officer and Rep. Nate McConnell (D-Missoula) as vice presiding officer.

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Economic Affairs Interim Committee Meets June 14

Committee: Economic Affairs Interim Committee
Author: Pat Murdo
Posted on June 2, 2017

The Economic Affairs Interim Committee (EAIC) will have its first meeting of the interim between legislative sessions on June 14, 2017. The meeting will be in Room 137 of the State Capitol in Helena, starting at 12:30 p.m.

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