House Bill No. 101

Introduced By bergsagel

By Request of the Department of Corrections

A Bill for an Act entitled: An Act Increasing the Aggregate Value of a Construction Project That May be Performed by Inmate Labor From $25,000 to $200,000 for each Project; exempting the projects from the provisions of title 18, chapter 2, for construction, public bidding, bonding, and contracts and exempting inmates who provide labor on the projects from the labor and wage requirements of title 18, chapter 2, part 4; allowing the use of inmate labor for construction projects approved by the legislature at the montana state prison; amending section 53-1-301, MCA; and providing an immediate effective date and an applicability date.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Montana: