Senate Bill No. 367

Introduced By bartlett, harp, baer, foster, grinde, waterman, halligan, jergeson, thomas, swysgood, jenkins, doherty, crippen, miller, simon, hibbard, ewer, cocchiarella, hurdle

A Bill for an Act entitled: "An Act establishing the Reasonable Spending for Responsive Government Act of 1997; setting mandatory campaign expenditure limits for statewide, district court, PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION DISTRICT, and legislative offices; providing procedures and penalties for enforcement; and amending sections 13-35-107, 13-37-126, and 13-37-127, MCA."


A statement of intent is required for this bill because it directs the commissioner of political practices to adopt a rule adjusting campaign expenditure limits for inflation. The commissioner shall conform the rule to the process provided in 13-37-218.

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