Montana Code Annotated 2013

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     46-6-402. Assisting a peace officer. (1) A peace officer making a lawful arrest may command the aid of persons 18 years of age or older.
     (2) A person commanded to aid a peace officer in making an arrest:
     (a) has the same authority to arrest as that officer; and
     (b) is not civilly liable for any reasonable conduct in aid of the officer.

     History: En. 95-609 by Sec. 1, Ch. 196, L. 1967; amd. Sec. 60, Ch. 535, L. 1975; R.C.M. 1947, 95-609; amd. Sec. 38, Ch. 800, L. 1991.

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