Montana Legislature
2015
Session
LAWS System Reports

Reports for the 2015 Legislative Session:

NOTE ON REPORTS: With a few exceptions, reports for the 2015 legislative session are dynamic reports. When you click a report link, the report will run and present itself on your screen -- in real-time, and up-to-date at the time it was run.

A .PDF READER IS REQUIRED TO VIEW MOST OF THESE REPORTS!

As in the past, reports are added to this list as they become relevant. For example, a Hearing Calendar is not relevant until hearings are scheduled (and their scheduled date falls within the reporting period), so will not appear on this list until that time.

Bills not signed by the Governor (PDF format). This list includes the bills sent to the Secretary of State by the Governor without his signature. These bills have become law, or will become law, without the Governor's signature.
Governor's Amended/Vetoed Bills (PDF format). All bills that have had Governor's proposed amendments and/or have been vetoed by the Governor this session (straight vetoes, line-item vetoes, proposed amendments (amendatory vetoes), or all).
Session Law In Bill Order
Session Law In Chapter Order
(PDF format). Session laws are bills passed by the legislature that have been become law, with a chapter number assigned by the Secretary of State. These .pdf reports list each session law chapter number, its associated bill number, and the session law effective date(s).
Conflict Checking Report (PDF format). This file contains a list of MCA code sections amended or repealed by multiple bills/bill drafts in the current session. It is used for conflict checking.
Code Sections Affected (PDF format). This file contains a list of the MCA being amended or repealed in the current session.
Floor Vote Download Files
House Votes
Senate Votes
(Comma Delimited format) NOTE: These files are intended for download. They can then be opened with MS Excel and sorted to meet your need. These files are updated at the end of each legislative week - usually on Saturday.
 History of Bills in Committee (PDF Format) Lists information about bills that were referred to committee, when it was referred, when it was heard, what executive action was taken and when, and current status of each bill. This report can be run for an individual committee, or all committees of a specific house.
 Hearing Calendar
(PDF Format) A list of scheduled hearings sorted by committee within hearing date. The user can select the date range.
 Bills in Senate Committees
 All Senate Committees
 Choose a specific Committee
(PDF Format) All the introduced bills, by progress category, whose most recent status relates to the progress category of "In Senate Committee."
 Bills in House Committees
 All House Committees
 Choose a specific Committee
(PDF Format) All the introduced bills, by progress category, whose most recent status relates to the progress category of "In House Committee."
 Sponsor Bill List (PDF Format) Lists sponsored bills by Legislator. This list is sorted by bill number, by Legislator,.
 Cumulative Bill Status (PDF Format) Lists information about each introduced bill. This list is sorted by bill number.
 Cumulative Daily Introduced Bills (PDF Format) Lists information about each introduced bill. This list is sorted by the bill number within the date it was introduced.
 Introduced Bill Statistics (PDF format). Current statistics of all introduced bills in the Legislative process.
Bills in First House Listed by
Transmittal Deadline

(PDF Format) Lists information and current status about each introduced bill. This list is sorted by the bill number within its transmittal deadline category.
 Cumulative Bill Draft Request List   (PDF Format) Lists information about each bill draft request. This list is sorted by the bill draft request number (LC number).
 Bill Draft Requests by Requester
 All Requesters
 Choose a specific Requester
(PDF Format) Lists information about bill draft requests, sorted by requester.
 Bill Draft Requests by Drafter
 All Drafters
 Choose a specific Drafter
(PDF Format) Lists information about all bill draft requests, sorted by drafter.
 Bill Draft Requests by Subject List (PDF Format) Lists information about bill draft requests, sorted by subject category.
 Bill Draft Request "By Request Of" List (PDF Format) Lists information about those bill draft requests which have been requested on behalf of an agency, legislative committee, or public office. This list is sorted by the "By Request Of" entity.