House Rule H10-90. Employees. (1) The Speaker shall appoint a Chief Clerk and Sergeant-at-Arms and may appoint a Chaplain, subject to confirmation of the House (section 5-2-221, MCA).
(2) The Speaker shall employ necessary staff or delegate that function to the employees designated in subsection (1).
(3) The secretary for a standing or select committee is generally responsible to the committee chair but shall work under the direction of the Chief Clerk.
(4) The Speaker and majority and minority leaders may each appoint a private secretary.