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HOUSE BILL NO. 552
INTRODUCED BY S. STEWART-PEREGOY
A BILL FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: "AN ACT REPEALING THE REQUIREMENT FOR ENGLISH TO BE THE OFFICIAL AND PRIMARY LANGUAGE OF THE STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS; REPEALING SECTION 1-1-510, MCA; AND PROVIDING AN IMMEDIATE EFFECTIVE DATE."
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MONTANA:
NEW SECTION. Section 1. Repealer. The following section of the Montana Code Annotated is repealed:
1-1-510. English as official and primary language of state and local governments.
NEW SECTION. Section 2. Notification to tribal governments. The secretary of state shall send a copy of [this act] to each tribal government located on the seven Montana reservations and to the Little Shell Chippewa tribe.
NEW SECTION. Section 3. Effective date. [This act] is effective on passage and approval.
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