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house bill NO. 144

INTRODUCED BY P. Fielder

By Request of the ****

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: "AN ACT removing penalties for a sheriff, constable, or peace officer who does not assist a state or local health officer; and AMENDING SECTION 50-2-120, MCA; and providing an immediate effective date."

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MONTANA:

 

Section 1. Section 50-2-120, MCA, is amended to read:

"50-2-120. Assistance from law enforcement officials. A state or local health officer may request a sheriff, constable, or other peace officer to assist the health officer in carrying out the provisions of this chapter. If the officer does not render the service, the officer is guilty of a misdemeanor and may be removed from office."

 

NEW SECTION. Section 2.{standard} Effective date. [This act] is effective on passage and approval.

 

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