Montana Code Annotated 2023



Part 23. Compensation Plan Number Three

Money In State Fund Held In Trust -- Disposition Of Funds Upon Repeal Of Chapter

39-71-2322. Money in state fund held in trust -- disposition of funds upon repeal of chapter. The money coming into the state fund must be held in trust for the purpose for which the money was collected. If this chapter is repealed, the money is subject to the disposition provided by the legislature repealing this chapter. In the absence of a legislative provision, distribution must be in accordance with the justice of the matter, due regard being given to obligations of compensation incurred and existing.

History: En. Sec. 24, Ch. 96, L. 1915; re-en. Sec. 2966, R.C.M. 1921; re-en. Sec. 2966, R.C.M. 1935; amd. Sec. 168, Ch. 147, L. 1963; R.C.M. 1947, 92-840; amd. Sec. 6, Ch. 283, L. 1983; amd. Sec. 33, Ch. 613, L. 1989; amd. Sec. 20, Ch. 276, L. 1997; amd. Sec. 3, Ch. 603, L. 2003.