At its first meeting of the interim, the State Administration and Veterans’ Affairs Interim Committee (SAVA) elected officers, set its work plan priorities, and adopted a meeting schedule for planning purposes.

Rep. Wendy McKamey (R-Great Falls) was elected presiding officer.  Sen. Janet Ellis (D-Helena) was elected vice presiding officer.

This interim, rather than the ...


The Legislative Finance Committee (LFC) set its workplan for the interim during its meeting on May 29, 2019. The most significant work will center around Montana’s changing economy. As directed in HB 715, the LFC will study the long-term stabilization of state and local finances. Legislators on the committee will learn how Montana’s finances evolved in ...


The Revenue Interim Committee met June 27 in Helena to plan its work for the 2019-2020 Interim. The committee elected Rep. Alan Redfield (R-Livingston) as presiding officer and Sen. Dick Barrett (D-Missoula) as vice presiding officer.

The adopted work plan allocates most of the committee and staff time to the top-ranked House Joint Resolution 35 ...


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