Excerpts from Treasure State Resources Association News, December 2020
The Montana Legislative Session will kick off on Monday, January 4, 2021. Republicans enjoy large majorities in both the House of Representatives and the Montana Senate. Montana will also swear in a new Governor, Greg Gianforte, and other statewide elected officials following a Republican sweep of all major offices.
Legislative Bill Draft Requests:
The number of bill draft requests for the 67th Legislative Session is approaching 2000. The deadline for unlimited requests has passed, but legislators can continue to submit requests as the session approaches. A significant number of the requests are broad in title, serving as placeholders for more targeted language to come. Those interested in reviewing the list can review them on the website at https://leg.mt.gov/
Standing Committee Members Named for 2021 Legislative Session
The Legislative Branch released the names of legislators who will serve on standing committees (also referred to as Session Committees) for the 67th Montana Legislative Session. The 2021 House and Senate Standing Committees lists are online at: https://leg.mt.gov/committees/session-committees/
Additional information and bill tracking are online at on https://leg.mt.gov/.
Members and other information are subject to change. Check the website for the most up-to-date lists.