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Greg Gianforte (R)
Last updated 2:37 PM May 11, 2021

SB 402: Generally revise laws related to the judiciary

Transmitted to Governor

Bill text
Fiscal note
Legal note
None on file
Official bill page
Deadline for passing first chamber (the House for House bills and the Senate for Senate bills): 4/8/21. Deadline for first chamber return if amended in second: 4/29/21.

News coverage

MTFP stories about the bill
The 2021 Legislature’s last-minute laws
4/30/21
This week in Helena, April 19-23
4/23/21
Montana Free Press
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Legislative actions

How bills move through the Legislature
Showing major bill actions only.
DateActionLocation
3/29/21
Introduced
Senate Floor
3/29/21
First Reading
Senate Floor
3/29/21
Referred to Committee
Senate Judiciary
4/1/21
Hearing
Senate Judiciary
4/1/21
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed
Senate Judiciary
4/6/21
2nd Reading Passed
30-20
R30-1
D0-19
Senate Floor
4/7/21
3rd Reading Passed
31-19
R31-0
D0-19
Senate Floor
4/7/21
Transmitted to House
Senate Floor
4/9/21
Referred to Committee
House Judiciary
4/9/21
First Reading
House Floor
4/15/21
House Judiciary
4/22/21
Committee Executive Action--Bill Concurred as Amended
12-7
R12-0
D0-7
House Judiciary
4/23/21
2nd Reading Concurred
64-35
R64-2
D0-33
House Floor
4/26/21
3rd Reading Concurred
64-34
R64-2
D0-32
House Floor
4/26/21
Returned to Senate with Amendments
House Floor
4/26/21
2nd Reading House Amendments Not Concurred
50-0
R31-0
D19-0
Senate Floor
4/26/21
Free Conference Committee Appointed
Senate Free Conference
4/27/21
Free Conference Committee Appointed
Senate Free Conference
4/28/21
Senate Free Conference
4/28/21
Free Conference Committee Report Received
Senate Free Conference
4/28/21
Free Conference Committee Report Received
Senate Free Conference
4/29/21
2nd Reading Free Conference Committee Report Adopted
28-22
R28-3
D0-19
Senate Floor
4/29/21
2nd Reading Free Conference Committee Report Adopted
57-43
R57-10
D0-33
House Floor
4/29/21
3rd Reading Free Conference Committee Report Adopted
52-45
R52-12
D0-33
House Floor
4/29/21
3rd Reading Free Conference Committee Report Adopted
29-21
R29-2
D0-19
Senate Floor
5/4/21
Transmitted to Governor
Governor's Office
Showing major bill actions only.
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