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Last updated 5:26 PM Jun 22, 2021

Rep. Brian Putnam

Representing HD 9
Northeast Kalispell

2021 is the first session Putnam has served in the Legislature.

HD 9 election results

Last in-cycle for House election in 2020. House seats are elected every two years, Senate seats every four.

General election vote, 2020

Ran unopposed

Party primary vote, 2020

Won by 2% (36 votes)

Governor vote in district, 2020

(R) GIANFORTE(D)(L)67%28%
Won by 39% (1,945 votes)

Voting statistics

Of 2,001 House floor votes involving bills:
90%With majority of House lawmakers
86%With majority of GOP caucus
72%With majority of Dem. caucus
Putnam has been absent or excused for 1 votes.
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Bills sponsored

HB 45: Revise come home to hunt license requirements
From Brian Putnam (R)Bill text
HB 75: Allow MDT to conduct online sales of real property
HB 220: Allow special district to receive funds from federal revenue sharing programs
HB 350: Generally revise school bus laws
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Committee assignments

  • House Fish, Wildlife, and Parks
  • House Natural Resources
  • House State Administration

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