2023 Capitol Tracker

The lawmakers, bills and votes of the 68th Montana Legislature

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Last update: 10:28 PM May 10, 2024
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Greg Gianforte (R)

HB 140: Establishing modernization and risk analysis committee

Became Law
βœ… Proposed
Introduced
Dec 14
βœ… 1st Cmte.
Advanced
Jan 19
βœ… House
Passed House
Jan 25
βœ… Senate
Passed Senate
Apr 11
βœ… Reconcil.
Reconciled
Apr 21
βœ… Gov.
Signed
May 18

Sponsor: | Requestor: Legislative Finance Committee
πŸ“ƒ Bill text
πŸ’΅ Fiscal note
πŸ› Legal note
None on file
πŸ– Proposed amendments
See also: The official bill page.
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Legislative actions

How bills move through the Legislature
Showing major bill actions only.
DateAction
Dec 14
Introduced
Dec 21
Referred to Committee
Jan 2
First Reading
Jan 12
πŸ“ΊπŸŽ™ Official recording 1.
Jan 19
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed
βœ… 16-0
R11-0
D5-0
Jan 24
2nd Reading Passed
βœ… 95-4
R67-0
D28-4
Jan 25
3rd Reading Passed
βœ… 95-4
R67-0
D28-4
Jan 25
Transmitted to Senate
Jan 26
Referred to Committee
Jan 26
First Reading
Feb 20
Apr 5
Committee Executive Action--Bill Concurred as Amended
βœ… 6-0
R4-0
D2-0
Apr 7
2nd Reading Concurred
βœ… 43-7
R27-7
D16-0
Apr 11
3rd Reading Concurred
βœ… 43-7
R27-7
D16-0
Apr 12
Returned to House with Amendments
Apr 20
2nd Reading Senate Amendments Concurred
βœ… 95-3
R63-3
D32-0
Apr 21
3rd Reading Passed as Amended by Senate
βœ… 93-3
R64-0
D29-3
May 8
Transmitted to Governor
May 18
Signed by Governor
May 19
Chapter Number Assigned
Showing major bill actions only.
This table may omit bill actions recorded since this guide's last update. See the bill page in LAWS for an official reference.

About the 2023 Montana Free Press Capitol Tracker

This guide is an effort to make the quantifiable aspects of the Montana Legislature more accessible to the public by compiling information about lawmakers, proposed bills and the legislative process. This is a project of Montana Free Press, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit newsroom that aims to provide Montanans with in-depth, nonpartisan news coverage.

The information presented here is collected from a variety of sources including the Montana Legislature’s public roster and its official bill-tracking system, the Legislative Automated Workflow System, or LAWS. Reporting and web design was done primarily by MTFP Deputy Editor Eric Dietrich. Please contact him at edietrich@montanafreepress.org with bug reports, questions or suggestions.

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