2023 Capitol Tracker

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

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Last update: 6:35 PM Jun 4, 2023
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Greg Gianforte (R)

HB 611: Revise marijuana labeling requirements

Probably Dead
βœ… Proposed
Introduced
Feb 17
βœ… 1st Cmte.
Advanced
Feb 27
βœ… House
Passed House
Mar 3
❌ Senate
Voted down
Mar 21
βšͺ️ Gov.

Sponsor:
πŸ“ƒ Bill text
πŸ’΅ Fiscal note
None on file
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
Feb 17
Introduced
Feb 20
Referred to Committee
Feb 21
First Reading
Feb 27
Hearing
Feb 27
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed as Amended
βœ… 12-7
R11-2
D1-5
Mar 2
2nd Reading Passed
βœ… 74-26
R68-0
D6-26
Mar 3
3rd Reading Passed
βœ… 73-25
R67-0
D6-25
Mar 3
Transmitted to Senate
Mar 9
First Reading
Mar 13
Referred to Committee
Mar 20
Mar 21
❌ 10-0
May 8
Died in Standing Committee
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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