2023 Capitol Tracker

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SB 134: Revise injunction laws

Became Law
βœ… Proposed
Introduced
Jan 6
βœ… 1st Cmte.
Advanced
Jan 13
βœ… Senate
Passed Senate
Jan 26
βœ… House
Passed House
Feb 17
βœ… Gov.
Signed
Mar 23

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

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Legislative actions

How bills move through the Legislature
Showing major bill actions only.
DateAction
Jan 6
Introduced
Jan 9
Referred to Committee
Jan 9
First Reading
Jan 12
Hearing
Jan 13
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed
βœ… 7-4
R7-0
D0-4
Jan 25
2nd Reading Passed
βœ… 34-15
R34-0
D0-15
Jan 26
3rd Reading Passed
βœ… 35-14
R34-0
D1-14
Jan 27
Transmitted to House
Feb 6
Referred to Committee
πŸ‘₯ House Judiciary
Feb 6
First Reading
Feb 10
Hearing
πŸ‘₯ House Judiciary
Feb 13
Committee Executive Action--Bill Concurred
πŸ‘₯ House Judiciary
βœ… 17-2
R13-0
D4-2
Feb 16
2nd Reading Concurred
βœ… 78-22
R67-1
D11-21
Feb 17
3rd Reading Concurred
βœ… 75-22
R65-1
D10-21
Feb 17
Returned to Senate
Mar 16
Transmitted to Governor
Mar 23
Signed by Governor
Mar 23
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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