2023 Capitol Tracker

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

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Last update: 10:34 PM Feb 3, 2023
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SB 149: Establish penalties for false reporting in child protective services cases

Transmitted to Second House
βœ… Proposed
Introduced
Jan 10
βœ… 1st Cmte.
Advanced
Jan 17
βœ… Senate
Passed Senate
Jan 23
✴️ House
Pending
βšͺ️ Gov.

Sponsor:
πŸ“ƒ Bill text
πŸ’΅ Fiscal note
None on file
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 10
Introduced
Jan 11
Referred to Committee
Jan 11
First Reading
Jan 13
Hearing
Jan 17
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed
11-0
R7-0
D4-0
Jan 20
2nd Reading Passed
49-0
R34-0
D15-0
Jan 23
3rd Reading Passed
49-0
R34-0
D15-0
Jan 24
Transmitted to House
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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