2023 Capitol Tracker

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

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Last update: 10:41 PM Feb 3, 2023
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Greg Gianforte (R)

SB 70: Revise the Quality Educator Loan Assistance Program

In First House β€” Through 3rd Reading
βœ… Proposed
Introduced
Dec 13
βœ… 1st Cmte.
Advanced
Jan 11
βœ… Senate
Passed Senate
Feb 3
✴️ House
Pending
βšͺ️ Gov.

Sponsor: | Requestor: Education Interim Committee
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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Jan 18, 2023 β€’ Alex Sakariassen
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Legislative actions

How bills move through the Legislature
Showing major bill actions only.
DateAction
Dec 13
Introduced
Dec 28
Referred to Committee
Jan 2
First Reading
Jan 9
Jan 11
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed
11-0
R7-0
D4-0
Jan 17
2nd Reading Passed
48-2
R32-2
D16-0
Jan 17
Rereferred to Committee
Jan 23
Jan 26
Committee Executive Action--Bill Passed as Amended
17-2
R11-2
D6-0
Feb 2
2nd Reading Passed
43-7
R27-7
D16-0
Feb 3
3rd Reading Passed
46-4
R30-4
D16-0
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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