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September Issue of 2015-2016 Interim Newsletter

Posted Date: 
September 4, 2015

The September issue of The Interim newsletter is now available.  The newsletter reports on  legislative activities during the interim and includes articles on committee meetings and informational articles for legislators. 

This month's Back Page article examines how legislators in other states are connecting with constituents.

Past issues of The Interim are also available on the Legislative Branch website.

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Economic Affairs Committee Interim Committee Sets Meeting Schedule

Posted Date: 
September 2, 2015
Contact: 
Pat Murdo, EAIC Staffer, Research Analyst

The Economic Affairs Interim Committee at its August 31-September 1 meeting confirmed its meeting schedule for the next 12 months and added topics to the two studies the members will have under consideration. Added topics are broadband affordability and accessibility in Montana and economic development in general.

Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - FYE 2015 Revenue

Posted Date: 
September 2, 2015

The Legislative Fiscal Division has posted the latest Chart of the Week on FYE 2015 Revenue. This is the first chart of two charts on Montana State revenue.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - FYE 2015 Expenditures IV

Posted Date: 
August 26, 2015

The Legislative Fiscal Division has published another chart in the series on fiscal year end. This chart is the final of four on fiscal year end 2015 expenditures, and is broken up by section of government. To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - FYE 2015 Expenditures III

Posted Date: 
August 20, 2015

The Legislative Fiscal Division has published another chart in the series on fiscal year end. This week's chart shows the FYE 2015 expenditures by the three major types of funding: general fund, state special revenue and federal special revenue. To see the chart, follow the link below.

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SB 157 Changes & 2015 Certification of Values

Posted Date: 
August 14, 2015
Contact: 
Cynthia C. Monteau Moore, Administrator, Property Assessment Division, Montana Department of Revenue

Memorandum to: County Commissioners, County Clerk & Recorders, County Treasurers

Please be advised that while you may see an increase in market value you may not see a commensurate increase in your taxable value or your taxable value may have decreased.  This is due to reporting the full reappraisal values of residential, commercial, and agricultural property instead of the taxable market value that had been previously reported.

Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - FYE 2015 Expenditures II

Posted Date: 
August 12, 2015

This week's chart is another chart on FYE 2015 general fund expenditures by major governmental function.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - FYE 2015 Expenditures

Posted Date: 
August 5, 2015

This week's chart is on FYE 2015 general fund expenditures by expenditure type.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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August Issue of 2015-2016 Interim Newsletter

Posted Date: 
August 3, 2015

The August 2015 issue of The Interim, the monthly newsletter of legislative activities between sessions, is now available. The newsletter contains information on upcoming legislative meetings, as well as reports on recent activities.

Earlier issues of the newsletter -- dating back to 2001 -- are available on the Legislative Branch website.

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July Issue of 2015-2016 Interim Newsletter Now Online

Posted Date: 
July 1, 2015

The July 2015 issue of The Interim, the monthly newsletter of legislative activities, is now available online. This issue contains information on committee meetings, past and future, plus an article on school funding efforts, past and future.  Click the link below to access the newsletter.

Earlier issues of the newsletter -- dating back to 2001 -- are available on the Interim Newsletter page.

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