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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Judicial Salaries

Posted Date: 
March 19, 2014

This week's chart from the Legislative Fiscal Division is the final in a six week series on public sector salaries.  This chart shows Montana's elected judicial officials' salaries.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Water Policy Committee to Examine CSKT Water Compact Details

Posted Date: 
March 10, 2014
Contact: 
Jason Mohr, Water Policy Interim Committee Staff

The Water Policy Interim Committee will discuss how fish, farmers and others might fare under part of a proposed water rights compact with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.

Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Legislator Pay

Posted Date: 
March 5, 2014

This week's chart from the Legislative Fiscal Division shows legislator pay and living expense allowances in Montana and neighboring states. To see the chart, follow the link below.

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2014 Eminent Domain in Montana Handbook

Posted Date: 
February 28, 2014
Contact: 
Montana Legislative Branch -- Sonja Nowakowski, Research Analyst & Joe Kolman, Legislative Environmental Analyst

The Environmental Quality Council has just completed a publication to assist the public in learning about eminent domain in Montana.  Eminent Domain in Montana provides an overview of eminent domain laws in Montana.

Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Average Salaries

Posted Date: 
February 26, 2014

This week's chart from the Legislative Fiscal Division shows the total average salary for an executive branch employee in Montana.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Elected Officials

Posted Date: 
February 19, 2014

This week's chart from the Legislative Fiscal Division shows the executive branch elected official salaries as reported on the Department of Administration's State of Montana 2012 Elected Officials Salary Survey.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Nutrition Education Directory Available

Posted Date: 
February 12, 2014
Contact: 
Katie Bark, Montana Team Nutrition Program; Christine Emerson, OPI's School Nutrition Programs

The Office of Public Instruction has produced a directory of nutrition education programs in Montana, in response to a request that arose from a legislative study of childhood hunger.

Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Employer Benefit Costs

Posted Date: 
February 12, 2014

The chart this week from the Legislative Fiscal Division shows the employer benefit costs per "average" executive branch employee.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Executive Branch Salaries

Posted Date: 
February 5, 2014

This week's chart prepared by the Legislative Fiscal Division shows the average base salaries for Montana executive branch employees from FY 2008 - FY 2014.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Unemployment Trust

Posted Date: 
January 29, 2014

The Legislative Fiscal Division's chart for this week shows the impact of the recession on the Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund.  To see the chart, follow the link below.

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