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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Employment

Posted Date: 
January 22, 2014

This week's chart shows employment by sector in Montana for the calendar year 2012. To see the chart, follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Map on Unemployment Data

Posted Date: 
January 15, 2014

The Legislative Fiscal Division has published a map on unemployment data in Montana.  To see the map follow the link below.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Map of Foster Care Cases

Posted Date: 
January 8, 2014

The Legislative Fiscal Division has prepared a map for this week's chart.  The map is divided by region and shows average monthly foster care cases.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Energy Assistance

Posted Date: 
January 2, 2014

This week's chart prepared by Fiscal Analyst Cynthia Hollimon shows the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) funding and participants for FY 2008-FY 2013.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Charitable Endowment

Posted Date: 
December 18, 2013

This week's chart from the Legislative Fiscal Division was prepared by Senior Fiscal Analyst, Stephanie Morrison.  It features data on the charitable endowment credit claimed by individual income taxpayers.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - SNAP

Posted Date: 
December 11, 2013

This week's chart from the Legislative Fiscal Division was compiled by Cynthia Hollimon, Fiscal Analyst I.  This chart shows the average enrollments and benefits provided by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Medicaid Enrollment III

Posted Date: 
November 26, 2013

This week's chart is the third in a series on Medicaid.  Lois Steinbeck, Senior Fiscal Analyst compiled this chart that shows annual per person cost for Medicaid services by age for FY 2011.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Medicaid Enrollment II

Posted Date: 
November 21, 2013

This week's chart compiled by Lois Steinbeck, Senior Fiscal Analyst, shows the percent of the average monthly Medicaid enrollment by eligibility category compared to the percent of cost for FY 2011.

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Legislative Fiscal Division Chart - Medicaid Enrollment

Posted Date: 
November 13, 2013

This week's chart, prepared by Senior Fiscal Analyst Lois Steinbeck, starts a three week series on Medicaid data.  The first chart shows historical Medicaid enrollment from July 2002 - August 2013.

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RTIC Seeks Public Input onTaxpayer Appeal Process

Posted Date: 
November 6, 2013
Contact: 
Megan Moore, Committee Staff, Revenue & Transportation Interim Committee

The Revenue and Transportation Interim Committee meets next on December 4-5 in Helena and is seeking public comment as part of the Senate Joint Resolution No. 23 study of the taxpayer appeal process. The Committee received background information about the county and state tax appeal board processes at the September meeting and is now moving into the phase of the study aimed at identifying issues.