Montana statute provides that money deposited into the mineral impact account shall be distributed to local governments according to MCA 17-3-240 & 17-3-241.

The distribution to eligible counties is based on the proportion of the total amount of revenue generated by mineral extraction in an eligible county to the total money received by the state.

The total amount to be distributed to the counties from fiscal year 2019 is $6,731,148.37.  A list of the distribution amounts is linked below.

The distribution will be made today, August 14th, 2019.

If you have any questions regarding the determination of the reimbursement amounts, please contact Jake Ford with the Montana Department of Revenue at (406) 444-0980. Please direct any inquiries related to the actual payment process to Lori Carroll with the Department of Administration, Office of Finance and Budget at (406) 444-3821.

Questions?

Determination of the Reimbursement Amounts:

Jake Ford | MT Department of Revenue | (406) 444-0980

Payment Process Inquiries:

Lori Carroll  |  MT Department of Administration, Office of Finance and Budget | (406) 444-3821