2019 Legislative Updates

 

Follow the progress of bills that affect Montana schools, families, students, and communities.

Indian Education for All Rotunda Day: January 18th, 8:00am to 1:00pm, Capitol Rotunda

STATE OF EDUCATION ADDRESS: February 11th, 1:00pm, House Floor

OPI Legislation Tracker

Upcoming Hearings

 

HB 129  Rep. Ross Fitzgerald: Generally revising local government laws regarding elections

              Hearing Scheduled: 1/15/19 9:00 AM Room 455

HB 127 (OPI Requested Legislation) Rep. Geraldine Custer: Generally revise laws related to state payments to schools

             Hearing Scheduled: 1/16/19 3:00 PM Room 137

HB 159 Rep. Bruce Grubbs: Generally revise education funding laws

             Hearing Scheduled: 1/16/19 3:00 PM Room 137

SB 6 Rep. Edith McClafferty: Revise school funding related to school safety

         Hearing Scheduled: 1/16/19 4:00 PM Room 422

SB 92 Sen. Dan Salomon: Generally revise laws related to school safety

           Hearing Scheduled: 1/16/19 3:00 PM Room 422

HJ 1 Rep. Denise Hayman: Interim study on voter qualifications for all special purpose districts

         Hearing Scheduled: 1/17/19 9:00 AM Room 455

HB 173 Rep. Shane Morigeau: Revise consent laws for elementary or high school students in a school setting

             Hearing Scheduled: 1/18/19 8:00 AM Room 137

SB 9 Sen. Daniel Salomon: Revise school funding related to overestimated ANB increases

         Hearing Scheduled: 1/18/19 3:00 PM Room 422

SB 40 Sen. Frank Smith: Require OPI to create and maintain electronic directory photograph repository

           Hearing Scheduled: 1/18/19 3:00PM Room 422

HB 186 Rep. Mary Ann Dunwell: Revise laws related to depression screening in public schools

             Hearing Scheduled: 1/22/19 3:00 PM Room 152

HB 187 Rep. Mary Ann Dunwell: Revise laws related to youth suicide prevention

             Hearing Scheduled: 1/22/19 3:00 PM Room 152

HB 120 Rep. Willis Curdy: Revise local government authority of certain speed limits

             Hearing Scheduled: 1/28/19 3:00 PM Room 455