For the next four months, the voice and visibility of the nonprofit community will be paramount as we collectively advocate to solve problems and make life better for the people and communities we serve. Throughout the Session, MNA will be both a partner and resource, keeping you informed and supporting your engagement in advocacy.
MNA's role during the session is two-fold:
We will update this page throughout the Session with additional resources, bill information, action items, and more. Please check back often.
Pre-Session Legislative Report | Provided by MNA's Government Relations firm Crowley Fleck, this report serves as a legislative guide intended to assist nonprofits with navigating the Session. The report includes information on how to track bills of interest, how to view the Session online, and how to testify via Zoom. It also includes a list of legislative committees and contact information. READ REPORT.
Have Your Say Montana | This website outlines ways to participate in the Session safely. It includes a portal for submitting written testimony, writing a message, or requesting a Zoom link to testify in a hearing - all which much take place by noon the day prior to the hearing. VISIT SITE.
Montana State Legislative Website | Look up bills, search for legislators, request to testify remotely or upload your testimony, watch or listen to meetings, review revenue and budget information, and more. VISIT SITE.
|BILL #||BILL SHORT TITLE||STATUS|
|LC0606||Generally revise nonprofit corporation laws||Monitoring|
|LC1820||Establish an affordable housing trust fund||Monitoring|
|LC2581||Generally revise tax laws related to nonprofit executive pay||Monitoring|
|LC2626||Generally revise tax credit laws||Monitoring|
|LC2868||Expand the contribution limits for education tax credits||Monitoring|
|SB65||Generally revise nonprofit corporation laws||Supporting|
|SB78||Revise allowable special district assessment methods||Tabled|
|HB253||Revise laws related to charitable trusts||Tabled|
|HB272||Generally revise motor vehicle laws||Monitoring|
|SB0162||Exempting religious organizations from certain campaign finance laws||Opposing|
|LC1980||Prohibit nonprofit corporations from buying agriculture land||Monitoring|
|LC2874||Generally revise nonprofit corporation laws||Monitoring|
|SB215||Establish the religious freedom restoration act||Opposing|
You may look up proposed bills via the LAWS website.