Montana

HB 454 – Revising the administration of state parks and related recreational programs

Sponsored by: Rep. Kerry White
A Montana bill to move the state parks and recreation board to be located “within the department of commerce.”

Short Summary

This bill would move the state parks and recreation board to be located “within the department of commerce.” [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

General Description

An Act Generally Revising the Administration of Recreational Resource Programs; Administratively Attaching the State Parks and Recreation Board to the Department of Commerce; Renaming the Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks to Be the Department of Fish and Wildlife; Clarifying Departmental and Board Powers and Duties; Authorizing the Hiring of an Executive Director of State Parks and Recreation; Providing a Statutory Appropriation; Providing Rulemaking Authority.” [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

Bill Sponsor(s)

Rep. Kerry White

Detailed Bill Summary 

This bill would move the state parks and recreation board to be located “within the department of commerce.” [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

Current Status

This bill died without passing. [Montana State Legislature, accessed 11/21/18]

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