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|Fire Districts||Does Miles City, a city with general government powers, have the power to enter into fire protection service contracts for the protection of land and structures located outside the city limits?||Mathews, Gary
|Gambling||Is the fantasy sports game offered by the Board of Horse Racing through the Montana Lottery a sports pool under Title 23, part 5 of the Montana Code Annotated?||Carruthers, C.A., Chair
Board of Horse Racing
||Batterman, Albert R.
|School Districts||Can a county superintendent of schools also be employed as a coach in a school district over which the superintendent has jurisdiction?||Young, Mitchell
|Statutory Construction||Is a dispatch/911 center that is operated by a board of county commissioners a “police, emergency medical rescue, or fire protection facility” for the purposes of enacting impact fees under Mont. Code Ann. § 7-6-1601?||Corn, George
|Statutory Construction||Once a resort community that complies with the population limit of Mont. Code Ann. § 7-6-1501(b) has lawfully adopted a resort tax, may the resort community continue to lawfully modify, extend, or increase its resort tax after the population of the resort community, according to the most recent federal census, or federal estimate, exceeds 5,500 persons?||Phelps, John M.
|Statutory Construction||Does Mont. Code Ann. § 7-12-1133 allow an assessment method for purposes of Business Improvement Districts to be based upon business revenues?||Harball, Charles A.
|Taxation and Revenue||Are the mills authorized to be carried forward under the provisions of Mont. Code Ann. § 15-10-420(1)(b) cumulative for each year in which they are not levied?||Herring, Scott W.