Legislative News

Bill-To-A-Law Process

Contact Your Legislators

Audio broadcasts of floor sessions and committee meetings are available online. To access the video and audio broadcasts, visit http://www.leg.mt.gov/css/Video-and-Audio/live.asp?strView_id=84. You’ll need RealPlayer software to view or listen to them.

In addition to internet broadcasts, the Legislature will broadcast its proceedings over cable television through TVMT, a state government public-access network launched by the legislative branch in 2001. http://www.leg.mt.gov/css/Video-and-Audio/tvmt.asp Check here to see if it is available in your area.

Users will be able to search for audio and video related to specific bills using one search function at http://www.leg.mt.gov/css/Video-and-Audio/archives/av.asp. Clck on “Bill Specific Audio/Video Form.

Leaving a Telephone Message

The phone number for the Legislative Information Office is (406) 444-4800. At this number you can leave messages for up to five (5) legislators, and receive information related to the session. Hours of operation are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (M-F), 8 a.m. to adjournment on Saturday. The TTY (Telephone Device for the Deaf) number is (406) 444-4462.

Sending E-mail Messages

Online message form.

Send a message to your Legislator by using the Legislative Branch online message form.

Mailing a Note or Letter

For Representatives: The Honorable __________
Montana House of Representatives
PO Box 200400
Helena, MT 59620-0400

For Senators: The Honorable __________
Montana Senate
PO Box 200500
Helena, MT 59620-0500

Faxing a Note or Letter

House of Representatives – (406) 444-4825

Senate – (406) 444-4875