Legislative News

Get updates on the current Montana legislative session and its impacts on irrigators in the Gallatin Valley. 

Legislative Update – March 2021

The Montana Legislative Session has reached the halfway point – known as “transmittal” – for which all general bills must pass from one house to the other to remain alive for this session. The state budget will take priority in the upcoming weeks and the general (or policy) bills also make their way through the rest of the process…

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2019 Legislature – End of Session Update

Association of Gallatin Agricultural Irrigators Session End Legislative Update May 13, 2019 by Krista Lee Evans 2019 Legislature Adjourns Montana's 66th Legislative session adjourned sine die on April 25th, 2019.  This session was active with many water quantity...

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Legislative Update – April 2019

Association of Gallatin Agricultural Irrigators Legislative Update April 12, 2019 by Krista Lee Evans General The Legislative session is in the home stretch and there are a lot of moving pieces. It is always our goal to have water-related legislation addressed prior...

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2017 Governmental Affairs Update

Governmental Affairs Update by Krista Lee EvansAGAI's Mission - The mission of the association is to be the guardian and advocate of the Gallatin River system and its historically decreed water rights.The founders of AGAI recognized the challenges that were coming for...

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