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Montana Economic Transformation and Stabilization and Workforce Development Advisory Commission Meeting – Tuesday – May 4 – 9AM

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The first meeting of the Economic Transformation and Stabilization and Workforce Development Advisory Commission Meeting, created by the 67th Montana Legislature in HB 632, will be held Tuesday, May 4 at 9 a.m. in Room 137 of the Montana State Capitol.

The meeting will be livestreamed at LEG.MT.GOV. Find the agenda here.

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT; PROVIDING APPROPRIATIONS AND ALLOCATIONS OF FEDERAL FUNDS AND OTHER FUNDS AVAILABLE BECAUSE OF THE RECEIPT OF FEDERAL FUNDS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2021; ALLOWING APPROPRIATIONS TO CONTINUE INTO THE 2023AND 2025 BIENNIUMS;PROVIDING CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS ON THE USE OF FUNDS;CREATING ADVISORY COMMISSIONS RELATED TO INFRASTRUCTURE, COMMUNICATIONS, ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION AND STABILIZATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT, AND HEALTH;PROVIDING DEADLINES AND OTHER CONDITIONS RELATED TO THE GRANT PROCESS; REQUIRING THE USE OF MATCHING FUNDS FOR CERTAIN GRANTS;PROVIDING FOR A TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TEAM TO ASSIST LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN THE GRANT PROCESS;PROVIDING FOR FUNDING FOR STATE CAPITAL PROJECTS AND GRANTS FOR WATER AND SEWER INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS;PROVIDING MINIMUM ALLOCATION GRANTS TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS FOR QUALIFYING PROJECTS;PROVIDING FOR A GRANT PROCESS FOR ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION AND STABILIZATION PROJECTS AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT;PROVIDING GRANTS TO REGIONAL WATER AUTHORITIES; REQUIRING PERFORMANCE MEASURES AND REPORTING ON PROJECTS;PROVIDING COORDINATION INSTRUCTIONS TO FUND QUALIFYING LONGRANGE PROJECTS WITH FEDERAL FUNDS;PROVIDING THE EXECUTIVE THE AUTHORITY TO MODIFY AND REPORT MODIFICATIONS TO APPROPRIATIONS AND PARAMETERS OF PROGRAMS TO THE LEGISLATIVE FINANCE COMMITTEE; PROVIDING FOR A REDUCTION TO CERTAIN GRANT AWARDS TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS BASED ON HEALTH REGULATIONS THAT ARE MORE STRICT THAN THOSE OF THE STATE;PROVIDING FOR ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT COSTS;ESTABLISHING EDUCATIONAL MAINTENANCE OF EFFORT AND EQUITY PAYMENTS AND PARAMETERS FOR THEIR USE;PROHIBITING THE USE OF AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT FUNDS FOR LOBBYING ACTIVITIES;PROVIDING RULE MAKING AUTHORITY;AMENDING SECTION 217603, MCA ;AND PROVIDING AN IMMEDIATE EFFECTIVE DATE.

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