Monthly Archives August 2013

MT DOJ Announces Grants to Fund Wishes of Montana’s Seriously Ill Children

MT DOJ Announces Grants to Fund Wishes of Montana’s Seriously Ill Children

Today, the Montana Department of Justice announced the availability of $67,730 in Chrome for Kids Wish Fund grants. These funds are made available through a special Chrome for Kids motorcycle license plate that is used to fund efforts by Montana-based nonprofit corporations which grant wishes to chronically or critically ill Montana children.

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Montana Protests BLM’s Proposed Hydraulic Fracturing Rules

Montana Protests BLM’s Proposed Hydraulic Fracturing Rules

Attorney General Tim Fox announced today that Montana has joined four other states protesting the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) re-proposed rule to regulate hydraulic fracturing operations on federal and Indian lands.

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Federal Government Reverses Decision to Sequester MLA Revenue

Federal Government Reverses Decision to Sequester MLA Revenue

Attorney General Tim Fox announced today that the U.S. Department of the Interior has reversed its decision to withhold Mineral Leasing Act Revenue from the States. Earlier this month, Attorney General Fox joined nine other western states protesting the sequestration of state funds under the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA).

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Attorney General Tim Fox and 12 Other States Raise Concerns about Consumer Privacy Protection in Health Insurance Exchanges

Attorney General Tim Fox and 12 Other States Raise Concerns about Consumer Privacy Protection in Health Insurance Exchanges

Attorney General Tim Fox today announced that Montana and 12 other states have sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), expressing concerns about consumers’ private information being protected under the new health insurance exchanges that are set to go into effect this fall.

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Montana Protests Federal Withholding of Mineral Leasing Act Revenue

Montana Protests Federal Withholding of Mineral Leasing Act Revenue

Attorney General Tim Fox announced today that Montana has joined nine other western states protesting the sequestration of state funds under the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA).

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