Letters of Advice – 2008

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Subject Request Requestor Date Issued
Cities and Towns Is it proper for the White Sulphur Springs City Council to take the action of appointing one of its members as the office/employee manager in a municipality with a commission-executive form of government? Younkin, Cindy E.
City Attorney
White Sulphur Springs
01/16/08
Judges Application of Mont. Code Ann. § 2-2-104 to a Justice of the Peace receiving remuneration as City Judge for the same hours. Smith, Lewis K.
County Attorney
Powell
Clarification:
07/07/09
Original:
12/08/08
Local Government Are reimbursements by the Granite County Board of Commissioners of voluntary contributions from Justice Court plea agreements properly charged against the County? Connor, Maureen
Chair County Commissioners
Granite
04/16/08
Solid Waste May the Stillwater County Solid Waste Board (S.C.S.W.B.) set salaries without the approval of the Stillwater County Commissioners? Petak, John I.
County Attorney
Stillwater
08/14/08
Statutory Construction Should the judgment book referenced in Mont. Code Ann. § 3-5-507 contain only civil judgments, excluding judgments in criminal and other actions? Smith, Jonathan B.
Deputy County Attorney
Flathead
05/22/08