Letters of Advice – 2011

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Subject Request Requester Date Issued
Elections Does an “electronic signature” satisfy the requirement for an “original signature” on a ballot issue petition sheet pursuant to Mont. Code Ann. § 13-27-301 and the signature gathering requirements for minor parties and independent and minor party candidates in Title 13, chapter 10? Linda McCulloch
Secretary of State
Helena
06/25/11
Libraries 1. Does the $75,000 established and adopted as a budget line item in the 2010 budget year by the original Library Service Area for the “Clancy Building Account” require that the Library Service Area now transfer $75,000 to the newly-established District of which the Clancy Library is now a part?2. Should the District receive one-third of the fiscal year 2010 reserve fund of property tax revenue set aside pursuant to Mont. Code Ann. § 7-6-4034 for the administrative, personnel, and operating expenses of the three libraries in Jefferson County for July 1, 2010 through November 30, 2010 expenses? Johnson, Mathew
County Attorney
Jefferson
02/02/11