July 7, 2021 •
Senate Bill 224 Changes Montana Contribution Limits
Montana Gov. Gianforte signed a bill raising contribution limits to state candidates.
Senate Bill 224 raises the limit to $1,000 for candidates filed jointly for the office of governor and lieutenant governor; $700 for a candidate to be elected for state office in a statewide election; and $400 for a candidate for any other public office.
The bill also amends the definitions of contribution and expenditure to exclude the use of a person’s real property for a fundraising reception or other political event.
The bill is effective October 1.
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