2021 MT Legislature

Stay informed about the 2021 Montana Legislature with the Gallatin County Democrats. Bookmark this page as we’ll be updating it often.

Updates from Gallatin Legislators – Every Tuesday/Thursday

We’ll be hearing from our Gallatin Democratic Legislators every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30 pm live on Facebook. After our conversation, we’ll post the recorded video here. If you have questions you’d like answered, email them to us by 5:00 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 

Watch previous updates on YouTube

Legislative Action Alerts

If you are interested in specific issues, and would like to stay informed about legislative action you can take, the easiest way is to subscribe to one of the organizations doing the hard work in Montana. We’ve complied a list of organizations we’re aware of who send updates and action alerts related to the 2021 Montana Legislature. If you have suggestions for other organizations to add to this list, email us.

Committee Assignments for Gallatin County Legislators

Expand to view the committee assignments for all Gallatin County Legislators in the 2021 Montana Legislature. For all the committee assignments, view the House Committees and Senate Committees

Representative Jim Hamilton (D), HD61

  • Appropriations
  • On-call committees:
    • Legislative Administration
    • Rules

Representative Ed Stafman (D), HD62

  • Human Services
  • Judiciary
  • On-call committees:
    • Legislative Administration

Representative Alice Buckley (D), HD63

  • Human Services
  • Taxation

Representative Jane Gillette (R), HD64

  • Human Services
  • Judiciary 

Representative Kelly Kortum (D), HD65

  • State Administration
  • Energy, Telecommunications, and Federal Relations
  • Local Government

Representative Denise Hayman (D), HD66

  • State Administration
  • Energy, Telecommunications, and Federal Relations (Vice-chair)

Representative Jed Hinkle (R), HD67

  • Judiciary
  • Fish, Wildlife, and Parks
  • Transportation
  • On-call committees:
    • Legislative Administration (Chair)

Representative Caleb Hinkle (R), HD68

  • Taxation
  • Human Services

Representative Jennifer Carlson (R), HD69

  • Judiciary
  • Human Services

Senator Chris Pope (D), SD31

  • Business, Labor, and Economic Affairs
  • Energy and Telecommunications
  • Local Government

Senator Pat Flowers (D), SD32

  • Finance and Claims
  • Fish and Game
  • General Government
  • On-call committees
    • Rules

Senator JP Pomnichowski (D), SD33

  • Taxation
  • Natural Resources
  • On-call committees:
    • Ethics
    • Rules

Senator Gordy Vance (R), SD34

  • Business, Labor, and Economic Affairs
  • Highways and Transportation
  • State Administration
  • Taxation
  • On-call committees:
    • Committee on Committees (Chair)

Senator Walt Sales (R), SD35

  • Agriculture, Livestock, and Irrigation
  • State Administration
  • Taxation

Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials

We know information isn’t always easy to find, and it can be intimidating to take action before, during, and after the MT Legislative session. We’re working on helpful tutorials to make it a little easier for everyone. We’ll be adding more as the session gets started. Thanks for being engaged!

Navigating the MT Legislature’s Website