HB 424 - Recognizing Source Watersheds as a Water Resource

Rep. Zach Brown, (D-Bozeman), HD 63

Representative Zach BrownThis bill would allow for source watersheds to be considered for the Montana Renewable Resource Grant and Loan Program. This bill would protect the people’s right to enjoy the benefits of the state’s water and renewable sources. The grant and loan programs would provide financial assistance for entities to protect watersheds, which are an integral part of maintaining the quality of Montana’s land, air, fish, wildlife, and recreation and important for irrigators.

MEIC's Position: Support | Current bill status: Signed by the Governor. (Passed Senate, 50-0. Passed House, 62-38.) | Official legislative site

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