Montana State Legislature
2021-2022 Legislative Council
Next Scheduled Meeting:
August 16, 2021
11 a.m. - Noon
Big Sky, MT
Contact Susan Fox for more information.
Susan Byorth Fox
Executive Director, Lead Staff
Legal Services Director, Attorney
The Legislative Council is a statutory, bipartisan, legislative committee established in 1957. The Council is composed of the Speaker of the House, the President of the Senate, the Minority leaders of each chamber, and four members chosen by the Speaker of the House, and four members chosen by the Senate Committee on Committees, respectively two from the majority party and two from the minority party in each chamber.
It provides ongoing leadership, direction, and foresight for the efficient operation and improvement of the Legislative Branch. It is the administrative committee for the Legislative Services Division and the administrative committee that submits the Legislative Branch budget each session.
Senator Mark Blasdel, Presiding Officer
Representative Kim Abbott, Vice Presiding Officer