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Session Year-End Report

Required if any lobbying activity or expenses occurred during the 2019 session or after the 2019 session's adjournment.

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The year-end Session L-5 report is required if any lobbying activity or expenses occurred during the 2019 session or after the 2019 session's adjournment. If a principal terminated their lobbyist by the end of the legislative session, and no other lobbyists are active, this report is not required.

This report is due by 5 PM (MST) on February 15, 2020. Extensions are not given and there is a $50/day late fee. Have questions? Make sure to reference the L-5 Report guide first and call the COPP at 444-2942.

POSSIBLE lobbying L-5 report due on January 15, 2020

Report required if $5,000 or more spent during the month of December 2019

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After the session, any time $5,000 or more is spent on lobbying activities in a single month, an L-5 must be filed on the 15th of the following month. The report must also retroactively include any previous expenses from months were $5,000 or more was NOT spent.

For example, if a principal spends $2,000 in June and $5,000 in July, they must file a monthly L-5 on August 15th. This report would cover all June and July expenses and activity. Please see MCA 5-7-208.

Need help filing your L-5 report? Reference this COPP in-depth L-5 Report Guide.

POSSIBLE lobbying L-5 report due on December 15, 2019

Report required if $5,000 or more spent during the month of November

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After the session, any time $5,000 or more is spent on lobbying activities in a single month, an L-5 must be filed on the 15th of the following month. The report must also retroactively include any previous expenses from months were $5,000 or more was NOT spent.

For example, if a principal spends $2,000 in June and $5,000 in July, they must file a monthly L-5 on August 15th. This report would cover all June and July expenses and activity. Please see MCA 5-7-208.

Need help filing your L-5 report? Reference this COPP in-depth L-5 Report Guide.

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