Commissioner of Political Practices

Promoting confidence, transparency, and accountability in Montana's democratic processes.

Latest Developments

Coming Soon

  • 2021 Legislature: Statute changes impacting campaign finance, lobbying, and ethics

  • Changes to CPP Guidance documents to reflect legislative action

  • Revised Manuals:
    Campaign Finance and Practice Laws (Blue Book)
    Accounting and Reporting Manual for Candidates (Green Book)
    Accounting and Reporting Manual for Committees (Pink Book)

  • Updated educational materials

  • Information on changes to CERS made necessary by legislative action
     

 

Statute changes impacting campaign finance, lobbying, and ethics (links coming soon)

Check this space for highlights of changes to CERS as a result of enacted legislation, including provisions for Joint Fundraising Committees (SB 319), revised campaign finance limits (SB 224), and other campaign practices statute revisions (links coming soon).

CERS changes are in development and will appear on the system Fall 2021