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Upcoming Board Meetings

Date & Time Location Attachments/Information

 

December 15, 2016 8:00am

 

Bollinger Room, Montana Public Service Commission, 1701 Prospect Avenue, Helena, MT

Coming Soon

 

 

Previous Board Meetings

Date & Time Location Attachments/Information
October 27, 2016  8:00am Livestock Conference Room, Scott Hart Building, Helena, MT

Agenda

Staff Agenda

CSD 10/2016 Board Report

Audio (Begins at minute 13)

 

September 23,2016

 

Capitol Conference Room 172, Helena, MT

Agenda

Staff Agenda

September 2016 Board Report

Video, Audio

Minutes

 

September 2, 2016  9:00am

 

Executive session conference call Executive meeting

 

August 15, 2016

 

Capitol Conference Room 152, Helena, MT

Agenda

Staff Agenda 

June 2016 Board Report

Video, Audio

Minutes

July 7, 2016  9:00am Conference Call

Agenda, Audio

Minutes

 

 June 24, 2016 8:00AM 

 

Capitol Conference Room 152, Helena, MT

Agenda

Staff Agenda

Video, Audio

Minutes

 

May 11, 2016 8:00AM

 

 

Capitol Conference Room 172, Helena

 

Agenda

Video, Audio

Minutes

 

April 20, 2016 8:00AM

 

Capitol Conference Room 102, Helena, MT

 Agenda

Staff Agenda

BOL Meeting Handouts

Audio, Video

Minutes

 

March 25, 2016 1:30PM

 

 

Conference Call

 

 Agenda

Audio, Minutes

March 21, 2016

8:00AM

Capitol Conference Room 172, Helena, MT

Agenda,

Staff Agenda,

BOL Handout,

Audio, Video*, Minutes

*Technical video issues - only partial video of meeting is available.

 

February 18/19, 2016

10:00AM

Capitol Conference Room 172, Helena, MT

 

Agenda,

Staff agenda detail

BOL Meeting Handouts (Updated 2/16), Minutes

Video: 2/18, 2/19

Audio Only: 2/18, 2/19

 

 

January 15, 2016

10:00 AM

Capitol Conference Room 137, Helena

Agenda,

BOL Meeting Handouts,

BOL Agenda Items from DOL Staff,

Livestock IT Plan FY2016

Audio, Video, Minutes

 

January 12, 2016

9:00 AM

Livestock Conference Room, Scott Hart Building, Helena, MT

Executive Officer Selection

Agenda

Minutes

 

January 7, 2016

3:00 PM

Executive session conference call

 

Discuss Executive Officer vacancy

 

 

 

December 18, 2015 8:00AM

 

Capitol Conference Room 172, Helena

Agenda, Minutes

BOL Policies and Procedures,

BOL Meeting Handouts,

BOL Agenda Items from DOL Staff

Audio, Video

 

 

 

December 8, 2015 9:00 AM 

 

State HR Conference Room, Room 136 Mitchell Building, 125 N. Roberts, Helena

Interviews for Executive Officer of the Board of Livestock and Brands Enforcement Division Administrator

 

November 23/24, 2015 1:00PM/8:30AM

 

       Capitol Conference Room 152, Helena

 

Agenda,

Additional Information

Minutes

Video: 11/23, 11/24

Audio Only: 11/23, 11/24

 
October 21, 2015  8:30 AM

 

Capitol Conference Room 335, Helena

 

Agenda, Minutes

Brands Enforcement IT timeline,

Request to fill vacancy, Audio 1, Audio 2

 
September 25, 2015  4:00 PM

 

Livestock Conference Room, Scott Hart Building, Helena, MT

 

Agenda, Audio, Minutes  

September 21/22, 2015 9 AM/9:30 AM

Capitol Conference Room 137, Helena

Agenda, Pay_analysis,

brucellosis_surveillance,

Milk lab purpose,

Milk Lab employee,

 Minutes, Amended Minutes

Video: 9/21, 9/22

Audio Only: 9/21, 9/22

 

September 8,2015 3 PM, Conference Call

Executive Session

Agenda, Minutes

 

August 17 & 18, 2015 10 AM/8AM

Capitol Conference Room 154, Helena

Updated 8/13 AgendaCSD Financial Report, Minutes

Video: Day 1, Day 2

 

July 10, 2015 10 AM Conference Call

1-866-740-1260, access-4445210#,Helena

AgendaMinutes

Audio

June 22, 10:00 a.m.

Capitol Conference Room 472, Helena

Agenda, Minutes

Audio, Video

June 3, 10:00 a.m.

BOL Conference Room 319, Helena

AgendaMinutes

Audio

May 18, 1:00 p.m.

May 19, 8:00 a.m.

Room 472, Capitol Building, Helena

Agenda, Minutes

Audio: Day 1, Day 2 

Video: Day 1, Day 2

April 23, 10 a.m.

Room 137, Capitol Building, Helena

Agenda, Minutes

Audio, Video

March 23, 1 p.m.

March 24, 8 a.m.

Scott Hart Auditorium, 302 N Roberts, Helena

AgendaMinutes

Audio: Day 1, Day 2

February 25, 10 a.m.

Livestock Conference Room, Helena Agenda, Minutes

January 26, 1 p.m.

January 27, 8 a.m.

Livestock Conference Room, Helena Agenda, Minutes
December 18, 4 p.m. Conference Call Agenda, Minutes
December 9, 10 a.m. Livestock Conference Room, Helena Agenda, Minutes

November 17, 1-5 p.m.

November 18, 8 a.m. - noon

Livestock Conference Room, Helena Agenda, Minutes
October 3, 10 a.m. Conference call Agenda, Minutes

Sept. 29, 1-5 p.m.

Sept. 30, 8 a.m. - noon 

Red Lion Colonial Inn, Helena Agenda, Minutes

August 25, 2014

3 p.m.

Conference call Agenda, Decision Document, Minutes

July 29, 2014

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Red Lion-Colonial Inn

Helena

Agenda, Minutes 
July 18, 2014, 10 a.m. Conference Call Agenda, Minutes
May 19 & 20, 2014 Red Lion-Colonial Inn
Helena
Agenda, Minutes
March 17 & 18, 2014 Helena  Agenda, Minutes 

 

Board Member Information

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Name
Location
Industry Represented
Term
Susan Brown
Belgrade
Dairy/Poultry
3/2016 - 3/2017
3380 Penwell Bridge Road, Belgrade, MT 59714
 
Lila Taylor
Busby
Cattle
5/2015 - 5/2021
HC 42 Box 595, Busby MT 59016
 
Nina Baucus
Wolf Creek
Cattle
3/2015 - 3/2017
Wolf Creek, MT 59648 
 
John Scully, Vice-chair
 Ennis
Cattle
3/2013 - 3/2019
PO Box 986, Ennis MT 59729
 
Brett DeBruycker
Dutton
Cattle
5/2015 - 5/2021
1692 6th Ln NE, Dutton MT 59433
 
Ed Waldner
Chester
Swine
2/2011 - 3/2017
PO Box 238, Chester MT 59522 
 
John H. Lehfeldt, Chair
Lavina
Sheep
3/2013 - 3/2019
PO Box 125, Lavina MT 59046

 


Montana Code Annotated  2-15-3102
: Board of livestock -- composition.
  (1) There is a board of livestock.
  (2) The board consists of seven members appointed by the governor with the consent of the senate. Each member must be a resident of the state and an active livestock producer. A member must be appointed upon the recommendation of the related industry and must have the following qualifications:
     (a) four are cattle producers;
     (b) one is a dairy producer representing the dairy and poultry industry;
     (c) one is a swine producer; and
     (d) one is a sheep producer.
  (3) An appointee is vested with all the powers and duties of office before being confirmed by the senate, as are directors in 2-15-111(2).
  (4) The governor shall designate the presiding officer of the board.
  (5) A member shall serve for a term of 6 years.
  (6) Members of the board must be reimbursed and compensated as are members of quasi-judicial boards in 2-15-124(7).

History: En. 82A-1303 by Sec. 1, Ch. 272, L. 1971; amd. Sec. 198, Ch. 310, L. 1974; amd. Sec. 1, Ch. 393, L. 1975; R.C.M. 1947, 82A-1303; amd. Sec. 7, Ch. 52, L. 1993.