Election Integrity Bills Signed to Montana Law
April 21, 2021
Two of the priority bills requested by Secretary of State Christi Jacobsen, Senate Bill
169 (requiring voter ID) and House Bill 176 (a deadline for voter registration), were signed into law by Gov. Greg Gianforte on Monday.
“Montana sets the standard for elections across the country, however, there is always room for
improvement, and voter ID and voter registration deadlines are best practices in protecting the integrity
of elections,” said Secretary Jacobsen.
Sen. Mike Cuffe (R, SD-1) sponsored SB 169, and echoed Secretary Jacobsen’s views on strengthening
Montana’s election p...