(1) The department will charge fees to recover the costs involved as outlined below:

(a) hourly rate of personnel for travel time;

(b) hourly rate of personnel for sampling time;

(i) the rate will be set by the department on an annual basis to ensure all anticipated costs are covered.

(c) per diem and mileage per Title 2, chapter 4; and

(d) any costs associated with testing analysis and shipping of samples.

(2) Other than personnel and travel time, the department will not charge a fee for being a third party witness for samplings.

History: 80-5-606, MCA; IMP, 80-5-603, 80-5-606, MCA; NEW, 2012 MAR p. 1254, Eff. 6/22/12.