(1) If the Montana Film Office determines that a production company has violated its statement that the proposed production does not contain any material or performance that would be considered obscene under 45-8-201(2), MCA, or violated its statement that the production will include a qualified Montana promotion, the Montana Film Office may revoke the state certification of the production.

(2) Prior to revoking the state certification of the production, the Montana Film Office shall provide written notification to the production company of the Montana Film Office’s determination.

(3) The production company and the Montana Film Office have 30 days from the date of the written notification to resolve the determination informally.

(4) If the determination is not resolved within the 30-day period or the production elects in writing not to participate in informal resolution, and the Montana Film Office provides written notification the state certification is revoked, the production company has the right to a hearing before the Department of Commerce on the revocation of the state certification as provided in Title 2, chapter 4, part 6, MCA. 


History: 15-31-1012, MCA; IMP, 15-31-1012, MCA; NEW, 2020 MAR p. 393, Eff. 2/29/20.