18.2.256 CONTRACTS AND DISCLOSURE
(1) The agency may contract for preparation of an
EIS or portions thereof. Whenever an EIS or portion thereof is prepared by a
contractor, the agency shall furnish guidance and participate in the preparation,
independently evaluate the statement or portion thereof prior to its approval,
and take responsibility for its scope and content.
person contracting with the agency in the preparation of an EIS must execute a
disclosure statement, in affidavit form prepared by the agency, specifying that
he has no financial or other interest in the outcome of the proposed action
other than a contract with the agency.
History: Sec. 2-3-103, 2-4-201, MCA; IMP, Sec. 2-3-104, 75-1-201, MCA; NEW, 1988 MAR p. 2692, Eff. 12/23/88.