18.2.235 POLICY STATEMENT CONCERNING MEPA RULES
The purpose of ARM 18.2.235
through 18.2.260 is to implement Title 75, chapter 1, MCA, the Montana
Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) , through the establishment of administrative
procedures. MEPA requires that state agencies comply with its terms "to
the fullest extent possible." In order to fulfill the stated policy of
that act, the agency shall conform to the following rules prior to reaching a
final decision on proposed actions covered by MEPA.
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.