BEFORE THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
AND CONSERVATION OF THE STATE OF MONTANA
TO: All Concerned Persons
1. On September 8, 2017, the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation (department) published MAR Notice No. 36-22-196 pertaining to the public hearing on the proposed amendment and repeal of the above-stated rules at page 1485 of the 2017 Montana Administrative Register, Issue Number 17.
2. On October 6, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the department will hold a public hearing in the Ted Doney Conference Room (second floor), Water Resources Building, 1424 Ninth Avenue, Helena, Montana, to consider the proposed amendment and repeal of the above-stated rules. The comment period is being extended to allow time for the Water Policy Interim Committee (WPIC) to review and discuss the proposed amendment and repeal with the department.
3. The department will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in this rulemaking process or need an alternative accessible format of this notice. If you require an accommodation, contact us no later than 5:00 p.m. on September 29, 2017, to advise us of the nature of the accommodation that you need. Please contact Millie Heffner, Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, P.O. Box 201601, 1424 Ninth Avenue, Helena, MT 59620-1601; telephone (406) 444-0581; fax (406) 444-0533; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Concerned persons may submit their data, views, or arguments either orally or in writing at the hearing. Written data, views, or arguments may also be submitted in writing to: Millie Heffner, Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, P.O. Box 201601, 1424 Ninth Avenue, Helena, MT 59620-1601; fax (406) 444-0533; or e-mail email@example.com, and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., October 20, 2017.
/s/ John E. Tubbs /s/ Barbara Chillcott
JOHN E. TUBBS BARBARA CHILLCOTT
Director Rule Reviewer
Natural Resources and Conservation
Certified to the Secretary of State September 13, 2017.