Part 1 General Provisions § 44-11-101 – § 44-11-102
Part 2 Rights of Employment § 44-11-201 – § 44-11-202
Part 3 Interstate Law Enforcement Mutual Aid Act § 44-11-301 – § 44-11-312

Terms Used In Montana Code > Title 44 > Chapter 11

  • agreement: means an agreement between two or more law enforcement agencies, consistent with the purposes of this part. See Montana Code 44-11-303
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Law enforcement agency: means a public agency lawfully established by statute or executive order that is responsible for the prevention and detection of crime and the enforcement of penal, traffic, regulatory, or game laws. See Montana Code 44-11-303
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Party law enforcement agency: means a law enforcement agency that is a party to a mutual aid agreement as set forth in this part. See Montana Code 44-11-303
  • Peace officer: has the meaning as defined in 46-1-202. See Montana Code 1-1-207
  • Peace officer: has the meaning as defined in 46-1-202. See Montana Code 44-11-303
  • Personal property: means money, goods, chattels, things in action, and evidences of debt. See Montana Code 1-1-205
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Montana Code 1-1-205
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Montana Code 1-1-201