Part 1 Fixtures § 70-18-101 – § 70-18-102
Part 2 Watercourses § 70-18-201 – § 70-18-206

Terms Used In Montana Code > Title 70 > Chapter 18

  • chief executive: means the elected executive in a government adopting the commission-manager form, the presiding officer in a government adopting the commission-presiding officer form, the town presiding officer in a government adopting the town meeting form, the commission acting as a body in a government adopting the commission form, or the officer or officers designated in the charter in a government adopting a charter. See Montana Code 7-5-101
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Person: includes a corporation or other entity as well as a natural person. See Montana Code 1-1-201
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.