January 29, 2014
MEA-MFT, the Montana State AFL-CIO, the Montana Public Employees Association, the Montana Human Rights Network and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Petitioners,
THE STATE OF MONTANA, HONORABLE TIM FOX, in his capacity as Attorney General, Respondent.
In accordance with this Court's order of December 10, 2013, the Petitioners and the Attorney General submitted simultaneous briefs on January 9, 2014, addressing the issues raised in the November 27, 2013 Petition Challenging the Legal Sufficiency of LR-127. Having reviewed the same, the Court has determined it advisable to allow limited reply briefs.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that the parties are granted 10 days from the date of this Order in which to prepare, file, and serve reply briefs directed to the first issue raised in the petition, whether LR-127's title contains more than 100 words in violation of § 5-4-102, MCA.