Hinebauch sponsors block management bill
January 13, 2023
Senator Steve Hinebauch, R-Wibaux, is sponsoring a bill to help maintain and increase hunters’ access to private land through Montana’s Block Management Program.
Senate Bill 58 would double the limit on the money that landowners can receive for participating in the Block Management Program from the current $25,000 per year to $50,000 per year. The increase would help compensate landowners for voluntarily allowing public hunters onto their properties.
“Block Management is one of the best and most popular conservation tools we have in Montana and it’s funded by hunters, not taxpayer...