Meeting Materials

Next Montana WINGS Meeting:

Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 1:00-4:00 

Meeting Agenda

  1. Call to Order, Roll Call
  2. Discussion - WINGS Position on SB 202-1 and 202-2 Please review:
    1. Alexis Sandru’s presentation at the CFHHS Meeting on August 28, 2020 (skip to 11:08), at  http://sg001-harmony.sliq.net/00309/Harmony/en/View/Calendar/20200828/-1  
    2. SB 202-1
    3. SB 202-2
  3. MT Guide for Guardianship feedback
  4. Guardianship Training Video
    1. Video shared by Alaska
    2. Costs of Adobe program covered
    3. Next Steps
  5. Next Meetings
  6. Public Comment

Email smcclain@mt.gov for attendance options.  

Previous Meetings & Materials

July 29, 2020 Meeting

  1. Call to Order, Roll Call: Judge Wilson
  2. UGCOPAA and Montana 2021 Legislative Session
  3. EDUCATION
  4. Education for Guardians – Discuss next steps
  5. Next Meetings
  6. Public Comment 

June 10, 2020 Meeting 

  1. Call to Order, Roll Call: Judge Wilson
  2. Presentation: Judge Wilson
  3. Discussion: UGCOPAA and Montana 2021 Legislative Session
  4. Discussion: Education and Training for Guardians, Alaska models
  5. Update from Katy Lovell regarding the Guardianship 101 series 
  6. Next Meetings
    1. WINGS
    2. Committees
  7. Public Comment

Additional Links:

Link to Alaska guardianship training webpage: http://courts.alaska.gov/shc/guardian-conservator/index.htm
Link to American Bar Endowment, Opportunity Grants at https://abendowment.org/opportunity-grants/

Samples of other states’ forms for Guardianship Plans:

Jan. 23, 2020 Meeting

  1. Call to Order, Member Introductions/Roll Call: Judge Wilson
  2. Meeting Agenda Overview: Judge Wilson
  3. Presentation - The Uniform Guardianship, Conservatorship, and Other Protective Arrangements Act: Ben Orzeske, Chief Counsel of the Uniform Law Commission
  4. Update - Webinar Series on Guardianships & Conservatorships on Montana, from the Montana DPHHS Legal Services Developer and State Bar of Montana: Katy Lovell, Legal Services Developer Program
  5. Update regarding requests for assistance with adult guardianship at the Self-Help Centers: Nolan Harris, Court Help Program Administrator
  6. Committee Check-ins
  7. Next Meeting(s)
  8. Public Comment 

Sept. 23, 2019 Meeting