Overview Description

Records of a charge or conviction containing the name of an identity theft victim as the perpetrator of a crime can be expunged by the court. Mont. Code Ann. § 46-24-219.

 

Ineligible Category or Citation

There is no statutory language regarding ineligible offenses.

Procedure General

The petition must be filed in the district court. For the specific procedure, see Mont. Code Ann. §§ 46-24-219, 46-24-220.

 

Fees

No fees can be charged by the court. Mont. Code Ann. § 46-24-219(4).

 

Effect

The state's Department of Justice expunges pertinent records. Mont. Code Ann. § 46-24-219.

Waiting Periods

There is no statutory language regarding a waiting period.

 

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