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Film production bills fail

BISMARCK – The almost nonexistent film industry in North Dakota won’t be getting any help from legislators this year. Two bills that would have helped the film industry in the state failed on Thursday. House Bills 1420 and 1422 would have offered tax credits to production companies on money spent in the state and appropriated […]

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Lawmakers Give Film Industry Bill a Thumbs Down

By: Jessica Roose North Dakota lawmakers will not be giving money to the Department of Commerce to promote the state as a production site for the film and television industry. Only 27 representatives supported the bill which would have provided $170,000 in funding to help with promotion during the next two years. “North Dakota’s multimedia small businesses create jobs and work hard […]

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