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Historical Montana State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Same-state long distance rates

Year Collect Prepaid Debit
2017 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes
2011 N/A N/A N/A
2010 N/A N/A N/A
2009 N/A N/A N/A

Interstate long distance rates

Year Collect Prepaid Debit
2017 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes
2011 N/A N/A N/A
2010 N/A N/A N/A
2009 N/A N/A N/A

Local rates

Year Collect Prepaid Debit
2017 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes 0.143/min<br>$2.14/15 minutes
2011 N/A N/A N/A
2010 N/A N/A N/A
2009 N/A N/A N/A

Kickbacks

Year Kickbacks paid Companies Notes
2017 $276,000.00 CenturyLink
2011 $227,834.67
2010 $226,095.50
2009 $252,121.02

Historical source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data