Prepared by: Bart Giesler
Report created on March 1, 2024
 
HB1001EDUCATION AND HIGHER EDUCATION MATTERS. (GOODRICH C) Amends the definition of "eligible student" to include a sibling of a student with a disability with regards to the education scholarship account program (ESA). Provides that the sibling may not use the ESA account for certain ESA qualified expenses. Amends certain requirements regarding ESA and career scholarship account (CSA) participating entities regarding providing evidence of unencumbered assets. Changes certain CSA application time frames from seven days to 30 days. Establishes the training grant program and fund to provide training grants to eligible applicants. Provides that the commission shall administer the fund. Provides the qualification requirements for an eligible applicant. Allows the commission to provide reimbursement of training cost incurred by intermediaries, employers, and labor organizations under this program. Provides that the program applies in each state fiscal year in which the general assembly makes appropriations for training grants. Requires each state educational institution to provide certain information regarding degrees, degree completion, faculty members, administrative support staff, costs, salaries, and debt loads to the commission. Requires the commission to prepare longitudinal analysis regarding certain data. Requires each private postsecondary educational institution and each out-of-state public and nonprofit degree granting institution that offers instructional or educational services or training in Indiana to provide to the department of education information to carry out certain reporting requirements and requirements related to the Indiana Graduates Prepared to Succeed dashboard. Allows for the revocation of an out-of-state public or nonprofit degree granting institution's authorization if the institution fails to provide the information.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 3
2/29/2024 - Senate Appropriations, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/22/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2/21/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 7; Nays: 4
2/21/2024 - Senate Education and Career Development, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:00 PM, Senate Chamber
2/15/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Crane
2/14/2024 - Senate Education and Career Development, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:00 PM, Senate Chamber
2/5/2024 - Pursuant to Senate Rule 68(b); reassigned to Committee on Education and Career Development
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Health and Provider Services
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Raatz, Garten, Rogers
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 26: yeas 80, nays 17
1/23/2024 - added as coauthor Representative McGuire J
1/23/2024 - Rule 105.1 suspended
1/23/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Amendment #2 (DeLaney) prevailed; voice vote
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Representative DeLaney
1/22/2024 - Rule 105.1 suspended
1/22/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - Amendment #9 (Porter) ruled out of order voice vote
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 15; Nays: 6
1/17/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
1/16/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Davis M
1/11/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
1/11/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/10/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 9; Nays: 4
1/10/2024 - House Education, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, House Chamber
1/8/2024 - Referred to House Education
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Coauthored by Representatives Behning and Heaton
1/8/2024 - Authored By Chuck Goodrich
 State Bill Page:   HB1001
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HB1003ADMINISTRATIVE LAW. (STEUERWALD G) Makes the office of administrative law proceedings the ultimate authority in any administrative proceeding under its jurisdiction. Provides certain exceptions. Provides that the bill applises to certain proceedings filed after June 30, 2024. Specifies when a state agency may be required to pay reasonable attorney's fees for judicial review proceedings. Outlines procedures for the ultimate authority regarding nonfinal orders and procedures to file objections to final orders. Permits a final order to be corrected by means of a motion to correct error. Provides that the court shall decide all questions of law, including any interpretation of a federal or state constitutional provision, state statute, or agency rule, without deference to any previous interpretation made by the state agency. Provides that the court shall decide all questions of fact based on the record independent of any previous factual finding made by the agency. Establishes a standard for a court to grant relief on a petition filed by a nonapplicant as a third party to challenge certain agency actions. Requires the state agency to transmit the agency record to the court for judicial review. Eliminates the office of environmental adjudication and transfers proceedings to the office of administrative law proceedings. Creates requirements for administrative law judges that are assigned to certain environmental matters. Provides that until the office of administrative law proceedings adopts or amends rules related to environmental matters, it must continue to follow and implement rules under 315 IAC. Requires the office of administrative law proceedings to continue to index and make publicly available, in a substantially similar online searchable format, the final orders of contested appeals currently maintained by the office. Makes conforming changes.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Doriot
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/28/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 8; Nays: 3
2/28/2024 - Senate Judiciary, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 130
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Judiciary
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Carrasco, Koch, Garten
1/23/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Bartels
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 27: yeas 85, nays 10
1/23/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/17/2024 - House Judiciary, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
1/16/2024 - removed as coauthor Representative DeLaney
1/8/2024 - Referred to House Judiciary
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Coauthored by Representatives Jeter, Meltzer, DeLaney
1/8/2024 - Authored By Gregory Steuerwald
 State Bill Page:   HB1003
 News Stories:   1/10/2024 - New Region senator sworn-in on first day of Indiana legislative session
 
HB1092FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR AIRCRAFT. (MAYFIELD P) Amends the definition of "operation of aircraft" or "operate aircraft" for purposes of the aircraft financial responsibility act. Increases the minimum amount of loss resulting from bodily injury, death, or property damage in an aircraft accident required to be reported to the Indiana department of transportation (department) from $100 to $7,500. Requires certain information to be included in a report of an aircraft accident. Requires the owner or operator of an aircraft to provide the information required to be reported to the department to a damaged or injured party or a damaged or injured party's representative upon request. Removes the department from a provision allowing certain entities to maintain an action to enjoin a person from engaging in the operation of an aircraft for failure to comply with the aircraft financial responsibility requirements. Specifies how payments shall be made from a security deposit. Specifies the fee for service of process on the secretary of state. Adds an additional insured to certain provisions in the aircraft financial responsibility act. Makes corresponding changes. Makes technical corrections.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - added as second sponsor Senator Byrne
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/27/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/27/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 8; Nays: 0
2/27/2024 - Senate Homeland Security and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 233
2/12/2024 - Referred to Senate Homeland Security and Transportation
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate
2/5/2024 - Senate sponsor: Senator Donato
2/5/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 132: yeas 96, nays 2
2/5/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/1/2024 - added as coauthors Representatives Pressel, Speedy, Johnson
2/1/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
2/1/2024 - Amendment #1 (Mayfield) prevailed; voice vote
2/1/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/30/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/30/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
1/30/2024 - House Roads and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
1/8/2024 - Referred to House Roads and Transportation
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Authored By Peggy Mayfield
 State Bill Page:   HB1092
 
HB1108DEVELOPMENT RESTRICTIONS ON SLOPES. (HALL D) Prohibits a unit from preventing development exclusively on the basis of slope, if the predevelopment slope of the site is less than 25%, unless the site is within a watershed area of a reservoir that is a source of a municipality's drinking water.
 Current Status:   2/27/2024 - Returned to the House without amendments
 All Bill Status:   2/26/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Tomes
2/26/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 190: yeas 39, nays 10
2/26/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/22/2024 - added as cosponsors Senators Maxwell, Byrne, Leising
2/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/19/2024 - added as second sponsor Senator Doriot
2/19/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/19/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 6; Nays: 2
2/19/2024 - Senate Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 130
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Natural Resources
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate sponsor: Senator Koch
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 31: yeas 69, nays 27
1/23/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 7; Nays: 2
1/17/2024 - House Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
1/8/2024 - Referred to House Natural Resources
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Coauthored by Representatives May, Heaton, Lindauer
1/8/2024 - Authored By David Hall
 State Bill Page:   HB1108
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HB1122UNDERGROUND FACILITY PROTECTION. (DEVON D) Amends the law governing demolitions and excavations in the area of underground facilities as follows: (1) Provides that for purposes of required notifications regarding excavation or demolition: (A) the time of receipt of a notice is the time as observed in Indianapolis ("prevailing time"); and (B) a "working day" is the period of time beginning at 7 a.m. and ending at 6 p.m. prevailing time. (2) Defines the "tolerance zone" of a physical plant for purposes of the clearance that must be maintained between the physical plant and an excavation or demolition. (3) Provides that the route or boundary of a proposed excavation or demolition may be marked by electronic means approved by the Indiana Underground Plant Protection Service (association). (4) Requires documentation of required actions through submission of electronic positive responses to the association. (5) Provides that: (A) notice of intent to conduct an excavation or demolition must be received by the association not more than 10 calendar days (rather than 20 calendar days, under current law) before the commencement of the work; and (B) a notice is considered received by the association at the prevailing time the association receives the notice from the person responsible for the excavation or demolition. (6) Provides that a notice of intent to conduct an excavation or demolition may specify a starting date and time of the excavation or demolition, which may not be later than 10 days after the time of the association's receipt of the notice, and that required notifications, communication, and marking with regard to the excavation or demolition must be completed not later than: (A) the starting date and time specified in the notice, if the notice specifies a starting date and time; or (B) 7 a.m. prevailing time on the next working day that follows the elapse of two full working days after the association's receipt of the notice; whichever is later. (7) Provides that a notice of intent to conduct an excavation or demolition expires at 11:59 p.m. prevailing time 20 days after the date the notice is submitted to the association. (8) Requires that the association develop and implement guidelines to provide notice to an operator regarding the association's receipt of a notice of intent of: (A) an excavation or demolition; or (B) preliminary engineering studies or construction planning activities; at the prevailing time the association receives the notice of intent. (9) Requires a person responsible for an emergency excavation or demolition to provide notice to the association in the manner prescribed by the association. (Under current law, notice of an emergency excavation or demolition must be provided orally.) Makes technical corrections.
 Current Status:   2/27/2024 - Returned to the House without amendments
 All Bill Status:   2/26/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 191: yeas 49, nays 0
2/26/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/19/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/15/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Koch
2/15/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 9; Nays: 0
2/15/2024 - Senate Utilities, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 130
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Utilities
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/30/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/29/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 60: yeas 97, nays 0
1/29/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Doriot and Niezgodski
1/29/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/25/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/25/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/23/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/23/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/23/2024 - House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-A
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Negele
1/8/2024 - Referred to House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Authored By Dale DeVon
 State Bill Page:   HB1122
 
HB1158COUNTY CONTRACTS. (LEHMAN M) Provides that for counties other than Marion County, contracts entered into by the county (including contracts executed by county elected officers) must meet certain requirements. Allows the county executive to adopt an ordinance that delegates authority to other county elected officers and employees to approve contracts. Requires county elected officers to have certain contracts: (1) executed by the county executive; or (2) submitted for review by the county attorney and county executive. Provides that if the county attorney advises the county executive that a contract of a county elected officer does not comply with state law or the public purchasing or bidding laws, the county executive may disapprove the contract. Allows the county executive to void a contract if a county officer fails to comply with the review process.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 219: yeas 47, nays 2
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/27/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Randolph
2/27/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
2/27/2024 - Amendment #2 (Holdman) prevailed; voice vote
2/27/2024 - Amendment #1 (Holdman) prevailed; voice vote
2/27/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/26/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/22/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/22/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
2/22/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:30 AM, Rm. 233
2/15/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 233
1/25/2024 - Referred to Senate Local Government
1/25/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/22/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Holdman and Garten
1/22/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 20: yeas 94, nays 0
1/22/2024 - added as coauthors Representatives May, Steuerwald, Johnson, Zimmerman
1/22/2024 - Rule 105.1 suspended
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/18/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/18/2024 - Amendment #2 (Zimmerman) prevailed; voice vote
1/18/2024 - Amendment #1 (Meltzer) prevailed; voice vote
1/18/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/16/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/16/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/16/2024 - House Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 156-C
1/8/2024 - Referred to House Local Government
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Authored By Matt Lehman
 State Bill Page:   HB1158
 
HB1204PUBLICATION OF PUBLIC NOTICES. (MELTZER J) Allows a political subdivision to publish notice in the print or electronic edition of a newspaper or locality newspaper that issues a print edition not more than three times a week. Allows, if a newspaper or locality newspaper issues a print edition not more than two times a week, a political subdivision to publish notice: (1) in the print edition or on the newspaper or locality newspaper's website; or (2) if the newspaper or locality newspaper does not have a website, in the print edition or the political subdivision's official website. Allows a notice regarding the sale of certain tracts of real property by a political subdivision to be published solely on the official website of the political subdivision. Provides that if the assessed value of a tract is less than $10,000, based on the most recent assessment of the tract or of the tract of which it was a part before it was acquired, the disposing agent or redevelopment commission is not required to have the tract appraised.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/26/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/22/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
2/22/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:30 AM, Rm. 233
2/19/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Pol
2/15/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 233
2/7/2024 - Referred to Senate Local Government
2/7/2024 - First Reading
1/31/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/30/2024 - Senate sponsor: Senator Brown L
1/30/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 88: yeas 97, nays 0
1/30/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/29/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/25/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/24/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/24/2024 - House Judiciary, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
1/9/2024 - Referred to House Judiciary
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Coauthored by Representatives Zimmerman, Moed, Smaltz
1/9/2024 - Authored By Jennifer Meltzer
 State Bill Page:   HB1204
 
HB1242EXCESS LIABILITY TRUST FUND. (MORRISON A) Allows the department of environmental management (IDEM) to pay an excess liability trust fund claim to replace an underground petroleum storage tank being decommissioned and replaced with an underground or aboveground petroleum storage tank. Provides that remaining funds that have not been allocated at the end of the fiscal year shall roll over to the next year and be used to decommission and replace underground petroleum storage tanks.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - added as cosponsors Senators Niezgodski and Yoder
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/29/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 13; Nays: 0
2/29/2024 - Senate Appropriations, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/20/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2/19/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 9; Nays: 0
2/19/2024 - Senate Environmental Affairs, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Environmental Affairs
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate sponsor: Senator Goode
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 38: yeas 95, nays 0
1/23/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - Amendment #1 (Morrison) prevailed; voice vote
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 12; Nays: 0
1/17/2024 - House Environmental Affairs, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 156-B
1/9/2024 - Referred to House Environmental Affairs
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Authored By Alan Morrison
 State Bill Page:   HB1242
 
HB1243VARIOUS EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE RELATED MATTERS. (BEHNING R) Makes various changes to the education law concerning the following: (1) Indiana diploma requirements and designations and satisfying certain course requirements by obtaining a diploma. (2) The criteria to receive a waiver from postsecondary readiness competency requirements. (3) The minimum number of alternate diplomas that may be counted in determining a school's or school corporation's graduation rate. (4) Use of the terms "statewide assessment program" and "statewide summative assessment". (5) The responsibilities of the state advisory council on the education of children with disabilities. (6) The criteria an individual must meet to participate in the Indiana high school equivalency diploma program. Requires the following: (1) Each public high school to offer, after June 30, 2028, at least once each school year at least one computer science course as a separate subject in the public high school's curriculum. (2) The department, in revising and updating academic standards, to consider integrating computer science standards into a subject area being revised. (3) Beginning with the cohort of students who are expected to graduate from a public school or a state accredited nonpublic school in 2029, a student to successfully complete instruction on computer science as a separate subject before the student may graduate. (4) Each public school to participate in an annual statewide survey concerning school fees charged to students or parents to be eligible to receive a distribution from the curricular materials fund. (5) The department to develop proposals to align diploma waiver statutes with new diploma requirements. (6) Charter schools to post certain information. Provides that the state board of education may allow a computer science course to satisfy one or more diploma course requirements. Requires a new hire report to be filed electronically and for the report to contain certain information regarding the hire. Provides that each workforce focused agency shall deliver a workforce related program report to the management performance hub. Requires the management performance hub to compile the workforce related program reports into an annual data product. Removes provisions regarding the application and waiver of requirements concerning the percentage of state tuition support that must be used for teacher compensation. Removes provisions that have expired concerning high school graduation requirements and graduation waivers. Removes language concerning the disqualification of certain students for state scholarships, grants, or assistance administered by the commission for higher education and provides that a student may not receive or use any state scholarships, grants, or assistance administered by the commission for certain noncredit-bearing, nondegree seeking courses. Amends the expiration date for the high school equivalency pilot program to June 30, 2026. (The current expiration date is June 30, 2024.) Allows school corporations to provide certain notices regarding expulsion meetings by electronic mail. Provides each school corporation, charter school, and state accredited nonpublic school shall include in its curriculum for students enrolled in grade 8, 9, 10, 11, or 12 (instead of all high school students) instruction concerning personal financial responsibility. Provides that the department may authorize school corporations or charter schools to cancel school on April 8, 2024, or use the day as a virtual student instructional day for the observance of the solar eclipse occurring on that date.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 13; Nays: 0
2/29/2024 - Senate Appropriations, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/22/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2/21/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 13; Nays: 0
2/21/2024 - Senate Education and Career Development, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:00 PM, Senate Chamber
2/12/2024 - Referred to Senate Education and Career Development
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/1/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/31/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Raatz and Rogers
1/31/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 111: yeas 96, nays 0
1/31/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Davis M
1/31/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/30/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/30/2024 - Amendment #5 (DeLaney) failed; Roll Call 72: yeas 28, nays 63
1/30/2024 - Amendment #3 (DeLaney) prevailed; voice vote
1/30/2024 - Amendment #8 (Behning) prevailed; voice vote
1/30/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/25/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/24/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 12; Nays: 0
1/24/2024 - House Education, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, House Chamber
1/17/2024 - House Education, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, House Chamber
1/11/2024 - added as coauthor Representative McGuire J
1/10/2024 - House Education, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, House Chamber
1/9/2024 - Referred to House Education
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Coauthored by Representative Goodrich
1/9/2024 - Authored By Robert Behning
 State Bill Page:   HB1243
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HB1276NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING OR MEETING. (SOLIDAY E) Provides that the commissioner of the department of environmental management (department) may, not later than 10 days after the last day of a public comment period, decide to hold a public hearing or meeting before the issuance or denial of a permit. Requires the department to provide notice if a public hearing or meeting will be held.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - added as second sponsor Senator Zay
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/26/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/26/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
2/26/2024 - Senate Environmental Affairs, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Environmental Affairs
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate sponsor: Senator Koch
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 39: yeas 95, nays 0
1/23/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Hall D
1/23/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 12; Nays: 0
1/17/2024 - House Environmental Affairs, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 156-B
1/9/2024 - Referred to House Environmental Affairs
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Authored By Edmond Soliday
 State Bill Page:   HB1276
 
HB1306LIVE TRANSMISSION AND ARCHIVING OF IURC MEETINGS. (SMALTZ B) Exempts the Indiana utility regulatory commission (IURC) from providing a live transmission of hearings regarding which a stenographic record is required to be made and kept by statute. Adds language to the chapter in the Indiana Code governing the IURC to require the IURC to provide on a publicly accessible platform a live transmission of any IURC proceeding that will include: (1) an examination of witnesses; (2) a nonprocedural discussion between one or more parties to the proceeding; (3) questions from one or more of the commissioners regarding the substance of the case; or (4) a contested procedural matter. Requires the IURC to issue a general administrative order to implement a policy that governs the live transmission of IURC proceedings and that includes processes: (1) by which members of the public may request and access the live transmission of an IURC proceeding; and (2) for archiving the live transmission of an IURC proceeding.
 Current Status:   2/27/2024 - Signed by the Speaker
 All Bill Status:   2/20/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Randolph
2/20/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 174: yeas 49, nays 0
2/20/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/19/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/19/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/15/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/15/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 9; Nays: 0
2/15/2024 - Senate Utilities, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 130
2/7/2024 - Referred to Senate Utilities
2/7/2024 - First Reading
1/31/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/30/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Koch and Buck
1/30/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 93: yeas 94, nays 0
1/30/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Pressel
1/30/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/29/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/29/2024 - Amendment #1 (Smaltz) prevailed; voice vote
1/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/25/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/23/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/23/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 9; Nays: 1
1/23/2024 - House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-A
1/10/2024 - Referred to House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
1/10/2024 - First Reading
1/10/2024 - Authored By Ben Smaltz
 State Bill Page:   HB1306
 
HB1328DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE. (SNOW C) Provides that a county fiscal body may provide a stipend, not to exceed $2,500, to a circuit court clerk that serves as a voter registration officer each year in which a general election is held. Requires a political subdivision to upload to the Indiana transparency website any contract: (1) related to the provision of fire services or emergency medical services; or (2) entered into with another unit or entity that provides fire services or emergency medical services. Requires a political subdivision to annually attest that the political subdivision uploaded any contract related to the provision of fire services or emergency medical services as a part of the political subdivision budgeting process and specifies the consequence for failure to satisfy the attestation requirement. Provides that for purposes of public purchasing, the term "public funds" does not include proceeds of bonds payable exclusively by, or used by, a private entity. Provides a 15% procurement price preference to a business offering to provide supplies or services under a contract awarded by a state agency to a business that provides "specialized employee services" to its employees. Extends the duration of an entrepreneur and enterprise district (district) to the later of: (1) December 31, 2029 (rather than December 31, 2024); or (2) five years after the date the district is designated. Amends provisions of a statute pertaining to the assessment of rental property. Requires the department of local government finance (department) to notify the county assessor of the department's tentative assessment, or information related to tentative valuation changes, of a utility company's distributable property not later than June 1. Reinstates a provision that was repealed in SEA 325-2023 (P.L.182-2023) that includes as a "homestead" property that is an individual's principal place of residence, is located in Indiana, and is owned by an entity, if the individual is a shareholder, partner, or member of the entity that owns the property. Requires a county auditor to submit an amended certified statement of the assessed value for the ensuing year to the department by the later of: (1) September 1; or (2) 15 days after the certified statement is submitted to the department. Requires the proper officers of a political subdivision that desire to appropriate more money for a particular year than the amount prescribed in the budget for that year as finally determined to hold a public hearing after submitting information regarding the proposed additional appropriation to the department's computer gateway. Provides for a maximum property tax levy increase for Knox Township in Jay County. Prohibits certain civil taxing units that determine they cannot carry out their governmental functions for an ensuing calendar year under various levy limitations from submitting an appeal unless the civil taxing unit receives approval from the appropriate fiscal body to submit the appeal. Similarly prohibits a participating unit of a fire protection territory from submitting an appeal unless each participating unit of the fire protection territory has adopted a resolution approving submission of the appeal. Requires the department, regarding the referendum process for bonds or leases for certain projects, to certify its approval or recommendations to the county auditor and the county election board not more than 10 days after both the required certification of the county auditor and the language of the public question are submitted to the department for review. Provides for the staggering of terms for property tax assessment board of appeals members. Provides that if the department determines that certified computer software or a certified provider is not in compliance with certain specifications or standards or the rules of the department, the department may request that the provider develop a corrective action plan. Provides that a contract with a computer provider under a corrective action plan is not void unless the department: (1) determines that the provider has failed to substantially correct the noncompliance; and (2) revokes the provider's certification. Establishes corrective action plan provisions for noncompliant computer providers. Provides the amount of the additional penalty added to taxes payable if a person fails to file a personal property return within 30 days after the due date. Amends a provision regarding the local income tax rate for local costs of the state judicial system in the county. Requires the department to approve a lower levy freeze tax rate if it finds that the lower rate, in addition to: (1) the supplemental distribution as determined in an adopted resolution; and (2) the amount in certain repealed stabilization funds, as applicable; would fund the levy freeze dollar amount. Provides that certain acute care hospitals may apply to the division of mental health and addiction for certification as a community mental health center. Requires the division of mental health and addiction to review applications for certification as a community mental health center: (1) to ensure an applicant meets certain standards; and (2) without consideration for previously established exclusive geographic primary service restrictions. Requires the department to send its decision regarding referendum language to the governing body of a school corporation not more than 10 days after: (1) the certification of the county auditor; and (2) the resolution is submitted to the department. Provides that, for purposes of the transportation levy component of an operations fund property tax levy, a school corporation, whose budget for the upcoming year is subject to review by a fiscal body, may not submit an appeal to the department unless the school corporation receives approval from the fiscal body. Provides that a county fiscal body may establish a salary schedule that includes a stipend, not to exceed $2,500 in a year, to be paid to the county auditor for duties when warranted as determined by the county fiscal body. Requires a county recorder to provide the owner of a farm with: (1) a copy of the recorded document that contains the name of the owner's farm; and (2) documentation of a description of the land to which the name of the farm applies. Provides that for a county having a United States government military base that is scheduled for closing, the expiration date of the allocation area may be extended for the purposes of paying certain expenses. Repeals a provision that prohibits a local unit from amending the boundaries of an economic improvement district (EID). Instead, allows a local unit to amend the boundaries of an EID only if an owner of real property wishes to include the owner's real property in the EID and voluntarily enters into a written agreement with the legislative body of the local unit in which the owner requests and consents to increasing the boundaries of the EID to include the owner's real property. Specifies that, for real property subject to such a written agreement that is subsequently sold to a new owner, the new owner of that real property may opt out of the prior owner's agreement. Provides that no ordinance or safety board action to fix compensation may provide for any increase in the compensation of any member of a police department or fire department, or any other appointee, from the prior budget year if the city has not fixed a budget, tax rate, and tax levy for the ensuing budget year.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 225: yeas 46, nays 1
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/27/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/26/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
2/26/2024 - Amendment #4 (Bassler) prevailed; voice vote
2/26/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/22/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/20/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 14; Nays: 0
2/20/2024 - Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/15/2024 - added as cosponsor Senator Randolph
2/13/2024 - Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/31/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/30/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Bassler and Deery
1/30/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 96: yeas 92, nays 0
1/30/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/29/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/29/2024 - Amendment #1 (Snow) prevailed; voice vote
1/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/25/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/24/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 23; Nays: 0
1/24/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
1/23/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Pryor
1/17/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
1/10/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
1/10/2024 - First Reading
1/10/2024 - Coauthored by Representatives Heine and Judy
1/10/2024 - Authored By Craig Snow
 State Bill Page:   HB1328
 
HB1338SECURITY OF PROPERTY AND MEETING DECORUM. (PRESCOTT J) Allows the governing bodies of certain local government agencies (local agencies) to adopt rules or policies governing the conduct of meetings. Provides that a rule or policy may provide that the presiding member of the governing body of the local agency may: (1) issue warnings to disruptive attendees and direct them to leave the meeting on the third warning; and (2) direct a law enforcement officer to remove disruptive attendees. Provides that the rules and policies must be posted at the meeting entrance or announced before taking public testimony. Specifies that a provision of the tort claims law providing immunity to a government entity or employee in adopting and enforcing a law or rule applies. Provides that a person who enters certain locked on inaccessible areas commits criminal trespass. Specifies that: (1) the public access counselor serves at the pleasure of the governor; and (2) when issuing an advisory opinion, the public access counselor may consider only the plain text of the public access laws and valid Indiana court opinions.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
 All Bill Status:   2/27/2024 - added as third sponsor Senator Raatz
2/27/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 5; Nays: 2
2/27/2024 - Senate Corrections and Criminal Law, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 11:30 AM, Rm. 130
2/22/2024 - added as sponsor Senator Baldwin
2/22/2024 - removed as sponsor Senator Raatz
2/5/2024 - Referred to Senate Corrections and Criminal Law
2/5/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/22/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Raatz and Alexander
1/22/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 24: yeas 79, nays 17
1/22/2024 - added as coauthors Representatives Pressel and Campbell
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/18/2024 - added as coauthor Representative Meltzer J
1/18/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/18/2024 - Amendment #2 (Torr) prevailed; voice vote
1/18/2024 - Amendment #1 (Clere) prevailed; voice vote
1/18/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/16/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/16/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/16/2024 - House Government and Regulatory Reform, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-C
1/10/2024 - Referred to House Government and Regulatory Reform
1/10/2024 - First Reading
1/10/2024 - Authored By J.D. Prescott
 State Bill Page:   HB1338
 News Stories:   1/17/2024 - Bill seeks to help local governments define decorum for public meetings
 
HB1383WETLANDS. (MORRISON A) Clarifies various wetland definitions. Eliminates certain wetland rulemaking requirements. Provides that certain wetland activity requires state authorization. Clarifies the compensatory mitigation that must be offered to offset certain wetland activity. Makes conforming changes and technical corrections.
 Current Status:   2/12/2024 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
 All Bill Status:   2/6/2024 - Returned to the House without amendments
2/6/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 147: yeas 32, nays 17
2/6/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
2/5/2024 - added as third sponsor Senator Doriot
2/5/2024 - removed as third sponsor Senator Goode
2/5/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/5/2024 - Amendment #1 (Yoder) failed; Roll Call 116: yeas 9, nays 39
2/5/2024 - Amendment #2 (Yoder) failed; voice vote
2/5/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
2/1/2024 - added as third sponsor Senator Doriot
2/1/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/31/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 7; Nays: 2
1/31/2024 - Senate Environmental Affairs, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 233
1/25/2024 - Referred to Senate Environmental Affairs
1/25/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Niemeyer, Garten, Goode
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 42: yeas 64, nays 30
1/23/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 8; Nays: 4
1/17/2024 - House Environmental Affairs, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 156-B
1/11/2024 - Referred to House Environmental Affairs
1/11/2024 - First Reading
1/11/2024 - Coauthored by Representatives Miller D, Wesco, Prescott
1/11/2024 - Authored By Alan Morrison
 State Bill Page:   HB1383
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  2/16/2024 - First bill signed, higher ed politics: Takeaways from 6th week of Indiana's 2024 session
  2/16/2024 - University bill, new wetlands law, alcohol sales, Valentine's Day weddings
  2/15/2024 - Governor signs law reducing protections for Indiana wetlands
  2/13/2024 - Holcomb signs first bill of 2024, rolls back wetlands protections
  2/13/2024 - Holcomb signs controversial wetland bill into law, opponents say it was fast-tracked
  2/12/2024 - Weekly Statehouse Update: Wetlands legislation, changes to tenure, expanded disaster relief
  2/8/2024 - Indiana further reducing state protections for wetlands
  2/7/2024 - Bill further rolling back Indiana wetland protections is first to land on governor’s desk
  2/7/2024 - Bill to reduce number of Indiana's most protected wetlands heads to governor
  2/5/2024 - House bill could weaken remaining protections for Indiana wetlands
  2/2/2024 - Reading, ballot initiatives, sex ed: 7 takeaways from the 4th week of Indiana's 2024 session
  2/1/2024 - Wetland experts say they weren't consulted on state bill reducing protections
  1/29/2024 - Weekly Statehouse Update: chaplains in public schools, wetland protections, speed limit increase
  1/25/2024 - House passes bill to reduce number of Indiana's most protected wetlands
  1/22/2024 - One state wetland bill would reduce protections, another gives tax breaks for preservation
 
HB1401VARIOUS NATURAL RESOURCES MATTERS. (LINDAUER S) Pauses all tax sales on mineral interests for one year. Increases the maximum dry weight for a "recreational off-highway vehicle". Provides that certain fees established by the natural resources commission (commission) do not constitute a rule. Adds language to youth hunting and trapping license provisions providing that the nonresident youth turkey licenses include all yearly stamps to hunt wild turkeys and that the resident and nonresident youth license remains valid for the remainder of the license period even after the license holder turns 18 years of age. Provides that certain licenses may still be used if the license holder moves out of state. Provides that a person may perform certain activities without obtaining a permit from the department of natural resources (department). Allows the commission to adopt rules regarding certain activities that are permitted without a license. Provides certain guidelines for cutting, relocating, or removing logs that are crossways in a channel. Establishes requirements for constructing certain structures in a floodway. Requires the department to take certain steps before: (1) making a determination when the department is reviewing the department mapping data being applied to a parcel of real property; and (2) submitting department mapping data in preparation of the Federal Emergency Management Agency flood hazard map. Allows certain persons to request a review by the department of the department mapping data applying to the parcel of real property. Requires the department, in reviewing the department mapping data applying to a parcel of real property, to use a detailed hydrologic modeling method and perform a site investigation. Requires the department to notify certain persons within 90 days after determining that a parcel of real property: (1) is included in a flood plain or floodway; or (2) is no longer included in a flood plain or floodway. Establishes the STREAM act fund. Makes technical and conforming changes. Makes an appropriation.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 13; Nays: 0
2/29/2024 - Senate Appropriations, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
2/20/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2/19/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 7; Nays: 0
2/19/2024 - Senate Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 130
2/12/2024 - Referred to Senate Natural Resources
2/12/2024 - First Reading
1/31/2024 - Referred to Senate
1/30/2024 - Senate sponsors: Senators Glick and Leising
1/30/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 102: yeas 94, nays 0
1/30/2024 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/29/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/29/2024 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/25/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/24/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 22; Nays: 0
1/24/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
1/22/2024 - added as coauthors Representatives Abbott D, Baird, Prescott
1/18/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
1/17/2024 - House Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
1/11/2024 - Referred to House Natural Resources
1/11/2024 - First Reading
1/11/2024 - Authored By Shane Lindauer
 State Bill Page:   HB1401
 
SB4FISCAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS. (GARTEN C) Specifies that certain workforce related programs must be reviewed by the legislative services agency at least once rather than every five years. Requires the budget agency to biennially prepare a list of dedicated funds that have not been used in the previous two state fiscal years. Makes technical corrections to various statutes concerning rulemaking. Requires agencies to submit a copy of the notice of the first public comment period and regulatory analysis to the small business ombudsman. Provides that the legislative notice required for rule readoptions must be submitted not later than January 1 of the year preceding the year in which the rule expires. Provides that the publisher assigns a document control number when the agency submits the legislative notice during rule readoption instead of when the agency submits the notice of proposed readoption. Provides that an agency may adopt interim rules to implement a reduction, a full or partial waiver, or an elimination of a fee, fine, or civil penalty included in an administrative rule. Requires the budget agency to transfer money in the phase out trust fund on or before June 30, 2024, to the Medicaid contingency and reserve account. Expires the phase out trust fund on July 1, 2024, and makes corresponding changes. Specifies certain deadlines within the statutes governing an agency's failure to enact required licensure rules.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Senate Advisors appointed Yoder, Mishler and Holdman
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Senate Conferees appointed Garten and Niezgodski
2/29/2024 - Senate dissented from House Amendments
2/29/2024 - Motion to dissent filed
2/28/2024 - Returned to the Senate with amendments
2/27/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 209: yeas 95, nays 0
2/27/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/26/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/26/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/22/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/21/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 20; Nays: 0
2/21/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
2/14/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
2/6/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
2/6/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - Cosponsors: Representatives Jordan and Pierce K
1/23/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Thompson
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 19: yeas 48, nays 0
1/23/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - added as coauthors Senators Byrne, Doriot, Messmer
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Buchanan
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Bassler
1/22/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - Amendment #2 (Garten) prevailed; voice vote
1/22/2024 - Amendment #1 (Niezgodski) failed; voice vote
1/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/18/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 13; Nays: 0
1/18/2024 - Senate Appropriations, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:00 AM, Rm. 431
1/16/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Johnson, T
1/16/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Crane
1/16/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Carrasco
1/16/2024 - Referred to Senate Appropriations
1/16/2024 - First Reading
1/16/2024 - Coauthored by Senators Charbonneau, Brown L, Raatz, Freeman, Busch, Baldwin, Glick, Gaskill, Walker K and Koch
1/10/2024 - Authored By Chris Garten
 State Bill Page:   SB4
 News Stories:   1/12/2024 - Senate Republicans to focus on issues that 'may not be as flashy'
  1/12/2024 - Senate Republicans prioritize literacy, health in five-part agenda
 
SB105UPDATED INDIANA DRAINAGE HANDBOOK. (LEISING J) Requires the state department of agriculture (department) to oversee and take all actions necessary for the preparation and publication of an updated version of the Indiana Drainage Handbook. Authorizes the department to select a contractor to draft the updated version of the Indiana Drainage Handbook. Requires the secretary of agriculture and rural development to appoint an advisory board to advise the contractor and the department and to review and provide non-binding comments on the structure and the text of drafts of the updated Indiana Drainage Handbook. Provides that the advisory board must include representatives of certain organizations and state agencies and may include other members appointed by the secretary of agriculture and rural development.
 Current Status:   2/19/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
 All Bill Status:   2/19/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/19/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
2/19/2024 - House Agriculture and Rural Development, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-C
2/12/2024 - Referred to House Agriculture and Rural Development
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - Referred to House
2/6/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Buck
2/6/2024 - Cosponsors: Representatives Lindauer, Abbott, Prescott
2/6/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Baird
2/6/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 123: yeas 48, nays 0
2/6/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/5/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
2/5/2024 - Amendment #5 (Leising) prevailed; voice vote
2/5/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/1/2024 - added as second author Senator Glick
2/1/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/30/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/29/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/25/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/22/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/18/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 8; Nays: 0
1/18/2024 - Senate Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 130
1/8/2024 - Referred to Senate Natural Resources
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Authored By Jean Leising
 State Bill Page:   SB105
 
SB137ADMINISTRATIVE RULEMAKING. (GASKILL M) Removes references concerning the adoption of an emergency rule. Amends a reference from emergency rules to provisional or interim rules under certain circumstances. Makes conforming changes. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the code revision commission.)
 Current Status:   2/15/2024 - added as cosponsor Representative Pierce K
 All Bill Status:   2/13/2024 - added as cosponsor Representative Bartels
2/6/2024 - Referred to House Judiciary
2/6/2024 - First Reading
1/29/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Engleman
1/29/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 47: yeas 49, nays 0
1/29/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/25/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/17/2024 - Senate Judiciary, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 130
1/8/2024 - Referred to Senate Judiciary
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Authored By Mike Gaskill
 State Bill Page:   SB137
 News Stories:   1/26/2024 - Senate opens door to county council oversight of Lake tourism agency
 
SB157LANDLOCKED PROPERTY. (BUCK J) Defines "landlocked property" as real property that has been shut off from all public highways as a result of the vacation of one or more public highways. Provides that if an action of the state, or an agency or political subdivision of the state, causes real property to become landlocked property, the county assessor of the county in which the landlocked property is located must assess the value of the landlocked property at zero for as long as the property qualifies as landlocked property if the property owner files an affidavit stating that the property does not have access to any public highway.
 Current Status:   2/12/2024 - Referred to House Local Government
 All Bill Status:   2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - Referred to House
2/5/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Byrne
2/5/2024 - added as third author Senator Bohacek
2/5/2024 - added as second author Senator Niemeyer
2/5/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 105: yeas 48, nays 0
2/5/2024 - House sponsor: Representative May
2/5/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/1/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Randolph
2/1/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/1/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/30/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/30/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
1/30/2024 - Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 431
1/25/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy
1/25/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
1/25/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 233
1/18/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 233
1/8/2024 - Referred to Senate Local Government
1/8/2024 - First Reading
1/8/2024 - Authored By James Buck
 State Bill Page:   SB157
 
SB182REGULATION OF DRONES NEAR CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES. (KOCH E) Provides that the crime of trafficking with an inmate includes the use of an unmanned aerial vehicle (drone) to deliver contraband, and that the crime of public safety remote aerial interference includes operation of a drone to intentionally obstruct or interfere with the duties of a correctional officer, including a county jail officer.
 Current Status:   2/20/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 174: yeas 92, nays 0
 All Bill Status:   2/20/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/19/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/19/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/15/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/15/2024 - added as cosponsor Representative Bartels
2/14/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 12; Nays: 0
2/14/2024 - House Courts and Criminal Code, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 11:00 AM, Rm. 156-A
2/6/2024 - Referred to House Courts and Criminal Code
2/6/2024 - First Reading
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Randolph
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Messmer
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Gaskill
1/22/2024 - added as coauthors Senators Crider and Rogers
1/22/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Buck
1/22/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Steuerwald
1/22/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 17: yeas 46, nays 0
1/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/18/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Glick
1/18/2024 - added as third author Senator Bohacek
1/18/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Baldwin
1/18/2024 - added as second author Senator Freeman
1/18/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/18/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/16/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/16/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 8; Nays: 0
1/16/2024 - Senate Corrections and Criminal Law, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 130
1/9/2024 - Referred to Senate Corrections and Criminal Law
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Authored By Eric Koch
 State Bill Page:   SB182
 News Stories:   2/22/2024 - Lawmakers approve ban on drones near state prisons, county jails
  1/24/2024 - Lawmakers seeking to ground drones near state prisons, county jails
  1/17/2024 - Senate committee discusses handguns in the Statehouse, drones over correctional facilities
 
SB189LOCATING AND RECOVERING WILD GAME. (BALDWIN S) Permits a person to use an unmanned aerial vehicle with infrared abilities to locate and recover a legally taken wild animal.
 Current Status:   2/29/2024 - Senate Concurred in House Amendments ; Roll Call 234: yeas 38, nays 6
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Concurrences Eligible for Action
2/27/2024 - Motion to concur filed
2/27/2024 - Returned to the Senate with amendments
2/26/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 204: yeas 94, nays 1
2/26/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/20/2024 - added as cosponsor Representative Wesco
2/20/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/19/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/19/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/15/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/14/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 1
2/14/2024 - House Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
2/6/2024 - Referred to House Natural Resources
2/6/2024 - First Reading
1/25/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Morrison
1/25/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 35: yeas 41, nays 5
1/25/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/23/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - Amendment #1 (Young M) prevailed; voice vote
1/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Doriot
1/18/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Byrne
1/18/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/18/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 8; Nays: 2
1/18/2024 - Senate Commerce and Technology, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 9:30 AM, Rm. 130
1/16/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Johnson, T
1/11/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Messmer
1/9/2024 - Referred to Senate Commerce and Technology
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Authored By Scott Baldwin
 State Bill Page:   SB189
 
SB221STATE BOARD OF ACCOUNTS. (BASSLER E) Limits the authority of the director of the special investigations department to investigations involving public monies that are the subject of financial examinations undertaken by the state board. Provides that an internal audit or risk assessment conducted by or on behalf of the state shall remain confidential, and that the state and other individuals may not divulge information related to an internal audit or risk assessment unless required to do so in accordance with a judicial order. Provides an exception allowing the state and other individuals to divulge information related to an internal audit or risk assessment to: (1) the state examiner; (2) the director of the office of management and budget; (3) an external auditor, in accordance with professional auditing standards; or (4) any other individual for any reason that constitutes good cause as determined by the state examiner and approved by the director of the office of management and budget. Provides that if a majority of a governing body is present during an exit conference, or any conference initiated by the state examiner to discuss an examination status, the governing body shall be considered in an executive session. Removes a mandatory requirement that city clerks attend the annual training institute conducted by the state board of accounts. Limits the requirement that certain newly elected or appointed local officers complete five hours of approved training courses before the individual first takes office to only individuals first elected or appointed to the office of clerk-treasurer or city controller (and excluding city clerk). Requires an individual elected to the office of county auditor to annually certify completion of the individual's training requirements and file the certification with the state board.
 Current Status:   2/20/2024 - added as cosponsor Representative Porter
 All Bill Status:   2/20/2024 - Returned to the Senate without amendments
2/19/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 161: yeas 87, nays 7
2/19/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/15/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/15/2024 - Amendment #1 (DeLaney) failed; Roll Call 151: yeas 27, nays 54
2/15/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/13/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/13/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
2/13/2024 - House Government and Regulatory Reform, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-C
2/12/2024 - Referred to House Government and Regulatory Reform
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Lehman
2/6/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 136: yeas 48, nays 0
2/6/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/5/2024 - added as second author Senator Gaskill
2/5/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/5/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/1/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Walker G
2/1/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Randolph
2/1/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/30/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/30/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 14; Nays: 0
1/30/2024 - Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 431
1/9/2024 - Referred to Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy
1/9/2024 - First Reading
1/9/2024 - Authored By Eric Bassler
 State Bill Page:   SB221
 
SB225EXCHANGE OF INSURANCE INFORMATION AFTER ACCIDENT. (GASKILL M) Provides that a law enforcement officer present at the scene of an accident shall ensure that each operator complies with the duties required of an operator of a motor vehicle after an accident regardless of the apparent extent of the total property damage resulting from the accident.
 Current Status:   2/20/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 177: yeas 92, nays 0
 All Bill Status:   2/20/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/19/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/19/2024 - added as cosponsors Representatives Carbaugh, Fleming, Porter
2/19/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/15/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/14/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
2/14/2024 - House Insurance, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 156-A
2/6/2024 - Referred to House Insurance
2/6/2024 - First Reading
1/23/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Lehman
1/23/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 25: yeas 47, nays 0
1/23/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/22/2024 - added as second author Senator Deery
1/22/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
1/22/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/18/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/17/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 9; Nays: 0
1/17/2024 - Senate Insurance and Financial Institutions, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 130
1/10/2024 - Referred to Senate Insurance and Financial Institutions
1/10/2024 - First Reading
1/10/2024 - Authored By Mike Gaskill
 State Bill Page:   SB225
 
SB228VARIOUS TAX MATTERS. (HOLDMAN T) Amends the economic threshold for sales tax nexus to remove the number of sales transactions in the state as one of the two current triggers that require retail merchants to collect and remit sales tax. Allows a retail merchant that receives 75% or more of its receipts from the sale of prepared food to elect to claim a sales tax exemption on transactions involving electricity equal to 50% of the tax imposed on the transactions. Makes certain changes to statutes of limitations provisions. Requires sheriffs to transfer funds collected through executions of tax warrants twice a month electronically through the department of state revenue (department) payment portal. Specifies that the service of process fee for postjudgment service can only be assessed one time per case. Authorizes the department to disclose a taxpayer's name and other personal identification information with a tax preparer or tax preparation software provider in cases where the department suspects that a fraudulent return has been filed on behalf of a taxpayer and that the system of a taxpayer's previous year tax preparer or tax preparation software provider has been breached. Specifies the pass through entity tax liability for pass through entities in certain circumstances. Repeals an outdated provision that requires an owner of a truck stop to obtain a license from the department. Reorganizes certain retail merchant certificate provisions. Makes clarifying and technical changes.
 Current Status:   3/4/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/29/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/27/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/27/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 20; Nays: 0
2/27/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 404
2/21/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
2/14/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
2/12/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - Referred to House
2/5/2024 - added as second author Senator Baldwin
2/5/2024 - Cosponsor: Representative Cherry
2/5/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Thompson
2/5/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 110: yeas 47, nays 1
2/5/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/1/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Randolph
2/1/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/1/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/30/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/30/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 14; Nays: 0
1/30/2024 - Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 431
1/10/2024 - Referred to Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy
1/10/2024 - First Reading
1/10/2024 - Authored By Travis Holdman
 State Bill Page:   SB228
 
SB246ASSESSMENT OF WETLANDS CLASSIFIED AS WILDLANDS. (GLICK S) Provides that a parcel of land that: (1) is at least 1/2 of an acre in size; and (2) contains wetlands, as delineated by a person certified in wetland delineation; may be classified as wildlands for purposes of property tax assessment.
 Current Status:   2/28/2024 - Returned to the Senate without amendments
 All Bill Status:   2/27/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 233: yeas 93, nays 2
2/27/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/26/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/26/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/22/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/21/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 12; Nays: 7
2/21/2024 - House Ways and Means, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 404
2/19/2024 - added as cosponsor Representative Hamilton
2/15/2024 - Referred to House Ways and Means
2/15/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/14/2024 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 11; Nays: 0
2/14/2024 - House Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-B
2/12/2024 - Referred to House Natural Resources
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - Referred to House
2/5/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Baldwin
2/5/2024 - Cosponsor: Representative Abbott
2/5/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Baird
2/5/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 111: yeas 48, nays 0
2/5/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/1/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Bassler
2/1/2024 - added as third author Senator Yoder
2/1/2024 - Second reading ordered engrossed
2/1/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/30/2024 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/30/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 12; Nays: 1
1/30/2024 - Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 8:30 AM, Rm. 431
1/25/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Pol
1/25/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Qaddoura
1/25/2024 - added as second author Senator Doriot
1/22/2024 - Committee Report do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy
1/18/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 8; Nays: 0
1/18/2024 - Senate Natural Resources, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 1:30 PM, Rm. 130
1/10/2024 - Referred to Senate Natural Resources
1/10/2024 - First Reading
1/10/2024 - Authored By Susan Glick
 State Bill Page:   SB246
 News Stories:   2/29/2024 - Tax breaks for preserving wetlands heads to governor's desk
  1/22/2024 - One state wetland bill would reduce protections, another gives tax breaks for preservation
 
SB252NOTICE PUBLICATION AND INDIANA STADIUM AND CONVENTION BUILDING AUTHORITY. (BUCK J) Changes the qualifications required for a newspaper to publish legal notices as follows: (1) A newspaper must have been published for one year (instead of three years). (2) A newspaper must have had an average paid circulation during the preceding year of at least 500 (instead of 200). Provides that the newspaper's average paid circulation may include the number of website page views reported by a website's host provider. (Current law only includes the average requested or paid circulation as reported in the United States Postal Service Statement of Ownership.) Requires a locality newspaper to have been published for 12 consecutive months (instead of three years) to be eligible to publish legal notices. Requires political subdivisions to publish legal notices in a newspaper or locality newspaper published within the county where the political subdivision is located (instead of in a newspaper or newspapers published within the political subdivision). Requires a paid circulation threshold for a newspaper published in a county of 2% of the county population. Reduces the membership of the board of directors of the Indiana stadium and convention building authority from seven members to three members. Provides that the director of the state budget agency or the director's designee serves as the board chair.
 Current Status:   3/4/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
 All Bill Status:   2/29/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
2/29/2024 - Amendment #1 (Miller D) prevailed; voice vote
2/29/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
2/27/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
2/27/2024 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 12; Nays: 0
2/27/2024 - House Government and Regulatory Reform, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-C
2/20/2024 - House Government and Regulatory Reform, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:30 AM, Rm. 156-C
2/12/2024 - Referred to House Government and Regulatory Reform
2/12/2024 - First Reading
2/6/2024 - Referred to House
2/5/2024 - added as coauthor Senator Crane
2/5/2024 - added as third author Senator Becker
2/5/2024 - added as second author Senator Niemeyer
2/5/2024 - House sponsor: Representative Miller D
2/5/2024 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 112: yeas 48, nays 0
2/5/2024 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
2/1/2024 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed
2/1/2024 - Amendment #2 (Buck) prevailed; voice vote
2/1/2024 - Amendment #1 (Buck) prevailed; voice vote
2/1/2024 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
1/29/2024 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/25/2024 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 10; Nays: 0
1/25/2024 - Senate Local Government, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing); Time & Location: 10:00 AM, Rm. 233
1/11/2024 - Referred to Senate Local Government
1/11/2024 - First Reading
1/11/2024 - Authored By James Buck
 State Bill Page:   SB252
 
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