IN HB1025 | 2010 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 5 2010 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2010-01-25 - Representative Harris added as coauthor
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Establishes the northwest Indiana transportation study commission (commission). Requires the commission to: (1) monitor the development of commuter transportation and rail service in the Lowell-Chicago and Valparaiso- Chicago corridors; (2) study all aspects of regional mass transportation and road and highway needs in northwest Indiana; (3) study northwest Indiana transportation, infrastructure, and economic development issues; and (4) study other topics as assigned by the legislative council. Provides that the commission consists of 14 voting members: six senators from northwest Indiana; six members of the house of representatives from northwest Indiana; one nonlegislator appointed by the northwestern Indiana regional planning commission; and one nonlegislator appointed by the Michiana Area Council of Governments. Provides that the commission does not expire. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the northwest Indiana transportation study commission.)

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Northwest Indiana transportation study commission.



2010-01-25 Representative Harris added as coauthor
2010-01-25 Amendment 2 (Walorski), failed; Voice Vote
2010-01-25 Reread second time: ordered engrossed
2010-01-21 Placed back on second reading
2010-01-20 Second reading: ordered engrossed
2010-01-14 Committee report: do pass, adopted
2010-01-05 First reading: referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation
2010-01-05 Authored by Representative Niezgodski

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