IN HB1355 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)
Status: Engrossed on February 24 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-06 - First reading: referred to Committee on Local Government
Pending: Senate Local Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Township merger pilot program. Establishes a pilot program that provides for: (1) the merger of townships into a single township government in Blackford County and Switzerland County; and (2) the merger of townships into not more than two township governments in Crawford County.

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Township merger pilot program.


Roll Calls

2023-02-23 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 80 N: 15 NV: 1 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2023-03-06SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Local Government
2023-02-24HouseReferred to the Senate
2023-02-23HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 227: yeas 80, nays 15
2023-02-23HouseSenate sponsor: Senator Niemeyer
2023-02-22HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2023-02-20HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2023-02-14HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means pursuant to House Rule 127
2023-02-14HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2023-01-26HouseRepresentative Campbell added as coauthor
2023-01-17HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Local Government
2023-01-17HouseAuthored by Representative Miller D
2023-01-17HouseCoauthored by Representatives May and Engleman


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