IN SB0236 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Passed on May 4 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-04 - Public Law 174
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Learner's permits. Provides that, to obtain a learner's permit, an individual who is less than 18 years of age must provide the bureau of motor vehicles with an emergency contact person who is not the holder of the learner's permit to be listed in the Indiana emergency contact data base for the individual who holds the learner's permit.

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Learner's permits.


Roll Calls

2023-04-25 - Senate - Senate - Conference Committee Report 1 (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-25 - House - House - Rules Suspended. Conference Committee Report 1 (Y: 82 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 17) [PASS]
2023-04-03 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 92 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2023-01-23 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 48 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-05-04SenatePublic Law 174
2023-05-04SenateSigned by the Governor
2023-05-01HouseSigned by the Speaker
2023-04-28SenateSigned by the President of the Senate
2023-04-26SenateSigned by the President Pro Tempore
2023-04-25SenateConference Committee Report 1: adopted by the Senate; Roll Call 476: yeas 45, nays 0
2023-04-25HouseRules Suspended. Conference Committee Report 1: adopted by the House; Roll Call 497: yeas 82, nays 0
2023-04-24HouseCCR # 1 filed in the House
2023-04-24SenateCCR # 1 filed in the Senate
2023-04-18SenateSenate advisors appointed: Ford J.D. and Messmer
2023-04-18SenateSenate conferees appointed: Zay and Hunley
2023-04-14HouseHouse advisors appointed: Lauer, Patterson and Hamilton
2023-04-14HouseHouse conferees appointed: Pressel and Harris
2023-04-13SenateSenate dissented from House amendments
2023-04-12SenateMotion to dissent filed
2023-04-04HouseReturned to the Senate with amendments
2023-04-03HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 338: yeas 92, nays 0
2023-03-30HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2023-03-28HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2023-02-07HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation
2023-01-24SenateReferred to the House
2023-01-23SenateSenator Buck added as third author
2023-01-23SenateSenator Messmer added as second author
2023-01-23SenateCosponsor: Representative Lauer
2023-01-23SenateHouse sponsor: Representative Pressel
2023-01-23SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 10: yeas 48, nays 0
2023-01-19SenateSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2023-01-17SenateCommittee report: do pass, adopted
2023-01-10SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Homeland Security and Transportation
2023-01-10SenateAuthored by Senator Zay


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