IN SB0373 | 2017 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-01-10 - First reading: referred to Committee on Homeland Security and Transportation
Pending: Senate Homeland Security & Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Homeland security matters. Establishes the Indiana advisory security council to advise the governor concerning Indiana's homeland security policy and preparedness and to coordinate homeland security efforts among state agencies. Requires the executive director of the Indiana department of homeland security to prepare emergency response plans to address the following: (1) A failure of Indiana's electrical grid and related systems. (2) An earthquake in the New Madrid seismic zone or Wabash Valley seismic zone. Requires political subdivisions to comply with the National Incident Management System developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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Title

Homeland security matters. Establishes the Indiana advisory security council to advise the governor concerning Indiana's homeland security policy and preparedness and to coordinate homeland security efforts among state agencies. Requires the executive director of the Indiana department of homeland security to prepare emergency response plans to address the following: (1) A failure of Indiana's electrical grid and related systems. (2) An earthquake in the New Madrid seismic zone or Wabash Valley seismic zone. Requires political subdivisions to comply with the National Incident Management System developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-01-10SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Homeland Security and Transportation
2017-01-10SenateAuthored by Senator Delph

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