IN Legislation | 2019 | Regular Session | Introduced

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HB1240IntroProperty tax relief. Permits counties, cities, and towns (including Marion County) to establish a neighborhood enhancement property tax relief program (program) to provide an assessed value deduction for longtime owner-occupants of homesteads having ...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1561IntroDistressed unit appeal board. Makes changes to the composition of the distressed unit appeal board.
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2019-01-17
To House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee
HB1522IntroChildren's overnight camps. Defines "overnight camp". Provides that the division of family resources (division) shall license and monitor overnight camps, including ensuring that a national criminal history background check is completed before granti...
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2019-01-17
To House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee
HB1515IntroAuto dealer franchises. Provides that a manufacturer or distributor of a motor vehicle may not, as a condition of approval for the acquisition of franchise rights, require: (1) the appointment of general management chosen by the manufacturer or distr...
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2019-01-17
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
HB1566IntroInnkeeper's tax. Provides that the department of state revenue (DOR) or a county treasurer may enter into an agreement with the fiscal officer of an entity responsible for the expenditure of funds from an innkeeper's tax to furnish the fiscal officer...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1282IntroPay equity. Provides that an employer may not discriminate between employees on the basis of sex by paying to employees a rate less than the rate at which the employer pays wages to employees of the opposite sex for substantially similar work on jobs...
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2019-01-17
To House Employment, Labor and Pensions Committee
HB1560IntroAdditional teacher salary. Provides that a school corporation may provide an increase or increment in a local salary range for a teacher who possesses a master's degree or doctorate degree.
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2019-01-17
To House Education Committee
HB1537IntroAlternatives to animal dissection. Requires that each school corporation, charter school, and accredited nonpublic school shall develop a written student choice policy to permit students to be allowed to use nonanimal alternatives instead of dissecti...
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2019-01-17
To House Education Committee
SB0614IntroFinancial services. Makes the following change to the Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC): (1) Amends the provisions authorizing specified additional charges for consumer credit sales and consumer loans to: (A) permit a seller or a lender, as applica...
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2019-01-17
To Senate Commerce & Technology Committee
HB1568IntroBan on single use plastic items in restaurants. Defines "single use restaurant service article" as a plate, eating utensil, or straw made of plastic, or a glass or cup made of or lined with plastic. Provides that, after June 30, 2020, a person who: (...
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2019-01-17
To House Environmental Affairs Committee
HB1536IntroThreats against public buildings. Provides that a person who makes a threat with the intent that another person be placed in fear that the threat will be carried out commits intimidation.
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1549IntroDivision of outdoor recreation. Establishes responsibilities for the director of the division of outdoor recreation concerning the following: (1) Coordination of outdoor recreation policy. (2) Promotion of economic development. (3) Recommending to th...
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2019-01-17
To House Natural Resources Committee
HB1450IntroGrant program for hiring ex-offenders. Establishes a grant program to provide grants each taxable year to an employer that hires an individual who has been convicted of a felony. Specifies that the amount of the grant is $3,000 for each qualified ind...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1521IntroProperty tax assessments. Repeals the provision that requires the county surveyor to make a survey of certain land, if an assessor and a landowner fail to agree on the amount of land included in assessments involving rights-of-way, levees, and public...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1580IntroCoverage for ectodermal dysplasia treatment. Requires a state employee health plan, a policy of accident and sickness insurance, and a contract with a health maintenance organization to provide coverage for treatment of ectodermal dysplasia.
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2019-01-17
To House Insurance Committee
HB1581IntroPrivate representation of public officials. Prohibits a public official who: (1) is sued in the public official's personal capacity and is alleged to have acted outside the scope of the public official's duties; or (2) is charged with a crime unrelat...
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2019-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
HB1169IntroChild care background checks. Requires certain individuals who may be present on the premises of a child care facility during operating hours to meet requirements for national criminal history background checks. Specifies that results of the required...
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2019-01-17
To House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee
HB1530IntroAlternative fuel decal fee. Provides an exemption from the annual alternative fuel decal fee for motor vehicles used by a local or rural transit system.
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2019-01-17
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
HB1109IntroIncome tax credit for firearms safety expenses. Provides a state income tax credit for expenses incurred to receive qualified firearms instruction or to purchase a qualified firearms storage device. Provides that the credit is equal to the amount of ...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1577IntroWorkplace discrimination. Expands the definition of "employer", for purposes of civil rights enforcement, to include any person employing one or more persons within the state. (Current law defines "employer" to include any person employing six or mor...
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2019-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
HB1567IntroModification of utility facilities. Provides that if a person, including a customer of a utility, requests or requires the modification of one or more utility facilities of a utility, the utility: (1) may not refuse to perform the modification if: (A...
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2019-01-17
To House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications Committee
HB1541IntroExpungement. Requires that expunged criminal records be destroyed or permanently deleted, rather than sealed or marked as expunged. Makes conforming amendments.
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1565IntroCigarette taxes. Increases the cigarette tax by $2 to $2.995 per pack of regular size cigarettes and a corresponding increase for larger cigarettes. Appropriates for each year of the 2019-2021 biennium $35,000,000 from the tobacco master settlement a...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
HB1570IntroPrescription price. Requires a retail pharmacy, before dispensing a prescription, to inform an insured patient of the cost of the drug or device without insurance or an applicable discount, if the cost of the drug or device is less than the copayment...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
SB0253IntroState agency grant administration. Provides that after June 30, 2019, a state executive branch agency may not apply for or renew a grant from a public or private entity unless the following occurs: (1) The office of state based initiatives (office) a...
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2019-01-17
To Senate Appropriations Committee
HB1117IntroMedicaid nursing facility services. Extends the prohibition on the office of Medicaid policy and planning from including certain Medicaid recipients who receive nursing facility services in a Medicaid risk based managed care program or a capitated ma...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
HB1538IntroRepresentation of the indigent at initial hearing. Provides that an indigent defendant has the right to consult with and be represented by counsel at the initial hearing. Provides that prior to conducting the initial hearing, if the judicial officer ...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1562IntroCancellation of property taxes. Eliminates provisions that maintain a taxpayer's personal liability for property taxes, special assessments, fees, penalties, or other delinquencies after the department of local government finance has canceled those p...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1557IntroTobacco offenses. Raises the penalty from a Class C infraction to a Class B infraction if a person sells cigarettes other than in an unopened package. Raises the penalty from a Class C infraction to a Class B infraction if a person sells or distribut...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Policy Committee
HB1540IntroDecriminalization of marijuana. Decriminalizes possession of 10 grams or less of marijuana and makes it a Class C infraction. Specifies that the civil penalty for possession of 10 grams or less of marijuana must be at least $100 but may not exceed $2...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1321IntroGPS devices and starter interrupter devices. Prohibits the installation, placement, or attachment of a GPS device or a starter interrupter device in, on, or to a motor vehicle by a lienholder in connection with the potential or actual: (1) enforcemen...
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2019-01-17
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
HB1571IntroTax credit for employer provided disability plan. Provides a state income tax credit for employers that establish a group disability income protection plan for their employees.
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1574IntroLewd touching. Provides that a person who, without the consent of the other person, knowingly or intentionally rubs or fondles another person's covered or uncovered genitals, buttocks, pubic area, or female breast, commits lewd touching, a Class A mi...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1514IntroDepartment of environmental management fees. Specifies that the environmental rules board (board) may adopt rules that prescribe fees. Provides that the department of environmental management (IDEM), rather than the board, is to deposit solid waste f...
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2019-01-17
To House Environmental Affairs Committee
HB1524IntroProperty tax assessment appeals. Provides that a taxpayer may file an appeal with the Indiana board of tax review (Indiana board) within 45 days after the maximum time elapses if more than 180 days have passed since the taxpayer filed a notice of app...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1527IntroBureau of motor vehicles. Requires a law enforcement agency that receives a notification of a stolen license plate to forward the notification to the bureau of motor vehicles (bureau). Requires the bureau to mark the license plate as stolen and not r...
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2019-01-17
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
HB1573IntroRemoval of elected officials. Provides that disorderly behavior, which can be the basis of expulsion from the general assembly, includes sexual misconduct, committing certain sex crimes, and engaging in conduct that is inconsistent with the high ethi...
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2019-01-17
To House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee
HB1528IntroFunding for law enforcement academy. Increases the insurance premiums tax from 1.3% to 1.35%. Transfers the money received from the increase in the tax to the law enforcement academy fund (fund). Amends the fund provisions to allow the law enforcemen...
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1032IntroPolice officer and firefighter pensions. Increases from $12,000 to $18,000 the lump sum death benefit for a member of the 1925 police pension fund (1925 fund), the 1937 firefighters' pension fund (1937 fund), the 1953 police pension fund (1953 fund),...
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2019-01-17
To House Veterans Affairs and Public Safety Committee
HB1539IntroBail. Prohibits a court from requiring an arrestee to pay bail as a condition of pretrial release, unless: (1) the court finds by clear and convincing evidence that the arrestee is a flight risk or danger to the community; (2) the arrestee is charged...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1312IntroRegional jails. Provides that bonds and leases entered into under a regional jail agreement and payable from local income tax revenue may not exceed 30 years.
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1535IntroMedical cannabis pilot program. Establishes a five-year medical cannabis pilot program, administered by the state department of health, to permit the use of medical cannabis in Indiana. Imposes a medical cannabis cultivation tax.
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
HB1556IntroProperty tax assessment appeals. Allows an immediate family member to be a tax representative for a property owner at a property tax assessment board of appeals hearing.
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2019-01-17
To House Ways and Means Committee
HB1322IntroSchool safety. Provides that the Indiana safe schools fund may be used to promote school safety through the provision of services designed to support the social, emotional, and mental health needs of students, including the hiring of social workers, ...
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2019-01-17
To House Veterans Affairs and Public Safety Committee
HB1355IntroSmall business development. Requires the Indiana housing and community development authority (authority) to develop and implement a program to award grants of not more than $25,000 to eligible entities to support new small business concerns. Defines ...
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2019-01-17
To House Commerce, Small Business and Economic Development Committee
HB1553IntroPublic trust land and private land owner immunity. Defines "Lake Michigan public trust land" as land adjoining Lake Michigan to which the state of Indiana holds legal title in trust for the recreational use of the public. Provides that a property own...
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2019-01-17
To House Natural Resources Committee
HB1531IntroLocal regulation of natural resource development. Provides that a municipal plan commission's inclusion in a comprehensive development plan of an unincorporated area within two miles of the corporate boundaries of the municipality does not authorize ...
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2019-01-17
To House Local Government Committee
HB1563IntroBan on ivory and rhino horn sales. Makes the sale or other transfer of ownership of an article consisting of or containing ivory or rhino horn a Class A misdemeanor. Provides the following exceptions: (1) If the article is at least 100 years old and ...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1578IntroReckless discharge of a weapon. Provides that the death of any person caused by a descending bullet fired into the air constitutes criminal recklessness as a Level 5 felony.
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
HB1576IntroAnimal abuse registry. Defines "animal-related offense" and requires the Indiana criminal justice institute (institute) to establish an electronic animal abuse registry containing information relating to persons convicted of animal-related offenses. ...
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2019-01-17
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
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