Indiana Senator Chris Garten [R]

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INSB0002PassFiscal matters. Specifies that in calendar year 2023, if the amount of excess reserves meets a certain threshold, the governor shall transfer the first $1,000,000,000 of excess reserves to the pension stabilization fund. Provides for an additional au...
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2022-08-05
Public Law 180(ss)
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Tax and fiscal matters. Provides that the gasoline use tax rate during the period beginning on the first day following the enactment into law of the bill and continuing through June 30, 2023, is capped at $0.295 per gallon. Provides, however, that if...
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2022-08-01
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0266PassDepartment of child services matters. Provides that an individual may be employed by a child care provider before the state-mandated criminal history check of the individual is completed if the following conditions are satisfied: (1) The individual's...
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2022-03-21
Public Law 173
INSB0002PassVarious education matters. Provides that, in determining whether at least 50% of the instructional services that a student receives from a school corporation is virtual instruction for purposes of the 2021 fall count of ADM, the department of educati...
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2022-03-18
Public Law 148
INHB1245PassConnections to water and sewer systems. Prohibits: (1) a local unit; or (2) a water or wastewater utility; that is not under the jurisdiction of the Indiana utility regulatory commission (IURC) for the approval of rates and charges from charging or c...
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2022-03-18
Public Law 167
INSB0388PassForeign gifts and ownership of agricultural land. Requires a postsecondary educational institution (institution) to submit a disclosure report to the Indiana commissioner for higher education (commissioner) of gifts from a foreign source that meet th...
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2022-03-18
Public Law 156
INHB1214PassResidential eviction actions. Requires the plaintiff in a residential eviction action to file a motion to dismiss the action if the case is resolved between the parties at any time before final adjudication, unless the plaintiff is seeking damages. P...
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2022-03-18
Public Law 164
INHB1211VetoState and local administration. Provides that not later than October 1, 2022, the department of administration (department), on behalf of the office of technology (office), shall issue a request for information for purposes of exploring how blockchai...
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2022-03-16
Vetoed by the Governor
INSB0351PassControllable electronic records. Adds a new chapter to the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) that governs transactions involving controllable electronic records and that does the following: (1) Defines "controllable electronic records". (2) Establishes t...
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2022-03-14
Public Law 110
INHB1167PassBureau of motor vehicles. Allows an advanced practice registered nurse to sign certain health documents concerning driving privileges. Requires the bureau of motor vehicles (bureau) to establish and maintain an audit working group. Provides that meet...
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2022-03-14
Public Law 118
INHB1075PassCommissions and committees. Repeals the following: (1) Indiana advisory commission on intergovernmental relations. (2) Public highway private enterprise review board. (3) Lake Michigan marina and shoreline development commission. (4) Orange County de...
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2022-03-14
Public Law 114
INHB1226PassSolid waste matters. Establishes the central Indiana waste diversion pilot project (pilot project). Requires the department of environmental management to: (1) develop pilot project application forms; (2) make the forms available on or before July 1,...
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2022-03-14
Public Law 120
INHB1073PassConverted motor vehicle protection. Provides for protection for a buyer who purchases a converted motor vehicle for personal, noncommercial use, when the converted motor vehicle suffers from a nonconformity.
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2022-03-11
Public Law 91
INSB0245PassStatewide sports and tourism bid fund. Establishes the statewide sports and tourism bid fund (fund) to provide funding for the purpose of organizing and holding sports and tourism events in Indiana. Provides that the Indiana destination development c...
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2022-03-10
Public Law 58
INSB0410PassUnlicensed caregiver intervention in juvenile court proceeding. Defines "unlicensed caregiver" and allows an unlicensed caregiver of a child to intervene as a party in a: (1) child in need of services proceeding; or (2) proceeding to terminate the pa...
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2022-03-10
Public Law 68
INSB0136PassDental plans. Prohibits a dental plan (an insurance policy, a health maintenance organization contract, or a preferred provider plan) from directly or indirectly requiring a dental provider to provide a dental service to a covered individual at a fee...
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2022-03-08
Public Law 42
INSB0264PassAdministrative rules review task force. Establishes the administrative rules review task force (task force). Describes the duties required of the task force.
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2022-03-07
Public Law 17
INSB0247PassReport on 911 and regionalized trauma systems. Requires the department of homeland security, the state department of health, the integrated public safety commission, and the statewide 911 board to make recommendations before November 1, 2022, to the ...
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2022-03-07
Public Law 15
INHB1013PassState fossil. Designates the mastodon as the official state fossil of Indiana.
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2022-03-07
Public Law 32
INHCR0035PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the Indiana War Memorials Commission to study and propose the construction of a suitable monument to the men and women of Indiana who died in the service of their country in the global war on terrorism.
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2022-03-07
Returned to the House
INSR0068PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Carl Erskine for his contributions to Indiana and the nation.
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2022-03-07
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Boots, Bray, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Byrne, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Griffin, Holdman, Koch, Kruse, Leising, Melton, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Pol, Qaddoura, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Sandlin, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Yoder, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSCR0044PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating Commander Douglas A. Robb, United States Navy, upon his assumption of command over the guided missile destroyer USS Spruance (DDG 111).
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2022-03-03
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0035PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the Indiana State Bar Association Leadership Development Academy.
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2022-02-28
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0034PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Corporal Kelsee Lainhart of the United States Marine Corps for her valiant service during the evacuation of the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan.
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2022-02-28
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0004PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the National FFA Organization and the Indiana FFA Association for exemplary work in the advancement of agricultural education in Indiana and across the country.
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2022-02-28
Returned to the Senate
INHCR0006PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to rename the bridge on I-65 over the Wabash River as the "Captain Ronald D. Gutwein Memorial Bridge".
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2022-02-25
Returned to the House
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Firearms matters. Repeals the law that requires a person to obtain a license to carry a handgun in Indiana. Specifies that certain persons who are not otherwise prohibited from carrying or possessing a handgun are not required to obtain or possess a ...
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2022-02-24
To Senate Rules and Legislative Procedure Committee
INSCR0028PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
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2022-02-23
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0023PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Jennifer Sullivan for her tenure as Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) Secretary and Deputy State Health Commissioner.
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2022-02-23
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0011PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing James C. Cummings, Jr., and urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to name I-465 from mile marker 44.5 to mile marker 45.5 the "James C. Cummings, Jr., Memorial Mile".
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2022-02-16
Returned to the Senate
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Material harmful to minors. Removes schools and certain public libraries from the list of entities eligible for a specified defense to criminal prosecutions alleging: (1) the dissemination of material harmful to minors; or (2) a performance harmful t...
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2022-02-15
To House Education Committee
INSCR0014PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to name the bridge crossing Blue Lick Creek on US 31 near Memphis, Indiana, the "Corporal Jordan L. Spears Memorial Bridge".
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2022-02-15
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0013PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to rename a section of Interstate 69 at Exit 120 in Monroe County "The Reserve Deputy Sheriff James Driver Memorial Bridge".
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2022-02-15
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0012PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to name each bridge crossing the Wabash River on State Road 25 near Biddle Island in Logansport, Indiana, the "Corporal Humberto A. Briseno Sanchez Memorial Bridge".
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2022-02-15
Returned to the Senate
INSR0042PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Frank Mrvan for his service to the Indiana Senate.
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2022-02-15
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Boots, Bray, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Byrne, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Holdman, Koch, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Perfect, Raatz, Rogers, Sandlin, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSR0040PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Dennis Kruse upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate.
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2022-02-14
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Boots, Bray, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Byrne, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Griffin, Holdman, Koch, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Pol, Qaddoura, Randolph, Rogers, Sandlin, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Yoder, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSCR0026PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating Noah Malone for his inspirational life and performance at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
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2022-02-11
Returned to the Senate
INSCR0024PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating Memphis Lee for receiving the Indianapolis Colts High School Man of the Year Award.
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2022-02-11
Returned to the Senate
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Interim study committee. Requests that the legislative council assign to the interim study committee on child services the topic of studying a requirement for and funding of court appointed attorneys in certain cases involving juveniles.
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2022-02-10
To House Rules and Legislative Procedures Committee
INSR0025PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Erin Houchin upon her retirement from the Indiana Senate.
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2022-02-10
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Boots, Bray, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Griffin, Holdman, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Pol, Qaddoura, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Sandlin, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Yoder, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSR0026PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Phil Boots upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate.
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2022-02-10
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Bray, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Busch, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Griffin, Holdman, Koch, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Pol, Qaddoura, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Sandlin, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Yoder, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSR0022PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Tim Lanane for his years of service to the Indiana State Senate and Senate District 25.
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2022-02-08
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Boots, Bray, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Griffin, Holdman, Koch, Kruse, Leising, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Perfect, Raatz, Rogers, Sandlin, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSB0143Engross

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Self-defense. Specifies that "reasonable force" includes the pointing of a loaded or unloaded firearm for purposes of self-defense and arrest statutes.
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2022-02-07
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSR0020Intro

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A SENATE RESOLUTION memorializing William R. Kellems.
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2022-02-07
First reading: adopted standing vote
INSR0021PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Ron Grooms upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate.
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2022-02-07
Senators Alting, Baldwin, Bassler, Becker, Boehnlein, Bohacek, Bray, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Griffin, Holdman, Koch, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Messmer, Mishler, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Pol, Qaddoura, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Sandlin, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker G, Walker K, Yoder, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSB0146Engross

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Attachments to electric distribution poles. Amends the statute concerning attachments of equipment by cable operators (attaching entities) to electric distribution poles owned or controlled by rural electric cooperatives or by municipalities providin...
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2022-02-07
To House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications Committee
INHB1071Engross

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Report on global war on terrorism monument. Requires the Indiana war memorials commission (IWMC) to propose the construction of a suitable monument to the men and women of Indiana who lost their lives in the global war on terrorism. Requires the IWMC...
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2022-02-02
To Senate Veterans Affairs & The Military Committee
INHB1100Engross

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Agency oversight and rulemaking procedures. With certain exceptions, requires an agency to repeal a rule before the agency may adopt a new rule that requires or prohibits an action on behalf of a person. Requires an agency to submit an emergency rule...
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2022-02-02
To Senate Commerce & Technology Committee
INHB1059Engross

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Indiana guard reserve. Provides that the Indiana guard reserve (guard) is comprised of volunteer citizens. Provides that the adjutant general (general) may adopt policies for the guard. Requires the general to establish certain structures, processes,...
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2022-02-01
To Senate Veterans Affairs & The Military Committee
INSB0079Engross

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1977 pension and disability fund. Establishes the 1977 fund defined contribution plan (plan). Provides that current employees may make contributions to the plan. Specifies rules and requirements for the plan concerning items that include member elect...
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2022-02-01
To House Employment, Labor and Pensions Committee
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