Indiana Senator Erin Houchin [R]

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INSB0002EngrossSchool bus safety. Requires a school bus to be equipped with black reflective tape mounted on certain areas of the school bus. Provides that if a school bus is in operation and transporting passengers, the driver of the school bus shall have the dayt...
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2019-03-21
Amendment #3 (Pressel) prevailed; voice vote
INHB1284EngrossSelf-defense and the defense of others. Provides immunity for a justified use of force in certain instances. Requires a court to award, in certain instances, reasonable attorney's fees and costs to a defendant when the justified use of force immunity...
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2019-03-21
Senator Koch added as cosponsor
INSB0170EngrossChild fatality report information. Specifies that the report concerning child fatalities in Indiana must be completed before December 31 of each year for the preceding calendar year and include information concerning whether the death occurred: (1) w...
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2019-03-21
Representative Boy added as cosponsor
INHB1078EngrossCommitment of Level 6 offenders to DOC. Provides that a court may commit a person convicted of a Level 6 felony to the department of correction (DOC) if: (1) the person is a violent offender; (2) the person has two prior unrelated felony convictions;...
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2019-03-21
Placed back on second reading
INHB1294EngrossINSPECT program. Moves existing language concerning the central repository for controlled substances data from Title 35 to Title 25 and makes conforming changes. Specifies that a practitioner may obtain information about a patient directly through th...
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2019-03-21
Committee report: do pass, adopted
INSB0424EngrossPrivacy and tracking of rape kits. Provides that a hospital or licensed medical services provider that provides forensic medical exams and additional forensic services to a victim (provider) is entitled to reimbursement from the victim services divis...
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2019-03-21
Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
INSB0554EngrossEconomic development and ticket sales. Provides that the Indiana economic development corporation (IEDC) may renew an enterprise zone that is established in an inactive or closed military base (enterprise zone) for not more than 10 years subject to c...
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2019-03-21
To House Ways and Means Committee
INHB1664EngrossWater or sewer service for condominiums. Amends existing law to provide that: (1) a landlord; (2) a condominium association; or (3) a homeowners association; that distributes water or sewage disposal service from a water or sewer utility to one or mo...
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2019-03-21
Senator Randolph added as cosponsor
INHB1211EngrossAbortion matters. Provides that a person may not knowingly or intentionally perform a dismemberment abortion unless reasonable medical judgment dictates that performing the dismemberment abortion is necessary to: (1) prevent serious health risks to t...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 9:00 am]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
INHB1216EngrossFirst steps program. Provides that, for purposes of determining a family's income under the first steps program, a family is presumed to have an income that is not more than 250% of the federal income poverty level if the family is receiving benefits...
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2019-03-21
Senator Ford Jon added as cosponsor
INHB1405EngrossTaxation of data centers. Provides that a county or municipal fiscal body may designate an area in which a property tax exemption will be provided for certain enterprise information technology equipment. Provides a state sales and use tax exemption (...
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2019-03-21
Amendment #2 (Messmer) prevailed; voice vote
INHB1225EngrossSafe schools. Provides that school corporations, charter schools, and accredited nonpublic schools with the sheriff for the county in which the school corporation, charter school, or accredited nonpublic school is located, may apply for a grant from ...
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2019-03-21
Senator Randolph added as cosponsor
INHB1311EngrossAbsentee ballots. Requires certain applications for an absentee ballot to be received not later than 11:59 p.m. 12 days before the date of an election. (Under current law, these applications must be received not later than 11:59 p.m. eight days befor...
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2019-03-21
Amendment #3 (Houchin) prevailed; voice vote
INSB0459EnrollIndiana defense task force. Repeals the military base planning council and reenacts it as the Indiana defense task force. Makes changes to the membership. Makes conforming changes. Makes technical corrections.
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2019-03-20
Returned to the Senate with amendments
INSB0176EnrollPrescriptions. Allows certain prescriptions to be transmitted electronically. Requires dentists, physicians, advanced practice registered nurses, optometrists, physician assistants, and podiatrists to issue a prescription for a controlled substance i...
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2019-03-20
Returned to the Senate with amendments
INSB0551EnrollVictims of criminal acts. Provides that a new registration period may be imposed if a sex or violent offender fails to register or improperly registers as a sex or violent offender. Prohibits records held by the department of child services to be dis...
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2019-03-20
Returned to the Senate with amendments
INSB0405EnrollElection audits. Allows the secretary of state to designate counties as risk-limiting audit pilot counties and sets forth a procedure for a county to follow to be designated as a pilot county to conduct risk-limiting audits. Provides for conducting e...
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2019-03-20
Returned to the Senate without amendments
INHB1517EnrollCharity gaming. Repeals the current charity gaming article and replaces it with a reorganized and revised charity gaming article. Raises the prize limits for when a qualified organization is not required to obtain a license for an allowable activity....
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2019-03-20
Returned to the House without amendments
INHB1080EnrollCommunity corrections and credit time. Provides that the department of correction may adopt emergency rules concerning the deprivation of earned good time credit for a person who is placed in a community corrections program. Makes a technical correct...
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2019-03-19
Returned to the House without amendments
INHB1349EngrossState police supplementary death benefit. Provides that the state police department (department) may not use a deceased employee beneficiary's retirement date with the department as a factor in determining the amount of the deceased employee benefici...
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2019-03-19
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 9:00 am]
To Senate Appropriations Committee
INHB1651EngrossJudicial evaluation of dangerous individuals. Requires the office of judicial administration to collect, monitor, and publish certain statistics related to the confiscation and retention of firearms taken from dangerous individuals. Requires a court ...
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2019-03-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
INHB1075EnrollChildren's commission report and DCS human trafficking coordinator. Changes, from July 1 to September 1, the date by which the commission on improving the status of children in Indiana (commission) must submit its annual report. Requires the commissi...
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2019-03-19
Returned to the House without amendments
INSB0281EngrossSchool administrator contracts. Provides that, unless a provision in a contract entered into or renewed between the governing body of a school corporation and a principal or an assistant principal before July 1, 2019, provides otherwise, the governin...
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2019-03-18
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 8:30 am]
To House Education Committee
INSB0004EnrollWater and wastewater utilities and runoff. Establishes a storm water management task force to study issues related to storm water management systems. Provides for the task force to consist of: (1) two members of the senate; (2) two members of the hou...
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2019-03-15
Returned to the Senate with amendments
INSR0026PassA SENATE RESOLUTION urging Congress to amend federal law concerning confidentiality of patient records.
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2019-03-14
Senators Niezgodski, Ford J.D., Ruckelshaus added as coauthors
INHCR0032PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing Indiana Dunes National Park.
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2019-03-14
Representative Lauer added as coauthor
INSCR0045EngrossA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River's contributions to Indiana and urging the Governor to declare September 7, 2019, Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Appreciation Day in Indiana.
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2019-03-14
Referred to the House
INSCR0040EngrossA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing Sergeant Benton "Ben" Bertram and urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to name a mile of State Road 56 near Scottsburg the "Sgt. Ben Bertram Memorial Mile".
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2019-03-14
Referred to the House
INSB0141EnrollOffice based opioid treatment providers. Specifies requirements that a health care provider that prescribes for a patient in an office based opioid treatment setting must meet in the treatment of the patient. Requires the medical licensing board of I...
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2019-03-13
Returned to the Senate with amendments
INSCR0044PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION congratulating John Harkness on being named the 2018 Rural Teacher of the Year.
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2019-03-13
Returned to the Senate
INHB1208EngrossProhibited name change. Provides that a person convicted of certain crimes may not petition for a name change.
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2019-03-11
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INHB1237EngrossSubscription auto sales. Prohibits a manufacturer or distributor from using or entering into subscription programs. Extends the subscription program prohibition to May 1, 2020. Makes conforming amendments.
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2019-03-11
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 9:00 am]
To Senate Homeland Security & Transportation Committee
INSCR0037PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing Cummins, Inc. for 100 years of operation in the State of Indiana.
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2019-03-11
Representatives Burton, Zent, Summers, Harris, Goodin added as cosponsors
INSB0003EngrossInternet crimes against children fund. Establishes the Internet crimes against children fund (fund). Requires the state police department (department) to administer the fund and use money in the fund to: (1) pay for costs incurred by the department f...
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2019-03-11
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0561EngrossState medical examiner study. Requires the state police department, in consultation with the Indiana state coroner's association and the coroner's training board, to study the need for a state medical examiner, and provides that the department may em...
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2019-03-07
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0613EngrossConsumer credit. Makes the following changes to the Uniform Consumer Credit Code (UCCC): (1) Repeals a provision specifying a reference base index for use by the department of financial institutions (department) in adjusting specified dollar amounts ...
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2019-03-07
To House Financial Institutions Committee
INSB0558EngrossElection security. Requires the secretary of state to refer suspected criminal violations of election law for investigation by the appropriate prosecuting attorney. Establishes an administrative enforcement mechanism for enforcement of election laws ...
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2019-03-07
To House Elections and Apportionment Committee
INSB0527EngrossLicensed professionals and child service agencies. Provides for the behavioral health and human services licensing board to issue a temporary permit to practice bachelor's degree social work to an individual who meets the educational requirements for...
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2019-03-07
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 8:30 am]
To House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee
INSB0563EngrossEconomic development. Establishes the small business innovation voucher program (program) to provide vouchers to eligible small businesses to be used by the business to purchase research and development support or other forms of technical assistance ...
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2019-03-07
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSCR0038PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the University of Southern Indiana UNITE CubeSat project team.
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2019-03-07
Senators Alting, Bassler, Bohacek, Boots, Bray, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Grooms, Head, Holdman, Houchin, Koch, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Merritt, Messmer, Mishler, Mrvan, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Ruckelshaus, Sandlin, Spartz, Stoops, Tallian, Taylor G, Walker, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INSB0560EngrossVarious election law matters. Removes provisions relating to candidates for President of the United States filing ballot placement requests with the secretary of state. Authorizes the Indiana election commission to determine the validity of a candida...
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2019-03-07
To House Elections and Apportionment Committee
INSB0172EngrossSurvivor health coverage. Provides that, if the employer of a public safety officer who dies in the line of duty after June 30, 2019, offers health coverage for active employees, the employer shall offer to provide and pay for health coverage under t...
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2019-03-07
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 10:30 am]
To House Veterans Affairs and Public Safety Committee
INSB0607EngrossWorkforce diploma reimbursement program. Establishes the: (1) workforce diploma reimbursement program (program); and (2) workforce diploma reimbursement program fund (fund). Provides that the governor's workforce cabinet (cabinet), in coordination wi...
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2019-03-07
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 8:30 am]
To House Education Committee
INSB0570EngrossElection cyber security. Defines "VSTOP" (the "voting system technical oversight program") in the election code. Requires the election division to, if a voter registration record does not contain a date of birth or a birth 115 years or more, to reque...
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2019-03-07
To House Elections and Apportionment Committee
INSB0565EngrossDepartment of state revenue. Provides that the department of state revenue (department) may deny an application for a registered retail merchant's certificate in certain circumstances. Specifies the requirements necessary for a taxpayer to discontinu...
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2019-03-07
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0279EngrossWaiver to adult court for attempted murder. Provides that the juvenile court shall waive jurisdiction if it finds that: (1) the child is charged with an act that would be murder or attempted murder if committed by an adult; (2) there is probable caus...
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2019-03-05
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0392EngrossMedicare supplement policies. Requires an insurer that makes a Medicare supplement policy available to an individual eligible for Medicare based on age to make at least one "Plan A" Medicare supplement policy available to an individual eligible for M...
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2019-03-05
To House Insurance Committee
INSB0390EngrossCivil penalty for unfair practice. Provides that if: (1) a school employee files a complaint that alleges that an exclusive representative has engaged in certain unfair practices; and (2) the Indiana education employment relations board determines th...
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2019-03-05
To House Education Committee
INSB0480EngrossMedicaid nonemergency medical transport. Sets forth requirements for brokers of nonemergency medical transportation under the Medicaid fee-for-service program. Establishes the nonemergency medical transportation commission (commission) and sets forth...
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2019-03-05
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0434EngrossReview of category or designation of school performance and alternate diplomas. Requires the state board of education (state board) to develop alternative benchmarks, performance indicators, and accountability standards to be used in the assessment o...
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2019-03-05
To House Education Committee
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