Indiana Senator Jack Sandlin [R]

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INSB0311EngrossUse of force and self defense. Prohibits a state or local law enforcement officer (officer) from firing warning shots. Allows a guard, official, or officer in a state or local penal facility to fire warning shots to prevent the escape of a person. Pr...
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2021-03-04
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0359EngrossBroadband projects. Requires the Indiana department of transportation (INDOT) to create a broadband corridor program (dig once program) to manage the location, installation, and maintenance of communications infrastructure that is used for the provis...
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2021-03-04
To House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications Committee
INSB0392EngrossMarion County zoning. Requires all townships to be represented across all the divisions of the board of zoning appeals. Provides that not more than two members appointed to each division of the board of zoning appeals may be residents of the same tow...
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2021-03-04
To House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee
INSB0141EngrossCentral Indiana public transportation projects. Requires the budget agency to withhold local income tax revenue from an eligible county if the eligible county fails to raise certain revenues for a public transportation project. (Current law requires ...
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2021-03-04
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
INSB0198EngrossRioting. Grants, until January 1, 2025, the attorney general concurrent jurisdiction with the prosecuting attorney to prosecute an action in which a person is accused of committing a criminal offense while a member of an unlawful assembly. Permits th...
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2021-03-04
To House Rules and Legislative Procedures Committee
INSB0200EngrossNoncompliant prosecuting attorney. Permits the attorney general to request the appointment of a special prosecuting attorney if a prosecuting attorney is categorically refusing to prosecute certain crimes, and establishes a procedure for the appointm...
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2021-03-04
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0078EngrossHospital police departments. Provides that a police officer of a hospital police department (department) has county wide territorial jurisdiction only while the hospital police officer is on duty and in the performance of or engaged in the officer's ...
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2021-03-04
To House Veterans Affairs and Public Safety Committee
INSB0385EngrossAdditional professional sports development area. Provides that an additional professional sports development area in Marion County must be established before July 1, 2024 (instead of July 1, 2022). Provides that taxes may not be collected in the addi...
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2021-03-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0389EngrossRepeals state regulated wetlands law. Repeals the law requiring a permit from the department of environmental management for wetland activity in a state regulated wetland. Makes corresponding changes to eliminate references to that law. States that t...
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2021-03-02
To House Environmental Affairs Committee
INSB0263EngrossReligious activities as essential services. Prohibits the state and a political subdivision from imposing restrictions on a religious organization that are more restrictive than the restrictions imposed upon other businesses and organizations that pr...
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2021-03-02
To House Rules and Legislative Procedures Committee
INSB0415EngrossPolitical activity of employees and contractors. Provides that notwithstanding any ordinance or resolution of a political subdivision, an employee of the political subdivision may serve as the chairman of a county political party while continuing to ...
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2021-03-02
To House Elections and Apportionment Committee
INHB1033EngrossResidency of police officers and firefighters. Removes the requirement that an individual residing in a county that is noncontiguous to a county in which a city is located live not more than 50 miles from a boundary of the city to be a member of that...
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2021-03-02
Committee report: do pass, adopted
INSB0279EngrossDistribution of revenue for public safety purposes. Provides that, subject to the approval of a county adopting body, a fire protection district or a qualified fire protection territory may apply for distributions of tax revenue. Provides that a town...
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2021-03-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0234EngrossWithholding tax remittance. Beginning after December 31, 2022, requires entities whose average monthly remittance for the preceding year exceeds $1,500 (not $1,000 under current law) to file and remit monthly withholding taxes 20 days after the end o...
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2021-03-02
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0130EngrossRenaming cities. Provides that the statute that permits a city to change its name does not apply to a city if the city is named in the Constitution of the State of Indiana or in the Indiana Code. Provides the following with regard to a petition to ch...
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2021-03-01
To House Local Government Committee
INSB0133EngrossSentencing. Enhances the penalty for child exploitation and child pornography if the person has a previous conviction. Provides that a court may suspend only that part of a sentence that is in excess of the minimum sentence for a person convicted of ...
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2021-03-01
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0167EngrossTheft and sale of catalytic converters and valuable metals. Provides that the theft of a component part of a motor vehicle, including a catalytic converter, is a Level 6 felony. Expands qualifying prior convictions for Level 6 felony theft to include...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 10 @ 8:30 am]
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0218EngrossTownship homeless assistance. Beginning July 1, 2022: (1) allows a township trustee to place a homeless individual temporarily in a county home or provide temporary township assistance; and (2) requires the township trustees within a county to collab...
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2021-03-01
To House Local Government Committee
INSB0005EngrossAppeal of local health enforcement actions. Establishes an appeals process before legislative bodies of enforcement actions taken by local boards of health and local health officers.
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2021-03-01
To House Rules and Legislative Procedures Committee
INSB0194EngrossObstruction of traffic. Increases the penalty for obstruction of traffic under certain circumstances.
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2021-03-01
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0079EngrossDomestic battery enhancement. Enhances the penalty for domestic battery when the offender has a prior conviction for strangulation against the same family or household member.
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2021-03-01
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0187EngrossProtection of monuments, memorials, and statues. States the policy of the state of Indiana regarding the protection of monuments, memorials, and statues. Requires the state police department to prioritize the investigation and prosecution of persons ...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 8:30 am]
To House Veterans Affairs and Public Safety Committee
INSB0197EngrossCriminal law issues. Specifies that a conviction for certain sex offenses requires mandatory revocation of a teaching license. Provides that a child who: (1) commits indecent display by a youth; or (2) commits dangerous possession of a firearm or pro...
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2021-03-01
To House Courts and Criminal Code Committee
INSB0093EngrossTuition for qualified nonresident veterans. Provides that a qualified nonresident veteran who enrolls in a state educational institution not later than three years after the date of the qualified nonresident veteran's discharge or separation from the...
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2021-03-01
To House Education Committee
INSB0150EngrossHousing matters. Eliminates the general restriction on the authority of a county, city, town, or township concerning regulation of landlord-tenant relationship matters not specifically described by state statute.
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2021-03-01
To House Judiciary Committee
INHB1383EngrossJudicial officers. Provides that a person commits battery on a public safety official if the offense is committed against a current or former public safety official: (1) while the official is engaged in the official's official duty; or (2) in retalia...
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2021-03-01
[Hearing: Mar 30 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INHB1097EngrossCriminal penalties. Provides that a person who commits the offense of resisting law enforcement or interfering with public safety and has a prior conviction for either offense commits a Level 5 felony.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INSB0098EngrossInterstate compact transportation fund. Allows a community corrections agency to access funds from the county offender transportation fund to defray the cost of transporting offenders and delinquent children as requested by a court, a probation depar...
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2021-02-23
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0134EngrossLicense suspension and transport of passengers during probationary period. Increases the penalty for operating a motor vehicle containing passengers during the initial 180 day probationary period after issuance of a driver's license and permits licen...
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2021-02-23
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
INSB0129EngrossWhistleblower reports. Allows an employee who is reporting misconduct concerning the execution of a public contract to make an oral report or a report by electronic mail. (Current law requires that such a report be in writing.)
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2021-02-23
To House Employment, Labor and Pensions Committee
INSB0099EngrossProperty taxes. Authorizes a county fiscal body to adopt an ordinance to provide a credit against property tax liability for qualified individuals. Defines a "qualified individual" for purposes of the credit. Provides that the ordinance may designate...
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2021-02-23
To House Ways and Means Committee
INHB1353EngrossProperty tax exemption for religious use. Provides that when an exempt property owned by a church or religious society is transferred to another church or religious society to be used for the same exempt purpose, the transferee church or religious so...
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2021-02-23
[Hearing: Mar 9 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee
INSB0288IntroMaterial 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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2021-02-22
Second reading: ordered engrossed
INSB0168IntroIMPD study committee. Urges the legislative council to assign to an interim study committee the topic of the administration of the Indianapolis Marion County police department.
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2021-02-18
Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
INSB0354IntroState police officer compensation. Provides an annual salary increase for Indiana state police employees (peace officers), motor carrier inspectors, and capitol police officers. Provides that the increases are equal to 50% of the average annual salar...
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2021-02-16
To Senate Appropriations Committee
INSB0181IntroState disaster emergencies. Establishes a procedure for the general assembly to call itself into session at times not specifically scheduled in statute. Provides that: (1) the initial state of disaster emergency may not continue longer than 30 days f...
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2021-02-15
To Senate Rules and Legislative Procedure Committee
INSB0089IntroArtisan distillery liquor distribution. Provides that an artisan distiller may sell liquor to a retailer or dealer that is located within 30 miles of the artisan distiller's distillery.
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2021-02-15
To Senate Public Policy Committee
INSR0006IntroA SENATE RESOLUTION memorializing Albert Thomas "Tom" Cotton, Jr.
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2021-02-02
First reading: adopted standing vote
INSB0394IntroPolice department administration. Provides that the chief of a city police department or town board of metropolitan police commissioners has the sole authority to make general or special orders to the police department establishing the department's p...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INSB0049IntroUnlawful viewpoint discrimination. Provides that it is an unlawful discriminatory practice for a financial institution or a governmental entity to refuse to do business with, or otherwise discriminate against, a person because the person supports or ...
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2021-01-25
To Senate Insurance & Financial Institutions Committee
INSB0256IntroExecutive orders. Provides that, unless otherwise specifically provided by a statute to the contrary, an executive order issued by the governor expires seven calendar days after the executive order is issued. Provides that a state of disaster emergen...
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2021-01-25
To Senate Rules and Legislative Procedure Committee
INSB0217IntroDetermination of competency to stand trial. Provides that a competency examination must be conducted by a psychiatrist or psychologist, requires that the person who conducts the competency examination file a report with the court, and allows the cour...
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2021-01-07
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INSB0135IntroCivil statutes of limitations. Removes the statute of limitations for civil causes of action concerning child sexual abuse, and provides that a person who alleges an injury resulting from child sexual abuse may file an action in an otherwise time bar...
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2021-01-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
INSB0132IntroJuveniles and firearms. Provides that a child who commits dangerous possession of a firearm or provides a firearm to another child in certain circumstances has committed a delinquent act subject to the jurisdiction of a juvenile court.
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2021-01-05
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
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