Indiana Senator Victoria Spartz [R]

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INSB0545EngrossReports on stress tests and risk assessments. Provides that: (1) the executive director of the Indiana public retirement system; and (2) the trustee of the Indiana state police pension trust; shall report to the interim study committee on pension man...
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2019-03-21
Second reading: ordered engrossed
INHB1465EngrossProfessional development in accounting. Removes the requirement of a learning plan to be undertaken by a licensed accountant to maintain and improve professional competency. Specifies that there are only two options for license renewal for accountant...
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2019-03-21
Committee report: do pass, adopted
INSB0596EngrossVoluntary preventative programs for juveniles. Provides that the Indiana supreme court may establish a two-year pilot program to assist juvenile court judges in five Indiana counties in providing voluntary preventative programs for at-risk children. ...
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2019-03-21
Representative DeLaney added as cosponsor
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
INSB0130EngrossUnemployment insurance matters. Includes in the definition of "employment", for the purposes of the unemployment compensation system, service performed by a driver who provides drive away operations, if the driver is employed by a state or local gove...
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2019-03-21
Representative Wesco added as cosponsor
INHB1397EngrossSchool corporations. Provides that before September 15 of any year, a governing body may pass a one year resolution indicating that a portion or percentage of money transferred from the operations fund to the education fund may be considered educatio...
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2019-03-21
Senator Randolph added as cosponsor
INHB1345EngrossProperty tax matters. Provides that if a for-profit land developer acquires land in inventory from a school corporation or a local unit of government, the land in inventory shall be assessed as agricultural land at the agricultural land base rate on ...
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2019-03-21
Senator Spartz added as cosponsor
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
INHB1029EnrollPrescription drug pricing study committee. Urges the legislative council to assign to the interim study committee on public health, behavioral health, and human services the task of studying issues consumers face related to prescription drug pricing,...
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2019-03-20
Returned to the House without amendments
INSB0512EnrollExemption from overtime pay. Provides that the requirement to pay an employee who works more than 40 hours in a work week at least 150% of the employee's regular rate for the overtime hours does not apply to an employee of an air carrier to the exten...
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2019-03-20
Returned to the Senate with amendments
INHB1400EngrossEducation studies. Urges the legislative council to assign to the interim study committee on education during the 2019 through 2022 interims: (1) the study of how to eliminate, reduce, or streamline the number of education mandates placed on schools;...
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2019-03-19
To Senate Education and Career Development Committee
INSB0132EngrossCivics test as graduation requirement. Requires the state board of education (state board) to provide to a public school, including a charter school, or an accredited nonpublic school a United States government course exam (exam) that contains materi...
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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
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
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
INSB0216EngrossEducational costs exemptions. Amends the eligibility requirements for educational costs exemptions for children of and certain individuals related to certain veterans. Provides that a spouse or dependent of a qualified veteran is eligible to pay the ...
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2019-03-14
To House Education Committee
INSB0127EngrossReferendum for school safety levy. Allows a school corporation to adopt a resolution to place a referendum on the ballot to impose a school safety referendum tax levy to improve school safety. Allows a school corporation to impose a school safety ref...
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2019-03-14
To House Ways and Means Committee
INSB0233EngrossBusiness personal property tax exemption. Increases, from $20,000 to $40,000, the acquisition cost threshold for the business personal property tax exemption. Specifies that a taxpayer who is eligible for a personal property tax exemption must includ...
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2019-03-11
To House Ways and Means 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
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
INSB0608EngrossState and local audit examinations. Provides that the uniform compliance guidelines for audit examinations of state and local units conducted by the state board of accounts must include a requirement that the unit disclose any pledge, covenant, or ag...
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2019-03-07
To House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee
INHB1214EngrossConstruction managers as constructors; fire protection districts. Repeals a provision in the construction manager as constructor statute that establishes a time period for public agencies (other than state educational institutions) to use the constru...
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2019-03-07
[Hearing: Mar 28 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Local Government Committee
INHB1630EngrossVarious education matters. Provides that the department of education (department) shall, with approval of the state board, assign each school within a school corporation an identification number. Voids 511 IAC 6.2-10-10. Provides that, if requested b...
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2019-03-07
To Senate Education and Career Development Committee
INSB0407EngrossEconomic and regulatory policy task force. Establishes the economic and regulatory policy task force. Provides for members of the task force and duties of the task force. Requires the task force to prepare a report and recommendations.
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2019-03-05
To House Commerce, Small Business and Economic Development Committee
INSB0546EngrossEducation task force. Establishes the education task force to make recommendations concerning education to the governor, superintendent of public instruction, Indiana state board of education, commission for higher education, legislative council, and...
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2019-03-05
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 8:30 am]
To House Education Committee
INSB0547EngrossStudy of education matters. Urges the legislative council to assign to an appropriate study committee the topics of: (1) improving science education; (2) improving mathematics, geography, and personal finance education in kindergarten through grade 1...
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2019-03-05
To House Education Committee
INSCR0016PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the legislative council to assign to an appropriate interim study committee the task of assessing the laws and policies concerning the adjudication and rehabilitation of juvenile offenders.
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2019-03-05
Returned to the Senate
INSB0548EngrossHealth care expenditure report and recommendation. Requires the office of Medicaid policy and planning to collaborate with the department of insurance and report certain health care expenditure and cost information and recommendations to the legislat...
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2019-03-05
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0549EngrossSchool financial matters. Requires the superintendent of a school corporation to submit a written report to the local board of finance for the school corporation. Provides that the report must assess the financial condition of the school corporation ...
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2019-03-05
To House Education Committee
INSB0532EngrossTeacher licensing examinations. Requires, not later than July 1, 2020, the state board of education to adopt teacher licensing examinations to replace the teacher licensing examinations administered on July 1, 2019. Requires, not later than September...
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2019-03-05
To House Education Committee
INSB0420EngrossWorkforce development. Provides for certification by the department of education and the department of workforce development of an Industry Credentialing Organization (ICO). Provides that an organization qualifies as an ICO if the organization: (1) i...
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2019-03-05
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 8:30 am]
To House Education Committee
INSB0516EngrossRegulation of hemp. Establishes the Indiana hemp advisory committee to provide advice to the office of the state seed commissioner regarding Indiana's hemp laws. Changes references from "industrial hemp" to "hemp" and amends the definition of hemp to...
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2019-03-05
To House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee
INSB0508EngrossSchool employee training requirements. Requires the interim study committee on education to review teacher training requirements once every five years. Repeals and relocates school training provisions concerning the following: (1) Training concerning...
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2019-03-05
To House Education Committee
INSB0093EngrossLet Indiana Work for You program. Requires the commission for higher education (commission) to establish, in coordination with the department of workforce development (department) and the Indiana economic development corporation (corporation), the Le...
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2019-03-04
To House Education Committee
INSB0001EngrossDepartment of child services. States that a court shall determine that consent to adoption is not required from the parent if the parent is convicted of crimes in another state that are substantially similar to specified crimes. Specifies that all de...
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2019-03-04
To House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee
INSB0220EngrossGoing upon the premises of another. Amends the law providing that a person who goes upon the premises of another for certain purposes does not have an assurance that the premises are safe for the person's purpose. Specifies that the law applies to a ...
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2019-02-26
To House Judiciary Committee
INSB0203EngrossPhysician maintenance of certification. Prohibits a hospital from denying hospital staff or admitting privileges to a physician or podiatrist based solely on the decision of the physician or podiatrist not to participate in maintenance of certificati...
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2019-02-26
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0119EngrossProhibited firearm transfers to minors. Provides that a person may not sell, give, or in any other manner transfer ownership or possession of a machine gun to any person under 21 years of age. Provides that a person who knowingly or intentionally sel...
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2019-02-26
To House Public Policy Committee
INSB0365EngrossFunding for child welfare programming. Provides that the department of child services (department) may collaborate with other entities to implement or participate in programs designed to connect the department and local offices with supportive local ...
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2019-02-26
To House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee
INSCR0006IntroA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION urging the legislative council to assign to the interim study committee on government the task of reviewing the statutes that govern contracting procedures within the Indiana Department of Transportation.
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2019-02-21
To Senate Homeland Security & Transportation Committee
INSB0246IntroLocal public questions. Provides that except as otherwise specifically provided by a statute, a local public question may be placed on the ballot only at the following elections: (1) A general election. (2) A municipal general election, but only if t...
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2019-02-21
Second reading: ordered engrossed
INSCR0015EngrossA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing Sergeant Benton "Ben" Bertram and urging the Indiana Department of Transportation to name a mile of State Road 3 near Scottsburg the "Sgt. Ben Bertram Memorial Mile".
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2019-02-21
To House Roads and Transportation Committee
INHCR0010PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing FFA and all of its work to advance the quality of agricultural education both locally and nationally.
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2019-02-20
Returned to the House
INHCR0012PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the importance of career and technical education during Career and Technical Education Month.
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2019-02-18
Representatives Abbott D, Austin, Aylesworth, Bacon, Baird, Barrett, Bartels, Bartlett, Bauer, Beck, Borders, Bosma, Boy, Burton, Campbell, Candelaria Reardon, Carbaugh, Cherry, Chyung, DeLaney, DeVon, Deal, Dvorak, Eberhart, Ellington, Engleman, Errington, Forestal, Frizzell, GiaQuinta, Gutwein, Hamilton, Hatcher, Hatfield, Heaton, Heine, Hostettler, Jackson, Jordan, Judy, Karickhoff, Kirchhofer, Klinker, Lauer, Lehman, Leonard, Lindauer, Lucas, Lyness, Mahan, Manning, May, Mayfield, McNamara, Moed, Morris, Morrison, Moseley, Negele, Nisly, Pfaff, Pierce, Prescott, Pressel, Pryor, Saunders, Schaibley, Shackleford, Smaltz, Smith, V., Soliday, Speedy, Steuerwald, Stutzman, Summers, Torr, VanNatter, Wesco, Wolkins, Wright, Young J, Zent, Ziemke added as coauthors
INHCR0015PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing and honoring school staff, public safety officers, and city and county officials whose leadership and decisive action prevented harm to students and teachers during a Richmond, Indiana, school shooting.
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2019-02-14
Representatives GiaQuinta, Beck, Morris, Ziemke added as coauthors
INSB0571IntroPolitical parties and ballot access. Reduces the minimum number of votes cast at an election required for certain purposes from 2% of the votes cast in the last election for secretary of state to 0.5% of the votes cast at the most recent election for...
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2019-02-14
Third reading: defeated; Roll Call 131: yeas 16, nays 31
INSCR0025PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing Judith Ripley.
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2019-02-13
Returned to the Senate
INHCR0009PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the 2018 Castle High School archery team for an undefeated regular season and winning state, national, and world titles.
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2019-02-12
Returned to the House
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