Bill Sponsors: IN SB0464 | 2019 | Regular Session

Bill Title: Homeless children and youths. Allows certain representatives of a homeless youth to: (1) access, on behalf of the youth, the youth's birth certificate, photo identification, and driver's license without charge or consent of a parent, guardian, or custodian; and (2) enroll the youth in adult basic education services and register the youth for the Indiana high school equivalency examination, after the youth completes an exit interview with the youth's school corporation; if the youth meets certain guidelines and the representative possesses a fee and consent waiver affidavit. Updates the law regarding the education of homeless children and youth to align with federal law.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Passed) 2019-05-01 - Public Law 155 [SB0464 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator James Merritt [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-031FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Randall Head [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-018FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator J.D. Ford [D]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-029FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Eddie Melton [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-003FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Lonnie Randolph [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-002FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Dale DeVon [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-005FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Cherrish Pryor [D]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-094FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Anthony Cook [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-032FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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