Bill Text: IN HB1215 | 2013 | Regular Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: Fire protection districts.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 3-1)

Status: (Passed) 2013-05-13 - Public Law 19 [HB1215 Detail]

Download: Indiana-2013-HB1215-Enrolled.html

First Regular Session 118th General Assembly (2013)

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     AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning local government.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 36-8-11-26; (13)HE1215.1.1. -->
    SECTION 1. IC 36-8-11-26 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2013]: Sec. 26. After a sufficient appropriation for the purchase of firefighting apparatus and equipment, including housing, is made and is available, the district's fiscal officer, with the approval of the board and the county fiscal body, may purchase the firefighting apparatus and equipment for the district on an installment conditional sale or mortgage contract running for a period not exceeding fifteen (15) years.
        (1) six (6) years; or
        (2) fifteen (15) years for a district that:
            (A) has a total assessed value of sixty million dollars ($60,000,000) or less, as determined by thedepartment of local government finance; and
            (B) is purchasing the firefighting equipment with funding from the:
                (i) state or its instrumentalities; or
                (ii) federal government or its instrumentalities.
The purchase shall be amortized in equal or approximately equal installments payable on January 1 and July 1 each year.

HEA 1215


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