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#1HB1456IntroducedUse of public restrooms. Makes it a Class B misdemeanor if: (1) a male knowingly or intentionally enters a restroom that is designated to be used only by females; or (2) a female knowingly or intentionally enters a restroom that is designated to be u...
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2021-01-14
#2SB0389IntroducedRepeals 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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2021-01-14
#3SB0364IntroducedGrain indemnity program. Provides that the director (director) of the Indiana grain buyers and warehouse licensing agency (agency) may share nonidentifying information with board members of the Indiana grain indemnity corporation (corporation) in exe...
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2021-01-19
#4SB0266IntroducedBoating. Establishes an annual user fee of $30 for watercrafts registered outside of Indiana to operate, use, store, or dock a watercraft in Indiana for a combined total of not more than 60 consecutive days during the calendar year. Provides that a p...
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2021-01-11
#5HB1568IntroducedVeteran and military benefits for PFAS exposure. Establishes the PFAS chemical blood testing program under the Indiana department of veterans' affairs (department) for the purpose of blood testing: (1) veterans; (2) current members of the armed force...
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2021-01-14
#6SB0417IntroducedInteractive gaming. Authorizes the following persons to conduct interactive gaming: (1) A licensed owner of a riverboat. (2) An operating agent operating a riverboat in a historic hotel district. (3) A permit holder conducting gambling games at the p...
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2021-01-19
#7SB0256IntroducedExecutive 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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2021-01-11
#8SB0096IntroducedRioting. Requires a person convicted of a battery against a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or emergency medical services provider to: (1) serve a mandatory minimum sentence of 30 or 90 days, depending on the severity of the injury; and (2) mak...
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2021-01-07
#9HB1455IntroducedHysterectomy and oophorectomy informed consent. Requires a physician to obtain informed consent and provide certain information to a patient before performing a hysterectomy or an oophorectomy.
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2021-01-14
#10SB0412IntroducedIndiana personalized education grant program. Establishes the Indiana personalized education grant program (program). Provides that a parent of an eligible student or an emancipated eligible student may establish an account in the program. Defines an...
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2021-01-19
#11HB1114IntroducedResidential building design elements. Prohibits a municipality from regulating design elements of residential structures. Specifies certain exclusions from this prohibition. Provides that any rule, ordinance, or other regulation that conflicts with t...
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2021-01-07
#12HB1176IntroducedElements of rape. Provides that a person commits rape if: (1) the person engages in sexual activity with another person and the other person submits to the sexual activity under the belief that the person committing the act is someone the victim know...
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2021-01-07
#13HB1421IntroducedVarious health care matters. Requires the attorney general to review mergers, acquisitions, and other transactions concerning hospitals, hospital systems, and investors of hedge funds and public equity funds. Authorizes the attorney general to approv...
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2021-01-14
#14SB0221IntroducedCredit time classes. Changes credit Class A to include any noncredit restricted felon who is charged with a crime. Changes credit Class B to permit a credit restricted felon imprisoned for a crime, or imprisoned and awaiting trial or sentencing for a...
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2021-01-07
#15SB0081IntroducedTraining for investigators of sexual assault cases. Requires certain training for sexual assault investigators. Mandates that the law enforcement training board set specialized standards for training and investigating sexual assault cases involving a...
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2021-01-12
Committee report: do pass, adopted
#16SB0263IntroducedReligious 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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2021-01-11
#17HB1141IntroducedTransportation for Medicaid presumptive eligible. Requires coverage for nonemergency medical transportation of individuals who have been deemed presumptively eligible for Medicaid during the time in which the individual is deemed presumptively eligib...
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2021-01-07
#18SB0234IntroducedWithholding tax remittance. Beginning after July 1, 2022, requires entities that are currently required to file and remit monthly withholding taxes 20 days after the end of each month to make periodic deposits on the following schedule: (1) For pay d...
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2021-01-14
#19HB1395IntroducedVarious natural resources matters. Provides that a taxpayer who completes the preservation or rehabilitation of a historic property and obtains a certain certification is entitled to a credit of 20% or $20,000, whichever is less. Repeals certain prov...
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2021-01-14
#20HB1275IntroducedOvertime compensation for certain employees. Provides that, after December 31, 2021, certain employees must be paid compensation for employment in certain circumstances at a rate not less than 1.5 times the regular rate at which the employee is emplo...
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2021-01-14
#21SB0252IntroducedDeath penalty. Provides that a person may not be sentenced to death unless: (1) the victim is a specified public safety officer and certain other circumstances apply; or (2) the person commits murder against two or more victims. Adds to the list of a...
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2021-01-11
#22HB1354IntroducedEmergency powers. Provides that in the event of a disaster emergency, an emergency order issued by a state agency must be narrowly tailored to serve a compelling public health or safety interest. Entitles a person to relief if a court determines that...
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2021-01-14
#23HB1566IntroducedFuneral expenses of victims of violent crime. Requires that funeral, burial, or cremation expenses for victims of violent crimes shall be paid by the victim services division within 60 days. Changes the time frame for applying for assistance from 180...
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2021-01-14
#24SB0409IntroducedVarious township matters. Provides that a township trustee serves as a member of the township legislative body for purposes of casting a vote to break a tie. Makes changes to the information required to be submitted by a township in the township's an...
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2021-01-19
#25SB0398IntroducedVarious elections matters. Requires the election division (instead of the Indiana election commission) to prescribe a uniform generic seal for use on certain ballots when the circuit court clerk is a candidate on the ballot. Allows a person who is 16...
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2021-01-14
#26SB0416IntroducedHospitals and certificates of public advantage. Establishes a certificate of public advantage (certificate) pertaining to mergers between hospitals located in counties that meet certain requirements to be issued by the state department of health (sta...
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2021-01-19
#27SB0255IntroducedExpungement. Permits expungement of expungeable felony convictions if the convicted person meets certain requirements and has not been convicted of another felony (under current law, "another crime") within a specified time period.
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2021-01-11
#28HB1056IntroducedRecording requirements. Amends the requirements for instruments and conveyances to be recorded. Adds instances in which an instrument is considered validly recorded for purposes of providing constructive notice. Defines certain terms.
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2021-01-14
Representative Hatfield added as coauthor
#29HB1280IntroducedCore 40. Provides that a high school may replace certain high school courses on the high school transcript with alternative courses in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) in order to satisfy an Indiana diploma with a Core 40 with ...
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2021-01-14
#30HB1223IntroducedExpungement and schools. Allows disclosure of expunged records to a school in connection with the employment of a person likely to have contact with a student.
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2021-01-14
#31SB0176IntroducedDeposition of a person with a mental disability. Repeals and replaces the term "child victim" with the term "protected victim". Defines "protected victim" as: (1) a child less than 16 years of age; or (2) an individual who is 16 years of age or older...
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2021-01-05
#32HB1066IntroducedState police investigation of use of force. Requires the Indiana state police department (department) to investigate when a law enforcement officer uses force in attempting to apprehend or gain physical control of a person resulting in death or serio...
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2021-01-04
#33HB1138IntroducedDriving cards. Provides for the issuance of driving cards and driving card learner's permits (cards) to residents of Indiana who cannot provide proof of identity and lawful status in the United States. Provides that the cards may not be used for fede...
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2021-01-07
#34HB1061IntroducedDisseminating material harmful to minors. Requires a person convicted of disseminating material harmful to minors to register as a sex offender if the person is a child care worker and distributes the material to a child who is under the person's car...
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2021-01-04
#35SB0345IntroducedSale of bonds at a negotiated sale. Extends the sunset date for provisions that permit certain political subdivisions to sell bonds at a negotiated sale from July 1, 2021, to July 1, 2023, and includes all counties, cities, towns, and school corporat...
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2021-01-14
#36HB1600IntroducedVehicle Bill. None
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2021-01-21
#37SB0413IntroducedEducation matters. Authorizes either the board of a school corporation or the fiscal body of the county in which the school corporation is located (transferring body) to adopt a resolution to transfer a share of the school corporation's operations fu...
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2021-01-19
#38SB0032IntroducedProhibition of conversion therapy. Prohibits a mental health provider from engaging in conversion therapy with a patient less than 18 years of age, and subjects a mental health provider who violates the prohibition to disciplinary action.
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2021-01-04
#39SB0015IntroducedDriver instructions of law enforcement procedures. Requires the bureau of motor vehicles to include in any driver's manual published by the bureau: (1) a description of law enforcement procedures during a traffic stop; and (2) actions a motorist shou...
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2021-01-04
#40SB0129IntroducedWhistleblower 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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2021-01-14
Committee report: do pass, adopted
#41HB1397IntroducedTechnical training and workforce development. Provides that the governor's workforce cabinet may establish a course catalog that shall list all: (1) work based learning, preapprenticeship, and apprenticeship opportunities in Indiana; and (2) provider...
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2021-01-14
#42HB1575IntroducedParole. Provides the parole board with the authority to consider and determine rehabilitation based early discharge for certain inmates committed to the department of correction. Provides that an inmate may petition the parole board one time per year...
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2021-01-14
#43HB1191IntroducedLocal unit power to prohibit utility connection. Provides that the legislative body of a city or town or a county executive does not have the power to prohibit: (1) a public utility or department of public utilities from furnishing utility service to...
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2021-01-07
#44SB0103IntroducedRedistricting standards. Establishes redistricting standards for congressional and state legislative districts. Provides that the initial proposed plans for congressional and state legislative districts must comply with the redistricting standards. A...
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2021-01-14
#45HB1237IntroducedHealth care advance directives. Allows an individual to make a health care advance directive that gives instructions or expresses preferences or desires concerning any aspect of the individual's health care or health information and to designate a he...
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2021-01-14
#46HB1220Introduced21st century energy policy development task force. Reestablishes the 21st century energy policy development task force (task force), following its expiration on December 2, 2020. Provides that the task force consists of 15 members as follows: (1) Six...
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2021-01-14
#47SB0194IntroducedProvocation and obstruction. Increases the penalty for provocation if committed against a public safety official, and increases the penalty for obstruction of traffic under certain circumstances.
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2021-01-14
#48SB0217IntroducedDetermination 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
#49HB1419IntroducedReporting of stranded electric utility costs. Requires a cooperatively owned power supplier to submit an annual report to the utility regulatory commission (IURC) concerning the cooperatively owned power supplier's stranded costs with respect to the ...
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2021-01-14
#50HB1052IntroducedCriminal background checks. Amends criminal background check requirements in numerous provisions throughout the Indiana Code to uniformly require an expanded criminal history check. Requires the state police department or a law enforcement agency to ...
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2021-01-04
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