2019 Legislative Session Digest

This is the final installment of the Legislative Update for the 2019 legislative session. This installment contains summaries of select bills of interest or portions of bills that were signed into law in the 2019 legislative session.  Civil Anatomical gifts and … [Read more...]

Pension matters

S.E.A. 22, P.L. 27 Effective: July 1, 2019; §§20-23, 28-29 effective April 18, 2019 Makes additional conforming changes with previous legislation for the purpose of allowing a retired member of PERF or TRF to make partial withdrawals from the member's annuity … [Read more...]

Electronic filing and notice

S.E.A. 208, P.L. 6 Effective: July 1, 2019 Allows a person to use electronic filing or service instead of mailing in certain cases if electronic filing or service is authorized by rules adopted by the Supreme Court. Read the bill at: … [Read more...]

State budget

H.E.A. 1001, P.L. 108 Effective: July 1, 2019 Supreme Court budget, p. 10-12 Read the bill at: http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/house/1001 … [Read more...]

Vanderburgh County magistrates

H.E.A. 1057, P.L. 25 Effective: July 1, 2019 Allows the judge of the Vanderburgh circuit court to appoint an additional magistrate to serve the Vanderburgh circuit court. Allows the judges of the Vanderburgh superior court to jointly appoint an additional magistrate … [Read more...]

Payment of court costs

H.E.A. 1087, P.L. 77 Effective: July 1, 2019 Allows a court to reduce some or all of the court costs owed by a person who performs community service or approved uncompensated volunteer work by: (1) determining the number of hours of community service or volunteer … [Read more...]

Howard County magistrate

H.E.A. 1118, P.L. 48 Effective: July 1, 2019 Allows the judges of the Howard circuit and superior courts to jointly appoint a magistrate to serve the Howard County courts. Read the bill at: http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/house/1118 … [Read more...]