2017 Legislative Session Digest

This is the final installment of the Legislative Update for the 2017 legislative session. This installment contains summaries of select bills of interest that were signed into law in the 2017 legislative session. Civil Drug or alcohol screening tests (S.E.A. 55, … [Read more...]

Code revision corrections

S.E.A. 64, P.L. 44 Effective: April 13, 2017 Resolves substantive problems in the Indiana Code not suitable for resolution in the annual technical corrections bill. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the Code Revision Commission.) The full law … [Read more...]

Code revision corrections

H.E.A. 1020, P.L. 9 Effective: March 29, 2017 Updates the list of criminal statutes codified outside IC 35. Makes no substantive change to law. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the Code Revision Commission.) The full law is available at: … [Read more...]

Technical corrections

H.E.A. 1181, P.L. 85 Effective: April 20, 2017 Resolves technical problems in the Indiana Code. Provides that the technical corrections bill may be referred to as the "technical corrections bill of the 2017 general assembly". Specifies that the title may be used in … [Read more...]

Code revision corrections

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 64 on code revision corrections sponsored by Rep. Steuerwald and Rep. Kersey. Author Sen. Zakas referred to this bill as the companion to the technical corrections bill to clarify substantive discrepancies within the Indiana … [Read more...]

Code revision corrections

The Senate Corrections and Criminal Law Committee heard HB 1020, sponsored by Sen. Young and Sen. Tomes, on code revision corrections.  Author Rep. Washburne explained that the bill updates the list of criminal statutes codified outside IC 35 and makes no substantive … [Read more...]

Technical corrections

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard HB 1181 on technical corrections sponsored by Sens. M. Young and Zakas. The bill resolves technical problems in the Indiana Code.  An amendment was adopted by consent to resolve a conflict in the public records law created last year. … [Read more...]

Mid-Session: Technical Corrections

Bill No. Bill Title Committee 2nd Reading 3rd Reading Sponsor(s) HB 1181 Technical corrections 2/6/17 Do Pass -A 2/16/17 Engrossed -A 2/20/17 Passed 96-0 M. Young, Zakas If a bill was amended at any stage in the legislative process, it is … [Read more...]