School bus safety

The House Courts and Criminal Code Committee heard SB 2 sponsored by Rep. Manning on school bus safety. This bill provides: an increase in the penalty for an individual who fails to stop when a school bus's stop arm is extended the court shall suspend the person's … [Read more...]

Mid-Session: Traffic Law

The following traffic law bills passed out of their originating house:  SB 2 School bus safety Previous blog post: http://indianacourts.us/legislative/?p=2418 Floor amendment: The bill was amended on 2nd reading to add the Level 5 felony of recklessly passing a … [Read more...]

Traffic crimes

For amend and vote only, the Appropriations Committee heard Sen. Koch’s SB 186 on enhancing penalties for some traffic crimes. This bill provides that: an operator of a motor vehicle who operates a motor vehicle after the operator's driving privileges have been … [Read more...]

School bus safety

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard Sen. Head’s SB 2 on school bus safety.  The bill does the following: increases the penalty, from a Class A infraction to a Class C misdemeanor, for an individual who fails to stop when a school bus's stop arm is … [Read more...]

Traffic crimes

The Senate Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law heard Sen. Koch’s SB 186 on enhancing penalties for some traffic crimes, like Operating While Intoxicated crimes and Leaving the Scene of the Accident, and consecutive sentencing for certain OWI crimes. The bill … [Read more...]

License reinstatement fee reduction

            The Senate Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law heard Sen. Taylor’s SB 210 on the license reinstatement fee reduction reducing the driver's license reinstatement fee to: (1) $25 for a first suspension; (2) $50 for a second suspension; and (3) $100 for a … [Read more...]

2018 Legislative Session Digest

Civil  Administration of overdose intervention drugs (S.E.A. 13, P.L. 4) Civil forfeiture (S.E.A. 99, P.L. 47) Scleral tattooing (S.E.A. 158, P.L. 50) Uniform business organizations (S.E.A. 180, P.L. 52) Emotional support animals (S.E.A. 240, P.L. … [Read more...]