Agreement for ordinance violations bureau

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard HB 1140 sponsored by Sen. Head on entering into an agreement for ordinance violations bureau. It allows a county to enter into an interlocal agreement with a city to handle its ordinance violations through the city court and for the city court to maintain jurisdiction over these matters.

A representative from Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (AIM) testified in support of the bill. The bill passed 9-0.

Read the bill at http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2018/bills/house/1140