Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 188 on revised uniform unclaimed property act sponsored by Rep. J. Young.  Sen. Koch presented the bill which repeals the unclaimed property act and replaces it with the revised unclaimed property act. On March 16, the following … [Read more...]

Full faith and credit for tribal court orders

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard HB 1441 on full faith and credit for tribal court orders sponsored by Sen. L. Brown and Sen. Niezgodski.  Author Rep. Delaney presented the bill which requires that, under certain circumstances, a court of record in Indiana shall … [Read more...]

Revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard SB 188 regarding revised Uniform Unclaimed Property Act authored by Sen. Koch and Sen. Randolph.  The bill repeals several provisions related to unclaimed property, including I.C. 32-34-3 on unclaimed money in possession of a court … [Read more...]

Full faith and credit for tribal court orders

The House Judiciary Committee heard HB 1441 on full faith and credit for tribal court orders authored by Rep. DeLaney and Rep. Steuerwald.  The bill requires that, under certain circumstances, a court of record in Indiana shall give full faith and credit to judgments … [Read more...]

Judgment liens

For amend and vote only, the House Judiciary Committee heard Rep Torr’s HB 1055 on judgment liens. This bill permits a person to discharge a mechanic’s lien by filing an indemnification or payment bond with the recorder’s office in an amount equal to at least 150% of … [Read more...]

Indiana Uniform Voidable Transactions Act

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 316, sponsored by Rep. Washburne, enacting the Indiana Uniform Voidable Transactions Act, governing the ability of a creditor to nullify certain transfers made by a debtor. The bill also specifies that comments released by a … [Read more...]