Legislation Alerts

SB 535 - Extraterritorial Powers of Cities and Towns - update for week of February 18, 2019

SB 535 has passed the Senate
 
 
Repeals the general authority of a city or town (municipality) to exercise the following powers outside of its corporate boundaries: (1) Regulating conduct or property use endangering public health, safety, and welfare.(2) Capturing and destroying animals. (3) Operating recreational parks and exercising eminent domain to acquire property for park purposes. 

SB 270 - Recusal of Local Government Officials - on Second Reading - update for week of February 18, 2019

Another Bill that needs our support.  The bill does have two amendments.  

http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/senate/270 

SB 142 - Building Permits - update for week of February 18, 2019.

Senate Bill 142 passed the Senate and has been sent to House and does have Sponsors.
 

SB 105 - Redistricting Standards - Up for Second Reading - update for week of February 18, 2019

A good bill that needs our support.
 

HB 1378 Regulation of CAFOs - update for week of February 18, 2019

House Bill 1378 was heard in Committee on February 13th and was defeated 9-3.  Rep, Wolkins mentioned that he would not be having any more Committee meetings this half of the Session. So unless a change, other House Bills of interest will not be heard that were assigned to his committee. 
 
Please visit this link for deadlines.  http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/deadlines