Legislation Alerts

SB 142 - Building Permits and Conflicts of Interest - Update for Week of January 28

SB 142 is scheduled for Second Reading with the full Senate on January 31 (session starts at 1:30 pm).  The bill was heard in the Senate Local Government Committee on January 24 and received a Committee vote of 9-0 in favor of passage.  This bill would prohibit a building commissioner, building code official, or inspector for a local unit of government (unit) from issuing a building permit when the building commissioner, building code official, or inspector has a direct or indirect financial interest in the issuance of the permit.

http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/senate/142

http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/committees/local_government_4300

 

SB 432 - Update for Week of January 19 2019

Bill 432 authored by Senator Ford.  Referred to Judiciary Committee but has not been scheduled for a Hearing.
Senator Head is Chr. of Committee.  Bill is on Animal Abuse Registry as mentioned in the House Bills also
 

SB 270 - Public Officials and Conflicts of Interest -Update for Week of January 28 2019

Bill 270 is scheduled for Second Reading with the full Senate for January 31 (session starts at 1:30 pm).  The bill was heard in the Senate Committee on Local Government on Jan 24 and received a vote of 8-0 in favor of passage.  Bill authored by Senator Head.  This bill would require recusal of local government officials -good conflict of interest bill. 
 
 

SB 247 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

Bill 247 authored by Senator Niemeyer is needed for CAFO Inspections in a timely manner. Referred to Senate Environmental Committee Senator Messmer Chr S 48 has not been scheduled for a Hearing. 
 

SB 142 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

Bill 142 authored by Senator Bohacek is to be heard on Jan 24th upon adjournment of Senate.  We need this bill to protect our counties.