Legislation Alerts

SB 142 Passed in the Senate - Building Permits and Conflicts of Interest

SB 142 passed in the Senate by a vote of 49-0 and has been referred to the House.

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

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 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 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.