Legislation Alerts

HB 1044 - Update for Week of January 20 2019

Bill 1044 authored by Rep Bacon R 75 co author Rep Saunders was referred to Committee on Environmental Affairs. Rep Wolkins R 18 is Chr. of Committee. Has not been scheduled for a Hearing.

HB 1378 - Regulation of Confined Feeding Operations

http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/house/1378#digest-heading

Authored by Rep. Sue Errington; Co-Authored by Rep. Thomas Saunders , Rep. Carey Hamilton

Amends the law on Confined Feeding Operations to include needed regulations and requirements.

SB 91 - Would establish an election redistricting commission

http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2019/bills/senate/91 

 

This is an important bill and it has been referred to the Senate Elections Committee.

Hearing for SB 142 - Building Permits and Conflict of Interest on the part of Local Officials

Hearing for SB 142 is scheduled for Thursday, January 17, Senate Committee on Local Government, Room 130 of the Statehouse.  Meeting time is listed as "upon adjournment" (after that days Senate session.

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

Prohibits 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. Requires a unit to adopt an ordinance to establish a procedure to address instances where a building commissioner, building code official, or inspector has a direct or indirect financial interest in the issuance of a permit.

2019 Session of the Indiana General Assembly Is Underway

The Indiana General Assembly has begun its work for the 2019 Session.  Please check back to this site for updates to pending bills.  

Please read the bills and comment to your member of the legislature, as you see fit.  The website for information on bills and Hearings etc. is  http://iga.in.gov