Indiana Senator James Merritt [R]

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INSCR0007PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring Indiana University in recognition of its Bicentennial Anniversary on January 20, 2020.
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2020-01-21
Returned to the Senate
INSB0241IntroPharmacy benefit managers regulation. Requires a pharmacy benefit manager to obtain a license issued by the department of insurance and sets forth requirements of the pharmacy benefit manager. Provides for the commissioner of the department of insura...
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2020-01-21
[Hearing: Jan 22 @ 9:00 am]
To Senate Health and Provider Services Committee
INSB0267IntroAdministration of 211 services. Transfers responsibility for the 211 human services information dialing code from the Indiana housing and community development authority (authority) to the office of the secretary of family and social services. Elimi...
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2020-01-21
Cosponsor: Representative Heine
INSB0256IntroCourts and judicial officers. Provides that the interim committee on courts and the judiciary (committee) shall review, consider, and make recommendations concerning requests for new courts, new judicial officers, and changes in jurisdiction of exist...
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2020-01-21
[Hearing: Jan 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Appropriations Committee
INSB0061IntroEMS personnel licensure interstate compact. Implements the emergency medical services personnel licensure interstate compact.
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2020-01-16
Second reading: ordered engrossed
INSB0144IntroKids first trust fund board subsidiary corporation. Provides that the members of the Indiana kids first trust fund board (board) serve terms of four years (rather than two years under current law) and provides for the terms of the appointed members o...
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2020-01-16
Senator Stoops added as coauthor
INSB0111IntroTANF eligibility. Sets the income eligibility requirements for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program at phased-in specified percentages of the federal income poverty level. Requires the division of family resources to amend the s...
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2020-01-16
To Senate Family & Children Services Committee
INSB0430IntroReservoir conservancy districts. Allows a conservancy district to be established as a "reservoir conservancy district" if: (1) the conservancy district will be established for certain purposes; (2) the boundaries of the conservancy district will enco...
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2020-01-16
To Senate Environmental Affairs Committee
INSB0039EngrossSpecialized driving privileges. Provides that in certain circumstances a court may stay the suspension of a person's driving privileges and grant specialized driving privileges for a period of time as determined by the court. Provides that the court ...
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2020-01-15
Referred to the House
INSB0265IntroMedicaid advisory committee member. Adds one member representing individuals with cognitive impairment to the Medicaid advisory committee.
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2020-01-14
To Senate Health and Provider Services Committee
INSB0358IntroBusiness associations of real estate agents. Allows a broker company to pay compensation directly to a business entity owned by a licensed broker that has been formed for the purpose of receiving compensation earned by the broker.
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2020-01-13
[Hearing: Jan 23 @ 9:00 am]
[Hearing: Jan 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Commerce & Technology Committee
INSB0357IntroTwenty-first century scholars program eligibility. Requires each school corporation to provide tutoring for children who: (1) are enrolled in a school operated by the school corporation; (2) are in foster care; and (3) have a demonstrated need for tu...
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2020-01-13
To Senate Education and Career Development Committee
INSB0356IntroHealthy food finance. Establishes the healthy food financing fund (fund) and healthy food financing program (program) under the administration of the Indiana housing and community development authority (IHCDA). Provides that the purpose of the fund i...
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2020-01-13
[Hearing: Jan 23 @ 10:00 am]
To Senate Appropriations Committee
INSB0359IntroLandlord-tenant relations. Amends the statute concerning landlord-tenant relations as follows: (1) Specifies that the notice from a landlord to a tenant of the 10 day period in which a tenant may cure a failure to pay past due rent before the landlor...
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2020-01-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
INSB0048IntroCruelty to a law enforcement animal. Increases the penalties for cruelty to a law enforcement animal.
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2020-01-09
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INSB0044IntroProfessional growth experience points. Provides that a person renewing a practitioner license or an accomplished practitioner license may obtain professional growth experience points through the completion of one or more certain activities. (Current ...
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2020-01-09
To Senate Education and Career Development Committee
INSR0001PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Randy Head upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate.
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2020-01-09
Senators Alting, Bassler, Becker, Bohacek, Boots, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Grooms, Holdman, Houchin, Koch, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Merritt, Messmer, Mishler, Mrvan, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Ruckelshaus, Sandlin, Spartz, Stoops, Tallian, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
INHCR0004PassA CONCURRENT RESOLUTION honoring the legacy of the Hulman-George family and celebrating the incoming leadership of Roger Penske and the Penske Corporation at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and INDYCAR.
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2020-01-07
Returned to the House
INSB0041IntroPractice of dentistry. Provides that a person practices dentistry if the person offers to diagnose, professes to diagnose, treats, or professes to treat any lesion or disease of the oral and maxillofacial region or associated and adjacent structures.
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2020-01-06
To Senate Health and Provider Services Committee
INSB0049IntroImmunity under the lifeline law. Extends immunity under the lifeline law to the individual on whose behalf emergency medical assistance was requested. Repeals an obsolete provision.
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2020-01-06
To Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
INSB0207IntroSyringe exchange program. Requires a qualified entity to establish and maintain a syringe exchange program registry. Provides a defense to prosecution of certain offenses related to controlled substances if: (1) a person is currently registered under...
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2020-01-06
To Senate Health and Provider Services Committee
INSR0004PassA SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Bill Hart upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate.
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2019-11-19
Senators Alting, Bassler, Becker, Bohacek, Boots, Breaux, Brown L, Buchanan, Buck, Busch, Charbonneau, Crane, Crider, Donato S, Doriot, Ford J.D., Ford Jon, Freeman, Garten, Gaskill, Glick, Grooms, Holdman, Houchin, Koch, Kruse, Lanane, Leising, Melton, Merritt, Messmer, Mishler, Mrvan, Niemeyer, Niezgodski, Perfect, Raatz, Randolph, Rogers, Ruckelshaus, Sandlin, Spartz, Stoops, Tallian, Taylor G, Tomes, Walker, Young M, Zay added as coauthors
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