Scott D. Pelath (D)
Indiana State House Of Representatives District 9
Monday's hearing is the Senate's first chance to look at the proposal in depth.
The legislation is aimed at providing more transparency in both the legislative and executive branches of state government.
The House Democratic Leader says the wage gap is the most pressing economic issue facing Indiana.
Indiana isn't likely to follow the lead of four states which voted last week to raise the minimum wage.
House Minority Leader Scott Pelath, D-Michigan City, says he will also look for opportunities to work with the GOP.