The bill transfers control over establishing private-public partnership toll roads in Indiana from the state legislature to the governor.
Cicero Representative Eric Turner, the bill’s author, says the amendment would open a huge loophole.
The Senate Appropriations Committee added two amendments to the charter school bill.
The new measure partially restores many programs cut during the 2010 fiscal year.
The committee voted 8-4 along party lines Monday to approve a resolution defining marriage as solely between one man and one woman.
The Indiana House Public Health Committee is advancing a smoking ban proposal.