Some business leaders say a state constitutional ban on same sex marriage would stymie their efforts to recruit top talent.
Same-sex marriage is already illegal in Indiana, but legislators are seeking to strengthen the ban by including it in the state's constitution.
A proposal approved by a summer study committee would establish a timetable for offenders to petition a judge to be removed from the registry.
The Indiana chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is bringing the case on behalf of the Center for Inquiry, a national secular organization.
Democrats failed to show for session Friday but say they plan to be present Monday.
Indiana is one of 26 states that filed a lawsuit in federal court questioning the constitutionality of the health care law.
The new health care law would greatly expand Medicaid, much of which is funded by the state.
Treasurer Cathy Smith told the County Council that the higher tax bills are the result of bonds issued by the Richland-Bean Blossom Community School Corporation
The Senate Appropriations Committee added two amendments to the charter school bill.
House Democrats say they want to be satisfied some Republican legislation is not unconstitutional before they return to the Statehouse from Illinois.