Key issues in the upcoming legislative session will include education funding and Sunday alcohol sales.
Lawmakers are faced with whether to fund criminal code changes. What's being done to ensure burned out buildings aren't left in Indiana's historic towns?
The criminal code overhaul aims to treat more low-level offenders at the local level, but mental health service providers say they need more money to do that.
The Indiana Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges says the state needs to put more money into providing public defenders for juveniles.
Sen. Jim Merritt plans to pursue gun violence legislation in response to what he calls a “crisis” in Indiana’s urban areas.
The Indiana General Assembly passed 224 laws this year, including a pre-k pilot program and changes to the state's criminal code.
The legislature met today to make technical corrections to bills that it passed earlier this year.
Indiana's General Assembly will meet June 17 to change the state's criminal code.
Proponents of the criminal code overhaul say more resources need to be allocated to lower recidivism rates.
Sponsors of the legislation say the key is to avoid amendments that enhance criminal penalties.