The U.S. Senate failed to enact four proposals for gun control legislation Monday night.
A proposal in the Indiana House would get rid of the state law that requires a permit to carry a handgun.
The amendment was defeated 60-31 mostly along party lines, with just three Republicans breaking ranks to support it.
An Indianapolis legislator says the death of two highway workers last week suggests the state needs to do more to make work zones safer.
Rep. Ed DeLaney's proposal would have expanded Medicaid if the federal government did not approve the state's request to use the Healthy Indiana Plan.
An Indiana legislative council is scheduled to examine whether it is necessary to establish harsher penalties for those who don’t report finding a dead body.
Indiana House Democrats presented their own redistricting maps Thursday as a counterpoint to the maps released by Republicans.
The bill would shift authority to approve public-private partnership, or P3, projects from the state legislature to the governor.
It appears the first bill to reach the Governor’s desk this legislative session may be one requiring that vote centers be used in all Indiana counties.