Congress encouraged Indiana to apply for a toll road exemption, as lawmakers push for feasibility study on interstates.
Commissioner Brandye Hendrickson told lawmakers Thursday INDOT needs about $250 million more a year to maintain adequate road conditions.
The law will allow teenagers who take driver's education classes to get their license when they are 16 years, 3 months old.
House Roads and Transportation Chairman Ed Soliday, R-Valparaiso, says there are more than 1,200 motor-vehicle fees, and many are either obsolete or redundant.
A new layer of legislative oversight for Indiana's specialty license plates has resulted in recommendations to stop issuing plates for nine nonprofit groups.
The bill transfers control over establishing private-public partnership toll roads in Indiana from the state legislature to the governor.
A bill moving through the statehouse would eliminate the requirement that school administrators be licensed.
The first few weeks of the 2011 legislative session have seen both charged language and an unexpected amount of laughs on the floor of the Indiana House.
Legislators are considering two bills this session that would place restrictions on texting while driving.