The Jacob Sexton Act is named for a Farmland, Indiana National Guardsman who took his own life while on leave from Afghanistan in 2009.
An interim study commission is examining Indiana's business personal property tax to determine whether further changes should be made.
The new update "keeps a tally of expenditures on everything from vehicles to office equipment."
A legislative study committee is determining whether to eliminate the business personal property taxes and replace it with other revenue.
Gov. Pence named Indiana State Medical Association President John Wernert the new head of the Family and Social Services Administration.
The NRA and an anti-gun violence group testified today on a proposed bill to allow locked guns in cars on school grounds.
State Democratic Party Chair John Zody says Indiana's congressional delegation needs to stop pointing fingers and stop the government shutdown.
Federal funding makes up 8 percent of the average Indiana district's budget, but EdWeek reports they won't miss out on that money if the shutdown is short.
The Freedom From Religion Foundation wants the town of Ellettsville to remove a cross from its official seal.
However, farmers say the smaller tax burden would encourage them to buy newer equipment.