Sen. Brent Steele, R-Bedford, says he will not seek re-election next year.
Drivers of low-powered mopeds now must be 15 or older, and drivers of higher-powered mopeds must be 16 years and six months old and have a license.
Th new version of the bill requires only welfare recipients with drug convictions to be drug tested.
Legislators are also considering a bill to block police from using scanners to download information from cell phones.
The overhaul aims to divert low-level offenders into local community corrections programs, but lawmakers are debating how to fund those programs.
The Indiana House Ways and Means Committee passed a bill Thursday that proponents say will increase quality of elder care in the state.
A Senate committee unanimously followed the House in voting to put a stop to the use of electronic scanners that can download information from your cell phone.
The amendment's passage is the first step to putting HJR-3 on the ballot in 2016.
A measure in the Indiana Senate requires abortion clinics’ backup physicians to report their name to the state Department of Health.
A bill headed to the House would divert some of the revenue earmarked for local entities, and send it back to the casinos.