The bill increases the cap on a medical malpractice award to $1.8 million by 2019 – up from its current limit of $1.25 million.
Some – including supporters of the program – are concerned about the measure’s consequences.
We'll talk to refugee organizations to find out their next steps after Monday's Syrian refugee ruling, and we're covering a diversity event at IU tonight.
Different sides in the medical malpractice issue worked on a solution for months.
As it stands, IDEM would report plans for stricter rules and be barred from enacting them until the General Assembly has a chance to review them.
The Senate will not go forward with HB 1004, which addressed teacher pay and collective bargaining issues.
The remaining point of contention involves videos that potentially show the use of excessive force or civil rights violations by the police.
A Senate committee added an amendment banning abortion for certain reasons to a House bill that deals with the disposal of fetal tissue.
A teacher mentoring program bill passes, ISTEP+ re-scoring is off the table, and a bill about collective bargaining rights will get a third reading soon.
The words “streamline” and “simplify” came up a lot during the hearing.