Posts tagged Legislature

January 11, 2014

 

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Legislators Address Controversial Measures In First Week

Legislators are considering measures regarding same-sex marriage, state-funded preschool and trespassing on agricultural facilities.

January 8, 2014

 

Brian Bosma

GOP Legislative Agenda Includes Business Tax, Road Funding

The Republicans are seeking to reduce a tax on business property and identify how to use $400 million in transportation funding.

January 5, 2014

 

statehouse in snow

Winter Storm Postpones Start Of Legislative Session

The legislature will not convene Monday as originally planned because of the low temperatures and heavy snow.

January 5, 2014

 

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Four Issues To Watch In The 2014 Legislative Session

Legislators plan to debate a range of issues from a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage to a tax on office furniture.

November 21, 2013

 

preschool

Legislators Name Early Childhood Education A Top Priority

The legislature failed to pass a measure last session that would have created a preschool pilot program.

October 29, 2013

 

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Panel Says Legislature Shouldn’t Create ‘Legacy Trusts’

The trusts provide asset protection from creditors and allow property to be kept in trusts past the typical 90-year window.

September 26, 2013

 

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Lawmakers Say Reducing Recidivism Rate Might Take A While

Legislators heard from rehabilitation center officials and ex-convicts on how best to reduce recidivism as they overhaul the state's criminal code.

September 23, 2013

 

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Unions: State Shouldn’t Privatize Public Employees’ Pensions

Public sector unions are asking the legislature to stop plans to shift control of a part of the state’s public employees’ pension system to a private company.

August 28, 2013

 

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Legislature To Spend $1.1 Million To Encourage Recycling

The budget passed this year allocates an additional $1.1 million to encourage recycling in Indiana.

August 21, 2013

 

Robert Smith

Same-Sex Marriage Advocates Call For Amendment’s Defeat

Some business leaders say a state constitutional ban on same sex marriage would stymie their efforts to recruit top talent.

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