With the government-appointed committee unable to reach agreements on recommendations, independent groups try to influence lawmakers on their own.
Rep. Eric Turner's son is a nursing home developer and Turner opposed a bill last session that would have put a moratorium on new nursing homes.
Legislators are inching toward declaring a moratorium on new nursing homes in Indiana.
The Howard County Commissioners have increased the distance wind turbines must be set back from houses and put a moratorium on new developments.
A two-year moratorium would not just delay but kill a proposed constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage.