Rep. Linda Lawson of Hammond says she'll finish out her term and then give up the seat she first won in 1998.
Goodin revealed no details about his political strategy for the 2018 legislative session. But he did indicate a desire to fight gerrymandering.
The caucus met Tuesday to discuss Pelath's replacement but did not take a vote.
Pelath said his decision was based in part on a desire to spend more time with his family.
Attorney General Curtis Hill will continue to live in the Indianapolis area despite the repeal of a law requiring him to do so.
The legislation seeks to modernize Indiana’s gaming tax system. But the measure could decrease how much money local communities get from their casinos.
The House approved legislation that its author says “modernizes” Indiana’s gaming tax structure.
The House approved comprehensive road funding legislation that raises fuel taxes and opens the door to tolling Indiana interstate highways.
Lawmakers approved the bill barring local governments from banning short-term rentals on its second attempt at passage in the House.
One override would allow the state to delay environmental regulations that are stricter than federal rules.