Both Republicans and Democrats have expressed concerns about DCS, ranging from high caseworker turnover to the centralization of the agency’s hotline.
Governor Mitch Daniels has held the ride as a fundraiser for military families since he took office. This year was his last ride as governor.
The new rule would only be in place long enough until an administrative decision with the rule of law could be adopted.
The forecast for May was more than actual intake, but the yearly predictions have been fairly accurate.
The state required colleges to start charging the higher rates last year.
Assembly passes law in response to court ruling restricting use of force against illegal police entry.
Refunds expected this year, but Assembly changes level of revenue surplus that triggers refunds after 2012.
Some legislators say it’s possible the ban won’t get passed this year.
The smoking ban received the most attention in the Indiana legislature this week. The General Assembly also passed bills on stage regulations and police entry.
The Indiana Senate passed a statewide smoking ban Wednesday, but there’s still work to be done before the bill can reach the governor.