The Animal Board of Health began requiring a blood test for a parasitic disease a couple of years ago after several outbreaks around the country.
While proponents say the idea could bring jobs and money to the state, those against it worry about the safety risks.
Indiana currently spends $46.2 million on testing, roughly 0.7 percent of the state's total education budget.
Duke Energy officials say they have nearly all the factors in place to burn synthetic gas—the main component in the gasification process.
A statewide and national debate has been taking place on how much tests should be taken into account to asses a school's overall performance.
A social work group from Indiana University says they have mixed feeling on the state law.
The photo ID requirement is intended to stop cheating on the tests.
Some of the new I-STEP testing requirements could affect how a school is evaluated on the state level.
Indiana students are improving their scores on advanced placement -- or AP -- tests, but the Hoosier State is still well below the national average.
IU is trying to raise awareness of sexually transmitted diseases by offering free HIV testing.