Enrolled House Bill (H)
Authored by: Rep. B Patrick Bauer
Co-Authors: Rep. Edward Clere, Rep. Timothy Brown, Rep. Gregory Porter
Sponsors: Sen. Patricia Miller, Sen. Jean Breaux
  • Rep. B Patrick Bauer
    Rep. B Patrick Bauer

    Author

  • Rep. Edward Clere
    Rep. Edward Clere

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Timothy Brown
    Rep. Timothy Brown

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Gregory Porter
    Rep. Gregory Porter

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Patricia Miller
    Sen. Patricia Miller

    Sponsor

  • Sen. Jean Breaux
    Sen. Jean Breaux

    Sponsor

  • Sen. John Broden
    Sen. John Broden

    Co-Sponsor

  • Rep. Edward Clere
    Rep. Edward Clere

    Conferee

  • Rep. B Patrick Bauer
    Rep. B Patrick Bauer

    Conferee

  • Sen. Patricia Miller
    Sen. Patricia Miller

    Conferee

  • Sen. Jean Breaux
    Sen. Jean Breaux

    Conferee

  • Rep. Harold Slager
    Rep. Harold Slager

    Advisor

  • Rep. Eric Allan Koch
    Rep. Eric Allan Koch

    Advisor

  • Rep. Robin Shackleford
    Rep. Robin Shackleford

    Advisor

  • Sen. Ron Alting
    Sen. Ron Alting

    Advisor

  • Sen. John Broden
    Sen. John Broden

    Advisor

DIGEST

Hearing aids. Amends the definition of "hearing aid" and defines "personal sound amplifier". Makes a correction to the name of an association. Provides that a person may not sell, lease, or rent a hearing aid in Indiana unless the hearing aid has been fitted in person by a hearing aid dealer or an audiologist. Exempts certain persons who issue a prescription or order for a hearing aid from the requirement. Provides a Class B infraction for violations. Requires the state department of health to report information to the legislative council concerning: (1) the number of minors who are hearing impaired; and (2) ... the estimated cost for a state program and a health insurance requirement to provide hearing aids to those minors.