Enrolled Senate Bill (S)
Authored by: Sen. Ed Charbonneau, Sen. Brandt Hershman, Sen. Earline Rogers
Co-Authors: Sen. Philip Boots, Sen. Douglas Eckerty, Sen. Brent Steele
Sponsors: Rep. Sharon Negele
  • Sen. Ed Charbonneau
    Sen. Ed Charbonneau

    Author

  • Sen. Brandt Hershman
    Sen. Brandt Hershman

    Author

  • Sen. Earline Rogers
    Sen. Earline Rogers

    Author

  • Sen. Philip Boots
    Sen. Philip Boots

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Douglas Eckerty
    Sen. Douglas Eckerty

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Brent Steele
    Sen. Brent Steele

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Sharon Negele
    Rep. Sharon Negele

    Sponsor

  • Rep. Kevin Mahan
    Rep. Kevin Mahan

    Co-Sponsor

  • Rep. Christina Hale
    Rep. Christina Hale

    Co-Sponsor

  • Rep. P Eric Turner
    Rep. P Eric Turner

    Co-Sponsor

  • Sen. Ed Charbonneau
    Sen. Ed Charbonneau

    Conferee

  • Sen. Earline Rogers
    Sen. Earline Rogers

    Conferee

  • Rep. Sharon Negele
    Rep. Sharon Negele

    Conferee

  • Rep. Christina Hale
    Rep. Christina Hale

    Conferee

  • Sen. Brandt Hershman
    Sen. Brandt Hershman

    Advisor

  • Sen. Karen Tallian
    Sen. Karen Tallian

    Advisor

  • Rep. Jeffrey Thompson
    Rep. Jeffrey Thompson

    Advisor

  • Rep. Clyde Kersey
    Rep. Clyde Kersey

    Advisor

DIGEST

Local government transparency. Requires the state board of finance to post a narrative description of all approved transfers of money, and the reason for each transfer, on the Indiana transparency Internet web site. Requires the department of local government finance (DLGF) to develop indicators of fiscal health for school corporations and other political subdivisions. Requires the DLGF to present information for evaluating the fiscal health of political subdivisions on the Indiana transparency Internet web site through conveniently and easily accessed dashboards. Prohibits the department of local government finance and other state agencies from using the fiscal health indicators to assign a school corporation ... or political subdivision a summative grade. Allows political subdivisions to request technical assistance from the distressed unit appeals board (DUAB) beginning in 2015. Requires the office of management and budget (OMB) to evaluate whether the DUAB requires additional powers and resources to provide technical assistance. Requires the OMB to also evaluate the organizational structure, board composition, and number of board members of the DUAB. Allows the OMB to recommend any legislation necessary to provide those additional powers and resources to the DUAB.