Enrolled Senate Bill (S) 4
Co-Authors: Sen. Lonnie Randolph, Sen. Michael Delph, Sen. Brent Steele, Sen. Joseph Zakas, Sen. Lindel Hume
Sponsors: Rep. Rebecca Kubacki
Victim advocates in civil proceedings. Removes restrictions on grants from the victim services division of the Indiana criminal justice institute for certain entities to enter into a contract with the domestic violence prevention and treatment council. Provides that a court may allow a victim advocate to attend a civil proceeding and confer with a victim as necessary. Specifies that a victim advocate is not considered to be practicing law when performing certain services.