Sen. James Merritt


200 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204


Name Short Description Author | Sponsor Legislation Type
SB 96 Utility system improvement program. Authored Bill
SB 169 Firearms. Authored Bill
SB 176 Central Indiana transit. Authored Bill
SB 226 Violent crime. Authored Bill
SB 227 Alcohol and medical emergencies; crime studies. Authored Bill
SB 267 Infrastructure improvement costs. Authored Bill
SB 302 Nuclear energy projects. Authored Bill
SB 303 Pipeline safety. Authored Bill
SB 304 White River State Park administrative rules. Authored Bill
SB 305 Schedule I drugs and Authored Bill
SB 339 Allow alcoholic beverages at the state fair. Authored Bill
SB 340 Demand side management programs. Authored Bill
SB 349 Telephone solicitations. Authored Bill
SB 396 Telecommunications service. Authored Bill
SB 422 Abandoned housing. Authored Bill
SCR 16 Urging the FCC to more effectively prioritize regulation of telemarketing. Authored Resolution
SR 5 Recognizing Mary Beth Schneider for a job well-done. Authored Resolution
SR 52 Urging the legislative council to assign the topic of service areas of electric utilities to the appropriate committee. Authored Resolution
SR 62 Honoring the Senate Republican interns for their service. Authored Resolution
SR 70 Honoring Senator Tom Wyss upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate. Authored Resolution
SR 75 Urging the study of feasibility of the proposed new soccer stadium. Authored Resolution
SR 86 Recognizing the renaming of the Indiana Intelligence Fusion Center Authored Resolution
SR 91 Congratulating Cody Coldren, 2014 IHSAA state champion in 1-meter diving. Authored Resolution
SB 134 Fraudulent liens and encumbrances. Co-authored Bill
SB 173 CHOICE program; nursing facility moratorium. Co-authored Bill
SB 174 Marion County zoning. Co-authored Bill
SB 235 Mental health pilot project. Co-authored Bill
SB 271 Water related study committee responsibilities. Co-authored Bill
SB 343 Law enforcement training and emergency services. Co-authored Bill
SCR 11 Memorializing Frank Ono and urging INDOT to name an overpass in Hamlet for him. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 22 Recognizing the twentieth anniversary of the State Partnership Program between the Slovak Republic and the State of Indiana. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 29 Congratulating the Cardinal Ritter High School Raiders football team. Class 2A state champions. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 31 Rcognizing and honoring the Town of New Harmony, Indiana, on the occasion of its bicentennial anniversary. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 38 Recognizing the Indiana State Police Alliance for 40 years of service to law enforcement and the public. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 39 Honoring Winter Olympic bronze medalist and Hoosier native Nick Goepper. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 45 Honoring Dr. Jo Ann Gora, Ball State University president, uoon her retirement. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 50 Honoring the life and accomplishments of Dr. Patrick O'Meara. Co-authored Resolution
SCR 53 Memorializing the life of Stephen J. Johnson. Co-authored Resolution
SR 73 Honoring Senator Sue Landske upon her retirement from the Indiana Senate. Co-authored Resolution
SR 78 Honoring Senator Johnny Nugent upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate. Co-authored Resolution
SR 79 Honoring Senator Allen E. Paul upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate. Co-authored Resolution
SR 85 Honoring Senator Lindel Hume upon his retirement from the State Senate. Co-authored Resolution
SR 92 A SENATE RESOLUTION recognizing the Honorable John Waterman for his work in the Indiana State Senate. Co-authored Resolution
SR 93 A SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Becki Gomez on the occasion of her retirement. Co-authored Resolution
HB 1033 Publication of notice. Sponsored Bill
HB 1037 Broadcasters during emergencies or disasters. Sponsored Bill
HB 1056 Excused absence from school for participating in state fair. Sponsored Bill
HB 1095 Hamilton County magistrates. Sponsored Bill
HB 1097 Immunity for providing volunteer health care. Sponsored Bill
HB 1132 Infrastructure improvement costs. Sponsored Bill
HB 1162 Certificates of need for utilities. Sponsored Bill
HB 1180 Various commercial vehicle matters. Sponsored Bill
HB 1229 Marion County fire consolidation. Sponsored Bill
HB 1336 EMS state medical director. Sponsored Bill
HB 1423 Allows the owner of a private generation project to sell excess electric output generated by the project to an electric utility. Sponsored Bill
HCR 51 Celebrating the 200th birthday of William S. Culbertson and recognizing the historic and cultural significance of the Culbertson Mansion. Sponsored Resolution
HB 1062 Local government finance. Co-sponsored Bill
HB 1378 Familial DNA searches. Co-sponsored Bill
HCR 3 Honoring Sammy Lee Davis, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. Co-sponsored Resolution
HCR 5 Congratulating the Salem High School marching band on winning the Indiana State School Music Association 2013 Scholastic B State Championship. Co-sponsored Resolution
HCR 15 Honoring IURC Commissioner Larry S. Landis upon his retirement. Co-sponsored Resolution
HCR 31 Supporting Taiwan's efforts to secure entry to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA). Co-sponsored Resolution