Senate Bill 0239
DIGEST OF SB239 (Updated January 27, 2000 2:22 PM - DI 84)
Department of Indiana heritage. Establishes the department of Indiana heritage under the direction of a commissioner appointed by the governor. Provides that the department consists of: (1) the office of the commissioner; (2) the division of state museums and historic sites (currently under the department of natural resources); (3) the division of history, historic preservation, and archeology (currently the Indiana historical bureau and the division of historic preservation and archeology under the department of natural resources); (4) the Indiana state library division (currently part of the Indiana library and historical department); and (5) the division on public records (currently the commission on public records). Eliminates the Indiana library and historical board. Creates the Indiana heritage commission to act as an advisory board for the department of Indiana heritage. Makes conforming amendments.
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