DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Township government. Provides that each township that does not contain a high school building of a school corporation, does not contain all or part of at least one municipality, does not contain at least one fire station, or have a population of at least 50,000 is merged on January 1, 2016, into a contiguous township that meets one of those requirements. Specifies the manner in which the townships involved in a particular merger are determined. Provides that these merger requirements do not apply to: (1) a township in Marion County; (2) a township that before January 1, 2014, has reorganized under the local government reorganization statutes; or (3) a township that before January 1, 2014, has merged with one or more other townships under the voluntary township merger process.