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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2005)

Author: Senator David Ford

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Authored

  • SB 0001 -- Tax incentives.
  • SB 0002 -- Parenting time.
  • SB 0008 -- Arbitration in family law.
  • SB 0009 -- Legend drug labels.
  • SB 0010 -- Phase out of inheritance tax.
  • SB 0011 -- Elimination of inheritance tax.
  • SB 0046 -- Sexual battery.
  • SB 0049 -- Various computer issues.
  • SB 0050 -- Tax credit for broadband equipment investments.
  • SB 0051 -- Sale of tax credits.
  • SB 0052 -- Property tax assessment of computer software.
  • SB 0053 -- Technology training for state employees.
  • SB 0090 -- Sales tax exemption for certain Internet property.
  • SB 0091 -- Hoosier business investment credit.
  • SB 0092 -- Internet gambling.
  • SB 0125 -- Commercial liability insurance.
  • SB 0184 -- State information technology.
  • SB 0185 -- Sales tax exemption for research equipment.
  • SB 0253 -- Insurance mandate review task force and coverage documents.
  • SB 0254 -- Property tax abatement.
  • SB 0255 -- Single factor apportionment.
  • SB 0288 -- Inheritance tax exemption for Class A transferees.
  • SB 0330 -- Electronic health care transactions.
  • SB 0380 -- E-scholars program.
  • SB 0381 -- Technology and telecommunications.
  • SB 0414 -- EDGE credit applications.
  • SB 0493 -- Geographic information systems.
  • SB 0551 -- Tax credit for job training expenses.
  • SB 0552 -- Length of school year.
  • SB 0571 -- Economic development.
  • SB 0605 -- Employee training tax credits and programs.
  • SB 0606 -- Chief information officer.
  • SB 0638 -- Local government.
  • SCR 0037 -- Urging educational leaders to emphasize technology literacy.
  • SCR 0039 -- Celebrating the innovative use of technology in educational programs.
  • SJR 0006 -- Exercise of the state's executive power.
  • SR 0002 -- Urging statewide summit on the status of aviation in Indiana.
  • SR 0009 -- Urging statewide summit on the status of aviation in Indiana.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0047 -- Counterfeiting and forgery.
  • SB 0304 -- National Guard active duty benefits.
  • SB 0332 -- Pledge of Allegiance, flags, and moment of silence.
  • SCR 0001 -- Memorializing & honoring State Senator Charles "Bud" Meeks.
  • SCR 0005 -- Memorializing the life of Harold "Potch" Wheeler, State Senator 1983-2002.
  • SCR 0011 -- Urging INDOT to name I-469 encircling Fort Wayne the Ronald Reagan Expressway.
  • SCR 0023 -- Honoring Wayne Dillman of the Indiana Farmers Union upon his retirement.
  • SCR 0025 -- Memorializing John Fredrick Salomon, Monticello sportscaster and public servant.
  • SCR 0060 -- Memorializing and honoring the life of Pope John Paul II.
  • SCR 0063 -- Honoring Reggie Miller for his outstanding career with the Indiana Pacers.
  • SCR 0069 -- Honoring Dr. "Pat" Pritchett, retiring superintendent of Indianapolis schools.
  • SJR 0007 -- Definition of marriage.
  • SR 0003 -- Honoring Gov. Joseph E. Kernan for his service to the State of Indiana.
  • SR 0004 -- Honoring Lt. Gov. Katherine L. Davis for her service to the State of Indiana.
  • SR 0005 -- Honoring Kevin Charles Murray for his service to the Indiana General Assembly.
  • SR 0006 -- Offering condolences and prayer for victims of the Indian Ocean earthquake.
  • SR 0029 -- Commemorating anniversary of the liberation of concentration camps in Europe.
  • SR 0057 -- Memorializing Richard W. "Rick" Gudal, longtime Senate staff member.

Sponsored

  • HB 1003 -- Economic development.
  • HB 1097 -- National Guard tuition supplement grant and reemployment rights.
  • HB 1135 -- Electronic publication of the IAC and Indiana Register.
  • HB 1137 -- Office of technology.
  • HB 1182 -- Extension of TIF and abatements.
  • HB 1224 -- Aerospace initiative.
  • HB 1268 -- Open burning.
  • HB 1580 -- Employment absence for volunteer firefighters.
  • HB 1673 -- Trademarks and service marks.
  • HB 1822 -- Small business regulation.
  • HCR 0032 -- Honoring Jo Ann Gora on her inauguration as president of Ball State University.
  • HCR 0080 -- Memorializing Master Sergeant Michael Hiester, killed in Afghanistan.
  • HCR 0085 -- Honoring Senior Connects and supporting the idea of Net Literacy week.
  • HCR 0086 -- Supporting the U.S. remaining a leader in space exploration & development.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1022 -- Military base protection act.
  • HB 1241 -- DNA samples from felons.
  • HCR 0001 -- Commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.
  • HCR 0008 -- Honoring Peyton Manning, quarterback of the Indianapolis Colts.
  • HCR 0017 -- Recognizing Rotary International on its 100th anniversary.
  • HCR 0019 -- Memorializing U.S. Army Specialist Raymond White, killed in Iraq.
  • HCR 0046 -- Honoring Cordelia Lewis Burks, labor leader, upon her retirement.
  • HCR 0087 -- Honoring Pope Benedict XVI upon his recent election to the papacy.