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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2007)

Author: Senator James Merritt, Jr.

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Authored

  • SB 0002 -- Reduction of good time credit.
  • SB 0298 -- Taxation of military pensions.
  • SB 0400 -- Workforce skills training.
  • SB 0479 -- Child custody proceedings.
  • SB 0506 -- Private investigator and security guard licensing.
  • SB 0540 -- School corporation police department.
  • SB 0541 -- Sex and violent offenders.
  • SB 0542 -- Bureau of motor vehicles commission.
  • SB 0577 -- Lottery.
  • SR 0061 -- Honoring the Republican Senate interns for this session.
  • SR 0066 -- Honoring Laura Kuhn, Lawrence Twp., winner of the VFW essay contest.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0001 -- Indiana Commerce Connector and Illiana Expressway.
  • SB 0029 -- TRF service credit for military service.
  • SB 0038 -- Purchases from persons with disabilities.
  • SB 0190 -- Food establishment sanitary requirements exception.
  • SB 0247 -- Various motor vehicle matters.
  • SB 0408 -- Programs for high ability students.
  • SB 0480 -- Military and veterans' affairs.
  • SB 0548 -- Charter schools.
  • SCR 0004 -- Renaming State Road 1 throughout Indiana as the Purple Heart Memorial Highway.
  • SCR 0025 -- Urging INDOT to name SR 69 in Posey Co. the Joseph F. O'Day Memorial Highway.
  • SCR 0029 -- Recognizing UPS upon its 100th anniversary.
  • SCR 0031 -- Urging INDOT to rename SR 63 in memory of Gary Dudley & Gary Martin.
  • SCR 0035 -- Honoring Lance Corporal Greg Porter, former Senate intern for military service.
  • SCR 0045 -- Study committee: issues concerning death penalty and mentally ill individuals.
  • SCR 0056 -- Memorializing Senator Anita Bowser for her years of public service.
  • SCR 0057 -- Honoring Michael S. "Mickey" Maurer for his service to the State of Indiana.
  • SCR 0065 -- Honoring Head Coach Tony Dungy of the Super Bowl champion Indianapolis Colts.
  • SCR 0066 -- Congratulating the Indianapolis Colts for winning Super Bowl XLI.
  • SCR 0072 -- Memorializing former Senator Jack Guy of Monticello.
  • SCR 0090 -- Honoring Purdue Univ. President Dr. Martin C. Jischke upon his retirement.
  • SCR 0094 -- Memorializing the lives of Lt. Gary E. Dudley & Special Deputy Gary L. Martin.
  • SCR 0100 -- Honoring Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra for its community outreach programs.
  • SCR 0104 -- Memorializing James P. Jontz, former congressman and state legislator.
  • SCR 0107 -- Study committee: vehicle crashes involving commercial motor vehicles.
  • SR 0007 -- Honoring Dale Templin, Chief Majority Doorkeeper Emeritus of the Senate.
  • SR 0008 -- Honoring Charles W. "Todd" Eggers, Majority Doorkeeper Emeritus of the Senate.
  • SR 0043 -- Honoring volunteers at the State Archives for their dedication and service.
  • SR 0067 -- Honoring Vic Heinold upon his retirement from the Senate.

Sponsored

  • HB 1034 -- Covered bridge funding.
  • HB 1100 -- Secure rail facilities.
  • HB 1479 -- Various alcoholic beverage matters.
  • HB 1500 -- Alcoholic beverage issues.
  • HB 1510 -- Gaming.
  • HB 1568 -- Marion County government.
  • HB 1763 -- Archeology.
  • HB 1818 -- State House displays.
  • HB 1837 -- Gaming.
  • HCR 0022 -- Honoring Andrew B. Buroker, Chairman of the American Heart Association.
  • HCR 0045 -- Honoring Heritage Christian HS girls' basketball team, Class 2A state champions.
  • HCR 0089 -- Honoring Tom Rugh for his dedication to community service.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1067 -- Pension issues.
  • HB 1306 -- Missing persons.
  • HCR 0054 -- Honoring retiring Indiana University President Adam W. Herbert.
  • HCR 0058 -- Recognizing Phillip J. Sachtleben on his departure from LSA.
  • HCR 0059 -- Recognizing the achievements of the Hulman-George families.
  • HCR 0079 -- Honoring President Gerald I. Lamkin, retiring IVY Tech president.