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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2007)

Author: Senator Connie Sipes

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Authored

  • SB 0005 -- Nursing facility quality assessment fee.
  • SB 0104 -- Child Care Committees.
  • SB 0136 -- Extension of dentistry instructor licenses.
  • SB 0191 -- Coroner issues.
  • SB 0198 -- Charges at state mental health institutions.
  • SB 0201 -- Medicaid and other health care matters.
  • SB 0204 -- Mandated benefit task force.
  • SB 0224 -- Methadone diversion control and oversight program.
  • SB 0271 -- Next of kin control of bodies in murder cases.
  • SB 0272 -- Determination of high school graduation rates.
  • SB 0273 -- Child support.
  • SB 0274 -- Sewage disposal service in rural areas.
  • SB 0316 -- Definition of knowing.
  • SB 0450 -- Opioid treatment program moratorium and report.
  • SB 0451 -- Emergency communication disorder permits.
  • SB 0464 -- Missing persons.
  • SB 0482 -- Possession of exotic animals.
  • SB 0504 -- TANF.
  • SCR 0089 -- Memorializing Bill Chilton, New Albany public servant and educator.
  • SCR 0103 -- Recognizing the academic achievements of Gary School Corp. during this year.
  • SR 0040 -- Honoring the Children's Center on the Indiana University Southeast campus.
  • SR 0041 -- Honoring Floyds Knobs Elementary School on its 10th anniversary.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0327 -- Immunization for school age girls.
  • SB 0328 -- Department of child services and Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act.
  • SB 0408 -- Programs for high ability students.
  • SB 0441 -- College admission standards.
  • SB 0503 -- Disproportionate share hospitals and health.
  • SB 0520 -- Methamphetamine registry and other criminal information.
  • SB 0550 -- Anatomical gifts.
  • SB 0567 -- Full-day kindergarten.
  • 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 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 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.
  • SJR 0014 -- Constitution of the State of Indiana concerning the bill of rights.
  • SR 0004 -- Honoring former Senator Billie J. Breaux upon her retirement from the Senate.
  • 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 0059 -- Honoring the Senate Democrat interns for this session.
  • SR 0067 -- Honoring Vic Heinold upon his retirement from the Senate.

Sponsored

  • HB 1115 -- Canine issues.
  • HB 1165 -- Tax credit for truck auxiliary power unit.
  • HB 1166 -- Sales tax rebate for developing a tourist site.
  • HB 1167 -- Child and dependent care tax credit.
  • HB 1258 -- Faculty member on university boards.
  • HB 1266 -- Twenty-first century scholarships.
  • HB 1300 -- Advanced placement programs.
  • HB 1304 -- Academic standards tested on ISTEP.
  • HB 1306 -- Missing persons.
  • HB 1389 -- School deregulation.
  • HB 1406 -- Kinship caregivers.
  • HB 1581 -- Teacher professional development days.
  • HB 1656 -- Property taxes.
  • HB 1723 -- Temporary teacher contracts.
  • HB 1726 -- Missing children.
  • HB 1797 -- Academic achievement.
  • HCR 0075 -- Recognizing Rafia Zakaria for her efforts to promote human rights.
  • HJR 0013 -- Early learning trust fund.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1067 -- Pension issues.
  • HB 1256 -- Diversity committees at state universities.
  • HB 1257 -- Property tax distributions to charter schools.
  • HB 1428 -- Autism and Asperger's training for school personnel.
  • HB 1452 -- Various insurance matters.
  • HB 1456 -- Utility receipts tax.
  • HB 1457 -- Birth problems registry and registration of mobile health entities.
  • HB 1647 -- Twenty-first Century scholarships; GEDs; informational graduation rate.
  • HB 1816 -- Teacher certification.
  • HB 1821 -- Professions and occupations.
  • 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.