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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2008)

Author: Senator Joseph Zakas

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Authored

  • SB 0031 -- State highway property acquisition.
  • SB 0037 -- Rights-of-way for state highways.
  • SB 0060 -- Presidential electors.
  • SB 0077 -- Funeral planning.
  • SB 0078 -- Probate and trust matters.
  • SB 0121 -- Donations by local units to community foundations.
  • SB 0184 -- Use of DNA evidence.
  • SB 0185 -- State rainy day fund reserves.
  • SB 0272 -- Property tax benefits for trusts.
  • SB 0279 -- Property tax assessment.
  • SB 0286 -- Ballast water and sediment in oceangoing vessels.
  • SB 0294 -- Trustee duties concerning life insurance.
  • SB 0332 -- Medicaid disproportionate share providers.
  • SCR 0048 -- Honoring Gabriella Agostino, state diving champion.
  • SR 0003 -- Recognizing the Serra Club of South Bend on its 60th anniversary.
  • SR 0015 -- Honoring Ryan Newman, South Bend native, for winning NASCAR's Daytona 500.
  • SR 0032 -- Congratulating Steven Sandefer, Mishawaka, on his state wrestling title.
  • SR 0045 -- Honoring Mishawaka Cavemen wrestlers on their state title.
  • SR 0046 -- Honoring Pat Naples, Penn HS, on winning the Indiana state debate tournament.
  • SR 0047 -- Honoring Steve Stahl, Elkhart Memorial HS, for his state wrestling title.
  • SR 0063 -- Honoring Adams High School on winning mock trial state championship.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0014 -- Elimination of state property tax levies.
  • SB 0027 -- Cooling off period for domestic battery.
  • SB 0045 -- Great Lakes Compact.
  • SB 0089 -- Regulation of mortgage lenders.
  • SB 0114 -- Annexation.
  • SB 0123 -- Agriculture matters.
  • SB 0171 -- Crimes against persons with a disability.
  • SB 0180 -- Child abduction and seduction.
  • SB 0263 -- Property tax deduction for the blind and disabled.
  • SB 0267 -- Income tax deduction or credit for property tax.
  • SB 0330 -- Eligibility for long term care policy deduction.
  • SB 0350 -- Community mental health centers.
  • SCR 0028 -- Honoring men and women from Indiana killed in Afghanistan and Iraq.
  • SCR 0029 -- Recognizing Indiana National Guard for its service to the state.
  • SCR 0031 -- Commending Vietnam War veterans.
  • SCR 0054 -- Recognizing 75th anniversary of the Indiana State Police Department.
  • SCR 0059 -- Urging INDOT to rename part of IN 3 for Senator David C. Ford.
  • SJR 0001 -- Circuit breakers and other property tax matters.
  • SR 0005 -- Recognizing Lt. General Harold G. Moore upon his recent book.
  • SR 0020 -- Recognizing John M. Frank for efforts to honor graduates serving in military.
  • SR 0037 -- Honoring J. Eric Dietz, Indiana first Homeland Security director.
  • SR 0060 -- Honoring Senator Sam Smith upon his retirement from the Senate.
  • SR 0061 -- Honoring Senator Glenn Howard upon his retirement from the Senate.
  • SR 0065 -- Honoring Senator Marvin Riegsecker upon his retirement from the Senate.
  • SR 0066 -- Honoring Senator Robert Jackman upon his retirement from the Senate.
  • SR 0067 -- Honoring Senator Jeff Drozda upon his retirement from the Senate.
  • SR 0068 -- Honoring Senator Thomas Weatherwax upon his retirement from the Senate.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1060 -- Great Lakes compact.
  • HB 1067 -- United States flag protocol for Indiana soldiers.
  • HB 1074 -- Disarming a law enforcement officer.
  • HB 1134 -- Sex offenders.
  • HCR 0010 -- Congratulating Tony Stewart on winning the 2007 Allstate 400.