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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2008)

Author: Senator James Merritt, Jr.

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Authored

  • SB 0002 -- School board elections at general election time.
  • SB 0100 -- Committee to study taxation of homestead property.
  • SB 0149 -- Coroner and deputy coroner training.
  • SB 0175 -- Various INDOT matters.
  • SB 0176 -- Courthouse preservation advisory commission.
  • SB 0177 -- Medical examiners.
  • SB 0260 -- Finance in a consolidated city.
  • SB 0261 -- False informing and DNA collection.
  • SB 0280 -- Marion County government.
  • SB 0338 -- Electronic registration and titling of vehicles.
  • SB 0339 -- Various motor vehicle matters.
  • SJR 0004 -- Coroners - constitutional amendment to eliminate.
  • SJR 0017 -- County officers.
  • SR 0025 -- Honoring Zhejiang Province of the People's Republic of China.
  • SR 0064 -- Honoring Senate Republican interns for their outstanding work during session.
  • SR 0069 -- Honoring Joyce Christmas upon her retirement from the Senate staff.

Co-Authored

  • HB 1067 -- United States flag protocol for Indiana soldiers.
  • SB 0016 -- Property tax assessing duties.
  • SB 0021 -- Additional 2007 homestead credit.
  • SB 0184 -- Use of DNA evidence.
  • SB 0249 -- Emergency medical services commission.
  • SB 0250 -- Indiana Veterans' Home.
  • SB 0283 -- Online or mail renewal of driver's license.
  • 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.
  • 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 0023 -- Regulatory Flexibility Comm. to study impact of utilities on private property.
  • 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.

Sponsored

  • HB 1026 -- Funerals and cemeteries.
  • HB 1045 -- Courthouse preservation advisory commission.
  • HB 1108 -- Sheriff's compensation.
  • HB 1129 -- Archeology.
  • HB 1159 -- 211 services.
  • HB 1202 -- Abraham Lincoln license plate.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1067 -- United States flag protocol for Indiana soldiers.
  • HB 1165 -- Homeless children, foster youth, and education.
  • HB 1245 -- Mass transit funding.
  • HB 1290 -- Foster care, child services and placement of children.
  • HCR 0010 -- Congratulating Tony Stewart on winning the 2007 Allstate 400.
  • HCR 0029 -- Honoring Father Boniface Hardin on his retirement.