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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2009)

Author: Senator Karen Tallian

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Authored

  • SB 0008 -- Authority to solemnize marriages.
  • SB 0016 -- Learner's permits and graduated licenses.
  • SB 0021 -- Theft of metal.
  • SB 0022 -- Death penalty and mental illness.
  • SB 0172 -- Electronic recording of custodial interrogations.
  • SB 0308 -- Uniform environmental covenants act.
  • SB 0309 -- Medically accurate information.
  • SB 0376 -- Line of duty disability from Parkinson's disease.
  • SB 0404 -- Homeowners associations.
  • SB 0419 -- Antidegradation of surface waters.
  • SB 0460 -- Environmental land use restrictions.
  • SB 0461 -- Environmental issues.
  • SB 0465 -- Department of labor administrative matters.
  • SB 0469 -- Limited liability for certain asbestos claims.
  • SB 0492 -- Residential mortgage foreclosures.
  • SB 0533 -- IOSHA and labor administrative matters.
  • SR 0020 -- Congratulating Vernon Rudolph Charlson on his 100th birthday.
  • SR 0073 -- Study committee regarding EMS personnel.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0039 -- Veterans' benefits.
  • SB 0047 -- Conversion by failure to return rented property.
  • SB 0078 -- Prosecuting attorneys retirement fund issues.
  • SB 0084 -- Department of workforce development, state and local government matters.
  • SB 0173 -- Law enforcement training board.
  • SB 0177 -- Fees for fire or other emergency services.
  • SB 0222 -- Killing a domestic animal.
  • SB 0370 -- PERF/TRF administrative matters.
  • SB 0448 -- Property taxes.
  • SB 0478 -- Improper classification of workers.
  • SB 0535 -- Indiana public retirement system.
  • SB 0559 -- Worker's compensation matters.
  • SCR 0006 -- Honoring Coach Joe Tiller for his success at Purdue University.
  • SCR 0008 -- Congratulating Barack Obama for his election to the US presidency.
  • SCR 0014 -- Honoring Dr. Suellen Kinder Reed for her dedication to bettering education.
  • SCR 0021 -- Honoring Attorney General Steve Carter for eight years of public service.
  • SCR 0034 -- Honoring Hoosier athletes and coaches who competed in 2008 Olympics.
  • SCR 0047 -- Honoring Naomi Mynatt for volunteer service to the Kingsway Community Center.
  • SCR 0053 -- Honoring Senator Robert Meeks upon his retirement from the Indiana Senate.
  • SCR 0065 -- Recognizing the importance of farms and agribusinesses to Indiana's economy.
  • SCR 0074 -- Recognizing the Indiana Restaurant Association on its 75th anniversary.
  • SCR 0082 -- Honoring Kathy Smith-Andrew for a lifetime of public service and education.
  • SCR 0087 -- Urging observance of March 30th as "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day."
  • SCR 0108 -- Memorializing Maggie M. Brents for her devotion to her community.
  • SCR 0111 -- Memorializing H. John Okeson for his service to the people of Indiana.
  • SR 0010 -- Honoring Edith Chowning on her 103rd birthday.
  • SR 0029 -- Honoring Captain Ron Scholz & Wheatfield Fire Dept. for successful rope rescue.
  • SR 0037 -- Urging use of stimulus money to create jobs in Indiana.
  • SR 0040 -- Honoring Russell M. Plummer for his service as Senate doorkeeper.
  • SR 0044 -- Regarding the need for the US to address the problem of global climate change.
  • SR 0051 -- Honoring Robert Andrew's distinguished career & wishing him a happy retirement.
  • SR 0058 -- Urging INDOT to name part of US 33 highway for Senator Marvin D. Riegsecker.
  • SR 0070 -- Honoring Mr. Isaac E. Randolph, Jr. for relief provided to flood victims.
  • SR 0071 -- Honoring the Midwest Food Bank for providing assistance to flood victims.
  • SR 0084 -- Honoring the Senate Democrat interns for their service.

Sponsored

  • HB 1014 -- Age discrimination.
  • HB 1036 -- Education issues.
  • HB 1048 -- Indiana public retirement system.
  • HB 1063 -- Youth shelters.
  • HB 1076 -- Public school collective bargaining agreements.
  • HB 1133 -- State employee job evaluation system.
  • HB 1176 -- Residential mortgage lending practices.
  • HB 1348 -- Energy conservation codes and standards.
  • HB 1408 -- Mortgage lending practices.
  • HB 1415 -- Tax deduction for solar powered roof vents and fans.
  • HB 1461 -- School employers and school employees.
  • HB 1498 -- Public pensions.
  • HB 1607 -- Regional transportation districts.
  • HB 1633 -- Foreclosure of residential mortgages.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1271 -- Retail consignment sales.
  • HB 1379 -- Unemployment compensation and labor issues.
  • HB 1546 -- PERF and TRF administrative matters; PERF 13th check.
  • HB 1547 -- Divestment of public pension investments.
  • HB 1593 -- Practicing as a surgical technologist.
  • HB 1637 -- Mortgage foreclosures.
  • HB 1660 -- Regional transportation districts.
  • HB 1669 -- Geothermal conversion loans and energy efficiency.
  • HB 1716 -- Little Calumet River basin development commission.
  • HCR 0030 -- Memorializing John Jefferson "Jeff" Hays, former member of the House.
  • HCR 0038 -- Congratulating Katie Stam, Miss Indiana and Miss America 2009.
  • HCR 0062 -- Requesting prayers and support for the men & women serving in the armed forces.
  • HCR 0090 -- Honoring Stan Jones upon his retirement from IN Commission for Higher Education.