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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2009)

Author: Senator Brandt Hershman

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Authored

  • SB 0182 -- Criminal history checks.
  • SB 0271 -- Animal disease diagnostic laboratory.
  • SB 0285 -- Property tax payments.
  • SB 0319 -- Income tax deduction for property taxes.
  • SB 0420 -- Renewable energy.
  • SB 0421 -- Net metering.
  • SB 0422 -- Regulation of the solicitation of money along roads and highways.
  • SB 0423 -- Substitute natural gas contracts.
  • SB 0448 -- Property taxes.
  • SB 0470 -- Automatic taxpayer refund.
  • SB 0471 -- Electronic filing of campaign finance reports.
  • SB 0523 -- High speed Internet service initiative.
  • SB 0541 -- Various tax matters.
  • SB 0561 -- Property tax matters.
  • SCR 0015 -- Congratulating Monticello, Indiana on its 100th anniversary.
  • SCR 0029 -- Study issues pertaining to the sales tax treatment of car purchase discounts.
  • SCR 0033 -- Study committee on sales tax treatment of car purchase discounts.
  • SCR 0077 -- Memorializing Charles B. Cropper, Kokomo community leader.
  • SCR 0096 -- Urging INDOT to name bridge the Charlie Cropper Memorial Bridge.
  • SCR 0097 -- Urging INDOT to name bridge the Jan Buechler Memorial Bridge.
  • SR 0003 -- Honoring the Faith Christian School volleyball team, state champions.
  • SR 0004 -- Honoring the Faith Christian School soccer team, state champions.
  • SR 0018 -- Study of taxation of retirement benefits and military pay and benefits.
  • SR 0029 -- Honoring Captain Ron Scholz & Wheatfield Fire Dept. for successful rope rescue.
  • SR 0066 -- Honoring The Overtones for their commitment to spiritual enrichment of others.
  • SR 0077 -- Study committee on the role and responsibilities of sewer districts.
  • SR 0095 -- Recognizing Alan Terrell for advancing Indiana's telecommunications industry.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0011 -- Firearms in locked vehicles.
  • SB 0012 -- Possession of firearms at state universities.
  • SB 0039 -- Veterans' benefits.
  • SB 0294 -- Identity deception.
  • SB 0307 -- Silver alert for missing endangered adults.
  • SB 0335 -- Student discipline.
  • 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.
  • SJR 0001 -- Circuit breakers and other property tax matters.
  • SR 0010 -- Honoring Edith Chowning on her 103rd birthday.
  • SR 0040 -- Honoring Russell M. Plummer for his service as Senate doorkeeper.
  • SR 0042 -- Urging officials to stop mandates beyond scope of their delegated powers.
  • 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 0080 -- Honoring the Purdue men's basketball team, Big Ten tournament champions.
  • SR 0081 -- Congratulating the Purdue women's basketball team on their successful season.

Sponsored

  • HB 1032 -- Wabash River heritage corridor commission.
  • HB 1094 -- Property tax assessments and notices.
  • HB 1159 -- Donation of income tax refund to public schools.
  • HB 1226 -- Ohio River bridges project commission.
  • HB 1280 -- State budget and spending information on Internet.
  • HB 1303 -- Waiver of certain real property tax penalties.
  • HB 1345 -- Twenty-first century research and technology fund.
  • HB 1379 -- Unemployment compensation and labor issues.
  • HB 1447 -- Taxation matters.
  • HB 1471 -- Property taxation.
  • HB 1483 -- Off-road vehicles, farm wagons, and golf carts.
  • HB 1530 -- Funding of local government projects.
  • HB 1561 -- High speed Internet service initiative.
  • HB 1718 -- Sales tax increment financing.
  • HCR 0086 -- Honoring Purdue University men's basketball team, Big Ten tournament champions.
  • HCR 0087 -- Congratulating Robbie Hummel, MVP of the Big Ten tournament.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1326 -- Precinct election officers.
  • 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.