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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2009)

Author: Senator Thomas Wyss

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  • SB 0016 -- Learner's permits and graduated licenses.
  • SB 0039 -- Veterans' benefits.
  • SB 0133 -- Terrorism.
  • SB 0162 -- Extra heavy duty highways.
  • SB 0196 -- Electronic devices while operating a motor vehicle.
  • SB 0226 -- Charter school services for children.
  • SB 0227 -- Access of charter schools to various funds.
  • SB 0228 -- End of route inspection by bus drivers.
  • SB 0249 -- Transportation and tort claim matters.
  • SB 0250 -- Bail.
  • SB 0251 -- Criminal intelligence information.
  • SB 0252 -- Operating while intoxicated.
  • SB 0269 -- Public safety.
  • SB 0270 -- Occupational certification requirements.
  • SB 0322 -- Firefighter training.
  • SB 0356 -- Military family leave.
  • SB 0376 -- Line of duty disability from Parkinson's disease.
  • SB 0391 -- Drivers' licenses and identification cards.
  • SB 0464 -- State trauma care.
  • SB 0510 -- Compact for education for military children.
  • SB 0524 -- Department of heritage and cultural resources.
  • SB 0558 -- Public safety disability benefits.
  • SCR 0012 -- Honoring the 122nd Fighter Wing of the Indiana Air National Guard.
  • SCR 0041 -- Honoring Alexandra Klaehn, Spirit of Community Award winner.
  • SCR 0055 -- Recognizing Target Chip Ganassi Racing for their accomplishments.
  • SCR 0056 -- Recognizing Target Chip Ganassi Racing for their contributions to auto racing.
  • SCR 0075 -- Honoring James LaMarca for receiving the Siemens Award for Advanced Placement.
  • SCR 0076 -- Honoring Dr. Harold Burdette for commitment to cancer research and treatment.
  • SCR 0079 -- Honoring the life and career of Dr. Stephen Douglass Williams.
  • SR 0036 -- Honoring Steven C. Fortriede, Allen County, for his years of service to library.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0003 -- Juvenile DNA testing.
  • SB 0004 -- Use of DNA evidence.
  • SB 0007 -- Resisting law enforcement and license suspension.
  • SB 0024 -- DNA for felony arrestees.
  • SB 0041 -- Attempted sex crimes as enhancement at sentencing.
  • SB 0048 -- Child solicitation.
  • SB 0092 -- Sex offenders and the Internet.
  • SB 0181 -- Sex crimes.
  • SB 0236 -- Sentence enhancement for feticide.
  • SB 0239 -- Sex or violent offender registration.
  • SB 0307 -- Silver alert for missing endangered adults.
  • SB 0348 -- Library services planning.
  • SB 0389 -- Traffic infraction detection systems.
  • SB 0554 -- Breast cancer screening and Medicaid eligibility.
  • 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 0016 -- Study whether inheritance tax results in disadvantage compared to other states.
  • SR 0029 -- Honoring Captain Ron Scholz & Wheatfield Fire Dept. for successful rope rescue.
  • SR 0040 -- Honoring Russell M. Plummer for his service as Senate doorkeeper.
  • 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 0096 -- Urging State Police to name post in Elkhart County for Senator Robert L. Meeks.

Sponsored

  • HB 1096 -- Mortgage deduction application.
  • HB 1107 -- Compact for education for military children.
  • HB 1130 -- Drivers licenses.
  • HB 1132 -- Department of correction and police powers.
  • HB 1135 -- Veterans' benefits.
  • HB 1182 -- Health care services for county prisoners.
  • HB 1215 -- Trauma care hospital fund.
  • HB 1331 -- Body armor for police officers.
  • HB 1336 -- Immunity for off-road vehicle operation.
  • HB 1339 -- Child restraint systems; special purpose buses.
  • HB 1346 -- Various election matters.
  • HB 1512 -- Endangered adult advisory.
  • HB 1604 -- Local and state taxes.
  • HB 1650 -- Motor vehicle matters.
  • HB 1660 -- Regional transportation districts.
  • HCR 0069 -- Supporting Indiana armed forces members and awareness of stress disorders.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1382 -- Coverage related to clinical trials.
  • HB 1547 -- Divestment of public pension investments.
  • HCR 0024 -- Honoring Kerry Beth Spradlin for her years of public service.
  • 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 0086 -- Honoring Purdue University men's basketball team, Big Ten tournament champions.
  • HCR 0087 -- Congratulating Robbie Hummel, MVP of the Big Ten tournament.
  • HCR 0090 -- Honoring Stan Jones upon his retirement from IN Commission for Higher Education.