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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2010)

Author: Senator Joseph Zakas

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Authored

  • SB 0003 -- Bank branches in or near retail merchants.
  • SB 0004 -- Homestead assessed value growth cap.
  • SB 0065 -- Guardianships, estate administration, trusts matters, and wills.
  • SB 0066 -- Estate administration.
  • SB 0067 -- Trust matters.
  • SB 0089 -- Use of DNA evidence.
  • SB 0140 -- Adoption matters.
  • SB 0163 -- Various child support matters.
  • SB 0169 -- Fees for toll road emergency services.
  • SB 0170 -- Motor vehicle offenses.
  • SB 0247 -- Ignition interlock devices.
  • SB 0312 -- DNA.
  • SCR 0012 -- Honoring Bishop John Michael D'Arcy on the occasion of his retirement.
  • SCR 0033 -- Honoring Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades, new bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend diocese.
  • SCR 0048 -- Congratulating the Mishawaka High School wrestling team, state champions.
  • SR 0045 -- Honoring Philip E. Penn, President and CEO of Elkhart Chamber of Commerce.
  • SR 0046 -- Honoring Bill Darwin for his years of excellence in the field of broadcasting.
  • SR 0047 -- Recognizing Allen Strike for his success in the field of radio broadcasting.
  • SR 0049 -- Study committee on cleaning up property contaminated by methamphetamines.
  • SR 0071 -- Study committee on the topic of renter safety.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0102 -- Military and veteran matters.
  • SB 0114 -- Government ethics.
  • SB 0150 -- School year; calendar flexibility.
  • SB 0237 -- Interim study committee on economic development.
  • SB 0258 -- Reading deficiencies and student retention.
  • SB 0309 -- School corporation budget year.
  • SB 0394 -- Attorney general matters.
  • SCR 0030 -- Requesting prayers and support for men and women serving in the armed forces.
  • SCR 0047 -- Congratulating the Indianapolis Colts on making it to the Super Bowl.
  • SCR 0049 -- Memorializing Lettie Oliver, President of the Central Indiana Labor Council.
  • SR 0020 -- Urging INDOT to name Blackford County highway for Colonel Kevin A. Ford.
  • SR 0031 -- Recognizing Kirby J. Falkenberg for his service to YMCA of Michiana.
  • SR 0055 -- Honoring Senator Connie Sipes upon her retirement from the Indiana State Senate.
  • SR 0058 -- Honoring Senator Bob Deig upon his retirement from the Indiana State Senate.
  • SR 0064 -- Honoring Senator Gary P. Dillon on his retirement from the Indiana State Senate.
  • SR 0073 -- Recognizing Doctor Judith A. Monroe, former State Health Commissioner.

Sponsored

  • HB 1073 -- Termination of residential leases.
  • HB 1125 -- Highway matters.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1001 -- Government ethics.
  • HB 1135 -- Advanced placement exams; school counselors.
  • HB 1169 -- Volunteer advocates programs for incapacitated adults and seniors.
  • HB 1234 -- Criminal procedures and controlled substances.
  • HB 1271 -- Courts.
  • HB 1279 -- Texting while driving.
  • HB 1350 -- Uniform acts concerning civil procedure.
  • HCR 0007 -- Congratulating Miss Indiana USA Allison Lynn Biehle.
  • HCR 0018 -- Memorializing Trooper Jason E. Beal, killed in the line of duty.
  • HCR 0038 -- Celebrating the Emancipation Proclamation.
  • HCR 0048 -- Honoring Jimmy O'Donnell and survivors of the USS Indianapolis.
  • HCR 0056 -- Honoring Marine Corporals Matthew Skinner and Al Ensley, serving in Afghanistan.