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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2011)

Author: Senator James Merritt, Jr.

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Authored

  • SB 0054 -- Local regulation of video service franchises.
  • SB 0078 -- Alcoholic beverage matters.
  • SB 0102 -- Utility recovery of federally mandated costs.
  • SB 0112 -- Alcoholic beverage wholesalers.
  • SB 0127 -- Driver education.
  • SB 0228 -- Legislative study committees and commissions.
  • SB 0230 -- Transferring a child at a neutral location.
  • SB 0231 -- Motor vehicle repair insurance claims.
  • SB 0232 -- Public mass transportation fund.
  • SB 0251 -- Clean energy.
  • SB 0255 -- Carryout of alcoholic beverages.
  • SB 0260 -- Clean energy improvement financing district.
  • SB 0335 -- Public work projects.
  • SB 0478 -- State fair foundation.
  • SB 0479 -- Utility system improvement charges.
  • SB 0480 -- Various communications matters.
  • SB 0493 -- School employee records; misconduct.
  • SB 0494 -- Vehicle manufacturers and distributors.
  • SB 0512 -- Annual utility rate reviews.
  • SB 0517 -- Abandoned housing.
  • SB 0526 -- Government matters.
  • SB 0527 -- Intersection safety systems.
  • SB 0528 -- Various motor vehicle issues.
  • SB 0529 -- Stolen or misappropriated information technology.
  • SB 0537 -- State museum and historic sites.
  • SB 0554 -- Disseminating material harmful to minors.
  • SCR 0014 -- Recognizing the Museum Studies Students at Indiana University Purdue University.
  • SCR 0068 -- Memorializing Tom Carnegie, iconic voice of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
  • SR 0010 -- Study committee on the creation of a state patent law.
  • SR 0022 -- Honoring Frank J. Anderson for an outstanding dedicated public servant career.
  • SR 0043 -- Study committee of increases in long-term health care insurance premiums.
  • SR 0057 -- Urging study committee on unfair practice laws and use of stolen IT.
  • SR 0087 -- Honoring Senate Republican Interns of the 117th General Assembly.
  • SR 0111 -- Honoring Cathedral HS Football team, 2010 Class 4A state champions.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0269 -- Marion county auto rental and admissions taxes.
  • SB 0504 -- Merit system for Marion County sheriff deputies.
  • SCR 0024 -- Memorializing Officer Renee Rickard.
  • SCR 0044 -- Recognizing Indiana National Guard soldiers deploying in 2011.
  • SCR 0054 -- Congratulating Indianapolis Children's Choir on 25th anniversary.
  • SCR 0062 -- Honoring Bernadette Bartlett on the occasion of her retirement from LSA.
  • SCR 0063 -- Recognizing the young Festival Princesses for 2011 Indianapolis 500.
  • SCR 0066 -- Honoring Mark Weaver for being inducted into the National Teachers Hall of Fame.
  • SCR 0072 -- Memorializing former State Senator Joseph W. Harrison.
  • SR 0008 -- Congratulating Purdue University's Air Force ROTC program for winning award.
  • SR 0013 -- Recognizing the 75th anniversary of Indiana Student Financial Aid Association.
  • SR 0042 -- Memorializing Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officer David Spencer Moore.
  • SR 0052 -- Honoring James Sperlik on the occasion of his retirement from LSA.
  • SR 0074 -- Honoring Elmer Hoehn from Clark County, for a remarkable public service career.
  • SR 0086 -- Honoring Senator Bray and his wife Maureen on their 50th wedding anniversary.
  • SR 0114 -- Urging the Indiana delegation to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
  • SR 0121 -- Honoring Dan Novreske on his retirement, 40 years service in state government.

Sponsored

  • HB 1068 -- Public safety officer personal information.
  • HB 1079 -- Veteran's records.
  • HB 1131 -- Video service franchise fees.
  • HB 1224 -- Speed zones for all year schools.
  • HB 1325 -- Criminal conversion of leased motor vehicles.
  • HB 1539 -- Marion County COIT.
  • HCR 0018 -- Recognizing the IUPUI Museum Studies Collections Care & Management course.

Co-Sponsored

  • HCR 0004 -- Urging the Governor to proclaim Feb. 6 as Ronald Reagan Day.
  • HCR 0008 -- Urging INDOT to rename I-465 the U.S.S. Indianapolis Memorial Highway.
  • HCR 0014 -- Commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
  • HCR 0020 -- Celebrating Black History Month.
  • HCR 0024 -- Urging that Feb. 6 be observed as "Ronald Reagan Day."
  • HCR 0060 -- Urging INDOT to rename Interstate 465 "USS Indianapolis Memorial Highway".