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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2012)

Author: Senator Dennis Kruse

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Authored

  • SB 0035 -- Definition of child care ministry.
  • SB 0083 -- Cursive writing in school curriculum.
  • SB 0084 -- Class basketball.
  • SB 0088 -- Proof of residency for homestead deduction.
  • SB 0089 -- Teaching of creation science.
  • SB 0090 -- Application of foreign law.
  • SB 0126 -- Mandatory half-day kindergarten enrollment.
  • SB 0151 -- Library expansion referenda for unserved areas.
  • SB 0152 -- Allen circuit court.
  • SB 0179 -- Virtual instruction course requirement.
  • SB 0181 -- Possession of firearms on state property.
  • SB 0183 -- Sexually oriented businesses.
  • SB 0236 -- Various education matters.
  • SB 0251 -- School prayer.
  • SB 0267 -- Education concerning child abuse.
  • SB 0268 -- Advisory committee on early education.
  • SB 0280 -- School finance.
  • SB 0283 -- Nonpublic alternative high schools; residential facilities.
  • SB 0284 -- Teacher contracts and evaluations.
  • SB 0297 -- School start date.
  • SB 0305 -- Multiple ADM counts.
  • SB 0341 -- Written materials on abortions.
  • SB 0373 -- Common core state standards.
  • SB 0374 -- Graduation rate determination.
  • SB 0384 -- School accreditation.
  • SB 0392 -- State educational institution grading practices.
  • SB 0415 -- Liability for use of school facilities.
  • SCR 0019 -- Study of current oversight structure applicable to IPFW.
  • SR 0111 -- Congratulating Concordia HS girls basketball team, 3A state champions.
  • SR 0112 -- Congratulating Canterbury HS girls basketball team state champions.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0001 -- Self-defense.
  • SB 0004 -- Human trafficking.
  • SB 0054 -- State university use of eminent domain.
  • SB 0057 -- Inheritance tax and estate tax.
  • SB 0072 -- Abortion matters.
  • SB 0085 -- Attorney's fees in civil action.
  • SB 0122 -- Performance contracts to sing national anthem.
  • SB 0155 -- Higher education employment age limits.
  • SB 0182 -- State educational institutions; credit transfers.
  • SB 0212 -- Utility facility relocation.
  • SB 0231 -- Contracting with persons that invest in Iran.
  • SB 0234 -- Synthetic drugs (including "bath salts").
  • SB 0269 -- Employee's right to work.
  • SB 0293 -- Inheritance tax.
  • SB 0340 -- Physical plant requirements for abortion clinics.
  • SCR 0015 -- Honoring Indianapolis Super Bowl Committee.
  • SCR 0023 -- Recognizing the 122nd Fighter Wing "Blacksnakes".
  • SCR 0034 -- Urging the Governor to designate March 30th, Welcome Home Vietnam Veteran's Day.
  • SR 0007 -- Study of instructional and non-instructional spending by school corporations.
  • SR 0019 -- Recognizing the valuable contribution of the Indiana Sheriff's Association.
  • SR 0037 -- Honoring Annie Burns Hicks, the first African-American teacher in Hammond.
  • SR 0038 -- Study of common core state standards.
  • SR 0079 -- Honoring Senator Beverly Gard on her retirement from the Indiana Senate.
  • SR 0080 -- Honoring Senator Richard Bray on his retirement from the Indiana Senate.

Sponsored

  • HB 1047 -- Education study committee.
  • HB 1150 -- Family friendly school designation.
  • HB 1169 -- School discipline.
  • HB 1205 -- School employee contracts.
  • HB 1270 -- Higher education.
  • HB 1349 -- Drainage boards.
  • HCR 0039 -- Honoring Paul Oakes for his services to the Indianapolis area.
  • HCR 0050 -- Honoring Wayne A. Madden of Auburn for his community service.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1001 -- Employee's right to work.
  • HB 1050 -- Health care sharing ministries.
  • HB 1058 -- Adoption of budget for reorganized school.
  • HB 1116 -- Military education and training.
  • HB 1134 -- School transportation.
  • HB 1220 -- Commission for higher education.
  • HB 1279 -- Various natural resources matters.
  • HB 1312 -- Sale of poultry at farmer's markets.
  • HCR 0004 -- Honoring Josh Bleill, wounded in Iraq, for dedication in facing his injuries.
  • HCR 0017 -- Marking the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts.
  • HCR 0028 -- Honoring Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard on his retirement.