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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2012)

Author: Senator Jim Banks

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Authored

  • SB 0057 -- Inheritance tax and estate tax.
  • SB 0085 -- Attorney's fees in civil action.
  • SB 0179 -- Virtual instruction course requirement.
  • SB 0180 -- Firearms on school property.
  • SB 0181 -- Possession of firearms on state property.
  • SB 0182 -- State educational institutions; credit transfers.
  • SB 0183 -- Sexually oriented businesses.
  • SB 0237 -- Noncode statutes.
  • SB 0253 -- Military education and training.
  • SB 0340 -- Physical plant requirements for abortion clinics.
  • SB 0341 -- Written materials on abortions.
  • SB 0392 -- State educational institution grading practices.
  • SB 0398 -- State chemist issues.
  • SCR 0019 -- Study of current oversight structure applicable to IPFW.
  • SR 0003 -- Study of creating an industrial zone for automotive related industry.
  • SR 0007 -- Study of instructional and non-instructional spending by school corporations.
  • SR 0032 -- Honoring Jeremy Gulley on being named Citizen of the Year by the Herald Press.
  • SR 0033 -- Honoring Marion HS students who participated in Young Entrepreneur Program.
  • SR 0034 -- Congratulating Whitko HS art department on art exhibition in Taipai.
  • SR 0045 -- Extending gratitude to Helena Chemical.
  • SR 0059 -- Honoring Ted Little on his retirement from the Wabash County Council.
  • SR 0081 -- Honoring F. Howard Halderman, Distinguished Agriculture Alumni of Purdue.
  • SR 0082 -- Raising awareness of Inflammatory Breast Cancer.
  • SR 0087 -- Study of grade inflation at state educational institutions.
  • SR 0097 -- Congratulating Christy Fulk, Warsaw, Indiana Teacher of the Year.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0001 -- Self-defense.
  • SB 0004 -- Human trafficking.
  • SB 0006 -- Knives with automatic blades.
  • SB 0031 -- Grants from military family relief fund.
  • SB 0054 -- State university use of eminent domain.
  • SB 0072 -- Abortion matters.
  • SB 0089 -- Teaching of creation science.
  • SB 0138 -- Alcoholic beverage wholesalers.
  • SB 0231 -- Contracting with persons that invest in Iran.
  • SB 0243 -- Silencers when hunting.
  • SB 0269 -- Employee's right to work.
  • SB 0373 -- Common core state standards.
  • SB 0415 -- Liability for use of school facilities.
  • 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 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 0056 -- Honoring Lois Rockhill on her retirement.
  • 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 1007 -- Drug testing.
  • HB 1009 -- Technical corrections.
  • HB 1016 -- Design-build projects.
  • HB 1163 -- Bonding and retainage in public works projects.
  • HB 1199 -- Inheritance tax.
  • HB 1220 -- Commission for higher education.
  • HB 1265 -- Hunting preserves.
  • HB 1312 -- Sale of poultry at farmer's markets.
  • HCR 0019 -- Honoring Melanie Park, Indiana's 2012 Teacher of the Year.
  • HCR 0026 -- Honoring the Parkview Whitley Hospital nursing staff.
  • HCR 0029 -- Honoring Ivy West, Keaton Irwin and the Whitko High School art department.
  • HCR 0033 -- Honoring Jim Argerbright for his service to the Whitley County community.
  • HCR 0034 -- Honoring John Lefever for his services to Whitley County.
  • HCR 0040 -- Thanking LSA's Office of Code Revision.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1001 -- Employee's right to work.
  • HB 1034 -- Historic cemeteries.
  • HB 1150 -- Family friendly school designation.
  • HB 1205 -- School employee contracts.
  • HB 1279 -- Various natural resources matters.
  • 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.