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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2013)

Author: Representative Vernon Smith

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Authored

  • HB 1183 -- Abandoned structure liens.
  • HB 1184 -- Sewer rates for multipurpose buildings.
  • HB 1228 -- Property taxes.
  • HB 1240 -- Use of tax increment financing (TIF) proceeds for public safety.
  • HB 1241 -- Lake County municipal taxes.
  • HB 1571 -- Automatic and semiautomatic weapons.
  • HB 1572 -- Terminate choice scholarship program.
  • HB 1573 -- Sewer and storm water fees incurred by tenants.
  • HB 1574 -- Credit time for behavior management programs.
  • HB 1575 -- Commission for a drug free Indiana.
  • HR 0008 -- Commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
  • HR 0010 -- Urging INDOT to erect a memorial honoring State Trooper Scott Patrick.
  • HR 0011 -- Celebrating Black History Month.
  • HR 0045 -- Honoring Tony Lux, Merrillville superintendent of schools, upon his retirement.
  • HR 0077 -- Honoring the African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc.
  • HR 0087 -- Honoring the African-American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc.

Co-Authored

  • HB 1159 -- School liability.
  • HB 1237 -- Intrastate transportation regulation.
  • HB 1306 -- Age for mandatory school attendance.
  • HB 1341 -- Standard electronic transcripts.
  • HB 1364 -- Intimidation or torment of a school employee.
  • HB 1481 -- Permits for loads.
  • HB 1577 -- Termination of charter school board.
  • HCR 0006 -- Designating the Honor and Remember Flag as the state symbol of sacrifice.
  • HCR 0015 -- Urging INDOT to designate U.S. 41 the Purple Heart Trail.
  • HCR 0016 -- Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
  • HCR 0025 -- Honoring Chancellor J. Guadalupe Valtierra on his retirement from Ivy Tech.
  • HCR 0032 -- Honoring Karen Kay Leonard for her service to the League of Women Voters.
  • HCR 0036 -- Honoring Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority for its services to the nation.
  • HCR 0041 -- Honoring April 24, 2013, as High School Radio Day.
  • HCR 0051 -- Urging Congress to repeal the new federal excise tax on medical devices.
  • HCR 0055 -- Congratulating former Governor Whitcomb upon his recent marriage.
  • HR 0026 -- Memorializing Timothy McCormick & Cody Medley, EMTs killed in the line of duty.

Co-Sponsored

  • SB 0115 -- Combat to college program.
  • SB 0319 -- Soil productivity factors.
  • SB 0338 -- Absenteeism; school improvement plans.
  • SB 0406 -- Postsecondary enrollment opportunities.
  • SB 0422 -- Family friendly school designation.
  • SB 0465 -- Indiana works councils.
  • SCR 0006 -- Congratulating the Indiana Fever for winning the 2012 WNBA Championship.
  • SCR 0037 -- Honoring Nancy Papas upon her retirement from the IN State Teachers Assoc.
  • SCR 0059 -- Honoring Kenny Cragen, longtime lobbyist, upon his retirement.