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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2013)

Author: Senator Joseph Zakas

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Authored

  • SB 0002 -- DNA and arrestees.
  • SB 0003 -- Juvenile DNA testing.
  • SB 0018 -- Vehicle Bill.
  • SB 0117 -- Ice skating rink liability.
  • SB 0118 -- Use of DNA evidence.
  • SB 0200 -- Presidential electors.
  • SB 0201 -- Homestead assessed value growth cap.
  • SB 0245 -- Collection of DNA samples from felony arrestees.
  • SB 0277 -- Methamphetamine vehicle information disclosure.
  • SB 0278 -- Homestead property tax bill cap.
  • SB 0279 -- Nonnamed parties in foreclosure actions.
  • SB 0382 -- Senior consumer protection act.
  • SB 0511 -- Mortgage release by title insurance companies.
  • SB 0514 -- Inheritance tax exemption for certain farms.
  • SB 0524 -- Indiana-Michigan state boundary commission.
  • SB 0577 -- Income tax credit for toll road charges.
  • SCR 0034 -- Congratulating Judge Peter Nemeth upon his retirement.
  • SCR 0057 -- Honoring the Marian Knights soccer team, Class 1A state champions.
  • SCR 0058 -- Recognizing Penn High School for winning Class 1 IN Academic Spell Bowl Finals.
  • SR 0092 -- Congratulating Ethan Chu on winning the Igor Sikorsky Youth Innovator Award.
  • SR 0093 -- Honoring Manti Te'O of the Univ. of Notre Dame football team for 2012 season.
  • SR 0094 -- Congratulating Tyler Eifert, winner of the 2012 John Mackey Award.
  • SR 0097 -- Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Behmer family's farm.
  • SR 0098 -- Honoring Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly, Coach of the Year.
  • SR 0099 -- Recognizing the 170th anniversary of the University of Notre Dame du Lac.
  • SR 0100 -- Honoring Elkhart Community Schools for community service program.
  • SR 0105 -- Honoring Skylar Diggins, Notre Dame, upon being selected in the WNBA draft.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0105 -- Child abuse and neglect inquiries.
  • SB 0125 -- Child fatality reviews and commission on children.
  • SB 0160 -- School employee background checks.
  • SB 0164 -- Child in need of services petitions.
  • SB 0236 -- Mortgages and liens on real property.
  • SB 0347 -- Child solicitation and attempt.
  • SB 0393 -- Training grants from local major moves funds.
  • SB 0509 -- Human trafficking.
  • SB 0536 -- Synthetic drugs.
  • SB 0572 -- Child fatality reviews.
  • SCR 0001 -- Honoring Jack Ross upon his retirement from LSA.
  • SCR 0003 -- Memorializing Sergeant Bradley Atwell, killed in Afghanistan.
  • SCR 0006 -- Congratulating the Indiana Fever for winning the 2012 WNBA Championship.
  • SCR 0007 -- Memorializing former Senator John R. Sinks.
  • SCR 0024 -- Memorializing Bishop Emeritus John D'Arcy.
  • SCR 0029 -- Honoring Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana on its 50th anniversary.
  • SCR 0031 -- Recognizing Andretti Autosports.
  • SCR 0032 -- Recognizing Don Schumacher Racing.
  • SCR 0033 -- Recognizing Target Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates.
  • SCR 0037 -- Honoring Nancy Papas upon her retirement from the IN State Teachers Assoc.
  • SCR 0039 -- Congratulating State of Israel's 65th Anniv. & supporting right to self-defense.
  • SCR 0050 -- Honoring John Ryan upon his retirement from Department of Child Services.
  • SCR 0059 -- Honoring Kenny Cragen, longtime lobbyist, upon his retirement.
  • SR 0001 -- Honoring Diane Marshall for 28 years of distinguished service.
  • SR 0022 -- Honoring Vi Simpson upon her retirement from the Indiana Senate.
  • SR 0026 -- Recognizing Commander Kevin Ford for his contributions to NASA.
  • SR 0038 -- Recognizing the Richmond Hills Investigation Team.
  • SR 0045 -- Honoring the 75th anniversary of Grace College and Theological Seminary.
  • SR 0048 -- Honoring the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indiana.
  • SR 0053 -- Honoring Sergeant Spencer Edgington for his military service.
  • SR 0057 -- Honoring Whitney Moorman for her time working at the Indiana State Senate.
  • SR 0084 -- Honoring the life and accomplishments of Arjia Rinpoche.

Sponsored

  • HB 1055 -- Emergency rulemaking statute.
  • HB 1056 -- Probate and trust administration.
  • HB 1372 -- Knowledge imputed to real estate broker.
  • HCR 0038 -- Honoring Anna Rohrer, Foot Locker national champion in cross country.
  • HCR 0054 -- Honoring students at Elkhart schools for their community service.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1002 -- Indiana career council.
  • HB 1018 -- Financial institutions matters.
  • HB 1040 -- Child in need of services petitions.
  • HB 1041 -- Petitions to modify custody and visitation.
  • HB 1093 -- Killing a law enforcement animal.
  • HB 1123 -- Child fatality reviews and commission on children.
  • HB 1494 -- National criminal history background checks for child care.
  • HCR 0013 -- Memorializing Specialist Arronn Fields, killed in Afghanistan.
  • HCR 0016 -- Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
  • HCR 0018 -- Memorializing former Representative Earle Howard from Kokomo.
  • HCR 0020 -- Honoring Vance & Hines Motorsports and its contributions to Indianapolis.
  • HCR 0021 -- Honoring Target Chip Ganassi Racing and its contribution to Indianapolis.
  • HCR 0037 -- Honoring Cook Inc. on its 50th anniversary.
  • HCR 0051 -- Urging Congress to repeal the new federal excise tax on medical devices.
  • HCR 0055 -- Congratulating former Governor Whitcomb upon his recent marriage.