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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2013)

Author: Senator Jim Banks

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Authored

  • SB 0015 -- Direct wine sales.
  • SB 0035 -- Recording law enforcement officer activities.
  • SB 0036 -- Deputy attorney generals in Washington D.C.
  • SB 0037 -- Precinct committeemen.
  • SB 0085 -- Technical corrections.
  • SB 0097 -- Possession of firearms on state property.
  • SB 0098 -- Regional campus governance.
  • SB 0099 -- Use and taxation of gold and silver coins.
  • SB 0100 -- Sale of microbrewery beer at farmers' markets.
  • SB 0101 -- Written materials on abortions.
  • SB 0102 -- Release time for public employee union activities.
  • SB 0177 -- Tuition rates for veterans.
  • SB 0178 -- Attorney's fees in civil actions.
  • SB 0179 -- Physical plant requirements for abortion clinics.
  • SB 0180 -- Higher education grading practices and faculty organization.
  • SB 0182 -- State educational institutions; credit transfers.
  • SB 0183 -- Sex selection and genetic abnormality abortion ban.
  • SB 0209 -- Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne.
  • SB 0383 -- State university use of eminent domain.
  • SB 0400 -- Aid in enforcing unconstitutional laws.
  • SB 0401 -- Microbreweries at trade shows.
  • SB 0402 -- School administrator contracts; principal institute.
  • SB 0403 -- Disabled Hoosier veteran license plate.
  • SB 0404 -- Minors and sexually oriented businesses.
  • SB 0405 -- Public transportation corporation funding.
  • SB 0406 -- Postsecondary enrollment opportunities.
  • SB 0407 -- Secondhand shops.
  • SB 0408 -- Single articulation pathways.
  • SB 0409 -- Teacher preparation programs.
  • SB 0422 -- Family friendly school designation.
  • SB 0457 -- Food establishment exemptions.
  • SB 0458 -- Electronic notice by political subdivisions.
  • SB 0570 -- Sales by agricultural producers.
  • SB 0571 -- Local regulation of farming.
  • SB 0610 -- Unpasteurized milk acquisition.
  • SCR 0009 -- Urging INDOT to name part of SR 224 the Gene Snowden Highway.
  • SCR 0013 -- Urging INDOT to name a bridge for former Senator Gary Dillon.
  • SJR 0002 -- Elections by secret ballot.
  • SJR 0004 -- Governor's veto authority.
  • SR 0005 -- Urging INDOT to name part of SR 224 the Gene Snowden Highway.
  • SR 0006 -- Urging INDOT to name a bridge for former Senator Gary Dillon.
  • SR 0025 -- Recognizing students of the Whitko High School Art Department for participation.
  • SR 0045 -- Honoring the 75th anniversary of Grace College and Theological Seminary.
  • SR 0051 -- Congratulating IN law enforcement officer Lt. James Loftin on national honors.
  • SR 0055 -- Recognizing Commander James Stewart and the Crane Navel Base.
  • SR 0077 -- Honoring Dr. Ron Manahan upon retiring as president of Grace College & Seminary.
  • SR 0078 -- Honoring Richard Conrow for his contributions to Whitley County.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0162 -- Economic development reporting.
  • SB 0184 -- Choice scholarship eligibility.
  • SB 0193 -- Common core state educational standards.
  • SB 0223 -- Child exploitation and child pornography.
  • SB 0230 -- Applicability of federal law in Indiana.
  • SB 0244 -- Hoosier business investment income tax credit.
  • SB 0382 -- Senior consumer protection act.
  • SB 0421 -- School bus safety.
  • SB 0464 -- Education funding for children in residential care.
  • SB 0474 -- Historic county courthouses.
  • SB 0510 -- Substitute natural gas (SNG) contracts.
  • SB 0520 -- Eliminate, reduce, and streamline employee regulation (ERASER) committee.
  • SB 0584 -- Individual income tax rate reduction.
  • 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 0017 -- Urging INDOT to name part of I-69 Iraq Afghanistan Veterans Highway.
  • 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 0048 -- Honoring the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indiana.
  • SR 0053 -- Honoring Sergeant Spencer Edgington for his military service.
  • SR 0056 -- Study committee on the use of tax increment financing.
  • SR 0057 -- Honoring Whitney Moorman for her time working at the Indiana State Senate.
  • SR 0062 -- Study committee on the topic of wind farms.
  • SR 0084 -- Honoring the life and accomplishments of Arjia Rinpoche.

Sponsored

  • HB 1012 -- Sale of a public school building.
  • HB 1160 -- School employee background checks.
  • HB 1293 -- Artisan distiller's permit.
  • HB 1312 -- EARN Indiana program.
  • HB 1341 -- Standard electronic transcripts.
  • HB 1347 -- Chaplain driving personal vehicle to emergency.
  • HB 1357 -- School administrators.
  • HB 1381 -- Public school transfers.
  • HB 1411 -- Court staff attorney pilot program.
  • HB 1464 -- Immunizations by pharmacists and pharmacy students.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1082 -- Signature on vehicle registration.
  • HB 1387 -- Veterans' affairs.
  • HB 1413 -- RITE program grants.
  • HB 1427 -- Various education matters.
  • HB 1486 -- Military trained emergency medical providers.
  • HB 1563 -- Natural resources matters.
  • 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 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.