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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2013)

Author: Senator James Buck

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Authored

  • SB 0103 -- Judicial nominating commission.
  • SB 0119 -- Vehicular manslaughter.
  • SB 0124 -- Supreme court justices and court of appeals judges.
  • SB 0192 -- Income tax rates.
  • SB 0222 -- Unclaimed property.
  • SB 0228 -- Indiana public retirement system administrative matters.
  • SB 0284 -- Annexation by town outside city boundaries.
  • SB 0285 -- Annexation.
  • SB 0286 -- Annexation remonstrance waivers.
  • SB 0287 -- Annexation remonstrance signatures.
  • SB 0352 -- School policies on gang activities.
  • SB 0375 -- Depreciable personal property assessment.
  • SB 0376 -- Gross assessed value limit on annexations.
  • SB 0406 -- Postsecondary enrollment opportunities.
  • SB 0465 -- Indiana works councils.
  • SB 0473 -- State house displays.
  • SB 0474 -- Historic county courthouses.
  • SB 0499 -- PERF and prosecutor pension.
  • SB 0523 -- Off-road vehicles and snowmobiles.
  • SB 0526 -- PERF membership and retirement benefits.
  • SB 0558 -- Land surveyors.
  • SB 0561 -- Indiana 2016 Bicentennial Commission.
  • SB 0564 -- Veterans preference on state contracts.
  • SB 0584 -- Individual income tax rate reduction.
  • SCR 0003 -- Memorializing Sergeant Bradley Atwell, killed in Afghanistan.
  • SCR 0020 -- Memorializing Merton Stanley, former Indiana State Senator.
  • SJR 0007 -- Constitutional right to hunt and fish.
  • SR 0044 -- Study committee on the feasibility of creating a judicial center.
  • SR 0051 -- Congratulating IN law enforcement officer Lt. James Loftin on national honors.
  • SR 0062 -- Study committee on the topic of wind farms.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0008 -- Electronic on-board recording devices.
  • SB 0248 -- State employee deferred compensation contributions.
  • SB 0323 -- Battle flag preservation.
  • SB 0324 -- State employee death benefit.
  • SB 0418 -- Financial literacy instruction.
  • SB 0432 -- Self-storage insurance.
  • SCR 0001 -- Honoring Jack Ross upon his retirement from LSA.
  • SCR 0006 -- Congratulating the Indiana Fever for winning the 2012 WNBA Championship.
  • SCR 0007 -- Memorializing former Senator John R. Sinks.
  • 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 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 0084 -- Honoring the life and accomplishments of Arjia Rinpoche.

Sponsored

  • HB 1057 -- Prosecuting attorneys retirement fund.
  • HB 1279 -- Special group, disabled Hoosier veteran, and National Guard license plates.
  • HB 1347 -- Chaplain driving personal vehicle to emergency.
  • HB 1389 -- Veterinarians.
  • HB 1561 -- 1977 fund membership.
  • HCR 0018 -- Memorializing former Representative Earle Howard from Kokomo.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1001 -- Biennial budget.
  • HB 1044 -- Public safety training on Alzheimer's and dementia.
  • HB 1080 -- Pension thirteenth checks.
  • HB 1112 -- Write-in candidates.
  • HB 1186 -- Incorporation of towns.
  • HB 1219 -- Privacy of home addresses.
  • HCR 0013 -- Memorializing Specialist Arronn Fields, killed in Afghanistan.
  • HCR 0016 -- Recognizing the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
  • 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 0055 -- Congratulating former Governor Whitcomb upon his recent marriage.