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Legislation By Legislator


ARCHIVE (2013)

Author: Senator Jim Tomes

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Authored

  • SB 0019 -- Local government reorganizations.
  • SB 0020 -- Use of unmanned aerial vehicles.
  • SB 0023 -- School prayer.
  • SB 0034 -- Income tax and use of fraudulent identities.
  • SB 0097 -- Possession of firearms on state property.
  • SB 0181 -- Knives with automatic blades.
  • SB 0501 -- Waiver of unemployment benefit overpayments.
  • SB 0509 -- Human trafficking.
  • SCR 0010 -- Urging INDOT to name I-69 bridge for Officer Michael E. Deno.
  • SCR 0011 -- Urging INDOT to name I-69 bridge for Trooper William J. Trees.
  • SCR 0012 -- Urging INDOT to name I-64 bridge for Sergeant John E. Hatfull.
  • SCR 0046 -- Honoring Bob Kraft upon his retirement from President of IN Retired Teachers.
  • SR 0027 -- Study committee on unmanned aerial vehicles.
  • SR 0055 -- Recognizing Commander James Stewart and the Crane Navel Base.
  • SR 0061 -- Inviting vendors that manufacture small arms to relocate to Indiana.

Co-Authored

  • SB 0115 -- Combat to college program.
  • SB 0120 -- Cursive writing in school curriculum.
  • SB 0125 -- Child fatality reviews and commission on children.
  • SB 0177 -- Tuition rates for veterans.
  • SB 0193 -- Common core state educational standards.
  • SB 0364 -- Indiana sportsmen's benevolence account.
  • SB 0400 -- Aid in enforcing unconstitutional laws.
  • SB 0457 -- Food establishment exemptions.
  • 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 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 0048 -- Honoring Alcoa on its 125th Anniversary.
  • SCR 0050 -- Honoring John Ryan upon his retirement from Department of Child Services.
  • SCR 0059 -- Honoring Kenny Cragen, longtime lobbyist, upon his retirement.
  • SJR 0007 -- Constitutional right to hunt and fish.
  • 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.
  • SR 0086 -- Study committee on the topic of small business and job creation.

Sponsored

  • HB 1411 -- Court staff attorney pilot program.
  • HCR 0034 -- Urging Congress to study air travel for persons with disabilities.
  • HCR 0039 -- Honoring Evansville Mater Dei HS girls basketball team Class 2A state champions.

Co-Sponsored

  • HB 1376 -- Various privacy issues.
  • 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 0027 -- Honoring Evansville Reitz HS girls soccer team, Class 2A state champions.
  • HCR 0037 -- Honoring Cook Inc. on its 50th anniversary.
  • HCR 0055 -- Congratulating former Governor Whitcomb upon his recent marriage.