Introduced House Bill (H)

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Local public questions. Provides that, for an election held after December 31, 2017, a local public question may not be placed on the ballot at an election held during the year after a presidential election year. Provides that if another Indiana statute permits or requires a local public question to be placed on the ballot at an election held during the year after a presidential election year, the public question shall be placed on the ballot at the next primary or general election held during the following even-numbered year, as determined by the county election board. Provides that a referendum Local public questions. Provides that, for an election held after December 31, 2017, a local public question may not be placed on the ballot at an election held during the year after a presidential election year. Provides that if another Indiana statute permits or requires a local public question to be placed on the ballot at an election held during the year after a presidential election year, the public question shall be placed on the ballot at the next primary or general election held during the following even-numbered year, as determined by the county election board. Provides that a referendum levy put to the voters after December 31, 2015, must be for an even number of years, but not for more than eight years. Provides that if the governing body of a school corporation wants to reimpose or extend a referendum tax levy that would end December 31, 2021, the referendum to reimpose or extend the levy must be put to the voters of the school corporation at an election held not later than 2020. ... View more