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House Bill 1242

House Bill 1242

ARCHIVE (2002)

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DIGEST OF HB1242 (Updated January 30, 2002 2:46 PM - DI 84)

Licensing of private detectives. Requires a person who wants to carry a firearm while conducting a private detective business to obtain a certificate by satisfactorily completing a firearms training program. Requires a background check for applicants for private detective licenses and their employees. Increases the amount of liability insurance coverage required for licensing as a private detective. Establishes a registration requirement for field employees of licensed private detectives. Provides for reciprocity with states that have licensing requirements at least equal to Indiana's licensing requirements and that recognize Indiana private detective licenses. Repeals a provision that states that a private detective license does not authorize the licensee to carry a weapon.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
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