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The General Assembly is now in session with an adjournment date of April 29.
**Senator Jim Tomes’ SB 43 passed overwhelmingly in the Senate and was sent on to the House. It has been assigned to the House Public Policy Committee where it is scheduled for a public hearing at *9:00 AM, Wednesday, March 15, in Room 156 B in the State House. *Note time!
Rep. Ben Smaltz (R-Auburn) chairs that committee. SB 43 (1) adds state penal facilities to the locations where an employee can have a handgun locked in his/her vehicle in the parking lot. (2) it provides that professional staff members working in the State House and hold an Indiana license to carry can enter the building with a handgun.
You can easily access all the information about the legislators, bills, committee hearings and members of the committees, daily sessions of both chambers at www.iga.in.gov. Also, the Senate telephone # is 317-232-9400 House is 317-232-9600.
The website www.iga.in.gov provides access to most of the information you would want: session and committee dates; legislators names by alphabet and district numbers; bills introduced by number, legislator, or subject; action and status of all the bills, etc.
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