February 18, 2000





ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1131

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DIGEST OF HB 1131 (Updated February 16, 2000 6:12 PM - DI 76)



Citations Affected: IC 9-21.

Synopsis: Speed limits near schools. Makes it a Class B infraction (subject to a maximum civil judgment of $1,000) instead of a Class C infraction (subject to a maximum civil judgment of $500) for a person to violate a speed limit that is imposed in the immediate vicinity of a school when children are present.

Effective: July 1, 2000.





Becker, Hasler
(SENATE SPONSOR _ SERVER)




    January 10, 2000, read first time and referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation.
    January 20, 2000, reported _ Do Pass.
    January 25, 2000, read second time, ordered engrossed. Engrossed.
    January 26, 2000, read third time, passed. Yeas 93, nays 2.

SENATE ACTION

    January 27, 2000, read first time and referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal and Civil Procedures.
    February 17, 2000, reported favorably _ Do Pass.






February 18, 2000

Second Regular Session 111th General Assembly (2000)


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ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1131



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning motor vehicles.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 9-21-5-13; (00)EH1131.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 9-21-5-13 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2000]: Sec. 13. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), a person who violates this chapter commits a Class C infraction.
     (b) A person who exceeds a speed limit that is:
        (1) established under section 6 of this chapter; and
        (2) imposed only in the immediate vicinity of a school when children are present;
commits a Class B infraction.