Reprinted

February 8, 2000






HOUSE BILL No. 1104

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DIGEST OF HB 1104 (Updated February 7, 2000 7:26 PM - DI 58)



Citations Affected: IC 4-15; IC 5-10.

Synopsis: State employee leave time. Provides that if a state employee with at least ten years of creditable service dies while employed by a state agency, payment of a part of the employee's accrued but unused leave may be paid to the employee's designated beneficiary or the employee's estate. Adds the legislative and judicial branches of state government and a state elected official's office to the definition of state agency for purposes of the cafeteria plan benefits for certain unused vacation, sick, or personal days. Provides that a state employee may transfer sick, personal, compensatory, and vacation leave to a leave of absence bank within the employee's division for use by any other employee within that same division.

Effective: July 1, 2000.





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    January 10, 2000, read first time and referred to Committee on Labor and Employment.
    January 25, 2000, amended, reported _ Do Pass; referred to Committee on Ways and Means, pursuant to Rule 127.
    January 27, 2000, amended, reported _ Do Pass.
    February 1, 2000, read second time, amended, ordered engrossed.
    February 2, 2000, engrossed.
    February 7, 2000, read third time, recommitted to Committee of One, amended; passed. Yeas 81, nays 14.






Reprinted

February 8, 2000

Second Regular Session 111th General Assembly (2000)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1104



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning state and local administration.

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

SOURCE: IC 4-15-2-29; (00)HB1104.3.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 4-15-2-29 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2000]: Sec. 29. (a) The rules shall provide for the hours of work, holidays, attendance regulation and leaves of absence in the various classes of positions in the classified service. They shall contain provisions for annual, sick, and special leaves of absence with or without pay or with reduced pay, and may allow special extended leaves for employees disabled through injury or illness arising out of their employment, and the accumulation of annual and sick leaves.
     (b) An employee may transfer sick, personal, compensatory, and vacation leaves of absence to a leave of absence bank within the employee's division of the service for use by any other employee within the same division of the service. No fee or compensation of any kind may be associated with a transfer under this subsection . The rules shall provide the method for this transfer.
SOURCE: IC 5-10-12-2; (00)HB1104.3.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 5-10-12-2, AS ADDED BY P.L.195-1999, SECTION 8, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE

JULY 1, 2000]: Sec. 2. As used in this chapter, "state agency" means an authority, board, branch, commission, committee, department, division, or other instrumentality of state government, but does not include (1) a state educational institution (as defined in IC 20-12-0.5-1).
        (2) a state elected official's office . and
        (3) the legislative and judicial branches of state government.

SOURCE: IC 5-10-12-7; (00)HB1104.3.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 5-10-12-7 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2000]: Sec. 7. If an employee dies while employed by a state agency:
        (1) the employee's designated beneficiary; or
        (2) the employee's estate, if the employee does not have a designated beneficiary;
shall be paid an amount that would have been deposited under section 5 of this chapter if the employee had retired effective the day the employee died.