January 21, 2000






HOUSE BILL No. 1131

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DIGEST OF HB 1131 (Updated January 20, 2000 9:23 AM - DI 96)



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




    January 10, 2000, read first time and referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation.
    January 20, 2000, reported _ Do Pass.







January 21, 2000

Second Regular Session 111th General Assembly (2000)


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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)HB1131.1.1. -->     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.