SB 331-1_ Filed 01/27/2000, 18:06



    I move that Senate Bill 331 be amended to read as follows:

    Page 2, after line 14, begin a new paragraph and insert: "SECTION 2. IC 14-22-12-1.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2000]: Sec. 1.5. (a) As used in this section, "qualified individual" means an individual who:
        (1) is a resident of Indiana;
        (2) has served in the armed forces of the United States; and
        (3) has more than a ten percent (10%) service connected disability as evidenced by:
            (A) records of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs; or
            (B) disability retirement benefits awarded to the individual under laws administered by the United States Department of Defense.
    (b) A qualified individual is entitled to hunting and fishing licenses under this section without charge.
    (c) Each year a qualified individual may obtain:
        (1) both:
            (A) a resident yearly license to fish; and
            (B) a resident yearly license to hunt; or
        (2) a resident yearly license to hunt and fish;
without charge,
    (d) An applicant for a no-charge license under this section must do the following:
        (1) Request the license from:
            (A) the department;
            (B) an agent appointed by the director under IC 14-22-11-3 ; or
            (C) the clerk of the circuit court who is an authorized

representative of the department under IC 14-22-11-3 in the county in which the individual resides.
        (2) Present evidence that the applicant is a qualified individual."

(Reference is made to Senate Bill 331 printed January 26, 2000)


Senator YOUNG R

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