SB 320-1_ Filed 03/21/2001, 13:19
Adopted 3/21/2001


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COMMITTEE REPORT


                                                        YES:

10

                                                        NO:
1

MR. SPEAKER:

    Your Committee on       Environmental Affairs     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 320     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

    Delete the title and insert the following:
    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning environmental law.

SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (01)CR032001.1. -->     Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 4-1-8-1; (01)CR032001.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC  4-1-8-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 1. (a) No individual may be compelled by any state agency, board, commission, department, bureau, or other entity of state government (referred to as "state agency" in this chapter) to provide the individual's Social Security number to the state agency against the individual's will, absent federal requirements to the contrary. However, the provisions of this chapter do not apply to the following:
        (1) Department of state revenue.
        (2) Department of workforce development.
        (3) The programs administered by:
            (A) the division of family and children;
            (B) the division of mental health;
            (C) the division of disability, aging, and rehabilitative services; and
            (D) the office of Medicaid policy and planning;
        of the office of the secretary of family and social services.
        (4) Auditor of state.
        (5) State personnel department.
        (6) Secretary of state, with respect to the registration of broker-dealers, agents, and investment advisors.
        (7) The legislative ethics commission, with respect to the registration of lobbyists.
        (8) Indiana department of administration, with respect to bidders on contracts.
        (9) Indiana department of transportation, with respect to bidders on contracts.
        (10) Health professions bureau.
        (11) Indiana professional licensing agency.
        (12) Indiana department of insurance, with respect to licensing of insurance agents.
        (13) A pension fund administered by the board of trustees of the public employees' retirement fund.
        (14) The Indiana state teachers' retirement fund.
        (15) The state police benefit system.
    (b) The bureau of motor vehicles may, notwithstanding this chapter, require the following:
        (1) That an individual include the individual's Social Security number in an application for an official certificate of title for any vehicle required to be titled under IC  9-17 .
        (2) That an individual include the individual's Social Security number on an application for registration.
        (3) That a corporation, limited liability company, firm, partnership, or other business entity include its federal tax identification number on an application for registration.
    (c) The Indiana department of administration, the Indiana department of transportation, the health professions bureau, and the Indiana professional licensing agency may require an employer to provide its federal employer identification number.
    (d) The department of correction may require a committed offender to provide the offender's Social Security number for purposes of matching data with the Social Security Administration to determine benefit eligibility.
    (e) The Indiana gaming commission may, notwithstanding this chapter, require the following:
        (1) That an individual include the individual's Social Security number in any application for a riverboat owner's license, supplier's license, or occupational license.
        (2) That a sole proprietorship, a partnership, an association, a fiduciary, a corporation, a limited liability company, or any other business entity include its federal tax identification number on an application for a riverboat owner's license or supplier's license.
     (f) The department of environmental management may, notwithstanding this chapter, require an applicant for the following to provide the applicant's Social Security number as part of the application:
        (1) Accreditation or licensing to engage in asbestos projects under IC 13-17-6, including the following positions:
            (A) Inspector.
            (B) Management planner.
            (C) Project designer.
            (D) Project supervisor.
            (E) Abatement worker.
            (F) Waste disposal manager.
            (G) Asbestos contractor.
        (2) Licensing to participate in lead-based paint activities under IC 13-17-14, including the following positions:
            (A) Inspector.
            (B) Risk assessor.
            (C) Project designer.
            (D) Project supervisor.
            (E) Abatement worker.
            (F) Contractor.
A Social Security number provided under this subsection is confidential and is excepted from the disclosure requirements of IC 5-14-3-3 as provided by IC 5-14-3-4(a)(1).
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SOURCE: Page 1, line 4; (01)CR032001.1. -->     Page 1, between lines 4 and 5, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 13-14-11-3; (01)CR032001.3. -->     "SECTION 3. IC  13-14-11-3 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 3. (a) Except as provided in subsection (d), a person required by the department or a board to submit a record that in the person's opinion constitutes a record that is:
        (1) confidential under IC  5-14-3-4 (a); or
        (2) permissively excepted under IC  5-14-3-4 (b);
may so certify and request that the record be made available only for the use of the department or the boards.
    (b) The department shall consider a request made under subsection (a). If the department finds that the record is excepted from disclosure under IC  5-14-3-4 (a), the request shall be granted. If the department finds that the record is permissively excepted from disclosure under IC  5-14-3-4 (b), the request may be granted.
    (c) It is the duty of:
        (1) the person providing the record to ask that any or all of the record be declared excepted from disclosure under IC  5-14-3-4 ; and
        (2) the commissioner to decide whether the record will be made public, subject to review as provided in IC  4-21.5-5 .
     (d) A person who is required to provide a Social Security number as part of an application described in IC 4-1-8-1(f) is not subject to the requirements of subsection (a). A Social Security number provided under IC 4-1-8-1(f) is confidential and excepted from disclosure under IC 5-14-3-4(a)(1).".
SOURCE: Page 1, line 11; (01)CR032001.1. -->     Page 1, line 11, delete "Two (2)" and insert " Four (4)".
    Page 2, line 9, delete "two (2)" and insert " four (4)".
    Page 2, line 20, after "assessor" insert " ;".
    Page 2, line 35, delete "two (2)" and insert " four (4)".
    Page 2, line 37 delete "periodic" and insert "periodic".
    Page 2, line 40, delete ";" and insert " every two (2) years;".
    Page 6, line 9, after "is" insert " not".

    Page 6, line 33, delete"." and insert " .".
    Page 7, line 20, after "administration;" insert " and".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to SB 320 as printed February 21, 2001.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Weinzapfel


CR032001/DI 69    2001