Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1934

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 25-21.5-2-2.

Synopsis: Board of land surveyors. Removes the current members of the board of land surveyors and establishes new qualifications for the persons appointed by the governor. Specifies that three of the six land surveyors on the board must practice land surveying on a part-time basis.

Effective: Upon passage.





Gregg




    January 17, 2001, read first time and referred to Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedures.







Introduced

First Regular Session 112th General Assembly (2001)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1934



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning professions and occupations.

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

SOURCE: IC 25-21.5-2-2; (01)IN1934.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 25-21.5-2-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 2. (a) The board consists of seven (7) members appointed by the governor.
    (b) One (1) member must be appointed to represent the general public who is:
        (1) a resident of Indiana; and
        (2) not associated with land surveying other than as a consumer.
    (c) Six (6) members must be registered land surveyors who actively engage in the practice of land surveying and who each meet the following conditions:
        (1) Is a citizen of the United States.
        (2) Has been a resident of Indiana for at least five (5) years immediately before the member's appointment.
        (3) Is registered in Indiana as a land surveyor.
        (4) Has been engaged in the lawful practice of land surveying for at least eight (8) years.
        (5) Has been in charge of land surveying work or land surveying

teaching for at least five (5) years.
     (d) Of the registered land surveyors appointed under subsection (c), three (3) must be engaged in the practice of land surveying on a full-time basis, and three (3) must be engaged in the practice of land surveying on a part-time basis.

SOURCE: ; (01)IN1934.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) Notwithstanding IC 25-21.5-2 , as amended by this act, the members of the board of land surveyors on the effective date of this act are removed from office as of the effective date of this act.
    (b) Within thirty (30) days after the effective date of this act, the governor shall appoint seven (7) new members of the board of land surveyors. The members appointed under this subsection:
        (1) must meet the qualifications of IC 25-21.5-2-2 , as amended by this act;
        (2) serve for the remainder of the unexpired terms of those members removed under subsection (a); and
        (3) may not have been a member of the board of land surveyors on the effective date of this act.
    (c) When the governor appoints a member under subsection (b), the governor shall notify the appointee of the term to which the appointee has been appointed.

SOURCE: ; (01)IN1934.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. An emergency is declared for this act.