Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1038

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 20-5-63-6.

Synopsis: Animals at school athletic events. Provides that a school corporation may participate in an association and in athletic events conducted, organized, sanctioned, or sponsored by the association only if the association has a rule restricting the presence of animals at athletic events.

Effective: July 1, 2002.





Cook




    January 8, 2002, read first time and referred to Committee on Public Policy, Ethics and Veterans Affairs.







Introduced

Second Regular Session 112th General Assembly (2002)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1038



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning education.

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

SOURCE: IC 20-5-63-6; (02)IN1038.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 20-5-63-6 , AS ADDED BY P.L.15-2000, SECTION 1, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2002]: Sec. 6. A school corporation may participate in an association or in an athletic event conducted, organized, sanctioned, or sponsored by an association only if the association does the following:
        (1)
Complies with this chapter.
         (2) Has a rule that does the following:
            (A) Prohibits persons from having animals other than:
                (i) guide dogs (IC 16-32-3-2); or
                (ii) law enforcement animals (IC 35-46-3-4.5);
            at an athletic event that the association conducts, organizes, sanctions, or sponsors.
            (B) Provides, in the case of noncompliance with the rule described in clause (A) and if the event is hosted by a school, for the forfeiture of the athletic event by the school hosting the event.