HB 2008-5_ Filed 04/10/2003, 09:22 Clark

SENATE MOTION


MR. PRESIDENT:

    I move that Engrossed House Bill 2008 be amended to read as follows:

    Page 5, between lines 38 and 39, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    "SECTION 2. IC 4-4-5.1-6, AS AMENDED BY P.L.291-2001, SECTION 82, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 6. (a) The Indiana twenty-first century research and technology fund board is established. The board consists of the following:
        (1) The lieutenant governor, who shall serve as chairperson of the board.
        (2) Two (2) representatives from separate Indiana public research institutions of higher education to be appointed by the governor.
        (3) A representative of an Indiana private research institution of higher education to be appointed by the governor.
        (4) A representative from a high technology business to be appointed by the governor.
        (5) A representative from a business with high research and development expenditures in Indiana in the life sciences to be appointed by the governor.
        (6) A representative from the venture or growth capital industry to be appointed by the governor.
        (7) One (1) individual who has expertise in economic development to be appointed by the governor.
        (8) One (1) individual who:
             (A) has expertise in academic research, technology transfer, or collaborative relationships between the public and private sectors that have resulted in the commercialization of research in the life sciences; or
            (B) has established or expanded a commercial enterprise based on the commercialization of research in the life sciences;

        to be appointed by the governor.


        (9) A representative from a high technology business to be appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.
        (10) A representative from a high technology business to be appointed by the president pro tempore of the senate.
A board member appointed by the governor, the speaker of the house of representatives, or the president pro tempore of the senate serves a term of two (2) years.
    (b) A board member with a conflict of interest with respect to an application for a grant or loan from the fund shall abstain from any discussion, consideration, or vote on the application.
    (c) When making appointments under subsection (a), the governor shall consider the geographic areas of the state represented on the board.".
SOURCE: Page 16, line 6; (03)MO200833.16. -->     Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to EHB 2008 as printed April 8, 2003.)

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Senator CLARK


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