Mr. President: Pursuant to Joint Rule 20, your Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedure, to which was referred Engrossed Senate Bill 160 because it conflicts with SEA 257-2003 without properly recognizing the existence of SEA 257-2003, has had Engrossed Senate Bill 160 under consideration and begs leave to report back to the Senate with the recommendation that Engrossed Senate Bill 160 be corrected as follows:

     Page 1, between lines 14 and 15, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    "SECTION 2. IC 10-14-8-3, AS ADDED BY SEA 257-2003, SECTION 5, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 3. (a) Before a person may transport high level radioactive waste in Indiana, the person who is responsible for the shipment must submit the following to the director:
        (1) A notice that includes:
            (A) the highway or railway route, date, and time of the shipment of high level radioactive waste; and
            (B) other information required under 10 CFR 71.5(a) and 10 CFR 73.37(f).
        (2) A transportation fee of one thousand dollars ($1,000) for each total shipment cask of nuclear waste in the shipment.

    (b) The director shall deposit fees collected under this section in the nuclear response fund established by section 6 of this chapter.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 160 as reprinted April 11, 2003.)


Senator GARTON, Chairperson


Senator R. YOUNG, R.M.M.



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