SB 467-1_ Filed 02/23/2004, 10:47 Espich

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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 467 be amended to read as follows:

    Delete the title and insert the following:
    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning state and local administration and human services.

SOURCE: Page 3, line 1; (04)MO046701.3. -->     Page 3, between lines 1 and 2 begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 12-13-14-12; (04)MO046701.6. -->     "SECTION 6. IC 12-13-14-12 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2004]: Sec. 12. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), the division shall negotiate a fee structure with the Indiana Grocers and Convenience Store Association for retailers in exchange for processing the division's EBT transactions. Retailer agreements entered into between the state and retailers shall consider appropriate fees that are consistent with existing market practices, and consider costs incurred by the participating retailers for capital expenditures and ongoing operating expenditures. pay a retailer who participates in the EBT program and uses the retailer's own equipment a fee of six cents ($0.06) for each approved transaction.
     (b) The division shall review the amount of the fee every two (2)
and adjust increase the fee if necessary or appropriate.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 467 as printed February 20, 2004.)


Representative Espich

MO046701/DI 14     2004