SB 151-1_ Filed 02/19/2004, 11:11

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Adopted Rejected







    Your Committee on       Local Government     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 151     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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SOURCE: IC 36-4-1-1; (04)AM015101.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 36-4-1-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 1. (a) Municipalities are classified according to their status and population as follows:
    Cities of 250,000 500,000 or more    First class cities
    Cities of 35,000 to 249,999 499,999    Second class cities
    Cities of less than 35,000    Third class cities
    Other municipalities of any
    population    Towns
    (b) Except as provided in subsection (c), a city that attains a population of thirty-five thousand (35,000) remains a second class city even though its population decreases to less than thirty-five thousand

(35,000) at the next federal decennial census.
    (c) The legislative body of a city to which subsection (b) applies may, by ordinance, adopt third class city status.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to SB 151 as printed January 30, 2004.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.


Representative Moses

AM015101/DI 108    2004