SB 316-1_ Filed 02/18/2004, 15:20
Your Committee on Labor and Employment , to which was referred Senate Bill
316 , 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:
SOURCE: Page 1, line 11; (04)AM031602.1. -->
Page 1, line 11, after "or" insert " an
Page 2, delete lines 9 though 12, begin a new paragraph and insert:
" (d) A person who:
(1) is employed by a political subdivision;
(2) is absent from employment in order to engage in
emergency firefighting or emergency activity under this
(3) will receive or has received wages or salary from the
political subdivision for the time absent from employment;
is not considered to have committed a violation of IC 35-44-2-4(d).
(e) A public servant who permits or authorizes an employee of
the political subdivision under the supervision of the public
servant to be absent from employment or to leave the employee's
duty station in order to perform emergency firefighting or
emergency activity under this section is not considered to have
committed a violation of IC 35-44-2-4(b).".
(Reference is to SB 316 as printed January 30, 2004.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass.
AM031602/DI 96 2004