SB 40-2_ Filed 01/26/2004, 10:58 Hume
that Senate Bill 40 be amended to read as follows:
SOURCE: Page 4, line 9; (04)MO004002.4. -->
Page 4, between lines 9 and 10, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-9.1-4-4.5; (04)MO004002.8. -->
"SECTION 8. IC 20-9.1-4-4.5, AS AMENDED BY P.L.278-2001,
SECTION 3, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2004]: Sec. 4.5. (a) As used in this section, "committee" refers
to the state school bus committee created by this chapter.
(b) As used in this SECTION, "school bus" has the meaning set
forth in IC 20-9.1-1-5.
The committee shall adopt and enforce rules under IC 4-22-2 to
require that each new school bus operated by or on behalf of a school
corporation bear the number of the school district on the back of the
school bus in black letters that are between four (4) inches and six (6)
(d) The committee shall adopt and enforce rules under
IC 4-22-2 to require that each school bus registered for the first
time in Indiana under IC 9-18-2-29 be equipped with safety belts
that meet the standards stated in the Federal Motor Vehicle
Safety Standard Number 208 (49 CFR 571.208) and that are
sufficient to provide one (1) belt for each individual who could be
seated in the school bus, according to the listed seating capacity of
the school bus.
(e) There is annually appropriated to the department of
education an amount sufficient to implement subsection (d) from
the state general fund for its use in carrying out the purposes of
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to SB 40 as printed January 23, 2004.)