HB 1446-1_ Filed 02/14/2005, 11:29 Buell

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    I move that House Bill 1446 be amended to read as follows:

    Page 1, delete everything after the enacting clause and insert the following:

     Chapter 23. Division of Interscholastic Athletics
    Sec. 1. As used in this chapter, "director" refers to the director of interscholastic athletics appointed under section 6(7) of this chapter.
    Sec. 2. As used in this chapter, "division" refers to the division of interscholastic athletics established by section 3 of this chapter.
    Sec. 3. (a) There is established within the department the division of interscholastic athletics.
    (b) The division is governed by the interscholastic athletics board established by section 4 of this chapter.
    Sec. 4. (a) The interscholastic athletics board is established. The board consists of nine (9) members appointed under subsection (b).
    (b) The superintendent shall appoint one (1) member to represent each congressional district. A member must reside in the congressional district the member represents.
    (c) The term of a member:
        (1) is four (4) years;
        (2) begins on July 1 of the year of the member's appointment; and
        (3) continues until a successor is appointed.
    (d) A member may be appointed to successive terms.
    (e) The interscholastic athletics board shall meet:
        (1) at least one (1) time each month; and
        (2) at the call of the chairperson.
    Sec. 5. The interscholastic athletics board shall elect from its membership a chairperson, a vice chairperson, and other necessary officers. Members are entitled to receive per diem, lodging, and mileage for attendance at regular or special meetings and shall be reimbursed for necessary expenses incurred for other official duties.
    Sec. 6. The interscholastic athletics board has the following powers and duties:
        (1) To regulate, supervise, and administer all interscholastic athletic programs.
        (2) To cooperate with all agencies concerned with the health and educational welfare of secondary school students.
        (3) To establish standards for eligibility, competition, and sportsmanship while providing protection against the exploitation of schools and students.
        (4) To determine qualifications for individual contestants, coaches, and officials.
        (5) To enter into agreements with nonpublic schools concerning their participation in interscholastic athletic programs.
        (6) To adopt, with the approval of the Indiana state board of education, rules governing interscholastic athletic programs.
        (7) To appoint, with the approval of the superintendent, a director of interscholastic athletics. The director serves at the will of the interscholastic athletics board. The compensation of the director shall be fixed by the budget agency with the approval of the superintendent.
        (8) With the consent of the superintendent and the budget agency, to appoint and fix salaries for any assistants and other personnel needed to enable the director to accomplish the duties of the director's office.
    Sec. 7. After June 30, 2005, a school corporation may participate in an athletic event only if the athletic event is conducted, organized, sanctioned, or sponsored by the division under this chapter.

SOURCE: IC 20-5-63; (05)MO144601.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 20-5-63 IS REPEALED [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE].
SOURCE: ; (05)MO144601.3. -->     SECTION 3. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) As used in this SECTION, "board" refers to the interscholastic athletics board established by IC 20-1-23-4, as added by this act.
    (b) As used in this SECTION, "superintendent" refers to the state superintendent of public instruction.
    (c) The superintendent shall make the appointments under IC 20-1-23-4, as added by this act, not later than June 15, 2005.
    (d) Notwithstanding IC 20-1-23-4(c)(1), as added by this act, the superintendent shall designate four (4) members appointed under this SECTION to serve terms beginning July 1, 2005, and ending June 30, 2007.
    (e) This SECTION expires July 1, 2007.

SOURCE: ; (05)MO144601.4. -->     SECTION 4. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) IC 20-1-23-7, as added by this act, does not affect a contract entered into before July 1, 2005, for the conduct, organization, sanctioning, or sponsorship of an athletic event.
    (b) A contract described in subsection (a) may not be extended or renewed if the contract, as extended or renewed, would violate IC 20-1-23-7, as added by this act.
    (c) This SECTION expires June 30, 2010.

SOURCE: ; (05)MO144601.5. -->     SECTION 5. An emergency is declared for this act.
    (Reference is to HB 1446 as printed February 9, 2005.)


Representative Buell

MO144601/DI 109     2005