HB 1580-1_ Filed 02/14/2005, 11:16 Pelath


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1580 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 12; (05)MO158001.1. -->     Page 1, between lines 12 and 13, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 36-6-4-2; (05)MO158001.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 36-6-4-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 2. (a) Subject to IC 36-8-12-6.5, a township trustee shall be elected under IC 3-10-2-13 by the voters of each township. The trustee is the township executive.
    (b) The township trustee must reside within the township as provided in Article 6, Section 6 of the Constitution of the State of Indiana. The trustee forfeits office if the trustee:
        (1) ceases to be a resident of the township; or
        (2) serves as township assessor under IC 36-6-5-2 and fails to comply with IC 6-1.1-35-1.1.
    (c) The term of office of a township trustee is four (4) years, beginning January 1 after election and continuing until a successor is elected and qualified.
SOURCE: IC 36-6-6-2; (05)MO158001.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 36-6-6-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 2. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), and subject to IC 36-8-12-6.5, a three (3) member township board shall be elected under IC 3-10-2-13 by the voters of each township.
    (b) Subject to IC 36-8-12-6.5, the township board in a county containing a consolidated city shall consist of seven (7) members elected under IC 3-10-2-13 by the voters of each township.
    (c) The township board is the township legislative body.
    (d) The term of office of a township board member is four (4) years, beginning January 1 after election and continuing until a successor is

elected and qualified.".

SOURCE: Page 2, line 41; (05)MO158001.2. -->     Page 2, between lines 41 and 42, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 36-8-12-6.5; (05)MO158001.7. -->     "SECTION 7. IC 36-8-12-6.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 6.5. The chief of a volunteer fire department or an officer of a volunteer fire department may not be elected to or appointed to any of the following offices after December 31, 2005:
        (1) The executive of a township that has entered into an agreement with the volunteer fire department under this chapter.
        (2) The legislative body of a township that has entered into an agreement with the volunteer fire department under this chapter.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1580 as printed February 11, 2005.)

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Representative Pelath


MO158001/DI 73     2005