SB 304-1_ Filed 03/24/2005, 11:16 Avery
Adopted 3/24/2005


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 304 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 5, line 5; (05)MO030401.5. -->     Page 5, between lines 5 and 6, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 20-12-74-0.5; (05)MO030401.3. -->     "SECTION 3. IC 20-12-74-0.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 0.5. As used in this chapter, "active duty" means full-time service in the national guard (as defined in IC 10-16-1-13) that exceeds thirty (30) consecutive days in a calendar year.
SOURCE: IC 20-12-74-7; (05)MO030401.4. -->     SECTION 4. IC 20-12-74-7 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 7. (a) Money in the national guard tuition supplement program fund shall be used to provide annual tuition scholarships to scholarship applicants who qualify under this chapter in an amount that is equal to one (1) of the following amounts:
        (1) If the scholarship applicant does not receive other financial assistance specifically designated for tuition and mandatory fees, the amount equal to a full tuition scholarship to attend the state educational institution.
        (2) If the scholarship applicant receives other financial assistance specifically designated for tuition and mandatory fees, the amount:
            (A) equal to the balance required to attend the state educational institution; and
            (B) not to exceed the amount described in subdivision (1).
    (b) Each tuition scholarship awarded under this chapter:
        (1) may be renewed under this chapter for a total scholarship award that does not exceed the equivalent of eight (8) semesters; and
        (2) that is renewable under this chapter is subject to other eligibility criteria as established by the commission, except as provided in section 7.5 of this chapter.
SOURCE: IC 20-12-74-7.5; (05)MO030401.5. -->     SECTION 5. IC 20-12-74-7.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 7.5. (a) This section applies to a member of the national guard for a calendar year in which the individual is serving on active duty on January 1.
    (b) Notwithstanding any other state law, the application deadline (as defined in 585 IAC 1-9-1) for the award or renewal of a tuition scholarship under this chapter is waived for a calendar year in which a person is serving on active duty on January 1.
    (c) The application deadline for the award or renewal of a tuition scholarship under this chapter for a person described in subsection (b) is thirty (30) days before the first day of a semester or term of the state educational institution in which the person is enrolled.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 304 as printed March 22, 2005.)

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Representative Avery


MO030401/DI 102     2005