February 1, 2005



DIGEST OF HB 1183 (Updated January 26, 2005 12:34 pm - DI 52)

Citations Affected: IC 14-15.

Synopsis: Operation of watercraft. Provides that no speed limit applies to a boat in a boat race, a water ski event, or any other organized boating activity over a fixed and marked course for which the department of natural resources has issued a permit.

Effective: Upon passage.

Leonard, Adams T

    January 6, 2005, read first time and referred to Committee on Natural Resources.
    January 31, 2005, amended, reported _ Do Pass.

February 1, 2005

First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning natural and cultural resources.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 14-15-3-13; (05)HB1183.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 14-15-3-13 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 13. Notwithstanding any of the provisions of this chapter, a person operating a boat competing in and during:
         (1) a boat race;
         (2) a water ski event; or
        (3) any other organized boating activity;

over a fixed and marked course for which a permit has been issued by the department under this article may attempt to attain any speed of which the boat is capable.
SOURCE: ; (05)HB1183.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.