SENATE BILL No. 117
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Citations Affected: IC 35-47-6-1.1.
Synopsis: Undisclosed transport of dangerous devices. Provides that
a person who: (1) checks an item to be transported on a commercial
passenger airline knowing the item contains a dangerous device; and
(2) knowingly or intentionally fails to disclose to the airline that the
item contains a dangerous device; commits undisclosed transport of a
dangerous device, a Class D felony.
Effective: July 1, 2005.
January 4, 2005, read first time and referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and
First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)
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SENATE BILL No. 117
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
criminal law and procedure.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: IC 35-47-6-1.1; (05)IN0117.1.1. -->
SECTION 1. IC 35-47-6-1.1 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE
AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY
1, 2005]: Sec. 1.1. (a) As used in this section, "dangerous device"
(1) a firearm;
(2) an explosive;
(3) a destructive device (as defined in IC 35-47.5-2-4); or
(4) a weapon of mass destruction (IC 35-41-1-29.4).
(b) A person who checks an item to be transported on a
commercial passenger airline and who:
(1) knows the item contains a dangerous device; and
(2) knowingly or intentionally fails to disclose orally or in
writing to the person to whom possession of the item is
delivered for carriage that the item contains a dangerous
commits undisclosed transport of a dangerous device, a Class D
SOURCE: ; (05)IN0117.1.2. -->
SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005] IC 35-47-6-1.1, as
added by this act, applies only to offenses committed after June 30,