HOUSE BILL No. 1056
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Citations Affected: IC 16-42-5.2-3.5.
Synopsis: Food handler exemption. Provides that certain nonprofit
organizations that offer food for sale at an event held for the benefit of
the organization are not required to use certified food handlers.
Effective: January 1, 2005 (retroactive).
Duncan, Foley, Budak, Cherry
January 4, 2005, read first time and referred to Committee on Public Health.
First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1056
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: IC 16-42-5.2-3.5; (05)IN1056.1.1. -->
SECTION 1. IC 16-42-5.2-3.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA
CODE AS A NEW
SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS
[EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2005 (RETROACTIVE)]: Sec. 3.5. (a) An
organization that is exempt from the state gross retail tax under
IC 6-2.5-5-21(b)(1)(B), IC 6-2.5-5-21(b)(1)(C), or
IC 6-2.5-5-21(b)(1)(D) and that offers food for sale to the final
consumer at an event held for the benefit of the organization is
exempt from complying with the requirements of this chapter that
may be imposed upon the organization for that event if the
following conditions are met:
(1) Members of the organization prepare the food that will be
(2) Events conducted by the organization under this section
take place for not more than thirty (30) days in a calendar
(3) The name of each member who has prepared a food item
is attached to the container in which the food item has been
(b) This section does not prohibit an exempted organization
from waiving the exemption and using a certified food handler.
SOURCE: ; (05)IN1056.1.2. -->
SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.