Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 8-23-3-11.

Synopsis: Federal highway funds. Requires the department of transportation to retain 70% of federal highway funds received by the state in certain categories and distribute 30% of the funds to units of local government.

Effective: July 1, 2005.


    January 19, 2005, read first time and referred to Committee on Ways and Means.


First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning utilities and transportation.

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

SOURCE: IC 8-23-3-11; (05)IN1801.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 8-23-3-11 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 11. (a) The department shall divide federal highway funds received by the state between the state and local units of government. The department shall:
        (1) retain seventy percent (70%) of the federal funds; and
        (2) distribute thirty percent (30%) of the federal funds to units of local government.

     (b) Federal funds from the following highway programs shall be distributed as required by subsection (a):
        (1) Interstate maintenance program.
        (2) National highway system.
        (3) Highway bridge program.
        (4) Recreational trails program.
        (5) State planning and research.
        (6) Surface transportation program.
        (7) Congestion mitigation and air quality improvement

        (8) Metropolitan planning funds.
        (9) Redistribution funds.