Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 11-10-6-12.

Synopsis: Chain gangs. Requires the department of correction to implement a plan requiring certain inmates to perform labor in chain gang work groups.

Effective: July 1, 2005.

Smith J

    January 25, 2005, read first time and referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code.


First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning corrections.

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

SOURCE: IC 11-10-6-12; (05)IN1832.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 11-10-6-12 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 12. The department shall adopt and implement a plan to require that certain confined offenders identified by the plan must perform labor wearing leg irons in chain gang work groups.
SOURCE: ; (05)IN1832.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005] (a) The department of correction shall implement the plan required by IC 11-10-6-12, as added by this act, not later than January 1, 2006.
    (b) This SECTION expires January 2, 2006.