Introduced Version




Citations Affected: None (noncode).

Synopsis: Daylight saving time referendum. Requires a public question to be placed on the 2006 general election ballot asking voters whether all of Indiana should observe daylight saving time.

Effective: July 1, 2006.


    January 9, 2006, read first time and referred to Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedure.


Second Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2006)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning elections.

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

SOURCE: ; (06)IN0093.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006] (a) The county election board of each county shall place the following public question on the ballot at the November 2006 general election:
    "Should all of Indiana observe daylight saving time?".
    (b) The county election board shall print the following statement immediately below the public question stated in subsection (a):
    "The vote on this question is advisory only. The result of the vote on this question is not binding on the General Assembly, the Governor, or any other public official.".
    (c) Each county election board shall tabulate the votes cast on the public question described in this SECTION and certify the results under IC 3-12-4-9.
    (d) IC 3 applies to the public question required by this SECTION except where IC 3 conflicts with this SECTION.
    (e) The secretary of state shall certify the results of the vote on the public question required by this SECTION to each of the following:
        (1) The governor.
        (2) The president pro tempore of the senate.
        (3) The speaker of the house of representatives.
    (f) This SECTION expires July 1, 2009.