HB 1227-1_ Filed 02/23/2006, 12:09
The Senate Committee on Appropriations, to which was referred House Bill No. 1227, has had the
same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation
that said bill be AMENDED as follows:
Delete the title and insert the following:
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning state
SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (06)AM122703.1. -->
Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new
paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 4-15-1.5-5; (06)AM122703.1. -->
"SECTION 1. IC 4-15-1.5-5 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 5. The commission
shall meet in rooms provided by the personnel department and assume
the duties of office. Three (3) members of the commission shall
constitute a quorum for the transaction of business, and a majority of
votes cast shall be required for the adoption or approval of any official
action. The commission shall elect one (1) of the members as the
chairman and another member as vice-chairman and the persons so
elected shall hold office for one (1) year and until their successors are
elected and qualified. The commission shall hold such regular and
special meetings each year as it may prescribe by rule or resolution,
shall meet on the call of the chairman, and shall hold at least one (1)
meeting each month.
Such clerical and staff assistance as is needed by
the commission shall be provided through the state director of
SOURCE: IC 4-15-1.5-8; (06)AM122703.2. -->
SECTION 2. IC 4-15-1.5-8 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 8. The appeals
commission shall be totally separate and independent of the personnel
board. To ensure the independence of the commission as required
by this chapter, appropriations to support the staff and other
assistance needed to operate the commission must be made in a
separate line item in the budget.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to HB 1227 as printed January 27, 2006.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass .
Committee Vote: Yeas 11, Nays 0.
Senator Meeks, Chairperson
AM 122703/DI 113 2006