SB 332-2_ Filed 01/26/2006, 10:36
Adopted 1/26/2006

COMMITTEE REPORT




MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Appropriations, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 332, 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:

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SOURCE: ; (06)AM033204.6. -->     "SECTION 6. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006] (a) As used in this SECTION, "a hazardous duty worker" means an employee of the department of correction who:
        (1) works within a prison or juvenile facility; or
        (2) performs parole or emergency response operations and functions.
    (b) Before November 1, 2006, the pension management oversight commission established by IC 2-5-12 shall study retirement and other employee benefits for hazardous duty workers and make recommendations, including any recommended legislation, concerning those benefits. The department of correction and the public employees' retirement fund shall provide assistance as requested by the commission.
    (c) The commission shall operate under the policies governing study committees adopted by the legislative council.
    (d) This SECTION expires December 31, 2006.
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    Renumber all SECTIONaS consecutively.
    (Reference is to SB 332 as printed January 20, 2006.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass .

Committee Vote: Yeas 7, Nays 0.

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Senator Meeks, Chairperson


AM 033204/DI 113    2006