March 23, 2007





ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1726

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DIGEST OF HB 1726 (Updated March 21, 2007 1:28 pm - DI 106)



Citations Affected: Noncode.

Synopsis: Missing children. Establishes the interim study committee on missing children to study issues related to the location and recovery of missing children, including the use of DNA profiles, fingerprints, and technology to assist in the location of missing children.

Effective: July 1, 2007.





Dembowski , Walorski
(SENATE SPONSORS _ H    EINOLD, SIPES, ZAKAS)




    January 26, 2007, read first time and referred to Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety.
    February 15, 2007, reported _ Do Pass.
    February 19, 2007, read second time, amended, ordered engrossed.
    February 20, 2007, engrossed.
    February 22, 2007, read third time, passed. Yeas 93, nays 0.

SENATE ACTION

    March 5, 2007, read first time and referred to Committee on Judiciary.
    March 22, 2007, amended, reported favorably _ Do Pass.






March 23, 2007

First Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2007)


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ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1726



    A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning children.

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

SOURCE: -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007] (a) As used in this SECTION, "committee" refers to the interim study committee on missing children established by this SECTION.
    (b) There is established the interim study committee on missing children. The committee shall study issues related to the location and recovery of missing children, including the use of DNA profiles, fingerprints, and technology to assist in the location and recovery of missing children.
    (c) The committee shall operate under the policies governing study committees adopted by the legislative council.
    (d) The affirmative votes of a majority of the voting members appointed to the committee are required for the committee to take action on any measure, including final reports.
    (e) This SECTION expires December 31, 2007.