SB 504-5_ Filed 04/09/2007, 08:50 Turner
Adopted 4/9/2007


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 504 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 22, line 30; (07)MO050405.22. -->     Page 22, after line 30, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: ; (07)MO050405.42. -->     "SECTION 42. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) As used in this SECTION, "office of the secretary" refers to the office of the secretary of family and social services established by IC 12-8-1-1.
    (b) As used in this SECTION, "government assistance income" means the sum of the value of all:
        (1) cash;
        (2) free services; or
        (3) savings from reduced fees;
that an Indiana resident with an income at or below two hundred percent (200%) of the federal poverty income level receives.
    (c) Before December 31, 2007, the office of the secretary shall study the following:
        (1) The tax relief available for Indiana residents with incomes under the federal poverty income level.
        (2) The availability of programs that provide financial or medical assistance to low income Indiana residents with incomes under the federal poverty income level, including:
            (A) Medicaid;
            (B) Temporary Assistance for Needy Families;
            (C) food stamps; or
            (D) any other federal, state, or local financial or medical assistance available to Indiana residents whose income is at or below two hundred percent (200%) of the federal

poverty income level.
        (3) The maximum government assistance income an individual could receive by pursuing and obtaining the benefits described in subdivisions (1) and (2).
    (d) The office of the secretary shall submit a report of its findings not later than December 31, 2007, to the governor and the legislative council. The report must be in an electronic format under IC 5-14-6. The report must include a detailed explanation of the calculation assumptions and methodology.
    (e) This SECTION expires January 1, 2008.

SOURCE: ; (07)MO050405.43. -->     SECTION 43. An emergency is declared for this act.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 504 as printed April 6, 2007.)

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Representative Turner


MO050405/DI 114     2007