HB 1237-1_ Filed 02/13/2007, 10:01 Torr
Adopted 2/15/2007


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1237 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 2, line 20; (07)MO123705.2. -->     Page 2, between lines 20 and 21, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 9-13-2-110.7; (07)MO123705.5. -->     "SECTION 5. IC 9-13-2-110.7 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 110.7. "Municipality" has the meaning set forth in IC 36-1-2-11.".
SOURCE: Page 3, line 17; (07)MO123705.3. -->     Page 3, after line 17, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 9-19-10-4; (07)MO123705.9. -->     "SECTION 9. IC 9-19-10-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 4. (a) The bureau, in cooperation with the Indiana department of transportation, division of traffic safety, shall develop and administer educational programs for the purpose of informing the general public of the benefits that will inure to passengers using safety belts.
     (b) An educational program referenced in subsection (a) may not include a traffic stop for the purpose of determining compliance with this chapter.
SOURCE: IC 9-19-10-4.5; (07)MO123705.10. -->     SECTION 10. IC 9-19-10-4.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 4.5. A police officer employed by:
        (1) the state;
        (2) a municipality; or
        (3) a county;
may not participate in a program or activity under IC 9-27-2-4(a)(1), a program, service, or activity under IC 9-27-2-4(a)(3), or an activity under IC 9-27-2-4(a)(5) that

includes a traffic stop for the purpose of determining compliance with this chapter.

SOURCE: IC 9-27-2-4; (07)MO123705.11. -->     SECTION 11. IC 9-27-2-4, AS AMENDED BY P.L.210-2005, SECTION 54, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 4. (a) The office shall do the following to carry out this chapter:
        (1) Develop, plan, and conduct programs and activities designed to prevent and reduce traffic accidents and to facilitate the control of traffic on Indiana streets and highways.
        (2) Advise, recommend, and consult with state departments, divisions, boards, commissions, and agencies concerning traffic safety, accident prevention, and traffic facilitation programs and activities and coordinate these programs and activities on an effective statewide basis.
        (3) Organize and conduct, in cooperation with state departments and agencies, programs, services, and activities designed to aid political subdivisions in the control of traffic and prevention of traffic accidents.
        (4) Develop informational, educational, and promotional material on traffic control and traffic accident prevention, disseminate the material through all possible means of public information, and serve as a clearinghouse for information and publicity on traffic control and accident prevention programs and activities of state departments and agencies. These activities must include materials and information designed to make senior citizens aware of the effect of age on driving ability.
        (5) Cooperate with public and private agencies interested in traffic control and traffic accident prevention in the development and conduct of public informational and educational activities designed to promote traffic safety or to support the official traffic safety program of Indiana.
        (6) Study and determine the merits of proposals affecting traffic control, traffic safety, or traffic accident prevention activities in Indiana and recommend to the governor and the general assembly the measures that will serve to further control and reduce traffic accidents.
        (7) Study proposed revisions and amendments to the motor vehicle laws and all other laws concerning traffic safety and make recommendations relative to those laws to the governor and general assembly.
        (8) Develop and conduct a program of effective alcohol and drug countermeasures to protect and conserve life and property on Indiana streets and highways.
        (9) Administer the operation lifesaver program referred to in section 12 of this chapter to promote and coordinate public education concerning railroad grade crossing safety.
     (b) The office may not conduct:
        (1) a program or an activity under subsection (a)(1);
        (2) a program, a service, or an activity under subsection (a)(3); or
        (3) an activity under subsection (a)(5);
that includes a traffic stop for the purpose of determining compliance with IC 9-19-10.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1237 as printed February 9, 2007.)

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Representative Torr


MO123705/DI 96     2007