SB 472-2_ Filed 04/05/2007, 12:19


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Adopted Rejected


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COMMITTEE REPORT


                                                        YES:

17

                                                        NO:
0

MR. SPEAKER:
    Your Committee on       Ways and Means     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 472     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

    Delete the committee report of the committee on veterans affairs and public safety adopted April 3, 2007.

SOURCE: Page 1, line 3; (07)AM047208.1. -->     Page 1, line 3, after "county," insert " a".
    Page 1, line 3, after "city, or" insert " a".
    Page 1, line 3, after "town," insert " a township,".
    Page 4, line 22, delete "under IC 22-14-5-1." and insert " by IC 22-14-6-2.".
    Page 4, delete lines 28 through 42.
    Page 5, delete lines 1 through 6.
    Page 5, delete lines 31 through 42, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 22-14-6; (07)AM047208.14. -->     "SECTION 14. IC 22-14-6 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW CHAPTER TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]:
     Chapter 6. Fire Training Infrastructure Fund
    Sec. 1. As used in this chapter, "fund" refers to the fire training infrastructure fund established by section 2 of this chapter.
    Sec. 2. The fire training infrastructure fund is established to do the following:
        (1) Provide grants to construct fire training facilities and purchase fire training equipment.
        (2) Pay the costs of administering this chapter.
    Sec. 3. The division shall administer the fund.
    Sec. 4. The fund consists of the following:
        (1) Amounts appropriated by the general assembly.
        (2) Donations, grants, and money received from any other source.
        (3) Amounts that the department transfers to the fund from the fire and building services fund.
        (4) Amounts that the department transfers to the fund from the regional public safety training fund established by IC 10-15-3-12.
    Sec. 5. The treasurer of state shall invest the money in the fund not currently needed to meet the obligations of the fund in the same manner as other public funds may be invested.
    Sec. 6. Money in the fund at the end of the fiscal year does not revert to the state general fund.
    Sec. 7. The fund is subject to an annual audit by the state board of accounts. The fund shall pay all costs of the audit.
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SOURCE: Page 6, line 1; (07)AM047208.6. -->     Page 6, delete lines 1 through 14.
    Page 9, delete lines 33 through 42, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 22-12-1-23.3; IC 22-14-5.
; (07)AM047208.18. -->     "SECTION 18. THE FOLLOWING ARE REPEALED [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: IC 22-12-1-23.3; IC 22-14-5.
SOURCE: ; (07)AM047208.19. -->     SECTION 19. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007] (a) Notwithstanding the repeal of IC 22-14-5 by this act, the firefighting and emergency equipment revolving loan fund established by IC 22-14-5-1 (before its repeal by this act) remains in existence after June 30, 2007, if any money remains in the fund on June 30, 2007. Money that remains in the firefighting and emergency equipment revolving loan fund on June 30, 2007, does not revert to the state general fund. Deposits or transfers may not be made to the firefighting and

emergency equipment revolving loan fund, and new loans may not be made from the firefighting and emergency equipment revolving loan fund after June 30, 2007.
    (b) Money remaining in the firefighting and emergency equipment revolving loan fund on June 30, 2007, must be transferred before August 1, 2007, to the fire training infrastructure fund established by IC 22-14-6-1, as added by this act.
    (c) If money in the firefighting and emergency equipment revolving loan fund is transferred under subsection (b), the firefighting and emergency equipment revolving loan fund is abolished immediately after the transfer under subsection (b) is completed.
    (d) Notwithstanding the repeal of IC 22-14-5 by this act, if a loan provided under IC 22-14-5-1 (before its repeal by this act) remains outstanding on June 30, 2007, the qualified entity to whom the loan was provided shall repay the loan, subject to the original terms and conditions of the loan, to the department of homeland security established by IC 10-19-2-1 for deposit in the fire training infrastructure fund established by IC 22-14-6-1, as added by this act.
    (e) This SECTION expires on the later of:
        (1) August 1, 2007; or
        (2) the date on which the last outstanding loan provided under IC 22-14-5-1 (before its repeal by this act) is repaid to the department of homeland security under subsection (d).
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    Delete page 10.
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to SB 472 as reprinted February 20, 2007, and as amended by the committee report of the committee on veterans affairs and public safety adopted April 3, 2007.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Crawford


AM047208/DI 92    2007