HB 1322-1_ Filed 02/08/2007, 12:34
Adopted 2/12/2007

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Adopted Rejected







    Your Committee on       Natural Resources     , to which was referred       House Bill 1322     , 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:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 5; (07)AM132201.1. -->     Page 1, between lines 5 and 6, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 14-8-2-194; (07)AM132201.2. -->     "SECTION 2. IC 14-8-2-194 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 194. "Overburden", for purposes of IC 14-11-1-8 and IC 14-36-1, has the meaning set forth in IC 14-36-1-10.".
SOURCE: Page 2, line 4; (07)AM132201.2. -->     Page 2, line 4, delete "The term does not include oil or natural".
    Page 2, delete line 5.
    Page 2, line 10, delete "The" and insert " Except as provided in subsection (f), the".
    Page 2, line 13, delete "the purpose of allowing the extraction of" and insert " a purpose listed in subsection (d) unless the department holds a meeting as described in subsection (e).
     (d) The purposes referred to in subsection (c) are as follows:
        (1) Extraction of overburden for surface mining of geological

        (2) Exploration for geological material.
    (e) The department must:
        (1) hold a meeting referred to in subsection (c) in a county in which the property referred to in subsection (c) is wholly or partially located;
        (2) provide to the public at the meeting information concerning the proposed transaction described in subsection (c); and
        (3) allow members of the public to speak at the meeting concerning the
proposed transaction described in subsection (c).
    (f) Subsection (c) does not apply to a transaction described in subsection (c) if the department is restoring the land that is the subject of the transaction under IC 14-34-19.
    Page 2, delete lines 14 through 15.
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1322 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.


Representative Bischoff

AM132201/DI 52    2007