Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 15-1.5-3-4.5.

Synopsis: Free state fair admission for military personnel. Requires the state fair commission to adopt rules providing for free admission to the state fair for veterans and active military personnel and for their dependents.

Effective: Upon passage.


    January 8, 2007, read first time and referred to Committee on Homeland Security, Transportation & Veterans Affairs.


First Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2007)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning agriculture and animals.

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

SOURCE: IC 15-1.5-3-4.5; (07)IN0188.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 15-1.5-3-4.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 4.5. (a) The commission shall adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to provide free admission to the state fair for veterans and their dependents and for individuals who are on active duty status in the military and their dependents.
    (b) The commission shall cooperate with the Indiana department of veterans' affairs and the military department of the state to establish a plan for identifying the individuals who are eligible for free admission to the state fair under rules adopted under subsection (a).

SOURCE: ; (07)IN0188.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.