that Engrossed House Bill 1722 be amended to read as follows:
Page 14, after line 34, begin a new paragraph and insert:
"SECTION 15. IC 8-14-2-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2007]: Sec. 4. (a) The auditor of state shall establish a special account to be called the "local road and street account" and shall credit this account monthly with forty-five percent (45%) of the money deposited in the highway, road and street fund.
(b) The auditor of state shall distribute to units of local government money from this account each month.
(c) The auditor of state shall allocate to each county the money in this account based on
the basis of the ratio of each
county's passenger car and pickup truck registrations to the
total passenger car and pickup truck registrations of the state.
For purposes of this allocation, a pickup truck is a truck
that is registered under IC 9-18-2-8 as a truck with a
declared gross weight of not more than eleven thousand
(11,000) pounds. The auditor of state shall further determine
the suballocation between the county and the cities within the
county as follows:
(1) In counties having a population of more than fifty thousand (50,000), sixty percent (60%) of the money shall be distributed on the basis of the population of the city or town as a percentage of the total population of the county and forty percent (40%) distributed on the basis of the ratio of city and town street mileage to county road mileage.
(2) In counties having a population of fifty thousand (50,000) or less, twenty percent (20%) of the money shall
be distributed on the basis of the population of the city or
town as a percentage of the total population of the county
and eighty percent (80%) distributed on the basis of the
ratio of city and town street mileage to county road
For the purposes of allocating funds as provided in
this section, towns which become incorporated as a town
A town that incorporates between the effective dates of
decennial censuses shall be becomes eligible for
allocations under this section upon the effectiveness of
a corrected population count for the town under
(4) Money allocated under the provisions of this section to counties containing a consolidated city shall be credited or allocated to the department of transportation of the consolidated city.
(d) Each month the auditor of state shall inform the department of the amounts allocated to each unit of local government from the local road and street account.
SECTION 16. [EFFECTIVE JULY1, 2007] IC 8-14-2-4, as
amended by this act, applies to monthly distributions from the
local road and street account occurring after June 30, 2007.".
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to EHB 1722 as printed March 14, 2007.)
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