January 25, 2008





HOUSE BILL No. 1292

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DIGEST OF HB 1292 (Updated January 22, 2008 12:14 pm - DI 87)



Citations Affected: IC 5-22.

Synopsis: Flags on public buildings to be made in USA. Provides an absolute purchasing preference for United States and Indiana flags manufactured in the United States. Provides that if there are no flags manufactured in the United States that meet the specifications of the purchasing agent, the purchasing agent may purchase flags manufactured outside the United States.

Effective: July 1, 2008.





Bartlett , Pelath




    January 15, 2008, read first time and referred to Committee on Government and Regulatory Reform.
    January 24, 2008, reported _ Do Pass.






January 25, 2008

Second Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2008)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1292



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning state and local administration.

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

SOURCE: IC 5-22-15-26; (08)HB1292.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 5-22-15-26 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 26. (a) As used in this section, "flag" refers to either of the following:
        (1) The flag of the United States.
        (2) The state flag (described in IC 1-2-2).
    (b) Whenever a purchasing agent purchases flags, the purchasing agent shall give an absolute preference to flags manufactured in the United States.

     (c) If a purchasing agent determines that there are no flags manufactured in the United States that meet the specifications set by the purchasing agent, the purchasing agent may purchase flags manufactured outside the United States.