HB 1052-1_ Filed 02/20/2008, 10:02 ChairPerson

COMMITTEE REPORT

MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters, to which was referred House Bill No. 1052, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (08)CR105202.1. -->     Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 9-13-2-49.7; (08)CR105202.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC 9-13-2-49.7 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 49.7. "Entrapment" means a confining circumstance from which escape or relief is difficult or impossible.
    
SECTION 2. IC 9-24-10-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008]: Sec. 4. (a) Except as provided in subsection (c), an examination for a learner's permit must consist of a test of the applicant's eyesight and knowledge of IC 9-26-1-1.5. All other examinations must include the following:
        (1) A test of the following of the applicant:
            (A) Eyesight.
            (B) Ability to read and understand highway signs regulating, warning, and directing traffic.
            (C) Knowledge of Indiana traffic laws, including IC 9-26-1-1.5.
        (2) An actual demonstration of the applicant's ability to exercise ordinary and reasonable control in the operation of a motor

vehicle under the type of permit or license applied for.
    (b) The examination may include further physical and mental examination that the bureau finds necessary to determine the applicant's fitness to operate a motor vehicle safely upon Indiana highways. The applicant must provide the motor vehicle used in the examination.
    (c) The bureau shall waive the actual demonstration required under subsection (a)(2) for a person who has passed a driver's education class and a road test given by a commercial driver training school or a high school driver education program.
    (d) The bureau shall adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 specifying requirements for a road test given under subsection (c) by a commercial driver training school or a high school driver education program.".

SOURCE: Page 2, line 31; (08)CR105202.2. -->     Page 2, line 31, delete "least" and insert " least:
                (i)
".
    Page 2, line 31, delete "and six (6) months of age; and" and insert " of age and holds a learner's permit issued under IC 9-24-7-1 or a driver's license issued under IC 9-24-11; or
                (ii) eighteen (18) years of age; and
".
    Page 3, line 3, delete "least" and insert " least:
                (i)
".
    Page 3, line 3, delete "and six (6) months of age; and" and insert " of age and holds a learner's permit issued under IC 9-24-7-1 or a driver's license issued under IC 9-24-11; or
                (ii) eighteen (18) years of age; and
".
    Page 4, line 20, delete "1(2)(C),".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1052 as printed January 16, 2008.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

Committee Vote: Yeas 7, Nays 0.

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    Steele
Chairperson


CR105202/DI 106    2008