SB 102-1_ Filed 01/14/2008, 14:14 ChairPerson


COMMITTEE REPORT





MADAM PRESIDENT:
    
     The Senate Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedure, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 102, 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:

    Delete the title and insert the following:
    A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning elections.
    Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert the following:
     SOURCE: ; (08)LS7004.294. -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2008] (a) Notwithstanding any other law, an individual elected to a local office at the 2011 general election takes office at noon, January 1, 2013.
    (b) The term of office of an individual described in subsection (a) expires at noon, January 1, 2017.
    (c) The successors of individuals described in subsection (a) shall be elected at the November 2016 general election.
    (d) During the 2008 interim, the legislative services agency shall prepare appropriate legislation to amend IC 3 to implement

this act and to provide that all municipal elections be held in

even-numbered years.
    (e) This SECTION expires June 30, 2017.

    (Reference is to SB 102 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill be reassigned to the Senate Committee on Local Government and Elections.

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LONG, Chairperson


RS 010201/kc
2008