February 17, 2009





HOUSE BILL No. 1165

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DIGEST OF HB 1165 (Updated February 12, 2009 11:07 am - DI 116)



Citations Affected: IC 21-14.

Synopsis: Public safety survivors tuition and fee exemption. Exempts the children of a public safety officer who is killed in the line of duty from the payment of tuition and regularly assessed fees for up to eight semesters at a state educational institution or technical school. (Currently, the children must be younger than 23 years of age to use the benefit.)

Effective: July 1, 2009.





Tyler , Neese




    January 12, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety.
    February 16, 2009, amended, reported _ Do Pass.






February 17, 2009

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1165



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning public safety.

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

SOURCE: IC 21-14-6-2; (09)HB1165.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 21-14-6-2, AS ADDED BY P.L.2-2007, SECTION 255, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 2. The children of a public safety officer who has been killed in the line of duty are not required to pay exempt from the payment of educational costs tuition and regularly assessed fees for eight (8) semesters (or the equivalent) in which the children enroll at a state educational institution or state supported technical school. so long as The children are less than twenty-three (23) years of age and are must be full-time students pursuing a prescribed course of study.