Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 9-21-1-3.

Synopsis: Regulation of the solicitation of money along roads and highways. Permits a local authority to regulate the solicitation of monetary donations on private roads and highways under the local authority's jurisdiction, including requiring a person who solicits a monetary donation to first obtain a permit.

Effective: July 1, 2009.


    January 12, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Homeland Security, Transportation & Veterans Affairs.


First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning motor vehicles.

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

SOURCE: IC 9-21-1-3; (09)IN0422.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 9-21-1-3 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 3. (a) A local authority, with respect to private roads and highways under the authority's jurisdiction, in accordance with section 2 of this chapter, and within the reasonable exercise of the police power, may do the following:
        (1) Regulate the standing or parking of vehicles.
        (2) Regulate traffic by means of police officers or traffic control signals.
        (3) Regulate or prohibit processions or assemblages on the highways.
        (4) Designate a highway as a one-way highway and require that all vehicles operated on the highway be moved in one (1) specific direction.
        (5) Regulate the speed of vehicles in public parks.
        (6) Designate a highway as a through highway and require that all vehicles stop before entering or crossing the highway.
        (7) Designate an intersection as a stop intersection and require all

vehicles to stop at one (1) or more entrances to the intersection.
        (8) Restrict the use of highways as authorized in IC 9-21-4-7.
        (9) Regulate the operation of bicycles and require the registration and licensing of bicycles, including the requirement of a registration fee.
        (10) Regulate or prohibit the turning of vehicles at intersections.
        (11) Alter the prima facie speed limits authorized under IC 9-21-5.
        (12) Adopt other traffic regulations specifically authorized by this article.
        (13) Adopt traffic regulations governing traffic control on public school grounds when requested by the governing body of the school corporations.
        (14) Regulate or prohibit the operation of low speed vehicles on highways.
         (15) Regulate the solicitation of monetary donations and require a person who solicits monetary donations to obtain a permit from the applicable local authority before soliciting monetary donations.
    (b) An ordinance or regulation adopted under subsection (a)(4), (a)(5), (a)(6), (a)(7), (a)(8), (a)(10), (a)(11), (a)(12), (a)(13), or (a)(14) is effective when signs giving notice of the local traffic regulations are posted upon or at the entrances to the highway or part of the highway that is affected.