HOUSE BILL No. 1045
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Citations Affected: IC 20-27-11-1.
Synopsis: Transportation of school children. Requires a school
corporation that provides transportation to public school students to
provide transportation for a student who: (1) attends a nonpublic school
in the school corporation; and (2) has legal settlement within the school
Effective: July 1, 2009.
January 8, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Education.
First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1045
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: IC 20-27-11-1; (09)IN1045.1.1. -->
SECTION 1. IC 20-27-11-1, AS ADDED BY P.L.1-2005,
SECTION 11, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 1. (a) If a student who:
attends a nonpublic school in a school corporation; and
(2) has legal settlement within the school corporation;
resides on or along the highway constituting the regular route of a
public school bus, the governing body of the school corporation shall
provide transportation for the nonpublic school student on the school
bus when the school corporation provides transportation to public
(b) The transportation provided under this section must be from the
home of the nonpublic school student or from a point on the regular
route nearest or most easily accessible to the home of the nonpublic
school student to and from the nonpublic school or to and from the
point on the regular route that is nearest or most easily accessible to the