Your Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety , to which was referred
Senate Bill 102 , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same
back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:
Delete the title and insert the following:
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (10)AM010203.1. -->
Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new
paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 10-17-12-4.5; (10)AM010203.1. -->
"SECTION 1. IC 10-17-12-4.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA
CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS
[EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 4.5. As used in this chapter,
"designated period" refers to active duty service:
(1) during a time of war or national conflict; or
(2) upon the call of the President of the United States or the
(A) for a national or state emergency;
(B) to provide humanitarian assistance; or
(C) for peacekeeping operations.
SOURCE: IC 10-17-12-7.5; (10)AM010203.2. -->
SECTION 2. IC 10-17-12-7.5, AS ADDED BY P.L.50-2009,
SECTION 5, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 7.5. As used in this chapter, "qualified service
member" means an individual who is:
(1) an Indiana resident;
(2) a member of:
(A) the armed forces; or
(B) the National Guard; and
(3) serving on active duty:
(A) after September 11, 2001; and
(B) during a time of national conflict or war.
(B) during a designated period.
SOURCE: IC 10-17-12-8; (10)AM010203.3. -->
SECTION 3. IC 10-17-12-8, AS AMENDED BY P.L.50-2009,
SECTION 6, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 8. (a) The military family relief fund is established
to provide assistance with food, housing, utilities, medical services,
basic transportation, child care, education, employment or workforce,
and other essential family support expenses that have become difficult
to afford for qualified service members or dependents of qualified
(b) Except as provided in section 9 of this chapter, the board shall
expend the money in the fund exclusively to provide grants for
assistance as described in subsection (a).
(c) A qualified service member or the qualified service member's
dependent may be eligible to receive assistance from the fund for up to
one (1) year after the earlier of the following:
(1) the date the qualified service member's active duty service
(2) The date, as established by
presidential proclamation the
President of the United States, the governor, or by law, of the
cessation of the national conflict or war designated period with
respect to which the qualified service member is eligible to
receive assistance under section 7.5(3)(B) of this chapter.
(d) The board shall administer the fund.
SOURCE: IC 10-17-13-10; (10)AM010203.4. -->
SECTION 4. IC 10-17-13-10, AS AMENDED BY P.L.50-2009,
SECTION 9, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2010]: Sec. 10. (a) The board shall manage and develop the
fund and the assets of the fund.
(b) The board shall do the following:
(1) Establish a policy for the investment of the assets of the fund.
In establishing a policy under this subdivision, the board shall:
(A) establish adequate long term financial goals for the fund;
(B) provide adequate funding for the military family relief
fund established by IC 10-17-12-8.
during a time of war or
(2) Acquire money for the fund through the solicitation of private
or public donations and other revenue producing activities.
(3) Perform other tasks consistent with prudent management and
development of the fund.".
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to SB 102 as printed January 29, 2010.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass.
AM010203/DI 116 2010