Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 10-17-1-4; IC 10-17-9-20.

Synopsis: Veterans' home. Transfers the duties of the Indiana Veterans' Home advisory committee to the Indiana veterans' affairs commission. Repeals a provision that establishes the Indiana Veterans' Home advisory committee.

Effective: Upon passage; July 1, 2011.


    January 5, 2011, read first time and referred to Select Committee on Government Reduction.


First Regular Session 117th General Assembly (2011)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning veterans' affairs.

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

SOURCE: IC 10-17-1-4; (11)IN1045.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 10-17-1-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2011]: Sec. 4. The commission may do acts necessary or reasonably incident to the fulfillment of the purposes of this chapter, including the following:
        (1) Adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to administer this chapter.
        (2) Advise the veterans' state service officer in problems concerning the welfare of veterans.
        (3) Determine general administrative policies within the department.
         (4) Advise the director and the superintendent of the Indiana Veterans' Home of ways to improve the Indiana Veterans' Home and the care of its residents.
SOURCE: IC 10-17-9-20; (11)IN1045.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 10-17-9-20 IS REPEALED [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2011].
SOURCE: ; (11)IN1045.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) The terms of members of the Indiana Veterans' Home advisory committee established by IC 10-17-9-20 who are serving on June 30, 2011,

expire June 30, 2011.
     (b) This SECTION expires January 1, 2012.

SOURCE: ; (11)IN1045.1.4. -->     SECTION 4. An emergency is declared for this act.