SB 364-1_ Filed 03/25/2013, 14:11
Adopted 3/26/2013


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COMMITTEE REPORT


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MR. SPEAKER:
    Your Committee on       Natural Resources     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 364     , 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 natural resources and to make an appropriation.

SOURCE: Page 2, line 10; (13)AM036403.2. -->     Page 2, between lines 10 and 11, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (f) A person who receives money from the fund must submit a budget request for providing estimated payments to participating meat processors for the number of donated wild game animals to be included in the program. The division of law enforcement must certify the information on the application and determine:
        (1) whether the participating meat processor may receive a grant; and
        (2) the amount of the grant each participating meat processor may receive under this section.
    (g) An eligible meat processor may use money granted to the

meat processor from the account as authorized under this section. However, an eligible meat processor must submit to the division of law enforcement any information that is requested of the meat processor. At the request of the division of law enforcement or the state board of accounts, the eligible meat processor shall submit to an audit of the funds received.
    (h) The division of law enforcement shall make grant distributions under this section to eligible meat processors as soon as practical after receipt of an approved invoice for payment.
    (i) The department shall adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to implement this chapter, including rules governing:
        (1) the deadlines for applying for a grant under this section;
        (2) the types of expenses incurred for which grant money may be used; and
        (3) any expense documentation required to satisfy program accounting needs.
    (j) Money in the account is annually appropriated for the purposes described in this section.
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    Page 2, line 11, strike "(f)" and insert " (k)".
    Page 2, line 15, delete "(g)" and insert " (l)".
    (Reference is to SB 364 as printed February 22, 2013.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Eberhart


AM036403/DI 77    2013