February 19, 2013



DIGEST OF SB 205 (Updated February 18, 2013 11:17 am - DI 102)

Citations Affected: IC 13-26.

Synopsis: Regional sewer districts. Provides that an appointed trustee of the board of directors of a regional sewage, water, or solid waste district may be a ratepayer of the district.

Effective: July 1, 2013.


    January 7, 2013, read first time and referred to Committee on Elections.
    February 18, 2013, amended, reported favorably _ Do Pass.

February 19, 2013

First Regular Session 118th General Assembly (2013)

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    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning environmental law.

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

SOURCE: IC 13-26-4-6; (13)SB0205.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 13-26-4-6, AS AMENDED BY P.L.97-2012, SECTION 6, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2013]: Sec. 6. (a) This section does not apply to a district described in section 6.1 of this chapter.
    (b) An appointed trustee does not have to be a resident of the district.
    (c) An appointed trustee must:
        (1) own real property within the district;
        (2) be a trustee appointed under section 4 or 5 of this chapter; or
        (3) be an elected official who represents a political subdivision that has territory in the district; or
        (4) be a ratepayer of the district.