Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1415

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: None (noncode).

Synopsis: Zoo capital projects. Makes the following appropriations from the build Indiana fund: (1) $32,500,000 to the Indianapolis Zoo; (2) $10,750,000 to the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo; (3) $5,000,000 to the Mesker Park Zoo in Evansville; (4) $2,000,000 to the Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend; (5) $1,000,000 to the Washington Park Zoo in Michigan City; and (6) $1,000,000 to the Columbian Park Zoo in Lafayette. Provides that the appropriations must be used for capital improvements. Requires the zoos to pledge $1 for the capital projects for every $3 provided by the state.

Effective: July 1, 2001.





Buell




    January 11, 2000, read first time and referred to Committee on Ways and Means.







Introduced

Second Regular Session 111th General Assembly (2000)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1415



    A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning general provisions and to make an appropriation.

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

SOURCE: ; (00)IN1415.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] (a) There is appropriated to the Indianapolis Zoo thirty-two million five hundred thousand dollars ($32,500,000) from the build Indiana fund established under IC 4-30-17 for the period beginning July 1, 2001, and ending June 30, 2003.
    (b) Money appropriated under this SECTION must be used for capital improvements within the zoo. Money appropriated under this SECTION may not be used to pay the zoo's operating expenses.
    (c) To receive money appropriated under this SECTION, the zoo must fulfill the following requirements:
        (1) Submit a fiscal plan to the budget agency describing the zoo's planned capital projects.
        (2) Pledge one dollar ($1) for the capital projects for every three dollars ($3) provided by the state.
    (d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.

SOURCE: ; (00)IN1415.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] (a) There is

appropriated to the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo ten million seven hundred fifty thousand dollars ($10,750,000) from the build Indiana fund established under IC 4-30-17 for the period beginning July 1, 2001, and ending June 30, 2003.
    (b) Money appropriated under this SECTION must be used for capital improvements within the zoo. Money appropriated under this SECTION may not be used to pay the zoo's operating expenses.
    (c) To receive money appropriated under this SECTION, the zoo must fulfill the following requirements:
        (1) Submit a fiscal plan to the budget agency describing the zoo's planned capital projects.
        (2) Pledge one dollar ($1) for the capital projects for every three dollars ($3) provided by the state.
    (d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.

SOURCE: ; (00)IN1415.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] (a) There is appropriated to the Mesker Park Zoo in Evansville five million dollars ($5,000,000) from the build Indiana fund established under IC 4-30-17 for the period beginning July 1, 2001, and ending June 30, 2003.
    (b) Money appropriated under this SECTION must be used for capital improvements within the zoo. Money appropriated under this SECTION may not be used to pay the zoo's operating expenses.
    (c) To receive money appropriated under this SECTION, the zoo must fulfill the following requirements:
        (1) Submit a fiscal plan to the budget agency describing the zoo's planned capital projects.
        (2) Pledge one dollar ($1) for the capital projects for every three dollars ($3) provided by the state.
    (d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.

SOURCE: ; (00)IN1415.1.4. -->     SECTION 4. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] (a) There is appropriated to the Potawatomi Zoo in South Bend two million dollars ($2,000,000) from the build Indiana fund established under IC 4-30-17 for the period beginning July 1, 2001, and ending June 30, 2003.
    (b) Money appropriated under this SECTION must be used for capital improvements within the zoo. Money appropriated under this SECTION may not be used to pay the zoo's operating expenses.
    (c) To receive money appropriated under this SECTION, the zoo must fulfill the following requirements:
        (1) Submit a fiscal plan to the budget agency describing the

zoo's planned capital projects.
        (2) Pledge one dollar ($1) for the capital projects for every three dollars ($3) provided by the state.
    (d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.

SOURCE: ; (00)IN1415.1.5. -->     SECTION 5. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] (a) There is appropriated to the Washington Park Zoo in Michigan City one million dollars ($1,000,000) from the build Indiana fund established under IC 4-30-17 for the period beginning July 1, 2001, and ending June 30, 2003.
    (b) Money appropriated under this SECTION must be used for capital improvements within the zoo. Money appropriated under this SECTION may not be used to pay the zoo's operating expenses.
    (c) To receive money appropriated under this SECTION, the zoo must fulfill the following requirements:
        (1) Submit a fiscal plan to the budget agency describing the zoo's planned capital projects.
        (2) Pledge one dollar ($1) for the capital projects for every three dollars ($3) provided by the state.
    (d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.

SOURCE: ; (00)IN1415.1.6. -->     SECTION 6. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001] (a) There is appropriated to the Columbian Park Zoo in Lafayette one million dollars ($1,000,000) from the build Indiana fund established under IC 4-30-17 for the period beginning July 1, 2001, and ending June 30, 2003.
    (b) Money appropriated under this SECTION must be used for capital improvements within the zoo. Money appropriated under this SECTION may not be used to pay the zoo's operating expenses.
    (c) To receive money appropriated under this SECTION, the zoo must fulfill the following requirements:
        (1) Submit a fiscal plan to the budget agency describing the zoo's planned capital projects.
        (2) Pledge one dollar ($1) for the capital projects for every three dollars ($3) provided by the state.
    (d) This SECTION expires July 1, 2003.