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    I move that Engrossed Senate Bill 404 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 2, line 37; (02)MO040401.2. -->     Page 2, between lines 37 and 38, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 36-2-14-20; (02)MO040401.3. -->     "SECTION 3. IC 36-2-14-20, AS ADDED BY P.L.271-2001, SECTION 6, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2002]: Sec. 20. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b) and IC 4-24-4-1, if:
        (1) an individual who is a resident of Indiana dies in an Indiana county:
            (A) in which at least one (1) air or land ambulance provider is located; and
            (B) of which the individual is not a resident; and
        (2) an autopsy is performed on the individual:
            (A) in the county in which the individual died; and
            (B) under the authority of the county coroner in the discharge of the coroner's duties;
the county coroner shall bill the county in which the incident occurred that caused the death of the individual on whom the autopsy was performed for the cost of the autopsy, including the physician fee under section 6(d) of this chapter.
    (b) Except as provided in subsection (a) and IC 4-24-4-1, payment for the costs of an autopsy requested by a party other than the:
        (1) county prosecutor; or
        (2) county coroner;
of the county in which the individual died must be made by the party requesting the autopsy.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to ESB 404 as printed February 15, 2002.)


Representative Brown T

MO040401/DI 77     2002