Introduced Version






SENATE BILL No. 87

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 4-4; IC 4-23-5.5-6.5; IC 15-9-2-4.

Synopsis: Energy, agriculture, and rural development rules. Allows the office of the lieutenant governor to adopt rules to carry out the office's duties relating to energy policy, the center for coal technology research, and the recycling and energy development board. Allows the office of rural affairs and the department of agriculture to adopt rules.

Effective: Upon passage.





Jackman




    January 9, 2006, read first time and referred to Committee on Energy and Environmental Affairs.







Introduced

Second Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2006)


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SENATE BILL No. 87



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning state offices and administration.

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

SOURCE: IC 4-4-2.4; (06)IN0087.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 4-4-2.4 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW CHAPTER TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]:
     Chapter 2.4. Duties of Lieutenant Governor Relating to Energy Policy
    Sec. 1. The office of the lieutenant governor shall carry out the duties relating to energy policy that were carried out by the department of commerce (before its abolishment in 2005).
    Sec. 2. The office of the lieutenant governor may adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to carry out the duties, purposes, and functions of the office of the lieutenant governor relating to:
        (1) energy policy under section 1 of this chapter;
        (2) the administration of the center for coal technology research under IC 4-4-30-5.5; and
        (3) the Indiana recycling and energy development board under IC 4-23-5.5-6.5.

SOURCE: IC 4-4-9.7-7; (06)IN0087.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 4-4-9.7-7 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE

AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 7. The office may adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to carry out the duties, purposes, and functions of this chapter.

SOURCE: IC 4-4-30-5.5; (06)IN0087.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 4-4-30-5.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 5.5. The office of the lieutenant governor may adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to carry out the duties, purposes, and functions of the center.
SOURCE: IC 4-23-5.5-6.5; (06)IN0087.1.4. -->     SECTION 4. IC 4-23-5.5-6.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 6.5. The office of the lieutenant governor may adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to carry out the duties, purposes, and functions of this chapter.
SOURCE: IC 15-9-2-4; (06)IN0087.1.5. -->     SECTION 5. IC 15-9-2-4 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE]: Sec. 4. The department may adopt rules under IC 4-22-2 to carry out the duties, purposes, and functions of the department.
SOURCE: ; (06)IN0087.1.6. -->     SECTION 6. An emergency is declared for this act.