Introduced Version






SENATE BILL No. 54

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 21-17-5-5; IC 21-39-4-6.

Synopsis: Jurisdiction of university and college police. Provides that university and college police may exercise their police powers in any part of Indiana.

Effective: July 1, 2009.





Lanane




    January 7, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters.







Introduced

First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)


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SENATE BILL No. 54



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning public safety.

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

SOURCE: IC 21-17-5-5; (09)IN0054.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 21-17-5-5, AS ADDED BY P.L.2-2007, SECTION 258, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 5. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), A police officer appointed under this chapter may exercise the powers granted under this chapter only upon any real property owned or occupied by the educational institution employing the police officer, including the streets passing through and adjacent to the educational institution.
    (b) Additional jurisdiction may be established by agreement with the chief of police of the municipality or sheriff of the county or the appropriate law enforcement agency where the educational institution's property is located, depending upon the jurisdiction involved. in any part of Indiana.
SOURCE: IC 21-39-4-6; (09)IN0054.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 21-39-4-6, AS ADDED BY P.L.2-2007, SECTION 280, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 6. A police officer may exercise the powers granted under this chapter only upon real property owned or occupied by the state educational institution employing the police officer, including the

streets passing through and adjacent to the state educational institution. Additional jurisdiction may be established by agreement with the chief of police of the municipality or sheriff of the county or the appropriate law enforcement agency where the property is located, depending upon the jurisdiction involved. in any part of Indiana.