HB 1099

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Jan 28, 2020
  • Passed Senate Feb 24, 2020
  • Signed by Governor Mar 18, 2020

Low head dams.

Abstract

Requires the natural resources commission to establish a roster of low head dams in the state that are capable of creating hazardous currents that pose safety issues. Establishes requirements concerning low head dams for the department of natural resources (department) and owners of low head dams. Provides that an owner of at least two low head dams is exempt from certain requirements if that owner has previously installed warning signs, in coordination with the department, and maintains and repairs the existing signs. Except for purposes of an inspection, maintenance, or removal, prohibits a person from accessing a low head dam. Prohibits wading, boating, swimming, or accessing the waters within 50 feet of a low head dam when warning signs are present. Provides that the state is not liable for any death or injury that occurs on or resulting from a low head dam that is not owned by the state. Provides for a penalty for violations. Requires the department to prepare a report that includes recommendations concerning the creation of a low head dam removal program and any recommendations concerning low head dam safety legislation.

Bill Sponsors (8)

Votes


Actions


Mar 30, 2020

House

Public Law 104

Mar 18, 2020

Office of the Governor

Signed by the Governor

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

Mar 12, 2020

Senate

Signed by the President Pro Tempore

Mar 10, 2020

House

Signed by the Speaker

Mar 05, 2020

House

House concurred in Senate amendments; Roll Call 319: yeas 81, nays 0

Mar 04, 2020

House

Motion to concur filed

Feb 26, 2020

Senate

Returned to the House with amendments

Feb 25, 2020

Senate

Senator Grooms added as cosponsor

Feb 24, 2020

Senate

Third reading: passed; Roll Call 221: yeas 48, nays 0

Feb 20, 2020

Senate

Second reading: ordered engrossed

Feb 17, 2020

Senate

Senator Lanane added as cosponsor

Senate

Committee report: amend do pass, adopted

Feb 05, 2020

Senate

First reading: referred to Committee on Natural Resources

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
natural resources

Jan 29, 2020

House

Referred to the Senate

Jan 28, 2020

House

Third reading: passed; Roll Call 83: yeas 97, nays 1

House

Senate sponsors: Senators Busch and Glick

Jan 27, 2020

House

Second reading: ordered engrossed

Jan 23, 2020

House

Committee report: amend do pass, adopted

Jan 16, 2020

House

Representative Boy added as coauthor

Jan 09, 2020

House

Representatives Eberhart and Abbott D added as coauthors

Jan 07, 2020

House

First reading: referred to Committee on Natural Resources

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
natural resources

House

Authored by Representative Manning

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (S) PDF
House Bill (H) PDF
Enrolled House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1099.04.ENRS.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.03.COMS.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.03.COMS.FN002 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.03.COMS.FN003 PDF
Committee Report: HB1099.02.COMH.CRS001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.02.COMH.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.02.COMH.FN002 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.02.COMH.FN003 PDF
Committee Amendment: HB1099.02.COMH.AMS02 PDF
Committee Report: HB1099.01.INTR.CRH001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1099.01.INTR.FN001 PDF
Committee Amendment: HB1099.01.INTR.AMH01 PDF

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