SB 436

  • Indiana Senate Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Authority of the attorney general to appoint a special prosecutor.


Grants the attorney general authority to appoint a special prosecutor to prosecute certain crimes if the county prosecuting attorney refuses as a matter of policy to prosecute those crimes. Establishes a procedure for the attorney general to appoint a special prosecutor, and requires the county to reimburse the attorney general for expenses incurred in the appointment. Provides that the state is not required to reimburse a prosecuting attorney for expenses incurred in an connection with the appointment of a special prosecutor.

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Jan 30, 2020


Committee report: amend do pass, adopted


Senator Sandlin added as second author

Jan 15, 2020


Authored by Senator Young M


First reading: referred to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
corrections and criminal law

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced Senate Bill (S) PDF
Senate Bill (S) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: SB0436.02.COMS.FN001 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS001 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS003 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS004 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS005 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS006 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS007 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS008 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS009 PDF
Floor Amendment: SB0436.02.COMS.AMS002 PDF
Committee Report: SB0436.01.INTR.CRS001 PDF
Fiscal Note: SB0436.01.INTR.FN001 PDF
Committee Amendment: SB0436.01.INTR.AMS01 PDF


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