by Alex Downard - Posted 10 months ago
Prepared by: Michael Solari Report created on February 18, 2022
HB1167 BUREAU OF MOTOR VEHICLES (PRESSEL J) Allows an advanced practice registered nurse to sign certain health documents concerning driving privileges. Requires the bureau of motor vehicles (bureau) to establish and maintain an audit working group. Provides that meetings of the audit working group are not subject to open door laws. Provides that the bureau, rather than the state board of accounts, is required to conduct an audit of each license branch.
Amends certain dates regarding the statewide electronic lien and title system (system). Removes system provisions concerning qualified service provider payments, participation notification, and annual fees. Provides that the bureau and participating qualified service providers or lienholders may charge certain system fees. Amends dates concerning the voluntary or required use of the system. Requires the bureau to distribute at least one time each month the fees collected and deposited from certain special group recognition license plates. Repeals the law providing for the Earlham College trust license plate. Provides that interference with highway traffic is considered unreasonable if the interference occurs for more than 10 consecutive minutes except for: (1) machinery or equipment used in highway construction or maintenance by the Indiana department of transportation, counties, or municipalities; and (2) firefighting apparatus owned or operated by a political subdivision or a volunteer fire department. Provides that a public agency or towing service that obtains the name and address of the owner of or lienholder on a vehicle shall, not later than three business days after obtaining the name and address, notify the owner of the vehicle and any lienholder on the vehicle, as indicated by the certificate of title or as discovered by a search of the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System or an equivalent and commonly available data base. Requires the bureau to process an electronic application for a certificate of authority not more than five business days after the submission of the application if the application meets certain requirements. Provides that an individual is not required to be a citizen of the United States as shown in the records of the bureau to apply for a replacement driver's license or learner's permit by electronic service. Provides that a suspension for failure to satisfy a judgment imposed before December 31, 2021 terminates on December 31, 2024. Removes the requirement that the bureau collect an administrative penalty if a dealer fails to apply for a certificate of title for a motor vehicle that is purchased or acquired in a state that does not have a certificate of title law. Provides that a manufacturer or distributor may not sell or offer to sell, directly or indirectly, a new motor vehicle to the general public in Indiana except through a new motor vehicle dealer holding a franchise for the line make covering the new motor vehicle. Provides that the sales of new motor vehicles by a manufacturer or franchisor to the federal government, a charitable organization, an employee of the manufacturer or distributor, or a manufacturer or distributor under certain conditions. Makes technical corrections.
Current Status: 2/15/2022 - Committee Report amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
All Bill Status: 2/15/2022 - Senate Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 9; Nays: 0;
2/15/2022 - Senate Homeland Security and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing)
2/8/2022 - Senate Homeland Security and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing)
2/2/2022 - Referred to Senate Homeland Security and Transportation 2/2/2022 - First Reading
1/26/2022 - Referred to Senate
1/25/2022 - Senate sponsors: Senators Crider and Garten 1/25/2022 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 99: yeas 81, nays 9 1/25/2022 - House Bills on Third Reading
1/24/2022 - Second reading amended, ordered engrossed 1/24/2022 - Amendment #10 (Austin) prevailed; voice vote 1/24/2022 - Amendment #11 (Pressel) prevailed; voice vote 1/24/2022 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/20/2022 - House Bills on Second Reading 1/18/2022 - House Bills on Second Reading
1/13/2022 - Committee Report amend do pass, adopted
1/12/2022 - House Committee recommends passage, as amended Yeas: 11; Nays: 0;
1/12/2022 - House Roads and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing) 1/6/2022 - Referred to House Roads and Transportation
1/6/2022 - First Reading
1/6/2022 - Coauthored by Representative Saunders 1/6/2022 - Authored By Jim Pressel
SB293 MANUFACTURED HOME DEALERS (CRIDER M) Amends the definition of "major component parts" to include a catalytic converter. Provides certain requirements for an automotive salvage recycler who is purchasing catalytic converters. Defines "manufactured home dealer" (dealer). Creates a new chapter concerning the licensing of dealers.
Provides that a dealer may hold an offsite sale under certain conditions. Requires certain entities to obtain liability insurance coverage in certain amounts. Provides that it is an unfair practice to sell, exchange, or transfer a salvage vehicle without written disclosure. Provides that a dealer is exempt from certain mailing address requirements.
Requires that a dealer must remain in good standing with the state department of health while holding a license.
Current Status: 2/21/2022 - Senate Bills on Second Reading
All Bill Status: 2/17/2022 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
2/16/2022 - House Committee recommends passage Yeas: 12; Nays: 0; 2/16/2022 - House Roads and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing) 2/1/2022 - Referred to House Roads and Transportation
2/1/2022 - First Reading
1/25/2022 - added as coauthor Senator Randolph 1/24/2022 - added as third author Senator Sandlin 1/24/2022 - House sponsor: Representative Pressel
1/24/2022 - Third reading passed; Roll Call 57: yeas 47, nays 0 1/24/2022 - Senate Bills on Third Reading
1/20/2022 - added as coauthor Senator Glick 1/20/2022 - Second reading ordered engrossed 1/20/2022 - Senate Bills on Second Reading 1/18/2022 - Committee Report do pass, adopted
1/18/2022 - Senate Committee recommends passage Yeas: 8; Nays: 0; 1/18/2022 - Senate Homeland Security and Transportation, (Bill Scheduled for Hearing)
1/11/2022 - added as second author Senator Doriot
1/10/2022 - Referred to Senate Homeland Security and Transportation 1/10/2022 - First Reading
1/10/2022 - Authored By Michael Crider
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