January 27, 2012





HOUSE BILL No. 1047

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DIGEST OF HB 1047 (Updated January 25, 2012 1:14 pm - DI 116)



Citations Affected: Noncode.

Synopsis: Education study committee. Establishes the education issues interim study committee to study the feasibility of establishing a process by which residents of a part of an existing school corporation may elect to disannex from the existing school corporation and either annex to another existing school corporation or establish a new school corporation.

Effective: Upon passage.





Lutz, Gutwein




    January 9, 2012, read first time and referred to Committee on Education.
    January 26, 2012, amended, reported _ Do Pass.






January 27, 2012

Second Regular Session 117th General Assembly (2012)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1047



    A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning education.

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

SOURCE: ; (12)HB1047.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) As used in this SECTION, "committee" refers to the education issues interim study committee established under subsection (b).
    (b) The legislative council, under IC 2-5-1.1-5(a)(2), shall establish an interim study committee to be known as the education issues interim study committee. The committee shall do the following:
        (1) Study the feasibility of establishing a process by which residents of a part of an existing school corporation may elect to disannex from an existing school corporation and either annex to another existing school corporation or establish a new school corporation.
        (2) Study any additional topics the legislative council considers necessary.
    (c) The committee shall operate under the policies governing study committees adopted by the legislative council. The committee shall submit a final report to the following:
        (1) The legislative council in an electronic format under

IC 5-14-6.
        (2) The governor.
    (d) This SECTION expires December 31, 2012.

SOURCE: ; (12)HB1047.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.