Introduced Version




Citations Affected: IC 3-11-8-4.

Synopsis: Schools may not be used as polling sites. Provides that a school building may not be used as a polling place.

Effective: July 1, 2013.


    January 14, 2013, read first time and referred to Committee on Elections and Apportionment.


First Regular Session 118th General Assembly (2013)

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

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

SOURCE: IC 3-11-8-4; (13)IN1244.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 3-11-8-4 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2013]: Sec. 4. School buildings, (a) Except as provided in subsection (b), fire stations and all other public buildings shall be made available without charge to a county for holding an election. The county may not be required to sign any agreement assuming liability as a precondition for use of the public building.
     (b) A school building may not be used as a polling place.