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Summary:
This bill establishes the early learning pilot grant program. It authorizes the office of the secretary of family and social services to establish a pilot program to make grants to certain entities that...
Subject:
Early Childhood Education
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill establishes a work share program to prevent layoffs by reducing work hours or workdays, while allowing affected employees to receive partial compensation for lost wages. Employers must submit to...
Subject:
Unemployment, Job Protection and Retention
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits employers from requesting an employee or applicant for employment grant access to, or observation of, the employee’s or applicant’s personal Internet accounts. Additionally, this bill...
Subject:
Civil Liberties, Employment, Job Protection and Retention
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill authorizes the legislative body of a local governmental unit to designate an area as a clean energy improvement financing district and authorize financing of certain qualified clean energy...
Subject:
Public Investment Funds, Water, Land and Buildings, Renewable Energy, Buildings - Energy Efficiency, Subsidies - Grants and Loans
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill grants immunity to an individual arrested for alcohol offenses if the arrest or prosecution is due to the person: reporting a medical emergency, being the victim of a sex offense, or witnessing and...
Subject:
Civil Liberties
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill authorizes the production of, possession of, scientific study of, and commerce in industrial hemp which has no more than a crop-wide average tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) of 0.3% dry weight and...
Subject:
Agriculture and Forestry
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This act requires tanning facility operators to prominently display a sign approved by state that is clearly visible to a person using the tanning devices stating that any person under the age of sixteen...
Subject:
Public Health
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill provides specified counties with mechanisms to expand public transportation services other than light rail. This bill authorizes local funding of public transportation expansion through a local...
Subject:
Transportation, Mass Transit
Year:
2014
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
This policy brief reviews the advantages of employee ownership and recent initiatives in California, Indiana, Iowa, Oregon and Vermont to support employee ownership through state-level programs.
Subject:
Cooperatives and Employee Ownership
Year:
2014
Source:
National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)
Summary:
This fact sheet examines Indiana's economic performance in the wake of the state's passage of "right-to-work" (RTW) legislation. It finds that there is little evidence RTW has spurred state job...
Subject:
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Year:
2012
Source:
Economic Policy Institute