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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 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
Summary:
This paper draws on phone interviews conducted with teachers, principals, or site coordinators at 14 schools across the country that integrate wraparound services with a strong academic focus to serve large...
Subject:
Teachers, K-12 Education
Year:
2012
Source:
Center for American Progress
Summary:
This policy brief highlights the movement in Indiana and elsewhere where large sums of money have been devoted to backing Right-to-Work (RTW) bills, with lobbyists claiming that RTW spurs job growth and...
Subject:
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Year:
2012
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
This report examines the overall compensation, wages and benefits, of public-sector and private-sector employees in Indiana. The report finds that when comparisons control for education, experience, hours of...
Subject:
Wages and Compensation, Public Sector Employees
Year:
2011
Source:
Economic Policy Institute