Program Resource

2019 Indiana General Assembly Recap and Interim Study Committee Review

Publication date: 
June, 2019

Heather Willey—partner at Barnes & Thornburg and IPA’s public policy eyes and ears at the Statehouse—gives a recap of the highs and lows of this year’s long budget session. Heather also shares issues being slated for interim study committees before the 2020 session begins.

Topics Covered

  • Education Funding & Teacher Pay
  • Teacher Career Ladders
  • Public Health Matters: Opioid Crisis, Mental Health/Addiction Counseling, Substance Abuse Programs
  • Workforce Development
  • Gaming
  • Charity Gaming
  • Tax Exemptions and Community Redevelopment

Interim Study Committee Topics of Note

  • Corrections & Criminal Code
  • Courts & The Judiciary
  • Education
  • Financial Institutions and Insurance
  • Fiscal Policy
  • Public Health, Behavioral Health, and Human Services