Session Updates

IHIF is working now on preparations for the 2021 Session of the Indiana General Assembly. This will be a budget year.

Please check our Advocacy Page for updates on issues we’re following and upcoming events and programs.

Key Session Dates


Bill Track

Submit a bill

BillShort TitleSponsorsStatus
SB1Civil immunity related to COVID-19.Authored by Sen. Mark MessmerSen. Eric KochSen. Liz Brown.
Co-Authored by Sen. Andy Zay.
To Judiciary Committee (Pass 8-3)
SB3Telehealth matters.Authored by Sen. Ed Charbonneau. to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB47Coronavirus disease immunizations.Authored by Sen. Ronald Grooms. to Committee on Health and Provider Services (1/13 – passed as amended, 8-0)
SB48Local health board and officer limitations.Authored by 
Sen. James TomesSen. Blake DoriotSen. Ron Alting.
to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB50Venture capital investment tax credit.Authored by Sen. Andy Zay.to Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy
SB53Testing and reporting of diseased animals.Authored by Sen. Jean Leising.to Committee on Agriculture (pass 7-0)
SB61Written orders for home health services.Authored by Sen. Vaneta BeckerSen. Ed Charbonneau.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB62Prescription drug rebates and pricing.
“Share the Savings” – IHIF supports this legislation
Authored by Sen. Vaneta BeckerSen. Ed Charbonneau.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB63Mental health treatment for inmates.Authored by Sen. Susan Glick.to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law
SB73Opioid prescriptions.Authored by Sen. Dennis Kruse.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB74Workplace immunization prohibition.
*Watching
Authored by Sen. Dennis Kruse.Sent to Committee on
PENSIONS AND LABOR
SB122Drug schedules.Authored by Sen. Michael Young.to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law (Pass, 8-0)
SB131Disclosures related to prescription drugs.Authored by Sen. Kyle WalkerSen. Mike Bohacek.to Committee on Insurance and Financial Institutions
SB139Association health plans.Authored by Sen. Andy Zay. to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB213Certified technology parks.Authored by Sen. Travis Holdman.to Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy
SB216EDGE tax credits.Authored by Sen. Travis Holdman.to Committee on Tax and Fiscal Policy
SB223Marijuana legalization.Authored by Sen. Karen Tallian.to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law
SB262Pharmacy benefit managers and drug lists.Authored by Sen. Ed Charbonneau.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB264Broadband capacity infrastructure study.Authored by Sen. Eric Koch.to Committee on Utilities
SB292Public health matters.Authored by Sen. Jean Breaux.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB296Health matters.Authored by Sen. Jean Breaux.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB297Chronic disease screening and education program.Authored by Sen. Jean Breaux.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB331Disposal of unused medications and prescriptions.Authored by Sen. Ronald Grooms.to Committee on Health and Provider Services
SB352Broadband development.Authored by Sen. Erin Houchin.to Committee on Utilities
SB360Essential worker death benefit.Authored by Sen. J.D. Ford.to Committee on Pensions and Labor
SB377Broadband development.Authored by Sen. Andy Zay.to Committee on Utilities
HB1002Civil immunity related to COVID-19.Authored by Rep. Jerry Torr.
Co-Authored by 
Rep. John YoungRep. Chris JeterRep. Matt Lehman.
to Committee on Judiciary
HB1021Health workforce student loan repayment program.Authored by Rep. Ethan Manning.
Co-Authored by Rep. Brad BarrettRep. Ann Vermilion.
to Committee on Ways and Means
HB1026Medical marijuana. (related: HB1028, HB1046, HB1117, HB 1154, HB1214, HB 1547)Authored by Rep. Jim Lucas.to Committee on Public Health
HB1081Medicaid self-directed care.Authored by Rep. Jeffrey Thompson.to Committee on Public Health
HB1084Technical corrections.Authored by Rep. John Young.to Committee on Judiciary(Pass, 12-0)
HB1099Medical payment coverage.Authored by Rep. Donna Schaibley.
HB1100Health improvement study and plan.Authored by Rep. Steven Davisson.to Committee on Public Health
HB1109INSPECT program reporting.Authored by Rep. Steve Bartels.to Committee on Public Health
HB1125Deceptive lead generation.Authored by Rep. Matt Lehman.to Committee on Judiciary
HB1147Community health workers and Medicaid.Authored by Rep. Robin Shackleford.to Committee on Public Health
HB1172Tax credit for medical school clinical faculty.Authored by Rep. Sheila Klinker.to Committee on Ways and Means
HB1177Strategic plan on dementia.Authored by Rep. Gregory Porter.to Committee on Public Health
HB1203Various department of health matters.Authored by Rep. Wendy McNamara.
Co-Authored by: Rep. Steven DavissonRep. Edward Clere.
to Committee on Public Health – to be heard 1/20
HB1218Certified technology parks.Authored by Rep. Dave Heine.to Committee on Ways and Means
HB1229Influenza immunizations.Authored by Rep. Dennis Zent.
Co-Authored by Rep. Brad BarrettRep. Rita Fleming.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1239Prescription price.Authored by Rep. Beau Baird.
Co-Authored by Rep. Terri Jo Austin.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1258Civil immunity related to COVID-19.Authored by Rep. John Young.to Committee on Judiciary
HB1286Telehealth matters.Authored by Rep. Shane Lindauer.
Co-Authored by Rep. Brad BarrettRep. Ann VermilionRep. Jake Teshka.
to Committee on Public Health – to be heard 1/20
HB1336COVID-19 relief for businesses.Authored by Rep. Matt Hostettler.to Committee on Ways and Means
HB1340Human immunodeficiency virus.Authored by Rep. Edward Clere.
Co-Authored by Rep. Brad BarrettRep. Anthony CookRep. Rita Fleming.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1347Telemedicine.Authored by Rep. Shane Lindauer.
Co-Authored by Rep. Matt LehmanRep. Steven DavissonRep. Ann Vermilion.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1362Newborn screening for cytomegalovirus.Authored by Rep. Brad Barrett.
Co-Authored by Rep. Chris Campbell.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1379Pharmacist contraceptive prescriptions.Authored by Rep. Cindy Ziemke.
Co-Authored by Rep. Rita FlemingRep. Ann VermilionRep. Robin Shackleford.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1393Pharmacy benefit managers.Authored by Rep. Edward Clere.
Co-Authored by Rep. Matt LehmanRep. Steven DavissonRep. Robin Shackleford.
to Committee on Financial Institutions and Insurance
HB1413Rural broadband fund.Authored by Rep. Ethan Manning.to Committee on Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
HB1414Barrett Law assessments for broadband development.Authored by Rep. Michael Karickhoff.
Co-Authored by Rep. Doug Miller.
to Committee on Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
HB1418Economic development issues.Authored by Rep. Sharon Negele.to Committee on Commerce, Small Business and Economic Development
HB1426Broadband development. (see also HB1449, HB1522Authored by Rep. Holli Sullivan.
Co-Authored by Rep. Sharon Negele.
to Committee on Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications
HB1443Infant Fabry disease screening.Authored by Rep. Elizabeth Rowray.
Co-Authored by Rep. Steven DavissonRep. Ryan Lauer.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1468Various health matters.Authored by Rep. Steven Davisson.to Committee on Public Health
HB1488Vaccination exemptions.Authored by Rep. Cindy Ledbetter.
Co-Authored by Rep. Steve BartelsRep. Don Lehe.
to Committee on Employment, Labor and Pensions
HB1495Prescription drug donation repositories.Authored by Rep. Steve Bartels.
Co-Authored by Rep. Steven Davisson.
to Committee on Public Health
HB1515Exposure risk diseases.Authored by Rep. Chris Judy.
Co-Authored by Rep. Robert MorrisRep. Ryan Lauer.
to Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety
HB1542Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.Authored by Rep. Ethan Manning.to Committee on Public Health
HB1545Certified technology parks.Authored by Rep. Jeff Ellington.
Co-Authored by Rep. Shane Lindauer.
to Committee on Ways and Means

Notes, Links, and Updates

Watch this space for news, links, and updates