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HB 1011 - Authorizes a Metropolitan Transit District - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes a Metropolitan Transit District

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (59-35) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (39-11) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (56-39) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes a Metropolitan Transit District

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes the Metropolitan Transit District and authorizes certain counties to elect to be affiliated with the district.

Highlights:
  • Establishes the Metropolitan Transit District to construct, purchase, or acquire public transportation services and to operate those services (Sec. 22).
  • Requires the board of the Metropolitan Transit District to develop and implement a long term plan to ensure an efficient system of public transportation in the district (Sec. 22).
  • Authorizes any of the following counties to propose membership in a Metropolitan Transit District through a public referendum (Sec. 22):
    • Boone County;
    • Delaware County;
    • Hamilton County;
    • Hancock County;
    • Hendricks County;
    • Johnson County;
    • Madison County;
    • Marion County;
    • Morgan County; and
    • Shelby County.
  • Requires that the county propose in the public referendum the question of whether or not the county can impose a tax rate increase of up to 0.3% to fund the Metropolitan Transit District (Sec. 22).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes a Metropolitan Transit District

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