2020 Legislative Session

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Indiana House and Senate Democrats want the governor to call a special session of the General Assembly to meet in August.

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Lawmakers approved several new education laws during the legislative session earlier this year, and many go into effect with the new fiscal year, July 1.

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Hoosiers can no longer use their cell phones while driving unless they’re hands-free, starting Wednesday.

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Lawmakers sent legislation to the governor late Wednesday that would help prevent some patients from getting surprise medical bills.

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Confusion remains over whether Attorney General Curtis Hill will keep his job if his law license is suspended.

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Republican legislative leaders say Indiana made huge gains in health care and education in the 2020 legislative session. But Democrats decry missed opportunities.

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The Indiana House honored retiring Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) Monday as he officially stepped down from his position leading the chamber.

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There was a changing of the guard at the Statehouse Monday as Rep. Todd Huston (R-Fishers) became the new Speaker of the Indiana House.

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Indiana is just the stroke of a pen away from becoming the 22nd state to ban cell phone use while driving unless hands-free.

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Indiana lawmakers are preparing to finish the 2020 session this week a few days ahead of when state law says they have to.

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