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What’s alive, what’s not, as legislature reaches midway point

By Victoria RatliffTheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS- Indiana’s lawmakers have reached half-time of this year’s session, with major bills to keep motorist’s hands off their phones and to raise the age to use tobacco still alive; the effort to raise teacher pay now effectively dead and a bill to help pregnant employees essentially put off until at least next […]

Legislation about surprise medical bills, fraud and sex assault advance

By Lacey Watt and Haley CarneyTheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Patients would be protected from surprise medical bills under one of the many pieces of legislation that passed out of the Indiana Senate Tuesday. They include: Senate Bill 3: Provides protections for patients against surprise medical bills. What it does: SB 3 bars health care providers from charging prices that are […]