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AIC Update - November 6, 2009


8:14 minutes (7.54 MB)

In this edition we discuss the referenda that were held across the state this week (November 3, 2009) and their impact on counties and citizens. Guests: David Bottorff, AIC Executive Director; Andrew Berger, AIC Legislative Director; Sarah Rossier, AIC Deputy Legislative Director and special guest: Marion County Clerk Beth White. 

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AIC Update - December 10, 2009


11:41 minutes (10.7 MB)

In this edition we discuss the unintended consequences of HB 1004. A hearing was held on the bill yesterday (December 9) with an Indiana House of Representatives' committee. Guests: David Bottorff, AIC Executive Director; Indiana County Assessors' Association President Judy Sharp, Monroe County Assessor; and Indiana County Assessors' Association Vice President Stacy O'Day, Allen County Assessor, attended the hearing and discuss their thoughts on the bill in its current form.

AIC Update - January 5, 2010

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12:41 minutes (11.61 MB)

The Association of Indiana Counties (AIC) has produced a joint podcast with other associations that have concerns about property tax caps being placed in the constitution. The Indiana General Assembly may vote on the amendment this week. Guests in this edition of AIC Update are: David Bottorff, Association of Indiana Counties Executive Director; Matt Greller, Indiana Association of Cities and Towns Executive Director; and Katrina Hall, Indiana Farm Bureau Tax and Local Government Specialist.

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Clerks' Liability Bills Pass Through Committee Hearings


4:47 minutes (4.39 MB)

SB 29 (County Clerk liability) was heard in Senate Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters on Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. Authored by Sen. Connie Lawson (R-Danville), the bill passed unanimously 10-0. SB 29 provides that a circuit court clerk is not personally liable for acts or omissions in the performance of the clerk's duties absent gross negligence or intentional disregard of the responsibilities of the office of clerk. SB 29 will proceed to 2nd Reading in the Senate.

AIC Update - April 23, 2010

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6:21 minutes (4.37 MB)

In this edition we discuss the creation of HALO, AIC's new political action committee, next week's DIPLOMA Jail Seminar, Annual Conference workshop topics and we also announce our new AIC district officers who will assume their duties on May 1. Guests: Shawna Schwegman, AIC Director of Planning; Sarah Rossier, AIC Deputy Legislative Director; and Cisma Ferguson, AIC Director of Financial Affairs.

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AIC Update - September 20, 2010


7:55 minutes (10.88 MB)