Senators

Rick Niemeyer

Contact Information

200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 800-382-9467
or 317-232-9400
Email: Senator.Niemeyer@iga.in.gov

Legislative Assistant:
Debby McCarty
Phone: 317-232-9490

Media Contact:
Yardley Collett
Phone: 317-234-9221

Rick Niemeyer

State Senator - District 6

Elected

Indiana State Senate, 2014 - Present

Indiana House of Representatives,  2012 - 2014

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Public Policy
Health & Provider Services
Environmental Affairs

Education

Indiana State University

Activities

Former Township Trustee and Assessor, West Creek Township
Former Lake County Councilman from the 7th District
Former Lake County Solid Waste Board, Chair
Former Lake County Planning Commission
Former Lake County Drainage Board Advisory Committee
Former Tri-Creek Ambulance Service Agency
Member of St. John United Church of Christ

Occupation

Owner and operator of Lowell Livestock Auction, managing broker of Niemeyer Realty and the auctioneer and owner of Niemeyer Auction Service

Personal

Married: Connie 

Counties Served

Benton County, Newton County and portions of Lake County

Rick Niemeyer

State Senator - District 6

State Sen. Rick Niemeyer to Serve on Study Committees

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Thursday, June 23, 2016

STATEHOUSE (June 23, 2016) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) will serve on the following study committees and commission during the summer and fall months to help prepare for the 2017 session of the General Assembly: Interim Study Committee on Environmental Affairs Interim Study Committee on Government Lake Michigan Marina and Shoreline more»

Sen. Niemeyer’s Legislation Addressing Abandoned Homes Moves to Governor’s Desk

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Wednesday, March 9, 2016

STATEHOUSE (March 9, 2016) — Legislation authored by State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) to help restore abandoned properties is headed to the governor’s desk for final consideration. Senate Enrolled Act 310 would authorize a pilot program for Lake County, establishing “new opportunity areas" where a redevelopment commission would be able more»

Sen. Niemeyer’s Solid Waste Legislation Headed to Governor’s Desk

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Tuesday, March 8, 2016

STATEHOUSE (March 8, 2016) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer’s (R-Lowell) bills regarding solid waste are headed to the governor’s desk for final consideration. Senate Enrolled Act 256, which Niemeyer authored with Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso), would grant the Indiana Environmental Rules Board the authority to adopt guidelines regarding more»

Niemeyer Honors Volunteer Firefighters

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Tuesday, March 1, 2016

NIEMEYER HONORS VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS: State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) honors volunteer firefighters for their 50 years of service with House Concurrent Resolution 64. Upon presenting the resolution, Niemeyer said these firefighters have given their time, effort and service to protect Hoosiers and that he was proud to recognize their contributions and more»

Sen. Niemeyer to Host Town Hall Meetings

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Monday, February 8, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 8, 2016) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) will host two town hall meetings Saturday, Feb. 13 to meet with and gather feedback from local residents. Dates, locations and times are as follows: WHO: State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) and State Rep. Hal Slager (R-Schererville) WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 13, more»

Sen. Niemeyer’s Legislation Addressing Abandoned Homes Passes Senate

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Friday, February 5, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 5, 2016) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer’s (R-Lowell) bills to help restore abandoned properties recently passed the Senate. Senate Bill 310 would reduce administrative costs for local governments to sell properties with delinquent taxes. It would also authorize a pilot program for Lake County to establish “new opportunity more»

Sen. Niemeyer’s Solid Waste Legislation Passes the Senate

Posted by: Yardley Collett  | Wednesday, February 3, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 3, 2016) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer’s (R-Lowell) bills regarding solid waste passed the Senate recently. Senate Bill 256, which Niemeyer authored with Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso), would encourage recycling in the state of Indiana. The Indiana Environmental Rules Board would be granted authority to adopt guidelines more»

Niemeyer: Indiana Senate Republicans Offering Paid Internships

Posted by: Molly Swigart  | Friday, September 11, 2015

STATEHOUSE (Sept. 9, 2015) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) announced the Indiana Senate Republicans are offering paid internship opportunities in the Senate’s legislative, legal, policy, communications and information technology offices during the 2016 session of the General Assembly. Qualified candidates must be college students, recent more»

Sen. Niemeyer to Host Town Hall Meeting

Posted by: Jennifer Thomas  | Thursday, March 19, 2015

STATEHOUSE (March 18, 2015) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) will host a town hall meeting at the Benton County Courthouse in Fowler, Ind. Saturday, March 28. WHO: State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) WHAT: Town hall meeting WHEN: Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9 a.m. WHERE: more»

Sen. Niemeyer: Bill Addressing Lake County Court Congestion Passes Senate

Posted by: Jennifer Thomas  | Thursday, March 12, 2015

STATEHOUSE (March 12, 2015) – Legislation sponsored by State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) to improve efficiency in Lake County courts passed the full Senate today by a vote of 47-0. House Bill 1307 would allow more cases to be handled in the city and town courts by raising the cap for civil cases to be heard in those courts from $3,000 to $6,000. more»

Sen. Niemeyer: Newton County Resident Gains Experience at Statehouse

Posted by: Jennifer Thomas  | Thursday, March 5, 2015

STATEHOUSE (March 5, 2015) – Newton County resident, Kristen Williams, is serving as an intern for the Indiana Senate Majority Caucus during the 2015 legislative session, State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) said. Williams, a resident of Morocco, Ind., is the daughter of Karen and Wayne Williams. She graduated from Rensselaer Central High School and more»

Rick Niemeyer Sworn in as State Senator for District 6

Posted by: Ashley Ayers  | Tuesday, November 18, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 18, 2014) – Standing in the Indiana Senate chamber surrounded by fellow legislators and his family, Senator-elect Rick Niemeyer took the oath of office today, officially becoming the State Senator representing District 6. Niemeyer was sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush. Niemeyer, one of eight new members of more»

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