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Sen. Jim Tomes Files First Set of Bills

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 4, 2010) - Freshman State Sen. Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville) files his first set of legislation with help from Assistant Secretary of the Senate Diane Marshall on Tuesday, Jan. 4 - the day before the 2011 session is set to reconvene. Tomes' bills focused on a variety of issues, including encouraging the use of Indiana materials in publicly-funded construction projects; ensuring uniform firearm codes throughout the state; and addressing social issues like marriage and abortion.

Sen. Tomes represents Senate District 49, which includes portions of Gibson, Posey and Vanderburgh counties.