Senators

Michael Crider

Contact Information

200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
P: 800-382-9467
Email: Senator.Crider@iga.in.gov

Legislative Assistant:
Rebecca Hauer
Phone: 317-234-9054

Michael Crider

State Senator - District 28

Elected

Indiana State Senate, 2012 - present

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Veteran Affairs & the Military, Acting Chair
Homeland Security & Transportation, Ranking Member
Agriculture
Health & Provider Services
Natural Resources

Education

Indiana Law Enforcement Academy, 1981
FBI National Academy, 2003

Activities

Neighborhoods Against Substance Abuse, member - served 7 years as president

Personal

Wife: Sherri
sons: Bryce and Adam
Grandchildren: Bella, Austin, Carson and Nolan

Counties Served

Hancock county and portions of Shelby and Marion counties

Michael Crider

State Senator - District 28

Crider Presents Sagamore of the Wabash Award

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Monday, February 29, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 29, 2016) – State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) presents John Castrale with Indiana’s highest citizen award, the Sagamore of the Wabash. Castrale, who is now retired from the Department of Natural Resources, led the effort to re-introduce peregrines, bald eagles and ospreys in Indiana. Crider was joined by Castrale and his more»

Sen. Crider’s Bill Creating a Fund to Investigate Internet Crimes Passes Senate

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Tuesday, February 2, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 2, 2016) — State Sen. Michael Crider’s (R-Greenfield) bill that would create the Internet Crimes Investigation Fund passed the Senate today by a vote of 46-4. Senate Bill 197 would establish the Internet Crimes Investigation Fund generated from fees charged to individuals who have committed Internet crimes. The money from the more»

Sen. Crider’s Adult Protective Services Bill Passes Senate

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Tuesday, February 2, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 2, 2016) — Legislation authored by State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) requiring a study regarding Adult Protective Services (APS) passed the Senate today by a vote of 50-0. Senate Bill 192 would require the Family and Social Services Administration along with the Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys Council to study and submit a more»

Sen. Crider: Bill on Possessing Wild Animals Passes Senate

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Tuesday, January 19, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 19, 2016) — State Sen. Michael Crider’s (R-Greenfield) bill that would create common-sense regulations for owning wild animals passed the Senate today by a vote of 49-0. Senate Bill 195 would give the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) authority to permit and inspect wild animals such as lions and bears. The bill more»

Sen. Crider: Bill Lengthening Statute of Limitations for Filing Rape Charges Signed into Law

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Thursday, June 18, 2015

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2015) – Legislation authored by State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) that lengthens the statute of limitations for filing rape charges was ceremonially signed into law today by Gov. Mike Pence. Senate Enrolled Act 94, known as “Jenny’s Law,” extends the statute of limitations for rape by five additional more»

Sen. Crider Selected for Midwestern Leadership Institute

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Wednesday, May 27, 2015

STATEHOUSE (May 27, 2015) – State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) was recently chosen to participate in the 21st annual Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD) in Madison, Wis. The Institute, which is one of the premier leadership training programs in the nation for legislators, provides a unique educational experience for more»

Sen. Crider: Increased Donations for Sportsman’s Benevolence Fund Help Feed Hungry Hoosiers

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Friday, May 1, 2015

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2015) – State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) applauds the recent efforts of the Sportsman’s Benevolence Fund, which was used to donate a total of 81,715 pounds of venison to Indiana food banks last year. These donations provided over 320,000 meals to Hoosiers. Maintained by the Indiana Department of Natural Resource more»

Sen. Crider: House Approves Bill Increasing Statute of Limitations for Filing Rape Charges

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

STATEHOUSE (March 25, 2015) – Legislation authored by State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) that would increase the statute of limitations for filing rape charges unanimously passed the House of Representatives this week. Senate Bill 94, as amended, would increase the statute of limitations for filing rape charges by five additional years if (1) more»

Sen. Crider’s Bill Increasing Statute of Limitations for Filing Rape Charges Passes House Committee

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

STATEHOUSE (March 18, 2015) – Legislation authored by State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) that would increase the statute of limitations for filing rape charges passed the House Committee on Courts and Criminal Code today by a vote of 12-1. Senate Bill 94 would increase the statute of limitations for filing rape charges by five additional years more»

Senate Lawmakers Propose Crime-Reduction Package

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Wednesday, January 14, 2015

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 14, 2015) — Central Indiana State Senators are joining forces to fight the increase in crime occurring in Marion County and other areas of the state. State Sens. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield), Patricia Miller (R-Indianapolis), Scott Schneider (R-Indianapolis), Brent Waltz (R-Greenwood) and R. Michael Young (R-Indianapolis) are more»

Sen. Crider Presented Small Business Champion Award

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Monday, November 17, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 17, 2014) — State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) today was presented the Small Business Champion Award by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. “Small businesses are an important part of Indiana’s economy and add so much value to our local communities,” Crider said. “As the Indiana General Assembly focuses on more»

Sen. Crider to Serve on Agriculture, Natural Resources Interim Committee

Posted by: Ashley Ayers  | Monday, June 23, 2014

STATEHOUSE (June 23, 2014) — During the summer and fall, State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) will serve on the Interim Study Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources. Crider said the committee will discuss the need for regulation in Indiana’s fenced hunting industry. “A big concern I have with the fenced hunting industry is more»

Sen. Crider Receives Perfect Score from Indiana Chamber

Posted by: Ashley Ayers  | Thursday, May 29, 2014

STATEHOUSE (May 29, 2014) — The Indiana Chamber of Commerce recently released its 2014 Legislative Vote Analysis, which ranks state lawmakers based on their votes for pro-jobs, pro-economy measures. State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) was one of 10 state legislators to receive a perfect score. According to the Chamber, bills used in the report more»

Sens. Crider and Steele: Indiana Hunters Make Record Deer Donations

Posted by: Ashley Ayers  | Friday, February 28, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 28, 2014) — Indiana hunters donated nearly 70,000 pounds of meat to food pantries across the state through the Sportsman’s Benevolence Fund, said State Sens. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) and Brent Steele (R-Bedford). According to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR), 66,715 pounds of deer meat were donated during more»

Sen. Crider’s Bill to Study Mental Health Services Passes House

Posted by: Ashley Ayers  | Thursday, February 27, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 27, 2014) — State Sen. Michael Crider’s (R-Greenfield) bill examining Indiana’s mental health care and intervention services unanimously passed the House of Representatives Thursday. Senate Bill 248 requires an examination of Indiana’s current intervention programs for psychiatric emergencies, which includes suicide more»

Sen. Crider Urges Study of Indiana’s Mental Health Services

Posted by: Ashley Ayers  | Friday, January 24, 2014

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 23, 2014) — State Sen. Michael Crider’s (R-Greenfield) legislation that calls for a study of Indiana’s psychiatric intervention services passed the Senate on Thursday with a vote of47-0. Senate Bill 248 requires the examination of Indiana’s current intervention programs for psychiatric emergencies, which includes more»

Sens. Crider, Steele Work to Fund Program to Feed the Hungry

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Legislation authored by State Sens. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) and Brent Steele (R-Bedford) that would help feed needy Hoosiers through the processing of donated deer meat passed the Senate today 50-0.

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Sen. Crider Welcomes Local Students to Statehouse

Friday, February 1, 2013

State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) recently welcomed the following local students to the Statehouse as Senate pages.

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State Sen. Michael Crider on State of the State

Posted by: Brady Hagerty  | Tuesday, January 22, 2013

State Sen. Michael Crider (R-Greenfield) made the following statement regarding Gov. Pence’s State of the State Address.

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Michael Crider

State Senator - District 28

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