Friday, August 23, 2019
When Indiana’s part-time legislature is not in session, lawmakers serve on interim study committees that meet to review the state’s top issues, as identified by the General Assembly during the prior legislative session.
Interim study committees meet during the summer and fall months in preparation for the 2020 session of the General Assembly.
Study committee topics are assigned by the bipartisan Legislative Council, comprised of 16 voting members — eight from the Senate and eight from the House of Representatives.
Some of the topics assigned to study committees this year include: