Rick Niemeyer

Contact Information

200 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 800-382-9467
or 317-232-9400

Legislative Assistant:
Steven Bergsma
Phone: 317-232-9489

Media Contact:
Emma Balzer
Phone: 317-232-7184

Rick Niemeyer

State Senator - District 6


Indiana State Senate, 2014 - Present
Indiana House of Representatives, 2012 - 2014

Political Affiliation


Standing Committees

Environmental Affairs, Chair
Local Government, Ranking Member
Tax and Fiscal Policy


Indiana State University


Lake County Community Services, President
St. John United Church of Christ, Member
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


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


Married: Connie 

Counties Served

Benton and Newton counties, and portions of Lake and Jasper counties

Rick Niemeyer

State Senator - District 6

Niemeyer: Applications available for Indiana Senate Page Program

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 1, 2022) — The Indiana Senate is now accepting applications for the 2023 Senate Page Program, said State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell). more »

Niemeyer: General Assembly kicks off 2023 session

STATEHOUSE (Nov. 22, 2022) — State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) today gathered with fellow legislators at the Statehouse for Organization Day – the ceremonial start of the 123rd Indiana General Assembly. more »

Niemeyer: Indiana Senate Republicans offering paid internships

The Indiana Senate Republican Caucus is offering paid spring-semester internships in its communications, information technology, legal, legislative, page and policy offices during the 2023 session of the Indiana General Assembly, said State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell). more »

Statement from State Sen. Rick Niemeyer

State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) made the following statement today following the passing of Congresswoman Jackie Walorski: more »

Indiana Senate Republicans urge IU to rescind mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy

Members of the Indiana Senate Republican Caucus today sent a letter to Indiana University President Michael McRobbie urging the University to reconsider and rescind the policy mandating all students and staff receive the COVID-19 vaccine. more »

Niemeyer presents Sgt. David Benson with Circle of Corydon Award

State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell) today presented Sgt. David Benson with the Circle of Corydon Award for his service and commitment to the Crown Point community. more »

Niemeyer: Gov. Holcomb proclaims Sept. 7 Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Appreciation Day

This year, Hoosiers will celebrate Sept. 7 as Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Appreciation Day in Indiana, said State Sen. Rick Niemeyer (R-Lowell). more »

Rick Niemeyer

State Senator - District 6

2022 Summary of New Laws - Sen. Niemeyer

2022 Summary of New Laws - Sen. NiemeyerDownload

Rick Niemeyer

State Senator - District 6

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