HB 1353

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Accommodation of refugees.

Bill Subjects

Immigration, Federal


Allows the office of community and rural affairs (office) to use money in the rural economic development fund to provide grants for use by a nonprofit organization in assisting one or more refugees, or other individuals eligible to receive benefits or services from the Office of Refugee Resettlement of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (eligible individuals), in establishing permanent or temporary residence in an Indiana county that has provided notice to the office of the county's willingness to accommodate refugees or other eligible individuals. Provides for distribution of 90% of a grant to the nonprofit organization that applies for the grant, and 10% of the grant to the county specified in the grant application as the county that will accommodate the refugees or other eligible individuals.

Bill Sponsors (2)


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Jan 13, 2022


Representative Eberhart added as coauthor

Jan 11, 2022


Authored by Representative DeLaney


First reading: referred to Committee on Ways and Means

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
ways and means

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1353.01.INTR.FN001 PDF


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