-- The Indiana House has voted to override two bills that former Gov. Mike
Pence vetoed last year.
A majority of
senators must also vote to override the vetoes before the bills become law.
Senate GOP leader David Long expects the Senate to take them up next week.
requires the Indiana Department of Environmental Management to report to the
Legislature when making rules. A statement from Penceís office emphasized
the importance of IDEM having flexibility to act when necessary.
The other allows
private college police departments to release less on-campus crime
information than public police departments. When Pence vetoed it, the
University of Notre Dame was fighting a court battle about disclosing crime
investigation records. A court later ruled the schoolís police department
didnít need to release the information.