This page contains information about some of the legislation and issues of interest to the League of Women Voters of Indiana. For information about additional legislation in the current session of the Indiana General Assembly, please visit the website of the
LWVIN STATEMENTS AND TESTIMONY
Statements written on behalf of the LWVIN can be found here:
VOTING RIGHTS / CIVIC ENGAGEMENT
to learn more about the League’s commitment to voting rights.
SB 135 + Voter Registration and Other Voting Matters
The LWVIN supports SB 135 and believes it is a positive step in reducing access barriers to voting on Election Day.
SB 36 + Hand Gun Licenses & Alcohol
The LWVIN opposes SB 36 and believes it moves Indiana in the wrong direction when it comes to gun safety. SB36
The League of Women Voters believes public policy in a pluralistic society must affirm the constitutional right of privacy of the individual to make reproductive choices. Read more about the LWV’s position
SB 144 + Abortion
Authors: Banks & Schneider
Committee: Health & Provider Services
The LWVIN opposes SB 144 as it would potentially restrict abortion access after 6 weeks of pregnancy which is in violation of Roe v. Wade.