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Governor Pence To Sign Bills To Eliminate ISTEP, Help Hoosier Veterans
Updated March 22, 2016 6:37 AM | Filed under: Politics
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(INDIANAPOLIS) - Today, Governor Mike Pence will sign into law House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1395, which eliminates the ISTEP test, effective July 1, 2017.

The bill also establishes a 23-member panel to study the feasibility of alternatives to ISTEP. Later this morning, the Governor will sign into law a number of bills regarding veteran and military matters.

Following, he will offer remarks at a luncheon to honor Tamika Catchings on her WNBA career as she enters her last season and thank her for her contributions to Indiana.

Later today, Governor Pence will join executives from Honda Manufacturing of Indiana for an economic development announcement and tour of the company's plant. Details below.

Tuesday, March 22:

  • 9:30 a.m. EDT - Governor Pence to sign HEA 1395, eliminating ISTEP
  • Eagle Elementary School - 350 N. Sixth St., Zionsville, IN
  • 11:30 p.m. EDT - Governor Pence to sign SEA 145, SEA 295, HEA 1089, SEA 362, HEA 1313, HEA 1359, HEA 1373, SEA 154, SEA 189, SEA 291, SEA 304 and HEA 1187
  • Statehouse Rotunda - 200 W. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN
  • 12:30 p.m. EDT - Governor Pence to offer remarks at Tamika Catchings Legacy Luncheon
  • Bankers Life Fieldhouse - 125 S. Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, IN
  • 3:45 p.m. EDT - Governor Pence to join executives from Honda Manufacturing of Indiana for an economic development announcement and tour of the company's plant
  • Honda Manufacturing Indiana - 2755 N. Michigan Ave., Greensburg, IN


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