The 2019 Indiana General Assembly

HEC’s Environmental Report Card

This year's legislative session began on January 3rd and ended on April 24th. Hoosier Environmental Council monitored more than 70 bills & policy proposals, and actively worked on 21 of them.

Here is our overview of how we fared this session. Keeping our work going – advocating before lawmakers, developing policy briefs, hosting educational & organizing workshops, building coalitions, and achieving policy victories – requires your support. Please become a member of HEC!











News | HEC

Indiana Poll Reveals Strong Bipartisan Support for Protecting Wetlands

Published: 05/10/2022 by Audubon


Climate Change in Indiana, Part 5: The Hoosier Environmental...

Published: 05/01/2022 by WFHB


An unseen hazard: State to remove toxic firefighting foam, b...

Published: 04/30/2022 by Kokomo Tribune


Coalition against the Mid-States Corridor, Sierra Club, Indi...

Published: 04/28/2022 by WBIW


Cleveland-Cliffs Reaches Settlement Over Discharge

Published: 04/22/2022 by Inside Indiana Business


Project spurs controversy between Hoosier National Forest an...

Published: 04/22/2022 by WFYI


Nine Hoosiers recognized as 2022 Hoosier Resilience Heroes

Published: 04/21/2022 by Indiana Environmental Reporter


Cleveland-Cliffs agrees to $3 million fine, land donation to...

Published: 04/21/2022 by The Shelbyville News


Defense Department Plans to Use Mini Nuclear Reactors to Pow...

Published: 04/20/2022 by Indiana Environmental Reporter


Defending Indiana: What’s That Smell?

Published: 04/20/2022 by Defending Indiana Podcast


Monroe County Officials, Conservation Groups claim partial v...

Published: 04/18/2022 by Indiana Environmental Reporter


EPA reviving rule to tighten pollutant emissions in Indiana

Published: 04/15/2022 by News and Tribune


Preferred path chosen for Mid-States Corridor, environmental...

Published: 04/15/2022 by WVPE