Alan Morrison

Alan Morrison

Representative | District 42

Contact Information

Phone: 317-234-2993

Phone: 1-800-382-9841

Email: h42@iga.in.gov

Press Contact

Jessica Baker

Phone: 317-232-9805

Email: jessica.baker@iga.in.gov

Thank you for visiting my website. I encourage you to take full advantage of the excellent resources, information and links available on this page.

It is a great honor to be given the opportunity to serve the people of West Central Indiana in the 119th General Assembly. I consider this legislative session an opportunity to address some of the concerns and issues affecting Hoosiers and make decisions to improve the quality of life in our state.

As the General Assembly tackles the issues that matter most to you and your family, having an open dialogue is key. I would greatly appreciate your feedback, suggestions or concerns so I can better serve you.

Sincerely,

Alan Morrison
State Representative
House District 42

Indiana House of Representatives: 2012 - present

House District 42 Includes: All of Vermillion County and portions of Clay, Fountain, Parke, Vigo and Warren counties

Committees:

  • Vice Chair: Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Natural Resources
  • Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications

Address: 200 W. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46204

Telephone:

  • (800) 382-9841 (Toll-free)
  • (317) 234-2993 (Direct)

Education: B.S. in Sports Management from Slippery Rock University; M.A. in Sports Management from Indiana State University

State Representative Alan Morrison has lived and participated in many community events in Vigo County for the past twelve years.

Prior to living in Terre Haute, he was a corporate sales account executive for a minor league hockey team in Flint, Michigan, the Flint Generals. His duties included corporate sales, marketing, event management and community relations.

Rep. Morrison is married to Cinda, and has two children, Katelyn and Derek. He received his B.S. in Sports Management from Slippery Rock University and his M.A. in Sports Management from Indiana State University.

He represents House District 42 which includes all of Vermillion County and portions of Clay, Fountain, Parke, Vigo and Warren counties. Over the next two years, he has been selected to serve as a member of the Agriculture and Rural Development, Natural Resources and Utilities and Energy committees. 

 

House District 42 consists of all of Vermillion County and portions of Fountain, Parke, Vigo, Warren and Clay counties in west central Indiana.

Safety at recreational facilities legislation signed into law

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, May 7, 2015

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) authored legislation to increase safety for individuals who utilize recreational facilities at an elementary, secondary or postsecondary school. House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1045 was recently signed into law by the governor. “There are close to 2,000 schools across our state, and their

Understanding the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Friday, March 27, 2015

The truth is the most important part of any policy discussion. Whether the topic is education, economic development, energy efficiency or any of the other issues we deal with at the state level, a productive conversation cannot be had if the facts are not at the center of the debate. Unfortunately, many of the facts concerning Senate Enrolled Act 101,

Rep. Morrison congratulates local family on long-standing farm

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Monday, March 9, 2015

STATEHOUSE — State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) congratulates the Pollard family from Parke County for receiving the Hoosier Homestead Award. The award was presented by Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann at the Indiana Statehouse. The Hoosier Homestead Award Program recognizes farming families who have owned and operated the same farm for

Jackson Township Elementary recognized for outstanding achievement

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, February 10, 2015

STATEHOUSE – At the Statehouse, Jackson Township Elementary was recognized and honored as an exemplary high performing National Blue Ribbon school for 2014. State Representative Jim Baird (R-Greencastle) authored the resolution honoring the elementary school and was joined by State Representatives Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) and Alan Morrison (R-Terre

Bill to increase safety at recreational facilities passes House

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Wednesday, February 4, 2015

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) authored legislation that increases safety for individuals using recreational facilities at an elementary, secondary or postsecondary school. House Bill (HB) 1045 passed the Indiana House of Representatives with a vote of 80-16. “Recreational facilities are used by students,

Indiana State University commemorated at Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, February 3, 2015

STATEHOUSE – Indiana State University (ISU) was commemorated at the Statehouse yesterday for their 150th anniversary. State Representatives Bruce Borders (R-Jasonville), Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) and Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) co-authored a resolution honoring the university. “Indiana State has provided a tremendous benefit to folks in the

Local legislators join Suits and Sneakers at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Friday, January 30, 2015

STATEHOUSE – State Representatives Jim Baird (R-Greencastle), Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) and Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) joined fellow legislators and staff in wearing sneakers at the Statehouse this Thursday in support of the “Suits and Sneakers” challenge to raise awareness of the fight against cancer. According to the American Cancer

Rep. Morrison works to increase safety at college recreation facilities

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, January 27, 2015

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) authored a bill to increase safety and awareness in recreational facilities that are operated by universities or colleges. House Bill (HB) 1045 passed with a vote of 11-0 out of the Judiciary Committee. “This bill works to better safeguard students, faculty and staff that use

House Page Program now accepting applications

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, January 6, 2015

STATEHOUSE —State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) is encouraging Hoosier students to apply for the Indiana House Page Program. The program offers students 13 to 18 years old the chance to visit the Statehouse and see a full day of legislative activity. “The House Page Program is an exciting opportunity for students to visit the

Rep. Morrison ready to begin committee work

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Friday, December 5, 2014

STATEHOUSE – House Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) announced standing committee assignments today for the 119th General Assembly. Standing committee assignments are made biennially after each election. State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) was appointed to serve as the Vice Chairman of the Agriculture and Rural Development

Rep. Morrison sworn in, supports charity on Organization Day

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, November 18, 2014

STATEHOUSE – Indiana Legislators were sworn in today, Organization Day, which marks the first meeting for the 119th General Assembly. All 100 members of the House, including eight new Republicans, were sworn in by Chief Justice Loretta Rush. State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) was reelected to represent House District 42, which includes

Local lawmaker cuts red tape for public universities

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Wednesday, May 28, 2014

STATEHOUSE – House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1361, authored by State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute), was signed into law by Governor Pence. This legislation reduces government bureaucracy for state educational institutions managing public works projects by increasing the bidding threshold for these projects. HEA 1361 provides greater

Rep. Morrison's veterinarian records bill signed into law

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Wednesday, May 28, 2014

STATEHOUSE – House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1013, authored by State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute), was ceremoniously signed into law by Governor Mike Pence to protect Hoosier families and their pets. This legislation requires veterinarian medical records to be released within five business days in situations when one pet attacks another pet

New law offers training opportunities to enhance school safety

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, March 27, 2014

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) sponsored legislation this session to enhance school safety. Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 85 was recently signed into law. The bill allows the Secured School Safety Board (SSSB) to provide a matching grant to increase training opportunities for school resource officers (SROs).

Local lawmaker sponsors mechanism to increase school safety

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, March 4, 2014

STATEHOUSE –Senate Bill (SB) 85, sponsored by State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute), would allow the Secured School Safety Board (SSSB) to provide a matching grant to increase training opportunities for school resource officers (SROs). “Working to better protect Hoosier students is not only a priority of mine as a state lawmaker

Bill protecting Hoosier families and their pets passes Senate

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, February 18, 2014

STATEHOUSE – A bill to protect pets and Hoosier families unanimously passed the Indiana Senate and will now go to the governor’s desk to be signed into law. State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) authored House Bill (HB) 1013 which will require veterinarian medical records to be released within five business days in situations when

Local control over the business personal property tax

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Monday, February 17, 2014

I have a tremendous respect for Indiana’s local leaders. After working with many of them to resolve issues affecting West Central Indiana, like me, they are constantly striving to make our state a better place to live and raise a family. When strong cooperation exists between state and local government, efficiency increases and issues affecting

Lawmakers recognize ISU for outstanding civic engagement

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, February 11, 2014

STATEHOUSE – As a leader in civic engagement, Indiana State University (ISU) was honored today for the school’s outstanding devotion to community service. During the ceremony, students and school officials filled the House Chamber and were presented with a resolution by State Representatives Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) and Alan Morrison (R-Terre

Rep. Morrison: Local lawmaker announces funding increase to rebuild Hoosier communities

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, February 4, 2014

STATEHOUSE – At the Statehouse, State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) joined Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann in announcing the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s (USDOT) decision to allow a $75 million to go to the Blight Elimination Program. Using a portion of the Hardest Hit Fund (HFF), the dollars would help any municipality

Rep. Morrison: A bill to protect Hoosier families and pets passes Indiana House

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, January 28, 2014

STATEHOUSE – A bill to protect pets and Hoosier families passed unanimously out of the House and will now go to the Senate for further consideration. State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) authored House Bill (HB) 1013 which will require veterinarian medical records to be released within five business days in situations when one pet

Rep. Morrison participates in Suits and Sneakers to combat cancer

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, January 23, 2014

STATEHOUSE — Today, State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) wore sneakers at the Statehouse, along with other House legislators and staff, in support of the Suits and Sneakers challenge to help raise awareness about cancer and showcase the importance that nutrition and physical activity play in reducing one's risk of the disease. “We

Rep. Morrison: Early education undeniably leads to success

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Wednesday, November 27, 2013

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) recently joined volunteers across the Wabash Valley participating in his second year of Real Men Read. Part of United Way of the Wabash Valley’s (UWWVs) Success By 6 program and designed to instill a love of learning, Rep. Morrison read to 20 plus kindergarten students at Lost Creek

Organization Day charity drive focuses on giving back

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, November 19, 2013

STATEHOUSE – State Representatives Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) and Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) joined House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis), legislators, staff and other state office holders in donating sporting equipment and other items to Special Olympics of Indiana today at the Statehouse. “Special Olympics Indiana is honored to be

Vigo County: Cutting-edge of school safety

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Monday, September 23, 2013

The recent shooting at the D.C. Navy Yard has been all over the news lately. When tragedies like this occur, we are reminded of other tragedies our country has faced in the past. Specifically, for me, this brought to mind Sandy Hook Elementary. When I saw the news that day, I was devastated. As a father, my heart immediately went out to those affected by

Rep. Morrison congratulates local family on longstanding farm

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, August 8, 2013

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) congratulates the Grimes and Vollmer families from Fountain County for receiving the Hoosier Homestead Award. The award was presented by Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann and Agriculture Director Gina Sheets at the Indiana State Fair yesterday. The Hoosier Homestead Award Program recognizes

Rep. Morrison receives summer study committee assignments

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, June 20, 2013

STATEHOUSE – House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) appointed State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) to serve on the following interim study committees: Regulatory Flexibility and School Safety. “I’m privileged to receive these committee appointments, and I’m eager to continue to move our state forward by addressing

Rep. Morrison urges public input on wetland proposal

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, June 13, 2013

STATEHOUSE – The Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) is in the process of establishing 95.6 acres of historic wetlands located in Newport, Vermillion County. Currently, ACE is accepting public input regarding the additional acres, and State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute), who represents all of Vermillion County, is urging public support on

Freshman lawmaker's first session a major success

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Monday, April 29, 2013

STATEHOUSE – With the legislative session over, many bills have passed out of the General Assembly which the governor has signed into law. During his first legislative term, State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) has worked on a number of those bills that will positively impact the state. “Serving West Central Indiana in the General

Indiana reinforces school safety mechanisms

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Monday, April 29, 2013

Nothing is more important to me than the safety of my children. Every parent has felt that instant, apprehensive rush when their child plays too close to the street or falls down while playing soccer and it is our responsibility as parents to implement every safety mechanism we can muster, to protect our kids. However, parents cannot be everywhere all of

House Republican Legislative Priorities Achieved

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Saturday, April 27, 2013

STATEHOUSE - Speaker of the Indiana House of Representatives, Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis), announced the end of session, or Sine Die on Friday evening, closing out a year of priorities achieved. The House Republican agenda, which was released in October, centered on making Indiana a stronger state for future generations, by focusing on fiscal integrity,

Bill strengthening schools leaders awaits governor's signature

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Thursday, April 25, 2013

STATEHOUSE – A bill establishing the Principal Leadership Institute (PLI) passed out of the General Assembly today. Sponsored by State Representative Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) and co-sponsored by State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute), Senate Bill (SB) 402 will now go to governor’s desk and wait for his signature before becoming a

Rep. Morrison: Optimistic of passing budget's benefit to Hoosiers

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, February 26, 2013

STATEHOUSE – Indiana’s budget proposal or House Bill (HB) 1001 passed from House with a 67 to 29 vote on Monday and will now go Senate for further consideration. The bill includes many goals such as; Hoosier taxpayer protection, prioritizing education funding, preserving and enhancing vital services and maintaining the stable fiscal environment

Suits and Sneakers at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, January 29, 2013

STATEHOUSE – State Representative Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) and House legislators and staff wore sneakers at the Statehouse today in support of the “Suits and Sneakers” challenge to promote awareness of the fight against cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, last year 35,000 Hoosiers heard the words “you have

Rep. Morrison to serve on three House Committees

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, December 4, 2012

STATEHOUSE – House Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) announced committee assignments and leadership appointments for the Indiana House Republican Caucus. Committee chairmen and caucus leaders are selected biennially by the majority party after each election year. Rep. Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) has been appointed to serve as a member on the

Rep. Morrison ready to serve Hoosiers

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, November 20, 2012

STATEHOUSE – Indiana Legislators were sworn in today, Organization Day, which marks the first meeting for the 118th General Assembly. All 100 members of the House, including 19 new Republicans, were sworn in by Chief Justice Brent Dickson. “Just like a responsible family, we will sit together at our desks on the House floor and in the committee

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Rep. Morrison Discusses Legislation on the House Floor
Rep. Morrison and Gov. Pence sign a bill into law
Rep. Morrison and his family on Org Day