Baconís bill prohibiting discrimination against Hoosiers with disabilities ceremonially signed into law

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Photo Caption: A new law sponsored by State Rep. Ron Bacon (R-Chandler) (front left) prohibiting discrimination against transplant recipients on the basis of disability is ceremonially signed by Gov. Eric Holcomb Monday, July 8, 2019, at the governor’s residence in Indianapolis. Under the new law, a patient could file a civil lawsuit if they are denied a transplant because of their disability.

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State Rep. Ron Bacon (R-Chandler) represents House District 75, 
which includes portions of Warrick, Pike and Spencer counties.

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