Committee hearing for House Bill 1007

Posted by: Kelly Sweeney  | Saturday, January 3, 2015 8:00 am

STATEHOUSE — State Representative Cindy Kirchhofer (R-Beech Grove) is presenting House Bill (HB) 1007, Domestic Violence Prevention and Treatment, to the Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee on Wednesday, January 4 at 8:30 a.m. in room 156-A of the Indiana Statehouse. HB 1007 was coauthored by State Representative Julie Olthoff (R-Crown Point) and Chairman David Frizzell (R-Indianapolis).

“This bill is an exciting step forward for ending domestic violence in Indiana,” said Rep. Kirchhofer. “I am looking forward to presenting this piece of legislation to the House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee as well as hearing testimony from experts who know what these shelters need most.”

WHAT:  Committee hearing for Domestic Violence Prevention and Treatment

WHEN:  Wednesday, January 4th, 2015

WHERE:  Room 156-A, Indiana Statehouse

The meeting will contain the discussion and presentation of the Domestic Violence Prevention and Treatment Bill, led by Rep. Cindy Kirchhofer.

For more information, please contact Rep. Kirchhofer at, Rep. Olthoff at or Rep. Frizzell at For media inquiries, please contact Kelly Sweeney at 317-234-9290 or, Brandi Klingerman at 317-232-9693 or or Kathryn Frakes at 317-232-9659 or


Rep. Kirchhofer represents portions of Marion County.

Rep. Olthoff represents portions of Lake County.

Rep. Frizzell represents a portion of Marion and Johnson counties.