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Indiana Statehouse
200 W. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 800-382-9467
Email: s1@iga.in.gov
Legislative Assistant: Adam Jones



Mrvan appointed ranking Democrat on three standing Senate committees

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INDIANAPOLIS– State Senator Frank Mrvan (D-Hammond) has been appointed to serve as the ranking Democrat of three Senate standing committees for the first session of the 119th General Assembly: Agriculture; Insurance and Financial Institutions; and […]

EARLY VOTING IN LAKE COUNTY

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Early voting starts October 7, 2014 and runs through Monday, November 3, 2014 at NOON. Registered voters may vote in-person, or send an absentee ballot by mail.

When you arrive at an early voting location, you […]

Senate Democrat Summer Study Committee Assignments

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The Indiana Senate has announced Interim Study Committee assignments for 2014. Senate Democratic Caucus appointments were made by the Senate President Pro Tempore David Long (R-Fort Wayne) upon recommendation of Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson).

Senate Democratic Caucus assignments are as follows: […]

Mrvan legislation to become law

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INDIANAPOLIS- During the recently adjourned legislative session, State Senator Frank Mrvan (D-Hammond) proposed several initiatives that were approved by the General Assembly and are expected to be signed into law by the governor. Most new […]

Mrvan echoes president’s call to raise minimum wage

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INDIANAPOLIS – On Wednesday, State Senator Frank Mrvan (D-Hammond) released the following statement regarding President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech and the need to increase Indiana’s minimum wage.
“I applaud the emphasis the president […]

An active member of his community and a well respected voice in the Indiana General Assembly, State Senator Frank Mrvan, Jr. is a leading advocate for property tax and government reform, economic development, health care and education.

A retired National City Bank officer, Mrvan served 10 years on the Hammond City Council, including several years as the council’s president, before being elected to the State Senate in 1978.

Mrvan currently serves as the ranking Democrat on both the Senate’s Ethics and Insurance and Financial Institutions Committees and is a member of the Education & Career Development and Commerce and Economic Development standing committees as well as the Financial Institutions Subcommittee.

Mrvan has also been appointed to serve on the Communications, Financial Services and Interstate Commerce Committee and the Human Services and Welfare Committee of the National Conference of State Legislatures, a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation’s 50 states, its commonwealths and territories. In 2011, he received the Small Business Champion Award from the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, which recognizes legislators who support efforts for small business advocacy and growth. Mrvan is also involved in the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce, American Legion and Knights of Columbus.

A veteran of the U.S. Air Force, Mrvan attended Indiana University and the American Institute of Banking. He and his wife, Jean, reside in Hammond and have three adult children.

Indiana General Assembly Standing Committees:

Agriculture/Natural Resources (Ranking Minority Member)

Education & Career Development

Health & Provider Services

  • Public Health Subcommittee

Insurance/Financial Institutions (Ranking Minority Member)

Tax & Fiscal Policy

Other Indiana General Assembly Affliations:

Indiana Rural Caucus

National Committee Appointments:

National Conference on State Legislatures Committees

Communications, Financial Service and Interstate Commerce

Human Services and Welfare


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