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Dems: Natural Resources Committee Report – week 14, 2017

April 12, 2017

HF 254 – Tagging requirements for deer carcasses HF 511 – Administration of state forest nursery FLOOR ACTION: HF 254 allows a harvested deer to be removed from an obstruction, entanglement or other area prior [...]

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Dems: Human Resources Committee Report – week 14, 2017

April 11, 2017

HF 232—Death pronouncements in correctional facilities HF 233—Step Therapy exception protocol HF 234—County Mental Health Advocate reporting HF 393—Department of Public Health omnibus bill HF 396—Definition of foster care HF 534—School district child care programs [...]

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Dems: Agriculture Committee Report – week 14, 2017

April 11, 2017

HF 440 – County Agriculture Extension publications HF 469 – Soil and water commissioner elections FLOOR ACTION: HF 440 allows an additional month to file and publish county Agriculture Extension reports, as well as allowing [...]

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Dems: Government Oversight Committee Report – week 14, 2017

April 11, 2017

SF 499 – Use of monitoring devices by government   COMMITTEE ACTION: SF 499 prohibits the state or a political subdivision, including a public library, public school or other government office open to the public, [...]

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Dems: Transportation Committee Report – week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

HF 463 – Responsibilities of Motor Vehicle Enforcement Officers HF 314 – Safety passing a utility vehicle FLOOR ACTION: HF 463 authorizes peace officers employed by the Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) to enforce all [...]

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Dems: State Government Committee Report – week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

HF 89 – School retirement system merger (Des Moines district specific) HF 467 – ICN may include law enforcement HF 471 – Precinct consolidation HF 541 – Real estate professionals (via Commerce) HF 566 – [...]

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Dems: Judiciary Committee Report – week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

HF 52 – Bailiffs and interference with official acts HF 133 – Duties of guardians ad litem and attorneys for children in dissolution and custody cases HF 146 – Forcible entry and detainer HF 183 [...]

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Dems: Education Committee Report – Week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

HF 472 – Teacher forgivable loan program modification FLOOR ACTION: HF 472 clarifies that it was the Legislature’s intent to prevent someone from receiving assistance from the Teach Iowa Scholar program and the Teacher Shortage [...]

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Dems: Commerce Committee Report – week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

HF 309 – IID insurance certificates HF 586 – IFA rent subsidy program; filing requirement modification; mechanics’ liens FLOOR ACTION: HF 309 codifies current practice that prohibits a person from preparing, issuing, requesting or requiring [...]

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Dems: Appropriations Committee Report – week 13, 2017

April 5, 2017

SF 454 – E911 Consolidation COMMITTEE ACTION: SF 454 makes recommendations contained within the 911 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) Consolidation Study, as presented to the Legislature this year. The bill includes technical changes, including [...]

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