Weekly Bill Tracking, February 26 – March 4

WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Thurs. Feb. 26 – Wed. Mar. 4, 2015 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Agriculture HF 353         Commercial Manure Application. Reduces the training time for commercial manure applications from three hours to two. ( passed Committee 17-4) to House Calendar HF 401         Drainage District Notifications. Makes changes to notice requirements relating to mergers of…

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Dems: Transportation – week of March 2, 2015

SSB 1041 – Making texting while driving a primary offense SSB 1069 – Department of Transportation omnibus SSB 1241 – National Motor Vehicle Title Information System SF 241 – Bicycle lights after dark SF 354 – Salvage vehicle registration fees   COMMITTEE ACTION: SSB 1041, as amended, makes texting while driving a primary offense. Current…

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Dems: State Government – week of March 2, 2015

SSB 1062 – Time off Work for Presidential Caucuses SSB 1065 – Competitive Bidding Interim SSB 1073 – Open Records SSB 1122 – Radon Control in New Residential Construction SSB 1131 – E911 Emergency Communications Fund SSB 1134 – Safe at Home SSB 1155 – Radon Testing SSB 1170 – First-time Homebuyer Savings Accounts SSB…

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Dems: State Government – week of March 2, 2015

SSB 1062 – Time off Work for Presidential Caucuses SSB 1065 – Competitive Bidding Interim SSB 1073 – Open Records SSB 1122 – Radon Control in New Residential Construction SSB 1131 – E911 Emergency Communications Fund SSB 1134 – Safe at Home SSB 1155 – Radon Testing SSB 1170 – First-time Homebuyer Savings Accounts SSB…

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Dems: Natural Resources – week of March 2, 2015

SSB 1189 – Wildlife disease management control program and zones SSB 1206 – Apprentice hunter program SSB 1207 – Invasive tree pest revolving loan fund SSB 1222 – Air quality fund and air quality fees   COMMITTEE ACTION: SSB 1189, as amended in committee, directs the Natural Resources Commission (NRC) to adopt administrative rules to…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – March 5

GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – March 5

A new March 2015 newsletter is available for viewing.  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 3-5-2015 In this edition: February Revenue Numbers Rebound Mental Health Concerns Addressed by House Human Resources Committee House Labor Committee Advances Binding Arbitration Reform for Teachers Connect Every Acre Passes Commerce Committee

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GOP: No Place Like Home: Get to Know Senate District 48

"I take great pleasure in serving my constituents and our rural communities at the Statehouse." -- Senator Dan Zumbach

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Links to all legislative forums

Links to lists of legislative forums.  Accurate as of 3/4/15 Senate Democrats: http://www.senate.iowa.gov/democrats/forum-schedule/ Senate Republicans: http://www.iowasenaterepublicans.com/events/ House Democrats: http://iowahouse.org/events/ House Republicans: http://www.iowahouserepublicans.com/forums

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GOP: Weekend Forum Schedule

GOP: Weekend Forum Schedule

Click the forum schedule below to see where your Representative is holding forums this upcoming weekend. March 1 – March 7

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