Posts Tagged ‘ Government Oversight Committee ’

Dems: Privatizing IPERS: An Analysis of Senate File 45 (Updated 10/26/18)

October 26, 2018
Dems: Privatizing IPERS: An Analysis of Senate File 45  (Updated 10/26/18)

Privatizing IPERS: An Analysis of Senate File 45: The bill directs each retirement system to submit a plan to create an alternative defined contribution plan to the public retirement systems committee by October 1, 2018. This is a bad bill – built on a bad idea. While Senate File 45 would get rid of all…

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Dems: Government Oversight Committee – All-Bill Summary 2018

June 1, 2018

All bills passed by the Legislature and sent to the Governor for her signature during the 2018 session.  SJR 2011 – Joint resolution authorizing ABATE to hold a toy benefit at Capitol HF 2475 – [...]

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Dems: Government Oversight Committee Report – Week 17, 2018

May 3, 2018

HF 2475­ – Small change to the ethics and regulation of lobbyists and gifts; HF 2488 – Provides a temporary permit to practice cosmetology.    FLOOR ACTION: HF 2475 concerns the ethics and regulation of [...]

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Dems: Ways & Means Committee Report — Week 15, 2018

April 17, 2018

SF 2396 – Pilot project for park user fees at Lake Manawa.    FLOOR ACTION: SF 2396 would establish a pilot program for park user fees at Lake Manawa State Park in Council Bluffs. The [...]

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Dems: Government Oversight Committee Report – Week 15, 2018

April 17, 2018

SJR 2011 – Authorizes ABATE to sell merchandise at Capitol on one day.    FLOOR ACTION: SJR 2011 allows the Brotherhood Aimed Towards Education (ABATE) to hold a motorcycle rally toy run on October 14, [...]

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Dems: Government Oversight Committee Report – Week 13, 2018

April 5, 2018

SSB 3209 – State Building Code Advisory Council authority; SSB 3210 – Authorizing ABATE to sell merchandise at Capitol; HF 2475 – Lobbyist exceptions to gift law; HF 2477 – Auditor whistleblower protections and confidentiality.    COMMITTEE [...]

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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: Lawmakers Request Oversight Investigation on Misconduct in Medicaid Privatization

October 30, 2015

After new allegations surfaced yesterday about improper political influence during the award process for privatizing the state’s Medicaid program, four Iowa lawmakers on the House Oversight Committee today requested the committee investigate the matter at a meeting on November 18th. “Yesterday, new allegations surfaced about improper political influence between Branstad officials and two former GOP…

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Dems: Lawmakers Request Oversight Investigation on Misconduct in Medicaid Privatization

October 30, 2015

After new allegations surfaced yesterday about improper political influence during the award process for privatizing the state’s Medicaid program, four Iowa lawmakers on the House Oversight Committee today requested the committee investigate the matter at a meeting on November 18th. “Yesterday, new allegations surfaced about improper political influence between Branstad officials and two former GOP…

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