House Journal: Page 323: Wednesday, February 16, 2000
Marlin and Randy Winn; Keokuk Police Chief, George Morgan;
students from a number of high schools from the southeast Iowa
region; and the widows and families of the Keokuk firefighters who
died in the line of duty.
Heaton of Henry presented to Speaker Siegrist a petition
(previously filed in the office of the Chief Clerk) signed by seven
hundred forty persons favoring an increase in benefits for survivors of
firefighters who have lost their lives.
The House rose and expressed its welcome.
Speaker Siegrist in the chair at 1:10 p.m.
ADOPTION OF HOUSE RESOLUTION 102
Wise of Lee called up for consideration House Resolution 102, a
resolution honoring the Keokuk firefighters who died in the line of
duty, and moved its adoption.
The motion prevailed and the resolution was adopted.
Speaker Siegrist thanked the families of the Keokuk firefighters
for attending today and expressed his appreciation for their sacrifice
in the loss of family members who died in the line of duty.
On motion by Rants of Woodbury, the House was recessed at 1:17
p.m., until 4:30 p.m.
LATE AFTERNOON SESSION
The House reconvened at 4:38 p.m., Speaker Siegrist in the chair.
INTRODUCTION OF BILLS
House File 2295, by Scherrman, a bill for an act relating to meat
and poultry regulation, by authorizing the secretary of agriculture to
regulate the licensure and inspection of slaughtering operations, the
inspection of livestock and associated products, and making penalties
Read first time and referred to committee on agriculture.
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