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House Journal: Wednesday, March 22, 2000

JOURNAL OF THE HOUSE

Seventy-third Calendar Day - Forty-eighth Session Day

Hall of the House of Representatives
Des Moines, Iowa, Wednesday, March 22, 2000

The House met pursuant to adjournment at 8:55 a.m., Speaker pro
tempore Sukup in the chair.

Prayer was offered by Reverend Clayton George, pastor of the
Apostolic Assembly, Anamosa.

The Journal of Tuesday, March 21, 2000 was approved.

PETITIONS FILED

The following petitions were received and placed on file:

By Carroll of Poweshiek, from twelve constituents opposing any
effort to remove Christian radio programming from the air waves.

By Weigel of Chickasaw, from three hundred three people favoring
the establishment of a commission on the status of Asian and Pacific
Islander Americans in the state of Iowa's Department of Human
Rights.

MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE

The following messages were received from the Senate:

Mr. Speaker: I am directed to inform your honorable body that the Senate has on
March 21, 2000, passed the following bill in which the concurrence of the Senate was
asked:

House File 2316, a bill for an act relating to the regulation of health organizations
for purposes of solvency and establishing a measure for the risk-based capital of a
health organization.

Also: That the Senate has on March 21, 2000, passed the following bill in which the
concurrence of the Senate was asked:

House File 2385, a bill for an act providing for establishment of a statewide organ
and tissue donor registry.


Also: That the Senate has on March 21, 2000, amended the House amendment,
concurred in the House amendment as amended, and passed the following bill in which
the concurrence of the House is asked:

Senate File 2254, a bill for an act relating to child support including medical
support and payment of costs to financial institutions for data matching and
automation program development.

Also: That the Senate has on March 21, 2000, passed the following bill in which the
concurrence of the House is asked:

Senate File 2428, a bill for an act appropriating funds to the department of
economic development, certain board of regents institutions, the department of
workforce development, the public employment relations board, and making related
statutory changes.

MICHAEL E. MARSHALL, Secretary

SENATE MESSAGE CONSIDERED

Senate File 2428, by committee on appropriations, a bill for an
act appropriating funds to the department of economic development,
certain board of regents institutions, the department of workforce
development, the public employment relations board, and making
related statutory changes.

Read first time and referred to committee on appropriations.

ADOPTION OF HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 111

Thomson of Linn asked and received unanimous consent for the
immediate consideration of House Concurrent Resolution 111, a
concurrent resolution encouraging state and local governments,
business interests, health care professionals, and individuals with
interest in good health to help in educating the public to raise
awareness regarding osteoporosis prevention, detection, and
treatment, and moved its adoption.

The motion prevailed and the resolution was adopted.

CONSIDERATION OF BILLS
Regular Calendar

Senate File 428, a bill for an act relating to the authority of cities
and counties to adopt rent control ordinances, with report of

committee recommending amendment and passage, was taken up for
consideration.

Carroll of Poweshiek offered the following amendment H-8337
filed by the committee on local government and moved its adoption:

H-8337

1 Amend Senate File 428, as passed by the Senate, as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, line 1, by inserting after the word
4 "Code" the following: "Supplement".
5 2. Page 1, line 9, by inserting after the word
6 "Code" the following: "Supplement".
7 3. Page 1, line 11, by striking the figure "7.",
8 and inserting the following: "9."

The committee amendment H-8337 was adopted.

Shoultz of Black Hawk moved to rerefer Senate File 428 to the
committee on state government.

A non-record roll call was requested.

The ayes were 34, nays 50.

The motion lost.

Carroll of Poweshiek moved that the bill be read a last time now
and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was
read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 428)

The ayes were, 64:
Alons Barry Baudler Bell
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Carroll Cataldo
Chiodo Cohoon Connors Cormack
Davis Dix Dolecheck Drake
Eddie Falck Gipp Greiner
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Horbach Houser Huseman
Huser Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Johnson Klemme Kuhn Larkin
Larson May Metcalf Millage
Nelson-Forbes Rants Rayhons Schrader
Shey Siegrist, Spkr. Sunderbruch Teig
Thomas Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven
Van Fossen Warnstadt Weidman Welter
Whitead Wise Witt Sukup,
Presiding

 

The nays were, 34:
Arnold Brunkhorst Bukta Doderer
Dotzler Drees Fallon Foege
Ford Frevert Garman Greimann
Holveck Jochum Kreiman Lord
Martin Mascher Mertz Mundie
Murphy Myers O'Brien Osterhaus
Parmenter Raecker Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Shoultz Stevens Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Weigel

 

Absent or not voting, 1:
Kettering

 

Under the provision of Rule 76, conflict of interest, Grundberg of
Polk refrained from voting.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

Unfinished Business Calendar

House File 2197, a bill for an act relating to the determination of
fair value of the shares of dissenting shareholders of a bank or bank
holding company, with report of committee recommending passage,
was taken up for consideration.

Wise of Lee moved that the bill be read a last time now and placed
upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read a last
time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (H.F. 2197)

The ayes were, 86:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst
Bukta Carroll Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Davis Dix
Dolecheck Dotzler Drake Eddie
Falck Foege Ford Garman
Gipp Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Horbach Houser Huseman
Huser Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Johnson Kettering Klemme Kuhn
Larkin Larson Lord Martin
Mascher May Mertz Metcalf
Millage Myers Nelson-Forbes O'Brien
Parmenter Raecker Rants Rayhons
Reynolds Richardson Schrader Shey
Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens Sunderbruch
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt
Weidman Welter Whitead Wise
Sukup,
Presiding

 

The nays were, 14:
Cormack Doderer Drees Fallon
Frevert Holveck Jochum Kreiman
Mundie Murphy Osterhaus Scherrman
Taylor, D. Weigel

 

Absent or not voting, none.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

House File 2249, a bill for an act relating to child and family
services administered by the department of human services, was
taken up for consideration.

Carroll of Poweshiek asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8092 filed by him on February 29, 2000.

Heaton of Henry offered amendment H-8086 filed by him as
follows:

H-8086

1 Amend House File 2249 as follows:
2 1. By striking page 2, line 31 through page 4,
3 line 6.
2. By renumbering as necessary.

Heaton of Henry asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8138, to amendment H-8086, filed by him on
March 1, 2000.

On motion by Heaton of Henry amendment H-8086 was adopted.

SENATE FILE 2344 SUBSTITUTED FOR HOUSE FILE 2249

Carroll of Poweshiek asked and received unanimous consent to
substitute Senate File 2344 for House File 2249 placing the following
amendments out of order:

Amendment H-8072 filed by Carroll of Poweshiek on February 28,
2000.
Amendment H-8149 filed by Heaton of Henry on March 1, 2000.
Amendment H-8194 filed by Heaton of Henry on March 6, 2000.

Senate File 2344, a bill for an act relating to child and family
services administered by the department of human services, was
taken up for consideration.

Carroll of Poweshiek offered the following amendment H-8474
filed by him and moved its adoption:

H-8474

1 Amend Senate File 2344, as passed by the Senate, as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 2, line 4, by inserting after the word
4 "PLANS" the following: "AND OTHER CHILD WELFARE
5 REQUIREMENTS".
6 2. Page 2, by striking line 9 and inserting the
7 following: "622(b)(10), 671(a)(16), 627(a)(2)(B), and
8 675(1), (5), which is designed to".
9 3. Page 2, line 11, by inserting after the words
10 "family-like" the following: ", and most
11 appropriate".
12 4. Page 2, by inserting after line 18 the
13 following:
14 "Sec. ___. Section 232.2, subsection 4, Code
15 Supplement 1999, is amended by adding the following
16 new paragraphs:
17 NEW PARAGRAPH. i. a provision that a designee of
18 the department or other person responsible for
19 placement of a child out of state shall visit the
20 child at least once every twelve months.

21 NEW PARAGRAPH. j. If it has been determined that
22 the child cannot return to the child's home,
23 documentation of the steps taken to make and finalize
24 an adoption or other permanent placement.
25 Sec. ___. Section 232.78, subsection 3, Code
26 Supplement 1999, is amended to read as follows:
27 3. The order shall specify the facility to which
28 the child is to be brought. Except for good cause
29 shown or unless the child is sooner returned to the
30 place where the child was residing or permitted to
31 return to the child care facility, a petition shall be
32 filed under this chapter within three days of the
33 issuance of the order.
34 Sec. ___. Section 232.78, subsection 6, Code
35 Supplement 1999, is amended to read as follows:
36 6. Any person who may file a petition under this
37 chapter may apply for, or the court on its own motion
38 may issue, an order for temporary removal under this
39 section. An appropriate person designated by the
40 court shall confer with a person seeking the removal
41 order, shall make every reasonable effort to inform
42 the parent or other person legally responsible for the
43 child's care of the application, and shall make such
44 inquiries as will aid the court in disposing of such
45 application. The person designated by the court shall
46 file with the court a complete written report
47 providing all details of the designee's conference
48 with the person seeking the removal order, the
49 designee's efforts to inform the parents or other
50 person legally responsible for the child's care of the

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1 application, any inquiries made by the designee to aid
2 the court in disposing of the application, and all
3 information the designee communicated to the court.
4 The report shall be filed within five days of the date
5 of the removal order. If the court does not designate
6 an appropriate person who performs the required
7 duties, notwithstanding section 234.39 or any other
8 provision of law, the child's parent shall not be
9 responsible for paying the cost of care and services
10 for the duration of the removal order.
11 7. Any order entered under this section
12 authorizing temporary removal of a child shall include
13 a both of the following:
14 a. A statement that the temporary removal is the
15 result of a determination that the child remaining in
16 the child's home would be contrary to the welfare of
17 the child, and that reasonable efforts have been made
18 to prevent or eliminate the need for removal of the
19 child from the child's home.

20 b. A statement informing the child's parent that
21 the consequences of a permanent removal may include
22 termination of the parent's rights with respect to the
23 child.
24 Sec. ___. Section 232.95, subsection 1, Code 1999,
25 is amended to read as follows:
26 1. At any time after the petition is filed any
27 person who may file a petition under section 232.87
28 may apply for, or the court on its own motion may
29 order, a hearing to determine whether the child should
30 be temporarily removed from home. Where If the child
31 is in the custody of a person other than the child's
32 parent, guardian, or custodian as the result of action
33 taken pursuant to section 232.78 or 232.79, the court
34 shall hold a hearing within ten days of the date of
35 temporary removal to determine whether the temporary
36 removal should be continued.
37 Sec. ___. Section 232.96, subsection 10, Code
38 1999, is amended to read as follows:
39 10. If the court enters an order adjudicating the
40 child to be a child in need of assistance, the court,
41 if it has not previously done so, may issue an order
42 authorizing temporary removal of the child from the
43 child's home as set forth in section 232.95,
44 subsection 2, paragraph "a", pending a final order of
45 disposition. The order shall include a both of the
46 following:
47 a. A statement that the temporary removal is the
48 result of a determination that the child remaining in
49 the child's home would be contrary to the welfare of
50 the child, and that reasonable efforts have been made

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1 to prevent or eliminate the need for removal of the
2 child from the child's home.
3 b. A statement informing the child's parent that
4 the consequences of a permanent removal may include
5 termination of the parent's rights with respect to the
6 child.
7 Sec. ___. Section 232.102, subsection 10,
8 paragraph a, unnumbered paragraph 1, Code 1999, is
9 amended to read as follows:
10 As used in this section, "reasonable efforts" means
11 the efforts made to preserve and unify a family prior
12 to the out-of-home placement of a child in foster care
13 or to eliminate the need for removal of the child or
14 make it possible for the child to safely return to the
15 family's home. If returning the child to the family's
16 home is not appropriate or not possible, reasonable
17 efforts shall include the efforts made in a timely
18 manner to finalize a permanency plan for the child. A

19 child's health and safety shall be the paramount
20 concern in making reasonable efforts. Reasonable
21 efforts may include intensive family preservation
22 services or family-centered services, if the child's
23 safety in the home can be maintained during the time
24 the services are provided. In determining whether
25 reasonable efforts have been made, the court shall
26 consider both of the following:
27 Sec. ___. Section 232.104, subsection 1, paragraph
28 a, subparagraph (2), Code 1999, is amended to read as
29 follows:
30 (2) For an order entered under section 232.102,
31 for which the court has waived reasonable efforts
32 requirements under section 232.102, subsection 11 12,
33 the permanency hearing shall be held within thirty
34 days of the date the requirements were waived.
35 Sec. ___. Section 232.104, subsection 1, paragraph
36 c, Code 1999, is amended to read as follows:
37 c. Reasonable notice of a permanency hearing in a
38 case of juvenile delinquency shall be provided
39 pursuant to section 232.37. a permanency hearing
40 shall be conducted in substantial conformance with the
41 provisions of section 232.99. During the hearing the
42 court shall consider the child's need for a secure and
43 permanent placement in light of any permanency plan or
44 evidence submitted to the court. Upon completion of
45 the hearing the court shall enter written findings and
46 make a determination based upon the permanency plan
47 which will best serve the child's individual interests
48 at that time identifying a primary permanency goal for
49 the child. If a permanency plan is in effect at the
50 time of the hearing, the court shall also make a

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1 determination as to whether reasonable progress is
2 being made in achieving the permanency goal and other
3 provisions of that permanency plan."
4 5. Page 2, by inserting after line 30 the
5 following:
6 "DIVISION ___
7 STATE CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE
8 Sec. ___. Section 237A.1, Code Supplement 1999, is
9 amended by adding the following new subsection:
10 NEW SUBSECTION. 12A. "Poverty level" means the
11 poverty level defined by the most recently revised
12 poverty income guidelines published by the United
13 States department of health and human services.
14 Sec. ___. NEW SECTION. 237A.13 STATE CHILD CARE
15 ASSISTANCE.
16 1. A state child care assistance program is
17 established in the department to assist children in

18 families who meet eligibility guidelines and are
19 described by any of the following circumstances:
20 a. The child's parent, guardian, or custodian is
21 participating in approved academic or vocational
22 training.
23 b. The child's parent, guardian, or custodian is
24 seeking employment. Eligibility for assistance while
25 seeking employment shall be limited to thirty days
26 during a twelve-month period.
27 c. The child's parent, guardian, or custodian is
28 employed and the family income meets income
29 requirements.
30 d. The child's parent, guardian, or custodian is
31 absent for a limited period of time due to
32 hospitalization, physical illness, or mental illness.
33 e. The child needs protective services to prevent
34 or alleviate child abuse or neglect.
35 2. Services under the program may be provided in a
36 licensed child care center, a registered group child
37 care home, a registered family child care home, the
38 home of a relative, the child's own home, an
39 unregistered family child care home, or in a facility
40 exempt from licensing or registration.
41 3. The department shall set reimbursement rates as
42 authorized by appropriations enacted for payment of
43 the reimbursements. The department shall conduct a
44 statewide reimbursement rate survey to compile
45 information on each county and the survey shall be
46 conducted at least every two years. The department
47 shall set rates in a manner so as to provide
48 incentives for an unregistered provider to become
49 registered.
50 4. The department shall not apply waiting list

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1 requirements to any of the following persons:
2 a. Persons deemed to be eligible for benefits
3 under the state child care assistance program in
4 accordance with section 239B.24.
5 b. A family that is receiving state child care
6 assistance at the time a child is born into the
7 family. The newborn child shall be approved for
8 services when the family reports the birth of the
9 child.
10 c. Children who need protective services to
11 prevent or alleviate child abuse or neglect.
12 5. Based upon the availability of the funding
13 appropriated for state child care assistance for a
14 fiscal year, the department shall establish waiting
15 lists for state child care assistance in descending
16 order of prioritization as follows:

17 a. Families with an income at or below one hundred
18 percent of the federal poverty level whose members are
19 employed at least twenty-eight hours per week, and
20 parents with a family income at or below one hundred
21 percent of the federal poverty level who are under the
22 age of twenty-one years and are participating in an
23 educational program leading to a high school diploma
24 or the equivalent.
25 b. Parents with a family income at or below one
26 hundred percent of the federal poverty level who are
27 under the age of twenty-one years and are
28 participating, at a satisfactory level, in an approved
29 training program or in an educational program.
30 c. Families with an income of more than one
31 hundred percent but not more than one hundred forty
32 percent of the federal poverty level whose members are
33 employed at least twenty-eight hours per week.
34 d. Families with an income at or below one hundred
35 seventy-five percent of the federal poverty level
36 whose members are employed at least twenty-eight hours
37 per week with a special needs child as a member of the
38 family.
39 6. Nothing in this section shall be construed as
40 or is intended as, or shall imply, a grant of
41 entitlement for services to persons who are eligible
42 for assistance due to an income level or other
43 eligibility circumstance addressed in this section.
44 Any state obligation to provide services pursuant to
45 this section is limited to the extent of the funds
46 appropriated for the purposes of state child care
47 assistance.
48 Sec. ___. Section 239B.24, subsection 1, Code
49 Supplement 1999, is amended to read as follows:
50 1. The following persons are deemed to be eligible

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1 for benefits under the state child care assistance
2 program administered by the department in accordance
3 with section 237A.13, notwithstanding the program's
4 eligibility requirements or any waiting list:
5 Sec. ___. CHILD CARE REIMBURSEMENT ALTERNATIVES.
6 The department of human services shall review
7 alternatives for applying child care reimbursement
8 rates on a county, cluster, and regional basis. The
9 department shall prepare a report concerning the
10 review, including findings and recommendations. The
11 report shall be submitted to the members of the joint
12 appropriations subcommittee on human services,
13 legislative fiscal bureau, and legislative service
14 bureau on or before December 15, 2000."


15 6. By renumbering, relettering, or redesignating
16 and correcting internal references as necessary.

Amendment H-8474 was adopted.

Carroll of Poweshiek moved that the bill be read a last time now
and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was
read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2344)

The ayes were, 100:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst
Bukta Carroll Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Cormack Davis
Dix Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler
Drake Drees Eddie Falck
Fallon Foege Ford Frevert
Garman Gipp Greimann Greiner
Grundberg Hahn Hansen Heaton
Hoffman Holmes Holveck Horbach
Houser Huseman Huser Jacobs
Jager Jenkins Jochum Johnson
Kettering Klemme Kreiman Kuhn
Larkin Larson Lord Martin
Mascher May Mertz Metcalf
Millage Mundie Murphy Myers
Nelson-Forbes O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter
Raecker Rants Rayhons Reynolds
Richardson Scherrman Schrader Shey
Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens Sunderbruch
Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Teig Thomas
Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen
Warnstadt Weidman Weigel Welter
Whitead Wise Witt Sukup,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, none.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.


HOUSE FILE 2249 WITHDRAWN

Carroll of Poweshiek asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw House File 2249 from further consideration by the House.

HOUSE FILE 2418 WITHDRAWN

Boddicker of Cedar asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw House File 2418 from further consideration by the House.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGES

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that the
following bills be immediately messaged to the Senate: House File
2197, House Concurrent Resolution 111, Senate Files 428 and
2344.

Regular Calendar

Senate File 2048, a bill for an act providing for the appointment
and length of terms for members added to a hospital board of
trustees, with report of committee recommending passage, was taken
up for consideration.

Van Engelenhoven of Mahaska moved that the bill be read a last
time now and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the
bill was read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2048)

The ayes were, 99:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst
Bukta Carroll Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Cormack Davis
Dix Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler
Drake Drees Eddie Falck
Fallon Foege Ford Garman
Gipp Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Holveck Horbach Houser
Huseman Huser Jacobs Jager
Jenkins Jochum Johnson Kettering
Klemme Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Larson Lord Martin Mascher
May Mertz Metcalf Millage
Mundie Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker
Rants Rayhons Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Schrader Shey Shoultz
Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens Sunderbruch Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt
Weidman Weigel Welter Whitead
Wise Witt Sukup,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 1:
Frevert

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE

The following message was received from the Senate:

Mr. Speaker: I am directed to inform your honorable body that the Senate has on
March 22, 2000, passed the following bill in which the concurrence of the Senate was
asked:

House File 2085, a bill for an act relating to health certificate requirements for
breeding bulls and making penalties applicable.

MICHAEL E. MARSHALL, Secretary

Senate File 2061, a bill for an act relating to the registration and
licensing duties of the county recorder and providing for other
properly related matters, with report of committee recommending
passage, was taken up for consideration.

Weidman of Cass moved that the bill be read a last time now and
placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read
a last time.


On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2061)

The ayes were, 100:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst
Bukta Carroll Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Cormack Davis
Dix Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler
Drake Drees Eddie Falck
Fallon Foege Ford Frevert
Garman Gipp Greimann Greiner
Grundberg Hahn Hansen Heaton
Hoffman Holmes Holveck Horbach
Houser Huseman Huser Jacobs
Jager Jenkins Jochum Johnson
Kettering Klemme Kreiman Kuhn
Larkin Larson Lord Martin
Mascher May Mertz Metcalf
Millage Mundie Murphy Myers
Nelson-Forbes O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter
Raecker Rants Rayhons Reynolds
Richardson Scherrman Schrader Shey
Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens Sunderbruch
Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Teig Thomas
Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen
Warnstadt Weidman Weigel Welter
Whitead Wise Witt Sukup,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, none.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGES

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that the
following bills be immediately messaged to the Senate: Senate Files
2048 and 2061.

Senate File 2164, a bill for an act relating to expenditure of
primary road fund moneys for dust control on certain municipal
streets, with report of committee recommending passage, was taken
up for consideration.

Brauns of Muscatine in the chair at 10:36 a.m.

Warnstadt of Woodbury moved that the bill be read a last time
now and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill
was read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2164)

The ayes were, 99:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Connors Cormack Davis Dix
Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler Drake
Drees Eddie Falck Fallon
Foege Ford Frevert Garman
Gipp Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Holveck Horbach Houser
Huseman Huser Jacobs Jenkins
Jochum Johnson Kettering Klemme
Kreiman Kuhn Larkin Larson
Lord Martin Mascher May
Mertz Metcalf Millage Mundie
Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker Rants
Rayhons Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Schrader Shey Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr.
Stevens Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt
Weidman Weigel Welter Whitead
Wise Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, 1:
Jager

 

Absent or not voting, none.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.


Senate File 2200, a bill for an act providing for the establishment
of protected cells by domestic insurers, with report of committee
recommending passage, was taken up for consideration.

Holmes of Scott moved that the bill be read a last time now and
placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read
a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2200)

The ayes were, 99:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Connors Cormack Davis Dix
Dolecheck Dotzler Drake Drees
Eddie Falck Fallon Foege
Ford Frevert Garman Gipp
Greimann Greiner Grundberg Hahn
Hansen Heaton Hoffman Holmes
Holveck Horbach Houser Huseman
Huser Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Jochum Johnson Kettering Klemme
Kreiman Kuhn Larkin Larson
Lord Martin Mascher May
Mertz Metcalf Millage Mundie
Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker Rants
Rayhons Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Schrader Shey Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr.
Stevens Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt
Weidman Weigel Welter Whitead
Wise Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 1:
Doderer

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.


Senate File 2253, a bill for an act relating to certain county
officers' duties relating to property transfer instruments, records of
fees paid to a county, notice of certification of utility liens, and notice
of mobile homes departing and entering mobile home parks, with
report of committee recommending passage, was taken up for
consideration.

Carroll of Poweshiek offered amendment H-8360 filed by Carroll,
et al., as follows:

H-8360

1 Amend Senate File 2253, as amended, passed, and
2 reprinted by the Senate, as follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting before line 1 the
4 following:
5 "Section 1. Section 321.45, subsection 4, Code
6 Supplement 1999, is amended to read as follows:
7 4. a After acquiring a used mobile home or
8 manufactured housing to be titled in Iowa, a mobile
9 home dealer, as defined in section 322B.2, shall
10 within thirty days of acquiring a used mobile home or
11 manufactured housing, titled in Iowa, apply for and
12 obtain from the county treasurer of the dealer's
13 county of residence a new certificate of title for the
14 mobile home or manufactured housing. In the event
15 that there is a prior lien or encumbrance to be
16 released, as required by section 321.50, subsection 4,
17 the thirty-day time period in this subsection does not
18 begin to run until the lien or encumbrance is
19 released.
20 Sec. . Section 321.50, subsection 4, unnumbered
21 paragraph 1, Code Supplement 1999, is amended to read
22 as follows:
23 When a security interest is discharged, the holder
24 shall note a cancellation of same the security
25 interest on the face of the certificate of title over
26 the holder's signature, and deliver the certificate of
27 title to the county treasurer where title was issued.
28 The county treasurer shall immediately note the
29 cancellation of the security interest on the face of
30 the certificate of title and in the county records
31 system. The county treasurer shall on the same day
32 deliver the certificate of title to the then first
33 secured party or, if there is no such person, to the
34 person as directed by the owner, in writing, on a form
35 prescribed by the department or, if there is no person
36 designated, then to the owner. The cancellation of
37 the security interest shall be noted on the

38 certificate of title by the county treasurer without
39 charge. The holder of a security interest discharged
40 by payment who fails to release the security interest
41 within fifteen days after being requested in writing
42 to do so shall forfeit to the person making the
43 payment the sum of twenty-five dollars for each day
44 the holder fails to release the security interest
45 subsequent to the fifteen-day period. In an action to
46 recover such forfeited sum, the prevailing party is
47 entitled to recover costs and reasonable attorney
48 fees."
49 3. By renumbering as necessary.

Carroll of Poweshiek asked and received unanimous consent that
amendment H-8360 be deferred.

Van Engelenhoven of Mahaska asked and received unanimous
consent that Senate File 2253 be temporarily deferred and that the
bill retain its place on the calendar.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGES

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that the
following bills be immediately messaged to the Senate: Senate Files
2164 and 2200.

Senate File 2256, a bill for an act establishing a pilot project
requiring that the state department of transportation purchase
soydiesel fuel for use in some of its vehicles, and providing for
contingent effectiveness, with report of committee recommending
passage, was taken up for consideration.

Rayhons of Hancock moved that the bill be read a last time now
and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was
read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2256)

The ayes were, 96:
Alons Arnold Barry Bell
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta Carroll
Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon Connors
Cormack Davis Dix Doderer
Dolecheck Dotzler Drees Eddie
Fallon Foege Ford Frevert
Garman Gipp Greimann Greiner
Grundberg Hahn Hansen Heaton
Hoffman Holmes Holveck Horbach
Houser Huseman Huser Jacobs
Jager Jenkins Jochum Johnson
Kettering Klemme Kreiman Kuhn
Larkin Larson Lord Martin
Mascher May Mertz Millage
Mundie Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker
Rants Rayhons Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Schrader Shey Shoultz
Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens Sukup Sunderbruch
Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Teig Thomas
Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen
Warnstadt Weidman Weigel Welter
Whitead Wise Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 4:
Baudler Drake Falck Metcalf

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

Senate File 2372, a bill for an act relating to certain providers of
consumer services by eliminating the registration requirement for
physical exercise clubs, making social referral service providers
subject to provisions relating to door-to-door sales, and making
penalties applicable, with report of committee recommending
passage, was taken up for consideration.

Kettering of Sac moved that the bill be read a last time now and
placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read
a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2372)

The ayes were, 100:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Connors Cormack Davis Dix
Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler Drake
Drees Eddie Falck Fallon
Foege Ford Frevert Garman
Gipp Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Holveck Horbach Houser
Huseman Huser Jacobs Jager
Jenkins Jochum Johnson Kettering
Klemme Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Larson Lord Martin Mascher
May Mertz Metcalf Millage
Mundie Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker
Rants Rayhons Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Schrader Shey Shoultz
Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens Sukup Sunderbruch
Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Teig Thomas
Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen
Warnstadt Weidman Weigel Welter
Whitead Wise Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, none.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

Senate File 2388, a bill for an act relating to the filing of reports
with the secretary of state by corporate entities, with report of
committee recommending passage, was taken up for consideration.

Holmes of Scott moved that the bill be read a last time now and
placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read
a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2388)

The ayes were, 98:
Arnold Barry Baudler Bell
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta Carroll
Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon Connors
Cormack Davis Dix Doderer
Dolecheck Dotzler Drake Drees
Eddie Falck Fallon Foege
Ford Frevert Garman Gipp
Greimann Greiner Grundberg Hahn
Hansen Heaton Hoffman Holmes
Holveck Horbach Houser Huseman
Huser Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Jochum Johnson Kettering Klemme
Kreiman Kuhn Larkin Larson
Lord Martin Mascher May
Mertz Metcalf Millage Mundie
Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker Rants
Rayhons Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Shey Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens
Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D. Taylor, T.
Teig Thomas Thomson Tyrrell
Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt Weidman
Weigel Welter Whitead Wise
Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 1:
Schrader

 

Under the provision of Rule 76, conflict of interest, Alons of Sioux
refrained from voting.

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGES

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that the
following bills be immediately messaged to the Senate: Senate Files
2256, 2372 and 2388.

Senate File 2409, a bill for an act relating to the operation and
regulation of insurance companies, mutual insurance associations,
benevolent associations, health maintenance organizations, and other
insurance or risk-assuming entities, including the rights and duties of
such entities and the powers and authority of the insurance
commissioner and providing effective dates, with report of committee
recommending passage, was taken up for consideration.


Hoffman of Crawford moved that the bill be read a last time now
and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was
read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2409)

The ayes were, 98:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Connors Cormack Davis Dix
Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler Drake
Drees Eddie Falck Fallon
Foege Ford Frevert Garman
Gipp Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Holveck Horbach Houser
Huseman Huser Jacobs Jager
Jenkins Jochum Johnson Kettering
Klemme Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Larson Lord Martin Mascher
May Mertz Metcalf Millage
Mundie Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker
Rants Rayhons Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Shey Siegrist, Spkr. Stevens
Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D. Taylor, T.
Teig Thomas Thomson Tyrrell
Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt Weidman
Weigel Welter Whitead Wise
Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 2:
Shoultz

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGE

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that Senate
File 2409 be immediately messaged to the Senate.


The House resumed consideration of Senate File 2253 and
amendment H-8360, previously deferred, found on pages 896 and 897
of the House Journal.

Carroll of Poweshiek offered the following amendment H-8488, to
amendment H-8360, filed by him from the floor and moved its
adoption:

H-8488

1 Amend the amendment, H-8360, to Senate File 2253,
2 as amended, passed, and reprinted by the Senate, as
3 follows:
4 1. Page 1, by striking lines 20 through 48.
5 2. By renumbering as necessary.

Amendment H-8488 was adopted.

On motion by Carroll of Poweshiek amendment H-8360, as
amended, was adopted.

Van Engelenhoven of Mahaska moved that the bill be read a last
time now and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the
bill was read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (S.F. 2253)

The ayes were, 98:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brunkhorst Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Connors Cormack Davis Dix
Doderer Dolecheck Dotzler Drake
Drees Eddie Falck Fallon
Foege Ford Frevert Garman
Gipp Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Holveck Horbach Houser
Huseman Huser Jacobs Jager
Jenkins Jochum Johnson Kettering
Klemme Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Larson Lord Martin Mascher
May Mertz Metcalf Millage
Mundie Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker
Rants Rayhons Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Shey Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr.
Stevens Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Weidman
Weigel Welter Whitead Wise
Witt Brauns,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 2:
Schrader Warnstadt

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGE

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that Senate
File 2253 be immediately messaged to the Senate.

On motion by Jacobs of Polk, the House was recessed at 11:34 a.m.,
until 1:00 p.m.

AFTERNOON SESSION

The House reconvened at 1:07 p.m., Speaker Siegrist in the chair.

QUORUM CALL

A non-record roll call was requested to determine that a quorum
was present. The vote revealed seventy-seven members present,
twenty-three absent.

SENATE AMENDMENTS CONSIDERED

Sukup of Franklin called up for consideration House File 2525, a
bill for an act relating to limitations on recoverable noneconomic
damages in legal actions arising out of motor vehicle accidents,
amended by the Senate, and moved that the House concur in the
following Senate amendment H-8438:


H-8438

1 Amend House File 2525, as passed by the house, as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, line 15, by striking the words "a
4 violation of a felony", and inserting the following:
5 "the violation of the felony referred to in subsection
6 1".

The motion prevailed and the House concurred in the Senate
amendment H-8438.

Sukup of Franklin moved that the bill, as amended by the Senate
and concurred in by the House, be read a last time now and placed
upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read a last
time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (H.F. 2525)

The ayes were, 98:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst
Bukta Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Cormack Davis Dix Doderer
Dolecheck Dotzler Drake Drees
Eddie Falck Fallon Foege
Ford Frevert Garman Gipp
Greimann Greiner Grundberg Hahn
Hansen Heaton Hoffman Holmes
Holveck Horbach Houser Huseman
Huser Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Jochum Johnson Kettering Klemme
Kreiman Kuhn Larkin Larson
Lord Martin Mascher May
Mertz Metcalf Millage Mundie
Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker Rants
Rayhons Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Schrader Shey Shoultz Stevens
Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D. Taylor, T.
Teig Thomas Thomson Tyrrell
Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt Weidman
Weigel Welter Whitead Wise
Witt Mr. Speaker
Siegrist

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 2:
Carroll Connors

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

Gipp of Winneshiek in the chair at 1:26 p.m.

Eddie of Buena Vista called up for consideration House File 2113,
a bill for an act relating to eligibility for United States armed forces
retired special motor vehicle license plates, amended by the Senate,
and moved that the House concur in the following Senate amendment
H-8439:

H-8439

1 Amend House File 2113 as follows:
2 1. Page 1, by inserting before line 1 the
3 following:
4 "Section 1. NEW SECTION. 1C.12 BILL OF RIGHTS
5 DAY.
6 The governor of this state is hereby authorized and
7 requested to issue annually a proclamation designating
8 the fifteenth day of December as "Bill of Rights Day"
9 and to encourage all governmental bodies in the state
10 to observe the day in a manner that emphasizes the
11 meaning and importance of the first ten amendments to
12 the United States Constitution, and encourage a formal
13 recitation of the Bill of Rights in its entirety in
14 all public schools, government meetings, and
15 courtrooms on that date."
16 2. Title page, line 1, by inserting after the
17 words "relating to" the following: "the recognition
18 of federal rights and service, including".
19 3. Title page, line 2, by inserting after the
20 word "plates" the following: "and designation of a
21 "Bill of Rights Day"".
22 4. By renumbering as necessary.

The motion prevailed and the House concurred in the Senate
amendment H-8439.

Eddie of Buena Vista moved that the bill, as amended by the
Senate and concurred in by the House, be read a last time now and
placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read
a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (H.F. 2113)

The ayes were, 95:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boddicker
Boggess Bradley Brauns Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Cormack Davis Dix Dolecheck
Dotzler Drake Drees Eddie
Falck Fallon Foege Ford
Frevert Garman Greimann Greiner
Grundberg Hahn Hansen Heaton
Hoffman Holmes Holveck Horbach
Houser Huseman Huser Jacobs
Jager Jenkins Jochum Johnson
Kettering Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Larson Lord Martin Mascher
May Mertz Metcalf Millage
Mundie Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker
Rants Rayhons Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Schrader Shey Shoultz
Siegrist, Spkr. Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt
Weidman Weigel Welter Whitead
Wise Witt Gipp,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 5:
Brunkhorst Connors Doderer Klemme
Stevens

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title, as amended, was agreed to.

Myers of Johnson called up for consideration House File 2136, a
bill for an act relating to nonsubstantive Code corrections, amended
by the Senate, and moved that the House concur in the following
Senate amendment H-8411:

H-8411

1 Amend House File 2136, as amended, passed, and
2 reprinted by the House, as follows:

3 1. Page 2, by striking lines 25 through 34.
4 2. Page 6, line 3, by striking the words "and
5 the" and inserting the following: "and the".
6 3. Page 6, line 16, by striking the words
7 "medicine, the" and inserting the following:
8 "medicine, the".
9 4. Page 24, line 26, by striking the figure
10 "458.22" and inserting the following: "458A.22".
11 5. By renumbering as necessary.

The motion prevailed and the House concurred in the Senate
amendment H-8411.

Myers of Johnson moved that the bill, as amended by the Senate
and concurred in by the House, be read a last time now and placed
upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was read a last
time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (H.F. 2136)

The ayes were, 95:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Bell Blodgett Boal Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Bukta
Carroll Cataldo Chiodo Cohoon
Cormack Davis Dix Dolecheck
Dotzler Drake Drees Eddie
Fallon Foege Ford Frevert
Garman Greimann Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holveck Horbach Houser Huseman
Huser Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Jochum Johnson Kettering Klemme
Kreiman Kuhn Larkin Larson
Lord Martin Mascher May
Mertz Metcalf Millage Mundie
Murphy Myers Nelson-Forbes O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Raecker Rants
Rayhons Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Schrader Shey Shoultz Siegrist, Spkr.
Stevens Sukup Sunderbruch Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Teig Thomas Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Warnstadt
Weidman Weigel Welter Whitead
Wise Witt Gipp,
Presiding

 

The nays were, none.

Absent or not voting, 5:
Boddicker Connors Doderer Falck
Holmes

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGES

Jacobs of Polk asked and received unanimous consent that the
following bills be immediately messaged to the Senate: House Files
2113, 2136 and 2525.

The House stood at ease at 1:35 p.m., until the fall of the gavel.

The House resumed session at 3:34 p.m., Carroll of Poweshiek in
the chair.

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

House File 2546, by committee on ways and means, a bill for an
act relating to the administration and enforcement of the replacement
tax imposed on the generation, transmission, and delivery,
consumption, and use of electricity and natural gas, providing for the
Act's retroactive applicability, and providing an effective date.

Read first time and placed on the ways and means calendar.

House File 2547, by committee on ways and means, a bill for an
act establishing a tax credit against individual and corporate income
tax liability for small business guaranty fees paid and including a
retroactive applicability date provision.

Read first time and placed on the ways and means calendar.

House File 2548, by committee on ways and means, a bill for an
act relating to the administration of the tax and related laws by the
department of revenue and finance, including administration of state
individual income, corporate income, sales and use, hotel and motel,
real estate transfer, environmental protection charge on petroleum
diminution, property, motor fuel, special fuel, cigarette and tobacco

products, and inheritance taxes, treatment of motor fuel under the
local option taxes, and authorizing tax agreements with Indian tribes,
and including effective and retroactive applicability date provisions.

Read first time and placed on the ways and means calendar.

CONSIDERATION OF BILLS
Unfinished Business Calendar

House File 2545, a bill for an act relating to and making
appropriations to certain state departments, agencies, funds, and
certain other entities, providing for regulatory authority, and other
properly related matters, was taken up for consideration.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8435 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8435

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 1, line 9, by striking the figure
3 "1,397,432" and inserting the following: "1,490,432".

Amendment H-8435 lost.

Thomas of Clayton offered the following amendment H-8399 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8399

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 21 the
3 following:
4 "Sec. . AUDITS SERVICES - COMPETITIVE BIDS.
5 1. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law,
6 the department of agriculture and land stewardship and
7 the department of natural resources may execute
8 contracts with a person to perform audits of
9 departmental accounts as would otherwise be performed
10 by the auditor of state. The person performing the
11 audits shall be a certified public accountant licensed
12 in this state who shall prepare an unqualified opinion
13 according to general accounting practices to the
14 department and the auditor of state.
15 2. The department of agriculture and land
16 stewardship and the department of natural resources

17 shall not execute a contract with a person pursuant to
18 subsection 1, unless the person submits a qualified
19 proposal to the department bidding an amount which is
20 less than is charged for comparable services provided
21 by the auditor of state. The department of
22 agriculture and land stewardship and the department of
23 natural resources may consult with the auditor of
24 state in order to effectively administer this
25 section."

Amendment H-8399 lost.

Chiodo of Polk offered the following amendment H-8433 filed by
him and moved its adoption:

H-8433

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 3, line 4, by striking the figure
3 "25,000" and inserting the following: "37,000".

Amendment H-8433 lost.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8393 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8393

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 3, line 15, by striking the figure
3 "5,672,781" and inserting the following: "5,852,781".
4 2. Page 3, by inserting after line 16 the
5 following: "From the funds appropriated in this
6 subsection, sixty laptop computers shall be purchased
7 for the division."

Amendment H-8393 was adopted.

Brunkhorst of Bremer offered amendment H-8449 filed by him and
requested division as follows:

H-8449

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:

H-8449A

2 1. Page 3, line 15, by striking the figure

3 "5,672,781" and inserting the following: "5,852,781".

H-8449B

4 2. Page 3, line 21, by striking the figure
5 "1,107,260" and inserting the following: "1,227,080".
6 3. Page 3, line 27, by striking the figure
7 "3,723,541" and inserting the following: "3,794,560".
8 4. Page 5, line 18, by adding before the word
9 "for" the following: "or commissions".
10 5. Page 5, line 20, by striking the word
11 "realtors" and inserting the following: "real estate
12 brokers and salespersons".
13 6. Page 10, lines 28 and 29, by striking the
14 words "joint appropriations subcommittee on
15 administration and regulation" and inserting the
16 following: "committees on appropriations".
17 7. Page 14, line 8, by inserting after the figure
18 "7" the following: ", except that reimbursable
19 training expenses shall not include tuition".
20 8. Page 17, line 8, by striking the word "first"
21 and inserting the following: "second".
22 9. Page 18, line 1, by striking the word "years"
23 and inserting the following: "year".
24 10. Page 26, line 23, by striking the figure
25 "10,502,181" and inserting the following:
26 "10,437,269".
27 11. Page 26, line 27, by striking the figure
28 "11,484,644" and inserting the following:
29 "11,066,674".
30 12. Page 26, line 31, by striking the figure
31 "5,977,806" and inserting the following: "6,460,688".
32 13. Page 27, line 6, by striking the word
33 "option".
34 14. Page 27, line 7, by inserting after the word
35 "tax" the following: "imposed pursuant to chapters
36 422B and 422E. The fee revenue shall be treated as
37 repayment receipts as defined in section 8.2 and shall
38 be used to pay the direct costs of administering
39 chapters 422B and 422E."
40 15. By renumbering, relettering, or redesignating
41 and correcting internal references as necessary.

With the adoption of amendment H-8393, amendment H-8449A
was placed out of order.

Weigel of Chickasaw offered the following amendment H-8492, to
amendment H-8449B, filed by him from the floor and moved its
adoption:


H-8492

1 Amend the amendment, H-8449, to House File 2545 as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 39 the
4 following:
5 " . Page 29, line 16, by striking the figure
6 "250,000" and inserting the following: "400,000"."

Amendment H-8492 was adopted.

Brunkhorst of Bremer offered the following amendment H-8500, to
amendment H-8449B, filed by him from the floor and moved its
adoption:

H-8500

1 Amend the amendment, H-8449, to House File 2545 as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 39 the
4 following:
5 " . Page 29, by inserting after line 26 the
6 following:
7 "Sec. . 2000 Iowa Acts, House File 2039,
8 section 3, is amended to read as follows:
9 SEC. 3. 1999 Iowa Acts, chapter 199, section 10,
10 subsection 5, unnumbered paragraphs 1 and 2, are
11 amended to read as follows:
12 HEALTH FACILITIES DIVISION
13 For salaries, support, maintenance, miscellaneous
14 purposes, and for not more than the following full-
15 time equivalent positions:
16 $ 2,317,150
17 FTEs 108.00
18 At least $76,000 of the amount appropriated and 6.0
19 FTEs authorized in this section are allocated for
20 enhanced response to complaints regarding intermediate
21 care facilities as necessary to comply with federal
22 health care financing administration requirements for
23 response within 10 days.
24 Notwithstanding section 8.33, any unencumbered or
25 unobligated balance of the $76,000 allocated in this
26 paragraph remaining at the end of the fiscal year
27 shall not revert but shall be available for
28 expenditure for the enhanced response to complaints
29 regarding intermediate care facilities as provided in
30 this paragraph for subsequent fiscal years.""

Amendment H-8500 was adopted.


Ford of Polk offered the following amendment H-8503, to
amendment H-8449B, filed by him from the floor and moved its
adoption:

H-8503

1 Amend the amendment, H-8449, to House file 2545 as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 39 the
4 following:
5 " . Page 29, by inserting after line 26 the
6 following:
7 "Sec. . Section 73.16, subsection 2, Code 1999,
8 is amended by adding the following new unnumbered
9 paragraph after unnumbered paragraph 1:
10 NEW UNNUMBERED PARAGRAPH. The director of each
11 agency or department of state government having
12 purchasing authority shall issue electronic bid
13 notices for distribution to the targeted small
14 business web page located at the department of
15 economic development if the director releases a
16 solicitation for bids for procurement of equipment,
17 supplies, or services. The notices shall be provided
18 to the targeted small business marketing manager
19 forty-eight hours prior to the issuance of all bid
20 notices. The notices shall contain a description of
21 the subject of the bid, a point of contact for the
22 bid, and any subcontract goals included in the bid.""
23 2. By renumbering as necessary.

Amendment H-8503 was adopted.

Further division of amendment H-8449 was requested as follows:

Lines 4 through 23, Division B.
Lines 24 through 29, Division C.
Lines 30 through 31, Division D.
Lines 32 through 33, Division B.
Lines 34 through 39, Division E.

On motion by Brunkhorst of Bremer amendment H-8449B was
adopted.

Cormack of Webster asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8406 filed by him on March 20, 2000.


Blodgett of Cerro Gordo asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8470 filed by Carroll of Poweshiek on March
21, 2000.

Blodgett of Cerro Gordo asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8495, to amendment H-8470, filed by him
from the floor.

Cataldo of Polk offered amendment H-8429 filed by him as follows:

H-8429

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 6, line 32, by striking the figure
3 "1,903,765" and inserting the following: "1,967,539".

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8508, to
amendment H-8429, filed by him from the floor and moved its
adoption:

H-8508

1 Amend the amendment, H-8429, to House File 2545 as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 3 the
4 following:
5 " . Page 7, line 16, by striking the figure
6 "2,311,097" and inserting the following:
7 "2,324,489"."
8 2. Page 1, by inserting after line 3 the
9 following:
10 " . Page 7, line 27, by striking the figure
11 "217,130" and inserting the following: "237,130"."

Amendment H-8508 was adopted.

On motion by Cataldo of Polk amendment H-8429, as amended,
lost.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8455 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8455

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 7, line 27, by striking the figure

3 "217,130" and inserting the following: "237,130".
4 2. By striking page 29, line 27 through page 30,
5 line 16.
6 3. Page 31, by striking lines 12 through 29.
7 4. By renumbering as necessary.

Roll call was requested by Murphy of Dubuque and Schrader of
Marion.

On the question "Shall amendment H-8455 be adopted?" (H.F.
2545)

The ayes were, 36:
Bell Bukta Cohoon Doderer
Dotzler Drees Falck Foege
Frevert Greimann Jochum Kreiman
Kuhn Larkin Mascher May
Mertz Murphy Myers O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Schrader Shoultz Stevens
Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Thomas Warnstadt
Weigel Whitead Wise Witt

 

The nays were, 62:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Cataldo
Chiodo Connors Cormack Davis
Dix Dolecheck Drake Eddie
Fallon Ford Garman Gipp
Greiner Grundberg Hahn Hansen
Heaton Hoffman Holmes Holveck
Horbach Houser Huseman Huser
Jacobs Jager Jenkins Johnson
Kettering Klemme Larson Lord
Metcalf Millage Nelson-Forbes Raecker
Rants Rayhons Shey Siegrist, Spkr.
Sukup Sunderbruch Teig Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Weidman
Welter Carroll,
Presiding

 

Absent or not voting, 2:
Martin Mundie

 

Amendment H-8455 lost.


Huser of Polk offered the following amendment H-8452 filed by her
and Chiodo of Polk and moved its adoption:

H-8452

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 7, by inserting after line 28 the
3 following:
4 "For reimbursement to the city of Des Moines for
5 police and fire protection for state-owned buildings
6 and facilities located in the city:
7 ................................................ $ 250,000"

Amendment H-8452 lost.

Thomas of Clayton offered the following amendment H-8398 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8398

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 9, by inserting after line 16 the
3 following:
4 "Sec. . INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES -
5 COMPETITIVE BIDS.
6 1. Notwithstanding any contrary provision of law,
7 the department of agriculture and land stewardship and
8 the department of natural resources may execute
9 contracts with a person to provide information
10 technology services, including installing,
11 maintaining, or upgrading computers, computer
12 networks, and related peripheral equipment which would
13 otherwise be provided by the department of general
14 services.
15 2. The department of agriculture and land
16 stewardship and the department of natural resources
17 shall not execute a contract with a person pursuant to
18 subsection 1, unless the person submits a qualified
19 proposal to the department bidding an amount which is
20 less than is charged for comparable services provided
21 by the department of general services. The department
22 of agriculture and land stewardship and the department
23 of natural resources may consult with the department
24 of general services in order to effectively administer
25 this section."

Amendment H-8398 lost.


Murphy of Dubuque offered amendment H-8426 filed by him as
follows:

H-8426

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 9, line 28, by striking the figure
3 "1,401,934" and inserting the following: "1,478,934".
4 2. Page 9, line 29, by striking the figure
5 "17.25" and inserting the following: "18.25".
6 3. Page 9, by inserting after line 29, the
7 following:
8 "Of the funds appropriated in this subsection, not
9 more than $77,000 and one full-time equivalent
10 position may be used for the administration of the
11 world food prize."
12 4. Page 10, line 6, by striking the figure
13 "120,598" and inserting the following: "140,598".

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8504, to
amendment H-8426, filed by him from the floor and moved its
adoption:

H-8504

1 Amend the amendment, H-8426, to House File 2545 as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 11 the
4 following:
5 " . Page 9, line 34, by striking the figure
6 "125,319" and inserting the following: "129,517"."
7 2. Page 1, by inserting after line 13 the
8 following:
9 " . Page 10, line 16, by striking the figure
10 "270,886" and inserting the following: "279,960"."

Amendment H-8504 was adopted.

On motion by Murphy of Dubuque amendment H-8426, as
amended, lost.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8419 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8419

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 11, line 11, by striking the figure
"477,328" and inserting the following: "540,681".

Roll call was requested by Murphy of Dubuque and Myers of
Johnson.

On the question "Shall amendment H-8419 be adopted?" (H.F.
2545)

The ayes were, 45:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Doderer Dotzler
Drake Drees Falck Fallon
Foege Ford Frevert Greimann
Holveck Huser Jochum Kreiman
Kuhn Larkin Mascher May
Mertz Mundie Murphy Myers
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Reynolds
Richardson Scherrman Schrader Shoultz
Stevens Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Thomas
Warnstadt Weigel Whitead Wise
Witt

 

The nays were, 55:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Cormack
Davis Dix Dolecheck Eddie
Garman Gipp Greiner Grundberg
Hahn Hansen Heaton Hoffman
Holmes Horbach Houser Huseman
Jacobs Jager Jenkins Johnson
Kettering Klemme Larson Lord
Martin Metcalf Millage Nelson-Forbes
Raecker Rants Rayhons Shey
Siegrist, Spkr. Sukup Sunderbruch Teig
Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen
Weidman Welter Carroll,
Presiding

 

Absent or not voting, none.

Amendment H-8419 lost.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8462 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8462

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:

2 1. Page 11, line 23, by striking the figure
3 "1,012,060" and inserting the following: "1,028,093".

Roll call was requested by Murphy of Dubuque and Cataldo of
Polk.

On the question "Shall amendment H-8462 be adopted?" (H.F.
2545)

The ayes were, 44:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Doderer Dotzler
Drees Falck Fallon Foege
Ford Frevert Greimann Holveck
Huser Jochum Kreiman Kuhn
Larkin Mascher May Mertz
Mundie Murphy Myers O'Brien
Osterhaus Parmenter Reynolds Richardson
Scherrman Schrader Shoultz Stevens
Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Thomas Warnstadt
Weigel Whitead Wise Witt

 

The nays were, 55:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Cormack
Davis Dix Dolecheck Drake
Eddie Garman Gipp Greiner
Grundberg Hahn Hansen Heaton
Hoffman Holmes Horbach Houser
Huseman Jacobs Jager Jenkins
Johnson Kettering Klemme Larson
Lord Martin Metcalf Millage
Nelson-Forbes Raecker Rants Rayhons
Shey Siegrist, Spkr. Sukup Sunderbruch
Teig Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven
Weidman Welter Carroll,
Presiding

 

Absent or not voting, 1:
Van Fossen

 

Amendment H-8462 lost.

Murphy of Dubuque asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8392 filed by him on March 16, 2000.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8445 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8445

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 11, line 29, by striking the figure
3 "2,390,188" and inserting the following: "2,493,539".
4 2. Page 11, by inserting after line 30 the
5 following:
6 "Of the funds appropriated in this subsection, up
7 to $60,200 shall be used for ongoing maintenance of
8 the single contact repository."
9 3. Page 11, line 35, by striking the figure
10 "634,488" and inserting the following: "844,004".
11 4. Page 12, line 1, by striking the figure
12 "12.00" and inserting the following: "15.00".

Roll call was requested by Murphy of Dubuque and Cataldo of
Polk.

On the question "Shall amendment H-8445 be adopted?" (H.F.
2545)

The ayes were, 45:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Doderer Dotzler
Drees Falck Fallon Foege
Ford Frevert Greimann Heaton
Holveck Huser Jochum Kreiman
Kuhn Larkin Mascher May
Mertz Mundie Murphy Myers
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Reynolds
Richardson Scherrman Schrader Shoultz
Stevens Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Thomas
Warnstadt Weigel Whitead Wise
Witt

 

The nays were, 54:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Cormack
Davis Dix Dolecheck Drake
Eddie Garman Gipp Greiner
Hahn Hansen Hoffman Holmes
Horbach Houser Huseman Jacobs
Jager Jenkins Johnson Kettering
Klemme Larson Lord Martin
Metcalf Millage Nelson-Forbes Raecker
Rants Rayhons Shey Siegrist, Spkr.
Sukup Sunderbruch Teig Thomson
Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen Weidman
Welter Carroll,
Presiding

 

Absent or not voting, 1:
Grundberg

 

Amendment H-8445 lost.

Huser of Polk offered amendment H-8390 filed by Murphy of
Dubuque as follows:

H-8390

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 13, by striking line 3, and inserting the
3 following:
4 " $ 2,155,379"

Huser of Polk offered the following amendment H-8501, to
amendment H-8390, filed by Chiodo of Polk from the floor and moved
its adoption:

H-8501

1 Amend the amendment, H-8390, to House File 2545 as
2 follows:
3 1. Page 1, by inserting after line 4 the
4 following:
5 " . Page 13, by inserting after line 4 the
6 following:
7 "Of the funds appropriated in this section, $85,575
8 shall be used to conduct a harness racing season.""

Amendment H-8501 was adopted.

Sukup of Franklin in the chair at 6:00 p.m.

Huser of Polk moved the adoption of amendment H-8390, as
amended.

A non-record roll call was requested.


The ayes were 42, nays 49.

Amendment H-8390, as amended, lost.

Cataldo of Polk asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8451 filed by him on March 21, 2000.

Murphy of Dubuque offered the following amendment H-8454 filed
by him and moved its adoption:

H-8454

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 14, line 4, by striking the figure
3 "30.00" and inserting the following: "32.00".
4 2. Page 14, by inserting after line 9 the
5 following:
6 " ___. COUNCIL ON HUMAN INVESTMENT
7 For general support and maintenance for the council
8 on human investment:
9 .................................................. $ 181,323"
10 3. By striking page 30, line 24, through page 31,
11 line 11.
12 4. Page 31, by striking lines 30 and 31 and
13 inserting the following:
14 "Sec. ___. Section 12D.4A, Code Supplement 1999,
15 is repealed."
16 5. By renumbering as necessary.

Amendment H-8454 lost.

Falck of Fayette asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8418 filed by him on March 20, 2000.

Cataldo of Polk offered the following amendment H-8472 filed by
him and moved its adoption:

H-8472

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 14, by inserting after line 9 the
3 following:
4 " ___. STATEWIDE PROPERTY TAX ADMINISTRATION.
5 For salaries, support, and miscellaneous purposes:
6 .................................................. $ 75,000"

Amendment H-8472 lost.

Falck of Fayette asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8464 filed by him on March 21, 2000.

T. Taylor of Linn offered the following amendment H-8378 filed by
him and moved its adoption:

H-8378

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 15, line 15, by striking the figure
3 "2,891,481" and inserting the following: "2,926,481".
4 2. Page 15, by inserting after line 16 the
5 following:
6 "Of the funds appropriated in this subsection,
7 $35,000 shall be used to facilitate relations between
8 labor and management."

A non-record roll call was requested.

The ayes were 42, nays 48.

Amendment H-8378 lost.

Brunkhorst of Bremer offered the following amendment H-8450
filed by him and Martin of Scott and moved its adoption:

H-8450

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 17, by inserting after line 18 the
3 following:
4 "Sec. ___. IPERS ENHANCED DISABILITY - DEFINED
5 CONTRIBUTION AND PORTABILITY STUDY. There is
6 appropriated from the Iowa public employees'
7 retirement system fund to the Iowa public employees'
8 retirement system division for the fiscal year
9 beginning July 1, 2000, and ending June 30, 2001, the
10 following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary,
11 to be used for the purposes designated:
12 1. If 2000 Iowa Acts, Senate File 2411 is enacted
13 and provides enhanced disability for IPERS' public
14 safety members, for expenses relating to the
15 disability provisions:
16 ................................................ $ 430,411
17 2. If 2000 Iowa Acts, Senate File 2411 is enacted
18 and directs the IPERS division to study methods of
19 providing enhanced portability into and out of IPERS,
20 for expenses related to the study proposal and the

21 implementation of section 23 of this Act:
22 ................................................ $ 100,000"
23 2. Page 18, line 9, by striking the figure "2002"
24 and inserting the following: "2001".

Amendment H-8450 was adopted, placing amendment H-8469 filed
by Larkin of Lee on March 21, 2000, out of order.

Dix of Butler asked and received unanimous consent to withdraw
amendment H-8413 filed by him and Brunkhorst of Bremer on March
20, 2000.

Larkin of Lee offered the following amendment H-8463 filed by
Larkin, et al., and moved its adoption:

H-8463

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 17, by striking lines 19 through 32.
3 2. By renumbering as necessary.

Roll call was requested by Larkin of Lee and Murphy of Dubuque.

On the question "Shall amendment H-8463 be adopted?" (H.F.
2545)

The ayes were, 43:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Dotzler Drees
Falck Fallon Foege Ford
Frevert Greimann Holveck Huser
Jochum Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Mascher May Mertz Mundie
Murphy Myers O'Brien Osterhaus
Parmenter Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Schrader Shoultz Stevens Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Thomas Warnstadt Weigel
Whitead Wise Witt

 

The nays were, 56:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brunkhorst Carroll Cormack
Davis Dix Doderer Dolecheck
Drake Eddie Garman Gipp
Greiner Grundberg Hahn Hansen
Heaton Hoffman Holmes Horbach
Houser Huseman Jacobs Jager
Jenkins Johnson Kettering Klemme
Larson Lord Martin Metcalf
Millage Nelson-Forbes Raecker Rants
Rayhons Shey Siegrist, Spkr. Sunderbruch
Teig Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven
Van Fossen Weidman Welter Sukup,
Presiding

 

Absent or not voting, 1:
Brauns

 

Amendment H-8463 lost.

Warnstadt of Woodbury offered the following amendment H-8420
filed by him and moved its adoption:

H-8420

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 26, by striking line 23 and inserting the
3 following:
4 " $ 10,653,289"
5 2. Page 26, by striking line 27 and inserting the
6 following:
7 " $ 11,672,341"
8 3. Page 26, by striking line 31 and inserting the
9 following:
10 " $ 6,021,249"
11 4. Page 27, by striking lines 4 through 7.

Amendment H-8420 lost.

On motion by Brunkhorst of Bremer amendment H-8449C was
adopted.

On motion by Brunkhorst of Bremer amendment H-8449D was
adopted.

On motion by Brunkhorst of Bremer amendment H-8449E, as
amended, was adopted.

Cataldo of Polk offered the following amendment H-8428 filed by
him and moved its adoption:


H-8428

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 28, line 7, by striking the figure
3 "756,749" and inserting the following: "781,749".
4 2. Page 28, by inserting after line 8 the
5 following:
6 "Of the funds appropriated in this subsection, not
7 more than $25,000 shall be used for redistricting
8 expenses."
9 3. Page 28, line 25, by striking the figure
10 "1,835,311" and inserting the following: "1,860,311".

Amendment H-8428 lost.

O'Brien of Boone asked and received unanimous consent to
withdraw amendment H-8394 filed by him on March 16, 2000.

O'Brien of Boone offered the following amendment H-8401 filed by
him and moved its adoption:

Jacobs of Polk in the chair at 7:32 p.m.

H-8401

1 Amend House File 2545 as follows:
2 1. Page 28, by striking lines 9 through 16.
3 2. Page 28, by inserting after line 30 the
4 following:
5 " . IOWA STUDENT POLITICAL AWARENESS CLUB
6 For expenses relating to the implementation of the
7 Iowa student political awareness club:
8 $ 50,000
9 It is the intent of the general assembly that the
10 secretary of state invite the legislators representing
11 local school districts to join with the secretary in
12 citizenship forums to educate students of the
13 importance of participating in the political process."

Roll call was requested by O'Brien of Boone and Murphy of
Dubuque.

On the question "Shall amendment H-8401 be adopted?" (H.F.
2545)

The ayes were, 45:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Davis Doderer
Dotzler Drees Falck Fallon
Foege Ford Frevert Greimann
Holveck Huser Jochum Kreiman
Kuhn Larkin Mascher May
Mertz Mundie Murphy Myers
O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter Reynolds
Richardson Scherrman Schrader Shoultz
Stevens Taylor, D. Taylor, T. Thomas
Warnstadt Weigel Whitead Wise
Witt

 

The nays were, 55:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Carroll
Cormack Dix Dolecheck Drake
Eddie Garman Gipp Greiner
Grundberg Hahn Hansen Heaton
Hoffman Holmes Horbach Houser
Huseman Jager Jenkins Johnson
Kettering Klemme Larson Lord
Martin Metcalf Millage Nelson-Forbes
Raecker Rants Rayhons Shey
Siegrist, Spkr. Sukup Sunderbruch Teig
Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven Van Fossen
Weidman Welter Jacobs,
Presiding

 

Absent or not voting, none.

Amendment H-8401 lost.

Schrader of Marion rose on a point of order and invoked Rule 32,
requesting House File 2545 be referred to the committee on ways and
means.

The point was well taken.

Rants of Woodbury moved to suspend Rule 32 to consider House
File 2545.

Roll call was requested by Schrader of Marion and Myers of
Johnson.

On the question "Shall Rule 32 be suspended?" (H.F. 2545)


The ayes were, 56:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Carroll
Cormack Davis Dix Dolecheck
Drake Eddie Garman Gipp
Greiner Grundberg Hahn Hansen
Heaton Hoffman Holmes Horbach
Houser Huseman Jager Jenkins
Johnson Kettering Klemme Larson
Lord Martin Metcalf Millage
Nelson-Forbes Raecker Rants Rayhons
Shey Siegrist, Spkr. Sukup Sunderbruch
Teig Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven
Van Fossen Weidman Welter Jacobs,
Presiding

 

The nays were, 42:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Doderer Dotzler
Drees Fallon Foege Ford
Frevert Greimann Holveck Huser
Jochum Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Mascher May Mundie Murphy
Myers O'Brien Osterhaus Parmenter
Reynolds Richardson Scherrman Schrader
Shoultz Stevens Taylor, D. Taylor, T.
Thomas Warnstadt Weigel Whitead
Wise Witt

 

Absent or not voting, 2:
Mertz

 

The motion prevailed and the rules were suspended.

Brunkhorst of Bremer moved that the bill be read a last time now
and placed upon its passage which motion prevailed and the bill was
read a last time.

On the question "Shall the bill pass?" (H.F. 2545)

The ayes were, 56:
Alons Arnold Barry Baudler
Blodgett Boal Boddicker Boggess
Bradley Brauns Brunkhorst Carroll
Cormack Davis Dix Dolecheck
Drake Eddie Garman Gipp
Greiner Grundberg Hahn Hansen
Heaton Hoffman Holmes Horbach
Houser Huseman Jager Jenkins
Johnson Kettering Klemme Larson
Lord Martin Metcalf Millage
Nelson-Forbes Raecker Rants Rayhons
Shey Siegrist, Spkr. Sukup Sunderbruch
Teig Thomson Tyrrell Van Engelenhoven
Van Fossen Weidman Welter Jacobs,
Presiding

 

The nays were, 43:
Bell Bukta Cataldo Chiodo
Cohoon Connors Dotzler Drees
Falck Fallon Foege Ford
Frevert Greimann Holveck Huser
Jochum Kreiman Kuhn Larkin
Mascher May Mertz Mundie
Murphy Myers O'Brien Osterhaus
Parmenter Reynolds Richardson Scherrman
Schrader Shoultz Stevens Taylor, D.
Taylor, T. Thomas Warnstadt Weigel
Whitead Wise Witt

 

Absent or not voting, 1:
Doderer

 

The bill having received a constitutional majority was declared to
have passed the House and the title was agreed to.

INTRODUCTION OF BILL

House File 2549, by committee on appropriations, a bill for an act
relating to the funding of, operation of, and appropriation of moneys
to the college student aid commission, the department of cultural
affairs, the department of education, and the state board of regents,
providing related statutory changes, and providing effective dates.

Read first time and placed on the appropriations calendar.

IMMEDIATE MESSAGE

Rants of Woodbury asked and received unanimous consent that
House File 2545 be immediately messaged to the Senate.

MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE

The following message was received from the Senate:

Mr. Speaker: I am directed to inform your honorable body that the Senate has on
March 22, 2000, passed the following bill in which the concurrence of the House is
asked:

Senate File 2430, a bill for an act relating to and making appropriations for
agriculture and natural resources and providing effective dates.

MICHAEL E. MARSHALL, Secretary

EXPLANATION OF VOTE

I was necessarily absent from the House chamber on March 22,
2000. Had I been present, I would have voted "aye" on Senate File
2256.

DRAKE of Pottawattamie

PRESENTATION OF VISITORS

The Speaker announced that the following visitors were present in
the House chamber:

Seventeen High School students from Montezuma, accompanied by
Sheldon Groote. By Carroll of Poweshiek.

Fourth and Fifth grade students from Harris-Lake Park
Elementary School, accompanied by their teachers and principal. By
Johnson of Osceola and Stevens of Dickinson.

COMMUNICATION RECEIVED

The following communication was received and filed in the office of
the Chief Clerk:

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

The Final Report of the scope of practice review committee pilot project, pursuant to
Chapter 203.6, 1997 Acts of the Seventy-seventh General Assembly.


CERTIFICATES OF RECOGNITION

MR. SPEAKER: The Chief Clerk of the House respectfully reports
that certificates of recognition have been issued as follows.

ELIZABETH A. ISAACSON
Chief Clerk of the House

2000\594 Tom Ryan, Cresco - For being named a 2000 Iowa Master Farmer by
Wallaces Farmer.

2000\595 Norma and Milo Bettis, Allerton - For celebrating their 50th wedding
anniversary.

2000\596 Mary Lou and Everett Acheson, Lineville - For celebrating their 50th
wedding anniversary.

2000\597 Blackhawks Basketball Team, Southeastern Community College - For
winning the National Junior College Basketball Tournament.

2000\598 Boyden-Hull Boys' Basketball Team and Coach Paul Walton, Hull -
For receiving 2nd place in the 2000 Iowa State Boys' Basketball
Tournament.

2000\599 Eric Juergens, Maquoketa - For winning the 133 lb. class of the 2000
NCAA Wrestling Tournament.

2000\600 Francis Van Deusen, Vinton - For celebrating his 90th birthday.

2000\601 Reverend Stephen and Melinda Heckart, Ottumwa - For celebrating
their 50th wedding anniversary.

2000\602 Jason Sinclair, McGregor - For attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, the
highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America.

2000\603 Peter Strutt, McGregor - For attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, the
highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America.

2000\604 Derek DuCharme, McGregor - For attaining the rank of Eagle Scout,
the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America.

2000\605 Jacob Cantu, McGregor - For attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, the
highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America.

2000\606 Rebecca Ahlstrom, Cedar Falls - For receiving an award as a member
of the Iowa All-State Cheerleading Team.

2000\607 Peter Berns, Sr., Garnavillo - For celebrating his 80th birthday.


2000\608 Genevieve and Gordon Weller, Westside - For celebrating their 50th
wedding anniversary.

2000\609 Mr. and Mrs. John Stewart, Waterloo - For celebrating their 60th
wedding anniversary.

2000\610 Ida and Louis Breitbach, Waterloo - For celebrating their 60th wedding
anniversary.

2000\611 Sylvia and Claris Van Genderen, Sully - For celebrating their 50th
wedding anniversary.

2000\612 Evelyn Puls, Grinnell - For celebrating her 80th birthday.

2000\613 Marge and Richard Fopma, Sully - For celebrating their 50th wedding
anniversary.

2000\614 Zelda and Woodrow Jones, Grinnell - For celebrating their 66th
wedding anniversary.

2000\615 Naomi Thompson, Grinnell - For celebrating her 99th birthday.

2000\616 Eloise and Albert Dennis, Lisbon - For celebrating their 50th wedding
anniversary.

2000\617 Eileen and Albert Steinbrech, Solon - For celebrating their 60th
wedding anniversary.

2000\618 Velma Heady, Lisbon - For celebrating her 90th birthday.

2000\619 Emily Blinks, Lisbon - For being named to the Class 1-A First Team
All-State.

2000\620 Mt. Vernon High School Academic Decathlon Team, Mt. Vernon - For
receiving 2nd place in the State Academic Decathlon Meet.

2000\621 Mildred Carter, Fairfield - For celebrating her 90th birthday.

2000\622 Jennifer Goetz, Cardinal Stritch-Keokuk - For being selected to the
Iowa Newspaper Association's Class 1-A All-State Basketball Team.

HOUSE STUDY BILL SUBCOMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS

House Study Bill 770

Ways and Means: Holmes, Chair; Hoffman and Kuhn.

House Study Bill 771

Ways and Means: Jager, Chair; Raecker and D. Taylor.


HOUSE STUDY BILL COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS

H.S.B. 774 Ways and Means

Relating to sales tax exemptions for certain farm machinery and
equipment, providing an effective date, and making provisions
retroactively applicable.

H.S.B. 775 Ways and Means

Relating to the exemption from the sales and use taxes of the sale,
rental, or furnishing of information reports or data services
transferred by certain means, providing for refunds, and including an
effective and retroactive applicability date provision.

COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS

MR. SPEAKER: The Chief Clerk of the House respectfully reports
that the following committee recommendations have been received
and are on file in the office of the Chief Clerk.

ELIZABETH A. ISAACSON
Chief Clerk of the House

COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS

Senate File 2302, a bill for an act relating to programs and public health issues
under the purview of the Iowa department of public health and the appropriation of
certain fees to the department.

Fiscal Note is not required.

Recommended Amend and Do Pass with amendment H-8479 March 21, 2000.

Committee Bill (Formerly House Study Bill 769), relating to the funding of,
operation of, and appropriation of moneys to the college student aid commission, the
department of cultural affairs, the department of education, and the state board of
regents, providing related statutory changes, and providing effective dates.

Fiscal Note is not required.

Recommended Amend and Do Pass March 21, 2000.


COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS

Senate File 2418, a bill for an act relating to certification of property taxes by
townships and providing an effective date.

Fiscal Note is not required.

Recommended Do Pass March 21, 2000.

Committee Bill (Formerly House File 738), establishing a tax credit against
individual and corporate income tax liability for small business guaranty fees paid and
including a retroactive applicability date provision.

Fiscal Note is not required.

Recommended Amend and Do Pass March 21, 2000.

Committee Bill (Formerly House Study Bill 669), relating to the administration
and enforcement of the replacement tax imposed on the generation, transmission, and
delivery, consumption, and use of electricity and natural gas, providing for the Act's
retroactive applicability, and providing an effective date.

Fiscal Note is not required.

Recommended Do Pass March 21, 2000.

Committee Bill (Formerly House Study Bill 757), relating to the administration of
the tax and related laws by the department of revenue and finance, including
administration of state individual income, corporate income, sales and use, hotel and
motel, real estate transfer, environmental protection charge on petroleum diminution,
property, motor fuel, special fuel, cigarette and tobacco products, and inheritance taxes,
treatment of motor fuel under the local option taxes, and authorizing tax agreements
with Indian tribes, and including effective and retroactive applicability date provisions.

Fiscal Note is not required.

Recommended Amend and Do Pass March 21, 2000.

RESOLUTION FILED

HR 114, by Nelson-Forbes, a resolution honoring Iowa Valley
Community College District.

Laid over under Rule 25.

AMENDMENTS FILED

H-8475 S.F. 2411 Martin of Scott
H-8476 S.F. 2254 Senate Amendment

H-8477 S.F. 2126 Boddicker of Cedar
Chiodo of Polk Garman of Story
O'Brien of Boone Mertz of Kossuth
Carroll of Poweshiek
H-8478 S.F. 2371 Weigel of Chickasaw
Fallon of Polk
H-8479 S.F. 2302 Committee on Appropriations
H-8480 H.F. 2453 Houser of Pottawattamie
H-8481 S.F. 2348 Houser of Pottawattamie
H-8482 H.F. 2530 Weigel of Chickasaw
H-8483 H.F. 2530 Weigel of Chickasaw
H-8484 H.F. 2530 Weigel of Chickasaw
H-8485 H.F. 2530 Weigel of Chickasaw
H-8486 S.F. 2313 Heaton of Henry
H-8487 H.F. 2530 Metcalf of Polk
H-8489 S.F. 2411 Martin of Scott
H-8490 S.F. 2411 Martin of Scott
H-8491 H.F. 2530 Greiner of Washington
Arnold of Lucas Van Engelenhoven of Mahaska
Houser of Pottawattamie Heaton of Henry
H-8493 S.F. 2348 Warnstadt of Woodbury
H-8494 H.F. 2540 Warnstadt of Woodbury
H-8496 S.F. 2144 Blodgett of Cerro Gordo
H-8498 S.F. 2411 Foege of Linn
H-8499 S.F. 2411 Foege of Linn
H-8502 S.F. 2267 Frevert of Palo Alto
H-8505 H.F. 2530 Murphy of Dubuque
H-8507 S.F. 2371 Sukup of Franklin
Bradley of Clinton
Huser of Polk
Richardson of Warren
H-8509 S.F. 2079 Shoultz of Black Hawk
H-8510 S.F. 2411 Larkin of Lee
Shoultz of Black Hawk Bell of Jasper
Bukta of Clinton Cataldo of Polk
Chiodo of Polk Cohoon of Des Moines
Connors of Polk Dotzler of Black Hawk
Drees of Carroll Falck of Fayette
Fallon of Polk Foege of Linn
Ford of Polk Frevert of Palo Alto
Greimann of Story Holveck of Polk

Huser of Polk Jochum of Dubuque
Kreiman of Davis Kuhn of Floyd
Mascher of Johnson May of Worth
Mertz of Kossuth Mundie of Webster
Murphy of Dubuque Myers of Johnson
O'Brien of Boone Osterhaus of Jackson
Parmenter of Story Reynolds of Van Buren
Richardson of Warren Scherrman of Dubuque
Schrader of Marion Stevens of Dickinson
D. Taylor of Linn T. Taylor of Linn
Thomas of Clayton Warnstadt of Woodbury
Weigel of Chickasaw Whitead of Woodbury
Wise of Lee Witt of Black Hawk
H-8511 S.F. 2348 Houser of Pottawattamie
Huser of Polk
Barry of Harrison
H-8512 S.F. 2411 Larkin of Lee
Bell of Jasper Bukta of Clinton
Cataldo of Polk Chiodo of Polk
Cohoon of Des Moines Connors of Polk
Dotzler of Black Hawk Drees of Carroll
Falck of Fayette Fallon of Polk
Foege of Linn Ford of Polk
Frevert of Palo Alto Greimann of Story
Holveck of Polk Huser of Polk
Jochum of Dubuque Kreiman of Davis
Kuhn of Floyd Mascher of Johnson
May of Worth Mertz of Kossuth
Mundie of Webster Murphy of Dubuque
Myers of Johnson O'Brien of Boone
Osterhaus of Jackson Parmenter of Story
Reynolds of Van Buren Richardson of Warren
Scherrman of Dubuque Schrader of Marion
Shoultz of Black Hawk Stevens of Dickinson
D. Taylor of Linn T. Taylor of Linn
Thomas of Clayton Warnstadt of Woodbury
Weigel of Chickasaw Whitead of Woodbury
Wise of Lee Witt of Black Hawk
H-8513 S.F. 2348 Witt of Black Hawk
H-8514 S.F. 2348 Witt of Black Hawk


H-8515 S.F. 2079 Larson of Linn
Kreiman of Davis
H-8516 S.F. 2366 Weigel of Chickasaw
Parmenter of Story
H-8517 S.F. 2079 Shoultz of Black Hawk
H-8518 S.F. 2302 Nelson-Forbes of Marshall
Davis of Wapello
Osterhaus of Jackson
H-8519 S.F. 2369 Boddicker of Cedar
Kreiman of Davis
H-8520 S.F. 2366 Parmenter of Story
H-8521 S.F. 2366 Shoultz of Black Hawk
H-8522 S.F. 2371 Huser of Polk
Richardson of Warren
H-8523 H.F. 2530 Wise of Lee
Jenkins of Black Hawk
H-8524 S.F. 2366 Connors of Polk
H-8525 H.F. 2549 Huser of Polk
H-8526 H.F. 2549 Alons of Sioux
Lord of Dallas Eddie of Buena Vista
Welter of Jones Van Engelenhoven of Mahaska
Tyrrell of Iowa Johnson of Osceola
Teig of Hamilton Klemme of Plymouth
Boal of Polk Davis of Wapello
Jager of Black Hawk Barry of Harrison
Nelson-Forbes of Marshall Shey of Linn
Houser of Pottawattamie Grundberg of Polk
Weidman of Cass Huseman of Cherokee
Baudler of Adair Dolecheck of Ringgold
Rayhons of Hancock Brunkhorst of Bremer
Horbach of Tama Kettering of Sac
Heaton of Henry
H-8527 S.F. 2411 Jacobs of Polk
Martin of Scott
H-8528 S.F. 2348 Fallon of Polk
H-8529 S.F. 2411 Jacobs of Polk
Martin of Scott
H-8530 S.F. 2366 Sukup of Franklin

On motion by Rants of Woodbury the House adjourned at 8:22

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