Bills in Committee

State Government (H)

Bills under consideration and review by committee.

Bill Bill Title
SF 2298 A bill for an act relating to direct care professionals including the establishment of a board of direct care professionals, providing for implementation, making penalties applicable, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 3078.)
SF 2277 A bill for an act concerning the authority of a liquor control licensee to keep certain mixed drinks or cocktails on the licensed premises. (Formerly SF 2089.)
SF 2275 A bill for an act authorizing licensees authorized to operate gambling games on an excursion boat, gambling structure, or racetrack enclosure to operate internet wagering on poker and making penalties applicable. (Formerly SSB 3164.)
SF 2236 A bill for an act relating to the procedures and duties of the Iowa ethics and campaign disclosure board relating to campaign finance and to county redistricting and making penalties applicable and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 3077.)
SF 2174 A bill for an act relating to the regulation of persons offering occupational therapy services and making penalties applicable. (Formerly SSB 3092.)
SF 2011 A bill for an act relating to the membership of the statewide interoperable communications system board.
SF 497 A bill for an act establishing a home inspector registration program, providing penalties, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SF 26.)
SF 490 A bill for an act authorizing and regulating savings promotion drawings, and granting licensing authority to the department of inspections and appeals. (Formerly SSB 1019.)
SF 471 A bill for an act relating to the review of administrative rules and application processes. (Formerly SF 179.)
SF 394 A bill for an act creating a high performance certification program applicable to certain public buildings. (Formerly SSB 1091.)
SF 197 A bill for an act relating to and modifying provisions applicable to fire protection systems and electrician licensure requirements, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1067.) Effective 4-19-11.
HF 2474 A bill for an act directing the department of administrative services to establish policies to minimize health care cost increases while maintaining adequate coverage for state employees.
HF 2415 A bill for an act concerning state agency reporting requirements in regard to grants awarded and minority impact statements.
HF 2401 A bill for an act concerning allowable prizes at annual game nights conducted by religious organizations. (Formerly HF 2119)
HF 2358 A bill for an act relating to the authority of a liquor control licensee to keep certain mixed drinks or cocktails on the licensed premises.
HF 2317 A bill for an act requiring that absentee ballot return envelopes be conspicuously marked with county commissioner of elections receipt and postmark requirements. (Formerly HSB 581)
HF 2272 A bill for an act requiring the state building code commissioner to adopt statewide requirements and standards for radon control in residential construction.
HF 2271 A bill for an act banning corporate contributions to political campaigns and providing a penalty.
HF 2261 A bill for an act relating to the regulation of persons offering occupational therapy services. (Formerly HSB 523)
HF 2235 A bill for an act establishing a centralized state school bus purchasing program administered by the department of administrative services.
HF 2223 A bill for an act relating to electronic smoking devices and providing civil penalties.
HF 2213 A bill for an act concerning the administrative rules review committee and the rulemaking process.
HF 2201 A bill for an act relating to gifts, honoraria, and loans received from restricted donors and others.
HF 2200 A bill for an act providing for legislative and gubernatorial approval of administrative rules.
HF 2199 A bill for an act relating to the review of administrative rules and the rulemaking process.
HF 2179 A bill for an act related to filing requirements for certain petitions to the city development board.
HF 2162 A bill for an act concerning penalties for awarding cash prizes for the use of electrical or mechanical amusement devices.
HF 2161 A bill for an act relating to the board of parole.
HF 2119 A bill for an act concerning allowable prizes at annual game nights conducted by religious organizations. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2401)
HF 2118 A bill for an act concerning health and pension benefits for members and full-time employees of the general assembly.
HF 2117 A bill for an act concerning the definition of wages for purposes of the Iowa public employees' retirement system.
HF 2099 A bill for an act relating to the licensed professionals authorized to prescribe respiratory care services.
HF 2083 A bill for an act relating to public service announcements by candidates for public office and making penalties applicable.
HF 2066 A bill for an act related to the establishment of a state welcome center.
HF 2064 A bill for an act relating to the practice of interventional pain medicine and providing for a penalty.
HF 2062 A bill for an act authorizing lottery games to benefit anti-littering and beautification programs.
HF 2055 A bill for an act subjecting photovoltaic installations to electrician licensing provisions.
HF 2020 A bill for an act providing specified individuals an exception from alcoholic beverage control business interest limitations.
HF 682 A bill for an act providing for congressional and legislative districts and providing an effective date. (Formerly HSB 235) Effective 4-19-11.
HF 639 A bill for an act providing an exemption for electrical installations on farms from licensing and inspections, and including effective date provisions.
HF 620 A bill for an act concerning implementation of the federal REAL ID Act of 2005. (Formerly HF 237)
HF 617 A bill for an act relating to matters under the purview of the alcoholic beverages division of the department of commerce, including alcoholic beverage permits and licenses and administrative provisions, modifying fees, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HSB 187) Effective 7-01-11, with exception of section 2 effective 3-30-11.
HF 575 A bill for an act establishing an Iowa freedom and sovereignty Act and including penalties.
HF 572 A bill for an act delaying increases in employee and employer contribution rates to the Iowa public employees' retirement system. (Formerly HSB 197)
HF 553 A bill for an act providing for the restoration of the right to register to vote and to vote and hold elective office for certain persons and including effective date and retroactive applicability provisions.
HF 547 A bill for an act relating to election recounts. (Formerly HSB 133)
HF 544 A bill for an act related to the discontinuance of live dog racing at certain racetracks, providing for a surcharge, making an appropriation, and including effective date provisions.
HF 543 A bill for an act requiring birth certificates to be filed with affidavits of candidacy for presidential and vice presidential candidates.
HF 510 A bill for an act relating to the composition of election board panels appointed by the county commissioner of elections and including effective date and applicability provisions.
HF 509 A bill for an act relating to the creation of the division of public information in the department of justice and providing an appropriation.
HF 492 A bill for an act excluding certain employees of the secretary of state from the public employee collective bargaining law. (Formerly HSB 106)
HF 469 A bill for an act relating to the protection and care of pioneer cemeteries. (Formerly HF 193)
HF 447 A bill for an act relating to state employee life insurance programs and recording certain benefits to the Iowa public employees' retirement system and including effective date provisions.
HF 435 A bill for an act relating to the provision of absentee ballots to residents or patients of certain health care facilities and hospitals.
HF 419 A bill for an act creating a tenth amendment commission under the legislative council and including effective date provisions.
HF 418 A bill for an act creating a mandatory defined contribution pension plan for certain covered employees and making the plan optional for all other employees covered by the Iowa public employees' retirement system.
HF 387 A bill for an act relating to a review of certain financial processes of state agencies.
HF 361 A bill for an act creating the red tape commission.
HF 360 A bill for an act eliminating the referendum requirement for the licensing of gambling games.
HF 359 A bill for an act relating to the public financing for elections to the general assembly, establishing spending limits, making penalties applicable, providing an appropriation and an income tax exemption, and including effective date provisions.
HF 354 A bill for an act requiring the verification of lawful immigration status to receive funds through the federal low-income home energy assistance program.
HF 341 A bill for an act modifying the repeal date for the climate change advisory council, deleting related provisions, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HF 99)
HF 339 A bill for an act relating to campaign finance and making penalties applicable.
HF 315 A bill for an act relating to the option of voting straight party at certain elections.
HF 314 A bill for an act prohibiting the Iowa lottery authority from charging specified fees.
HF 298 A bill for an act creating a government watchdog hotline within the office of the citizens' aide.
HF 273 A bill for an act relating to the renewal of a license to practice dietetics.
HF 270 A bill for an act requiring the department of administrative services to adopt rules to ensure the publication of certain state employee benefit information.
HF 250 A bill for an act relating to certain campaign communications, providing for fees, and making a penalty applicable.
HF 238 A bill for an act relating to the department of administrative services by broadening the authority of state agencies to make purchases directly from vendors and expanding the scope of those records of the department that are public.
HF 237 A bill for an act concerning implementation of the federal REAL ID Act of 2005. (See Cmte. Bill HF 620)
HF 222 A bill for an act to prohibit political telephone calls during the nighttime hours and making penalties applicable. (Formerly HF 12)
HF 214 A bill for an act abolishing the declaration that the English language is the official language of the state of Iowa.
HF 205 A bill for an act relating to open records and public meetings, including the creation of the Iowa public information board. (See Cmte. Bill HF 625)
HF 204 A bill for an act requiring the executive director of the ethics and campaign disclosure board to conduct a study relating to the feasibility of public financing of elections in Iowa.
HF 193 A bill for an act relating to the protection and care of pioneer cemeteries. (See Cmte. Bill HF 469)
HF 187 A bill for an act relating to independent expenditures in campaigns and providing for a penalty.
HF 157 A bill for an act allowing voters to reject all candidates on general election ballots for certain offices and providing for a special election and for filing deadlines.
HF 155 A bill for an act requiring the Iowa lottery authority to have certain lottery payout percentage information printed on all lottery tickets.
HF 140 A bill for an act imposing a fee on certain campaign contributions and independent expenditures, creating a special fund for these fees, and providing for a penalty.
HF 129 A bill for an act relating to campaign finance by establishing a voter-owned Iowa clean elections Act, providing for funding of the Act, including an income tax checkoff, and providing an income tax exemption, penalties, and including effective date provisions.
HF 99 A bill for an act modifying the repeal date for the climate change advisory council, deleting related provisions, and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 341)
HF 98 A bill for an act concerning persons voluntarily excluded from gambling facilities.
HF 97 A bill for an act requiring a postelection audit after each general election and including effective and applicability date provisions.
HF 91 A bill for an act modifying the definition of good moral character for purposes of issuance of a liquor control license, beer permit, or wine permit.
HF 90 A bill for an act requiring a scope of practice impact statement for administrative rules adopted by certain health-related licensing boards.
HF 84 A bill for an act prohibiting persons convicted of nonsupport of the person's child or ward from being present at gambling establishments, and providing penalties.
HF 83 A bill for an act related to civil service employees by removing state residency requirements and modifying a city's authority to set distance or travel-based residency requirements.
HF 72 A bill for an act relating to mandatory disclosures in certain political telephone communications, and applying a penalty.
HF 68 A bill for an act relating to access to residential buildings or communities for campaign purposes, and making penalties applicable.
HF 65 A bill for an act allowing qualified organizations to lease electronic bingo equipment in order to assist disabled participants. (See Cmte. Bill HF 619)
HF 55 A bill for an act relating to the awarding of bonuses to appointed state officers and state employees and to employees of entities receiving government funds pursuant to a service contract with the state and providing an effective date.
HF 41 A bill for an act creating an Iowa institute for public policy.
HF 30 A bill for an act relating to licensing board rules concerning the scope of practice of licensed professions.
HF 25 A bill for an act prohibiting the manufacturing, selling, or distributing of caffeinated alcoholic beverages, making penalties applicable, and including effective date provisions.
HF 12 A bill for an act to prohibit political telephone calls during the nighttime hours and making penalties applicable. (See Cmte. Bill HF 222)
HF 8 A bill for an act establishing a requirement for voters to provide certain identification when voting in person at the polling place. (See Cmte. Bill HF 95)
HF 6 A bill for an act requiring the development of a searchable budget database and internet site for the public to access the details of the expenditure of state tax revenues and a searchable tax rate database and internet site for the public to access the details of each tax rate for all taxing districts in the state. (See Cmte. Bill HF 94)
HJR 2007 A joint resolution to designate the "Iowa Waltz" as the state song of Iowa.
HJR 2004 A joint resolution requesting the Congress of the United States to submit to the States for ratification a campaign finance restriction and disclosure amendment to the United States Constitution.
HJR 2002 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa creating term limits for members of the general assembly.
HJR 10 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to term limits for members of the general assembly.
HJR 9 A joint resolution requesting the call of a constitutional convention in order to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to allow Congress and the states to prohibit or otherwise regulate the expenditure of funds for political speech by any corporation, limited liability company, or other corporate entity.
HJR 8 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to the boundary lines of counties.
HJR 4 A joint resolution requesting the Congress of the United States to call a constitutional convention pursuant to Article V of the Constitution of the United States in order to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States permitting the repeal of any federal law or regulation by a vote of two-thirds of state legislatures.