House File 2665 - Enrolled

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  1  1                                              HOUSE FILE 2665
  1  2
  1  3                             AN ACT
  1  4 CONCERNING THE LINE OF DUTY DEATH BENEFIT PAYABLE TO PUBLIC
  1  5    SAFETY PROVIDERS.
  1  6
  1  7 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
  1  8
  1  9    Section 1.  Section 97A.6, subsection 16, paragraph b, Code
  1 10 Supplement 2005, is amended by adding the following new
  1 11 subparagraph:
  1 12    NEW SUBPARAGRAPH.  (6)  The death qualifies for a volunteer
  1 13 emergency services provider death benefit pursuant to section
  1 14 100B.11.
  1 15    Sec. 2.  Section 97B.52, subsection 2, paragraph b, Code
  1 16 2005, is amended by adding the following new subparagraph:
  1 17    NEW SUBPARAGRAPH.  (6)  The death qualifies for a volunteer
  1 18 emergency services provider death benefit pursuant to section
  1 19 100B.11.
  1 20    Sec. 3.  Section 100B.11, subsection 3, Code 2005, is
  1 21 amended to read as follows:
  1 22    3.  For purposes of this section, "volunteer emergency
  1 23 services provider" means a any of the following:
  1 24    a.  A volunteer fire fighter as defined in section 85.61,
  1 25 a.
  1 26    b.  A volunteer person performing the functions of an
  1 27 emergency medical care provider or volunteer emergency rescue
  1 28 technician as defined in section 147A.1 who is not covered as
  1 29 a volunteer emergency services provider under chapter 97A,
  1 30 97B, or 411, or a was not paid full=time by the entity for
  1 31 which such services were being performed at the time the
  1 32 incident giving rise to the death occurred.
  1 33    c.  A reserve peace officer as defined in section 80D.1A.
  1 34    Sec. 4.  Section 411.6, subsection 15, paragraph b, Code
  1 35 2005, is amended by adding the following new subparagraph:
  2  1    NEW SUBPARAGRAPH.  (6)  The death qualifies for a volunteer
  2  2 emergency services provider death benefit pursuant to section
  2  3 100B.11.
  2  4
  2  5
  2  6                                                             
  2  7                               CHRISTOPHER C. RANTS
  2  8                               Speaker of the House
  2  9
  2 10
  2 11                                                             
  2 12                               JEFFREY M. LAMBERTI
  2 13                               President of the Senate
  2 14
  2 15    I hereby certify that this bill originated in the House and
  2 16 is known as House File 2665, Eighty=first General Assembly.
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  2 18
  2 19                                                             
  2 20                               MARGARET THOMSON
  2 21                               Chief Clerk of the House
  2 22 Approved                , 2006
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  2 24
  2 25                            
  2 26 THOMAS J. VILSACK
  2 27 Governor