House Study Bill 229 - Introduced HOUSE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED COMMITTEE ON VETERANS AFFAIRS BILL BY CHAIRPERSON SALMON) A BILL FOR An Act relating to the removal of county veterans service 1 officers. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 2761YC (3) 88 mo/rn
H.F. _____ Section 1. Section 35B.6, subsection 1, Code 2019, is 1 amended by adding the following new paragraph: 2 NEW PARAGRAPH . f. An executive director or administrator 3 shall only be removed from office by the commission, subject to 4 the approval of the board of supervisors. 5 EXPLANATION 6 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 7 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 8 This bill relates to the removal from office of county 9 veterans service officers. Code section 35B.6(1)(a) provides 10 that an executive director or administrator (recognized as 11 a county veterans service officer) shall be employed by the 12 county commission of veteran affairs. The bill provides that 13 an executive director or administrator shall only be removed 14 from office by the county commission of veteran affairs subject 15 to the approval of the county board of supervisors. 16 -1- LSB 2761YC (3) 88 mo/rn 1/ 1