Senate File 152 - Introduced SENATE FILE 152 BY PETERSEN A BILL FOR An Act repealing the declaration that the English language is 1 the official language of the state of Iowa. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 1578XS (1) 89 cm/jh
S.F. 152 Section 1. REPEAL. Sections 1.18 and 4.14, Code 2021, are 1 repealed. 2 EXPLANATION 3 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 4 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 5 This bill repeals the Iowa English language reaffirmation 6 Act, which provides that English is the official language of 7 the state of Iowa. The Code section providing for general 8 rules of construction for English language laws is also 9 repealed. 10 -1- LSB 1578XS (1) 89 cm/jh 1/ 1