Iowa Acts Chapters - 88 (2019 Regular GA)


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Bill Bill Title
SJR 17A joint resolution authorizing the temporary sale of merchandise at a toy benefit for Iowa children on the state capitol complex grounds. (Formerly SSB 1115.) Effective 7-1-19.
SJR 18A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to the right of the people to keep and bear arms. (Formerly SJR 10.)
Chapter BillBook | Details Signed Bill Chapter Title
Chapter 1 HF 306 PDF Icon School finance — state percents of growth — property tax replacement payments
Chapter 2 HF 307 PDF Icon School finance — regular state cost per pupil — school transportation funding
Chapter 3 SF 519 PDF Icon Agricultural production facility trespass
Chapter 4 SF 220 PDF Icon Taxation of corporations and financial institutions — increased expensing allowance deduction
Chapter 5 SF 113 PDF Icon Habitual offenders — operating while intoxicated third or subsequent offenders
Chapter 6 SF 367 PDF Icon Iowa communications network — elimination of education and regional telecommunications councils
Chapter 7 HF 482 PDF Icon Peace officers — designated department of transportation employees — repeal extended
Chapter 8 HF 668 PDF Icon Regulation of alcoholic beverages — business interests of manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers
Chapter 9 HF 288 PDF Icon Injured veterans grants and expedited professional or occupational licensing for spouses of military forces members
Chapter 10 HF 487 PDF Icon Wireless telecommunications infrastructure installations — restrictions
Chapter 11 SF 274 PDF Icon Speech and expression at public institutions of higher education
Chapter 12 SF 556 PDF Icon Life and health insurance guaranty association — membership and assessments
Chapter 13 SF 304 PDF Icon Student loan delinquencies and defaults — licensing sanctions prohibited
Chapter 14 SF 534 PDF Icon Solid waste — recovery and conversion — gasification and pyrolysis facilities
Chapter 15 SF 555 PDF Icon Implements of husbandry — weight limitations
Chapter 16 SF 559 PDF Icon Portable electronics insurance — electronic notices to consumer
Chapter 17 HF 266 PDF Icon Civil commitment of sexually violent predators
Chapter 18 SF 210 PDF Icon Hospitalization — discharges — designation of lay caregivers
Chapter 19 SF 558 PDF Icon Domestic surplus lines insurer requirements
Chapter 20 HF 264 PDF Icon Domestic stock insurers — plans of division
Chapter 21 HF 327 PDF Icon Employers and employees — franchise relationships
Chapter 22 SF 140 PDF Icon Special minor’s driver’s licenses — accredited nonpublic school students — maximum driving distance
Chapter 23 SF 208 PDF Icon Maximum allowable length for stinger-steered automobile transporters
Chapter 24 SF 333 PDF Icon Nonsubstantive Code corrections
Chapter 25 SF 532 PDF Icon Construction defects in new construction — class actions — notice and opportunity to repair
Chapter 26 SF 569 PDF Icon Limited liability companies — uniform protected series Act
Chapter 27 HF 260 PDF Icon Loans — permissible interest rates and charges
Chapter 28 HF 390 PDF Icon Aircraft certificates of registration
Chapter 29 HF 698 PDF Icon Pioneer cemeteries — jurisdiction and management
Chapter 30 SF 159 PDF Icon Teacher preparation program assessments — minimum scores — waivers
Chapter 31 SF 245 PDF Icon Skilled workforce shortage tuition grant program — eligibility and reporting requirements
Chapter 32 SF 246 PDF Icon All Iowa opportunity scholarship program — eligibility requirements
Chapter 33 HF 650 PDF Icon Negligent hiring of persons with public offense convictions — limitations on liability
Chapter 34 SF 112 PDF Icon Certification of trust requirements
Chapter 35 SF 402 PDF Icon Submission to credit union division — good-faith requirement
Chapter 36 SF 403 PDF Icon Superintendent of credit unions — subpoena powers
Chapter 37 SF 506 PDF Icon Credit union mergers — notice and approval requirements
Chapter 38 SF 507 PDF Icon Workers' compensation — falls on level surfaces
Chapter 39 HF 323 PDF Icon Dependent adult abuse — exploitation of physical or financial resources
Chapter 40 HF 393 PDF Icon Ethics — gift reporting by executive branch
Chapter 41 HF 418 PDF Icon Commercial driver’s licensing requirements
Chapter 42 HF 518 PDF Icon Hospice benefits in nursing facilities — dually eligible Medicare and Medicaid and Medicaid-only members
Chapter 43 HF 701 PDF Icon Zoning — preexisting nonconforming uses by manufactured, modular, and mobile homes and site-built dwelling units — continuance
Chapter 44 SF 475 PDF Icon Notarial acts — use of communications technology — electronic documents
Chapter 45 SF 158 PDF Icon Postconviction relief procedure
Chapter 46 SF 282 PDF Icon Honey creek premier destination park bond program — repeal
Chapter 47 SF 346 PDF Icon Female genital mutilation
Chapter 48 SF 379 PDF Icon Practice of law — qualifications — pro hac vice appointments
Chapter 49 SF 412 PDF Icon Homeowner’s insurance — repairs or services on residential real estate — assignment of rights to residential contractors
Chapter 50 SF 528 PDF Icon Self-service storage facilities — use, rental agreements, and liens
Chapter 51 SF 590 PDF Icon Indigent defense — payments to privately retained attorneys
Chapter 52 SF 600 PDF Icon Appropriations — transportation
Chapter 53 HF 391 PDF Icon Travel trailer dealer’s license — surety bound amount
Chapter 54 HF 392 PDF Icon Ethics — sales of services by governmental officials and employees — exemption
Chapter 55 HF 532 PDF Icon Physician workforce support — residency programs — study
Chapter 56 HF 591 PDF Icon Minor guardianship proceedings
Chapter 57 HF 610 PDF Icon Adult guardianship and adult and minor conservatorship proceedings
Chapter 58 HF 623 PDF Icon Medication-assisted treatment — Medicaid — prior authorization
Chapter 59 HF 679 PDF Icon Substantive Code corrections
Chapter 60 HF 681 PDF Icon Criminal history checks of care providers
Chapter 61 HF 690 PDF Icon Children’s behavioral health system
Chapter 62 HF 691 PDF Icon County mental health and disability services — cash flow amount restrictions
Chapter 63 HF 719 PDF Icon Dissolution of marriage — court-ordered conciliation
Chapter 64 SF 170 PDF Icon County agricultural extension councils — vacancies — publication duties
Chapter 65 SF 341 PDF Icon Assistance animals and service animals
Chapter 66 SF 364 PDF Icon Sobriety and drug monitoring program — miscellaneous changes
Chapter 67 SF 435 PDF Icon Towable recreational vehicles, travel trailers, and fifth-wheel travel trailers
Chapter 68 SF 447 PDF Icon City zoning authority — residential property rental permit caps
Chapter 69 HF 304 PDF Icon Dependent adult abuse reports — disposition of reports of minor acts or omissions
Chapter 70 HF 325 PDF Icon Weapons requirements for nonambulatory hunters
Chapter 71 HF 516 PDF Icon Joint 911 service boards — voting membership
Chapter 72 HF 598 PDF Icon Public elementary school classroom assignments — siblings at same grade level
Chapter 73 SF 265 PDF Icon Mushroom sales at farmers markets
Chapter 74 SF 283 PDF Icon Ethics — conflicts of interest in government contracts
Chapter 75 SF 302 PDF Icon Operation of motor vehicles — automated driving systems
Chapter 76 SF 303 PDF Icon Replacement of driver’s licenses or nonoperator’s identification cards — persons attaining age twenty-one
Chapter 77 SF 319 PDF Icon Driver education instructors — peace officers and retired peace officers
Chapter 78 SF 531 PDF Icon Pediatric congenital heart surgery — data reporting — patient education
Chapter 79 HF 387 PDF Icon Towed vehicles — distance requirements
Chapter 80 HF 389 PDF Icon Registration and titling of vessels, snowmobiles, and all-terrain vehicles
Chapter 81 HF 423 PDF Icon Medical assistance — suspension — inmates of public institutions
Chapter 82 HF 570 PDF Icon Medicaid home and community-based services brain injury waiver maximum
Chapter 83 HF 606 PDF Icon Social work, marital and family therapy, and mental health counseling — continuing education — online credits
Chapter 84 HF 643 PDF Icon Driver’s licenses and nonoperator’s identification cards — deaf or hard-of-hearing status notations
Title Description
Index Lists in alphabetical order standardized terms describing subject matters and law concepts and the locations of these subject matters and law concepts in the 2019 Iowa Acts Chapters 1-51, SJR 17, and SJR 18