Enrolled Bills

The following bills were passed in the 2021 Session of the 89th Iowa General Assembly. The list includes the dates on which each bill was passed for the final time by the General Assembly and signed by the Governor, if applicable. The list indicates whether a bill was vetoed or provisions of a bill were line item vetoed by the Governor. The list provides specific effective and applicability dates for each bill, with the letter C indicating that a bill contains a conditional effective or applicability date. More specific information about effective dates, applicability dates, and line item vetoes, including their applicability to particular provisions, can be found in the 2021 Code & Acts Sections Amended Report .
C -- Conditional effective date or applicability provisions
Bill Bill Title Date Passed Governor Signature Effective Date Applicability Date
HF 200 A bill for an act relating to the military code and duty performed by a member of the United States coast guard. (Formerly HSB 43.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/03/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
HF 231 A bill for an act relating to a special sentence for sexual abuse committed during a burglary. (Formerly HSB 18.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/17/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
HF 232 A bill for an act relating to the crime of disorderly conduct and making penalties applicable. (Formerly HSB 29.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/09/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
HF 233 A bill for an act creating a civil remedy for the disclosure of private, sexually explicit images without consent of the depicted individual. (Formerly HSB 31.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 235 A bill for an act relating to service charges on consumer credit transactions. (Formerly HSB 69.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/09/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
HF 236 A bill for an act relating to life insurance company or association cash reinvestments in repurchase agreements collateralized by securities, and including applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 32.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 Applicability date: 01/01/2022 04/07/2021 07/01/2021 01/01/2022
HF 260 A bill for an act relating to the number of children receiving child care at any one time in a child care home. (Formerly HSB 7.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/29/2021 07/01/2021
HF 280 A bill for an act authorizing the department of transportation to renew certain valid commercial driver’s licenses without examination, including by electronic renewal, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HSB 99.) Effective date: 04/02/2021. 03/29/2021 04/02/2021 04/02/2021
HF 283 A bill for an act creating the criminal offense of defrauding a drug or alcohol test and providing penalties. (Formerly HSB 22.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/17/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
HF 284 A bill for an act relating to the qualifications necessary for an applicant for licensure as a professional engineer. (Formerly HSB 89.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 308 A bill for an act relating to eligibility requirements for students under the senior year plus program and including effective date and applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 110.) Effective date: 03/08/2021. 02/23/2021 03/08/2021 03/08/2021
HF 315 A bill for an act relating to programs for at-risk children. (Formerly HSB 105.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 317 A bill for an act relating to the calculation of education funding for children living in certain facilities and including applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 106.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 Applicability date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021 07/01/2021
HF 361 A bill for an act relating to the appointment of a guardian ad litem, a child custody investigator or child and family reporter, or an attorney for certain child custody and visitation matters, and a guardian ad litem for certain child prosecution witnesses. (Formerly HSB 19.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 368 A bill for an act relating to the administration of the reimbursement for rent constituting property taxes paid and related matters and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HSB 120.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/22/2021 Enactment
HF 380 A bill for an act requiring approved driver education courses to include instruction concerning distracted driving. (Formerly HSB 82.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 382 A bill for an act authorizing the department of transportation to issue special permits allowing the transportation of loads of relief supplies that exceed statutory weight limits during periods of national emergency. (Formerly HSB 100.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/29/2021 04/02/2021 07/01/2021
HF 386 A bill for an act striking certain reporting requirements related to nonprofit school organizations established by school districts. (Formerly HSB 107.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/17/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
HF 388 A bill for an act relating to the duties of the child development coordinating council. (Formerly HSB 108.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 389 A bill for an act relating to chauffeurs and exempting certain persons from the requirement to be licensed as a chauffeur. (Formerly HSB 83.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/22/2021 04/02/2021 07/01/2021
HF 418 A bill for an act relating to property tax levies, exemptions, classifications, assessment limitations, and administration, and including effective date and applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 93.) Effective date: 01/01/2022. Applicability date: 01/01/2022. 02/23/2021 03/08/2021 01/01/2022 01/01/2022
HF 424 A bill for an act relating to the forfeiture of bail. (Formerly HSB 68.) 04/07/2021
HF 428 A bill for an act relating to the national guard of the state concerning armory board leases, persons subject to the code of military justice, criminal justice reporting, and scholarship and loan repayment programs. (Formerly HSB 134.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 433 A bill for an act relating to court reporters, including the reporting of adoption hearings and uncertified shorthand reporter appointments. (Formerly HSB 78.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 435 A bill for an act relating to emergency contact information for use by the department of transportation and law enforcement, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HSB 136.) Effective date: 01/01/2022 04/07/2021 01/01/2022
HF 491 A bill for an act relating to the sale or lease of real estate by regulatory agency officials and employees to persons subject to the agency’s regulatory authority, and making penalties applicable. (Formerly HSB 152.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 495 A bill for an act relating to certain reporting dates for cities which receive road use tax fund moneys. (Formerly HSB 101.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
HF 514 A bill for an act relating to the practice of pharmacy, and providing for a repeal. (Formerly HSB 73.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 546 A bill for an act relating to applications for architectural licensure and including retroactive applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 154.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/06/2021 07/01/2021
HF 552 A bill for an act relating to requirements for using a dog to track a wounded deer. (Formerly HF 23.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/29/2021 07/01/2021
HF 555 A bill for an act prohibiting counties and cities from regulating the sale of natural gas and propane. (Formerly HSB 166.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/29/2021 07/01/2021
HF 556 A bill for an act providing for the termination of dealership agreements involving agricultural equipment. (Formerly HSB 181.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 558 A bill for an act establishing a minimum age and training requirements for attendants who control amusement rides, and making penalties applicable. (Formerly HF 92.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 559 A bill for an act relating to financial assistance provided by the economic development authority to certain apprenticeship sponsors and lead apprenticeship sponsors, and including applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 202.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 Applicability date: 07/01/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021 07/01/2021
HF 560 A bill for an act relating to financial assurance instruments and surety bonds required for collecting, processing, or transporting waste tires, and making penalties applicable. (Formerly HSB 177.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/10/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
HF 583 A bill for an act relating to private flood insurance, and including future repeal provisions. (Formerly HSB 165.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 605 A bill for an act relating to supplementary weighting for limited-English-proficient students and including effective date and applicability provisions. (Formerly HSB 148.) Effective date: 04/06/2021 Applicability date: 07/01/2021 04/06/2021 Enactment
07/01/2021
HF 621 A bill for an act establishing which actions may be brought against firearm, firearm accessory, and ammunition manufacturers, distributors, importers, trade associations, sellers, or dealers. (Formerly HSB 116.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/22/2021 04/02/2021 07/01/2021
HF 655 A bill for an act prohibiting interference with the transportation of an agricultural animal, and providing penalties. (Formerly HSB 188.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
HF 685 A bill for an act relating to requirements for licensees under the purview of the dental board relating to orthodontia services. (Formerly HSB 223.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/29/2021 07/01/2021
HF 747 A bill for an act relating to the established season for hunting game birds on a preserve, and making penalties applicable. (Formerly HSB 216.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 756 A bill for an act relating to the acquisition and possession of weapons and providing penalties. (Formerly HSB 254.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/22/2021 04/02/2021 07/01/2021
HF 761 A bill for an act relating to the local fire protection and emergency medical service providers grant program. (Formerly HSB 247.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/06/2021 07/01/2021
HF 805 A bill for an act relating to the services provided by the Iowa telecommunications and technology commission. (Formerly HSB 232.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 04/07/2021 07/01/2021
HF 848 A bill for an act relating to broadband service, including matters under the purview of the office of the chief information officer, the empower rural Iowa broadband grant fund, and including effective date and applicability provisions. (Formerly HF 796, HSB 133.) 04/06/2021 Enactment
Enactment
SF 129 A bill for an act relating to specialty areas, service commitment area distance requirements, and practice-related requirements under the rural Iowa primary care loan repayment program. (Formerly SSB 1042.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/16/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 130 A bill for an act relating to a temporary exception to a limitation on compensation for a member of a board of directors of a school corporation, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1041.) Effective date: 03/08/2021. 02/17/2021 03/08/2021 03/08/2021
SF 160 A bill for an act relating to temporary in-person and remote learning instruction and instructional time requirements for school districts and accredited nonpublic schools, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1064.) Effective date: 01/29/2021. 01/28/2021 01/29/2021 01/29/2021
SF 172 A bill for an act relating to the definition of sex act or sexual activity for purposes of the Iowa criminal code. (Formerly SSB 1013.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 02/10/2021 07/01/2021
SF 173 A bill for an act relating to trusts, including requirements for certifications of trust and the general order of abatement. (Formerly SSB 1012.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/16/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
SF 230 A bill for an act relating to wrecked or salvage motor vehicles. (Formerly SSB 1028.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/16/2021 04/02/2021 07/01/2021
SF 231 A bill for an act regarding driving privileges of persons issued a special minor’s driver’s license, and making penalties applicable. (Formerly SF 79.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/16/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
SF 232 A bill for an act relating to notice and reclamation requirements for abandoned vehicles taken into custody by a police authority or private entity. (Formerly SSB 1025.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/09/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 235 A bill for an act relating to the denial and contest of probate claims. (Formerly SSB 1037.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/08/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 239 A bill for an act relating to proper parties in causes of actions following the death of persons entitled or liable to such causes of actions and including applicability provisions. (Formerly SSB 1009.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. Applicability date: 07/01/2021. 02/16/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021 07/01/2021
SF 240 A bill for an act relating to the creation, administration, and termination of custodial trusts. (Formerly SSB 1016.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/10/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
SF 252 A bill for an act relating to the authority of counties and cities to regulate rental housing, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1079.) 03/17/2021 Enactment
SF 253 A bill for an act relating to sexual abuse in the second degree and sexual abuse in the third degree. (Formerly SSB 1014.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 02/16/2021 07/01/2021
SF 261 A bill for an act authorizing the college student aid commission to organize a nonprofit corporation. (Formerly SSB 1069.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/08/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 269 A bill for an act relating to public school funding by establishing the state percent of growth and the categorical state percent of growth for the budget year beginning July 1, 2021, modifying provisions relating to the regular program state cost per pupil, modifying provisions relating to the property tax replacement payment and the transportation equity payments, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1159.) Effective date: 02/23/2021. 02/17/2021 02/23/2021 02/23/2021
SF 284 A bill for an act relating to financial and regulatory matters by making appropriations for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2020, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SSB 1162.) Effective date: 02/23/2021. 02/18/2021 02/23/2021 02/23/2021
SF 285 A bill for an act relating to suspension of a student’s participation in the all Iowa opportunity scholarship program. (Formerly SSB 1068.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/17/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
SF 289 A bill for an act relating to the powers and duties of the boards of directors of area education agencies, school districts, and school corporations, and to the election of a director as school board president. (Formerly SSB 1133.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/09/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 307 A bill for an act relating to the examination and transportation of dead bodies, including associated fees and costs. (Formerly SF 106.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/08/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 314 A bill for an act relating to approval of executive branch employee travel claims. (Formerly SSB 1119.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/23/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
SF 343 A bill for an act relating to authorized access to certain confidential records by employees of the department of corrections, a judicial district department of correctional services, and the board of parole. (Formerly SSB 1102.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 02/17/2021 03/08/2021 07/01/2021
SF 353 A bill for an act relating to drainage and levee districts, by providing for notices to interested persons including landowners in the district, and for repairs that require a report by an engineer or soil and water conservation district conservationist. (Formerly SSB 1180.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/09/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 413 A bill for an act relating to the conduct of elections, including absentee ballots and voter list maintenance activities, making penalties applicable, and including effective date and applicability provisions. (Formerly SSB 1199.) Effective date: 03/08/2021. Applicability date: 01/01/2022. 02/24/2021 03/08/2021 03/08/2021 01/01/2022
SF 444 A bill for an act relating to motor vehicles, including the surrender or transfer of registration plates and cards to a county treasurer, documentary fees charged by motor vehicle dealers, and motor vehicle franchise obligations. (Formerly SSB 1206.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/29/2021 07/01/2021
SF 482 A bill for an act regulating the application of pesticides, including by providing for the certification of applicators, and certain actions taken by the department of agriculture and land stewardship against private applicators, and providing penalties. (Formerly SSB 1214.) Effective date: 07/01/2021. 03/10/2021 03/22/2021 07/01/2021
SF 548 A bill for an act relating to the regulation of advertising devices near certain highways. (Formerly SSB 1220.) Effective date: 07/01/2021 03/11/2021 07/01/2021
SJR 7 A 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 1.) 01/28/2021 02/08/2021