House File 70 - IntroducedA Bill ForAn Act 1repealing the declaration that the English language is
2the official language of the state of Iowa.
3BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
1   Section 1.  REPEAL.  Section 1.18, Code 2019, is repealed.
2   Sec. 2.  REPEAL.  Section 4.14, Code 2019, is repealed.
3EXPLANATION
4The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with
5the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly.
   6This bill repeals the Iowa English language reaffirmation
7Act, which provides that English is the official language of
8the state of Iowa. The Code section providing for general
9rules of construction for English language laws is also
10repealed.
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