Senate File 162 - IntroducedA Bill ForAn Act 1relating to the examination and copying of a public
2record under Iowa’s open records law and federal copyright
3law.
4BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
1   Section 1.  NEW SECTION.  22.10A  Copyrights.
   2The existence of a copyright, without more, shall not be a
3defense to the denial of a request to examine or copy a public
4record under this chapter.
5EXPLANATION
6The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with
7the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly.
   8This bill provides that the existence of a copyright,
9without more, shall not be a defense to the denial of a request
10to examine or copy a public record under Iowa’s open records
11law.
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