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As used in this subchapter, unless the context otherwise requires: “Electronic” means relating to technology having electrical, digital, magnetic, wireless, optical, electromagnetic, or similar capabilities. “Legal material” means an edition, incl...
If the legislative services agency publishes legal material only in an electronic record, the legislative services agency shall do all of the following: Designate the electronic record as official. Comply with the applicable provisions of section 2.4...
The legislative services agency in maintaining custodial information as provided in subchapter I and that is or was designated as official under the applicable provisions of section 2.42, chapter 2A, and this chapter shall provide for the pres...
The legislative services agency, in preserving legal material in an electronic record as required under section 2B.37, shall ensure that the legal material is reasonably available for use by the public on a permanent basis.
In implementing this subchapter, the legislative services agency may consider any of the following: The most recent standards regarding authentication of, preservation and security of, and public access to, legal material in an electronic record and...
Proper headnotes may be placed at the beginning of a section of a bill or at the beginning of a Code section or Code section subunit. However, except as provided for the uniform commercial code pursuant to section 554.1107, headnotes shall not be co...
This subchapter applies to all legal material in an electronic record that is designated as official under the applicable provisions of section 2.42, chapter 2A, and this chapter and which is first published electronically on or after the imple...
Legal material in an electronic record that is authenticated under section 2B.35 is presumed to be an accurate copy of the legal material. If another state has adopted a law substantially similar to this subchapter, legal material in an electronic...
The legislative services agency in publishing legal material in an electronic record that is designated as official under the applicable provisions of section 2.42, chapter 2A, and this chapter shall authenticate the electronic record. To authen...
This subchapter modifies, limits, or supersedes the federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, 15 U.S.C. §7001 et seq., but does not modify, limit, or supersede section 101(c) of that Act, 15 U.S.C. §7001(c), or author...