After a bi-partisan 18-6 vote in the House Ways & Means Committee late Thursday, a plan to redistribute the one cent sales tax currently collected for schools on an equitable basis now moves to the House Floor. The plan also provides $24 million ...Read More »
Appropriations HSB773 Justice Systems Budget. Makes appropriation to the Attorney General, Board of Parole, Civil Rights Commission, Law Enforcement Academy, Indigent Defense, and the Departments of Corrections, Defense and Public Safety. (Passed Hou ...Read More »
On a 92-6 vote, the Iowa House approved $4.9 million from state gaming revenues on Thursday to ensure every county in Iowa has voting machines with a verified paper trail by the November, 2008 elections. The paper trail requirement was approved las ...Read More »
SmokeFree Air Act Conference Committee @ 10 am Supreme Court Chamber, Room 103 House Members: Rep. Tyler Olson (D), Rep. Janet Petersen (D), Rep. Mike Reasoner (D), Rep. Cecil Dolecheck (R), Rep. Chuck Soderberg (R) Committee Highlights Education App ...Read More »
The Iowa House today sent the SmokeFree Air Act, House File 2212, to a House-Senate Conference Committee to work out their differences. The House and Senate will each appoint five members. Both the House and Senate will have to approve the Conferen ...Read More »
Debate @ 9 am HF 2212, Smoke Free Air Act Committee Highlights Education @ 1 pm (Sup. Court Chamber) -- SF 2216, statewide core curriculum Agriculture @ 2 pm (Sup. Court Consultation) -- SF 2337, liability insurance by association of Iowa fairs Subco ...Read More »
Committee Highlights Appropriations @ 11 am (Sup. Court Chamber) -- HSB 773, Justice Systems Budget State Gov't @ 2 pm (Sup. Court Chamber) -- SF 487, novelty lights & state fire marshal Judiciary @ 3 pm (Sup. Court Consultation) SF 199, subpoena ...Read More »
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