Committee Highlights

Human Resources @ 1 pm (Supreme Court)

  • HSB 8, Iowa youth advisory council
  • HSB 50, lead-safe renovations
  • HF 57, assisted living centers considered by federal waiver for the elderly
  • HF 139, requiring health insurance companies to cover mental illnesses

Education @ 2pm (Supreme Court Chamber)

  • HSB 3, funding for dropout and dropout prevention in Iowa schools
  • HF 40, raising school dropout age up through 17 (currently 16)

Subcommittee Highlights (House Lobby Lounge unless otherwise noted)

  • 8 am — HSB 73, wage discrimination as unfair employment practice
  • 8:30 am — HF 24, employers to provide meal and rest periods
  • 8:30 am — HSB 66, hours of service for county veterans affairs directors
  • Noon — HF 91,¬†suspension of students who commit assault
  • Noon — HSB 19, lifelong learning accounts
  • 3 pm — HF 104, lottery games for volunteer fire fighters and emergency service providers
  • 3 pm – HSB 62, employer notice for plant closings and mass layoffs