Minority Impact Statement Law Passes House

By |2008-03-25T19:41:12-05:00March 25th, 2008|Categories: Public Safety|Tags: , , , |

State Representative Wayne Ford (D-Des Moines) authored two bills this year that were combined and passed the Iowa House of Representatives today. The bills require that state government determine the impact that state grants and some criminal legislation has on Iowa’s minorities. “This is landmark legislation and is a remarkable step in addressing the special circumstances [...]