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A full list of committee and subcommittee meetings for Wednesday’s Iowa Senate action can be found here.

8:30 a.m.

SSB 1144: A bill for an act relating to the beginning farmer tax credit program, by modifying participation and lease agreement requirements and tax credit amounts, and including effective date provisions.

SSB 1115: A bill for an act prohibiting payment of workers’ compensation benefits to alien dependents designated as terrorists pursuant to federal law or subject to federal arrest warrants.

10 a.m.

SSB 1131: A bill for an act relating to the financial exploitation of designated eligible adults, and making an appropriation.

SF 104: A bill for an act relating to courses of study and training programs of the Iowa law enforcement academy and veterans educational assistance benefits, and including effective date provisions

SSB 1116:A bill for an act relating to filing complaints with the Iowa public information board

10:30 a.m.

SF 105: A bill for an act establishing the criminal offense of sexual exploitation of a student with a disability by an employee of a community college and providing penalties

11 a.m.

SSB 1167: A bill for an act relating to the authority of county boards of supervisors to amend an agreement between the counties to implement the county land record information system.

11:30 a.m.

SF 192: A bill for an act creating a line of duty reimbursement for COVID-19 pandemic-related health care costs of qualified volunteer emergency services providers, providing an appropriation, and providing effective and applicability dates.

SSB 1180: A bill for an act relating to drainage and levee districts, by providing for notice of hearing on reports of commissioners and for repairs that require a report by an engineer or soil and water conservation district conservationist

12:30 p.m.

SF 246: A bill for an act relating to certain civil and criminal enforcement activities involving the practice of massage therapy and cosmetology, and human trafficking, and providing penalties.

1 p.m.

SF 224: A bill for an act prohibiting persons from entering single and multiple occupancy toilet facilities in elementary and secondary schools that do not correspond with the person’s biological sex.

SSB 1158: A bill for an act relating to the voting members of a governing board of a mental health and disability services region.

1:30 p.m.

SSB 1166: A bill for an act prohibiting interference with the transportation of an agricultural animal, and providing penalties.

SSB 1143: A bill for an act relating to the frequency of card game tournaments conducted by organizations representing veterans.

2 p.m.

HF 199: A bill for an act relating to replacement of the term visitation with the term parenting time relative to time awarded to a parent.

SF 245: A bill for an act relating to compensation of college athletes and including effective date and applicability provisions.

SSB 1150: A bill for an act relating to pari-mutuel wagering on horse or dog races licensed in a foreign jurisdiction.

2:30 p.m.

SF 151: A bill for an act relating to the establishment of a cold case investigation unit within the department of public safety

3 p.m.

SSB 1117: A bill for an act relating to the qualifications necessary for an applicant for licensure as a professional engineer.

SSB 1175: A bill for an act allowing certain deductions relating to the paycheck protection program loan forgiveness.

3:30 p.m.

SSB 1160: A bill for an act relating to the redemption and handling of beverage containers, providing civil penalties, and including effective date provisions.

4 p.m.

SSB 1087: A bill for an act relating to accounting of unpaid beverage container refund value.

SF 226: A bill for an act relating to the regulation of certain tobacco and hemp-related products, and providing penalties.