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Iowa Senate Subcommittee meetings scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 25:

8:30 a.m. – SF 2028 – A bill for an act relating to required written consent prior to immunization or vaccination of a minor. Members: Johnson – CH, Green , Trone Garriott

10 a.m. – SSB 3050 – A bill for an act relating to mowing on rights-of-way and medians of interstate highways, primary highways, and secondary roads. Members: Zumbach – CH, Ragan , Shipley

10 a.m. – SF 485 – A bill for an act requiring employers to provide reasonable accommodations to employees based on pregnancy or childbirth and providing civil penalties.(Formerly SSB 1029.) Members: Taylor, J. – CH, Boulton , Driscoll

10 a.m. – SF 2050 – A bill for an act making an appropriation to support efforts relating to the U.S.S. Iowa and including effective date provisions. Members: Reichman – CH, Giddens , Lofgren


10 a.m. – HF 419 – A bill for an act allowing counties to collect a fee for the issuance and renewal of driver’s licenses and nonoperator’s identification cards to persons who reside outside the county. (Formerly HSB 40.) Members: Goodwin – CH, Quirmbach , Sinclair

10:30 a.m. – SSB 3051 – A bill for an act providing a personal use exemption from inspection and licensing requirements of the Meat and Poultry Inspection Act. Members: Zumbach – CH, Driscoll , Kinney

10:30 a.m. – SF 128 – A bill for an act establishing an education savings grant program for certain pupils attending a nonpublic school, establishing an education savings grant fund, providing an income tax exemption, making appropriations, providing penalties, and including applicability provisions. Members: Carlin – CH, Celsi , Zaun

10:30 a.m. – SF 2064 – A bill for an act establishing a criminal penalty for violent repeat offenders and providing for risk assessments. Members: Sinclair – CH, Petersen , Shipley

11 a.m. – SSB 3048 – A bill for an act relating to schools that are required to register with the college student aid commission. Members: Taylor, J. – CH, Kraayenbrink , Quirmbach

11 a.m. – SJR 15 – A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to the gubernatorial line of succession.(Formerly SSB 1211.) Members: Smith, R. – CH, Celsi , Cournoyer

12 p.m. – SSB 3039 – A bill for an act relating to employment security benefits. Members: Guth – CH, Boulton , Driscoll

1 p.m. – SF 339 – A bill for an act relating to the employment of unauthorized aliens and providing penalties.(Formerly SF 84.) Members: Garrett – CH, Kinney , Schultz

1 p.m. – SF 2011 – A bill for an act relating to the purchasing of a youth deer hunting license and tag. Members: Rozenboom – CH, Boulton , Cournoyer

1:30 p.m. – SF 2063 – A bill for an act exempting certain trailers from annual registration fees and registration plate issuance requirements. Members: Dickey – CH, Bisignano , Rozenboom

1:30 p.m. – SSB 3049 – A bill for an act relating to airport registration and site approval by the department of transportation. Members: Koelker – CH, Driscoll , Smith, J.

2:30 p.m. – SSB 3046 – A bill for an act relating to students who are eligible to receive a scholarship from the future ready Iowa skilled workforce last-dollar scholarship fund. Members: Sinclair – CH, Giddens , Sweeney

3 p.m. – SF 2056 – A bill for an act relating to the development of an actionable strategic plan to promote and support breastfeeding in the state. Members: Sweeney – CH, Rowley , Trone Garriott

5 p.m. – SSB 3033 – A bill for an act relating to beverage containers control provisions, including handling fees, refund value, applicability to certain beverages, and acceptance of beverage containers, and providing penalties. Members: Brown – CH, Klimesh , Quirmbach

Author: Jacob Hall

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