Bills Sponsored by Representative MERTZ
May 24, 2016 82GA
Total Number of entries = 87
House File (HF)
1, 4, 49, 56, 118, 121, 136, 137, 152, 157, 164, 174, 181, 280, 299, 303, 304, 318, 340, 376, 388, 394, 411, 441, 498, 509, 540, 605, 657, 661, 694, 726, 727, 728, 733, 2023, 2026, 2038, 2061, 2088, 2092, 2144, 2150, 2158, 2168, 2191, 2238, 2294, 2342, 2360, 2363, 2370, 2374, 2387, 2401, 2414, 2461, 2478, 2479.
House Joint Resolution (HJR)
8.
House Concurrent Resolution (HCR)
8, 105.
House Resolution (HR)
10, 23, 25, 31, 35, 36, 37, 43, 45, 47, 49, 51, 54, 127, 128, 131, 134, 137, 139, 143, 150, 152, 153, 154, 160.

Bill Bill Title
HF 1 A bill for an act relating to the state minimum hourly wage requirements and providing an effective date. Effective 1-25-07.
HF 4 A bill for an act providing for association group health care plans, including a five-year association group health care plan pilot project, association group health care plan actuarial studies, wellness initiatives, providing an appropriation, and providing an effective date. (See Cmte. Bill HF 790)
HF 49 A bill for an act permitting cash prizes at annual game nights conducted by qualified organizations representing volunteer emergency services providers.
HF 56 A bill for an act relating to the sales of beer kegs by requiring an identification number on each keg of beer, recording of the purchase of beer by the keg, and providing penalties. (See Cmte. Bill HF 650)
HF 118 A bill for an act relating to dependent adults and at-risk older adults.
HF 121 A bill for an act relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles in cities of a certain size, providing a fee, and making penalties applicable.
HF 136 A bill for an act enhancing the penalty for a simple misdemeanor assault against a sports official.
HF 137 A bill for an act relating to the review of administrative rules by standing committees of the general assembly.
HF 152 A bill for an act providing for a low head dam public hazard program, and making an appropriation. (See Cmte. Bill HF 612)
HF 157 A bill for an act requiring the school budget review committee to grant transportation assistance aid to school districts under certain circumstances and providing a statutory appropriation.
HF 164 A bill for an act increasing the reimbursement amount paid by distributors to persons redeeming empty beverage containers. (See Cmte. Bill HF 800)
HF 174 A bill for an act exempting active duty pay of members of the armed forces, armed forces military reserve, and national guard and including a retroactive applicability date provision.
HF 181 A bill for an act concerning horse racing by providing minimum total purses for races of standardbred horses at county fairs and including an applicability and effective date provision.
HF 280 A bill for an act relating to distress criteria for enterprise zones. (See Cmte. Bill HF 648)
HF 299 A bill for an act requiring certain minor children to wear personal flotation devices while on board certain vessels operated on state waters and providing for a penalty and an effective date.
HF 303 A bill for an act relating to agricultural liens, by providing for secured property and the financing statements covering secured property.
HF 304 A bill for an act appropriating moneys to support the purchase of equipment to conduct testing of motor fuel and biofuel. (See Cmte. Bill HF 785)
HF 318 A bill for an act providing volunteer fire fighters and emergency medical services personnel with an individual income tax credit and providing effective and retroactive applicability dates.
HF 340 A bill for an act providing for the characteristics of a victim of a hate crime and making penalties applicable.
HF 376 A bill for an act modifying and extending state tax benefits for use of soy-based transformer fluid by electric utilities and including effective and applicability date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 882)
HF 388 A bill for an act creating a generation Iowa commission. (See Cmte. Bill HF 617)
HF 394 A bill for an act relating to maximum size and weight requirements for vehicles hauling crops during the annual period of harvest.
HF 411 A bill for an act creating a film, television, and video project promotion program and fund and an Iowa film advisory board, providing tax credits and income exclusions, making appropriations, and including effective and retroactive applicability dates. (See Cmte. Bill HF 814) (See Cmte. Bill HF 892)
HF 441 A bill for an act adding one-half unit of personal finance literacy to the education program school districts and accredited nonpublic schools must offer in grades nine through twelve and making an appropriation.
HF 498 A bill for an act relating to energy, establishing the Iowa energy independence office, the Iowa power fund, making related changes consistent with energy efficiency, and making appropriations.
HF 509 A bill for an act providing for agricultural and industrial development, including by providing for research into initiatives relating to biofuels, and making appropriations. (See Cmte. Bill HF 878)
HF 540 A bill for an act relating to soil and water conservation district work projects supporting water protection practices, and providing an effective date. (See Cmte. Bill HF 860)
HF 605 A bill for an act relating to special motor vehicle registration plates associated with military service, providing for distinguished service cross, navy cross, air force cross, soldier's medal, sailor's medal, and airman's medal special plates, establishing fees, and crediting fees from the sale of certain special plates to the veterans license fee fund.
HF 657 A bill for an act relating to the employment of unauthorized aliens and providing penalties.
HF 661 A bill for an act relating to human papillomavirus infection by providing appropriations for a public awareness program and for vaccinations of low-income persons who are uninsured.
HF 694 A bill for an act relating to criminal offenses against minors including sexual abuse, enticing a minor away, and indecent exposure through a webcam, and providing penalties. (See Cmte. Bill HF 762) (See Cmte. Bill HF 2527)
HF 726 A bill for an act relating to railway security and providing for penalties.
HF 727 A bill for an act providing for the creation of an interactive website featuring the materials, services, and programs maintained by the department of cultural affairs and making an appropriation.
HF 728 A bill for an act to support efforts to strengthen education and enrichment programming for youth using the arts and making an appropriation.
HF 733 A bill for an act providing for the creation of a state energy policy council and a state energy plan.
HF 2023 A bill for an act providing an appropriation to support all-terrain vehicle recreation, and providing an effective date.
HF 2026 A bill for an act relating to the employer-employee relationship by providing for the employment classification of individuals and proscribing the employment of unauthorized aliens, and providing penalties and an applicability date.
HF 2038 A bill for an act creating a baby boom generation commission. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2599)
HF 2061 A bill for an act relating to a temporary permit to practice dentistry or dental hygiene. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2578)
HF 2088 A bill for an act identifying and prioritizing persons authorized to provide instructions and approval regarding funeral arrangements.
HF 2092 A bill for an act relating to the issuance of permits to carry weapons. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2613)
HF 2144 A bill for an act relating to the compulsory school attendance age and providing effective dates. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2623) (See Cmte. Bill HF 2681)
HF 2150 A bill for an act increasing the amount of the state earned income tax credit and including a retroactive applicability date provision.
HF 2158 A bill for an act concerning veterans, including expenditures from the veterans trust fund and authorization of lottery games for veterans. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2359)
HF 2168 A bill for an act relating to the criminal offense of internet harassment and bullying, and providing penalties.
HF 2191 A bill for an act prohibiting the sale at retail of designated flags manufactured outside of the United States and establishing a penalty. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2559)
HF 2238 A bill for an act allowing the continuation of group health insurance for spouses of certain retired public employees and providing for retroactive applicability. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2611)
HF 2294 A bill for an act relating to individual development accounts authorized for certain individuals with low income, providing an appropriation, and providing effective and applicability date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2579)
HF 2342 A bill for an act exempting certain federal tax rebates under the state individual income tax and including a retroactive applicability date provision. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2417)
HF 2360 A bill for an act relating to the biodiesel blended fuel tax credit for retail dealers, and providing for retroactive applicability. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2565)
HF 2363 A bill for an act providing for the stockpiling of dry manure from a confinement feeding operation and making penalties applicable. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2496)
HF 2370 A bill for an act relating to the establishment of a positive alternatives program and providing an appropriation.
HF 2374 A bill for an act making an appropriation to the office of drug control policy for drug enforcement programs and providing effective and retroactive applicability dates.
HF 2387 A bill for an act relating to the use of automated traffic enforcement systems by cities, authorizing civil penalties, and providing an effective date.
HF 2401 A bill for an act establishing a property owner defense fund and including effective date and applicability date provisions.
HF 2414 A bill for an act relating to certain eminent domain authority exercised by the state and providing an effective date.
HF 2461 A bill for an act placing restrictions and requirements relating to eminent domain and condemnation procedures and including effective date and applicability date provisions.
HF 2478 A bill for an act relating to the definition and regulation of outpatient surgical facilities or ambulatory surgical centers and providing for fees.
HF 2479 A bill for an act relating to requirements for marriage and providing a penalty.
HJR 8 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa validating and recognizing only certain marriages.
HCR 8 A concurrent resolution relating to recommendations proposed by the United States Department of Agriculture for the federal farm bill of 2007.
HCR 105 A concurrent resolution designating May 2008 as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
HR 10 A resolution honoring the National Bar Association for over eight decades of service to the cause of civil rights and equal justice for all.
HR 23 A resolution urging immediate action to stop the campaign of racial extermination against the ethnically distinct Black African population of Darfur.
HR 25 A resolution honoring the life and accomplishments of Gerald Rudolph Ford, thirty-eighth President of the United States of America.
HR 31 A resolution honoring Iowan Eugene Ely, a pioneer in Naval aviation.
HR 35 A resolution to honor the service of the 185th Air Refueling Wing of the Iowa Air National Guard.
HR 36 A resolution honoring the 132nd Fighter Wing of the Iowa Air National Guard.
HR 37 A resolution honoring the 133rd Test Squadron of the Iowa Air National Guard for its ongoing role in the Global War on Terror.
HR 43 A resolution to honor the life and work of George Washington Carver.
HR 45 A resolution honoring the activities and commitment of the Patriot Guard Riders.
HR 47 A resolution to honor professional golfer and Iowa's own Zach Johnson on winning the 2007 Masters golf tournament.
HR 49 A resolution declaring May 2007 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Awareness Month.
HR 51 A resolution to recognize May 2007 as American Stroke Awareness Month and National High Blood Pressure Education Month.
HR 54 A resolution encouraging the Iowa congressional delegation to support legislatioto improve Medicare payments to Iowa physicians under the Medicare Part B program.
HR 127 A resolution honoring the remarkable achievements of Iowa's own Shawn Johnson.
HR 128 A resolution designating the second week in June as Home Education Week in Iowa.
HR 131 A resolution celebrating the 100th birthday of the United States Army Reserve, honoring the commitment, dedication, and service to America, and wishing for its continued support to our soldiers.
HR 134 A resolution designating Tuesday, April 22, 2008, as Equal Pay Day.
HR 137 A resolution to honor Iowa's Olympic athletes.
HR 139 A resolution honoring Iowa's Olympic athletes.
HR 143 A resolution honoring Lisa Bluder, Head Coach of the University of Iowa's Women's Basketball Team and 2008 Big Ten Coach of the Year.
HR 150 A resolution to honor Drake University's men's and women's basketball teams.
HR 152 A resolution to honor the Drake University men's basketball coach Keno Davis.
HR 153 A resolution honoring the 2007 Iowa State University Cyclones women's volleyball team for a phenomenal 2007 season that culminated in the team's appearance in the NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournament Regional semifinal.
HR 154 A resolution honoring the Iowa State University Cyclone wrestling team and head coach Cael Sanderson for their second consecutive Big 12 Conference team championship.
HR 160 A resolution honoring the accomplishments of Iowa State University women's basketball head coach Bill Fennelly, associate head coach Jack Easley, assistant coaches Latoja Schaben and Jodi Steyer, director of basketball operations Michele Roberts, graduate assistant coach Molly Parrott, and the 2007-2008 Cyclones.
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