Bills Sponsored by Representative Watts
September 15, 2014 84GA
Total Number of entries = 66
House File (HF)
1, 2, 7, 8, 10, 42, 76, 77, 99, 100, 102, 114, 123, 151, 153, 160, 169, 223, 227, 228, 238, 285, 312, 318, 349, 350, 354, 2046, 2048, 2076, 2114, 2115, 2121, 2141, 2156, 2178, 2195, 2200.
House Joint Resolution (HJR)
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 2005, 2006.
House Resolution (HR)
3, 4, 9, 10, 29, 34, 37, 38, 39, 53, 57, 105, 107, 108, 109, 122, 123, 124, 128, 143.

Bill Bill Title
HF 1 A bill for an act establishing an organized system of reviews and ongoing repeal dates for programs and projects administered by executive branch departments. (See Cmte. Bill HF 148)
HF 2 A bill for an act establishing the right to choose whether to purchase health care. (See Cmte. Bill HF 111)
HF 7 A bill for an act relating to the justifiable use of reasonable force and providing a remedy. (See Cmte. Bill HF 573) (See Cmte. Bill HF 2215)
HF 8 A bill for an act establishing a requirement for voters to provide certain identification when voting in person at the polling place. (See Cmte. Bill HF 95)
HF 10 A bill for an act repealing statewide licensure requirements for electricians and electrical contractors, including transition provisions, and providing an effective date. (See Cmte. Bill HF 618)
HF 42 A bill for an act repealing the Iowa plumber, mechanical professional, and contractor licensing Act. (See Cmte. Bill HF 392)
HF 76 A bill for an act relating to state employee overtime pay.
HF 77 A bill for an act relating to school district dress code policies and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 212)
HF 99 A bill for an act modifying the repeal date for the climate change advisory council, deleting related provisions, and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 341)
HF 100 A bill for an act prohibiting the automatic renewal of service contracts, and providing a penalty.
HF 102 A bill for an act concerning the use of special fire fighter motor vehicle registration plates by the surviving spouse of a retired member of a fire department.
HF 114 A bill for an act relating to the qualifications of a nominee to the supreme court, court of appeals, and district court.
HF 123 A bill for an act relating to certain fees associated with solid waste.
HF 151 A bill for an act authorizing a rural water district to declare bankruptcy, and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 571)
HF 153 A bill for an act relating to the protection of life beginning at conception, and including effective date provisions.
HF 160 A bill for an act concerning driver education instruction by a teaching parent. (See Cmte. Bill HF 584)
HF 169 A bill for an act relating to zoning restrictions applicable to the location of a winery within the limits of a city.
HF 223 A bill for an act relating to filling vacancies in elective city offices. (See Cmte. Bill HF 569)
HF 227 A bill for an act deleting provisions requiring submission of an annual greenhouse gas emissions report by the department of natural resources.
HF 228 A bill for an act relating to greenhouse gas emissions by deleting specific references to such emissions.
HF 238 A bill for an act relating to the department of administrative services by broadening the authority of state agencies to make purchases directly from vendors and expanding the scope of those records of the department that are public.
HF 285 A bill for an act relating to intellectual diversity in community colleges and institutions of higher education under the control of the state board of regents and providing a reporting requirement.
HF 312 A bill for an act relating to public employees, by requiring a survey and report on state employee salaries and benefits and relating to the arbitration of public employee collective bargaining agreements. (See Cmte. Bill HF 527)
HF 318 A bill for an act excluding from the computation of net income the net capital gain from the sale of certain business property and including retroactive applicability provisions.
HF 349 A bill for an act relating to energy management and regulation by repealing provisions establishing the office of energy independence and the Iowa power fund, repealing provisions establishing the office of consumer advocate, creating the Iowa energy regulatory board and transferring current responsibilities of the Iowa utilities board to the Iowa energy regulatory board, and including transition provisions.
HF 350 A bill for an act relating to the rights of members of a residential cooperative, owners of a condominium, or owners of certain other residential property. (See Cmte. Bill HF 594)
HF 354 A bill for an act requiring the verification of lawful immigration status to receive funds through the federal low-income home energy assistance program.
HF 2046 A bill for an act requiring drug testing of applicants for the family investment program.
HF 2048 A bill for an act prohibiting the use of automated traffic law enforcement systems, and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2214) (See Cmte. Bill HF 2450)
HF 2076 A bill for an act relating to establishing cohabitation with a sex offender as a potential substantial change in circumstances for the purposes of modification of decree or order regarding custody, visitation, or physical care. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2345)
HF 2114 A bill for an act relating to state preemption of firearms, firearm accessories, and ammunition regulation by political subdivisions, and including penalties and remedies and applicability provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2361)
HF 2115 A bill for an act relating to the carrying of dangerous weapons and providing a penalty and a fee.
HF 2121 A bill for an act relating to the assessment of court costs when a citation for driving without proof of financial liability coverage is dismissed within twenty-four hours of issuance of the citation.
HF 2141 A bill for an act relating to city utilities and city enterprises by making changes to requirements related to residential rental property. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2323)
HF 2156 A bill for an act relating to the employment of unauthorized aliens and providing penalties. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2430)
HF 2178 A bill for an act relating to special assessments imposed by cities and counties and including applicability provisions.
HF 2195 A bill for an act providing for the issuance of a certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth, providing for a fee, and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2368)
HF 2200 A bill for an act providing for legislative and gubernatorial approval of administrative rules.
HJR 1 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to state budgeting by creating a state general fund expenditure limitation and requiring authorization for certain bonds.
HJR 2 A joint resolution nullifying an administrative rule of the Iowa finance authority relating to the Iowa jobs program, and including an effective date provision. (See Cmte. Bill HJR 11)
HJR 3 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa to specify that the right to life is the paramount and most fundamental right of every person, and that personhood applies to all human beings from the beginning of their biological development.
HJR 4 A joint resolution requesting the Congress of the United States to call a constitutional convention pursuant to Article V of the Constitution of the United States in order to propose an amendment to the Constitution of the United States permitting the repeal of any federal law or regulation by a vote of two-thirds of state legislatures.
HJR 5 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa preserving the freedom of Iowans to provide for their own health care.
HJR 6 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa specifying marriage between one man and one woman as the only legal union that is valid or recognized in the state.
HJR 2005 A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to an individual's right to acquire, keep, possess, transport, carry, transfer, and use arms. (See Cmte. Bill HJR 2009)
HJR 2006 A joint resolution proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Iowa relating to state budgeting by creating a state general fund expenditure limitation, providing for a taxpayers relief fund, requiring authorization for certain bonds, and restricting certain state revenue changes. (See Cmte. Bill HJR 2010)
HR 3 A resolution relating to the regulation of intrastate waters.
HR 4 A resolution calling for the withdrawal of the State of Iowa from the Midwestern Regional Greenhouse Gas Reduction Accord.
HR 9 A resolution requesting the Attorney General of the State of Iowa to join other states that have filed suit challenging the constitutionality of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, as amended by the federal Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.
HR 10 A resolution to commemorate the centennial of the birth of President Ronald Reagan.
HR 29 A resolution urging the nullification of rules adopted by the United States Environmental Protection Agency relating to national emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants for reciprocating internal combustion engines.
HR 34 A resolution of condolence to the people of Japan.
HR 37 A resolution urging the nullification of rules adopted by the United States Environmental Protection agency relating to national emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants for reciprocating internal combustion engines.
HR 38 A resolution celebrating baseball and baseball's greatest in Iowa.
HR 39 A resolution commemorating the seventieth anniversary of the beginning of World War II and honoring all World War II veterans.
HR 53 A resolution recognizing the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop and its 75th anniversary.
HR 57 A resolution relating to the naming of public buildings and institutions.
HR 105 A resolution remembering and honoring the Tuskegee Airmen.
HR 107 A resolution opposing proposed federal regulations for agricultural child labor.
HR 108 A resolution honoring the Iowans who were killed in or survived the attack on the USS Indianapolis on July 30, 1945.
HR 109 A resolution in support of the completion of the Keystone XL pipeline project.
HR 122 A resolution recognizing the year 2012 as the Year of the Farmer Cooperative.
HR 123 A resolution supporting a free, independent, and secure Israel.
HR 124 A resolution opposing the United Nations Agenda 21 and the nongovernmental organization International Council of Local Environmental Initiatives.
HR 128 A resolution urging Congress and the President of the United States to protect Iowa's Air National Guard units from additional budget cuts.
HR 143 A resolution supporting the use of drug courts in the criminal justice system.
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