Legislation in House Commerce
September 23, 2014 84GA
Total Number of entries = 133
Senate File (SF)
405, 2128.
House File (HF)
2, 15, 17, 21, 67, 85, 86, 93, 100, 121, 147, 219, 232, 233, 246, 255, 262, 274, 281, 303, 334, 335, 336, 337, 342, 349, 350, 351, 365, 370, 376, 380, 381, 386, 408, 409, 410, 411, 412, 421, 436, 477, 559, 560, 576, 594, 638, 2005, 2035, 2077, 2078, 2125, 2126, 2152, 2153, 2154, 2170, 2171, 2172, 2188, 2189, 2190, 2204, 2205, 2206, 2207, 2249, 2267, 2303, 2307, 2341, 2342, 2355, 2365, 2405, 2406.
House Joint Resolution (HJR)
2, 5, 11.
House Concurrent Resolution (HCR)
9, 13.
House Study Bill (HSB)
27, 51, 52, 53, 56, 57, 61, 78, 79, 80, 85, 102, 124, 125, 126, 128, 156, 157, 158, 159, 181, 186, 200, 201, 202, 217, 518, 529, 530, 532, 533, 534, 535, 538, 539, 556, 558, 571, 572, 573, 574, 592, 599, 600, 607, 608, 621, 628, 631, 635.

Bill Bill Title
SF 405 A bill for an act relating to the use of bisphenol A in certain products, providing penalties, and including effective date provisions. (Formerly SF 60.)
SF 2128 A bill for an act requiring certain group health insurance policies, contracts, or plans to provide coverage for autism spectrum disorders for certain persons, providing for a repeal, and including applicability and effective date provisions.
HF 2 A bill for an act establishing the right to choose whether to purchase health care. (See Cmte. Bill HF 111)
HF 15 A bill for an act allowing the issuance of basic health care coverage that does not meet certain special health and accident insurance requirements, and including applicability provisions.
HF 17 A bill for an act increasing the number of members serving on the utilities board within the utilities division of the department of commerce and changing the membership from an appointed to an elected board.
HF 21 A bill for an act relating to the exemption from smoking prohibitions for gaming floors.
HF 67 A bill for an act relating to the provision of certain information for insureds regarding external review of health care coverage decisions.
HF 85 A bill for an act requiring testing and abatement of lead hazards in certain residential dwellings and child care facilities, requiring inspections of certain residential housing for lead hazards prior to sale, establishing a childhood lead poisoning prevention and control committee, and providing a penalty.
HF 86 A bill for an act requiring school districts and accredited nonpublic schools to prohibit the use of cigarettes and tobacco and certain nicotine products in schools, on school grounds, in school vehicles, and at off-campus school-related indoor events.
HF 93 A bill for an act relating to third-party payment of health care coverage costs for mental health conditions, including alcohol or substance abuse treatment services, creation of a mental health insurance advisory committee, and including applicability provisions and a repeal.
HF 100 A bill for an act prohibiting the automatic renewal of service contracts, and providing a penalty.
HF 121 A bill for an act relating to the exemption of firearms, firearm accessories, and ammunition manufactured and retained in Iowa from federal regulation and including applicability provisions.
HF 147 A bill for an act relating to the use of bisphenol A in certain products and providing penalties.
HF 219 A bill for an act prohibiting the use of credit information to underwrite or rate risks for private passenger automobile insurance, providing penalties, and including effective and applicability date provisions.
HF 232 A bill for an act relating to an exemption for smoking in public places meeting certain restrictions, including age-related provisions.
HF 233 A bill for an act relating to the construction and maintenance of walkways in rail yards and providing a penalty.
HF 246 A bill for an act expanding the definition of a manufacturer of native wine.
HF 255 A bill for an act requiring a safety examination of the repairs made to a salvage vehicle prior to issuance of a regular certificate of title.
HF 262 A bill for an act concerning mechanics' liens including the establishment of a state construction registry for residential construction property and including effective date provisions. (See Cmte. Bill HF 633) (See Cmte. Bill HF 675)
HF 274 A bill for an act relating to smoking prohibitions for certain locations providing health-related services, and making penalties applicable.
HF 281 A bill for an act relating to agreements between landholders and developers constructing wind energy facilities.
HF 303 A bill for an act removing an exemption for specified electric public utilities from the regulatory authority of the utilities board of the department of commerce.
HF 334 A bill for an act expanding the definition of alternate energy production facility for purposes of compliance with electric utility rate regulation requirements.
HF 335 A bill for an act adding geothermal to specified definitions or references relating to alternate and renewable energy. (See Cmte. Bill HF 635) (See Cmte. Bill HF 2447)
HF 336 A bill for an act relating to the compensation paid by a motor vehicle manufacturer, distributor, or importer for warranty parts, repairs, or service supplied by a motor vehicle dealer.
HF 337 A bill for an act modifying provisions relating to the regulation of delayed deposit services businesses, making penalties applicable, and including effective date provisions.
HF 342 A bill for an act allowing the issuance of joint permits to manufacture various types of alcoholic beverages and providing for fees.
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 351 A bill for an act relating to mobile homes and manufactured homes by making changes to certain residential landlord and tenant laws, requiring disclosures during the sale of manufactured and mobile homes, amending provisions relating to forcible entry and detainer actions, providing penalties, and including applicability provisions.
HF 365 A bill for an act providing for the home delivery of alcoholic beverages by retailers.
HF 370 A bill for an act establishing a solar energy rebate program and fund, and making an appropriation.
HF 376 A bill for an act requiring public hearings in each congressional district for certain proposed health insurance rate increases.
HF 380 A bill for an act relating to the production or manufacture of goods retained within the state of Iowa and federal authority in relation thereto, providing penalties, and including effective date and applicability provisions.
HF 381 A bill for an act relating to the rights of parties to private and public construction contracts and including applicability provisions.
HF 386 A bill for an act relating to public utility operation and regulation.
HF 408 A bill for an act prohibiting certain alcoholic beverage licensees or permit holders from knowingly permitting or engaging in any criminal activity on the premises covered by the license or permit, and making penalties applicable.
HF 409 A bill for an act relating to revocation and subsequent reissuance of alcoholic beverage licenses and permits.
HF 410 A bill for an act relating to automobile or motor vehicle insurance coverage of liability arising from uninsured, underinsured, or hit-and-run motorists.
HF 411 A bill for an act relating to mechanics' liens including the establishment of a state construction registry for residential construction property and including effective date provisions.
HF 412 A bill for an act prohibiting smoking in all areas of gambling structures, excursion gambling boats, and racetrack enclosures.
HF 421 A bill for an act relating to the performance of radon testing, and providing a penalty.
HF 436 A bill for an act relating to the utilization of energy by modifying and expanding the energy city designation program.
HF 477 A bill for an act establishing solar energy ownership or purchasing goals applicable to electric utilities.
HF 559 A bill for an act authorizing the establishment of health insurance exchanges in the state and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HSB 159)
HF 560 A bill for an act providing for the installation and operation of an automatic metering and termination of service system by electric utilities. (Formerly HSB 158)
HF 576 A bill for an act prohibiting the inclusion of health plans that provide coverage for abortion in a state health benefit exchange and including effective date provisions. (Formerly HSB 57)
HF 594 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. (Formerly HF 350)
HF 638 A bill for an act providing a deduction for certain casualty losses and including effective and retroactive applicability provisions.
HF 2005 A bill for an act relating to the retention of funds due to contractors on public improvements.
HF 2035 A bill for an act relating to surety bond requirements for fire extinguishing system and alarm system contractors and fire protection system installers and maintenance workers.
HF 2077 A bill for an act subjecting the sale of appliances or other products labeled as energy star certified but meeting outdated certification specifications to consumer fraud provisions and providing a penalty.
HF 2078 A bill for an act reducing the statute of repose period in a case arising out of the unsafe or defective condition of an improvement to real property and including an applicability date provision. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2307)
HF 2125 A bill for an act to require proof of financial liability coverage upon registration of a motor vehicle and upon registration renewal.
HF 2126 A bill for an act relating to the education requirements for licensed massage therapists. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2342)
HF 2152 A bill for an act relating to the cancellation or termination of financial liability coverage on a motor vehicle registered in this state.
HF 2153 A bill for an act relating to energy cost disclosures in connection with rental units or properties, providing penalties, making remedies applicable, and including applicability provisions.
HF 2154 A bill for an act relating to the incorporation and governance of benefit corporations, and providing for fees.
HF 2170 A bill for an act relating to the notice provided to persons subject to a surcharge assessed for the return of a dishonored financial instrument.
HF 2171 A bill for an act placing limitations on fees imposed for failure to redeem a gift certificate, and including an applicability date provision.
HF 2172 A bill for an act prohibiting nuclear generating facilities from reprocessing fuel under specified circumstances.
HF 2188 A bill for an act allowing in-state bidders to match comparable out-of-state bids for purchases or public improvements through a competitive bidding process by the state or political subdivisions.
HF 2189 A bill for an act relating to construction permits for appliance recycling buildings and making appropriations.
HF 2190 A bill for an act establishing an energy audit program with regard to elementary and secondary public school buildings.
HF 2204 A bill for an act authorizing performance-based efficiency contracts for governmental units.
HF 2205 A bill for an act including natural gas facilities and electric generating facilities within the definition of a county enterprise.
HF 2206 A bill for an act specifying requirements applicable to salvage dealers and recyclers, and providing penalties.
HF 2207 A bill for an act relating to insurance coverage of cranial prostheses for cancer patients and including applicability provisions.
HF 2249 A bill for an act directing the Iowa utilities board to require that energy efficiency plans and programs be developed and provided by an entity appointed by the board.
HF 2267 A bill for an act relating to the brownfield site redevelopment program by establishing a definition of brownfield site generation facility and providing for priority consideration of applications for financial assistance in regard to such facilities.
HF 2303 A bill for an act prohibiting the manufacture of certain goods containing bisphenol A, and providing penalties.
HF 2307 A bill for an act reducing the statute of repose period in a case arising out of the unsafe or defective condition of an improvement to real property and including an applicability date provision. (Formerly HF 2078)
HF 2341 A bill for an act authorizing charitable auctions for alcoholic spirits. (Formerly HSB 608)
HF 2342 A bill for an act relating to the composition of the board of massage therapy and the education requirements for licensed massage therapists. (Formerly HF 2126)
HF 2355 A bill for an act providing for the conducting of a wireless communication mapping survey.
HF 2365 A bill for an act creating a school solar generation revolving loan and grant program and fund within the Iowa energy center to fund solar generation projects and making an appropriation.
HF 2405 A bill for an act establishing an energy efficiency training curriculum applicable to designated school district employees.
HF 2406 A bill for an act relating to eligibility for the renewable energy tax credit. (Formerly HSB 599)
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 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 11 A joint resolution nullifying an administrative rule of the Iowa finance authority relating to the Iowa jobs program, and including an effective date provision. (Formerly HJR 2)
HCR 9 A concurrent resolution urging the United States Congress to modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976.
HCR 13 A concurrent resolution urging the United States Congress to modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976.
HSB 27 A study bill for creating a certificate of merit in a medical malpractice action. 1-25-11 Subcommittee assigned, Baltimore, Horbach, and Swaim. H.J. 158. (See Cmte. Bill HF 490)
HSB 51 A study bill for applying criminal trespass provisions to public utility property, and providing a penalty. 2-02-11 Subcommittee assigned, Wagner, Brandenburg, and Swaim. H.J. 219. (See Cmte. Bill HF 299)
HSB 52 A study bill relating to the transfer tax imposed on insurers organized in other states who elect to become domestic insurers in Iowa. 2-02-11 Subcommittee assigned, Watts, Oldson, and J. Smith. H.J. 219. (See Cmte. Bill HF 253)
HSB 53 A study bill relating to the Iowa communications network by removing waiver provisions applicable to utilization of the network. 2-02-11 Subcommittee assigned Iverson, Paustian, and Quirk. H.J. 219. (See Cmte. Bill HF 254)
HSB 56 A study bill relating to the assessment of certain subdivided real property and including applicability provisions. 2-03-11 Subcommittee assigned, Baltimore, Quirk, and Soderberg. H.J. 277. (See Cmte. Bill HF 300) (See Cmte. Bill HF 655)
HSB 57 A study bill for prohibiting the inclusion of health plans that provide coverage for abortion in a state health benefit exchange and including effective date provisions. 2-03-11 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Kajtazovic, and Shaw. H.J. 277. 2-16-11 Subcommittee reassigned, Pettengill, Oldson, and Shaw. H.J. 353. (See Cmte. Bill HF 576)
HSB 61 A study bill for a resolution opposing regulation of greenhouse gases pursuant to the federal Clean Air Act. 2-03-11 Subcommittee assigned, Watts, Brandenburg, and Muhlbauer. H.J. 278.
HSB 78 A study bill relating to the provision of telecommunications services to multiple-unit residential buildings or complexes. 2-09-11 Subcommittee assigned, Wagner, Paustian, and Quirk. H.J. 306.
HSB 79 A study bill relating to matters under the purview of the division of banking of the department of commerce. 2-09-11 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Baltimore, and Kressig. H.J. 306. (See Cmte. Bill HF 328)
HSB 80 A study bill relating to indemnification provisions in construction contracts. 2-09-11 Subcommittee assigned, Fry, T. Olson, and Wagner. H.J. 306. 2-15-11 Subcommittee reassigned, Horbach, Fry, and T. Olson. H.J. 331. (See Cmte. Bill HF 483)
HSB 85 A study bill relating to equipment dealership agreements by providing for supplier liability. 2-10-11 Subcommittee assigned, Paustian, Grassley, and Muhlbauer. H.J. 313. (See Cmte. Bill HF 329)
HSB 102 A study bill relating to matters under the purview of the alcoholic beverages division of the department of commerce, and making penalties applicable. 2-17-11 Subcommittee assigned, Brandenburg, Iverson, and Muhlbauer. H.J. 365. (See Cmte. Bill HF 470)
HSB 124 A study bill relating to the permitting, licensing, construction, and operation of nuclear generation facilities. 2-22-11 Subcommittee assigned, Soderberg, Brandenburg, Jacoby, Quirk, and Wagner. H.J. 389. (See Cmte. Bill HF 561)
HSB 125 A study bill relating to various matters under the purview of the insurance division of the department of commerce. 2-22-11 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Fry, Oldson, Quirk, and Shaw. H.J. 389. (See Cmte. Bill HF 482)
HSB 126 A study bill relating to the licensing and regulation of real estate brokers and salespersons. 2-22-11 Subcommittee assigned, Shaw, Kressig, and Windschitl. H.J. 389. (See Cmte. Bill HF 501)
HSB 128 A study bill for establishing regulations to permit access to surplus lines insurance in this state, and providing civil and criminal penalties, coordinating provisions, and repeals, and including effective date provisions. 2-22-11 Subcommittee assigned, Horbach, Baltimore, and Oldson. H.J. 389.
HSB 156 A study bill for limiting the number of transactions entered into in connection with a delayed deposit services business, creating a statewide database, and providing for a fee. 2-24-11 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Iverson, and T. Olson. H.J. 435.
HSB 157 A study bill relating to hearings conducted with regard to petitions for an electric transmission line franchise. 2-24-11 Subcommittee assigned, Wagner, Kressig, and J. Smith. H.J. 435.
HSB 158 A study bill for providing for the installation and operation of an automatic metering and termination of service system by electric utilities. 2-24-11 Subcommittee assigned, Paustian, Muhlbauer, and Windschitl. H.J. 435. (See Cmte. Bill HF 560)
HSB 159 A study bill for authorizing the establishment of health insurance exchanges in the state and including effective date provisions. 2-24-11 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Fry, and Oldson. H.J. 435. (See Cmte. Bill HF 559)
HSB 181 A study bill for providing for a surplus lines insurance multistate compliance compact, coordinating provisions, and repeals, and including effective date provisions. 2-28-11 Subcommittee assigned, Horbach, Baltimore, and T. Olson. H.J. 447. 3-02-11 Subcommittee reassigned, Horbach, Baltimore, and Oldson. H.J. 500.
HSB 186 A study bill relating to residential contractors and providing a penalty. 3-01-11 Subcommittee assigned, Iverson, Fry, and Muhlbauer. H.J. 475. (See Cmte. Bill HF 595)
HSB 200 A study bill for creating new procedures for external review of health care coverage decisions by health carriers and including transition and applicability provisions. 3-02-11 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Fry, and Oldson. H.J. 501. (See Cmte. Bill HF 597)
HSB 201 A study bill relating to wind energy development and production. 3-03-11 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Iverson, and Kressig. H.J. 525. (See Cmte. Bill HF 634) (See Cmte. Bill HF 672)
HSB 202 A study bill relating to expert witness standards, damage awards, and proportionate liability in medical malpractice actions. 3-03-11 Subcommittee assigned, Baltimore, Swaim, and Wagner. H.J. 525.
HSB 217 A study bill relating to certain cooperative associations formed for agricultural purposes, by providing for a community investment board. 3-04-11 Subcommittee assigned, Iverson, Paustian, and Quirk. H.J. 534. (See Cmte. Bill HF 596)
HSB 518 A study bill relating to service of notice requirements for holders of a property tax sale certificate of purchase. 1-17-12 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Brandenburg, and Kressig. H.J. 89. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2146)
HSB 529 A study bill for authorizing the secretary of state to modify fees for businesses newly organizing in this state during an Iowa start a business month. 1-18-12 Subcommittee assigned, Grassley, Fry, and Muhlbauer. H.J. 106. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2275)
HSB 530 A study bill relating to the naming of certain business entities. 1-18-12 Subcommittee assigned, Shaw, Muhlbauer, and Windschitl. H.J. 106.
HSB 532 A study bill relating to permissible forms of ownership of transmission facilities subject to a joint agreement for generating, purchasing, or otherwise acquiring electric power and energy. 1-18-12 Subcommittee assigned, Watts, Quirk, and Shaw. H.J. 106. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2144)
HSB 533 A study bill relating to third-party payment of services provided by a doctor of chiropractic. 1-18-12 Subcommittee assigned, Paustian, Kajtazovic, and Pettengill. H.J. 106. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2408)
HSB 534 A study bill for establishing regulations to permit access to surplus lines insurance in this state, and providing civil and criminal penalties, coordinating provisions, and repeals, and including effective date provisions. 1-18-12 Subcommittee assigned, Horbach, Oldson, and Pettengill. H.J. 106. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2145)
HSB 535 A study bill relating to the authorized deposit of public funds. 1-19-12 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Brandenburg, and Quirk. H.J. 113. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2168)
HSB 538 A study bill for providing for increases in monetary limits applicable to motor vehicle-related credit transactions pursuant to the consumer credit code. 1-19-12 Subcommittee assigned, Fry, Iverson, and Lykam. H.J. 113.
HSB 539 A study bill for providing for the issuance of a ratemaking principles order when a rate-regulated public utility enters into a power purchase agreement under specified circumstances. 1-19-12 Subcommittee assigned, Wagner, Quirk, and Watts. H.J. 113.
HSB 556 A study bill for creating an exception to the statutory rule against perpetuities and making related changes. 1-26-12 Subcommittee assigned, Baltimore, Kressig, and J. Smith. H.J. 149. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2242)
HSB 558 A study bill relating to stray electric current or voltage and civil actions to recover resulting damages. 1-26-12 Subcommittee assigned, Iverson, Horbach, and Quirk. H.J. 149. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2375)
HSB 571 A study bill relating to matters under the purview and authority of the professional licensing and regulation bureau of the banking division of the department of commerce. 1-31-12 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Brandenburg, and Kressig. H.J. 171. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2276)
HSB 572 A study bill for subjecting the acts of an auctioneer in conducting a public sale or auction of real estate to real estate broker and salesperson licensing provisions, making penalties applicable, and including effective date provisions. 1-31-12 Subcommittee assigned, Baltimore, Muhlbauer, and Wagner. H.J. 171. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2360)
HSB 573 A study bill for providing a definition for the term "locating" as applicable to the practice of land surveying. 1-31-12 Subcommittee assigned, Watts, Brandenburg, and Swaim. H.J. 171.
HSB 574 A study bill for requiring advance notification to utilities by the owner of an alternative energy production facility of construction or installation of the facility. 1-31-12 Subcommittee assigned, Brandenburg, Muhlbauer, and Shaw. H.J. 171. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2301)
HSB 592 A study bill for regulating the sale of portable electronics insurance, including by requiring licensure, and providing for fees and penalties. 2-7-12 Subcommittee assigned, Fry, Horbach, and Quirk. H.J. 218. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2417)
HSB 599 A study bill relating to eligibility for the renewable energy tax credit. 2-7-12 Subcommittee assigned, Wagner, Brandenburg, and Quirk. H.J. 218. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2406)
HSB 600 A study bill relating to mobile and manufactured home tenancy by providing for minimum duration of rental agreements and termination or nonrenewal of rental agreements, and modifying notice of unpaid rent and related forcible entry and detainer provisions. 2-7-12 Subcommittee assigned, Windschitl, Horbach, and Lykam. H.J. 218.
HSB 607 A study bill relating to the provision of evidence of insurance to insureds and related real property lenders, and providing penalties. 2-7-12 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Fry, and Kressig. H.J. 218.
HSB 608 A study bill for authorizing charitable auctions for alcoholic spirits. 2-7-12 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Kressig, and Windschitl. H.J. 218. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2341)
HSB 621 A study bill relating to various matters under the purview of the insurance division of the department of commerce, providing penalties, and including effective date provisions. 2-9-12 Subcommittee assigned, Pettengill, Fry, and Oldson. H.J. 244. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2339)
HSB 628 A study bill relating to credit unions, including methods of voting by credit union members and the board of directors, electronic communications to certain credit union members, the composition of the board of directors, assessment of fees for examination and supervision, limited negotiated disclosures of certain confidential information, treatment of ownership shares, and superintendent management authority, and making penalties applicable. 2-14-12 Subcommittee assigned, Iverson, Kressig, and Paustian. H.J. 267. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2340)
HSB 631 A study bill relating to security interests in farm products, providing for fees and their expenditure, and including contingent applicability provisions. 2-15-12 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Muhlbauer, and Paustian. H.J. 279.
HSB 635 A study bill relating to matters under the purview of the banking division of the department of commerce, and including effective date provisions. 2-15-12 Subcommittee assigned, J. Smith, Baltimore, and Quirk. H.J. 279. (See Cmte. Bill HF 2372)
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