Gov. Terry E. Branstad signs seven bills into law

April 28, 2011

Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed the following legislation into law:

House File392: An act relating to professional licensing by making changes to the Iowa plumber, mechanical professional, and contractor licensing act and including effective date provisions.

House File 597: An act creating new procedures for external review of health care coverage decisions by health carriers and including transition and applicability provisions.

Senate File 236: An act relating to public safety including the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy Council, the State Fire Service and Emergency Response Council, the State Building Code Commissioner, fingerprint records, disposition records, the sex offender registry, and access to deferred judgment docket records.

Senate File 397: An act creating a criminal offense for impersonating a decorated military veteran and providing penalties.

Senate File 407: An act relating to counties and other regulated entities and the permitting and enforcement powers of the Department of Natural Resources in relation to the inspection and construction of certain sewage disposal systems and authorizing penalties

Senate File 482: An act relating to requirements of the Department of Human Services involving individuals and families and including effective date provisions.

Senate File 521: An act relating to the administration of the property rehabilitation tax credit program by the Department of Cultural Affairs and including retroactive applicability provisions.