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Governor Branstad


Gov. Branstad signs 10 bills into law

April 19, 2012

Gov. Branstad today signed the following legislation into law:

House File 2399: An Act relating to scrap metal transactions, prohibiting certain sales, and providing penalities.

House File 2467: An Act relating to the regulations of snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles, and watercraft by the Department of Natural Resources, establishing fees, and making penalties applicable.

Senate File 2112: An Act relating to transportation, including by providing for the registration and titling of military vehicles and allowing a veteran to request that the veteran’s driver’s license or nonoperator’s identification card be marked with the word “veteran” to indicate veteran status and allowing the Commission of Veterans Affairs to allocate certain funds.

Senate File 2158: An Act relating to reimbursement of speech pathology services under the medical assistance program.

Senate File 2216: An Act relating to apportioned registration of commercial motor vehicles under the international registration plan, and including implementation provisions.

Senate File 2217: An Act relating to flood mitigation by establishing a flood mitigation program, establishing a flood mitigation board, authorizing the use of certain sales tax revenue and other financial assistance for flood mitigation fund, authorizing the issuance of bonds for certain flood mitigation projects, providing for appropriations, and including effective date provisions.

Senate File 2311: An Act revising provisions affecting the administration of the Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, including associated regulations and licensing, as it relates to biofuels, weather and market information, internet publications, soil and water conservation, feed, vaccinations, tuberculosis, brucellosis, classical swing fever, Johne’s disease, treatment for sheep, branding, manufactured articles, grain, pesticides, coal mining, and weights and measures, making penalties applicable, and including applicability provisions.

Senate File 2317: An Act relating to the issuance of hunting, fur dealer, fur harvester, and fishing licenses, providing for fees, and including effective date provisions.

Senate File 2325: An Act relating to the income tax checkoffs for the Child Abuse Prevention Program Fund and the Veterans Trust Fund and Volunteer Fire Fighter Preparedness Fund, and including retroactive applicability provisions.

Senate File 2329: An Act relating to the rebate of state sales tax to the owner or operator of a baseball and softball tournament facility and movie site.


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