LIVE Bills – Bills we are tracking for you that survived the second funnel and can continue to be worked on this session.
Makes changes to sales and use tax refunds.
Requires mixed drinks, wine, liquor, beer, and wine sold by class "C" licensees for off-site consumption be in original, unopened containers.
Changes definition of "low-speed electric bicycle" and modifies regulations related to low-speed electric bicycles.
Establishes a minimum age and training requirements for attendants who control amusement rides.
Prohibits vehicle rental companies from blocking or charging a customer's credit card in excess of the estimated total daily or weekly charges and rental deposits stated in the rental agreement.
Authorizes ABD to grant up to two of each license/permit to a native distillery, beer manufacturer, brewery, or wine manufacturer.
Makes changes to definitions related to amusement concessions and licensing.
Makes provisions related to Manufacturing 4.0, tourism funding, and other IEDA programs.
Places requirements for local government lobbying and contracts.
Waives transfer title fees for snowmobiles and ATVs for surviving spouses.
Makes provisions related to broadband service availability and administration of the empower rural Iowa broadband grant fund.
Eliminates the requirement that a resident snowmobile operator must obtain a user permit to operate a snowmobile on public land, public ice, or a designated snowmobile trail.
Excludes certain COVID-19 related grants from individual and corporate income taxes and allows certain deductions related to the paycheck protection program loan forgiveness.
Repeals individual income tax and increases the state sales and use tax.
Makes changes to promotional play receipts governing gambling games and sports wagering.
Creates the Iowa Agricultural Tourism Promotion Act.
Fully conforms Iowa tax law to federal law regarding money received from the federal paycheck protection program for all taxpayers.
Transfers funds to IEDA from the beer and liquor control fund to more than double IEDA marketing efforts and supports a statewide tourism marketing organization.
Creates a local hotel and motel tax account and board to administer locally imposed taxes.
Requires ABD to provide a renewal fee rebate to holders of an annual license/permit to sell alcoholic beverages for on-premises consumption who renewed in CY2020.
Modifies regulations and requirements relating to advertising devices along highways.
Makes provisions related to renewable fuel.
Mental Health Funding/Backfill Elimination/Triggers/Conservation Summary
Makes several changes to state and local government financing, programs, and operations.
Makes provisions regarding state taxation.
The governor's budget for economic development authority, department of cultural affairs, Iowa finance authority, public employment relations board, and department of workforce development for for FY2021-2022 and FY2022-2023.
The governor's budget on transportation and other infrastructure appropriations for FY2021-2022 and FY2022-2023.
Excludes certain COVID-19 related grants from individual and corporate income taxes.
Modifies current property tax exemption for fairgrounds.
Appropriates funds for transportation services and agencies for fiscal year 2022 (which begins July 1, 2021).
DEAD Bills – Bills we are tracking for you that died. Since this is the first year of two-year General Assembly, these bills all come back to life next January. These bills can also be turned into amendments that get added to other bills, so don’t let up on your advocacy efforts!