General Assembly: 88 (2019 Regular GA) - Chapter 136 - Appropriations — administration and regulation


Published: 2019-05-13

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CHAPTER 136 APPROPRIATIONS — ADMINISTRATION AND REGULATION

H.F. 759

AN ACT relating to and making appropriations and related statutory changes involving certain state departments, agencies, funds, and certain other entities, providing for regulatory authority, and other properly related matters.

Be It Enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Iowa:

DIVISION I FY 2019-2020

Section 1. DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES. 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the department of

administrative services for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 3,616,936 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 47.62 b. For the payment of utility costs, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent

positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 3,524,611 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 1.00 Notwithstanding section 8.33, any excess moneys appropriated for utility costs in this

lettered paragraph shall not revert to the general fund of the state at the end of the fiscal year but shall remain available for expenditure for the purposes of this lettered paragraph during the succeeding fiscal year. c. For Terrace Hill operations, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent

positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 418,200 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 5.07 d. For establishing a listing of real property owned or leased by the state as required in the

annual report submitted to the general assembly pursuant to section 8A.111, subsection 12, and for salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes: .......................................................................................................................... $ 50,000 2. Any moneys and premiums collected by the department for workers’ compensation

shall be segregated into a separate workers’ compensation fund in the state treasury to be used for payment of state employees’ workers’ compensation claims and administrative costs. Notwithstanding section 8.33, unencumbered or unobligated moneys remaining in this workers’ compensation fund at the end of the fiscal year shall not revert but shall be available for expenditure for purposes of the fund for subsequent fiscal years. 3. The department shall conduct a study regarding the feasibility, timeline, and costs of

developing and maintaining a searchable database available on the department’s internet site containing a listing, updated annually, of real property owned or leased by the state. Real property listed in the searchable database shall be listed by location and searchable by county, address, and any other method deemed beneficial to the public. If real property listed in the searchable database is leased by the state, the searchable database shall also include the rental or lease costs of such real property. The department shall submit its findings and recommendations in a report to the general assembly and to the chairpersons and ranking members of the senate and house committees on appropriations by December 31, 2019.

Sec. 2. REVOLVING FUNDS. There is appropriated to the department of administrative services for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, from the revolving funds designated in chapter 8A and from internal service funds created by the

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department such amounts as the department deems necessary for the operation of the department consistent with the requirements of chapter 8A.

Sec. 3. STATE EMPLOYEE HEALTH INSURANCE ADMINISTRATION CHARGE. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the monthly per contract administrative charge which may be assessed by the department of administrative services shall be $2 per contract on all health insurance plans administered by the department.

Sec. 4. AUDITOR OF STATE. 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the office of the auditor of state

for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 986,193 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 103.00 2. The auditor of state may retain additional full-time equivalent positions as is reasonable

and necessary to perform governmental subdivision audits which are reimbursable pursuant to section 11.20 or 11.21, to perform audits which are requested by and reimbursable from the federal government, and to perform work requested by and reimbursable from departments or agencies pursuant to section 11.5A or 11.5B. The auditor of state shall notify the department of management, the legislative fiscal committee, and the legislative services agency of the additional full-time equivalent positions retained. 3. The auditor of state shall allocate moneys from the appropriation in this section solely

for audit work related to the comprehensive annual financial report, federally required audits, and investigations of embezzlement, theft, or other significant financial irregularities until the audit of the comprehensive annual financial report is complete.

Sec. 5. IOWA ETHICS AND CAMPAIGN DISCLOSURE BOARD. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the Iowa ethics and campaign disclosure board for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 666,001 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 7.00

Sec. 6. OFFICE OF THE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER. 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the office of the chief

information officer for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For deposit in the connecting Iowa farms, schools, and communities broadband grant fund

established under section 8B.11 for a broadband grant program; and for salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes: .......................................................................................................................... $ 5,000,000 2. There is appropriated to the office of the chief information officer for the fiscal year

beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, from the revolving funds designated in chapter 8B and from internal service funds created by the office such amounts as the office deems necessary for the operation of the office consistent with the requirements of chapter 8B. 3. a. Notwithstanding section 321A.3, subsection 1, for the fiscal year beginning July

1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the first $750,000 collected and transferred to the treasurer of state with respect to the fees for transactions involving the furnishing of a certified abstract of a vehicle operating record under section 321A.3, subsection 1, shall be transferred to the IowAccess revolving fund created in section 8B.33 for the purposes of developing, implementing, maintaining, and expanding electronic access to government records as provided by law.

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b. All fees collected with respect to transactions involving IowAccess shall be deposited in the IowAccess revolving fund created under section 8B.33 and shall be used only for the support of IowAccess projects.

Sec. 7. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE. 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the department of commerce

for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: a. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 1,019,556 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 17.25 b. PROFESSIONAL LICENSING AND REGULATION BUREAU For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 370,263 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 10.00 2. There is appropriated from the department of commerce revolving fund created in

section 546.12 to the department of commerce for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: a. BANKING DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 11,145,778 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 80.00 b. CREDIT UNION DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,204,256 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 15.00 c. INSURANCE DIVISION (1) For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 5,705,889 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 119.50 (2) From the full-time equivalent positions authorized in this paragraph, the insurance

division shall use 2.00 full-time equivalent positions to hire two fraud investigators. (3) Except as provided in subparagraph (2), the insurance division may reallocate

authorized full-time equivalent positions as necessary to respond to accreditation recommendations or requirements. (4) The insurance division expenditures for examination purposes may exceed the

projected receipts, refunds, and reimbursements, estimated pursuant to section 505.7, subsection 7, including the expenditures for retention of additional personnel, if the expenditures are fully reimbursable and the division first does both of the following: (a) Notifies the department of management, the legislative services agency, and the

legislative fiscal committee of the need for the expenditures. (b) Files with each of the entities named in subparagraph division (a) the legislative and

regulatory justification for the expenditures, along with an estimate of the expenditures. d. UTILITIES DIVISION (1) For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 8,732,098 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 70.00 (2) The utilities division may expend additional moneys, including moneys for additional

personnel, if those additional expenditures are actual expenses which exceed the moneys

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budgeted for utility regulation and the expenditures are fully reimbursable. Before the division expends or encumbers an amount in excess of the moneys budgeted for regulation, the division shall first do both of the following: (a) Notify the department of management, the legislative services agency, and the

legislative fiscal committee of the need for the expenditures. (b) File with each of the entities named in subparagraph division (a) the legislative and

regulatory justification for the expenditures, along with an estimate of the expenditures. 3. CHARGES. Each division and the office of consumer advocate shall include in its

charges assessed or revenues generated an amount sufficient to cover the amount stated in its appropriation and any state-assessed indirect costs determined by the department of administrative services.

Sec. 8. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE — PROFESSIONAL LICENSING AND REGULATION BUREAU. There is appropriated from the housing trust fund created pursuant to section 16.181, to the bureau of professional licensing and regulation of the banking division of the department of commerce for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:

.......................................................................................................................... $ 62,317

Sec. 9. GOVERNOR AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the offices of the governor and the lieutenant governor for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 1. GENERAL OFFICE For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,303,954 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 21.00 2. TERRACE HILL QUARTERS For the governor’s quarters at Terrace Hill, including salaries, support, maintenance, and

miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 140,070 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 1.93

Sec. 10. GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF DRUG CONTROL POLICY. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the governor’s office of drug control policy for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, including statewide

coordination of the drug abuse resistance education (D.A.R.E.) programs or similar programs, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 238,147 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 4.00

Sec. 11. DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RIGHTS. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the department of human rights for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 1. CENTRAL ADMINISTRATION DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 210,075 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 5.50 2. COMMUNITY ADVOCACY AND SERVICES DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions:

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.......................................................................................................................... $ 956,894

................................................................................................................... FTEs 6.33

Sec. 12. DEPARTMENT OF INSPECTIONS AND APPEALS. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the department of inspections and appeals for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 1. ADMINISTRATION DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 511,580 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 10.65 2. ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS DIVISION For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 625,827 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 23.00 3. INVESTIGATIONS DIVISION a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,471,791 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 53.00 b. By December 1, 2019, the department, in coordination with the investigations division,

shall submit a report to the general assembly concerning the division’s activities relative to fraud in public assistance programs for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2018, and ending June 30, 2019. The report shall include but is not limited to a summary of the number of cases investigated, case outcomes, overpayment dollars identified, amount of cost avoidance, and actual dollars recovered. 4. HEALTH FACILITIES DIVISION a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 4,734,682 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 112.00 b. The department shall, in coordination with the health facilities division, make the

following information available to the public as part of the department’s development efforts to revise the department’s internet site: (1) The number of inspections conducted by the division annually by type of service

provider and type of inspection. (2) The total annual operations budget for the division, including general fund

appropriations and federal contract dollars received by type of service provider inspected. (3) The total number of full-time equivalent positions in the division, to include the number

of full-time equivalent positions serving in a supervisory capacity, and serving as surveyors, inspectors, or monitors in the field by type of service provider inspected. (4) Identification of state and federal survey trends, cited regulations, the scope and

severity of deficiencies identified, and federal and state fines assessed and collected concerning nursing and assisted living facilities and programs. c. It is the intent of the general assembly that the department and division continuously

solicit input from facilities regulated by the division to assess and improve the division’s level of collaboration and to identify new opportunities for cooperation. 5. EMPLOYMENT APPEAL BOARD a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 38,912 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 11.00 b. The employment appeal board shall be reimbursed by the labor services division of the

department of workforce development for all costs associated with hearings conducted under chapter 91C, related to contractor registration. The board may expend, in addition to the

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amount appropriated under this subsection, additional amounts as are directly billable to the labor services division under this subsection and to retain the additional full-time equivalent positions as needed to conduct hearings required pursuant to chapter 91C. 6. CHILD ADVOCACY BOARD a. For foster care review and the court appointed special advocate program, including

salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,570,605 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 30.00 b. The department of human services, in coordination with the child advocacy board and

the department of inspections and appeals, shall submit an application for funding available pursuant to Tit. IV-E of the federal Social Security Act for claims for child advocacy board administrative review costs. c. The court appointed special advocate program shall investigate and develop

opportunities for expanding fund-raising for the program. d. Administrative costs charged by the department of inspections and appeals for items

funded under this subsection shall not exceed 4 percent of the amount appropriated in this subsection. 7. FOOD AND CONSUMER SAFETY For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 574,819 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 32.40 8. APPROPRIATION REALLOCATION. Notwithstanding section 8.39, the department of

inspections and appeals, in consultation with the department of management, may reallocate moneys appropriated in this section as necessary to best fulfill the needs of the department provided for in the appropriation. However, the department of inspections and appeals shall not reallocate moneys appropriated to the child advocacy board in this section.

Sec. 13. DEPARTMENT OF INSPECTIONS AND APPEALS — LICENSE OR REGISTRATION FEES. 1. For the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the department of

inspections and appeals shall collect any license or registration fees or electronic transaction fees generated during the fiscal year as a result of licensing and registration activities under chapters 99B, 137C, 137D, and 137F. 2. From the fees collected by the department under this section on behalf of a municipal

corporation with which the department has an agreement pursuant to section 137F.3, through a statewide electronic licensing system operated by the department, notwithstanding section 137F.6, subsection 2, the department shall remit the amount of those fees to the municipal corporation for whom the fees were collected less any electronic transaction fees collected by the department to enable electronic payment. 3. From the fees collected by the department under this section, other than those fees

described in subsection 2, the department shall deposit the amount of $800,000 into the general fund of the state prior to June 30, 2020. 4. From the fees collected by the department under this section, other than those fees

described in subsections 2 and 3, the department shall retain the remainder of the fees for the purposes of enforcing the provisions of chapters 99B, 137C, 137D, and 137F. Notwithstanding section 8.33, moneys retained by the department pursuant to this subsection that remain unencumbered or unobligated at the end of the fiscal year shall not revert but shall remain available for expenditure for the purposes of enforcing the provisions of chapters 99B, 137C, 137D, and 137F during the succeeding fiscal year. The department shall provide an annual report to the department of management and the legislative services agency on fees billed and collected and expenditures from the moneys retained by the department in a format as determined by the department of management in consultation with the legislative services agency.

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Sec. 14. RACING AND GAMING COMMISSION — RACING AND GAMING REGULATION. There is appropriated from the gaming regulatory revolving fund established in section 99F.20 to the racing and gaming commission of the department of inspections and appeals for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 1. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes for regulation,

administration, and enforcement of pari-mutuel racetracks, excursion boat gambling, and gambling structure laws, and website construction and maintenance for conducting regulation as required by 2018 Iowa Acts, chapter 1099, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 6,492,010 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 50.70 2. In addition to the moneys appropriated and full-time equivalent positions authorized

in subsection 1, and contingent on the enactment of 2019 Iowa Acts, Senate File 617, 1 the racing and gaming commission of the department of inspections and appeals is appropriated an additional $275,000 and is authorized an additional 3.00 full-time equivalent positions to assist in implementing the provisions of 2019 Iowa Acts, Senate File 617, 2 if enacted.

Sec. 15. ROADUSE TAX FUNDAPPROPRIATION—DEPARTMENTOF INSPECTIONS AND APPEALS. There is appropriated from the road use tax fund created in section 312.1 to the administrative hearings division of the department of inspections and appeals for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:

.......................................................................................................................... $ 1,623,897

Sec. 16. DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the department of management for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 1. For enterprise resource planning, providing for a salary model administrator,

conducting performance audits, and the department’s LEAN process; for salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes; and for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,652,389 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 21.00 2. a. For distribution of moneys to other governmental entities for the payment of rate

adjustments established by the office of the chief information officer; and for salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes: .......................................................................................................................... $ 1,300,751 b. Moneys appropriated in this subsection shall be separately accounted for in a

distribution account and shall be distributed to other governmental entities to pay for rate adjustments established by the office of the chief information officer related to the overpayment of federal funds for information technology services. The department of management may reduce the amount of moneys to be distributed to another governmental entity for the payment of rate adjustments under this subsection if the amount to be distributed is less than the amount currently paid by the governmental entity for such rates. In addition to moneys appropriated in this subsection, rate adjustments may also be funded using unencumbered and unobligated moneys remaining in the department of commerce revolving fund created in section 546.12, the primary road fund created in section 313.3, the road use tax fund created in section 312.1, the fish and game protection fund created in section 456A.17, the Iowa public employees’ retirement fund created in section 97B.7, or any other departmental revolving, trust, or special fund for which the general assembly has not made an operating budget appropriation, as determined by the department of management.

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The department of management shall transmit financial statements to the legislative services agency regarding distributions of moneys provided to other governmental entities for the payment of rate adjustments pursuant to this subsection. The statements shall indicate the amount of the distributions and the dates on which the distributions are provided.

Sec. 17. ROAD USE TAX FUND APPROPRIATION — DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT. There is appropriated from the road use tax fund created in section 312.1 to the department of management for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:

.......................................................................................................................... $ 56,000

Sec. 18. IOWA PUBLIC INFORMATION BOARD. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the Iowa public information board for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 339,343 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 3.00

Sec. 19. DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE. 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the department of revenue

for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 15,474,482 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 160.34 b. For technology upgrades to the department’s primary processing systems, and for

salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes: .......................................................................................................................... $ 1,070,460 2. From the moneys appropriated in subsection 1, paragraph “a”, the department shall use

$400,000 to pay the direct costs of compliance related to the collection and distribution of local sales and services taxes imposed pursuant to chapters 423B and 423E. 3. The director of revenue shall prepare and issue a state appraisal manual and the

revisions to the state appraisal manual as provided in section 421.17, subsection 17, without cost to a city or county.

Sec. 20. MOTOR VEHICLE FUEL TAX FUND APPROPRIATION. There is appropriated from the motor vehicle fuel tax fund created pursuant to section 452A.77 to the department of revenue for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for administration

and enforcement of the provisions of chapter 452A and the motor vehicle fuel tax program: .......................................................................................................................... $ 1,305,775

Sec. 21. SECRETARY OF STATE. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the office of the secretary of state for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amounts, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: 1. ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS a. For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than

the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,109,755 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 16.00

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b. The state department or agency that provides data processing services to support voter registration file maintenance and storage shall provide those services without charge. 2. BUSINESS SERVICES For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 1,405,530 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 16.00

Sec. 22. ADDRESS CONFIDENTIALITY PROGRAM REVOLVING FUND APPROPRIATION — SECRETARY OF STATE. There is appropriated from the address confidentiality program revolving fund created in section 9.8 to the office of the secretary of state for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes:

.......................................................................................................................... $ 195,400

Sec. 23. SECRETARY OF STATE FILING FEES REFUND. Notwithstanding the obligation to collect fees pursuant to the provisions of section 489.117, subsection 1, paragraphs “a” and “o”, section 490.122, subsection 1, paragraphs “a” and “s”, and section 504.113, subsection 1, paragraphs “a”, “c”, “d”, “j”, “k”, “l”, and “m”, for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, the secretary of state may refund these fees to the filer pursuant to rules established by the secretary of state. The decision of the secretary of state not to issue a refund under rules established by the secretary of state is final and not subject to review pursuant to chapter 17A.

Sec. 24. TREASURER OF STATE. 1. There is appropriated from the general fund of the state to the office of treasurer of state

for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and miscellaneous purposes, and for not more than the

following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 1,017,442 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 28.80 2. The office of treasurer of state shall supply administrative support for the executive

council.

Sec. 25. ROAD USE TAX FUND APPROPRIATION — OFFICE OF TREASURER OF STATE. There is appropriated from the road use tax fund created in section 312.1 to the office of treasurer of state for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For enterprise resource management costs related to the distribution of road use tax funds:

.......................................................................................................................... $ 93,148

Sec. 26. IPERS — GENERAL OFFICE. There is appropriated from the Iowa public employees’ retirement fund created in section 97B.7 to the Iowa public employees’ retirement system for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the following amount, or so much thereof as is necessary, to be used for the purposes designated: For salaries, support, maintenance, and other operational purposes to pay the costs of the

Iowa public employees’ retirement system, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 17,988,567 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 88.13

Sec. 27. IOWA PRODUCTS. As a condition of receiving an appropriation, any agency appropriated moneys pursuant to this Act shall give first preference when purchasing a product to an Iowa product or a product produced by an Iowa-based business. Second

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preference shall be given to a United States product or a product produced by a business based in the United States.

DIVISION II STANDING APPROPRIATIONS — LIMITATIONS

Sec. 28. LIMITATION OF STANDING APPROPRIATION — FY 2019-2020. Notwithstanding the standing appropriation in the following designated section for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020, the amount appropriated from the general fund of the state pursuant to this section for the following designated purpose shall not exceed the following amount: For the enforcement of chapter 453D relating to tobacco product manufacturers under

section 453D.8: .......................................................................................................................... $ 17,525

DIVISION III SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS

Sec. 29. 2017 Iowa Acts, chapter 171, section 28, subsection 1, paragraph b, as amended by 2018 Iowa Acts, chapter 1164, section 1, is amended to read as follows: b. For the payment of utility costs, and for not more than the following full-time equivalent

positions: .......................................................................................................................... $ 2,899,231

3,356,210 ................................................................................................................... FTEs 1.00 Notwithstanding section 8.33, any excess moneys appropriated for utility costs in this

lettered paragraph shall not revert to the general fund of the state at the end of the fiscal year but shall remain available for expenditure for the purposes of this lettered paragraph during the succeeding fiscal year.

Sec. 30. EFFECTIVE DATE. This division of this Act, being deemed of immediate importance, takes effect upon enactment.

DIVISION IV IOWA CODE CHANGES

Sec. 31. Section 8A.111, Code 2019, is amended by adding the following new subsection: NEWSUBSECTION. 12. ByDecember 31, 2019, and by the same date each year thereafter,

an annual report submitted to the general assembly and to the chairpersons and ranking members of the senate and house committees on appropriations containing a listing of real property owned or leased by the state. The report shall be grouped by county and shall include identifying information for each real property listed, including but not limited to the physical address. If real property is leased by the state, the report shall also include the rental or lease costs of such real property.

Sec. 32. Section 8B.9, Code 2019, is amended by adding the following new subsection: NEW SUBSECTION. 6. Beginning October 1, 2019, a quarterly report regarding the

status of technology upgrades or enhancements for state agencies, submitted to the general assembly and to the chairpersons and ranking members of the senate and house committees on appropriations. The quarterly report shall also include a listing of state agencies coordinating or working with the office and a listing of state agencies not coordinating or working with the office.

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11 CH. 136

Sec. 33. Section 137C.9, subsection 1, paragraph c, Code 2019, is amended to read as follows: c. For a hotel containing more than one hundred one guest rooms or more, one hundred

fifty dollars.

Approved May 13, 2019

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