General Assembly: 83 (2009 Regular GA) - Chapter 137 - Regulation of on-premises consumption of alcoholic beverages — premises occupancy rates

Published: 2009-05-22

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propriate staff in the agencies concerning each agency’s procedures involving dependent adults, and to build awareness concerning dependent adults and reporting of dependent adult abuse.

Sec. 10. Section 249A.7, Code 2009, is amended by adding the following new unnumbered paragraph: NEW UNNUMBERED PARAGRAPH. A Medicaid fraud account is created in the general

fund of the state under the authority of the department of inspections and appeals. Moneys from penalties and other amounts received as a result of prosecutions involving the depart- ment of inspections and appeals investigations and audits to ensure compliancewith themedi- cal assistance program that are not credited to the program may be credited to the account. Notwithstanding sections 8.33 and 8.39,moneys credited to the account shall not revert to any other account or fund and are not subject to transfer except as specifically provided by law. Moneys in the fund shall be used for costs associated with the department of inspections and appeals’ efforts to addressmedical assistance program fraud and abuse and for costs incurred by the department of inspections and appeals or other agencies in providing regulation, re- sponding to allegations, or other activity involving chapter 135O. The department of inspec- tions and appeals and other agencies receiving moneys from the account shall provide a joint annual report to the governor and general assembly detailing the expenditures from the ac- count and activities performed relating to the expenditures. This unnumbered paragraph is repealed on July 1, 2012.

Sec. 11. MEDICAID FRAUD ACCOUNT. There is appropriated from the Medicaid fraud account created in this Act to the department of inspections and appeals for the fiscal year be- ginning July 1, 2009, and ending June 30, 2010, the amount necessary for the state financial match requirement formeeting the federalmandates connectedwith the department’sMedic- aid fraud and abuse activities, and the amount necessary to cover costs incurred by the depart- ment or other agencies in providing regulation, responding to allegations, or other activity in- volving chapter 135O.

Approved May 22, 2009


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AN ACT requiring notification of occupancy rates for certain premises licensed to permit on- premises consumption of alcohol.

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

Section 1. Section 123.32, Code 2009, is amended by adding the following new subsection: NEWSUBSECTION. 4A. OCCUPANCYRATES. A local authority located in a countywith

a population that exceeds three hundred thousand persons, as a condition of obtaining and holding a license or permit for on-premises consumption, shall require the applicant, licensee, or permittee, to provide, and update if necessary, the occupancy rate of the licensed premises.

Approved May 22, 2009