General Assembly: 81 (2006 Regular GA) - Chapter 1008 - Criminal and child and dependent adult abuse record checks — nursing education programs


Published: 2006-03-21

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for services. The defendant or the defendant’s attorney may file with the presentence investi- gation report, a denial or refutation of the allegations, or both, contained in the report. The denial or refutation shall be included in the report. If the person is sentenced for an offense which requires registration under chapter 692A, the court shall release the report by ordinary or electronic mail to the department.

Approved March 21, 2006

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CH. 1008CH. 1008

CHAPTER 1008

CRIMINAL AND CHILD AND DEPENDENT ADULT ABUSE RECORD CHECKS — NURSING EDUCATION PROGRAMS

H.F. 2464

ANACT authorizing an approvednursing educationprogram to initiate criminal and child and dependent adult abuse record checks of students and prospective students regarding the students’ involvement with the clinical education component of the program.

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

Section 1. Section 152.5, Code 2005, is amended by adding the following new subsection: NEW SUBSECTION. 3. a. For the purposes of this subsection: (1) “Nursing program”means a nursing program that is approved by the board pursuant to

subsection 1 or 2. (2) “Student”means a person applying for, enrolled in, or returning to the clinical education

component of a nursing program. b. A nursing programmay access the single contact repository established pursuant to sec-

tion 135C.33 as necessary for the nursing program to initiate record checks of students. c. A nursing program shall request that the department of public safety perform a criminal

history check and the department of human services performchild and dependent adult abuse record checks in this state on the nursing program’s students. d. If a student has a criminal record or a record of founded child or dependent adult abuse,

upon request of the nursing program, the department of human services shall performan eval- uation to determine whether the record warrants prohibition of the person’s involvement in a clinical education component of a nursing program involving children or dependent adults. The department of human services shall utilize the criteria provided in section 135C.33 in per- forming the evaluation and shall report the results of the evaluation to the nursing program. The department of human services has final authority in determining whether prohibition of the person’s involvement in a clinical education component is warranted.

Sec. 2. Section 235A.15, subsection 2, paragraph c, Code Supplement 2005, is amended by adding the following new subparagraph: NEW SUBPARAGRAPH. (14) A nursing program that is approved by the state board of

nursingunder section 152.5, if the data relates to a record checkperformedpursuant to section 152.5.

Sec. 3. Section 235B.6, subsection 2, paragraph e, Code Supplement 2005, is amended by adding the following new subparagraph: NEW SUBPARAGRAPH. (12) A nursing program that is approved by the state board of

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nursing under section 152.5, if the information relates to a record check performed pursuant to section 152.5.

Approved March 21, 2006

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CH. 1009CH. 1009

CHAPTER 1009

ENTERPRISE ZONES — ELIGIBLE BUSINESSES — LOCATION

S.F. 2147

ANACT relating to the requirement of location as an eligibility criterion for businesses under the enterprise zone program and providing an effective date.

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

Section 1. Section 15E.193, subsection 1, unnumbered paragraph 1, Code 2005, is amend- ed to read as follows: A business which is or will be located, in whole or in part, in an enterprise zone is eligible

to receive incentives and assistance under this division if the business has not closed or re- duced its operation in one area of the state and relocated substantially the same operation into the enterprise zone and if the business meets all of the following:

Sec. 2. Section 15E.193, subsection 1, Code 2005, is amended by adding the following new paragraph: NEW PARAGRAPH. f. If the business is only partially located in an enterprise zone, the

business must be located on contiguous land.

Sec. 3. EFFECTIVEDATE. This Act, being deemed of immediate importance, takes effect upon enactment.

Approved March 22, 2006

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CH. 1010CH. 1010

CHAPTER 1010

NONSUBSTANTIVE CODE CORRECTIONS

H.F. 2543

AN ACT relating to nonsubstantive Code corrections and including effective and retroactive applicability date provisions.

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

Section 1. Section 2.1, Code 2005, is amended to read as follows: 2.1 SESSIONS — PLACE. The sessions of thegeneral assembly shall beheld annually at the seat of government, unless