General Assembly: 81 (2006 Regular GA) - Chapter 1082 - Failure to stop and render aid at motor vehicle accidents — penalties


Published: 2006-04-21

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193 LAWS OF THE EIGHTY-FIRST G.A., 2006 SESSION CH. 1083

CH. 1082CH. 1082

CHAPTER 1082

FAILURE TO STOP AND RENDER AID AT MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS — PENALTIES

H.F. 2398

AN ACT relating to criminal penalties for a driver convicted of failure to stop and render aid at the scene of a motor vehicle accident.

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

Section 1. Section 321.261, Code 2005, is amended by adding the following new subsec- tion: NEWSUBSECTION. 3. Notwithstanding subsection 2, any person failing to stopor to com-

plywith the requirements in subsection 1, in the event of an accident resulting in a serious inju- ry to any person, is guilty upon conviction of an aggravated misdemeanor. For purposes of this section, “serious injury” means as defined in section 702.18.

Sec. 2. Section 321.261, subsection 3, Code 2005, is amended to read as follows: 3. 4. Aperson failing to stop or to complywith the requirements in subsection 1, in the event

of an accident resulting in the death of a person, is guilty upon conviction of an aggravated misdemeanor a class “D” felony.

Sec. 3. Section 902.12, subsection 6, Code 2005, is amended to read as follows: 6. Vehicular homicide in violation of section 707.6A, subsection 1 or 2, if the personwas also

convicted under section 321.261, subsection 3 4, based on the same facts or event that resulted in the conviction under section 707.6A, subsection 1 or 2.

Approved April 21, 2006

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CH. 1083CH. 1083

CHAPTER 1083

WAGE PAYMENT DEPOSIT AND PAYDAY STATEMENT INFORMATION

H.F. 2508

AN ACT relating to direct deposit of wages and creating an exception to the payday informa- tion employers are required to provide each employee under the Iowa wage payment col- lection law and providing for retroactive applicability.

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

Section 1. Section 91A.3, subsection 3, unnumbered paragraph 1, Code Supplement 2005, is amended to read as follows: The wages paid under subsection 1 shall be sent to the employee by mail or be paid at the

employee’s normal place of employment during normal employment hours or at a place and hourmutually agreed upon by the employer and employee, or the employeemay elect to have the wages sent for direct deposit, on or by the regular payday of the employee, into a financial institution designated by the employee. An employer shall not require a current employee to participate in direct deposit. The employer employee hired on or after July 1, 2005, may