General Assembly: 79 (2002 Regular GA) - Chapter 1055 - Weapons purchase, possession, and sale — permits — contiguous or adjacent states


Published: 2002-04-01

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98LAWS OF THE SEVENTY−NINTH G.A., 2002 SESSIONCH. 1054

CH. 1054CH. 1054

CHAPTER 1054

STATEWIDE UNDERGROUND FACILITIES NOTIFICATION CENTER  VENDOR CONTRACTS

H.F. 2310

AN ACT relating to vendor contracts for the statewide underground facility notification cen- ter.

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

Section 1.Section 480.3, subsection 1, paragraph a, Code 2001, is amended to read as fol- lows:

a.A statewide notification center is established and shall be organized as a nonprofit corpo- ration pursuant to chapter 504A.

(1)The center shall be governed by a board of directors which shall represent and be elected by operators, excavators, and other persons who participate in the center. The board, with in- put from all interested parties, shall determine the operating procedures and technology need- ed for a single statewide notification center and establish a notification process.

(2)In addition, the board shall either establish a competitive bidding procedure to select a vendor to provide the notification service or retain sufficient and necessary staff to provide the notification service.

(a)If a vendor is selected, the vendor contract shall be for a three-year period, which may be extended upon the approval of the board for a period not exceeding an additional three years. The terms of the agreement for the notification service vendor contract may be modified from time to time by the board, and the agreement vendor. The contract shall be reviewed, with an opportunity to receive new bids, no less frequently than every three years at the end of the term of the contract.

(b)If the board retains staff to provide the notification service, the board, at the board’s dis- cretion, may review the notification service at any time and make a determination to use the competitive bidding procedure to select a vendor.

Approved April 1, 2002

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CH. 1055CH. 1055

CHAPTER 1055

WEAPONS PURCHASE, POSSESSION, AND SALE  PERMITS  CONTIGUOUS OR ADJACENT STATES

H.F. 2363

AN ACT relating to permits for and the possession of weapons and providing penalties.

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

Section 1.Section 724.10, Code 2001, is amended to read as follows: 724.10APPLICATION FOR PERMIT TO CARRY WEAPONS  CRIMINAL HISTORY

CHECK REQUIRED. A person shall not be issued a permit to carry weapons unless the person has completed and

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signed an application on a form to be prescribed and published by the commissioner of public safety. The application shall state the full name, social security number (optional) driver’s li- cense or nonoperator’s identification card number, residence, and age of the applicant, and shall state whether the applicant has ever been convicted of a felony, whether the person is addicted to the use of alcohol or any controlled substance, and whether the person has any history of mental illness or repeated acts of violence. The applicant shall also display an identi- fication card that bears a distinguishing number assigned to the card holder, the full name, date of birth, sex, residence address, and a brief description and colored photograph of the card holder. Upon notification that criminal history data is available but not later than July 1, 1991, the The sheriff shall conduct immediately a criminal history check concerning each applicant by obtaining criminal history data from the department of public safety. A person who knowingly makes a false statement of material fact on the application commits a class D" felony.

Sec. 2.Section 724.17, Code 2001, is amended to read as follows:

724.17APPLICATION FOR ANNUAL PERMIT TO ACQUIRE  CRIMINAL HISTORY CHECK REQUIRED.

The application for an annual permit to acquire pistols or revolvers may be made to the sher- iff of the county of the applicant’s residence and shall be on a form prescribed and published by the commissioner of public safety. The application shall state the full name of the applicant, the social security driver’s license or nonoperator’s identification card number of the appli- cant, the residence of the applicant, and the age of the applicant. The applicant shall also dis- play an identification card that bears a distinguishing number assigned to the cardholder, the full name, date of birth, sex, residence address, and brief description and colored photograph of the cardholder, or other identification as specified by rule of the department of public safety. Upon notification that criminal history data is available but not later than July 1, 1991, the The sheriff shall conduct a criminal history check concerning each applicant by obtaining criminal history data from the department of public safety. A person who knowingly makes a false statement of material fact on the application commits a class D" felony.

Sec. 3.Section 724.19, Code 2001, is amended to read as follows:

724.19ISSUANCE OF ANNUAL PERMIT TO ACQUIRE.

The annual permit to acquire pistols or revolvers shall be issued to the applicant immediately upon completion of the application unless the applicant is disqualified under the provisions of section 724.15 and shall be on a form prescribed and published by the commissioner of pub- lic safety. The permit shall contain the name of the permittee, the social security number of the permittee, the residence of the permittee, and the effective date of the permit.

Sec. 4.Section 724.26, Code 2001, is amended to read as follows:

724.26POSSESSION, RECEIPT, TRANSPORTATION, AND OR DOMINION AND CON- TROL OF FIREARMS AND OFFENSIVE WEAPONS BY FELONS.

A person who is convicted of a felony in a state or federal court, or who is adjudicated delin- quent on the basis of conduct that would constitute a felony if committed by an adult, and who knowingly has under the person’s dominion and control or possession, or1 receives, or trans- ports or causes to be transported a firearm or offensive weapon is guilty of a class D" felony.

Sec. 5.Section 724.24, Code 2001, is repealed.

Approved April 1, 2002

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1See chapter 1175, §94; 2002 Iowa Acts, Second Extraordinary Session, chapter 1003, §243, 262 herein