General Assembly: 77 (1998 Regular GA) - Chapter 1055 - Telecommunications and electric cabling revolving fund and art restoration and preservation revolving fund


Published: 1998-04-06

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CH.I054 LAWS OF THE SEVENTY-SEVENTH GA, 1998 SESSION

CHAPTER 1054 PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS - REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSURE

S.F.231O

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AN ACT relating to professional engineering licensure requirements for applicants with certain educational qualifications.

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

Section 1. Section 542B.14, subsection 1, paragraph a, Code 1997, is amended by adding the following new subparagraph:

NEW SUBPARAGRAPH. (4) For applicants who obtained an associate of science de- gree or a more advanced degree between July 1, 1983, and June 30, 1988, in lieu of compli- ance with subparagraph (1), the board shall only require compliance with the provisions of subparagraph (3) with regard to areas of study and practical experience. Applicants quali- fying under this subparagraph must meet the requirements of paragraph "b", by June 30, 2001.

Approved April 6, 1998

CHAPTER 1055 TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ELECTRIC CABLING REVOLVING FUND AND ART

RESTORATION AND PRESERVATION REVOLVING FUND S.F.2356

AN ACT relating to revolving funds to be administered by the department of general services and providing for funding for the revolving funds.

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

Section 1. Section 18.12, subsection 8, paragraph a, Code 1997, is amended to read as follows:

a. The director may dispose of unfit or unnecessary personal property by sale. Proceeds from the sale of personal property shall be deposited in the general fund of the state. How- ever, in lieu of depositing in the general fund of the state, the director may deposit the receipts from the sale of personal property located on the state capitol complex, except receipts from the sale of motor vehicles or printing equipment. in the art restoration and preservation revolving fund created in section 18.16B.

Sec. 2. NEW SECTION. 18.l6A TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ELECTRIC CABLING REVOLVING FUND.

A telecommunications and electric cabling revolving fund is created in the state treasury. The revolving fund shall be administered by the department and shall consist of moneys appropriated by the general assembly and any other moneys obtained or accepted by the department for deposit in the revolving fund. The proceeds of the revolving fund shall be used by the department for purposes as may be necessary to provide for appropriate telecom- munications and electric cabling, planning cabling layouts, and locating, relocating, in- stalling, or removing telecommunications and electric cable including peripheral equip- ment on the state capitol complex. The department shall submit an annual report not later

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than January 31, to the members of the general assembly and the legislative fiscal bureau, of the activities and expenditures funded from the revolving fund during the preceding fiscal year. Section 8.33 does not apply to any moneys in the revolving fund and, notwithstanding section 12C.7, subsection 2, earnings or interest on moneys deposited in the revolving fund shall be credited to the revolving fund.

Sec. 3. NEW SECTION. 18.16B ARTRESTORATIONANDPRESERVATIONREVOLV- INGFUND.

An art restoration and preservation revolving fund is created in the state treasury. The revolving fund shall be administered by the department and shall consist of any moneys appropriated by the general assembly, the receipts from the sale of certain personal property located on the state capitol complex, and any other moneys obtained or accepted by the department for deposit in the revolving fund. The proceeds of the revolving fund shall be used as determined by the department for the restoration, preservation, rehabilitation, or enhancement of art and artifacts of historical or cultural significance or artistic value lo- cated in public areas of the state capitol building. The department shall submit an annual report not later than January 31, to the members of the general assembly and the legislative fiscal bureau, of the activities and expenditures funded from the revolving fund during the preceding fiscal year. Section 8.33 does not apply to any moneys in the revolving fund and, notwithstanding section 12C.7, subsection 2, earnings or interest on moneys deposited in the revolving fund shall be credited to the revolving fund.

Approved April 6, 1998

CHAPTER 1056 INFECTIOUS AND CONTAGIOUS DISEASES AMONG LIVESTOCK

S.F.2371

AN ACT relating to infectious and contagious diseases affecting livestock and providing penalties.

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

Section 1. NEW SECTION. 163.6 SLAUGHTER FACILITIES - BLOOD SAMPLES. 1. As used in this section, unless the context otherwise requires: a. "Department" means the department of agriculture and land stewardship or the United

States department of agriculture. b. "Slaughtering establishment" means a person engaged in the business of slaughtering

animals, if the person is an establishment subject to the provisions of chapter 189A which slaughters animals for meat food products as defined in section 189A.2.

2. The department may require that samples of blood be collected from animals at a slaughtering establishment in order to determine if the animals are infected with an infec- tious or contagious disease, according to rules adopted by the department of agriculture and land stewardship. Upon approval by the department, the collection shall be performed by either of the following:

a. A slaughtering establishment under an agreement executed by the department and the slaughtering establishment.

b. A person authorized by the department.