General Assembly: 74 (1992 Regular GA) - Chapter 1122 - Handicapped parking violations


Published: 1992-04-22

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163 LA WS OF THE SEVENTY -FOURTH G.A., 1992 SESSION

CHAPTER 1121 DENTISTRY

H.F.2389

AN ACT relating to professions regulated by the board of dental examiners.

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

CH. 1122

Section 1. NEW SECTION. 153.15A DENTAL HYGIENISTS - LICENSE REQUIRE- MENTS, LICENSE RENEWAL.

1. In addition to requirements adopted by rule by the board, in order to obtain a license as a dental hygienist, an applicant shall present evidence to the board of both of the following:

a. That the applicant possesses a degree or certificate of graduation from a college, univer- sity, or institution of higher education, accredited by a national agency recognized by the council on postsecondary accreditation or the United States department of education, in a program of dental hygiene with a minimum of two academic years of curriculum.

b. That the applicant possesses a valid certificate in a nationally recognized course in cardi- opulmonary resuscitation.

2. In order to renew a license as a dental hygienist, a licensee shall furnish evidence of valid annual certification for cardiopulmonary resuscitation which shall be credited toward the licen- see's continuing education requirement.

Sec. 2. Section 153.33, Code 1991, is amended by adding the following new subsection: NEW SUBSECTION. 6. To adopt rules regarding infection control in dental practice which

are consistent with standards of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, 29 U.S.C. § 651-678, and recommendations of the centers for disease control.

Approved April 22, 1992

CHAPTER 1122 HANDICAPPED PARKING VIOLATIONS

H.F.2408

AN ACT increasing the penalty for improper use of a handicapped identification device.

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

Section 1. Section 321.236, subsection 1, paragraph a, Code 1991, is amended to read as follows:

a. May be charged and collected upon a simple notice of a fine payable to the city clerk or clerk of the district court, if authorized by ordinance. The fine shall not exceed five dollars except for snow route parking violations in which case the fine shall not exceed twenty-five dollars. The fine may be increased up to ten dollars if the parking violation is not paid within thirty days of the date upon which the violation occurred, if authorized by ordinance. Viola- tions of section 321L.4, subsection 2, may be charged and collected upon a simple notice of a twenty five fifty dollar fine payable to the city clerk or clerk of the district court, if autho- rized by ordinance. No costs or other charges shall be assessed. All fines collected by a city pursuant to this paragraph shall be retained by the city and all fines collected by a county pursuant to this paragraph shall be retained by the county.

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Sec. 2. Section 321LA, subsection 2, Code 1991, is amended to read as follows: 2. The use of a handicapped parking space, located on either public or private property as

provided in sections 321L.5 and 321L.6, by a motor vehicle not displaying a handicapped iden- tification device; by a motor vehicle displaying such a device but not being used by a handi- capped person, as an operator or passenger; or by a motor vehicle in violation of the rules adopted by the department under section 321L.8, constitutes improper use of a handicapped identification device which is a misdemeanor for which a fine shall be imposed upon the owner, operator, or lessee of the motor vehicle or the purchaser of the handicapped identification device. The fine for each violation shall be twenty five fifty dollars. Proof of conviction of two or more violations involving improper use of a handicapped identification device is grounds for revocation by the court or the department of the holder's privilege to possess or use the device.

Sec. 3. Section 805.8, subsection 2, paragraph a, Code 1991, is amended to read as follows: a. For parking violations under sections 321.236, 321.239, 321.358, 321.360, and 321.361, the

scheduled fine is five dollars. The scheduled fine for a parking violation of section 321.236 increases in an amount up to ten dollars, as authorized by ordinance pursuant to section 321.236, subsection 1, paragraph "a", if the parking violation is not paid within thirty days of the date upon which the violation occurred. For purposes of calculating the unsecured appearance bond required under section 805.6, the scheduled fine shall be five dollars. However, violations charged by a city or county upon simple notice of a fine instead of a uniform citation and com- plaint as permitted by section 321.236, subsection 1, paragraph "a", are not scheduled viola- tions, and this section shall not apply to any offense charged in that manner. For a parking violation under section 111.38 or 321.362 the scheduled fine is ten dollars. For a parking viola- tion under section 321LA, subsection 2, the scheduled fine is twenty five fifty dollars.

Approved April 22, 1992

CHAPTER 1123 STATE MANDATES

H.F.2463

AN ACT relating to state mandates.

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

Section 1. Section 25B.3, subsection 2, Code 1991, is amended to read as follows: 2. "State mandate" means a statutory requirement enaeted after Janl:laFY l-;-l984,- or appropri-

ation which requires a political subdivision of the state to establish, expand, or modify its activi- ties in a manner which necessitates additional annual expenditures of local revenue of at least one hundred thousand dollars, or additional e;q>enditures of local revenue within five years of enactment of five hundred thousand dollars or more, excluding an order issued by a court of this state.

Sec. 2. Section 25B.5, Code 1991, is amended to read as follows: 25B.5 ESTIMATION - PROCEDURES. 1. When a bill or joint resolution is requested, the legislative service bureau shall make an

initial determination of whether the bill or joint resolution will may impose a state mandate. If a state mandate is may be included, the that fact shall be included in the explanation of the bill or joint resolution.

2. If a bill or joint resolution eontains may include a state mandate, a copy of the prepared draft shall be sent to the legislative fiscal bureau which shall determine !! the bill or joint