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Bill requiring random drug testing to receive unemployment benefits introduced

Legislation was introduced Thursday in the Iowa Legislature that would require those receiving unemployment benefits to undergo random drug testing.

The bill was sponsored by Republicans Rich Arnold and Stewart Iverson.

House Floor Action, January 12, 2012:

The House convened at 8:32 a.m.

Prayer offered by Deacon Jim Obradovich of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Des Moines

Pledge of Allegiance led by Carter Bell, Minority Leader’s Page from Waukee

Introduction of Bills:

HF 2029 – HF 2038


Democrats will caucus immediately upon adjournment in Room 305

Republicans will caucus immediately upon adjournment in the Supreme Court Chamber

The House adjourned at 8:38 a.m. until Friday, January 13, 2011, at 10:00 a.m.


Senate Floor Action, January 12, 2012

The Senate convened at 9:07 a.m.


Pledge of Allegiance

The Journal of Wednesday, January 11, 2012, was approved.

The Senate adjourned at 9:12 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. on Friday, January 13, 2012.

Democrats and Republicans will caucus.




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