The bill has been dubbed “Kadyn’s Law” by Kadyn’s family and friends who have lobbied legislators for tougher penalties on those who illegally pass stopped school buses.
Kadyn Halverson was killed in May of 2011 after a driver illegally passed a stopped school bus. The bill passed both the Iowa House and Iowa Senate unanimously.
The following bill signing is open to the public and media:
Friday, March 16, 2012, 11 a.m.
Gov. Branstad signs “Kadyn’s Law” at Kadyn Halverson’s elementary school
Northwood Elementary School – Gymnasium
1200 1st Avenue North