DES MOINES – Gov. Terry Branstad signed the following bills into law:
House File 2118: an Act concerning reports of financial irregularities filed by the state auditor with a county attorney. This bill passed the Iowa House 98-0 on February 10, 2016 and the Iowa Senate 49-0 on February 22, 2016.
House File 2271: an Act relating to the criminal offense of identity theft and providing penalties. This bill passed the Iowa House 96-0 on February 24, 2016 and the Iowa Senate 48-0 on February 29, 2016.
House File 2277: an Act relating to utility facilities of electric transmission owners within public road rights-of-way. This bill passed the Iowa House 94-2 on February 24, 2016 and the Iowa Senate 48-0 on February 25, 2016.