2022 ODCP Legislative Update #4

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ODCP Legislative Update

The ODCP Legislative Update is a weekly recap of action in the Iowa Legislature relating to drug control and criminal justice issues, the aim of which is to keep you informed of proposed legislation and any progress it makes toward becoming law.

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The 89th General Assembly

Legislative Update
January 28, 2022

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2022 SESSION TIMETABLE

FEBRUARY 18 Final date for Senate bills and joint resolutions to be reported out of Senate (Friday of the 6th week)** committees and House bills and joint resolutions out of House committees (Joint Rule 20)

FEBRUARY 21 - FEBRUARY 25 Senate considers only Senate bills, joint resolutions, and unfinished business (7th week) House considers only House bills, joint resolutions, and unfinished business (Joint Rule 20)

FEBRUARY 28 - MARCH 11 Debate not limited by rule (8th and 9th weeks)

MARCH 18 Final date for Senate bills and joint resolutions to be reported out of House (Friday of the 10th week)** committees and House bills and joint resolutions out of Senate committees (Joint Rule 20)

MARCH 21 - 25 Senate considers only House bills, joint resolutions, and unfinished business (11th week) House considers only Senate bills, joint resolutions, and unfinished business (Joint Rule 20)

MARCH 28 Only the following bills and resolutions are eligible for consideration: (Joint Rule 20) (Beginning of the 12th week) Bills passed by both Houses Appropriations Bills Ways and Means Bills Government Oversight Bills Legalizing Acts Administrative Rules Review Committee Bills Committee Bills related to delayed or suspended Administrative Rules [Iowa Code Sec. 17A.8(9)] Bills co-sponsored by Majority and Minority Leaders of one House Conference Committee Reports Companion Bills sponsored by Senate and House Majority Leaders Concurrent or Simple Resolutions Joint Resolutions nullifying Administrative Rules Bills on the Veto Calendar (Joint Rule 23) Unfinished Business

APRIL 4 Amendments need not be filed on the day preceding floor debate (Beginning of the 13th week) (House Rule 31.8)

APRIL 19 100th calendar day of the session [Per diem expenses end - Iowa Code Sec. 2.10(1)]

 **The February 18 and March 18 committee deadlines do not apply to Appropriations Bills, Ways and Means Bills, Government Oversight Bills, Legalizing Acts, Administrative Rules Review Committee Bills, Committee Bills related to delayed or suspended Administrative Rules [Iowa Code Sec. 17A.8(9)], Bills co-sponsored by Majority and Minority Leaders of one House, Conference Committee Reports, Companion Bills sponsored by the Majority Leaders of both Houses after consultation with the respective Minority Leaders, Concurrent or Simple Resolutions, and Joint Resolutions nullifying Administrative Rules. Legislative Information Office: 08/10/2021  

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2022 BILLS OF INTEREST

SSB 3003 An Act establishing the mental health professional loan repayment program within the college student aid commission. Introduced 01-12-22. Referred to Education. 

SSB 3011 An Act relating to the penalties for the manufacture, delivery, or possession with the intent to manufacture or deliver heroin. Introduced 01-12-22. Referred to Judiciary.

SSB 3024 An Act relating to the Iowa drug policy coordinator and the Iowa drug policy advisory council. Introduced 01-12-22. Referred to Judiciary. 

SSB 3053 An Act relating to alcoholic beverage control and matters under the purview of the alcoholic beverages division of the department of commerce. Introduced 01-20-22. Referred to State Government. 

SSB 3073 An Act relating to controlled substances, including amending the controlled substance schedules and information collection and reporting requirements under the Iowa prescription monitoring program. Introduced 01-27-22. Referred to Judiciary. 

SF 513 (Formerly SF 395)An Act relating to the confidentiality of certain law enforcement information involving a person experiencing a mental health crisis, substance-related disorder crisis, or housing crisis. Introduced, referred to Judiciary 02-17-21. Passed subcommittee 02-23-21. Passed committee 03-02-21. Assigned subcommittee 01-27-22.

SF 2064 An Act establishing a criminal penalty for violent repeat offenders and providing for risk assessments. Introduced 01-19-22. Referred to Judiciary. Passed subcommittee 01-25-22.

SF 2097 An Act relating to the lookback period for prior operating-while-intoxicated convictions. Introduced 01-24-22. Referred to Transportation. 

SF 2103 An Act relating to the establishment of a cold case investigation unit within the department of public safety. Introduced 01-25-22. Referred to Judiciary. 

SF 2110 An Act relating to acreage limitations for the production of hemp. Introduced 01-25-22. Referred to Agriculture. 

SF 2116 An Act relating to reimbursement rates for providers of substance use disorder treatment services. Introduced 01-26-22. Referred to Human Resources. 
SF 2117 An Act relating to experimental treatments for terminally ill persons. Introduced 01-26-22. Referred to Human Resources. 

SF 2118 An Act relating to mental health and disability services funds to establish county-controlled accounts for administrative expenses and increase the amount of mental health and disability services funds may carryforward. Introduced 01-26-22. Referred to Human Resources. 

SF 2120 An Act relating to the authority granted native distilleries. Introduced 01-26-22. Referred to Commerce. 

SCR 101 A Concurrent Resolution urging the United States Drug Enforcement Administration to grant an exception to the classification of cannabis under schedule I of the federal Controlled Substances Act in Iowa. Introduced 01-24-22. Referred to Judiciary. 

 

HSB 549 An Act relating to controlled substances, including amending the controlled substance schedules and information collection and reporting requirements under the Iowa prescription monitoring program. Introduced 01-18-22. Referred to Human Resources. Passed subcommittee with amendment 01-20-22. 

HSB 563 An Act relating to the Iowa drug policy coordinator and the Iowa drug policy advisory council. Introduced 01-19-22. Referred to Public Safety.

HSB 576 An Act relating to the sale of native distilled spirits for on-premises consumption by certain manufacturers of native wine. Introduced 01-19-22. Referred to State Government. Passed subcommittee with amendment 01-26-22. 

HSB 592 An Act relating to video and telephonic hearings in criminal proceedings. Introduced 01-20-22. Referred to Judiciary. Passed subcommittee 01-27-22.

HSB 602 An Act relating to alcoholic beverage control and matters under the purview of the alcoholic beverages division of the department of commerce. Introduced 01-25-22. Referred to Commerce.

HSB 607 An Act relating to probation including the length of probation, discharge from probation, payment of fines and fees, and probation violations. Introduced 01-25-22. Referred to Public Safety.

HF 2003 An Act relating to reimbursement rates for providers of substance use disorder treatment services. Introduced 01-11-22. Referred to Human Resources.

HF 2070 An Act relating to acreage limitations for the production of hemp. Introduced 01-20-22. Referred to Public Safety.

HF 2088 An Act relating to acreage limitations for the production of hemp. Introduced 01-25-22. Referred to Agriculture.

HF 2101 An Act relating to reimbursement of substance use disorder services at a critical access hospital. Introduced 01-26-22. Referred to Human Resources.

HF 2108 An Act providing for the direct shipment of alcoholic liquor. Introduced 01-26-22. Referred to Commerce, referred to State Government.

HF 2137 (Formerly HSB 537) An Act relating to the establishment of a prescribing mental health practitioner loan repayment program. Introduced 01-13-22. Referred to Human Resources. Passed subcommittee with amendment 01-19-22. Passed committee with amendment 01-25-22.

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INFORMATION, TELEPHONE NUMBERS, AND WEBSITES

Legislature Website: www.legis.iowa.gov
Live Chamber Audio and Video: https://www.legis.iowa.gov/chambers
Daily Legislative Schedules: 515-281-5869                                                                
House Switchboard: 515-281-3221 (To Contact Legislators)                          
Senate Switchboard: 515-281-3371 (To Contact Legislators)
Office of Drug Control Policy: 515-725-0300 or https://odcp.iowa.gov/
Senate Membership: https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislators/senate
House Membership: https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislators/house

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If you would like to be removed from this list, know someone who would like added,
have any questions, comments or would like a bill added to the list,
please contact Susie Sher at 515-725-0308 or susie.sher@iowa.gov.  Thank you.