Our readers frequently inquire about what new legislation Iowa’s legislature is passing and Iowa’s Governor, Terry E. Branstad, is signing into law. While the 2014 legislative session has not yet adjourned for the year, a list of all legislation signed into law in 2014 is provided below along with links to the legislation. Notably, for our readers here at CorporateDispute.com, on March 26, 2014 and as referenced below, Governor Branstad signed Senate File (“SF”) 2200 into law. As we will more fully address in future posts, SF2200 revises an Iowa corporation’s duties to provide shareholders with important financial information as well as amends Iowa’s existing law governing voting trusts and shareholder agreements.
As of April 13, 2014, Iowa Governor, Terry E. Branstad, has signed the following bills into law:
Signed on March 7, 2014
House File 2131: an Act modifying applicable to the recording of a mortgage or deed of trust executed by a transmitting utility.
House File 2172: an Act providing for the use of an electronic filing and notice system by the Public Employment Relations Board.