Adopted and Filed

Artsafe and art in state buildings programs, rescind chs 12, 13

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ARC 4333C


Adopted and Filed

Rule making related to fine arts programs

The Arts Division hereby rescinds Chapter 12, "Artsafe Program," and Chapter 13, "Art in State Buildings Program," Iowa Administrative Code.

Legal Authority for Rule Making

This rule making is adopted under the authority provided in Iowa Code section 303.1A.

State or Federal Law Implemented

This rule making implements, in whole or in part, 2017 Iowa Acts, Senate File 516.

Purpose and Summary

This rule making rescinds the Artsafe program, which implemented Iowa Code sections 304A.21 to 304A.29 authorizing the Arts Division to provide State of Iowa indemnification to eligible nonprofit Iowa organizations against loss or damage during the exchange, transportation, or exhibition of eligible art and artifacts. The amendments also rescind the Art in State Buildings program, which implemented Iowa Code sections 304A.8 to 304A.14 requiring state agencies and departments to reserve one-half of 1 percent of the total cost of state construction projects for the acquisition of fine arts in state buildings.

Public Comment and Changes to Rule Making

Notice of Intended Action for this rule making was published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin on January 2, 2019, as ARC 4197C. No public comments were received. No changes from the Notice have been made.

Adoption of Rule Making

This rule making was adopted by the Director of the Department of Cultural Affairs on February 6, 2019.

Fiscal Impact

This rule making has no fiscal impact to the State of Iowa. It removes rules for programs that no longer exist.

Jobs Impact

After analysis and review of this rule making, no impact on jobs has been found.


Any person who believes that the application of the discretionary provisions of this rule making would result in hardship or injustice to that person may petition the Department for a waiver of the discretionary provisions, if any.

Review by Administrative Rules Review Committee

The Administrative Rules Review Committee, a bipartisan legislative committee which oversees rule making by executive branch agencies, may, on its own motion or on written request by any individual or group, review this rule making at its regular monthly meeting or at a special meeting. The Committee's meetings are open to the public, and interested persons may be heard as provided in Iowa Code section 17A.8(6).

Effective Date

This rule making will become effective on April 17, 2019.

The following rule-making actions are adopted:

Item 1. Rescind and reserve 222—Chapter 12.

Item 2. Rescind and reserve 222—Chapter 13.

[Filed 2/12/19, effective 4/17/19]

[Published 3/13/19]

Editor's Note: For replacement pages for IAC, see IAC Supplement 3/13/19.

Arts Division

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Official Document

  • Artsafe and art in state buildings programs, rescind chs 12, 13
  • Published on 3/13/2019
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