Authority board—voting members, 1.3(2)
IOWA FINANCE AUTHORITY
Adopted and Filed
Rule making related to number of voting members
The Iowa Finance Authority hereby amends Chapter 1, "General," Iowa Administrative Code.
Legal Authority for Rule Making
This rule making is adopted under the authority provided in Iowa Code section 16.5.
State or Federal Law Implemented
This rule making implements, in whole or in part, 2020 Iowa Acts, House File 2536.
Purpose and Summary
This rule making updates subrule 1.3(2) in accordance with changes included in 2020 Iowa Acts, House File 2536, section 10. The legislation further refined the description of the Iowa Finance Authority Board by noting the number of voting members of the Board.
Public Comment and Changes to Rule Making
Notice of Intended Action for this rule making was published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin on February 10, 2021, as ARC 5414C. No public comments were received. No changes from the Notice have been made.
Adoption of Rule Making
This rule making was adopted by the Authority on April 7, 2021.
This rule making has no fiscal impact to the State of Iowa.
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 Authority for a waiver of the discretionary provisions, if any, pursuant to 265—Chapter 18.
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).
This rule making will become effective on July 7, 2021.
The following rule-making action is adopted:
Amend subrule 1.3(2) as follows:
1.3(2) Authority board and staff. The powers of the authority are vested in and exercised by a board of nine voting members, appointed by the governor and subject to confirmation by the senate. The authority also includes one ex officio, voting member of the agricultural development board created in Iowa Code section 16.2C, who must be designated by that board. The ex officio, voting member designated by the agricultural development board shall serve at the pleasure of that board. The authority also includes four ex officio, nonvoting legislative members, as set forth in Iowa Code section 16.2(3). A chairperson, vice-chairperson and treasurer are elected annually by the members, generally at the July board meeting each year. Authority staff consists of an executive director, also appointed by the governor and subject to confirmation by the senate, and additional staff as approved by the executive director.
[Filed 5/5/21, effective 7/7/21]
Editor's Note: For replacement pages for IAC, see IAC Supplement 6/2/21.