Agency reorganization, rescind chs 1 to 7
LATINO AFFAIRS DIVISION
Adopted and Filed
Rule making related to transfer of rules
The Department of Human Rights (Department) hereby rescinds Chapter 1, "Organization," Chapter 2, "Qualification of Language Interpreters," Chapter 3, "Petitions for Rule Making," Chapter 4, "Agency Procedure for Rule Making," Chapter 5, "Declaratory Orders," Chapter 6, "Public Records and Fair Information Practices," and Chapter 7, "Contested Cases," Iowa Administrative Code.
Legal Authority for Rule Making
This rule making is adopted under the authority provided in Iowa Code chapters 17A and 216A.
State or Federal Law Implemented
This rule making implements, in whole or in part, Iowa Code chapters 17A and 216A.
Purpose and Summary
The Department underwent statutory reorganization in 2010 (2010 Iowa Acts, Senate File 2088). The Latino Affairs Division is now the Office of Latino Affairs under the Community Advocacy and Services Division in the Department. The Latino Affairs Division no longer has rule-making authority; rule-making authority is vested in the Department. The Department is rescinding rules under the previous divisions and is consolidating and adopting new comprehensive rules under the Human Rights Department (ARC 6101C, IAB 12/29/21). The text of the rescinded chapters can be located here: www.legis.iowa.gov/law/administrativeRules/chapters?agency=433&pubDate=09-22-2021.
Public Comment and Changes to Rule Making
Notice of Intended Action for this rule making was published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin on October 20, 2021, as ARC 5998C. No public comments were received. No changes from the Notice have been made.
Adoption of Rule Making
This rule making was adopted by the Human Rights Board on December 1, 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 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).
This rule making will become effective on February 2, 2022.
The following rule-making actions are adopted:
Item 1. Rescind 433—Chapter 1.
Item 2. Rescind 433—Chapter 2.
Item 3. Rescind 433—Chapter 3.
Item 4. Rescind 433—Chapter 4.
Item 5. Rescind 433—Chapter 5.
Item 6. Rescind 433—Chapter 6.
Item 7. Rescind 433—Chapter 7.
[Filed 12/2/21, effective 2/2/22]
Editor's Note: For replacement pages for IAC, see IAC Supplement 12/29/21.