Bill Text: IA SF162 | 2019-2020 | 88th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: A bill for an act relating to the examination and copying of a public record under Iowa's open records law and federal copyright law.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-25 - Subcommittee reassigned: R. Smith, Chapman, and Giddens. S.J. 728. [SF162 Detail]

Download: Iowa-2019-SF162-Introduced.html
Senate File 162 - Introduced SENATE FILE 162 BY DANIELSON A BILL FOR An Act relating to the examination and copying of a public 1 record under Iowa’s open records law and federal copyright 2 law. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 4 TLSB 2047XS (1) 88 ec/rh
S.F. 162 Section 1. NEW SECTION . 22.10A Copyrights. 1 The existence of a copyright, without more, shall not be a 2 defense to the denial of a request to examine or copy a public 3 record under this chapter. 4 EXPLANATION 5 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 6 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 7 This bill provides that the existence of a copyright, 8 without more, shall not be a defense to the denial of a request 9 to examine or copy a public record under Iowa’s open records 10 law. 11 -1- LSB 2047XS (1) 88 ec/rh 1/ 1
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