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The Older Iowans Legislature is a statewide non-partisan, non-profit volunteer organization. Its members advocate for state legislators and the Governor to sign legislation that will result in an improved “Quality of Life for Older Iowans”.

The Older Iowans Legislature places special emphasis on the frail elderly; those citizens who have contributed much to our society, but have exhausted their resources and in need of assistance to lead meaningful lives.

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Report from the Older Iowans Legislature Friday May 21, 2021

Members and friends of the Older Iowans Legislature

The 2021 session of the 89th General Assembly adjourned Sine Die on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 11:45 pm.

For their leadership in formulating the OIL Priority Issues that were that were submitted for debate to the 2021 session of the Iowa General Assembly, the Board of Directors of the Older Iowans Legislature offers a rousing round of applause to

The Board of Directors of the Older Iowans Legislature is pleased that a Senate File and a House File related to the OIL Priority Issue of ELDER PROTECTION have been enacted by the 2021 session of the Iowa General Assembly.

The Board of Directors of the Older Iowans Legislature is disappointed that the 2021 session of the Iowa General Assembly has not enacted laws related to the OIL Priority Issues of:

The Board of Directors of the Older Iowans Legislature will soon begin the planning of the 2021 Older Iowans Legislature legislative session in September where and when the OIL delegates will caucus, debate, and vote on the OIL Priority Issues to be submitted to the 2022 session of the Iowa General Assembly. During June, July, and August, the OIL Board of Directors will be soliciting ideas for the 2021 OIL Priority Issues from the OIL delegates and from friends of the Older Iowans Legislature.

2020 PRIORITY ISSUES OF THE OLDER IOWANS LEGISLATURE AS SUBMITTED TO THE 2021 SESSION OF THE IOWA GENERAL ASSEMBLY

ELDER PROTECTION:  SENATE FILES/HOUSE FILES RELATED TO OIL PRIORITY ISSUE

LIVABLE HOMES PROGRAM: SENATE FILES/HOUSE FILES RELATED TO OIL PRIORITY ISSUE

DIRECT CARE WORKFORCE:  SENATE FILES/HOUSEFILES RELATED TO OIL PRIORITY ISSUE

           

LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN: SENATE FILES/HOUSE FILES RELATED TO OIL PRIORITY ISSUE

OTHER SENATE FILES/HOUSE FILES OF INTEREST TO THE OLDER IOWANS LEGISLASATURE

Ron Jome

Secretary, Board of Directors, Older Iowans Legislature


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