Lawmakers anticipate wrapping up the 2017 legislative session by the end of this week, once they finalize the state budget for fiscal year 2018.
You can view the latest ISBA Affirmative Legislative Agenda chart, which indicates the most recent developments on the bills approved by the Board of Governors this year. You can also view the latest ISBA weekly Legislative Report, which indicates all action related to any bill that the ISBA registered on this session.
To read about the medical malpractice bill that passed the Iowa Senate this week and now heads to Governor Branstad to sign, please read this article.
You can expect a full article recapping the session in the upcoming May issue of The Iowa Lawyer magazine.