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IPIB Rules Committee - Electronic meeting

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 11:30am
502 E. 9th Street
Wallace Building - 3rd Floor IPIB Office Conference Room
Des Moines, IA 50319


Rules Committee



Julie Pottorff, Des Moines (Public Representative, 2017-2020)

Suzan Stewart, Sioux City (Public Representative, 2018-2022)

Joan Corbin, Pella (Government Representative, 2020-2024)



Margaret Johnson, Executive Director

Brett Toresdahl, Deputy Director

Zach Goodrich, Legal Counsel


Electronic Meeting

Pursuant to Iowa Code section 21.8 - In circumstances where an in-person meeting is impossible or impractical due to concerns about COVID-19 and social distancing for the safety of board members, staff, and the public.


Dial-in number: 866-685-1580         Conference Code: 2841441953



October 15, 2020, 11:30 a.m.

IPIB Office, Wallace Building 3rd Floor

502 E. 9th Street, Des Moines, IA


I.          Call to Order / Introductions


II.         Approve Agenda


III.        Approve minutes from February 20, 2020


IV.        Public Comment


V.         Discussion/Action


1. A rule to define “readily accessible” format and whether that includes metadata in Iowa Code section 22.3A(2)(d)

2. A change to 497-1.3(2) to allow the Executive Director to delegate preparation of an advisory opinion to another attorney

3. A rule interpreting Iowa Code section 23.7(1) “complainant could have become aware of the violation” language

4. A rule to define “expenses to be incurred” and “reasonable fee” in Iowa Code section 22.3

5. A rule interpreting release of utility records pursuant to Iowa Code section 388.9A


VI.         Adjourn

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