2018 Legislative Reception

Photos courtesy of Sheriff Penning - Grundy County

The Iowa State Sheriffs’ & Deputies’ Assoc. held their annual Legislative Reception at the Holiday Inn Downtown Mercy on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 from 5 pm to 7 pm.

Members of the House of Representatives and the Senate met with their respective Sheriffs and Deputies and discussed topics including:

  • Support Access Centers to Address Iowa’s Mental Health Crisis
  • Support State Funding for Criminologist in the DCI & Crime Lab
  • Safer Roads: Make Exceeding the Speed Limit by 25 mph Resulting in Death of Another Vehicular Homicide 
  • Support Hands-Free Communication While Driving
  • Protect Sheriffs’ & Deputies’ Pension