Iowa legislators sound off on HF 743
June 17, 2021
In one of the most underrated bills of the legislative session, the Iowa Legislature found a way to make adoptions more affordable, with an ultimate goal of making them free.
That’s right. Free adoptions.
A few years ago, the state started the adoption tax credit program. Additionally, the State of Iowa began a program to defray some adoption expenses through the Department of Human Services.
But we knew we could do better.
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