Information on safety and health in Iowa workplaces. Elections and Politics Campaigns. International relations. Information about Iowa voting leave laws may now be found on our Iowa Leave Laws page. Public finance. Business and Commerce Alcoholic beverages. The parent or guardian of the applicant must also sign a written consent.
The applicant must pass the vision test as well as a test covering local traffic signs and traffic laws. The parent or guardian of the applicant must also sign a written consent. An instruction permit is valid for four years and permits the teen to drive only when accompanied by a licensed relative age 21 or older or a licensed driving instructor. A non-relative licensed driver age 21 or older can supervise the teen if holding written parental consent. The number of passengers cannot exceed the number of seatbelts, and the driver may not use a cellular device while operating the vehicle. A supervising driver must also certify that the applicant has completed 20 hours of driving, including two nighttime hours. Violation of any restrictions during the permit or intermediate license phase may result in remediation or suspension.
Back To Top. Iowa labor laws do not have laws governing the payment of overtime. Federal overtime laws apply. Iowa labor laws require employers to grant a meal period of at least thirty 30 minutes to employees under the age of sixteen 16 scheduled to work five 5 or more consecutive hours. Iowa Code The federal rule does not require an employer to provide either a meal lunch period or breaks. However, if an employer chooses to do so, breaks, usually of the type lasting less than twenty 20 minutes, must be paid.