Governing Law and Regulations
Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
Iowa Department of Commerce Utilities Division Iowa Utilities Board
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Iowa Environmental Protection Commission
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Iowa has established self-inspection requirements under its solid waste and storage tank regulations.
• Administration and enforcement. Inspection authority has been given to various regulatory agencies within the state, including the DNR, the Utilities Commission, Public Safety, Environmental Protection Commission, and the Bureau of Labor.