A Summary of the Iowa Old Age Assistance Act, 1934

(1934) A Summary of the Iowa Old Age Assistance Act, 1934. Governor's Office


File Size:944kB


With the passage of Senate File 42 by the Forty-fifth General Assembly in extraordinary session, Iowa joined with many other states in the establishment of an old age pension system. The Iowa law sets up what might be termed an old-age "insurance" or "annuity" system, for like an insurance policy, the statute stands as a protection against want and suffering to those eligible after the age of 65.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Old Age Assistance Act, Iowa Laws and Regulations, Aging
Subjects: Business and industry > Employment
Laws and regulations
Social issues and programs > Aging
ID Code: 45793
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 12 Sep 2023 20:37
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2023 20:37
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/45793