On May 6, the House adopted an amendment to HF 868 that overhauls accreditation law for public and nonpublic schools in Iowa. The amendment by Rep. Brink, Chair of the House Oversight Committee, added 10 pages of policy to the Education Appropriations bill, rewriting the accreditation process, plus other accountability actions. The bill was never vetted with the education community or reviewed in a committee or subcommittee. Learn more.