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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - April 3, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                JacA's Pure Dalmatian Plwro by Duane Crock Diamond Jack is a real gem of a dog. The six-month-old pure Dalmatian male is house- broken and good with children. Diamond Jack's previous owners were forced to give him up when they moved. He has had all his shots and can be adopted for from the Humane Society. Mr. Vernon road SE, open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sat- urday.. 'Protect Children' Effort To Study TV Programming In the Legislature By Kevin Kane Plans for a "Protect the Ch dren" publicity campaign an local investigation into the e feet of television programmin on children were announcec Tuesday night by Citizens Co cerned for Decency. The local organization, an ou growth of Church Women Un ed, held a public progress r port session Tuesday night the YWCA. Ruth Redman, immedia past president of Churc Women United and spokesma for the citizens' group, said th publicity and television effor will be coordinated by two com mittees. Betty Kennedy, 3026 Fran brook terrace NW, was name to head the publicity committe and Phyllis Holden, rur Swisher, and Sally Saltier, 3'A. Franbrook terrace NVV, wer named co-chairmen for the tel vision committee. Considered Suggestions The majority of the evening discussion centered around su; [estions for analyzing the telev s i o n question, encompassin jossible effects of violence a well as so-called "adult" pro grams being slotted into chi dren's viewing hours. The group, emphasizing vants to examine what televi sion programming might b Urban Sprawl' Curb Is Voted By William L. Eberline DES MOINES (AP) A Ian use policy bill previously defeal ed, has been resurrected an passed 67-26 by the Iowa house. Before passing the measur Tuesday, Ihe house adde amendments designed- to mak it more palatable to urban rep resentatives. "Urban Sprawl" Hep. Dale Cochran (D-Eagl floor manager of th bill which now goes to the sen ate, said the bill would set up a framework to enable the state to control "urban lake care of industrial needs an< preserve class A farm land fo: production of food and fiber. "We are Ihe breadbasket o the Cochran said, "ani_ we know our land has been used unwisely. We know too that w have to do a better job of land use planning if we are lo fee the world in the future." The measure, however, was viewed askance by some members. Rep. Charles Strothman (R- New London) said the bill "takes away land that is co- veted by anofier. In other words, it breaks the Ten Com- mandments which say 'Thou shalt not steal'." Rep. Arlyn Danker (R-Min- den) complained that the bit "tries to go too far too fast. The people at home have been much concerned about land use. They want us to go slow in adopting a policy." "Proposes" Policy But Rep. James Middleswart (D-IndianoIa) emphasized Ihe legislation does not establish a land use policy. "It Bnly sets up a commission to propose he said. "The commission will make its rec- ommendations to the legislature one or two years from now and the policy will be set right here in this body." The bill would expand the present soil conservation de- partment into a department of soil conservation and land use. Five members appointed by the governor would be added- to the present eight appointive members of the soil conserva- tion commission, and.it would become the state land use policy commission. The state commission would adopt broad guidelines for a land use policy. There would be created a county land nsc policy commission in each county which would oversee the adoption of a proposed land use policy in each county, city and all other gov- ernmental subdivisions. The bill was voted down 39-40 on March 21, after an 11-hour debate which ran into the night and competed with the boys' state basketball tournament then underway. Many Absent 111 calling it up again, Cochran noted that 21 house members were absent when that vote was taken. He said the legislation was too important to Iowa to let die. The house, however, added; jmendments to assure more,  ump about million into the 451 Iowa school districts to pro- vide a pay boost for teachers has received final legislative ap- jroval. The senate approved the rnfea- sure Tuesday 42-1 and sent it to he governor after the house approved it 86-1. Under the compromise a school district would.lose -state aid for only 50 percent of its en rollment loss in the budget year leginnlng next July 1. It would lose state aid for half )f the enrollment decrease up to 5 percent in the fiscal year tarting July andi75 per- cent of any decrease over 5 per- cent. The house and senfate had larted company on the question if how to handle school districts tvith declining enrollments. Coal Mine A measure to mil- ion for a state owned experi- mental coal mining [project has een approved by the senate ap- roprialions committee. The committee approved the measure, one of Gov. Robert Ray's proposals to, combat the nergy shortage, 23-J3 Tuesday. The measure would provid funds to find a way to tak sulphur out of Iowa coal and t demonstrate that the 'coal car be taken out of strip mines anc then the land restored to it original value. A measure designed to plu some loopholes in Iowa's 4E year-old securities law wa passed 47-0 by ihe se'nale Tues day. A motion to hold the bill in the senate, and not return it imme diately to the house was filed The bill earlier passed the housi 94-0, but has to be returnei because of scnate-adoptei amendments. The senate added an amend ment to the measure to allow judges to require persons con vicled of fraud in securities transactions to make restitution. Sen. Ralph McCartney (R Charles told the senate the bill was "developed in an ef fort to remedy some obvious, al most fraudulent practices im posed on our public in the state." He said one of the big prob- ems has been out-of-state jrokers selling lowans options ;o buy commodities futures. Present state law does not re- quire such persons to register with the state. Other Bills Bills in the Iowa legislature Tuesday. Passed by Senate HF1121, To amend the state school foundation program. 42- 1. To governor. SF1250, To allow assessors to send out notices by regular mail instead of certified mail. 42-0. To house. HF1432, To amend the Iowa securities law. 47-0. To house tor action on amendments. HF59, To permit the highway commission to condemn land 'or changes in roads, streams or dry runs. 43-1. To governor. SF1009, To repeal the re- quirement of corroboration of he. testimony of a rape victim. 43-1. To house. HF160, To set fines for un- awful destruction of wildlife. 33-8. To house for action on amendments. HF713, To permit, sale of deer hides and other game ;kins. 40-1. To governor. SF1050, To pay per diem and expenses to nonlegislative members of the ethics commit- ees. 43-0. To house. HF414, To permit flashing jlue lights on fire trucks.-40-0. To house for action on amend- ment. SF1295, To permit stree name changes to be rioted on sheet attached to a plat instea of on the plat. 40-0. To house. SF1117, To rewrite laws o organization and powers credit unions. 41-1. To house. SF1340, To direct the is suance of a patent on real RS tate in Ottumwa. 42-0. T house. HF1473, To. legalize water works contracts awarded by th town of Libertyville. 43-0. Ti house for action on amendment Introduced in Senate SF1356, To legalize, proce dures of the Iowa Great Lake sanitary district in annexation proceedings. Judiciary. SF1357, To create a county compensation commission County government. SF1758, To change the nam of the township dump' or publi disposal ground to a solid wast disposal ground. County gov ernment. SF1359, To increase the ap propriation to the employmen security commission by Appropriations. SF1360, To extend the ap propriation of the Iowa Ameri. can Revolution Bicentennia Commission. Appropriations. Passed by House HF1046, To clarify that a farmer's spouse or relatives liv- ing in his household are no employes covered by work- men's compensation. 85-1. To senate. HFJL121, To amend the state school foundation program to provide money for a pay in- crease for all teachers and help schools with declining enroll- nents. 85-0. To senate. HF1422, To provide for a state land use policy. 67-26. To senate. HF1425, To increase the state lighway commission appropri- ation for the current fiscal year rom to and for the 1974-75 fiscal year >om to iirect the commission to builc >ike and hiking paths, and overturning a commission rule on establishing informational igns on interstate highways, 86-7. To senate. HF1326, To prohibit law- suits for damages against the employer by an employe in- ured on the job if he is cover- ed by "workmen's -compensation and permit lawsuits against a ellow employe only if his will- ul or reckless act causes the njury. 68-24. To senate. Introduced in House HF1476, To require public chool districts to provide aux- liary services including trans- lortation to nonpublic school hildren and appropriate Trillion to pay the cost. Appro- priations. HF1477, To change the meth- id of distributing state funds to he counties in partial reimbur- ement for the cost of care for ounty residents in state mental ealth institutes. Lipsky and hree others. Sale! 3 Current Styles of Men's Shoes Shoes mode just for Ihe fashion conscious malel All new styling with a thicker heel and sole! Black and gold leather combos shown, 3 graat looks to choose froml In sizes 7Vi through 12. Downstair! Budgot Store 9. 13.00 Kiliian's "good as well as bad" for chil- dren, also discussed possible in- vestigation into the effects of horror and "occult" films such as "The Mrs. Redman told the 10 to 15 women at the report session they must keep abreast of the times in these areas, because "what happens in our society gets passed around to our etiil dren pretty fast." Parental Interest The "Protect tile Children" publicity campaign will lie into developing parental interest in the television programming ef- fort as well as the group's earli- er efforts to keep sexually- explicit materials from being displayed in public places fre- quented by minors. The latter cause, for which the women lobbied earlier this year in DCS Moines, has been incorporated to some degree in Iowa obscenity law revisions v.'hich passed the house last week and are now being consid- ered in the senate. Persons or organizations in- terested in working with the Cit- izens Concerned for Decency are invited to contact Mrs. Red- man Mrs. Kennedy Mrs. Holden (857- 3800) or Mrs. Saltier The Cedar Rapids Wed.. April 3, 19H Clairol Recalls Two Hair Sprays WASHINGTON Inc., announced Wednesday that it is recalling from the nation's store shelves about cans of aerosol hair spray, some containing a chemical recently linked to a rare form of liver cancer. The cosmetics firm said the request for a voluntary recall came from the Food and Drug Administration following re- ports that at least 10 industrial workers exposed to the chemi- cal, vinyl chloride, had devel- oped angiosarcoma. The two brands being recalled are Summer Blonde Aerosol Hah- Spray and Miss Clairol Aersol Hair Spray. The firm said vinyl chloride was used in the propellant of those two brands for about four years but was discontinued last summer. A Clairol spokesman said it was considered "extremely re- mote" that anyone using one of the sprays under normal con- ditions would be harmed. Pagan Priest NORFOLK, England (UPI) The new priest at Keltlestone >arish church is the Rev. Keith Pagan. 3onus wli.it is a KIIXIAtf BONUS? A WEEKLY SERIES OF' SENSA-. TIONAL VALUES PLANNED IN COOPERATION WITH ONLY THE JEST OF MANUFACTURERS. EACH BONUS ITEM MEETS OUR RISID STANDARDS Of QUALITY AND WILL BE SOLD AT LOW- BONUS PRICES ONLY. WHILE SPECIAL QUANTITIES LAST. 3 smartly styled "Atleigh" coats at a savings! Perma-press All-weather Pant Coats 17.90 REGULARLY 23.99 A true value! These coats feature reinforced buttons, print lining and extra buttons. Ma- chine washable polyester and cotton oxford cloth. Double breasted, single breasted or fly front zipper styling. Sizes 10 to 18. Floor and Llndal. Budg.l Shop lowa city; Mall Shopping Cantor on Six ot Sycamore   

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