Kim Reynolds, Governor
Adam Gregg, Lt. Governor
Stephen Larson, Administrator

Rule Making

Pursuant to Iowa Code section 123.10, the ABD administrator may promulgate administrative rules as necessary to carry out the requirements of Iowa Code chapter 123.

ABD's rule-making procedures are governed by Iowa Code chapter 17A and 185 Iowa Administrative Code chapter 2.

Additional general information regarding the rule-making process can be found on the Iowa Legislature's website.

All administrative rules adopted by ABD can be found here.

public rule-making docket

ABD maintains a public rule-making docket which lists each anticipated and pending rule-making proceeding. A rule-making proceeding is deemed "anticipated" from the time a draft of proposed rules is distributed for internal discussion within the agency. A rule-making proceeding is "pending" from the time a Notice of Intended Action is published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin.

regulatory plan

Each state agency is required by Executive Order to submit an annual Regulatory Plan detailing rule-making initiatives anticipated during the upcoming fiscal year. The agency's Regulatory Plan must also be posted to the agency's website by August 1st.

ABD's Fiscal Year 2021 Regulatory Plan can be found here.

agency contact

Any written submissions, written requests, or other communication with respect to administrative rules-related matters may be directed to:

Tyler Ackerson
Administrative Rules Coordinator
Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division
1918 SE Hulsizer Road
Ankeny, Iowa 50021
(515) 281-7426


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