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Safe At Home Media Advisory
Paul D. Pate
Secretary of State
State Capitol
Des Moines, IA 50319
Iowa Secretary of State Seal WEBSITE: sos.iowa.gov
E-MAIL: sos@sos.iowa.gov
OFFICE OF THE IOWA SECRETARY OF STATE
MEDIA CONTACT:
Mark Snell
Chief Deputy Secretary of State
Mark.Snell@sos.iowa.gov
(515) 242-5083
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 5, 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY


What: Introduction of "Safe At Home" legislation. This legislation creates an address confidentiality program for victims of abuse, assault, stalking, and other people who feel at risk.
Who: State Representative Dean Fisher, (R) from Garwin, Iowa and representing rural Black Hawk, Marshall, and Tama counties. Representative Fisher will be sponsoring the bill.
and
Secretary of State Paul D. Pate
Where: Secretary of State's Office, State Capitol.
When: Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 3:30 p.m
Why: The "Safe At Home" bill is modelled after laws in 35 states. Safe At Home is an address confidentiality program. This bill helps victims return their lives to a state of normalcy. This program removes participants’ addresses from public records including voting registration records and creates a substitute address for mailing purposes.

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