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Administrative Rules

The Iowa Workers' Compensation Commissioner is authorized to adopt and enforce administrative rules necessary to implement Iowa Code chapters 85, 85A, 85B, 86, and 87.


Chapter 876 of the Iowa Administrative Code contains the rules adopted by the Commissioner.

To view chapter 876 of the Iowa Administrative Code, click here.


The Commissioner follows the procedures under the Iowa Administrative Procedure Act, Iowa Code chapter 17A, when adopting rules.

To view and comment on any proposed changes to the rules governing workers' compensation in Iowa, click here.

To subscribe to alerts from the Legislative Services Agency (LSA) about rules, click here.