Policy and Legislative Services

DOT Administrative Rules


Iowa DOT rules tracker

The following link tracks the rule-making process for Iowa DOT rulemakings from Notice of Intended Action to adoption and includes public comment deadlines, public hearing dates, Administrative Rules Review Committee (ARRC) meeting dates and actions taken, published rule-making documents (ARCs), and effective dates.

Iowa DOT rules tracker

Iowa DOT Regulatory Plan

The Iowa DOT Regulatory Plan is updated annually and lists the proposed regulatory actions that the DOT reasonably expects to issue in proposed or final form in this fiscal year or thereafter.

Petitions for Rule Making, Waiver of Rules and Declaratory Orders

The following Iowa DOT administrative rule chapters explain the process for submitting a petition for rule making, petition for waiver or a petition for a declaratory order. All petitions must be submitted to the DOT’s Rules Administrator via email or U.S. mail. Please see the Rules Administrator’s contact information below.

Tracy George
DOT Rules Administrator
Strategic Communications and Policy
Iowa Department of Transportation
800 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010

Email: Tracy.George@iowadot.us