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Our freedom to fly is at risk in Iowa

Lawmakers in Iowa are taking aim at drone operators, proposing legislation that could make many commercial and recreational drone flights illegal.

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Learn about Iowa’s Proposed Drone Laws

In February 2023 Iowa State Representative Derek Wulf and Senator Annette Sweeney introduced restrictive drone bills which were swiftly passed through subcommittees with no modification nor consideration for public comments.

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Contact your Representatives

The number one most important thing you can do right now is contact your representatives, sharing how this bill will affect you, your business, or your hobby. Let them know that if passed, this will be contested as a preemption of Federal law.

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Spread the Word

We need to get the word out about this legislation so that the drone/UAS community is informed and active in fighting this legislation.

Find Your Legislator

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This will take you to the Iowa Legislator page for results.

Who we are

Iowans for Drone Freedom was formed by a small group of individuals and businesses that are continuously working to guard legislation that affects how we all fly.