To qualify for disability parking plates or placards (sometimes incorrectly referred to as “handicapped stickers” or “handicapped hangtags”) in Iowa an applicant must meet one of the following requirements:
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Iowa, you’ll typically be looking at a fine. This article gives an overview of what the law prohibits and some of the specific consequences of a stop sign or red light ticket.
Iowa's Department of Transportation bars "habitual offenders" from driving for a period of time. Iowa, like most states, uses a point system to track drivers and determine habitual offenders. Although these infractions are reported to your insurer, the accrued points may not have much significance because, when deciding on rate increases, most insurers apply their own point system.