Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
- Iowa law requires employers to grant employees military leaves of absence. See Iowa Military Leave.
- Public employees have greater rights than private employees with respect to military leave. See Iowa Military Leave - Public Employers.
- Veterans in Iowa are entitled to time off work on Veterans Day. See Iowa Military Leave - Veterans Day Leave.
- Iowa law prohibits various types of discrimination against employees who are members of the National Guard, armed forces reserves or civil air patrol. See Discrimination.