Iowa has one of the highest rates of rabies outbreaks in the country and there is very little the state legislature can do about it. To deal with rabies effectively, the state would have to get to the source of the major portion of rabies cases in Iowa - the skunk.
"Rabies in Iowa,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 44
, Article 12.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol44/iss2/12