1. If the county has adopted a resolution pursuant to section 331.301, subsection 16, and a court imposes a fine or forfeiture for any simple misdemeanor punishable as a scheduled violation pursuant to a citation issued by the sheriff as defined in section 331.101, the court or the clerk of the district court shall assess a surcharge in the amount of five dollars for each applicable violation in addition to any fine, forfeiture, or other surcharge.

Terms Used In Iowa Code 911.4

  • clerk: means clerk of the court in which the action or proceeding is brought or is pending; and the words "clerk's office" mean the office of that clerk. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
 2. Pursuant to section 602.8108, subsection 8, the surcharge shall be deposited in the county general fund of the county where the citation was issued.
 3. The surcharge is subject to the provisions of chapter 909 governing the payment and collection of fines, as provided in section 909.8.