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.