§ 142.1 Delivery of bodies
§ 142.2 Furnished to physicians
§ 142.3 Notification of department
§ 142.4 Surrender to relatives
§ 142.5 Disposition after dissection
§ 142.6 Record of receipt
§ 142.7 Record and bodies
§ 142.8 Purpose for which body used
§ 142.9 Failure to deliver dead body
§ 142.10 Use without proper record
§ 142.11 Penalties
§ 142.13 Burial in private cemetery lot

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 142 - Dead Bodies for Scientific Purposes

  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1