§ 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

  • Department: means the Iowa department of public health. See Iowa Code 154A.1
  • 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 a natural person. See Iowa Code 154A.1
  • State: means a state, territory, or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. See Iowa Code 152E.3