§ 21.1 Intent — declaration of policy.
§ 21.2 Definitions
§ 21.3 Meetings of governmental bodies
§ 21.4 Public notice
§ 21.5 Closed session
§ 21.6 Enforcement
§ 21.7 Rules of conduct at meetings
§ 21.8 Electronic meetings
§ 21.9 Employment conditions discussed
§ 21.10 Information to be provided
§ 21.11 Applicability to nonprofit corporations

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 21

  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Governmental body: means :
  • Meeting: means a gathering in person or by electronic means, formal or informal, of a majority of the members of a governmental body where there is deliberation or action upon any matter within the scope of the governmental body's policy-making duties. See Iowa Code 21.2
  • Open session: means a meeting to which all members of the public have access. See Iowa Code 21.2
  • 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
  • property: includes personal and real property. 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
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1