§ 249.1 Definitions
§ 249.2 Agreement with federal authority
§ 249.3 Eligibility
§ 249.4 Application — amount of grant — retroactive benefits.
§ 249.5 Judicial review
§ 249.6 Charge for cashing warrant unlawful
§ 249.7 Assistance inalienable
§ 249.8 Cancellation of warrants
§ 249.9 Funeral expenses
§ 249.10 Prior liens, claims, and assignments
§ 249.11 Fraud — investigations and audits.
§ 249.12 Cost-related system
§ 249.13 County attorney to enforce
§ 249.14 Old-age assistance revolving fund

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 249

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Department: means the department of human services. See Iowa Code 249.1
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Director: means the director of human services. See Iowa Code 249.1
  • Federal supplemental security income: means cash payments made to individuals by the United States government under Tit. See Iowa Code 249.1
  • 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
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" and the abbreviation "A. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • 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
  • State supplementary assistance: means cash payments made to individuals:
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1