§ 28E.1 Purpose
§ 28E.2 Definitions
§ 28E.3 Joint exercise of powers
§ 28E.4 Agreement with other agencies
§ 28E.5 Specifications
§ 28E.6 Additional provisions
§ 28E.7 Obligations not excused
§ 28E.8 Filing with secretary of state
§ 28E.9 Status of interstate agreement
§ 28E.10 Approval of statutory officer
§ 28E.11 Agency to furnish aid
§ 28E.12 Contract with other agencies
§ 28E.13 Powers are additional to others
§ 28E.14 No limitation on contract
§ 28E.15 District agency
§ 28E.16 Election for bonds
§ 28E.17 Transit policy — joint agreement — city debt.
§ 28E.18 Shared use of facilities
§ 28E.19 Joint county indigent defense fund
§ 28E.20 Joint purchases of equipment
§ 28E.21 Definition
§ 28E.22 Referendum for tax
§ 28E.23 Budget
§ 28E.24 Revenue and tax levies
§ 28E.25 Expansion of district
§ 28E.26 City civil service and retirement
§ 28E.27 Duration of agreements for law enforcement purposes
§ 28E.28 Public safety commission
§ 28E.28A Referendum on tax levy — dissolution of district.
§ 28E.28B Legalization of tax levies
§ 28E.29 Amana — additional law enforcement.
§ 28E.30 Agreement for law enforcement administrative services
§ 28E.31 Emergency services — contracts for mutual aid.
§ 28E.32 Emergency services agreements
§ 28E.35 Definitions
§ 28E.36 Establishment of community cluster
§ 28E.37 Designation of townships
§ 28E.38 Revenue sharing
§ 28E.39 Referendum for ad valorem tax sharing
§ 28E.40 Regional metropolitan service area
§ 28E.41 Joint county, city, fire district, and school district buildings
§ 28E.42 Joint issuance of school district or fire district bonds

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 28E - Joint Exercise of Governmental Powers

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • 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
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • 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
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • 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
  • undertaking: means a promise or security in any form. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1