§ 335.1 Where applicable
§ 335.2 Farms exempt
§ 335.3 Powers
§ 335.4 Areas and districts
§ 335.5 Regulations and comprehensive plan — considerations and objectives — notice, adoption, distribution.
§ 335.6 Procedure — hearings — notice.
§ 335.7 Changes — protest.
§ 335.8 Commission appointed — powers and duties.
§ 335.9 Administrative officer
§ 335.10 Board of adjustment — review and remand.
§ 335.11 Membership of board
§ 335.12 Rules
§ 335.13 Appeals to board
§ 335.14 Stay of proceedings
§ 335.15 Powers of board
§ 335.16 Decision
§ 335.17 Vote required
§ 335.18 Petition to court
§ 335.19 Review by court
§ 335.20 Record advanced
§ 335.21 Trial to court
§ 335.22 Precedence
§ 335.23 Restraining order
§ 335.24 Conflict with other regulations
§ 335.25 Zoning for family homes
§ 335.26 Shooting ranges
§ 335.27 Agricultural land preservation ordinance
§ 335.28 Agricultural experiences
§ 335.30 Manufactured and modular homes
§ 335.30A Land-leased communities
§ 335.32 Homes for persons with disabilities
§ 335.33 Elder group homes
§ 335.34 Home and community-based services waiver recipient residence

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 335 - County Zoning

  • Amendment: means a revision or repeal of an existing ordinance or code of ordinances. See Iowa Code 362.2
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Council: means the governing body of a city. See Iowa Code 362.2
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • 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
  • Intellectual disability: means a disability of children and adults who as a result of inadequately developed intelligence have a significant impairment in ability to learn or to adapt to the demands of society, and, if a diagnosis is required, "intellectual disability" means a diagnosis of mental retardation as defined in the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fourth edition, text revised, published by the American psychiatric association. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • 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
  • Officer: means a natural person elected or appointed to a fixed term and exercising some portion of the power of a city. See Iowa Code 362.2
  • Ordinance: means a city law of a general and permanent nature. See Iowa Code 362.2
  • Person: means an individual, firm, partnership, domestic or foreign corporation, company, association or joint stock association, trust, or other legal entity, and includes a trustee, receiver, assignee, or similar representative thereof, but does not include a governmental body. See Iowa Code 362.2
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • property owner: means the contract purchaser if there is one of record, otherwise the record holder of legal title. See Iowa Code 364.12
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • Writ of certiorari: An order issued by the Supreme Court directing the lower court to transmit records for a case for which it will hear on appeal.
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1