§ 355.1 Definitions
§ 355.2 Applicability
§ 355.3 Rules
§ 355.4 Boundary location
§ 355.5 Measurements
§ 355.6 Monumentation
§ 355.6A Monument preservation certificate
§ 355.7 Plats of survey
§ 355.7A Retracement plats of survey
§ 355.8 Plats for subdivisions
§ 355.9 Descriptions
§ 355.10 Record
§ 355.11 United States public land survey corner certificate
§ 355.12 Indexing of survey documents by recorder
§ 355.13 Surveys authorized by the United States government
§ 355.14 Federal surveys — defacement.
§ 355.16 Iowa plane coordinate system defined
§ 355.17 Designation of coordinate zones
§ 355.18 Identification of geographic locations
§ 355.19 Application of terms

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 355 - Standards for Land Surveying

  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • seal: shall include an impression upon the paper alone, or upon wax, a wafer affixed to the paper, or an official stamp of a notarial officer as provided in chapter 9B. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Signature: includes an electronic signature as defined in section 554D. 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
  • United States: includes all the states. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1