§ 8C.1 Short title
§ 8C.2 Definitions
§ 8C.3 Uniform rules and limitations — applications.
§ 8C.4 Uniform rules — new tower applications.
§ 8C.5 Uniform rules for certain changes
§ 8C.6 Use of public lands for towers and transmission equipment
§ 8C.7 Utility poles
§ 8C.7A Uniform rules for small wireless facilities — permit approval.
§ 8C.7B Small wireless facilities — violation and removal.
§ 8C.7C Height limitations
§ 8C.8 Application and construction
§ 8C.9 Repeal

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 8C

  • Account holder: means an individual who establishes, either individually or jointly with the individual's spouse, a first-time homebuyer savings account pursuant to section 541B. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • Advertisement: means the attempt by, dissemination, solicitation, or circulation to induce directly or indirectly any person to enter into any obligation or acquire any title or interest in land offered for sale or lease, to the public in this state. See Iowa Code 543C.1
  • Agency: means a relationship in which a real estate broker acts for or represents another by the other person's express authority in a transaction. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Agency agreement: means a written agreement between a broker and a client which identifies the party the broker represents in a transaction. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • analysis: is a study of real estate or real property other than estimating value. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Appointed agent: means that affiliated licensee who is appointed by the designated broker of the affiliated licensee's real estate brokerage agency to act solely for a client of that brokerage agency to the exclusion of other affiliated licensees of that brokerage agency. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Appraisal assignment: means an engagement for which an appraiser is employed or retained to act, or would be perceived by third parties or the public as acting as a disinterested third party in rendering an appraisal, valuation, or analysis. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Appraisal foundation: means the appraisal foundation incorporated as an Illinois not-for-profit corporation on November 30, 1987. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Appraisal report: means any communication of an appraisal. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Associate real estate appraiser: means a person who may not yet fully meet the requirements for certification but who is providing significant input into the appraisal development under the direction of a certified appraiser. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • attest service: means providing any of the following services:
     (1) An audit or other engagement to be performed in accordance with the statements on auditing standards. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Board: means the real estate appraiser examining board established pursuant to this chapter. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Board: means the Iowa accountancy examining board established under section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Branch office: means a real estate broker's office other than a principal place of business. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Broker associate: means a person who has a broker's license but is licensed under, and employed by or otherwise associated with, another broker as a salesperson. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Brokerage: means the business or occupation of a real estate broker. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Brokerage agreement: means a contract between a broker and a client which establishes the relationship between the parties as to the brokerage services to be performed and contains the provisions required in section 543B. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Brokerage services: means those activities identified in sections 543B. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Certificate: means a certificate as a certified public accountant issued under section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Certified public accountant: means a person licensed by the board who holds a certificate issued under this chapter or corresponding prior law. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Certified public accounting firm: means a sole proprietorship, a corporation, a partnership, a limited liability company, or any other form of organization issued a permit to practice as a firm of certified public accountants under section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • certified real estate appraiser: means a person who develops and communicates real estate appraisals and who holds a current, valid certificate for appraisals of types of real estate which may include residential, commercial, or rural real estate, as may be established under this chapter. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Client: means a party to a transaction who has an agency agreement with a broker for brokerage services. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Client: means a person or entity that agrees with a licensee or licensee's employer to receive a professional service. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Commission: means the real estate commission as established by chapter 543B. See Iowa Code 543C.1
  • Commission: means a brokerage or other participation fee. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Compilation: means a service performed in accordance with statements on standards for accounting and review services and presented in the form of financial statements, which provides information that is the representation of management without undertaking to express any assurance on the statements. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Contingent fee: means a fee established for the performance of a service pursuant to an arrangement under which a fee will not be charged unless a specified finding or result is attained, or under which the amount of the fee is otherwise dependent upon the finding or result of such service. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Customer: means a consumer who is not being represented by a licensee but for whom the licensee may perform ministerial acts. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • deed: is a pplied to an instrument conveying lands, but does not imply a sealed instrument; and the words "bond" and "indenture" do not necessarily imply a seal, and the word "undertaking" means a promise or security in any form. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Department: means the department of revenue. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • Designated beneficiary: means an individual meeting the requirements of section 541B. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • Designated broker: means a licensee designated by a real estate brokerage agency to act for the agency in conducting real estate brokerage services. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Eligible home costs: includes any United States veterans administration funding fee incurred by, or charged or assigned to, a designated beneficiary in connection with a veterans administration home loan guaranty program. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • executor: includes administrator, and the term "administrator" includes executor, where the subject matter justifies such use. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Financial institution: means a state or federally chartered bank, savings and loan association, credit union, or trust company in this state. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • First-time homebuyer: means an individual who is a resident of Iowa and who does not own, either individually or jointly, a single-family or multifamily residence, and who has not owned or purchased, either individually or jointly, a single-family or multifamily residence for a period of three years prior to all of the following:
  • First-time homebuyer savings account: means an account that meets the requirements of sections 541B. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • 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
  • Individual: means a natural person. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • License: means a certificate issued under section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Licensed public accountant: means a person licensed by the board who does not hold a certificate as a certified public accountant under this chapter, and who offers to perform or performs for the public any of the following services:
     (1) Records financial transactions in books of record. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Licensed public accounting firm: means a sole proprietorship, a corporation, a partnership, a limited liability company, or any other form of organization issued a permit to practice as a firm of licensed public accountants under section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Licensee: means a broker or a salesperson licensed pursuant to this chapter. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Licensee: means the holder of a license. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Listing: is a n agreement between a property owner and another person in which that person holds or advertises the property to the public as being available for sale or lease. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Manager: means a manager of a limited liability company. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Member: means a member of a limited liability company. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" and the abbreviation "A. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • NASBA: means the national association of state boards of accountancy. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Negotiate: means to act as an intermediary between the parties to a transaction, and includes any of the following acts:
  • oath: includes affirmation in all cases where an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and in like cases the word "swear" includes "affirm". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Office: means any Iowa workplace identified or advertised to the general public as a location where public accounting services are performed. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Party: includes a person who seeks to grant or accept an option to buy, sell, or rent an interest in real estate. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • Peer review: means a study, appraisal, or review of one or more aspects of the professional work of a licensee or firm that performs attest or compilation services, by a licensed person or persons who are not affiliated with the licensee or firm being reviewed. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Peer review records: means a file, report, or other information relating to the professional competence of an applicant in the possession of a peer review team, or information concerning the peer review developed by a peer review team in the possession of an applicant. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Peer review team: means a person or organization participating in the peer review function, but does not include the board. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Permit: means a permit to practice as either a certified public accounting firm issued under section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, association, corporation, professional corporation, or professional limited liability company. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • 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
  • Practice of public accounting: means the performance or the offering to perform, by a person holding oneself out to the public as a certified public accountant or a licensed public accountant, one or more kinds of professional services involving the use of accounting, attest, or auditing skills, including the issuance of reports on financial statements, or of one or more kinds of management advisory, financial advisory, or consulting services, or the preparation of tax returns or the furnishing of advice on tax matters. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Practice privilege: means an authorization to practice public accounting in Iowa or for clients with a home office in Iowa without licensure under this chapter, as provided in section 542. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Principal place of business: means the primary location from which public accounting services are performed, as the board may further define by rule. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • property: includes personal and real property. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Qualified home purchase: means , with respect to a first-time homebuyer savings account, the purchase of a single-family residence in Iowa by the account's designated beneficiary ninety or more days after the date the account holder first opened a first-time homebuyer savings account. See Iowa Code 541B.2
  • real estate: means real property wherever situated, and includes any and all leaseholds or any other interest or estate in land, and business opportunities which involve any interest in real property. See Iowa Code 543B.4
  • real estate appraisal: means an analysis, opinion, or conclusion relating to the nature, quality, value, or utility of specified interests in, or aspects of, identified real estate. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • real estate broker: means a person acting for another for a fee, commission, or other compensation or promise, whether it be for all or part of a person's time, and who engages directly or indirectly in any of the following acts:
 1. See Iowa Code 543B.3
  • real property: include lands, tenements, hereditaments, and all rights thereto and interests therein, equitable as well as legal. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Report: includes any form of language which disclaims an opinion when such form of language is conventionally understood to imply a positive assurance as to the reliability of the attested information or compiled financial statements referred to or special knowledge or competence on the part of the person or firm issuing the language, and any other form of language that is conventionally understood to imply such assurance or such special knowledge or competence. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • road: include public bridges, and may be held equivalent to the words "county way" "county road" "common road" and "state road". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Sale: means any sale, offer for sale, or attempt to sell or lease any land, to the public in this state, for cash or on credit. See Iowa Code 543C.1
  • Salesperson: means a person who is licensed under, and employed by or otherwise associated with, a real estate broker, as a selling, renting, or listing agent or representative of the broker. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • 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
  • Specialized services: means a hypothetical or other special valuation, or an analysis or an appraisal which does not fall within the definition of an appraisal assignment. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, or Guam. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • 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
  • Subdivided land: means improved or unimproved land divided or proposed to be divided for the purpose of sale or lease into five or more lots or parcels, or additions or parts of lots or parcels; however, subdivided land does not include a subdivision subject to section 306. See Iowa Code 543C.1
  • Subdivider: means any person, firm, partnership, company, corporation, or association engaging directly or through an agent in the business of selling or leasing subdivided land, or of offering such land for sale or lease, to the public in this state. See Iowa Code 543C.1
  • Substantial equivalency: is a determination by the board that the education, examination, and experience requirements contained in the statutes and administrative rules of another jurisdiction are comparable to, or exceed, the education, examination, and experience requirements contained in this chapter or that an individual licensee's education, examination, and experience qualifications are comparable to or exceed the education, examination, and experience requirements contained in this chapter. See Iowa Code 542.3
  • Superintendent: means the superintendent of the division of banking of the department of commerce or the superintendent's designee. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • Transaction: means the sale, exchange, purchase, or rental of, or the granting or acceptance of an option to sell, exchange, purchase, or rent an interest in real estate. See Iowa Code 543B.5
  • 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
  • valuation: is a n estimate of the value of real estate or real property. See Iowa Code 543D.2
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1