§ 906.1 Definitions of parole and work release — temporary assignment to director.
§ 906.2 Parole officers
§ 906.3 Duties of parole board
§ 906.4 Standards for release on parole or work release — community service — academic achievement.
§ 906.5 Record reviewed — rules.
§ 906.6 Cooperation of correction personnel
§ 906.7 Information from other sources — written statements.
§ 906.8 Subpoena powers
§ 906.9 Clothing, transportation, and money
§ 906.11 Assignment to parole officer
§ 906.12 Parole outside state authorized
§ 906.13 Reciprocal agreements with other states
§ 906.14 Detainers
§ 906.15 Discharge from parole
§ 906.16 Parole or work release time applied
§ 906.17 Alleged parole violators — temporary confinement by counties — reimbursement.
§ 906.18 Parole violators — reimbursement to department.
§ 906.19 Certificates of employability

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 906 - Paroles and Work Release

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • 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
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Presentence report: A report prepared by a court's probation officer, after a person has been convicted of an offense, summarizing for the court the background information needed to determine the appropriate sentence. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • 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
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.