As used in this chapter
, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
1. “Governing body” means the council of a city, county board of supervisors, board of township trustees, local school board, and other boards
and commissions exercising quasi-legislative, quasi-executive, and quasi-judicial power over territory comprising a municipality.
3. “Officer” includes but is not limited to the members of the governing body.
4. “Tort” means every civil wrong which results in wrongful death or injury to person or injury to property or injury to personal or
property rights and includes but is not restricted to actions based upon negligence; error or omission; nuisance; breach of
duty, whether statutory or other duty or denial or impairment of any right under any constitutional provision, statute or
rule of law.
[C71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, §613A.1]