House Journal: Page 579: Tuesday, March 7, 2000
Speaker Siegrist in the chair at 6:45 p.m.
House File 2528, a bill for an act relating to the condemnation of
private property for certain public purposes and providing an
effective date, was taken up for consideration.
Fallon of Polk offered amendment H-8197 filed by him as follows:
1 Amend House File 2528 as follows:
2 1. Page 1, line 22, by inserting after the words
3 "to the" the following: "fee simple".
4 2. Page 1, line 23, by striking the words "or
5 property interest".
6 3. Page 5, by inserting after line 32, the
8 "Sec. ___. Section 6B.3, subsection 2, Code
9 Supplement 1999, is amended by striking the subsection
10 and inserting in lieu thereof the following:
11 2. The applicant shall mail a copy of the
12 application by certified mail to the owner at the
13 owner's last known address and to any record
14 lienholder or encumbrancer of the property at the
15 lienholder's or encumbrancer's last known address.
16 The applicant shall also cause the application to be
17 published once in a newspaper of general circulation
18 in the county, not less than four nor more than twenty
19 days before the meeting of the compensation commission
20 to assess the damages. Service of the application by
21 publication shall be deemed complete on the day of
23 In lieu of mailing and publishing the application,
24 the applicant may cause the application to be served
25 upon the owner, lienholders, and encumbrancers of the
26 property in the manner provided by the Iowa rules of
27 civil procedure for the personal service of original
28 notice. The application shall be mailed and published
29 or served, as above provided, prior to or
30 contemporaneously with the mailing and publication or
31 service of the list of compensation commissioners as
32 provided in section 6B.4."
33 4. Page 10, line 20, by striking the word "open".
34 5. Page 10, line 25, by striking the word "may"
35 and inserting the following: "shall".
36 6. By renumbering as necessary.
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