A county which has acquired real estate containing a confinement feeding operation structure, as defined in section 455B.161, following the nonpayment of taxes pursuant to section 446.19, may clean up the site, including removing and disposing of manure at any time. The county may seek reimbursement including by bringing an action for the costs of the removal and disposal from the person abandoning the real estate.
A person cleaning up a site located on real estate acquired by a county may dispose of any building or equipment used in the confinement feeding operation located on the land according to rules adopted by the department of natural resources pursuant to chapter 17A, which apply to the disposal of farm buildings or equipment by an individual or business organization.
95 Acts, ch 195, §8
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