321.16  Giving of notices.

When the department is authorized or required to give notice under this chapter or any other law regulating the operation of vehicles, unless a different method of giving notices is expressly prescribed, notice shall be given either by personal delivery to the person to be so notified or by personal service in the manner of original notice by R.C.P. 56.1, paragraph "a," or by certified mail addressed to the person at the address shown by the records of the department. Return acknowledgment is required to prove the latter service.

Proof of the giving of notice by personal service may be made by the certificate of any officer or employee of the department or affidavit of any person over eighteen years of age, naming the person to whom such notice was given and specifying the time, place, and manner of the giving thereof.

Section History: Early form

  [C39, § 5000.16; C46, 50, 54, 58, 62, 66, 71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, § 321.16]

Section History: Recent form

  85 Acts, ch 121, §1

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