368.13  Board may initiate proceedings.

Based on the results of its studies, the board may initiate proceedings for the incorporation, discontinuance, or boundary adjustment of a city. The board may request a city to submit a plan for city development or may formulate its own plan for city development. A plan submitted at the board's initiation must include the same information as a petition and be filed and acted upon in the same manner as a petition. A petition or plan may include any information relevant to the proposal, including but not limited to results of studies and surveys, and arguments.

Section History: Early form

  [C75, 77, 79, 81, § 368.13]

Section History: Recent form

  93 Acts, ch 152, § 10

Internal References

  Referred to in § 368.3, 368.7, 368.20, 524.1202

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