House Study Bill 8 - Introduced HOUSE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY BILL BY CHAIRPERSON BALTIMORE) A BILL FOR An Act relating to conducting condemnation proceedings. 1 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 2 TLSB 1322YC (4) 85 md/sc
H.F. _____ Section 1. Section 6B.2, subsection 1, paragraph b, Code 1 2013, is amended to read as follows: 2 b. By the county attorney, when the damages are payable from 3 funds disbursed by the county , or by any township , or school 4 corporation . 5 EXPLANATION 6 Code chapter 6B specifies the procedure for the condemnation 7 of private property. Code section 6B.2 specifies that such 8 condemnation proceedings shall be conducted by the county 9 attorney when the damages are payable from funds disbursed by 10 a county, or by any township, or school corporation. This 11 bill strikes school corporations from the provision under 12 which the county attorney is required to conduct condemnation 13 proceedings. 14 -1- LSB 1322YC (4) 85 md/sc 1/ 1