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As used in this section, unless the context otherwise requires: “Agricultural land”, “beginning farmer”, and “farming” mean the same as defined in section 16.58. “Authority” means the same as defined in section 16.1. “Program” means the l...
Rules Implementing Statutes:
It is declared to be in the general public welfare of Iowa and a highway purpose that highway maintenance, construction, reconstruction, and repair shall protect and preserve, by not causing unnecessary destruction, the natural or historic heritage of...
Cities, counties, and the department shall to the extent practicable preserve and protect the natural and historic heritage of the state in the design, construction, reconstruction, relocation, repair, or maintenance of roads, streets, or highways. De...
If a county adopts an agricultural land preservation ordinance under this chapter which subjects farmland to the same use restrictions provided in section 352.6 for agricultural areas, section 6B.3, subsection 1, paragraph “f”, and sections 3...
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Except as otherwise provided, for purposes of this chapter and chapter 6B: “Aboveground merchant line” means “merchant line” as defined in section 478.6A, subsection 1, excluding those merchant lines that are underground. “Agricultural land” ...
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A creditor shall not initiate an action pursuant to this chapter to foreclose on a deed of trust or mortgage on agricultural land, as defined in section 9H.1, until the creditor has complied with this section. A creditor who believes in good fai...
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A person shall not initiate a proceeding under this chapter to foreclose a deed of trust or mortgage on agricultural property, as defined in section 654A.1, which is subject to chapter 654A and which is subject to a debt of twenty thousand dolla...
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If a sheriff’s sale is ordered on agricultural land used for farming, as defined in section 16.58, the mortgagor may, by a date set by the court but not later than ten days before the sale, designate to the court the portion of the land which the mo...
Not later than the time a sheriff’s deed to agricultural land used for farming, as defined in section 16.58, is recorded, the grantee recording the sheriff’s deed shall notify the mortgagor of the mortgagor’s right of first refusal. The grantee shal...
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In lieu of a foreclosure action in court due to default on a recorded mortgage or deed of trust of real property, if the subject property is agricultural land used for farming, as defined in section 9H.1, the mortgagee and mortgagor may enter into a...
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