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The center for rural health and primary care is established within the department. The center for rural health and primary care shall do all of the following: Provide technical planning assistance to rural communities and counties exploring innovative...
In the event such deceased person, whose body has been used for scientific purposes as provided herein, shall own or have the right of burial in a private or family cemetery lot in the state of Iowa, that such deceased person’s body shall be buried in...
Tagged topics: burialscemeteries
Local authorities may by general rule, ordinance, or regulation exclude vehicles from any cemetery or ground used for the burial of the dead, or exclude vehicles used solely or principally for commercial purposes, from any park or part of a park syste...
Tagged topics: cemeteriesparks
As used in this section, “pioneer cemetery” means a cemetery where there have been twelve or fewer burials in the preceding fifty years. Each county board of supervisors may adopt an ordinance assuming jurisdiction and control of pioneer cemeterie...
The board may levy annually a tax not to exceed six and three-fourths cents per thousand dollars of the assessed value of all taxable property in the county to repair and maintain all cemeteries under the jurisdiction of the board including pioneer ce...
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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Civil townships are hereby authorized and empowered to receive by gift, devise, or bequest, money or property for the purpose of establishing and maintaining libraries, township halls, cemeteries, or for any other public purpose. All such gifts, devis...
Tagged topics: cemeteriesdonationslegacieslibraries
The township trustees are hereby empowered to condemn, or purchase and pay for out of the general fund, or the specific fund voted for such purpose, and enter upon and take, any lands within the territorial limits of such township for the use of cemet...
They shall, at the regular meeting in November, levy a tax sufficient to pay for any lands so condemned or purchased, or for the necessary improvement and maintenance of cemeteries thus established, and for the necessary improvement and the maintenanc...
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They shall control any such cemeteries, or appoint trustees for the same, or sell the same to any private corporation for cemetery purposes.
Tagged topics: cemeteries