Legislative Plumbing: Amending Iowa's Municipal Utility Board Statute to Include a For-Cause Removal Requirement for Utility Board Trustees

Author:Joshua D. Feil
Position:J.D. Candidate, The University of Iowa College of Law, 2016; B.A., Brigham Young University, 2013
Pages:779-805
SUMMARY

A 2or4 Iowa district court ruling, Keltner v. City of Oskaloosa, revealed a shortcoming in the Iowa statutes governing the removal of utility board members. The court ruled that the Iowa Code allows a mayor to remove municipal utility board members at will. Under Iowa's home rule regime, the Iowa Code governs both the ability of cities to establish, maintain, and operate city utilities as well as ... (see full summary)

 
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Legislative Plumbing: Amending Iowa's
Municipal Utili Board Statute to Include
a For-Cause Removal Requirement for
Utility Board Trustees
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        
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