|LAWS OF THE 2001 REGULAR SESSION
OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH
GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA
Section 1. Section 372.4, unnumbered paragraph 3, Code 2001, is amended to read as follows:
The mayor shall appoint a council member as mayor pro tem, and shall appoint
and dismiss the marshal or chief of police except where an intergovernmental agreement
makes other provisions for police protection or as otherwise provided in section 400.13.
However, the appointment and dismissal of the marshal or chief of police are subject to the consent
of a majority of the council. Other officers must be selected as directed by the council.
The mayor is not a member of the council and
shall not vote as a member of the council.
Approved April 16, 2001
Updated: 25-Oct-2001 02:27 PM