|LAWS OF THE 2001 REGULAR SESSION
OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH
GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA
Section 1. Section 468.504, Code 2001, is amended to read as follows:
468.504 ELECTION DISTRICTS.
When a petition has been filed for the election of trustees to manage a district
twenty thousand acres or more, the board, or, if the district extends into more than
one county, the boards of such
the counties by joint action, shall, before the election, divide
the district into three election districts for the purpose of securing a proper distribution of
trustees in such
the district, and
the division shall be so made that each election district will
have substantially equal voting power and acreage, as nearly as may be. After
the division is made there shall be elected one trustee for each of
the election districts, but at
the election all the qualified voters for the entire district shall be entitled to vote for each trustee.
The division here provided for shall be for the purposes only of a proper distribution of
trustees in the district and shall not otherwise affect
the district or its management and control.
Approved April 26, 2001
Updated: 26-Oct-2001 04:01 PM