General Assembly: 80 (2003 Regular GA) - Chapter 88 - Inmates of correctional institutions — fees — transport for medical or dental care

Published: 2003-04-28

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Sec. 3. Section 80B.11B, subsection 2, Code 2003, is amended to read as follows: 2. The Iowa lawenforcement academymayalso charge thedepartment of natural resources

or other agency or department of the state, a member of a police force of a city or county, or any political subdivision of the state not more than one-half of the cost of providing the basic training course which is designed to meet the minimum basic training requirements for a law enforcement officer. All other candidates to the law enforcement academy, including a candi- date from a tribal government, shall pay the full costs of providing the basic training require- ments for a law enforcement officer.

Sec. 4. NEW SECTION. 80B.18 LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER — TRIBAL GOVERN- MENT. A law enforcement officer who is amember of a police force of a tribal government andwho

becomes certified through the Iowa law enforcement academy shall be subject to the certifica- tion and revocation of certification rules andprocedures as provided in this chapter. The certi- fied law enforcement officer shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of this state if an agreement exists between the tribal government and the state or between the tribal govern- ment and a county, which grants authority to the law enforcement officer to act in a law en- forcement capacity off a settlement or reservation.

Approved April 28, 2003


CH. 88CH. 88



H.F. 551

AN ACT providing for a fee for transporting an inmate for medical or dental care.

Be It Enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Iowa:

Section 1. Section 904.108, subsection 6, Code 2003, is amended to read as follows: 6. The director may charge an inmate a correctional fee for custodial expenses incurred or

which may be incurred while the inmate is in the custody of the department. The custodial expensesmay include, but are not limited to, board and room,medical and dental fees includ- ing any necessary transportation fee not to exceed five dollars per visit, education costs, cloth- ing costs, and the costs of supervision, services, and treatment to the inmate. The correctional fee shall not exceed the actual cost of keeping the inmate in custody. The correctional fees collected pursuant to this subsection shall be credited as a reimbursement to the appropriate correctional institution. This subsection does not limit the right of the director to obtain any other remedy authorized by law.

Approved April 28, 2003