Statutes, Rules & Forms

Iowa Code

Chapter 13B - Public Defenders
Section 229A.6 - Counsel and Experts, Indigent Persons (SVP Commitment)
Section 232.11 - Right to Assistance of Counsel (Delinquency)
Section 232.89 - Right to and Appointment of Counsel (CINA)
Section 232.113 - Right to and Appointment of Counsel (TPR)
Section 232.126 - Appointment of Counsel and Guardian ad Litem (FINA)
Section 232.141 - Expenses (All Chapter 232 Proceedings)
Section 232.179 - Appointment of Counsel and Guardian ad Litem (Voluntary Foster Care Placement)
Section 600A.6A - Right to and Appointment of Counsel (Private TPR)
Section 600A.6B - Payment of Attorney Fees (Private TPR)
Section 814.11 - Appointed Counsel in Appeals
Chapter 815 - Costs - Compensation and Fees - Indigent Defense
Section 908.2A - Appointment of an Attorney (Parole Violations)

Code of Iowa and Supplement

State Public Defender Administrative Rules

(View All SPD Rules)

Chapter 1 - Administration
Chapter 2 - Petitions for Rule Making
Chapter 3 - Declaratory Orders
Chapter 4 - Public Records and Fair Information Practices
Chapter 5 - Agency Procedure for Rule Making
Chapter 6 - Uniform Waiver and Variance Rules
Chapter 7 - Definitions
Chapter 10 - Eligibility Guidelines for Court-Appointed Counsel
Chapter 11 - Attorney Fee Contracts
Chapter 12 - Claims for Indigent Defense Legal Services
Chapter 13 - Claims for Other Professional Services
Chapter 14 - Claims for Attorney Fees in 600A Termination

Iowa General Assembly Administrative Rules Website

State Public Defender Forms

(Promulgated pursuant to the authority of section 815.9 of the Iowa Code and Rule 10.7 of the State Public Defender's Administrative Rules)

Adult Financial Affidavit/Application for Appointment of Counsel and Order
Juvenile Financial Affidavit/Application for Appointment of Counsel and Order
Parole Financial Affidavit/Application for Appointment of Counsel and Order
600A (Private Termination) Financial Affidavit/Application for Appointment of Counsel and OrderĀ 
600A (Private Termination) Financial Affidavit and Order re Payment
Assignment of Wages and Judgment and Order