Claim Form Code Sections

In completing the Adult and Juvenile Indigent Defense Fee Claim Forms you must provide information about what type of case your client is charged with. For juvenile claims all claims would arise out of a case under Iowa Code Chapter 232.

Adult fee claims could arise under a number of different code sections. In box 9 of the Indigent Defense Adult Fee Claim Form the attorney must provide the Iowa Code section for the offense the client is charged with. In box 10 of the Indigent Defense Adult Fee Claim Form the attorney must provide the offenses the client is charged with. To assist you in completing this portion of the claim form we have provided you with lists of Iowa Code sections and offenses commonly used. You may view the list sorted by Code section or offenses sorted alphabetically. To assist you in correctly completing your adult fee claim form we provide the following resources. If your client is charged with an offense that is not on the list please contact the State Public Defender’s Office (515) 242-6158 or claims@spd.state.ia.us for further assistance.

By Code Section

By Offense Description

By Classification of Crime