Disposition of Unclaimed Property
of the Code of Iowa states, "An agreement to pay compensation to recover or assist in the recovery of an outstanding warrant made within twenty-four months after the date the warrant is canceled is unenforceable. However, an agreement made after twenty-four months from the date the warrant is canceled is valid if the fee or compensation agreed upon is not more than fifteen percent of the recoverable property, the agreement is in writing and signed by the payee, and the writing discloses the nature and value of the property and the name and address of the person in possession. This subsection does not apply to a payee who has a bona fide fee contract with a practicing attorney regulated under chapter 602, article 10." Chapter 556.2C.2. State of Iowa Outdated Warrants
Outdated Warrant information is available for five fiscal years. See the
for more details. Code of Iowa, Chapter 25.2. Information & Assistance
If you require additional information regarding Outdated Warrants, you must contact the issuing department included in the Outdated Warrants report. Departments are listed by number. To determine the department a number is assigned to, see the example below of the department number location within the reports.
Department Numbers & Names
Search for Department Name by Number drop-down list will assist in determining the name of the issuing department. Scroll through the list to locate the department number with its matching name.
- Search for Department Name by Number - 005 - Administrative Services 009 - Agriculture and Land Stewardship 112 - Attorney General's Office 114 - Office of Consumer Advocate 126 - Auditor of State 131 - Department for the Blind 133 - Department for the Blind - Capitals 140 - Iowa Ethics and Campaign Disclosure Board 167 - Iowa Civil Rights Commission 185 - Office of Chief Information Officer (OCIO) 210 - Commerce - Capitals 212 - Commerce - Alcoholic Beverages Division 213 - Commerce - Banking Division 214 - Commerce - Credit Union Division 216 - Commerce - Insurance Division 217 - Commerce - Professional Licensing Division 219 - Commerce - Utilities Division 238 - Corrections - Central Office 242 - Corrections - Iowa State Penitentiary (Ft. Madison) 243 - Corrections - Anamosa State Penitentiary 244 - Corrections - Medical and Classification Center (Oakdale) 245 - Corrections - Newton Correctional Facility 246 - Corrections - Mt. Pleasant Correctional Facility 247 - Corrections - North Central Correctional Facility (Rockwell City) 248 - Corrections - Clarinda Correctional Facility 249 - Corrections - Iowa Correctional Institution for Women (Mitchellville) 250 - Corrections - Iowa Prison Industries 251 - Corrections - Anamosa Farm Accounts 252 - Corrections - Fort Dodge Correctional Facility 255 - Corrections - Capitals 259 - Cultural Affairs 265 - Cultural Affairs - Historical Society Capitals 269 - Economic Development 270 - Iowa Finance Authority 275 - Economic Development - Capitals 280 - Education - Capitals 282 - Education 283 - Vocational Rehabilitation Services 284 - College Student Aid Commission 285 - Iowa Public Television 297 - Department on Aging 309 - Iowa Workforce Development 335 - General Services - Capitals 336 - Iowa Communications Network 350 - Governor's Office 351 - Governor Elect's Office 379 - Human Rights 401 - Human Services 402 - Human Services - Community Services 405 - Human Services - Eldora State Training School 406 - Human Services - Civil Commitment Unit / Sexual Offenders 407 - Human Services - Cherokee Mental Health Institution 409 - Human Services - Independence Mental Health Institution 411 - Human Services - Glenwood Resource Center 412 - Human Services - Woodward Resource Center 413 - Human Services - Assistance Payment 415 - Human Services - Capitals 427 - Inspections and Appeals 428 - Inspections and Appeals - State Public Defender 429 - Inspections and Appeals - Racing and Gaming Commission 444 - Judicial Branch 446 - Judicial Branch - Capitals 467 - Law Enforcement Academy 500 - Legislative - House 501 - Legislative - Senate 502 - Legislative - Joint Expenses 503 - Legislative - Office of Ombudsman 504 - Legislative Services 532 - Management 542 - Natural Resources 543 - Natural Resources - Capitals 547 - Board of Parole 553 - Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) 572 - Public Employment Relations Board 582 - Public Defense 583 - Public Defense - Homeland Security & Emergency Management 584 - Public Defense - Capitals 588 - Public Health 592 - Public Information Board 595 - Public Safety 596 - Public Safety - Capitals 615 - Board of Regents 616 - Board of Regents - Capitals 625 - Revenue 627 - Lottery 635 - Secretary of State 642 - Governor's Office of Drug Control Policy 645 - Transportation 646 - Transportation - Capitals 654 - Executive Council 655 - Treasurer of State 656 - Treasurer of State - Capitals 657 - Treasurer of State - Tobacco 670 - Veterans Affairs 671 - Iowa Veterans Home 672 - Iowa Veterans Home - Capitals 673 - Veterans Affairs - Capitals Department Contact Information
State of Iowa Department and Contact Information - Search phone numbers and email addresses by name
Note: Department numbers with corresponding names may also be viewed in the table located on the Warrant Payment Resources webpage.