281.10 AUDITOR TO DETERMINE PROPORTION.
When a partial redemption is asked for pursuant to section
county auditor, after notice to all parties interested, shall determine the proportion to be paid by
the person applying to redeem and the auditor's decision shall be final thereon. Such notice shall
be given by delivering a copy of the notice to the party to be notified, or, if the party cannot be
found in the county, by leaving a copy thereof at the party's residence or usual place of business
therein; but, if the party have no such residence or place of business, and cannot be found in the
county, of which facts, or either of them, the affidavit of the person appointed by the auditor to
give such notice shall be evidence, the auditor shall give two weeks' published notice thereof;
the last publication to be not less than ten days prior to the day fixed by the auditor for the
determination of such matter. The auditor shall not be required to proceed under this section until
the applicant pay to the auditor such sum as shall be reasonably sufficient to reimburse the auditor
for expenses necessarily to be incurred in giving or publishing such notice.
History: (2160) RL s 954; 1986 c 444