Iowa Civil Statute of Limitations Laws
|Injury to Person||2 yrs. §614.1(2)|
|Libel/Slander||2 yrs. §614.1(2)|
|Fraud||5 yrs. §614.1(4)|
|Injury to Personal Property||5 yrs. §614.1(4)|
|Professional Malpractice||Medical: 2 yrs. from reasonable discovery; max. of 6 from act §614.1(9)|
|Trespass||5 yrs. §614.1(4)|
|Collection of Rents||If rent is prescribed in written contract then 10 years|
|Contracts||Written: 10 yrs. §614.1(5); Oral: 5 yrs. §614.1(4)|
|Collection of Debt on Account||If rent is prescribed in written contract then 10 years|
|Judgments||20 yrs.: judgment of court of record §614.1; (6); 10 yrs.: judgment of court not of record §614.1(5)|
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