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AB-210 Transactions and use taxes: County of Alameda and the County of Contra Costa.(2013-2014)



As Amends the Law Today
As Amends the Law on Nov 25, 2013


SECTION 1.

 Section 7291 of the Revenue and Taxation Code is amended to read:

7291.
 Notwithstanding any other law, the Contra Costa Transportation Authority may  County of Alameda and the County of Contra Costa may each  impose a transactions and use tax for the support of countywide transportation programs at a rate of no more than 0.5 percent that would, in combination with all taxes imposed pursuant to Part 1.6 (commencing with Section 7251), exceed the limit established in Section 7251.1, if all of the following requirements are met:
(a) The Contra Costa Transportation Authority  county  adopts an ordinance proposing the transactions and use tax by any applicable voting approval requirement.
(b) The ordinance proposing the transactions and use tax is submitted to the electorate and is approved by the voters voting on the ordinance pursuant to Article XIII C of the California Constitution.
(c) The transactions and use tax conforms to the Transactions and Use Tax Law, Part 1.6 (commencing with Section 7251), other than Section 7251.1.

SEC. 2.

 Section 7292 of the Revenue and Taxation Code is amended to read:

7292.
 If, as of December 31, 2020, an ordinance proposing a transactions and use tax has not been approved as required by subdivision (b) of Section 7291, this chapter shall be repealed as of that same date.
SEC. 3.
 The Legislature finds and declares that a special law is necessary and that a general law cannot be made applicable within the meaning of Section 16 of Article IV because of the unique fiscal pressures being experienced in the County of Alameda and the County of Contra Costa in providing essential transportation programs.