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SB-1073 Local flood control: cities.(2017-2018)

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Date Published: 02/12/2018 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill No. 1073


Introduced by Senator Dodd

February 12, 2018


An act to amend Section 8000 of the Water Code, relating to flood control.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 1073, as introduced, Dodd. Local flood control: cities.
Existing law authorizes a city to incur indebtedness and liability, as prescribed, for the purposes of protecting the city from overflow by water, to drain the city, or to secure an outlet for overflow water and drainage. Existing law provides that the provisions relating to this authorization are intended to be paramount and controlling as regards these matters.
This bill would make nonsubstantive changes in those provisions.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 8000 of the Water Code is amended to read:

8000.
 The provisions of this chapter are intended to be paramount and controlling as to all matters provided for in, in this chapter and as to all questions arising out of procedure under, under this chapter.