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TITLE 5. LOCAL AGENCIES [50001 - 57607]

  ( Title 5 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81. )

DIVISION 1. CITIES AND COUNTIES [50001 - 52203]

  ( Division 1 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81. )

PART 2. POWERS AND DUTIES EXERCISED JOINTLY BY CITIES AND COUNTIES [51300 - 51953]

  ( Part 2 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81. )

CHAPTER 1. Transfer of City Functions [51300 - 51350]

  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81. )

ARTICLE 2. Chartered Cities [51330 - 51335]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81. )

51330.
  

If authorized by the city charter and approved by resolution of the board of supervisors, a city organized under a freeholders’ charter may transfer any of its functions and any of the functions of an officer, board, or commission to an officer, board, or commission of the county in which the city is situated.

(Added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81.)

51331.
  

The resolution of the board of supervisors shall recite:

(a) The functions to be transferred.

(b) The county officers, boards, or commissions to perform the function.

(c) The compensation to be paid by the city to the county for the services to be performed.

(Added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81.)

51332.
  

The transfer may be rescinded:

(a) At any time by the joint action of the city and the county.

(b) By separate action of either with one year’s notice.

(Added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81.)

51333.
  

The city shall express its rescission as provided by its charter or, if the charter does not provide, by resolution of its legislative body. The county shall express its rescission by resolution of the board of supervisors.

(Added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81.)

51334.
  

City functions relating to the assessment of property for taxation, the collection of taxes levied for municipal purposes, the collection of assessments, and the sale of property for the nonpayment of taxes or assessments, may be transferred pursuant to this article. Where a city transfers the assessment function to a county it may request the county to prepare only a secured roll in the first year of transfer and thereafter both the secured and unsecured rolls. Where a city which has been collecting taxes upon a calendar-year basis transfers such function to a county under this article, said collection by the county shall be continued upon such calendar-year basis.

(Amended by Stats. 1969, Ch. 4.)

51335.
  

If the city charter so authorizes, other functions may be transferred and performed as provided by law.

(Added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81.)

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