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TITLE 5. LOCAL AGENCIES [50001 - 57607]

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

DIVISION 2. CITIES, COUNTIES, AND OTHER AGENCIES [53000 - 55821]

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

PART 2. POWERS AND DUTIES EXERCISED JOINTLY BY CITIES, COUNTIES, OR OTHER AGENCIES [55000 - 55707]

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

CHAPTER 2. Joint Projects for Sanitation and Electrical Lines [55300 - 55367]

  ( Heading of Chapter 2 renumbered from Chapter 12 by Stats. 1959, Ch. 597. )

ARTICLE 1. General [55300 - 55310]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 81. )

55300.
  

As used in this chapter, “local agency” means county, city, and sanitary district.

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

55301.
  

As used in this chapter, “conduits” mean sewers, water mains, or other conduits.

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

55302.
  

As used in this chapter, “lines” mean pole lines for the transmission of electricity and electric energy.

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

55303.
  

All powers and duties conferred upon the Public Utilities Commission by this chapter are exclusive. Its judgment is conclusive upon all parties to any proceedings taken pursuant to this chapter.

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

55304.
  

This chapter is alternative to, and does not repeal, Chapter 1.

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

55305.
  

Under the terms prescribed by its legislative body a city or sanitary district may permit a local agency to construct and maintain conduits and lines in, along, or across its streets and other public places and to use them for such purpose pursuant to this chapter and not otherwise.

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

55306.
  

The resolution of necessity and request for permission of a local agency to construct and maintain conduits and poles in another city or sanitary district shall be made and submitted pursuant to Article 2, Chapter 1, except that the submitted resolution of necessity shall be certified by the clerk.

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

55307.
  

If a city or sanitary district, grants permission for the construction and maintenance of sewers, it may connect its sewer and those of its inhabitants with the sewers constructed, and use such sewers, pursuant to Article 2, Chapter 1.

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

55308.
  

A local agency shall let contracts for furnishing labor or materials for the construction or completion of conduits or line constructed by it in another city or sanitary district pursuant to Article 3, Chapter 1. This chapter does not prohibit the local agency itself from constructing or completing the work and employing the necessary labor without advertisement for proposals or letting of a contract.

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

55309.
  

If a controversy arises between the local agencies after permission has been granted by a city or sanitary district or by the Public Utilities Commission concerning the construction, operation, maintenance, or control of any conduits or lines, either local agency may file a petition with the commission stating the nature of the grievance.

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

55310.
  

The Public Utilities Commission shall hear and determine the complaint pursuant to the Public Utilities Act.

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

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