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Public Utilities Code - PUC

DIVISION 10. TRANSIT DISTRICTS [24501 - 107025]

  ( Division 10 repealed and added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1036. )

PART 3. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA RAPID TRANSIT DISTRICT [30000 - 33021]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62. )

CHAPTER 3. Government of District [30200 - 30336]

  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62. )

ARTICLE 5. Officers [30300 - 30308]
  ( Article 5 added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62. )

30300.
  

The officers of the district shall consist of the members of the board of directors; a president and a vice president of the board, each of whom shall be a member of the board; a secretary, a general manager, a general counsel, a treasurer, an auditor, and such other or subordinate officers, assistants, and deputies as the board may deem necessary and provide for by ordinance or resolution.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30301.
  

The secretary, general manager, general counsel, treasurer, and auditor shall be full-time officers and shall be appointed by and may be removed by the affirmative votes of a majority of the members of the board. All other officers and employees shall be appointed by the general manager and shall serve at his pleasure, subject to the provisions of this part relating to personnel.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30302.
  

The compensation of all district officers and employees, except as otherwise provided in this part, shall be fixed by ordinance or resolution of the directors.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30303.
  

The general counsel shall be a person admitted to practice law in the Supreme Court of California and shall have been actively engaged in the practice of law for not less than seven (7) years next preceding his appointment.

The person appointed auditor shall have been actively engaged in the practice of accounting for not less than seven (7) years next preceding his appointment.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30304.
  

The oath of office of all officers appointed by the board of directors or by the general manager of the district shall be taken, subscribed, and filed with the secretary of the district at any time after the officer has notice of his appointment but not later than fifteen (15) days after the commencement of his term of office. No other filing is required.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30305.
  

The board may require officers, assistants, deputies and employees to give bonds and may fix the amount thereof.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30306.
  

Article 4 (commencing with Section 1090), Chapter 1, Division 4, Title 1, of the Government Code shall apply to all officers and contracts of the district.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30307.
  

The treasurer shall be the custodian of the funds of the district and shall make payments only upon warrants duly and regularly signed by the president or vice president of the board, or other person authorized by the board so to do, and by the secretary or general manager. He shall keep an account of all receipts and disbursements.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

30308.
  

The district may designate the treasurer and the auditor of the County of Los Angeles as treasurer and auditor of the district and the treasury of that county may be designated the depositary for district funds for such time as the board may determine.

(Added by Stats. 1964, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 62.)

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