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DIVISION 18. PARKING [31500 - 36745]

  ( Division 18 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463. )

PART 1. VEHICLE PARKING DISTRICT LAW OF 1943 [31500 - 31933]

  ( Part 1 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463. )

CHAPTER 9. Taxation [31820 - 31830]
  ( Chapter 9 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463. )

31820.
  

Annually on or before June 30th, the board shall prepare an estimate of the expenditures required for the maintenance, operation, repair, and improvement of the parking places under its charge for the ensuing fiscal year, and required during that year for the acquisition of additional parking places, if any.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31821.
  

The board shall also estimate the amount of revenues to be derived from rentals, fees, or charges for the use of the parking places and the amount, if any, to be raised by taxation. The amount to be raised by taxation for the acquisition of additional parking places shall be stated separately.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31822.
  

The estimate shall be filed with the legislative body, and at the time and in the manner for levying general taxes, the legislative body shall levy and collect upon and against all of the taxable land and improvements within the district a special ad valorem tax sufficient to raise the sum of money estimated as required to be raised by taxation.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31823.
  

The tax levy for maintenance, operation, repair, and improvement of parking places in any year shall not exceed fifteen cents ($0.15) on each one hundred dollars ($100) assessed value of taxable land and improvements within the district. The tax levy for acquisition of additional parking places in any year shall not exceed twenty-five cents ($0.25) on each one hundred dollars ($100) assessed value of taxable land and improvements within the district.

(Amended by Stats. 1968, Ch. 160.)

31824.
  

The special tax shall be levied and collected at the same time, in the same manner, by the same officers, and with the same interest and penalties as general taxes levied by the legislative body.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31825.
  

The proceeds of the tax levied for maintenance, operation, repair, and improvement shall be placed in the district maintenance and operation fund and expended only for the maintenance, operation, repair, and improvement of parking places under the control of the board.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31826.
  

The proceeds of the tax levied for the acquisition of parking places shall be placed in a separate fund of the district and shall be expended only for the purpose for which it was levied.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31827.
  

All revenues from fees, charges, or rentals for the use of any parking place of the district shall be turned over to the treasurer and by him placed in such fund as the board designates, and may be used for the acquisition, improvement, maintenance, repair, and operation of any parking places for the use and benefit of the district.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

31828.
  

If the board determines that the revenues from fees, charges, and rentals exceeds the amounts necessary for the proper maintenance, operation, repair and improvement of the parking places, and the acquisition of additional parking places, upon the order of the board the surplus revenue may be applied as a credit to each assessment in the proportion which the principal amount of each assessment bears to the total principal amount of all the assessments. The credit to each assessment, when added to all prior credits to that assessment, shall not exceed the principal amount of that assessment.

(Amended by Stats. 1963, Ch. 302.)

31829.
  

If the assessment has been paid in cash, the credit shall be returned in cash to the person who paid the corresponding assessment, upon his furnishing satisfactory evidence of such payment.

(Amended by Stats. 1963, Ch. 302.)

31830.
  

If the assessment is unpaid, the credit shall be applied upon the earliest unpaid installment or installments of principal and interest and any excess over the total principal and interest remaining unpaid shall be returned as provided in Section 31829.

(Amended by Stats. 1963, Ch. 302.)

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