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Water Code - WAT

DIVISION 6. CONSERVATION, DEVELOPMENT, AND UTILIZATION OF STATE WATER RESOURCES [10000 - 12999]

  ( Heading of Division 6 amended by Stats. 1957, Ch. 1932. )

PART 6. WATER DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS [12570 - 12949.6]

  ( Part 6 added by Stats. 1953, Ch. 196. )

CHAPTER 5. State Financial Assistance for Local Projects [12880 - 12893]

  ( Chapter 5 repealed and added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 27. )

ARTICLE 7. State Participation in Projects [12886 - 12886.6]
  ( Article 7 added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 27. )

12886.
  

If in order to accomplish the objectives of this chapter it is necessary to construct a project that is larger than one which a public agency proposes to construct, the state may participate in planning, designing, constructing, operating and maintaining the project, and in so participating shall finance those costs of the project allocated to the state, on terms agreed upon with the agency, to the end that the project shall accomplish the maximum water development objectives at a minimum total expenditure.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 27.)

12886.2.
  

In participating in a project under this article, the department may perform all or part of the planning, designing, construction, operation or maintenance of the project on terms agreed upon with the agency.

(Added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 27.)

12886.4.
  

The department is authorized, following receipt of an application for state participation from a public agency, to participate under this article on behalf of the state in any project that is larger than the one which the public agency proposes to construct and that is primarily for domestic, municipal, agricultural, industrial, recreational or fish and wildlife enhancement purposes and in so participating shall finance those costs of such project that are allocated to the state, on terms agreed upon with the public agency, subject to the prior approval of the California Water Commission, and to expend for participation in the planning, designing, and construction of any one project an amount not exceeding one million dollars ($1,000,000) from moneys available for such participation, including but not limited to, the moneys appropriated by the California Water Resources Development Bond Act (Chapter 8 (commencing with Section 12930) of Part 6 of Division 6 of this code) for provision for water development facilities for local areas as provided in this Chapter 5. Expenditures by the department in excess of one million dollars ($1,000,000) for the planning, designing, and construction of any one project may be made only upon specific authorization of the Legislature.

(Added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 27.)

12886.6.
  

The department is authorized to make loans and grants to public agencies pursuant to the provisions of this chapter for projects in which the department participates under this article.

(Added by Stats. 1967, Ch. 27.)

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