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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 3. POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION [66000 - 101060]

  ( Title 3 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 7. COMMUNITY COLLEGES [70900 - 88922]

  ( Division 7 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 49. COMMUNITY COLLEGES, EDUCATION FACILITIES [81003 - 82548]

  ( Part 49 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 2. Property: Sale, Lease, Use, Gift, and Exchange [81250 - 81553]

  ( Heading of Chapter 2 repealed (by Sec. 3) and added by Stats. 1998, Ch. 657, Sec. 1. )

ARTICLE 2. Dedication of Real Property [81310 - 81315]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

81310.
  

The governing board of a community college district may, pursuant to this article, dedicate or convey to the state, or any political subdivision or municipal corporation thereof, for public street or highway purposes, either with or without consideration and without a vote of the electors of the district first being taken, any real property belonging to the district, either in fee or any lesser estate or interest therein, including abutter’s right of access to any public street or highway; and may dedicate or convey to any public corporation, or private corporation engaged in the public utility business, without a vote of the electors of the district first being taken, an easement to lay, construct, reconstruct, maintain, and operate water, sewer, gas, or storm drain pipes or ditches, electric or telephone lines, and access roads used in connection therewith, over and upon any land belonging to the community college district, upon such terms and conditions as the parties thereto may agree.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

81311.
  

Before ordering the dedication or conveyance of any property the governing board shall in regular open meeting by a two-thirds vote of all its members adopt a resolution declaring its intention to dedicate or convey the property. The resolution shall describe the property proposed to be dedicated or conveyed in such manner as to identify it, and shall specify the purposes for which and the terms upon which it will be dedicated or conveyed, and shall fix a time not less than 10 days thereafter for a public meeting of the governing board to be held at its regular place of meeting for a public hearing upon the question of making the dedication or conveyance.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

81312.
  

Notice of adoption of the resolution and of the time and place of holding the meeting shall be given by posting copies of the resolution signed by the members of the board, or by a majority thereof, in three public places in the district not less than 10 days before the date of the meeting, and by publishing the notice once not less than five days before the date of the meeting in a newspaper of general circulation, published in the district, if there is one, or, if there is no such newspaper published in the district, then in a newspaper published in the county in which the district or any part thereof is situated and having a general circulation in the district.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

81313.
  

At the time and place fixed in the resolution for the meeting of the governing board the public hearing shall be held, and the governing board may at the meeting, or at any other meeting of the governing board held within 60 days thereafter, unless a protest is entered, adopt a resolution by a two-thirds vote of all its members authorizing and directing the president of the governing board, or any other presiding officer, or the secretary, or the members thereof, to execute a deed of dedication or conveyance of the property and to deliver it. Upon the delivery and acceptance of the deed the dedication or conveyance is fully effective.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

81314.
  

A petition protesting against the proposed dedication or conveyance signed by at least 10 percent of the qualified electors of the district, as shown by the affidavit of one of the petitioners, may be filed with the governing board at the meeting held at the time and place fixed in the resolution. If a protest is filed, the governing board, before taking any further action on the proposed dedication or conveyance, shall submit the question of whether the proposed dedication or conveyance should be made, to the board of governors whose decision is final. If the board of governors approves the proposed dedication or conveyance, the governing board may proceed with the dedication or conveyance. If the board of governors does not approve the proposed dedication or conveyance, no further proceedings shall be had thereon.

(Amended by Stats. 1995, Ch. 758, Sec. 114. Effective January 1, 1996.)

81315.
  

Whenever community college districts are required to improve and dedicate real property to the centerline of streets or highways adjacent to a school site or forming an intersection at a school site location, and when such street or highway rights-of-way are being conveyed to the city or county or by the city or county to the community college district, the requirements of this article shall be deemed satisfied solely by posting a notice of intention to convey in an appropriate location before conveyance.

(Enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010.)

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