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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 50. FINANCE [84000 - 85304]

  ( Part 50 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 8. Expenditures and Appropriations [85220 - 85304]

  ( Chapter 8 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

ARTICLE 7. Registration of Orders, Issuance of Warrants [85280 - 85288]
  ( Article 7 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

85280.
  

When any order against the funds of a community college district is presented to the county superintendent of schools, and the order constitutes a valid claim against the funds of the district, and moneys are not available in the funds of the district from which to pay the order, the county superintendent shall endorse on the order the words “Not approved for want of funds,” and shall register the order in the records of his or her office.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 654, Sec. 33. Effective October 7, 2005.)

85281.
  

The county superintendent of schools shall number and date the registered order, and shall transmit the registered order to the governing board of the community college district that drew the order. The governing board shall deliver the registered order to the payee or to the order of the payee. From the date of registration, the registered order shall bear interest at the rate of 5 percent per annum until the date upon which notice is given, pursuant to this article, that the county superintendent of schools is ready to approve the registered order.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 654, Sec. 34. Effective October 7, 2005.)

85282.
  

Whenever moneys are available for the payment of the registered order, the county superintendent of schools shall give notice, in a newspaper published in the county, or if there is no newspaper, by written notice posted at the courthouse, stating that he or she is ready to approve the order. The notice may list any number of registered orders of one or more districts for the payment of which moneys are available, giving the name or names of the district or districts and listing the registered orders in the order of registration for each district.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 654, Sec. 35. Effective October 7, 2005.)

85283.
  

At the time of giving the notice the county superintendent of schools shall set aside in the funds of each district for a period of 60 days the amount necessary for the payment of the registered orders of the district listed in the notice. If any registered order is not presented to the county superintendent of schools for payment within 60 days after the notice has been given, and moneys are not available to pay the registered order at the time of presentation, it shall not be approved until money becomes available for that purpose and notice is again given that the county superintendent of schools is ready to pay it.

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

85284.
  

The county superintendent of schools shall approve the registered orders of each district, and sign them as requisitions on the county auditor, in the order of their presentation. The county superintendent shall enter on each the amount of interest due and the total amount, including principal and interest, payable. Each approved registered order shall thereupon be governed by the procedure established in this code relative to payments from community college district funds.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 654, Sec. 36. Effective October 7, 2005.)

85285.
  

As an alternative to the method provided in Section 85284, when any corporation, firm, or person presents two or more registered orders for payment at the same time, registered on the same date, and issued against the funds of the same district, the registered orders may be approved, allowed, and consecutively numbered by the county superintendent of schools and the county auditor as requisitions and warrants on the funds of the district, and a special interest requisition may be issued by the county superintendent of schools against the funds of the district for the total amount of the interest payable on the registered orders.

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

85286.
  

The special interest requisition shall bear upon its face substantially the following notation: “In full payment of interest due on warrants numbered ____ to ____, inclusive, of the ____ Community College District.”

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

85287.
  

The special interest requisition shall be numbered by the county superintendent of schools and county auditor, being given the number immediately succeeding the number assigned to the last of the requisitions and warrants referred to in Section 85285.

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

85288.
  

The county superintendent of schools shall report to the county treasurer and the county auditor within 10 days after the end of each month the amount of the interest computed pursuant to this article. The report shall show each district for which interest has been computed, the numbers of the registered orders for which the interest is to be paid, and the total amount of the interest charged to each district. The county superintendent shall also, upon transmitting to the governing board of a community college district registered orders which have been approved and allowed as warrants against the funds of the district, report in writing to the clerk or secretary of the district the amount of interest computed on the registered orders and the numbers of the registered orders for which the interest is to be paid.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 654, Sec. 37. Effective October 7, 2005.)

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