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TITLE 11. CALIFORNIA PASSENGER RAIL FINANCING COMMISSION ACT [92000 - 92354]

  ( Title 11 added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1553, Sec. 2. )

CHAPTER 1. General Provisions and Definitions [92000 - 92017]

  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1553, Sec. 2. )

ARTICLE 1. General Provisions [92000 - 92002]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1553, Sec. 2. )

92000.
  

This title may be cited as the California Passenger Rail Financing Commission Act.

(Added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1553, Sec. 2.)

92001.
  

The Legislature hereby finds that it is necessary and essential that the state use all means and measures to promote rapid rail transit systems within the state in order to reduce air pollution and reduce congestion on freeways, streets, and highways.

The Legislature further finds that the alternative methods of financing provided in this title are needed to finance the cost of acquiring, constructing, and developing facilities for rapid rail transit systems within the state and that these methods will increase economic opportunities, contribute to economic development, be in the public interest and serve a public purpose, and will promote the health, safety, and welfare of citizens within the State of California.

(Added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1553, Sec. 2.)

92002.
  

It is the purpose of this title to carry out and make effective the findings of the Legislature and, to that end, to provide an alternative method of financing in acquiring, constructing, or rehabilitating facilities to be used as part of rapid rail systems, all to the mutual benefit of the people of the state and to protect their health and welfare.

(Added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1553, Sec. 2.)

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