Code Section Group

Government Code - GOV

TITLE 7. PLANNING AND LAND USE [65000 - 66499.58]

  ( Heading of Title 7 amended by Stats. 1974, Ch. 1536. )

DIVISION 1. PLANNING AND ZONING [65000 - 66301]

  ( Heading of Division 1 added by Stats. 1974, Ch. 1536. )

CHAPTER 2. Regional Planning Districts [65060 - 65069.5]

  ( Chapter 2 repealed and added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1811. )

ARTICLE 2. Creation of Districts [65061 - 65061.4]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1811. )

65061.
  

There is hereby created a regional planning district in each of the regional areas designated by the Council on Intergovernmental Relations for the purposes of this chapter after a public hearing within the region. No county, city and county, or city shall be divided in determining the boundaries of a regional planning district.

(Amended by Stats. 1974, Ch. 544.)

65061.2.
  

The boundaries of every regional planning district shall be coextensive with the boundaries of the region within which it is situated.

(Added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1811.)

65061.3.
  

A district shall not transact any business or exercise any of its powers under this chapter unless the legislative bodies of two-thirds of the counties and two-thirds of the cities, located within the boundaries of the district, by resolution declare that there is a need for such a district to function in the region.

(Added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1811.)

65061.4.
  

A district shall not transact any business or exercise any of its powers under this chapter if two-thirds of the cities and counties within the district are participating in regional planning pursuant to a joint powers agreement under Chapter 5 (commencing with Section 6500) of Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code.

(Added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1811.)

GOVGovernment Code - GOV2