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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 26. AIR RESOURCES [39000 - 44474]

  ( Division 26 repealed and added by Stats. 1975, Ch. 957. )

PART 3. AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICTS [40000 - 41357]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1975, Ch. 957. )

CHAPTER 14. Antelope Valley Air Quality Management District [41300 - 41357]

  ( Chapter 14 added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. )

ARTICLE 4. Financial Provisions [41330 - 41346]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. )

41330.
  

The Antelope Valley district may adopt a schedule of fees, levied on permitted and other sources of air pollution to recover the cost of implementing this chapter, pursuant to Section 42311 and Chapter 7 (commencing with Section 44220) of Part 5.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41331.
  

The Antelope Valley district may undertake programs that may include, but are not limited to, financial assistance to fleet operators for the purchase, conversion, or operation of low-emission motor vehicles, financial or other assistance to encourage the sale and distribution of cleaner burning fuels, and financial assistance or other incentives for the purchase and operation of ridesharing vehicles.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41332.
  

On January 1, 2002, the Antelope Valley district shall succeed to all funds, property, and obligations of the Antelope Valley Air Pollution Control District.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41333.
  

The Antelope Valley district board may borrow money and incur indebtedness in anticipation of the revenue for the current year in which the indebtedness is incurred or for the ensuing year. That indebtedness shall not exceed the total amount of estimated revenue for either the current year or the ensuing year.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41334.
  

Upon adoption of a resolution by the Antelope Valley district board to implement a procedure to issue warrants pursuant to Sections 41335 to 41346, inclusive, the procedure shall be implemented on the first day of the second month following the date of adoption of the resolution. If, at any time, the Antelope Valley district board determines that the accounting controls of the Antelope Valley district have become inadequate, it may revoke its authorization effective at the beginning of the next fiscal year.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41335.
  

The Antelope Valley district board shall appoint a treasurer, who may be a county treasurer, who shall be the custodian of funds of the Antelope Valley district and who shall make payments only upon warrants duly and regularly signed by the person authorized by the Antelope Valley district board. The treasurer shall keep an account of all receipts and disbursements.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41336.
  

The Antelope Valley district shall appoint a controller, who may be a county auditor, who shall be the accounting officer for the Antelope Valley district and who shall exercise general supervision over the accounting forms and methods of keeping the accounts of the Antelope Valley district.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41337.
  

The Antelope Valley district board may, by resolution, cause to be drawn all warrants on the treasurer against all funds, except funds for debt service, of the Antelope Valley district in the treasury for the payment of salaries and expenses of the Antelope Valley district.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41338.
  

The Antelope Valley district board may authorize, in writing, the controller to draw separate payroll warrants in the names of the individual Antelope Valley district employees for the respective amounts due each employee so that each employee may be furnished with a statement of the amount earned and an itemization of the amounts withheld.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41339.
  

The Antelope Valley district board may authorize the controller, in writing, to issue warrants in favor of the persons entitled to payment of all claims chargeable against the Antelope Valley district that have been legally examined, allowed, and ordered paid by the Antelope Valley district board. The controller shall issue warrants on the treasurer for all those claims against the Antelope Valley district.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41340.
  

The form of the warrants shall be prescribed by the Antelope Valley district board and approved by the treasurer.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41341.
  

Except as specified in this article, no county officer shall be responsible for producing reports, statements, and other data relating to or based upon payments of salaries or claims of the Antelope Valley district pursuant to this article.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41342.
  

The Antelope Valley district shall provide the officials of the Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association, in the form prescribed by them, the data necessary to make retirement reports and maintain records required by law.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41343.
  

All warrants, vouchers, and supporting documents shall be kept by the Antelope Valley district.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41344.
  

Notwithstanding Section 27005 of the Government Code, or any other section requiring warrants or orders for warrants to be signed by the county auditor, if the Antelope Valley district treasurer is a county treasurer, the county treasurer shall pay the warrant if money is available and a person authorized to sign the warrant has signed it. The county treasurer may charge the Antelope Valley district for the cost of fiscal services he or she renders.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41345.
  

The controller shall execute an official bond in an amount fixed by the Antelope Valley district board conditioned upon the faithful performance of his or her duties. A county auditor shall not be liable under the terms of his or her bond or otherwise for a warrant issued pursuant to this article. This section shall not be applied so as to impair the obligation of any contract in the bond of the officers in effect on January 1, 2002.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

41346.
  

If the auditor of the Antelope Valley district is a county auditor, he or she shall be provided, upon his or her request, a monthly listing of the warrants issued under this section reporting the warrant number, the date, and amount of the warrant, the name of the payee, the name of the fund on which the warrant is drawn, and a statement showing for the current fiscal year to date, for each required expenditure classification, the amount budgeted, actual expenditures, encumbrances, and unencumbered balances. The form of the listing and statement shall be as prescribed by the Antelope Valley district board and approved by the county auditor.

(Added by Stats. 2001, Ch. 163, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 2002.)

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