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Public Resources Code - PRC

DIVISION 17. GEOLOGIC HAZARD ABATEMENT DISTRICTS [26500 - 26654]

  ( Division 17 added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118. )

CHAPTER 4. Finances [26587 - 26595]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118. )

ARTICLE 1. Improvement Act of 1911; Municipal Improvement Act of 1913; Improvement Bond Act of 1915 [26587 - 26590]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118. )

26587.
  

A district may use the Improvement Act of 1911 (commencing with Section 5000 of the Streets and Highways Code) or the Municipal Improvement Act of 1913 (commencing with Section 10000 of the Streets and Highways Code) or the Improvement Bond Act of 1915 (commencing with Section 8500 of the Streets and Highways Code) to pay the costs of an improvement pursuant to this division.

(Added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118.)

26588.
  

The powers and duties conferred by the Improvement Act of 1911 or the Municipal Improvement Act of 1913 or the Improvement Bond Act of 1915 on the various boards, officers, and agents of cities shall be exercised by the corresponding boards, officers, and agents of the district.

(Added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118.)

26589.
  

In the application of the Improvement Act of 1911 or the Municipal Improvement Act of 1913 or the Improvement Bond Act of 1915 to proceedings instituted by a district, the terms used in the Improvement Act of 1911 or the Municipal Improvement Act of 1913 or the Improvement Bond Act of 1915 have the following meanings:

(a) “City council” or “council” or “legislative body” means the board of directors of the district.

(b) “Municipality” or “city” means the district.

(c) “Clerk” or “city clerk” means the clerk of the district.

(d) “Superintendent of streets,” “street superintendent,” or “city engineer” means any person appointed by the board to perform or effect an improvement.

(e) “Tax collector” means the county tax collector.

(f) “Treasurer” or “city treasurer” means the treasurer of the district.

(g) “Mayor” means the board of directors or an officer of the district to whom such powers and duties are delegated by the board of directors.

(h) “Right-of-way” means any parcel of land in, on, under, or through which a right-of-way or easement has been granted to the district for the purpose of performing or effecting an improvement.

(Added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118.)

26590.
  

Any certificates or documents required by the Improvement Act of 1911 or the Municipal Improvement Act of 1913 or the Improvement Bond Act of 1915 to be filed or recorded in the office of the superintendent of streets or street superintendent shall be filed or recorded in the office of the clerk of the district.

(Added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1118.)

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