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Public Utilities Code - PUC

DIVISION 6. MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT ACT [11501 - 14403.5]

  ( Division 6 enacted by Stats. 1951, Ch. 764. )

CHAPTER 6.5. Electric System Improvements [13071 - 13193]

  ( Chapter 6.5 added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237. )

ARTICLE 7. Obligation to Bondholders [13131 - 13136]
  ( Article 7 added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237. )

13131.
  

So long as any bonds of the district are outstanding and unpaid, or so long as provision has not been made for the full payment and discharge of all such outstanding bonds, upon maturity, or upon redemption prior to maturity, through the setting apart in a reserve fund or special trust account created pursuant to this article to insure the payment thereof, of money sufficient for that purpose, or through other irrevocable allocation to that purpose of money sufficient therefor all provisions of this article shall be complied with.

(Added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237.)

13132.
  

The board shall fix rates for service from the electric system to which the indebtedness pertains, and collect charges for such service, such as to provide revenues at least sufficient in the aggregate to pay, as the same shall become due, the principal and interest on all such bonds so outstanding payable out of those revenues, including premiums, if any, due upon the redemption of any thereof, in addition to paying, as the same shall become due, the necessary expenses of operating and maintaining such system, and all other obligations and indebtedness payable out of those revenues.

(Added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237.)

13133.
  

Bonds issued under this chapter shall be issued without any priority with respect to payment of principal or interest.

(Added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237.)

13134.
  

The electric system of the district to which the indebtedness pertains shall not be sold or otherwise disposed of, as a whole or substantially as a whole, unless such sale or other disposition be so arranged as to provide for a continuance of payments into a fund sufficient in amount to permit payment therefrom of principal of, and interest on, and premiums, if any, due upon the redemption of, all bonds issued under this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237.)

13135.
  

No indebtedness payable out of revenues shall be created in contravention of the provisions of any resolutions heretofore adopted by the board in connection with the authorization of any bonds payable out of revenues.

(Added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237.)

13136.
  

Anything in this article to the contrary notwithstanding, the board, in any resolution constituting a part of the proceedings for the issuance of any issue of bonds under this chapter may determine that the holders of the bonds of that issue are not to be entitled to the benefits of or to enforce any or all of the provisions of this article, and to that end the board, in such resolution, shall specify the provisions of this article to the benefits of which the holders of the bonds of that issue shall be entitled; and the holders of the bonds of that issue shall not be entitled to the benefits of or to enforce any of the provisions of this article not so specified.

(Added by Stats. 1957, Ch. 2237.)

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