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DIVISION 11. IRRIGATION DISTRICTS [20500 - 29978]

  ( Division 11 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

PART 8. FINANCIAL ORGANIZATION [24250 - 24771]

  ( Part 8 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

CHAPTER 3. Funds [24475 - 24530]

  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

ARTICLE 3. Improvement District Funds [24525 - 24530]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372. )

24525.
  

The cost of improvement district improvements shall be paid only out of the proceeds of an improvement district assessment levied upon and collected from the land in the improvement district for improvement purposes.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372.)

24526.
  

Improvement district warrants shall be paid only out of the proceeds of an improvement district assessment levied upon and collected from the land within the improvement district for improvement purposes.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372.)

24527.
  

Improvement district warrants or their proceeds shall be used solely for making the improvements for which the improvement district was formed and the necessary incidental expenses.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372.)

24528.
  

The cost of the improvement for an improvement district may be paid immediately from either the general fund of the district or from any special or construction fund available, the money advanced to be returned to the fund from which taken upon the collection of assessments for the improvement district or sale of improvement district warrants.

(Amended by Stats. 1947, Ch. 536.)

24529.
  

If the proceeds from any improvement district assessment levied for improvement purposes exceeds the final amount necessary for the purposes for which it was levied, the excess may be held in a special fund to be used for the operation of the works of the improvement district, be transferred to the general fund of the district to be used as the board deems proper for the benefit of the land in the improvement district, or be distributed to the holders of title to land in the improvement district in the proportion that the respective parcels of land contributed to the total collected from the improvement district assessment, the holders of title to be conclusively determined by the district assessment book last equalized at the time the distribution is made, with unknown and fictitiously named owners being disregarded.

(Amended by Stats. 1947, Ch. 536.)

24530.
  

Receipts from assessments levied for the operation of improvement districts and charges in lieu of the assessments, when collected, shall be deposited in a separate fund for the benefit of the improvement district to be used for its operation.

(Added by Stats. 1943, Ch. 372.)

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