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DIVISION 13. CALIFORNIA WATER DISTRICTS [34000 - 38501]

  ( Division 13 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

PART 2. FORMATION [34150 - 34583]

  ( Part 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

CHAPTER 4. Establishment of District [34500 - 34502]
  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

34500.
  

If upon the canvass of the returns it appears that a majority of all the votes cast favor the formation of the district, the board shall by an order entered on its minutes declare the territory formed as a district under the name designated for it and shall issue certificates of election to the persons elected to district offices.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390.)

34501.
  

The board shall immediately file for record in the office of the county recorder of each affected county a certified copy of the order declaring the district formed along with a certificate listing all of the following:

(a) The name of the district.

(b) The date of formation.

(c) The county or counties in which the district is located, and a description of the boundaries of the district, or reference to a map showing the boundaries, which map shall be attached to the certificate, or reference to the county recorder’s office where a description of the boundaries has been recorded.

(Amended by Stats. 1998, Ch. 829, Sec. 63. Effective January 1, 1999.)

34502.
  

With the filing for record of the order declaring the district formed the formation of the district is complete.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390.)

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