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


  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )

CHAPTER 2. The Board [34800 - 34808]
  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 390. )


The board shall elect a president from its members and appoint the secretary.

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


The board shall select and maintain an office for the district, at a fixed place which place need not be within the district.

(Amended by Stats. 1959, Ch. 2041.)


The board shall hold regular meetings at such time and place as may be agreed upon by resolution.

(Amended by Stats. 1959, Ch. 2041.)


Special meetings of the board shall be held pursuant to the Ralph M. Brown Act (Chapter 9 (commencing with Section 54950) of Part 9 of Division 2 of Title 5 of the Government Code).

(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 1020, Sec. 28. Effective January 1, 1993.)


Notwithstanding Section 54954 of the Government Code, or any other provision of law, the Board of Directors of the Elsinore Water District may conduct its meetings at the district office, or at any publicly owned location that is within the boundaries, or not more than one mile outside the boundaries, of the territory over which the district exercises jurisdiction.

(Added by Stats. 2008, Ch. 20, Sec. 1. Effective June 2, 2008.)


A majority of the membership of the board shall constitute a quorum of the board for the transaction of business.

(Amended by Stats. 1961, Ch. 1323.)


The vote of a majority of the directors present at any meeting attended by a quorum is necessary to determine any proposition or resolution presented.

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


The board, except as otherwise specifically provided, shall manage and conduct the business and affairs of the district.

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


The board of a district in existence on the effective date of this section shall file a certificate with the Secretary of State on or before January 1, 1964, listing:

(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 such boundaries, which map shall be attached to the certificate, or reference to the county recorder’s office where a description of such boundaries has been recorded.

If the order declaring the district formed contains all of the information required to be in the certificate, the board may file a copy of the order in lieu of the certificate.

(Added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 457.)

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