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DIVISION 15. RECLAMATION DISTRICTS [50000 - 53901]

  ( Division 15 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

PART 7. ASSESSMENTS [51200 - 51894]

  ( Part 7 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

CHAPTER 2. Levy of Assessments [51230 - 51485]

  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

ARTICLE 6. Supplemental Assessments [51400 - 51409]
  ( Article 6 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

51400.
  

When the board has authorized the sale of refunding bonds at less than par value and has determined that it is necessary or advisable that an amount be made available to pay interest on the refunding bonds from the date of sale to the date of maturity of the bonds to be refunded, the board shall declare whether it is necessary or advisable that a supplemental assessment be levied to raise the amounts required under the provisions of subdivisions (a) and (b) of Section 52560, or either thereof.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51401.
  

If the board determines that it is for the best interest of the district that the supplemental assessment be levied, it shall prepare and certify an assessment list for the supplemental assessment in the form prescribed by Section 51239 of this division.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51402.
  

The amount of the supplemental assessment shall not exceed 10 percent of the principal of the refunding bonds to be sold, plus the amount to be raised by the supplemental assessment to pay interest on the refunding bonds to the date of maturity of the bonds to be refunded.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51403.
  

The amount of the supplemental assessment shall be levied only upon the parcels upon which an assessment is then outstanding for payment of the bonds to be refunded and shall be levied on such parcels in proportion to the amounts then assessed thereon under the outstanding assessment.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51404.
  

The provisions of Article 1 of this chapter relating to the filing of assessment lists, hearings thereon and approval thereof, and actions to correct, modify, or annul the same apply to assessment lists prepared pursuant to this article, except:

(a) Assessment lists prepared pursuant to this article are not required to be prepared in duplicate.

(b) A copy of the assessment list need not be retained in the district office.

(c) Actions for the correction, modification or annulment of a supplemental assessment must be commenced within five days after the assessment list has been filed in the office of the county treasurer.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51405.
  

When a supplemental assessment has been levied, approved, and filed, it shall be called for immediate payment and shall become delinquent by declaration made in the resolution at a specified date at least five days prior to the date fixed for the sale of the refunding bonds.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51406.
  

At least 30 days shall elapse between the date of call and the date of delinquency.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51407.
  

The supplemental assessment shall not bear interest and shall be payable only in lawful money of the United States.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51408.
  

Notice of the supplemental assessment and of the call thereon shall be served upon each owner of land in the district in the manner prescribed in Section 51519.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

51409.
  

Upon delinquency a penalty of 10 percent shall be added.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336.)

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