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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 5. Unredeemed Property [51660 - 51757]

  ( Chapter 5 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

ARTICLE 3. Subdivision and Sale [51720 - 51733]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

51720.
  

At any time after the expiration of the redemption period, the county treasurer may, after approval of the board, sell and convey, pursuant to this article, a portion of any parcel purchased at delinquency sale by a county treasurer as trustee for the district at public or private sale and with or without notice.

(Amended by Stats. 1953, Ch. 804.)

51721.
  

Upon receipt of a written offer to purchase a portion of any parcel, the county treasurer shall require the intended purchaser to make a partial payment in cash on the purchase price in an amount not less than fifty dollars ($50) fixed by the county treasurer.

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

51722.
  

When the written offer and partial payment are received by the county treasurer he shall notify the board of the offer and intended sale of a portion of the parcel.

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

51723.
  

When the notification is received the board shall by minute action, approve or disapprove the sale and, in the event of approval, shall reapportion the assessment upon the parcel, including the delinquencies thereon, and penalties and interest, as provided by Chapter 6, Article 5 of this part.

(Amended by Stats. 1953, Ch. 804.)

51724.
  

The board shall apportion the costs of making the reapportionment to the several parts into which the parcel is subdivided and between the several assessments upon the parcel.

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

51725.
  

The board shall set forth in the reapportionment list the date to which the apportioned interest was computed.

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

51726.
  

The county treasurer, following board approval of the sale and reapportionment shall complete the sale of the subdivided parcel upon payment by the purchaser of the total of the following sums, less the amount of the partial payment made by him:

(a) The sum of delinquencies, penalties and interest apportioned and charged to the subdivided parcel.

(b) Interest on the amount for which the parcel was sold, as apportioned to the parcel, at the rate of 7 percent per year compounded annually from the date set forth in the reapportionment list to which interest was computed, to the date of the sale.

(c) The cost of making the reapportionment as charged to the parcel.

(Amended by Stats. 1953, Ch. 804.)

51727.
  

The balance of the purchase price may be paid in cash or, to the extent that a bonded assessment constitutes a part of the purchase price in cash or in any matured bonds and coupons issued on the reapportioned assessment taken at their face value.

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

51728.
  

The county treasurer shall execute a deed to the purchaser upon completion of the sale conveying the subdivided parcel free of encumbrances, except the unpaid balance of the reapportioned assessment and any other assessments of the district thereon.

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

51729.
  

The partial payment shall be forfeited if the purchaser fails to complete the purchase of the parcel within 20 days after tender of the deed thereto by the county treasurer, and a demand for the balance of the purchase price.

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

51730.
  

A forfeited partial payment shall be applied first to the costs of making the reapportionment, and any balance thereof shall be deposited in the maintenance fund, or in the general fund if the district has no maintenance fund.

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

51731.
  

The proceeds of sale of subdivided parcels acquired by the county treasurer at delinquency sale for bonded assessments as trustee for the district, shall be deposited in the bond fund.

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

51732.
  

The proceeds of the sale of subdivided parcels acquired by the county treasurer as trustee for the district at a delinquency sale for unbonded original and additional assessments shall be credited to the general fund.

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

51733.
  

The proceeds of a sale of subdivided parcels acquired by the county treasurer as trustee for the district at a delinquency sale for operation and maintenance assessments shall be credited to the maintenance fund.

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

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