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DIVISION 15. RECLAMATION DISTRICTS [50000 - 53901]

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

PART 8. BONDS AND REFUNDING BONDS [52100 - 52862]

  ( Part 8 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

CHAPTER 4. Alternate Method for Refunding Bonds [52700 - 52760]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

ARTICLE 2. Sinking Fund [52730 - 52737]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 336. )

52730.
  

The board, prior to, or at the time of, issuance of the refunding bonds under this chapter, shall provide for the creation of an annual sinking fund for the payment of the refunding bonds in amounts determined by the board.

(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 1020, Sec. 135. Effective January 1, 1993.)

52731.
  

The county treasurer, at least 90 days before the first day of January in each year during which the refunding bonds are outstanding, shall levy and collect a call against the assessment securing the payment of the principal and interest of the refunding bonds, in addition to all other calls required by law to be made, sufficient to provide the amounts of such sinking fund payments for the then current year.

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

52732.
  

Ninety days, or more, before the first day of January in any year, the board may modify the amount of the sinking fund payment. The board shall forthwith mail the county treasurer a copy of the board’s order approving the modification of the sinking fund payment. The order shall state specifically the amount to be called by the county treasurer if the amount is less than that stated in the sinking fund schedule.

(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 1020, Sec. 136. Effective January 1, 1993.)

52735.
  

In any year in which the district has surplus funds from other sources available for the sinking fund payment and has deposited such funds in the sinking fund the call of assessment for sinking fund purposes for that year shall be limited to any amount by which the amount of the sinking fund payment exceeds the amount of surplus funds so deposited.

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

52736.
  

The board may invest the money in the sinking fund in bonds of the United States or of the State of California, and hold the bonds so purchased, and the income therefrom, as part of the sinking fund until such time as the board determines that it is for the best interests of the district that all or part of such bonds be sold.

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

52737.
  

The proceeds of sale of any bonds in which any part of the sinking fund is invested shall be deposited in the sinking fund.

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

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