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DIVISION 21. WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS [74000 - 76501]

  ( Division 21 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

PART 10. CHANGES IN ORGANIZATION [75750 - 76061]

  ( Part 10 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

CHAPTER 5. Dissolution [76030 - 76061]

  ( Chapter 5 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

ARTICLE 1. Petition and Hearing [76030 - 76032]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

76030.
  

A district may be dissolved by the board of supervisors of the principal county in the manner provided in this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

76031.
  

Upon receiving a petition signed by 10 percent of the electors of the district, or by the owners of one-half of the lands comprising the district, requesting the dissolution of the district, the board of supervisors shall publish a notice once a week for two weeks in some newspaper in the principal county, and also in each affected county, giving notice that such petition has been filed with the board of supervisors, and that the board will hear such petition, and all objections thereto, at the next regular meeting of said board after the expiration of the time of publishing the notice (specifying the date), and directing all persons interested therein to show cause at such time, if any they have, why the district should not be dissolved.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

76032.
  

At the time appointed for the hearing, or at any time to which the hearing may be adjourned, the board of supervisors shall hear and pass upon the petition, and may grant or deny the same. If its decision is against the dissolution of the district, such decision shall be final and conclusive.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75.)

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