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DIVISION 21. WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS [74000 - 76501]

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

PART 8. ASSESSMENTS [75350 - 75481.5]

  ( Part 8 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

CHAPTER 4. Project Assessments [75410 - 75463]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

ARTICLE 3. Election [75440 - 75445]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 75. )

75440.
  

If sufficient objections are not presented to the board at the hearing, it shall call an election to be held in the district for the purpose of authorizing the assessment.

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

75441.
  

Notice of the election shall be posted and published and the election shall be conducted, insofar as practicable, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 74790) of Part 6 of this division.

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

75442.
  

Several purposes may be submitted at the same election.

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

75443.
  

Only qualified electors of the district may vote at the election.

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

75444.
  

The ballots at the election shall contain the words: “Project assessment—Yes,” and “Project assessment—No,” or words of similar import, together with a general statement of the amount and purpose of the assessment to be levied.

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

75445.
  

If a majority of the votes cast by the qualified electors in cities and a majority of the votes cast by the qualified electors residing in unincorporated areas for the proposition are marked and counted “Project assessment—Yes” or appear to favor the proposition submitted, the proposition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the voters and to authorize the levy of the project assessment in the amount of and for the purpose stated in the proposition.

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

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