BILL NUMBER: AB 650	AMENDED
	BILL TEXT

	AMENDED IN ASSEMBLY  APRIL 30, 2009
	AMENDED IN ASSEMBLY  APRIL 2, 2009

INTRODUCED BY   Assembly Member Hill
   (Principal coauthor: Senator Yee)

                        FEBRUARY 25, 2009

   An act relating to  parks   real property
 , making an appropriation therefor, and declaring the urgency
thereof, to take effect immediately.



	LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


   AB 650, as amended, Hill.  Parks:   Real
property:  City of Half Moon  Bay.:   Bay.
 
   The Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control,
River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006, an initiative statute
approved by the voters at the November 7, 2006, statewide general
election, among other things, makes $400,000,000 in bond funds
available to the Department of Parks and Recreation for competitive
grants for local and regional parks.  
   The Bergeson-Peace Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank
Act generally sets forth the duties and authority of the California
Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank in administering various
programs for economic development activities in the state. Bank
activities may be funded through the California Infrastructure Bank
Fund, which is continuously appropriated.  
   This bill would appropriate $10,000,000 of the $400,000,000
available from the bond act to the Department of Parks and Recreation
for a grant 
    This bill would require the bank to loan $10,000,000  to
the City of Half Moon Bay to purchase certain property known as the
Beachwood Property  for the sole purpose of development as a
public park   to assist the city relating to its
settlement of a specified case, which would result in an
appropriation  . 
   The bill would provide that in any case in which the provisions of
the bill and the initiative conflict, the initiative shall prevail.

   This bill would declare that it is to take effect immediately as
an urgency statute.
   Vote: 2/3. Appropriation: yes. Fiscal committee: yes.
State-mandated local program: no.


THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
   
  SECTION 1.    (a) From the four hundred million
dollars ($400,000,000) available to the Department of Parks and
Recreation pursuant to subdivision (b) of Section 75065 of the Public
Resources Code, ten million dollars ($10,000,000) is hereby
appropriated to the Department of Parks and Recreation for a grant to
the City of Half Moon Bay to purchase certain property known as the
Beachwood Property for the sole purpose of development as a public
park.
   (b) Any amounts outstanding to complete the purchase of this
property for a public park shall be provided from funds of the City
of Half Moon Bay or from loans and contributions to the City of Half
Moon Bay for this purpose. 
   SECTION 1.    (a) Notwithstanding subdivision (d) of
Section 63050 of the Government Code, the Infrastructure and Economic
Development Bank shall loan ten million dollars ($10,000,000) to the
City of Half Moon Bay pursuant to the procedures specified in
Article 3 (commencing with Section 63040) of Chapter 2 of Division 1
of Title 6.7 of the Government Code to enable the city to purchase
certain property known as the Beachwood Property.  
   (c) This appropriation 
    (b)    This loan  specified in
subdivision (a) is made to assist the City of Half Moon Bay relating
to its settlement agreement in the case of Yamagiwa v. City of Half
Moon Bay (N.D. Cal. 2007) 523 F. Supp.2d 1036, involving certain
property known as the Beachwood Property in the City of Half Moon
Bay. 
   SEC. 2.  In any case in which any of the provisions of this act
and Division 43 (commencing with Section 75001) of the Public
Resources Code conflict, that division shall prevail.  
   (c) Prior to the disbursement of any funds, the City of Half Moon
Bay shall obtain an independent appraisal of the Beachwood Property
that conforms to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal
Practice. 
   SEC. 3.   SEC. 2.   This act is an
urgency statute necessary for the immediate preservation of the
public peace, health, or safety within the meaning of Article IV of
the Constitution and shall go into immediate effect. The facts
constituting the necessity are:

   In order to provide timely essential relief to the City of Half
Moon Bay as a result of the settlement agreement in the case of
Yamagiwa v. City of Half Moon Bay, it is necessary that this act take
effect immediately.