AB 72, as amended, Bonta. Eden Township Healthcare District: special taxes: authorization.
Existing law provides for the formation of local health care districts and specifies district powers. The California Constitution prohibits the Legislature from imposing taxes for local purposes, but allows the Legislature to authorize local governments to impose them.
begin delete billend delete would authorize the Eden Township Healthcare District to impose special taxes, as provided.
This bill would make legislative findings and declarations as to the necessity of a special statute for the Eden Township Healthcare District.
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Fiscal committee: no.
State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
Article 4 (commencing with Section 32250) is
2added to Chapter 3 of Division 23 of the Health and Safety Code,
(a) Subject to Section 4 of Article XIII A and Article
8XIII C of the California Constitution, the Eden Township
9Healthcare District may impose special taxes within the district
10pursuant to the procedures established in Article 3.5 (commencing
11with Section 50075) of Chapter 1 of Part 1 of Division 1 of Title
125 of the Government Code and any other applicable procedures
13provided by law.
15(b) For purposes of this section, “special taxes” means special
16taxes that apply uniformly to all taxpayers or all real property
17within the district.
The Legislature finds and declares that a special law
28is necessary and that a general law cannot be made applicable
29within the meaning of Section 16 of Article IV of the California
30Constitution because of the unique circumstances of the Eden
31Township Healthcare District.