Article 3. Equalization Of Assessments By District Assessor of California Health And Safety Code >> Division 6. >> Part 1. >> Chapter 7. >> Article 3.
Annually, on the first Monday of July at seven thirty p.m.
the board shall meet as a board of equalization.
If the district assessor has returned the assessment roll for
the year the board shall proceed to equalize the assessments.
If the assessment roll has not been returned by the district
assessor the board shall adjourn from time to time until the roll has
been returned, and for the purpose of adjournment one or more of the
members of the board present may make and announce the adjournment.
When the assessment roll is returned by the district
assessor, the board shall equalize the assessments, and the board
shall continue in session as a board of equalization with reasonable
intermissions until the roll has been examined, rectified, and
The board may hear complaints as to the proceedings of the
district assessor and adjudicate and determine the controversy. It
may of its own motion raise an assessment, after such reasonable
notice to the party whose assessment is to be raised, as may be
ordered by the board.