Article 1. General Provisions of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 10. >> Part 12. >> Chapter 3. >> Article 1.

The Santa Clara County Transit District may be formed as provided in this chapter and when so formed may exercise the powers herein granted.
The district shall include all incorporated and unincorporated territory lying within the County of Santa Clara.
The Board of Supervisors of the County of Santa Clara may, after notice and public hearing, published pursuant to Government Code Section 6061, adopt a resolution declaring that in its opinion public interest or necessity demands the formation of the Santa Clara County Transit District.