Article 2. General Provisions of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 6. >> Chapter 1. >> Article 2.
A municipal utility district may be created as provided in
this division and when so created may exercise the powers herein
All persons who, at the time this division goes into effect,
hold offices under Chapter 218 of the Statutes of 1921, as
originally enacted or subsequently amended, continue to hold them
according to their former tenure.
Except as otherwise provided in this division elections
shall be held and conducted and the result ascertained, determined,
and declared in all respects as nearly as practicable in conformity
with the general election laws of the State.
Except as otherwise provided in this division all
ordinances, summaries of ordinances, and notices that are required to
be published shall be published once a week for two successive weeks
(two publications) in a newspaper of general circulation published
within the district.
Whenever in this division publication in a newspaper of
general circulation published within the district is required, and
there is no such newspaper, then the publication may be made in a
newspaper of general circulation published in any county where the
district is situated.
Whenever the signature of any officer or employee of a
district or of any member of the Retirement Board or of any officer
or employee of the Retirement System is authorized or required under
the provisions of this division, except in the single instance
provided in Section 13244, the signature may be made by the use of a
plate bearing facsimiles of such signatures.