Article 2. Contracts of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 10. >> Part 4. >> Chapter 6. >> Article 2.
The district may make contracts and enter into stipulations
of any nature whatsoever, either in connection with eminent domain
proceedings or otherwise, including, without limiting the generality
of the foregoing, contracts and stipulations to indemnify and hold
harmless, to employ labor, and to do all acts necessary and
convenient for the full exercise of the powers granted in this part.
No officer or employee of the district shall in any manner
be interested, directly or indirectly, in any contract awarded or to
be awarded by the board, or in the profits to be derived therefrom
contrary to the provisions of Article 4 (commencing with Section
1090), Chapter 1, Division 4, Title 1 of the Government Code.