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CHAPTER 9. DISPOSITION OF PROCEEDS

Section 7103

7103. Mass Transportation Fund. (a) The Mass Transportation Fund is hereby created in the State Treasury. Upon appropriation by the Legislature, moneys in the Mass Transportation Fund may be used for, but shall not necessarily be limited to, the following transportation purposes:

(1) Payment of debt service on transportation bonds, or reimbursement to the General Fund for past debt service payments on transportation bonds.

(2) Funding of the Department of Developmental Services for regional center transportation.

(3) Reimbursement to the General Fund for payments made by the General Fund pursuant to subdivision (f) of Section 1 of Article XIX B of the California Constitution.

(4) Funding of home-to-school transportation, pursuant to Article 10 (commencing with Section 41850) of Chapter 5 of Part 24 of the Education Code, and Small School District Transportation, pursuant to Article 4.5 (commencing with Section 42290) of Chapter 7 of Part 24 of the Education Code.

(b) From moneys transferred to the fund pursuant to subparagraph (G) of paragraph (1) of subdivision (a) of Section 7102 in the 2007–08 fiscal year, the sum of five hundred thirty-nine million two hundred eighty-nine thousand three hundred forty-eight dollars ($539,289,348) shall be transferred to the Transportation Debt Service Fund, and the sum of eighty-two million six hundred seventy-eight thousand dollars ($82,678,000) may be reimbursed by the Director of Finance in the 2007–08 fiscal year for the purpose of offsetting payments made by the General Fund pursuant to subdivision (f) of Section 1 of Article XIX B of the California Constitution.

(c) From moneys transferred to the fund pursuant to subparagraph (H) of paragraph (1) of subdivision (a) of Section 7102 in the 2008–09 fiscal year, the sum of eighty-two million six hundred seventy-eight thousand dollars ($82,678,000) may be reimbursed by the Director of Finance for the purpose of offsetting payments made by the General Fund pursuant to subdivision (f) of Section 1 of Article XIXB of the California Constitution, and the Director of Finance may transfer any funds remaining in the fund after this reimbursement of the General Fund to the Transportation Debt Service Fund.

(d) From moneys transferred to the fund pursuant to subparagraph (I) of paragraph (1) of subdivision (a) of Section 7102, the Director of Finance may transfer to the Transportation Debt Service Fund any amount necessary to offset the cost of debt service payments made from the General Fund during any fiscal year for transportation-related general obligation bond expenditures.

History.—Added by Stats. 2007, Ch. 313 (AB 193), in effect October 8, 2007. Stats. 2008, Ch. 756 (AB 268), in effect September 30, 2008, added subdivision (c). Stats. 2009, Ch. 10XXXX (AB 10XXXX), in effect July 29, 2009, added subdivision (d).