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Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2010

Integrated Waste Management Fee Law

Revenue and Taxation Code

Chapter 9. Disclosure of Information

45981. Disclosure of information. (a) The board shall provide any information obtained under this part to the California Integrated Waste Management Board.

(b) The California Integrated Waste Management Board and the board may utilize any information obtained pursuant to this part to develop data on the generation or disposal of solid waste within the state. Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, the California Integrated Waste Management Board may make waste generation and disposal data available to the public.

History.—Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, in effect January 1, 1990, added "Integrated" after "California" throughout the section.

45982. Divulging of information to unauthorized parties forbidden. Neither the California Integrated Waste Management Board, nor any person having an administrative duty under Part 9 (commencing with Section 15600) of Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code shall disclose the business affairs, operations, or any other proprietary information pertaining to a fee payer, except a fee payer which is a public agency, which was submitted to the board in a report or return required by this part, or permit any report or copy thereof or any book containing any abstract or particulars thereof to be seen or examined by any person not expressly authorized by Section 45981 or this section. However, the Governor may, by general or special order, authorize examination of the records maintained by the board under this part by other state officers, by officers of another state, by the federal government if a reciprocal arrangement exists, or by any other person. The information so obtained pursuant to the order of the Governor shall not be made public except to the extent and in the manner that the order may authorize that it be made public.

History.—Stats. 1989, Ch. 1095, in effect January 1, 1990, added "Integrated" after "California" in the first sentence. Stats. 1991, Ch. 717, in effect January 1, 1992, added "proprietary" after "or any other" and ", except a fee payer which is a public agency," after "fee payer" in the first sentence.

45983. Information to interested parties. Notwithstanding Section 45982, the successors, receivers, trustees, executors, administrators, assignees, and guarantors, if directly interested, may be given information regarding the determination of any unpaid fee or the amount of fees, interest, or penalties required to be collected or assessed.

45984. Information collected pursuant to other laws, regulations, or ordinances. Nothing in this chapter limits or increases public access to information on any aspect of solid waste generation or disposal collected pursuant to other state or local laws, regulations, or ordinances.