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California Tire Fee

Chapter 17. California Tire Recycling Act

Article 3. Tire Recycling

Section 42872.5

Text of section inoperative on June 30, 2006

42872.5. Awarding of grants for public works projects. (a) In addition to the purposes listed in Section 42872, the tire recycling program may include the awarding of grants to cities, counties, districts, and other local governmental agencies for the funding of public works projects that use rubberized asphalt concrete. In addition to the factors listed in Sections 42874 and 42875, a grant for a public works project that uses rubberized asphalt concrete shall be awarded subject to all of the following:

(1) A grant shall be limited to a project that is both projected to generate between 2,500 and 20,000 tons of rubberized asphalt concrete during the life of the project and that uses 20 pounds or more of crumb rubber per ton of rubberized asphalt concrete.

(2) The amount of a grant that qualifies under paragraph (1) shall be equal to two dollars and fifty cents ($2.50) for each ton of rubberized asphalt concrete projected to be generated by the project.

(3) The total amount of a grant that qualifies under paragraph (1) shall be six thousand two hundred fifty dollars ($6,250) or more, but not more than fifty thousand dollars ($50,000), as determined pursuant to paragraph (2).

(b) Grants made under this section shall be funded by an appropriation in the annual Budget Act from the California Tire Recycling Management Fund established pursuant to Section 42885. To the extent possible, depending on the number of qualified applications and whether there is a sufficient supply of crumb rubber, funds allocated pursuant to this section shall be equal to 16 percent of the funds budgeted pursuant to this chapter for market development and new technology activities for used tires and waste tires.

(c) In order to provide outreach to local agencies regarding the use of rubberized asphalt concrete in public works projects, all of the following shall occur:

(1) The board, in cooperation with its Rubberized Asphalt Concrete Technology Centers, shall create, annually update, and post on each center's Internet Web site a data base of public works projects that include rubberized asphalt concrete that were completed by local agencies.

(2) The Department of Transportation shall post on its public Internet Web site data and descriptions regarding state public works projects using rubberized asphalt concrete.

(3) The board shall post on its public Internet Web site a link to connect to the data base created under paragraph (1) and the data and descriptions provided under paragraph (2).

(d) This section shall become inoperative on June 30, 2006, and, as of January 1, 2007, is repealed, unless a later enacted statute that is enacted before January 1, 2007, deletes or extends the dates on which it becomes inoperative and is repealed.

Text of section operative January 1, 2007 and inoperative on June 30, 2010

42872.5. Awarding of grants for public works projects. (a) (1) In addition to the purposes listed in Section 42872, the tire recycling program may include the awarding of grants to cities, counties, and other local government agencies for the funding of public works projects that use rubberized asphalt concrete. In addition to the factors listed in Sections 42874 and 42875, the board may award a grant for a public works project that uses rubberized asphalt concrete if the project will use at least 1,250 tons of rubberized asphalt concrete during the life of the project and will use 20 pounds or more of crumb rubber per ton of rubberized asphalt concrete.

(2) The board shall annually determine the amount of a grant to be awarded pursuant to this section, based on the per ton amount of rubberized asphalt concrete to be used in the project.

(3) The board shall not award a grant pursuant to this section that exceeds a maximum amount of two hundred fifty thousand dollars ($250,000).

(b) The grants authorized under this section shall be funded by an appropriation in the annual Budget Act from the California Tire Recycling Management Fund established pursuant to Section 42885. To the extent possible, depending on the number of qualified applications and whether there is a sufficient supply of crumb rubber materials, any funds appropriated pursuant to this section shall not be less than 16 percent of the funds appropriated pursuant to this chapter for market development and new technology activities for used tires and waste tires.

(c) In order to provide outreach to local agencies regarding the use of rubberized asphalt concrete in public works projects, all of the following shall occur:

(1) The board shall create, annually update, and post on its Internet Web site a data base of public works projects that include rubberized asphalt concrete that were completed by local agencies under the program established by this section.

(2) The Department of Transportation shall post on its public Internet Web site data and descriptions regarding state public works projects using rubberized asphalt concrete.

(3) The board shall post on its public Internet Web site a link to the data and descriptions provided under paragraph (2).

(4) The board shall provide technical support to local agencies on the design and application for rubberized asphalt concrete.

(d) This section shall become inoperative on June 30, 2010, and, as of January 1, 2011, is repealed, unless a later enacted statute, that becomes operative on or before January 1, 2011, deletes or extends the dates on which it becomes inoperative and is repealed.

History.—Stats. 2006, Ch. 300 (SB 369), in effect January 1, 2007, renumbered subdivision (a)(1) for (a), deleted "districts" after "awarding of grants to cities, counties," in, substituted "government" for "governmental" after "and other local" in, added "the board may award" after "Sections 42874 and 42875," in the former subdivision (a); substituted "if the project will use at least 1,250" for "shall be awarded subject to all of the following: (1) A grant shall be limited to a project that is both projected to generate between 2,500 and 20,000" in the former subdivision (a) and the former paragraph (1); substituted "will" for "that" in the former paragraph (1) of subdivision (a); substituted "The board shall annually determine the amount of a grant to be awarded pursuant to this section, based on the per ton amount of rubberized asphalt concrete to be used in the project." for "The amount of a grant that qualifies under paragraph (1) shall be equal to two dollars and fifty cents ($2.50) for each ton of rubberized asphalt concrete projected to be generated by the project." in paragraph (2) of subdivision (a); substituted "The board shall not award a grant pursuant to this section that exceeds a maximum amount of two hundred fifty thousand dollars ($250,000)." for "The total amount of a grant that qualifies under paragraph (1) shall be six thousand two hundred fifty dollars ($6,250) or more, but not more than fifty thousand dollars ($50,000), as determined pursuant to paragraph (2)." of paragraph (3) of subdivision (a); substituted "The grants authorized" for "Grants made" in, added "materials, any" after "supply of crumb rubber" in, substituted "appropriated" for "allocated" after "crumb rubber funds" in, added "not" after "this section shall" in, substituted "less than" for "equal to" after "this section shall be" in, and substituted "appropriated" for "budgeted" after "16 percent of the funds" in subdivision (b); deleted ", in cooperation with its Rubberized Asphalt Concrete Technology Centers," after "The board" in, substituted "its" for "each center's" after "update, and post on" in, added "under the program established by this section" after "were completed by local agencies" in paragraph (1) of subdivision (c); deleted "connect to the data base created under paragraph (1) and" after "public Internet Web site a link to" in paragraph (3) of subdivision (c); added paragraph (4) to subdivision (c); substituted "2010" for "2006" after "shall become inoperative on June 30," in, substituted "2011" for "2007" after ",and, as of January 1," in, added a comma after "later enacted statute" in, substituted "becomes operative on or" for "is enacted" after "unless a later enacted statute, that" in, and substituted "2011" for "2007" after "before January 1," in subdivision (d).

TEXT OF SECTION OPERATIVE JANUARY 1, 2012 AND INOPERATIVE ON JUNE 30, 2015

42872.5. Awarding of grants for public works projects. (a) The grants awarded pursuant to Section 42872 may be made to cities, counties, and other local government agencies for the funding of public works projects that use waste tires, including, but not limited to, the use of rubberized asphalt concrete and tire-derived aggregate.

(b) The grants described in subdivision (a) shall be funded by an appropriation in the annual Budget Act from the California Tire Recycling Management Fund established pursuant to Section 42885.

(c) In order to provide outreach to local agencies regarding the use of rubberized asphalt concrete in public works projects, both of the following shall occur:

(1) The department shall create, annually update, and post on its Internet Web site a database of public works projects that use waste tires that were completed by local agencies receiving grants for purposes of this section.

(2) The department shall provide technical support to local agencies on the design and application for using waste tires in public works projects.

(d) This section shall become inoperative on June 30, 2015, and, as of January 1, 2016, is repealed, unless a later enacted statute, that becomes operative on or before January 1, 2016, deletes or extends the dates on which it becomes inoperative and is repealed.

History.—Added by Stats. 2011, Ch. 573 (AB 525), in effect January 1, 2012.