Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2018

Government Code Provisions

Provisions Relating to Timberland

Chapter 6.7. Timberland*

Article 4. Immediate Rezoning

Section 51130

51130. Purpose of article. The purpose of this article is to provide relief from zoning as timberland production pursuant to this chapter only when the continued use of land in the timberland production zone is neither necessary nor desirable to accomplish the purposes of Section 3(j) of Article XIII of the Constitution and of this chapter.

History.—Stats. 1982, Ch. 1489, in effect January 1, 1983, substituted "production" for "preserve" after the first "timberland" and "production zone" for "preserve" after the second "timberland".

* Chapter 6.7 was added by Stats. 1976, Ch. 176, p. 305, in effect May 24, 1976. Secs. 20 and 21 thereof provided no payment by state to local governments because of this act.