Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2017

Government Code Provisions

Provisions Relating to the California Land Conservation Act of 1965 (The Williamson Act)

Chapter 7. Agricultural Land*

Article 3. Contracts

Section 51249

51249. Filing sample copy of contract with Director of Conservation. Within 30 days after a form of contract is first used, the clerk of the board or council shall file with the Director of Conservation a sample copy of each form of contract and any land use restrictions applicable thereto.

History.—Added by Stats. 1969, p. 2812, in effect November 10, 1969. Stats. 1971, p. 1811, in effect March 4, 1972, changed the requirement for filing from "approval" of the form of contract to "use" of the form of contract. Stats. 1974, Ch. 544, p. 1252, in effect January 1, 1975, substituted "Director of Food and Agriculture" for "Director of Agriculture". Stats. 1984, Ch. 851, in effect January 1, 1985, substituted "Conservation" for "Food and Agriculture" after "Director of".

* Unless otherwise noted Chapter 7 was added by Stats. 1965, p. 3377, in effect September 17, 1965.