Laws, Regulations & Annotations

Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013

Revenue and Taxation Code

Property Taxation

Part 6. Tax Sales

Chapter 8. Deed to State, County or Public Agencies

Article 2. Purchase from the State

Section 3803

3803. Redemption. If not previously terminated, all rights to redeem the property shall terminate on the date and at the time the agreement becomes effective. If all or any portion of the property is redeemed before the agreement becomes effective, the agreement is null as to the property redeemed.

History.—Stats. 1941, p. 1441, in effect May 19, 1941, amended section to permit redemption prior to deed instead of prior to compliance with terms of purchase. Stats. 1947, p. 1631, in effect September 19, 1947, added references to installment plan redemption, and "whichever is later." Stats. 1951, p. 1646, in effect September 22, 1951, deleted "or prior to the execution of a deed by the tax collector," following "whichever is later." Stats. 1957, p. 2180, in effect September 11, 1957, deleted "or an installment plan of redemption is initiated" preceding "within" and "or under the installment plan of redemption" at end of section. Stats. 1978, Ch. 430, in effect January 1, 1979, added the first sentence and deleted that portion of the second sentence which read "within 21 days after the first publication and the mailing of the notice of agreement whichever is later," with the following "before the agreement becomes effective,".