2017 California Code
Streets and Highways Code - SHC
CHAPTER 11 - Issuance of Refunding Bonds
Section 9411.


Refunding bonds may be issued in substantially the following form:

United States of America

State of California


City of


Refunding Improvement Bond

Under and by virtue of an act of the Legislature of the State of California, designated as “Refunding Act of 1935 for 1915 Improvement Act Bonds,” the ____ of the State of California, will, on the second day of July, 19__, out of the redemption fund for the payment of the bonds issued upon the reassessments made for the work upon and improvements on certain streets (or on ____ street, or in improvement district No. ____, or on certain rights of way owned by, or by other suitable description, or for the laying out, opening, extending, widening, straightening or acquiring of certain streets) more fully described in that certain resolution, or ordinance of intention passed by the city council (or other board) of the municipality on the ____ day of ____, 19__, pay to bearer the sum of ____ ($ _____) with interest thereon from the ____ day of ____, 19__, to the ____ day of ____, 19__ at the rate of __ percent per annum, and thereafter at the rate of __ percent (__%) per annum, payable semiannually on the second days of January and July of each year upon presentation of the proper interest coupons therefor, both principal and interest payable at the office of the treasurer of the aforesaid ____.

This bond is one of an issue of refunding bonds of like date and effect issued under the above-mentioned act for the purpose of refunding the bonds issued under the Improvement Bond Act of 1915 for the purpose of providing means for paying for the work and improvements described in the resolution (or ordinance) of intention and is secured by the moneys in the redemption fund and by the unpaid reassessments made for the payment of the work, and, including principal and interest, is payable exclusively out of the redemption fund.

This bond will continue to bear interest after maturity at the rate above stated, provided it is presented at maturity or within 10 days thereafter and payment thereof is refused upon the sole ground that there is not sufficient money in the redemption fund to pay it. If it is not so presented, interest thereon will run until maturity.

This bond may be redeemed and paid in advance of maturity upon the second day of January or July in any year by giving the notice provided in the refunding bond act.

It is hereby certified, recited, and declared that all proceedings, acts, and things required by law precedent to or in the issuance of this bond have been regularly had, done, and performed and this bond is by law made conclusive evidence thereof.

In witness whereof, ____ has caused this bond to be signed by the mayor (or other chief executive) and the treasurer of ____ and by its clerk and has caused its clerk to affix thereto its corporate seal, all on the ____ day of ____, 19__.




City Clerk.


(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 463.)

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