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<br />389 <br /> <br />r <br /> <br />ORDINANCE NO. NS-2132 <br /> <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE <br />CITY OF SANTA ANA AMENDING ARTICLE VI <br />OF CHAPTER 35 OF THE SANTA ANA MUNICIPAL <br />CODE RELATING TO UTILITY USERS TAX. <br /> <br />THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA DOES ORDAIN AS <br />FOLLOWS: <br /> <br />SECTION l: That Article VI of Chapter 35 of the Santa Ana <br />Municipal Code, is hereby amended to read as follows: <br /> <br />ARTICLE VI. UTILITY USERS TAX CODE <br /> <br />Sec. 35-151. <br /> <br />Short title. <br /> <br />This article shall be known as the "Utility Users Tax <br />Code." The word "code", as used in this article shall mean the <br />"utility Users Tax Code" unless otherwise so indicated. <br /> <br />Sec. 35-152 <br /> <br />Purpose. <br /> <br />This code is required for the purpose of fixing the rate <br />of taxation for the utility users tax, and for the purpose or <br />providing a tax levy for the usual and current expenses of the <br />city of Santa Ana. <br /> <br />Sec. 35-153. <br /> <br />Definitions. <br /> <br />The following words and phrases whenever used in this <br />code shall be construed as defined in this section. <br /> <br />(a) Person shall mean all domestic and foreign <br />corporations, associations, syndicates, joint-stock <br />companies, partnerships of every kind, joint <br />ventures, societies, Massachusetts business or <br />common law trusts, and individuals. <br /> <br />(b) city shall mean the city of Santa Ana. <br /> <br />~ <br /> <br />(c) Telephone corporation, electrical corporation, and <br />gas corporation, and water corporation shall have <br />the same meanings as defined in Sections 234, 218, <br />222 and 241, respectively, of the Public utilities <br />Code of the State of California as said sections <br />existed on January 1, 1975. "Electrical <br />corporation" shall be construed to include any <br />municipality or franchised agency engaged in the <br /> <br />1 <br />