79045. (a) There is hereby created in the account the Delta LeveeRehabilitation Subaccount. (b) For the purposes of this article, "subaccount" means the DeltaLevee Rehabilitation Subaccount created by subdivision (a).79046. The sum of thirty million dollars ($30,000,000) is herebytransferred from the account to the subaccount for the purposes ofimplementing this article pursuant to Section 12986.79047. Notwithstanding Section 13340 of the Government Code, themoney in the subaccount is hereby continuously appropriated, withoutregard to fiscal years, to the department, as follows: (a) Fifteen million dollars ($15,000,000) for local assistanceunder the delta levee maintenance subventions program under Part 9(commencing with Section 12980) of Division 6, and for theadministration of that assistance. (b) Fifteen million dollars ($15,000,000) for special floodprotection projects under Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 12310)of Part 4.8 of Division 6, subsidence studies and monitoring, and forthe administration of this subdivision. Allocation of these fundsshall be for flood protection projects on Bethel, Bradford, Holland,Hotchkiss, Jersey, Sherman, Twitchell, and Webb Islands, and at otherlocations in the delta. (c) Any funds that are made available under subdivision (a) may beused to reimburse local agencies for the state's share of costs foreligible projects completed on or after July 1, 1998.79048. The expenditure of funds under this article is subject toChapter 1.5 (commencing with Section 12306) of Part 4.8 of Division6.79049. Of the funds appropriated pursuant to subdivision (a) or (b)of Section 79047, not more than 5 percent may be expended by thedepartment to repair levee road pavement if the damage isattributable to flood control maintenance.79050. No expenditure of funds may be made under this articleunless the Department of Fish and Game makes a written determinationas part of its review and approval of a plan or project pursuant toSection 12314 or 12987. The Department of Fish and Game shall makeits determination in a reasonable and timely manner following thesubmission of the project or plan to that department. For thepurposes of this article, an expenditure may include more than onelevee project or plan.79051. For the purposes of this article, a levee project includeslevee improvements and related habitat improvements undertaken in thedelta at a location other than the location of that leveeimprovement.79052. Following the date on which a program for the bay-delta isadopted by CALFED, the remaining funds in the subaccount shall beused for levee rehabilitation improvement projects that, to thegreatest extent possible, are consistent with the program adopted byCALFED.Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. California may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.