Laws, Regulations and Annotations


Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2022

Emergency Telephone Users Surcharge Act

Revenue and Taxation Code

Division 2. Other Taxes
Part 20. Emergency Telephone Users Surcharge Act

Chapter 2. The Surcharge.

Article 2. Adjustment of Surcharge Amount

Section 41032

41032. Notification of amount. Immediately upon notification by the Office of Emergency Services, the department shall notify every service supplier and seller registered with it of the new amount by a means determined by the department that may include, but is not limited to, mail, electronic mail, or internet website postings.

History—Stats. 1980, Ch. 1035, operative January 1, 1981, substituted "notification by the Department of General Services" for "making its determination" and substituted "15" for "1". Stats. 2007, Ch. 342 (AB 1748), in effect January 1, 2008, substituted "November" for "September". Stats. 2010, Ch. 404 (AB 2408), in effect January 1, 2011, substituted "California Technology Agency" for "Department of General Services". Stats. 2013, Ch. 28 (SB 71), in effect June 27, 2013, substituted "Office of Emergency Services" for "California Technology Agency". Stats. 2015, Ch. 25 (SB 84), in effect June 24, 2015, deleted "by mail" after "shall notify" and replaced "rate" with "rate by a means, or means determined by the board, that may include, but is not limited to, mail, electronic mail, or Internet Web site postings". Stats. 2019, Ch. 54 (SB 96), substituted "amount" for "rate" and "department" for "board" throughout section, and substituted "internet website" for "Internet Web site." Stats. 2021, Ch. 432 (SB 824), in effect January 1, 2022, deleted "and fixing the surcharge amount" after "Office of Emergency Services", deleted "each year no later than November 15 publish in its minutes the new amount, and it shall" after "the department shall", added "and seller" after "service supplier", deleted ", or means" after "by a means", and deleted "," after "by the department".