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ORDINANCE 2001 <br />ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS <br />ADDING ARTICLE V, CHAPTER 25 (UTILITY USERS TAX) TO THE TOWN CODE <br />THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS DOES ORDAIN AS <br />FOLLOWS: <br />SECTION I <br />A new Article V is added to Chapter 25 of the Town Code as follows: <br />ARTICLE V. UTILITY USERS TAX <br />Sec. 25.50.010 Tax Imposed <br />There is hereby established and imposed, commencing September 15, 1995, a utility users <br />tax in the amounts provided for in this article. <br />Sec. 25.50.015 Disposition of Tax Revenue <br />The tax imposed by this article is for the purpose of raising revenues for the general <br />governmental purposes of the Town. All of the proceeds from the tax imposed by this article shall <br />be placed in the Town's General Fund. <br />Sec. 25.50.020 Definitions <br />For the purposes of this article, unless otherwise apparent from the context, certain words <br />and phrases used in this article are defined as follows: <br />(a) "Administrator" shall mean the Finance Director of the Town. <br />(b) "Cable television corporation ", "electrical corporation ", "gas corporation ", <br />"telephone corporation", and "water corporation" shall have the same meanings as defined in <br />Sections 215.5, 218, 222, 234, and 241, respectively, of the Public Utilities Code of the State. <br />(c) "Supplier" shall mean a person required to bill and remit a tax imposed under this <br />article and actually received from a user. <br />(d) "User" shall mean a person required to pay the tax imposed under this article. <br />Sec. 25.50.025 Exemptions <br />