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Arizona Revised Statutes - Title 48 Special Taxing Districts - Chapter 5 Fire Districts

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  • 48-802 - Election procedures
    A. All elections held pursuant to this article shall conform to the requirements of this section. B. Except as otherwise provided in this article, the...
  • 48-803 - District administered by a district board
    A. In a district that the board of supervisors estimates has a population of fewer than four thousand inhabitants, the district board may consist of...
  • 48-804 - District administered by elected chief and secretary‑treasurer
    48-804. District administered by elected chief and secretary-treasurer A. Until the first term of office that commences immediately after the next regular election for that...
  • 48-805 - Fire district; powers and duties
    A. A fire district, through its board or elected chief and secretary-treasurer, shall: 1. Hold public meetings at least once each calendar month. 2. Prepare...
  • 48-805.01 - Separate legal entities; joint exercise of powers
    A. If public agencies identified in subsection B of this section form a separate legal entity pursuant to section 11-952, the entity has the powers...
  • 48-806 - Bond election; issuance and sale of bonds
    A. Except for a district formed pursuant to section 48-851, the district board or the elected chief and secretary-treasurer may order an election by the...
  • 48-807 - County fire district assistance tax; annual budget; override
    A. The board of supervisors of a county shall levy, at the time of levying other property taxes, a county fire district assistance tax on...
  • 48-812 - Disposition of fire district assets and relief and pension fund assets on annexation by or inclusion in a city or town
    A. When any area having a fire district established under this article is entirely annexed to a city or town or entirely included within a...
  • 48-813 - Deletion of annexed area from fire district territory; provision for continued protection; proposed annexation
    A. If any part or all of the territory of a district is annexed to a city or town, or is included within a newly...
  • 48-814 - Property located outside of fire district territory; reimbursement to fire district for cost of fire and emergency medical services
    A. A fire district may provide or assist in providing emergency fire or emergency medical services outside of its own district boundaries if those services...
  • 48-815.01 - District dissolution; procedures; notice; hearing; determinations; petitions
    A. A fire district may be dissolved by the following procedures: 1. Any adult person desiring to dissolve a fire district shall prepare and submit...
  • 48-815.02 - Dissolution; petitions of property owners; form; verification
    A. A petition of property owners that is submitted to comply with section 48-815.01, subsection A, paragraph 7 shall contain a heading that clearly identifies...
  • 48-816 - Election to reorganize district
    A. The board of supervisors shall make an order calling an election to decide whether to reorganize a fire district administered by an elected chief...
  • 48-817 - Districts over twenty-five thousand population
    A fire district with a population exceeding twenty-five thousand persons as estimated by the board of supervisors shall not organize or reorganize as a fire...
  • 48-818 - Emergency medical aid or assistance to other public bodies; limitation on liability
    A. A district, or an employee of a district, organized pursuant to this chapter, or a private fire or ambulance company whose services are procured...
  • 48-819 - Reimbursement for county services
    The actual costs of services provided by a county to a fire district are subject to reimbursement pursuant to section 11-251.06, subsection B. The county...
  • 48-820 - Election to merge fire districts; notice; hearing; approval; joint meeting; merged district board
    A. Except as provided in subsection J of this section, the board of supervisors shall make an order calling for an election to decide whether...
  • 48-821 - Disposition of assets on merger of fire districts
    A. If fire districts established under this article are merged, all the equipment, assets and liabilities of the affected districts shall be transferred to the...
  • 48-822 - Election to consolidate fire districts; resolution; hearing
    A. Except as provided in subsection E of this section, the board of supervisors shall make an order calling for an election to decide whether...
  • 48-831 - Exemption of volunteer fire fighters from military duty
    Fire fighters employed by fire districts organized in any incorporated city or town of one thousand or more inhabitants, or in any unincorporated town of...
  • 48-832 - Procedure to obtain exemption
    A fire fighter employed by a fire district, to take advantage of the exemption, shall file with the clerk of the board of supervisors of...
  • 48-833 - Exemption based on length of service
    A person who has been employed by the district and has faithfully discharged his duties for seven years may be thereafter exempt from the performance...
  • 48-834 - Annual filing of exemption list; issuance of illegal certificate; classification
    The chief of the fire district shall annually file with the clerk of the board of supervisors of his county the names of all the...
  • 48-851 - Noncontiguous county island fire district; formation; definition
    A. A noncontiguous county island fire district shall be formed by the following procedures: 1. One or more persons who wish to petition for a...
  • 48-852 - District board governance; elections
    A. A fire district formed pursuant to this article shall be governed by a five member elected board, but shall be governed initially by a...
  • 48-853 - District board; powers and duties; intergovernmental agreements; contract; administration; definition
    A. A fire district formed pursuant to this article, through its board shall: 1. Hold public meetings as necessary to carry out its powers and...
  • 48-854 - Municipality as service provider; indemnity; intergovernmental agreement
    A. If a municipality or any other bidder intends to submit a response to the request for proposals under section 48-853, the municipality or other...
  • Last modified: August 21, 2013