Federal and State Laws
53 Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes Chapter 54 - Business Improvement Districts
Section 5401 - Short Title And Scope Of Chapter
(a) Short title of chapter.--This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the Business Improvement District Act. (b) Scope of chapter.--This chapter...
Section 5402 - Definitions
The following words and phrases when used in this chapter shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly...
Section 5403 - Powers Of Governing Body
The governing body of every municipal corporation shall have the power: (1) To establish within the municipal corporation an area or areas designated as...
Section 5404 - Administrative Services Provided By Cities Of The Second Class
In addition to the powers of the governing body established in section 5403 (relating to powers of governing body), cities of the second class...
Section 5405 - Assessment Authorized
The governing body may impose an assessment on each benefited property within a business improvement district which shall be determined by the total cost...
Section 5406 - Method And Payment Of Assessment
(a) Method.--The total cost of the administrative services or improvements in the district shall be assessed to all of the benefited properties in the...
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