(a) This section shall be known and may be cited as the Alameda Corridor Industrial Reclamation Act of 1999.
(b) The Alameda Corridor Industrial Reclamation Program is hereby established.
(c) The Community Development Commission of Los Angeles County shall, at its option, administer the program. The geographic boundaries of the program shall be the same as the geographic boundaries defined by the Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority's Job Training and Development Program.
(d) The program shall utilize local experience and expertise to develop and implement a plan to foster re-industrialization of the Alameda Corridor region. The strategies of the program shall include, but need not be limited to, both of the following:
(1) Improving workforce preparedness to meet the needs of a changing manufacturing environment.
(2) Retaining and expanding existing and attracting new manufacturing facilities by identifying and reclaiming dysfunctional real estate.
(e) This section shall remain in effect only until January 1, 2002, and as of that date is repealed, unless a later enacted statute, that is enacted before January 1, 2002, deletes or extends that date.
(Added by Stats. 1999, Ch. 519, Sec. 1.)