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Surplus School Playground, Playing Field, and Recreational Property   

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The governing body of a public agency which proposes to purchase or lease land from a school district pursuant to this article shall first make a finding, approved by a vote of two-thirds of its members, that public lands in the vicinity of the schoolsite are inadequate to meet the existing and foreseeable needs of the community for playground, playing field, or other outdoor recreational and open-space purposes.

(Added by Stats. 1996, Ch. 277, Sec. 3. Operative January 1, 1998.)