At any time after the tax collector has been relieved of his or her duty to collect sums under Section 53356.2 and before judgment in a foreclosure action, the local agency or trustee shall dismiss the action upon payment of all of the following:

(a) The amount of any delinquent special taxes together with any penalties, interest, and costs accrued thereon to date of complete payment hereunder.

Terms Used In California Government Code 53356.3

  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 19404
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.

(b) Costs of suit, including, but not limited to, litigation guarantees provided by title companies with respect to all claims of ownership or interest in the subject property.

(c) Attorneys’ fees authorized by the local agency.

(d) The tax collector’s costs authorized by subdivision (d) of Section 53356.2.

(Amended by Stats. 2007, Ch. 670, Sec. 106. Effective January 1, 2008.)