(A)   Whenever all or any part of the cost of public improvements is to be assessed as the property benefitted thereby, benefitted property owned by the city, county, school district, state, and any political subdivision thereof shall be assessed in the same manner as private property. The amount of the assessment shall be paid by the city, school district, county, or state, as the case may be, provided that the cost of the improvements are, in any given case of the type that may be bonded under this chapter.
   (B)   In the case of property owned by the state, the amount of the assessment shall be certified by the Manager and filed with the Executive Department of the state as a claim for reference to the Legislative Assembly in the manner provided by state law unless funds for the payment of the assessment have otherwise been provided by law.
(Ord. 334-99, passed 12-14-1998)