§ 1 This act is known and may be cited as the Financial Code.
§ 2 The provisions of this code insofar as they are substantially…
§ 3 Any action or proceeding commenced before this code takes…
§ 4 Unless the context otherwise requires the general provisions…
§ 5 Division, part, chapter, article, and section headings do not in…
§ 6 Whenever a power is granted to, or a duty imposed on any person…
§ 7 Whenever any reference is made to any portion of this code or of…
§ 8 Writing includes any form of recorded message capable of…
§ 9 “Section” means a section of this code unless some other statute…
§ 10 The present tense includes the past and future tenses; and the…
§ 11 The masculine gender includes the feminine and neuter.
§ 12 The singular number includes the plural and the plural the…
§ 13 “City” includes incorporated city, city and county, municipal…
§ 14 “County” includes city and county.
§ 15 “Shall” is mandatory and “may” is permissive.
§ 16 “Oath” includes affirmation.
§ 17 “Signature” or “subscription” includes mark. The mark shall be…
§ 18 “Person” includes any person, firm, partnership, association,…
§ 19 If any provision of this code, or its application to any person…
§ 20 The existence of corporations formed or existing on the date…
§ 21 All persons who, at the time this code goes into effect, hold…
§ 22 Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, Chapter 10…