§ 100 There is in the state government, in the Business, Consumer Services, …
§ 101 The department is comprised of the following:(a) The Dental …
§ 101.6 The boards, bureaus, and commissions in the department are …
§ 101.7 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, boards shall …
§ 102 Upon the request of any board regulating, licensing, or controlling …
§ 102.3 (a) The director may enter into an interagency agreement with an …
§ 103 Each member of a board, commission, or committee created in the …
§ 104 All boards or other regulatory entities within the department’s …
§ 105 Members of boards in the department shall take an oath of office as …
§ 105.5 Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, each member of a …
§ 106 The appointing authority has power to remove from office at any time …
§ 106.5 Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Governor may remove …
§ 107 Pursuant to subdivision (e) of Section 4 of Article VII of the …
§ 107.5 If any board in the department uses an official seal pursuant to any …
§ 108 Each of the boards comprising the department exists as a separate …
§ 108.5 In any investigation, proceeding, or hearing that any board, …
§ 109 (a) The decisions of any of the boards comprising the department …
§ 110 The department shall have possession and control of all records, …
§ 111 Unless otherwise expressly provided, any board may, with the approval …
§ 112 Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, no agency in the …
§ 113 Upon recommendation of the director, officers, and employees of the …
§ 114 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, any …
§ 114.3 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, every board, as defined in …
§ 114.5 (a) Each board shall inquire in every application for licensure …
§ 115 The provisions of Section 114 of this code are also applicable to a …
§ 115.4 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, on and after July 1, 2016, a …
§ 115.5 (a) A board within the department shall expedite the licensure …
§ 115.6 (a) A board within the department shall, after appropriate …
§ 116 (a) The director may audit and review, upon the director’s own …
§ 118 (a) The withdrawal of an application for a license after it has …
§ 119 Any person who does any of the following is guilty of a …
§ 120 (a) Subdivision (a) of Section 119 shall not apply to a …
§ 121 No licensee who has complied with the provisions of this code …
§ 121.5 Except as otherwise provided in this code, the application of …
§ 122 Except as otherwise provided by law, the department and each of the …
§ 123 It is a misdemeanor for any person to engage in any conduct which …
§ 123.5 Whenever any person has engaged, or is about to engage, in any acts …
§ 124 Notwithstanding subdivision (c) of Section 11505 of the Government …
§ 125 Any person, licensed under Division 1 (commencing with Section 100), …
§ 125.3 (a) Except as otherwise provided by law, in any order issued in …
§ 125.5 (a) The superior court for the county in which any person has …
§ 125.6 (a) (1) With regard to an applicant, every person who holds …
§ 125.7 In addition to the remedy provided for in Section 125.5, the superior …
§ 125.8 In addition to the remedy provided for in Section 125.5, the superior …
§ 125.9 (a) Except with respect to persons regulated under Chapter 11 …
§ 126 Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, any board, …
§ 127 Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, the director may …
§ 128 Notwithstanding any other provision of law, it is a misdemeanor to …
§ 128.5 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, if at the end of …
§ 129 (a) As used in this section, “board” means every board, bureau, …
§ 130 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, the term of office of any …
§ 131 Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no member of an agency …
§ 132 No board, commission, examining committee, or any other agency within …
§ 134 When the term of any license issued by any agency in the department …
§ 135 No agency in the department shall, on the basis of an applicant’s …
§ 135.4 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, a board within the department …
§ 135.5 (a) The Legislature finds and declares that it is in the best …
§ 136 (a) Each person holding a license, certificate, registration, …
§ 137 Any agency within the department may promulgate regulations requiring …
§ 138 Every board in the department, as defined in Section 22, shall …
§ 139 (a) The Legislature finds and declares that occupational …
§ 139.5 Beginning July 1, 2021, each board, as defined in Section 22, within …
§ 140 Any board, as defined in Section 22, which is authorized under this …
§ 141 (a) For any licensee holding a license issued by a board under …
§ 142 This section shall apply to the bureaus and programs under the direct …
§ 143 (a) No person engaged in any business or profession for which a …
§ 143.5 (a) No licensee who is regulated by a board, bureau, or program …
§ 144 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, an agency designated in …
§ 144.5 Notwithstanding any other law, a board described in Section 144 may …

Terms Used In California Codes > Business and Professions Code > Division 1 > Chapter 1 - The Department

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Corporations Code 14
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • directors: means natural persons, designated in the articles or bylaws or elected by the incorporators, and their successors and natural persons designated, elected, or appointed by any other name or title to act as members of the governing body of the corporation. See California Corporations Code 5047
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Governing board: means board of school trustees, community college board of trustees, and city, and city and county board of education. See California Education Code 78
  • Licensing board: means any board, as defined in Section 22, the State Bar of California, and the Department of Real Estate. See California Business and Professions Code 30
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See California Civil Code 14
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See California Corporations Code 18
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Business and Professions Code 14.2
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 77
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term appears unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Corporations Code 10
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.