§ 6700 This chapter constitutes the chapter on professional engineers. It …
§ 6701 “Professional engineer,” within the meaning and intent of this act, …
§ 6702 “Civil engineer” as used in this chapter means a professional …
§ 6702.1 “Electrical engineer” as used in this chapter means a professional …
§ 6702.2 “Mechanical engineer” as used in this chapter means a professional …
§ 6703 The phrase “responsible charge of work” means the independent control …
§ 6703.1 “Supervision of the construction of engineering structures” means the …
§ 6704 (a) In order to safeguard life, health, property, and public …
§ 6705 A subordinate is any person who assists a registered professional …
§ 6706 (a) An engineer who voluntarily, without compensation or …
§ 6706.3 Any reference in any law or regulation to a registered engineer, or …

Terms Used In California Codes > Business and Professions Code > Division 3 > Chapter 7 > Article 1

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • escrow agent: as used in this division includes joint control agents and Internet escrow agents. See California Financial Code 17005.6
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Mechanical engineer: as used in this chapter means a professional engineer in the branch of mechanical engineering and refers to one who practices or offers to practice mechanical engineering in any of its phases. See California Business and Professions Code 6702.2
  • Person: includes any person, firm, partnership, association, corporation, company, limited liability company, syndicate, estate, trust, business trust, or organization of any kind. See California Financial Code 18
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Food and Agricultural Code 49
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Writing: includes any form of recorded message capable of comprehension by ordinary visual means. See California Financial Code 8