§ 23355 Except as otherwise provided in this division and subject to the …
§ 23355.1 Notwithstanding any other provision of this division, the following …
§ 23355.2 (a) For purposes of this section, “controlled access alcoholic …
§ 23355.3 (a) A licensee may sponsor or otherwise participate in an event …
§ 23356 Any manufacturer’s or winegrower’s license authorizes the person to …
§ 23356.1 (a) A winegrower’s license also authorizes the person to whom …
§ 23356.2 (a) No license or permit shall be required for the manufacture …
§ 23356.3 Notwithstanding any other provision of this division, an out-of-state …
§ 23356.5 A wine blender’s license authorizes the person to whom issued to …
§ 23356.6 Except as otherwise provided in this act, all provisions in this …
§ 23356.7 Nothing in this division shall be or be construed to be retroactive …
§ 23356.8 A licensed wine blender shall not be issued and shall not own or …
§ 23356.9 A wine blender’s license does not authorize winetasting activities or …
§ 23357 (a) A licensed beer manufacturer may, at the licensed premises …
§ 23357.1 An out-of-state beer manufacturer’s certificate authorizes the …
§ 23357.2 (a) An out-of-state beer manufacturer’s certificate may be …
§ 23357.3 (a) A beer manufacturer’s license or out-of-state beer …
§ 23357.4 (a) (1) Notwithstanding any other provision of this …
§ 23358 (a) Licensed winegrowers, notwithstanding any other provisions …
§ 23358.2 Notwithstanding any other provision of this division, a winegrower or …
§ 23358.3 A wine grape grower’s storage license authorizes the holder to store …
§ 23359 A wine grower’s license also authorizes the manufacture of grape …
§ 23360 Licensed brandy manufacturers, notwithstanding any other provisions …
§ 23361 A person holding a brandy manufacturer’s license may also sell grape …
§ 23362 Notwithstanding any other provisions of this division, a licensed …
§ 23363 Any licensed manufacturer of distilled spirits originally distilled …
§ 23363.1 (a) A distilled spirits manufacturer’s license or a craft …
§ 23363.2 (a) A distilled spirits manufacturer not licensed in California …
§ 23363.3 (a) A brandy manufacturer’s license authorizes the licensee to …
§ 23364 All provisions of this division relating to the sale and delivery of …
§ 23365 Neither a corporation nor a limited partnership required to maintain …
§ 23366 A distilled spirits manufacturer’s agent’s license authorizes any of …
§ 23366.1 No distilled spirits manufacturer or any agent thereof shall solicit …
§ 23366.2 An out-of-state distilled spirits shipper’s certificate authorizes …
§ 23366.3 (a) An out-of-state distilled spirits shipper’s certificate may …
§ 23366.5 A winegrower’s license, brandy manufacturer’s license, California …
§ 23367 A still license authorizes the person to whom issued to own or …
§ 23368 A rectifier’s license authorizes the person to whom issued to cut, …
§ 23368.1 A distilled spirits rectifier’s general license authorizes the person …
§ 23369 In order to qualify for a rectifier’s license, a person shall …
§ 23370 Nothing in Sections 23368 and 23369 prohibits the issuance of a …
§ 23371 A rectifier who also performs the functions of a distilled spirits …
§ 23372 A wine rectifier’s license authorizes the person to whom issued to …
§ 23373 A California winegrower’s agent’s license authorizes any of the …
§ 23373.1 Neither the holder of any wholesaler’s license nor the holder of any …
§ 23373.2 A winegrower or brandy manufacturer may be represented by only one …
§ 23373.4 A California winegrower’s agent’s license authorizes the holder to …
§ 23373.5 Nothing in this division shall preclude the department from taking …
§ 23374 Any importer’s license authorizes the person to whom issued to become …
§ 23374.5 A distilled spirits importer’s general license authorizes the person …
§ 23374.6 A beer and wine importer’s general license authorizes the person to …
§ 23375 (a) A public warehouse license authorizes the storage of …
§ 23375.5 No distilled spirits importer’s general license shall be issued to …
§ 23375.6 No beer and wine importer’s general license shall be issued to any …
§ 23376 A customs broker’s license authorizes the transfer to licensed …
§ 23377 A wine broker’s license authorizes the person to whom issued to act …
§ 23378 Any wholesaler’s license authorizes the sale of the alcoholic …
§ 23378.05 (a) For any sale or offer of sale of beer by a beer wholesaler …
§ 23378.1 (a) A California brandy wholesaler’s license may be issued only …
§ 23378.2 Notwithstanding any other provision of this division, a licensed …
§ 23379 A beer and wine wholesaler’s license also authorizes the labeling, …
§ 23380 An industrial alcohol dealer’s license authorizes the sale of …
§ 23381 Any manufacturer’s, wine grower’s, manufacturer’s agent’s, …
§ 23382 An offer or agreement to sell distilled spirits, which at the time of …
§ 23383 Any manufacturer’s, wine grower’s, manufacturer’s agent’s, …
§ 23384 Any licensed beer manufacturer, wine grower, brandy manufacturer, …
§ 23385 Any distilled spirits manufacturer’s or brandy manufacturer’s license …
§ 23386 (a) Any manufacturer’s, wine grower’s, manufacturer’s agent’s, …
§ 23387 In addition to the other privileges exercised under a wholesaler’s or …
§ 23388 A licensed beer manufacturer or a licensed beer wholesaler, in …
§ 23389 (a) The department may issue to a beer manufacturer a duplicate …
§ 23390 (a) A licensed winegrower or brandy manufacturer, in addition to …
§ 23390.5 (a) As used in this section, “licensed branch office” means any …
§ 23391 If a violation of any provision of this division or of any rule of …
§ 23392 If a violation of any provision of this division or of any rule of …
§ 23393 A retail package off-sale beer and wine license authorizes the sale, …
§ 23393.5 (a) The department may issue a limited off-sale retail wine …
§ 23394 An off-sale general license includes the privileges specified in …
§ 23394.5 No privileges under an off-sale general license, except as provided …
§ 23394.7 No privileges under an off-sale license shall be exercised by the …
§ 23395 Nothing in this division prevents the sale, in packages of less than …
§ 23396 Any on-sale license authorizes the sale of the alcoholic beverage …
§ 23396.1 (a) An on-sale general license for restricted service lodging …
§ 23396.2 (a) An on-sale general license for a wine, food and art cultural …
§ 23396.3 (a) (1) A brewpub-restaurant license is a retail license …
§ 23396.5 Notwithstanding any other law, any on-sale licensee that maintains a …
§ 23396.6 (a) The department may issue to the holder of an off-sale retail …
§ 23397 Alcoholic beverages may be served on trains, boats, and airplanes …
§ 23398 Nothing in this division prevents the purchase or possession in …
§ 23398.5 Any on-sale license, issued pursuant to this division that authorizes …
§ 23399 (a) An on-sale general license authorizes the sale of beer, …
§ 23399.1 No license or permit shall be required for the serving and otherwise …
§ 23399.2 Premises for which a special onsale general license is issued may be …
§ 23399.3 (a) An on-sale special beer and wine license for hospitals, …
§ 23399.4 (a) A licensed winegrower may apply to the department for a …
§ 23399.45 (a) For the purposes of this section:(1) “Certified …
§ 23399.5 (a) (1) A license or permit is not required for the serving …
§ 23399.6 (a) Any licensee under a winegrower’s license may apply to the …
§ 23399.65 (a) A licensed beer manufacturer may apply to the department for …
§ 23399.7 Any license issued to any golf course facility, or any license issued …
§ 23400 An on-sale general license authorizes the purchase and possession of …
§ 23401 An on-sale general license, with respect to beer and wine, and any …
§ 23402 No retail on- or off-sale licensee, except a daily on-sale general …
§ 23402.5 (a) A retail licensee shall not sell or offer for sale any beer …
§ 23403 No retail licensee, except a pharmacy or drug store registered with …
§ 23404 It is unlawful for any salesman to aid or abet in the violation of …
§ 23405 (a) Any corporation holding a license under this division shall …
§ 23405.1 (a) Any limited partnership holding a license under this …
§ 23405.2 (a) Any limited liability company holding a license under this …
§ 23405.3 If a corporation, limited partnership, or limited liability company …
§ 23405.4 (a) The department is not required to qualify for a license a …

Terms Used In California Codes > Business and Professions Code > Division 9 > Chapter 3 > Article 3

  • Acquire: includes purchase, condemnation, lease, and gift. See California Government Code 19243.2
  • Actual benefit: means the amount, if any, realized by the lender upon the disposition of property acquired through foreclosure or its equivalent as a direct result of a removal or remedial action undertaken by another person, not to exceed the amount, if any, by which the disposition proceeds exceed the sum of the balance of all of the following:

    California Government Code 11534

  • 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.
  • Agency: means the Environmental Affairs Agency. See California Government Code 11440.20
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • 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.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Bird: means a wild bird or part of a wild bird. See California Government Code 51920
  • board: means any entity listed in Section 101, the entities referred to in Sections 1000 and 3600, the State Bar, the Bureau of Real Estate, and any other state agency that issues a license, certificate, or registration authorizing a person to engage in a business or profession. See California Education Code 17352
  • Board: means the State Public Works Board. See California Government Code 19243.2
  • Buy: includes an offer to buy, purchase, barter, exchange, or trade. See California Government Code 51921
  • Chief: means the Chief of the Office of Information Security. See California Government Code 11549.1
  • City: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17322
  • Commission: means the Fish and Game Commission, and "commissioner" means a member of the Fish and Game Commission. See California Government Code 51924
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Construction: includes the extension, enlargement, repair, renovation, restoration, improvement, furnishing, and equipping of any public building. See California Government Code 19243.2
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17321
  • County: includes city and county. See California Government Code 50967
  • County: includes city and county. See California Government Code 51925
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 24937
  • Damages: includes compensatory damages, exemplary damages, punitive damages, and costs of every kind and nature, including, but not limited to, costs of a removal or remedial action. See California Government Code 11534
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Day: means calendar day, and "week" means calendar week. See California Government Code 51927
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Department: means the Department of Fish and Wildlife. See California Government Code 51928
  • department: means State Department of Health Services. See California Education Code 24943
  • Deposit holder: as used in this chapter means the district attorney, county officer, or trustee designated by the court to receive assets deposited pursuant to this chapter to secure future support payments. See California Government Code 11405.30
  • Director: means the Director of Fish and Wildlife. See California Government Code 51929
  • Director: means the Director of the Office of Privacy Protection. See California Government Code 11549.8
  • Director: means "State Director of Health Services. See California Education Code 24944
  • Disaster: means any flood, fire, hurricane, earthquake, storm, tidal wave, or other catastrophe occurring on or after January 1, 1996, for which the Governor of the state has certified the need for assistance and which the President of the United States has determined to be a major disaster pursuant to the Robert T. See California Government Code 15820.41
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • district: means the Desert Healthcare District. See California Government Code 11554
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • 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
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Family support: means an agreement between the parents, or an order or judgment, that combines child support and spousal support without designating the amount to be paid for child support and the amount to be paid for spousal support. See California Government Code 50970
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: means a person who is acting in any of the following capacities:

    California Government Code 11534

  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Finance lease: means a transaction with respect to which both of the following apply:

    California Government Code 11534

  • 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.
  • Fish: means a wild fish, mollusk, crustacean, invertebrate, amphibian, or part, spawn, or ovum of any of those animals. See California Government Code 51930
  • Forbearance: A means of handling a delinquent loan. A
  • 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
  • Foreclosure or its equivalent: means the acquisition of property by a lender through any of the following:

    California Government Code 11534

  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Hazardous material: means any of the following materials:

    California Government Code 11440.20

  • Impeachment: (1) The process of calling something into question, as in "impeaching the testimony of a witness." (2) The constitutional process whereby the House of Representatives may "impeach" (accuse of misconduct) high officers of the federal government for trial in the Senate.
  • Indicia of ownership: means evidence of a security interest, evidence of an interest in a security interest, or evidence of an interest in real or personal property securing a loan or other obligation, including, but not limited to, any legal or equitable title to real or personal property acquired incident to foreclosure or its equivalent. See California Government Code 11534
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • language assistance: means oral interpretation or written translation into English of a language other than English or of English into another language for a party or witness who cannot speak or understand English or who can do so only with difficulty. See California Government Code 11435.05
  • Lender: includes either of the following persons:

    California Government Code 11534

  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • license: means license, certificate, registration, or other means to engage in a business or profession regulated by this code or referred to in Section 1000 or 3600. See California Education Code 17330
  • Licensee: means a person or entity, other than a corporation, authorized by a license, certificate, registration, or other means to engage in a business or profession regulated by this code or referred to in Section 1000 or 3600. See California Education Code 17351
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Loan or obligation: means a loan, revolving or nonrevolving line of credit, finance lease, sale-leaseback that provides for a purchase option in favor of the lessee, installment sale contract, sale on account, or other credit sale, letter of credit, forbearance or guaranty, collateral pledge, or other suretyship obligation, and any extension, renewal, or modification thereof. See California Government Code 11534
  • Mammal: means a wild or feral mammal or part of a wild or feral animal, but not a wild, feral, or undomesticated burro. See California Government Code 51934
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Net: means any gear made of any kind of twine, thread, string, rope, wire, wood, or other materials used for the gilling, entangling, trapping, or impounding of fish. See California Government Code 51937
  • Nonresident: means a person who is not a resident as defined in Section 70. See California Government Code 51938
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Office: means the Office of Information Security. See California Government Code 11549.1
  • Office: means the Office of Privacy Protection. See California Government Code 11549.8
  • Open season: means that period of time during which the taking of birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, or amphibians is allowed as prescribed in this code and regulations adopted by the commission. See California Government Code 51939.2
  • order: include a decree, as appropriate under the circumstances. See California Government Code 50972
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Person: includes , but is not limited to, any city, county, district, the state, or the federal government, or any department, subdivision, or agency thereof. See California Government Code 11534
  • Person: includes a natural person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or public entity. See California Government Code 50973
  • Person: means any natural person or any partnership, corporation, limited liability company, trust, or other type of association. See California Government Code 51941
  • Person: includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, limited liability company, business trust, corporation, or company. See California Education Code 19426
  • Person: means any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or company. See California Education Code 24942
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Petitioner: includes plaintiff, where appropriate. See California Government Code 50978
  • 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.
  • Possession limit: means the maximum, in number or amount, of birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, or amphibians that may be lawfully possessed by one person. See California Government Code 51919
  • 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.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Primarily to protect a security interest: means that the indicia of ownership of a lender are held primarily for the purpose of securing payment or performance of an obligation. See California Government Code 11534
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Proceeding: includes an action. See California Government Code 50974
  • Process: includes a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings of either a civil or criminal nature. See California Education Code 19431
  • Program: means an information security program established pursuant to Section 11549. See California Government Code 11549.1
  • Project area: is a n area that meets both of the following requirements:

    California Government Code 15820.41

  • property: includes any real or personal property in which the obligor has or had an ownership, leasehold, or possessory interest, whether or not it was the subject of a security interest for the loan or obligation. See California Government Code 11534
  • Property: includes real and personal property and any interest therein. See California Government Code 50975
  • Public building: includes any structure, building, facility, or work that a state agency has jurisdiction of, or is authorized to design or construct, including, but not limited to, infrastructure, parking lots, landscaping, and other ancillary facilities, including furnishings and equipment, incidental to the use of any building, and also includes the site thereof, and any easements or rights of way appurtenant thereto or necessary for its full use. See California Government Code 19243.2
  • Public defender: Represent defendants who can't afford an attorney in criminal matters.
  • Purchase: means "buy" as defined in Section 24. See California Government Code 51942
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Redevelopment agency: means any agency provided for and authorized to function pursuant to the Community Redevelopment Law or this part. See California Government Code 15820.41
  • Release: means any spilling, leaking, pumping, pouring, emitting, emptying, discharging, injecting, escaping, leaching, dumping, or disposing into the environment. See California Government Code 11440.20
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Removal: means the cleanup or removal of released hazardous materials from the environment or the taking of other actions that may be necessary to prevent, minimize, or mitigate damages that may otherwise result from a release or threatened release, as further defined in Section 101(23) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 (42 U. See California Government Code 11534
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Resident: means any person who has resided continuously in the State of California for six months or more immediately prior to the date of his application for a license or permit, any person on active military duty with the Armed Forces of the United States or auxiliary branch thereof, or any person enrolled in the Job Corps established pursuant to Section 2883 of Title 29 of the United States Code. See California Government Code 51943
  • Respondent: includes defendant, where appropriate. See California Government Code 50979
  • season: means "open season. See California Government Code 51939.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Environmental Affairs Agency. See California Government Code 11440.20
  • Security interest: means an interest in a property created or established for the purpose of securing a loan or obligation. See California Government Code 11534
  • Sell: includes offer or possess for sale, barter, exchange, or trade. See California Government Code 51945
  • 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.
  • Spousal support: means support of the spouse of the obligor. See California Government Code 51071
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Government Code 51072
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Education Code 19407
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 17325
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, or a commonwealth, territory, or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See California Government Code 51073
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Government Code 51950
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 19427
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 25000.5
  • state agency: includes every state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, and commission. See California Government Code 11000
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs, unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 17319
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Government Code 51944
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 19404
  • subscription: includes mark when the signer or subscriber can not write, such signer's or subscriber's name being written near the mark by a witness who writes his own name near the signer's or subscriber's name. See California Education Code 19424
  • Support: refers to a support obligation owing on behalf of a child, spouse, or family, or an amount owing pursuant to Section 17402. See California Government Code 51075
  • Support order: means a judgment or order of support in favor of an obligee, whether temporary or final, or subject to modification, termination, or remission, regardless of the kind of action or proceeding in which it is entered. See California Government Code 51080
  • Take: means hunt, pursue, catch, capture, or kill, or attempt to hunt, pursue, catch, capture, or kill. See California Government Code 51951
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Wildlife: means and includes all wild animals, birds, plants, fish, amphibians, reptiles, and related ecological communities, including the habitat upon which the wildlife depends for its continued viability. See California Government Code 52001