§ 38 A person entirely without understanding has no power to make a …
§ 39 (a) A conveyance or other contract of a person of unsound mind, …
§ 40 (a) Subject to Section 1871 of the Probate Code, and subject to …
§ 41 A person of unsound mind, of whatever degree, is civilly liable for a …

Terms Used In California Codes > Civil Code > Division 1 > Part 1

  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17321
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, corporation, limited liability company, or any organized group of persons whether incorporated or not. See California Education Code 19963
  • podiatric medicine: means the diagnosis, medical, surgical, mechanical, manipulative, and electrical treatment of the human foot, including the ankle and tendons that insert into the foot and the nonsurgical treatment of the muscles and tendons of the leg governing the functions of the foot. See California Education Code 69624
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • 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 The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded.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.