The following terms, as used in this article, shall have the following meanings, unless the State Allocation Board finds a different meaning is essential for properly carrying out the purposes of this article, or finds that a different meaning clearly appears from the context:

(a) “Board” means the State Allocation Board as defined in Article 1 (commencing with Section 16000) of this chapter.

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(b) “Director” means the Director of Education.

(c) “District” means an elementary, high school, or unified school district.

(d) “Project” means the purposes for which a district has applied for assistance in the rehabilitation or replacement of unsafe school facilities at a given attendance center.

(e) “Apportionment” means an apportionment made under this article, and unless the context otherwise requires, it shall be deemed to include funds of a district required by the board to be contributed toward the cost of a project.

(f) “Attendance center” means a school maintained or to be maintained at a given location within a district.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1996, Ch. 277, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1997. Operative January 1, 1998.)