§ 17280 (a) (1) The Department of General Services under the police …
§ 17280.1 Written rules and regulations adopted pursuant to this article to …
§ 17280.5 (a) The Seismic Safety Commission shall convene an advisory …
§ 17281 This article, together with Article 6 (commencing with Section …
§ 17282 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature to expedite the repair, …
§ 17282.5 (a) On or before January 1, 2010, the Division of the State …
§ 17283 “School building” as used in this article means and includes any …
§ 17284 Any school building, as defined in Section 17283, operated by a …
§ 17284.5 (a) Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, any …
§ 17285 (a) Notwithstanding any provision of law except Sections 17286, …
§ 17286 Where the primary use of either a building or complex within which …
§ 17287 For the purposes of this article and Article 6 (commencing with …
§ 17288 (a) Notwithstanding Section 17285, any high school pupil who …
§ 17289 In order to provide alternative, community-based educational …
§ 17291 (a) An owned relocatable building or structure that is to be …
§ 17292 (a) Notwithstanding any provision of law, an owned or leased …
§ 17292.5 (a) If the governing board of a school district operates a …
§ 17293 (a) On or after January 1, 1993, if a county superintendent or …
§ 17294 “Construction or alteration” as used in this article includes any …
§ 17295 (a) (1) The Department of General Services shall pass upon …
§ 17296 Notwithstanding any other law, a school-based facility providing …
§ 17297 Except as provided in Section 17298, before letting any contract for …
§ 17298 Before the commencement of any fabrication, construction, or …
§ 17299 In each case the application for approval of the plans shall be …
§ 17300 (a) The application shall be accompanied by a filing fee in …
§ 17301 (a) (1) All fees received by the Department of General …
§ 17302 (a) Except as provided in subdivision (b), all plans, …
§ 17303 (a) The Department of General Services shall establish one or …
§ 17304 (a) Upon approving the plans submitted by an applicant pursuant …
§ 17305 (a) Unless the context otherwise requires, the definitions set …
§ 17306 (a) Upon submitting a complete application for review under this …
§ 17307 No contract for the construction or alteration of any school …
§ 17307.5 (a) Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, …
§ 17308 (a) The Legislature finds and declares that a number of serious …
§ 17309 From time to time, as the work of construction or alteration …
§ 17310 Except as provided in Section 18930 of the Health and Safety Code, …
§ 17311 (a) The Department of General Services shall make the inspection …
§ 17312 Any person who violates any of the provisions of this article or …
§ 17313 Upon written request by the governing board of any school district or …
§ 17314 Any public school building which has been approved by the Department …
§ 17315 (a) When a school building constructed in accordance with plans …
§ 17316 (a) Any contract entered into by and between the governing board …
§ 17317 (a) The Department of General Services shall, in consultation …

Terms Used In California Codes > Education Code > Title 1 > Division 1 > Part 10.5 > Chapter 3 > Article 3

  • 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.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • charity: shall include any person who, or any nonprofit community organization, fraternal, benevolent, educational, philanthropic, or service organization, or governmental employee organization which, solicits or obtains contributions solicited from the public for charitable purposes or holds any assets for charitable purposes. See California Education Code 17296
  • City: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17322
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Construction or alteration: as used in this article includes any construction, reconstruction, or alteration of, or addition to, any school building. See California Education Code 17294
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17321
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Justice. See California Education Code 17309
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • 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.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Item: means any goods and services, and includes coupon books which are to be used with businesses other than the seller's business. See California Education Code 17309
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • 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
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • 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.
  • Owner: means a person who owns or controls 10 percent or more of the equity of, or otherwise has claim to 10 percent or more of the net income of, a telephonic seller. See California Education Code 17309
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes any individual, partnership, firm, association, or corporation. See California Education Code 17289
  • Person: includes an individual, firm, association, corporation, partnership, joint venture, or any other business entity. See California Education Code 17309
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • 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.
  • Principal: means an owner, an executive officer of a corporation, a general partner of a partnership, a sole proprietor of a sole proprietorship, a trustee of a trust, or any other individual with similar supervisory functions with respect to any person. See California Education Code 17309
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • prospective purchaser: means a person who is solicited to become or does become obligated to a telephonic seller. See California Education Code 17309
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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.
  • sale: shall include a gift made with the hope or expectation of monetary compensation. See California Education Code 17295
  • Salesperson: means any individual employed, appointed or authorized by a telephonic seller, whether referred to by the telephonic seller as an agent, representative, or independent contractor, who attempts to solicit or solicits a sale on behalf of the telephonic seller. See California Education Code 17309
  • School building: as used in this article means and includes any building used, or designed to be used, for elementary or secondary school purposes and constructed, reconstructed, altered, or added to, by the state or by any city or city and county, or by any political subdivision, or by any school district of any kind within the state, or by any regional occupational center or program created by or authorized to act by an agreement under joint exercise of power, or by the United States government, or any agency thereof. See California Education Code 17283
  • seller: means a person who, on his or her own behalf or through salespersons or through the use of an automatic dialing-announcing device, as defined in Section 2871 of the Public Utilities Code, causes a telephone solicitation or attempted telephone solicitation to occur which meets the criteria specified in subdivision (a), (b), (c), or (d) and who is not exempted by subdivision (e), as follows:

    California Education Code 17308

  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • solicitation for charitable purposes: means any request, plea, entreaty, demand, or invitation, or attempt thereof, to give money or property, in connection with which any of the following applies:

    California Education Code 17296

  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 17325
  • 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
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.