§ 66011 (a) It is hereby declared to be the policy of the Legislature …
§ 66012 It is hereby declared to be the intent of the Legislature that the …
§ 66013 Each segment of public higher education shall strive for excellence …
§ 66014 The provisions of this part shall supersede the provisions of any …
§ 66014.2 Each campus of the California State University shall, and each campus …
§ 66014.3 (a) The California State University shall, and the University of …
§ 66014.5 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature to recognize the role of …
§ 66014.8 (a) For purposes of this section, the following terms have the …
§ 66015 It is the intent of the Governor and the Legislature, in cooperation …
§ 66015.1 The Legislature finds and declares all of the following:(a) The …
§ 66015.5 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature that quality classroom …
§ 66015.7 (a) In order to maintain and strengthen the high quality of …
§ 66015.10 v2 (a) The University of California is requested to annually notify …
§ 66015.12 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature that the California …
§ 66016 It is the intent of the Legislature that opportunities for …
§ 66016.3 (a) (1) Any student, including a person without lawful …
§ 66016.4 If a state court finds that Section 66016.3, or any similar provision …
§ 66017 The respective governing boards of the California Community Colleges, …
§ 66017.7 (a) A public postsecondary educational institution or …
§ 66018 Each institution of public higher education shall require that all …
§ 66018.55 (a) As used in this section, “college and university” includes …
§ 66019 (a) Each state university and college, when determining …
§ 66019.3 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature to encourage the …
§ 66020 (a) The Trustees of the California State University and the …
§ 66020.5 (a) The Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges, …
§ 66021 It is the intent of the Legislature that the Budget Act for each …
§ 66021.1 (a) For purposes of this section, the following terms shall have …
§ 66021.2 Consistent with the state’s historic commitment to provide …
§ 66021.3 (a) Notwithstanding Section 67400, by January 1, 2020, and …
§ 66021.4 It is the intent of the Legislature to support student financial aid …
§ 66021.5 Notwithstanding any other law, payments made, pursuant to subdivision …
§ 66021.6 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, and except as provided for in …
§ 66021.7 Notwithstanding any other law, on and after January 1, 2012, a …
§ 66021.9 (a) The University of California may provide a scholarship as …
§ 66022 (a) The governing board of every community college district, the …
§ 66023 Each segment of public higher education shall establish, and update …
§ 66024 The Legislature hereby affirms its commitment to the continuing …
§ 66025 (a) Systemwide fees charged to resident undergraduate students …
§ 66025.3 (a) Notwithstanding Section 76300, a campus of the University of …
§ 66025.7 (a) By March 31, 2019, the Chancellor of the California …
§ 66025.71 (a) The Office of the Chancellor of the California Community …
§ 66025.8 (a) The California State University and each community college …
§ 66025.9 (a) The California State University and each community college …
§ 66025.91 Each community college district, with respect to each campus in its …
§ 66025.92 (a) The Legislature finds and declares that the priority …
§ 66025.93 (a) Each public or private postsecondary educational institution …
§ 66025.95 It is the intent of the Legislature that, consistent with the …
§ 66026 Unless otherwise specified, reports submitted to the Legislature by …
§ 66027 (a) (1) The Trustees of the California State University, …
§ 66027.5 (a) The California Community Colleges and the California State …
§ 66027.8 (a) For the purposes of this section, “program” means a student …

Terms Used In California Codes > Education Code > Title 3 > Division 5 > Part 40 > Chapter 2 > 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.
  • 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
  • ballot: means any of the following:

    California Education Code 88078

  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • 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 Dental Board of California. See California Education Code 66021
  • candidate: includes any officeholder who is subject to a recall election. See California Education Code 88085
  • City: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17322
  • commission: means the Student Aid Commission created by this article. See California Education Code 69515
  • Committee: means a diversion evaluation committee created by this article. See California Education Code 66021
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • 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
  • Currency: means any coined money, banknotes, or other paper money as are authorized by law which circulates from hand to hand as the medium of exchange. See California Education Code 66018
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: means the Department of Consumer Affairs. See California Education Code 66025.91
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Election: means any election including a primary that is provided for under this code. See California Education Code 88097
  • Elections official: means any of the following:

    California Education Code 88100

  • Elector: means a person who is a United States citizen 18 years of age or older and, except as specified in subdivision (b), is a resident of an election precinct in this state on or before the day of an election. See California Education Code 88101
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • governing boards: means the local boards of trustees and the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges, the Trustees of the California State University, and the Regents of the University of California. See California Education Code 66011
  • Green Party: means the Green Party of California. See California Education Code 66013
  • 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.
  • hosting platform: means a marketplace that is created for the primary purpose of facilitating the rental of a residential unit offered for occupancy for tourist or transient use for compensation to the offeror of that unit, and the operator of the hosting platform derives revenues, including booking fees or advertising revenues, from providing or maintaining that marketplace. See California Education Code 66025
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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.
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Licentiate: means any person authorized by a license, certificate, registration, or other means to engage in a business or profession regulated by this code or referred to in Sections 1000 and 3600. See California Education Code 17331
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Money exchange house: means any individual or business engaged in the business of exchanging or dealing in the currency of the United States, Mexico, or any other country. See California Education Code 66018
  • 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.
  • Nominate: means the selection, at a state-conducted primary election, of candidates who are entitled by law to participate in the general election for that office, but does not mean any other lawful mechanism that a political party may adopt for the purposes of choosing the candidate who is preferred by the party for a nonpartisan or voter-nominated office. See California Education Code 88112
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Party: means a political party or organization that has qualified for participation in any primary or presidential general election. See California Education Code 88122
  • Phototherapy device: means equipment that emits ultraviolet radiation used by a health care professional in the treatment of disease. See California Education Code 66025.91
  • 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.
  • Precinct: means a geographical area within a county that is made up of voters and is formed pursuant to Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 12200) of Division 12. See California Education Code 88124
  • Primary election: includes all primary nominating elections provided for by this code. See California Education Code 88127
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Program manager: means the staff manager of the diversion program, as designated by the executive officer of the board. See California Education Code 66021
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • 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.
  • Signature: includes either of the following:

    California Education Code 88166

  • Special election: is a n election, the specific time for the holding of which is not prescribed by law. See California Education Code 88167.5
  • 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.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs, unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 17319
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Tanning device: means an ultraviolet tanning device and any accompanying equipment, including, but not limited to, protective eyewear, timers, and handrails. See California Education Code 66025.91
  • Tanning facility: means any location, place, area, structure, or business that provides persons access to any tanning device. See California Education Code 66025.91
  • 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.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Ultraviolet tanning device: means equipment that emits electromagnetic radiation with wavelengths in the air between 200 and 400 nanometers used for tanning of the skin, including, but not limited to, a sunlamp, tanning booth, or tanning bed. See California Education Code 66025.91
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Voter: means any elector who is registered under this code. See California Education Code 88183