§ 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 (a) In order to help prospective students and their families …
§ 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 …
§ 66018.5 (a) The Legislature finds and declares all of the …
§ 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 …
§ 66021.8 (a) Commencing with the 2020-21 academic year, the California …
§ 66021.9 (a) The University of California may provide a scholarship as …
§ 66022 (a) The governing board of every community college district, the …
§ 66022.5 (a) For purposes of this section, the following definitions …
§ 66023 Each segment of public higher education shall establish, and update …
§ 66024 The Legislature hereby affirms its commitment to the continuing …
§ 66024.5 (a) This section shall apply to all segments of postsecondary …
§ 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 …
§ 66027.6 (a) Each campus of the California State University and the …
§ 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • ballot: means any of the following:

    California Elections Code 301

  • 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.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Board: means the Dental Board of California. See California Business and Professions Code 1741
  • board: means any entity listed in Section 101, the entities referred to in Sections 1000 and 3600, the State Bar, the Department 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 Business and Professions Code 31
  • candidate: includes any officeholder who is subject to a recall election. See California Elections Code 305
  • Caucus: From the Algonquian Indian language, a caucus meant "to meet together." An informal organization of members of the legislature that exists to discuss issues of mutual concern and possibly to perform legislative research and policy planning for its members. There are regional, political or ideological, ethnic, and economic-based caucuses.
  • Charity: An agency, institution, or organization in existence and operating for the benefit of an indefinite number of persons and conducted for educational, religious, scientific, medical, or other beneficent purposes.
  • City: includes city and county. See California Business and Professions Code 18
  • Closed: means not open or available to receive equipment. See California Business and Professions Code 22928
  • commission: means the Student Aid Commission created by this article. See California Education Code 69515
  • 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.
  • 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 Business and Professions Code 17
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • demurrage: means a charge imposed by an equipment provider or marine terminal operator for late return or pickup of an empty or a loaded intermodal container and chassis. See California Business and Professions Code 22928
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Direct supervision: means supervision of dental procedures based on instructions given by a licensed dentist, who must be physically present in the treatment facility during the performance of those procedures. See California Business and Professions Code 1741
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Divert equipment: means the motor carrier has been directed to return the equipment to a location different from the location where the equipment was picked up by the motor carrier. See California Business and Professions Code 22928
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Election: means any election including a primary that is provided for under this code. See California Elections Code 318
  • Elections official: means any of the following:

    California Elections Code 320

  • 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 Elections Code 321
  • 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.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • 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.
  • General election: means either of the following:

    California Elections Code 324

  • General supervision: means supervision of dental procedures based on instructions given by a licensed dentist but not requiring the physical presence of the supervising dentist during the performance of those procedures. See California Business and Professions Code 1741
  • 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 Elections Code 6850
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Intermodal marine terminal: means a marine terminal location or facility that engages in discharging or receiving equipment owned, operated, or controlled by an equipment provider. See California Business and Professions Code 22928
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • 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
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • 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 Business and Professions Code 23.7
  • Licensee: 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 Business and Professions Code 23.8
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Lineal descendant: Direct descendant of the same ancestors.
  • 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.
  • 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 Elections Code 332.5
  • 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.
  • 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 Elections Code 338
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • 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.
  • 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 Elections Code 338.6
  • Primary election: includes all primary nominating elections provided for by this code. See California Elections Code 341
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • 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.
  • Special election: is a n election, the specific time for the holding of which is not prescribed by law. See California Elections Code 356
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Business and Professions Code 14.2
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Business and Professions Code 21
  • 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 Business and Professions Code 15
  • Testate: To die leaving a will.
  • 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.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Voter: means any elector who is registered under this code. See California Elections Code 359