§ 88060 Any community college district adopting the provisions of this …
§ 88061 In any district in which the procedure set forth in this article has …
§ 88063 In any district that has adopted the provisions of this article there …
§ 88063.5 Notwithstanding Section 88063 or any other provision of law, in the …
§ 88064 (a) To be eligible for appointment or reappointment to the …
§ 88065 One member of the commission shall be appointed by the governing …
§ 88066 (a) Within 30 days after adoption of the system the governing …
§ 88067 Appointees to a commission in a district which has newly adopted the …
§ 88068 (a) Appointment to vacancies occurring subsequent to the initial …
§ 88069 (a) (1) After January 1, 2001, the classified employees of …
§ 88070 The governing board may authorize payment to members of the …
§ 88071 In a community college district with an average daily attendance in …
§ 88072 The governing board shall provide the commission with suitable office …
§ 88073 The commission shall prepare an annual budget for its own office …
§ 88075 The commission may, with respect to the staff of the commission, …
§ 88076 (a) The commission shall classify all employees and positions …
§ 88077 Nothing contained in Section 88076 shall be interpreted to exclude …
§ 88078 In addition to the exemptions authorized in Section 88076, there …
§ 88079 If the governing board of any community college district establishes …
§ 88080 (a) The commission shall prescribe and, amend, and interpret …
§ 88081 (a) The rules shall provide for the procedures to be followed by …
§ 88082 The rules of the commission and copies of this article shall be …
§ 88083 The commission may classify as apprentice positions certain positions …
§ 88084 The commission shall appoint a personnel director within 90 days …
§ 88085 Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 88084, the personnel …
§ 88086 (a) The personnel director shall be responsible to the …
§ 88086.5 Sections 88022, 88023, 88160, 88198, 88199, 88201, and 88202 are …
§ 88087 The commission shall recommend to the governing board salary …
§ 88088 Any person who has been continuously employed in a position defined …
§ 88089 All persons who have been continuously employed by a community …
§ 88090 Any employee serving in an academic position whose position is by …
§ 88091 (a) All vacancies in the classified service shall be filled …
§ 88092 Examinations shall be administered objectively and shall consist of …
§ 88093 Examination records, including any recordings and the rating sheet of …
§ 88095 The governing board shall fix the duties of all positions a part of …
§ 88096 Appointments may be made from other than the first two or three, as …
§ 88097 Written notices concerning tests, vacancies, transfer opportunities, …
§ 88098 A regular employee who is determined by the governing board to be …
§ 88099 The commission shall, by rule, provide for an open competitive …
§ 88100 The commission may by rule provide for the competition of academic …
§ 88101 The commission shall, by rule, provide for an open competitive …
§ 88102 In any community college district which has geographical boundaries …
§ 88103 When an open competitive examination and a promotional examination …
§ 88104 (a) When all of the positions in a class are reclassified to a …
§ 88104.5 No position classification or reclassification plan which would …
§ 88105 Whenever the appointing power requires the appointment of a person to …
§ 88106 When no eligibility list exists for a position in the classified …
§ 88107 The personnel commission may authorize the extension of a provisional …
§ 88108 Successive provisional appointments of 90 working days or less each …
§ 88109 The appointing power may, to prevent the stoppage of public business …
§ 88110 Combinations of successive eligibility lists may be made during their …
§ 88111 The commission may by rule provide for the continuous examination of …
§ 88112 No questions relating to political or religious opinions or …
§ 88113 “Veteran” as used in this article means any person who has served in …
§ 88114 “Disabled veteran” as used in this article means any veteran, as …
§ 88115 In the case of all entrance examinations, veterans with 30 days or …
§ 88116 (a) Whenever, during the absence of an employee of a community …
§ 88117 (a) A person laid off because of lack of work or lack of funds …
§ 88119 Eligibility lists shall be established for a period of not less than …
§ 88120 A person who has served an initial probationary period in a class not …
§ 88121 No person in the permanent classified service shall be demoted or …
§ 88122 In addition to any causes for suspension or dismissal which are …
§ 88123 For reasonable causes, an employee may be suspended without pay for …
§ 88124 Any employee in the permanent classified service who has been …
§ 88125 The commission shall investigate the matter on appeal and may require …
§ 88126 If the commission sustains the employee, it may order paid all or …
§ 88127 Classified employees shall be subject to layoff for lack of work or …
§ 88128 Any permanent classified employee of a community college district, …
§ 88129 No warrant shall be drawn by or on behalf of the governing board of …
§ 88130 The commission may conduct hearings, subpoena witnesses, require the …
§ 88131 The commission may authorize a hearing officer or other …
§ 88132 (a) Except as provided in subdivision (b), the legal counsel of …
§ 88136 Any person who willfully, or through culpable negligence, violates …
§ 88137 In every community college district coterminous with the boundaries …
§ 88138 A merit (civil service) system within a community college district …
§ 88139 If the majority of the qualified electors vote to terminate the merit …

Terms Used In California Codes > Education Code > Title 3 > Division 7 > Part 51 > Chapter 4 > 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • Armed forces: means the United States Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard. See California Education Code 88113
  • Authorized user: means either of the following:

    California Elections Code 354.5

  • ballot: means any of the following:

    California Elections Code 301

  • Ballot card: means a card or a number of cards upon which are printed, or identified by reference to the ballot, the names of candidates for nomination or election to one or more offices or the ballot titles of one or more measures. See California Elections Code 302
  • 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
  • Circulating title and summary: means the text that is required to be placed on a petition for signatures that is either one of the following:

    California Elections Code 303.5

  • Classification: means that each position in the classified service shall have a designated title, a regular minimum number of assigned hours per day, days per week, and months per year, a specific statement of the duties required to be performed by the employees in each such position, and the regular monthly salary ranges for each such position. See California Education Code 88001
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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 Food and Agricultural Code 29
  • County: includes city and county. See California Business and Professions Code 17
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Demotion: means assignment to an inferior position or status without the employee's written voluntary consent. See California Education Code 88001
  • Department: means the Department of Food and Agriculture. See California Food and Agricultural Code 32
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Disability: means a medical condition, mental disability, or physical disability, as those terms are defined in subdivisions (i), (j), and (l) of Section 12926 of the Government Code. See California Elections Code 354.5
  • Disciplinary action: includes any action whereby an employee is deprived of any classification or any incident of any classification in which he or she has permanence, including dismissal, suspension, demotion, or any reassignment, without his or her voluntary consent, except a layoff for lack of work or lack of funds. See California Education Code 88001
  • 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 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
  • 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.
  • Federal election: means any presidential election, general election, primary election, or special election held solely or in part for the purpose of selecting, nominating, or electing any candidate for the office of President, Vice President, presidential elector, Member of the United States Senate, or Member of the United States House of Representatives. See California Elections Code 323
  • 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.
  • General election: means either of the following:

    California Elections Code 324

  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • 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.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • 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.
  • Jurisprudence: The study of law and the structure of the legal system.
  • 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
  • licensed clinic: means a clinic licensed pursuant to Article 1 (commencing with Section 1200) of Chapter 1 of Division 2 of the Health and Safety Code. See California Business and Professions Code 4027
  • 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
  • Local election: is a municipal, county, or district election. See California Elections Code 328
  • Measure: means any constitutional amendment or other proposition submitted to a popular vote at any election. See California Elections Code 329
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Municipal election: means elections in general law cities and where applicable in chartered cities. See California Elections Code 330
  • 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 Elections Code 332.5
  • Nomination documents: means declaration of candidacy and nomination papers. See California Elections Code 333
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • 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
  • permanent employee: includes tenure in the classification in which the employee passed the required probationary period and includes all of the incidents of that classification. See California Education Code 88001
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, corporation, limited liability company, or any organized group of persons whether incorporated or not. See California Food and Agricultural Code 38
  • 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.
  • Polling place: means a location where a voter casts a ballot and includes the following terms, as applicable: poll, polling location, and vote center. See California Elections Code 338.5
  • 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
  • precinct board: means the board appointed by the elections official to serve at a vote center. See California Elections Code 339
  • Primary election: includes all primary nominating elections provided for by this code. See California Elections Code 341
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Punching: includes marking a ballot card to record a vote. See California Elections Code 345
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • Reclassification: means the upgrading of a position to a higher classification as a result of the gradual increase of the duties being performed by the incumbent in that position. See California Education Code 88001
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • Regular election: is a n election, the specific time for the holding of which is prescribed by law. See California Elections Code 348
  • 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.
  • Remote accessible vote by mail system: means a mechanical, electromechanical, or electronic system and its software that is used for the sole purpose of marking an electronic vote by mail ballot for a voter with disabilities or a military or overseas voter who shall print the paper cast vote record to be submitted to the elections official. See California Elections Code 303.3
  • Roster: means the official list of voters for an election, which may be in paper or electronic form. See California Elections Code 349.5
  • School officer: means the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the superintendent of schools of a county. See California Elections Code 352
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Food and Agriculture. See California Food and Agricultural Code 35
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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 Elections Code 354.5

  • Signature stamp: means a stamp that contains the impression of any of the following:

    California Elections Code 354.5

  • Software: includes all programs, voting devices, cards, ballot cards or papers, operating manuals or instructions, test procedures, printouts, and other nonmechanical or nonelectrical items necessary to the operation of a voting system. See California Elections Code 355
  • Special election: is a n election, the specific time for the holding of which is not prescribed by law. See California Elections Code 356
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Business and Professions Code 21
  • Statewide election: is a n election held throughout the state. See California Elections Code 357
  • 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 Food and Agricultural Code 49
  • 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
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Veteran: as used in this article means any person who has served in the United States armed forces in time of war, or national emergency declared by the President of the United States of America, and who has been discharged or released under conditions other than dishonorable, proof of which shall be submitted to the commission at the time of the examination. See California Education Code 88113
  • Veterinary food-animal drugs: as used in this chapter shall include the following:

    California Business and Professions Code 4042

  • Vote center: means a location established for holding elections that offers the services described in Sections 2170, 4005, and 4007. See California Elections Code 357.5
  • Voter: means any elector who is registered under this code. See California Elections Code 359
  • Voter list: means the list of registered voters in a single or consolidated precinct or in an entire county. See California Elections Code 359.2
  • Voter-nominated office: means a congressional or state elective office for which a candidate may choose to have his or her party preference or lack of party preference indicated upon the ballot. See California Elections Code 359.5
  • Voting machine: means any electronic device, including, but not limited to, a precinct optical scanner and a direct recording voting system, into which a voter may enter his or her votes, and which, by means of electronic tabulation and generation of printouts or other tangible, human-readable records, furnishes a total of the number of votes cast for each candidate and for or against each measure. See California Elections Code 361
  • Voting system: means a mechanical, electromechanical, or electronic system and its software, or any combination of these used for casting a ballot, tabulating votes, or both. See California Elections Code 362