§ 730 When it appears to the court, at any time before or during the trial …
§ 731 (a) (1) In all criminal actions and juvenile court …
§ 732 Any expert appointed by the court under Section 730 may be called and …
§ 733 Nothing contained in this article shall be deemed or construed to …

Terms Used In California Codes > Evidence Code > Division 6 > Chapter 3 > Article 2 - Appointment of Expert Witness by Court

  • Action: includes a civil action and a criminal action. See California Evidence Code 105
  • bonds: means revenue bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness. See California Government Code 6540
  • Entity: as used in this article means any agency, board or commission provided for by a joint powers agreement pursuant to Article 1 of this chapter. See California Government Code 6542
  • 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.
  • expert: means a physician and surgeon, including a psychiatrist, or any person described by subdivision (b), (c), or (e) of Section 1010. See California Evidence Code 240
  • Person: includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, limited liability company, business trust, corporation, or company. See California Government Code 17
  • Person: includes a natural person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or public entity. See California Evidence Code 175
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Government Code 18
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.