§ 6200 This division may be cited as the Domestic Violence Prevention Act.
§ 6201 Unless the provision or context otherwise requires, the definitions …
§ 6203 (a) For purposes of this act, “abuse” means any of the …
§ 6205 “Affinity,” when applied to the marriage relation, signifies the …
§ 6209 “Cohabitant” means a person who regularly resides in the household. …
§ 6210 “Dating relationship” means frequent, intimate associations primarily …
§ 6211 “Domestic violence” is abuse perpetrated against any of the following …
§ 6215 “Emergency protective order” means an order issued under Part 3 …
§ 6218 “Protective order” means an order that includes any of the following …
§ 6219 Subject to adequate, discretionary funding from a city or a county, …

Terms Used In California Codes > Family Code > Division 10 > Part 1

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Award: means monthly payments for life derived from contributions by a department. See California Government Code 50952
  • Award system: means the Volunteer Firefighters Length of Service Award System established by this chapter. See California Government Code 50952
  • Board: means the board of the California State Fire Employees Welfare Benefit Corporation. See California Government Code 50952
  • 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
  • Bureau: means the Cemetery and Funeral Bureau. See California Business and Professions Code 7601
  • County: includes city and county. See California Family Code 67
  • Department: means any of the following:

    California Government Code 50952

  • Director: means the Director of Consumer Affairs. See California Business and Professions Code 7601
  • Fund: means an account or trust described in Internal Revenue Service Revenue Procedure 92-64, which is maintained by the custodian of the fund. See California Government Code 50952
  • Legislative body: as used in this division , means board of supervisors in the case of a county or city and county, and city council or board of trustees in the case of a city, unless the context otherwise requires. See California Government Code 50002
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Local agency: as used in this division means county, city, or city and county, unless the context otherwise requires. See California Government Code 50001
  • order: include a decree, as appropriate under the circumstances. See California Family Code 100
  • peace officer: means a sheriff, undersheriff, deputy sheriff, marshal, or deputy marshal of a county or city and county, or a marshal or police officer of a city or town, employed and compensated as such, whether the members are volunteer, partly paid, or fully paid, except those whose principal duties are clerical, such as stenographers, telephone operators, and other workers not engaged in law enforcement operations, or the protection or preservation of life or property, and not under suspension or otherwise lacking in good standing. See California Government Code 50920
  • Person: includes a natural person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or public entity. See California Family Code 105
  • Respondent: includes defendant, where appropriate. See California Family Code 127
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Family Code 143
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Town: includes "unincorporated town" and "village. See California Government Code 21
  • Volunteer: means a person registered as a volunteer member of a regularly organized fire department as defined in subdivision (k). See California Government Code 50952