Sections
Article 1 General 17000
Article 2 Organization 17200 – 17212
Article 3 Director of Child Support Services 17300 – 17325
Article 4 Statewide Registry for Child Support 17390 – 17393

Terms Used In California Codes > Family Code > Division 17 > Chapter 1

  • Approved safety pool cover: means a manually or power-operated safety pool cover that meets all of the performance standards of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), in compliance with standard F1346-91. See California Health and Safety Code 115921
  • Asbestos: as used in this chapter , has the same meaning as defined in Section 6501. See California Government Code 11158
  • Asbestos-containing construction material: as used in this chapter , means any manufactured construction material, including structural, mechanical and building material, which contains more than one-tenth of 1 percent asbestos by weight. See California Government Code 11159
  • billing error: means an error by omission or commission in (1) posting any debit or credit, or (2) in computation or similar error of an accounting nature contained in a statement given to the cardholder by the card issuer. See California Government Code 39930
  • Building: as used in this chapter , means all or part of any "public and commercial building" as defined in Section 2642 of Title 15 of the United States Code, as that section reads on January 1, 1989, except that "building" shall not mean residential dwellings. See California Government Code 11160
  • Card issuer: means any person who issues a credit card or the agent of that person for that purpose with respect to the credit card. See California Government Code 39930
  • Cardholder: means a natural person to whom a credit card is issued for consumer credit purposes, or a natural person who has agreed with the card issuer to pay consumer credit obligations arising from the issuance of a credit card to another natural person. See California Government Code 39930
  • center: means the California Habeas Corpus Resource Center, and "board" means the board of directors of the center. See California Government Code 53313.9
  • Clerk: means the clerk of the supervising authority. See California Government Code 38772
  • Committee: means the Safe Drinking Water Finance Committee created by Section 13816. See California Health and Safety Code 107065
  • Committee: means the Safe Drinking Water Finance Committee, created by Section 13858. See California Health and Safety Code 115885
  • Credit card: means any card, plate, coupon book, or other single credit device existing for the purpose of being used from time to time upon presentation to obtain money, property, labor, or services on credit. See California Government Code 39930
  • decision: means any determination of the department imposing a penalty assessment or affecting a license which may be appealed to the board under Section 22 of Article XX of the Constitution. See California Government Code 11150
  • Department: means the Department of Water Resources. See California Health and Safety Code 107065
  • Department: means the Department of Water Resources. See California Health and Safety Code 115885
  • District: means a tax or assessment district. See California Government Code 38772
  • Employee: as used in this chapter , means every person who is required or directed by any employer, to engage in any employment, and who performs that employment other than on a casual or incidental basis in any building subject to this chapter, or any person contracting with an owner who is required or directed to perform services, other than on a casual or incidental basis, in any building subject to this chapter. See California Government Code 11161
  • Enclosure: means a fence, wall, or other barrier that isolates a swimming pool from access to the home. See California Health and Safety Code 115921
  • Exit alarms: means devices that make audible, continuous alarm sounds when any door or window, that permits access from the residence to the pool area that is without any intervening enclosure, is opened or is left ajar. See California Health and Safety Code 115921
  • facility: means any works, road, railroad, tramway, power plant, telegraph or telephone line, or other necessary works or structures. See California Government Code 39790
  • Federal assistance: means funds available or which may become available to a supplier either directly or through allocation by the state, from the federal government as grants or loans for the improvement of domestic water systems. See California Health and Safety Code 115885
  • Fund: means the California Safe Drinking Water Fund. See California Health and Safety Code 107065
  • Fund: means the California Safe Drinking Water Fund. See California Health and Safety Code 115885
  • garbage: means any waste which consists in whole or in part of any animal waste that results from the handling, preparing, cooking, and consuming of food, including the offal from any animal carcass or from any part of an animal carcass. See California Government Code 53313.4
  • Industrial hygiene: means the science and art devoted to the anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of environmental factors or stresses which may cause sickness, impaired health and well-being, or significant discomfort and inefficiency among workers or among the citizens of a community. See California Government Code 11146.1
  • Industrial hygiene certification organization: means a professional organization of certified industrial hygienists that has been established to improve the practice and educational standards of the profession of industrial hygiene through a certification process, by certifying industrial hygienists through an examination administered by the certification organization. See California Government Code 11146.1
  • inquiry: is a writing that is posted by mail to the address of the card issuer to which payments are normally tendered, unless another address is specifically indicated on the statement for that purpose, then to that other address, and that is received by the card issuer no later than 60 days after the card issuer transmitted the first periodic statement that reflects the alleged billing error, and that does all of the following:

    California Government Code 39930

  • legislative body: means board of trustees, city council, or other governing body of a city. See California Government Code 14856
  • mobile unit: means a special purpose commercial coach as defined in Section 18012. See California Government Code 11017.5
  • Navigable water: includes a harbor, bay, inlet, and estuary. See California Government Code 39930
  • Owner: as used in this chapter , means an owner, lessee, sublessee, or agent of the owner of a building or part of a building, including, but not limited to, the state or another public entity. See California Government Code 11180
  • Owns tidelands: means by grant from the State, or otherwise, owns, holds, or possesses tidelands or the title to such lands. See California Government Code 39930
  • Person: includes any city, county, district, the state, and the United States, to the extent authorized by federal law. See California Health and Safety Code 116410
  • pool: means any structure intended for swimming or recreational bathing that contains water over 18 inches deep. See California Health and Safety Code 115921
  • Principal act: means the law providing for the creation of a particular district or type of district. See California Government Code 38772
  • Project: means the work, improvement, or acquisition, or any combination thereof undertaken by a district. See California Government Code 38772
  • Project: means proposed facilities for the construction, improvement, or rehabilitation of the domestic water system, and may include water supply, treatment works, and all or part of a water distribution system, if necessary to carry out the purpose of this chapter. See California Health and Safety Code 107065
  • Project: means proposed facilities for the construction, improvement, or rehabilitation of the domestic water system, and may include water supply, treatment works, and all or part of a water distribution system, if such inclusions are necessary to carry out the purpose of this chapter. See California Health and Safety Code 115885
  • Requisite number of petitioners: means the number of qualified petitioners prescribed by the principal act. See California Government Code 38772
  • response: is a writing that is responsive to an inquiry and mailed to the cardholder's address last known to the card issuer. See California Government Code 39930
  • Retailer: means every person other than a card issuer who furnishes money, goods, services, or anything else of value upon presentation of a credit card by a cardholder. See California Government Code 39930
  • state agency: includes every state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, and commission. See California Government Code 11000
  • Supervising authority: means the board of supervisors of the county in which is situated all or most of the land in a district, or body authorized by law to initiate or hear proceedings for the creation of a district. See California Government Code 38772
  • Swimming pool: includes in-ground and aboveground structures and includes, but is not limited to, hot tubs, spas, portable spas, and nonportable wading pools. See California Health and Safety Code 115921
  • Tidelands: includes submerged lands. See California Government Code 39930
  • timely response: is a response that is mailed within two complete billing cycles, but in no event later than 90 days, after the card issuer receives an inquiry. See California Government Code 39930