§ 170 (a) As used in this code, unless the context otherwise requires, …
§ 175 (a) The Legislature finds and declares the …
§ 177 (a) In an Indian child custody proceeding, the court shall apply …
§ 180 (a) In an Indian child custody proceeding notice shall comply …
§ 185 (a) In a custody proceeding involving a child who would …

Terms Used In California Codes > Family Code > Division 1 > Part 3 - Indian Children

  • County: includes city and county. See California Family Code 67
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • order: include a decree, as appropriate under the circumstances. See California Family Code 100
  • Person: includes a natural person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or public entity. See California Family Code 105
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • Proceeding: includes an action. See California Family Code 110
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, or a commonwealth, territory, or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See California Family Code 145