As used in this title:

(a) “Process” includes all writs, warrants, summons, and orders of courts of justice, or judicial officers.

Terms Used In California Government Code 26660

  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.

(b) “Notice” includes all papers and orders required to be served in any proceedings before any court, board, or officer, or when required by law to be served independently of such proceeding.

(Added by Stats. 1947, Ch. 424.)