As used in this chapter “public agency” means the State or any department or agency thereof, a county, city and county, city, public corporation, municipal corporation or public district.

(Added by Stats. 1947, Ch. 753.)

Terms Used In California Government Code 31204

  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Government Code 20
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • County: includes city and county. See California Government Code 19
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Government Code 18