As used in this article:

(a) “Local agency” means county, city, city and county, public district, public entity or authority, or other public or municipal corporation, including redevelopment agencies, housing authorities, and industrial development authorities.

Terms Used In California Government Code 53530

  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Education Code 19429
  • 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 Education Code 19428

(b) “Bonds” means bonds, warrants, notes or other evidences of indebtedness of a local agency or zone or improvement district thereof.

(Amended by Stats. 1981, Ch. 1098, Sec. 2.)