§ 11000 (a) As used in this title, “state agency” includes every state …
§ 11000.7 Notwithstanding any other provision of law, every state agency shall …
§ 11000.10 (a) (1) Any state agency, including, but not limited to, a …
§ 11001 Any state agency may make exhibits descriptive or illustrative of any …
§ 11002 If a remittance to cover a payment required by law to be made to the …
§ 11003 If an application, tax return or claim for credit or refund required …
§ 11004 Sections 11002 and 11003 do not apply to:(a) Applications or …
§ 11005 (a) Unless the Legislature specifically provides that approval …
§ 11005.1 The Director of Finance may accept on behalf of the State any gift of …
§ 11005.2 (a) Unless the Legislature specifically provides that approval …
§ 11005.3 Any state department, board, or commission may lease any real …
§ 11005.4 (a) For purposes of this section, the following terms have the …
§ 11005.5 After January 1, 1983, if property is to be constructed, purchased, …
§ 11005.6 Any lease of property by a state agency for warehouse or office uses …
§ 11005.7 The Department of General Services on or before July 1, 1991, shall …
§ 11006 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a state agency …
§ 11006.5 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature that Year 2000 Problem …
§ 11007 (a) Except as expressly authorized by law or as specifically …
§ 11007.1 (a) The Department of Transportation, when it has acquired title …
§ 11007.4 (a) As used in this section:(1) “Employee” includes an …
§ 11007.5 Any state agency, with the approval of the Department of General …
§ 11007.6 Any state agency may, subject to rules and regulations of the …
§ 11007.7 (a) The procurement of insurance or official bonds by any state …
§ 11007.8 (a) If a state agency is authorized to procure insurance, that …
§ 11008 Whenever any State agency except the State Compensation Insurance …
§ 11008.2 Any regulation, order, or other action, adopted, prescribed, taken, …
§ 11008.5 Any program administered in part or whole by the Technology, Trade, …
§ 11009 Except as otherwise expressly provided by law, the members of State …
§ 11010 (a) When a state agency, supported from the General Fund, is …
§ 11010.5 (a) Where authority is vested in any state agency to contract on …
§ 11011 (a) On or before December 31 of each year, each state agency …
§ 11011.1 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, except Article …
§ 11011.2 (a) (1) Notwithstanding any other law, including, but not …
§ 11011.5 (a) If no state or other public entity seeks to obtain title to …
§ 11011.6 Any local agency or nonprofit affordable housing sponsor that wishes …
§ 11011.7 All real property acquired for park and recreation purposes by the …
§ 11011.11 (a) The Legislature finds and declares as follows:(1) There …
§ 11011.13 For purposes of Section 11011.15, the following definitions shall …
§ 11011.14 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Director of …
§ 11011.15 (a) The Department of General Services shall maintain a complete …
§ 11011.16 The inventory prepared pursuant to Section 11011.15 shall contain the …
§ 11011.17 (a) The University of California, by July 1, 1988, shall furnish …
§ 11011.18 The Department of Transportation, by July 1, 2002, shall furnish to …
§ 11011.19 (a) The State Lands Commission, by July 1, 2011, shall furnish …
§ 11011.20 v2 (a) Any private person or private company which advertises that …
§ 11011.21 (a) The Legislature finds and declares that the Department of …
§ 11011.24 (a) Except as provided in subdivisions (b) and (c), the Director …
§ 11011.25 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Director of …
§ 11011.26 The Director of General Services, subject to the approval of the …
§ 11011.27 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, the department may advertise …
§ 11011.28 (a) The Director of General Services may sell or lease, pursuant …
§ 11011.29 (a) When a state agency builds upon state-owned real property, …
§ 11012 Whenever any state agency, including, but not limited to, state …
§ 11012.5 (a) The Director of General Services may exercise the option to …
§ 11013 The director of any state department, subject to approval of the …
§ 11014 (a) In exercising the powers and duties granted to and imposed …
§ 11015 No state funds under the control of an officer or employee of the …
§ 11015.5 (a) On or after July 1, 2001, unless otherwise authorized by the …
§ 11016 Any state agency may, within the powers otherwise conferred by law …
§ 11016.1 Notwithstanding any other provisions of law to the contrary, if …
§ 11016.5 Each state agency may contract with a joint powers authority that is …
§ 11016.9 (a) Each state agency shall establish clear flextime policies …
§ 11017 Notwithstanding any other provision of law, each state agency in …
§ 11017.1 Each state agency shall take all practical and reasonable steps to …
§ 11017.5 (a) When a statute is enacted establishing a new program or …
§ 11017.6 Every state agency responsible for implementing a statute which …
§ 11018 Every state agency which is authorized by any law to conduct …
§ 11018.5 (a) The Bureau of Real Estate, on or after July 1, 2001, unless …
§ 11019 (a) Any department or authority specified in subdivision (b) …
§ 11019.5 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, but to the …
§ 11019.6 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of state law, and to the …
§ 11019.7 (a) No state agency shall send any outgoing United States mail …
§ 11019.8 (a) All state agencies, as defined in Section 11000, are …
§ 11019.9 (a) Each state department and state agency shall enact and …
§ 11019.10 Except as provided in the Budget Act and implementing statutes, no …
§ 11019.11 (a) Every state agency that requests on any written form or …

Terms Used In California Codes > Government Code > Title 2 > Division 3 > Part 1 > Chapter 1 > Article 1

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Applicant: means any person who has applied for, or is about to apply for, a state gambling license, a key employee license, a registration, a finding of suitability, a work permit, a manufacturer's or distributor's license, or an approval of any act or transaction for which the approval or authorization of the commission or department is required or permitted under this chapter. See California Government Code 11004
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • board: means any entity listed in Section 101, the entities referred to in Sections 1000 and 3600, the State Bar, the Bureau of Real Estate, and any other state agency that issues a license, certificate, or registration authorizing a person to engage in a business or profession. See California Education Code 17352
  • Chief: means the head of the entity within the department that is responsible for fulfilling the obligations imposed upon the department by this chapter. See California Government Code 11004
  • City: includes city and county. See California Education Code 17322
  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Education Code 19429
  • Commission: means the California Gambling Control Commission. See California Government Code 11004
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conferees: Legislators appointed to serve on conference committees. They are also called "managers." Conferees are usually appointed from the committee or committees that reported the legislation; they are expected to try and uphold their chamber's position on measures when they negotiate with conferees from the other chamber.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Controlled gambling: means to deal, operate, carry on, conduct, maintain, or expose for play any controlled game. See California Government Code 11004
  • Controlled game: means any controlled game, as defined by subdivision (e) of Section 337j of the Penal Code. See California Government Code 11004
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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 17321
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 19958
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 19428
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 24937
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Justice. See California Government Code 11004
  • Department: means the Department of Food and Agriculture. See California Education Code 19959
  • department: means State Department of Health Services. See California Education Code 24943
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Director: means any director of a corporation or any person performing similar functions with respect to any organization. See California Government Code 11004
  • Director: means "State Director of Health Services. See California Education Code 24944
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Finding of suitability: means a finding that a person meets the qualification criteria described in subdivisions (a) and (b) of Section 19857, and that the person would not be disqualified from holding a state gambling license on any of the grounds specified in Section 19859. See California Government Code 11004
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gambling: means to deal, operate, carry on, conduct, maintain, or expose for play any controlled game. See California Government Code 11004
  • Gambling enterprise: means a natural person or an entity, whether individual, corporate, or otherwise, that conducts a gambling operation and that by virtue thereof is required to hold a state gambling license under this chapter. See California Government Code 11004
  • gambling game: means any controlled game. See California Government Code 11004
  • Gambling operation: means exposing for play one or more controlled games that are dealt, operated, carried on, conducted, or maintained for commercial gain. See California Government Code 11004
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Gross revenue: means the total of all compensation received for conducting any controlled game, and includes interest received in payment for credit extended by an owner licensee to a patron for purposes of gambling, except as provided by regulation. See California Government Code 11004
  • 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.
  • Hours of operation: means the period during which a gambling establishment is open to conduct the play of controlled games within a 24-hour period. See California Government Code 11004
  • House: means the gambling enterprise, and any owner, shareholder, partner, key employee, or landlord thereof. See California Government Code 11004
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Key employee: means any natural person employed in the operation of a gambling enterprise in a supervisory capacity or empowered to make discretionary decisions that regulate gambling operations, including, without limitation, pit bosses, shift bosses, credit executives, cashier operations supervisors, gambling operation managers and assistant managers, managers or supervisors of security employees, or any other natural person designated as a key employee by the department for reasons consistent with the policies of this chapter. See California Government Code 11004
  • Key employee license: means a state license authorizing the holder to be employed as a key employee. See California Government Code 11004
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • license: means license, certificate, registration, or other means to engage in a business or profession regulated by this code or referred to in Section 1000 or 3600. See California Education Code 17330
  • License: means a gambling license, key employee license, or any other license issued by the commission pursuant to this chapter or regulations adopted pursuant to this chapter. See California Government Code 11004
  • License: means a basic permit to operate a pediatric day health and respite care facility. See California Government Code 11016.5
  • Licensed gambling establishment: means the gambling premises encompassed by a state gambling license. See California Government Code 11004
  • licensed premises: except as otherwise defined in Section 19812, means one or more rooms where any controlled gambling or activity directly related thereto occurs. See California Government Code 11004
  • Licensee: means a person or entity, other than a corporation, authorized by a license, certificate, registration, or other means to engage in a business or profession regulated by this code or referred to in Section 1000 or 3600. See California Education Code 17351
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Medically fragile: means having an acute or chronic health problem that requires therapeutic intervention and skilled nursing care during all or part of the day. See California Government Code 11016.5
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • nonprofit organization: means an organization that has been qualified to conduct business in California for at least three years prior to conducting controlled games and is exempt from taxation pursuant to Section 23701a, 23701b, 23701d, 23701e, 23701f, 23701g, 23701k, 23701l, or 23701w of the Revenue and Taxation Code. See California Government Code 11011.19
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See California Education Code 17324
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oral argument: An opportunity for lawyers to summarize their position before the court and also to answer the judges' questions.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Owner licensee: means an owner of a gambling enterprise who holds a state gambling license. See California Government Code 11004
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Pediatric day health and respite care facility: means a facility that provides an organized program of therapeutic social and day health activities and services and limited 24-hour inpatient respite care to medically fragile children 21 years of age or younger, including terminally ill and technology-dependent patients, except as provided in paragraph (2) and Section 1763. See California Government Code 11016.5
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, corporation, limited liability company, or any organized group of persons whether incorporated or not. See California Education Code 19963
  • Person: includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, limited liability company, business trust, corporation, or company. See California Education Code 19426
  • Person: means any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or company. See California Education Code 24942
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Player: means a patron of a gambling establishment who participates in a controlled game. See California Government Code 11004
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Process: includes a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings of either a civil or criminal nature. See California Education Code 19431
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Respite care: means day and 24-hour relief for the parent or guardian and care for the patient. See California Government Code 11016.5
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Food and Agriculture. See California Education Code 19961
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 17325
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 19427
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 25000.5
  • state agency: includes every state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, and commission. See California Government Code 11000
  • State department: means the State Department of Public Health. See California Government Code 11016.5
  • state gambling license: means any license issued by the state that authorizes the person named therein to conduct a gambling operation. See California Government Code 11004
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs, unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 17319
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 19970
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 19404
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Work permit: means any card, certificate, or permit issued by the commission, or by a county, city, or city and county, whether denominated as a work permit, registration card, or otherwise, authorizing the holder to be employed as a gambling enterprise employee or to serve as an independent agent. See California Government Code 11004
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.