Sections
Article 1 Definitions 50001 – 50002
Article 2 Powers and Duties of Legislative Bodies 50020 – 50033
Article 3 Financial Affairs 50050 – 50057
Article 3.1 Habitat Maintenance Assessment Districts 50060 – 50070
Article 3.5 Voter-Approved Special Taxes 50075 – 50077.5
Article 3.6 Fire Suppression Assessments 50078 – 50078.19
Article 3.8 School Districts 50079 – 50079.5
Article 4 Officers and Employees 50080 – 50089
Article 5 Books, Maps, and Other Documents 50110 – 50115
Article 6 Reimbursement for Use of Drainage Structures 50140 – 50143
Article 9 Abandoned Excavations 50230 – 50257
Article 10 Human Relations 50260 – 50265
Article 11 City Selection Committees 50270 – 50279.2
Article 12 Historical Property Contracts 50280 – 50290

Terms Used In California Codes > Government Code > Title 5 > Division 1 > Part 1 > Chapter 1

  • Abandoned excavation: means any abandoned mining shaft, pit, well, septic tank, cesspool, or other abandoned excavation dangerous to persons legally on the premises where the abandoned excavation is located or to minors under the age of 12 years. See California Government Code 50230
  • Acquire: includes purchase, condemnation, lease, and gift. See California Government Code 31895.5
  • Advertisement: means any written or printed communication, including a directory listing, except a free telephone directory listing that does not allow space for a license number. See California Education Code 92449
  • Approved: as used in this article , means the approval of the legislative body of the local agency, as the result of investigation and tests conducted by such agency or by reason of the accepted principles or tests by recognized national or state authorities, technical, or scientific organizations. See California Government Code 50022.1
  • Board: means the State Public Works Board. See California Government Code 31895.5
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Education Code 92449
  • bureau: means the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Government Code 50279.2
  • bureau: means the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Government Code 50247
  • chief: means the Chief of the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Government Code 50280
  • clerk: means the clerk of a county or the legislative body thereof. See California Government Code 50270.5
  • Code: as used in this article , means any statute, or any published compilation of rules, regulations or standards adopted by the federal government or the State of California, or by any agency of either of them. See California Government Code 50022.1
  • Collateral: means any specific vehicle, trailer, boat, recreational vehicle, motor home, appliance, or other property that is subject to a security agreement. See California Education Code 92449
  • compensation: means the remuneration paid out of funds controlled by the employer in payment for the member's services performed during normal working hours or for time during which the member is excused from work because of any of the following:

    California Penal Code 27310

  • Construction: includes the extension, enlargement, repair, renovation, restoration, improvement, furnishing, and equipping of any public building. See California Government Code 31895.5
  • Debtor: means any person obligated under a security agreement. See California Education Code 92449
  • Director: means the Director of Consumer Affairs. See California Education Code 92449
  • director: means the Director of Consumer Affairs, unless the context indicates otherwise. See California Government Code 50276
  • director: means the Director of Consumer Affairs, unless the context indicates otherwise. See California Government Code 50244
  • Disaster: means any flood, fire, hurricane, earthquake, storm, tidal wave, or other catastrophe occurring on or after January 1, 1996, for which the Governor of the state has certified the need for assistance and which the President of the United States has determined to be a major disaster pursuant to the Robert T. See California Government Code 15820.7
  • District: means a habitat maintenance assessment district formed pursuant to this article. See California Government Code 50060
  • employee: means an individual who works for an employer, is listed on the employer's payroll records, and is under the employer's direction and control. See California Government Code 50282
  • employee: means an individual who works for an employer, is listed on the employer's payroll records, and is under the employer's direction and control. See California Government Code 50252
  • employer: means a person who employs an individual for wages or salary, lists the individual on the employer's payroll records, and withholds all legally required deductions and contributions. See California Government Code 50251
  • Fire suppression: includes firefighting and fire prevention including, but not limited to, vegetation removal or management undertaken, in whole or in part, for the reduction of a fire hazard. See California Government Code 50078.1
  • Improvement: means one or any combination of the following:

    California Government Code 50060

  • Incidental expenses: include all of the following:

    California Government Code 50060

  • Legal owner: means a person holding a security interest in any collateral where the collateral is subject to a security agreement, a lien against any collateral, an assignment or a repossession order, or an interest in any collateral that is subject to a lease agreement. See California Education Code 92449
  • Legislative body: as used in this division , means board of supervisors in the case of a county or city and county, and city council or board of trustees in the case of a city, unless the context otherwise requires. See California Government Code 50002
  • Legislative body: means the city council, board of supervisors, or any other governing body of a local agency. See California Government Code 50060
  • Legislative body: means the board of directors, trustees, governors, or any other governing body of a local agency specified in subdivision (b). See California Government Code 50078.1
  • Legislative body: means the legislative body of a local agency. See California Government Code 50230
  • Licensee: means an individual, partnership, limited liability company, or corporation licensed under this chapter as a repossession agency. See California Education Code 92449
  • licensee: means a person licensed under this chapter. See California Government Code 50280.1
  • licensee: means a person licensed under this chapter and includes, but is not limited to, private patrol operator and armored contract carrier. See California Government Code 50249
  • livestock: includes domestic fowls and rabbits. See California Government Code 50251
  • Local agency: as used in this division means county, city, or city and county, unless the context otherwise requires. See California Government Code 50001
  • Local agency: means any city, county, or city and county, whether general law or chartered. See California Government Code 50060
  • Local agency: means any county, city, city and county, including a charter city or county, or any special district. See California Government Code 50075.5
  • Local agency: means any city, county, or city and county, whether general law or chartered, or special district, including a county service area created pursuant to the County Service Area Law (Chapter 2. See California Government Code 50078.1
  • Local agency: means a city, a city and county, or a county. See California Government Code 50230
  • Local public entity: means any county, city, city and county, the duly constituted governing body of an Indian reservation or rancheria, redevelopment agency organized pursuant to Part 1 (commencing with Section 33000) of this division, or housing authority organized pursuant to Part 2 (commencing with Section 34200) of this division, which is authorized to engage in or assist in the development or operation of housing for persons and families of low or moderate income. See California Government Code 15820.37
  • maintenance: means the furnishing of services and materials for the ordinary and usual maintenance, operation, and servicing of any improvement, including, but not limited to, all of the following:

    California Government Code 50060

  • manager: means an individual designated under an operating agreement of a manager-managed limited liability company who is responsible for performing the management functions for the limited liability company specified in subdivision (c) of Section 17704. See California Government Code 50287
  • member: means an individual who is a member of a limited liability company as specified in Section 17704. See California Government Code 50286
  • onsale general license: includes a special onsale general license. See California Government Code 12012.30
  • Person: includes any individual, partnership, limited liability company, or corporation. See California Education Code 92449
  • person: includes any individual, firm, company, limited liability company, association, organization, partnership, and corporation. See California Government Code 50278
  • person: includes any individual, firm, company, association, organization, partnership, and corporation. See California Government Code 50246
  • person: as used in this article in reference to a person liable to pay a charge includes districts formed for the purpose of constructing or maintaining sewers. See California Government Code 50142
  • Personal effects: means any property that is not the property of the legal owner. See California Education Code 92449
  • Persons of low income: means persons and families who lack the amount of income which is necessary (as determined by the local public entity) to enable them, without financial assistance, to live in decent, safe and sanitary dwellings without overcrowding. See California Government Code 15820.37
  • Primary code: as used in this article , means any code which is directly adopted by reference, in whole or in part, by any ordinance passed pursuant to this article. See California Government Code 50022.1
  • prisoner: includes an inmate of a prison, jail, or penal or correctional facility. See California Government Code 21423
  • Private building: means and includes any dwelling, outbuilding, or other enclosed structure. See California Education Code 92449
  • Project area: is a n area that meets both of the following requirements:

    California Government Code 15820.7

  • Public building: includes any structure, building, facility, or work that a state agency has jurisdiction of, or is authorized to design or construct, including, but not limited to, infrastructure, parking lots, landscaping, and other ancillary facilities, including furnishings and equipment, incidental to the use of any building, and also includes the site thereof, and any easements or rights of way appurtenant thereto or necessary for its full use. See California Government Code 31895.5
  • Published: as used in this article , means issued in printed, lithographed, multigraphed, mimeographed or similar form. See California Government Code 50022.1
  • qualified manager: is a person who possesses a valid qualification certificate in accordance with the provisions of Article 5 (commencing with Section 7504) and is in active control or management of, and who is a director of, the licensee's place of business. See California Education Code 92449
  • qualified manager: means the individual under whose direction, control, charge, or management the business of a licensee is operated as specified in Section 7536. See California Government Code 50281
  • Redevelopment agency: means any agency provided for and authorized to function pursuant to the Community Redevelopment Law or this part. See California Government Code 15820.7
  • Registered owner: means the individual listed in the records of the Department of Motor Vehicles, on a conditional sales contract, or on an assignment or a repossession order, as the registered owner. See California Education Code 92449
  • Registrant: means a person registered under this chapter. See California Education Code 92449
  • repossession order: means any written authorization by the legal owner, lienholder, lessor, lessee, or registered owner, or the agent of any of them, to skip trace, locate, or repossess any collateral, including, but not limited to, collateral registered under the Vehicle Code that is subject to a security agreement that contains a repossession clause. See California Education Code 92449
  • Secondary code: as used in this article , means any code which is incorporated by reference, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, in any primary code or in any secondary code. See California Government Code 50022.1
  • Secured area: means and includes any fenced and locked area. See California Education Code 92449
  • Security agreement: means an obligation, pledge, mortgage, chattel mortgage, lease agreement, deposit, or lien, given by a debtor as security for payment or performance of his or her debt, by furnishing the creditor with a recourse to be used in case of failure in the principal obligation. See California Education Code 92449
  • Services: means any duty or labor to be rendered by one person for another. See California Education Code 92449
  • Superintendent: means street superintendent, his assistants and deputies, or other public officer designated by the legislative body to perform the duties imposed by this article upon the superintendent. See California Government Code 50230
  • Violent act: means any act that results in bodily harm or injury to any party involved. See California Education Code 92449