§ 50230 As used in this article:(a) “Local agency” means a city, a city …
§ 50231 The legislative body may declare by resolution as public nuisances …
§ 50232 The resolution shall describe the property upon which the nuisance …
§ 50233 Any number of parcels of private property may be included within one …
§ 50234 After passage of the resolution, the superintendent shall cause …
§ 50235 The heading of the notices shall be “Notice to abate abandoned …
§ 50236 The notice shall be substantially in the following form:NOTICE TO …
§ 50237 The notices shall be posted at least five days prior to the time for …
§ 50238 At the time stated in the notices, the legislative body shall hear …
§ 50239 By motion or resolution at the conclusion of the hearing the …
§ 50240 The decision of the legislative body is final.
§ 50241 If objections have not been made or after the legislative body has …
§ 50242 The superintendent may enter upon private property to abate the …
§ 50243 Before the superintendent arrives, any property owner may abate the …
§ 50244 The superintendent shall keep an account of the cost of abatement on …
§ 50245 A copy of the report shall be posted for at least three days prior to …
§ 50246 At the time fixed for receiving and considering the report, the …
§ 50247 The cost of abatement upon each parcel of land constitutes a special …
§ 50248 After confirmation of the report, a copy shall be given to the …
§ 50249 If the county assessor and the tax collector assess property and …
§ 50250 The county auditor shall enter each assessment on the county tax roll …
§ 50251 The amount of the assessment shall be collected at the time and in …
§ 50252 As an alternative method the county tax collector in his discretion …
§ 50253 Laws relating to the levy, collection, and enforcement of county …
§ 50254 The superintendent may receive the amount due on the abatement cost …
§ 50255 The legislative body may order refunded all or part of a tax paid …
§ 50256 If the legislative body finds that property damage was caused by the …
§ 50257 Anything contained in this article to the contrary notwithstanding, …

Terms Used In California Codes > Government Code > Title 5 > Division 1 > Part 1 > Chapter 1 > Article 9

  • 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
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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
  • 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
  • bureau: means the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Government Code 50081
  • chief: means the Chief of the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Government Code 50081.1
  • 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
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Food and Agriculture. See California Education Code 19959
  • director: means the Director of Consumer Affairs, unless the context indicates otherwise. See California Government Code 50079.3
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • 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 50084
  • 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 50083
  • 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.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 legislative body of a local agency. See California Government Code 50230
  • 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
  • licensee: means a person licensed under this chapter. See California Government Code 50081.2
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • 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 a city, a city and county, or a county. See California Government Code 50230
  • 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 50086
  • member: means an individual who is a member of a limited liability company as specified in Section 17704. See California Government Code 50085.5
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • person: includes any individual, firm, company, limited liability company, association, organization, partnership, and corporation. See California Government Code 50079.6
  • 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
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • 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 50082
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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
  • Sell: includes offer for sale, expose for sale, possess for sale, exchange, barter, or trade. See California Education Code 19966
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 17325
  • 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
  • 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
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.