§ 50490 Pursuant to this article, the legislative body of a local agency may …
§ 50491 The legislative body shall lease the property upon receipt of a …
§ 50492 The legislative body of the local agency or assessment district shall …
§ 50493 The petition shall be in general language and no particular …
§ 50494 Upon receiving the petition, the legislative body may adopt a …
§ 50495 The resolution of intention shall also contain a notice of the time …
§ 50496 The clerk of the legislative body shall cause the resolution of …
§ 50497 At the time fixed in the resolution of intention, any owner of …
§ 50498 At any time not later than the hour set for hearing objections, any …
§ 50499 At the time for hearing protests, the legislative body shall hear and …
§ 50500 The legislative body shall also pass upon the protests filed by other …
§ 50501 At the time for hearing protests, evidence may be produced in such …
§ 50502 The hearing may be continued from time to time upon the order of the …
§ 50503 If no protests have been received by the legislative body, it may …
§ 50504 If a majority of the owners of property assessed or being assessed …
§ 50505 Unless the power to proceed has ceased, at the conclusion of the …
§ 50506 If the legislative body has denied the protests, or if no protests …
§ 50507 In the resolution ordering the lease the legislative body shall fix a …
§ 50508 The time for receiving bids shall not be fixed until the first …
§ 50509 The legislative body shall cause a notice to be posted conspicuously …
§ 50510 The notice shall contain the terms of the petition and an invitation …
§ 50511 The notice shall be published once a week for two successive weeks in …
§ 50512 If the property is offered for lease at a monthly rental, all bids …
§ 50513 If the petition requires the making of improvements upon the property …
§ 50514 The legislative body shall award the lease to the highest responsible …
§ 50515 After the bid has been accepted by the legislative body, it shall …
§ 50516 This article shall be liberally construed to effectuate its purposes.

Terms Used In California Codes > Government Code > Title 5 > Division 1 > Part 1 > Chapter 2 > Article 7

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • bureau: means the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. See California Government Code 50506
  • Commissioner: means any county agricultural commissioner. See California Education Code 19957.5
  • 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.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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 19958
  • 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 50503
  • 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 50511
  • 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 50510
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 and includes, but is not limited to, private patrol operator and armored contract carrier. See California Government Code 50508
  • Local agency: as used in this division means county, city, or city and county, unless the context otherwise requires. See California Government Code 50001
  • 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, association, organization, partnership, and corporation. See California Government Code 50505
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • 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
  • 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
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.