§ 53100 (a) This article shall be known and may be cited as the …
§ 53100.5 The Legislature finds and declares all of the following:(a) The …
§ 53101 “Public agency,” as used in this article, means the state, and any …
§ 53102 “Public safety agency,” as used in this article, means a functional …
§ 53103 “Direct dispatch method,” as used in this article, means a telephone …
§ 53104 “Relay method,” as used in this article, means a telephone service …
§ 53105 “Transfer method,” as used in this article, means a telephone service …
§ 53106 “Referral method,” as used in this article, means a telephone service …
§ 53107 “Basic system,” as used in this article, means a telephone service …
§ 53108 “Sophisticated system,” as used in this article, means a basic system …
§ 53108.1 “Incremental costs”, as used in this article, mean any costs …
§ 53108.5 “Division,” as used in this article, means the Public Safety …
§ 53109 Every local public agency within its respective jurisdiction shall …
§ 53109.5 The Legislature finds and declares that environmental considerations …
§ 53110 (a) Every system shall include police, firefighting, and …
§ 53111 The digits “911” shall be the primary emergency telephone number …
§ 53112 (a) All systems shall be designed to meet the specific …
§ 53113 The Legislature finds that, because of overlapping jurisdiction of …
§ 53114 The office, with the advice and assistance of the Attorney General, …
§ 53114.1 To accomplish the responsibilities specified in this article, the …
§ 53114.2 On or before December 31, 1976, and each even-numbered year …
§ 53115 The office shall monitor all emergency telephone systems to ensure …
§ 53115.1 (a) There is in state government the State 911 Advisory …
§ 53115.2 (a) The State 911 Advisory Board shall advise the office on all …
§ 53115.3 When proposed implementation of the 911 system by a single public …
§ 53116 The Attorney General may, on behalf of the office or on his or her …
§ 53118 The Legislature declares that a major purpose in enacting this …
§ 53119 Any telephone corporation serving rural telephone areas that cannot …
§ 53120 The office shall not delay implementation of the enhanced “911” …
§ 53121 (a) The Office of Emergency Services shall develop a plan and …
§ 53122 (a) For purposes of this section, the following definitions …

Terms Used In California Codes > Government Code > Title 5 > Division 2 > Part 1 > Chapter 1 > Article 6 - Local Emergency Telephone Systems

  • 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.
  • Basic system: as used in this article , means a telephone service which automatically connects a person dialing the digits "911" to an established public safety answering point through normal telephone service facilities. See California Government Code 53107
  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town. See California Streets and Highways Code 15
  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Government Code 20
  • commission: means the California Transportation Commission. See California Streets and Highways Code 22
  • Construction: includes :

    California Streets and Highways Code 29

  • 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 Government Code 19
  • county highway: means any highway which is:

    California Streets and Highways Code 25

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: means the Department of Transportation of this state. See California Streets and Highways Code 20
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Division: as used in this article , means the Public Safety Communications Division within the Office of Emergency Services. See California Government Code 53108.5
  • 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.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • highway: includes bridges, culverts, curbs, drains, and all works incidental to highway construction, improvement, and maintenance. See California Streets and Highways Code 23
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • maintenance: includes any of the following:

    California Streets and Highways Code 27

  • 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: means any person, firm, partnership, association, corporation, organization, limited liability company, or business trust. See California Streets and Highways Code 19
  • Person: includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, limited liability company, business trust, corporation, or company. See California Government Code 17
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Process: includes a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings of either a civil or criminal nature. See California Government Code 22
  • Public agency: as used in this article , means the state, and any city, county, city and county, municipal corporation, public district, or public authority located in whole or in part within this state which provides or has authority to provide firefighting, police, ambulance, medical, or other emergency services. See California Government Code 53101
  • Public safety agency: as used in this article , means a functional division of a public agency which provides firefighting, police, medical, or other emergency services. See California Government Code 53102
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Referral method: as used in this article , means a telephone service which, upon the receipt of a telephone request for emergency services, provides the requesting party with the telephone number of the appropriate public safety agency or other provider of emergency services. See California Government Code 53106
  • 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 Government Code 18
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Government Code 10
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.
  • Variable Rate: Having a "variable" rate means that the APR changes from time to time based on fluctuations in an external rate, normally the Prime Rate. This external rate is known as the "index." If the index changes, the variable rate normally changes. Also see Fixed Rate.