§ 1796.55 (a) A home care organization that operates in violation of any …
§ 1796.57 It is a misdemeanor for a person to falsely represent or present …
§ 1796.58 Any person who violates this chapter, or who willfully or repeatedly …
§ 1796.59 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, the …

Terms Used In California Codes > Health and Safety Code > Division 2 > Chapter 13 > Article 11

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • County: includes city and county. See California Education Code 24937
  • department: means State Department of Health Services. See California Education Code 24943
  • Director: means "State Director of Health Services. See California Education Code 24944
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.