§ 79 There is in the Department of Industrial Relations the Division of …
§ 80 The headquarters of the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, …
§ 81 The employees of the division shall devote their full time to the …
§ 82 (a) The Division of Labor Standards Enforcement succeeds to, and …
§ 83 (a) The Division of Labor Standards Enforcement succeeds to, and …
§ 87 All persons, other than temporary employees, serving in the state …
§ 88 The personnel records of all employees transferred pursuant to …
§ 89 The Division of Labor Standards Enforcement shall have possession and …
§ 89.5 The Division of Labor Standards Enforcement may expend the money in …
§ 90 The Labor Commissioner, his deputies and agents, shall have free …
§ 90.2 (a) (1) Except as otherwise required by federal law, an …
§ 90.3 (a) It is the policy of this state to vigorously enforce the …
§ 90.5 (a) It is the policy of this state to vigorously enforce minimum …
§ 90.6 (a) In the case of an investigation by the field enforcement …
§ 90.7 When the division determines that an employer has violated Section …
§ 91 Any person who willfully impedes or prevents the Labor Commissioner …
§ 92 The Labor Commissioner, his deputies and agents, may issue subpenas …
§ 93 Obedience to subpoenas issued by the Labor Commissioner, or his …
§ 94 The office of the division shall be open for business from 9 o’clock …
§ 95 (a) The division may enforce the provisions of this code and all …
§ 96 The Labor Commissioner and his or her deputies and representatives …
§ 96.3 In cases where employees are covered by a collective bargaining …
§ 96.5 The Labor Commissioner shall conduct such hearings as may be …
§ 96.6 The Industrial Relations Unpaid Wage Fund is hereby created as a …
§ 96.7 The Labor Commissioner, after investigation and upon determination …
§ 96.8 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, beginning 20 days after a …
§ 97 The Labor Commissioner, his deputies and representatives shall not be …
§ 98 (a) The Labor Commissioner is authorized to investigate employee …
§ 98.1 (a) Within 15 days after the hearing is concluded, the Labor …
§ 98.2 (a) Within 10 days after service of notice of an order, …
§ 98.3 (a) The Labor Commissioner may prosecute all actions for the …
§ 98.4 The Labor Commissioner may, upon the request of a claimant …
§ 98.5 The Labor Commissioner shall have the right to intervene in any court …
§ 98.6 (a) A person shall not discharge an employee or in any manner …
§ 98.7 (a) (1) Any person who believes that he or she has been …
§ 98.74 (a) If the Labor Commissioner determines, after an investigation …
§ 98.75 The Labor Commissioner shall submit a report to the Legislature by …
§ 98.8 The Labor Commissioner shall promulgate all regulations and rules of …
§ 98.9 Upon a finding by the Labor Commissioner that a willful or deliberate …
§ 98.10 v2 (a) On or before June 1, 2017, the Labor Commissioner shall …
§ 99 The division may file preferred claims, mechanics’ liens, and other …
§ 100 The division may join various claimants in one preferred claim or …
§ 100.5 Preferred claims for work performed or personal services rendered are …
§ 101 No court costs of any nature shall be payable by the division, in any …
§ 101.5 No fees shall be payable for the filing or recording of any document …
§ 102 The sheriff or marshal shall specify when the summons or process is …
§ 103 The Labor Commissioner shall, to the extent provided for by any …
§ 104 The Labor Commissioner shall, upon the written request of the labor …
§ 105 (a) The Labor Commissioner shall provide qualified bilingual …
§ 106 (a) The Labor Commissioner may authorize an employee of any of …
§ 107 (a) The enforcement of Section 14110.65 of the Welfare and …

Terms Used In California Codes > Labor Code > Division 1 > Chapter 4

  • Action: means an action for partition under this title. See California Education Code 18743
  • Advisory committee: means the Advisory Committee on Salmon and Steelhead Trout, established pursuant to Resolution Chapter 141 of the Statutes of 1983, except that there shall be two additional members appointed by the Joint Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture after consultation with the Director of Fish and Game and the Fish and Game Commission. See California Government Code 12481
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Agency: means the Labor and Workforce Development Agency. See California Education Code 32290
  • Anadromous fish: means fish which spawn in fresh water and spend a portion of their lives in the ocean. See California Government Code 51914
  • Angling: means the taking of, or attempting to take, fish by hook and line with the line held in the hand, or by hook and line with the line attached to a pole or rod which is closely attended or held in the hand in such a manner that the fish voluntarily takes the bait or lure in its mouth. See California Government Code 51915
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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
  • Aquaculture: means that form of agriculture devoted to the propagation, cultivation, maintenance, and harvesting of aquatic plants and animals in marine, brackish, and fresh water. See California Government Code 51917
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bag limit: means the maximum limit, in number or amount, of birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, or amphibians that may lawfully be taken by any one person during a specified period of time. See California Government Code 51918
  • Buy: includes an offer to buy, purchase, barter, exchange, or trade. See California Government Code 51921
  • Commission: means the Fish and Game Commission, and "commissioner" means a member of the Fish and Game Commission. See California Government Code 51924
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Council: means the Pacific Fishery Management Council established pursuant to the act, or its successor agency. See California Government Code 12473
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Education Code 32284
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Education Code 17389
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Department: means Department of Industrial Relations. See California Education Code 32295.5
  • Department: means the Department of Fish and Wildlife. See California Government Code 51928
  • Director: means Director of Industrial Relations. See California Education Code 32390
  • Director: means the Director of Fish and Wildlife. See California Government Code 51929
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Escheat: Reversion of real or personal property to the state when 1) a person dies without leaving a will and has no heirs, or 2) when the property (such as a bank account) has been inactive for a certain period of time. Source: OCC
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fish: means a wild fish, mollusk, crustacean, invertebrate, amphibian, or part, spawn, or ovum of any of those animals. See California Government Code 51930
  • Fish offal: means the heads, viscera, and other parts of fish taken off in preparing for canning, preserving, packing, and preparing for consumption in a fresh state. See California Government Code 12512
  • Fishery: means both of the following:

    California Government Code 52008

  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Kelp: means kelp or other marine aquatic plants and the seeds thereof. See California Government Code 51933
  • Labor Commissioner: means Chief of the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement. See California Education Code 32400
  • Lien: means a mortgage, deed of trust, or other security interest in property whether arising from contract, statute, common law, or equity. See California Education Code 18743
  • Net: means any gear made of any kind of twine, thread, string, rope, wire, wood, or other materials used for the gilling, entangling, trapping, or impounding of fish. See California Government Code 51937
  • Nonresident: means a person who is not a resident as defined in Section 70. See California Government Code 51938
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See California Education Code 32287
  • Oath: includes an affirmation or declaration. See California Education Code 17389
  • Owner: means any person, including his or her legal representative, who has or had a legal or equitable interest in unclaimed property. See California Government Code 12525
  • Packer: means any person canning fish or preserving fish by the common methods of drying, salting, pickling, smoking, cold packing, or vacuum packing. See California Government Code 12512
  • Person: means any person, association, organization, partnership, business trust, limited liability company, or corporation. See California Education Code 32289
  • Person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See California Education Code 17389
  • Person: means any natural person or any partnership, corporation, limited liability company, trust, or other type of association. See California Government Code 51941
  • Person: includes any individual, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, unincorporated association, or other legal entity. See California Government Code 12525
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action, and evidences of debt. See California Education Code 17389
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • Process: signifies a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See California Education Code 17389
  • Process: includes a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings of either a civil or criminal nature. See California Education Code 19431
  • Property: includes both personal and real property. See California Education Code 17389
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See California Education Code 18743
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Public debt: Cumulative amounts borrowed by the Treasury Department or the Federal Financing Bank from the public or from another fund or account. The public debt does not include agency debt (amounts borrowed by other agencies of the Federal Government). The total public debt is subject to a statutory limit.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Purchase: means "buy" as defined in Section 24. See California Government Code 51942
  • Reduction plant: means any plant used in the reduction or conversion of fish into fish flour, fishmeal, fish scrap, fertilizer, fish oil, or other fishery products or byproducts. See California Government Code 12512
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Resident: means any person who has resided continuously in the State of California for six months or more immediately prior to the date of his application for a license or permit, any person on active military duty with the Armed Forces of the United States or auxiliary branch thereof, or any person enrolled in the Job Corps established pursuant to Section 2883 of Title 29 of the United States Code. See California Government Code 51943
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • season: means "open season. See California Government Code 51939.2
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development. See California Education Code 32300
  • Sell: includes offer or possess for sale, barter, exchange, or trade. See California Government Code 51945
  • 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.
  • Sheriff: includes "marshal. See California Education Code 32425
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Education Code 32283
  • State: includes the District of Columbia and the territories when applied to the different parts of the United States, and the words "United States" may include the district and territories. See California Education Code 17389
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Government Code 51950
  • state agency: includes every state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, and commission. See California Government Code 11000
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Government Code 51944
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Take: means hunt, pursue, catch, capture, or kill, or attempt to hunt, pursue, catch, capture, or kill. See California Government Code 51951
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Unclaimed property: means any tangible personal property or intangible personal property, including choses in action in amounts certain, and all debts owed or entrusted funds or other property held by any federal agency or any officer or employee thereof, whether occasioned by contract or operation of law or otherwise, except bonuses and gratuities, which has remained unclaimed by the owner for:

    California Government Code 12525

  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Violation: includes a failure to comply with any requirement of the code. See California Education Code 32400 v2
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.