§ 1010 As used in this chapter:(a) “Home” means any facility operated …
§ 1011 (a) There is in the department a Veterans’ Home of California …
§ 1012 (a) Except as provided in Section 1012.4, veterans’ homes are …
§ 1012.1 (a) Prior to the admission of a veteran, spouse, or domestic …
§ 1012.2 (a) Notwithstanding any other law, any member of the home who …
§ 1012.3 (a) Members of a home, including members who are nonveteran …
§ 1012.4 Notwithstanding Section 1012, the department may arrange by contract …
§ 1013 All property conveyed to and accepted by the State under the …
§ 1023 (a) The department may sue and be sued in any of the courts of …
§ 1025 The home shall be open at any time to the inspection of the Secretary …
§ 1030.1 The department may enter into contracts with the United States or any …
§ 1030.2 The department may enter into contracts with the United States or any …
§ 1032 The department shall fix a schedule of wages for members who are …
§ 1033.1 (a) The department may pay the premiums on behalf of its members …
§ 1034 Except money received from this state for disbursement, all moneys …
§ 1035 (a) (1) All moneys and other personal property of any …
§ 1035.05 (a) (1) All moneys and other personal property of any …
§ 1035.1 (a) (1) A will executed by a member who was a member of a …
§ 1035.2 Any personal property held by a home pursuant to Section 1035 that …
§ 1035.3 (a) (1) If no will or heir is discovered within two years …
§ 1035.4 (a) All personal property held or received by a home pursuant to …
§ 1035.5 (a) The administrator shall provide to the heirs or devisees of …
§ 1035.6 (a) The administrator shall provide each member of a home with a …
§ 1035.7 (a) Upon admission to a home, the administrator of each home …
§ 1036 The members may voluntarily deposit money with a home, which the home …
§ 1037 The money belonging to a member and voluntarily deposited with a home …
§ 1038 All money deposited with a home for a member shall be paid to him or …
§ 1038.1 All personal property other than money left at a home by a member at …
§ 1038.5 Any money deposited with a home by a member shall be credited with …
§ 1039.3 The administrator, subject to the approval of the secretary, may …
§ 1042 All accrued interest on money turned over to the administrator and …
§ 1042.1 If any check is drawn upon any trust fund of a home, except checks …
§ 1043 With the exception of officers and employees and their families, no …
§ 1044 The secretary may adopt rules and regulations governing the admission …
§ 1044.5 (a) A member of a home has the right to complain and otherwise …
§ 1045 This chapter does not prevent the state from transferring the …
§ 1046 (a) If it appears necessary or proper that a guardian or …
§ 1047 (a) (1) The Veterans’ Home Morale, Welfare, and Recreation …
§ 1048 (a) A Morale, Welfare, and Recreation Operating Fund (MWRO Fund) …
§ 1049 (a) Moneys in the Morale, Welfare, and Recreation Fund …
§ 1050 Veterans’ Home Allied Councils, which are established pursuant to the …
§ 1051 (a) On or before January 1, 2019, the department shall create a …
§ 1052 (a) The master plan for the overall operation of the veterans’ …

Terms Used In California Codes > Military and Veterans Code > Division 5 > Chapter 1

  • Administrator: means the senior executive appointed to operate a home. See California Government Code 13995.102
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • assessment level: means the estimated gross dollar amount received by assessment from all assessed businesses on an annual basis, and "assessment formula" means the allocation method used within each industry segment (for example, percentage of gross revenue or percentage of transaction charges). See California Government Code 13995.60
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Buy: includes an offer to buy, purchase, barter, exchange, or trade. See California Government Code 51921
  • 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 19428
  • Day: means calendar day, and "week" means calendar week. See California Government Code 51927
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Department: means the Department of Veterans Affairs. See California Government Code 13995.102
  • Director: means the Director of Fish and Wildlife. See California Government Code 51929
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fishery: means both of the following:

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  • Home: means any facility operated by the department for the provision of long-term care, assisted living, adult day health, independent living, or other health care services to eligible veterans. See California Government Code 13995.102
  • In forma pauperis: In the manner of a pauper. Permission given to a person to sue without payment of court fees on claim of indigence or poverty.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • 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
  • Legatee: A beneficiary of a decedent
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Member: means a veteran or nonveteran spouse or domestic partner who has been admitted to residency at a veterans' home. See California Government Code 13995.102
  • Mile: means either a statute mile (5,280 feet) or a nautical mile (6,077 feet) depending on the application. See California Government Code 51936
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • 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
  • Oath: includes an affirmation or declaration. See California Education Code 17389
  • Open season: means that period of time during which the taking of birds, mammals, fish, reptiles, or amphibians is allowed as prescribed in this code and regulations adopted by the commission. See California Government Code 51939.2
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Pro se: A Latin term meaning "on one's own behalf"; in courts, it refers to persons who present their own cases without lawyers.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • 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
  • Purchase: means "buy" as defined in Section 24. See California Government Code 51942
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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.
  • 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 Veterans Affairs. See California Government Code 13995.102
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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.
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Education Code 1001
  • 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
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Government Code 51944
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 19404
  • 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.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Veteran: means a person who is eligible for benefits under this chapter. See California Government Code 13995.102
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.
  • war: shall mean : (a) whenever Congress has declared war and peace has not been formally restored. See California Education Code 1000
  • Writing: includes printing and typewriting. See California Education Code 17389