§ 14110 The Legislature finds the following:(a) The incidence of …
§ 14111 The Legislature further finds that:(a) It is in the public …
§ 14112 The Legislature therefore intends:(a) To develop community …
§ 14113 Unless otherwise required by context, as used in this …
§ 14114 (a) First priority shall be given to programs that provide …
§ 14114.5 Other programs shall include subdivisions (a) and (f) of Section …
§ 14115 (a) First priority programs may additionally provide specific …
§ 14116 Second priority shall be given to programs that conform to the …
§ 14117 (a) Each program shall have a governing board or an interagency …
§ 14118 (a) The Office of Emergency Services shall prepare and issue …
§ 14119 (a) The Office of Emergency Services shall promote, organize, …
§ 14120 (a) Programs shall be funded, depending upon the availability of …
§ 14121 The Office of Emergency Services may hire support staff and utilize …

Terms Used In California Codes > Penal Code > Part 4 > Title 10

  • Action: includes a civil action and a special proceeding of a civil nature. See California Code of Civil Procedure 2016.020
  • 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.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • commission: means the California Transportation Commission. See California Government Code 14002.5
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • County: includes city and county. See California Government Code 19
  • Court: means the trial court in which the action is pending, unless otherwise specified. See California Code of Civil Procedure 2016.020
  • Department: means the Department of Transportation. See California Government Code 14002.5
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • director: means the Director of Emergency Services. See California Penal Code 14113
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • office: means the Office of Emergency Services. See California Penal Code 14113
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • 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.
  • Private law: A private bill enacted into law. Private laws have restricted applicability, often addressing immigration and naturalization issues affecting individuals.
  • 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
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Transportation. See California Government Code 14002.5
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the district and territories. See California Penal Code 7
  • 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 the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Government Code 10
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Writing: includes printing and typewriting. See California Code of Civil Procedure 17