§ 25500 In accordance with the provisions of this division, the commission …
§ 25500.1 (a) The owner of a proposed solar thermal powerplant, for which …
§ 25500.5 The commission shall certify sufficient sites and related facilities …
§ 25501 This chapter does not apply to any site or related facility for which …
§ 25501.7 Any person proposing to construct a facility or a site to which …
§ 25502 Each person proposing to construct a thermal powerplant or electric …
§ 25502.3 Except as provided in Section 25501.7, any person proposing to …
§ 25503 Each notice of intention to file an application shall contain at …
§ 25504 The notice of intention shall include a statement by the applicant …
§ 25504.5 An applicant may, in the notice, propose a site to be approved which …
§ 25505 Upon receipt of a notice, the commission shall cause a summary of the …
§ 25506 The commission shall request the appropriate local, regional, state, …
§ 25506.5 The commission shall request the Public Utilities Commission, for …
§ 25507 (a) If any alternative site and related facility proposed in the …
§ 25508 The commission shall cooperate with, and render advice to, the …
§ 25509 Within 45 days of the filing of the notice, the commission shall …
§ 25509.5 No sooner than 15 days after the conclusion of the presentations …
§ 25510 After the conclusion of such hearings, and no later than 150 days …
§ 25511 The commission shall review the factors related to safety and …
§ 25512 The summary and hearing order shall be based upon the record of the …
§ 25512.5 Within 15 days of the publication of the summary and hearing order, a …
§ 25513 No earlier than 30 days after distribution of the summary and hearing …
§ 25513.3 Notwithstanding Sections 11425.30 and 11430.10 of the Government …
§ 25514 After conclusion of the hearings held pursuant to Section 25513 and …
§ 25514.3 In specifying any modifications, conditions, or criteria pursuant to …
§ 25514.5 In considering the acceptability of a site proposed to accommodate …
§ 25515 No later than 30 days after the final report is distributed, a …
§ 25516 The approval of the notice by the commission shall be based upon …
§ 25516.1 If a site and related facility found to be acceptable by the …
§ 25516.5 On a notice which proposes an expanded ultimate electric generating …
§ 25516.6 (a) Except as otherwise expressly provided in this division, the …
§ 25517 Except as provided in Section 25501, no construction of any thermal …
§ 25518 The Public Utilities Commission shall issue no certificate of public …
§ 25518.5 Nothing in this division shall preclude the concurrent initiation of …
§ 25519 (a) In order to obtain certification for a site and related …
§ 25519.5 (a) If the site and related facilities specified in the …
§ 25520 The application shall contain all of the following information and …
§ 25520.5 (a) In reviewing an application for an additional facility at a …
§ 25521 No earlier than 90 nor later than 240 days after the date of the …
§ 25522 (a) Except as provided in subdivision (c) of Section 25520.5, …
§ 25523 The commission shall prepare a written decision after the public …
§ 25524 (a) “Qualified applicant” for purposes of this section means an …
§ 25524.1 (a) Except for the existing Diablo Canyon Units 1 and 2 owned by …
§ 25524.2 Except for the existing Diablo Canyon Units 1 and 2 owned by Pacific …
§ 25524.5 The commission shall not certify any facility which adds generating …
§ 25525 The commission may not certify a facility contained in the …
§ 25526 (a) The commission shall not approve as a site for a facility …
§ 25527 The following areas of the state shall not be approved as a site for …
§ 25528 (a) The commission shall require, as a condition of …
§ 25529 When a facility is proposed to be located in the coastal zone or any …
§ 25530 The commission may order a reconsideration of all or part of a …
§ 25531 (a) The decisions of the commission on any application for …
§ 25532 The commission shall establish a monitoring system to assure that any …
§ 25534 (a) The commission may, after one or more hearings, amend the …
§ 25534.1 (a) The executive director of the commission may issue a …
§ 25534.2 (a) Within 30 days after service of an order issued under …
§ 25535 Such reasonable and direct costs as the applicant incurs to comply …
§ 25537 Upon approval of an application, the commission shall forward to the …
§ 25538 Upon receiving the commission’s request for review under subdivision …
§ 25539 In reviewing notices and applications for certification of …
§ 25540 If a person proposes to construct a geothermal powerplant and related …
§ 25540.1 The commission shall determine, within 30 days after the receipt of a …
§ 25540.2 Notwithstanding any other provision of law:(a) If an applicant …
§ 25540.3 (a) An applicant for a geothermal powerplant may propose a site …
§ 25540.4 Notwithstanding any other provision of law:(a) The decision of …
§ 25540.5 The commission may, at the petition of a county which has adopted a …
§ 25540.6 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no notice of …
§ 25541 The commission may exempt from this chapter thermal powerplants with …
§ 25541.1 It is the intent of the Legislature to encourage the development of …
§ 25541.5 (a) On or before January 1, 2001, the Secretary of the Resources …
§ 25542 In the case of any site and related facility or facilities for which …
§ 25543 (a) It is the intent of the Legislature to improve the process …

Terms Used In California Codes > Public Resources Code > Division 15 > Chapter 6

  • 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.
  • Association: includes any lodge, order, beneficial association, fraternal or beneficial society or association, historical, military, or veterans organization, labor union, foundation, or federation, or any other society, organization, or association, or degree, branch, subordinate lodge, or auxiliary thereof. See California Government Code 16726
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Board: means the state board, department, or agency authorized by that act to request the committee to cause bonds to be issued for the purpose of creating a fund that is to be expended by the board for the purposes specified in that act. See California Government Code 16722
  • Bond: means a state general obligation bond issued pursuant to an act adopting the provisions of this chapter. See California Government Code 16722
  • Bond act: means the act authorizing the issuance of state general obligation bonds and adopting this chapter by reference. See California Government Code 16722
  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Education Code 19429
  • Committee: means the finance committee or other body created by that act and authorized to cause bonds to be issued by the adoption of a resolution or resolutions. See California Government Code 16722
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Education Code 17491
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Education Code 1915
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • department: whenever used in this code , unless the context otherwise requires, means the State Department of Education. See California Education Code 89
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • 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.
  • executed: when used with respect to the documents filed pursuant to this code or pursuant to regulations adopted under this code, and presented to the Secretary of State, include a document bearing a signature under subdivision (a). See California Education Code 17495
  • fiscal agent: means any state fiscal agent selected and acting pursuant to Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 16670). See California Government Code 16650
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fund: means the fund created by that act, and into which the proceeds from the sale of the bonds are paid. See California Government Code 16722
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Insignia: includes badge, motto, button, decoration, charm, emblem, or rosette. See California Government Code 16726
  • Inter vivos: Transfer of property from one living person to another living person.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • 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 17496
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Education Code 17489
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 77
  • state agency: includes every state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, and commission. See California Government Code 11000
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term appears unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Education Code 17486
  • Tender: means a term of a bond that gives the holder the right to have the bond purchased from the holder at a predetermined price prior to maturity. See California Government Code 16722
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • 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.