§ 2700 There is hereby established in the State of California a …
§ 2701 The survey shall organize and monitor the program with the advice of …
§ 2702 The survey shall purchase, install, and maintain instruments in …
§ 2703 The survey shall maintain and service the strong-motion instruments …
§ 2704 It is the intent of the Legislature in enacting this chapter to …
§ 2705 (a) A city, county, and city and county shall collect a fee from …
§ 2705.5 The California Geological Survey shall advise counties and cities as …
§ 2707 The survey, upon the advice of the Seismic Safety Commission, …
§ 2709 Any city or county that has been exempted from the provisions of …
§ 2709.1 (a) No strong-motion instrumentation shall be installed pursuant …

Terms Used In California Codes > Public Resources Code > Division 2 > Chapter 8

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • 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
  • City: includes "city and county" and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Government Code 20
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Council: as used in this chapter , means the Planning Advisory and Assistance Council established pursuant to subdivision (a) of Section 65040. See California Government Code 65028.1
  • County: includes city and county. See California Government Code 19
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Corporations Code 14
  • County: includes "city and county. See California Public Resources Code 14
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Functional plan: as used in this chapter , means an intermediate- or short-range plan for the operation of a discrete function of state government. See California Government Code 65026
  • 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.
  • Notice: includes all papers and orders required to be served in any proceedings before any court, board, or officer, or when required by law to be served independently of such proceeding. See California Government Code 26660
  • Office: as used in this chapter means the Office of Planning and Research. See California Government Code 65025
  • Person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See California Corporations Code 18
  • 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.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Proxy voting: The practice of allowing a legislator to cast a vote in committee for an absent legislator.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Report: as used in this chapter , means the State Environmental Goals and Policy Report. See California Government Code 65027
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Education Code 77
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term appears unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Corporations Code 10
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.