Terms Used In California Codes > Public Resources Code > Division 5 > Chapter 7.5
- Acquire: includes purchase, condemnation, lease, and gift. See California Government Code 15802
- ballot: means any of the following:
California Elections Code 301
- Board: means the State Public Works Board. See California Government Code 15802
- candidate: includes any officeholder who is subject to a recall election. See California Elections Code 305
- Construction: includes the extension, enlargement, repair, renovation, restoration, improvement, furnishing, and equipping of any public building. See California Government Code 15802
- 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 Public Resources Code 14
- Department: means the Department of Human Resources. See California Government Code 19815
- Election: means any election including a primary that is provided for under this code. See California Elections Code 318
- Elector: means a person who is a United States citizen 18 years of age or older and, except as specified in subdivision (b), is a resident of an election precinct in this state on or before the day of an election. See California Elections Code 321
- 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.
- General election: means either of the following:
California Elections Code 324
- Green Party: means the Green Party of California. See California Elections Code 7900
- 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
- Nonpartisan office: means an office, except for a voter-nominated office, for which no party may nominate a candidate. See California Elections Code 334
- Party: means a political party or organization that has qualified for participation in any primary or presidential general election. See California Elections Code 338
- Person: includes any person, firm, association, organization, partnership, limited liability company, business trust, corporation, or company. See California Government Code 17
- Primary election: includes all primary nominating elections provided for by this code. See California Elections Code 341
- Property: includes all property, real, personal or mixed, tangible or intangible, or any interest therein necessary or desirable for carrying out the purposes of this part. See California Government Code 15802
- Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
- Sole ownership: The type of property ownership in which one individual holds legal title to the property and has full control of it.
- Special election: is a n election, the specific time for the holding of which is not prescribed by law. See California Elections Code 356
- State agency: includes any state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, commission, organization, or agency including, without limitation, the University of California, the California State University, the California Community Colleges, and the Judicial Council. See California Government Code 15802
- Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which the term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Government Code 10
- Voter-nominated office: means a congressional or state elective office for which a candidate may choose to have his or her party preference or lack of party preference indicated upon the ballot. See California Elections Code 359.5