§ 5500 As used in this article, “commercial air operator” means any person …
§ 5501 As used in this article, “aircraft” means any contrivance used for …
§ 5502 As used in this article, “person” means any individual, firm, …
§ 5503 (a) All commercial air operators shall maintain in force at …
§ 5504 This article does not apply to any person licensed under Article 1 …
§ 5506 (a) All commercial air operators shall comply with any …
§ 5508 (a) The protection against liability shall be continued in …
§ 5510 Any commercial air operator who knowingly refuses or fails to procure …
§ 5511 (a) Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 5506, a city, …
§ 5512 (a) Following an administrative hearing, a city, county, or city …
§ 5513 (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this article, any …

Terms Used In California Codes > Public Utilities Code > Division 2 > Chapter 9 > Article 1

  • aircraft: means any contrivance used for navigation of, or flight in, the air. See California Public Utilities Code 5501
  • 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.
  • City: includes city and county and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Public Utilities Code 19
  • commercial air operator: means any person owning, controlling, operating, renting, or managing aircraft for any commercial purpose for compensation. See California Public Utilities Code 5500
  • 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 Utilities Code 18
  • 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.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: means any individual, firm, partnership, private, municipal or public corporation, limited liability company, company, association, joint stock association, trustee, receiver, assignee, or other similar representative. See California Public Utilities Code 5502
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Water Code 18
  • Subdivision: means a subdivision of the section in which that term occurs unless some other section is expressly mentioned. See California Public Utilities Code 10
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.