§ 12671 The projects on the Ventura River and tributaries for flood …
§ 12672 The Ventura County Flood Control District shall give assurances …
§ 12673 The project for construction of flood control protection along the …
§ 12674 The Ventura County Flood Control District shall give assurances …
§ 12675 The Ventura County Flood Control District, in conjunction with the …
§ 12676 The projects for the Santa Ana River Basin for the protection of …
§ 12677 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District shall give …
§ 12678 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District, in conjunction with …
§ 12678.1 The project for flood control on the Santa Ana River Mainstem, …
§ 12678.2 The Orange County Flood Control District, the Riverside County Flood …
§ 12678.3 The Orange County Flood Control District, the Riverside County Flood …
§ 12679 The plan of improvement for flood control in the Santa Ana River …
§ 12680 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District and the Riverside …
§ 12681 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District and the Riverside …
§ 12681.1 The plan of improvement for flood control on Lytle and Warm Creeks, …
§ 12681.2 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District shall give …
§ 12681.3 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District, in conjunction with …
§ 12682 The general comprehensive plan for flood control in the basins of the …
§ 12683 The Los Angeles County Flood Control District shall give assurances …
§ 12684 The Los Angeles County Flood Control District, in conjunction with …
§ 12684.2 (a) The project for flood control in the Los Angeles County …
§ 12684.4 The Los Angeles County Flood Control District shall give assurances …
§ 12684.6 The Los Angeles County Flood Control District, in conjunction with …
§ 12684.8 The Secretary of the Resources Agency shall consult with appropriate …
§ 12685 The plan of improvement for flood protection on the Pajaro River and …
§ 12686 The Counties of Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and San Benito and the …
§ 12687 The Counties of Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and San Benito and the …
§ 12687.5 (a) The state may provide subvention funds in accordance with …
§ 12688 The program on the Los Angeles River Watershed is adopted and …
§ 12689 The Los Angeles County Flood Control District shall give the …
§ 12690 The program on the Santa Ynez River Watershed is adopted and …
§ 12691 The County of Santa Barbara shall give the necessary assurances that …
§ 12692 Consent is hereby given to the acquisition of lands by the United …
§ 12693 The project on the San Diego River for flood protection at San Diego …
§ 12694 The work of improvement on the San Diego River and Mission Bay, San …
§ 12695 The City of San Diego shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12696 The City of San Diego, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12697 The project for the Conn Creek Reservoir on Conn Creek for flood …
§ 12698 The project on the Russian River for flood protection and water …
§ 12699 The Sonoma County Flood Control and Water Conservation District and …
§ 12700 The Sonoma County Flood Control and Water Conservation District and …
§ 12701 The project on San Lorenzo Creek in Alameda County for flood control …
§ 12702 The Alameda County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12703 The Alameda County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, in …
§ 12704 The project for flood protection on San Lorenzo River in Santa Cruz …
§ 12705 The City of Santa Cruz shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12706 The City of Santa Cruz, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12706.3 (a) The project for flood control on the San Lorenzo River is …
§ 12707 The plan of improvement for flood control, levee, and channel …
§ 12708 The County of Santa Barbara shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12709 The County of Santa Barbara, in conjunction with the Department of …
§ 12710 The plan for channel improvements and appurtenant works for flood …
§ 12711 The department shall give assurances satisfactory to the Secretary of …
§ 12712 In conformance with the duty prescribed in Section 12642, it shall be …
§ 12713 The project for flood protection on the Eel River, in the Sandy …
§ 12714 The County of Humboldt shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12715 The County of Humboldt, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12716 The project for flood protection on Walnut Creek in Contra Costa …
§ 12717 The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12718 The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation …
§ 12718.1 The project for flood control on Alhambra Creek in Contra Costa …
§ 12718.2 The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12718.3 The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation …
§ 12719 The project for flood protection on Tahchevah Creek, Whitewater River …
§ 12720 The Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12721 The Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, …
§ 12721.5 (a) The project for flood control on the Santa Ana River at …
§ 12721.7 (a) The project for habitat restoration at Gunnerson Pond is …
§ 12721.8 Any local entity, for the purposes of carrying out a project …
§ 12722 The project for flood protection on Alameda Creek in Alameda County …
§ 12723 The Alameda County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12724 The Alameda County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, in …
§ 12725 The project for Russian River, Dry Creek, California is hereby …
§ 12726 The Sonoma County Flood Control and Water Conservation District shall …
§ 12727 The Sonoma County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, in …
§ 12727.1 The project for flood control on Sonoma Creek in Sonoma County is …
§ 12727.2 The Sonoma County Flood Control and Water Conservation District shall …
§ 12727.3 The Sonoma County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, in …
§ 12728 The project for flood protection on Redwood Creek in Humboldt County …
§ 12729 The County of Humboldt shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12730 The County of Humboldt, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12731 The project for flood control construction of debris basins and …
§ 12732 The County of Santa Barbara shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12733 The County of Santa Barbara, in conjunction with the Department of …
§ 12734 The project for Corte Madera Creek, Marin County, California, is …
§ 12735 The Marin County Flood Control and Water Conservation District shall …
§ 12736 The Marin County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, in …
§ 12737 The project for flood protection on the Klamath River at and in the …
§ 12738 The County of Del Norte shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12739 The County of Del Norte, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12740 The project for flood protection for the Lakeport Reservoir on Scott …
§ 12741 The Lake County Watershed Protection District shall give assurances …
§ 12742 The Lake County Watershed Protection District, in conjunction with …
§ 12743 The project for flood protection on San Diego River (Mission Valley), …
§ 12743.1 The City of San Diego shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12743.2 The City of San Diego, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12744 The project for flood protection on the Tijuana River in California …
§ 12744.1 The City of San Diego shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12744.2 The City of San Diego, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12745 The project for flood protection on the Sweetwater River in the …
§ 12745.1 With respect to the project authorized by Section 12745, the County …
§ 12746 The project for flood protection on Tahquitz Creek in California is …
§ 12746.1 The Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12746.2 The Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, …
§ 12747 The plan of improvement for flood control and other purposes on …
§ 12747.1 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District shall give …
§ 12747.2 The San Bernardino County Flood Control District, in conjunction with …
§ 12748 (a) The plan of improvement for flood control and other purposes …
§ 12748.1 The Napa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District shall …
§ 12748.2 The Napa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, in …
§ 12748.3 (a) The state may provide funds in accordance with Section …
§ 12748.5 The project for flood control construction of debris basins and …
§ 12748.6 The Santa Barbara County Flood Control and Water Conservation …
§ 12748.7 The Santa Barbara County Flood Control and Water Conservation …
§ 12749 The project for flood protection on Wildcat and San Pablo Creeks in …
§ 12749.1 The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12749.2 The Contra Costa County Flood Control and Water Conservation …
§ 12749.3 The project for flood control runoff retardation and soil erosion …
§ 12749.4 The Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District …
§ 12749.5 The project for flood protection on the San Luis Rey River in San …
§ 12749.6 The City of Oceanside shall give assurances satisfactory to the …
§ 12749.7 The City of Oceanside, in conjunction with the Department of the …
§ 12749.8 The project for flood protection measures on the Guadalupe River in …
§ 12749.81 The Santa Clara Valley Water District shall give assurances …
§ 12749.82 The Santa Clara Valley Water District, in conjunction with the …
§ 12749.9 The project for flood protection measures on Coyote/Berryessa Creeks …
§ 12749.91 The Santa Clara Valley Water District shall give assurances …
§ 12749.92 The Santa Clara Valley Water District in conjunction with the …
§ 12749.93 (a) The Murrieta Creek Flood Control Project from Winchester …
§ 12749.94 (a) The recreation and fish and wildlife features of the …
§ 12749.95 (a) (1) The project for flood control on the Whitewater …
§ 12749.97 Notwithstanding Sections 12749.93 and 12749.94, it is the intent of …
§ 12749.98 (a) The state may provide subvention funds in accordance with …
§ 12749.99 (a) The state may provide subvention funds in accordance with …

Terms Used In California Codes > Water Code > Division 6 > Part 6 > Chapter 2 > Article 3

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assessee: means the person to whom property or a tax is assessed. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 23
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • board: means the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 20
  • board of supervisors: means the board of supervisors of the principal county. See California Public Utilities Code 22901
  • City: includes city and county and "incorporated town" but does not include "unincorporated town" or "village. See California Public Utilities Code 19
  • City: includes incorporated city, city and county, municipal corporation, municipality, town, and incorporated town. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 14
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conference report: The compromise product negotiated by the conference committee. The "conference report" is submitted to each chamber for its consideration, such as approval or disapproval.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Controller: means the State Controller. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 21
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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 Water Code 14
  • County: includes city and county. See California Public Utilities Code 18
  • County: includes city and county. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 15
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • 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.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • 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.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Inter vivos: Transfer of property from one living person to another living person.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Joint tenancy: A form of property ownership in which two or more parties hold an undivided interest in the same property that was conveyed under the same instrument at the same time. A joint tenant can sell his (her) interest but not dispose of it by will. Upon the death of a joint tenant, his (her) undivided interest is distributed among the surviving joint tenants.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Life estate: A property interest limited in duration to the life of the individual holding the interest (life tenant).
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • partnership: shall include limited liability company, registered limited liability partnership, and foreign limited liability partnership, except where the context or the specific provisions of this division otherwise require. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 28.5
  • 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: includes any person, firm, partnership, general partner of a partnership, limited liability company, registered limited liability partnership, foreign limited liability partnership, association, corporation, company, syndicate, estate, trust, business trust, or organization of any kind. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 19
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • 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.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • 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.
  • Revocable trust: A trust agreement that can be canceled, rescinded, revoked, or repealed by the grantor (person who establishes the trust).
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Spouse: includes "registered domestic partner" as required by Section 297. See California Revenue and Taxation Code 12.2
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Water Code 18
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Public Utilities Code 17
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • 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
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Tenancy in common: A type of property ownership in which two or more individuals have an undivided interest in property. At the death of one tenant in common, his (her) fractional percentage of ownership in the property passes to the decedent
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Trustor: The person who makes or creates a trust. Also known as the grantor or settlor.
  • United States: means the United States of America, and in relation to any particular matter includes the officers, agents, employees, agencies, or instrumentalities authorized to act in relation thereto. See California Water Code 20