onecle - legal research

Court Opinions

State Laws

US Code

US Constitution

California Code of Civil Procedure Section 393

Legal Research Home > California Laws > Code of Civil Procedure > California Code of Civil Procedure Section 393

393.  Subject to the power of the court to transfer actions and
proceedings as provided in this title, the county in which the cause,
or some part of the cause, arose, is the proper county for the trial
of the following actions:
   (a) For the recovery of a penalty or forfeiture imposed by
statute, except, that when it is imposed for an offense committed on
a lake, river, or other stream of water, situated in two or more
counties, the action may be tried in any county bordering on the
lake, river, or stream, and opposite to the place where the offense
was committed.
   (b) Against a public officer or person especially appointed to
execute the duties of a public officer, for an act done by the
officer or person in virtue of the office, or against a person who,
by the officer's command or in the officer's aid, does anything
touching the duties of the officer.
Section: Previous  392  393  394  395  395.1  395.2  395.5  396  396a  396b  397  397.5  398  399  400  Next

Speak with a Lawyer in California

Last modified: March 17, 2014