California Code of Civil Procedure Section 1991.1

CA Civ Pro Code § 1991.1 (2017)  

Disobedience to a subpoena requiring attendance of a witness before an officer out of court in a deposition taken pursuant to Title 4 (commencing with Section 2016.010), or refusal to be sworn as a witness at that deposition, may be punished as contempt, as provided in subdivision (e) of Section 2023.030, without the necessity of a prior order of court directing compliance by the witness.

(Amended by Stats. 2004, Ch. 182, Sec. 21. Effective January 1, 2005. Operative July 1, 2005, by Sec. 64 of Ch. 182.)

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