California Military and Veterans Code General Provisions
- Section 1.
This act shall be known as the Military and Veterans Code.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 2.
The provisions of this code in so far as they are substantially the same as existing statutes relating to the same subject matter shall be...
- Section 3.
All persons who, at the time this code goes into effect, hold office under any of the acts repealed by this code, which offices are...
- Section 4.
No action or proceeding commenced before this code takes effect, and no right accrued, is affected by the provisions of this code, but all procedure...
- Section 5.
Unless the context otherwise requires, the general provisions hereinafter set forth shall govern the construction of this code.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 6.
Division, part, chapter, and article headings contained herein shall not be deemed to govern, limit, modify, or in any manner affect the scope, meaning, or...
- Section 7.
Whenever, by the provisions of this code, a power is granted to a public officer or a duty imposed upon such an officer, the power...
- Section 8.
Writing includes any form of recorded message capable of comprehension by ordinary visual means. Whenever any notice, report, statement or record is required by this...
- Section 9.
Whenever any reference is made to any section of this code or to any law of this State or the United States or to the...
- Section 10.
Section means section of this code unless some other statute is specifically mentioned.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 11.
The present tense includes the past and future tenses; and the future, the present.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 12.
The singular number includes the plural, and the plural the singular.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 13.
County includes city and county.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 14.
Shall is mandatory and may is permissive.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 15.
Oath includes affirmation.(Enacted by Stats. 1935, Ch. 389.)
- Section 16.
An oath authorized or required by Division 2 of this code or the regulations issued thereunder or the statutes or regulations governing the United States...
- Section 17.
Signature or subscription includes mark when the signer or subscriber cannot write, such signer s or subscriber s name being written near the mark by...
- Section 18.
Whenever used in this code, in specifying or defining the rights of employees of the State, or of any county, city and county, city, public...
Last modified: September 9, 2016