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DIVISION 10. TRANSIT DISTRICTS [24501 - 107025]

  ( Division 10 repealed and added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1036. )

PART 13. GOLDEN EMPIRE TRANSIT DISTRICT [101000 - 101372]

  ( Heading of Part 13 amended by Stats. 1973, Ch. 590. )

CHAPTER 2. Definitions [101005 - 101014]
  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161. )

101005.
  

Unless the context otherwise specifically requires, the definitions set forth in this chapter shall govern the construction of this part.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101006.
  

“District” means the Golden Empire Transit District formed under the provisions of this part.

(Amended by Stats. 1973, Ch. 590.)

101007.
  

“Board” means the board of directors of the district.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101008.
  

“County” means the County of Kern.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101009.
  

“Board of supervisors” means the board of supervisors of the county.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101010.
  

“Voter” means any elector who is registered to vote under the provisions of the Elections Code and who resides within the territory proposed for formation of the district or within the territory comprising the district after its formation.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101011.
  

“Transit” means the transportation of passengers by any means and includes the transportation of the incidental baggage of passengers.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101012.
  

“Transit works” or “transit facilities” means any and all real or personal property, equipment, rights or interests acquired, constructed, leased, purchased, owned or otherwise operated by the district for transit purposes and including any future acquisition of any of the same in any manner.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101013.
  

“Commission” means the local agency formation commission, of the county.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

101014.
  

“Existing system” means any transit service or system of a publicly or privately owned public utility, or division thereof, operating entirely within the district or at least 40 percent of whose revenue vehicle miles for the preceding calendar year were operated within the district, but does not include a charter-party carrier or the charter service of a passenger stage corporation.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1161.)

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