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Public Utilities Code - PUC

DIVISION 10. TRANSIT DISTRICTS [24501 - 107025]

  ( Division 10 repealed and added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1036.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

PART 4. ORANGE COUNTY TRANSIT DISTRICT [40000 - 40617]

  ( Part 4 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899. )

CHAPTER 1. General Provisions [40000 - 40014]

  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899. )

ARTICLE 1. Definitions [40000 - 40006]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899. )

40000.
  

This part shall be known and cited as the “Orange County Transit District Act of 1965.”

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899.)

40001.
  

Unless the context otherwise requires, the provisions of this article govern the construction of this part.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899.)

40002.
  

“District” means the Orange County Transit District formed under this part.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899.)

40003.
  

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

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899.)

40004.
  

“Voter” means any elector who is registered under the Elections Code.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899.)

40005.
  

“Transit” means the transportation of passengers only and their incidental baggage by means other than by chartered bus, sightseeing bus, or any other motor vehicle not on an individual passenger fare-paying basis and includes carpools and ridesharing in private vehicles. Nothing in this section shall be construed to prohibit the district from leasing its buses to private certified public carriers or to prohibit the district from providing schoolbus service for the transportation of pupils between their homes and schools.

(Amended by Stats. 1989, Ch. 367, Sec. 2.)

40006.
  

“Transit works” or “transit facilities” means all real and personal property, equipment, rights, or interests owned or to be acquired by the district for transit service.

(Added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1899.)

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