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Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 3. OBLIGATIONS [1427 - 3273.16]

  ( Heading of Division 3 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 14. )
  

PART 2. CONTRACTS [1549 - 1701]

  ( Part 2 enacted 1872. )
  

TITLE 2.5. ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS [1633.1 - 1633.17]

  ( Title 2.5 added by Stats. 1999, Ch. 428, Sec. 1. )
  
1633.7.  

(a) A record or signature may not be denied legal effect or enforceability solely because it is in electronic form.

(b) A contract may not be denied legal effect or enforceability solely because an electronic record was used in its formation.

(c) If a law requires a record to be in writing, an electronic record satisfies the law.

(d) If a law requires a signature, an electronic signature satisfies the law.

(Added by Stats. 1999, Ch. 428, Sec. 1. Effective January 1, 2000.)