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Evidence Code - EVID

DIVISION 5. BURDEN OF PROOF; BURDEN OF PRODUCING EVIDENCE; PRESUMPTIONS AND INFERENCES [500 - 670]

  ( Division 5 enacted by Stats. 1965, Ch. 299. )
  

CHAPTER 2. Burden of Producing Evidence [550- 550.]
  ( Chapter 2 enacted by Stats. 1965, Ch. 299. )

  
550.  

(a) The burden of producing evidence as to a particular fact is on the party against whom a finding on that fact would be required in the absence of further evidence.

(b) The burden of producing evidence as to a particular fact is initially on the party with the burden of proof as to that fact.

(Enacted by Stats. 1965, Ch. 299.)