Article 1. Short Title, Construction And Severability of California Financial Code >> Division 15.5. >> Chapter 1. >> Article 1.
This division shall be known and may be cited as the "State
Assistance Fund for Enterprise Act of 1989."
In this division, unless the context otherwise requires:
(a) A reference to a statute or to a regulation includes such
statute or regulation as amended, whether before or after the
effective date of this division, as well as any new statute or
regulation substituted for such statute or regulation after the
effective date of this division.
(b) A reference to a governmental agency or to a public officer
includes any governmental agency or public officer which succeeds
after the effective date of this division to substantially the same
functions as those performed by such governmental agency or public
officer on the effective date of this division.
If any provision of this division or the application thereof
to any person or circumstances is held invalid, illegal, or
unenforceable, such invalidity, illegality, or enforceability shall
not affect other provisions or applications of this division which
can be given effect without the invalid, illegal, or unenforceable
provision or application, and to this end, the provisions of this
division are declared to be severable.