Chapter 2. Definitions of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 10. >> Part 14. >> Chapter 2.
Unless the context otherwise requires, the provisions of
this chapter govern the construction of this part.
"District" means the Sacramento Regional Transit District.
"Transit" means the transportation of passengers and their
incidental baggage by any means.
"Transit works" or "transit facilities" means any or all
real and personal property, equipment, rights, or interests owned, or
to be acquired, by the district for transit service or purposes.
"Board of directors", "board", and "directors", means the
board of directors of the district.
"City" means, individually, the Cities of Citrus Heights,
Davis, Elk Grove, Folsom, Rancho Cordova, Roseville, Sacramento, West
Sacramento, and Woodland, and any other city that is annexed to the
district as provided in this part.
"County" means, individually, the Counties of Sacramento
and Yolo, and any other county which is annexed, in whole or in part,
to the district as provided in this part.
"Public agency" includes the State of California, and any
county, city, district, or other political subdivision or public
entity of, or organized under the laws of, this state, or any
department, instrumentality, or agency thereof.
"System" means all transit works and transit facilities
owned or held, or to be owned or held, by the district for transit
"Revenues" means all rates, fares, tolls, rentals, or other
income and revenue actually received or receivable by, or for the
account of, the district from the operation of the system, including,
without limiting the generality of the foregoing, interest allowed
on any moneys or securities, any profits derived from the sale of any
securities, and any consideration in any way derived from any
properties owned, operated, or at any time maintained by the
"Person" includes any individual, firm, partnership,
association, corporation, limited liability company, trust, or
business trust, or the receiver, trustee, or conservator for any
thereof, but does not include a public agency, as defined in Section
"Establish" includes establish, construct, complete,
acquire, extend, or reroute. It does not, however, include the
maintenance and operation of any existing system acquired by the
"Sacramento Area Council of Governments" means that agency
or any successor thereto.
"Tax or financial support" includes funds made available
pursuant to the "Mills-Alquist-Deddeh Act" (Chapter 4 (commencing
with Section 99200) of Part 11 of Division 10), which is also known
as the Transportation Development Act, or any successor to that act.
"Member entity" means a city or county that is within the
boundaries of the district as defined in Section 102052.5.
"Participating entity" means a city or county that has
entered into an agreement with the district pursuant to subdivision
(b) of Section 102100.3, but only during the period in which the
agreement is in effect. "Participating entities" means all those
cities and counties.
"Voting entity" means a member entity or a participating
entity. "Voting entities" means all member entities and participating
"Transportation planning agency" shall have the meaning
provided in Section 99214.