Article 1. Definitions of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 10. >> Part 9. >> Chapter 1. >> Article 1.
This act shall be known and cited as the "Santa Barbara
Metropolitan Transit District Act of 1965."
Unless the context otherwise requires, the provisions of
this article govern the construction of this part.
"District" means the Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit
District formed under this act.
"Board" means the board of directors of this district.
"Voter" means any elector who is registered under the
"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. 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.
"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.