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California Code of Regulations
Title 17, Division 2
Chapter 3 - Community Services
SubChapter 4 - Residential Services and Quality Assurance Regulations
Article 1 - Definitions
§56001. Meaning of Words.
§56001. Meaning of Words.

 

Words shall have their usual meaning unless the context or a definition clearly indicates a different meaning.Words used in their present tense include the future tense; words in the singular form include the plural form. Use of the word “shall” denotes mandatory conduct; “may” denotes permissive conduct.
Note
Authority cited: Sections 4681.1 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Sections 4681.1 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code.
History
1. Repealer of former subchapter 4 (articles 1-2, sections 56550-56610) and new subchapter 4 (articles 1-11, sections 56001-56067 ), article 1 ( sections 56001-56002 ) and section filed 1-14-91; operative 2-13-91 (Register 91, No. 14).
2. Editorial correction of History 1 (Register 98, No. 27).