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§ 15366. Jurisdiction by Law.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 14. Natural Resources
Division 6. Resources Agency
Chapter 3. Guidelines for Implementation of the California Environmental Quality Act
Article 20. Definitions
14 CCR § 15366
§ 15366. Jurisdiction by Law.
(a) “Jurisdiction by law” means the authority of any public agency:
(1) To grant a permit or other entitlement for use,
(2) To provide funding for the project in question, or
(3) To exercise authority over resources which may be affected by the project.
(b) A city or county will have jurisdiction by law with respect to a project when the city or county having primary jurisdiction over the area involved is:
(1) The site of the project;
(2) The area in which the major environmental effects will occur; and/or
(3) The area in which reside those citizens most directly concerned by any such environmental effects.
(c) Where an agency having jurisdiction by law must exercise discretionary authority over a project in order for the project to proceed, it is also a responsible agency, see Section 15381, or the lead agency, see Section 15367.
Note: Authority cited: Section 21083, Public Resources Code. Reference: Sections 21080.3, 21080.4, 21104 and 21153, Public Resources Code.
1. Change without regulatory effect amendingNote filed 10-6-2005 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2005, No. 40).
This database is current through 1/7/22 Register 2022, No. 1
14 CCR § 15366, 14 CA ADC § 15366
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