2017 California Code
Water Code - WAT
DIVISION 27 - PURCHASE AND SALE OF ELECTRIC POWER
CHAPTER 1 - General Provisions and Definitions
(a) The development and operation of a program as provided in this division is in all respects for the welfare and the benefit of the people of the state, to protect the public peace, health, and safety, and constitutes an essential governmental purpose.
(b) This division shall be construed in a manner so as to effectuate the purposes and objectives thereof.
(Added by Stats. 2001, 1st Ex. Sess., Ch. 4, Sec. 4. Effective February 1, 2001.)